Moriah VanVleet

Department Manager & Academic Personnel Coordinator

issahr@berkeley.edu

  • 6321 Dwinelle Hall
  • Tue, Wed, Fri: in office; Mon, Thu: working remotely

Management of department budget and general operations, including HR support for professors, lecturers and visitors; orientation and support for searches, new hires, visitors; visas, benefits, and payroll.

Pronouns: she/her/hers

Seth Arnopole

Graduate Student Services Advisor

issag@berkeley.edu (for campus business)

  • 6313 Dwinelle Hall
  • Mon, Wed, Thu: in office; Tue, Fri: working remotely

italianadmit@berkeley.edu for graduate admission assistance and information

Graduate Program administration:  Graduate admission information and processing, fellowships, student guidance, academic progress, exam assistance, negotiating Graduate Division policies and procedures.

Pronouns: he/him/his

Elizabeth LaVarge-Baptista

Financial Administrator

issabus@berkeley.edu

  • 6311 Dwinelle Hall
  • Mon, Tue: working remotely; Wed, Thu, Fri: in office

Purchasing and bluCard/EPC reconciliation; reimbursements, including travel and entertainment; accounts reconciliation, deposits, gift management; travel arrangements, including booking of flights and lodging; research funds administration; graduate student personnel; librarian and work study/undergraduate student supervision; course textbook and desk copy ordering coordination; website administration; key ordering and records; facilities work order tracking; department level computer support and equipment coordinator.

Pronouns: she/her/hers

Amanda Minafo

Undergraduate Student Services Advisor

issaug@berkeley.edu

  • 6303A Dwinelle Hall
  • Mon Tue, Wed: in office; Thu, Fri: working remotely

Advising meetings will be conducted via Zoom for the foreseeable future.

Book an appointment here.

Undergraduate program information: student guidance and orientation; major, double major, and minor planning and declaration; study abroad course and requirements planning.

Pronouns: she/her/hers