Roles and Responsibilities of the Associate Deans

Julie Baldwin

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Academic Innovation and Student Success

  • Advising and Career Success Centers 
  • Recruitment and Orientation activities
  • Summer Session
  • First-year Seminars
  • Web/IT liaison
  • Student fee allocations
  • Global Engagement Office liaison

Academic Liaison for: 

  • Anthropology
  • Communication Studies
  • Environmental Studies
  • Geosciences
  • Physics & Astronomy
  • Psychology

Matthew Semanoff

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Faculty, Curriculum, and Administrative Affairs

  • Faculty and Adjunct Hiring
  • Professional Development, Faculty Mentoring, Awards
  • Space and Infrastructure needs
  • Curriculum, Program, and Unit Standards Review
  • Online Program Development
  • Departmental Assessment and Accreditation
  • Academic Year Class Scheduling

Academic liaison for:  

  • African American Studies
  • Economics
  • English 
  • History
  • Native American Studies
  • Philosophy
  • Political Science
  • Women’s Gender & Sexuality Studies
  • World Languages & Cultures

Creagh Breuner

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Graduate Programs, Research and Creative Scholarship, and DBS

  • Oversight of Research Centers, Institutes, Labs (including Env Health &Safety)
  • Liaison to VPR/Dean of Graduate School and Graduate Council
  • Management of TA allocations
  • Oversight of grant submissions
  • Oversight of Marketing and Communication
  • Oversight of Development and Philanthropy

Academic Liaison for: 

  • Chemistry & Biochemistry
  • Computer Science
  • DBS
  • Mathematical Sciences
  • Military Science
  • Neuroscience
  • Sociology