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    • Joey P. Granger (Dean) (C)
    • Lique Coolen (Associate Dean of Postdoctoral Studies) ex officio
    • Sydney Murphy (Assistant Dean of Academic Affairs) ex officio
    • Michael Ryan (Associate Dean of Student Affairs) ex officio
    • Jessica Bailey (Clinical Health Sciences) 
    • Ranjan Batra ( Clinical Anatomy) 
    • Eva Bengten (Microbiology & Immunology) 
    • Alejandro Chade (Physiology & Biophysics)
    • Greg Chinchar (MS Biomedical Sciences)
    • William Daley (Pathology)
    • Ryan Darling (Clinical Anatomy)
    • Sean Didion (MD/PhD)
    • Jason Griggs (Biomedical Materials Science) 
    • Michael Griswold (Biostatistics and Data Sciences)
    • Dana Grzybicki (Pathology)
    • Betty Herrington (Clinical Investigation)
    • Amol Janorkar (Biomedical Materials Science)
    • Xiu Liu (Pathology)
    • Larry McDaniel (Microbiology & Immunology)
    • Michelle Owens (Obstetrics & Gynecology)
    • Donna Platt (Neuroscience)
    • Drazen Raucher (Biochemistry) 
    • Jane Reckelhoff (Biochemistry)
    • Jennifer Robinson (Nursing)
    • Robin Rockhold (Professional Portal) 
    • Jennifer Sasser (Medical Pharmacology)
    • Mary Stewart (Nursing)
    • Douglas Vetter (Neuroscience)


    The committee's charge is to establish admission requirements for the graduate program; to establish guidelines for scholastic requirements; to establish eligibility of faculty members for appointment to the Graduate Faculty; to establish policies for the formation of student advisory committees; to determine a student's eligibility for admission to candidacy for a degree; to meet periodically to review academic and research requirements for master's and doctoral programs; to determine dissertation and thesis formats and the mechanisms for administering the final oral examinations; to participate in the implementation of new degree requirements; and to revise and/or eliminate obsolete procedures.

    Meeting schedule

    • August 9, 2016
    • December 6, 2016
    • March 7, 2017
    • May 23, 2017