Graduate School Administration
Amy Liberi, Dr. Howard Marchitello, and Bethany Lawton

Graduate School Administration

Dr. Howard Marchitello

Senior Associate Dean for Research and the Graduate School – Camden
Phone: (856) 225-6149

  • Manages all matters pertaining to the Graduate School
  • Processes promotion/tenure packets
  • Arranges matters pertaining to external review and reaccreditation of all FASC departments and programs
  • Develops special programs connected to The Graduate School
  • Oversees relevant aspects of research centers and institutes  

Amy Liberi

Assistant Dean III

Phone: (856) 225-6149 or (856) 225-2765

  • Organizes orientation and admitted students’ day
  • Plans Celebration of Graduate Student Research and Creative Activities and Annual Faculty Research Fellow Lecture
  • Plans workshops and networking events for graduate students
  • Coordinates the Graduate Student Advisory Council
  • Works with campus partners to implement professional development opportunities to improve student success
  • Verifies graduation eligibility including thesis and dissertation style review
  • Plans Faculty of Arts and Sciences Commencement

Bethany Lawton

Coordinator of Administrative Services
Phone: (856) 225-6149 or (856) 225-6971

  • Provides administrative support for the Graduate School
  • Processes graduate academic approvals/ forms, including Transient Credit Approval, Transfer Credit Approval, G Prefix Approval, Incomplete Grade Extension Forms, Re-enrollment Forms, PhD Full Time Certifications, Change of Status Forms, Program Transfer, Withdrawal Forms, and Graduation Forms
  • Administers student conference travel and research grants
  • Assists the Associate Dean for the Graduate School and Graduate Departments with distribution of scholarship funding and TA/GA contracts
  • Assists with graduation eligibility verifications
  • Manages Graduate School Web content updates
  • Assists with Graduate School External Reporting (NSF, CGS/GRE, and Survey of Earned Doctorates)
  • Works with Institutional Research and Registrar’s Office to distribute student academic progress reports (Incomplete, C and Lower Report)
  • Serves as a liaison with Admissions, Financial Aid, Student Accounting, and Registrar’s Offices
  • Assists the Associate Dean for Research and the Graduate School with FAS Research Initiatives and implementation

Faculty of Arts and Sciences Administration

Dr. Kriste Lindenmeyer, Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences and the Graduate School | (856) 225-6097

Graduate Program Directors

Graduate Program Directors List and Contact Information