FAS Dean’s Office

The FAS Dean’s Office oversees faculty searches, recruitment, hiring, mentoring, promotions, retentions, and compensation for all ladder, instructional, and research faculty in the Faculty of Arts and Sciences, as well as departmental staffing, budgeting, strategic planning, and policies and practices throughout the FAS.

Some positions in the FAS Dean’s Offce are held by ladder faculty, some by career administrators holding advanced degrees, and others by dedicated administrative staff.

Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences

Tamar Szabó Gendler

Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences; Vincent J. Scully Professor of Philosophy; Professor of Psychology and Cognitive Science

Faculty Leadership

Humanities

Kathryn Lofton

FAS Dean of Humanities; Lex Hixon Professor of Religious Studies, of American Studies, of History, and of Divinity

Social Science

Kenneth Scheve

FAS Dean of Social Science; Dean Acheson Professor of Political Science and Global Affairs

Science; Diversity and Faculty Development

Larry Gladney

FAS Dean of Science; Phyllis A. Wallace Dean of Diversity and Faculty Development in the FAS; Professor of Physics

Additional Faculty with Part-Time Leadership Responsibilites

Academic Affairs

Margaret Clark

Dean of Academic Affairs, John M. Musser Professor of Psychology, Head of Trumbull College

Peter Schiffer

Director for Strategic Projects, Frederick W. Beinecke Professor of Applied Physics and Professor of Physics

Science

Ronald Breaker

Chair, Biological Science Advisory Committee; Sterling Professor of Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology; Professor of Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry

Faculty Affairs

Anne Shutkin

Chief of Staff

John Mangan

Senior Associate Dean; Dean of Faculty Affairs

Jason Zentz

Associate Dean

Alexandra Apolloni

Assistant Dean for Faculty Development and Outreach

Sarah Logan Gardocki

Assistant Director of Faculty Affairs

Micah Cormier

Director, Special Media Projects

Neyza Sanchez

Senior Administrative Assistant

Lisa Turner

Senior Administrative Assistant

Taylor Mascari

Senior Administrative Assistant

jalen parks

Graduate Communications and Programming Fellow

Business Operations and Development

Cathy Vellucci

Senior Director of Business Operations

Mary Magri

Senior Director of Financial Operations

Jennifer Medina

Manager of Finance and Administration

Linda Relyea

Manager, Budgets and Financial Analysis

Dana Foster

Director of Development for the Faculty of Arts and Sciences

Administrative Professionals

Syndia Amazan

Senior Executive Assistant to the Dean of the FAS

Karen Johnson

Senior Administrative Assistant