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Graduate Council

The Graduate Council is the governing body acting on behalf of the Graduate Faculty of the University. The Graduate Council’s authority is derived from its definition and charge in the Faculty Manual to make advisory recommendations to the Dean of the Graduate School on graduate programs and curriculum, formulation and implementation of Graduate School policies and the establishment and enforcement of standards of graduate work.



2020 – 2021 Members

Name Program or Affiliation End Year Keywords
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Bulusu, Subrahmanyam Earth, Ocean, and Environment 2021  
Weldon, Tracey L. Interim Dean of the Graduate School and Vice Provost of Graduate Education    
Abshire,  Demetrius Nursing 2023  
Adlof, Suzanne Communication Sciences and Disorders 2021  
Bell, Nate Nursing 2021  
Boylan, Matt Mathematics 2022  
Carson, Margaret Graduate Student Association Representative 2022  
Casey, Joanna Anthropology 2021  
DiPietro, Robin Hotel, Restaurant and Tourism Management 2021  
Harrington, Shana Physical Therapy 2023  
Hippokratis, Kiaris College of Pharmacy 2022  
Houp, Trena Interim Director for Academic Programs and Office of the Provost Representative    
Ince, Elise Marketing 2022  
Mensch, Jim Chair,  Athletic Training 2022  
Mitchell, Murray Senior Associate Dean, Council Secretary and Graduate School Representative    
Moore, Dale Assistant Dean, Ombudsman, and Graduate School Representative    
Nelakuditi, Srihari Computer Science and Engineering 2023  
Shapiro, Stephen Vice Chair, Sport and Entertainment Management 2023  
Platt, Spencer Education Leadership and Policies 2021  
Wiskur, Sheryl Chemistry and Biochemistry 2023  
Wooten, Nikki Social Work 2022  
Xu,  Songhua Integrated Information Technology 2022  



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