Standing Committees

Each program has the following Standing Committees (and such other committees as its faculty, its governance structure, and its Executive Committee may determine), with the following charges.

Faculty Membership: To nominate members of the program's faculty with a view toward including in the doctoral program faculty newly appointed at the colleges; to maintain a roster of potential doctoral faculty appointments; to record annually the status of those faculty members currently designated; to review all other actions taken in regard to membership on the doctoral faculty.

Curriculum and Examinations: To review curriculum and to submit curriculum recommendations for action; to recommend procedures and standards for the conduct of examinations.

Admission and Awards: To recommend admission and awards procedures and standards for the program; to administer the procedures.

Elections: To conduct all program elections.

For further details, see the GC Bylaws and Governance document.  For members of Graduate Council standing committees, see  Graduate Council.