Full Name
Dr Andrew Seligsohn
Job Title
President
Institution
Campus Compact
Speaker Bio
Andrew J. Seligsohn is president of Campus Compact, a national coalition of colleges and universities dedicated to the public purposes of higher education. As president, Seligsohn has focused on comprehensive campus planning for civic action, student civic leadership, and professional development for Community Engagement Professionals. Before joining Campus Compact in June of 2014, Seligsohn served as Associate Chancellor for Civic Engagement and Strategic Planning at Rutgers University–Camden, where he worked across the campus to develop the university’s engagement infrastructure to maximize community impact and student learning. Seligsohn previously served as Director of Civic Engagement Learning in the Pace Center at Princeton University and as a faculty member in the Department of Political Science at Hartwick College. At Hartwick, Seligsohn also served as the elected chair of the faculty. Seligsohn has published articles and chapters on higher education engagement, student political engagement, constitutional law, political theory, and urban politics. Seligsohn holds a Ph.D. in political science from the University of Minnesota and a B.A. in modern intellectual history from Williams College.