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Use these directories to find staff telephone numbers and email addresses. The Dean’s Office Contacts tab shows individuals who work under Weinberg College’s dean’s office or its units; the Department Contacts tab displays directors and administrators in the college’s academic departments and programs. Dean's Office Organization Chart

General questions? Email info@wcas.northwestern.edu. You can also contact the following offices for specific inquiries:

  • Dean’s Office Administration: 847-491-3276
  • Undergraduate Affairs: 847-491-7560
  • Undergraduate Advising: 847-491-8916
  • Weinberg IT: Complete a service request

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Hafiza Adam

Office Location: 1922 Sheridan

About:

Hafiza leads all staff human resources matters for Weinberg including staff recruitment, retention, compensation, employee relations and serves as a resource on HR practices, policies and procedures.  She earned her bachelor's degree at Loyola University of Chicago.

Adam, Hafiza
Associate Director of Administration
847-491-3278h-adam@northwestern.eduStaff Human ResourcesA
Dorie Aufmann

Office Location: 1922 Sheridan Ave.

About:

Dorie earned her bachelor's degree in Computer Science at Goshen College in Indiana and a Masters of Science in Medical Informatics at Northwestern University. As part of the Weinberg IT team, she provides primary IT services and support for several departments within the College, including Psychology, Economics, Mathematics, Statistics and the Kaplan Humanities Institute. In addition, she collaborates with various IT groups within the University and external vendors to bring current and robust technology assistance to the College.

Aufmann, Dorie
Technology Services Consultant
847-467-1640dorie@northwestern.eduInformation TechnologyA
Andréa Banks

Office Location: 1201 Davis

About:

Andréa is the Assistant Director of Development for Weinberg College. She serves as a liaison between the Weinberg Dean’s Office and Alumni Relations & Development, manages donor stewardship and the WCAS Board of Visitors, delivers updates to our team of fundraisers, and supports the WCAS campaign committee. She also facilitates Weinberg communications and collaborations. Andréa has a BA in Hispanic Studies from Vassar College.

Banks, Andréa
Assistant Director
847-467-4486andrea.banks@northwestern.eduAlumni and DevelopmentB

Office Location: 1908 Sheridan

About:

Chris is a College Adviser, working with Weinberg undergraduates from their sophomore year through graduation. She is also a Senior Lecturer in the Art History Department, teaching courses on American art, Civil War photography, and on public art and murals. She is at work on a manuscript about Civil War imagery—photography as well as painting and popular prints—and its political effects. Chris is a Northwestern alum, who earned her PhD here after completing a BA at the University of Illinois.

Bell, Christine
Weinberg College Adviser
847-491-8916cbell@northwestern.eduUndergraduate AdvisingB
Gina Berardesco

Office Location: 1922 Sheridan

About:

Gina assists with the administration of sponsored funding for Weinberg faculty and staff. She is involved in proposal preparation, award set-up, award management and monitoring, and award close-out. She previously worked as a researcher and project manager for several Chicago-area biotech startups. Gina has earned a bachelor's degree from Rutgers University and a Ph. D. from the University of Massachusetts.

Berardesco, Gina
Research Administrator
847-467-2682gina.berardesco@northwestern.edu Research Funding and AdministrationB
Emily Berry

Office Location: 1918 Sheridan

About:

Emily coordinates the administration of the faculty promotion and tenure process and assists the Associate Dean for Faculty Process and Governance and Assistant Dean of Faculty Evaluation with external recruitment cases. She helps Weinberg's Assistant Director for Faculty with the faculty pre-search process. She also assists with Faculty Conflict of Interest, Teaching Awards, and the Colleges Chairperson's Handbook. Emily earned a BA from the University of Colorado, Boulder, and an MAT from National-Louis University. One of her lesser-known talents is playing the harmonica.

Berry, Emily
Program Assistant 3
847-467-1683e-berry@northwestern.eduFacultyB
Ann Bradlow

Office Location: 1918 Sheridan

About:

Ann joined the faculty of the Linguistics Department in 1998, and served as department chair from 2007-2015.  She earned her PhD in Linguistics from Cornell University (1993), and her BA from the University of Chicago (1987).  Before joining the Linguistics Department, she was a postdoctoral fellow in the Psychology Department at Indiana University, and a research associate in the Department of Communication Sciences & Disorders at Northwestern.

Bradlow, Ann
Associate Dean for Academic Initiatives
847-467-5817abradlow@northwestern.eduAcademic InitiativesB
Kim Buckley

Office Location: 1201 Davis

About:

Kim Buckley is Director of Development for Weinberg College. She works with Weinberg alumni and friends to build relationships and facilitate support for Weinberg College. Prior to this role, Kim held positions in leadership giving and direct marketing in the Office of Annual Giving for Northwestern. Kim’s background is in strategic consulting and product marketing. Kim received her BS from Northwestern’s School of Education and Social Policy and her MBA from Northwestern’s Kellogg School of Management.

Buckley, Kim
Director of Development
847-491-4985kim-buckley@northwestern.eduAlumni and DevelopmentB
George Campbell

Office Location: 1922 Sheridan

About:

George started at Northwestern University as a student consultant, working the overnight shift at Vogelback helping other students recover their papers from corrupted floppy disks, changing the backup reels on the Vax, and pulling up floor tiles to fix the network. He joined Weinberg College in 1996 and since then has provided desktop support, administered systems ranging from Netware to Tru64 to Windows and Linux, and developed some web applications. In that time, he has also earned a BS in computer science and an MS in computer information systems, as well as starting a family.

