Graduate and Professional Education and Research Committee

The Graduate and Professional Education and Research Committee has fiduciary oversight for graduate and professional education and research at the University, including the articulation of the mission of the University as it relates to graduate and professional education and research; enhancing the quality of the relevant programs; considering new graduate and professional schools and degree programs and significant modifications to existing graduate and professional schools and degree programs, including those located outside of Durham; fostering recruitment of the highest quality faculty, faculty development and other faculty priorities; all matters relating to the graduate and professional student experience (including academic, extra-curricular, and co-curricular affairs) and libraries and library systems; and promoting scholarly research.

Graduate and Professional Education and Research Committee Membership, 2019-2020

Allyson Duncan, Chair
Betsy Holden, Vice Chair
Carla Brady (Faculty)
Ralph Eads
Xiqing Gao
Amy Hafez
Bill Kaelin
Lisa Keister (Faculty)
Anthony Monroe (Graduate and Professional Student)
Patty Morton
Steve Scott
Zachary Smothers (Graduate and Professional Student)
    Jennifer Francis, Executive Vice Provost​, ex officio
    Sally Kornbluth, Provost​, ex officio
    Gene Washington, Chancellor for Health Affairs, ex officio