Dean of Undergraduate Studies
Boynton Hall 108A
Arthur Heinricher is the Dean of Undergraduate Studies and a Professor of Mathematical Sciences. Dr. Heinricher joined the faculty of WPI in 1992, with a Bachelor of Science degree in Applied Mathematics from the University of Missouri-St. Louis, as well as a Ph.D. in Mathematics from Carnegie Mellon. At WPI, Art's teaching has focused on first and second year students; he has also been very active in advising MQP's and IQP's. He has extensive experience in the pre-college area, including the "Mathematics in Industry Institutes for Teachers," and the "Focus on Mathematics Partnership" programs. Art has served as PI on a very successful REU (Research Experiences for Undergraduates) program that has brought college math students from across the nation to WPI in the summers.
Associate Dean for the First Year
Boynton Hall 1st Floor
Kristin Wobbe is the Associate Dean for the First Year and formerly served as Head of the Chemistry and Biochemistry Department. She joined the faculty of WPI in 1995 as a John C. Metzger Associate Professor of Chemistry. Dr. Wobbe received her Bachelor of Science in Chemistry in 1983 from St. Olaf College and her Ph. D. in Biochemistry in 1991 from Harvard. Professor Wobbe has extensive teaching experience, ranging from first year students to graduate students. She was instrumental in the creation of the Great Problems Seminar program, as well as advising numerous MQP students and graduate students in biochemical research.
Director of Academic Advising
Daniels Hall 1st Floor
Dale Snyder joined WPI in 1998 as the Director of the Academic Resources Center after retiring from the U.S. Navy. In 2004, she assumed the position of Director of Academic Advising. She earned her Bachelor of Science degree from Plymouth State University in Plymouth, New Hampshire and her Masters degree in Education Administration from Old Dominion University in Norfolk, Virginia. Dale is member of National Academic Advising Association (NACADA), National Association of Developmental Education (NADE) and the Learning Association of New England (LAANE).
Associate Director of First Year Advising Programs
Daniels Hall 1st Floor
Connie Aramento is the Associate Director of Academic Advising and First Year Advising Programs. Connie joined WPI in 2005 and served as the Assistant Director of Student Activities through September 2006 prior to her current position. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree in International Studies from St. John Fisher College in Rochester, NY, as well as a Masters degree in Educational Leadership with a concentration in Student Development from Central Connecticut State University in New Britain, CT. Connie is a Certified Holistic Health Counselor from the Institute for Integrative Nutrition in New York City. She is also a member of National Academic Advising Association (NACADA).Maintained by firstname.lastname@example.org
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