RU-N Leadership Team

Office of the Chancellor Staff Directory

Office of the Chancellor
Rutgers University – Newark
Center for Law and Justice
123 Washington St., Suite 590
Newark, NJ 07102

Phone: 973-353-5541
Fax: 973-353-1048

Chancellor Cantor Nancy Cantor
Chancellor and Distinguished Professor of Psychology
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Jerome D. Williams
Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost, and Distinguished Professor and Prudential Chair in Business
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Shirley M. Collado
Executive Vice Chancellor and Chief Operating Officer, and Associate Professor of Sociology
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Nabil Adam
Vice Chancellor for Research and Collaborations; Distinguished Professor, Computer & Information Systems; Founding Director, Rutgers Institute for Data Science, Learning and Applications; Founding Director, Rutgers CIMIC Research Center; Executive Editor-in-chief, Journal of Digital Libraries
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Roland Anglin
Senior Adviser to the Chancellor and Associate Research Professor and Director, Joseph C. Cornwall Center for Metropolitan Studies
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Arcelio Aponte
Vice Chancellor for Administration and Chief Financial Officer



Angelita Bonilla
Associate Dean for Student Life and Senior
 Advisor for Facilities



Marcia W. Brown
Vice Chancellor for External and Governmental Relations, and adjunct professor, School of Public Affairs and Administration

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Sherri-Ann P. Butterfield
Senior Adviser to the Chancellor and Senior Associate Dean of Faculty of Arts & Sciences, and Associate Professor of Sociology
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Peter Englot
Senior Vice Chancellor for Public Affairs and Chief of Staff

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John Gunkel
Vice Chancellor for Academic Programs and Services


Diane Hill
Assistant Chancellor for University-Community Partnerships

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Bil Leipold
Assistant Vice Chancellor for Human Resources
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Sharon Macklin
Senior Executive Associate to the Chancellor


Irene O'Brien
Vice Chancellor for Development


Bonnie VeyseyBonita Veysey
Vice Chancellor for Planning and Implementation,
and Professor, 
School of Criminal Justice


Clayton L. Walton
Dean for Student LIfe




Philip L. Yeagle (2011-2013) interim chancellor
Steven J. Diner
(2002-2011) chancellor
Norman Samuels
(1982-2002) provost