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Administration and Staff



Edward Wright-Rios, Department Chair

Jefferson Cowie, Director of Graduate Studies

Thomas Schwartz, Director of Undergraduate Studies

Paul Kramer, Director of Graduate Professional Development



Meagan Artus, Administrative Manager, (615) 936-7236, 133 Benson Hall

In-office: Tuesday and Wednesday

Brooke Swain, Administrative Specialist for the Undergraduate Program, (615) 343-5941, 232 Benson Hall

In-office: Monday and Wednesday

Mary Lyn Albritton Administrative Specialist for the Graduate Program, (615) 343-4608, 232 Benson Hall

In office: Wednesday and Thursday

*Staff are available on campus for the days indicated above. When not in the office, staff are available remotely.