UW-Madison Deans, Department Chairs and Academic Program Directors

*Denotes new as of the current academic year.

 

College of Agricultural and Life Sciences

Kathryn VandenBosch
Dean
262-4930
Agricultural and Applied Economics
Jeremy D Foltz
Chair
262-6871
Agronomy
Christopher Kucharik
Chair
890-3021
Animal Sciences
Kent A Weigel
*Interim Chair
263-4321
Bacteriology
Charles W Kaspar
Chair
263-6936
Biochemistry
Brian G Fox
Chair
265-2507
Biological Systems Engineering
Troy M Runge
Chair
890-3143
Community and Environmental Sociology
Michael M Bell
*Chair
265-9930
Dairy Science
Kent A Weigel
Chair
263-4321
Entomology
Susan M Paskewitz
Chair
262-1269
Food Science
Scott A Rankin
Chair
263-2008
Forest & Wildlife Ecology
Eric L Kruger
*Chair
262-4754
Genetics
John Doebley
Chair
265-5803
Horticulture
Patrick J Krysan
*Chair
262-1243
Life Sciences Communication
Dominique Brossard
Chair
263-3073
Molecular and Environmental Toxicology Center
Chad M Vezina
*Director
890-3235
Nutritional Sciences
David J Eide
Chair
263-1613
Plant Pathology
Amanda J Gevens
*Chair
890-3072
Soil Science
Alfred Eduard Hartemink
Chair
263-4947

Division of the Arts

John Baldacchino
Director
890-3314

Wisconsin School of Business

Vallabh Sambamurthy
*Interim Dean
262-5034
Accting & Info Sys
Terry D Warfield
Chair
262-1028
Finance
Erwan Quintin
*Chair
262-5126
International Business
Vacant
Management & Human Resources
Russ Coff
*Chair
263-6437
Marketing
Tom O'Guinn
Chair
630-2404
Operations & Information Mgmt
James G Morris
Chair
262-1284
Real Estate & Urban Land Econ
Tim Riddiough
Chair
262-3531
Risk & Insurance
Joan T Schmit
Chair
262-4240

Division of Continuing Studies

Jeffrey S Russell
Dean
890-2318
Liberal Arts and Applied Studies
Sage Goellner
*Chair
262-4873

School of Education

Diana E Hess
Dean
262-6137
Art
Douglas P Rosenberg
Chair
262-1660
Counseling Psychology
Steve Quintana
Chair
262-3107
Curriculum and Instruction
John Rudolph
Chair
263-6001
Dance
Kate Corby
Chair
262-6655
Educational Leadership & Policy Analysis
Jerlando Jackson
Chair
262-8866
Educational Policy Studies
Nancy Kendall
Chair
263-2939
Educational Psychology
James A Wollack
*Chair
262-5863
Kinesiology
Gary M Diffee
Chair
262-7732
Rehabilitation Psychology & Special Education
Melinda Leko
Chair
263-5751
Theatre and Drama
Dan Lisowski
Chair
263-3359
WI Institute for Science Ed & Community Engagement
Janet L Branchaw
Director
262-1182

College of Engineering

Ian Robertson
Dean
262-3482
Biomedical Engineering
Justin Williams
Chair
265-3952
Chemical and Biological Engineering
Regina Murphy
Chair
262-1587
Civil and Environmental Engineering
William Likos
*Chair
890-2662
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Susan Hagness
Chair
265-5739
Engineering Physics
Paul P Wilson
*Chair
263-0807
Industrial and Systems Engineering
Jeffrey T Linderoth
Chair
890-1931
Materials Science and Engineering
Susan E Babcock
Chair
263-5696
Mechanical Engineering
Jaal B Ghandhi
Chair
263-1684

Division of Extension

Karl Martin
Interim Dean

Gaylord Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies

Paul F Robbins
Dean
265-5296

Research and Graduate Education

Norman R Drinkwater
Interim Vice Chancellor
262-1044

Graduate School

William Karpus
Dean
263-1353

School of Human Ecology

Soyeon Shim
Dean
262-4847
Civil Society and Community Studies
Cynthia R Jasper
Chair
262-2384
Consumer Science
Nancy Y Wong
Chair
265-5954
Design Studies
Roberto J Rengel
Chair
265-5209
Human Development and Family Studies
Janean E Dilworth-Bart
Chair
262-9770

