On a continuous basis, reviews and appraises graduate educational policies, programs, and procedures.
Recommends establishment, continuation, modification, and termination of graduate courses and degree programs.
Advises the Dean of the Graduate School.
Makes policy recommendations regarding the granting of graduate scholarships, assistantships, and fellowships.
Consults with the Academic Affairs Committee on those policies and procedures which jointly affect graduate and undergraduate education.
Composition and Tenure:
One member from each college that offers graduate training. At least two shall be members of the Senate. (F)
Three graduate students, with two-year terms, with one student representing a branch campus. (G)
President, Graduate and Professional Student Association; Dean of the Graduate School, serving as secretary; Provost and Executive Vice President or designee; Chancellor, WSU Spokane; Chancellor, WSU Tri-Cities; Chancellor, WSU Vancouver. (X)(#)
Chair elected by the Committee.
Permanent Subcommittee: Catalog Subcommittee
Has representation on the Steering Committee and Catalog Subcommittee.
Responsible to: Faculty Senate
Reports to: Faculty Senate; the President, Dean of the Graduate School, and the Provost and Executive Vice President
Daratha, Kenn (F), 2015
Chair, College of Nursing, Nursing
Marsh, Sue (F), 2015
College of Pharmacy, Pharmacy
Vyhnanek, Lou (F), 2015
Yoder, Jonathan (F), 2015
College of Agricultural, Human, and Natural Resource Sciences, Economic Sciences
Chandra, Murali (F), 2016
College of Veterinary Medicine, Integrated Physiology and Neuroscience
Clark, Aurora (F), 2016
College of Arts and Sciences, Chemistry
John Mariadoss, Babu (F), 2016
College of Business, Marketing and International Business
Salsbury, Tom (F), 2016
College of Education,Teaching and Learning
Chauvin, Ted (F), 2017
WWAMI Medical Education Program, Medical Sciences
James, Lincoln (F), 2017
College of Communication, Communication
Hossain, Akram (F), 2017
College of Engineering, Civil and Environmental Engineering
Schwartz, Jennifer (F), 2017
College of Arts and Sciences, Sociology
Carris, Lori (X)(#)
Secretary, Associate Dean, Graduate School
Neale, Nathan (X)(#)
Campbell, Chris (G), 2015
Criminal Justice and Criminology
Slaker, Megan (G), 2015
Adrian, Valerie (G), 2016
Andrefsky, Bill (X)(#)
Representative, Provost and Executive Vice-President
Brown, Lisa (X)(#)
Moo-Young, H. Keith (X)(#)
Netzhammer, Mel (X)(#)