The Dean’s Office is located on the 3rd floor of Armitage Hall.  General questions about the academic programs of the College of Arts and Sciences, University College, and the Graduate School can be directed to (856) 225-6097 or artsci@camden.rutgers.edu.

 

Howard Marchitello

Howard Marchitello

Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences–Camden
Email: marchitello@camden.rutgers.edu
Phone: (856) 225-6097
Website: https://english.camden.rutgers.edu/faculty/

The dean is the chief executive officer of FASC, working to develop and implement policies and goals while leading the units in devising strategies for effective teaching, high-quality research, and meaningful service to the state, region, and nation. Dr. Marchitello directs the appointment and promotion process, as well as numerous programs designed to support faculty and staff. Dr. Marchitello, earned his Ph.D. at SUNY Buffalo and is a professor of English.

 


Associate Deans


Michelle Meloy

Associate Dean for FASC Graduate School and Research
Email: mlmeloy@rutgers.edu
Phone: (856) 225-2724
Website: 
https://meloy.camden.rutgers.edu/

The duties of the associate dean for the Graduate School include managing all matters pertaining to the Graduate School; processing promotion/tenure packets; arranging matters pertaining to external review and reaccreditation of all FASC departments and programs; and developing special programs connected to The Graduate School, as well as overseeing relevant aspects of research centers and institutes.

Dr. Meloy earned her Ph.D. from the University of Delaware’s Department of Sociology and Criminal Justice. 

 

Dr. Jane SiegelJane Siegel

Associate Dean for Undergraduate Education
Email: jasiegel@camden.rutgers.edu 
Phone: (856) 225-6143
Website: https://janesiegel.camden.rutgers.edu/

The associate dean for undergraduate education administers the part-time lecturer budget; monitors course enrollment and makes sure that resources are used efficiently; maintains communication with department chairs on various issues; handles student complaints beyond the departmental level; as well as overseeing relevant aspects of research centers and institutes. The associate dean for undergraduate education also oversees undergraduate research, experiential learning, and new program development.

Dr. Siegel earned her Ph.D. from the University of Pennsylvania.

 

Naomi Marmorstein

Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs
Email: marmorst@camden.rutgers.edu
Phone: (856) 225-6434
The associate dean for faculty affairs is responsible for a wide range of matters pertaining to faculty including reappointment, promotion and tenure, as well as faculty development. They also serve as a resource for the enhancement of faculty research and teaching. 

Dr. Marmorstein earned her Ph.D. from the University of Minnesota.

 


Assistant Deans


Bethany Lawton

Bethany Lawton

Assistant Dean
Email: bethany.lawton@rutgers.edu
Phone: (856) 225-6149 or (856) 225-6971
Website: https://graduateschool.camden.rutgers.edu

The assistant dean III for The Graduate School–Camden provides administrative support for the Graduate School–Camden, processes graduate academic approvals/forms, administers graduate student conference travel and grants, assists with distribution of scholarship finding and Teaching Assistant/Graduate Assistant contracts; assists with graduation eligibility verification, and manages the graduate catalog and website content updates. This position also serves as support for the tenure and promotion process; as well as research.

 

Amy Liberi

Amy Liberi

Assistant Dean
Email: aliberi@camden.rutgers.edu
Phone: (856) 225-6149 or (856) 225-2765
Website: https://graduateschool.camden.rutgers.edu

The assistant dean III is responsible for graduate student development throughout the student lifecycle. This includes planning Graduate Student Orientation, organizing workshops and networking events, coordinating the Graduate Student Advisory Council, working with campus partners to implement professional development opportunities, and supervising the Graduate Student Writing Assistant. In addition, she organizes the Celebration of Graduate Student Research and Creative activities and the Arts and Sciences Annual Faculty Research Fellow Lecture. She is also responsible for verifying graduation eligibility including thesis and dissertation formatting approval and plans the Faculty of Arts and Sciences and Graduate School commencement ceremonies.

