Jacqueline Dunbar-Jacob, PhD, RN, FAAN
Dean and Distinguished Service Professor of Nursing
Sandra J. Engberg, PhD, RN, CRNP, FAAN
Associate Dean for Graduate Clinical Education and Professor
firstname.lastname@example.org | 412-624-6616
Oversees the MSN and DNP degree programs, accreditation, evaluation, student international activities, faculty practice and the activities of the office of Educational Technology & Innovation.
Julius Kitutu, PhD, MSc, MEd
Associate Dean for Student Affairs & Alumni Relations and Assistant Professor
email@example.com | 412-624-2408
Provides academic and non-academic support services for students, including recruitment, admissions, graduation, placement processes and administering of scholarships. Implements School of Nursing goals related to Public Relations, Marketing, Website and Special Events.
Kathryn R. Puskar, DrPH, RN, FAAN
Associate Dean for Undergraduate Education and Professor
firstname.lastname@example.org | 412-624-5731
Oversees the baccalaureate programs, accreditation, evaluation, and Nursing Honors program.
Cynthia Allshouse, MBA, CPA
Assistant Dean for Administration
email@example.com | 412-624-6905
Manages key administrative functions of the School, including financial and grants administration, space management, personnel management and administrative support.
Erin Breen, BA
firstname.lastname@example.org | 412-624-9021
Assists the Senior Building Operations Manager. Addresses building help tickets and troubleshoots problems with photocopiers, security cards, and keys. Processes billing of photocopying and supplies.
Linda Chang, BA
email@example.com | 412-624-3866
Serves as administrative assistant to the Assistant Dean for Administration. Monitors and processes faculty/staff/post doc (re)appointments and manages personnel data and reports.
Nancy Cottom, MA
Assigned to Health and Community Systems, assisting with all pre and post award sponsored research projects, including individual fellowship grants (F series) for students whose mentor is assigned to HCS, and all training grants (T series) for the SON.
firstname.lastname@example.org | 412-383-8841
Accounting responsibility for School RDF, restricted (non-scholarship), and capital accounts; oversight of Dean’s office operating expenses; serves as the School's primary resource for PRISM, P-card and PantherExpress; assists with payroll and WePay.
Stephanine Duplaga, BA
Executive Assistant to Dean Jacqueline Dunbar-Jacob
email@example.com | 412-624-7838
Serves as Executive Assistant to the Dean, Office Manager, and administrator of the Dean's calendar, NIH funded research, and budgets. Handles faculty promotion, Board of Visitors, and faculty orientation. Support staff for Dean’s Council, Total Faculty, and ARPT.
Debra Evansky, BA
firstname.lastname@example.org | 412-624-839
Develops, directs and supervises the Grants Administration function within the school. Serves as the primary liaison with the Office of Research.
Roberta Fiore, MSN, RN
Clinical Site Coordinator
email@example.com | 412-624-9018
Coordinates clinical placements for students in the undergraduate and graduate programs. Monitors affiliation agreements (contracts) with outpatient clinical agencies utilized by graduate program; assures compliance in all affiliation agreement requirements.
Janine Gould, BS
firstname.lastname@example.org | 412-648-8511
Assigned to Acute and Tertiary Care (ATC), assisting with all pre and post award sponsored research projects, including individual fellowship grants (F series) for students whose mentor is assigned to ATC.
Georgette Lamanti, BS
email@example.com | 412-624-5965
Assigned to Health Promotion and Development and the Department of Nurse Anesthesia, assisting with all pre and post award sponsored research projects, including individual fellowship grants (F series) for students whose mentor is assigned to HPD or DNA, and all HRSA grants for the SON.
Leah Pollino, BS
firstname.lastname@example.org | 412-624-5320
Assists with administrative and personnel functions, including the appointment of students workers and GSA/TA/TF/GSRs. Monitors and maintains current and archived personnel records, including RN Licensure and certifications. Staff support for Bylaws/Policy and Planning and Budget Committees.
email@example.com | 412-624-9016
Supports the skills and simulation laboratories, including setting-up, scheduling, operating equipment, interacting with WISER staff, ordering/maintaining inventory and reconciling the budget.
Serves as administrative assistant to the Associate Dean for Graduate Clinical Education and the Associate Director of the Center for Research and Evaluation. Staff support for Academic Integrity, MSN Council, Evaluation Steering and Courier service.
Deborah Zipay, BS, MBA
Associate Budget Director
firstname.lastname@example.org | 412-383-9585
Prepares the annual operating budget, monitors spending, evaluates fiscal operations and oversees payroll. Serves as administrative supervisor for financial grant activities.
Senior Building Operations Manager
email@example.com | 412-624-9579
Serves as building manager for the Victoria Building, including all aspects of the building operations as they affect the residents. Coordinates building construction and space management.