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The Executive Committee of the Graduate College consists of up to fourteen persons including the Dean of the Graduate College, the Associate or Assistant Dean(s), up to eleven Graduate College Faculty members, and one graduate student.

Duties of the Executive Committee include the following:

1. Approval for graduate credit of courses, research, and similar scholastic activity.
2. Review of the qualifications of those applying or re-applying for regular membership to the Graduate Faculty and recommendation of appointments to the Dean.
3. Advising the Dean regarding decisions concerning progress and fulfillment of graduate student requirements by individual students as necessary.
4. Conferring on the establishment and alteration of policies relating to graduate study and bringing recommendations for action to the Graduate Faculty.
5. On a regular basis, reporting its actions to the Graduate Faculty. Any action of the Executive Committee may, upon appeal by a motion introduced at a meeting of the Graduate Faculty, be referred to the Faculty for final decision.

The 2020-2021 meetings of the Graduate Executive Committee will be held on the first and third Thursday of every month from 2:00pm-3:30pm.

  • September 3, 2020
  • September 17, 2020
  • October 1, 2020
  • October 15, 2020
  • November 5, 2020
  • November 19, 2020
  • December 3, 2020
  • December 17, 2020
  • January 7, 2021
  • January 21, 2021
  • February 4, 2021
  • February 18, 2021
  • March 4, 2021
  • March 18, 2021
  • April 1, 2021
  • April 15, 2021
  • May 6, 2021

Members of the Committee can view Executive Committee materials by accessing the SharePoint site at this link (password needed).


Graduate Executive Committee

Dean, Graduate CollegeForehand, Cynthia (Chair) 
Director of Admissions & Enrollment Management, Graduate CollegeHess, Kimberly 
President, Graduate Student SenateRasmussen, Avery2020-2021
College of Agriculture and Life SciencesZhao, Feng-Qi2018-2021
College of Arts and SciencesFuris, Madalina2018-2021
Collegeof Engineering and Mathematical SciencesTBD 
College of Education and Student ServicesGeroski, Anne2019-2022
College of Nursing and Health SciencesLewis, Laura2018-2021
College of Nursing and Health SciencesLaurent, Jennifer2018-2021
Larner College of MedicineStafford, James2019-2022
Larner College of MedicinePrevis, Michael2020-2023
Grossman School of BusinessNovak, David2018-2021
Rubenstein School of Environment and Natural ResourcesWollenberg, Lini2018-2021
​Liaison to Research, Scholarship, and the Creative ArtsTBD