Kerrie Jenkins – Graduate Program Coordinator

Email Kerrie; Please email to set up an appointment.

WFH on Thursdays.

  • Graduate Admissions:
    • Processes graduate applications.
    • Assign faculty reviewers to student applications.
    • Processes ETS documents and transcripts.
    • Lead several virtual Open Houses for prospective graduate students.
    • Responds to all graduate program inquiries.
  • Event Coordinator:
      • Graduate Student Interview Week
      • New Graduate Student Orientation
      • Graduate program events
      • Distinguished Lecture
      • Eminent Scholar-Mentor Visits
  • Graduate Progressions:
    • Maintain student files, both paper and digital versions.
    • Graduate student forms and progressions assistance.
      • Advise students on course waivers, thesis and dissertation defenses, applying to Candidacy and Graduation.
      • Initiates forms on DocuSign for Master’s and Dissertation committees.
  • Backup supervisor for front desk student workers and timesheet approval.
  • Program support for Human Services Psychology / Applied Developmental Psychology / and Applied Behavior Analysis.
  • Manages graduate student databases and listservs.
  • Graduate program Blackboard / Box management.
  • Room reservations for department controlled and university spaces.
  • Initiate graduate student conference and travel applications.
  • Collect TA evaluations.
  • Gather annual student evaluations.
  • GSS, NSF, and NIH annual surveys and reports.
  • APA accreditation and reporting support.
  • Process requests for proof of malpractice insurance coverage for Clinical Psychology students.
  • UMBC Psychology department website, Rise Vision, and LinkedIn content creation and management.