C-12 Responsibilities, Rights, and Welfare of Graduate Student Academic Employees Committee

Chair: Marvin D. Shepherd
Vice Chair: Daniel F. Knopf
Chair Elect: Sheldon Ekland-Olson
Minutes (PDF):

To be posted following meetings, if appropriate.

Member E-mail Address Book (comma delimited)
Member E-mail Address Book (semi-colon delimited)

Committee's annual reports from previous years:

FUNCTION: To advise the Faculty Council and the president on matters pertaining to the responsibilities, rights, and welfare of graduate student academic employees.

COMPOSITION: Five voting members of the General Faculty for three-year staggered terms; one staff graduate coordinator for a two-year term; and one teaching assistant, one assistant instructor, and one graduate research assistant. Student members shall be appointed by the President from a panel of names submitted by the Graduate Student Assembly. In addition, every year the Chair of the Faculty Council shall appoint two voting faculty members of the Faculty Council for one-year terms. Each year, the committee shall elect its own Chair and Vice Chair who shall be voting faculty members of the committee. The chair of the Graduate Assembly shall appoint one member of the Graduate Assembly for a one-year term as an ex officio voting member of the committee. One representative from the Graduate School shall serve as an ex officio non-voting administrative advisor.

Members, 2013-14:
  Ekland-Olson, Sheldon 2012-2014 professor, sociology
  Gore, Andrea C. 2012-2014 professor, pharmacy
  Hauft, Amy 2013-2016 professor, art and art history
  Knopf, Daniel F. 2013-2015 associate professor, mathematics
  Shepherd, Marvin D.1 2013-2014 professor, pharmacy
  Worth, Mary Jo 2013-2015 professor, curriculum and instruction

Faculty Council Appointees:
  Busch-Armendariz, Noel B. 2013-2014 associate professor, social work
  Kilic, Can 2013-2014 assistant professor, physics

One Staff :
  Terry, Kimberly 2012-2014 graduate program coordinator, graduate program coordinator, Latin American studies

Three Students:
  Al-Hinai, Omar 2013-2014 Graduate Student Assembly representative (RA)
  Cozzolino, Elizabeth 2013-2014 Graduate Student Assembly representative (TA)
  Jones, Ryessia 2013-2014 Graduate Student Assembly representative (AI)

Administrative Advisor:
  Kahn, Terry D. ex-officio
without vote
associate dean, Graduate Studies
  White, Michael
with vote
chair, Graduate Assembly

1Elected committee chair for 2013-2014.