Faculty and Staff Contact

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There is an entire team of faculty and staff dedicated to the experience of our living-learning and thematic communities. Please feel free to reach out to any of the individuals listed below if you have questions regarding their respective communities.

Residence Life Staff

Mike Tolbert Executive Director for Residence Life

Nathan Johnson Director, Residence Education

Ariel Leget Associate Director, Residence Education

Michael Doherty Academic Initiatives Coordinator

Rosemary Genao  Assistant Director of Residence Life

John Newhouse Assistant Director of Residence Life

Marck Molina Residence Life Coordinator, Business & Economics and the Entrepreneurship and Innovation LLCs

Kiana Smiling Residence Life Coordinator, the Psychology and the Law & Political Science LLCs

Jasmine Sethi Residence Life Coordinator, the Health & Medicine LLC

Elijah Jacobs Residence Life Coordinator, the Nourish and the SAS Educational Opportunity Fund (EOF) LLCs

Emily Green, Residence Life Coordinator, the Paul Robeson, French Language & Culture, Latin Images, Leadership, and Asian American Identities & Images LLCs


Academic Services Staff 

Dean Iris Zipkin School of Arts and Sciences (SAS)

Dean Robin Diamond School of Arts and Sciences (SAS)

Dean Julie Traxler School of Environmental and Biological Sciences (SEBS)

Dean Sharice Richardson School of Environmental and Biological Sciences (SEBS)

Dean Kerstin Schnatter Rutgers Business School New Brunswick (RBS)

Dean Kevin Ewell School of Communication and Information (SC&I)

Asian American Images and Identities Living-Learning Community Staff

Sudip Bhatacharya Instructor

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Business and Economics Discovery House Living-Learning Community Staff 

Barry Sopher Undergraduate Program Director, Economics

Ramdas Chandra  Associate Professor of Professional Practice, Management and Global Business

Entrepreneurship and Innovation LLC Staff

Alfred Blake Assistant Director of Undergraduate Entrepreneurship Programs, Rutgers Business School

Gary Minkoff Instructor, Professor of Professional Practice

Mukesh Patel Professor of Professional Practice and Director of the Collaborative for Tech Entrepreneurship & Commercialization (CTEC), RSVP and Innovation Lab

French Language and Culture Living-Learning Community Staff

Carole Allamand Associate Professor and Chair

Ana Pairet Associate Professor

Health and Medicine Living-Learning Community Staff (First-Year and Sophomore Year Experience)

Professor Christy Beal Instructor, General Biology

Calvin Yu Director of Assessment, Divison of Life Science - Office of Undergraduate Instruction

Anne Carr-Schmid Director, Biological Sciences Advising


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Latin Images Living-Learning Community Staff

Carlos Fernandez Instructor & Director, Center for Latino Arts & Culture

Law and Political Science Discovery House Living-Learning Community Staff

Doug Cantor Instructor for Law and Politics

William Field Undergraduate Program Director, Department of Political Science

Leadership Living-Learning Community Staff (First-Year and Sophomore Year Experience)

Brian Householder Director of Undergraduate Studies in Communication, School of Communication and Information

Karima Woodyard Leadership & Experiential Learning

Lawrence Owens 

Paul Robeson Living-Learning Community Staff (First-Year Experience and Community Ambassador Program)

Edward Ramsamy Instructor, Byrne Seminar; Chairperson, Professor Africana Studies

Kavitha Ramsamy Instructor, Introduction to Africana Studies; Professor Africana Studies

Nicole Williams Assistant Director, Paul Robeson Cultural Center


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Psychology Discovery House Living-Learning Community Staff

Keiko Taga Brynildsen Teaching Instructor, Department of Psychology

Krystal Whitehead Undergraduate Student Advising Counselor

Nourish LLC

Francesca Maresca Assistant Vice Chancellor for Health and Wellness and Director, Health Outreach, Promotion & Education

Nikita Cuvilje Health Education Specialist

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School of Arts and Sciences Educational Opportunity Fund (SAS EOF)

Michelle Shostack Associate Dean/EOF Director, School of Arts and Sciences

Zena Jubilee Manager EOF, School of Arts and Sciences