Graduate faculty status

Graduate Faculty Status is required in order to engage in activities such as chairing a graduate student committee, teaching graduate courses, and serving as a member of a graduate committee and/or supervising graduate student work.

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Guidelines and Application

Applications for graduate faculty status are reviewed each fall and spring term.  However, provisional approval of Graduate Faculty Status (limited to one semester) may be awarded by the Director of Graduate Studies following the standard application process.  Full-time faculty with a terminal degree may be eligible for an expedited review process.  Additional information is available in the attached guidelines document.