The Dean of Arts & Sciences provides leadership for the faculty in the Arts & Sciences in support of excellence in teaching, research, creative activities, and service; oversees the development of new academic programs, curricula, program reviews and assessment of learning outcomes; makes faculty appointments, retention, tenure and promotion recommendations to the Provost; oversees student academic progress; promotes and facilitates the development of interdisciplinary programs; oversees the budgets of the program areas; fosters professional development for the faculty and the staff; recommends the appointment of Chairs to the Provost; supervises the employment and retention of temporary faculty and support staff; represents the faculty and the University to the community at large, and involves the greater community in advisory capacities; oversees teaching assignments and implements workload policies; fosters open and effective communication among the faculty, staff, and students; meets regularly with program chairs and convenes faculty meetings as necessary. The office also manages a range of academic support services including, lab support, program support.

The office assists students with issues associated with their academic program in the Arts & Sciences.

Arts & Sciences include undergraduate majors in 18 disciplines across the arts, humanities, sciences and social sciences.  In addition a total of 20 undergraduate minors are offered in the Arts & Sciences.  Program offices are listed below:

Program

Location

Telephone

Website

Art & Performing Arts

Napa Hall

Room 1154

805-437-2772

art.csuci.edu
performingarts.csuci.edu

Biology

Aliso Hall

Room 103

805-437-2779

biology.csuci.edu

Chemistry

Aliso Hall

Room 103

805-437-2779

chemistry.csuci.edu

Chicana/o Studies

Madera Hall

Room 2384

805-437-3139

chicanostudies.csuci.edu

Communication

Bell Tower West

Room 1199

805-437-3272

communication.csuci.edu

Computer Science & Information Technology

Bell Tower East

Room 2807

805-437-8815

compsci.csuci.edu

English

Bell Tower West

Room 1199

805-437-3272

english.csuci.edu

Environmental Science & Resource Management

Bell Tower West

Room 1131

805-437-3253

esrm.csuci.edu

History

Madera Hall
Room 2384

805-437-3139

history.csuci.edu

Mathematics & Applied Physics

Bell Tower East
Room 2807

805-437-8815

math.csuci.edu
appliedphysics.csuci.edu

Nursing

Manzanita Hall

Room 1210

805-437-2691

nursing.csuci.edu

Political Science

Madera Hall
Room 2384

805-437-3139

polsci.csuci.edu

Psychology

Madera Hall

Room 1704

805-437-8835

psych.csuci.edu

Anthropology & Sociology

Bell Tower West

Room 1131

805-437-3253

anthro.csuci.edu
sociology.csuci.edu

Spanish

Bell Tower West Room 1199

805-437-3272

spanish.csuci.edu