Karen Kashmanian Oates

Dean of Arts & Sciences & Prof

Arts & Sciences

Office: Salisbury Labs 121

Phone: 508-831-4677

Before joining WPI as the Peterson Family Dean of Arts and Sciences, I was the deputy director for undergraduate education at the National Science Foundation. I was also the founding provost at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology, associate dean and director at George Mason University, and the co-P.I. on a large, national dissemination grant entitled Science Education for New Civic Engagements and Responsibilities (SENCER). ... View Profile

Monica Ellis

Dir Acdmc Advc-Arts & Sciences


Phone: 508-831-4836

Robert Krueger

Associate Professor

Director, Environmental and Sustainability Studies
Co-Director, London Project Center
Director, Worcester Community Project Center

Social Science & Policy Studies

Office: SL 223C

Phone: 508-831-5110

Robert Krueger is the founding director of WPI's Environment and Sustainability Studies Program. He has been a Co-Principal Investigator on two U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) grants focused on environmental justice issues in Worcester. He serves as co-chair of the EPA’s Environmental Justice Working Group. He is also board president of the Regional Environmental Council. A broad, international audience recognizes Krueger’s scholarship on urban sustainability. He has published dozens of papers in prestigious internationally peer-reviewed journals. ... View Profile

Debra Ofcarcik

Sr Administrative Assistant VI

Arts & Sciences

Phone: 508-831-4678


Rebecca Ouellette

Director of Operations

Arts & Sciences

Phone: 508-831-4964