Executive Associate Dean
Academic Personnel and Planning
Alyssa Panitch works closely with Dean Jennifer Curtis and other college and university leaders to promote the strategic interests of the College. She also handles all matters related to faculty and academic affairs and represents Dean Curtis in her absence or when she is overseas. Prior to joining UC Davis in 2016, Panitch was the Leslie A. Geddes Professor in Biomedical Engineering at Purdue University and served as the associate head of Purdue’s Weldon School of Biomedical Engineering from 2009 to 2013. During her time at Purdue, Panitch was also the vice provost for faculty affairs.