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The administration of Rivier University's various academic, service, and business operations is overseen by a close-knit network of professionals dedicated to the spirit and mission of the Catholic university. Their goal is, first and foremost, to serve students, and provide a caring atmosphere of academic excellence, spiritual guidance, and professional preparation. They also recognize the University's role as a cultural and intellectual resource for the city, the state, and the region.


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Sr. Paula Marie Buley, IHM
Molloy Hall
(603) 897-8202
Sr. Paula Marie Buley, IHM President Molloy Hall (603) 897-8202 A member of the Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary, Immaculata, PA, Sister Paula brings to Rivier more than twenty-five years of experience in higher education administration.
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President's Cabinet

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Karen Cooper
Vice President for University Advancement
Madeleine Hall
(603) 897-8665
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Karen Schedin
Vice President for Enrollment Management
Madeleine Hall
(603) 897-8516
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Kurt Stimeling
Vice President for Student Affairs
Dion Center
(603) 897-8247
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Douglas W. Howard, Ph.D.
Interim Vice President for Academic Affairs
Adrienne Hall
(603) 897-8241
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Brent Winiger
Vice President for Finance and Administration
Molloy Hall
(603) 897-8215
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