Academic Affairs 2017-18

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Charlene Barrett - Executive Assistant


Old Chapel 201

  • Department Chairs & Program Directors
  • Curriculum
  • Faculty Recruiting
  • Scheduling appointments/meetings with academic administrators
Pieter Broucke - Director of Arts


Mahaney Center for the Arts 213

  • Mahaney Center for the Arts
  • Arts Curriculum (with Dean of Curriculum), Facilities, and Equipment
  • Interdisciplinary Initiatives
  • Grants and Fundraising for the Arts (with VPAD)

Pieter Broucke joined Middlebury College in the History of Art & Architecture department in the fall of 1995. He was appointed Director of the Arts in 2010. His areas of expertise are ancient art and architectural history. His research focuses on the intersection of these two areas, Greek and Roman architecture.

Pieter holds a Professional Degree in Architecture from Ghent, Belgium, an M.A. in Archaeology from the Center for Ancient Studies at the University of Minnesota, and a Ph.D. in History of Art and Architecture from Yale University. His doctoral dissertation with J. J. Pollitt focused on the Temple of Olympian Zeus at Agrigento, Sicily, the largest Doric temple constructed by the ancient Greeks. He published The Archaeology of Architecture: Charles Robert Cockerell in Greece and the Levant, 1807-1810 (New Haven: Yale Center for British Art, 1994), and various articles and abstracts dealing with ancient architecture and sculpture.

Lexie Carlson - Financial Operations Analyst


Service Building #214

Lexie manages areas of the budget and finance for the Office of the Vice President for Academic Affairs.

Lynn Dunton - Budget Analyst


Service Building, room 211

  • Grants, fellowships, and other funds related to faculty professional development and research, start-up, leaves, and endowed chairs
  • Capital Equipment & Repair Budgets
  • Department Budgets & Enrichment Funding
Sandra King - Assistant in Administration


Chellis House

  • Events planning, coordination
  • New faculty events
  • Coordinating external department reviews
  • Manages updating of Chairs' Handbook and New Faculty Handbook
Andrea (Andi) Lloyd - Vice President for Academic Affairs/Dean of the Faculty

Old Chapel 208

  • Department Chairs & Program Directors
  • Faculty Recruitment
  • Reviews for Promotion & Tenure
  • Faculty Salaries
  • Personnel Matters
  • SAO to College Board of Overseers

Andi Lloyd was appointed Vice President for Academic Affairs/Dean of Faculty in 2014. Prior to taking on this role, she served as Dean of Faculty, Chair of the Biology Department, and on a number of college committees. Andi has been a member of the Middlebury College faculty since 1996. She has taught introductory ecology and evolution, as well as a wide range of courses on plant community ecology, ecological history, and global change biology. Andi has conducted research on the effects of climate change on forests in Alaska and Siberia and, more recently, Vermont. She is currently working on a project to understand rates of carbon sequestration in Vermont forests.

Patricia Manley - Director of the Sciences; Professor of Geology


McCardell Bicentennial Hall 427

  • McCardell Bicentennial Hall

  • Science Curriculum (w/Dean of Curriculum), Facilities, and Equipment

  • Interdisciplinary Initiatives

  • Grants and Fundraising for the Sciences (w/VPAD)

  • Institutional Official for Research Compliance


Patricia Manley has her degree in Marine geology and geophysics and has done research in the North/South Atlantic, Pacific and Antarctica waters. Working closer to Middlebury College, Lake Champlain has been part of her research as well. Her research focuses on sedimentary bedforms, Holocene paleoclimate and underwater landslides. She joined Middlebury College in 1989 and became a Professor of Geology in 2005. She teaches courses in the Geology Department which span from Introductory courses in Geology to upper division courses in sedimentology, geophysics, and marine geology. She has been a member of the Council of Undergraduate Research Geosciences Division since 2004. In 2006, she started the Undergraduate Research Office at Middlebury College and initiated the campus Spring Student Symposium in 2007. She was appointed Director of the Sciences in 2017.

Donna McDurfee - Administrative Coordinator for Faculty Affairs


Old Chapel

  • Educational Affairs Committee
  • Faculty Reviews for Tenure & Promotion
  • Faculty Contracts
  • Faculty Surveys & Committee Elections
  • Leaves
  • Maintaining College Handbook

Donna began working at the College in 1988, and has been in her current position since 1994.

Kathleen Parent - Curriculum Information Specialist


Old Chapel 107

  • Curriculum Committee
  • Academic and Faculty Offices
  • Course Catalog
  • Winter Term
Emily Proctor - Interim Dean of Curriculum


Old Chapel 108

  • Curriculum
  • Educational Policy
  • Departments, Programs, and Centers (incl. budgets and enrichment funding)
  • Faculty Staffing Requests
  • Academic Facilities & Capital Equipment
  • External Reviews
  • Winter Term & Summer Study

Emily Proctor is Interim Dean of Curriculum and Associate Professor of Mathematics.  She earned an A.B. in mathematics at Bowdoin College and an M.A. and Ph.D. in mathematics from Dartmouth College.  Emily joined the faculty in 2005, and teaches a wide range of courses in the Department of Mathematics, including calculus, linear algebra, real analysis, and differential geometry; her research interests lie in the field of Riemannian Geometry. In her work, Emily studies mathematical objects called orbifolds, which are generalizations of smooth surfaces such as spheres.  Emily has served on a number of college committees, including the Administration Committee and Faculty Council.

Jim Ralph - Dean for Faculty Development & Research


Davis Family Library 225

  • Director of Center for Teaching, Learning, & Research (CTLR)
  • Digital Liberal Arts Initiative (with VPAD)
  • Grants, fellowships, and other funds related to faculty professional development and research, start-up, leaves, and endowed chairs
  • New Faculty Orientation & Mentoring
  • Spring Symposium
  • Faculty Lecture Series
Tim Spears - Vice President for Academic Development


Old Chapel 202

  • External support (funding) for curricular and research priorities
  • Collaborative and cross-institutional initiatives
  • Special Projects
  • SAO to New Programs Committee

Academic Administration
Old Chapel
Middlebury College
Middlebury, VT 05753