University of Utah

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The University of Utah is a public research university. It offers its education opportunities through College of Nursing, College of Pharmacy, College of Science, College of Social and Behavioral Science, College of Social Work, College of Fine Arts, College of Health, Honors College, College of Humanities, S.J. Quinney College of Law, College of Mines and Earth Sciences, College of Architecture and Planning, David Eccles School of Business, School for Cultural and Social Transformation, School of Dentistry, College of Education, and College of Engineering. 

HQSalt Lake City, UT, US
Employee Ratings4.3
Overall CultureC-

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Employees (est.) (Feb 2021)7,026(+2%)
Job Openings10
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Key People/Management at University of Utah

Ruth V. Watkins

Ruth V. Watkins

Gordon Crabtree

Gordon Crabtree

Chief Executive Officer
Brenda Bowen

Brenda Bowen

Director of Global Change & Sustainability Center
Patrick J Tripeny

Patrick J Tripeny

Andrew Weyrich

Andrew Weyrich

Vice President for Research
Nomani Satuala

Nomani Satuala

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University of Utah Office Locations

University of Utah has an office in Salt Lake City
Salt Lake City, UT, US
101 S Wasatch Dr #215
Salt Lake City, UT, US
102 S 200 E #110
Salt Lake City, UT, US
260 Central Campus Dr #3105
Salt Lake City, UT, US
50 N Medical Dr
Salt Lake City, UT, US
75 Fort Douglas Blvd
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University of Utah Financials and Metrics

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University of Utah News and Updates

New Planned Parenthood and University of Utah Study Reveals Additional Options for Emergency Contraception

New York, NY —  A new study shows that patients may have a new option when it comes to emergency contraception. Today, the  New England Journal of Medicine  published  results from a randomized controlled trial investigating the effectiveness of two intrauterine devices (IUDs) when used as emergency…

University of Utah paid $457,000 to those behind a ransomware attack

The University of Utah has become the latest victim of a ransomware attack to pay those behind the attack to resolve the matter, a decision that security researchers claim only encourages future attacks. The university’s College of Social and Behavioral Science was targeted by an unnamed form of ra…

Researchers from Intermountain Healthcare and University of Utah Health Launch Two Vital COVID-19 Clinical Trials to Test Effectiveness of Drugs

SALT LAKE CITY, April 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Researchers from Intermountain Healthcare and University of Utah Health in Salt Lake City have launched two vital clinical trials to test the effectiveness and safety of two drugs – hydroxychloroquine (HCQ) and azithromycin – to treat patients...

OrthoGrid Systems Partners with the University of Utah Health, Elevating Patient Care

SALT LAKE CITY, Jan. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- OrthoGrid Systems, Inc., a global medtech leader in the development, innovation, and commercialization of alignment technologies and platforms for orthopedic surgery, is partnering with University of Utah Health, a leading academic health care...

A man has been arrested and charged with murdering missing University of Utah student MacKenzie Lueck

A man has been arrested and charged in connection to the case of MacKenzie Lueck, a missing University of Utah student, Salt Lake City police said in a press conference on Friday. Police said Ayoola Ajayi has been charged with aggravated murder, aggravated kidnapping, obstruction of justice, and d…
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University of Utah Blogs

Senate Summary | March 2021

If you missed the Academic Senate meeting on March 1, 2021, or need a refresher, then keep reading for the highlights from the meeting.

‘Inspiring a Movement’

Join the 2021 Women's Week events at the U, March 8-12.

Alumna Advice: Opportunities that Led me to my Career

Learn from a recent grad how her experiences at the U led to success.

Founders videos you don’t want to miss

The U has its own grammy awards of sorts, a night once a year where the university honors a group of outstanding alumni and honorary alumni who have excelled professionally, served their communities, and supported the university. On February 25, the U family celebrated a fantastic group of honorees …

Don’t delay cancer screenings during COVID-19

Don't put off a screening that could save your life.

Building a mobile, virtual reality classroom

Going well beyond video chatting, University of Utah students dissect virtual animals.
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University of Utah Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was University of Utah founded?

    University of Utah was founded in 1850.

  • Who are University of Utah key executives?

    University of Utah's key executives are Ruth V. Watkins, Gordon Crabtree and Brenda Bowen.

  • How many employees does University of Utah have?

    University of Utah has 7,026 employees.

  • Who are University of Utah competitors?

    Competitors of University of Utah include Utah State University, Bridgewater State University and University of Oklahoma.

  • Where are University of Utah offices?

    University of Utah has an office in Salt Lake City.

  • How many offices does University of Utah have?

    University of Utah has 6 offices.