Graduate Program Directors

Below is a listing of Graduate Program Directors by program as of Friday, January 19, 2024. To request updates, complete the Program Update Form under Program Director’s Resources. Important: Please make sure to complete the Program Update Form, as this is how the information is updated in PantherSoft by the Admissions’ IT Team. The GPD list below is retrieved from PantherSoft, and intended for currently enrolled graduate students.

Program Name Sub-Plan GPD First Name GPD Last Name GPD Email
Accounting – MAcc   Cynthia Teijeiro cteijeir@fiu.edu
Adult Ed / Human Res Dev – EDD   Ethan Kolek ekolek@fiu.edu
Adult Ed / Human Res Dev – MS   Tonette Rocco roccot@fiu.edu
Adult Geron Pri Nur Prac – MSN   Michael Sanchez michsanc@fiu.edu
African & African Diaspora Stu   Sharon Placide placides@fiu.edu
Architecture – MArch   Henry Rueda Coronel hruedaco@fiu.edu
Art Education K-12 – MAT   David Chang changd@fiu.edu
Art Education- MS   David Chang changd@fiu.edu
Asian Studies – MA   Steven Heine heines@fiu.edu
Athletic Training – MS   Michelle Odai odaim@fiu.edu
Biochemistry – PhD   Fenfei Leng lengf@fiu.edu
Biology – MS   Laura Serbus lserbus@fiu.edu
Biology – PhD   Laura Serbus lserbus@fiu.edu
Biomedical Engineering – MS   Joshua Hutcheson jhutches@fiu.edu
Biomedical Engineering – PhD   Joshua Hutcheson jhutches@fiu.edu
Biomedical Science – PhD   Alvaro Estevez alvestev@fiu.edu
Business Administration – PhD   Miguel Aguirre-Urreta miaguirr@fiu.edu
Business Administration – PhD ACTING3 Miguel Aguirre-Urreta miaguirr@fiu.edu
Business Administration – PhD FNANCE2 Miguel Aguirre-Urreta miaguirr@fiu.edu
Business Administration – PhD INTLBUSN2 Arun Kumaraswamy akumaras@fiu.edu
Business Administration – PhD MANGMNT2 Miguel Aguirre-Urreta miaguirr@fiu.edu
Business Administration – PhD MARKTING3 Miguel Aguirre-Urreta miaguirr@fiu.edu
Business Administration – PhD MGTINFOSY2 Miguel Aguirre-Urreta miaguirr@fiu.edu
Business Analytics- MBA   Jessica Aristizabal jaristiz@fiu.edu
Chemistry – MS   Christopher Dares cdares@fiu.edu
Chemistry – PhD   Christopher Dares cdares@fiu.edu
Civil Engineering – MS   Xia Jin xjin1@fiu.edu
Civil Engineering – PhD   Xia Jin xjin1@fiu.edu
Cognitive Neuroscience – PhD   Shannon Dick sdick@fiu.edu
Comparative Sociology – PhD   Gail Hollander hollande@fiu.edu
Computer Engineering – MS   Vladimir Pozdin vpozdin@fiu.edu
Computer Science – MS   Christian Poellabauer cpoellab@fiu.edu
Computer Science – PhD   Christian Poellabauer cpoellab@fiu.edu
Construction Management – MS   Mohamed Elzomor melzomor@fiu.edu
Counselor Education – MS   Valerie Dixon vdixon@fiu.edu
Creative Writing – MFA   Lester Standiford standifo@fiu.edu
Criminal Justice – MS   Rosa Chang rechang@fiu.edu
Curriculum and Instruct – MS   Keisha Mcintyre-Mccullough kemcinty@fiu.edu
Curriculum and Instruction-PHD   Elizabeth Cramer cramere@fiu.edu
