Role of the President-The Leadership of Carnegie Mellon University - Carnegie Mellon University

The Role of the President

The President is the chief executive officer of the institution, overseeing all operations of the university, from academic affairs and international initiatives, to enrollment and student life, and is responsible for setting future goals and directions for the university.

The President also serves as a national and international ambassador for the university community and acts on behalf of the Board of Trustees, which delegates its authority to him