Note: Last updated in April 2013
The office receptionist, Sara Skinner, answers the general information line and directs all general inquiries in the office; schedules make-up exams, handles rosters and evaluation forms; and monitors the checkout of maps, slides, transparencies, and overhead projectors.
The graduate secretary is Alexia Bock. She schedules appointments for and assists the Director of Graduate Studies (except for admissions and placement). Her work includes maintenance of student records, field reviews, qualifying exams, advisory committees, AI/grader appointments, and dissertation defenses. She also distributes the AI/CA paychecks each month.
Nick Roberts is the graduate admissions and placement secretary. In addition to coordinating the graduate admissions process, he handles all placement file requests and publishes the monthly placement newsletter. In addition, Blake processes travel paperwork for faculty and graduate students.
Blake Harvey is secretary to the department chair, Professor Peter Guardino. His responsibilities include scheduling appointments for the chair, processing payroll.
Nancy Ashley processes the faculty’s course book orders and reserves classrooms for make-up exams, course review sessions, extra discussions and meetings.
Becky Bryant is the administrative assistant/office manager for the department. She is principal assistant to the chair, oversees the general work flow of the office, supervises the staff, manages budget, personnel and payroll records, processes student awards, organizes the schedule of classes, coordinates for history courses, oversees the history website and publishes Monday Morning, the weekly departmental newsletter for faculty and graduate students.
Peter Guardino, Department Chair
Wendy Gamber, Director of Graduate Studies
Arlene Diaz, Director of Undergraduate Studies
Jim Basore, Undergraduate Academic Counselor
Associate Libarian, Arts and Humanities
Libarian for History, Religious Studies and the History and Philosophy of Science
Librarian for Middle Eastern, Islamic, and Central Eurasian Studies
Area Studies Librarian, Room 905 in Wells Library