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TGS Staff

The Graduate School staff works closely with the staff and faculty of its partner schools. For specific information about a particular school or graduate program, we encourage you to contact that school or program directly. You will find this information by visiting the academic programs list.

Need more information about how TGS is structured? View our organizational chart.

Office of the Dean

Teresa Woodruff, PhD

Teresa Woodruff, PhD

Dean & Associate Provost

Email: tgsdean@northwestern.edu

Teresa K. Woodruff was appointed the Dean of The Graduate School and Associate Provost for Graduate Education in September 2017. Read full bio.

Gayle E. Woloschak, PhD

Gayle E. Woloschak, PhD

Associate Dean for Graduate Student and Postdoctoral Affairs

Email: tgs-adsa@northwestern.edu

Gayle Woloschak was appointed Associate Dean for Graduate Student and Postdoctoral Affairs in September 2018. Read full bio.

Angela G. Ray, PhD

Angela G. Ray, PhD

Associate Dean for Academic Affairs

Phone: 847-467-3267
Email: tgs-adaa@northwestern.edu

Angela G. Ray was appointed Associate Dean for Academic Affairs in September 2017. Read full bio.

Alison Tange

Alison Tange

Executive Assistant to the Dean of The Graduate School and Associate Provost for Graduate Education

Phone: 847-467-6613
Email: tgsdean-office@northwestern.edu

Academic Affairs

Stephanie Brehm, PhD

Stephanie Brehm, PhD

Assistant Director for Academic and Strategic Initiatives

Phone: 847-491-6703
Email: s-brehm@northwestern.edu

Admissions & Recruitment

Communications & Outreach

Diversity and Inclusion

English Language Programs

Julia Moore, PhD

Julia Moore, PhD

Director of English Language Programs

Phone: 847-491-5776
Email: jmm@northwestern.edu

Family Resources

Lesley Lundeen

Lesley Lundeen

Family Resource Liaison

Phone: 847-467-1460
Email: lesley.lundeen@northwestern.edu
Contact for: Questions, resource information, or a personal consultation on balancing academic responsibilities and family life.

Financial Administration

Laura Soria

Laura Soria

Associate Director of Graduate Student Funding and Operations

Phone: 847-467-6026
Email: lsoria@northwestern.edu

Graduate and Postdoctoral Training and Development

Research & Analysis

Student Life

Student Services