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Company Overview of Johnson & Wales University

Company Overview

Johnson & Wales University is an educational and research institution that provides instruction in business, hospitality, culinary arts, and technology. The university offers undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral level courses. Its education programme includes the John Hazen White School of Arts and Sciences, the Alan Shawn Feinstein Graduate School, and various hands-on learning and continuing education programmes. Johnson & Wales University was founded in 1914 and is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges. Its has campuses in Providence, Rhode Island; Charleston, South Carolina; Norfolk, Virginia; North Miami, Florida; Denver, Colorado; and Goteborg, Sweden. The ...

8 Abbott Park Pl

Providence, RI 02903-3703

United States

Founded in 1914



Key Executives for Johnson & Wales University

President and Trustee
Age: 76
President of North Miami Campus
President Emeritus of North Miami Campus
Director of Communications
Associate Professor in The Hospitality College
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Johnson & Wales University Key Developments

Johnson & Wales University Appoints Robert C. Mock as Second President of the Charlotte Campus

Robert C. Mock has been named the second president of the Charlotte campus of Johnson & Wales University. He takes office Sept. 30, succeeding Art Gallagher, who left the school last November for a position with Novant Health. Tarun Malik led the campus as interim president and will return to his position of vice president of the campus. Mock has experience in higher education, business and the military. Since 2010, he has served as the vice president for student affairs at the University of Kentucky in Lexington. Gallagher served as president of JWU's Charlotte campus starting in 2003, prior to its 2004 opening in the Gateway Village area of uptown. It now has more than 2,200 students and offers degree programs in business, hospitality and culinary arts.

Johnson & Wales University’s North Miami Campus Announces Executive Changes

Johnson & Wales University’s North Miami Campus (JWU) names Larry Rice Ed.D. as president, effective August 10, 2015. Rice, a Johnson & Wales graduate, academic leader and administrator, has served as interim president since 2014, succeeding Loreen Chant. He formerly served as campus vice president and dean of academic affairs. He joined the North Miami Campus in 1993 as a faculty member. Rice’s longtime commitment to the university for more than two decades and his involvement in the South Florida community for 25 years, were key factors in the decision to name him president. His priorities will include the expansion of academic programs, continuing the high level of institutional aid for students with financial need, and the implementation of programs that will provide greater support for students who are at risk of not completing their college degrees.

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