Student Organizations

Human Development and Family Science Graduate Student Group

Leadership

Caitlin Smith Portrait

President: Caitlin Smith

csmith68@syr.edu

Hello! My name is Caitlin Smith and I am a fourth year Ph.D. Candidate in Human Development and Family Science, with a C.A.S. in Food Studies. I am looking forward to serving as the President of the HDFS Graduate Student Group this year. I plan to continue the work started by the inaugural leadership team last year and, also to develop new and exciting initiatives to support our HDFS graduate community even more!


Qingyang Liu Portrait

Treasurer: Qingyang Liu

qliu08@syr.edu

Hi everyone! My name is Qingyang Liu and I am from Guangzhou, China. I am currently a first-year doctoral student in Human Development and Family Science. I am elected to serve as secretary of the Human Development and Family Science Graduate Student Group from 2020-2021. I look forward to working with our leadership team and department together to plan new initiatives to build our graduate student community stronger. I am excited about this fruitful and productive year!


Terese Millet Portrait

Secretary: Terese Millet Joseph

tsmillet@syr.edu

Hi everyone! My name is Terese Millet Joseph. I am from the sunny Eastern Caribbean Island of Antigua. I am currently a third year PhD Student in Human Development & Family Science. This academic year I will be serving as the Secretary of the HDFS Graduate Student Organization. I look forward to working with you as we build careers and community in our department.


Corinne Blake Portrait

Faculty Liaison: Corinne Blake

coblake@syr.edu

Hi Everyone! My name is Corinne Blake and I am originally from Gardner, Massachusetts. I am a fourth year Ph.D. Student in Human Development and Family Science. During the 2020-2021 school year I served as the group’s president and I am very excited to shift roles this year to the Student Liaison position! I look forward to continuing to foster community and opportunity for the graduate students. I look forward to working with my fellow officers and fellow graduate students to make this a great year for the graduate department.