Duke University

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Duke University is a research university. Its graduate programs include Trinity College of Arts and Sciences, School of Law, Divinity School, Graduate School, School of Medicine, School of Nursing, Pratt School of Engineering, Fuqua School of Business, Nicholas School of the Environment, and Sanford School of Public Policy.
HQDurham, NC, US
Overall CultureF

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Employees (est.) (Oct 2021)13,475
Job Openings1,735
Revenue (FY, 2019)$6.8 B(+6%)
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Key People/Management at Duke University

Pamela J. Bernard

Pamela J. Bernard

Vice President and General Counsel
Kimberly Hewitt

Kimberly Hewitt

Vice President for Institutional Equity and Chief Diversity Officer
Neal Triplett

Neal Triplett

President, DUMAC
Vincent E. Price

Vincent E. Price

Tallman Trask

Tallman Trask

Executive Vice President
A. Eugene Washington

A. Eugene Washington

Chancellor for Health Affairs, Duke University, President and CEO, DUHS
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Duke University Office Locations

Duke University has an office in Durham
Durham, NC, US (HQ)
2080 Duke University Rd
Durham, NC, US
100 Fuqua Drive
Durham, NC, US
100 Science Dr
Durham, NC, US
101 Circuit Dr
Durham, NC, US
110 Corcoran St #200
Durham, NC, US
114 S Buchanan Blvd 6, 2nd floor
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Duke University Financials and Metrics

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Duke University Revenue

Duke University's revenue was reported to be $6.78 b in FY, 2019 which is a 5.2% increase from the previous period.

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Duke University Operating Metrics

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9.57 k9.11 k

Number of Alumni

172.12 k176.59 k


16.1 k15.63 k

Undergraduate Students

6.53 k6.53 k
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Duke University Revenue Breakdown

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Duke University revenue breakdown by business segment: 53.5% from Patient Service Revenue, 9.7% from Total Investment Return Designated for Operations, 18.5% from Grants, Contracts and Similar Agreement, 7.7% from Tuition and Fees and 10.7% from Other

Duke University Online and Social Media Presence

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Duke University News and Updates

Duke University study: Children with this trait live longer

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Duke University researchers say every brain activity study you’ve ever read is wrong

“This whole sub-branch of fMRI could go extinct if we don’t address this critical limitation.” You know all those studies about brain activity? The ones that reveal thought patterns and feelings as a person performs a task? There’s a problem: The measurement they’re based on is inaccurate, according…

Duke University Blogs

A Puzzling Saga – Meet Duke Math’s Breakout Star!

When I think of crosswords, I think of young and old alike gathered around a couch, scribbling away on a freshly arrived newspaper on a clear Sunday morning. When I think of math, I think of passionate professors covered in chalk dust from a hard day’s work of etching out complicated Greek symbols a…

The COVID-19 ‘Endgame’ Depends on Where You Live

In February of 2020, no one could have fathomed that the very next month would usher in the COVID-19 pandemic – an era of global history that has (to date) resulted in 5 million deaths, 240 million cases, trillions of dollars lost, and the worsening of every inequality imaginable. And while scientis…

Leadership As ‘Groundskeeping,’ Not ‘Gatekeeping,’ and Other “Lessons From Plants”

Plants do not passively exist, leaving their survival to the whims of fate; they notice their environments and respond accordingly, says Dr. Beronda Montgomery, a professor, writer, science communicator, and researcher from Michigan State University who studies plants and what we can learn from them…

Duke Campus IRB office helps keep the wheels of research enterprise turning

“…our key role is to protect subjects and to inform subjects”

The Black Wealth Gap in Modern Day America

“White Americans have been provided with up escalators they can ride to reach their goals without hurdles. Meanwhile, Black Americans have been forced onto down escalators which they must run-up to reach their destination.” The Samuel Dubois Cook Center on Social Equity at Duke University recently r…

Dr. Laura Richman is Defining Health by its Social Determinates

In 2010, the Affordable Care Act sparked a nationwide debate on the extent of responsibility the American government has over our healthcare. But Dr. Laura Richman has been asking that question since long before that.  Richman is a health psychologist. “I examine psychosocial factors that have an im…
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Duke University Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Duke University founded?

    Duke University was founded in 1924.

  • Who are Duke University key executives?

    Duke University's key executives are Pamela J. Bernard, Kimberly Hewitt and Neal Triplett.

  • How many employees does Duke University have?

    Duke University has 13,475 employees.

  • What is Duke University revenue?

    Latest Duke University annual revenue is $6.8 b.

  • What is Duke University revenue per employee?

    Latest Duke University revenue per employee is $503.5 k.

  • Who are Duke University competitors?

    Competitors of Duke University include Babson College, University of Chicago and University of Washington.

  • Where is Duke University headquarters?

    Duke University headquarters is located at 2080 Duke University Rd, Durham.

  • Where are Duke University offices?

    Duke University has an office in Durham.

  • How many offices does Duke University have?

    Duke University has 82 offices.