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College of Graduate Studies Staff

 

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Dr. Chad Brooks

Associate Provost for Research 
and Dean of the College of Graduate Studies

brooksc@apsu.edu
931-221-7415

Dr. Brooks is responsible for coordinating all of the administrative duties for Research, Grants and Sponsored Programs and the College of Graduate Studies. He is also responsible for establishing the policies and procedures that govern these areas. Dr. Brooks chairs the Graduate and Research Council, facilitates the Institutional Review Board, and coordinates Graduate Faculty approvals and the Graduate Student Appeals Process. Dr. Brooks also represents APSU's College of Graduate Studies at THEC and several other professional graduate organizations.

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Dr. Tim Leszczak

Associate Dean, College of Graduate Studies

leszczakt@apsu.edu
931-221-6112

Dr. Leszczak oversees planning and operations related to the College of Graduate Studies, including admissions, recruiting, and graduate assistantships.  He reviews and updates graduate policies and procedures, manages the Graduate Studies website, and serves as the Chair of the Graduate Appeals Committee.

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Ms. Megan Mitchell

Director of Graduate Admissions & Recruitment

mitchellm@apsu.edu
(931) 221- 6189

Overseeing all aspects of the graduate admissions process, Ms. Mitchell is responsible for developing and executing recruitment strategies for graduate programs. This includes developing marketing material, attending education and career fairs, managing social media, identifying new businesses and markets to target for specific graduate programs. She also serves as a point of contact for potential students.

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Ms. Sharon West

Graduate Admissions Clerk

wests@apsu.edu
(931) 221- 7662

In addition to processing all admissions applications and documents, Ms. West refers completed student applications to the graduate coordinators for admission decisions.  She works diligently to ensure that students' files are accurately processed in a timely fashion and communicates these processes with the students.  Ms. West also serves as a point of contact for prospective students.