Office of Academic Affairs

The Office of Academic Affairs is committed to offering a supportive and enabling environment for all faculty members in the College of Visual and Performing Arts. We offer a broad range of services in support of faculty teaching, research, and professional development.


  • Ralph Lorenz

    Ralph Lorenz

    Senior Associate Dean
    Professor, Music Composition, Theory, and History
    Interim Department Chair, Film and Media Arts

  • Elisa Dekaney

    Elisa Dekaney

    Associate Dean, Research, Graduate Studies, and Internationalization
    Professor, Music Education

  • Betsy Henderson portrait.

    Betsy Henderson

    Senior Administrator

Contact Information

205 Crouse College
Syracuse University
Syracuse NY 13244-1010

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