Resources for Graduate Students and Where To Go With Questions


Kristen Hug - Student Services Representative

Ask Kristen questions to any student related services. She can answer most questions and also point you in the right direction to get additional help. Kristen handles student registration, fellowships, supplemental stipends, grad-care, grant applications, and much, much more. Stop by her office, or email her first with any questions or problems. Email:


Roman Giger
Roman Giger - Graduate Program Chair

Dr. Giger is the current CDB Graduate Program Chair. The Graduate Chair initially meets with incoming students and continues to communicate with you throughout your training about coursework, prelims, thesis, and committee research. Email:


Brittney Longeway
Brittney Longeway – Administrative Specialist

Brittney can help with HR issues including stipends and GSI appointments, links, Rackham administered fellowships, grants and scholarships, student fellowship information (courtesy School of Engineering), CDB department administrative information, time reports, ID cards, key requisitions, ID card access to outer doors, and mail boxes. Email:


Email: for any administrative questions.

Graduate Program Student Handbook