Tam Rovitto

Associate Director of Graduate Student Life, SPIA
Office Hours

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Tam is the Associate Director of Graduate Student Life at SPIA. She earned her undergraduate degree and doctorate from Rutgers University, and her master’s degree from Columbia University. Tam has a mental health background and centers her research on first-generation college students and mental health. As a first-gen herself, one of her missions is to amplify and empower first-generation college students’ narratives. Outside of academia, Tam provides training on DEI topics and spends most of her free time at the soccer field with her sons. She is a foodie and enjoys traveling and connecting with other first-gen folx.