The Catholic University of America

The Graduate Board

PURPOSE AND MISSION OF THE GRADUATE BOARD

According to the Faculty Handbook, Part I, Section B-5, as well as Article XVII of the Constitution of the Academic Senate of The Catholic University of America, "There shall be a Graduate Board to exercise general supervision over all matters delegated to it by the Academic Senate relating to graduate study; for example, standards of admission, requirements for degrees, and programs of study, and to report to the Senate recommendations on matters relating to graduate policy.

Members are appointed by the Senate upon joint recommendation of the Vice Provost and Dean of Graduate Studies and the Dean of the School concerned. Each School involved with Graduate Studies shall be represented on this Board by a number of members equal to its number of Faculty delegates in the Senate. The terms of membership shall coincide with those of the delegates to the Senate. Deans shall be eligible for membership on the Graduate Board."

The Vice Provost and Dean of Graduate Studies chairs this committee, ex officio, and the President of the Graduate Student Association serve on this committee as a non-voting ex officio member.

MEMBERS OF THE GRADUATE BOARD

School of Architecture and Planning

Prof. Eric Jenkins: Ordinary Professor (term expires Academic Year 2019-2020)

Dr. Judith Meany: Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Clinical Associate Professor (term expires Academic Year 2017-2018)

School of Arts and Sciences

Dr. Sandra Barrueco: Associate Professor, Department of Psychology (term expires Academic Year 2019-2020)

Prof. Gail Beach: Associate Chair and Associate Professor, Department of Drama (term expires Academic Year 2019-2020)

Dr. Ann Corsi: Associate Dean for Graduate Programs and Research and Associate Professor, Department of Biology (term expires Academic Year 2019-2020)

Dr. Dennis Coyle: Chair and Associate Professor, Department of Politics (term expires Academic Year 2017-2018)

Dr. Aaron Dominguez: Dean and Ordinary Professor, Department of Physics (term expires Academic Year 2019-2020)

Dr. Andrew Gross: Chair and Associate Professor, Department of Semitics (term expires Academic Year 2019-2020)

Dr. Sung Un Kim: Assistant Professor, Department of Library and Information Science (term expires Academic Year 2017-2018)

Dr. William Klingshirn: Ordinary Professor, Department of Greek and Latin (term expires Academic Year 2017-2018)

School of Business and Economics

Prof. William Bowman: Dean (term expires Academic Year 2018-2019)

Dr. Reza Saidi: Associate Dean, Associate Professor and Director of Finance (term expires Academic Year 2018-2019)

School of Canon Law

Rev. Msgr. Ronny Jenkins: Dean and Associate Professor (term expires Academic Year 2017-2018)

Dr. William Daniel: Assistant Professor (term expires Academic Year 2019-2020)

School of Engineering

Dr. Lin-Ching Chang: Associate Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (term expires Academic Year 2019-2020)

Dr. John Judge: Dean and Associate Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering (term expires Academic Year 2019-2020)

Dr. Arash Massoudieh: Associate Professor, Department of Civil Engineering (term expires Academic Year 2017-2018)

Columbus School of Law

Prof. Marin Scordato: Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Research and Ordinary Professor (term expires Academic Year 2016-2017)

Metropolitan School of Professional Studies

Dean William (B.J.) Buracker: Assistant Dean (term expires Academic Year 2016-2017)

Benjamin T. Rome School of Music

Dr. Joseph Santo: Assistant Dean for Academics and Graduate Studies (term expires Academic Year 2017-2018)

Dr. Grayson Wagstaff: Dean, Director of the Latin American Music Center, and Ordinary Professor (term expires Academic Year 2017-2018)

National Catholic School of Social Service

Dr. Eileen Dombo: Assistant Dean, Chair of the Baccalaureate Program, and Associate Professor (term expires Academic Year 2018-2019)

Dr. Marie Raber: Associate Dean, Chair of the M.S.W. Program, and Associate Professor (term expires Academic Year 2018-2019)

School of Nursing

Dr. Petra Goodman: Associate Dean for Research and Professional Development and Associate Professor (term expires Academic Year 2016-2017)

Dr. Patricia McMullen: Dean and Ordinary Professor (term expires Academic Year 2016-2017)

School of Philosophy

Dr. John McCarthy: Dean and Associate Professor (term expires Academic Year 2016-2017)

Dr. Kevin White: Associate Professor (term expires Academic Year 2016-2017)

School of Theology and Religious Studies

Dr. Joseph Capizzi: Ordinary Professor (term expires Academic Year 2017-2018)

Dr. Robert Miller II, O.F.S.: Associate Dean for Graduate Studies and Associate Professor of Old Testament (term expires Academic Year 2019-2020)

Very Rev. Mark Morozowich: Dean and Associate Professor (term expires Academic Year 2016-2017)