Mark Peceny

Photo: Mark Peceny

Dean, College of Arts and Sciences

(505) 277-7381

Area/s of Responsibility

  • Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences

Personal Statement:

Political Science Professor Mark Peceny was appointed dean of the College of Arts and Sciences. Peceny has a record for creating one of the most diverse faculties in the nation among departments of political science at similar institutions and is interested in building on last year's successes in shared governance. He also has the goal to enhance teaching and research by developing a sustainable strategy for hiring and retaining tenure track faculty. Peceny joined UNM in 1992 and has served as chair of the Department of Political Science.