Graduate Faculty Executive Committee (GFEC) - 2022/2023

Meeting Information

January 13, 2023
1:30 - 3:30 p.m.
52 Bascom Hall

Automatic Consent
1.  (1:30 pm) Automatic consent approvals (Dean Karpus)
a.  Minutes from December 16, 2022 Dec2022_Minutes


2.  (1:35) Request to change the name of the MS/PhD in Nutritional Sciences to MS/PhD in Nutrition and Metabolism effective Fall 2023 (Katie Butzen) NameChange_MS-PHD-Nutrition-Metabolism

3.  (1:45) Request to approve the new degree MS in Business: Data, Insights, and Analytics effective Fall 2023 (Enno Siemsen) New_MS_Business-DataInsightsAnalytics

Three-year Check-ins

4. (1:55) MS Physics named option "Quantum Computing" (Parmesh Ramanathan) Physics_MS_3Ycheckin

5. (2:00) MS Agricultural and Applied Economics named option "Professional Option" (Marcy Carlson) MS_PO_3Ycheckin

6. (2:05) MS Applied Biotechnology (Parmesh Ramanathan) MS_AppliedBiotech_3Ycheckin

7. (2:10) Graduate/Professional Certificate in Community Engaged Scholarship (Marcy Carlson) Cert_CommunityEngagedScholarship_3Ycheckin

Program Review

8. (2:15) Mass Communications PhD/Doctoral Minor 10-year program review (Lisa Martin) MassCommunications_ProgramReview

9. (2:35) Entomology MS/PhD/Doctoral Minor 10-year program review (Mark Mandel) Entomology_ProgramReview

2022-2023 Meetings

  October 14, 2022  Agenda and Meeting Docs / Oct_2022 Minutes
  November 11, 2022  Agenda and Meeting DocsNov_2022 Minutes
  December 16, 2022  Agenda and Meeting Docs / Dec 2022 Minutes
  January 13, 2023 Agenda and Meeting Docs Jan 2023 Minutes
  February 10, 2023 Agenda and Meeting Docs / Feb 2023 Minutes
  March 10, 2023  Agenda and Meeting Docs / Mar 2023 Minutes
  April 14, 2023  Agenda and Meeting Docs Apr 2023 Minutes
  May 5, 2023  Agenda and Meeting Docs  / May 2023 Minutes


GFEC meetings typically take place on the second Friday of the month from 1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. To be included on the GFEC agenda, all final item materials must be submitted three weeks before the meeting date.  Please contact Assistant Dean Jenna Alsteen at for questions.

Further information on deadlines for submitting materials, previous years meeting schedule, and agendas and minutes are available in the Graduate School KnowledgeBase (KB).

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