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
Christine B. McCormick 413-545-2705

Educational Policy, Research and Administration
Gretchen Rossman
413-545-3610

Student Development 
Mary Lynn Boscardin 413-545-2231

Teacher Education and Curriculum Studies
Claire Hamilton 413-545-0246

 

COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING

DEAN
Timothy J. Anderson 413-545-6388

Chemical Engineering
 John Collura 413-545-6162

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

Electrical & Computer Engineering
Christopher Hollot 413-545-0962

Mechanical and Industrial Engineering
Sundar Krishnamurty 413-545-0297

 

GRADUATE SCHOOL

DEAN
John J. McCarthy 413-545-5271

 

COLLEGE OF HUMANITIES AND FINE ARTS

DEAN
Julie C. Hayes 413-545-4169

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

Architecture
Stephen Schreiber 413-577-1575

Art
Alexis Kuhr413-545-6910

Classics
Brian Breed 413-577-3479

English
Jenny Spencer 413-545-2575

History
Joye Bowman 413-545-2378

History of Art and Architecture
Laetitia La Follette 413-545-35954

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

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

Linguistics
John Kingston 413-545-0889

Music and Dance
Jeffrey Cox 413-545-6055

Philosophy
Joseph Levine 413-545-1846

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

Theater
Penny Remsen 413-545-3490

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

 

COLLEGE OF INFORMATION AND COMPUTER SCIENCE

INTERIM DEAN
W. Bruce Croft 413-545-2742

 

INTERNATIONAL PROGRAMS

VICE PROVOST 
Jack Ahern 413-545-2710

 

LIBRARIES

DIRECTOR
Jay Schafer 413-545-6868

 

ISENBERG SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT

DEAN
Mark Fuller 413-545-5583

Accounting
Christopher Agoglia 413-545-5582

Finance
Sanjay Nawalkha 413-545-5623

Hospitality and Tourism Management
Linda Enghagen 413-545-2061

Management
Bruce Skaggs 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
Steve Goodwin 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
Craig T. Martin 413-545-3299

Environmental Conservation
Curtice Griffin 413-545-2640

Food Science
Eric A. Decker 413-545-1026

Geosciences
Julie Brigham-Grette 413-577-2270

Interdepartmental Graduate Programs in Life Sciences
Elizabeth R. Dumont 413-577-2270

Mathematics and Statistics
Farshid Hajir 413-545-0510

Microbiology
Steven Sandler 413-577-4391

Molecular and Cellular Biology
Dominique Alfandari 413-545-3246

Neuroscience and Behavior
Rebecca Spencer 413-545-5987

Organismic and Evolutionary Biology
Jeffrey Podos 413-545-0928

Physics
Rory Miskimen 413-545-1940

Plant Biology
Elizabeth Vierling 413-577-3217

Polymer Science and Engineering
David Hoagland 413-577-1513

Psychological and Brain Sciences
Hal Grotevant 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 Harkinson 413-577-4369

Communication Disorders
Jane A. Baran 413-545-0565

Environmental Health Sciecnes
Elaine Puleo 413-545-1869

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

Kinesiology
Cathy Tudor-Locke 413-545-6070

Nutrition
Richard Wood 413-545-0740

 

PROVOST

Katherine Newman 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 413-545-5939

Communication
Erica Scharrer 413-545-6339

Economics
Michael Ash 413-545-2590

Journalism
Kathy Roberts Forde 413-577-7077

Landscape Architecture and Regional Planning
Patricia L. McGirr 413-545-6621

Political Science
Jane Fountain 413-545-0416

Public Policy, School of
Lee Badgett, 413-545-3162

Resource Economics
Dan Lass 413-545-1501

Social Thought and Political Economy
Sigrid Schmalzer 413-545-0043

Sociology
Michelle Budig 413-545-5972