College of Science


Michael Pollastri, PhD, Interim Dean 
Brent Nelson, PhD, Associate Dean, Undergraduate Affairs
Mark R. Patterson, PhD, Associate Dean, Research and Graduate Affairs
Frederick C. Davis, PhD, Associate Dean, Faculty Affairs, Diversity and Inclusion
Chris Kelly, Associate Dean, Administration and Finance                                                                                               
James Poulos, MA, Associate Dean, Development
Lauren Machunis, MS, Assistant Dean, Undergraduate Advising and Enrollment Management
Kellie Melchin, MS, Assistant Dean, Graduate Administration

115 Richards Hall
617.373.8583 (fax)

Graduate Admissions and Student Services Office

The College of Science seeks to offer advanced students outstanding academics and real-world research experience through cutting-edge research opportunities that are both discipline-based and interdisciplinary. Our doctoral and master’s degree programs in the physical sciences, life sciences, and mathematics seek to give students a deep understanding of emerging fields such as chemical biology, cognition and neuroscience, environmental and marine science, biochemistry, bioinformatics, biotechnology, nanoscience, and network science. Our programs are positioned at the forefront of discovery, invention, and innovation. We seek to prepare students and professionals to enter the scientific workforce serving the academy, government, or private sector.