Subcommittee on Graduate Program Reviews

The GPR makes appropriate recommendations on the frequency and nature of reviews of the various programs to the Graduate Faculty Committee.

2017-18 Roster

Name College, School, or Department Term Expiration
David Allen Journalism, Advertising, and Media Studies 2020
TBD Curriculum & Instruction 2019
Martha Carlin (Sabbatical) History 2018
Garry Davis (Chair) Linguistics 2020
Winson Chu History 2020
Jennifer Clippert Music 2019
Peter Dunn Biological Sciences 2020
Jennifer Jordan Sociology 2018
Jenny Kehl Freshwater Sciences 2018
Mark Schwartz Geography 2020
Erin Winkler Africology 2018
Member orientation documents

2017-18 Meetings

Fall semester meetings will be held at 10:30 a.m. in Mitchell 245. Spring semester meetings times and locations are TBD.
Date Documents
September 18  
October 16  
November 13  
December 11  
January 22  
February 19  
March 26  
April 16  
May 7  

Previous Semester Meetings

2016-17

Date Documents
September 19 Agenda, Minutes
October 17 CANCELED
November 14 CANCELED
December 12 CANCELED
January 23 Agenda, Minutes
February 20 Agenda, Minutes
March 27 CANCELED
April 17 Agenda, Minutes
May 8 Agenda

Document Archive

Definition and Duties

  1. Membership
    Thirteen members as follows: Six members of the UWM Graduate Faculty elected by the Graduate Faculty, seven members of the Graduate Faculty Committee appointed by the Chair of the Graduate Faculty Committee, subject to approval by the Committee. Members of the subcommittee should reflect the range of disciplinary competencies in the University and represent the several schools and colleges insofar as the size of the Subcommittee allows. The Subcommittee on Graduate Program Reviews elects its own chair from among its membership. The Chair must be a member of the Graduate Faculty Committee.
  2. Functions
    1. To supply one member for each ad hoc review committee. The Chair of the Committee on Reviews appoints the ad hoc committee members to include one member form the Committee on Reviews and one member from the UWM Graduate Faculty.
    2. To meet with the ad hoc review committee and to receive reports of the outside consultants and the conclusions and recommendations of the ad hoc review committee for presentation to the Graduate Faculty Committee together with a rationale for each conclusion and recommendation, as necessary.
    3. The committee makes appropriate recommendations on the frequency and nature of reviews of the various programs to the Graduate Faculty Committee.
    4. The subcommittee makes an annual report to the Graduate Faculty Committee. Special reports may be made at the direction of the Graduate Faculty Committee or on the initiative of the subcommittee.
  3. Procedures
    The Subcommittee on Graduate Program Reviews will adhere to the Procedures for Qualitative Reviews of Graduate Programs.