Contact the dean’s office

The dean’s office of the College of Arts and Sciences is home to 22 departments and programs under the divisions of fine arts, humanities, natural sciences, and social sciences.

Check back late spring 2016 for a full listing of all COAS faculty and staff.

Deans and associate deans

  • Bernard A. Mair, Ph.D.

    Dean

    COAS

    Locke Hall, Suite 101 2441 Sixth Street, NW

    (202) 806-6700

  • Terri Adams, Ph.D.

    Associate Dean

    Social Sciences

    Locke Hall, Suite 101 2441 Sixth Street, NW

    (202) 806-6700

  • Robert M. Catchings, Ph.D.

    Associate Dean

    Natural Sciences

    Locke Hall, Suite 101 2441 Sixth Street, NW

    (202) 806-6700

  • James J. Davis, Ph.D.

    Associate Dean

    Humanities

    Locke Hall, Suite 101 2441 Sixth Street, NW

    (202) 806-6700

  • Gwendolyn H. Everett, Ph.D.

    Associate Dean

    Fine Arts

    Childers Hall 2455 Sixth Street, NW

    (202) 806-7040

Administrative staff

  • Alveta Addison

    Special Assistant to the Dean

    Student Affairs

    Locke Hall, Suite 114 2441 Sixth Street, NW

    (202) 806-7360

  • David Austin

    Coordinator

    Duplicating Center

    Locke Hall, Suite B-19 2441 Sixth Street, NW

    (202) 806-6715

  • Anteneh Girma

    Director

    Information Technology

    Locke Hall, Suite 134 2441 Sixth Street, NW

    (202) 806-9279

  • Alma Kemp

    Office Manager

    COAS

    Locke Hall, Suite 101 2441 Sixth Street, NW

    (202) 806-6700

Department and program chairs

News and announcements …

The Department of English has received a $100,000 HBCU Humanities Initiative grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities to support “Seshat: A Howard University Digital Humanities Initiative,” a year-long project that generates new digital humanities data in African-American literary studies.

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COAS Parent Orientation

To Be Announced Please joins us for the COAS Parent Orientation for the parents of our new students. The time and location …

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