Committees

Honorary Degrees Committee

The Committee on Honorary Degrees is responsible for soliciting suggestions and nominations for recipients of honorary degrees and for submitting recommendations to the President of the University. The Committee membership includes members of the faculty including each of the five undergraduate colleges (selected as each College determines), the Vice President and Provost or designee, the Executive Assistant to the President/Director of External Relations or designee, and the Dean of the Graduate College, who serves as Chairperson.

Current Membership:

NAME:

COLLEGE:

Nick Bailey

College of Business Administration (2022) (1)

Radhi Al-Mabuk

College of Education (2021) (1)

Aleksander Poleksic

College of Humanities Arts and Sciences (2022) (1)

Brian Townsend

College of Humanities Arts and Sciences (2019) (3)

Donald Gaff

College of Social and Behavioral Sciences (2019) (3)

Ex-Officio:

Gwenne Berry

Assistant to the President & Chief Diversity Officer

Patrick Pease, Chair

Associate Provost for Academic Affairs