Department Chairpersons and Program Directors 2014-2015

Department Chairpersons

Anthropology ​Dr. Beth Notar email ​860-297-5234
Biology Dr. Kathleen Archer email ​860-297-2226
Chemistry Dr. Timothy Curran email 860-297-5276
Classics Dr. Gary Reger email ​860-796-8568
Computer Science ​Dr. Peter Yoon email ​860-297-2461
Economics ​Dr. Adam Grossberg email 860-297-2491
Engineering Dr. John Mertens email ​860-297-2301
English ​​Dr. David Rosen email ​860-297-4159
Fine Arts ​​Mr. Pablo Delano (spring) email ​860-297-5233
Mr. Joseph Byrne (acting fall) ​email ​860-297-2208
History ​​Dr. Dario Euraque email 860-297-2398
Language and Culture Studies ​​Dr. Carol Any email ​860-297-2169
Mathematics Dr. Paula Russo ​email ​860-297-2284
Music Dr. Eric Galm email ​860-297-4201
Philosophy Dr. Erik Vogt email ​860-297-4095
Physical Education Mr. Michael Renwick email ​860-297-2055
Physics Dr. Barbara Walden email ​860-297-5324
Political Science ​Dr. Anthony Messina email ​860-297-2430
Psychology ​Dr. Dina Anselmi (fall) email ​860-297-2236
Dr. William Mace (acting spring) email ​860-297-2343
Religion ​Dr. Ronald Kiener email ​860-297-2425
​​Sociology Dr. Stephen Valocchi ​email ​860-297-2346
Theater and Dance ​​Mr. Mitchell Polin email 860-297-4006

Major Academic Program Directors 

American Studies ​Dr. Scott Gac email ​860-297-2347
Art History Dr. Kristin Triff email ​860-297-2506
Educational Studies Dr. Andrea Dyrness email 860-297-2323
​​Environmental Science ​Dr. Christoph Geiss email 860-297-4191
International Studies Dr. Zayde Antrim ​email ​860-297-2230
Jewish Studies Dr. Samuel Kassow email ​860-297-2390
Neuroscience Dr. Hebe Guardiola-Diaz email ​860-297-​2351
Public Policy and Law ​Dr. Adrienne Fulco email ​860-297-​2435
Studio Arts Mr. Pablo Delano (spring) email ​860-297-5233
​​Mr. Joseph Byrne (acting fall) email ​​860-297-2208
Urban Studies ​Dr. Garth Myers ​email ​860-297-4273
Women, Gender, and Sexuality Dr. Joan Hedrick email ​860-297-2131

Non-Major Academic Program Directors

​Center for Urban and Global Studies, Cities Program Dr. Xiangming Chen email ​860-297-5170
Film Studies ​Dr. Madalene Spezialetti email ​860-297-2519
Graduate Studies Dr. William Barnett email ​860-297-2527
​​Guided Studies Dr. Chloe Wheatley email ​860-297-2465
Dr. Frank Kirkpatrick email ​860-297-2476
Human Rights Dr. Donna Marcano email ​860-297-4272
Individualized Degree Program ​Dr. Diane Zannoni email ​860-297-2488
InterArts Mr. Mitchell Polin email ​860-297-4006
​​Interdisciplinary Science ​Dr. Alison Draper email 860-297-5189
Aetna Quantitative Center Ms. Kaitlyn Gingras email ​860-297-2522
Allan K. Smith Center for Writing and Rhetoric Dr. Tennyson O'Donnell email ​860-297-2206