Campbell, George
Systems Analyst/Programmer
847-491-4561daishi@northwestern.eduInformation TechnologyC

Office Location: 1908 Sheridan

About:

Alejandro E. Carrión is a College Advisor and Assistant Professor of Teaching and Learning in Latina and Latino Studies. Alejandro is an educator, scholar and activist whose research is focused on the intersection of Latin@s and education. While at Northwestern he helped to co-found a youth participatory action research project (YPAR) which works with Chicago Public School (CPS) and New York City Department of Education (NYCDOE) high school students to create meaningful and impactful community based research. Prior to Northwestern, he taught sociology and Latino Studies as an Adjunct Assistant Professor at several institutions including Brooklyn College, The City College of New York (CCNY), Manhattan College and Hostos Community College. Outside of the classroom, Alejandro has a rich background in piloting, directing and founding programs that assist students with their college transition in New York City. Such programs include, the CUNY Black Male Initiative at Hostos Community College, Let's Get Ready SAT prep program and The College Focus Program. Alejandro was born and raised in the South Bronx and received his Ph.D. in Urban Education from The Graduate Center at the City University of New York, an M.S. in Urban Affairs from Hunter College and a B.S. from Binghamton University in education and human development.  

Carrión, Alejandro
Weinberg College Adviser
847-491-8916alejandro.carrion@northwestern.eduUndergraduate AdvisingC
Caryn Carter

Office Location: 1922 Sheridan

About:

Caryn is a Systems Consultant in Weinberg IT, specializing in analyzing IT needs, identifying solutions and providing implementation and transition guidance on projects for the College. Caryn began working at Northwestern after over 5 years of working in higher education at the University of Chicago in student services, advising, alumni and employer relations and IT.

Carter, Caryn
Systems Consultant
847-467-4801caryn.carter@northwestern.eduInformation TechnologyC
Brady Clark

Office Location: 1908 Sheridan

About:

Brady Clark is a Weinberg College Adviser and Senior Lecturer in the Department of Linguistics. He received a B.A. in linguistics from the University of Washington and a Ph.D. from the Department of Linguistics at Stanford University. Since joining the Northwestern University faculty in 2004, he has taught courses on syntax, meaning, historical linguistics, and the origin and evolution of language.

Clark, Brady
Weinberg College Adviser
847-491-8916bzack@northwestern.eduUndergraduate AdvisingC

Office Location: 1918 Sheridan

About:

Jessica is the Financial Assistant for the Dean’s Office. She came to Weinberg after working for the Northwestern Pritzker School of Law for 4 years, and having previously worked at Accounts Payable for 3 years. Jessica earned her bachelor’s degree from Illinois State University. She is proud to be part of the Northwestern University community.

Clements, Jessica
Financial Assistant
847-467-6275jessica.clements@northwestern.eduFinance and AdministrationC
Beth Clifford Smith

Office Location: 1918 Sheridan

About:

Beth manages faculty affairs operations and human resources activities for Weinberg staff, overseeing staff recruitment and retention. Additionally, Beth serves as a resource for Weinberg faculty and staff who have questions about faculty affairs and human resources practices and policies. She earned her bachelor's degree at Northwestern's School of Communication.

Clifford Smith, Beth
Director, Administration
847-491-2212b-clifford@northwestern.eduStaff Human ResourcesC
Shoshannah Cohen

Office Location: 1922 Sheridan

About: Shoshannah is responsible for providing centralized reporting and analysis in the College. She works with area experts to maintain and standardize data collection and tracking methods, and to design and implement reporting to support decision-making. She has previously worked at the University of Chicago and East-West University.
Cohen, Shoshannah
Manager Institutional Analysis, Adminstration
847-491-5064shocohen@northwestern.eduInstitutional AnalysisC
Steven Cole

Office Location: 1918 Sheridan

About:

Steve manages promotion and tenure reviews, reappointments of assistant professors, and appointments to senior ranks from outside the University. In addition, he supervises the teaching awards process in the College and coordinates the collection of annual faculty conflict-of-interest reports. Steve received his BA in Middle East Studies from the University of Utah and his PhD in Mesopotamian History from the University of Chicago. He spent the next eight years at Harvard University as an assistant and associate professor, and he has also held academic appointments at the University of Helsinki, the University of Ghent, and the University of Chicago.

Cole, Steven
Assistant Dean for Faculty Advancement
847-467-0578s-cole@northwestern.eduFacultyC

Office Location:

Collins, Shane
Multimedia Content Producer
847-467-7921shane.collins@northwestern.eduMarketing and CommunicationsC
Jane Corey Holt

Office Location: 1908 Sheridan

About:

Jane develops programs to connect Weinberg undergraduate students with alumni for the purposes of career education and exploration, working with Alumni Relations and Development, the Office of Undergraduate Studies and Advising, Northwestern Career Advancement, and Weinberg departments.  Prior to joining the dean’s office, Jane spent three years in the Department of Spanish & Portuguese and 2 years in Comparative Literary Studies.  Jane earned her BA in Art History from the University of Virginia.

Corey Holt, Jane
Director, Student/Alumni Engagement
847-467-3497jane-holt@northwestern.eduStudent/Alumni EngagementC
Katie Dallia

Office Location: 1918 Sheridan

About:

Katie is responsible for the budget and finance activities for Weinberg College including reporting, transaction processing, policies and controls, and faculty salaries and commitments. She also supports the Dean and Associate Deans with analysis to enable them to make informed decisions. Prior to joining Northwestern, Katie spent 16 years working in accounting and finance for various companies including Arthur Andersen, Bank One, Kraft Foods and General Electric. She earned her undergraduate accounting degree from the University of Illinois and MBA from the Kellogg School of Management.

Dallia, Katie
Director Financial Analysis
847-491-6655k-dallia@northwestern.eduFinance and AdministrationD

Office Location: 1918 Sheridan

Daniele, Maria
Assistant Director For Faculty Affairs
847-467-0293maria.daniele@northwestern.eduFacultyD
Kelly Daniels

Office Location: 1908 Sheridan

About:

Kelly grew up in Chicago, graduated from Lane Tech, and attended the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign. She loves dogs, technology, traveling, and photography.

