Legislative

The Legislative Branch or GSC Senate is comprised of fifty-five (55) Senators representing each of the graduate programs at the University of North Texas. Senators provide an official channel of communication between the GSC and the department represented by the Senator.  In addition, Senators serve on at least one external committee representing the graduate student perspective of university life.   

To speak to your representative, please contact them via e-mail to set up an appointment in the GSC Office.

College DepartmentSenatorE-mail
College of Arts and SciencesBiological SciencesDevasantosh MohantyDevasantoshMohanty@my.unt.edu
ChemistrySherard Lightbourne SherardLightbourne@my.unt.edu
Communication StudiesMary KnickerbockerMary.knickerbocker@unt.edu
Dance and TheatreVACANT
EconomicsKelsey StewartKelseyStewart3@my.unt.edu
EnglishVACANT
GeographyMichael SakinijedMichaelSakinejad@my.unt.edu
HistoryKristin BocchineKristinBocchine@my.unt.edu
MathematicsChris CaruvanaChristopherCaruvana@my.unt.edu
Media ArtsVACANT
Philosophy and ReligionJustin WilliamsJustinWilliams7@my.unt.edu
PhysicsAbhay SinghAbhaySingh@my.unt.edu
Political ScienceCraig CarpenterCraigCarpenter@my.unt.edu
PsychologyAlvin AkibarAlvinAkibar@my.unt.edu
SociologyVACANT
Technical CommunicationVACANT
World Languages, Literatures, & CulturesMelanie SwitlikMelanieSwitlik@my.unt.edu
SpanishRita TovarRitaTovar@my.unt.edu
College of BusinessAccountingRobert CrottyRobertCrotty@my.unt.edu
FIRELVACANT
Information Technology & Decision SciencesVACANT
ManagementMichele MedinaMichele.Medina@unt.edu
Marketing & LogisticsVACANT
College of EducationCounseling & Higher EducationMissy McCormickMissy.McCormick@unt.edu
Educational PsychologyMary MitchellMary.Mitchell@unt.edu
Kinesiology, Health Promotion & RecreationAndrea HenningAndrea.Henning@unt.edu
Teacher Education & AdministrationCecelia Joyce PriceCecelia.Price@unt.edu
College of EngineeringComputer Science and EngineeringQuentin MayoQuentinMayo@my.unt.edu
Electrical EngineeringVACANT
Engineering TechnologyKaram SalahiaKaramSalahia@my.unt.edu
Materials Science and EngineeringAyyagari V AdityaAdityaAyyagari@my.unt.edu
Mechanical and Energy EngineeringTeng YangTengYang@my.unt.edu
College of Information Learning TechnologiesVACANT
LinguisticsVACANT
Library & Information SciencesRachel MotesRachel.Motes@unt.edu
College of MusicComposition StudiesMichael SmithMichaelSmith12@my.unt.edu
Conducting and EnsemblesMatthew BradyMatthewBrady2@my.unt.edu
Instrumental studiesElizabeth SchnellerElizabethPeroutka@my.unt.edu
Jazz StudiesJustin BinekJustinBinek@my.unt.edu
Keyboard StudiesEldred MarshallEldredMarshall@my.unt.edu
Music EducationVACANT
Music History, Theory & EthnomusicologyJayson SmithJaysonSmith@my.unt.edu
Vocal StudiesVACANT
College of Public Affairs & Community Service Anthropology David McRaedavidthomasmcrae@gmail.com
Behavior AnalysisStephanie Holder StephanieHolder@my.unt.edu
Criminal JusticeJordan WinklerJordan.Winkler@unt.edu
Disability & Addiction RehabilitationDarla RayDarlaRay@my.unt.edu
Public AdministrationAnthony D. RichardsonAnthonyRichardson3@my.unt.edu
Speech and Hearing SciencesJessalyn DysonJessalynDyson@my.unt.edu
College of Visual Arts & Design Art Education / Art HistoryVACANT
DesignVACANT
Studio ArtVACANT
College of Merchandising, Hospitality, & Tourism Hospitality / TourismRosa JimenezRosa.JimenezChavez@unt.edu
School of JournalismJournalismJim DaleJamesDale@my.unt.edu
Toulouse Graduate SchoolInterdisciplinary StudiesSheri Williamssheriwilliams@my.unt.edu