EE Student Information

Department Administration



Jelena Vuckovic
Packard 175
(650) 723-5782

Departmental policy and programs, Chair of Department Executive Committee.

Assistant to the Chair

Marsha Dillon
Packard 174
(650) 723-6471 

Department chair’s administrative support.

Associate Chair of Undergraduate Education

John Pauly
Packard 358

Undergraduate curriculum, TAs, Student Advising

Associate Chair of Graduate Education

Brad Osgood
Packard 271

Graduate curriculum, TAs, Quals, Student progress, Curricular Practical Training (CPT)

Associate Chair of Admissions

Howard Zebker
Packard 334


Associate Chair of Diversity and Inclusion

Kunle Olukotun
Gates 302

Providing equitable and inclusive operations throughout the department.

Director of Finance and Operations

Mary K. McMahon
Packard 174
(650) 723-4607

Department administration, financial management, personnel, facilities.

Financial Officer

Lisa Sickorez
Packard 176
(650) 723-2877

Administers operating budget, gift funds; faculty and staff payroll, and other financial forms.

Faculty & Staff Affairs Manager

Chet Frost
Packard 170
(650) 724-7630

Responsible for faculty searches, appointments/reappointments/promotions, and staff appointments. Serves as the primary staffing contact.

Faculty & Staff Affairs Administrator

Edwin Mendoza
Packard 170
(650) 725-9319

Responsible for processing short-term faculty appointments including visiting professors, consulting professors, and lecturers. Serves as department time and leave administrator.

Instructional Labs Manager

Aria Rashidi
Packard 168
(650) 723-1660

Manages the facilities and scheduling for the department's teaching labs.

Admissions & Student Services 

Director of Student & Academic Services

Meo Kittiwanich
Packard 165
(650) 723-6539

Manage administration of student services: admissions, degree progress, course scheduling and financial aid. Evaluation of graduate applications and financial aid awards.

Degree Progress Officer

Rachel Pham
Packard 165
(650) 723-3194

Monitor degree progress for graduate and undergraduate students. Advise graduate and undergraduate students on department and university policies and procedures relating to degree progress. Approve academic forms. Management of PhD oral exam committees and reading committees. Responsible for the department's Commencement events.

Academic Affairs & Programs Administrator

Marisa Cheng
Packard 164
(650) 725-9327 

Manages and coordinates courses and curriculum for Graduate and Undergraduate courses. Manages teaching assistant and course grader appointments as well as the Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) Program.

Student Financial Officer

Teresa Nguyen
Packard 164
(650) 736-8171

Primary contact for graduate student financial inquiries. Process and monitor department's student financial appointments. Visiting Student Researcher (VSR) and Postdoctoral Appointments point person for EE administrative staff for the processing of VSR and Postdoctoral forms and appointments.

Research IT & Web Services 

Contact for support and inquiries. Thanks!

Faculty Director

Boris Murmann
Allen 103

Web Content Manager

Rachelle Mozeleski
Packard 176
(650) 724-1080

Internal and external department web content creation, management and strategy.

System and Network Development Management/IT Manager

Joe Little
Gates 456
(650) 725-6115

EE IT Manager, Manager of the Gates Building EE networks & computer facilities, and developer of administrative applications.

System and Network Development Management/System Administrator/Developer

Thomas Carlson
Allen 214
(650) 725-3645

Department network and system administrator for the Allen Building.

System and Network Development Management/Systems and Network Manager

John DeSilva
Packard 168
(650) 736-0460

EE Manager of the Packard Building networks and computer facilities.

System and Network Development Management/Web and System Administrator/Developer

Eric Wheeler
Packard 168
(650) 721-2413

EE department web developer and system administrator.


Facilities and Health & Safety

Kenny Green
Packard 115
(650) 724-3310

Packard and Allen buildings facilities services manager, health & safety and space inventory coordinator.