Berkeley English Staff

322 Wheeler Hall
general phone: 510-642-3467
fax: 510-642-8738

Department offices will be closed beginning March 17 per the "shelter in place" order put out by the County of Alameda. Please check faculty and staff individual pages for current contact information.


If you'd like to submit an announcement for our calendar, please e-mail announcements_english@berkeley.edu.

Darrend Brown

Darrend Brown

Educational technology support, web manager, media equipment issuance, Berkeley Connect technical liaison. 

I am currently working at home.  Best way to reach me is e-mail or mobile.   

Education Technology Specialist

Wheeler Hall, room 319
dvb@berkeley.edu
(510) 643-3771 mobile: (510) 992-9746

Joemari Cedro

Joemari Cedro

Financial management, operational and programmatic budgets, financial advice, journals, payroll.

 

I am working remotely, beginning March 10. Please contact me by email or through my remote phone number at (510) 982-6931. I can also meet with you over video conference through Zoom.

Financial Analyst

320 Wheeler Hall
jcedro@berkeley.edu
(510) 642-5329

Grace de Guzman

Grace de Guzman

Front office coordination and Wheeler Hall room reservations, procurement and reimbursement requests, manages the cohort of work study student assistants.

Working remotely, beginning March 17, 2020.  Please send an email to g.deguzman@berkeley.edu for assistance.

Administrative Coordinator

322 Wheeler Hall
g.deguzman@berkeley.edu
(510) 643-9084

Linda Fitzgerald

Linda Fitzgerald

Oversees all department operations including financial management, student services, academic personnel, IT, facilities, and human resources. Department staff supervisor.

Working remotely as of March 17, 2020. Please get in touch by email.

Department Manager

322 Wheeler Hall
fitzgerald@berkeley.edu
510 642-2061

Laurie Kerr

Laurie Kerr

Course scheduling, instructor assignments, curriculum-related matters.

I am working remotely as of March 16. Please get in touch by email.

Curriculum Coordinator

322 Wheeler
l_kerr@berkeley.edu
(510) 643-9066

Meaghan Kilmartin

Meaghan Kilmartin

Department events coordinator, social media manager, and development associate. 

Events and Development Associate

319 Wheeler Hall
mkilmartin@berkeley.edu
o: 510-664-4482 Working remotely until April 7th

Ken Mahru

Ken Mahru

Graduate program administrator, graduate fellowships, graduate advising, graduate student academic appointments, recruitment and orientation.

Graduate Adviser

kenmahru@berkeley.edu
Currently Working Remotely Please email for phone/zoom/etc. appointments.

John McChesney-Young

John McChesney-Young

  • Faculty recruitment
  • Faculty merit and promotion cases
  • Sabbatical and other leaves
  • Lecturer recruitment and appointments
  • Visiting researcher, student researcher, and scholar appointments
  • Assistant to the Chair

Academic Personnel Analyst

jmccyoung@berkeley.edu
510-642-2770; currently working from home, so email is preferable

Michael Quan

Michael Quan

IT Guy

Information System Analyst III

471 Wheeler
lsit@berkeley.edu

Katie Schramm

Katie Schramm

Undergraduate program administrator, UG Major matters, manages UG prizes.

Starting 3/16/2020, I will be advising remotely; please see the undergraduate advising page for advising hours and how to book an appointment with me.

Undergraduate Adviser

322 Wheeler Hall
kschramm@berkeley.edu
510-642-3138