Graduate Curriculum Committee

Last Updated:   4/5/2022

Contact Name

Dena Smith, Assistant to the Associate Provost and Dean of the Graduate School
denas@clemson.edu

Description

The University Curriculum Committees act for the faculty in reviewing all proposals for curricular changes, and recommend such changes to the Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost. The Graduate Curriculum Committee shall have jurisdiction over graduate matters.

This committee is authorized and described in the Clemson University Faculty Manual. Changes to its description or composition should be initiated with the current President of the Faculty Senate.

Membership Composition

Associate Provost and Dean of the Graduate School (or dean�s designee) serves as non-voting chair

Membership Composition - Graduate Curriculum Committee
Seat Type Quantity Term Length Date of Term Initiation Seat Filling Mechanism Voting or Non-Voting Other Factors
Regular Faculty Member (Two per college) 14 3 years Elected by and from members of the College Curriculum Committee Voting  
Regular Faculty Member (Library regular faculty member) 1 3 years Elected by faculty accorded voting rights in each college Non-voting  
Associate Provost and Dean of the Graduate School or designee 1 By position Non-voting  
Staff Member (Members of the Graduate School, as needed) Appointed by Dean of the Graduate School Non-voting  
Registrar or designee 1 By position Non-voting  
Graduate Student 1 1 years Nominated by President of the Graduate Student Government and Appointed by Dean of the Graduate School Non-voting  

Membership List (Last Updated: 4/5/2022 5:44:49 PM)

Changes to the current chair and membership list should be initiated with the Faculty Senate Office.

Chair

Chair List - Graduate Curriculum Committee
Name Chair Type Email* College or Division Department Term Start Term End
William Ferrell Chair fwillia CECAS Industrial Engineering

Members

Member List - Graduate Curriculum Committee
Name Seat Type Email* College or Division Department Service Start Service End
Alan Johnson Regular Faculty Member alanj AFLS Forestry & Environmental Conservation 8/14/2024
Chris Eck Regular Faculty Member eck AFLS Agricultural Sciences 8/14/2024
Brandon Turner Regular Faculty Member bturne2 BSHS Political Science 8/14/2024
Andrea Feeser Regular Faculty Member afeeser CAAH Performing Arts 8/14/2024
Stephen Fitzmaurice Regular Faculty Member sfitzma CAAH Languages 8/14/2024
Joel Williams Regular Faculty Member joel2 CBSHS Public Health Sciences 8/14/2024
Ken Webb Regular Faculty Member kwebb CECAS Bioengineering 8/15/2021 8/14/2024
Mark Smotherman Regular Faculty Member mark CECAS School of Computing 8/15/2019 8/14/2022
Jeffrey McMillan Regular Faculty Member mjeffre CoB Accounting 8/14/2023
Chad Navis Regular Faculty Member chadn CoB Management 8/15/2020 8/14/2023
Golnaz Arastoopour Irgens Regular Faculty Member garasto CoE Education and Human Development 8/14/2024
Michael Sehorn Regular Faculty Member msehorn CoS Genetics and Biochemistry 8/14/2022
Peter Kiessler Regular Faculty Member kiesslp CoS School of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences 8/15/2019 8/14/2022
Rachel Wagner Regular Faculty Member rwagne3 Education Education & Organizational Leadership Development 8/14/2024
John Morgenstern Regular Faculty Member jmorgen University Libraries 8/14/2022
Shannon Clark Registrar or designee clark4
Patricia Ngethe Graduate Student pngethe GSG 8/14/2022
* Emails are @clemson.edu unless noted
Please contact the Faculty Senate Office with any questions about updating this page.