Outstanding Graduate Adviser
Cindy Carlson receives her 2005 award for Outstanding Graduate Adviser
from Vice Provost and Dean of the Graduate School Victoria Rodríguez
CINDY I. CARLSON, Professor of Educational Psychology, has served as Graduate Adviser since 1998. Dr. Carlson is responsible for the academic endeavors of over 70 master's and 230 doctoral students in the seven concentrations in the Department of Educational Psychology. She is described by both students and colleagues as being exceptionally dedicated and enthusiastic, and is credited with developing a student orientation program, a weekly colloquium for first-year students, a workshop for students nearing graduation, and an on-line graduate student handbook. In addition to her work with students as an adviser and teacher, Dr. Carlson is actively involved in the administration of the graduate program in Educational Psychology.