Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania.
M.A., University of Pennsylvania.
B.A., Radcliffe College.
Raima Evan joined the Dean’s Office in 2003 and is in charge of the re-enrollment process and the independent major program. She also organizes luncheons between the deans and the new faculty at the beginning of the year. Before arriving at Bryn Mawr, she taught part-time in Swarthmore’s English Literature department.
Dean Evan was an undergraduate at Radcliffe College and received her Ph.D. in English from the University of Pennsylvania, where she also received an M.A. in English and Creative Writing. She lives in Swarthmore with her husband, Craig, who teaches at Swarthmore College. Her son graduated from Stanford in June 2015, and her daughter attends Oberlin.