Office of Graduate Programs

Office of Graduate Programs

Graduate Council

Chair: Dr. Michael Gallo, Professor, Aeronautics

Ex Officio Members

  • Dr. Raymond Bonhomme, Ed.D., Associate Provost for Graduate Programs
  • Dr. Ugur Abdulla, Department Head, Mathematical Sciences
  • Dr. Richard Aronson, Department Head, Biological Sciences
  • Dr. Daniel Batcheldor, Department Head, Physics and Space Sciences
  • Dr. Philip Bernhard, Director,  School of Computing
  • Dr. Mary Bonhomme, Associate Provost of Extended Studies
  • Dr. Marco Carvalho, Dean, College of Engineering and Computing
  • Dr. Ted Conway, Department Head, Biomedical Engineering
  • Dr. Michael Freund, Department Head, Chemistry
  • Dr. Hamid Hefazi, Department Head, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
  • Dr. Mary Beth Kenkel, Dean, College of Psychology and Liberal Arts
  • Dr. Sam Kozaitis, Department Head, Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Dr. Korhan Oyman, Dean, College of Aeronautics
  • Dr. Ashok Pandit, Department Head, Civil Engineering and Construction Management
  • Dr. Hamid Rassoul, Dean, College of Science
  • Dr. Theodore Richardson, Dean, College of Business
  • Dr. Muzaffar Shaikh, Department Head, Engineering Systems
  • Dr. Robert Taylor, Head, School of Arts and Communication
  • Dr. Manolis Tomadakis, Department Head, Chemical Engineering

Voting Members

College of Engineering

  • Dr. Georgios Anagnostopoulos, Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Dr. Charles Bostater, Ocean Engineering and Sciences
  • Dr. Christopher Bashur, Biomedical Engineering
  • Dr. Howell Heck, Civil Engineering and Construction Management
  • Dr. Paul Jennings, Chemical Engineering
  • Dr. Yahya Sharaf-Eldeen, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
  • Dr. Barry Webster, Engineering Systems

College of Science

  • Dr. David Carroll, Biological Sciences
  • Dr. Jewgeni Dshalalow, Mathematical Sciences
  • Dr. Kastro Hamed, Education and Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Dr. Yi Liao, Chemistry
  • Dr. Jean Perez, Physics and Space Sciences

College of Psychology and Liberal Arts

  • Dr. Heidi Edwards, Arts and Communication
  • Dr. Jose Martinez-Diaz, Behavior Analysis
  • Dr. Lisa Steelman, Psychology

College of Aeronautics

  • Dr. Deborah Carstens

College of Business

  • Dr. Enrique Perez

Department of Extended Studies

  • Dr. Nick Daher

School of Human-Centered Design, Innovation and Art

  • Dr. Lucas Stephane

School of Computing

  • Dr. William Allen

Standing Committees

Academic Misconduct Dismissal Appeals

  • Dr. William Allen
  • Dr. Deborah Carstens
  • Dr. Jewgeni Dshalalow
  • Dr. Jose Martinez-Diaz
  • Dr. Enrique Perez

Standards

  • Dr. David Carroll
  • Dr. Deborah Carstens
  • Dr. Paul Jennings
  • Dr. Enrique Perez
  • Dr. Lisa Steelman

Graduate Faculty Review

  • Dr. David Carroll
  • Dr. Heidi Edwards
  • Dr. Enrique Perez 

Calendar

Graduate Graduate Council Calendar - 2017/2019

Graduate Council Calendar 2017-2019 (rev10/26/17)

2017/2018 Council Meeting Dates and Deadlines

Council Meeting Dates and Deadlines
 Meeting Date 1:00 PM on:Material must be received in Office of Graduate Programs by:
2017 Thursday, September 21

Thursday, September 7

Thursday, October 19 Thursday, October 5
Thursday, November 16

Thursday, November 2

December NO MEETING
2018 Thursday, January 18 Thursday, January 4.  Note: Deadline for changes to 2018-2019 University Catalog
Thursday, February 15 Thursday, February 1
Thursday, March 22

Thursday, March 1 

Thursday, April 26 Thursday, April 12

Meeting Minutes

2017-2018

2016-2017

2015-2016

2014-2015

2013-2014

2012-2013

2011-2012

2010-2011

2009-2010

Curriculum Tools

Guidelines for Submitting Documents to OGP for Graduate Council MeetingsUse these guidelines to assist in preparing materials for submission to Graduate Council.

Changing the Requirements of a Course

Changing Graduation Requirements in a Major/Minor

Adding a New Course to the Curriculum

Add A New Concentration or Specialization
Use this form to add a concentration or specialization to an existing program

Adding a New Major/Minor to the Curriculum

New Program Financial Information Template
Use this template and the New Program Process and Guidelines when proposing a new program.

New Program Process and GuidelinesUse these guidelines and the New Program Financial Information template when proposing a new program. Additional pages may be used for any/all of the sections and all additional paperwork, including that for new courses, should be attached when submitting.