Our Team

Dr. Ruth Anne Eatock, PhD | Dean for Faculty Affairs

Dr. Ruth Anne Eatock, PhD | Dean for Faculty Affairs

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Dr. Ruth Anne Eatock focuses on faculty development and mentorship for basic science faculty in BSD departments. Dr. Eatock joined the faculty in 2014 from Harvard University, where she was a Professor in the Departments of Otology and Laryngology and Neurobiology.  As Professor of Neurobiology, she studies sensory signaling in the inner ear, and is active in the Grossman Institute for Neuroscience and the Committees on Neurobiology and Computational Neuroscience.

Learn More About Dr. Eatock:

·         Department of Neurobiology profile

·         Eatock Lab

·         Click here to view a selected list of Dr. Eatock’s publications

Contact Dr. Eatock at: officeoffacultyaffairs@bsd.uchicago.edu

Dr. Jayant Pinto, MD | Dean for Faculty Affairs

Dr. Jayant Pinto, MD | Dean for Faculty Affairs

Dr. Pinto focuses on faculty development, mentorship, and wellness with the goal of creating an environment that fosters excellence in all missions and allows faculty members to thrive.  As Professor of Surgery in the Section of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Dr. Pinto’s clinical practice centers on endoscopic approaches to the upper airway, including inflammatory disease and anterior skull base tumors. His research investigates risk factors for olfactory and airway disorders involving collaborations and approaches from multiple disciplines, including epidemiology, gerontology, environmental health, sociology, and genetics.
Dr. Pinto completed his MD at Stanford University and residency and fellowship training at the University of Chicago, joining our faculty in 2004.

Learn More About Dr. Pinto

·         Faculty Profile

·         Click here to view a selected list of Dr. Pinto’s publications

Contact Dr. Pinto at: officeoffacultyaffairs@bsd.uchicago.edu 

Kathryn Wozniak, PhD | Senior Director for Faculty Affairs

Kathryn Wozniak, PhD | Senior Director for Faculty Affairs

Kathryn Wozniak (Katie) works closely with the Deans for Faculty Affairs to direct programming, develop new initiatives, and create collaborative strategies across the Division and the University to support the BSD faculty in thriving professionally. She has served as both a faculty member and administrator in higher education since 2007, teaching and publishing on topics including human-computer interaction, instructional design and technology, and adult learning theory. Katie has a PhD in Computer and Information Sciences and an MA in Writing from DePaul University,

Contact Dr. Wozniak at: officeoffacultyaffairs@bsd.uchicago.edu 

Chanel Wiley | Administrative Specialist

Chanel Wiley | Administrative Specialist

Chanel Wiley works closely with both Senior Director of Faculty Affairs Kathryn Wozniak and the Deans for Faculty Affairs. Chanel helps to organize and maintain the Faculty Affairs Division, as well as providing support to help ensure that everything runs smoothly within the department. Before working at University of Chicago, Chanel previously worked at the largest and oldest law firms in Chicago, Winston & Strawn LLP. Chanel has an BA in Communication, Media and Theatre and an AA in Literature.

Contact Chanel Wiley at: officeoffacultyaffairs@bsd.uchicago.edu