John Mangan, Senior Associate Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences, began his administrative career in 1997 in the Yale College Dean’s Office.
Before returning to Yale in 2013 as Associate Provost for the Arts and Humanities, he served as Vice President and Dean of the Curtis Institute of Music in Philadelphia. At Yale, he served previously as Assistant Dean of the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Acting Director of the GSAS’ Office for Diversity and Equal Opportunity, Dean of Jonathan Edwards College, and Lecturer in the Department of History.
As a researcher and journalist, he has written on higher education, the performing arts, and the history of the American conservatory. A classical guitarist with extensive performing experience, he earned a B.M. from the University of North Carolina School of the Arts, an M.M. from the Yale School of Music, and a Ph.D. in History and Education from Columbia University.