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Graduate Program Coordinators

The names and email addresses for EKU's graduate program coordinators are listed in the table below. Please contact the appropriate coordinator for your program if you have questions about the admission requirements or need other information about the program.

Graduate Program

Grad Department
Advisor/Email

EKU Online Contact
(Online Program or Online Concentration)

Master of Arts:

 

 

English

Dr. Gerald Nachtwey

 

History

Dr. Brad Wood

 

Student Personnel Services in Higher Education

Dr. Faye Deters

 

Mental Health Counseling

Dr. Charles Myers

 

Applied Mathematics

Dr. Lisa Kay

 

Master of Arts in Education:

 

 

Communication Disorders

Dr. Kellie Ellis

 

Elementary Education

Dr. Eileen Shanahan

EKU Online Contacts:
Dr. Barbara Shoemaker
John Hepner

 

Gifted Education

Dr. Eileen Shanahan

EKU Online Contacts:
Dr. Treva Macy
John Hepner

Instructional Leadership

Dr. Raymond Lauk

EKU Online Contacts:
Dr. Barbara Shoemaker
John Hepner

Middle Grade Education

Dr. Eileen Shanahan

EKU Online Contacts:
Dr. Barbara Shoemaker
John Hepner

 

Literacy (P-12)

Dr. Eileen Shanahan

EKU Online Contacts:
Dr. Treva Macy
John Hepner

 

School Counseling

Dr. Charles Myers

 

School Media Librarian

Dr. Ralph Turner

EKU Online Contacts:
Dr. Treva Macy
John Hepner

Secondary Education

Dr. Eileen Shanahan

 

Special Education

Dr. Michelle Gremp

EKU Online Contacts:
Dr. Treva Macy
John Hepner

Master of Arts in Teaching:

 

 

Interdisciplinary Early Childhood

Dr. Michelle Gremp

 

Middle Grades

Dr. James Dantic

 

P-12 Programs

Dr. James Dantic

 

Secondary Education

Dr. James Dantic

 

Master of Business Administration

Dr. Trish Isaacs

 

Master of Fine Arts: Creative Writing

Dr. Robert Johnson

 

Master of Music

Dr. Nathan Jasinski

 

Master of Public Administration

Dr. Anne Cizmar

EKU Online Contact:
Courtney Spradling

Master of Public Health:

 

 

Health Promotion

Dr. Molly McKinney

 

Industrial Hygiene

Dr. Gary Brown

 

Environmental/Occupational Health and Sustainability

Dr. Clint Pinion

 

Master of Science:

 

 

Biology

Dr. Oliver Oakley

 

Career & Technical Education

Dr. Tim Ross

 

Chemistry

Dr. Radhika Dasari

 

Computer Science

Dr. Mengkun Yang

EKU Online Contact: Trevor Jenkins

Justice, Policy & Leadership

Dr. Peter Kraska

Amy Eades

Criminology & Criminal Justice

Dr. Victoria Collins

Melinda Jones

Technology Management

Dr. Dennis Field

 

Occupational Therapy

Dr. Mary Ellen Thompson

 

Exercise and Sports Science

Dr. Heather Adams-Blair

 

Psychology - General

Dr. Robert Mitchell - Experimental 
Dr. Myra Beth Bundy -
Applied Behavioral Analysis

                          

Psychology - Ind/Org

Dr. Jaime Henning

EKU Online Contact: Courtney Spradling

Recreation and Park Administration

Dr. Jon McChesney

 

Safety, Security & Emergency Mgmt

Dr. Tom Schneid

SSEM Online Contact: Kim Chitwood

Athletic Training


Dr. Matthew Sabin

 

Master of Science in Nursing:

 

 

Rural Health Family Nurse Practitioner

Dr. Margaret Zoellers

EKU Online Contact: Halie Sissle

Rural Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

 

Dr. Rachael Hovermale

EKU Online Contact: Lindsey Turner

Master of Social Work:

Dr. Ann Callahan

EKU Online Contact: Trevor Jenkins

Specialist Degrees:

 

 

Specialist Degree: Educational Admin & Supervision

Dr. Raymond Lauk

EKU Online Contacts:
Dr. Barbara Shoemaker
John Hepner

Doctoral:

 

 

Doctorate in Education:
Educ Leadership & Policy Studies
Counselor Education & Supervision

Dr. Todd McCardle - Edu Leadership & Policy Studies
Dr. Carol Sommer - Counselor Education & Supervision

 

Doctorate in Nursing Practice

Dr. Brooke Bentley

EKU Online Contact: Halie Sissle

 

 

 

Doctorate in Occupational Therapy

Dr. Shirley O' Brien

EKU Online Contact: Elizabeth Sartor

 

 

 

Doctorate in Psychology

Dr. Dustin Wygant