Graduate School Contacts

We would be more than happy to answer any questions you have about Graduate School.  If you are a new student, we can help you with application and admission questions.  If you are a current student, we can help you with graduate holds, degree analysis, degree completion and graduate assistantships.

Brandi Beckmann 

Brandi Beckmann                              Admissions                                             620-341-5513620-341-5513 


Mary Sewell              Admissions        


Yesenia Vazquez 


Brandi, Mary and Dana are the contacts for admissions/application, transcripts, eligibility, graduate holds, and prospective student inquiries. 

 Jan Gerstner

Jan Gerstner
Assistant to the Dean

Jan is the contact for graduate assistants, orientation, graduate faculty, and all awards and scholarships.

 Doug Cooper

Doug Cooper                         Degree Analyst                         620-341-5509620-341-5509

Doug is the contact for degree confirmation, degree audits, diplomas, thesis/dissertations, and commencement.

Pam Fillmore

Pam Fillmore            Research Analyst                          620-341-5351620-341-5351

Pam is the contact for research and grants.

Ashley Brandt

Ashley Brandt                         Research Administrative  Assistant  

Ashley assists Pam Fillmore in the Research and Grants Office.

 Kathy Ermler

Kathy Ermler                          Dean                                      620-341-5508620-341-5508

Dean Ermler has an open-door policy and is available to all graduate students with concerns/problems/suggestions.


Betsy Schmidt
Student Assistant



Janette Tulachka
Graduate Assistant



Vanessa Hajek
Graduate Assistant