International Division

Guido Podesta
Dean
262-2851

Law School

Margaret Raymond
Dean
265-3750

College of Letters and Science

Eric M Wilcots
Interim Dean
263-7221
African Cultural Studies
Katrina D Thompson
Chair
262-2487
Afro-American Studies
Christina Greene
Chair
262-4085
American Indian Studies Program
Larry Nesper
Director
265-3394
Anthropology
Sissel Schroeder
Chair
262-0317
Art History
Jordan D Rosenblum
*Chair
263-2340
Asian American Studies Program
Cindy I-Fen Cheng
Director
265-2522
Asian Languages and Cultures
Steve Ridgely
Chair
262-1740
Astronomy
Sebastian Heinz
Chair
890-1459
Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences
Gregory J Tripoli
Chair
262-3700
Biology Core Curriculum
Jeff Hardin
Director
262-9634
Botany
Ken Cameron
Chair
265-9237
Center for Law, Society and Justice
Alan P Rubel
*Chair
263-2900
Chemistry
Judith Burstyn
Chair
262-0328
Chicana/o and Latina/o Studies Program
Armando Ibarra
Director
263-2389
Classical and Ancient Near Eastern Studies
William Aylward
Chair
263-7498
Communication Arts
Kelley Conway
Chair
262-2277
Communication Sciences and Disorders
Ruth Y Litovsky
*Chair
262-5045
Comparative Literature and Folklore Studies
Ernesto Livorni
Chair
262-4068
Computer Sciences
Remzi H Arpaci-Dusseau
*Chair
263-7764
Ctr For Humanities
Gregg A Mitman
Director
262-4970
Economics
Ananth Seshadri
Chair
262-6196
English
Russ Castronovo
Chair
263-7467
Environmental Studies
Paul H Zedler
Chair
265-8018
French and Italian
Stefania Buccini
*Chair
262-9736
Gender and Women's Studies
Aili Tripp
Chair
263-1873
Geography
Joseph Mason
Chair
262-4846
Geoscience
Chuck DeMets
Chair
265-8650
German, Nordic, and Slavic
Thomas A Dubois
*Chair
262-2090
History
Leonora Neville
*Chair
263-1814
Information School
Kristin R Eschenfelder
*Director
263-2105
Institute for Regional and International Studies
Lesley Bartlett
*Chair
262-1760
Integrated Liberal Studies Program
Richard G Avramenko
Chair
263-2292
Integrative Biology
Jeff Hardin
Chair
262-9634
Journalism and Mass Communication, School of
Hemant G Shah
Director
263-2928
La Follette School of Public Affairs
Susan Yackee
Director
263-6633
Language Institute
Dianna L Murphy
Director
334-1241
Language Sciences Program
Eric S Raimy
Chair
263-6870
Mathematics
Tonghai Yang
Chair
263-4219
Mead Witter School of Music
Susan C Cook
Director
263-1900
Mosse Weinstein Center for Jewish Studies
Anthony E Michels
Director
265-2521
Philosophy
Michael G Titelbaum
*Chair
263-6708
Physics
Sridhara Dasu
Chair
262-3678
Planning and Landscape Architecture
Ken Genskow
Chair
262-2998
Political Science
John Zumbrunnen
Chair
262-5701
Psychology
Craig W Berridge
Chair
262-9932
Religious Studies Program
Susan Ridgely
*Director
962-5826
Social Work, School of
Stephanie A Robert
Director
263-6336
Sociology
Christine Schwartz
*Chair
262-5791
Spanish and Portuguese
Jim Sweet
Chair
265-2523
Statistics
Jun Zhu
Chair
262-2598

School of Medicine and Public Health

Robert N Golden
Dean
263-4910
Anesthesiology
Joshua J Sebranek
Interim Chair
263-1559
Biomolecular Chemistry
Patricia J Kiley
Chair
262-6632
Biostatistics and Medical Informatics
Michael A Newton
Interim Chair
263-1706
Cell and Regenerative Biology
Deneen Wellik
*Chair
Dermatology
Beth A Drolet
*Chair
Emergency Medicine
Azita Hamedani
Chair
263-7279
Family Medicine and Community Health
Valerie J Gilchrist
Chair
262-8490
Human Oncology
Paul M Harari
Chair
263-5009
Medical Genetics
John Doebley
Chair
262-3112
Medical History and Bioethics
Susan E Lederer
Chair
263-3414
Medical Microbiology and Immunology
Rodney A Welch
Chair
263-5591
Medical Physics
Edward F Jackson
Chair
262-2171
Medicine
Elizabeth Trowbridge
Interim Chair
265-8118
Neurological Surgery
Robert J Dempsey
Chair
265-5967
Neurology
Kathleen M Shannon
Chair
262-8644
Neuroscience
Donata Oertel
Chair
262-2938
Obstetrics and Gynecology
Laurel W Rice
Chair
417-4213
Oncology
Paul F Lambert
Chair
262-2821
Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
Terri L Young
Chair
263-9797
Orthopedics and Rehabilitation
Thomas A Zdeblick
Chair
263-3178
Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Andreas Friedl
Chair
265-4262
Pediatrics
Ellen R Wald
Chair
263-8558
Population Health Sciences
Maureen S Durkin
Chair
265-0516
Psychiatry
Ned H Kalin
Chair
262-7626
Radiology
Thomas M Grist
Chair
265-8231
Surgery
Rebecca M Minter
Chair
265-8854
Urology
Stephen Y Nakada
Chair
263-1359

School of Nursing

Linda D Scott
Dean
263-9725

Officer Education

Carl R Sovinec
Director
263-5525
Aerospace Studies
John M Pecarina
*Chair
262-3440
Military Science
Scott Cheney
Chair
262-9574
Naval Science
Gregory Zacharski
Chair
262-3358

School of Pharmacy

Steven M Swanson
Dean
262-1414

School Of Veterinary Medicine

Mark D Markel
Dean
262-3573
Comparative Biosciences
Ted Golos
Chair
263-3567
Medical Sciences
Nigel B Cook
Chair
265-4981
Pathobiological Sciences
Chuck Czuprynski
Chair
262-8102
Surgical Sciences
Jonathan McAnulty
Chair
265-2455