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Yale Officers: Berkeley College

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For collections pertaining to Berkeley College, please visit the Yale Finding Aids Database and search for "Berkeley College".

Berkeley College was established in 1934. For more information, please visit the Berkeley College home page.

Head of College

Prior to 2016 the chief administrative officer of each of Yale's undergraduate residential colleges was given the honorific title Master, derived from the Latin magister and in common usage in the residential colleges of Oxford and Cambridge Universities. In 2016 the Yale Corporation voted to replace that honorific title with Head of College.

Charles Seymour (1931 - 1937)

Samuel Burdett Hemingway (1937 - 1950)

Thomas Corwin Mendenhall (1949 - 1949)  acting

Thomas Corwin Mendenhall (1950 - 1959)

Charles Allen Walker (1959 - 1969)

Robert Triffin (1969 - 1977)

Robin William Winks (1977 - 1990)

Harry Stout (1990 - 2001)

John Rogers (2001 - 2006)

Norma Thompson (2006  - 2007)  acting

Marvin Chun (2007 - 2016)

David A.D. Evans (2016 - Present)

 

 

 

Dean

The Dean serves as the chief academic officer in Yale's undergraduate residential college system.

Charles Edward Scott (1963 - 1966)

Richard Henry Bell (1966 - 1969)

Peter Miner Briggs (1969 - 1974)

Benjamin F. Ward (1974 - 1980)

James Robert Rush (1976 - 1977)

Patricia Pierce (1980 - 1985)

Frances Kleinman (1985 - 1989)

Laurence H. Winnie (1989 - 2000)

George Levesque (2001 - 2005)

Kevin Hicks  (2005 - 2010)

Mia Reinoso Genoni (2010 - 2016)

Renita L. Miller (2016 - Present)