LdM Staff

LdM Leadership and staff

PRESIDENT AND CEO
Carla Guarducci

OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT AND CEO
Assistant to the President: Barbara Benedetti
Administrative Director: Francesca Gatti
Assistant to the CEO and Administrative Director: Lina Patricia Renzoni

REGISTRARS
Lara Cioni
Manuela Conti
Ilaria Contini
Louise Hoad
Malgorzata Stepien
Sigrid Veneri

OFFICE OF ACADEMIC AFFAIRS ACADEMIC COMMITTEE
Academic Quality Affairs: Rolf Bagemihl, Federica Anichini
Faculty Affairs: Solange Finardi
Department Administration and Cultural Programming: Alessandra Iavagnilio
Course and Faculty Administration: Markus Legner

DEPARTMENT SUPERVISION

SCHOOL OF LIBERAL ARTS AND SOCIAL SCIENCES
Ancient Studies: Guido Guarducci
Anthropology: Eva De Clercq
Art History: Carlotta Fuhs, Elisa Gradi
Communications: Brando de Leonardis
Education: Eva De Clercq
Environmental Studies and Geography: Marco Senfett
Gender Studies: Eva De Clercq
History: Franco Fiesoli
International Business: Rossana Ungaro
Literature: Stefano Gidari
Philosophy: Eva De Clercq
Political Science and International Studies: Rossana Ungaro
Psychology: Eva De Clercq
Religious Studies: Stefano Valentini (ad interim)
Sociology: Stefano Gidari Writing: Stefano Gidari

SCHOOL OF ITALIAN LANGUAGE AND CULTURE IN FLORENCE
Academic Coordination: Anna Baldini, Laura Lamponi
Faculty Administration: Beatrice Scaffidi

SCHOOL OF CREATIVE ARTS
Media Arts and Studies: Alessandra Iavagnilio
Painting, Drawing and Mixed Media: Elisa Gradi, Gregory Burney
Performing Arts: Alessandra Iavagnilio
Photography: Gianluca Maver
Printmaking: Elisa Gradi, Gregory Burney
Restoration: Carlotta Fuhs
Sculpture and Ceramics: Elisa Gradi, Gregory Burney

SCHOOL OF DESIGN
Architecture: Donatella Caruso
Fashion Design, Marketing and Merchandising: Clara Henry
Graphic Design: Academic Committee (ad interim)
Interior Design: Donatella Caruso
Jewelry Design: Yoko Shimizu

SCHOOL OF NUTRITION, ITALIAN GASTRONOMY AND CULTURE
Nutrition: Giulio Capotondo
Italian Gastronomy and Culture: Giulio Capotondo

SCHOOL OF SCIENCE AND MATHEMATICS
Chemistry: Beate Klingenberg
Mathematics: Beate Klingenberg

SCHOOL OF AGRICULTURE
Agricultural Studies and Technologies: Arianna Pacini (ad interim)

STUDENT AFFAIRS AND ADVISING
Dean of Students: Aimee Call
Coordination of Student Advising: Ambra Balzani, Elena Giannini
Coordination of Housing Administration Office: Veronica Vilchis, Melanie Blumoehr
Coordination of Housing Operations and Apartment Management: Elena Forzieri
Clubs and Activities Coordination: Jordan Beatty, Giulia Terrosi
Volounteer Activities: Caterina Carrato, Tiffany Sheldon

STUDENT ADVISORS
Alice Fischer
Lidija Loncar
Martina Di Salvatore
Erika Villasenor
Mei Gontran (Tuscania)

HOUSING ADMINISTRATION OFFICE
Martina Fulico
Serena Malevolti

HOUSING OPERATIONS AND APARTMENT MANAGEMENT OFFICE
Patrizia Mastrodonato Anna Schirru

MARKETING
Web Manager: Francesco Mugnai
Marketing and Communication: Elena Putignano
Graphic Design: Ida Kvist, Alexander Salazar
Social Media Editor: Nona Debenham

FINANCE AND HUMAN RESOURCES
Chief Finance Officer: Paolo Lapi
Accountant: Bruno Politi
Administrative Coordination: Daniele Innocenti

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Basis

LIBRARY
Arnaldo Albergo
Federico Fiorentini

MAINTENANCE
Maintenance Coordination: Fabio Bartoli

LdM US ACADEMIC RELATIONS AND STUDENT SERVICES
Director of Student Services: Amy Farley
Dean of Academic Development: Eny Di Iorio
Director of Academic Strategy and Outreach: Rachel Massey
Director of University Relations: Maria Josè Angel Mex
Senior University Relations Coordinator: Stefania Migliori
Student Services & University Relations Coordinator: Ai Doan
Student Services and Marketing Coordinator: Emily Gallegos

ADVISORY COUNCIL
Peter Arnell
Prof. Sandro Bernardi, University of Florence
Dott. Luigi De Siervo
Prof. Gaudenz Freuler, Universität Zürich
Prof. Giancarlo Gentilini, University of Perugia
Dott. Stefano Giuntoli, University of Florence
Prof. Jerzy Miziolek, University of Warsaw
Prof. Ludovica Sebregondi, University of Florence
Prof. Michael Shapiro, University of Hawai’i at Mānoa

STRATEGIC ADVISORY COMMITTEE
Jennifer Allen, Academic Programs International
Natalie Schlegel, Bentley University
Meredith Wilson, Clemson University
Victor Betancourt-Santiago, Marymount University
Jane Decatur, Framingham State University
Chris Deegan, University of Illinois at Chicago
Sharon Foerster, Academic Programs International
Jennifer Graff, University of Wisconsin Oshkosh
Richard Mitten, Baruch College
Lynn Neddo, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
John Peters, Marist College
Sarita Rai, University of Hawai’i at Mānoa
Skye Stephenson, Keene State College
David Whillock, Texas Christian University