Daniels, Kelly
Program Assistant 4
847-491-8916kldaniel@northwestern.eduUndergraduate AdvisingD
Jaime Dominguez

Office Location: 619 Emerson

About:

Jaime is a College Adviser, a lecturer in the Department of Political Science, and a faculty associate in the Latina/o Studies program, as well as coordinator of the Posner Undergraduate Research Program. He received his BA from the University of California at San Diego and his PhD in Political Science at the University of Illinois at Chicago. His research interests include race and ethnicity, coalition politics, and urban and American politics. He is one of the principal architects of the Chicago Democracy Project (CDP), a 30-year political database that provides access to information on campaign finance, electoral outcomes, government contracts, minority appointments, and levels of public employment for the City of Chicago. In 2007 and 2011, he was named to the ASG Faculty Honor Roll.

Dominguez, Jaime
Weinberg College Adviser
847-491-8916j-dominguez@northwestern.eduUndergraduate AdvisingD
Jim Donley

Office Location: 1922 Sheridan

About:

Jim is a graduate of Northwestern's School of Education and Social Policy. He joined Weinberg IT in 1999, supporting faculty and staff with their desktop computing needs for thirteen years. Jim is taking what he has learned working within the College over the years and is partnering with faculty, staff and administrators to migrate existing paper processes to automated, digital processes in addition to exploring new uses of technology within the College.

Donley, Jim
Functional Solutions Analyst
847-467-4820j-donley@northwestern.eduInformation TechnologyD
Sheila Donohue

Office Location: 1908 Sheridan

About:

Sheila is a Weinberg College Adviser and an Associate Professor of Instruction in English. She received her MFA from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro and subsequently held a Wallace Stegner Writing Fellowship and Jones Lectureship at Stanford University. Her work has been published in numerous literary magazines, including Northwestern's own TriQuarterly. She joined the Northwestern University faculty in 1998 and currently teaches fiction writing in the undergraduate English major and poetry in the MFA program in Creative Writing.

Donohue, Sheila
Weinberg College Adviser
847-491-8916spdonohue@northwestern.eduUndergraduate AdvisingD
Natalie Dulin

Office Location: 1201 Davis

About: Natalie serves as the Program Assistant II on the Weinberg College Alumni Relations and Development team. She supports the development team's partnership with Weinberg departments. Natalie earned her BS in Human Development and Psychological Services from Northwestern's School of Education and Social Policy in 2016.
Dulin, Natalie
Program Assistant 2
847-467-3737natalie.dulin@northwestern.eduAlumni and DevelopmentD
Courtney Essenpreis

Office Location: 1918 Sheridan

About:

Courtney provides administrative support for the Dean and Associate Dean of Administration, Finance, and Planning. She joined the Weinberg Dean’s office in 2012, and holds a bachelor’s degree from DePaul University’s Honors Program.

Essenpreis, Courtney
Assistant to the Dean
847-491-3276courtney.essenpreis@northwestern.eduDean's OfficeE
Constance Faith Wright

Office Location: 1922 Sheridan

About:

Constance is the Assistant Dean of Academic Standing for Weinberg College.  She is responsible for undergraduate registration related exceptions and the probation and dismissal processes within the College.  Constance has a BA in Sociology from North Carolina State University, a Juris Doctor from the John Marshall Law School, and a Masters of Education in Higher Education Administration from Loyola University Chicago. 

Faith Wright, Constance
Assistant Dean Academic Standing
847-491-7560constance.wright@northwestern.eduUndergraduate StudiesF
Lane Fenrich

Office Location: 1922 Sheridan

About:

As Assistant Dean for Freshmen, Lane coordinates the Freshman Seminar and Advising program. He received his BA from Pacific Lutheran University and his PhD in History from Northwestern. He teaches courses in American social and cultural history and also in Gender Studies. In addition to his duties as a Dean, Lane is also the Master of the Public Affairs Residential College. When not at Northwestern, he can often be found teaching or practicing yoga in a nearby studio.

Fenrich, Lane
Assistant Dean for Freshmen
847-467-3546fenrich@northwestern.eduUndergraduate StudiesF
Adam Finlayson

Office Location: 1922 Sheridan

About:

Adam identifies technology needs in the College and ensures customer satisfaction on IT projects. He joined Northwestern in 2001 and moved to Weinberg in 2006. He earned his bachelor's degree in Mathematics and Computer Science at Cornell College in Mount Vernon, Iowa. Outside of Weinberg he is active in the Evanston community.

Finlayson, Adam
Business Systems Analyst Lead
847-467-0369 amf@northwestern.eduInformation TechnologyF
Mary Finn

Office Location: 1922 Sheridan

About:

As the Associate Dean for Undergraduate Academic Affairs, Mary manages the personnel, policies, and resources of the Weinberg Office of Undergraduate Studies and Advising. She earned her undergraduate degree at Georgetown University and her PhD at Bryn Mawr College. Previous to coming to Northwestern, she was an associate professor in the English Department at the University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa. She has been in the Dean's Office since 2000.

Finn, Mary
Associate Dean for Undergraduate Academic Affairs
847-491-7560mfinn@northwestern.eduUndergraduate StudiesF
Josh Folger

Office Location: 1922 Sheridan

About:

Josh comes to Weinberg from ABM Parking where he served as their Division Operations Manager.  Josh has extensive experience in managing multiple facilities and addressing the needs of a variety of people.  He holds a Bachelor’s degree from Ohio State University and is a two-sport Varsity Letter winner in Track & Field and Cross Country.  He is currently responsible for the efficient use of the varied spaces used by Weinberg’s students, faculty and staff, as well as renovations and planning. 

