A headshot of UArts staff member Mary Berman.

Mary Berman is the Assistant Director of the PhD in Creativity at the University of the Arts. She is also the Director for Academic Operations in the Office of the Provost.

She earned her MFA in Creative Writing from the University of Mississippi, where she was a Graduate Excellence Fellow. She also holds a BA in Writing Seminars from Johns Hopkins University. She is an active member of the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America and the Horror Writers Association, and she has co-hosted the Broken English Reading Series in Oxford, MS; taught undergraduate fiction workshops; and served as the Logistics Chair for the New York writers’ conference BinderCon. Her work has been published in Fireside, PseudoPod, Shoreline of Infinity, and elsewhere.