L&S Administration

Updates to this directory should be sent to info@ls.wisc.edu. Didn't find what you're looking for? Phone: 608-263-2303, or email info@ls.wisc.edu

Our address: 
Room 105 South Hall
1055 Bascom Mall
University of Wisconsin–Madison
Madison, WI 53706


Campus Address: 105 South Hall
Phone: (608) 263-2303 | Fax: (608) 265-3564

John Karl Scholz, Dean
Email: karl.scholz@wisc.edu

Eric Wilcots, Deputy Dean, Associate Dean for Research Services
Email: eric.wilcots@wisc.edu
Phone: (608) 263-7221
Office: 105C South Hall

James Montgomery, Associate Dean for Fiscal Initiatives
Email: james.montgomery@wisc.edu
Office: 105D South Hall
Phone: (608) 263-9540

Jennifer Noyes, Associate Dean for Operations and Staff
Phone: (608) 890-0740
Email: jennifer.noyes@wisc.edu
Office: 105A South Hall

Lori DeMeuse, Assistant to the Dean
Email: lori.demeuse@wisc.edu
Phone: 608-265-6351
Office 105E South Hall

Academic Affairs & Administration

Note: Students looking for information on advising, careers services, and other student-focused programs should see Student Academic Affairs.

Academic Associate Deans
Campus Address:
 301 South Hall
Phone: (608) 263-7221
Fax: (608) 265-3565

Greg Downey, Associate Dean for Social Sciences
Email: greg.downey@wisc.edu

Gloria Marí-Beffa, Associate Dean for Natural and Physical Sciences
Email: maribeff@math.wisc.edu

Susan Zaeske, Associate Dean for Arts and Humanities
Email: susan.zaeske@wisc.edu 

Christopher Bruhn, Assistant Dean for Facilities and Space Assignments
Phone: (608) 263-0300
Email: chris.bruhn@wisc.edu
Office: 308 South Hall

Elaine Klein, Associate Dean for Academic Planning
Phone: (608) 265-8484
Email: elaine.klein@wisc.edu
Office: 307 South Hall

Lisa Tew, Assistant to the Associate Deans
Phone: (608) 263-7221
Email: lisa.tew@wisc.edu
Office: 301 South Hall

Strategic Communications & Advancement

Denise Hickey, Assistant Dean of Strategic Communications and Advancement
Phone: (608) 890-1153
Email: denise.hickey@wisc.edu
Office: 403 South Hall

Mary Ellen Gabriel, Director of Communications
Phone: (608) 890-0931
Email: maryellen.gabriel@wisc.edu
Office: 405 South Hall

Aimee Furrie, Department Relations Specialist
Phone: (608) 265-6757
Email: aimee.furrie@wisc.edu
Office: 404 South Hall

Alissa Karnaky, Alumni and Donor Engagement Specialist
Phone: (608) 890-0087
Email: karnaky@wisc.edu
Office: 409 South Hall

Katie Vaughn, Senior University Relations Specialist
Phone: (608) 890-1220
Email: katie.vaughn@wisc.edu
Office: 401 South Hall

More information about the Office of Strategic Communications & Advancement.

Budget, Finance & Business Services

L&S Budget & Finance Office

Anne Gunther, Associate Dean for Budget-Finance, Budget Planning and Analysis
Phone: (608) 263-2347
Email: anne.gunther@wisc.edu
Office: 201 South Hall

Benjamin Ball, Post-Award Senior Accountant, UW Foundation, UW System Trust
Phone: (608) 265-1170
Email: ben.ball@wisc.edu
Office: 201D South Hall

James Hovland, Accountant
Phone: (608) 263-6268; (608) 263-7221
Email: james.hovland@wisc.edu
Office: 201C South Hall

Mary Machaj, Accountant
Phone: (608) 263-2316
Email: mary.machaj@wisc.edu
Office: 408 South Hall

Kesha Weber, Financial Specialist Senior
Phone: (608) 263-2323
Email: kesha.weber@wisc.edu
Office: 208C South Hall

L&S Business Office

Mail Deliveries: 102 South Hall  

Mehdi Rezai, Assistant Dean for Business Services
Phone: (608) 263-2317
Email: mehdi.rezai@wisc.edu
Office: 309 South Hall   

Chad Boettcher, Senior Accountant
Phone: (608) 265-8480
Email:  chad.boettcher@wisc.edu
Office: 306 South Hall  

Michelle Massen, Senior Accountant
Phone: (608) 263-2300
Email:  michelle.massen@wisc.edu
Office: 305 South Hall  

Matthew McLimans, Accountant
Phone: (608) 263-2324
Email: mmclimans@wisc.edu
Office: 306 South Hall

Sheila Sugden, Accountant
Phone: (608) 890-0375
Email: sheila.sugden@wisc.edu
Office: 305 South Hall 

Vicki Sekel, Financial Specialist Senior
Phone: (608) 263-7593
Email: vicki.sekel@wisc.edu
Office: 310 South Hall 

More information about the L&S Business Offices & Resources.


