Division Contacts

Contact Links

  • Central Division Staff contact information available here.
  • Department Staff, College Nine and John R. Lewis College Staff contact information available here.
  • Institute for Social Transformation Staff contact information available here.
  • Division Organizational Chart available here.
Kyle Eischen
  • Title
    • Assistant Dean
    • Academic Planning and Research
  • Division Social Sciences Division
  • Department
    • Social Sciences Division
    • Sociology Department
  • Affiliations South Asia Studies
  • Phone
  • Email
  • Fax
  • Office Location
    • Humanities & Social Sciences Building, 460J Humanities & Social Sciences Bldg.
  • Mail Stop Division Of Social Sciences
  • Mailing Address
    • 1156 High Street
    • Santa Cruz CA 95064

Summary of Expertise

* Responsible for academic planning: temporary academic staffing (TAS) and curriculum leave planning (CLP)
* Academic research
* Program and curriculum evaluation and planning
* Course development, approvals, and modifications
* Responsible for allocations regarding teaching assistant planning, including training, method, and lab instruction
* Resource for academic data and processes, as well as clarifications on enrollments and academic planning processes
* Divisional contact for CLP account approvals
* Help with individual, departmental, or research center issues
* Academic Human Resources (as impacting on academic or research issues) including, for example, the Enhanced Emeriti Program, research fellowships or GSR questions linked to grants, or questions regarding lecturers
* Address questions surrounding funding opportunities, strategies, and the grants process for both government and private sources. Divisional liaison to the Student Success/EAB Advisory Committee, the Classroom Subcommittee (along with Jill Esterás), and the Chancellor's Diversity Advisory Council.
* Identifies government and private funding opportunities and strategies