Dean, Undergraduate Studies and Associate Provost for Student Success

Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) seeks a highly collaborative and ambitious senior level academic administrator to serve as its first Dean of Undergraduate Studies and Associate Provost for Student Success. The dean will have an exceptional opportunity to champion the quality of the undergraduate academic student experience at RIT and to bolster the extraordinary reputation of the university and its students across the nation and the globe.

Search Committee



Javier Espinosa

CLA, Co-chair

James Hall

SOIS – Co-chair

Nathaniel Barlow


Jeanne Christman


Aaron Deever


Dan DeLuna


Ashley Jackson


Lynne Mazadoorian

University Advising Office

Roy Melton


Madison Shalkowski

Undergraduate Student

Tommie Sarchet


John Tu


Christine Whitman

RIT Board of Trustees


The search will continue through spring semester and is expected to be completed by start of fall 2022 semester.

About the Search Firm

Isaacson, Miller (IM) is a national executive search firm devoted to recruiting transformative leaders for the arts, cultural and environmental organizations, foundations, preK-12 and higher education, healthcare, human services, social justice advocacy, and other endeavors that advance the public good. Our belief in the power of exceptional leadership and an unwavering commitment to service excellence, integrity, and impact animate our firm. We identify and recruit candidates from a broad range of backgrounds, across nonprofit, corporate, and government sectors. The search is being led by Greg Esposito, partner, and Ellen Egitton, associate. 

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