Deans and Department Heads

The following is a list of deans, department heads and other top academic officials. Please contact the appropriate department head with general questions or for referrals to faculty with specific areas of expertise.

 

COMMONWEALTH HONORS COLLEGE

DEAN
Gretchen H. Gerzina 413-577-3902

 

COLLEGE OF EDUCATION

DEAN
Cynthia Gerstl-Pepin 413-545-2705

Educational Policy, Research and Administration
Rebecca Woodland 413-545-3610

Student Development 
Richard Lapan 413-545-2231

Teacher Education and Curriculum Studies
Laura A. Valdiviezo 413-545-0246

 

COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING

DEAN
Timothy J. Anderson 413-545-6388

Chemical Engineering
John Klier 413-545-6162

Civil and Environmental Engineering
Richard N. Palmer 413-577-2401

Electrical and Computer Engineering
Christopher Hollot 413-545-0962

Mechanical and Industrial Engineering
Sundar Krishnamurty 413-545-0297

 

GRADUATE SCHOOL

DEAN
Barbara Krauthamer 413-545-5271

 

COLLEGE OF HUMANITIES AND FINE ARTS

DEAN
Julie C. Hayes 413-545-4169

Afro-American Studies
Amilcar Shabazz 413-545-2751

Architecture
Stephen Schreiber 413-577-1575

Art
Alexis Kuhr 413-545-6910

Classics
Brian Breed 413-577-3479

English
Randall Knoper 413-545-2575

History
Brian W. Ogilvie 413-545-6765

History of Art and Architecture
Laetitia La Follette 413-545-0634

Judaic and Near Eastern Studies
Jay R. Berkowitz 413-545-5868

Languages, Literature and Cultures
William Moebius 413-545-6716

Linguistics
Joseph Pater 413-545-0885

Music and Dance
Roberta M. Marvin 413-545-6055

Philosophy
Joseph Levine 413-545-1846

Slavic and East European Studies
Robert A. Rothstein 413-545-0894

Theater
Gina Kaufmann 413-577-1385

Women, Gender, Sexuality Studies
Laura J. Briggs 413-545-1922

 

COLLEGE OF INFORMATION AND COMPUTER SCIENCE

DEAN
Laura M. Haas 413-545-2572

 

INTERNATIONAL PROGRAMS

ASSOCIATE PROVOST 
Kalpen Trivedi 413-545-4986

 

LIBRARIES

DEAN
Simon Neame 413-545-6868

 

ISENBERG SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT

DEAN
Mark Fuller 413-545-9853

Accounting
David Piercey 413-545-5585

Finance
Sanjay Nawalkha 413-545-5623

Hospitality and Tourism Management
Muzaffer Uysal 413-545-2061

Management
David Lepak 413-545-5684

Marketing
Bruce Weinberg 413-545-5663

Operations and Information Management
Iqbal Agha 413-545-5622

Sport Management
Janet Fink 413-545-7602

 

COLLEGE OF NATURAL SCIENCES

DEAN
Tricia R. Serio 413-545-2766

Astronomy
Stephen Schneider 413-545-2194

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Jennifer Normanly 413-545-3422

Biology
Elizabeth A. Connor 413-545-2602

Chemistry
Richard Vachet 413-545-2318

Environmental Conservation
Curtice Griffin 413-545-2640

Food Science
Eric A. Decker 413-545-1026

Geosciences
Julie Brigham-Grette 413-577-2270

Mathematics and Statistics
Farshid Hajir 413-545-0510

Microbiology
Steven Sandler 413-577-4391

Molecular and Cellular Biology
Scott Garman 413-577-4488

Neuroscience and Behavior
Rebecca Spencer 413-545-5987

Organismic and Evolutionary Biology
Jeffrey Podos 413-545-0928

Physics
Narayanan Menon 413-545-0852

Plant Biology
Elizabeth Vierling 413-577-3217

Polymer Science and Engineering
E. Bryan Coughlin 413-577-1513

Psychological and Brain Sciences
Caren Rotello 413-545-2387

Stockbridge School of Agriculture
Wesley R. Autio 413-545-2963

Veterinary and Animal Sciences
Rafael Fissore 413-545-5548

 

COLLEGE OF NURSING

DEAN
Stephen Cavanaugh 413-545-5093

 

SCHOOL OF PUBLIC HEALTH AND HEALTH SCIENCES

DEAN
C. Marjorie Aelion 413-545-2526

Biostatistics and Epidemiology
Susan Hankinson 413-577-4369

Communication Disorders
Karen Helfer 413-545-4014

Environmental Health Sciecnes
Timothy E. Ford 413-545-3812

Health Promotion and Policy
David R. Buchanan 413-545-1005

Kinesiology
Jane Kent 413-545-6070

Nutrition
Richard Wood 413-545-0740

 

INTERIM PROVOST

John J. McCarthy 413-545-6223

 

RESEARCH

VICE CHANCELLOR FOR RESEARCH AND ENGAGEMENT

Michael F. Malone 413-545-5270

 

COLLEGE OF SOCIAL AND BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES

DEAN
John Hird 413-545-4173

Anthropology
Jacqueline Urla 413-545-2869

Communication
Mari Castaneda 413-545-6339

Economics
Leonce Ndikumana 413-577-0241

Journalism
Brian McDermott 413-577-7077

Landscape Architecture and Regional Planning
Robert L. Ryan 413-545-6633

Political Science
Jane Fountain 413-545-1007

Public Policy, School of
Alasdair Roberts, 413-577-0234

Resource Economics
Dan Lass 413-545-1501

Social Thought and Political Economy
Hoang Phan 413-545-0043

Sociology
Michelle Budig 413-545-5972