Stevens announces presidential search committee

HOBOKEN, N.J. - Stevens Institute of Technology has announced the members of the search committee who will work to select the university’s seventh president. The 140-year-old university has retained executive search firm Storbeck/Pimentel & Associates to lead the search.

The search committee includes trustees, alumni, faculty, staff and students. Members of the committee are: Steven Schulman’62, chair; Jim Walsh’69; Rick Roscitt ’73; Andy Kaplan ’09; Virginia Ruesterholtz ’83; Angie Hankins ’95; Gerry Crispin ’69; Constantin Chassapis, Director of the Mechanical Engineering department; Frank Fisher, Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering; Patricia Holahan, Associate Professor in the Howe School of Technology Management; Daniel Gallagher, Dean of University Admissions; Stephanie Spelman ’11; and Abel Alvarez '11.

About Stevens Institute of Technology

Founded in 1870 and celebrating 140 Years of Innovation, Stevens Institute of Technology, The Innovation University, is one of the leading technological universities in the world dedicated to learning and research. Through its broad-based curricula, nurturing of creative inventiveness, and cross disciplinary research, the Institute is at the forefront of global challenges in engineering, science, and technology management. Partnerships and collaboration between, and among, business, industry, government and other universities contribute to the enriched environment of the Institute. A new model for technology commercialization in academe, known as Technogenesis®, involves external partners in launching business enterprises to create broad opportunities and shared value.

Stevens offers baccalaureates, master’s and doctoral degrees in engineering, science, computer science and management, in addition to a baccalaureate degree in the humanities and liberal arts, and in business and technology. The university has a total enrollment of 2,234 undergraduate and 3,700 graduate students with more than 400 faculty. Stevens’ graduate programs have attracted international participation from China, India, Southeast Asia, Europe and Latin America. Additional information may be obtained from its web page at

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