(Career Initiative & Career Services)

SuccessWorks Office
711 State Street, Suite 300
Madison, WI 53706

Email: successworks@ls.wisc.edu
Phone: 608-262-3921
Website: https://careers.ls.wisc.edu/

Rebekah Pryor Paré, Executive Director and Associate Dean, SuccessWorks
Phone: (608) 262-2778
Email: rebekah.pare@wisc.edu

See all SuccessWorks staff: SuccessWorks Directory

First-Year Interest Groups (FIGs) Program

Nathan Phelps, Assistant Dean
Phone: (608) 263-6504
Email: nathan.phelps@wisc.edu
Office: 14 Ingraham Hall

Kari Fernholz, FIGs Coordinator
Phone: (608) 262-7375
Email: kari.fernholz@wisc.edu
Office: 14 Ingraham Hall

FIGs Program website

L&S Honors Program

Campus Address
Washburn Observatory
1401 Observatory Drive
Madison, WI 53706

Sabine Gross, Chair of L&S Faculty Honors Committee and Professor of German
Phone: (608) 262-2984
Email: honors@honors.ls.wisc.edu

L&S Honors Program Website


Nathan Phelps, Assistant Dean
Phone: (608) 263-6504
Email: nathan.phelps@wisc.edu
Office: 14 Ingraham Hall

Meredith Beck Mink
Phone: (608) 890-4556
Email: mmink@wisc.edu
Office: 14 Ingraham Hall

Constellations Website

Human Resources & Payroll

FAX: 608-263-9601

Cheryl Adams Kadera, HR Director
Phone: (608) 263-2315
Email: cheryl.adamskadera@wisc.edu
Office: 209 South Hall

Alisha Arnold, HR Manager
Phone: 608-263-2321
Email: alisha.arnold@wisc.edu
Office: 207 South Hall

Brian Bubenzer, Assistant Dean for Graduate Student Administration
Phone: (608) 265-0603
Email: brian.bubenzer@wisc.edu
Office: 307B South Hall

Marcy Doelp, HR Specialist
Phone: (608) 265-9813
Email: marcy.doelp@wisc.edu
Office: 212C South Hall

Joe Farrenkopf, HR Representative
Phone: 608-262-1556
Email: joseph.farrenkopf@wisc.edu
Office: 212D South Hall

ChoonYee Ho-Jonas, Payroll Director
Phone: 608-263-2314
Email: choonyee.hojonas@wisc.edu
Office: 206 South Hall

Sue Hook, HR Manager
Phone: 608-263-4964
Email: sue.hook@wisc.edu
Office: 205 South Hall

Stella Knowles, HR Representative
Phone: (608) 262-9966
Email: stella.knowles@wisc.edu
Office: 415 South Hall

Cassie Kuen, HR Representative
Phone: (608) 265-0561 
Email: cassandra.kuen@wisc.edu 
Office: 415 South Hall

Dan Lawrence, HR Assistant
Phone: 608-262-8749
Email: daniel.lawrence@wisc.edu
Office: 108 South Hall

Amanda Mahr, Short Term Instructional Staff
Phone: 608-263-8873
Fax: 608-265-3565
Email: amanda.mahr@wisc.edu
Office: 307 South Hall

Lynn Malone, HR Representative
Phone: 608-262-9339
Email: lynn.malone@wisc.edu
Office: 208C South Hall

Michelle McCrumb, HR Assistant Advanced
Phone: (608) 263-2305
Email: michelle.mccrumb@wisc.edu
Office: 212C South Hall

Annie Powers, HR Representative
Phone: 608-262-1197
Email: annie.powers@wisc.edu
Office: 212B South Hall

Rosann Schnell, HR Assistant
Phone: (608) 890-4201
Email: rmschnell@wisc.edu
Office: 212A South Hall

Valerie Timler, HR Assistant Advanced
Phone: (608) 263-2306
Email: vtimler@wisc.edu
Office: 212A South Hall

Ben Weisse, HR Manager, Faculty
Phone: (608) 890-3494
Email: ben.weisse@wisc.edu
Office: 108 South Hall

Daun Wheeler, HR Manager
Phone: 608-263-2591
Email: daun.wheeler@wisc.edu
Office: 203 South Hall

Mindi Wilkinson, HR Assistant Advanced
Phone: (608) 890-3098
Email: mindi.wilkinson@wisc.edu
Office: 208A South Hall

Information Technology

Desktop computing support for L&S Administration and L&S Student Academic Affairs is provided under contract with DoIT.

DoIT Help Desk
Phone: 608-264-4357 (4-HELP) – then press Option 5 to be immediately transferred to Level 2 support
Email: support@doit.wisc.edu
Web: http://helpdesk.wisc.edu/
Chat: http://helpdesk.wisc.edu/chat

Questions about this or other IT services can be directed to:

Lisa Jansen, L&S Associate Director
Phone: (608) 262-1126
Email: eajansen@wisc.edu
Office: 207 Van Hise

Learning Support Services (LSS)

Phone: (608) 262-1408
Fax: (608) 262-7579
Email: lssinfo@lss.wisc.edu

Lisa Jansen, Associate Director
Phone: (608) 262-1126
Email: eajansen@wisc.edu
Office: 287 Van Hise Hall

A full LSS staff listing can be found on the LSS Website.

