University of Houston-Victoria
Provost

Graduate Studies Committee

Description:  

The committee shall recommend to the Faculty Senate for or against all proposed graduate curricular changes, including new courses, changes in existing courses, new degree programs, changes in existing degree programs, and deletion of courses or degree programs. Furthermore, the committee will work with the administration on long-range graduate curricular needs and the design of programs to meet those needs, monitor and recommend to the Faculty Council actions concerning requirements for graduate student admission and retention, and monitor and recommend to the Faculty Senate actions concerning academic honesty policies and graduate faculty appointments.

Reports to: 

Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, Faculty Senate

Membership:

  • Rose Alaniz - Chair - School of Education, Health Professions and Human Development
  • Massomeh Hajilee - School of Business Administration
  • Shengsheng Huang - School of Business Administration
  • Saidat Ilo - School of Arts and Sciences
  • Scheila Martins - School of Arts and Sciences
  • Sherry Vafa - School of Education, Health Professions and Human Development