Dean's Office

Paul Robbins
Dean, Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies
Room 122F Science Hall
Phone: (608) 265-5296

Shelly Strom
Assistant to Paul Robbins
Room 88 Science Hall
Phone: (608) 890-2600
Scheduling and administrative support for Dean Paul Robbins

Academic Programs
Anna Gade
Associate Dean for Research and Education
Room 70 Science Hall
Phone: (608) 263-5839
Academic Programs and Certificates, Course Proposals/Cross-Lists, Faculty Tenure/Post-Tenure Review

Administration/Business Services
Colleen Godfriaux
Assistant Dean for Administration
Room 122D Science Hall
Phone: (608) 262-6435
Adminstrative Services, Budget, Research and Sponsored Programs, Human Resources, Space Management, Liaison to Nelson Institute Academic Planning Council, Governance, and Executive Committees

Advancement/Donor, Alumni & External Relations and Engagement
Ann Swenson
Assistant Dean for Advancement
Room 122C Science Hall
Phone: (608) 262-9864
Gift Fund Management and Administration, Liaison to UW Foundation, Liaison to Office of Business Engagement, Liaison to Nelson Institute Board of Visitors

Strategic Communications
Diane Stojanovich
Assistant Dean for Communications
Room 30B Science Hall
Phone: (608) 263-3063
Communications management, web coordination, digital presence, social media, media relations, editorial and graphic design support services, In Common magazine, The Commons e-newsletter, Liaison to University Communication, Liaison to University Relations, Liaison to University Marketing

Special Director’s Office Initiatives

UniverCity Alliance/UniverCity Year
Kelly Conforti Rupp
Program Manager
Room 82 Science Hall
Phone: (608) 890-0330

UW_Native Nations Partnerships
Jessie Conaway
Faculty Associate for Native Nations Partnerships
Room 70 Science Hall
(608) 265-6712