Dr. David M. Dooley became the 11th president of the University of Rhode Island in July 2009.
Provost & Vice President for Academic Affairs
Dr. Donald H. DeHayes came to the University in December 2007.
Vice President for Research & Economic Development
Dr. Gerald Sonnenfeld joined the University of Rhode Island in August 2013.
Vice President for Administration and Finance
Christina Valentino serves as the University's chief financial and business officer for matters relating to successful operation of the institution.
Vice President for Student Affairs
Dr. Mary Jo Gonzales is the interim vice president for Student Affairs. Dr. Gonzales joined the University in 2013 after previously serving as associate dean of students and director of the Academic Success Center at Iowa State University.
Associate Vice President for Community, Equity and Diversity
Naomi R. Thompson oversees the Office of Community, Equity and Diversity, and serves as a member of the president's executive team.