Graduate Program Directors are faculty who work within the Graduate Program in an academic-administrative capacity. Program Director's duties may vary by program, but commonly include recruiting, admissions, graduate advising, and general academic support for the graduate students. Program Directors are listed on the Graduate Programs website at: http://www.grad.usf.edu/programs/search_all.php (corrections to the listings or contact information may be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com)
It's that time of year again! The Outstanding Thesis/Dissertation (OTD) Awards are intended to recognize those USF graduates who have demonstrated exceptional performance during their graduate careers at USF and whose thesis or dissertation has resulted in significant impact to the discipline at the National level. Theses and Dissertations submitted for these awards should represent those that are considered to be in the top 2% of their specific discipline. It is the intention of the Graduate School to submit the award winners to National OTD competitions, and the application materials reflect those that are required by these competitions. Please apply soon, the deadline for submission of complete packages is April 26, 2013.
2012-2013 Brown Bag Meetings
The Graduate School holds several Brown Bag information sessions each semester for Graduate Program Directors and Graduate Program administrative staff. Meeting topics include: Admissions and Academics policy updates, new Graduate School initiatives, and a question and answer segment. Attendees are welcome to bring a bag lunch. The 2012-2013 schedule is listed below. All meetings are scheduled from 11:30 a.m.- 1:30 p.m. and are held in the TECO Room located in the Anchin Center. For questions contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
September 13, 2012 - 11:30-1:30 pm, TECO Room, Anchin Center
October 11, 2012 - 11:30-1:00 pm, TECO Room, Anchin Center (Note earlier finish time)
December 6, 2012 - 11:30-1:30 pm, TECO Room, Anchin Center
January 17, 2013 - 11:30-1:30 pm, TECO Room, Anchin Center
- 2013 News Email - READ for important announcements!
- 2013 Presidential Application (Word Doc)
February 28, 2013 - 11:30 am to 1:30 pm
March 28, 2013 - 11:30 am to 1:00 pm (note early end time)
May 16, 2013 - 11:30 am to 1:30 pm
- Resources for Recruiting Graduate Students
- Graduate Admissions
- Graduate Student Success
- Financial Resources
- Registrar's Office
- Graduate School Academics
- Graduate Catalog (PDF documents)
- Graduate Programs (Graduate Catalog copy in an online format - also called the "Graduate Programs" page)
- Policies and Procedures (from the Graduate Catalog)
- New Degree Program Development
- Graduate Curriculum Processing (Program Changes, Courses, etc.)
- Graduate Council
- Thesis and Dissertation (ETD)
- Office of Post-Doctoral Affairs
- Doctoral Leadership Institute
- Graduate Student Challenge Grants
Are you a new Graduate Program Director? Please send your name, Department, Program Information (Degree/Program/Concentration), email, and phone number to email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org to be added to the distribution list. Please include who you are replacing so they may be removed from the list.