Department Chairs & Program Directors

College Departments

Anthropology
Chair – Steve Folmar

Art
Chair – Bernadine Barnes
Coordinator for Studio Art – John Pickel
Coordinator for Art History – Jay Curley

Biology
Chair – Susan Fahrbach

Chemistry
Chair – Bruce King
Associate Chair – Patricia Dos Santos
Coordinator – Angela King

Classics
Chair – Mary Pendergraft

Communication
Chair – Steven Giles
Associate Chair – Marina Krcmar

Computer Science
Chair – Pete Santago
Associate Chair – William Turkett

Counseling
Chair – Nathaniel Ivers

East Asian Languages & Cultures
Chair – Stewart Carter

Economics
Chair – Sandeep Mazumder
Associate Chair – Amanda Griffith

Education
Chair – Adam Friedman

Engineering
Chair – Olga Pierrakos

English
Chair – Jessica Richard
Associate Chair (spring 2020 only) – Barry Maine

French Studies
Chair – Kendall Tarte

German & Russian
Chair – Alyssa Howards

Health & Exercise Science
Chair – Peter Brubaker
Associate Chair – Gary Miller

History
Chair – Monique O’Connell
Associate Chair – Sue Rupp

Mathematics & Statistics
Chair – Sarah Raynor
Associate Chair (fall 2019 only) – Robert Erhardt
Associate Chair (spring 2020 only) – Hugh Howards

Military Science
Chair – Melissa Ringhisen

Music
Chair – Peter Kairoff
Associate Chair – Jacqui Carrasco

Philosophy
Interim Chair 2019-2020– Ralph Kennedy
Interim Associate Chair 2019-2020 – Patrick Toner

Physics
Chair – Daniel Kim-Shapiro
Associate Chair – Oana Jurchescu

Politics & International Affairs
Chair – Peter Siavelis
Associate Chair – Michaelle Browers

Psychology
Chair – Eric Stone
Associate Chair – Catherine Seta

Sociology
Chair – Joseph Soares

Spanish & Italian
Chair – Anne Hardcastle
Associate Chair – Jerid Francom

Study of Religions
Chair – Lynn Neal
Associate Chair – Mary Foskett

Theatre/Dance
Chair – Nina Lucas
Associate Chair – Robert Eastman-Mullins

Women’s, Gender and Sexuality Studies
Chair – Simone Caron