College Directory

The College of Arts and Sciences is led by the Executive Dean and Vice Provost along with Deans for Arts and Humanities, Natural and Mathematical Sciences, and Social and Behavioral Sciences. In addition to academic oversight, the deans all have college-wide functional roles.

Leadership

Gretchen Ritterphoto of Gretchen Ritter
Executive Dean and Vice Provost

ritter.1596@osu.edu

Sr. Executive Assistant: Heather Core
core.53@osu.edu; 614-292-3236


Peter HahnPeter Hahn
Dean of Arts and Humanities

hahn.29@osu.edu

Executive Assistant: Beth VanGundy
vangundy.1@osu.edu; 614-292-8908


Trevon LoganTrevon Logan
Interim Dean of Social and Behavioral Sciences

logan.155@osu.edu

Executive Assistant: Beth VanGundy
vangundy.1@osu.edu; 614-292-8908


Susan Olesik
Dean of Natural and Mathematical Sciences

olesik.1@osu.edu​

Executive Assistant: Beth VanGundy
vangundy.1@osu.edu; 614-292-8908

 

Associate and Assistant Deans

David Hornphoto of David Horn
Associate Executive Dean for Undergraduate Education 

horn.5@osu.edu; 614-292-2559
Executive Assistant: Linda Hood
hood.82@osu.edu; 614-292-2090


Christopher Jaroniec
Associate Dean for Research and Creative Inquiry

jaroniec.1@osu.edu
 


Trevon LoganTrevon Logan
Associate Dean

logan.155@osu.edu; 614-292-0762
 


Wendy SmoothWendy Smooth
Associate Dean for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
smooth.1@osu.edu
 


Sergio SoaveSergio Soave
Associate Dean for Space and Infrastructure

soave.1@osu.edu; 614-688-3167
 


Shari SpeerShari Speer headshot
Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs 
speer.21@osu.edu; 614-292-1431
 


Deborah HaddadDeborah Haddad
Assistant Dean

haddad.2@osu.edu; 614-292-4063

 


Mary Ellen JenkinsMary Ellen Jenkins
Assistant Executive Dean

jenkins.196@osu.edu; 614-292-7272
 


Brian OreficeBrian Orefice
Assistant Dean for Graduate Studies

orefice.1@osu.edu; 614-688-2500
 


Lindsey ChamberlainLindsey Chamberlain
Assistant Dean for Arts and Sciences Honors
chamberlain.55@osu.edu; 614-292-3093

Chairs and Directors

Adélékè Adéẹ̀kọ́Department of African American and African Studies
Adélékè Adéẹ̀kọ́, Interim Chair and Humanities Distinguished Professor
adeeko.1@osu.edu


Department of AnthropologyKris Gremillion
Kristen Gremillion, Chair and Professor
gremillion.1@osu.edu
 


Lisbon headshotDepartment of Art
Laura Lisbon, Chair and Professor
lisbon.1@osu.edu
 


Karen HutzelDepartment of Arts Administration, Education and Policy
Karen Hutzel, Chair and Associate Professor
hutzel.4@osu.edu
 


Todd ThompsonDepartment of Astronomy
Todd Thompson, Interim Chair and Professor
thompson.1847@osu.edu
 


Claudia TurroDepartment of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Claudia Turro, Chair and Dow Professor
turro.1@osu.edu
 


Anthony KaldellisDepartment of Classics
Anthony Kaldellis, Chair and Professor
​kaldellis.1@osu.edu
 


Michael SlaterSchool of Communication
Michael Slater, Director and Social and Behavioral Sciences Distinguished Professor
slater.59@osu.edu


Armstrong headshotDepartment of Comparative Studies
Philip Armstrong, Chair and Professor
armstrong.202@osu.edu
 


George-Graves headshotDepartment of Dance
Nadine George-Graves, Chair and Professor
george.946@osu.edu
 


Mary Anne BeecherDepartment of Design
Mary Anne Beecher, Chair and Professor
beecher.17@osu.edu
 


Matt SaltzmanSchool of Earth Sciences
Matthew Saltzman, Director and Professor
saltzman.11@osu.edu
 


Mark BenderDepartment of East Asian Languages and Literatures
Mark Bender, Chair and Professor
bender.4@osu.edu
 


James PeckDepartment of Economics
James Peck, Chair and Professor
peck.33@osu.edu
 


Robyn warholDepartment of English
Robyn Warhol, Chair and College of Arts and Sciences Distinguished Professor
warhol.1@osu.edu


FreudensteinDepartment of Evolution, Ecology and Organismal Biology
John Freudenstein, Chair and Professor
freudenstein.1@osu.edu
 


