Administrative Staff

Barb Batke
Administrative Assistant

Barb has been providing administrative support for York University since 1986 and for the Department of Design since 1999. As Administrative Assistant, Barb coordinates and provides support for faculty and staff in regard to all departmental activities within the Department of Design. Barb also provides support to students with academic concerns in the absence of the Department Program Assistant.

Antonia Schneider
Undergraduate Program Assistant

As the Undergraduate Program Assistant, Antonia is responsible for the administration of the Department of Design undergraduate programs from initial enquiries through applications, admissions, registration, portfolio evaluations, degree requirements and convocation. Antonia provides liaison/coordination/contact with faculty, staff and students at all levels of administration for the program.

Judy Matadial
Department Service & Support Assistant

Judy is a friendly and approachable front-line contact for students and the public who fields all general inquiries regarding the Department of Design. Her role is the primary phone contact for the department who provides assistance to all callers and acts as an intermediary between students, faculty and staff. The reception desk is a good starting point resource for initiating inquiries about our Design Programs.