Dean’s Office

The Dean’s Office is the administrative umbrella for the UW School of Veterinary Medicine. It houses the dean, several associate and assistant deans who supervise distinct administrative units for the school, and their support staff.

Mark D. Markel
Dean
(608) 263-6716
deansoffice@vetmed.wisc.edu

Dean’s Monthly Message

Dale Bjorling
Associate Dean for Research & Graduate Training
(608) 263-4808
dale.bjorling@wisc.edu
Research and Graduate Training

Ruthanne Chun
Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs & Teaching Hospital Director
(608) 263-6716
ruthanne.chun@wisc.edu
UW Veterinary Care

Lynn Maki
Associate Dean for Student Academic Affairs
lynn.maki@wisc.edu
(608) 263-2525
Office of Academic Affairs

Nancy Parkinson
Assistant Dean for Human Resources & Payroll
nancy.parkinson@wisc.edu
(608) 263-1158
Human Resources & Payroll

Edward Rodriguez
CFO, Associate Dean for Budget & Finance
(608) 263-3350
elrodriguez@wisc.edu

Peggy L. Schmidt
Associate Dean for Professional Programs
peggy.schmidt@wisc.edu

Kristi V. Thorson
Associate Dean for Advancement & Administration
(608) 265-9692
kristi.thorson@wisc.edu
Office for Advancement

Lauren Trepanier
Assistant Dean for Clinical & Translational Research
(608) 265-9022
lauren.trepanier@wisc.edu

Kenneth Waller III
Assistant Dean for Clinical Affairs
(608) 263-7656
kenneth.waller@wisc.edu

Jenny Dahlberg
Grants Administrator
(608) 890-2407
jenny.dahlberg@wisc.edu

Kaye Garrison
Assistant to the Dean
(608) 263-6716
kaye.garrison@wisc.edu