Dana RengaDepartment of French and Italian
Dana Renga, Chair and Associate Professor
renga.1@osu.edu
 


Darla MunroeDepartment of Geography
Darla Munroe, Chair and Professor
munroe.9@osu.edu
 


HolubDepartment of Germanic Languages and Literatures
Robert Holub, Chair and Ohio Eminent Scholar
holub.5@osu.edu
 


Scott LeviDepartment of History
Scott Levi, Chair and Professor
levi.18@osu.edu
 


Shelton headshotDepartment of History of Art
Andrew Shelton, Interim Chair and Professor
shelton.85@osu.edu
 


Cynthia ClopperDepartment of Linguistics
Cynthia Clopper, Chair and Professor
clopper.1@osu.edu
 


LafontDepartment of Mathematics
Jean-Francois Lafont, Chair and Professor
lafont.1@osu.edu
 


Igor Jouline headshotDepartment of Microbiology
Igor Jouline, Interim Chair and Rod Sharp Professor 
jouline.1@osu.edu
 


VaessinDepartment of Molecular Genetics
Harald Vaessin, Chair and Professor
vaessin.1@osu.edu
 


Costa-Giomi headshotSchool of Music
Eugenia Costa-Giomi, Interim Director and Professor
costa-giomi.1@osu.edu
 


Levi headshotDepartment of Near Eastern Languages and Cultures
Scott Levi, Interim Chair and Professor
levi.18@osu.edu
 


Lisa DowningDepartment of Philosophy
Lisa Downing, Chair and Professor
downing.110@osu.edu
 


Poirier headshotDepartment of Physics
Michael Poirier, Chair and Professor
poirier.18@osu.edu
 


CaldeiraDepartment of Political Science
Gregory Caldeira, Chair and Distinguished University Professor
caldeira.1@osu.edu
 


Charles EmeryDepartment of Psychology
Charles Emery, Chair and Professor
emery.33@osu.edu
 


HashamovaDepartment of Slavic and East European Languages and Cultures
Yana Hashamova, Chair and Professor
hashamova.1@osu.edu
 


Ryan KingDepartment of Sociology
Ryan King, Chair and Professor
king.2065@osu.edu
 


PodalskyDepartment of Spanish and Portuguese
Laura Podalsky, Chair and Professor
podalsky.1@osu.edu
 


Robert FoxDepartment of Speech and Hearing Science
Robert Fox, Chair and Professor
fox.2@osu.edu
 


MacEachernDepartment of Statistics
Steven MacEachern, Chair and Professor
snm@stat.osu.edu
 


Shelton headshotDepartment of Theatre
Andrew Shelton, Interim Chair and Professor
shelton.85@osu.edu
 


WinnubstDepartment of Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies
Shannon Winnubst, Chair and Professor
winnubst.1@osu.edu

Administrative Offices

Within the College of Arts and Sciences, several offices support the work of college administration; the nearly 80 departments, schools, centers and institutes in the college; and also work in partnership with university administration.

Administrative Services

Kim Kinsel, Chief Administrative Officer
kinsel.21@osu.edu

Caitlin Brendel, Faculty Affairs Specialist
brendel.3@osu.edu


Fiscal Services

Nicole Cochran, Finance Director
cochran.113@osu.edu; 614-292-6040

Shawn Barrett, Finance Manager (A&H, SBS)
barrett.834@osu.edu; 614-292-8545

John Blust, Finance Manager (NMS)
blust.5@osu.edu; 614-292-1572

Rachel Schrock, Lead Fiscal Officer
schrock.73@osu.edu; 614-292-9342

Bill McGreehan, Fiscal Officer
mcgreehan.1@osu.edu; 614-514-5823


Human Resources

Peggy Link, Interim Human Resources Director (NMS, Administration)
link.39@osu.edu; 614-247-7867

Jennifer Prak, Interim Human Resources Director (A&H, SBS)
prak.9@osu.edu; 614-247-4476

Scott Burlingame, Human Resources Manager
burlingame.18@osu.edu; 614-247-7163 

Stephanie Archer, HR Generalist
archer.238@osu.edu

Alysaa Howard, HR Generalist
howard.1289@osu.edu

Megan Woodall, HR Generalist
woodall.16@osu.edu

Timothy Wood, HR Generalist
wood.325@osu.edu

Advancement: Development and Alumni Engagement

Chris Delisio, Interim Chief Advancement Officer, Assistant Vice President for Development and Executive Director for Principal Gifts
delisio.24@osu.edu; 614-688-2681


