Alyssa Pienciak

Academic Affairs Coordinator

Alyssa serves as the main contact for academic affairs, supporting the staff through a wide variety of duties and projects.  In addition to processing department requests for Ph.D. students' dissertation defenses (FPOs) and providing certification letters, she acts as the liaison for the IUDC and Rutgers exchange programs.  She oversees registration for AI Orientation and manages the Summer Langauge Program.  Alyssa coordinates the annual updates to Fields of Study and maintains the calendars for Deans Crittenden and Willey.

Before joining the Graduate School's academic affairs team, Alyssa began her Princeton career working on the Graduate School's student life team.  She earned her master's degree from Rider University and her bachelor's degree from the University of Delaware.

Areas of Responsibility: 
  • FPO processing
  • Student course exchanges (IUDC and Rutgers Exchange)
  • Summer Language Program
  • Academic Affairs deans’ calendars