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Program & Department Contacts

Select a Program or Department below to visit their graduate program website. 

For specific questions about a program, contact its Coordinator or Director of Graduate Studies (DGS).

For admissions-related questions, please contact the Coordinator in the department to which you are applying.

Program or Department
DGS
Coordinator

Anthropology

Steve Wernke (interim)  

Crystal Jackson

Astrophysics

Jonathan Bird (interim)

Don Pickert and Alisha McCord

Biochemistry

Manuel Ascano

Patricia Mueller

Biological Sciences

Julian Hillyer

Brandon Harris

Biomedical Engineering

Craig Duvall

Peter Nordberg

Biomedical Informatics

Kim Unertl and Jessica Ancker

Rischelle Jenkins

Biomedical Science

James G. Patton

Jean St. Louis

Biostatistics

Ben French

Chazlie Miller

Cancer Biology

Jin Chen

Lorie Franklin

Cell & Developmental Biology

Andrea Page-McCaw

Lorie Franklin

Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering

Jamey Young

Jenni Powell

Chemical & Physical Biology

Ivelin Georgiev

Patricia Mueller

Chemistry

David Cliffel

Tyler Kowalski

Civil Engineering

Dan Work

Jackie White

Community Research & Action

Brian Christens

Tonya Brown

Computer Science

Akos Ledeczi

Carrie Owen

Creative Writing

Major Jackson

Rene Colehour

Data Science

Jesse Blocher

Amber Douglass

Drug Discovery (4+1)

Gary Sulikowski  

Earth & Environmental Sciences

David Furbish and Jessica Oster 

Kevin Hooper

Economic Development

Kevin Huang

Brooke Talley

Economics

Mattias Polborn 

Brooke Talley

Electrical and Computer Engineering

Alan Peters

Cassidy Slabaugh

English

Vera Kutzinski

Connor Abram

Environmental Engineering

Florence Sanchez

Jackie White

Epidemiology

Peter Rebeiro

Melissa Krasnove

French & Italian

Bob Barsky

Laura Dossett

German, Russian & East European Studies

Meike Werner

Laura Dossett

Health Policy

Stacie Dusetzina

Melissa Krasnove

Hearing & Speech Sciences

Todd Ricketts

currently vacant (contact DGS)

History

Ari Bryen

Madeline Trantham

History of Art and Architecture (4+1)

Sheri Shaneyfelt

Julia Kamasz

Human Genetics

Todd Edwards

Roz Johnson

Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in the Biomedical Sciences

Barbara Fingelton

Carolyn Berry

Interdisciplinary Materials Sciences

Josh Caldwell

Sarah Ross

Latin American Studies

Gretchen Selcke

Alma Paz-Sanmiguel

Law & Economics

Kevin Stack

Amy Williams

Leadership & Policy Studies

Sean Corcoran

Rosie Moody

Learning, Teaching & Diversity

Heidi Carlone

Angie Saylor

Master of Liberal Arts & Science

Sheri Shaneyfelt

 

Mathematics

Alexander Powell

Patricia McCleskey

Mechanical Engineering

Eric Barth

Melody Kekez

Medical Scientist Training

Christopher Williams

Bryn Sierra  

Medicine, Health & Society

JuLeigh Petty

Denise Malone

Microbe & Host Interactions

Maria Hadjifrangiskou

Liz Roelofsz

Molecular Pathology & Immunology

Jay Jerome

Liz Roelofsz

Molecular Physiology & Biophysics

Richard O'Brien

Bobbi Stidham

Neuroscience

Bruce Carter

Roz Johnson

Nursing Science

Mariann Piano (interim)

Heidi Bates

Pharmacology

Christine Konradi 

Bobbi Stidham

Philosophy

Scott Aikin

Laura Dossett 

Physics & Astronomy

Vicki Greene

Don Pickert and Alisha McCord

Political Science

Emily Ritter

Shantera Rice

Psychology

Thomas Palmeri

Erin Duran

Psychology & Human Development

David Cole

Alexandra Armstead

Quantitative & Chemical Biology

Ray Blind and Vito Quaranta 

Carolyn Berry

Religion

James Byrd, Jr. 

Mike Zimmerman 

Sociology

Josh Murray

Crystal Jackson

Spanish & Portuguese

Christina Karageorgou

Laura Dossett

Special Education

Robert Hodapp

Vahideh Ahlhauser

Four-Plus-One Programs

Carrie Russell

 

Peabody Director of Graduate Admissions

 

Kim Brazil

Updated September 2022