Dean of the Faculty

Academic Departments and Chairs 2013-2014

American Studies

Chair: Karen Sanchez-Eppler 
Academic Department Coordinator: Karen Graves
413-542-2246

Anthropology and Sociology

Chair: Christopher Dole
Academic Department Coordinator: Karen Graves
413-542-2193

Architectural Studies

Chair: Heidi Gilpin
Academic Department Coordinator: JoAnn Lawrence
413-542-2312

Art and the History of Art

Chair: Justin Kimball
Academic Department Coordinator: Louise Beckett
413-542-2365

Asian Languages and Civilizations

Chair: Timothy Van Compernolle
Academic Department Coordinator: Christopher Williford
413-542-5841

Astronomy

Chair: Larry Hunter
Academic Department Coordinator: Ellen Feld
413-542-2251

Biology

Chair: Jill Miller
Academic Department Coordinator: Tracie Rubeck
413-542-2314

Bio Chemistry/Bio Physics

Chair: Anthony Bishop

Black Studies

Chair: Hilary Moss
Academic Department Coordinator: Karla Keyes
413-542-5800

Chemistry

Chair: Helen Leung
Academic Department Coordinator: Catherine Stillerman
413-542-2342

Classics

Chair: Rebecca Sinos
Academic Department Coordinator: Laurie Canter
413-542-2189

Computer Science

Chair: Catherine McGeoch
Academic Department Coordinator: Anne Torrey
413-542-2100

Creative Writing

Director: Daniel J. Hall
Academic Department Coordinator: Catherine Newman
413-542-8200

Economics

Chair: Jessica Reyes
Academic Department Coordinator: Jeanne Reinle
413-542-2249

English

Chair: Peter Berek
Director of Studies: Judy Frank
Academic Department Coordinator: Julie Howland
413-542-2672
Assistant to the Faculty: Bette Abrams-Esche
413-542-2231

Environmental Studies

Co-Chairs: Jan Dizard and Anna Martini
Academic Department Coordinator: Karen Graves

European Studies

Chair: Heidi Gilpin
Academic Department Coordinator: JoAnn Lawrence
413-542-2312

Film and Media Studies

Chair: Amelie Hastie
Academic Department Coordinator: Amy Ford

French

Chair: Laure Katsaros
Academic Department Coordinator: Elizabeth Eddy
413-542-2317

Geology

Chair: Peter Crowley
Academic Department Coordinator: Jackie Newberry
413-542-2233

German

Chair: Heidi Gilpin
Academic Department Coordinator: JoAnn Lawrence
413-542-2312

History

Chair: Catherine Epstein
Academic Department Coordinator: Rhea Cabin
413-542-2229

Law, Jurisprudence and Social Thought

Chair: Martha Umphrey 
Academic Department Coordinator: Megan Estes-Ryan
413-542-2380

Mathematics

Chair: David Cox, Spring
Academic Department Coordinator: Anne Torrey
413-542-2100

Music

Chair: Klara Moricz
Academic Department Coordinator: Suzette Farnham
413-542-2364

Neuroscience

Chair: John-Paul Baird, Spring
Academic Department Coordinator: Isabel Margolin
413-542-2217

Philosophy

Chair: Jyl Gentzler
Academic Department Coordinator: Dee Brace
413-542-5805

Physical Education

Director of Athletics: Suzanne Coffey
Academic Department Coordinator: Christine Almeida
413-542-8266

Physics

Chair: Larry Hunter, Spring
Academic Department Coordinator: Ellen Feld
413-542-2251

Political Science

Chair: Pavel Machala 
Academic Department Coordinator: Theresa Laizer
413-542-2208
Department Secretary: Donna Simpter
413-542-2318

Psychology

Chair: Matthew Schulkind
Academic Department Coordinator: Isabel Margolin
413-542-2217 

Religion

Chair: Andrew Dole
Academic Department Coordinator: Diane Dix
413-542-2181

Russian

Chair: Cathy Ciepiela
Academic Department Coordinator: Elizabeth Damon
413-542-2350

Spanish

Chair: Ute Brandes
Academic Department Coordinator: Lauren Franks
413-542-2317

Theater and Dance

Chair: Peter Lobdell
Academic Department Coordinator: Stephanie Vieira
413-542-2411

Women's and Gender Studies

Chair: Amrita Basu, Spring
Academic Department Coordinator: Amy Ford
413-542-5781