Consultative Committee for the Selection of a Dean of the School of Social Policy & Practice

We are pleased to announce the formation of an ad hoc Consultative Committee to advise us on the selection of the next Dean for the School of Social Policy & Practice.  The members of the Consultative Committees are listed below.  The Committee welcomes—and will keep in the strictest confidence—nominations and input from all members of the University community. For fullest consideration, communications should be received, preferably in electronic form, no later than May 15, 2018, and may be sent to Adam Michaels at

Amy Gutmann, President
—Wendell Pritchett, Provost


Pam Grossman, Dean and George and Diane Weiss Professor of Education (GSE)


Jacqueline Corcoran, professor (SP2)

Ezekiel Dixon-Román, associate professor and chair, data analytics for social policy certificate program (SP2)

Peter Frumkin, professor, Mindy and Andrew Heyer Chair in Social Policy, and director, nonprofit leadership program (SP2)

Amy Hillier, associate professor of social policy & practice and city and regional planning, and director, MS in social policy program (SP2 & Design)

Judith Long, Sol Katz Professor of Medicine and chief, general internal medicine, department of medicine (PSOM)

Phyllis Solomon, professor, Kenneth L. Pray Chair in Social Policy and Practice, and associate dean for research (SP2)

Mark Stern, professor and co-director, urban studies program (SP2)


Brie Starks, master’s student

Marquisha Lawrence Scott, PhD student


David Ertel, W’87, WG’88, Trustee and chair, SP2 Board of Overseers

Jodi Bergstein Rabinowitz, C’87, SW’88

Ex Officio

Joann Mitchell, senior vice president for institutional affairs and chief diversity officer

Staff to the Committee

Adam P. Michaels, deputy chief of staff, president’s office

Consultants to the Committee

Robin Mamlet, Witt/Kieffer

Robert Luke, Witt/Kieffer