Student Success Manager by Program

The role of the Student Success Manager is to support students throughout their journey at WPI in a way that is complementary to the academic advising they receive in their departments. Student Success Managers help students by providing quick answers to their questions, helping them overcome obstacles, and showing them how to access important services offered by the university. They will connect regularly with the student, via phone and email, to ensure they are equipped with the tools to succeed in every course they take.  For general questions, please email: For PhD Students, please email:    

Program Contact
Aerospace Engineering Sam Doherty
Applied Mathematics Greg Cesar
Applied Physics Greg Cesar
Applied Statistics Greg Cesar
Biochemistry Sam Doherty
Bioinformatics & Computational Biology Sam Doherty
Biology & Biotechnology Samantha Doherty
Biomanufacturing Samantha Doherty
Biomedical Engineering Greg Cesar
Bioscience Management Samantha Doherty
Business Analytics Greg Cesar
Chemical Engineering Elizabeth Giangrande
Chemistry Elizabeth Giangrande
Civil and Environmental Engineering Samantha Doherty
Community Climate Adaptation Greg Cesar
Computer Science Elizabeth Giangrande
Construction Project Management Sam Doherty
Cybersecurity Elizabeth Giangrande
Data Science Lori Kendall-Taylor
Electrical and Computer Engineering Samantha Doherty
Financial Mathematics Greg Cesar
Financial Technology Greg Cesar
Fire Protection Engineering Sam Doherty
Industrial Mathematics Greg Cesar
Information Technology Elizabeth Giangrande
Innovation with User Experience Samantha Doherty
Interactive Media & Game Development Elizabeth Giangrande
Interdisciplinary Greg Cesar
Learning Sciences & Technology Elizabeth Giangrande
Life Science Management Sam Doherty
Management Greg Cesar
Manufacturing Engineering Sam Doherty
Marketing and Innovation Greg Cesar
Masters of Mathematics for Educators Greg Cesar
Master of Science in Mathematics for Educators Greg Cesar
Materials Engineering Sam Doherty
Materials Process Engineering Sam Doherty
Mechanical Engineering Sam Doherty
Medicinal Plant Chemistry Elizabeth Giangrande
Neuroscience Elizabeth Giangrande
Operations and Supply Chain Analytics Lori Kendall-Taylor
Physics Elizabeth Giangrande
Physics for Educators Elizabeth Giangrande
Power Systems Engineering Samantha Doherty
Robotics Engineering Lori Kendall-Taylor
Science & Technology for
Innovation in Global Development
Elizabeth Giangrande
Supply Chain Analytics Lori Kendall-Taylor
Supply Chain Essentials Lori Kendall-Taylor
Supply Chain Management Greg Cesar
Systems Engineering Lori Kendall-Taylor
Systems Engineering Leadership Lori Kendall-Taylor