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Ex-Officio Members

Ex-Officio Members of the Graduate Council

* Individuals named by virtue of their positions
Ex-Officio members of the Graduate Council do not vote on motions.

NameCollege/DepartmentCodeStatus
Clifford Fedler, Ph.D.Graduate School520132016Ex-Officio
Dominick Casadonte, Ph.D.Chemistry420132016Ex-Officio
Earnstein Dukes , Ph.D.Library920132016Ex-Officio
Garrett Mohr, Ph.D.Chemistry 820132015Ex-Officio
Gary Elbow, Ph.D.A&S, Social Sciences, Economics & Geography620132016Ex-Officio
* Pamela Johnson, Ph.D.Grad School of Biomed Sciences Lbk720132016Ex-Officio
Ralph Ferguson, Ph.D.Graduate School520132016Ex-Officio

Academic Program

  • Clifford Fedler, Ph.D., Chair
  • Ann Hawkins, Ph.D.
  • Ram Iyer, Ph.D.
  • Robin Lock, Ph.D.
  • Stephen Cook, Ph.D.
  • Sterling Shumway, Ph.D.

Student Affairs

  • Ralph Ferguson, Ph.D., Chair
  • Jeffrey S Nesbit, Ph.D.
  • Matt Baker, Ph.D.
  • Simon Hsiang, PH.D.
  • Weiwu Zhang, Ph.D.

Membership Code:

  1. Eleven members of and elected by the Graduate Faculty for three-year terms, voting
  2. Two members at large of the Graduate Faculty recommended by the Graduate Dean for two-year terms, voting
  3. One member from the Faculty Senate, appointed for one year by the Faculty Senate on rotating basis, voting
  4. The Graduate Dean, Ex-officio and nonvoting
  5. Associate Deans of the Graduate School, ex-officio and nonvoting
  6. A Vice Provost, ex-officio and nonvoting
  7. One member of the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Ex-officio and nonvoting
  8. Vice President for Graduate Affairs, Student Government Association, Ex-officio and nonvoting
  9. One representative from the University Library System, ex-officio and nonvoting
  10. One representative from the University College, Ex-officio and nonvoting