Program Staff

E.G. Enbar, Student Affairs Administrator

E.G. Enbar maintains student academic records, communicates critical deadlines, provides support for submitting protocols to the Institutional Review Board and generally strives to ensure that students graduate. She can answer general questions about your academic record, transcript and progress. Prospective students may contact E.G. with any and all questions about the CIR program and its admissions process. E.G. has an MS from the University of Oregon and a BA from Indiana University. Her professional background is in the field of disabilities working as an advocate, consultant, and policy analyst.

Phone: (773) 702-8312
E-mail: egenbar@uchicago.edu
Office: Pick 306

Will Gossin, Sr. Program Officer & Dir. of Career Services

Will designs and manages all career and alumni programming for the MAPSS and CIR programs. He holds a M.A. from MAPSS, a M.A. in Counseling Psychology from the University of Cincinnati and a B.A. in Economics from Wake Forest. His professional experience includes conducting primary research and policy analysis at the American Institutes for Research and cofounding two startups focused on social innovation. In addition to running workshops and lectures, he is available to meet on career strategy, alumni networking, and CV and resume review. His office is in Pick 305.

Phone: (773) 834-1621
E-mail: gossintw@uchicago.edu
Office: Pick 305

Meyosha Smiley, Faculty and Student Services Coordinator

Mimi Smiley is the faculty and student services coordinator for the program. She holds a BA from Chicago State University and is currently completing her MA is Social Service Administration at the University of Chicago. Mimi assists with orientation, campus recruitment and convocation. She is an excellent person to ask almost any question about the program or the University.

Phone: (773) 702-8073
E-mail: msmiley@uchicago.edu
Office: Pick 301

Tekeisha Yelton-Hunter, Department Assistant

Tekeisha performs back-office administrator duties in support of the day-to-day operations for MAPSS, CIR & Geography. She holds an MS degree from Benedictine University and a BA from Robert Morris University. She coordinates account management, payroll, billing, procurement and reimbursements, as well as assisting with event preparation and vendor management. She also handles campus day reimbursements & social event reimbursements.

Phone: (773) 702-8304
E-mail: tdyelton@uchicago.edu
Office: Pick 303