University Leadership


President Donna E. Shalala

The University of Miami is led by President Donna E. Shalala, who has spearheaded extraordinary progress at the University since her inauguration in 2001.

Business Week named President Shalala one of the top managers in higher education and in 2005, U.S. News & World Report named her “one of the America’s Best Leaders.”

With the support of the Board of Trustees and the Office of the Provost, President Shalala is committed to the continued development of UM as a forward-thinking, student-centered community.