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 10:

Ex-officio members (10):

  • Provost, who shall chair
  • Vice President for Research and Innovation
  • Dean of the College of Graduate Studies
  • Vice President for University Relations and Development
  • Associate Vice President for Faculty Advancement and Student Success
  • Senate Chair
  • Senate Vice Chair
  • Immediate Past Chair of the Senate
  • President of the San Diego State University Alumni Association
  • President of the Associated Students
Major Academic Unit or Ex Officio Position Name (*Senator) Term Ends Appt. Date Dept.
Provost (Chair) Ochoa, Salvador Hector (Chair) AA
VP: Research and Innovation Madanat, Hala R&I
Dean: College of Graduate Studies Love, Tracy CGS
VP: University Relations & Development Vargas, Adrienne URAD
AVP: Faculty Advancement & Student Success Brooks, Joanna FASS
Senate Chair TBD* May-23 May-22
Senate Vice Chair TBD* May-23 May-22
Immediate Past Chair of the Senate Weston, Wil* May-23 May-22 LIB
President: SDSU Alumni Association TBD ALUMNI
President: Associated Students Moore, Shawki May-23 May-22 AS
Day Tuesday
Time 4:00 pm — 5:30 pm
Frequency Once a year in Fall/ November
Modality In-person & via Zoom
Location Provost conference room