Graduate Faculty Committee (GFC)

The Graduate Faculty Committee is comprised of all members of the Department Faculty who have full Graduate Faculty Status (F4) at the University;  it is chaired by the Department Chairperson. This committee is the primary committee determining standards for Graduate Education in the Department. The committee's primary responsibilities are: 1) formulating Departmental criteria for membership in the Graduate Faculty; 2) receiving and considering recommendations on Graduate Studies from the Graduate Program Committee; and 3) making recommendations to the Department Chairperson concerning Graduate Studies in the Department.