Propose a Bespoke UAF

To submit an idea for a Princeton campus partner who would be a good mentor for a University Administrative Fellowship, or to suggest an office on campus that you think would be a good fit for you and the UAF program, please fill out this short application form. Feel free to consult the list of offices that have hosted fellows in the past, as well as the roster of former UAFs. 

Contact Us

James M. Van Wyck
Assistant Dean for Professional Development
Office Phone
008 Clio Hall

James M. Van Wyck is the liaison for the Humanities & Social Sciences. He manages graduate student professional development programs, strategic communications, the GradFUTURES Fellows program, including the University Administrative Fellows Program, and the Community College Teaching Initiative.

Offices that have hosted UAFs Include:

Advancement, Leadership Gifts

Alumni Affairs

Campus Recreation

Center for Architecture, Urbanism, Infrastructure (CAUI)

Center for Career Development

Center for Digital Humanities

Communicating Research and Scholarship Working Group

Community-Based Learning Initiatives

Corporate Engagement and Foundation Relations

Council for the Study of Religion

Council on Science and Technology

Graduate School, Academic Affairs

Graduate School, Access, Diversity, and Inclusion

James Madison Program

Keller Center

Mathey College

McGraw Center for Teaching and Learning, Prison Teaching Initiative

McGraw Center for Teaching and Learning

NEH Next Gen PhD Grant Committee

Office of Communications

Office of Engineering Communication

Office of Information Technology

Office of Programs for Access and Inclusion

Office of Technology Licensing



Office of the Dean for Research

Office of the Dean for Research and Environmental Health and Safety

Office of the Dean for Research/Office of Environmental Health and Safety

Office of the Dean of the College

Office of the Dean of the Graduate School

Office of the Vice President for Campus Life--Diversity & Inclusion

Office of Undergraduate Research

Office of Undergraduate Research - ReMatch

Pace Center for Civic Engagement

Princeton  Institute for the Science and Technology of Materials (PRISM)

Princeton Research Day

Princeton University Press

Princeton Urban Imagination Center

Princeton Writes


Program for Community-Engaged Scholarship (ProCES)

Rare Books and Special Collections

Research Computing

Seely G. Mudd Manuscript Library

SIFP Fellows Program for HSS

SIFP Fellows Program for STEM

Survey Research Center

Whitman College

Current & Former Fellows & Mentors

Avery Agles, GS, CBE
University Administrative Fellow
Jonathan Aguirre *22, SPO
Vice President, User Experience Research Lead, JPMorgan Chase & Co.
Participant, American Higher Ed & Ethics of AI Learning Cohorts & Professional Development Working Group Member
Kimberly Akano, GS, REL
University Administrative Fellow
Mai Alkhamissi, GS, ANT
Community College Teaching Fellow
University Administrative Fellow
Genevieve Allotey-Pappoe, GS, MUS
University Administrative Fellow
Social Impact Fellow
Ellen Ambrosone
South Asian Studies Librarian
Anna Arabindan-Kesson
Assistant Professor and Director, Art Hx
Craig Arnold
Vice Dean for Innovation, Susan Dod Brown Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering and Materials Science
Vandana Bajaj
Assistant Director, Princeton Center for Language Study (PCLS)
Future Faculty Workshop Speaker
Mary Bechler
Senior Associate Dean for Finance and Administration
Natalie Berkman *18, FIT
Responsable Ingénierie Pédagogique (Instructional Design Manager), ESSEC Business School
Mentor, GradFUTURES Graduate Alum Mentorship Program