2019-2020 Academic Unit Chairs

Department Chairs

  • Africana Studies: Neil Roberts
  • Anthropology & Sociology: Jim Nolan
  • Arabic Studies: Magnus Bernhardsson
  • Art History: Liz McGowan
  • Art Studio: Amy Podmore
  • Asian Studies: Sam Crane
  • Astronomy: Jay Pasachoff
  • Biology: Lois Banta
  • Chemistry: Sarah Goh
  • Classics: Edan Dekel
  • Computer Science: Jeannie Albrecht
  • Dance: Sandra Burton
  • Economics: Lara Shore-Sheppard
  • English: Katie Kent
  • Geosciences: Mea Cook
  • German-Russian: Janneke van de Stadt
  • History: Anne Reinhardt
  • Humanities: Denise Buell
  • Mathematics & Statistics: Dick De Veaux
  • Mathematics & Statistics: Associate Chair, Mihai Stoiciu
  • Music: Ed Gollin
  • Philosophy: Jana Sawicki
  • Physics: Fred Strauch
  • Physical Education: Lisa Melendy
  • Political Science: Mark Reinhardt
  • Psychology: Noah Sandstrom
  • Religion: Jackie Hidalgo
  • Romance Languages: Jennifer French
  • Theatre: David Gurcay-Morris

Program Chairs

  • American Studies: Cass Cleghorn
  • Biochemistry & Molecular Biology: Luana Maroja
  • Cognitive Science: Safa Zaki
  • Comparative Literature: Christopher Nugent
  • Environmental Studies: Hank Art
  • Global Studies: Jim Mahon
  • Graduate Program in the History of Art: Marc Gotlieb
  • Jewish Studies: Edan Dekel
  • Justice and Law: Alan Hirsch
  • Latina/o Studies: Maria Elena Cepeda
  • Leadership Studies: James McAllister
  • Neuroscience: Tim Lebestky
  • Political Economy: Sara Lalumia
  • Program in Teaching: Susan Engel
  • Public Health: Amie Hane
  • Science & Technology Studies: Laura Ephraim
  • Williams Exeter Program at Oxford:  Lucie Schmidt
  • Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies: Kiaran Honderich

Center Chairs

  • Center for Development Economics: Anand Swamy
  • Center for Foreign Languages Literatures & Cultures Brian Martin
  • Davis Center: Christopher Goh and Gretchen Long
  • Oakley Center: Gage McWeeny
  • Center for Environmental Studies: Hank Art

Special Appointments

  • College Marshal: Jay Thoman
  • Gaudino Scholar:  Susan Engel
  • First3: Phoebe Cohen / Bernie Rhie / Nicole Mellow
  • Director of Tutorials: Bojana Mladenovic
  • Schumann Fellow for Democratic Studies: Neil Roberts