Academic Deans

Reporting to Chancellor Edwards, the 12 Rutgers University­–New Brunswick school deans lead their respective units’ strategic planning and direction and have general oversight of their schools’ faculty and administration. The Rutgers Business School Dean co-reports to the Rutgers–Newark Chancellor. 

Wanda BlanchettWanda J. Blanchett, Dean
Graduate School of Education


Francine ConwayFrancine Conway, Dean
Graduate School of Applied & Professional Psychology


Thomas FarrisThomas N. Farris, Dean
School of Engineering


Robert GoodmanRobert M. Goodman, Executive Dean
School of Environmental and Biological Sciences


James HaytonJames Hayton, Dean
School of Management and Labor Relations


James HughesJames W. Hughes, Dean
Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning & Public Policy


Jerome KukorJerome J. Kukor, Dean
Graduate School–New Brunswick


Lei leiLei Lei, Dean
Rutgers Business School–Newark and New Brunswick


Peter MarchPeter March, Executive Dean
School of Arts and Sciences


Cathryn PotterCathryn C. Potter, Dean
School of Social Work


Jonathan PotterJonathan Potter, Dean
School of Communication and Information


George StaufferGeorge B. Stauffer, Dean
Mason Gross School of the Arts