The Graduate Council GC

The Graduate Council is a standing committee of the UCLA Academic Senate. In keeping with the University’s commitment to the philosophy of shared governance, the Council is responsible for the establishment of policy and standards for graduate education at UCLA; the approval, review, and monitoring of graduate degree programs; and recommendations regarding fellowships and assistantships.

Presentations

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membership

The Council consists of twenty faculty members appointed by the Committee on Committees and confirmed by the Legislative Assembly for up to 3 years. Members are selected to give proper representation to the departments, colleges, professional schools, and interdepartmental programs that offer graduate curricula. The Chair is appointed by the Committee on Committees and confirmed by the Legislative Assembly. The Dean of the Graduate Division serves as an ex officio member. Four graduate student representatives are appointed by the Graduate Student Association.       

Jessica Cattelino (Anthropology)Onyebuchi Arah (Epidemiology)
Victor Bascara (Asian American Studies)Michael Carey (Biological Chemistry)
Mirella Dapretto (Psychiatry & Biobehavioral Sciences)Daniel Ennis (Radiological Sciences)
Daivd Glanzman (Integrative Biology & Physiology)Mark Kaplan (Social Welfare)
Andrea Kasko (Bioengineering)Joseph Loo (Chemistry and Biochemistry)
Renate Lux (Dentistry)Carola Suarez-Orozco (Education)
Caroline Streeter (English)Julio Vergara (Physiology)
Thomas Vondriska (Anesthesiology)Roger Waldinger (Sociology)
Willeke Wendrich (Near Eastern Languages and Cultures)Dorothy Wiley (Nursing)