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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.



2021 – 2022 Graduate Council Members

Name Program or Affiliation End Year Keywords
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Abshire, Demetrius Nursing 2023  
Barr, Wanda Graduate School (ex officio)    
Boylan, Matt Mathematics 2022  
Bulusu, Subrahmanyam Earth, Ocean, and Environment 2024  
Carson, Margaret Graduate Student Association 2022  
Cross, Libby Graduate School (ex officio)    
Culpepper, Wright Graduate School (ex officio)    
Ellis, Jean Geography 2024  
Harrington, Shana Physical Therapy 2023  
Hippokratis, Kiaris College of Pharmacy 2022  
Houp, Trena Interim Director for Academic Programs and Office of the Provost (ex officio)    
Ince, Elise Marketing 2022  
Jenkins, Toby Graduate School (ex officio)    
Kubickova, Marketa Hotel, Restaurant, and Tourism Management 2024  
Matchin, William Communication Sciences and Disorders 2024  
Mensch, Jim Athletic Training 2022  
Mitchell, Murray Council Secretary, Graduate School (ex officio)    
Moore, Dale Ombudsman, Graduate School (ex officio)    
Nelakuditi, Srihari Computer Science and Engineering 2023  
Reisman, David Biological Sciences 2024  
Shapiro, Stephen Vice Chair, Sport and Entertainment Management 2023  
Wiskur, Sheryl Chemistry and Biochemistry 2023  
Woods, Neal Political Science 2022  
Wooten, Nikki Chair, Social Work 2022  
Yao, Christina Education Leadership and Policies 2024  
Xu, Songhua Integrated Information Technology 2022  



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