Office Contact Information

Mershon Center, 1501 Neil Avenue, Columbus, OH 43201
Phone: 614-292-9200


Development

Carolyn Chapman, Executive Director of Development
chapman.345@osu.edu; 614-688-4172

Arts and Humanities

Amber Diglaw, Senior Director of Development 
diglaw.1@osu.edu; 614-292-9443

Katherine Goliver, Senior Director of Development 
goliver.2@osu.edu; 614-688-4028

Leslie Martin, Director of Development
martin.2054@osu.edu; 614-292-3487 

Susanna Snyder, Director of Development
snyder.1912@osu.edu; 614-292-9626

Social and Behavioral Sciences

Tammy Parker, Senior Director of Development 
parker.465@osu.edu; 614-688-5660

David Precise, Senior Director of Development 
precise.2@osu.edu; 614-688-1044

Todd Clark, Director of Development 
clark.3368@osu.edu; 614-688-2877     

Courtney Shenk, Director of Development 
shenk.19@osu.edu; 614-292-8201 

Natural and Mathematical Sciences

Samara Preisler, Senior Director of Development
preisler.7@osu.edu; 614-247-1658

Rick Harrison, Director of Development 
harrison.736@osu.edu; 614-688-1385

Jaynie Tatman, Director of Development 
taylor.3069@osu.edu; 614-247-1848


Alumni Engagement

Mitch Fogt, Senior Engagement Officer
fogt.9@osu.edu; 614-688-1053

Clara Davison, Engagement Officer
davison.102@osu.edu; 614-688-1241     

Madey Khurma, Engagement Officer
khurma.3@osu.edu; 614-688-6359

Jade Lac, Engagement Officer
lac.1@osu.edu; 614-688-2857     


Advancement Communications

Jennifer Farmer, Advancement Communications Manager
farmer.111@osu.edu; 614-292-9488

Alex Bixler, Advancement Communications Specialist
bixler.50@osu.edu; 614-292-5934


Stewardship/Donor Experience

Kelly Hebblethwaite-Johnson, Director of Stewardship
johnson.3053@osu.edu; 614-292-1897


Office Operations

Tanya Reed, Advancement Office Manager
reed.727@osu.edu; 614-247-8292

Jessica Brown, Development Associate
brown.7281@osu.edu; 614-688-2830

Kristin Gonterman, Development Associate
gonterman.3@osu.edu; 614-688-4331

Advising and Academic Services

100 Denney Hall (West Lobby)
164 Annie and John Glenn Avenue, Columbus, OH 43210
Tel: 614-292-6961
Fax: 614-292-6303

Learn more

Advising Information

Appointments can be made by calling 614-292-6961 for the following:

  • Exploring and/or declaring a major
  • Degree Planning/Progress Checks
  • Scheduling
  • Applying to graduate
  • Preparing for graduate or professional school
  • Petitions
  • Other academic advising matters

Your advisor is assigned to you based on your major, see a list of advisors on our majors pages or check your Student Center on BuckeyeLink to find your assigned advisor.

Walk-in Advising

Walk-in advising typically serves students who have a quick questions that take five minutes or less to address. Walk-in help includes (but is not limited to):

  • Schedule adjustments
  • General Referrals
  • Returning from a leave of absence
  • Withdrawals Advising Information

Advising and Academic Services Office Administration

Assistant Executive Dean
Mary Ellen Jenkins (jenkins.196@osu.edu)
614-292-7272
151 Denney Hall

Advising Manager
Todd Bitters (bitters.4@osu.edu)
614-292-6961
129 Denney Hall

Advising Manager
Brenda Dinan (dinan.9@osu.edu)
614-292-6961
117 Denney Hall

Advising Manager
Tony Valle (valle.5@osu.edu)
614-292-6961
135 Denney Hall

Advising and Academic Services Graduation Services Office

Program Coordinator
Patrick Morgan (morgan.599@osu.edu)

Advising and Academic Services Office Support Staff

Program Assistant
Matt Gmetro (gmetro.1@osu.edu)

Admin. Assistant to the Assistant Executive Dean
Joyce Zipperlen (zipperlen.1@osu.edu)

Business Intelligence

Liana Crisan-Vandeborne, Resource Planning Analyst
crisan-vandeborne.1@osu.edu; 614-688-4520

Business Services Center (BSC)

The Arts and Sciences Business Services Center (BSC) provides expert human resource and financial services for Arts and Sciences. We are committed to the mission, vision and goals of Arts and Sciences.

