About Us

Administrative Organization & Officers

Chancellor
Daniel Little, Ph.D.

The Chancellor provides direction, leadership, and vision for the University; the Chancellor is also UM-Dearborn's primary representative to the Board of Regents, the University of Michigan administration, the Michigan legislature, and the community at large. 

Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs
Catherine A. Davy, Ph.D.
The Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs is responsible for administering the academic programs and policies of the Dearborn campus. This includes recruitment of faculty and deans, and oversight for the campus library system, informational technology services, natural areas, sponsored research, institutional research, and arts programs.

Vice Chancellor for Business Affairs
Jeffrey Evans, M.B.A.
The Vice Chancellor for Business Affairs is responsible for facilities planning and management; financial services and budget; general services; human resources and affirmative action; public safety and environmental health; and the Henry Ford Estate-Fair Lane.

 

 

Vice Chancellor for Enrollment Management and Student Life
Stanley E. Henderson, M.A .
The Vice Chancellor for Enrollment Management and Student Life is responsible for enrollment services, including admissions and orientation, financial aid, and registration and records; student support services including counseling, disability resource services, career services, academic support and tutoring, international student services, and health services and housing referrals; and co-curricular programs involving student activities, athletics, and recreation.

 

Vice Chancellor for External Relations
Kenneth C. Kettenbeil, B.A.

The Office of the Vice Chancellor for External Relations is responsible for university communications and marketing, including internal and external communications, website, advertising and branding. The office also represents the university in dialogues with federal, state and local governments, and presents the university's position in current and proposed legislation.

 


 

Vice Chancellor for Institutional Advancement
Mallory M. Simpson, M.Ed.

The Office of the Vice Chancellor for Institutional Advancement strengthens the institution through fund-raising and alumni engagement. We support the institutional vision by fostering philanthropy among our constituents and engaging our alumni in the life of the campus.

 

Chief of Staff
Ray Metz, M.L.S.

The Chief of Staff provides support and advice for the Chancellor on a wide range of issues.

 

 

Deans of Academic Units

 

  College of Arts, Sciences, and Letters
  Martin Hershock, Ph.D.

 

  College of Business
  Raju Balakrishnan, Ph.D.

 

  College of Education, Health, and Human Services
  Janine Janosky, Ph.D.

 

  College of Engineering and Computer Science
  Interim Dean, Tony England, Ph.D.