Administrative Operations supports the administrative functions of the FAS faculty and staff in collaboration with the other FAS and University central administrative offices by providing training and guidance across a number of functions including system and policy implementations, change management, risk management, and procurement and card services.
Interim Dean for Administration and Finance, Associate Dean of Administrative Operations: Mary Ann Bradley
The Office of Animal Resources (OAR) is the central animal care department for Harvard's FAS campus. Services provided by OAR include: research animal procurement from commercial vendors, import of animals from and export of animals to academic institutions; daily animal care and health assessment; veterinary care; infectious disease monitoring; animal quarantine; and research model/protocol consultation.
Director: Kathleen Pritchett-Corning
FAS Office of Finance, in partnership with the University, supports the mission and strategic objectives of the Faculty of Arts & Sciences. We promote an environment of financial integrity to safeguard assets, enable optimal use of resources, and facilitate informed decision making. In collaboration with FAS and University communities, we act as financial stewards to provide high-quality, timely, and accurate services to FAS leadership, faculty, staff, and students.
Associate Dean: Jay Herlihy
FAS Human Resources works to attract, develop and engage a diverse, talented staff committed to excellence and mutual respect, and to create a collaborative and inclusive work environment that contributes to the sustainability of the FAS community and supports the FAS teaching and research mission.
Associate Dean: Tiffany Jadotte
Education and Support Services
Physical Resources & Planning
The Office of Physical Resources & Planning (OPRP) ensures that the campus supports the research, teaching and student life of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences. We provide complete and integrated planning and design services, construction management, and building renewal, maintenance and operations management to maintain the excellence and heritage of the physical environment.
Associate Dean: Zak Gingo
Research Administration Services
Research Administration Services (RAS) supports the research and scholarly activities of FAS & SEAS faculty in collaboration with research and administrative staff by providing development and administrative services.