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Student Assembly Standing Committees


Communications and External Affairs Committee

Community Affairs and Public Health Promotion Committee

Elections Committee

Finance & Appropriations Committee

Honors & Awards Committee

Quality of Life Committee

Social Committee

Student Groups Committee


Student Assembly Ad hoc Committees


Doctoral Student Council (DSC)

  • The DSC is an ad hoc committee of the JHSPH Student Assembly
  • The DSC has representatives from all 10 Departments of JHSPH and the Schoolwide DrPH program
  • The DSC advocates for doctoral students (PhD, DrPH, ScD) at the School and University Levels, with special attention to
    • Transparency of academic requirements
    • TA compensation and working conditions
    • Student Benefits
    • Funding and Tuition
  • The DSC also seeks to provide a platform for sharing best practices across Departments
  • Students may reach out to DSC representatives from their department to seek help addressing issues that affect doctoral students.
  • Elections for new DSC representatives are held in each department in April-May of each academic year.