The School of Dentistry is led by a team of talented individuals with years of experience in dental education, patient care and research. Our administrators take pride in preparing the next generation of exceptional dental professionals.
Mark A. Latta, DMD, M.S.
Dean of the School of Dentistry
Joseph V. Franco Jr., DDS
Assistant Director of Clinics
Senior Director of Finance
James H. Howard, DDS, M.S.
Senior Associate Dean for Clinical and External Affairs
Chairholder, The Dr. Edward J. “Eddie” and Neta DeRose Endowed Chair in Dentistry (2006)
Interim Chair, Diagnostic Sciences
William P. Kelsey III, DDS
Senior Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Administration
Carol M. Murdock, DDS, MBA
Assistant Dean of Clinical Operations
Neil S. Norton, Ph.D.
Associate Dean for Admissions and Student Affairs
Sonia Maria Rocha-Sanchez, M.S., Ph.D.
Assistant Dean for Research