Dr. Susan Poser


About the President

Susan Poser was chosen by the Hofstra University Board of Trustees to serve as the ninth president of the University on December 9, 2020 and assumed office on August 1, 2021. Prior to her appointment, she served as the provost and vice chancellor for academic affairs at the University of Illinois Chicago (UIC), a Carnegie Research One university,

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University Leadership

State of the University

Hear Hofstra President Susan Poser present her 2023 State of the University Address.

State of the University

Presidential Medal

The Hofstra University Presidential Medal is one of the most prestigious awards given by the University.

Meet the Recipients

Presidential Symposium

Artificial Intelligence in Higher Education: Friend or Foe?

The third annual Presidential Symposium, Artificial Intelligence in Higher Education, will take place this fall during the fourth week of classes.

Presidential Inauguration

Look Back at the Inauguration

Hofstra University hosted a variety of events to celebrate the inauguration of Dr. Susan Poser, including the symposia "Building and Bridging Our Future Together: Hofstra University and Our Communities."

Contact the President

Office of the President
144 Hofstra University
Hempstead, NY 11549-1440
Phone Icon 516-463-6800