Associate Dean, School of Engineering & Applied Science
September 2010 — Present
Assume full responsibility in handling the recruitment, admission, retention, and general aspects of academic life for graduate students in six Engineering departments. Render assistance to faculty in understanding student development, facilitating postdoctoral researcher training, and addressing diversity related issues. Provide counsel to graduate administrators in Engineering departments. Offer counseling and guidance to graduate students in dealing with academic, career, and personal issues. Establish and nurture strong working relationships with Career Services, Alumni, and Academic departments to boost the number and range of career opportunities for graduate students. Carry out the collection and proper maintenance of all pertinent data characterizing the graduate student body.