Faculty in the college make up 68% of total academic personnel, while staff account for 70% of the campus total. As the largest academic unit, we strive to support and fulfill the University of California's mission of teaching, research and public service. The resources in this section support that mission and provide resources for our departments. 

Directory of Current Chairs and Business Officers

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Department/Program

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Art

 

Chair:  Lisa Jevbratt

3138

Business Officer: Suzanne Dougherty

2852

 

 

Classics

 

Chair:  Dorota Dutsch

4505

Business Officer: Amanda Maffett

2993

 

 

Comparative Literature

 

Chair: Domonique Jullien

8826

Business Officer: Teresa Salinas

3527

 

 

East Asian Languages & Cultural Studies

 

Chair: Mayfair Yang

4381

Business Officer: Amanda Maffett

2993

 

 

English

 

Chair:  Elizabeth Heckendorn Cook

 

Business Officer: Lauren Kerr

3237

 

 

Film & Media Studies

 

Chair:  Peter Bloom

2347

Business Officer: Kathy Murray

2120

 

 

French & Italian

 

Chair:  Jean Schultz

5178

Business Officer: Teresa Salinas

3527

 

 

Germanic & Slavic Studies

 

Chair: Sarah Pankenier Weld

4915

Business Officer:  Teresa Salinas

3527

 

 

History

 

Chair:  Stephan Miescher

4505

Business Officer: Amanda Maffett

2993

 

 

History of Art & Architecture

 

Chair:  Laurie Monahan

3138

Business Officer: Suzanne Dougherty

2852

 

 

Latin American & Iberian Studies

 

Director:  Aline Alves Ferreira

2339

Business Officer:  Teresa Salinas

3527

 

 

Linguistics

 

Chair:  Matt Gordon

7769

Business Officer: Lauren Kerr

3237

 

 

English for Multilingual Students

 

Director:  Karyn Kessler

2830

Business Officer: Lauren Kerr

7258

 

 

Media Arts & Technology

 

Chair:  Curtis Roads

5613

Business Officer: Lisa Thwing

3029

 

 

Music

 

Chair:  Benjamin Brecher

3261

Business Officer:  David Holmes

2737

 

 

Philosophy

 

Chair:  Matthew Hanser & Voula Tsouna

3165 / 3090

Business Officer: Lauren Kerr

3237

 

 

Religious Studies

 

Chair: Fabio Rambelli

2215

Business Officer: Amanda Maffett

2993

 

 

Spanish & Portuguese

 

Chair: Silvia Bermudez

4150

Business Officer: Teresa Salinas

3527

 

 

Theater and Dance

 

Chair:  Irwin Appel

5515

Business Officer: Eric Mills

3242

 

 

Writing Program

 

Director: Karen Lunsford

2462

Business Officer: Lauren Kerr

3237

Department/Program

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BioMolecular Science & Engineering

 

Chair:  Joel Rothman

8814

Business Officer: Stella Hahn

2290

 

 

Chemistry and Biochemistry

 

Chair:  Mattanajah DeVries

5921

Business Officer:  Heather Gardner

2926

 

 

Dynamical Neuroscience Graduate Program  
Chair:  Spencer LaVere Smith 7513
   

Earth Science

 

Chair:  Susannah Porter

8954

Business Officer: Jaima Ortega

4604

 

 

Ecology, Evolution & Marine Biology

 

Chair:  Debora Iglesias-Rodriguez

4680

Business Officer: Andi Jorgensen

2974

 

 

Environmental Studies

 

Chair:  Carla D'Antonio

2986

Business Officer: Andrea Ellickson

7547

 

 

Geography

 

Chair: Trisalyn Nelson

8536

Business Officer: Alycia Lewis

4980

 

 

Marine Science Graduate Program

 

Chair:  Dave Valentine

2973

Business Officer:  

 

 

 

Mathematics

 

Chair: Stephen Bigelow 8340

Business Officer: Ceanna Bowman

2955

 

 

Molecular, Cellular, & Developmental Biology

 

Chair:  Rick Dahlquist

8122

Business Officer: Amber Noelle

5794

 

 

Physics

 

Chair:  Claudio Campagnari

7567

Business Officer:  Shilo Tucker

2740

 

 

Psychological and Brain Sciences

 

Chair: Shelly Gable

5248

Business Officer: Christine Griffin

2857

 

 

Statistics & Applied Probability

 

Chair:  Tomoyuki Ichiba

4055

Business Officer: Myranda Flores

2129

 

 

Department/Program

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Anthropology

 

Casey Walsh                          

2339

Business Officer:  Robin Roe

4625

 

 

Asian American Studies

 

Chair:  Erin Khue Ninh

8370

Business Officer:  Tiffany Sabado

2371

 

 

Black Studies

 

Chair:  Christopher McAuley

7297

Business Officer: Theresa Rodriguez

8045

 

 

Chicana/o Studies

 

Chair:  Aida Hurtado

 

Business Officer:  Joann Erving

8807

 

 

Communication

 

Chair: Tamara Afifi

4860

Business Officer:  vacant

4517

 

 

Economics

 

Chair:  Erik Eyster

 

Business Officer:  Joan Giovannone

3678

 

 

Exercise & Sports Studies

 

Chair:  Amy Jamieson

2956

Business Officer:  Stephanie Kump

2373

 

 

Feminist Studies

 

Chair:  Elizabeth Marchant

 

Business Officer: Rosa Pinter

8246

 

 

Global Studies

 

Chair: Anshu Malhotra

n/a

Business Officer: Kelsey Suemnicht

4718

 

 

Military Science

 

Chair: LTC Eric Kunak

3042

Business Officer:  Patricia Dent

3042

 

 

Political Science

 

Chair:  Kathleen Bruhn

2999

Business Officer: Tracee Davis

8476

 

 

Sociology

 

Chair: Lisa Hajjar                           

 

Business Officer:  Lisa Blanco

2085