 

Julie Roncinske

Assistant Dean
Email: jstrasse@camden.rutgers.edu 
Phone: (856) 225-2953
Website: https://fas.camden.rutgers.edu/web-office/

The assistant dean III leads the FASC Office of Web, New Media, and Design, which provides leadership, coordination, and support to the FASC in online communication via websites and social media, graphic design in print and web, photography, videography, on-campus event advertising, and other online resources. Her main focus is on social media. In addition, the special programs and initiatives coordinator organizes special events such as the Celebration of Undergraduate Research and Creative Activity (CURCA), FASC Honors Convocation, FASC New Faculty Orientation, FASC New Faculty Connections. She also coordinates undergraduate research grants; provides administrative support for the FASC Academic Integrity Policy; and maintains the FASC Sakai site.

 


Business and Accounting Services


Nicole GillespieNicole Gillespie

Business Specialist
Email:
Phone:

The business specialist for FASC is responsible for a broad range of business and administrative activities including fiscal management, budget development, accounting, financial reporting and analyses. The business specialist supports financial planning and administration for multiple departments, programs, and initiatives and is responsible for developing financial models, preparing analyses and annual budgets, and monitoring operating funds to support financial operations and strategic planning efforts. Among other duties, the business specialist assists the business manager in achieving financial objectives and reporting goals. 

 

Rosa Rivera

Rosa Rivera

Director of Finance and Administration
Email: rosarive@camden.rutgers.edu
Phone: (856) 225-6100

The director of finance and administration for FASC oversees the budget for the entire unit and the smaller centers and units for which it is responsible. She also oversees process for personnel, purchasing and payroll including management of hiring, terminations, reappointments, promotions and merit increase related to multiple bargaining units.  Works closely with grants and contract accounting and faculty for adherence to budget and timely submission of reports to the funding agency. 

 

Mary Anne SevilleMary Anne Seville

Business Specialist
Email: mseville@camden.rutgers.edu
Phone: (856) 225-6486

The business specialist for FASC is responsible for a broad range of business and administrative activities including fiscal management, budget development, accounting, financial reporting and analyses. The business specialist supports financial planning and administration for multiple departments, programs, and initiatives and is responsible for developing financial models, preparing analyses and annual budgets, and monitoring operating funds to support financial operations and strategic planning efforts. Among other duties, the business specialist assists the business manager in achieving financial objectives and reporting goals. 

 

Louise Waters

Principal Accounting Assistant
Email: louisew@camden.rutgers.edu 
Phone: (856) 225-6096

The principal accounting assistant reports to the business manager and is responsible for expediting purchase orders, reimbursements, and travel advances; managing expenditures charged to departmental and supplemental accounts as well as to start up funds; responding to queries about payroll; and supporting the work of the dean’s office, especially regarding financial matters.

 


Web Services


Kate Blair Rutgers Web Designer

Kate Blair

Web Designer
Email: kate.blair@camden.rutgers.edu 
Phone: (856) 225-6951
Website: https://fas.camden.rutgers.edu/web-office/

The web designer is part of the FASC Office of Web, New Media, and Design, which provides leadership, coordination, and support to the FASC in online communication via websites and social media, graphic design in print and web, photography, videography, on-campus event advertising, and other online resources.  The web designer designs and updates the FASC website, including department and individual sites; trains faculty and staff to use tools such as WordPress; and assists with the coordination and development of FASC media and promotional efforts.

 


Administrative Coordination


Andrea Ohrenich

Administrative Coordinator to the Dean for FASC
Email: ango@camden.rutgers.edu 
Phone: (856) 225-2969

The administrative coordinator to the FASC dean. Maintains and coordinates the dean’s calendar; coordinates faculty and staff employment issues for FASC; provides support services for the dean and dean’s office. Serves as the primary support for appointment and tenure and promotion processes for FASC along with Ms. Bethany Lawton.

 

Maria BuckleyMaria Buckley

Administrative Coordinator for the Associate Deans for FASC
Email: maria.buckley@rutgers.edu
Phone: (856) 225-6515

The administrative coordinator for the associate deans for FASC prepares contracts for and maintains files regarding PTLs; provides support services for the associate deans and dean’s office; and serves as the contact person between students and the associate deans’ offices

 


Administrative Staff


Pennie Prete

Administrative Staff (part-time)
Email: prete@camden.rutgers.edu
Phone: (856) 225-6097

The administrative staff assists the business manager and principle accounting assistant.