Cybersecurity – MS   Christian Poellabauer cpoellab@fiu.edu
Cybersecurity Risk Mgmt-MBA   Diana Medina dimedina@fiu.edu
Data Science&Art Intell- MS   Christian Poellabauer cpoellab@fiu.edu
Design- MA   Henry Rueda Coronel hruedaco@fiu.edu
Dietetics and Nutrition – MS   Evelyn Enrione enrionee@fiu.edu
Dietetics and Nutrition – PhD   Catherine Coccia ccoccia@fiu.edu
Disaster Management – MA   Dulce Suarez dboza@fiu.edu
Doctor of Ath Training-DAT   Jeffrey Konin jkonin@fiu.edu
Doctor of Design-DDes   Henry Rueda Coronel hruedaco@fiu.edu
Doctorate in Business Adm-DBA   Miguel Aguirre-Urreta miaguirr@fiu.edu
Downtown – MBA   Diana Medina dimedina@fiu.edu
Early Childhood Education – MS   Daniela Foerch dfoerch@fiu.edu
Earth Systems Science – PhD   Maruthi Sridhar Balaji Bhaskar mbalajib@fiu.edu
Economics – MA   Tobias Pfutze tpfutze@fiu.edu
Economics – PhD   Tobias Pfutze tpfutze@fiu.edu
Educational Lead Pol Stu – EDD   Ethan Kolek ekolek@fiu.edu
Educational Lead Pol Stu – EDD HIGHEDADM3 Ethan Kolek ekolek@fiu.edu
Educational Leadership – EDS   Krisdhal Ugarte-Torre kugartet@fiu.edu
Educational Leadership – MS   Krisdhal Ugarte-Torre kugartet@fiu.edu
Elec & Comp Eng – PhD   Nezih Pala npala@fiu.edu
Electrical Engineering – MS   Vladimir Pozdin vpozdin@fiu.edu
Engineering Management – MS   Shih-Ming Lee leesm@fiu.edu
Engineering and Comp Edu- PhD   Stephen Secules ssecules@fiu.edu
English – MA   Martha Schoolman mschoolm@fiu.edu
Environmental Engineering – MS   Armin Mehrabi amehrabi@fiu.edu
Environmental Studies – MS   Maruthi Sridhar Balaji Bhaskar mbalajib@fiu.edu
Envrion Policy & Mgmt – PSM   Krishnaswamy Jayachandran jayachan@fiu.edu
Exceptional Student Ed – EDD   Kyle Bennett kdbennet@fiu.edu
Executive MBA   Diana Medina dimedina@fiu.edu
Family Nurse Prac – MSN   Michael Sanchez michsanc@fiu.edu
Finance – MSF   Isabel Lopez lopezi@fiu.edu
Flex MBA   Diana Medina dimedina@fiu.edu
Foreign Language Educ – MS   Ryan Pontier rpontier@fiu.edu
Forensic Science – MS   Julian Mendel jmendel@fiu.edu
Forensic Science Online – PSM   Max Houck mhouck@fiu.edu
Geosciences – MS   Maruthi Sridhar Balaji Bhaskar mbalajib@fiu.edu
Geosciences – PhD   Assefa Melesse melessea@fiu.edu
Global & Sociocult Stud – PhD   Qing Lai qlai@fiu.edu
Global & Sociocult Studies-MA   Qing Lai qlai@fiu.edu
Global Affairs – MA   Malena Torres maltorre@fiu.edu
Health Services Admin – MHSA   Tina Yeung tyeung@fiu.edu
Higher Education Admin – MS   Ashley Kuntz akuntz@fiu.edu
Higher Education Admin – MS HEDONLINE Rebekah Schulze rschulze@fiu.edu
Higher Education- PhD   Ethan Kolek ekolek@fiu.edu
History – MA   Daniel Royles droyles@fiu.edu
History – PhD   Daniel Royles droyles@fiu.edu
Hlth Inform Analytics – MS   Tala Mirzaei tmirzaei@fiu.edu
Hlth Inform Mgmt Sys – MS   Claudia Packer cpacker@fiu.edu
Hospitality Management – MS   Dana Foligno dfoligno@fiu.edu
Human Resources Mgt – MS   Krystal Saleta ksaleta@fiu.edu
