UVA Engineering Leadership Team

UVA Engineering leaders work collaboratively to support and advance the school's mission for making the world a better place by educating engineering leaders and creating and disseminating knowledge.

Dean

Jennifer L. West

Jennifer L. West


Dean of Engineering

Thornton Hall, Room A124
351 McCormick Road
P.O. Box 400246
Charlottesville, VA 22904

Phone: 434-924-3593
engrdean@virginia.edu
Lisa Meadows, Senior Executive Assistant to the Dean

Department Chairs

Scott Acton

Scott Acton


Professor and Chair, Electrical and Computer Engineering

Thornton Hall, Room C-219
351 McCormick Road
P.O. Box 400743
Charlottesville, VA 22904

Phone: 434.924.3960
acton@virginia.edu
Scott Acton's Faculty Page

Rosalyn W. Berne

Rosalyn W. Berne


Professor and Chair, Engineering & Society

Thornton Hall, Room A236
351 McCormick Road
Charlottesville, VA 22904

Phone: ​434-924-6098
RWB@virginia.edu
Rosalyn W. Berne's Faculty Page

Sandhya Dwarkadas

Sandhya Dwarkadas


Professor and Chair, Computer Science

Rice Hall, Room 521
85 Engineer's Way
Charlottesville, VA 22904

Phone: 434-982-2200
sandhya@virginia.edu
Sandhya Dwarkadas' Faculty Page

William Epling

William Epling


Professor and Chair, Chemical Engineering

Chemical Eng., Office 117D
385 McCormick Road
Charlottesville, VA 22903

Phone: 434.924.6278
wsepling@virginia.edu​
William Epling's Faculty Page

Devin K. Harris

Devin K. Harris


Professor and Chair, Civil and Environmental Engineering

Olsson Hall, Room 275
151 Engineers Way
P.O. Box 400747
Charlottesville, VA 22904

Phone: 434-924-6373
dharris(@)virginia.edu
Devin K. Harris' Faculty Page

Richard W. Kent

Richard W. Kent


Professor and Chair, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Mechanical Engineering Building
122 Engineer's Way
Charlottesville, VA 22904

Phone: 434-297-8033
richkent@virginia.edu
Richard W. Kent's Faculty Page

Shayn Peirce-Cottler

Shayn Peirce-Cottler


Professor and Chair, Biomedical Engineering

415 Lane Road, MR5 2010
Box 800759
Charlottesville, VA 22908

Phone: 434-924-5101
shayn@virginia.edu

Elizabeth Opila

Elizabeth Opila


Professor and Chair, Materials Science and Engineering

Wilsdorf Hall, Room 109C
395 McCormick Road
Charlottesville, VA 22904

Phone: 434-243-2878
opila@virginia.edu
Beth Opila's faculty page

William T. Scherer

William T. Scherer


Professor and Chair, Systems and Information Engineering
Director, Accelerated Masters Degree Program

Olsson Hall, Room 101C
151 Engineers Way
P.O. Box 400747
Charlottesville, VA 22904

Phone: 434-982-2069
wts@virginia.edu
William T. Scherer's Faculty Page

Associate Deans and Executive Directors

Warren Buford

Warren Buford


Executive Director of Development

Thornton Hall Suite C350

Phone: 434-422-2176
wb5s@virginia.edu
Office of Advancement

Brian L. Smith


Associate Dean for Research and Faculty Affairs
Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Thornton Hall, Room A124
University of Virginia
School of Engineering and Applied Science
P.O. Box 400747
351 McCormick Road
Charlottesville, VA 22904

Phone: 434-243-8585
bls2z@virginia.edu
Faculty Page

William H. Guilford

William H. Guilford


Associate Dean for Undergraduate Affairs
Associate Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering

Thornton Hall, Room B211
351 McCormick Road
P.O. Box 400233
Charlottesville, VA 22904

Phone: 434-243-2740
guilford@virginia.edu

Meara M. Habashi

Meara M. Habashi


Associate Dean for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Susan Klobuchar

Susan Klobuchar


Executive Director of Strategic Communications

Anne C. Kromkowski

Anne C. Kromkowski


Senior Associate Dean and Chief Operations Officer

Thornton Hall, Room A124C
351 McCormick Road
Charlottesville, VA 22904

Phone: 434-924-5540
acm9u@virginia.edu

Brian L. Smith, PE

Brian L. Smith, PE


Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs
Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering

James A. Smith

James A. Smith


Associate Dean for Graduate Programs
Henry L. Kinnier Professor of Civil Engineering

Assistant Deans

Amy Clobes

Amy Clobes


Assistant Dean for Graduate Affairs

Thornton A109
351 McCormick Road
Charlottesville, VA 22904

Phone: 434.924.5618
aclobes@virginia.edu

Lisa Lampe

Lisa Lampe


Assistant Dean for Undergraduate Affairs

Thornton Hall Room A-111
351 McCormick Road
P. O. Box 400233
Charlottesville, VA 22904

Phone: 434-924-0607
ll4uu@virginia.edu
Book an Appointment

Dean's Advisory Council (Includes Department Chairs, Associate Deans and Assistant Deans)

Michelle D. Busby

Michelle D. Busby


Staff Council Representative
Director of Operations, Engineering Systems and Environment

Olsson Hall, Room 118C
151 Engineer's Way
Charlottesville, VA 22904

Phone: 434-243-2376
MDB7BB@VIRGINIA.EDU

Matthew J. Lazzarra

Matthew J. Lazzarra


Faculty Senate Representative
Professor of Chemical Engineering and Biomedical Engineering

Chemical Engineering Building, Room 310
P.O. Box 400741
Charlottesville, VA 22904

Phone: 434-243-9767
mlazzara@virginia.edu
Matthew J. Lazzara's Faculty Page

Lisa E. Meadows

Lisa E. Meadows


Senior Executive Assistant to the Dean

Thornton Hall, Room A124
351 McCormick Road
P.O. Box 400246
Charlottesville, VA 22904

Phone: 434-924-3593
engrdean@virginia.edu

Stacie Pisano

Stacie Pisano


Director, Center for Applied Mathematics

Albert Small Building
156 Engineer's Way
Charlottesville, VA 22904

Phone: 434-243-1114
sp7h@virginia.edu
Stacie Pisano's Faculty Page