Administration | The New School for Public Engagement | New York City

Public Engagement


  • Executive Dean's Office

    Mary R. Watson, Executive Dean

    Jin Y. Kim, Vice Dean

    Nicholas Allanach, Director of Academic Operations

    Scott Amen, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Planning

    Thelma Armstrong, Executive Assistant

    Diana Ayton-Shenker, Global Catalyst Senior Fellow

    Josa Balisi, Assistant Director of Academic Operations

    Dansha Cai, Assistant Dean for Budget and Planning

    Leah Iannone, Assistant Director of Academic Operations

    Michele Kahane, Associate Dean of Social Engagement and Educational Innovation

    Suk Mei Man, Director of Academic Systems

    Gustav Peebles, Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs

    Cecilia Ponte, Assistant Dean for Faculty Affairs

    Vanessa Reich, Assistant Director of Student Affairs

    Chrissy Roden, Assistant Dean of Student Affairs and Academic Planning

    Justin Sherwood, Director of Communications and New Initiatives

    Emily Springer, Assistant Director of Budget and Planning

    Stephanie Szitanyi, Assistant Dean of Part-Time Faculty Affairs

    Pam Tillis, Director of Public Programs

    Dirk Van Stee, Assistant Director of Budget and Operations

    Milano School of International Affairs, Management, and Urban Policy

    Michelle J. DePass, Dean

    Nina Khrushcheva, Associate Dean

    Carol Anderson, Director of Career Services

    Minerva Muzquiz, Director of Administration

    Lauretha Slaughter, Director of Student Affairs

    School of Media Studies

    Carol Wilder, Dean

    Christiane Paul, Associate Dean

    Dawnja Burris, Director of Graduate Studies

    Janelle McKenzie, Director of Administration

    Bachelor's Program for Adults and Transfer Students

    Melissa Friedling, Dean

    Juana Kennedy, Director of Administration

    Tracyann Williams, Director of Advising

    Caitlin Morgan, Director, English Language Studies

    Raul Rubio, Chair, Foreign Languages

    Lesley Painter-Farrell, Director, MA TESOL

    Creative Writing Program

    Luis Jaramillo, Director

    Laura Cronk, Associate Director

    Lori Lynn Turner, Associate Director

    Admission Staff

    Merida Escandon Gasbarro, Director, Graduate Programs

    Melanie Mac Caskie, Admission Counselor

    Elizabeth Puleio, Senior Associate Director of Admission, Undergraduate Programs

    Karl Ramos, Assistant Director, Graduate Admission

    Henry Watkin, Associate Director, Graduate Programs

    Sharon Greenidge, Assistant Director, Graduate Programs

    Board of Governors of the Schools of Public Engagement
    Anthony J. Mannarino, Chair Alan Jenkins
    Hans Brenninkmeyer Eugene J. Keilin
    James Keith Brown Robert A. Levinson
    Gwenn L. Carr Bevis Longstreth
    Christopher J. Castano Victor Navasky
    John A. Catsimatidis Lawrence H. Parks, Jr.
    Marian Lapsley Cross Kevin Sullivan, Msgr.
    Cynthia A. Fields Paul A. Travis
    Susan U. Halpern, Esq. Lilian Wu
    Joan L. Jacobson
    Honorary Members
    David N. Dinkins Lewis H. Lapham