Dean Fowler oversees the academic advising and academic standing of all undergraduates, working closely with the residential college staff and academic departments. As secretary for the Committee on Examinations and Standing, she oversees undergraduate withdrawals and readmissions and reviews exceptions to academic policy. Her office also oversees freshman orientation, funding for senior thesis research and the Dale fellowship awards.
Claire Fowler earned a Ph.D. from Columbia before joining the English department faculty at Princeton. She has also taught in the freshman seminar and writing programs. She served as director of studies at Wilson College and as dean at Butler College before moving to West College.