Leadership

Staff members in Campus and Student Life (CSL) are dedicated to helping students explore the life of the mind outside the classroom. We provide support services and programs that make it easier to learn, to engage with friends, faculty and staff, to meet new people, and to experience university life at its fullest.

Michele Rasmussen

Dean of Students in the University

Edward H. Levi Hall 210
Executive Assistant: Jon Putnam, (773) 702-7770
Fax: (772) 702-4357

The Dean of Students in the University serves as a strong advocate for student needs and helps to shape an appreciation for student life at the University by forging tighter links of collaboration with all colleagues who are stakeholders in the quality of the student experience. She provides student affairs leadership for the University and oversees those who lead essential student programs and services. 

Tim Bauhs

Executive Financial Director

Edward H. Levi Hall 206
Administrative Assistant: Gillie Abdiraxman-Issa, (773) 834-7607
(773) 702-3790
Fax: (773) 702-4357

Provides strategic leadership for Campus and Student Life on financial planning and management, and financial operations, as well as broad fiscal oversight.

Scott Campbell

University Registrar

1427 E. 60th Street
(773) 834-3390
Fax: (773) 702-3562

Leads the Office of the University Registrar that serves as the institutional steward for academic information and records; assigns classrooms; and supports faculty, staff and students.

Sandra Curry

Human Resources Director

Edward H. Levi Hall 213
Administrative Assistant: Gillie Abdiraxman-Issa, (773) 834-7607
(773) 702-7773
Fax: (773) 702-4357

Develops and implements human resources strategy, policies, and practices that foster strong motivation, performance, and a positive working environment for the Office of Campus and Student Life.

Elizabeth Davenport

Dean of Rockefeller Chapel

Rockefeller 100
5850 S. Woodlawn Ave
(773) 702-8282

Oversees ceremonial, spiritual, and performing arts events at Rockefeller Chapel and Bond Chapel; provides leadership for spiritual life on campus; and serves as liaison to campus arts organizations for the Office of Campus and Student Life.

Elizabeth Davenport

Michael Hayes

Assistant Vice President for Student Life

Edward H. Levi Hall 208
Executive Assistant: Jon Putnam, (773) 702-7770

Serves as a senior student affairs leader for the University, and is responsible for implementing the vision and educational objectives of Campus and Student Life. Oversees and sets the strategic direction for the Center for Leadership and Involvement, the Office of International Affairs, the Center for Identity + Inclusion, and the Office of Event Services.

 

Jeremy Inabinet

Associate Dean of Students in the University for Disciplinary Affairs

Edward H. Levi Hall 204
Administrative Assistant: Carol Bridgeman, (773) 834-4837

Collaborates with colleagues across the University in the investigation and adjudication of cases of student misconduct that are related to sexual misconduct and discrimination. Also advises the campus community on best practices for prevention and education in the areas of sexual violence and harassment.

Richard Mason

Assistant Vice President for Campus Life and Associate Dean of the College

Edward H. Levi Hall 214
Administrative Assistant: Gillie Abdiraxman-Issa, (773) 834-7607
(773) 834-7859

Works with colleagues from across the University to execute a master undergraduate housing strategy that advances the University’s goals and objectives. Sets the strategic direction for Housing and Residence Life, UChicago Dining, and the University Bookstore.

Erin McDermott

Director of Athletics and Recreation

Ratner Athletic Center, Room 241
Fax: (773) 702-6517

Provides strategic leadership and oversees Athletics and Recreation, which sponsors 19 intercollegiate sports, more than 40 club sports, an intramural sports program with thousands of student participants annually, and the FitChicago program. 

Mario Polizzi

Assistant Vice President for Student Services

Edward H. Levi Hall 207
Administrative Assistant: Julie Rozewski, (773) 702-5243
(773) 702-0851
Fax: (773) 926-0919

Oversees critical student service operations, including Student Health Service, Student Counseling Service, Health Promotion and Wellness, Student Health Insurance, Student Disability Services, Student Emergency Response Systems, Resources for Sexual Violence Prevention, and International House.

Belinda Cortez Vazquez

Associate Dean of Students in the University for Student Affairs and Director of Student Emergency Response Systems

Edward H. Levi Hall 212
Administrative Assistant: Carol Bridgeman, (773) 834-4837

Provides strategic leadership for and coordination of the work of the University Student Emergency Response Systems; sets strategic goals for student disability services and broader campus accessibility issues, Dean-on-Call programs, Bias Response Team, and Resources for Sexual Violence Prevention; assists area deans of students in managing area student disciplinary systems and manages area disciplinary records; and provides leadership to high-profile event management team.