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Dr. Morgan Pitelka

Dr. Morgan Pitelka

Department Chair
mpitelka@unc.edu
(919) 843-5561
Dr. Pamela Lothspeich

Dr. Pamela Lothspeich

Associate Chair & Director of Undergraduate Studies
ploth@email.unc.edu
Dr. Nadia Yaqub

Dr. Nadia Yaqub

Director of Graduate Studies
yaqub@email.unc.edu
919-843-8149
Ms. Lori Harris

Ms. Lori Harris

Department Manager
Contact Lori for HR or payroll issues including overloads, adjunct appointments, and TA hiring. Students, contact her for help with Tracker adjustments or Study Abroad credit approval.
lori@unc.edu
(919) 843-5340
Ms. Ash Barnes

Ms. Ash Barnes

Student Services Specialist
Ash is the person to contact about crosslisted courses. Students, she can help you with solving class and schedule issues, discussing departmental opportunities, talking about study abroad, and connecting with campus resources. Prospective students or parents, contact Ash if you want to arrange a visit or learn more about the department. Ash also handles publicity, so contact her to inform us about something that’s happening, or if you’d like to join our events listserv.
wow@unc.edu
(919) 445-1208
Ms. Melissa Isiguzo

Ms. Melissa Isiguzo

Administrative Support Associate
Contact Melissa if you need help with New West 103, 219, or Hanes Art 215 room reservations; any questions or concerns about New West facilities; help getting in contact with DAMES faculty or staff; or any other questions you may have. If she doesn’t have the answer to your question, she can direct you to the person who will.
misiguzo@unc.edu
(919) 962-4294
Ms. Angelika Straus

Ms. Angelika Straus

Accounting Technician
Angelika handles all financial services, including budgets, event and travel funding, payments and reimbursements. If you wish to transfer funds to DAMES, notify us of an award or funding commitment to one of our faculty, or collect on a funding commitment from DAMES, please contact her.
ask@email.unc.edu
(919) 445-1199