Kathryn G. Low

Kathryn G. Low



Dean of the Faculty's Office

Interim Dean

Lane Hall, Room 120



Pettengill Hall,

Interim Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of the Faculty


As Interim Dean of the Faculty and Vice President for Academic Affairs, Kathy Low’s responsibilities include faculty recruitment, review, tenure and promotion, and nurturing faculty career development in the arenas of instruction, scholarship, and community engagement. She oversees the curriculum and academic initiatives. She works closely with the Registrar, the Harward Center for Community Partnerships, the Bates Dance Festival, and the Office of Sponsored Programs and Research Compliance. She is a member of the College’s senior administrative team and is the chief academic officer.

The Dean of the Faculty values a strong faculty as the foundation of an outstanding College and all in the Office organize their work to advance and support the faculty.