Undergraduate Program Staff

Paul Lipton
Associate Dean for Undergraduate Education
111 Robertson Hall
plipton@princeton.edu
609-258-2746

The Associate Dean for Undergraduate Education oversees the undergraduate curriculum and its overseas programs, manages the teaching and operations budget, serves as advisor to students, supervises the staff of the program office, and directs the funding of student thesis and field work. Serves on the faculty committee that governs it.

Monica Ruscil
Director, Undergraduate Program and Career Services
110 Robertson Hall
mgruscil@princeton.edu
609-258-4818

Monica directs the day-to-day operations of the Undergraduate Program, implements strategic department policies, facilitates special projects and workshops for undergraduate students, and advises undergrads on their degree progress toward graduation. She also provides career advice for juniors interested in pursuing public service internships and assists seniors in securing fellowships and jobs in government and nonprofit organizations.

Jan Burch
Academic Coordinator, Undergraduate Program
112 Robertson Hall
jburch@princeton.edu
609-258-4817

Jan’s responsibilities include the administrative oversight and management of the School's undergraduate courses, the management and distribution of thesis research and internship funding, and oversight of the department budget. She is also responsible for the maintenance of confidential student information, including grades and degree progress.

Georgette Harrison
Administrative Coordinator, Undergraduate Program
113 Robertson Hall
gharriso@princeton.edu
609-258-4861

Georgette provides administrative support to the director of the Undergraduate Program. She manages the concentration declaration process, handles general student inquiries and maintains the department website, database, and a number of student list-services. Her other responsibilities include maintaining confidential student records and oversight of the department budget. She also organizes and schedules the departments’ senior comprehensive exams.