University of Virginia President Teresa A. Sullivan recently won a leadership award from the Women's Center, a Washington, D.C.-based nonprofit organization that offers professional development opportunities, counseling and other resources to women and families. More
U.Va.’s Eighth President: Teresa Sullivan
Teresa A. Sullivan, a leading scholar in labor force demography and former provost and executive vice president for academic affairs at the University of Michigan, took office as the University of Virginia's eighth president on August 1, 2010.
"I am honored by the opportunity to lead this University," she said. "It is one of the truly great public universities in the country. In fact, it is one of the great universities in the world."
The University of Virginia's plan for the future will include practical, measurable steps to address the challenges confronting higher education, but will also reflect U.Va.'s unique values, President Teresa A. Sullivan told members of the Board of Visitors Friday. More
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry used an appearance at the University of Virginia to make a forceful case for foreign aid and a strong U.S. diplomatic presence in the world. More