PhD Program Academic Advisor and EA Deputy Dean

About Cynthia Cook-Conley

Cynthia Cook Conley is a PhD Program Academic Advisor, overseeing the administrative management of the PhD program. Cynthia serves as the initial point of contact for PhD and MACRM students, providing information and support to current and prospective PhD students that they need to apply to Harris Public Policy and to complete their degrees. As Executive Assistant to the Deputy Dean, Cynthia provides administrative support.

Prior to joining Harris Public Policy in 1994, Cynthia was the Administrative Assistant for Student Affairs in the Economics Department at the University of Chicago for fourteen years, where she was the initial point of contact for the PhD students, providing information and support, and overseeing admissions, advising, and student placement.

Cynthia attended Chicago State University where she studied psychology.