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

ACTING DEAN
Dan Gordon 413/545-2504

COLLEGE OF EDUCATION

DEAN`
Christine B. McCormick 413/545-2705

Educational Policy, Research & Administration
Gretchen Rossman
413/545-3610

Student Development 
Mary Lynn Boscardin 413/545-3610

Teacher Education & Curriculum Studies
Jerri Willett 413/545-0246

COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING

DEAN
Timothy J. Anderson 413/545-6388

Chemical Engineering
T.J. Lakis Mountziaris 413/545-2507

Civil & Environmental Engineering
Richard N. Palmer 413-577-2508

Electrical & Computer Engineering
Christopher Hollot 413/545-1586

Mechanical & Industrial Engineering
Donald L. Fisher 413/545-1657

GRADUATE SCHOOL

DEAN
John J. McCarthy 413/545-5271

COLLEGE OF HUMANITIES & FINE ARTS

DEAN
Julie C. Hayes 413/545-4169

Afro-American Studies
John H. Bracey 413/545-2751

Art, Architecture and Art History
William Oedel 413/545-6910

Classics
Brian Breed 413/577-3479

English
Joe Bartolomeo 413/545-2575

History
Joye Bowman 413/545-2378

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

Languages, Literature and Cultures
William Moebius 413/545-5811

Linguistics
Rajesh Bhatt 413/577-0797

Music & Dance
Jeffrey Cox 413/545-6055

Philosophy
Hilary Kornblith 413/545-5787

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

Theater
Penny Remsen 413/545-3490

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

INTERNATIONAL PROGRAMS

VICE PROVOST
Jack Ahern 413/545-2710

LIBRARIES

DIRECTOR
Jay Schafer 413/545-0284

ISENBERG SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT

DEAN
Mark Fuller 413/545-5583

Accounting & Information Systems
James F. Smith 413/545-5661

Finance & Operations Management
Iqbal J. Agha 413/545-5622

Hospitality & Tourism Management
Haemoon Oh 413/545-2061

Management
William Wooldridge 413/545-5683

Marketing
Bruce Weinberg 413/545-5603

Sport Management
Lisa Pike Masteralexis 413/545-5061

COLLEGE OF NATURAL SCIENCES

DEAN
Steve Goodwin 413/545-2766

Astronomy
Stephen Schneider 413/545-2194

Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
Jennifer Normanly 413/545-3422

Biology
Rolf O. Karlstrom 413/545-2602

Chemistry
Ricardo Metz 413/545-2318

Computer Science
Lori Clarke 413/545-2742

Environmental Conservation
Curtice Griffin 413/545-2640

Food Science
Eric A. Decker 413/545-1026

Geosciences
R. Mark Leckie 413/577-2270

Mathematics & Statistics
Michael Lavine 413/545-0510

Microbiology
John M. Lopes 413/545-8080

Molecular & Cellular Biology
Barbara Osborne 413/545-3246

Neuroscience & Behavior
Jeffrey D. Blaustein 413/545-1524

Organismic & Evolutionary Biology
Elizabeth R. Dumont 413/545-0928

Physics
Donald Candela 413/545-1940

Plant Biology
Elsbeth L. Walker 413/577-3217

Polymer Science & Engineering
David Hoagland 413/577-1513

Psychology
Melinda A. Novak 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 & HEALTH SCIENCES

DEAN
C. Marjorie Aelion 413/545-5093

Communication Disorders
Jane A. Baran 413/545-0565

Kinesiology
Patty Freedson 413-545-2620

Nutrition
Nancy Cohen 413/545-0740

Public Health
Edward Stanek III 413-545-3812

PROVOST

James Staros 413/545-6223

RESEARCH

VICE CHANCELLOR FOR RESEARCH AND ENGAGEMENT

Michael F. Malone 413/545-5270

COLLEGE OF SOCIAL & BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES

DEAN
Robert S Feldman 413/545-4173

Anthropology
Thomas Leatherman 413/545-5939

Communication
Erica Scharrer 413-545-6339

Economics
Michael Ash 413/545-3815

Landscape Architecture & Regional Planning
Elizabeth Hamin 413-545-2255

Political Science
Brian Schaffner 413/545-0416

Public Policy & Administration
Kathryn McDermott, 413-545-3562

Resource Economics
Dan Lass 413/545-1501

Social Thought & Political Economy
Michael Ash 413/545-3815

Sociology
Janice Irvine 413/545-2926