Dr. Hamblin has worked in higher education since 2005. She is passionate about supporting first-generation college students and especially enjoys work that involves securing resources to fund transformative experiences for this student population. Her areas of expertise include grant proposal development and grant program management. Dr. Hamblin’s research interests focus on leadership in higher education, college preparation programs, program evaluation, and research experiences for undergraduate students.  

PhD Leadership, University of the Cumberlands, 2023
MA English, Eastern Kentucky University, 2004
BS English, University of the Cumberlands, 2002

  • Leadership
  • Grant Writing