Honorary Degrees Advisory Committee


The Committee is charged with review and recommendation of nominations for honorary degrees forwarded from the President's Office (initially received from the campus community and the Chancellor's Office). Specifics of the Committee's charge are detailed in the UNIVERSITY POLICIES: Committees and Councils section of the Policy File.

This Committee has a membership of 9:

  • Provost, who shall serve as Chair
  • Vice President for Research/Dean of Graduate Affairs
  • Vice President for University Advancement
  • Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs/Academic Engagement and Student Achievement
  • Chair, Vice Chair and immediate past Chair of the Senate
  • President of the SDSU Alumni Association
  • President of Associated Students

Roster / AY 2018-19

Major Academic Unit
(or Ex Officio Position)
Name Department
Provost (Chair) Johnson, Joseph AA
Vice President for Research/
Dean of Division of Graduate and Research Affairs
Welter, Stephen GRA
Interim Vice President for
University Relations and Development
Vargas, Adrienne URAD
AVP Student Achievement Shultz, Norah DAESA
Senate Chair Bober-Michel, Marcie JMS
Senate Vice Chair Ornatowski, Cezar RWS
Parliamentarian Eadie, William JMS
President of the SDSU Alumni Association Morales, Leo  
President, Associated Students Thomas, Chris AS