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Dean’s Office

Office of the Dean

Dan Wells, Ph.D., Dean
College of Natural Sciences & Mathematics
University of Houston
3507 Cullen Blvd, Room 214
Science & Research Building 1
Houston, TX 77204-5008
Phone: 713-743-2611
Fax: 713-743-0512

For appointments with the dean, contact:

Alexandra Gilles, Office Coordinator
apaul3@central.uh.edu

NSM Organizational Charts

Programs under the Office of the Dean include Academic Affairs, Business Office, Communications, Development, Facilities, Faculty Affairs, Information Technology, the Office of Research and the Undergraduate Advising Center. Information on these programs is listed below.


Academic Affairs

Academic Affairs is located in 202 Science & Research Building 1. For assistance with submission of theses or dissertations, commencement, degree certification, or academic warning: Contact Academic Affairs at 713-743-2984. Additional Student Success Programs are located in 115 Fleming.

  • Anne Delcour, Ph.D., Associate Dean for Graduate Studies
  • Vacant, Associate Dean for Student Success and Undergraduate Affairs
    • Donna Pattison, Ph.D., Assistant Dean for Student Success
    • Donna Stokes, Ph.D., Assistant Dean for Undergraduate Affairs
Sharonda Glass
Academic Advisor
713-743-2984
Office: 202 SR1

Tristan Sims
Program Director for Undergraduate Studies
713-743-6077
Office: 202B SR1

Melissa Lowrey
Program Director for Graduate Studies
713-743-1703
Office: 202A SR1

Ashley Askew
Director of Planning and Assessment
713-743-7063
Office: 214 SR1

Michelle Nodskov
Program Director, Student Success
713-743-7387
Office: 115 Fleming

Hannah Ford
Program Coordinator, Student Success
713-743-3722
Office: 115 Fleming

Business Office

The Business Office is located in 209 Science & Research Building 1. For assistance with human resources, payroll, purchasing, and budgeting: NSM Business Office.

Main Phone: 713–743-7586

Fred McGhee
Executive Director, College Business Operations
713-743-8631
Office: 209B SR1

Emily Merrell
College Business Administrator
832-842-8866
Office: 209C SR1

Brianna Johnson
Assistant Business Administrator
832-842-9074
Office: 209D SR1

Debbi Loya
Financial Manager
713-743-3852
Office: 209A SR1

Judy Mata
Department Business Administrator
713-743-3060
Office: 209E SR1

Antoinette Marvels
Financial Coordinator
(Deposits, Purchasing, Contracts, Reimbursements)
713-743-0300
Office: 209 SR1

Jordan Wilcots
Financial Coordinator
(HR, Payroll, Travel)
713-743-5343
Office: 209 SR1

Shahab Tayyab
Program Coordinator
(Reconciliation, Office Management)
713-743-7586
Office: 209 SR1

Communications

For information on submitting news, scheduling a portrait/headshot, or obtaining UH, NSM or departmental logos, see NSM Communication Services.

Kathy Major
Executive Director of Communications
713-743-4023
Office: 214 SR1

Vacant
Communications Coordinator

Office: 214 SR1

Chris Watts
Web Project Manager
713-743-6177
Office: 204D SR1

Development

The Development Office is located in 203 Science & Research Building 1. To make a gift, share alumni news or explore volunteer opportunities, contact Janis Parsley.

Janis Parsley
Senior Director of Advancement
713-743-8375
Office: 203 SR1

Stacy Allen Halley
Director of Development
713-743-7701
Office: 203 SR1

Jasmine Harrison
Development Coordinator
713-743-7952
Office: 203 SR1

Facilities

The Facilities Office is located in 221 Fleming. For assistance with NSM Labor/Work Orders: NSM Facilities Office

Facilities Office
713-743-3006

Mike Mahanay
Project Manager
713-743-3718

Joey Whitehead
Building Maintenance Manager

Gerardo Cervantes
Skilled Trades Tech

Cristian Ramos
Project Design

Linh Nguyen
Student Office Assistant

Faculty Affairs

Faculty Affairs is located in 214 Science & Research 1. For assistance with faculty issues including tenure and promotion, and faculty hiring, diversity, retention, development, and mentoring: Contact Faculty Affairs at 713-743-8366. Faculty Resources

  • James Briggs, Ph.D., Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs

Information Technology

For 3D printing and scanning, large-format poster printing, multimedia development, and other IT services and access requests: NSM Information Technology

For issues with the College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics and department websites: webmaster@nsm.uh.edu

Salvador Baez-Franceschi
College IT Director
713-743-1618
Office: 127 Fleming

Office of Research

For assistance with grant proposals and administration: Office of Research

T. Randall Lee, Ph.D.
Associate Dean for Research
713-743-2724
Office: 5004 SERC

Huanyi Greg Chu, CRA, M.S.
Research Liaison Officer
713-743-5785
Office: 207 SR1

Stacy J. Smeal, Ph.D.
Research Liaison Officer
713-743-6702
Office: 207 SR1

M. David Stewart, Ph.D.
Research Liaison Officer
713-743-5789
Office: 207 SR1

Tierra Kirts
Program Coordinator 2
713-743-5744
Office: 207 SR1

Undergraduate Advising Center

For undergraduate academic advising for all majors and minors offered by the College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics: Undergraduate Advising Center

Natalie M. Sumrow
Director, Undergraduate Advising Center
713-743-2904
Office: 115 Fleming