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Physics Graduate Student Council
PGSC Spokesperson: Organizes the election and running of the Physics Graduate Student Council (PGSC), including a quarterly meeting of all PGSC members and disseminating the meeting minutes to the graduate student body.

Matthew Noakes
PhD Student
mtnoakes@uw.edu
N/A
Office: N/A

1XX Committee Representative: Graduate member of the 1XX Committee, participates in the discussion and planning of the undergraduate introductory physics courses.

Sheh Lit Chang
PhD Student
shehlit@uw.edu
N/A
Office: C221

Graduate Recruitment Committee Representative: Graduate member of the Graduate Recruitment/Admissions Committee. Works with the committee to determine new applicant admission into the department, and the enrollment of admitted students.

Nathan Wilson
PhD Student
nathanpw@uw.edu
N/A
Office: N/A

Colloquium Organizer: Organizes the thrice-yearly graduate-invited colloquia. Conducts the graduate student voting to determine which speakers to invite, extends invitations to chosen speakers, and coordinates colloquium activities including the talk and a follow-up dinner with the speaker.

Jesse R Stryker
PhD Student
stryker@uw.edu
N/A
Office: B454

Diversity Committee Representatives: Graduate members of the diversity committee, in charge of guiding department policy on diversity issues and organizing diversity-oriented events.
Meredith Staub
PhD Student
mestaub@uw.edu
N/A
Office: N/A
Katherine McAlpine
PhD Student
kem37@uw.edu
N/A
Office: N/A
 
Events Committee: Responsible for putting on “Friday Flings”--Friday afternoon events gathering the entire department to relax and socialize with food and drinks.
Andrew Baumgartner
PhD Student
baum4157@uw.edu
206-543-9642
Office: B422
Kevin C Smith
PhD Student
kcsmith3@uw.edu
N/A
Office: N/A
 
Examination Committee Representative: Graduate member of the examination committee which drafts and administers the Masters Review Exams for the core graduate curriculum. The student representative ensures exam fairness and represents student interests in the design of the MRE.

Paul Malinowski
PhD/MS
pmalinow@uw.edu
N/A
Office: N/A

Graduate Committee Representatives: Graduate members of the graduate committee, which discusses and determines department policy concerning the graduate program. Student members communicate graduate student concerns and represents student interests in the running of the graduate program.
Ian Guinn
PhD Student
iguinn@uw.edu
N/A
Office: CENPA
Nicholas William Ruof
PhD Student
nickruof@u.washington.edu
N/A
Office: N/A
 
Panels Organizer: Organizes and facilitates panel discussions on issues of general interest to the graduate student body.

Tun Sheng Tan
PhD/MS
tunsheng@u.washington.edu
N/A
Office: N/A

Student Technology Fund Representative: Drafts applications to the Student Technology Fund for new equipment beneficial to the department and the graduate student body.

Michael Smith
PhD/MS
smithm16@uw.edu
N/A
Office: N/A

Faculty Spy: Sits in as a (silent) participant during the monthly faculty meetings and reports back interesting topics to the graduate student body.

Eric Machado
PhD Student
emachado@uw.edu
N/A
Office: N/A

Graduate and Professional Student Senators: Members of the campus-wide graduate and professional student senate. Represent physics interests the senate as it discusses issues relevant to the entire UW graduate student body, and reports back important topics to the physics graduate students.
Micah Buuck
PhD Student
mbuuck@uw.edu
N/A
Office: CENPA
Charles Fieseler
PhD Student
konda@uw.edu
206-543-6669
Office: B147