Ernie R. Gonsalves
Vice Dean Business Affairs
Ernie Gonsalves is the Associate Dean for Business Affairs at the University of Pennsylvania Law School. Ernie's career at Penn Law began in 1971 as a work/study student in the Registrar's Office, eventually becoming the Law School Registrar in 1979. In 1982, he was appointed Systems Planning Coordinator, responsible for the supervision of Law School information processing systems and the development of office automated support systems for the Admissions, Career Planning, Registrar and Alumni Offices . He assumed responsibility for the Business Affairs Office in 1984. As a native of Massachusetts, Ernie is an avid Boston sports fan, but his local sports passion is for Penn basketball where he has continued as a Palestra season ticket holder since his undergraduate years at Penn.