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Faculty Resources

Our graduate faculty are valuable members of the education programs at the Health Sciences Center. The faculty in our graduate programs exhibit excellence in research, teaching and service to the missions of the five Schools that make up the Health Sciences Center. This page is to provide the faculty with resources to aid them in their participation in graduate education.

Dissertation and Thesis Committees

The Graduate Faculty Status link provides the application for new or renewal of their graduate faculty status as well as a list of the members of the graduate faculty and the expiration dates for their current status.

The HSC Graduate Council link contains the latest minutes and agendas for the monthly graduate faculty meetings. These meetings provide a forum for communication of educational issues, establishing policies, and informing our faculty representatives to the WVU Graduate Council of the needs of our programs.

The Mentor Assurance Form can be used when a faculty member begins to advise a graduate student.  These reminders are designed to help promote good mentoring practices.

MIX email accounts is a brief guide to activating the faculty member’s MIX email account and forwarding it to another email address. Communications from the Registrar’s office are only sent to the MIX email address.

Policies and Forms links you to the forms required of graduate students and to the policies that are most commonly used in governing graduate education, especially those that differ from the graduate catalog.

The Program and Course Approvals link provides directions for applying for new programs or developing new courses. In addition, this link has a table of the graduation metrics used by the Board of Governors in evaluating program viability.

Travel and International Travel Policy for faculty at the HSC is a brief guide to the necessary procedures to follow when travel is sponsored by funds from or as part of business for WVU.