Administrative Assistant, Graduate Program and Career Placement Program
Beverly Hankins serves as the clerical assistant to the directors of graduate studies and the MFA program in creative writing. She assists the directors of admissions during the admissions season and serves as coordinator for all M.A., M.F.A., and Ph.D. application files. She also collects and distributes the graduate course descriptions and coordinates graduate student pre-enrollment. She serves as the initial contact for all current and prospective graduate students regarding departmental requirements and procedures. Beverly provides support to all departmental graduate students, coordinating the graduate student records division and monitoring degree process. She organizes and processes placement dossiers for Ph.D. and M.F.A. graduate students, assisting doctoral candidates and creative writing graduates from the initial preparation of their dossiers to their interviews, convention commitments, and job contracts.