Carnegie Mellon University

CEE Student and Alumni Services

Director of Undergraduate Programs

Andrea Francioni Rooney

Responsibilities: Undergraduate program information, compliance, and student advising; study abroad; undergraduate travel; Chi Epsilon and ASCE Student Chapter

Email
412-268-9723

 

Director of Graduate Programs

David Vey

Responsibilities: PhD program liaison and compliance for current students; advisor, office, and TA assignments, CEE graduate student orientation; research assistantships, and scholarship processing, EWRI, GSA, and GSAC


Email
412-268-2292

Manager of Master’s Program

Melissa Ritchie

Responsibility: Graduate program admissions; master's program liaison for current students; master's program compliance; CEE open house; CEE graduate student orientation; integrated BS/MS program

Email

Alumni Relations & Events Manager

Heather Cain

Responsibilities: Alumni events and information, department and special events; campus parking passes; room reservations (CEE spaces)

Email
412-268-3192

 

Business Office

Director of Finance and Operations

Cathy Schaefer

Responsibilities: Overall department finance and operations; Staff and student employment; visiting scholars.

Email
412-268-4912


Project Coordinator for the Office of the CEE Department Head

Randi Senchur

Responsibilities: Administrative support for CEE Department Head; Reappointment, Promotion, and Tenure packages; Administrative support for CEE faculty searches; CEE Department Seminar planning and coordination 

Email
412-268-1071

Purchasing Manager/Business Support

Cornelia Moore

Responsibilities: Purchasing: laboratory, office supplies, and computing; contracts; travel and business expense reimbursement; conference registration; shipping; monthly financial reports

Email
412-268-3607

Research and Finance Manager

Beth Hockenberry

Manages federal and non-federal research grants, contracts, and subcontracts; student and faculty research effort reporting; reviews research proposals 

Email
412-268-5049

 

Director of Communications 

Mireille Mobley

Responsibilities: Website and social media; promotional materials; event communication and promotion 

Email
412-268-8111

 

Department Facilities

Director of CEE Facilities 

Ron Ripper

Responsibilities: Managing CEE Laboratory facilities; card access; lockouts during business hours

Email
412-268-3819

 

CEE Facilities & Lab Engineer

Brian Belowich

Responsibilities: Course facilitation and support for CEE lectures and laboratories

Email
412-268-5798