Graduate Studies

Andrew King

Director of Graduate Studies

Office Location

309 Wishcamper, Portland Campus



Academic Degrees

  • M.A., American Studies, The Graduate Center, CUNY
  • B.A., English, The University of Maine


Andrew is the Director of Graduate Studies at the University of Southern Maine. He and the Graduate Studies team are advocates for graduate students and graduate education at USM, and partner closely with faculty, staff, and administration across the university to provide academic, financial, student engagement and professional opportunities for graduate students. Andrew also serves on the Intercultural Diversity Advisory Council (IDAC) providing support for the Student Fellows. Prior to his current role, he served as Director of Admissions at USM; Coordinator of Admissions & Recruitment at the Hunter College School of Education (CUNY) in New York City; and Staff Associate for the Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs at the University of Maine System. Before moving to higher education, Andrew was a magazine editor and writer.