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Dr. Kenneth Ball, dean of the Volgenau School of Engineering, speaks with George Mason students.

Dr. Kenneth Ball, dean of the Volgenau School of Engineering, speaks with students at an event. Faculty members enjoy getting to know students outside the classroom, to share ideas and help them decide which career paths they want to explore.

Administrative Staff and Offices

Dean's Office

Kenneth S. Ball, Dean
Contact: Elizabeth Dean Special Assistant to the Dean
Location: Nguyen Engineering Building, Room 5100
Phone: 703-993-1500

Sharon A. Caraballo, Associate Dean for Undergraduate Programs
Contact: Arianne Toussaint
Location: Nguyen Engineering Building, Room 2500
Phone: 703-993-1511

Liza Wilson Durant, Associate Dean, Strategic Initiatives & Community Engagement
Contact: Elizabeth Dean, Special Assistant to the Dean
Nguyen Engineering Building, Room 5100
Phone: 703-993-1500

Deborah Goodings, Associate Dean for Graduate Programs
Nguyen Engineering Building, Suite 2500
Phone: 703-993-1504

Arthur Pyster, Associate Dean for Research; Professor, SEOR
Contact: Elizabeth Dean, Special Assistant to the Dean
Location: Nguyen Engineering Building, Room 5109
Phone: 703-993-1500

Ariela Sofer, Associate Dean for Administration & Faculty Affairs; Professor SEOR
Contact: Elizabeth Dean, Special Assistant to the Dean
Location: Nguyen Engineering Building, Room 2212
Phone: 703-993-1500

Advancement and Alumni Relations

Michele Brumsey, Director
Nguyen Engineering Building, Room 2704
Phone: 703-993-6069

Kira Woitek, Associate Director
Nguyen Engineering Building, Room 2705
Phone 703-993-1704

Finance

Kim Goodwin-Slater, Director of Finance
Nguyen Engineering Building, Room 5107
Phone: 703-993-5990

Kim Holmes, Finance Coordinator
Nguyen Engineering Building, Room 5201
Phone: 703-993-1709

Graduate Studies

Deborah Goodings, Associate Dean for Graduate Programs
Nguyen Engineering Building, Suite 2500
Phone: 703-993-1504

Suddaf Ismail, Director, Graduate Admissions and Recruitment
Graduate Admissions and Enrollment Services

Nguyen Engineering Building, Room 2400
Phone: (703) 993-1512

Jennifer Skorzawski-RossDirector, Graduate Academic Affairs
Graduate Student Academic Affairs

Nguyen Engineering Building, Room 2400
Phone: (703) 993-1505

Sponsored Research Administration

Terri Mancini, Director, Sponsored Research Administration
Nguyen Engineering Building, Room 5302
Phone: 703-993-9550

Jackie Kang, Financial Administrator
Nguyen Engineering Building, Room 5200
Phone: 703-993-1500

Joyce Kong, Financial Administrator
Nguyen Engineering Building, Room 5201
Phone: 703-993-1666

David Oler, Financial Administrator
Nguyen Engineering Building, Room 5201
Phone: 703-993-5340

Sarah Spear, Financial Specialist
Nguyen Engineering Building, Room 5301
Phone: 703-993-6313
 

Computing Resources

VSE Computer Labs
(Computing Resources)

VSE Computing Help Desk
Phone: 703-993-1515

Jonathan GoldmanDirector, Computing Resources 
Nguyen Engineering Building, Room 1503
Phone: 703-993-3506

Larry JacksonLab Manager
Phone: 703-993-4448

Alastair Neil, Unix Systems Administrator
Phone: 703-993-3953

Volgenau Webmaster - to report broken links or problems with this site

Human Resources

Nicole Holiday, Human Resources Coordinator
Nguyen Engineering Building, Room 5113
Phone: 703-993-3394

Map and Directions

Getting Here: We're at the Nguyen Engineering Building, 4511 Patriot Circle, Fairfax, Virginia, 22030. When you get to Mason, get on University Drive, which will turn into Patriot Circle. Go through two lights; at the second stop sign, turn right on Sandy Creek Way. Make an immediate left into the visitor parking level of the Shenandoah Parking Deck.

Parking: From the Shenandoah Park Deck, proceed towards the back exit; (parking closest to the exit will be closest to the Engineering Building). Walk out of the garage exit and downhill on York River Road. The Engineering building is on the right next to Research Hall.

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