Jim Finlay

Advising Dean


 If your advising dean is Jim Finlay, please see another advising dean for the remainder of the Spring 2023 semester. Dean Finlay will be out of the office for an extended period of time.

Jim Finlay is originally from Boston, Massachusetts. Like most Bostonians, he is passionate about sports and politics. A devoted fan of the Red Sox and Patriots, Jim has an undergraduate degree in history and a PhD in political science. He and his wife are raising two teenage sons in an old farmhouse. In his free time, Jim enjoys reading history, watching British television, and ambling in the Finger Lakes.