Research Services & Policy

Fax: (608) 265-3565

Eric Wilcots, Associate Dean for Research Services
Phone: (608) 263-7221
Email: eric.wilcots@wisc.edu
Office: 105 South Hall

Research Administration: Grants

Kelly Mallon, Senior Administrative Program Specialist, Pre-Award
Phone: (608) 890-3044
Email: kelly.mallon@wisc.edu
Office: 411 South Hall

Sheila Hayden, Research Administrator, Pre-Award
Phone: 608-265-9655
Email: sheila.hayden@wisc.edu
Office: 411 South Hall

College of Letters & Science Animal Research Program

Kurt Stephenson, Director
Phone: (608) 265-6706
Email: kurt.stephenson@wisc.edu
Office: 307 South Hall

Technology Transfer

Rebecca Dunn, Technology Transfer
Phone: (608) 265-8287
Email: rebecca.dunn@wisc.edu
Office: 309 South Hall

More information about L&S Research Services

Student Academic Affairs

Campus Address:
110 Ingraham Hall
1155 Observatory Drive
Madison, WI 53706-1319

Phone: (608) 262-0617
Email: lsdeans@saa.ls.wisc.edu

SAA: Website: saa.ls.wisc.edu
Advising Services Website: http://advising.ls.wisc.edu/
Undergraduate Dean's Services Website: https://saa.ls.wisc.edu/office... 

Cal Bergman, Associate Dean for Student Academic Affairs
Phone:  (608) 262-6545
Email: cal.bergman@wisc.edu
Office: 420B South Hall

Christopher Lee, Assistant Dean/Director, Undergraduate Academic Deans' Services
Phone: (608) 262-0617
Email: christopher.lee@wisc.edu
Office: 110 Ingraham Hall

Liane Kosaki, Assistant Dean/Director, Academic Advising Services
Phone: (608) 262-5858
Email: liane.kosaki@wisc.edu
Office: 101 Ingraham Hall

Michael Pflieger, Assistant Dean/Director, Academic Information Management
Phone: (608) 262-2007
Email: mjpflieger@wisc.edu
Office: 13 Ingraham Hall

Alison Rice, Undergraduate Scholarships Officer
Phone: (608) 262-2941
Email: alison.rice@wisc.edu
Office: 420A South Hall

Tori Richardson, Assistant Dean/Director, SAA Communications
Phone: (608) 262-0617
Email: tori.richardson@wisc.edu
Office: 110 Ingraham Hall

Amy Sloane, Assistant Dean/Director, Undergraduate Research Scholars
Phone: (608) 265-9726
Email: amy.sloane@wisc.edu
Office: 311 Armory/Gymnasium

DeVon Wilson, Assistant Dean/Director, Center for Academic Excellence
Phone: (608) 263-5068
Email: devon.wilson@wisc.edu
Office: B4 Bascom Hall

More information about Student Academic Affairs: SAA Website

Teaching Assistant, Project Assistant, and Graduate Student Services

Brian Bubenzer, Assistant Dean for Graduate Student Administration
Phone: (608) 265-0603
Email: brian.bubenzer@wisc.edu
Office: 307B South Hall

Tori Thompson Peters, Project Assistant
Phone: (608) 890-3850
Email: adminpa@ls.wisc.edu
Office: 307 South Hall

More information about L&S Teaching Assistant Resources

Teaching & Learning Administration

Campus Address: 307 South Hall
Fax: (608) 265-3565

Joni Brown, Assistant to Teaching & Learning Administration
Phone: (608) 265-0457
Email: joni.brown@wisc.edu
Office: 307 South Hall

Kimbrin Cornelius, Curricular Administrative Specialist
Phone: (608) 890-3827
Email: kimbrin.cornelius@wisc.edu
Office: 307E South Hall

Shirin Malekpour, Associate Dean for Teaching & Learning Administration
Phone: (608) 263-2506
Email: shirin.malekpour@wisc.edu
Office: 301 South Hall

Lisa Tew, Assistant to the Associate Deans
Phone: (608) 263-7221
Email: lisa.tew@wisc.edu
Office: 301 South Hall

Program Review and Assessment

Elaine Klein, Associate Dean for Academic Planning; Program Reviews and Assessment; Director of General Education
Phone: (608) 265-8484
Email: elaine.klein@wisc.edu
Office:  307 South Hall 

Short Term Staffing & Summer Sessions

Amanda Mahr, HR Assistant
Phone: (608) 263-8873
Email: amanda.mahr@wisc.edu
Office: 307 South Hall

Campus Partners at the University of Wisconsin Foundation and Alumni Association (WFAA)

University of Wisconsin Foundation (UWF)
1848 University Avenue
Madison, WI 53726

Phone: (608) 263-4545
FAX: (608) 263-0781
Website: www.supportuw.org

Wisconsin Alumni Association (WAA)
650 N. Lake Street
Madison, WI 53706

Phone: (608) 262-2551
Website: www.uwalumni.com

Steve Kean, Associate Vice President and Managing Director
Phone: (608) 308-5513
Email: steve.kean@supportuw.org

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