Contact Us

For general inquiries, please contact Patty Ryan at:

Department of Environmental Health Sciences
School of Public Health and Health Sciences
University of Massachusetts Amherst
Attn: Patty Ryan
Goessman Building, Room 149
686 North Pleasant Street
Amherst, MA 01003-9303
Telephone: 413-545-3297


For Admissions Information:
Academic Year (September - May)

Diane Wolf
Telephone: 413-545-2861
Hours: 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM

For Admissions Information:
Summer (June - August)

Gloria Seaman
Telephone: 413-545-7429

If you are considering our graduate program and have specific questions, contact

Please continue to send any general questions regarding admissions to Diane Wolf by email at

Interim Department Chair
Environmental Health Sciences
Dr. Susan Hankinson

Campus Address: 426 Arnold House
Graduate Program Director
Environmental Health Sciences
Dr. Laura Vandenberg

Telephone: 413-577-7405
Campus Address: 149B Goessman

Administrative Assistant
Patty Ryan

Telephone: 413-545-3297
Campus Address: 149 Goessman