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:

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

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

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

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