Higher Education

Adjunct Faculty: Thomas Ellett

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Division of Student Affairs

Tom currently serves as the Sr. Associate Vice President of Student Affairs / Associate Provost for University Programs at New York University. Tom’s current responsibilities include supervising over 100 full-time staff, 88 Faculty members serving in residence or as affiliates in the student affairs units, and 500+ paraprofessional staff, with operational oversight of a $205 Million operation in overall revenue. He has oversight for the following student development/services offices: Research and Assessment, Residential Life, Housing Services, University Community Standards and Compliance, Center for Student Life (which includes Orientation, Commuter Student Life, Transfer Students and Graduate Student Life) and University Programs.

Tom served as the President of the Association of College and University Housing Officers – International (ACUHO-I) and was President of MACUHO. Tom received his Ph.D. from Fordham University in Education, Leadership, Administration and Policy program.