Graduate School



The following dates have been scheduled for the Graduate Council Meetings for the fall/spring semester of 2017-18.  Meetings are set for 1:00PM in a location to be announced.

Please submit 2 complete hard copies and one electronic email of all graduate proposals to the Graduate School office no later than two weeks prior to the meeting dates (see the below deadlines).   The Graduate Council follows the same protocol for submission as does the CRC and your agenda and accompanying paperwork will be sent to you electronically. 

Listed below are the Graduate Council Members for 2017-2018 academic years.  If you have any questions regarding submission of proposals please contact Callie Hammonds in the Graduate School Office at 357-5851 or the Council Member representing your department listed below.  All proposals being submitted to the CRC that are Graduate School related MUST be presented to the Graduate Council for approval prior to submitting to CRC.  Both Councils meet on the same day with Graduate Council meeting immediately prior to the CRC. 

          Meeting Dates           Proposal Deadline
          Tuesday, August 8, 2017           Tuesday, July 25, 2017
          Tuesday, September 12, 2017           Tuesday, August 29, 2017
          Tuesday, October 10, 2017           Tuesday, September 26, 2017
          Tuesday, November 14, 2017           Tuesday, October 31, 2017
          Tuesday, January 9, 2018            Tuesday, December 12, 2017
          Tuesday, February 13, 2018           Tuesday, January 30, 2018






          Dr. Laura Aaron, Radiological Sciences, (carwilel/677-3072)
          Dr. Michelle Fazio Brunson, Education, (faziom/5067)
          Dr. John Dollar,Health and Human Performance, (dollarj/5128), CHAIR
Ms. Phyllis Lear, CAPA - Art, (learp/4056)
          Dr. Barbara Duchardt, Education, (duchardt/5154)
          Dr. Cynthia Lindsey, Psychology,  (lindseyc/5259)
          Dr. Dennette McDermott, CAPA -- Music,  (mcdermottd/5761)
          Dr. Sarah McFarland, Language & Communication, (mcfarlands/6272)
          Dr. Mark Melder, Criminal Justice, History, & Social Sciences, (melderm/6682)
          Dr. Pamela Simmons, Nursing, (simmonsp/677-3100)
          Dr. Vickie Gentry, Dean of Graduate School

Associate Members

          Mr. Joel Hicks, Radiological Sciences(hicksj/677-3069)
          Ms. Robyn Ray, Nursing (rray13/201-4307)