Carnegie Mellon University

College Council

All academic policy decisions for the Dietrich College are made by the College Council, which is made up of the dean, associate deans, department heads and three student representatives: one graduate student and two undergraduate.

Members of College Council:

  • Linda Babcock, Head of the Department of Social and Decision Sciences
  • Sharon Carver, Associate Dean for Educational Affairs
  • David Danks, Head of the Department of Philosophy
  • Joseph E. Devine, Associate Dean for Undergraduate Studies
  • Chris Genovese, Head of the Department of Statistics
  • Donna Harsch, Head of the Department of History
  • Jennifer Keating, Assistant Dean for Educational Initiatives
  • Tristan Lockwood, Undergraduate Student Representative, Department of Social & Decision Sciences
  • Gwen Luvara, Undergraduate Student Representative, Department of History
  • Joseph Mertz, Interim Director of the Information Systems Program
  • Avigail Oren, Graduate Student Representative, Department of History
  • Susan Polansky, Head of the Department of Modern Languages
  • Andreea Deciu Ritivoi,Head of the Department of English
  • Richard Scheines, Dean of the Dietrich College
  • Barbara Shinn-Cunningham, CMU Co-Director of the Center for the Neural Basis of Cognition
  • Chris Sleet, Professor of Economics
  • Michael Tarr, Head of the Department of Psychology
  • Ana Maria Ulloa, Assistant Dean and Director of the Academic Advisory Center