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Office of Research and Graduate Studies

Office of Research and Graduate Studies

The Office of Research and Graduate Studies

Contact Office of Research and Graduate Studies


Office of Research and Graduate Studies

Florida Gulf Coast University
Office of Research & Graduate Studies
10501 FGCU BLVD. South
Howard Hall 202
Fort Myers, FL 33965-6565

Graduate Studies (

Phone: (239) 590-7988
Toll Free: (800) 590-3428 option 6, extension 7988

Shannon Acosta, Assistant Director, 239-590-7027,
Fausto Cepada, Graduate Studies Office Assistant (OPS), 239-590-7408
TBA, Graduate Studies Specialist
TBA, Graduate Admissions Specialist
Francisco Marquez, Director, 239-590-7908,

Research & Sponsored Programs

Donna Gilmore, Grant Coordinator, 239-590-7582,
TBA, Senior Grants Specialist
Lou Kirk, Director, 239-590-7022,
Darina Nikolov, Senior Grants Specials, 239-590-7549,


Melinda Morra, Office Assistant, 239-590-7988,
Aquonna Thornhill, Administrative Assistant, 239-590-7020,

Caroline Campbell, Data Management & Analysis Coordinator, 239-590-1853,
Sandy Terranova, Research Compliance Coordinator, 239-590-7522,
Dr. TC Yih, AVP Research & Dean of Graduate Studies, 239-590-1443,