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
Chauvin, Ted (F), 2017
Chair, WWAMI Medical Education Program, Medical Sciences
Frederiksen, Linda (F), 2018
Chandra, Murali (F), 2016
College of Veterinary Medicine, Integrated Physiology and Neuroscience
Vacant (F), 2016
College of Arts and Sciences, Chemistry
John Mariadoss, Babu (F), 2016
Acting Chair: College of Business, Marketing and International Business
Salsbury, Tom (F), 2016
College of Education,Teaching and Learning
Joireman, Jeff (F), 2016
College of Business, Marketing
James, Lincoln (F), 2017
College of Communication, Communication
Richards, Robert (F), 2017
College of Engineering and Architecture, Materials and Mechanical Engineering
Schwartz, Jennifer (F), 2017
College of Arts and Sciences, Sociology
Zhu, Jiyue (F), 2018
College of Pharmacy
Dhingra, Amit (F), 2018
Carris, Lori (X)(#)
Secretary, Associate Dean, Graduate School
Thornton, Melanie (X)(#)
Kaiser, Kit (G)
Bersano, Tomas (G)
Adrian, Valerie (G)
Andrefsky, Bill (X)(#)
Representative, Provost and Executive Vice-President
Brown, Lisa (X)(#)
Moo-Young, H. Keith (X)(#)
Netzhammer, Mel (X)(#)