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Academic Leadership, 2019-20

Leadership for Butler University colleges, departments, and programs listed below. For more information, visit linked websites.

College of Liberal Arts & Sciences (LAS)

Jay Howard, dean
Stuart Glennan, associate dean, academic affairs
LuAnne McNulty, associate dean, faculty and program development
Jennifer Poor, associate dean, student affairs

Biological Sciences

Phil Villani, department chair

Stacy O'Reilly, department chair (on sabbatical spring 2020, LuAnne McNulty, interim chair)

Computer Science and Software Engineering Jon Sorenson, department chair 
Engineering Dual Degree Program Joe Kirsch, director
English Lee Garver, department chair
Gender, Women, and Sexuality Studies Brooke Beloso, program director
History and Anthropology

Ageeth Sluis, department chair (on sabbatical spring 2020, Paul Hanson, interim chair)

International Studies Fait Muedini, program director
Mathematics, Statistics, and Actuarial Science Chris Wilson, department chair
Modern Languages, Literatures, and Cultures Alex Quintanilla, department chair
Peace and Conflict Studies Robin Turner, program director
Philosophy, Religion, and Classics Tibi Popa, department chair
Physics and Astronomy

Gonzalo Ordonez, department chair

Political Science

Robin Turner, department chair 

Psychology Joel Martin, department chair
Science, Technology, and Society Carmen Salsbury, program director
Sociology and Criminology Antonio Menendez, department chair

College of Education (COE)

Brooke Kandel-Cisco, interim dean
Deb Corpus, interim associate dean
Angela Lupton, assistant dean
Katie Russo, assistant dean
Graduate Teaching and Learning Teams Nick Abel, chair

Undergraduate Teaching and Learning Teams

Kelli Esteves, chair


Lacy School of Business (LSB)

Stephen Standifird, dean
Hilary Buttrick, associate dean for faculty
Craig Caldwell, associate dean for graduate studies
Bill Templeton, associate dean for undergraduate studies

Accounting, MIS, Operations Management, Statistics Bill Terando, department chair
Economics, Business Law, Finance

Sheryl-Ann Stephens, chair (finance)
Bill Rieber, chair (economics)
Bob Bennett, chair (law/ethics)

Marketing, Management, International Business Peg Padgett, department chair
Butler Executive Education William Gulley, executive director
Career and Professional Success (LSB Career Development) Julie Schrader, director
ONB Center for Business Excellence Mark McFatridge, director
Graduate Programs Marietta Stalcup, director
Davey Risk Management and Insurance Program Zach Finn, director
Small Business Development Center pending

College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences (COPHS)

Robert Soltis, dean
Bonnie Brown, associate dean
Julia Koehler, associate dean
Angela Ockerman, assistant dean
Pharmaceutical Sciences Marcos Oliveira, department chair
Pharmacy Practice Jane Gervasio, department chair
Kim Beck, program director
Physician Assistant Program Chris Roman, program director and department chair
Undergraduate Health Sciences   Amy Sutton Peak, program director and department chair

Jordan College of the Arts (JCA)

Lisa Brooks, dean
Wendy Meaden, associate dean
Art   Steve Nyktas, department chair 
Arts Administration Susan Zurbuchen, department chair
Dance Larry Attaway, department chair

David Murray, School of Music director

Theatre Diane Timmerman, department chair
Butler Community Arts School Karen Thickstun, director

College of Communication (CCOM)

Brooke Barnett, dean
Suzanne Reading, associate dean
Communication Sciences and Disorders Tonya Bergeson, department chair
Strategic Communication: PR and Advertising Mark Rademacher, department chair
Communication and Media Studies Kristin Swenson, department chair 
Entertainment Media and Journalism

Margaretha Geertsema-Sligh, department chair 

Internship Program Scott Bridge, program director

Butler University Libraries

Julie Miller, dean
Sally Neal, associate dean
Josh Petrusa, associate dean

Core Curriculum

University-wide Core Curriculum James McGrath, faculty director


View resources for Department Chairs and Program Directors, available in our faculty development library.