Services Overview


100 Journalism Building
242 W 18th Avenue
Columbus, OH 43210
M-F 8 a.m to 5 p.m.
Fax (614) 247-7470


Kelley Maynard, Manager
maynard.52@osu.edu; 614-247-7168


BSC Fiscal Staff 

Erica Conley, Lead
conley.352@osu.edu; 614-247-8835

Megan Brown, Fiscal Associate
ASC Exec Deans / SBS 
Brown.7402@osu.edu; 614-292-6700

Jasmin Crenshaw, Fiscal Associate
Arts / BioSciences
crenshaw.40@osu.edu; 614-292-0068

Rene Sheline, Fiscal Associate
NMS
sheline.19@osu.edu; 614-688-8265

Ginnetta Lucas, Fiscal Associate
Humanities
lucas.256@osu.edu; 614-247-7935


Procurement Staff

Angelina Schroeder, Procurement Lead
schroeder.770@osu.edu; 614-247-4687

Angela Mercer, Procurement Specialist
Arts & Humanities / Astronomy / MBI / SBS /  Microbiology / Molecular Genetics
mercer.89@osu.edu; 614-247-4662

Michael Wells, Procurement Specialist
Biochemistry / Chemistry / Earth Sciences / Center for Life Sciences Education / EEOB / Mathematics / Physics / Statistics
wells.21@osu.edu; 614-247-4669

Center for Career and Professional Success

Brian Guerrero, Senior Director
guerrero.75@osu.edu; 614-292-6713

Stephanie Ford, Director, Career Communities
ford.82@osu.edu; 614-292-7055

Scott Kustis, Director, Industry Connections
kustis.1@osu.edu; 614-247-8698

Meet the rest of the team

Learn more

Curriculum and Assessment Services

Bernadette Vankeerbergen, Program Director
vankeerbergen.1@osu.edu; 614-688-5679

Learn more

Marketing and Communications

100 Journalism Building, 242 W. 18th Ave.
asccomm@osu.edu; 614-292-8686

Learn more

Kevin Leonardi, Senior Director of Marketing and Communications
leonardi.19@osu.edu; 614-292-5935

Julie Brown, Email and Recruitment Marketing Manager
brown.4927@osu.edu; 614-688-2584

Evan Drexler, Communications Manager
drexler.40@osu.edu; 614-292-1235

Lauren Fanfer, Graphic Designer
fanfer.1@osu.edu; 614-247-1740

Joshua Friesen, Content and Editorial Specialist
friesen.29@osu.edu; 614-688-2615

Molly Kime, Marketing and Communications Manager
kime.19@osu.edu; 614-688-2604

Olivia Miltner, Content Specialist
miltner.4@osu.edu; 614-292-1949

Office of Undergraduate Recruitment

Arts and Sciences Office of Undergraduate Recruitment works to promote the college to prospective undergraduate students, while simultaneously supporting the university’s enrollment goals and initiatives. 

In addition, the Office of Undergraduate Recruitment sustains diversity programs specifically targeted to the recruitment, retention and advancement of underrepresented students.

Office of Undergraduate Recruitment
154 Denney Hall, 164 Annie & John Glenn Ave.
Columbus, OH 43210
614-292-3891
discoverasc@osu.edu

Diversity Matters


Chinwe Okpalaoka, Director of Undergraduate Recruitment
okpalaoka.2@osu.edu, 614-292-4661

Michael Waite, Assistant Director of Undergraduate Recruitment
waite.20@osu.edu, 614-688-4394

Angelett Anderson, Program Manager
anderson.2777@osu.edu, 614-292-7857

Information for Faculty and Staff

Research Services

Jared Port, Director
port.4@osu.edu; 614-247-8309

Student Programs

We value fully engaging our students in their academic life through programming that advances a holistic and transformational educational experience. Student Programs supports and engages undergraduate students through the monthly Undergraduate Student E-Newsletter, programs such as Take Your Professor to Lunch, the Arts and Sciences Student Council, an annual Ohio State College and Professional School Fair and college-central scholarships.


Ann Rottersman, Director of Student Programs
1030 Derby Hall, 154 North Oval Mall
Email: rottersman.1@osu.edu
Phone: 614-247-2566
Fax: 614-292-4500

Technology Services

Arts and Sciences’ Technology Services provides schools, departments, centers and other units with the information technology support services they need to achieve their strategic goals.
 
Our mission:

  • To meet the overall technology support needs of the college office and units across the College of Arts and Sciences
  • To provide strategically important and commonly needed technology products and services to all units across the college
  • To coordinate with the Office of the CIO on university-level technology initiatives

Please visit the Technology Services website to get technology support or for more information on our products and services.
asctech.osu.edu
614-688-4447

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