Restructured Org Chart 2020

The dean is at the top of the structural hierarchy. The following positions report directly to the dean:

  • Associate dean for research and operations
  • Two area associate deans (area A and area B)
  • Associate dean for equity and community partnerships
  • Associate dean for undergraduate programs
  • Chairs
  • Director of human resources
  • Director of finance
  • Lead development officer

The directors of I.T., communications and sponsored research report to the associate dean for research and operations. The directors of advising report to the associate dean for undergraduate programs.

Units in Area A

  • African American Studies
  • English
  • Gender, Sexuality and Women’s Studies
  • History
  • Philosophy
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Robertson School
  • Sociology
  • School of World Studies

Units in Area B

  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Forensic Science
  • Kinesiology and Health Sciences
  • Mathematics and Applied Mathematics
  • Military Science
  • Physics
  • Statistical Sciences and Operations Research

Associate Dean Areas of Responsibility

Associate deans collaborate with one another.

Associate Dean for Research and Operations

  • Connect College to university discussions related to research and graduate affairs
  • Professional development programming related to research and graduate students
  • Responsible for sponsored programs, IT, space
  • Support area associate deans when needed on major issues (e.g., investigations)

Area Associate Deans

  • Day-to-day issues in academic units
  • Support new directions (e.g., curriculum, programs)
  • Handle faculty affairs for their departments
  • Together, faculty professional development

Associate Dean for Equity and Community Partnerships

  • Develop strategy and plan for improved equity and inclusion in College
  • Programming related to equity and inclusion
  • Implement strategy with other associate directors and the dean
  • Develop strategy to amplify and expand community-partnered research and teaching in the College

Associate Dean for Undergraduate Programs

  • Responsible for student success strategy
  • Oversee advising and recruitment staff
  • Represent College in university discussions related to undergrad issues
  • Support area associate deans in curriculum and program development