Annual Report 2022

The future is brimming with possibilities as NSU’s Sharks swim toward recognition as a preeminent university. One measure of the university’s rise is our position in U.S. News & World Report’s 2022 Best Colleges rankings. NSU is ranked at 213 in the nation, which represents an incredible 33-spot jump in just two years. NSU is also ranked on the Forbes America’s Top Colleges list, as well as the WSJ/THE College Rankings. The world is taking note of NSU’s achievements and our commitment to creating a healthier world. APPOINTMENTS The university appointed college and research leadership during the fiscal year: Holly Lynn Baumgartner, Ph.D. Dean of the Halmos College Linda S. Rouse, O.D., M.B.A., FAAO Dean of the College of Optometry** Andrea Nevins, Ph.D., M.F.A. Dean of the Farquhar Honors College* Ken Dawson-Scully, Ph.D. Associate Provost and Senior Vice President for Research and Economic Development *Former Interim Dean of the Halmos College. **Former Interim Dean and Assistant Dean of the College of Optometry. xiii