Graduate Faculty are selected by the Graduate School to be the teachers and advisors of Graduate Students.
Members are selected on the basis of academic training, experience, demonstrated potential for creative work and scholarly research, and evidence of the ability and competency essential to directing and supervising graduate students in their pursuit of advanced knowledge.
Specifically, the duties of the Graduate Faculty are to:
- Teach Graduate Courses
- Direct non-thesis students
- Serve on graduate student committees
- Direct master's theses
- Direct doctoral theses