University Leadership

Leaders with Vision

Our leaders came to Tufts from around the globe and from leadership positions in both the public and private sectors, all because they understand the promise and critical importance of universities in framing our future. Taken as a whole, their experience represents a cross section of those leading our nation and our world.

Tufts University President

Tufts University Provost and Senior Vice President

Tufts University Board of Trustees

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  • Thomas M. Alperin
  • John J. Bello
  • Robert Bendetson
  • Betsy Busch
  • Elizabeth Cochary Gross
  • John H. de Jong
  • Jeannie H. Diefenderfer
  • Daniel J. Doherty III
  • Peter R. Dolan
  • E. Michael Fung
  • Laurie A. Gabriel
  • Steven Galbraith
  • Steven Goldstein
  • Michael S. Gordon
  • Bruce D. Grossman
  • Diane Hessan
  • Varney Hintlian
  • Deborah Jospin
  • Peter H. Kamin
  • Steven E. Karol
  • Brian H. Kavoogian
  • Jeffrey B. Kindler
  • Debra S. Knez
  • Ellen J. Kullman
  • Diana V. Lopez
  • Ioannis N. Miaoulis
  • Anthony P. Monaco
  • Jeffrey M. Moslow
  • Elyse A. Newhouse
  • Kathleen O'Loughlin
  • William R. O'Reilly, Jr.
  • David B. Rone
  • Hugh R. Roome III
  • Andrew Safran
  • Janice Savin-Williams
  • Neal B. Shapiro
  • Tina H. Surh
  • Jonathan M. Tisch
  • Teri Volpert
  • Gloria E. White-Hammond
  • James J. Wong



School Leadership

School of Arts and Sciences

School of Engineering

  • Jianmin Qu, Dean
  • Jason Rife, Associate Dean for Undergraduate Education
  • Karen Panetta, Associate Dean for Graduate Education
  • Fiorenzo Omenetto, Associate Dean for Research
  • Scott Sahagian, Executive Associate Dean
  • Darryl N. Williams, Associate Dean for Recruitment, Retention, and Community Engagement

School of Arts and Sciences and School of Engineering

  • Lee Coffin, Dean of Undergraduate Admissions and Enrollment Management
  • Mary Pat McMahon, Dean of Student Affairs
  • John Barker, Dean of Undergraduate and Graduate Students
  • Paul Stanton, Dean of Student Services

Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine

School of Dental Medicine

  • Huw F. Thomas, Dean
  • Mark Gonthier, Executive Associate Dean

The Fletcher School

  • James Stavridis, Dean
  • Gerard F. Sheehan, Executive Associate Dean
  • Ian Johnstone, Academic Dean
  • Deborah Nutter, Senior Associate Dean
  • Bhaskar Chakravorti, Senior Associate Dean of International Business and Finance

Gerald J. and Dorothy R. Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy

  • Dariush Mozaffarian, Dean
  • Patrick Webb, Dean, Academic Affairs

School of Medicine

Sackler School of Graduate Biomedical Sciences

  • Naomi Rosenberg, Dean
  • Kathryn Lange, Associate Dean

Jonathan M. Tisch College of Citizenship and Public Service

  • Alan D. Solomont, Dean
  • Bettina Stevens, Administrative Director

Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts

  • Simin N. Meydani, Director
  • Sarah Booth, Associate Director
  • Mark Wesley, Administrative Director