Information Systems – MS   Claudia Packer cpacker@fiu.edu
Information Technology -MS   Christian Poellabauer cpoellab@fiu.edu
Interior Architecture – MA   Newton Dsouza Prabhu ndsouza@fiu.edu
Interior Architecture – MIA   Newton Dsouza Prabhu ndsouza@fiu.edu
Internat Crime & Justice – PhD   Rosa Chang rechang@fiu.edu
International Business – MIB   Jessica Aristizabal jaristiz@fiu.edu
International MBA   Jessica Aristizabal jaristiz@fiu.edu
International Real Estate – MS   Isabel Lopez lopezi@fiu.edu
International Relations – PhD   Alexander Barder abarder@fiu.edu
International Studies – MA   Jin Zeng jzeng@fiu.edu
Internet of Things – MS   Hai Deng hdeng@fiu.edu
Intl and Intercultural Ed – MS   Hilary Landorf landorfh@fiu.edu
Kinesiology Exercise Sci – MS   Jason Kostrna jkostrna@fiu.edu
Landscape Architecture – MA   Roberto Rovira rovirar@fiu.edu
Landscape Architecture – MLA   Roberto Rovira rovirar@fiu.edu
Latin Amer Carib Studies – MA   Gabriela Hoberman ghoberma@fiu.edu
Liberal Studies – MA   Kiriake Xerohemona xerohemo@fiu.edu
Linguistics – MA   Shawn Christian shchrist@fiu.edu
Logi & Supply Chain Mgmt – MS   Gregory Maloney gmaloney@fiu.edu
Logistics Engineering – MS   Shih-Ming Lee leesm@fiu.edu
Marketing – MS   Helen Cantos cantosh@fiu.edu
Mass Communication – MS   Aileen Izquierdo aiizquie@fiu.edu
Mass Communication – MS GLBSTCREA Grizelle De Los Reyes gdelosre@fiu.edu
Mass Communication – MS SPLJLACOL Jose Alejandro Alvarado jalvarad@fiu.edu
Mass Communication – MS SPLONLINE Jose Alejandro Alvarado jalvarad@fiu.edu
Mass Communication – MS SPNLJCOMB Jose Alejandro Alvarado jalvarad@fiu.edu
Mass Communication – MS SPNLNGJR Jose Alejandro Alvarado jalvarad@fiu.edu
Materials Sci and Engr – MS   Zhe Cheng zhcheng@fiu.edu
Materials Sci and Engr – PhD   Dwayne McDaniel mcdaniel@fiu.edu
Mathematical Sci – PhD   Hakima Bessaih hbessaih@fiu.edu
Mathematical Sciences – MS   Hakima Bessaih hbessaih@fiu.edu
Mechanical Engineering – MS   Zhe Cheng zhcheng@fiu.edu
Mechanical Engineering – PhD   Dwayne McDaniel mcdaniel@fiu.edu
Music – MM   Joel Galand galandj@fiu.edu
Music Education – MS   Joel Galand galandj@fiu.edu
Nurse Anesthetist – MSN   Jeffrey Groom groomj@fiu.edu
Nursing – MSN   Michael Sanchez michsanc@fiu.edu
Nursing – MSN NURSEDU Michael Sanchez michsanc@fiu.edu
Nursing – PhD   Jean Hannan jhannan@fiu.edu
Nursing Practice – DNP   Michael Sanchez michsanc@fiu.edu
Nursing Practice – DNP DNPONLINE Michael Sanchez michsanc@fiu.edu
Nursing Practice – DNP MSNDNPAA2 Michael Sanchez michsanc@fiu.edu
Nursing Practice – DNP MSNDNPAC2 Michael Sanchez michsanc@fiu.edu
Nursing Practice – DNP MSNDNPAF2 Michael Sanchez michsanc@fiu.edu
Nursing Practice – DNP MSNDNPAN2 Ann Miller anmille@fiu.edu
Nursing Practice – DNP MSNDNPAP2 Michael Sanchez michsanc@fiu.edu
Occupational Therapy – MS   Ingris Treminio ifilpo@fiu.edu
Ped Pri Care Nurse Prac – MSN   Michael Sanchez michsanc@fiu.edu
