The Forum Review Panel (FRP) is a volunteer committee that plays a critically important role in The Forum’s Quality Improvement Program (QUIP) by making the final determination of whether or not an institution or organization that participates in a QUIP Review is in substantial conformity with The Forum’s Standards of Good Practice for Education Abroad.
Forum Review Panel
Sheila Bayne (Tufts University)
Martin Hogan (DIS – Study Abroad in Scandinavia)
Michael Steinberg (IES Abroad)
Lee Sternberger (James Madison University)
Susan Buck Sutton (Bryn Mawr College)
Qualifications of FRP Members
Appointment of FRP Members
FRP members are nominated by a committee consisting of: Forum QUIP staff members, the Chair of The Forum Council Standards Committee, and a Board member appointed by the Board’s Executive Committee. Based on the recommendations of this FRP nomination committee, FRP members are appointed by The Forum’s President and CEO.
Confidentiality and Conflict of Interest
Each FRP member must sign a confidentiality/non-disclosure agreement and a conflict of interest disclosure statement. FRP members will be asked to recuse themselves from any review for which there exists a real or perceived conflict of interest.