Princeton University is an educational and research institution that provides academic programs in arts and sciences. The university offers undergraduate, graduate, doctorate, and professional education. It focuses on areas such as anthropology, architecture, chemistry, computer science, biology, neuroscience, economics, geosciences, operations research, and civil and environmental engineering. Additionally, it provides degrees in languages, sociology, humanistic studies, cognitive sciences, linguistics, renaissance studies, politics, public affairs, and urban and regional planning. Princeton University also offers international internships, summer language courses, and volunteer and work pr...
Princeton, NJ 08544
Founded in 1746
Princeton University to Appoint Ramona Romero as General Counsel, Effective Dec. 1, 2014
Sep 24 14
Ramona Romero, a lawyer who has held senior positions in government and the private sector and who has been general counsel of the U.S. Department of Agriculture since 2011, will become general counsel at Princeton University effective Dec. 1, 2014.
Princeton University Names Smitha Haneef as its Executive Director of Campus Dining Effective June 23, 2014
Jun 20 14
Princeton University has named Smitha Haneef its executive director of Campus Dining beginning June 23, 2014. Reporting to Vice President for University Services Chad Klaus, Haneef will lead dining staff and facilities across campus and oversee residential and retail dining operations including the six residential college dining halls and the first Campus Center food venues. She also will maintain Princeton's commitment to serving nutritious and sustainable food and collaborate with campus groups to develop new dining initiatives.
Princeton University Names Nine New Members to its Board of Trustees, Effective July 1, 2014
Jun 10 14
Princeton University has named nine new members to its Board of Trustees, effective July 1. The new trustees are: C. Kim Goodwin and Paul Haaga Jr., who were elected by the board to serve for eight years as charter trustees; Lisa Jackson, Mitchell Julis, Anthony H.P. Lee and Bradford Smith, who were elected by the board to serve for four years as term trustees; Heather Gerken and Yvonne Gonzalez Rogers, who were elected by alumni to serve four years as alumni trustees; and Brian Reilly, who was elected by the junior, senior and two youngest alumni classes to serve four years as young alumni trustee. Gerken, of New Haven, Connecticut, is the J. Skelly Wright Professor of Law at Yale Law School. Gonzalez Roger's, of Piedmont, California, is a U.S. district judge for the Northern District of California. Goodwin, of Miami, is an investment adviser and a board director for a number of global firms. Formerly, she was managing director and head of equities globally for Credit Suisse's Asset Management Division. Haaga, of La Caada, California, has served on the NPR Board of Directors since 2011. Jackson, of Cupertino, California, is vice president of environmental initiatives at Apple Inc. Julis, of Beverly Hills, California, is co-chair and co-CEO of Canyon Partners. Lee, of Sydney, is a private investor who is director of Aberon Pty Ltd. Smith, of Bellevue, Washington, is general counsel and executive vice president, legal and corporate affairs, for Microsoft Corp., where he has worked since 1993.