Moriah VanVleet

Department Manager & Academic Personnel Coordinator

issahr@berkeley.edu

  • 6321 Dwinelle Hall
  • Monday-Friday 8:30AM-5PM

(working from home as of March 17)

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.

Seth Arnopole

Graduate Student Services Advisor

issag@berkeley.edu (for campus business)

  • 6313 Dwinelle Hall
  • Monday-Friday 8:30AM-5PM

(working from home as of March 16)

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.

Elizabeth LaVarge-Baptista

Financial Administrator

issabus@berkeley.edu

  • 6311 Dwinelle Hall
  • Monday-Thursday 8AM-5PM

(working from home as of March 16)

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.

Amanda Minafo

Undergraduate Student Services Advisor

issaug@berkeley.edu

  • 6303A Dwinelle Hall
  • Monday – Friday 8:30am - 5pm

(working from home as of March 17.)
Advising meetings will be conducted via Zoom for the foreseeable future.

on vacation: March 23-25

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

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