Julien Teitler, Senior Associate Dean for Research & Academic Affairs, Professor of Social Work
The Associate Dean of Research and Academic Affairs oversees several programs and offices. First is the junior faculty mentoring program which pairs junior faculty with one or two senior faculty to serve as formal mentors, includes a seed grants program, and directs faculty to available School and University resources. He oversees the Office of Computing and Instructional Technology which manages all laptop, desktops, and mobile devices used by CSSW faculty and administrative and research staff. The Office of Sponsored Projects is charged with administering all external grants proposal submission and providing post-award administrative support. The Office of Academic Affairs is charged with curricular development and oversight and staffing courses with instructors in the online and residential programs. The office also provides pedagogical and classroom management support. The Associate Dean for Research and Academic Affairs also addresses faculty- and research staff-related matters including overseeing mandatory reviews, promotion reviews of Associate Research Scientists, drafting appointment letters for new research staff, and serving on the Faculty Search and Committees and Committee on Academic Affairs (CAA) in an ex-officio capacity.