Dean's Staff

Christopher Celenza, Dean of Georgetown College. 108 White-Gravenor

Faculty Affairs

  • David Edelstein, Vice Dean of Faculty; Associate Professor, Department of Government
  • Deborah Phillips, Vice Dean of Faculty; Professor, Department of Psychology
  • Elena Silva, Vice Dean of Graduate Affairs and Diversity and Inclusion; Professor, Department of Biology

Undergraduate Affairs

Academic Advising

First-Years and Sophomores: 303 Bunn Intercultural Center, 202-687-6045

  • Marlene Canlas, Associate Dean: First-year and sophomore students
  • Thomas Chiarolanzio, Senior Associate Dean: First-year and sophomore students
  • Erin Force, Associate Dean: First-year and sophomore students
  • Hall (Tad) Howard, Associate Dean: First-year and sophomore students
  • Sarah Lim, Academic Counselor 
  • Stefan Zimmers, Assistant Dean: First-year and sophomore students
  • TBA, Academic Counselor

Juniors and Seniors: 108 White-Gravenor, 202-687-4043

  • Bernard Cook, Associate Dean
    Advises American musical culture, American studies, art, art history, English, interdisciplinary studies, medieval studies, and theater & performance studies majors
  • Javier Jiménez, Assistant Dean
    Advises comparative literature, history, psychology, and language majors

  • Sue Lorenson, Vice Dean for Undergraduate Education
    Advises linguistics majors
  • Ed Meyertholen, Assistant Dean and Director of Pre-Health Programs
    Advises science majors (including computer science)
  • Keshia Woods, Associate Dean
    Advises African American studies, anthropology, justice and peace studies, philosophy, political economy, sociology, and women's and gender studies majors
  • TBA, Academic Counselor
    Advises government majors

Administrative Staff

Budget, Finance, and Operations


Development and Alumni Relations