Current Projects

Search for Projects
View Projects
Project Title
by Subject/Focus Area
by Board/Committee
by Major Unit
Provisional Committee Appointments Open for Formal Public Comments
by Last Update
Meeting Information
Conflict of Interest Policy
Committee Appointment Process
More Project Information and to provide FEEDBACK on the Project

 Printer Friendly Version

Meeting Information

Project Title: Reshaping Graduate STEM Education for the 21st Century

PIN: PGA-BHEW-15-06         

Major Unit:
Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education
Policy and Global Affairs

Sub Unit:
Board on Higher Education & Workforce
Committee on Science, Engineering, Medicine, and Public Policy
Government-University-Industry Research Roundtable
Teacher Advisory Council

Scherer, Layne

Subject/Focus Area:
Education; Policy for Science and Technology

Revitalizing Graduate STEM Education for the 21st Century
December 13, 2016 - December 13, 2016
Conference Call

If you would like to attend the sessions of this meeting that are open
to the public or need more information please contact:

Contact Name: Layne Scherer
Phone: 2023342833


Agenda for the Introductory Committee Meeting (DRAFT)
Revitalizing Graduate STEM Education for the 21st Century
Conference Call


• Initial introduction of the members
• Discuss timeline and committee process
• Identify initial set of key questions and major issues


1. Welcome from committee chair
2. Brief introductions from committee members
3. Overview of committee process and timeline
4. Discussion of key questions and major issues of interest for study

Closed Session Summary Posted After the Meeting

The following committee members were present at the closed sessions of the meeting:
Sherilynn Black
Mary Sue Coleman
Jaime Curtis-Fisk
Kenneth Gibbs Jr.
Maureen Grasso
Alan Leshner
Sally Mason
Mary Maxon
Suzanne Ortega
Christine Ortiz
Melanie Roberts
Henry Sauermann
Barbara Anna Schaal
Subhash Singhal
Kate Stoll
James M. Tien

The following topics were discussed in the closed sessions:
• Project and the statement of task
• Committee and staff introductions
• Questions regarding the statement of task and scope of work
• Key questions the study should address
• Resources for the committee to consider
• Stakeholder engagement strategies for the committee to pursue

The following materials (written documents) were made available to the committee in the closed sessions:
• Agenda
• Statement of Task

Date of posting of Closed Session Summary: January 5, 2017