Faculty member, Patty Prelock

The Graduate College comprises outstanding faculty, engaged in mentoring students in the creation of new knowledge or development of professional skills.

The faculty members of the Graduate College are expected to make significant contributions to research in their fields while teaching the next generation of scholars, researchers and professionals to successfully pursue their goals after graduation. In short, our faculty provide a lively and engaging environment for creative and innovative thinkers who will make a difference in the world.

For more information, see our full Graduate Faculty A-Z list, or read the many faculty stories in UVM Stories.

 

New Graduate Faculty:

The following faculty have been given Graduate College appointment since the 2019-2020 Catalogue:

Cepeda-Benito, Antonio; Professor, Department of Psychological Science; PHD, Purdue University

Cockrell, R. Chase; Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery; PHD, Iowa State University

Cunniff, Brian; Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine; PHD, University of Vermont

Diehl, Rebecca; Research Assistant Professor, Department of Geography; PHD, Utah State University

Garbarino, JasonP; Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Nursing; DNP, University of Vermont

Grubinger, Vernon; Extension Professor; Department of Extension - Programming and Faculty Support; PHD; Cornell University

Gupta, Deepak K.; Assistant Professor, Department of Neurological Sciences; MD, Delhi University, Maulana Azad Medical College, Lok Nayak Hospital, Govind Ballabh Pant Hospital, Delhi India

Hernan, Amanda; Assistant Professor, Department of Neurological Sciences; PHD, Dartmouth College

Kindsvatter, Aaron; Associate Professor, Department of Leadership and Developmental Science; PHD, Kent State University

Marti, Clelia Luisa; Assistant Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering; PHD, The University of Western Australia

Nallasamy, Shanmugasundaram; Assistant Professor, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences; DVM, Tamil Nadu Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, India; PHD, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Northey, Kaitlin; Assistant Professor, Department of Education; PHD, Rutgers University

Olson, Nels; Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine; PHD, University of Vermont

Peck, Kelly; Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry; PHD, University of Mississippi

Pelski, JeanP; Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Nursing; PHD, University of Massachusetts, Amherst

Scarborough, Matthew; Assistant Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering; PHD, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Schattman, Rachel E.; Adjunct Associate Professor, Rubenstein School of Environment and Natural Resources; PHD, University of Vermont

Shoulberg, Erin K.P; Research Assistant Professor, Department of Psychological Science; PHD, University of Vermont

Shrum, Trisha R.; Assistant Professor; Department of Community Development and Applied Economics; PHD, Harvard University – John F. Kennedy School of Government

Witters, Sean A.; Senior Lecturer; Department of English; PHD; Brandeis University

PPractitioner-based appointment. Practitioner-based graduate faculty may serve as a member of a master’s thesis or doctoral dissertation committee, shall be entitled to one vote on all matters presented to the graduate faculty, and may serve as a graduate program director or coordinator appropriate to their discipline. Practitioner-based graduate faculty shall not serve as chair of a master’s thesis or doctoral dissertation committee, or be the primary advisor for a master’s thesis or doctoral dissertation.