The Dean’s Office
- Dean of Academic Affairs : Lisa Colletta
- Director of First Year Program and Coordinator of Special Programs: Jenny Petrucci
- Administrative Assistant: Evelin Di Girolamo
Welcome to the Dean’s Office
The Dean serves as the chief academic officer of the University reporting to the President and exercising the powers and duties of the President during his absence.
The Dean is responsible for all aspects of academic affairs, and establishes a strategy for all the undergraduate programming at AUR. In addition, the Dean has overall responsibility for the University’s processes of outcomes assessment and institutional research and for information technology.
The Dean also plays the lead role in accreditation, serving as liaison with the University’s accrediting and licensing agencies, and works closely with the President and the Chief Financial Officer in strategic and financial planning. The Dean shares with the President, the conduct of the University’s relations with other educational institutions, groups and associations.