Graduate Office

Graduate Program Directors

Associate Director for Graduate Education

Troy Ott

Associate Director for Graduate Education, Huck Institutes of the Life Sciences; Professor of Reproductive Physiology

Graduate Program Staff

Dana Coval-Dinant

Graduate Program Coordinator

Carla Rodgers

Administrative Support Assistant

Jean Pierce

Assistant Training Grant Administrator and Lead Records Specialist

Events Coordinator  - currently vacant
Questions email:  bng10@psu.edu

Records Specialist - currently vacant
Questions email:  igdpgradstaff@psu.edu

Financial Questions:
Email:  epb108@psu.edu

Other questions/emergencies:
Email: tlo12@psu.edu


Intercollege Graduate Degree Program Chairs

George Perry

Chair, Intercollege Graduate Degree Program in Bioinformatics and Genomics; Associate Professor of Anthropology and Biology

Jason Kaye

Chair, Intercollege Graduate Degree Program in Ecology; Professor of Soil Biogeochemistry

Donna Korzick

Director of Graduate Training Initiatives; Chair, Intercollege Graduate Degree Program in Integrative and Biomedical Physiology; Professor of Physiology and Kinesiology

Melissa Rolls

Chair, Intercollege Graduate Degree Program in Molecular, Cellular and Integrative Biosciences; Co-Director of the Center for Cellular Dynamics; Paul Berg Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Paul Bartell

Chair, Intercollege Graduate Degree Program in Neuroscience; Associate Professor of Avian Biology

Teh-hui Kao

Chair, Intercollege Graduate Degree Program in Plant Biology; Distinguished Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Professional Master's Program Chairs

Natasha Tirko

Director, Master of Biotechnology Degree Program; Associate Teaching Professor