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Administration

FIU is a public university in the state of Florida, governed by a board of trustees. The 13 members of the Board of Trustees are appointed by the Governor of the State of Florida and the Board of Governors of the State University System.

Reporting directly to the Board of Trustees, FIU is led by President Mark B. Rosenberg. He, along with the other members of his executive team (listed below), direct the academic and administrative activities of the University.

Florida International University is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award associate, baccalaureate, master's, and doctoral degrees.

Officers

TitleName
PresidentMark B. Rosenberg
Provost, Executive Vice President; Chief Operating OfficerKenneth G. Furton
Senior Vice President, Administration; Chief Financial OfficerKenneth A. Jessell
Senior Vice President, External RelationsSandra B. Gonzalez-Levy
Senior Vice President, Health AffairsJohn A. Rock
Senior Vice President, University Advancement; CEO, FIU Foundation, Inc.Howard R. Lipman
Vice President, Academic AffairsElizabeth Bejar
Vice President, EngagementSaif Ishoof
Vice President, Enrollment Management & Services (Interim)Kevin Coughlin Jr.
Vice President, External RelationsTerry Witherell
Vice President, Governmental RelationsMichelle L. Palacio
Vice President, Human Resources; Vice Provost, Student Access & SuccessJaffus Hardrick
Vice President, Operations & Safety; Chief of StaffJavier I. Marques
Vice President, Information Technology; Chief Information OfficerRobert Grillo
Vice President, Regional Academic Locations & Institutional DevelopmentPablo Ortiz
Vice President, Research & Economic DevelopmentAndres G. Gil
Vice President, Student AffairsLarry Lunsford
General CounselCarlos Castillo
Executive Director, Sports & EntertainmentPete Garcia

Deans

OfficeName
Arts, Sciences & EducationMichael R. Heithaus
BusinessJoanne Li
Chaplin School of Hospitality and Tourism ManagementMike Hampton
Communication, Architecture + The ArtsBrian Schriner
Engineering and ComputingJohn Volakis
Herbert Wertheim College of MedicineJohn A. Rock
Honors College (Interim)Juan Carlos (JC) Espinosa
Law (Acting)Tawia (Tay) Ansah
Nicole Wertheim College of Nursing and  Health SciencesOra Strickland
Robert Stempel College of Public Health and Social WorkTomas Guilarte
Steven J. Green School of International & Public AffairsJohn F. Stack, Jr.
University Graduate SchoolAndres G. Gil
University LibrariesAnne Prestamo