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Syracuse University names Hradsky dean of students

Robert Hradsky

SYRACUSE, N.Y. — Syracuse University announced it has appointed Robert D. Hradsky as the new senior associate VP of the student experience and dean of students in the Division of Enrollment and the Student Experience.

The appointment fills a key role in the division’s new, comprehensive organizational structure, leading the areas focused on student-life services and programming, according to a university news release.

Hradsky currently serves as assistant VP of campus life and dean of students at American University, a position he has held for nearly 10 years. He previously served as assistant dean for student affairs at Johns Hopkins University’s Bloomberg School of Public Health, and vice provost for enrollment management and student affairs at the University of Baltimore. Spanning these roles, Hradsky has overseen offices and areas related to student learning and development, health and wellness, career services, conduct, student involvement, and diversity education and programs, per the release.

He earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration and finance from Loyola University Maryland, a master’s degree in higher education and student affairs administration from the University of Vermont, and a doctorate in higher education management from the University of Pennsylvania.

Hradsky begins his appointment at Syracuse University on March 26.

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