Who To Call For What-Mechanical Engineering - Carnegie Mellon University

Who to call for what:

Department Points of Contact



Alumni, Event Planning

Emily Winn

Andrew Accounts, ID Cards

Christopher Sickler

Card Access for Mechanical Engineering Spaces

Christopher Sickler

Communications/Media Relations

Lisa Kulick

Conference Room Reservations (SH 203, 205, 206, 224)

Christopher Sickler 

Course Support

Meredith Blobner


Melissa Hyzy, Ed Wojciechowski

General Information, Student Tours

Christopher Sickler 

Undergraduate Students - Last Names A-L

Bonnie Olson 

Undergraduate Students - Last Names M-Z

Eva Mergner

Graduate Programs - ETIM, MS-C, MS-R

Melissa Brown

Graduate Programs - MPD, PhD, MSCDM

Christopher Hertz

Graduate Student Space

Christopher Hertz

HR and Payroll Changes


Christopher Sickler

Lab Food Orders 

Meredith Blobner

Locked out of Office

AM - Christopher Sickler, PM - 

Machine Shop

Jim Dillinger

Mailboxes, Mailings

Christopher Sickler 

Office Supplies

Christopher Sickler 

Proposal Submissions

Rachel Calorie, Melissa Hyzy

Purchasing, Memberships & Dues

Purchasing for classes (students) me-purchasing@andrew.cmu.edu

Seminar Series

Meredith Blobner

Student Payroll

Lynn Schampel


Christopher Sickler

Travel and Reimbursements

Christopher Sickler

Undergraduate Programs

Bonnie Olson, Eva Mergner

Visas, Visitor Support

Kate Tucker, Chris Hertz (student visa only)


Lisa Kulick

Meredith Blobner

Faculty Committee Chairs

  • Petitions regarding degree requirements
  • Concerns regarding graduate courses or programs

Shelley Anna, Chair

Graduate Education Committee

  • Petitions regarding degree requirements
  • Approval of Mech E transfer courses
  • Concerns regarding undergraduate courses or programs

Yoed Rabin, Chair

Undergraduate Education Committee

Kenji Shimada & Satbir Singh

SAE Faculty Advisor

N. Vargas Hernandez

ASME Faculty Advisor

  • Pi Tau Sigma Group

John Malen

Pi Tau Sigma Faculty Advisor

  • MEGSO Group

Venkat Viswanathan, Chris Hertz

MEGSO Faculty Advisor

University Points of Contact

  • CIT general education requirements, exceptions, and course substitutions
  • Change in major or class standing
  • Transfer course credit request form
  • Overloading
  • Late adding or dropping of courses
  • Leaves of absence or return from leave or suspension
Kurt Larsen
Assistant Dean,
110 Scaife
  • Career Counseling
  • Choice of Major
  • Resume review
  • Summer jobs
  • Internships
Lisa Dickter
Career Center

UC Lower Level

  • Study Abroad Opportunites
  • Funding Opportunities
  • Reference Library
Chris Menard, Advisor
Study Abroad Office

301 Warner Hall

  • Research Opportunities for students
Stephanie Wallach
Undergraduate Research Initiative

401 Warner Hall

  • Campus safety
  • Emergency medical transportation
  • Safe walk
  • Campus escort
Campus Police