University of Wisconsin–Madison

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
William F Tracy
Chair
262-2587
Animal Sciences
Thomas D Crenshaw
Chair
263-4423
Bacteriology
Charles W Kaspar
Chair
263-6936
Biochemistry
Brian G Fox
Chair
262-9708
Biological Systems Engineering
Troy M Runge
*Chair
890-3143
Community and Environmental Sociology
Gary P Green
Chair
698-0131
Dairy Science
Kent A Weigel
Chair
263-4321
Entomology
Susan M Paskewitz
Chair
262-1269
Environmental Toxicology Center
Christopher A Bradfield
Director
262-2024
Food Science
Scott A Rankin
Chair
263-2008
Forest & Wildlife Ecology
Mark G Rickenbach
Chair
263-6710
Genetics
John Doebley
Chair
265-5803
Horticulture
Irwin L Goldman
Chair
262-7781
Life Sciences Communication
Dominique Brossard
Chair
263-3073
Nutritional Sciences
David J Eide
Chair
263-1613
Plant Pathology
Patricia S. McManus
Chair
265-2047
Soil Science
Alfred Eduard Hartemink
Chair
263-4947

Wisconsin School of Business

Barry A Gerhart
Interim Dean
262-3895
Accounting and Information Systems
Terry D Warfield
Chair
262-1028
Actuarial Science and Risk Management
Joan T Schmit
Chair
262-4240
Finance
Mark J Ready
Chair
262-5226
General Business
Vacant
International Business
Vacant
Management and Human Resources
Charlie O Trevor
Chair
262-7920
Marketing
Tom O'Guinn
Chair
630-2404
Operations and Technology Management
Jim Morris
Chair
262-1284
Real Estate
Abdullah Yavas
Chair
263-7651

Division of Continuing Studies

Jeffrey S Russell
Dean
890-2318
Liberal Arts and Applied Studies
Narra S Cox
Chair
262-2730

School of Education

Diana E Hess
Dean
262-6137
Art
Douglas P Rosenberg
Chair
262-1660
Arts Institute
John Baldacchino
Director
890-3314
Counseling Psychology
William T Hoyt
Chair
262-0462
Curriculum and Instruction
John Rudolph
*Chair
263-4600
Dance
Kate Corby
*Chair
262-2871
Educational Leadership & Policy Analysis
Julie Mead
*Chair
263-3405
Educational Policy Studies
Adam R Nelson
Chair
263-2629
Educational Psychology
B Bradford Brown
Chair
262-0838
Kinesiology
Gary M Diffee
Chair
262-7732
Rehabilitation Psychology & Special Education
Fong Chan
Chair
263-5861
Theatre and Drama
John Hitchcock
*Chair
772-7955
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
Manos Mavrikakis
Chair
262-9053
Civil and Environmental Engineering
David A Noyce
Chair
265-1882
Electrical and Computer Engineering
John H Booske
Chair
890-0804
Engineering Physics
Douglass L Henderson
Chair
263-0808
Engineering Professional Development
Douglas Reindl
*Chair
262-6381
Industrial and Systems Engineering
Jeffrey T Linderoth
Chair
890-1931
Materials Science and Engineering
Paul M Gildrie-Voyles
Chair
265-6740
Mechanical Engineering
Jaal B Ghandhi
Chair
263-1684

Gaylord Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies

Paul F Robbins
Director
265-5296

Research and Graduate Education

Marsha R Mailick
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 A Podesta
Dean
262-2851

