Director of Finance and Operations and History
With roots in Massachusetts and California, Lisa Herschbach came to Thaden from Princeton University, where for 10 years she served as Dean of Wilson College, one of Princeton’s six residential colleges. Dr. Herschbach managed all aspects of the College’s operations and was responsible for all staff hiring and supervision as well as the College’s operating budget. More recently, she served as director of Princeton’s Center for Teaching and Learning. She holds a doctorate in the history of science from Harvard as well as bachelor’s and master’s degrees in philosophy and women’s studies from Stanford.