Deans & Department Chairs

(Effective 8/25/2021)

Division of Humanities and the Arts:  Interim Dean Renata Kobetts Miller

Department Chair Departmental Term
Art Becca Albee 7/1/2019 - 6/30/2022
English Mikhal Dekel (Acting, 2021-2022 AY)  
Classical and Modern Languages and Literatures Angel Estevez 7/1/2021 - 6/30/2024
History Anne Kornhauser 7/1/2020 - 6/30/2023
Media and Communication Arts Jerry Carlson 7/1/2020 - 6/30/2023
Music Shaugn O'Donnell 7/1/2020 - 6/30/2023
Philosophy Ben Vilhauer 7/1/2020 - 6/30/2023
Theatre and Speech Jennifer Tuttle (Acting, 2021-2022 AY) 7/1/2020 - 6/30/2023

Division of Science: Dean Susan Perkins

Department Chair Departmental Term
Biology Jonathan Levitt 7/1/2020 - 6/30/2023
Chemistry and Biochemistry Stephen O'Brien 7/1/2020 - 6/30/2023
Earth and Atmospheric Sciences Pengfei Zhang 7/1/2019 - 6/30/2022
Mathematics Christian Wolf 7/1/2021 -
Physics Vinod Menon 7/1/2019 - 6/30/2022

The Colin L. Powell School for Civic and Global Leadership: Dean Andrew Rich

Department Chair Departmental Term
Anthropology, Gender Studies and International Irina Silber 7/1/2020 - 6/30/2023
Economics and Business Punit Arora 7/1/2021 - 6/30/2024
Political Science Daniel DiSalvo 7/1/2020 - 6/30/2023
Psychology Robert Melara 7/1/2019 - 6/30/2022
Sociology Katherine Chen 7/1/2021 - 6/30/2024

Division of Interdisciplinary Studies at CWE: Dean Juan Carlos Mercado

Department Chair Departmental Term
Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences Carlos Aguasaco 7/1/2021 - 6/30/2024

Library: Interim Chief Librarian Daisy Dominguez

Bernard and Anne Spitzer School of Architecture: Interim Dean Marta Gutman

Department Chair Departmental Term
Architecture June Williamson 7/1/2019- 6/30/2022

SEEK: Director Sherri Rings

CUNY School of Medicine: Interim Dean Erica Friedman

Department Chair Departmental Term
Community Health and Social Medicine Noel Manyindo N/A
Medical Education Erica Friedman N/A
Molecular, Cellular, and Biomedical Sciences Gonzalo E. Torres N/A

School of Education: Interim Dean Edwin Lamboy

Department Chair Departmental Term
Department Chair Departmental Term
Teaching & Learning Laura Gellert 7/1/2020 - 6/30/2021
Learning, Leadership, and Culture Christopher Yawn 7/1/2021 - 6/30/2024

Grove School of Engineering: Interim Dean Alexander Couzis

Department Chair Departmental Term
Biomedical Engineering Mitchell Schaffler 7/1/2019 - 6/30/2022
Chemical Engineering Ilona Kretzschmar 7/1/2020 - 6/30/2023
Civil Engineering Ann E. Wittig 7/1/2019 - 6/30/2022
Computer Sciences Akira Kawaguchi 7/1/2018 - 6/30/2021
Electrical Engineering Roger Dorsinville 7/1/2018 - 6/30/2021
Mechanical Engineering Feridun Delale 7/1/2020 - 6/30/2023