Associate and Assistant Deans for Academic Affairs

Michelle Nearon, Senior Associate Dean and Director, Office for Graduate Student Development and Diversity (OGSDD);

John Alvaro, Associate Dean for the Biological and Biomedical Sciences;

Jasmina Besirevic Regan, Associate Dean for Partnerships and Special Projects;

Allegra di Bonaventura, Associate Dean for Graduate Academic Support;

Robert Harper-Mangels, Associate Dean for Admissions and Financial Support;

Sarah Insley, Assistant Dean for Graduate Education;

Ksenia Sidorenko, Assistant Dean for Diversity;

Matthew Tanico, Assistant Dean for Academic Support and Outreach;

Suzanne Young, Assistant Dean for Graduate Student Professional Development;

The academic deans of the Graduate School are responsible for the administration of graduate programs in consultation with the directors of graduate studies, and for the academic progress and well-being of students. They participate in decisions regarding admissions, financial aid, academic performance, and the application of the policies of the Graduate School.