Leadership

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Leadership

Strategic Planning

The administration of Rowan University supports the mission of the university, making important contributions to the policies, procedures and services that are central to the education and well-being of our 14,000 students. 

Office of the President

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Formally inaugurated as Rowan’s 7th president on September 20, 2013, Dr. Ali A. Houshmand leads the university during a period of unprecedented growth and opportunity.

Strategic Enrollment Management

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Departments within the Division of Strategic Enrollment Management work together to welcome students through the recruitment and enrollment process, and guide them toward academic success. 

Office of the Provost / Academic Affairs

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Rowan's Provost, Dr. James A. Newell, is the University's Chief Academic Officer and maintains academic standards for undergraduate and graduate programs. 

Board of Trustees

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The Board of Trustees of Rowan University is vested by law with the general supervision of the university, its curriculum, services and policies. 

University Senate

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The goal of the University Senate is to work together with other campus constituencies through shared governance to promote the well-being of the university. 

University Advancement

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Departments within University Advancement advance the mission of the university by securing philanthropic support and engaging alumni, donors and community members.  

University Relations

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The Division of University Relations serves as the university’s front line of communication with the public and the university community, sharing news and announcements. 

Finance

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The Division of Finance provides an array of administrative and financial services that support university operations, including: payroll, bursar, human resources and more. 

Information Resources & Technology (IRT)

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IRT supports the technological needs of faculty, staff and students, connects our multiple campuses, manages data governance and reporting and is home to a virtual reality laboratory. 

Facilities & Operations

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Encompassing landscaping, building maintenance, safety, utilities and environmental health, the Division of Facilities & Operations is responsible for the architecture and infrastructure of the university.  

Student Life

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An integral partner in the educational process, Student Life guides students through this period of intense personal growth and encourages them to get the most out of their college experience. 

Health Sciences

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Working with various deans and administrators, strong, nationally recognized academic and research programs related to Health Sciences will be the platform for future developments and economic growth.

Governmental Affairs

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The Division of Governmental Affairs is responsible for legal expertise, general council and ongoing judicial guidance for all major university endeavors.

University Research

Research at Rowan focuses on 4 main areas of competency, including: Computation & Information, Health Sciences & Biotech, Infrastructure & Materials, and Sustainability & Community.