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The Administration of the Graduate School

Office of the Dean
  • Lynn Cooley, Ph.D., Dean of the Graduate School
  • Susanne Olsen, Senior Executive Assistant to the Dean
Academic Affairs
  • Pamela Schirmeister, Ph.D., Dean of Strategic Initiatives, Yale College, the Graduate School, and Faculty of Arts and Sciences; Senior Associate Dean of the Graduate School
  • Allegra di Bonaventura, J.D., Ph.D., Associate Dean of the Graduate School
  • Michelle Nearon, Ph.D., Associate Dean for Graduate Student Development and Diversity; Director, Office for Graduate Student Development and Diversity
  • Richard G. Sleight, Ph.D., Associate Dean of the Graduate School
  • Robert Harper-Mangels, Ph.D., Assistant Dean of the Graduate School
  • Carl Hashimoto, Ph.D., Assistant Dean of the Graduate School
  • Elena D. Kallestinova, Ph.D., Assistant Dean of the Graduate School; Director of Graduate Writing, Yale Center for Teaching and Learning
  • Robin Ladouceur, Ph.D., Assistant Dean of the Graduate School
Graduate Student Life
  • Lisa Brandes, Ph.D., Assistant Dean for Student Affairs; Director, Graduate Student Life, McDougal Graduate Student Center
  • Jennifer Mendelsohn, M.S., Associate Director, Graduate Student Life, McDougal Graduate Student Center
Graduate Admissions
  • Robert Colonna, M.B.A., Director of Admissions
  • Lisa Furino, Assistant Director of Admissions
Financial Aid
  • Jennifer Brinley, B.S., Director of Financial Aid
  • Howard el-Yasin, M.A., Assistant Director, Teaching Fellow Program
  • Susan Wroszek, Assistant Director of Financial Aid
Administration
  • Mary Magri, M.B.A., Lead Administrator for the Dean’s Administration
Other Academic Officers with Responsibilities in the Graduate School
  • Peter Salovey, Ph.D., President
  • Benjamin Polak, Ph.D. Provost
  • Tamar S. Gendler, Ph.D., Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences

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