Faculty & Staff


Welcome to the Office of Graduate Studies Academics Division

The Academics Division in the USF Office of Graduate Studies serves as an academic liaison for graduate colleges and programs in matters pertaining to policy, curriculum, and best practices in graduate education.

New Graduate Curriculum approved for Fall 2023 and Spring 2024:

*Priority deadline is the deadline for consideration of financial support; all applications will be reviewed if received by the University deadline of June 1 for Fall and October 15 for Spring, but applicants are encouraged to apply by the prioirty deadline for full consideration.

New Majors

  • Name of Major
    • Program Begins 
    • Priority Deadline:
    • Contact:

New Graduate Certificates

  • Name of Certificate
    • Certificate Begins 
    • Priority Deadline: 
    • Contact:

Resources and Historical Documents:

Academics Team Members:

Dean, Ruth Huntley Bahr, Ph.D.
Assistant Director, Academics, Carol Hines-Cobb
Technology & Systems Manager, Academics, Joseph Butts
Academic Services Administrator, Jessica Wilson