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Office of the Dean

The Office of the Dean of Arts and Sciences Faculty works closely with the Offices of the Dean of the Colleges and Schools that jointly offer Arts and Sciences to Fordham students. The Dean of Faculty reports to the Provost of Fordham University.

The Office of the Dean exists to support the Faculty of Arts and Sciences. It is charged to promote excellence in the faculty in teaching, research, and service. The Dean has administrative responsibility for all matters of faculty status, including faculty appointment, reappointment, promotion, tenure, salaries, and leaves in accordance with the University Statutes. With the other Arts and Sciences Deans, the Dean of Faculty coordinates new program approval, departmental and program reviews, strategic planning, and outcomes assessment policies and programs in Arts and Sciences. The Dean of Faculty is also Chair of the Arts and Sciences Council and the Council of Arts and Sciences Deans.