Stanford University

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Stanford University is an educational and research institution that provides academic programs in sciences and interdisciplinary areas. It offers graduate, undergraduate, executive, professional, continuing, and K-12 education programs. The university focuses on a range of areas, including humanities and sciences, earth sciences, business, law, engineering, education, medicine, etc.
TypePrivate
Founded1885
HQStanford, CA, US
Websitestanford.edu
Employee Ratings4.4

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Employees (est.) (Jun 2021)22,902
Job Openings720
Cybersecurity ratingFMore

Key People/Management at Stanford University

Marc Tessier-Lavigne

Marc Tessier-Lavigne

President
Persis Drell

Persis Drell

Provost
Susie Brubaker-Cole

Susie Brubaker-Cole

Vice Provost for Student Affairs
Jon Denney

Jon Denney

Vice President for Development
Farnaz Khadem

Farnaz Khadem

Vice President of University Communications
Megan Pierson

Megan Pierson

Chief of Staff to the President and Secretary of the Board of Trustees
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Stanford University Office Locations

Stanford University has offices in Stanford, Alameda and Redwood City
Stanford, CA, US (HQ)
450 Jane Stanford Way
Alameda, CA, US
985 Atlantic Ave #100
Redwood City, CA, US
505 Broadway #3
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Stanford University Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

1885

Stanford University total Funding

$5 m

Stanford University latest funding size

$5 m

Time since last funding

2 years ago

Stanford University investors

Stanford University's latest funding round in July 2019 was reported to be $5 m. In total, Stanford University has raised $5 m
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Stanford University Cybersecurity Score

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52/100

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Stanford University Online and Social Media Presence

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Stanford University News and Updates

Stanford University Orthopedic Study Collaboration with Endonovo Therapeutics SofPulse® Devices Moves Forward

Los Angeles, CA, May 11, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Endonovo Therapeutics, Inc. (OTCQB: ENDV) ("Endonovo" or the "Company") today announced completion of Shipment of SofPulse® tPEMF Devices for use in a Stanford University sponsored Orthopedic Shoulder and Knee Study. The Stanford Orthopedic study t…

Stanford University Leader Collaborates with former The North Face Innovation Expert on Global Textile Energy Transformation.

EEnotech Unveils LifeLabs™, A Revolution For Textile Industry EEnotech Unveils LifeLabs™, A Revolution For Textile Industry

Virtual Human Interaction Lab at Stanford University Collaborates with MyndVR to Study Impact of Virtual Reality on Older Adults, with Support from AT&T 5G Technology

STANFORD, Calif., March 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Virtual Human Interaction Lab (VHIL) at Stanford University, the pioneering lab focused on the psychological and behavioral effects of virtual reality, announced today a new study in collaboration with MyndVR, the leading provider of VR...

Adamis Pharmaceuticals and Human Immune Monitoring Center at Stanford University Announce Preliminary Tempol Data in Cells from COVID-19 Patients

SAN DIEGO, Jan. 28, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Adamis Pharmaceuticals Corporation (NASDAQ: ADMP) (“Adamis”) in collaboration with the Human Immune Monitoring Center at Stanford University have conducted a study to investigate the effects of Tempol on immune cells from COVID-19 patients. Preliminary …

DSG Global Continues Expansion and Upgrades Peninsula Sanitation Service, Inc. vehicles with Fleet Management System at Prestigious Stanford University

Surrey, British Columbia, Canada, Oct. 14, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- DSG Global Inc. (OTCQB: DSGT) (“DSGT”), announced the upgrade of its fleet management products for Peninsula Sanitation Service, Inc. vehicles used primarily at Stanford University.

The 3 books that changed the life of Ann Miura-Ko, the VC founder and Stanford University professor who invested in Refinery29, Lyft, and JoyRun

Ann Miura-Ko is the cofounder of Floodgate, a venture capital firm in Palo Alto, California, and a lecturer in entrepreneurship at Stanford University. Some of her investments include Refinery29, JoyRun, TaskRabbit, and Modcloth. Her company sold Refinery29 to Vice Media for $400 million in 2019…
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Stanford University Blogs

Stanford’s Board of Trustees holds final meetings of the 2020-21 academic year

Trustees approve 2021-22 budget, discuss the university’s racial justice initiatives, hear a report on graduate and postdoctoral education and take action on other items.

Faculty Senate approves early admission pilot for student-athletes

A more flexible enrollment process approved on a pilot basis by the Faculty Senate means that admission of potential athletes will be more in line with institutions with which Stanford competes for recruits.

Brown Institute for Media Innovation announces Magic Grant winners

Stanford graduate students are among recipients of grants aimed at fostering new tools and modes of expression.

Three staffers win 2021 Amy J. Blue Awards

The awards honor the life and work of the late Amy J. Blue, an associate vice president for administrative services and facilities, who was known as a woman of incisive intelligence, abundant energy and unrelenting honesty.

Faculty Women’s Forum announces 2021 award winners

The 2021 Faculty Women’s Forum Awards will be presented in a virtual ceremony beginning at noon on Monday, June 14. Advance registration is required to attend.

A campus family – Native students, aspiring vets and Viennese waltzers

Juliann “Juju” Hallum, who grew up in Bakersfield, California, will graduate with a bachelor’s degree in human biology from the School of Humanities and Sciences, and a master’s degree in laboratory animal science from the School of Medicine.
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Stanford University Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Stanford University founded?

    Stanford University was founded in 1885.

  • Who are Stanford University key executives?

    Stanford University's key executives are Marc Tessier-Lavigne, Persis Drell and Susie Brubaker-Cole.

  • How many employees does Stanford University have?

    Stanford University has 22,902 employees.

  • Who are Stanford University competitors?

    Competitors of Stanford University include Texas A&M University-Kingsville, University of Chicago and Texas A&M University.

  • Where is Stanford University headquarters?

    Stanford University headquarters is located at 450 Jane Stanford Way, Stanford.

  • Where are Stanford University offices?

    Stanford University has offices in Stanford, Alameda and Redwood City.

  • How many offices does Stanford University have?

    Stanford University has 3 offices.