The College of Arts and Sciences at CU Boulder is home to numerous high-performing, creative, innovative and all around excellent faculty, staff and students. 

The Dean's Advisory Board is a group of alumni responsible for advising the Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences.


Dean's Advisory Board Members

And at the college's center is the College of Arts and Sciences' administration, which includes the Dean's Office, Academic Advising and Advancement.

Explore the directories below to meet our staff:

Each year, the college recognizes excellent faculty with the honorific "Professor of Distinction." This prestigious title is reserved for scholars and artists of national and international distinction who are also recognized by their college peers as teachers and colleagues of exceptional talent. 


Awarded Professors of Distinction

In the spring of 2017, the University of Colorado Boulder created a new level of distinction for instructional faculty—"teaching professor." As of March, 2020, there have been 11 professorships awarded.


Awarded Teaching Professorships

Within the College of Arts and Sciences' administration is the Communications department, which helps support communications among all the departments and programs in the college. Please let us know if you have any questions or suggestions by sending an email to

Learn more about communications in the college

As part of the search for the new deans of division, the College of Arts and Sciences has organized three search committees. Below, please find the name of each member, their unit or department and their position title.

Learn more about the search committees