Texas Tech University

Graduate Advising

On the Leading Edge of Academic Advising

Meet Your Graduate Support Staff

The Office of Graduate Education and Research assists students from beginning to end in continuing their professional education. We are available to help individuals navigate the application process, communicate with programs, and prepare for the day of graduation.

Ciarra Galindo
Graduate Advisor
806-834-0861
ciarra.galindo@ttu.edu

Ciarra coordinates admissions and assists current students in the Blended and Personalized Learning Programs. These programs include Certificates and Master's degrees.

L. J. Gould, Ph.D.
Coordinator
806-834-4224
lj.gould@ttu.edu

L.J. coordinates admissions and assists current students in the Counselor Education and Special Education programs. The programs include Certificate, Master's and Doctoral degrees.

Joni Sanders
Unit Coordinator
806-834-5722
joni.sanders@ttu.edu

Joni coordinates the admission application process and can assist prospective students with program inquiries for the Higher Education program.

Pam Smith
Senior Analyst
806-834-2969
pam.smith@ttu.edu

Pam coordinates all Research Assistant and Graduate Part-Time Instructor positions within the College of Education. She also processes travel applications and vouchers for graduate students.

Brandi Stephens
Graduate Advisor
806-834-4554
brandi.stephens@ttu.edu

Brandi coordinates admissions and assists current students in the Curriculum Studies and Teacher Education; Language Literacy; Language, Diversity and Literacy Studies; and STEM programs. These programs include Certificates, Master's and Doctoral degrees.

Beth Watson
Graduate Advisor
806-834-0429
beth.watson@ttu.edu

Beth coordinates admissions and assists current students in the Educational Leadership, Educational Psychology, and Instructional Technology programs. These programs include Certificates, Master's and Doctoral degrees.