The Head of College is the chief administrative officer and the presiding faculty presence in Calhoun. She fosters and shapes the social, cultural, and educational life and character of the college. During the year, the Head of College hosts lectures, study breaks (especially during finals), and College Teas—intimate gatherings during which students have the opportunity to engage with renowned guests from the academy, business, the arts, politics, and popular culture.
Julia Adams has been the Head of College of Calhoun College since 2014. She has a staff consisting of an Operations Manager, Anna Reynolds, a Senior Administrative Assistant, Angela McCray, and multiple College Aides.