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Each graduate department and each graduate degree-granting area program shall be affiliated with the Graduate Faculty Senate.

Senate representation will be affiliated as follows, with each unit led by a dean having at least one senator and no more than 3. Senators serve a 3-year elected term.

College/School Representatives

Agriculture, Food & Natural Resources/Natural Resources (3)

  • Tony Lupo (2018-2021)
  • Azlin Mustapha (2018-2021)
  • Laura McCann (2017-2020)

Arts & Science (3)

  • Carlos Wexler (2017-2020)
  • Johanna Kramer (2016-2019)
  • Xinghe Wang (2016-2019)

Business/Accountancy (1)

  • Xuemin (Sterling) Yan (2017-2020)

Education/Information Science & Learning Technologies (2)

  • Chad Rose (2018-2021)
  • Pat Friedrichsen (2017-2020)

Engineering (2)

  • Gui DeSouza (2016-2019)
  • Gang Yao (2018-2021)

Nursing (1)

  • Deidre Wipke-Tevis (2017-2020)

Health Professions (1)

  • Doug Clem (2016-2019)

Medicine (2)

  • Sue Boren (2016-2019)
  • Alan Parrish (2016-2019)

Veterinary Medicine (2)

  • Rajiv Mohan (2018-2021)
  • Amy DeClue (2016-2019)

Human Environmental Sciences/Social Work (1)

  • Jill Kanaley (2017-2020)

Journalism (1)

  • Keith Greenwood (2018-2021)

Law (1)

  • Royce de R. Barondes (2016-2019)

Public Affairs (1)

  • Irma Artega (2017-2020)

Director of Graduate School, elected at large (1)

  • Sarah Diem (2017-2020)

President, Graduate Student Association (non-voting) (1)

  • TBD
Total voting membership = 22

Representatives from the Graduate School, including the associate vice chancellor for graduate school and the assistant vice provost for graduate and postdoctoral affairs, regularly attend GFS meetings but are non-voting members.

2018-19 Executive Committee Members

Keith Greenwood, President
Carlos Wexler, Vice President and Past President
Sue Boren, Academic Affairs Subcommittee Chair
Johanna Kramer, Awards Subcommittee Committee Chair
TBD, Member-at-large