College of Arts & Science Dean's Office Staff

Thomas A. Chambers, PhD

Dean and Professor of History
Helps with:  degree program development, faculty professional development and research, departmental support, faculty evaluation, college-wide committees, budget management, enrollment, external relations and grant funding, part-time faculty, shared governance, and faculty-facing matters.

Phone: 716-888-3211
Office: BA 202C

Philip Reed, PhD

Associate Dean and Professor of Philosophy
Helps with:  advising, degree requirements, Probation & Dismissal, Core Curriculum, Academic Integrity, college policies, and student-facing matters.

Phone: 716-888-2910
Office: CT 713

Julie Gibert, PhD

Faculty Associate Dean and Professor of History
Helps with:  Study Abroad, Academic Integrity, Lifelong Learning, Probation & Dismissal. 

Phone: 716-888-2632
Office: CT 604

Charles A. Goodsell, PhD

Faculty Associate Dean and Associate Professor of Psychology
Helps with: Outcomes Assessment and various projects. 

Phone: 716-888-2527
Office: CT 713

Alexandra Pass

Graduate Assistant
Helps with: Academic Mentoring, Academic Advising, Probation & Dismissal, Cura Personalis (students of concern), Study Abroad, International Education.

Phone: 716-888-2404
Office: BA 202

Veronica Serwacki, MS

Executive Associate
Helps with:  part-time faculty hiring, faculty evaluation, budgeting and expenses, scheduling, department chair and program director meetings, stipend and overload payments, work study and student workers, and general College of Arts & Sciences matters.

Phone: 716-888-2154
Office: BA 202

Rachel Lapinski

Administrative Associate

Phone: 716-888-2150
Office: BA 202

Provides support to students and faculty in these departments and programs:

  • ArtsCanisius
  • Chemistry & Biochemistry
  • Communication Studies 
  • Computer Science
  • Criminal Justice
  • Cybersecurity
  • Data Analytics
  • Data Science
  • Digital Media Arts
  • Environmental Studies
  • History 
  • Integrated Marketing Communication
  • International Relations
  • Mathematics & Statistics
  • Modern Languages, Literatures, and Cultures
  • Journalism
  • Philosophy
  • Political Science 
  • Pre-Engineering
  • Quantitative Sciences
  • Pre-Law (Raichle Center)
  • Religious Studies & Theology
  • Sociology
  • Spanish
  • Strategic Communications
  • Urban Leadership Learning Community