Graduate Studies Committee

The Graduate Studies Committee is a sub-committee of the University Senate. It determines Graduate Studies policy and is responsible for graduate curriculum and standards. The voting membership comprises ten members of the faculty (one from each academic college and a second member from each of the colleges with the most graduate programs; three-year terms), and two graduate students (one-year terms), one of whom is the President of the Graduate Students Association. The Dean of the Office of Graduate Studies and the Dean of University Libraries are ex officio members. Subcommittees of the Graduate Studies Committee review new and changed graduate courses, review applications for Graduate Faculty status, and make selections for graduate student awards.

The committee meets on the second Friday of the month during the academic year (if necessary, there may be occasional extra meetings). The meeting starts at 1 p.m. in the Psychology Building, 204. Items for the agenda should be submitted to the Dean at least one week before the meeting.

The members of the Graduate Studies Committee for 2014-2015 are:

Name Department College Term Expires
Faculty Members      
Elizabeth Katz, Chair Clinical Psychology CLA 2016
Barin Nag e-Business and Technology Management CBE 2016
Alex Vigo Kinesiology CHP 2016
Susan Radius Health Science CHP 2015
Michael Korzi Political Science CLA 2017
Steve Mogge Educational Technology and Literacy COE 2016
Rosemary Rappa Special Education COE 2015
Tonia Matthews

Art + Design, Art History,

Art Education

COFAC 2015
David Ownby Chemistry FCSM 2017
Raj Kolagani Physics Astronomy & Geosciences FCSM 2016
Alex Weghorst GSA President   2015
Jonathan Lugo GSA representative   2015
Janet DeLany Dean of Graduate Studies Graduate Studies
Deborah Nolan Dean of University Libraries Library n/a
Aileen Trainer Assistant VP for Accreditation and Compliance, Provost's Office   n/a
Coverley Beidleman Assistant Director of Operations, University Admissions   n/a
Erika Carlson-Hiles Associate Director - Academic Policy & Graduation   n/a
Note: representatives of the Registrar's Office, Admissions Office, the Office of Assessment, and others attend regularly






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