October 26, 2006
Matthew Goldstein, Chancellor, City University of New York
Public Higher Education in the 21st Century: The CUNY Story
Matthew Goldstein was appointed Chancellor of The City University of New York (CUNY), in 1999. He is the first CUNY graduate to lead the nation’s largest and most prominent urban public university. Dr. Goldstein has held senior academic and administrative positions for more than 30 years, including the presidencies of Baruch College and Adelphi University. His leadership at CUNY has been noted for its strong focus on academic excellence and institutional accountability.