Folger, Josh
Assistant Director for Facilities
847-467-0519josh.folger@northwestern.eduFacilities and PlanningF

Office Location: 1918 Sheridan

Foster, Elizabeth
Manager, Special Events
847-467-2981elizabeth.foster@northwestern.eduEvent PlanningF
Eric Fridman

Office Location: 1922 Sheridan

About:

Prior to joining Weinberg, Eric spent eight years at the Kellogg School of Management, where he served first as Assistant Dean and Director of Marketing for Kellogg’s Executive MBA and Executive Education Programs and more recently as Managing Director of Marketing and Communications for all the school’s academic programs. Before coming to Northwestern he spent over twenty years working in the telecommunications industry in a variety of senior-level sales, marketing, and corporate development roles. Eric holds an MBA degree from Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management, an MA degree in Humanities from the University of Chicago, and a BA degree in European history from Denison University.

Fridman, Eric
Assistant Dean, Marketing and Communications
847-467-7001e-fridman@northwestern.eduMarketing and CommunicationsF
Nathan Friedl

Office Location: 1922 Sheridan

About:

Nathan is a Systems Administrator in Weinberg IT focused on improving the computing experience within the College. His expertise lies with the Windows operating system, although he's learning to appreciate his iPad. He earned his bachelor's degree from Weinberg College.

Friedl, Nathan
Systems Administrator Senior
847-467-6845nate@northwestern.eduInformation TechnologyF
Myrna Garcia

Office Location: 1908 Sheridan

About:

Myrna García is a Weinberg College Advisor and an Assistant Professor of Instruction in the Latina and Latino Studies Program. She earned a M.A. in Education from Fordham University and a Ph.D. in Ethnic Studies from the University of California, San Diego. Her research documents Latina/o immigrant rights activism in Chicago’s Pilsen neighborhood (1965-1986). Prior to her arrival at Northwestern, she taught at the University of Texas at Austin, Oberlin College, and Indiana University. She enjoys teaching courses on Latina/o/x im/migration, Chicana/Latina feminism, Latina/o/x History, and Latina/o/x Social Movements.​

Garcia, Myrna
Weinberg College Adviser
847-491-8916myrna.garcia@northwestern.eduUndergraduate AdvisingG

Office Location: 1918 Sheridan

Garrison, Carrie
Financial Administrator
carrie.garrison@northwestern.eduFinance and AdministrationG
Edward Gibson

Office Location: 1918 Sheridan

About:

As Associate Dean for Faculty Edward has responsibility over a range of issues pertaining to the faculty and serves as the primary liaison between department chairs and the Dean’s Office for faculty-related matters. This is a “rotating” position held successively by regular faculty. Edward is a Professor and former Chair in the Department of Political Science.

Gibson, Edward
Associate Dean for Faculty
847-491-2629egibson@northwestern.eduFacultyG
Emily Gilbert

Office Location: 1922 Sheridan

About:

Emily Gilbert oversees the operations of the Undergraduate Studies front office, and directly supports first-year seminars and programs as well as the annual process of updating the undergraduate course catalog. Emily joined Weinberg College of Arts & Sciences as the Gender & Sexuality Studies Program Assistant in 2009, and moved to her current role in 2015. Emily holds an MA in Sociology.

Gilbert, Emily
Program Assistant 4
847-491-3569e-gilbert@northwestern.eduUndergraduate StudiesG

Office Location: 1922 Sheridan

Goc, Rachel
Department Assistant, Weinberg IT
847-467-1684rachel.goc@northwestern.eduInformation TechnologyG
Simon Greenwold

Office Location: 1918 Sheridan

About:

Simon oversees all resource planning and allocation for WCAS. He works with the dean and the senior leadership of the school to develop and implement the strategic plan and ensures that articulated goals are met via targeted funding, staffing, and programming support. Simon received his BA in Russian from the University of Rochester and a PhD in Slavic Languages and Literatures from Northwestern. He has worked as an academic administrator at Northwestern since 2001, serving as Assistant Dean of Graduate Programs at the School of Continuing Studies and Senior Associate Dean of The Graduate School before coming to WCAS.

Greenwold, Simon
Associate Dean of Administration, Finance, and Planning
847-467-1829 s-greenwold@northwestern.eduFinance and AdministrationG
William Haarlow

Office Location: 1922 Sheridan

About:

Bill is the Director of College-Admission Relations and Director of the Weinberg College Undergraduate Research Grants Program. He is also Senior Lecturer in American Studies. His scholarship and teaching focuses on the history of education, particularly higher education and the liberal arts.  He was named to the ASG Faculty Honor Roll in 2008, 2012, and 2013. Bill earned his bachelor's degree in history at Princeton University, his master's degree at the University of Chicago, and his PhD at the University of Virginia. He has been in the Dean's Office since 2002.

Haarlow, William
Director, College-Admission Relations
847-491-2207wnhaarlow@northwestern.eduAdmissions LiaisonH
Chris Handzlik

Office Location: 1922 Sheridan

About:

Chris leads digital strategy and development for Weinberg College and its 75 departments, programs, centers, and institutes. Previous roles included webmaster, integrated media manager, lead designer, and data strategist at the National Council of State Boards of Nursing, Inc., and Tribune Company. Chris teaches web design theory and practice at the Medill School of Journalism as an adjunct lecturer. He earned his bachelor's degree at Weinberg College.

Handzlik, Chris
Director of Digital Communications
847-491-5551c-handzlik@northwestern.eduMarketing and CommunicationsH

Office Location: 1908 Sheridan

About:

Shelby is a Weinberg College Adviser and an Assistant Professor of Instruction in the Chemistry Department. She advises students from the second quarter of their first year until they graduate.  She has taught a variety of undergraduate chemistry courses - introductory lab classes, first year seminars, courses for non-scientists, and a capstone laboratory course for chemistry majors - plus firesides on the chemistry of beer & the chemistry of chocolate. Shelby's personal and professional interests intersect at the point where chemistry meets sustainability. She received her BA from The College of Wooster and her PhD from The University of Rochester. 

