Department of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences
College of Agricultural Sciences, Penn State University
115 Henning Building

University Park
, PA 16802

Phone: 814-865-7696

  • Administrative Support Assistant
  • Graduate Programs

Areas of Expertise

  • Coordinate all aspects of the departments Bortree Lecture Series
  • Processes drop/add
  • Assists in processing 496/596 forms
  • Assists with course scheduling in LionPath
  • Processes all graduate appointments and Terms of Offer contracts
  • Coordinates all graduate events including recruitment, graduation receptions, thesis committee meetings and defenses
  • Processes and coordinate recruiting applications
  • Processes onboarding paperwork (offer letters, TOO's, etc.) of new and renewal appointments for the graduate students appointed in the graduate program
  • Reconcile ERS reports for travel, lectures, group meals
  • Processes departmental key requests
  • Processes OPP work orders for the department
  • Schedule room reservations via 25Live
  • Monitors and Updates the department's Listserv's
  • Professor of Molecular Virology
  • Director, Pathobiology Graduate Program

Areas of Expertise

  • Virology
  • Infectious Disease
  • Viral Budding
  • Cellular Trafficking
  • Virus-like Particles
  • Zoonoses