President Barchi’s Cabinet

President Barchi meets regularly with and relies heavily on his Cabinet team, among whom are the university’s chancellors, executive vice presidents, and senior vice presidents, as well as the director of intercollegiate athletics and the president’s chief of staff.


Anthony Calcado

Antonio Calcado

Executive Vice President, Strategic Planning, and Operations
Chief Operating Officer

ipo.rutgers.edu
848-445-2474
Email

EVP Calcado is responsible for the stewardship of all of the university’s physical assets, totaling over 29 million square feet, valued in excess of $10 billion across the state of New Jersey. He is responsible for public safety, crisis and emergency management, housing operations, parking, transportation, and facilities operations, design, and construction.


Nancy Cantor

Nancy Cantor

Chancellor, Rutgers University–Newark
newark.rutgers.edu
973-353-5541
Email

Chancellor Cantor is responsible for the daily administration of Rutgers University–Newark, a diverse, urban, public research university with 12,000 undergraduate and graduate students, nearly 600 faculty, and 770 full-time staff.


Debasish Dutta

Debasish Dutta

Chancellor, Rutgers University–New Brunswick
nbchancellor.rutgers.edu
848-932-7821
Email

Chancellor Dutta has direct responsibility for the administration of Rutgers University–New Brunswick, a comprehensive public research university and member of the AAU and Big Ten with 50,000 undergraduate and graduate students, 4,000 full- and part-time faculty, and 6,600 full- and part-time staff.


Vivian Fernández

Vivian Fernández

Senior Vice President, Human Resources and Organizational Effectiveness
uhr.rutgers.edu
848-932-3800
Email

SVP Fernández oversees all facets of University Human Resources, which provides the leadership, service, expertise, policies, and standards necessary to support Rutgers University as an employer of choice.


Timothy Fournier

Timothy J. Fournier

Senior Vice President, Enterprise Risk Management, Ethics, and Compliance
uec.rutgers.edu
848-932-9955
Email

SVP Fournier directs the University Ethics and Compliance office, which is responsible for working with the Rutgers community to manage its enterprise risk, ethics, and compliance activities.


J. Michael Gower

J. Michael Gower

Executive Vice President, Finance and Administration
Treasurer

finance.rutgers.edu
848-932-4300
Email

EVP Gower works with chancellors, unit CFOs, deans, senior administrators, and budget officers throughout Rutgers to implement the university’s responsibility center budget management system, and directs efforts to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of financial and administrative functions.


Phoebe A. Haddon

Phoebe A. Haddon

Chancellor, Rutgers University–Camden
camden.rutgers.edu
856-225-6095
Email

Chancellor Haddon holds direct responsibility for the daily administration of Rutgers University–Camden, which enrolls more than 6,500 graduate and undergraduate students and employs 313 full-time faculty and more than 1,300 employees.


Patrick Hobbs

Patrick Hobbs

Director, Intercollegiate Athletics
scarletknights.com
732-445-8610
Email

Director Hobbs oversees intercollegiate athletics at Rutgers University–New Brunswick, including 22 NCAA Division 1 women’s and men’s teams.


John J. Hoffman

John J. Hoffman

Senior Vice President and General Counsel
generalcounsel.rutgers.edu
848-932-7697
Email

SVP Hoffman leads the Office of the Vice President and General Counsel, responsible for addressing legal issues arising from the activities of the university and its schools and units—offering advice regarding applicable laws, facilitating transactions, and providing representation to Rutgers clients.


Nevin E. Kessler

Nevin E. Kessler

President, Rutgers University Foundation
Executive Vice President for Development and Alumni Relations

support.rutgers.edu, alumni.rutgers.edu/about
848-932-7890
Email

President Kessler leads the Rutgers University Foundation, coordinating the institution’s fundraising for professorships, scholarships, fellowships, capital projects, research, academic and student life programs, athletics, and other priorities, and overseeing alumni relations across the university.


Barbara A. Lee

Barbara A. Lee

Senior Vice President, Academic Affairs
academicaffairs.rutgers.edu
848-932-2600
Email

SVP Lee is the chief academic officer of the university. She coordinates academic programs throughout Rutgers, manages the tenure and promotion process, and oversees offices for enrollment management, academic administration, global affairs, diversity and inclusion, libraries, continuing studies, and distance education.


Peter J. McDonough Jr

Peter J. McDonough Jr.

Senior Vice President, External Affairs
externalaffairs.rutgers.edu
848-932-7741
Email

SVP McDonough coordinates relations with federal, state, and local governments and oversees universitywide communications and marketing, including media relations, publications, social media, advertising, and the university’s website.


Christopher J. Molloy

Christopher J. Molloy

Senior Vice President, Research and Economic Development
ored.rutgers.edu
848-932-5663
Email

SVP Molloy is responsible for oversight and strategic planning for the university’s nearly $660 million in annual research expenditures, management of the many offices that support Rutgers’ research and economic development activities, including technology transfer, patents, and startups, and development of public-private partnerships.


Michele Norin

Michele Norin

Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer
oit.rutgers.edu
Email

SVP Norin directs the Office of Information Technology in developing processes to improve services, standards, policies, and procedures at Rutgers, including initiatives core to central administrative business operations and enterprise-wide computing services.


Brian L. Strom

Brian L. Strom

Chancellor, Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences
Executive Vice President, Health Affairs

rbhs.rutgers.edu
973-972-4400
Email

Chancellor Strom leads Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences, the university’s health sciences division, which comprises eight schools in Newark and New Brunswick/Piscataway and their attendant faculty practices, centers, institutes, and clinics; New Jersey's largest behavioral health care network, University Behavioral Health Care; and numerous additional centers, institutes, and clinics.


Brian Ballentine

Brian Ballentine

Chief of Staff, Office of the President
president.rutgers.edu
848-932-7454
Email

Chief of Staff Ballentine is responsible for the administration and day-to-day operations of the Office of the President, overseeing the flow of information within the university’s senior administration and serving as the president’s point person for a wide array of initiatives and projects.