Hatch, Shelby
Weinberg College Adviser
847-491-8916slhatch@northwestern.eduUndergraduate AdvisingH
Carlos Hurtado

Office Location: 1922 Sheridan

About:

As an IT relationship manager, Carlos is an ambassador for technology services within the College, striving to establish a mutually beneficial partnership between Weinberg IT and its clients in order to maximize the effective use of technology. He provides comprehensive management of the Weinberg IT/client relationships and facilitates interactions among Weinberg IT services. He earned his bachelor's degree from Columbia College Chicago. In his spare time he likes to read poetry, run, scuba dive, and make use of his innate skills as a shark whisperer.

Hurtado, Carlos
Systems Administrator
847-467-0429c-hurtado@northwestern.eduInformation TechnologyH
Matt Ivaliotes

Office Location: 1922 Sheridan

About:

Matt serves as the architect of Weinberg College's systems infrastructure, working to satisfy long range needs for the entire college community, and collaborating with NUIT and other campus units to accomplish shared goals. Matt brings with him 18 years' worth of professional experience in all phases of information systems administration, architecture, and deployment, predominantly in higher education and nonprofit organizations. He earned his bachelor's degree from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

Ivaliotes, Matt
Systems Administrator Lead
847-467-1544matthew.ivaliotes@northwestern.eduInformation TechnologyI
Daniel Johannsson

Office Location: 1922 Sheridan

About:

In addition to designing the web server infrastructure and writing web applications, Dan guides faculty to research computing and storage resources. He earned his bachelor's degree in Computer Science at Illinois Wesleyan University and a master's degree in Computer Information Systems at Northwestern University.

Johannsson, Daniel
Web Applications Software Developer Lead
847-467-1047djohanns@northwestern.eduInformation TechnologyJ

Office Location: 1918 Sheridan

About:

Beth assists with the preparation and coordination of teaching schedules and provides administrative support for the teaching-track faculty promotion and reappointment process. She also assists with preparation for salary planning. She provides administrative support to the Sr. Associate Dean and Associate Dean for Teaching-Track Faculty. Prior to joining the dean’s office, Beth spent 2 years in the Anthropology Department.

Julia, Beth
Program Assistant 3
847-467-3946elizabeth.julia@northwestern.eduFacultyJ

Office Location: 1922 Sheridan

About: Ela supports Weinberg faculty in the administration of sponsored research activities, from proposal preparation to award close-out. She has many years of expereince in research administration, at both a department and school level. Prior to joining the Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences Dean's Office, she spent over a year in the Feinberg School of Medicine Dean's Office Research Administration Services and over 12 years at University of Illinois at Chicago in the College of Medicine and College of Engineering. Ela earned a MS degree in Economics from Poznan Univeristy of Economics and Business, and a MBA degree from the University of Illinois at Chicago.
Klapczynska, Ela
Asst Director of Research
847-491-2227ela.klapczynska@northwestern.eduResearch Funding and AdministrationK
Shelley Levine

Office Location: 1922 Sheridan

About:

Shelley is responsible for Weinberg graduate student program administration and works with The Graduate School to support student initiatives.  Before joining the Dean’s Office, she worked in advertising and then spent four years in the Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences here at Northwestern.  She earned her bachelor’s degree in Journalism at Southern Illinois University.

Levine, Shelley
Assistant Director, Graduate Studies
847-467-1058 shelley-levine@northwestern.eduGraduate ProgramsL
Deborah Libby

Office Location: 1922 Sheridan

About:

Deborah oversees and provides support for the various digital content management systems within Weinberg College, including the website, digital sign network, and the MDAM digital asset management system. Prior to joining Weinberg College, Deborah was an interactive media producer and project manager in Seattle's tech industry. She earned her undergraduate degree in graphic design at Central Washington University and her master’s degree in documentary media at Northwestern University.

Libby, Deborah
Digital Production Manager
847-467-0796deborah.libby@northwestern.eduMarketing and CommunicationsL
Hilarie Lieb

Office Location: 1908 Sheridan

About:

Hilarie is a Weinberg College Adviser and an Associate Professor of Instruction in the Department of Economics. She is a labor economist with an interest in the returns to investment in education. Hilarie has also studied changes in the division of labor, between home and market, in the context of gender. In particular she has analyzed the impact of national policy on gender segregation in college majors and the changing role of marriage, work, and children on women's poverty. Her research informs her work on campus, as both an educator and an adviser.

Lieb, Hilarie
Weinberg College Adviser
847-491-8916hilarie@northwestern.eduUndergraduate AdvisingL
Rebecca Lindell

Office Location: 1922 Sheridan

About:

Rebecca is the point person for news at Weinberg College. In addition to editing the alumni magazine, she develops content for the website, social media and other communications channels. Prior to joining Weinberg College, Rebecca was an editor and writer at the Kellogg School of Management and an award-winning journalist. She earned her undergraduate degree in history at Oberlin College and her master's degree in journalism at Northwestern University.

Lindell, Rebecca
Associate Director for Content Strategy
847-467-3004rlindell@northwestern.eduMarketing and CommunicationsL
Tyler Maclean

Office Location: 1922 Sheridan

About:

Tyler’s primary roles are building and maintaining the IT infrastructure of Weinberg College and advanced troubleshooting and support for the members of the college. He also works with the greater Northwestern IT community in developing new services and technologies in an effort to improve the computing experience for users all over the University. Tyler is a graduate of Northwestern with a degree in Computer Science.