Physical Therapy – DPT   Mark Rossi rossim@fiu.edu
Physician Asst Studies – MPAS   Richard Ball rball@fiu.edu
Physics – MS   Jorge Rodriguez jrodrig@fiu.edu
Physics – PhD   Jorge Rodriguez jrodrig@fiu.edu
Political Science – MA   Eric Lob elob@fiu.edu
Political Science – PhD   Eric Lob elob@fiu.edu
Professional MBA   Diana Medina dimedina@fiu.edu
Professional MBA DOWNTOWN2 Diana Medina dimedina@fiu.edu
Professional MBA PMBAEXEC Diana Medina dimedina@fiu.edu
Professional MBA PMBAFLEX Diana Medina dimedina@fiu.edu
Professional MBA PMBAUC Sara Ormaza ormazas@fiu.edu
Professional MBA PMBAWEEKN Diana Medina dimedina@fiu.edu
Psyc Men Hlth Nur Prac – MSN   Michael Sanchez michsanc@fiu.edu
Psychology – MS   Shannon Dick sdick@fiu.edu
Psychology – PhD   Shannon Dick sdick@fiu.edu
Public Administration – MPA   Susannah Ali sali@fiu.edu
Public Affairs- PhD   Alexander Kroll akroll@fiu.edu
Public Health – MPH BIOSTATS Zoran Bursac zbursac@fiu.edu
Public Health – MPH BRBEHENV Alok Deoraj adeoraj@fiu.edu
Public Health – MPH ENVROCPHL Alok Deoraj adeoraj@fiu.edu
Public Health – MPH EPDEMIOL2 Vukosava Pekovic pekovic@fiu.edu
Public Health – MPH GENONLINE Yasenka Peterson ypeterso@fiu.edu
Public Health – MPH HLTPOMGT Donna Davis doedavi@fiu.edu
Public Health – MPH INFDISEPI Vukosava Pekovic pekovic@fiu.edu
Public Health – MPH MCHDHLTH Melissa Howard mehoward@fiu.edu
Public Health – MPH MDMPHEPI2 Vukosava Pekovic pekovic@fiu.edu
Public Health – PhD BIOSTADAT Changwon Yoo cyoo@fiu.edu
Public Health – PhD BRBEHENV2 Jeremy Chambers jwchambe@fiu.edu
Public Health – PhD ENVROCPHL2 Jeremy Chambers jwchambe@fiu.edu
Public Health – PhD ENVTOXIC Jeremy Chambers jwchambe@fiu.edu
Public Health – PhD EPDEMIOL Gladys Ibanez gibanez@fiu.edu
Public Health – PhD HLTHDISP Elena Sebekos esebekos@fiu.edu
Public Health – PhD HLTHPROM Elena Sebekos esebekos@fiu.edu
Reading/Literacy Education-MS   Maria Tsalikis tsalikim@fiu.edu
Recreation Sport Mgt – MS   Mido Chang midchang@fiu.edu
Religious Studies – MA   Albert Wuaku wuakua@fiu.edu
Rsrch Dsgn& Analysis Online-MS   Mido Chang midchang@fiu.edu
School Psychology – EDS   Mido Chang midchang@fiu.edu
Social Welfare – PhD   Richard Beaulaurier rbeaulau@fiu.edu
Social Work – MSW   Mary Helen Hayden haydenm@fiu.edu
Spanish – MA   Maida Watson watsonm@fiu.edu
Spanish – MA BAMASPAN2 Maida Watson watsonm@fiu.edu
Spanish – PhD   Maida Watson watsonm@fiu.edu
Special Education – MS   Liana Gonzalez lgonzal@fiu.edu
Speech Language Pathology – MS   Monica Hough mshough@fiu.edu
Statistics – MS   Hakima Bessaih hbessaih@fiu.edu
Teaching & Learning – EDS   Elizabeth Cramer cramere@fiu.edu
Teaching and Learning-PHD   Elizabeth Cramer cramere@fiu.edu
Telecom and Networking – MS   Christian Poellabauer cpoellab@fiu.edu
Urban Design – MA   David Rifkind drifkind@fiu.edu
Urban Education – MS   Martha Meyer mmeyer@fiu.edu
Visual Arts – MFA   Jennifer Printz jprintz@fiu.edu