Qualifications for Committee Membership
Ordinarily, a person selected to serve on a committee should hold a regular, full-time academic appointment at TWU and should be a member of the graduate faculty. A person selected to serve on a master’s committee must hold a master’s degree or higher, and one selected to serve on a doctoral committee is expected to hold a doctor’s degree. The chair of a Thesis or Dissertation committee must possess Full Graduate Faculty status. The second and/or third members must have at least Associate Graduate Faculty status. Exceptions may be made at the discretion of the Dean of the Graduate School.
Official appointment of the committee is the responsibility of the Dean of the Graduate School.