Graduate Subcommittee

Graduate Subcommittee Charge & Membership

The Graduate Subcommittee shall be a standing subcommittee of the University Curriculum and Degree Committee of the UM-Dearborn Faculty Senate. The Subcommittee's responsibilities include reviewing, offering suggestions for revision, and recommending action to the Provost on new or modified graduate degree and certificate programs. It also has the responsibility to review, offer suggestions for revision, and recommend action to the Provost on new or modified graduate course proposals from the academic units. In addition, the Subcommittee may address issues presented to it by the Associate Provost for Graduate Programs, the Director of Graduate Studies, and graduate program directors from the colleges. Finally, the Subcommittee may set policies and procedures related to campus-wide issues of graduate education dealing with programs, admissions concerns, student retention matters, and scholarships. (See the motion establishing structure and membership of the Graduate Subcommittee.) 

Graduate Subcommittee Membership Structure

Graduate Subcommittee Chair, Associate Provost of Graduate Programs

Voting Members:
Two appointed faculty representatives from each college (8)
One Faculty Senate representative serving a one-year term (1)
One student representative serving a one-year term (1)

Subcommittee Advisors (non-voting):
The University Registrar or designee (1)
The Library Director or designee (1)
The Director of Graduate Studies or designee (1)
The Director of Admissions & Orientation or designee (1)
Chief Assessment Officer or designee (1)
The Institutional Research and Effectiveness Director or designee (1)
Marketing Manager or designee (1) 

Graduate Subcommittee Members

Maureen Linker, Associate Provost for Graduate, International and Online Learning (Graduate Subcommittee Chair)

Mitchel Sollenberger, Associate Provost for Undergraduate Programs and Integrative Learning (Graduate Subcommittee Vice Chair)

Stein Brunvand, Chair of CEHHS Curriculum Committee (ex officio)
Lee Redding, Chair of COB Grad Curriculum Committee (ex officio)
Marie Waung, Chair of CASL Curriculum Committee (ex officio)
Di Ma, Chair of CECS Curriculum Committee (ex officio)

Paul Fossum, CEHHS Faculty (F22 - W24)
Janice Molloy, COB Faculty (F22 - W24)
Sang-Hwan Kim, CECS Faculty (F21 - W23)
Kevin Early, CASL Faculty (F22 - W24)

Vadym Pyrozhenko, Faculty Senate Representative (one-year term; F22 - W23)

Student Government Representative (one-year term; F22 - W23)




GRAD SUB Fall 2022 

Meeting Dates



Thursday, September 15, 2022 

Wednesday, September 7, 2022

Thursday, September 29, 2022

Last meeting to submit course changes for Winter 2023 term

Wednesday, September 21, 2022
Thursday, October 13, 2022 Wednesday, October 5, 2022
Thursday October 27, 2022 Wednesday, October 19, 2022
Thursday, November 10, 2022 Wednesday, November 2, 2022

Thursday, December 1, 2022

Last meeting to submit course changes for Summer 2023 term

Wednesday, November 23, 2022



GRAD SUB Winter 2023 

Meeting Dates



Thursday, January 19, 2023

Wednesday, January 11, 2023
Thursday, February 2, 2023 Wednesday, January 25, 2023

Thursday, February 16, 2023

Last meeting to submit course changes/program modifications for Fall 2023 term

Wednesday, February 8, 2023

Thursday, March 9, 2023

Wednesday, March 1, 2023
Thursday, March 23, 2023 Wednesday, March 15, 2023
Thursday, April 6, 2023 Wednesday, March 29, 2023
Thursday, April 20, 2023 Wednesday, April 12, 2023



MASU Meeting Dates

Submission Deadline

Friday, October 21, 2022 Friday, September 3, 2022
Friday, January 13, 2023 Friday, December 2, 2022
Friday, April 14, 2023 Friday, March 3, 2023
Thursday & Friday, June 8 & 9, 2023 Friday, April 27, 2023


Approval Deadlines