Deans, Chairpersons, and Academic Department Telephone Numbers

(As of May, 2021)

Full Directory

NOTE: For building prefixes, please view the Emergency and General Information Telephone Numbers page

Provost: Dr. R. Lorraine Bernotsky 
Deputy Provost: Dr. Jeffery Osgood
Vice Provost: Dr. Kathleen Howley
Associate Provost: Dr. Cheryl Neale-McFall
Associate Provost: Dr. Stefanie Schwalm

Council of Chairs:
Chair: Dr. Karen Johnson x3545
Asst. Chair: Dr. Matthew Pierlott

College of the Sciences and Mathematics

Department Chairperson Department Office Phone
Dean  Dr. Radha Pyati AND 122 x3243
Associate Dean Dr. Lisa Marano AND 328 x2459
Assistant Dean, Office and Budget Manager Ms. Rebecca Grisillo AND 121B x3244
Student Success Coordinator Ms. Jessica McMahan   x1733
Anthropology/Sociology Dr. Heather Wholey Old Library 101E  x2556
Biology Dr. Giovanni Casotti  SSN 175 x2538
Biomedical Engineering Dr. Zhongping Huang  MER 130 x2497
Chemistry Dr. Mahrukh Azam SSS 335 x2631
Computer Science Dr. Richard Burns UNA 150 x2204
Earth and Space Sciences Dr. Howell Bosbyshell MER 205 x2727
GVT Political Science Dr. Chris Stangl AND 318A x2743
Mathematics Dr. Peter Gildden UNA 101 x2440
Physics and Engineering Dr. Matt Waite MER 133 x2497
Psychology Dr. Sandra Kerr (interim) WAY 536 x2945

College of Business and Public Management

Department Chairperson Department Office Phone
Dean  Dr. Evan Leach   x4973
Associate Dean  Dr. Lisa Calvano BPMC 309 x2930
Faculty Assistant to the Dean Dr. Dottie Ives-Dewey   x2930
Assistant Dean  Ms. Cindy Cheyney BPMC 308 x3423
Accounting Dr. Lori Fuller BPMC 410 x3460
Criminal Justice Dr. Mary Brewster BPMC 508 x2647
Economics/Finance Dr. Kyle Kelly BPMC 406 x3460
Graduate Business Programs Ms. Alana Luttermoser BPMC 540 x2608
Geography/Planning Dr. Gary Coutu BPMC 505 x2343
Management Dr. Xiaowei "Linda" Zhu BPMC 404 x2304
Marketing Dr. Yong Wang BPMC 409 x2304
Public Policy and Administration Dr. Amanda Olejarski BPMC 557 x2343

College of Education and Social Work

Department Chairperson Department Office Phone
Dean  Dr. Desha Williams REC 302 x2321
Associate Dean for Curriculum and Accreditation Dr. Maria Earman Stetter REC 302C x2321
Assistant Dean Ms. Elizabeth Keane Carney  REC 302A x2428
Counseling and Educational Psychology Dr. Eric Owens GBC 101 x2559
Early and Middle Grades Education Dr. Karen Johnson REC 105C x2944
Literacy Dr. Diane Santori REC 108B x2877
Educational Foundations and Policy Studies Dr. John Elmore WAY 902 x2958
Policy, Planning and Administration Dr. Jackie Hodes
Dr. Heather Schugar
WAY 906
REC 107B
Secondary Education Dr. Laura Renzi AND 501 x2899
Social Work Dr. Pablo Arriaza AND 404 x2527
Graduate Social Work (Assistant Chair) Dr. Ginneh Akbar AND 403 x2664
Special Education Dr. Beatrice Adera REC 304A x2579

College of Health Sciences

Department Chairperson Department Office Phone
Dean  Dr. Scott Heinerichs HSC 204 x2385
Associate Dean Dr. Cheryl Gunter HSC 205 x2115
Communicative Disorders Dr. So Jung Kim CAR 406 x3401
Health Dr. James Brenner HSC 207 x2931
Kinesiology  Dr. Craig Stevens HSC 206 x2610
Nursing  Dr. Cheryl Schlamb Exton x4181
Nutrition Dr. Christine Karpinski HSC 222D x2125
Sports Medicine Dr. Katie Morrison HSC 216 x2119

College of Arts and Humanities

Department Chairperson Department Office Phone
Dean  Dr. Jen Bacon MNH 149 x3326
Sr. Associate Dean Dr. Hyoejin Yoon MNH 150 x2420
African American Studies Dr. Tonya Thames-Taylor WAY 725 x2970
Art + Design Dr. Heather Sharpe EOB 133 x2872
Communication and Media Dr. Mike Boyle WAY 328 x2500
English  Dr. Michael Burns MAIN 531 x2822
Languages and Cultures Dr. Mahmoud Amer MIT 223 x2700
History Dr. Robert Kodosky WAY 704 x2201
Peace and Conflict Studies Dr. Dean Johnson AND  220C x2841
Philosophy Dr. Matthew Pierlott AND 220 x2841
Theater and Dance Dr. Harvey Rovine EOB 119 x3463
Women's and Gender Studies Dr. Joan Woolfrey WAY 736 x2584
Youth Empowerment and Urban Studies Dr. Hannah Ashley MNH 110  
Department Chairperson Department Office Phone
Dean  Dr. Christopher Hanning SMB 110D x4177
Assistant Dean for Student Affairs Dr. J. C. Dobrzelewski SMB 117 x3261
Vocal and Keyboard  Dr. Emily Bullock SMB 324 x2921
Instrumental Music  Dr. Ralph Sorrentino SMB 152B z2921
Conducting and Ensembles  Dr. Andrew Yozviak SMB 256 x4177
Theory/History/Comp (Interim) Dr. Adam Silverman SMB 330 x2739
Music Education Dr. Marci Major SMB 250 x2739