Administration and Staff

Our administration and staff can answer your questions and help you find what you need, such as information on an academic program, a conference, seminar or one of our labs. 

Sam Salem, Department Chair
1303 Nguyen Engineering Building, Fairfax
Phone: (703) 993-1687
osalem@gmu.edu

Laura Kosoglu, Associate Professor and Associate Department Chair, Director of Graduate Programs
Contact for information about graduate programs.
1305 Nguyen Engineering Building, Fairfax
Phone: (703) 993-5319
lkosoglu@gmu.edu

Lisa Nolder, Associate Director for Undergraduate Program
Contact for questions about your undergraduate academic progress.
1410 Nguyen Engineering Building, Fairfax
Phone: (703) 993-5607
snolder@gmu.edu

Debra J. Schenaker, CEIE Purchasing Administrator
Contact for questions about purchases.
1300 Nguyen Engineering Building, Fairfax
Phone: (703) 993-5547
dschenak@gmu.edu

Burak Tanyu, Associate Professor and Lab Manager
Contact to gain access to laboratories, or other laboratory-related issues.
105 Krasnow, Fairfax
Phone: (703) 993-5621
btanyu@gmu.edu

S. Gaines Pearce, Events Coordinator and Administrative Assitant
Contact for events coordination and general information
1300 Nguyen Engineering Building, Fairfax
Phone: (703) 993-1675
spearce4@gmu.edu