Academic Departments

College of Agricultural, Consumer, and Environmental Sciences

Academic Department Heads and departments for the College of Agricultural, Consumer, and Environmental Sciences
Name Position Department
Jay Lillywhite Academic Department Head Agricultural Economics & Agricultural Business
Steve Fraze Academic Department Head Agriculture & Extension Education
Shanna Ivey
 Academic Department Head Animal & Range Science / Extension Animal & Natural Resources
Gerald Sims Academic Department Head Entomology, Plant Pathology & Weed Science
Robert Moreno Academic Department Head Family & Consumer Sciences
Matthew Gompper Academic Department Head Fishery, Wildlife & Conservation Ecology
Jean Hertzman Academic Department Head Hotel, Restaurant & Tourism Management
Rolston St. Hilaire Academic Department Head Plant & Environmental Sciences

College of Arts and Sciences

Academic Department Heads and departments for the College of Arts & Sciences
Name Position Department
Rani Alexander Academic Department Head Anthropology
Julia Barello Academic Department Head Art
Jon Holtzman Academic Department Head Astronomy
Charles Schuster Academic Department Head Biology
Shelley Lusetti Academic Department Head Chemistry & Biochemistry
Greg Armfield Academic Department Head Communication Studies
Son Tran Academic Department Head Computer Science
Amy Lanasa Academic Department Head Creative Media Institute
Dennis Giever Academic Department Head Criminal Justice
Liz Schirmer Academic Department Head English
Carol Campbell Academic Department Head Geography
Nancy McMillan Academic Department Head Geological Sciences
Neil Harvey Academic Department Head Government
Mark Cioc-Ortega Academic Department Head History
Patti Wojahn Academic Department Head Interdisciplinary Studies
Hwiman Chung Academic Department Head Journalism and Mass Communications
Glenn Fetzer Academic Department Head Language & Linguistics
John Harding Academic Department Head Mathematical Science
Lon Chaffin Academic Department Head Music
Timothy Cleveland Academic Department Head Philosophy
Stefan Zollner Academic Department Head Physics
Dominic Simon Academic Department Head Psychology
Dennis Giever  Interim, Academic Department Head Sociology
Wil Kilroy Academic Department Head Theater Arts

College of Business

Academic Department Heads and departments for the College of Business
Name Position Department
Kevin Melendrez Academic Department Head Accounting & Information Systems
Christopher Erickson Interim, Academic Department Head Economics, Applied Statistics & International Business
Kenneth Martin Academic Department Head Finance
Carlo Mora-Monge Academic Department Head Management
David Daniel  Academic Department Head Marketing

College of Education

Academic Department Heads and departments for the College of Education
Name Position Department

Elsa Arroyos

Interim Academic Department Head

Counseling & Educational Psychology

Rene Guillaume

David Rutledge

Rick Marlatt

Interim Co-Directors

School of Teacher Preparation, Administration and Leadership (TPAL)

  • Educational Leadership & Administration Division
  • Multicultural Education & STEM Division
  • Teacher Education Division (includes Special Education)

Joseph Berning

Interim Academic Department Head

Kinesiology and Dance
Frank Boutsen Academic Department Head Communication Disorders

College of Engineering

Academic Department Heads and departments for the College of Engineering
Name Position Department
David Rockstraw Academic Department Head Chemical & Materials Engineering
David Jauregui Academic Department Head Civil Engineering
Gabe Garcia Interim Academic Department Head Engineering Technology
Hansuk Sohn Interim Academic Department Head Industrial Engineering
Steven Stochaj Interim Academic Department Head Klipsch School of Electrical and
Computer Engineering
Jay Frankel Academic Department Head Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering

College of Health and Social Services

Academic Department Heads and departments for the College of Health and Social Services
Name Position Department
Satyapriya Rao Academic Department Head Public Health Science
Alexa Doig Academic Department Head Nursing
Hector Diaz Director Social Work

University Library

Academic Department Heads and departments for the Library
Name Position Department
Patricia Mejia Manager Access Services
Dennis Daily Academic Department Head Archives and Special Collections
Alisa Gonzalez Interim Department Head Reference and Research Services
  Interim Systems Admin Systems
Ellen Bosman Academic Department Head Technical Services