Maclean, Tyler
Systems Administrator
847-491-1075t-maclean@northwestern.eduInformation TechnologyM
Michael Maltenfort

Office Location: 1908 Sheridan

About: Michael Maltenfort is a Weinberg College Adviser and Lecturer in Mathematics. He earned his bachelor's degree in mathematics from Cornell University, and his doctorate, also in mathematics, from the University of Chicago.  Following graduation, he was a Peace Corps volunteer in Kenya.  He then returned to Chicago, where he briefly taught at DePaul University and Loyola University before joining the faculty at Truman College, where he taught from 2002 to 2013.
Maltenfort, Michael
Weinberg College Adviser
847-491-8916malt@northwestern.eduUndergraduate AdvisingM
Ann Marshall

Office Location: 1922 Sheridan

Marshall, Ann
Associate Director, Undergraduate Academic Affairs
847-491-7560a-marshall@northwestern.eduUndergraduate StudiesM
Kelly Mayo

Office Location: 1922 Sheridan

About:

Kelly came to Northwestern University in 1985. He earned his PhD in Biochemistry from the University of Washington at Seattle and his BS in Biochemistry from the University of Wisconsin at Madison. He has served in many capacities for his department, the College, and the University, most notably as chair of Molecular Biosciences since 2004 and as the director of the Center for Reproductive Science since 2003. He is also the president of the Endocrine Society. He has been honored with the NSF Presidential Young Investigator Award, the Searle Scholar Award, and the NIH Research Career Development Award.

Mayo, Kelly
Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Studies
847-491-2223k-mayo@northwestern.eduResearch Funding and Administration, Graduate ProgramsM
Christine McCary

Office Location: 619 Emerson

About: Christine McCary is a College Adviser and Lecturer in Biology. She received her BS from the University of Maryland at College Park, where she studied Cellular/Molecular Biology & Genetics. She earned her PhD in Immunology from Northwestern in 2011, focusing on the differential effects of vitamin E isoforms on activation of PKC-alpha and on a mouse model of allergic asthma. Christine's current academic interests focus on the intersection of nutrition and the immune response.
McCary, Christine
Weinberg College Adviser
847-491-8916christine.mccary@northwestern.eduUndergraduate AdvisingM
James O'Laughlin

Office Location: 1908 Sheridan

About:

Jim is an Associate Professor of Instruction in the Writing Program and a College Adviser for Weinberg students from their sophomore year until they graduate. He earned his bachelor's degree in philosophy from Saint Louis University, and a master's in English from Northwestern, and did additional graduate work in English at Northwestern. He received the Distinguished Teaching Award from SCS in 2000, and in 2005 was named to the ASG Faculty Honor Roll. He teaches Modes of Writing, Intermediate Composition, Reading and Writing Fiction, and freshman seminars on Modern Irish Literature and American Indian Literature.

O'Laughlin, James
Weinberg College Adviser
847-491-8916j-olaughlin@northwestern.eduUndergraduate AdvisingO
Laura Panko

Office Location: 1908 Sheridan

About:

As the Assistant Dean for Curriculum and Assessment, Laura works with the faculty of Weinberg College on undergraduate curricular initiatives and assessment plans, and serves on a variety of committees and working groups pertaining to undergraduate education in Weinberg. She is also a Senior Lecturer in the Program in Biological Sciences. She earned her bachelor's degree from Cornell University and her doctorate from the University of Chicago. Laura joined Weinberg as a College Adviser in 2004 and moved to her current position in 2016.  Before coming to Northwestern she worked at Lake Forest College as a Lecturer in Biology and Associate Dean of Students.

Panko, Laura
Assistant Dean for Curriculum and Assessment
847-491-8916l-panko@northwestern.eduUndergraduate StudiesP
Francesca Petty

Office Location: 1918 Sheridan

About:

Fran assists the Dean with communications and administrative functions. She also administratively supports faculty affairs processes. She earned a degree in journalism at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and an MEd at the University of Massachusetts in Boston. She has served the Dean's Office since 2008.

Petty, Francesca
Chief of Staff
847-491-3276f-petty@northwestern.eduDean's OfficeP
Cindy Pingry

Office Location: 1922 Sheridan

About:

Cindy provides administrative support to the Undergraduate Studies and Advising Office including student record maintenance, inquiries and requests about the Undergraduate program, and event coordination. She works closely with the Associate Dean for Undergraduate Academic Affairs and the Advisers of the College and enjoys the energizing environment that Northwestern University embodies. She earned her bachelor’s degree from Texas A&M University—stop by her desk and tell her an Aggie joke!

Pingry, Cindy
Program Assistant 2
847-467-3546c-pingry@northwestern.eduUndergraduate StudiesP
Adrian Randolph

Office Location: 1918 Sheridan

About:

Adrian Randolph is dean of the Judd A. and Marjorie Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences and Professor of Art History. He joined Northwestern University on July 1, 2015.

Randolph, Adrian
Dean of the College
847-491-3276weinberg-dean@northwestern.eduDean's OfficeR
Jeffrey Rice

Office Location: 1908 Sheridan

About:

Jeff Rice is a Weinberg College Adviser and Senior Lecturer in African Studies. He began his career at Northwestern in 1968 as an entering freshman and has been associated with the University in one way or another since then. He returned to Northwestern full time in 2001 teaching in the History Department and later becoming a Weinberg Adviser. Jeff was one of the organizers of the Major in African Studies which debuted in 201 and is now Director of Undergraduate Studies and a member of the Executive Board of the Program of African Studies.

The  focus of his interest involves conflicts in Africa and Central Asia and the reemergence of ideas of Indirect Rule which underlie some of the current approaches to counterinsurgency.

Hobbies include listening to music, reading mystery novels, and watching the Wildcats.

Rice, Jeffrey
Weinberg College Adviser
847-491-8916j-rice2@northwestern.eduUndergraduate AdvisingR
Andrew Rivers

Office Location: 619 Emerson

About:

Andrew is a Weinberg College Adviser and a Distinguished Senior Lecturer in the Department of Physics and Astronomy. He earned his PhD from the University of New Mexico with a research focus on extragalactic radio astronomy. Courses taught at Northwestern include the foundational physics sequence and survey courses in astronomy. He received the Distinguished Teaching Award in Weinberg in 2008 and has been named to the ASG honor roll on several occasions. Andrew is an active faculty fellow in the Residential College (RC) system, having served as faculty master of the CCS RC for several years.

