Do you have a question about academics at McCourt? Below is a list of faculty and staff members who can help you get answers.
- See the main McCourt website for the full list of McCourt administration, staff, and faculty.
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Edward Montgomery, Dean
Dean Montgomery provides leadership and strategic visioning for all aspects of the McCourt School. He oversees faculty, academic programs, and administrative functions of the School. He also serves as the McCourt School’s liaison to the rest of the University and the broader public.
Mark Rom, Associate Dean, Academic Affairs
312 Old North
In his role, Associate Dean Rom provides leadership, coordination and strategic oversight for all academic degree programs at the McCourt School. His duties involve working with faculty and staff on faculty recruitment, scheduling, curriculum development, teaching, academic conduct, and development and implementation of new strategic offerings.
Dean Sirjue, Associate Dean, Finance and Administration
209 Old North
Associate Dean Sirjue oversees the administration of the McCourt School and works closely with both staff and students.
Leslie Evertz, Assistant Dean, Academic & Student Affairs
Suite 206 Old North
Leslie partners with the McCourt School administrative and faculty leadership to oversee the development, planning, and implementation of the School’s curriculum and academic and student services.
Students should work with Leslie on:
- Faculty and course issues
- Curriculum concerns and suggestions
- Academic integrity
Nirmala Fernandes, Director, Academic Affairs
105-F Old North
Nirmala provides academic and curriculum support services for all McCourt School programs.
Students should work with Nirmala on:
- Registration (wait-lists, Consortium requests, add/drop)
- Degree requirements and progress
- Dual degrees and study abroad programs
Eric Gardner, Academic & Data Analysis Advisor
105-E Old North
Eric provides academic support services to all students.
Students should work with Eric on:
- Data analysis advising
- Academic advising
Jaclyn Clevenger, Assistant Director, Student Affairs
105-D Old North
Jaclyn provides support services for all McCourt School students.
Students should work with Jaclyn on:
- Student organizations
- New & international student support
- Scholarships, library needs, health insurance
- Students in crisis or in need of support or accommodations
Faculty Academic Directors
The Faculty Academic Directors for each respective McCourt School degree program oversee academic aspects for the degree. They will work with faculty and staff on curriculum offerings, curriculum design, academic rigor and integrity.
Old North 406
Barbara Schone, MPP Faculty Director
Old North 404
Franck Wiebe, MIDP Faculty Director
Old North 405