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Jackie Cauley

  • Administrative Support Coordinator

Expertise: Faculty matters; Affiliate appointments; and Promotion and tenure

Phone: (814) 863-1173


Melissa Hummel

  • Administrative Coordinator

Expertise: Office manager; Human resources; Visa; Salaries; Sabbaticals; General and research budget administration; Graduate assistantships; Grants and endowments; Purchasing

Phone: (814) 867-2760


Ashley Scott

  • Administrative Support Assistant

Expertise: Maintenance of faculty travel and research budgets; Faculty and student conference travel arrangements and reimbursements; Departmental and Program award ceremonies; Undergraduate scholarships through OSA; Courtesy appointments; Creation and oversight of area LISTSERVS; Website maintenance; General office duties: first point of contact, phones, mail distribution, supplies

Phone: (814) 863-4025


Johey Verfaille

  • Events Coordinator

Expertise: Event planning for workshops, conferences, seminars, on-campus and digital programming; Travel arrangements, travel reservations, travel and group meal reimbursements, and honorarium payments for non-PSU guests; Departmental LISTSERV and website maintenance; Social media; Event and course flyers

Phone: (814) 867-4561


Jamie Whitehead

  • Undergraduate and Graduate Staff Assistant

Expertise: Undergraduate and graduate student administrative services; Course scheduling coordinator; Assistance with new curriculum proposals in the Curriculum Review and Consultation system; Scholarships and placement data

Phone: (814) 863-4025