Department of Sociology

Peter Ward, Michael Schmidt appointed to Graduate Education Task Force

Fri, January 11, 2019
Peter Ward, Michael Schmidt appointed to Graduate Education Task Force
Peter Ward and Michael Schmidt

Sociology Professor Peter Ward and Graduate Program Administrator Michael Schmidt have been invited to serve on the Graduate Education Task Force. The task force will examine potential solutions that are critical to the future success of the university's graduate programs, including recommendations for improving:

  • Graduate student compensation
  • Time-to-degree and graduation and job placement rates
  • Support services for students’ physical and mental well-being

More information about the task force can be found here.

Congratulations and thank you to Peter and Michael!

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