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Fellowship Board

The Fellowship Board, comprised of distinguished faculty and graduate students, reviews applications and selects recipients of the Graduate College's various fellowship and grant programs. Those programs include the Illinois Distinguished Fellowships, Graduate College Fellowships, Dissertation Completion Fellowships, Master's Project Travel Grants, and Dissertation Travel Grants.  The Fellowship Board plays a key role in helping the University of Illinois recruit and support exemplary graduate students.

Membership 2018-2019

Executive Committee

Lance Cooper 2018-2021 Physics
Donald Hackmann 2017-2020 Education Policy, Organization, & Leadership
Yuan-Xiang Pan 2018-2021 Food Science & Human Nutrition
Kirk Sanders 2016-2019 Philosophy
LaKisha David, graduate student 2018-2019 Human Development & Family Studies
Elizabeth Matsushita, graduate student 2018-2019 History
Wojtek Chodzko-Zajko, Dean & ex-officio   Graduate College
Ken Vickery, staff        Graduate College

Engineering and Physical Sciences - Area Committee I

Lance Cooper, chair    2018-2021 Physics
Bo Li 2016-2019 Statistics
Jeffery Roesler 2017-2020 Civil & Environmental Engineering

Humanities and Creative Arts - Area Committee II

Kirk Sanders, chair 2016-2019 Philosophy
Dana Rabin 2018-2021  History
Jeffrey Magee 2018-2019 Music

Behavioral and Social Sciences - Area Committee III

Donald Hackmann, chair 2017-2020 Education Policy, Organization, & Leadership
Anna-Maria Marshall 2018-2021 Sociology
Dan Simons 2017-2020 Psychology

Biological and Agricultural Sciences - Area Committee IV

Yuan-Xiang Pan, chair    2018-2021 Food Science & Human Nutrition
CheMyong Jay Ko 2018-2021 Comparative Biosciences
Richard Gates 2016-2019 Agricultural & Biological Engineering

Graduate College Fellowship Committee

Eboni Zamani-Gallaher, chair    Associate Dean, Graduate College
Philip Phillips 2016-2019 Physics
Luis Rodriguez 2016-2019 Agricultural & Biological Engineering
Gisela Sin 2018-2021 Political Science
Gilberto Rosas 2017-2020 Anthropology