Meet Our Staff

Dr. Matthew Cover

Faculty Director of CEGE

Dr. Matthew CoverI have been teaching at Stan State in the Biology Department and involved in the Ecology and Sustainability Masters Program since 2008. I was also on the Interdisciplinary Studies program committee for several years, and served as the Interdisciplinary Studies Interim Faculty Direcctor in 2016. I really enjoy working in graduate education, and am committed to expanding opportunities and success for our Stan State graduate students. Please contact me if you have ideas about how the Center for Excellence in Graduate Education can better support our students and graduate education!



Dr. Matthew Moberly

CEGE Graduate Writing Support Coach 

Dr. Matthew MoberlyAs a faculty member in the Department of English, Dr. Moberly regularly teaches undergraduate courses in professional writing and graduate seminars in writing pedagogy. He has an extensive background in supporting student writers and enjoys helping students navigate the challenges of academic writing. 







Dr. Sriram Chintakrindi

CEGE Writing Residency Coach

Dr. Sriram Chintakrindi is a criminologist and faculty member in the Department of Criminal Justice at Stanislaus State. His research interests include examining public health and crime data. Dr. Chintakrindi is currently a writing coach in the Graduate Writing Residency Program at CEGE. Dr. Chintakrindi offers students a review of the basic writing and research skills necessary to complete a thesis, project, comprehensive exam, or dissertation. His pedagogical approach emphasizes a collaborative and user-friendly environment in which students can share their progress, develop timelines and study schedules, seek feedback, and participate in discussion related to successfully completing the capstone requirements of a graduate education.