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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 Studies, elected at large (1)

  • Sarah Diem (2017-2020)

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

  • TBD
Total voting membership = 22

Representatives from the Office of Graduate Studies, including the associate vice chancellor for graduate studies 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