Law School

Margaret Raymond
Dean
265-3750

College of Letters and Science

John Karl Scholz
Dean
262-5380
African Cultural Studies
Tejumola Olaniyan
Chair
262-2487
Afro-American Studies
Christina Greene
*Chair
262-4085
American Indian Studies Program
Roberta J Hill
Chair
265-3394
Anthropology
Sissel Schroeder
Chair
262-0317
Art History
Anna Andrzejewski
*Chair
263-2340
Asian American Studies Program
Timothy P Yu
Director
263-3760
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
Center for the Humanities
Sara Guyer
Chair
262-4970
Chemistry
Judith Burstyn
*Chair
262-0328
Chicana/o and Latina/o Studies Program
Benjamin Marquez
Chair
263-2389
Classical and Ancient Near Eastern Studies
William Aylward
*Chair
263-7498
Communication Arts
Michael A Xenos
Chair
262-2277
Communication Sciences and Disorders
Katie Hustad
Chair
265-9977
Comparative Literature and Folklore Studies
Ernesto Livorni
*Chair
262-4068
Computer Sciences
Guri Sohi
*Chair
262-7985
Economics
Ananth Seshadri
Chair
262-6196
English
Russ Castronovo
Chair
263-7467
French and Italian
Gilles Bousquet
Chair
262-4062
Gender and Women's Studies
Aili Tripp
*Chair
263-1873
Geography
Lisa C Naughton
Chair
262-4846
Geoscience
Chuck DeMets
*Chair
265-8650
German, Nordic, and Slavic
Manon Van De Water
Chair
335-7833
History
Laird Boswell
Chair
263-1805
Information School
Kristin R Eschenfelder
Director
263-2105
Institute for Regional and International Studies
Ellen W Sapega
Chair
262-3621
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
Donald P Moynihan
Director
263-6633
Language Institute
Robert B Howell
Chair
334-1241
Linguistics
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
Alan G Sidelle
Chair
263-5335
Physics
Sridhara Dasu
*Chair
262-3678
Planning and Landscape Architecture
Ken Genskow
Chair
262-2998
Political Science
John Zumbrunnen
*Chair
262-5701
Psychology
Harold Hill Goldsmith
Chair
262-9932
Religious Studies Program
Jordan D Rosenblum
Chair
Social Work, School of
Stephanie A Robert
Director
263-6336
Sociology
James M Raymo
Chair
262-2783
Spanish and Portuguese
Jim Sweet
*Chair
265-2523
Statistics
Yazhen Wang
Chair
262-2598

School of Medicine and Public Health

Robert N Golden
Dean
263-4910
Anesthesiology
Aimee M Becker
Interim Chair
263-8121
Biomolecular Chemistry
Patricia J Kiley
Chair
890-4631
Biostatistics and Medical Informatics
Paul J Rathouz
Chair
263-1706
Cell and Regenerative Biology
Joseph Kemnitz
Chair
263-3588
Dermatology
Gary S Wood
Chair
287-2620
Emergency Medicine
Azita Hamedani
Chair
890-6341
Family Medicine
Valerie J Gilchrist
Chair
262-8490
History of Medicine
Susan E Lederer
Chair
263-3414
Human Oncology
Paul M Harari
Chair
263-5009
Institute for Clinical and Translational Research
Marc K Drezner
Director
262-9288
Medical Genetics
John Doebley
Chair
262-3112
Medical Microbiology and Immunology
Rodney A Welch
Chair
263-2700
Medical Physics
Edward F Jackson
Chair
262-2171
Medicine
Richard L Page
Chair
263-1792
Molecular and Cellular Pharmacology Program
Anjon W Audhya
Director
262-3761
Neurological Surgery
Robert J Dempsey
Chair
265-5967
Neurology
Kathleen M Shannon
Chair
262-8644
Neuroscience
Donata Oertel
Chair
262-2938
Neuroscience Training Program
Mary C Halloran
Director
263-7875
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
Pathology
Andreas Friedl
Chair
265-4262
Pediatrics
Ellen R Wald
Chair
263-8558
Physical Therapy Program
Lisa A Steinkamp
Director
263-9427
Physicians Assistant Program
Virginia Lea Snyder
Director
Population Health Sciences
Maureen S Durkin
Interim Chair
265-0516
Psychiatry
Ned H Kalin
Chair
262-7626
Radiology
Thomas M Grist
Chair
265-8231
Rehabilitation Medicine
Thomas A Zdeblick
Chair
263-3178
Surgery
Rebecca Manget Minter
*Chair
Urology
Stephen Y Nakada
Chair
263-1359

School of Nursing

Linda D Scott
Dean
608-263-9725

Officer Education

James M Johannes
Director
265-4488
Air Force Aerospace Studies
Christina Hastings
*Interim Director
608-262-3440
Military Science
Katie J Blue
Director
262-9574
Naval Science
Gregory Zacharski
Director

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