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College of Graduate Studies Staff

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College of Graduate Studies Staff

  • David Easler, MBA, Director, Graduate Recruitment
    Office Location:  Parker Hannifin Hall, Room 302
    Telephone:  216-687-5047
    E-mail:  d.easler@csuohio.edu
    Develops and implements innovative strategies, plans, programs and services that support University goals of attracting and graduating an academically talented and diverse graduate student population.
     
  • Maribeth Kralik, Office Coordinator
    Assistant to the Dean
    Office Location:  Parker Hannifin Hall, Room 227
    Telephone:  216-687-3595
    E-mail:  m.a.kralik@csuohio.edu
    Coordinates and assists with Graduate Council, Graduate Faculty renewal, graduate program revisions,  Ohio Department of Higher Education program coordination, and the Graduate Student Awards process. Supports the Dean and Associate Dean—schedules meetings and manages calendars.
     
  • Tonita May, Coordinator, Graduate Student Services
    Office Location: Parker Hannifin Hall, Room 308
    Telephone:  216-687-3625
    E-mail:  t.l.may59@csuohio.edu
    Coordinates and supervises administrative office functions related to graduate student services. Also provides administrative assistance and support to the Director of Graduate Recruitment and the College of Graduate Studies. 
     
  • Dianne Oloff, Graduate Student Services Specialist
    Office Location: Parker Hannifin Hall, Room 301
    Telephone:  216-687-5230
    E-mail:  d.oloff@csuohio.edu
    Assists with Academic Regulations and Actions including:  Dismissals/Warnings; Graduate Student Petitions; Grade Changes; Credit Transfers; Transient Approvals; Thesis/Dissertation Proposal (Committee) Forms; Master's Thesis Format review; Graduation Applications. 
     
  • Elizabeth Meadows, Graduate Student Services Specialist
    Office Location: Parker Hannifin Hall, Room 313S
    Telephone:  216-687-5228
    E-mail:  e.a.meadows70@csuohio.edu
    Assists with Graduate Assistant Contracts, Thesis/Dissertation Proposal (Committee) Forms, Doctoral Commencement Ceremony, Doctoral Dissertation Format Approvals, Graduate Certificates.
     
  • Patricia Otcasek, MBA, Manager
    Graduate Student Resource Center
    Office Location: Parker Hannifin Hall, Room 316
    Telephone:  216-687-5013
    E-mail:  p.otcasek@csuohio.edu
    Provides academic support services, advocacy, community-building and resources to support graduate student success. Provides career development and career advancement services. Plans and implements academic, professional development and community-building activities. Facilitates graduate student recruitment.
     
  • Christopher Pokorny, MCIS, Applications Developer
    Office of Research & Graduate Studies
    Office Location: Parker Hannifin Hall, Room 303
    Telephone: 216-687-9360
    E-mail: c.pokorny@csuohio.edu
    Assists faculty and staff members of the College of Graduate Studies & Office of Research with IT-related topics, such as retrieving data from PeopleSoft, developing or maintaining certain aspects of the website, or working on special projects.

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