Sep 21, 2019  
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED BULLETIN]

University Administration

Gregory S. Woodward, President and Professor of Music. B.M., University of Connecticut; M.M., Ithaca College; D.M.A., Cornell University.

Maria A. Feeley, Vice President, General Counsel, and Secretary. B.A., Rosemont College.

Mary Ellen Gillespie, Director of Athletics. B.A., M.S., State University of New York at Plattsburgh.

Victoria A. Hampton, Acting Dean of Enrollment Management and Director of Student Financial Assistance. B.A., M.B.A., University of Connecticut

Aaron Isaacs, Dean of Students. B.A., M.A., University of Connecticut; Ph.D, Colorado State University.

R.J. McGivney ‘93, M’96, Associate Vice President for Institutional Effectiveness and Continuing EducationAssistant Provost and Dean of University Programs. B.A., M.Ed., University of Hartford; Ed.D, University of Massachusetts Amherst.

Jessica M. Nicklin, Associate Vice President for Student Success; Associate Professor of Psychology. B.A., Ph.D., University at Albany, State University of New York.

Kate Pendergast, Vice President for Institutional Advancement. B.A., University of Delaware; M.A., University of Connecticut.

Molly O’Shea Polk, Vice President for Marketing and Communication, B.A., Niagara University; M.A., Villanova University.

H. Frederick Sweitzer, Provost. B.A., University of Pennsylvania; M.Ed., Ed.D., University of Massachusetts.

Laura Whitney, Interim Vice President of Finance and Administration. B.S., Trinity College; M.S.P.A., University of Hartford.

Hisham Alnajjar, Interim Dean, College of Engineering, Technology, and Architecture; Director, NASA Connecticut Space Grant College Consortium; Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering. B.S.E.E., Aleppo University, Syria; Diploma in Power Systems, Damascus University, Syria; M.S.E.E., Ohio University; Ph.D., Vanderbilt University.

Katherine A. Black, Dean, College of Arts and Sciences. B.A., Bucknell University; M.A., Ph.D., University of New Hampshire.

David H. Goldenberg A’73, ‘76, M’76, Dean, Hillyer College. B.S.B.A., University of Hartford; M.Ed., University of Hartford; Ed.D., Illinois State University.

Alan J. Hadad, Associate Vice President and Dean of University Magnet Schools. B.A., M.A., Dartmouth College; M.S., Worcester Polytechnic Institute

T. Clark Saunders, Associate Provost and Dean of Graduate Studies. B.F.A., M.F.A., State University of New York at Buffalo; Ph.D., Temple University.

James Shattuck, Dean of Undergraduate Learning. B.S., Canisius College; M.S., Ph.D., Cornell University.

Larry Alan Smith, Dean, The Hartt School; Professor of Composition; Curator, Richard P. Garmany Chamber Music Series. B.M., M.M., D.M.A., The Juilliard School.

Nancy M. Stuart, Dean, Hartford Art School. Ph.D., Graduate School of Education, State University of New York at Buffalo.

Cesarina Thompson, Dean College of Education, Nursing and Health Professions. B.S.N, University of Bridgeport; M.S., Ph.D., University of Connecticut.

Richard A. Zeiser, Dean of Admission. B.Ed., M.S.Ed., University of Miami.

Amy Zeng, Dean, Barney School of Business; Professor of Management. B.A.,Beijing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics; M.S., University of Washington-Seattle; Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University.


Brett Carroll, Associate Vice President and Treasurer. B.S., University of Connecticut.

Michael S. Malone, Assistant Vice President for Student Life. B.A., Davis and Elkins College; M.A., University of Illinois.

Suzanne Anderson McNeil, Assistant Vice President for Student Affairs. B.S., M.Ed., Springfield College.

Norman Young ‘82, Associate Vice President of Facilities Planning and Management. A.A.S., B.S., University of Hartford.


Charles P. Condon, University Secretary and General Counsel Emeritus. A.B., Harvard University; J.D., Harvard Law School.

Walter Harrison, President Emeritus. B.A., Trinity College; M.A., University of Michigan; Ph.D., University of California-Davis.

Elizabeth S. Ivey, Provost Emerita. B.S., Simmons College; M.A.T., Harvard University; Ph.D., University of Massachusetts-Amherst.

Beverly P. Maksin, Vice President Emerita for Finance and Administration. B.A., University of South Carolina; M.B.A., Boston College.

Humphrey Tonkin, President Emeritus. B.A., M.A., Cambridge University; A.M., Ph.D., Harvard University.