Senior Associate Dean & Acting Dean of Students
Eckhardt Research Center
5640 South Ellis Avenue
Chicago, IL 60637
Rovana Popoff is from the San Francisco Bay Area and has been affiliated with the University of Chicago for nearly twenty years. Rovana serves the IME as the Senior Associate Dean and as the Acting Dean of Students. In this capacity, she is the chief staff person for academic and educational programs. She also leads in the area of student affairs. Among her other responsibilities, Rovana coordinates the IME Advisory Council and works closely with Dean Tirrell in strategic planning for IME growth and development.