Administration

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Fred Schwarzbach
Dean, Liberal Studies & Clinical Professor
Dean Schwarzbach earned his A.B and M.A. from Columbia University, and received his Ph.D. from London University. His publications include the books Dickens and the City and Victorian Artists and the City, editions of Dickens' American Notes and Anne Bronte's Agnes Gray, as well as numerous scholarly chapters, articles, and review essays on Victorian and modern British literature and culture. He is also a founding member of the American Friends of the Dickens House Museum. He has taught at University College London, Washington University in St. Louis, Louisiana State University, Washington State University, and Kent State University, where he served as chair of the Department of English.

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Robert Squillace
Associate Dean, Academic Affairs & Clinical Professor
Robert Squillace received his B.A. in English/Creative Writing from Princeton and his Ph.D. in Modern British Literature from Columbia. His primary scholarly work has focused on the Edwardian novelist Arnold Bennett. Squillace has served as Assistant and subsequently Associate Dean for Academic Affairs in Liberal Studies since the fall of 2007. He has been instrumental in developing the program’s B.A. in Global Liberal Studies. He is active in the field of educational technology; in the last five years he has presented at more than half a dozen major educational technology conferences in the US and Europe. He currently co-chairs NYU’s User Advisory Group for educational technology and serves on its ePortfolio and LMS/iCMS committees

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Beth Haymaker
Director, Global Programs

Beth Haymaker is Director of Global Programs at Liberal Studies and an academic advisor for students who study away. She earned her M.F.A. from Indiana University and her B.A. from University of Illinois. Prior to joining NYU Liberal Studies, Beth worked in book publishing. She has been with Liberal Studies since 2005.

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Billy Helton
Senior Director, Administration

Billy Helton is Senior Director of Administration for Liberal Studies and oversees program administrative functions and operations. He received his M.S. from New Jersey Institute of Technology.

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Jonathon White
Associate Dean, Students

Jonathon White earned his M.B.A. from the NYU Stern School of Business and his B.A. from Cornell University. His career has been dedicated to student affairs in higher education, including academic advising and support, study abroad and international programs, internship and career services, student engagement and activities, honors programs and fellowships, admissions and recruitment, and financial aid.  Originally from Flint, Michigan, Jon has lived in New York City since 1998 and has previously worked at institutions such as The New School and NYU Stern School of Business. Jon joined Liberal Studies in 2015.

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Leah Guarino-Ramirez, M.A.
New York University
Assistant Director, Students

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Katie Bisang, M.Ed.
University of Vermont
Academic Advisor

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Axel Otto Keating, B.A.
New York University
Administrative Aide

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Vik Keenan, M.A.
New York University
Academic Advisor

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Hannah Pingleton, M.A.
New York University
Student Affairs Administrator

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Yenifer Romero, M.A.
New York University
Academic Advisor

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Stephanie Santiago, M.A.
University of San Diego
Academic Advisor

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Candace Sumner-Robinson, M.S.
Towson University
Academic Advisor

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Victor Velasco, M.A.
New York University
Academic Advisor

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Fahiym Wasi, M.A.
Stony Brook University
Academic Advisor

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Richelle McLean
Administrative Aide

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Yoko Sasaki, M.A.

New York University
Global Academic Advisor
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Sentienla Toy, Ph.D
New York University
Global Academic Advisor
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Steven Baker, M.A.
New York University
Office Manager/Assistant to the Dean

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Kara Burritt, M.A.
Georgetown University
Manager, Content and Publications

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Jeffrey Madeo, B.A.
New York University
Administrative Aide

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Angela Null, B.A.
New York University
Administrative Aide II

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Irene Hahn, J.D.
Stanford University
Assistant Director, Academic Administration

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Amy Males, B.A.
New York University
Academic Administrator

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Shirley Smalls-Smith
Administrative Aide

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Jean McMahon
Administrative Aide II