Organization and Staff

Academic Organization in the University

The Executive Vice President and Provost oversees instruction, research, student affairs, and all of the administrative activities associated with these ventures. The organization chart identifies the top-level divisions in the university’s academic structure.

Senior Staff

S. David Wu, PhDProvost and Executive Vice President Amber Hannush
Michelle Marks, PhDVice Provost for Academic AffairsJennifer Parker
David Burge, MSVice President for Enrollment ManagementSandra Beckett
Solon Simmons, PhDVice President for Global StrategySetarra Kennedy
Vacant Vice President for ResearchJocelyn Hanly
Rose Pascarell, MAVice President for University LifeLaura Bell
Renate Guilford, MPAAssociate Provost for Academic AdministrationDiane Jordan
Kimberly Eby, PhDAssociate Provost for Faculty Development and Director, Center for Teaching ExcellenceAshleen Gayda
Cody Edwards, PhDAssociate Provost for Graduate EducationSusan Woodruff
Kris Smith, PhDAssociate Provost for Institutional Research and ReportingSamantha McCullough
Steven K. Lee, PhDPresident, Mason Korea
Janette Muir, PhDAssociate Provost for Undergraduate EducationHermione Pickett
Mike Laskofski, MBAAssociate Vice President of Research Operations (Office of Sponsored Programs)Heather Aleknavage
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Pam Patterson, DAAssociate Vice President Jessica Adams
John Zenelis, MLSDean of the Libraries and University LibrarianDebra Hogan
Claudia Rector, PhDAssistant Provost for Academic Affairs

Diane Jordan

Jana Hurley, MAAssistant Vice President, University LifeJessica Adams
Bradley DawsonExecutive Director, Executive and Professional Education (703) 993-2114
Stephen Nodine, PhDDirector, Distance EducationSandra Price
Stephanie Hazel, PhDActing Director, Office of Institutional AssessmentKaren Manley
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