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Abby Sherman

Coordinator of Student Services


Abby Sherman is the Coordinator of Student Services for the Graduate School. Abby has worked in graduate education at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, for over 7 years. She advises students on Graduate School policies and procedures as well as thesis and dissertation formatting requirements. She facilitates student workshops and is part of the graduate and professional student professional development team.

Abby serves on the Chancellor’s Council for Diversity and Inclusion and previously served on the Commission for Women. She is a UT Promise mentor and a First Year Studies instructor. She earned a bachelor’s degree in Creative Writing and Literature from Eckerd College in St. Petersburg, FL. She earned her master’s degree in Educational Psychology from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. Abby is an avid reader and is passionate about all things creative. In her free time she enjoys listening to podcasts, spending time in the mountains, reciting poetry to her daughter, and playing the ukulele (badly).

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