Dean's Office

Welcome to the 2023-2024 Academic Year!

Dean Dagmar Budikova
Dean Dagmar Budikova

A Message from the Dean

Welcome to the College of Arts, Sciences, and Letters (CASL). As the Dean, I am thrilled to lead this dynamic community of students, scholars, educators, and staff, all committed to fostering excellence in education, innovation, and discovery. Our diverse team is dedicated to igniting intellectual curiosity, nurturing creativity, advancing scholarship, and ultimately enhancing the educational journey of our students at all academic levels. Our culture is grounded on the principles of inclusivity, respect, and the creation of welcoming environments that uplift everyone – faculty, staff, and students alike.

Read more of Dean Budikova's message.



Mission Statement

The mission of the College of Arts, Sciences, and Letters Dean's Office is to create an environment that enhances student success, faculty excellence, staff development, and the integrity and quality of all CASL academic programs by providing support for enrollment management, recruitment and outreach, curriculum and data analytics, communication services, human resource management, and financial operations.

Vision Statement

The College of Arts, Sciences, and Letters Dean’s Office aligns the college's resources to support an outstanding liberal arts education that champions diversity, inclusion, creative thought, and personal excellence designed to empower our students, faculty, and staff to be positive change agents within our communities.

CASL Dean's Office Staff

Marie Waung

Associate Dean, Professor of Psychology

Yunus Zeytuncu

Associate Dean; Professor of Mathematics; Director, Center for Mathematics Education

Christine Betts

Business and Financial Operations Administrator

April Marvin

Digital Marketing & Content Specialist

Neal Patel

Administrative Assistant, CASL Integrated Support

Brandon Wulf

Business Administrator Senior

We are conducting university business in-person and virtually. Our contact information and location are below.

  • Our in-person office hours are Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. 
  • Virtually you can reach us individually through our email addresses posted above or through our general information address: [email protected].

CASL Administration

2002 - College of Arts, Sciences, and Letters Building
4901 Evergreen Road
Dearborn, MI 48128
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Phone: 313-593-5490
Fax: 313-593-5552