Council of Executive Officers and Discipline Cluster Groups


The Council of Executive Officers is composed of the Executive Officers, who administer the academic programs of The Graduate Center. The Council functions as an advisory body to the President and meets with the President and key members of the administration.
Subgroups of Executive Officers (Humanities, Social Sciences, Sciences) also meet separately in discipline cluster groups. The meetings provide a forum for Executive Officers to discuss problems, to comment on current policies and practices, and to make suggestions.
Executive Officers may submit agenda items to the Executive Committee of the Council of Executive Officers. Contact Patti Myatt at pmyatt@gc.cuny.edu in the Provost's Office for further information. Council of Executive Officers meetings for 2016-2017 are scheduled for 3:00 p.m. in the President's Large Conference Room (8201.01) as indicated below. There will be no meeting in December and January.


• Tuesday, September 27
• Tuesday, October 25
• Tuesday, November 29
• Tuesday, February 21
• Tuesday, March 21
• Tuesday, May 9



Executive Committee of the Council of Executive Officers

The Executive Committee of the Council of Executive Officers serves in an advisory capacity to the President, who attends the meetings, in identifying issues for the full Council's agenda. Membership consists of eight Executive Officers: two from the humanities, two from the social sciences, two from the sciences, and two at large. Members for 2015-2016 are:

Prof. Mario DiGangi (English)

Prof. Alyson Cole (Political Science)

Prof. Jean Graham-Jones (Theatre)                                                              
 
Prof. Harriet Goodman (Social Welfare)                                                       
 
Prof. Brian Gibney (Chemistry)       Chair                                                               
 
Prof. Donna Nickitas (Nursing)                                                                      
 
Prof. Robert Haralick (Computer Science) – at large                                             
 
Prof. Igor Kuskovsky (Physics)   – at large                                                        
 
 
 
2 from each – Humanities, Social Sciences, Sciences



Meetings of the Executive Committee for 2016-2017 are scheduled at 2:00 p.m. as noted below in the President's Small Conference Room (8201.06) There will be no meetings in December and January.

• Tuesday, October 4
• Tuesday, November 8
• Tuesday, February 7
• Tuesday, April 4
• Tuesday, May 2

The schedule for Fall 2016/Spring 2017 Executive Officer Discipline Cluster meetings is as follows. All meetings will take place in the Provost's Office conference room (8113.10) at The Graduate Center. 
 
Social Sciences Humanities Sciences