Meet Our Staff
Your life's work starts here at Temple's College of Liberal Arts, where our own life's work shines. If you have a question about anything from the College's programs to its research to technology or anything else, you'll find the right staff member to help you right here. Please reach out to us with any questions.
Office of the Dean
The office of the dean is responsible for providing leadership and oversight for all undergraduate and graduate educational, curricular, and student affairs matters and is responsible for ensuring the quality of all students’ academic experience. The various units housed in the dean's office interact with the college’s department chairs, program directors, staff, students, and other entities across the university to advance undergraduate and graduate education and to ensure that departmental, collegial and university academic policies and procedures are followed.
Senior Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs
Professor of Political Science
Contact Mary to talk about college and university business for the dean, scheduling meetings (including reserving space in 1221 and 1235 Anderson Hall), correspondence and adjunct appointments.
The Office of Research in the College of Liberal Arts exists to promote and support high quality research and scholarship by faculty members and students. The Office serves to nurture a climate conducive to research by disseminating internal and external funding opportunities, assisting in proposal construction and submission, post-award administration, and training faculty and students in the implementation and administration of their grants. We highly encourage creative, entrepreneurial, and interdisciplinary efforts by faculty and students in the College of Liberal Arts.
The Office of Faculty Affairs assists departmental chairpersons, faculty, and staff with strategic academic planning, faculty recruitment and hiring, tenure and promotion processes, merit processes, sabbaticals, faculty awards, and other aspects of faculty development.
Our office is here to help you with all of these processes. We also run the annual faculty orientation programs within the College of Liberal Arts designed to welcome new faculty to the college.
Finance and Operations
The Office of Finance and Operations is responsible for the development and implementation of University fiscal policies, accounting procedures, internal control mechanisms and financial systems. We prepare all official external financial reports, and process all accounts payable transactions. We provide leadership and expertise as a university resource on financial information, business practices, and related regulatory issues.
The Office of Finance and Operations also oversees administration for the Office of Research.
History; Religion; Geography and Urban Studies; Center for the Humanities at Temple
Criminal Justice; Anthropology; Political Science; Global Studies; Sociology
Africology and African American Studies; Economics; Philosophy
English & First Year Writing Program; Liberal Studies; American Studies; Gender, Sexuality and Women's Studies
Asian and Middle Eastern Languages and Studies; Asian Studies; Confucius Institute; French, German, Italian, and Slavic; Greek and Roman Classics; Latin American Studies; Spanish and Portuguese
The development office helps reconnect alumni with the college while helping to raise funds essential to continuing our mission of educating the next generation of leaders. Our office is here to help guide you through the giving process, whether you would like to send a check to support the annual fund or you are considering including Temple in your estate planning.
Development staff members enjoy planning and hosting the events that bring you back to campus and reconnect you with your classmates. Our office handles invitations and RSVPs for a variety of events on campus and throughout the city.
Assistant Dean for Development and Alumni Affairs
Assistant Director, Development and Alumni Relations
External Affairs works to make available to elected officials and civic leaders in Philadelphia, Harrisburg, and Washington D.C. the college’s intellectual resources, including faculty research and graduate and undergraduate student interns. The office serves as an important liaison between the university, community and governments on all levels with respect to public policy issues and questions that might benefit from scholarly research and analysis.
Office of Communications and Enrollment Strategy
The Office of Communications and Enrollment Strategy is a full-service content, design, public relations and marketing agency that provides a suite of services to help stakeholders throughout the college reach their audiences and increase visibility.
Our experienced writers, designers and Web developers oversee all college news, promotion, marketing and email campaigns, as well as Web and print communications for students, faculty, staff and parents. We also serve as consultants to college leadership to help deliver publications on time and on-message.
832 Anderson Hall
The Office of Information Technology provides a comprehensive array of technology and technology support for students, faculty and staff of the College of Liberal Arts.
Technical Support Specialist
Office: Anderson Hall 21