Council on Graduate StudiesLast Updated: 4/5/2022
Contact NameDena Smith, Assistant to the Associate Provost and Dean of the Graduate School
The Council on Graduate Studies provides oversight of graduate education by reviewing, considering, and disseminating recommendations from its constituent committees. Policy recommendations requiring specific action are approved and forwarded to the Academic Council. The Council on Graduate Studies is expected to transcend unit and college lines to promote excellence in all facets of graduate education.
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.
The Associate Provost and Dean of the Graduate School (or dean�s designee) serves as non-voting chair.
|Seat Type||Quantity||Term Length||Date of Term Initiation||Seat Filling Mechanism||Voting or Non-Voting||Other Factors|
|Faculty Member (any) (One per college)||7||3 years||Elected by faculty accorded voting rights in each college||Voting|
|Associate Provost and Dean of the Graduate School or designee||1||By position||Non-voting|
|Graduate Student||2||1 year||Nominated by President of the Graduate Student Government and Appointed by Dean of the Graduate School||Voting|
Membership List (Last Updated: 4/5/2022 5:31:46 PM)
Changes to the current chair and membership list should be initiated with the Faculty Senate Office.
|Name||Chair Type||Email*||College or Division||Department||Term Start||Term End|
|Name||Seat Type||Email*||College or Division||Department||Service Start||Service End|
|Alan Johnson||Faculty Member (any)||alanj||AFLS||Forestry & Environmental Conservation||8/14/2022|
|Pam Mack||Faculty Member (any)||pammack||CAAH||History||5/15/2019||5/14/2022|
|Ed Bowers||Faculty Member (any)||edmondb||CBSHS||Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management||8/15/2019||8/14/2022|
|Judson Ryckman||Faculty Member (any)||jryckma||CECAS||Electrical & Computer Engineering||8/15/2020||8/14/2023|
|Scott Swain||Faculty Member (any)||sdswain||CoB||Marketing||8/15/2019||8/14/2022|
|Barbara Campbell||Faculty Member (any)||bcampb7||CoS||Biological Sciences||8/15/2019||8/15/2022|
|Sarah Stokowski||Faculty Member (any)||stoko||Ed||8/15/2021||8/14/2024|
|Roshan Venkatakrishnan||Graduate Student||rvenkat||CECAS||Human Centered Computing||8/15/2021||8/14/2022|
|Robert M. Ohara||Graduate Student||rmohara||Graduate Student||8/15/2021||8/14/2022|