Office of Faculty & Academic Affairs
The Office of Faculty and Academic Affairs supports the academic mission of the more than 6,000 faculty members who have research, clinical, educational, and administrative roles at NYU School of Medicine. The office provides resources for faculty in initiatives related to recruitment and retention, promotion, and faculty development. The office also serves as the liaison to NYU for all matters related to academic appointments.
Faculty and Academic Affairs Leadership
Kirk N. Lawson, MBA
Senior Administrator for Education, Faculty, and Academic Affairs
Executive Assistant to the Vice Dean for Education, Faculty, and Academic Affairs
Ramona Batra, MBA
Director for Education, Faculty, and Academic Affairs
Andrea Botta, MA
Program Manager for Education, Faculty, and Academic Affairs
Michael Nickerson, MPH
Senior Management Analyst for Education, Faculty, and Academic Affairs
Administrative Coordinator for Education, Faculty, and Academic Affairs
The Office of Faculty Records oversees the appointment, promotion, and tenure process at NYU School of Medicine. We maintain faculty records, serve as a resource on faculty data, and ensure that all faculty appointments adhere to NYU policies.
Director, Office of Faculty Records
Laurie St. Denis
Program Manager, Office of Faculty Records
Project Associate, Office of Faculty Records
Project Assistant, Office of Faculty Records
Mentoring and Faculty Development
The Office of Mentoring and Faculty Development supports junior and midcareer faculty and provides a variety of resources to mentors, mentees, and mentoring leadership. Learn more about mentoring and faculty development.
Georgeann McGuinness, MD
Associate Dean, Office of Mentoring and Faculty Development
Director of Clinical Faculty Mentoring, Office of Mentoring and Faculty Development
Professor, Senior Vice Chair, and Vice Chair for Academic Affairs, Department of Radiology
Lou Duarte, MBA
The Office of Academic Events supports the planning and organization of specific faculty events including New Faculty Orientation and Graduate Medical Education and Undergraduate Medical Education Leadership Development. As needed, we collaborate with other departments across education, faculty, and academic affairs to organize other special events.
Administrative Assistant, Academic Events for Education, Faculty, and Academic Affairs