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
Marsh, Sue (F), 2015
Vyhnanek, Lou (F), 2015
Yoder, Jonathan (F), 2015
Chandra, Murali (F), 2016
Integrated Physiology and Neuroscience
Clark, Aurora (F), 2016
Joireman, Jeff (F), 2016
Salsbury, Tom (F), 2016
Teaching and Learning
Chauvin, Ted (F), 2017
James, Lincoln (F), 2017
Richards, Bob (F), 2017
Materials and Mechanical Engineering
Schwartz, Jennifer (F), 2017
Carris, Lori (X)(#)
Secretary, Associate Dean, Graduate School
Neale, Nathan (X)(#)
Campbell, Chris (G), 2015
Criminal Justice and Criminology
Vacant (G), 2015
Valerie, Adrian (G), 2016
Andrefsky, Bill (X)(#)
Representative, Provost and Executive Vice-President
Brown, Lisa (X)(#)
Moo-Young, H. Keith (X)(#)
Netzhammer, Mel (X)(#)