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Because Lehigh has a decentralized Graduate Education model rather than a Graduate School, our small Graduate Education + Life team at the University level partners with units across campus. 

Our Team
Sabrina Jedlicka, Deputy Provost for Graduate Education

Contact Sabrina with questions having to do with graduate and professional education at Lehigh, including questions about individual programs, innovations in graduate education, graduate program/student statistics, diversity initiatives, etc.



Kathleen Hutnik, Ph.D., Associate Deputy Provost for Graduate Education

Contact Kathleen for questions regarding graduate life,  navigating Lehigh support services, and understanding graduate student policies and procedures. In addition, please consult with Kathleen on managing the challenges of graduate school or to propose ideas to help the graduate community.


Phone: 610-758-3648

Anthony Murphy, Graduate Writing Associate

Contact Anthony Murphy for questions regarding Graduate Writing Support. He manages consultations and groups in order to help provide graduate students with the resources needed to complete a variety of different types of writing tasks. 

Email: amm915@lehigh

Kathy Orrok, Coordinator of the Graduate Life Office

Contact Kathy Orrok for questions regarding the graduate life office and related events, Packer House, and the Graduate Student Senate.


Phone: 610-758-4722

Kirsten Sneeringer, Assistant Director, Graduate Life Office

Contact Kirsten regarding graduate life events and programs. Kirsten works closely with our graduate students to provide meaningful programs and social events. 


Ashley Pen, Graduate Assistant, Graduate Life Office

Contact Ashley for assistance regarding the graduate life office and other related events.

Our Partners

Denise Beautreau
Director of the Center for Student Access and Success
Shamell Brandon, Psy.D.
Staff Psychologist, Counseling and Psychological Services
Kate Bullard, Ph.D.
Research Program Development Officer
Mike Burger, Ph.D.
Graduate Associate Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences
John Coulter, Ph.D.
Research Associate Dean of the Rossin College of Engineering and Applied Science
Ali Erk
Associate Director, Graduate Student Career Development
Robin Hojnoski, EdD
Graduate Associate Dean of the College of Education
Sabrina Jedlicka, Ph.D.
Graduate Associate Dean of the Rossin College of Engineering and Applied Sciences
Cheryl Matherly, EdD
Vice President and Vice Provost for International Affairs
Henry Odi, EdD
Deputy Vice President for Equity and Community and Associate Provost for Academic Diversity
Anand Jagota, Ph.D.
Vice President for Research
(610) 758-4396
Shishir Kumar Upadhyaya
Senior International Adviser, India
Albert Liu, PhD, MS
Director of Graduate Programs and Associate Professor of the College of Health
Oliver Yao, Ph.D.
Graduate Associate Dean of the College of Business

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