Washington University Faculty of Arts & Sciences
205 South Brookings Hall Campus Box 1094
One Brookings Drive
St. Louis, Missouri 63130-4899
In his current position Dennis provides executive level support to the Dean of the Faculty on all matters related to the research and teaching mission of Arts & Sciences. In addition, he works closely with the Executive Vice Chancellor for Administration, the Provost’s office, other Deans, faculty leaders, and central administrators. He serves as chief of staff for the Dean’s office and leads several strategic initiatives in support of the vision the Dean sets forth for Arts & Sciences. Dennis coordinates the activities of the Academic Planning Committee, an advisory group of faculty leaders and deans serving the Dean of the Faculty. Among other things this work entails planning and conducting external reviews of academic departments. The Director of Arts & Sciences Communications, the Director of Arts & Sciences Facilities and the Director of Arts & Sciences Computing report to Dennis.