The Simpson Center operates under the direction of Kathleen Woodward. Simpson Center staff coordinate and facilitate the broad range of Center activities, including proposal development, project management, grant administration, event planning, facilities and fiscal support, and publicity.

Executive Board

The Executive Board is the deliberative body responsible for grant selection decisions in the Simpson Center’s twice-yearly funding rounds.   Board members include six tenured faculty members together with the Simpson Center’s Director and the Divisional Dean of the Humanities.