The Blue Folder: Deans of Students Directory

Undergraduate Deans

Contact the Dean-on-Call (rotates between the four individuals below 24/7/365): (646) 872-5355

Cristen Scully Kromm
Dean of Undergraduate Student Life
[email protected] 

Matthew Patashnick
Associate Dean for Student & Family Support
[email protected] 

Tara Hanna
Associate Dean of Undergraduate Student Life & Executive Director of Residential Life
[email protected]

Stephanie King
Assistant Dean for Student Wellness
[email protected]

Marlyn Delva
Dean of Students
Assistant Professor of Epidemiology and Sociomedical Sciences
(212) 854-2881
[email protected]

Amber Griffiths
Associate Dean of Student Affairs and Well-Being
212 854-2881
[email protected]

Graduate Deans (Morningside/Manhattanville)

Danielle Smoller
Associate Dean Academic and Student Affairs
Adjunct Associate Professor
[email protected]
(212) 854-4235


Laila Maher
Dean of Student and Alumni Affairs
[email protected]
(212) 851-0442

Richard Slusarczyk
Associate Dean of Academic and Student Affairs
[email protected] 
(212) 854-8428

Emma Johnson
Assistant Dean of Student Life & Well-Being 
[email protected]
(212) 854-2854


Full-time MBA Students:
Samantha Shapses
Associate Dean and Dean of Student Affairs
[email protected]
(212) 851-7891

Executive MBA (EMBA) Students:
Lorin Killian
Assistant Dean for Executive MBA Students
[email protected]

MS and Ph.D. Students:
Elizabeth Elam
Director of MS and Ph.D. Programs
[email protected]

MA in Climate and Society Students:
Natalie Unwin-Kuruneri
Senior Director of Academic Initiatives
[email protected]
(212) 854-8536

Jenny Mak
Senior Associate Dean of Undergraduate and Graduate Student Affairs
Adjunct Professor of Professional Development and Leadership
(212) 854-0757
[email protected]


Elizabeth Strauss
Assistant Dean of Engineering Student Affairs 
(212) 853-1679
[email protected]


Tsuya Yee
Associate Dean for Student Affairs
[email protected]
(212) 854-5433

John Haskins
Dean of Student Life
[email protected]
(212) 854-4922

Melanie Huff
Senior Associate Dean for Student Life
[email protected]
(917) 834-2571

Andrea Saavedra
Associate Dean, Student and Registration Services
[email protected]

Zelon Crawford
Senior Associate Dean, Student Affairs
[email protected] 
(212) 853-2139

Josh Alexander
Associate Dean of Students
[email protected]

Moira Curtain
Dean of Students
Associate Dean of Student Affairs
[email protected]

Deans (Medical Center - CUIMC)

Jean-Marie E. Alves-Bradford, MD 
Associate Dean for Student Affairs, Support & Services
Associate Professor of Psychiatry, CUMC
[email protected]

Dana Wolf
Senior Associate Dean for Predoctoral Academic and Student Affairs
Associate Professor of Dental Medicine (Periodontics) at the CUMC
[email protected] 
(212) 305-4407

Judy Wolfe
Senior Associate Dean of Student Affairs
[email protected]
(212) 305-5756

Sandra Bernal Garcia
Associate Dean for Student Affairs and Dean of Students
[email protected] 
(917) 951-7738