Academic Services Administrator
Room: BSN 103
Phone: (813) 974-4153
Fax: (813) 974-4518
Karen Carlin is the academic services administrator for the MBA program in the College of Business Office of Graduate Studies. Her responsibilities are varied and include recruiting, admissions, advising, student services, and program administration. She is also the director of the Graduate Certificate in Business Foundations.
Before joining the College of Business at USF in 2010, Carlin taught reading to struggling students in Pinellas County. She also has 12 years of experience in convention management at the historic Biltmore Hotel in Coral Gables and the Sheraton Sand Key on Clearwater Beach. Prior to working in hospitality, Carlin was the associate director of the Executive MBA Program at the University of Miami. She handled both the domestic program and the program offered in Nassau, Bahamas.
A native of Miami, Carlin earned both a Bachelor of Business Administration and a Master of Business Administration from the University of Miami.