Promoting Our Own

Dr. Richard I. Vogel, formerly Executive Associate Dean for Academic Programs, has been named Executive Vice Dean of the NYU College of Dentistry.

As Executive Vice Dean, Dr. Vogel will partner with the other members of the senior management teams at the Colleges of Dentistry and Nursing to ensure overall excellence of the academic programs and faculty. In addition, he will have direct oversight responsibility for NYUCD’s academic and clinical programs, with the Department Chairs, the Academic, Clinical, and Postgraduate Deans, and the Assistant Dean for Student Affairs and Admissions reporting directly to him.

Dr. Mark S. Wolff, Professor and Chair of the Department of Cariology & Comprehensive Care, has been named Associate Dean for Predoctoral Clinical Education, with responsibility for conceptualizing and implementing a clinical curriculum aimed at educating competent, ethical, humane, and critical thinking oral health professionals who can comfortably interrelate with other professional colleagues as integral members of the overall healthcare delivery team.

Reporting to the Executive Vice Dean, Dr. Wolff will partner with the Chairs of the various departments as well as with the Associate Deans for Academic Affairs and Clinical Affairs, and with the Office of Faculty and Staff Development, to ensure appropriate clinical integration of the basic, clinical, and behavioral sciences.

Ms. Margaret N. Farrell, formerly a Clinic Manager, has been promoted to Assistant Director of Human Resources. Ms. Farrell’s duties include administrative and staff recruitment, compensation, and performance evaluation.