New Appointments

Effective Date

October 1, 2019: 

Justus Nieland: Chair of the Department of English

August 16, 2019: 

Salah D. Hassan: Interim DIrector of Global Studies in the Arts & Humanities (GSAH)
Nicola Imbracsio: Assistant Director of Assessment

August 1, 2019:

Kiersten F. “KF” Latham: Director of the Arts and Cultural Management and Museum Studies Program

July 1, 2019:

Cara Cilano: Associate Dean for Undergraduate Education for the College of Arts & Letters
Kristie Dotson: Interim Chair of the African American and African Studies Program
Ellen Moll: Assistant Director of Integrative Studies in the Arts & Humanities

November 5, 2018:

Yen-Hwei Lin: Acting Interim Chair of the Department of Linguistics & Germanic, Slavic, Asian and African Languages 

August 16, 2018:

Dustin De Felice: Director of the English Language Center (ELC)
Felix Kronenberg: Director of the Center for Language Teaching Advancement (CeLTA)
Jacqueline Rhodes: Interim Chair of the Department of Writing, Rhetoric, and American Cultures
Karin Zitzewitz: Interim Chair of the Department of Art, Art History, and Design

August 15, 2018:

Jason Merrill: Extension as Interim Chair of the Department of Linguistics & Germanic, Slavic, Asian and African Languages

August 1, 2018:

Anthony Grubbs: Interim Chair of the Department of Romance and Classical Studies

November 6, 2017:

Deborah Feltz: Interim Chair of the Department of Art, Art History, and Design

October 23, 2017:

Stephanie Vasko: Mangaging Director of the MSU Center for Interdisciplinarity

September 25, 2017:

Shawn Loewen: Interim Director of Second Language Studies

August 16, 2017:

Kathleen Fitzpatrick: Director of Digital Humanities
Bill Hart-Davidson: Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Education
Jason Merrill: Interim Chair of the Department of Linguistics & Germanic, Slavic, Asian and African Languages
Michael O'Rourke: Interim Director of the MSU Center for Interdisciplinarity ​​
Rocío Quispe-Agnoli: Interim Co-Chair of the Department of Romance and Classical Studies
Jacqueline Rhodes: Director of the Consortium for Critical Diversity in a Digital Age Research (CEDAR)

January 1, 2017:

Sonja Fritzsche: Associate Dean for Faculty and Administration

August 16, 2016:

Sheila Contreras: Associate Dean for Undergraduate Education, Diversity, and Inclusion
Dustin De Felice: Director of the MAFLT Program
Stephen Rachman: Interim Director of Digital Humanities
Amy Simon: William and Audrey Farber Family Chair in Holocaust Studies and European Jewish History

July 1, 2016:

Cara Cilano: Chair of the Department of English
Sandra Logan: Director of the College of Arts & Letters Citizen Scholars Program

January 2, 2016:

Glenn A. Chambers, Jr.: Director of the African and African American Studies Program
Amy DeRogatis: Faculty Excellence Advocate 
Malea Powell: Chair of the Department of Writing, Rhetoric, and American Cultures

August 16, 2015:

Kristie Dotson: Responsible Administrator for the African American and African Studies Program
Bruce Mackh: Director of Arts & Cultural Management 
Dylan Miner: Director of American Indian Studies Program
Sean Pue: Director of Digital Humanities

August 1, 2015:

Sonja Fritzsche: Chair of the Department of Linguistics and Germanic, Slaivc, Asian and African Languages

May 16, 2015:

Doug Noverr: Interim Chair of the Department of Romance and Classical Studies