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Office of Graduate Studies Staff

Senior Administration

Dwayne Smith, Ph.D.Senior Vice Provost & Dean, Office of Graduate Studies
Ruth Huntley Bahr, Ph.D.Assistant Dean


Matthew Cordner, M.A.Administrative Specialist
Kokita WilsonHR Liaison & Office Manager
Jessica SonnenscheinReceptionist


Carol Hines-CobbAssistant Director, Academics
Joseph ButtsAssistant Director, Academics
Maggie HogarthAcademic Support Specialist
Mathdany ClarkAcademic Services Administrator
David HamiltonAcademic Services Administrator, Cybersecurity


Mildred HowardAssociate Director
Kimberly CarterFiscal & Business Analyst
Javier RodriguezFiscal & Business Specialist

Student Affairs

Gary D. OliverAssistant Director

Office of Postdoctoral Affairs

Eric Hoyer, Ph.D.Associate Director of Postdoctoral Affairs and Graduate Student Development
Marci Sanders, M.B.A.Academic Program Specialist, Office of Postdoctoral Affairs

updated 12-02-2016