Boston University

Boston University

Boston University

Date Founded



One Silber Way, Boston, MA, 02215, US

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Company Description

Boston University (most commonly referred to as BU) is a private research university located in Boston, Massachusetts. The university is nonsectarian, but is historically affiliated with the United Methodist Church. The university has more than 4,000 faculty members and 29,000 students,and is one of Boston's largest employers. It offers bachelor's degrees, master's degrees, and doctoral degrees, and medical and dental degrees through 18 schools and colleges on two urban campuses. The main campus is situated along the Charles River in Boston's Fenway-Kenmore and Allston neighborhoods, while the Boston University Medical Campus is in Boston's South End neighborhood. BU also operates 75 study abroad programs in over 33 cities in over 20 countries and has internship opportunities in 10 different countries (including the United States and abroad).

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Executives & Employees


Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer & Treasurer

Chief Investment Officer

Provost & Chief Academic Officer

Senior Vice President, Operations

Professor & Physician

Professor & Physician

Professor & Physician

Professor & Physician


Board of Overseers

Former Operating Partner at Sentinel Capital Partners LLC

Global Head of Public Policy & Industry Relations at CoreLogic, Inc.

Founder at Guard Support of Massachusetts, Inc.

Chief Legal Officer at Advance Publications, Inc.

Senior Business Advisor & Special Counsel, Corporate Group at Cohen Law Services LLC

Partner at Kirkland & Ellis LLP

Co-Founder at CastleOak Securities LP

Adjunct Fellow at Harvard University - Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs at the John F. Kennedy School of Government

Chief Medical Officer at US Office of Personnel Mgmt (District of Columbia)

Principal at Deloitte Consulting LLP

Distinguished Alumni
Suphachai Chearavanont is now President & Chief Executive Officer at True Corp. Public Co., Ltd.
Robert Taubman is now Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer at Taubman Centers, Inc.
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Boston University purchases Wheelock College

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Professional at Carolyn Bess Consulting


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Boston Medical Center (BMC) is a 496-bed academic medical center located in Boston's historic South End, providing medical care for infants, children, teens and adults.


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Awards & Honors
Rank #255
The Chronicle of Philanthropy - Philanthropy 400
Rank #279
The Chronicle of Philanthropy - Philanthropy 400
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