My Work Focuses on: 
working with the department chair to execute policy and strategic direction, and oversight of department operations and activities.


Woolworth 314
(609) 258-4240
More about Marilyn Ham

After graduating from college, Marilyn worked as a writer at Earthwatch. She then worked at M.I.T. in the Center for Cancer Research. She had a brief respite for nine months in Paris, France as “une jeune fille au pair” and French student at Censier Daubiton. She also taught English as a Second Language. After Paris, she returned to M.I.T. to work  in the Geotechnical Section of the Department of Civil Engineering and took courses at M.I.T. as a “special student." She is class of 1984 (well, maybe someday…). After a promotion, she moved to the Department of Food and Nutrition in the position of Assistant to the Administrative Officer. Finally, she came to Princeton and worked as Assistant to the Chair in the Department of Chemistry before joining the Department of Music as Department Manager.    


B.A. English Literature, Simmons College

Recognition & Awards

Academic Managers Group Award in 2003 for “her outstanding leadership, excellence in management, and her steadfast belief in the continuing education of academic managers.”