The Executive Vice President is responsible for providing overall leadership for University operations and administrative services, and for direct oversight of:
Laura Strickler, Deputy for Safety and Administration and Chief of Staff
The administrative planning team is engaged in a broad range of activities, both strategic and tactical, to assist the EVP in executing her duties as the chief operating officer of the University. Members of the team facilitate collaboration across organizations; lead University wide projects; evaluate opportunities to refine services; conduct reviews or reorganizations of administrative units or functions; and launch and implement administrative initiatives.
Audit and Compliance
Nilu Shroff, Vice President and Chief Audit and Compliance Officer
The Office of Audit and Compliance (OAC) serves as a proactive partner with University management and staff to upgrade business processes and enhance internal controls and compliance mechanisms by anticipating and managing business risks, ensuring strong stewardship of University assets, and promoting the integrity of operational and financial information. OAC serves the University by upholding the highest professional standards, providing high-quality assurance and advisory services, and communicating value-added outcomes to the Board of Trustees and University management.
Rochelle Calhoun, Vice President for Campus Life
Campus Life creates an engaging environment that inspires students to realize their full potential through self-discovery, connection to community, meaningful work, a love of learning, and a life of purpose. They work closely with the Office of the Provost, the Office of the Executive Vice President, the Dean of the College, the Dean of the Faculty, the Graduate School, and University Services to enhance student success. Campus Life staff touch most—if not all—of the student population at Princeton through educational and social programming initiatives, support services, and outreach.
Environmental Health and Safety
Robin Izzo, Assistant Vice President for Environmental Health and Safety
The Princeton University Office of Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) provides leadership, technical support, information and training, consultation, and periodic audits of environmental, health and safety practices, and regulatory compliance. The EHS staff works in a coordinated effort to address health and safety issues in several broad areas: workplace safety, occupational health, laboratory safety, emergency management, environmental programs, and general health and safety for the campus community.
The Facilities Organization is the key steward of Princeton's physical resources and each department and employee supports the University's educational mission by planning, developing, and maintaining the University's assets to create an environment of exceptional quality where learning and research thrive.
Romy Riddick, Vice President for Human Resources
The Office of Human Resources supports Princeton’s mission of teaching and research by providing expertise and support to enable Princeton to recruit, retain, and develop a highly skilled, diverse, and vibrant workforce. The Office of Human Resources strives to foster a work environment that enables all employees to embrace the spirit of Princeton and contribute at the highest possible level to support the mission of the University.
Stephanie Davis, Director
The Investigations Unit (IU) is responsible for conducting investigations into allegations of potential University policy violations by employees that are referred from other University departments, including the Dean of the Faculty (DOF), Human Resources (HR), Institutional Equity and Diversity (IED), and Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory (PPPL), and alleged Title IX violations as referred by the Title IX Coordinator. The centralized function of the IU promotes investigative best practices and the foundational principles of consistency, neutrality, fairness, and efficiency.
Kenneth Strother Jr., Assistant Vice President for Public Safety
The Department of Public Safety (DPS) is the primary department at the University charged with creating a safe and secure environment. They encourage students, staff, faculty, and visitors to partner with them and utilize the services, initiatives, and trainings provided on a daily basis. DPS operates 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, and is committed to enhancing the quality of life, learning, and working experience at Princeton University while maintaining a safe and secure campus.
Chad Klaus, Vice President for University Services
University Services provides an integrated suite of services supporting faculty, staff, students, alumni, and campus visitors. University Services executes critical administrative functions that include daily services ranging from mail delivery and parking, to housing and dining; managing multi-use classroom and administrative buildings; providing operational support for venues throughout campus, including Richardson Auditorium and Frist Campus Center; and space scheduling.