Rivers, Andrew
Weinberg College Adviser
847-491-8916ajrivers@northwestern.eduUndergraduate AdvisingR
Kristin Rodeno

Office Location: 1201 Davis

About:

Kristin is the Senior Associate Director of Development for Weinberg College. Her primary responsibilities include building relationships with Weinberg alumni and friends while serving as the liaison to the central major gifts team. Kristin received her Bachelor of Arts in Sociology and Political Science from Miami University and her Master’s degree in Sociology from the University of Cincinnati. She previously worked in development at the Francis W. Parker School and the University of Chicago. Most recently, she worked for a B2B media company serving the OEM design engineering and renewable energy communities as a regional sales and marketing manager for the company’s Illinois and Wisconsin territory. She is excited to join the Weinberg team.

Rodeno, Kristin
Director
847-467-2946kristin.rodeno@northwestern.eduAlumni and DevelopmentR
Deborah Rosenberg

Office Location: 1908 Sheridan

About:

Deborah Rosenberg is a College Adviser and Assistant Professor in the Department of Spanish and Portuguese. She received her BA from Wesleyan University with majors in English and Spanish. Deborah earned her PhD in 2004 from the University of Chicago, where she wrote a dissertation on the role of the picaresque novel in Spanish national identity formation. She joined Northwestern in 2005 and has taught many courses in the department, including language courses at various levels and first-year seminars on Spanish and Latin American literature. In her free time, Deborah likes to travel and try out restaurants around Chicago with her family.

Rosenberg, Deborah
Weinberg College Adviser
847-491-8916deborah-rosenberg@northwestern.eduUndergraduate AdvisingR
Fay Rosner

Office Location: Crowe 2-133

About:

Fay is a College Adviser and Lecturer in French, teaching second-year language courses, the French writing workshop, and a freshman seminar on Proust and the arts. She also serves as a Faculty Fellow in the College of Community and Cultural Studies. Before completing her PhD in French at the University of Chicago, she directed the Office of Career Services at the University of Illinois at Chicago. Fay holds a BA. in French and BS in psychology from the University of Illinois at Urbana. She enjoys going to chamber music concerts at Northwestern and singing in the Northwestern Music Academy chorus.

Rosner, Fay
Weinberg College Adviser
847-467-1448f-rosner@northwestern.eduUndergraduate AdvisingR
Tamara Rosner

Office Location: 1918 Sheridan

About:

Tammy joined Weinberg College's Office of Faculty Affairs in 2010 after working at the Illinois Institute of Technology and the National Merit Scholarship Corporation. She earned her bachelor's degree in psychology and sociology from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. She spends her spare time with her family and dog, Paddington, in Highland Park.

Rosner, Tamara
Assistant Director for Faculty Affairs
847-491-2210t-rosner@northwestern.eduFacultyR
Alex Ruiz

Office Location: 1922 Sheridan

About:

Alex facilitates computing technology for teaching, research and administration in Weinberg College, managing relationships between departments and Weinberg IT to build incentives and policies that encourage the best technology choices among faculty and staff.

Ruiz, Alex
Systems Administrator
847-467-1685a-ruiz@northwestern.eduInformation TechnologyR
Mónica Russel y Rodríguez

Office Location: 1918 Sheridan

About:

Mónica is the Associate Dean of Teaching-Track and Visiting for Weinberg College and Senior Lecturer in Anthropology and in Latina and Latino Studies. She earned her bachelor's degree in anthropology at Yale University and a doctorate in cultural anthropology at UCLA. Prior to joining the Northwestern community in 2000, she taught at the University of Colorado Boulder, Metropolitan State College of Denver, and Duke University. At Northwestern, she has also served as a Weinberg adviser and as Interim Director of the Latina and Latino Studies Program.

Russel y Rodríguez, Mónica
Associate Dean of Teaching Track and Visiting Faculty
847-491-3277mryr@northwestern.eduFacultyR
Mike Satut

Office Location: 1922 Sheridan

About: Michael Satut is the Senior Director for Information Technology for Weinberg IT. He is responsible for strategic planning, operations, staff management, service/support, finance and partnerships in the area of information technology for the College.  Mike has been with Northwestern since 2001, serving previously as the Director of IT for The Graduate School and at Northwestern IT in a variety of roles managing and directing IT support services to staff, faculty and students. Mike holds a Master of Science in Communication, Systems Strategy and Management, from Northwestern University and a B.S in Computer Science from the University of Michigan.
Satut, Mike
Senior Director Information Technology
847-491-2888m-satut@northwestern.eduInformation TechnologyS
Bill Savage

Office Location: 1908 Sheridan

About:

A lifelong resident of Rogers Park, Bill has been a College Adviser in the Weinberg Office of Undergraduate Studies and Advising since 2002, and is an Associate Professor of Instruction in the Department of English. He earned his BA in English (Summa Cum Laude) at Loyola University Chicago and wrote his doctoral dissertation at Northwestern on the literary reputation of Nelson Algren. His scholarship and teaching focuses on Chicago literature and history, material aspects of literary culture (including book covers and bookstores), and American popular culture (especially baseball and comic books). As a bureaucrat, he loves doing Study Abroad paperwork.

Savage, Bill
Weinberg College Adviser
847-491-8916b-savage@northwestern.edu Undergraduate AdvisingS

Office Location: 1922 Sheridan

About:

Chris Schmader is a Learning Outcomes Assessment Analyst in the Office of Undergraduate Studies and Advising, as well as a Lecturer in the Department of Psychology. He received his Ph.D. in Cognitive Psychology from Northwestern University and a B.A. in English from Davidson College, and he has conducted research evaluating the impact of after school programs on students' learning in Chicago Public Schools. His research in psychology focuses on how conversation partners make inferences about their shared knowledge based one one another's social identities. In his spare time, he plays guitar and watches science-fiction movies.

