The President of the Naval Postgraduate School is the academic coordinator for all graduate education programs in the Navy. The President administers fully-funded graduate educational programs at the Naval Postgraduate School, other service graduate schools and civilian universities.



Ann E. Rondeau, Ed.D., VADM, USN (Ret.)

Provost (Acting) and Academic Dean

Robert Dell, Ph.D.

Chief of Staff

Philip E. Old, CAPT, USN

Academic Administration

Dean of Graduate School of Engineering and Applied Science

Clyde Scandrett, Ph.D.

Dean (Acting) of Graduate School of Operational and Information Sciences

Dan Boger, Ph.D.

Dean of School of International Graduate Studies

James Clay Moltz, Ph.D.

Dean of Graduate School of Defense Management

Keith Snider, Ph.D.

Dean of Research

Jeffrey D. Paduan, Ph.D.

Dean of Students

Markus Gudmundsson, CAPT, USN

Vice Provost for Academic Affairs

O. Douglas Moses, Ph.D.

University Librarian

Thomas Rosko

Administrative Staff (Academic)

Associate Provost for Faculty Management and Administration

Michael Freeman, Ph.D.

Associate Provost for Graduate Education

Ralucca Gera, Ph.D.

Associate Provost for Educational Effectiveness


Director of Academic Administration and Registrar

P. Michael Andersen

Director of Admissions

Susan G. Dooley, Lt Col, USMC (Ret)

Director, Graduate Education Advancement Center (GEAC)

Dennis Lester, Ph.D.

Director, Faculty Development

Ali Rodgers

Director, Graduate Writing Center and Thesis Processing Office

Sandra Leavitt, Ph.D.

Director of International Programs

Alan Scott, CAPT, USN (Ret.)

Director of Programs

Doug Jones, LCDR, USN