President, Arizona State University
Michael Crow is president of Arizona State University, a position he has held since 2002. During his tenure, ASU has established major transdisciplinary research initiatives and witnessed an unprecedented academic infrastructure expansion, quadrupling of research expenditures, and attainment of record levels of diversity. Crow was previously executive vice provost and professor of science and technology policy at Columbia University. A fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science and the National Academy of Public Administration, he is the author of books and articles analyzing knowledge enterprises, science and technology policy, and the design of higher education institutions and systems.