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

NameTitle/OfficeAssistant/Phone
S. David Wu, PhDProvost and Executive Vice President Amber Hannush
703-993-8776
Michelle Marks, PhDVice Provost for Academic AffairsJennifer Parker
703-993-8705
David Burge, MSVice President for Enrollment ManagementSandra Beckett
703-993-6062
Solon Simmons, PhDVice President for Global StrategySetarra Kennedy
703-993-9630
Vacant Vice President for ResearchJocelyn Hanly
703-993-2268
Rose Pascarell, MAVice President for University LifeLaura Bell
703-993-8760
Renate Guilford, MPAAssociate Provost for Academic AdministrationDiane Jordan
703-993-8767
Kimberly Eby, PhDAssociate Provost for Faculty Development and Director, Center for Teaching ExcellenceAshleen Gayda
703-993-8652
Cody Edwards, PhDAssociate Provost for Graduate EducationSusan Woodruff
703-993-5287
Kris Smith, PhDAssociate Provost for Institutional Research and ReportingSamantha McCullough
703-993-8839
Steven K. Lee, PhDPresident, Mason Korea
Janette Muir, PhDAssociate Provost for Undergraduate EducationHermione Pickett
703-993-5287
Mike Laskofski, MBAAssociate Vice President of Research Operations (Office of Sponsored Programs)Heather Aleknavage
703-993-2295 (calendar)
703-993-4573

Pam Patterson, MSAssociate Vice President and Dean of StudentsKatherine Aghamiri
703-993-8907
John Zenelis, MLSDean of the Libraries and University LibrarianDebra Hogan
703-993-2491
Claudia Rector, PhDAssistant Provost for Academic Affairs

Diane Jordan
703-993-8767

Jana Hurley, MAAssistant Vice President, University LifeKatherine Aghamiri
703-993-8907
Bradley DawsonExecutive Director, Executive and Professional Education (703) 993-2114
Stephen Nodine, PhDDirector, Distance EducationSandra Price
703-993-8978
Stephanie Hazel, PhDActing Director, Office of Institutional AssessmentKaren Manley
703-993-8834
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