Schmader, Chris
Learning & Assessment Analyst
c-schmader@northwestern.eduUndergraduate StudiesS

Office Location: 1918 Sheridan

Schueneman, Holly
Manager Financial Administration
847-491-7497h-schueneman@northwestern.eduFinance and AdministrationS
Mark Sheldon

Office Location: 1908 Sheridan

About:

Mark is a Distinguished Senior Lecturer in the Philosophy Department and the Medical Humanities and Bioethics Program in the Feinberg School of Medicine. He received his AB from Shimer College, was a Sachar Scholar at Wadham College, Oxford University, and received his PhD from Brandeis University. He served as a senior policy analyst at the American Medical Association and as a member of the Task Force on Genetics for the Illinois Humanities Council. He has been named a number of times to the ASG Faculty Honor Roll and received the Distinguished Leader in Undergraduate Community Award, awarded by the Weinberg College Teaching Awards Committee.

Sheldon, Mark
Assistant Dean for Academic Integrity
847-491-8918sheldon@northwestern.eduUndergraduate StudiesS
Elizabeth Smith

Office Location: 1908 Sheridan

About: Elizabeth Smith is a College Adviser and Lecturer in the Anthropology Department. She graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 1991 with a double major in Anthropology and Comparative Literature and a certificate in African Studies.  While working at the American University in Cairo for three years in university administration, she began her MA in Anthropology then went on to receive her MA (1999) and PhD (2006) in Sociocultural Anthropology from New York University. Prior to coming to Northwestern, she was an Assistant Professor of Anthropology at the University of Vermont and a Postdoctoral Fellow in the Center for Middle Eastern Studies at the University of California-Berkeley.  She has taught courses on gender in the Middle East, tourism and museums, and the history of anthropology.
Smith, Elizabeth
Weinberg College Adviser
eliz.smith@northwestern.edu Undergraduate AdvisingS
Tamika Smith

Office Location: 1908 Sheridan

About:

Tamika joined Northwestern University in 1998. She came to the Weinberg College Advising office in 2010. She provides financial support to undergraduate students, faculty and departments.

Smith, Tamika
Financial Assistant
847-491-8916t-smith5@northwestern.eduUndergraduate AdvisingS
Glenn Sucich

Office Location: 619 Emerson

About:

Glenn is a Weinberg College Adviser and Senior Lecturer in English. He earned his BA in History from the University of California, Berkeley, and his PhD in English from Northwestern University. His research focuses on the intersection of early modern religion and natural philosophy, particularly in the work of John Milton and his contemporaries. When he's not working with students at Northwestern, he enjoys spending time with his wife and three sons in and around their home in Chicago.

Sucich, Glenn
Weinberg College Adviser
847-491-7294g-sucich@northwestern.eduUndergraduate AdvisingS
Joel Trammell

Office Location: 1922 Sheridan

About:

After 18 years at the Indiana University School of Medicine, both as a bio-researcher and the Director of Facilities Planning and Operations, Joel joined Weinberg College in 2010 as the Associate Dean for Facilities and Planning. He oversees: the allocation and efficient utilization of the space, operations, safety and security of the facilities that house our Departments and programs; renovation of existing space; and construction of new buildings, including cutting-edge research facilities. He is also responsible for developing long-term plans that meet the College's vision for the future. Born, raised, and educated in Georgia, you will recognize and remember him from his friendly Southern accent and innate passion for his work.

Trammell, Joel
Associate Dean for Facilities and Planning
847-491-2206joel-trammell@northwestern.eduFacilities and PlanningT
Sheree Trimuel-Jackson

Office Location: 1908 Sheridan

About:

Sheree grew up in Rogers park and joined Northwestern in 2000. She has worked at the Registrar’s Office, Student Loans, and then became a part of the Dean’s Office in 2006.  She supervises staff operations in 1908 Sheridan and 617 Emerson.

Trimuel-Jackson, Sheree
Program Assistant 4
847-491-8916s-trimuel@northwestern.eduUndergraduate AdvisingT
Elizabeth Trubey

Office Location: 1908 Sheridan

About:

Liz is a Weinberg College Adviser and an Associate Professor of Instruction in the English Department. She advises students from their sophomore year until they graduate; she also researches and teaches various classes about representations of slavery, race, readership, and gender in American literature. She earned her bachelor's degree from the University of Pennsylvania and her PhD from Northwestern.

Trubey, Elizabeth
Director of Academic Advising
847-491-8916eft@northwestern.eduUndergraduate AdvisingT

Office Location: 619 Emerson

About:

Leatrice, better known as Lee, joined the Weinberg Office of Undergraduate Studies in 2007. Lee acts as a first point of contact and assistance in the department for students and staff. She also processes academic paperwork and supports the Coordinator of Academic Affairs and the Assistant Dean for Academic and Advanced Standing.

Turner, Leatrice
Program Assistant
847-491-7560leatrice-turner@northwestern.eduUndergraduate StudiesT
Sherry Vernon

Office Location: 1201 Davis

About:

Sherry is the Program Assistant on the Weinberg College Alumni Relations and Development team. She assists with stewarding gifts made to Weinberg College, facilitating partnerships between Development and Weinberg departments, and coordinating the development work of the dean’s office. Sherry received her BA in Cognitive Science and Linguistics from Weinberg College in 2015.

Vernon, Sherry
Program Assistant 3
847-491-4583sherry.vernon@northwestern.eduAlumni and DevelopmentV

Office Location: 1922 Sheridan Road

Weiler, Eric
Developer
eric.weiler@northwestern.eduInformation TechnologyW
Reid Wellensiek

Office Location: 1922 Sheridan

About:

Reid supports faculty and staff in Weinberg departments with sponsored research activities, from proposal submission to grant closeout. Prior to joining the Dean’s Office, she spent seven years in the Department of Earth & Planetary Sciences at Northwestern. Reid earned her bachelor’s degree from Wellesley College and her master’s degree from the University of Michigan.

Wellensiek, Reid
Director, Research and Graduate Studies
847-467-2590m-wellensiek@northwestern.eduGraduate Programs, Research Funding and AdministrationW
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