Teresa L. Sullivan serves as administrative assistant and liaison for the senior associate dean and also provides administrative support for the director of academic operations and the Office of Academic Affairs. Her responsibilities include coordinating the full-time faculty searches, teaching evaluations, assisting with the Future Professoriate Program and handling room reservations for Newhouse.
Prior to joining the Newhouse School, Teresa was a temporary employee on and off for many years in various departments at Syracuse University (College of Law, School of Engineering, Say Yes to Education, Health Services and Student Employment Services).
Prior to working for SU, Teresa held several management positions in human resources, staffing, payroll, bookkeeping and executive administration. She also has experience working within a union friendly environment. While working in elder care, she served as the union (SEIU 1199) contact point person for several nursing homes which represented the hourly staff. SEIU 1199 (Service Employees International Union) is one of the largest healthcare union organizations in the country.
She obtained an associate degree from Bryant & Stratton in information studies.
She also has been a notary public for over 21 years.