Durand, Alain-Philippe
Dorrance Dean, College of Humanities
(520) 621-9294
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Alain-Philippe Durand is Dorrance Dean of the College of Humanities, Professor of French, Honors College Distinguished Fellow, and affiliated faculty in Africana Studies, Latin American Studies and LGBT Studies at the University of Arizona. His research interests include French and Brazilian literatures, French Cinema, Hip-Hop, and the promotion of the Humanities disciplines in the professions. He is the author and editor of four books: Black, Blanc, Beur. Rap Music and Hip-Hop Culture in the Francophone World; A Techno World. New Electronic Spaces in the French Novel of the 1980s and 1990s; Novels of the Contemporary Extreme, and Frédéric Beigbeder and his doubles. The French Government awarded Durand the Palmes Académiques. The French publication France-Amérique named him among its list of fifty French talents living in the United States.

Dean's Office

Jones, Kimberly A
Vice Dean, Academic Affairs-College of Humanities
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McAllister, Kenneth S
Associate Dean, Research / Program Innovation
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Bourget, Carine
Director of Special Projects
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Hastings, Marcus Paul
Administrative Assistant
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Robbins, Erin Dau
Manager, Academic and Faculty Affairs
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Omari, Mike
Dean's Office Student Assistant
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Ramirez, Sophia C
Student Group B
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Business Team

Alexander, Toni L
Assistant Dean, Business-Finance
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Edmiston, Richard
Director, Business and Finance
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Olson, Natalie Elaine
Business Manager
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Bresler, David L
IT Procurement & Finance Assistant
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Le, Thao
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Murphy, Michele B
Director, Development-College of Humanities
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Hoffacker, William
Administrative Assistant
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Marketing and Alumni Relations

Hunt, Amanda Louise
Director, Marketing and Alumni Relations
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Finfrock, Jenna A
Manager, Alumni and Donor Affairs
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Mehr, Nathan J
Manager, Digital Marketing
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Doggett, Michelle L
Graphic Designer, Senior
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Hill, TJ
Events Coordinator
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Murray, Melody R
Soulliard, Elizabeth Ann
Marketing Specialist Associate
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Swedlund, Eric Lee
Senior Writer, College of Humanities
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Computing Services

Rossmann, Bart J
Director, Instructional and Research Computing
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Bourgeois, Yvonne R
Web Services Manager / Operations Coordinator
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Bessick, Benjamin J
IT Architect
Draper, Jessica Faye
Web Site Designer/Developer
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Erickson, Theah L
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Leyton, Katherine
Senior Editor, Digital Content
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Lu, Kevin
IT Systems Analyst
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McCune, E Cruiser
Application Developer
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Quintero, Patrick E
Systems Administrator
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Advising and Recruitment

Duran, Lynette A
Director - Academic Advising
Gonzales, Daniel J
Director, Advising - Bachelor of General Studies
Rodriguez, Karina M
Director, Recruitment
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Webb, Jeremiah A
Specialist, Student Success and Retention
Embacher, Joseph M
Senior Academic Advisor I
Harris, Akira P
Academic Advisor I
Perez, Vanessa A
Academic Advisor II
Royal, Devyn
Academic Advisor II
Valenzuela, Vanessa
Academic Advisor I
Whittaker, Emma
Academic Advisor I

Department Heads

Karen Seat, School of International Languages, Literatures, and Cultures

Praise Zenenga, Africana Studies

Albert Welter, East Asian Studies

Carine Bourget, French and Italian

Barbara Kosta, German Studies

Judd Ruggill, Public and Applied Humanities

Karen Seat, Religious Studies and Classics

John Leafgren, Russian and Slavic Studies

Santa Arias, Spanish and Portuguese

Center and Program Directors

Jiang Wu, Center for Buddhist Studies

Bryan Carter, Center for Digital Humanities

Beatrice Dupuy, Chantelle Warner, Center for Educational Resources in Culture, Languages, and Literacy

Robert Cote, Center for English as a Second Language

Sonia Colina, National Center for Interpretation

Tyler Meier, Poetry Center

Jieun Ryu, Critical Languages Program

Malcolm Compitello, Humanities Seminar Program

Andrea Holm, Writing Skills Improvement Program