Grant Cornwell

Grant H. Cornwell

President at Rollins College

1000 Holt Ave. - 2730, Winter Park, Florida, United States
HQ Phone:
(407) 646-2000

General Information


President  - The Daily Record

St. Lawrence's Chief Academic Officer  - First Year


bachelor's degree  - philosophy and biology , St. Lawrence University

diploma  - 

diploma  - College of Wooster

diploma  - return , Mike Schenk College

doctoral degree  - philosophy , University of Chicago

doctorate in philosophy  - University of Chicago

master  - University of Chicago

master's degree  - St. Lawrence University


ADVISORY BOARD Member  - American College Cricket

Cricket Advisory Board Member  - The American College

Advisory Board Member  - National Institute for Technology in Liberal Education

Board Member  - AAC&U

Advisory Board Member  - Diversity Web

Board Member  - Project Pericles Inc

Board Member  - The Great Lakes Colleges Association Inc

Board of Trustees Member  - The Ohio Foundation of Independent Colleges

Board of Trustees Member  - Kenyon College

Board of Trustees Member  - Colleges

Board Member  - University Champions

Board of Trustees Member  - Oberlin College

Global Literacy Advisory Board  - Council on Foreign Relations

Member  - SAGE Group

Board of Trustees Member  - Denison University

Member  - National

President  - 11th

Fellow  - National Learning Communities Project

Member, Various National Boards  - University of Chicago

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Grant Cornwell
Grant Cornwell became president of Rollins College in 2015. He previously served as president of The College of Wooster. Prior to his appointment at Wooster, he was Dean of Academic Affairs and Vice President at St. Lawrence University, an institution he joined in 1986 as Instructor of Philosophy. He subsequently served as Associate Dean of the First Year and then Chair of the Philosophy Department before becoming St. Lawrence's chief academic officer. Dr. Cornwell serves on the advisory board for the National Institute for Technology and Liberal Education. His scholarship and teaching lie in the areas of human rights, globalization, and critical race theory. He is co-editor of two books: Global Multiculturalism: Comparative Perspectives on Ethnicity, Race, and Nation and Democratic Education in an Age of Difference: Redefining Citizenship in Higher Education. He also has served on the national advisory board of Liberal Education, as well as Liberal Education and Global Citizenship: The Arts of Democracy, a three-year faculty and curriculum development initiative led by AAC&U. Additionally, he has been a fellow of the National Learning Communities Project, a leadership group convened by the Washington Center for Improving the Quality of Undergraduate Education. Dr. Cornwell holds an undergraduate degree in philosophy and biology from St. Lawrence, as well as a master's degree and doctoral degree in philosophy from the University of Chicago.

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Grant Cornwell
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