Senior Associate Dean for Finance and Administration
As senior associate dean—also known as a divisional business officer— Kofi serves as a key advisor to the dean and to university leadership. Kofi is responsible for all of our financial and administrative functions. This includes operational oversight for the division’s finance, human resources, information technology, facilities, research administration, and diversity and inclusion functions, as well as special strategic projects.
Kofi has a wealth of knowledge and extensive experience in overseeing financial matters in the higher education arena. He was previously executive director for finance and budget with the Knowledge Enterprise at Arizona State University. Before that, Kofi held several positions at New York University, including executive director for financial planning and operations at the Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development. He has also held positions in financial management and analysis at Pennsylvania State University and University of Maryland University College.