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New Brunswick
Office of Graduate and Professional Admissions
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
18 Bishop Place
New Brunswick, New Jersey 08901-8530, U.S.A.


Departmental Chair
Ryne Palombit
Email - Ryne Palombit
Fall 2021 Office Hrs.
Monday, 5:30 - 6:30 pm, Virtual
Wednesday, 5:30 - 6:30 pm, Virtual

Graduate Director -
on leave July 1, 2021 to January 1, 2022
Erin Vogel
Email - Erin Vogel

Acting Graduate Director -
from July 1, 2021 to January 1, 2022
Zeynep G├╝rsel
Email - Zeynep Gursel
Fall 2021 Office Hrs. Wed. 2-4 pm RAB 304

Graduate Assistant
Lobna Elberri
Email - Lobna Elberri