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 6 years. She advises students on the Graduate School’s thesis and dissertation requirements 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 two bachelor’s degrees 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, going on hikes with her family, and trying out new ethnic food recipes.