VIVA Final Subpages: VIVA Governance
Key Governance Documents
VIVA operates under a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU), linked to the left. As described in the Organization Plan, also linked to the left, VIVA is headed by a Steering Committee comprising 14 members representing the member institutions:
All 6 public doctoral institutions have standing representation on the Steering Committee.
The Steering Committee is supported by three additional standing committees, also comprising members selected from the member institutions. Special ad hoc committees are convened as needed.
Operational responsibility for VIVA is conducted by the VIVA staff, currently the Director, Deputy Director, and Budget Manager.