In January 2008 the Graduate School held a series of invitational information sessions for department heads and graduate coordinators. The purpose was to launch the Initiative for Optimal Doctoral Completion.
Opening comments. Maureen Grasso, Dean of the Graduate School, UGA
Ph.D. completion and attrition: Baseline program data. Robert Sowell, Council of Graduate Schools
Ph.D completion and attrition at Duke University for cohorts entering before and after interventions. Lewis Siegel, Council of Graduate Schools
Description of UGA initiative activities. Maureen Grasso, Dean of the Graduate School, UGA