Dean

Frank Laferla

Frank M. LaFerla, PhD

Dean and Chancellor’s Professor
UCI School of Biological Sciences

email icon laferla@uci.edu

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Associate Deans

R. Michael Mulligan, PhD Associate Dean of Graduate Education

Brandon Gaut, PhD Associate Dean of Research and Innovation

Raju Metherate, PhD Associate Dean of Undergraduate Education

Karina Cramer, PhD Associate Dean for Academic Personnel

Michael Yassa, PhD ASSOCIATE DEAN OF DIVERSITY, EQUITY AND INCLUSION

Department Chairs

Marcelo Wood, PhD School of Biological Sciences Chair of Neurobiology and Behavior

Kavita Arora, PhD Chair of Developmental and Cell Biology

Celia Goulding, PhD School of Biological Sciences Chair of Molecular Biology and Biochemistry

James Hicks, PhD School of Biological Sciences Chair of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Department Vice Chairs

Kim Green, PhD Vice Chair of Neurobiology and Behavior

Catherine Loudon, PhD Vice Chair of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Melissa Lodoen, PhD Vice Chair of Molecular Biology and Biochemistry

Michael Green, PhD VICE CHAIR OF MOLECULAR BIOLOGY AND BIOCHEMISTRY

Lee Bardwell, PhD Vice Chair of Developmental and Cell Biology

 

Dean’s Office

Benedicte Shipley Assistant Dean

Robyn Martinelli Senior Director of Development

Aimee Edinger, PhD, VMD Equity Advisor

Hung Fan, PhD Awards and Honors Advisor

Andrew DiNuzzo Senior Director of Development

Shannon Ingram Marketing and Communications Director

Randy Bautista, PhD Principal Institutional Research Analyst

Rahasson Ager, PhD Principal Communications Officer

Regina Castleman Marketing and Communications Manager