The Academics and Professional Development Committee is one of the GSA’s standing committees. We focus on issues pertaining to teaching, mentoring, professional development, international students, Master’s students, and the libraries. For our meeting times and locations, please check the GSA calendar.
Improving Yale advising by rolling out the Advising Guidelines in every GSAS department
Enhancing graduate student experiences and choices on advising with www.gradpi.com
Supporting graduate student skill development and professionalization with seminars
Supporting teaching fellow experiences
Supporting outreach to future graduate students by promoting YURA-GUMI
Enhancing faculty and graduate student diversity
Ensuring administrative support for late-year student funding
The following advocacy positions are also part of our committee:
- The Graduate Student Assembly’s delegate to the University Library Committee
- The Graduate Teaching Center advocate
- The Graduate Career Services advocate
- The Office of Diversity and Equal Opportunity advocate
If you have any questions or concerns related to the University Library Committee or any of the above Graduate School offices, please email the responsible GSA representative directly.
Archived minutes from meetings can be found here.