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College Leadership

Jason Schupbach

Jason S. Schupbach

Dean, Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
jss422@drexel.edu

Associate Deans

Debra Ruben

Debra Ruben

Associate Dean
Academic & Faculty Affairs
Dhruben@drexel.edu

 

Peter Bartscherer

Peter Bartscherer

Associate Dean
Finance, Facilities & Operations
bartscherer@drexel.edu

 

Faculty

Neville Vakharia

Associate Dean
Research & Planning
nvakharia@drexel.edu


Department Heads

Ulrike Altenmuller-Lewis

Ulrike Altenmüller-Lewis

Department Head
Architecture, Design & Urbanism
ua27@drexel.edu

 

Sarah Steinwachs

Sarah Steinwachs

Department Head
Art & Art History
sjs38@drexel.edu

Julie Goodman

Julie Goodman

Department Head
Arts & Entertainment Enterprise
jrg462@drexel.edu

Karin Kelly headshot

Karin Kelly

Department Head
Cinema & Television
kpk23@drexel.edu

Ann Gerondelis

Ann Gerondelis

Department Head
Design
aig38@drexel.edu

Michael Wagner

Michael Wagner

Department Head
Digital Media
wagner@drexel.edu

Miriam Giguere

Miriam Giguere, PhD

Department Head
Performing Arts
mgg22@drexel.edu

 

Professional Staff Leads

Nik Kozel

Nik Kozel

Executive Director of Development
ngk25@drexel.edu

Evelyn Ramos

Evelyn Ramos

Assistant Dean, Academic Advising
ev55@drexel.edu

Tia James

Tia James

Director of Recruitment & Retention
tjm22@drexel.edu

 

Brandon Johnson 

Brandon R. Johnson

Executive Director of Marketing & Events
brj36@drexel.edu

 

Rosalind Sutkowski

Rosalind Sutkowski

Director of Administration & Finance
rsutkowski@drexel.edu

 

Terry Murphy

Director of Academic Operations
tlm54@drexel.edu

 

Natalina Berardi

Director of Instructional Design
nb488@drexel.edu

 

Program Directors

Academic Program(s)
Director
Department
B.Architecture, BS Architectural Studies
Ulrike Altenmueller-Lewis
Architecture, Design & Urbanism
MS Design Research
D.S. Nicholas
Architecture, Design & Urbanism
MS Interior Architecture, MS Interior Architecture & Design
William Mangold
Architecture, Design & Urbanism
BS Interior Design

Ada Tremonte
Frances Temple-West (Associate)

Architecture, Design & Urbanism
MS Urban Strategy
Andrew Zitcer
Architecture, Design & Urbanism
BA/BS Art History
Pia Brancaccio
Art & Art History
Studio Art
Joshua Weiss
Art & Art History
MS Arts Administration & Museum Leadership
Laura-Edythe Coleman
Arts & Entertainment Enterprise
BS Entertainment & Arts Management

Jeanne McHale Waite (Interim)
Shannon Lacek (Interim)

Arts & Entertainment Enterprise
BS Music Industry
Jeff Apruzzese
Arts & Entertainment Enterprise
BS Film & Television
John Avarese
Cinema & Television
BS Screenwriting & Playwriting
Matthew Kaufhold
Cinema & Television
MS Television & Media Management
Michelle McHugh
Cinema & Television
BS Animation & Visual Effects
Milady Bridges
Digital Media
MS, PhD Digital Media
Michael Wagner
Digital Media
BS Game Design & Production
Rob Lloyd
Digital Media
BS User & Experience & Interaction Design
Troy Finamore
Digital Media
BS Digital Media & Virtual Production
Nick Jushchyshyn
Digital Media
BS Design & Merchandising
Chris Baeza
Design
BS Fashion Design
Ali Howell Abolo
Design
MS Fashion Design
Jackie Kilmartin
Design
BS Graphic Design
Bill Rees
Design
BS Photography
Paul Runyon
Design
BS Product Design
Raja Schaar
Design
MS Retail & Merchandising
Joseph H. Hancock, II
Design
BS Dance
Blanca Huertas-Agnew
Performing Arts
Music
Luke Abruzzo
Performing Arts
Theatre
Nick Anselmo
Performing Arts

Westphal full-time faculty and the Dean's Administration operate in shared governance with the Westphal Faculty Caucus.