Vanderbilt University

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Vanderbilt University is an educational and research institution that offers a range of undergraduate, graduate, and professional degrees. It offers programs and degrees in the areas of liberal arts and sciences, engineering, music, education and human development, and others. The schools of the University include Blair School of Music, College of Arts and Science, Divinity School, Graduate School, Law School, Owen Graduate School of Management, Peabody College, School of Engineering, School of Medicine, School of Nursing, and Division of Unclassified Studies.

TypePrivate
Founded1873
HQNashville, TN, US
Websitevanderbilt.edu
Employee Ratings4.1

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Employees (est.) (Oct 2021)10,903
Job Openings185
Cybersecurity ratingCMore
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Key People/Management at Vanderbilt University

Melinda Allen

Melinda Allen

Executive Director, Leadership Development Programs
Lacy Nelson

Lacy Nelson

Senior Associate Director, Alumni and Executive Career Management
Pam Brown

Pam Brown

Director
Anita J. Jenious

Anita J. Jenious

Director
Bruce R. Evans

Bruce R. Evans

Chairman
Mamie Murphy

Mamie Murphy

Associate Vice President of Growth Strategy, Premise Health
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Vanderbilt University Office Locations

Vanderbilt University has an office in Nashville
Nashville, TN, US (HQ)
2301 Vanderbilt Pl
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Vanderbilt University Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

1873

Vanderbilt University total Funding

$6.3 m

Vanderbilt University latest funding size

$4.5 m

Time since last funding

3 years ago

Vanderbilt University investors

Vanderbilt University's latest funding round in November 2018 was reported to be $4.5 m. In total, Vanderbilt University has raised $6.3 m
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Vanderbilt University Cybersecurity Score

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C

73/100

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Vanderbilt University Online and Social Media Presence

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Vanderbilt University News and Updates

Dr. Jamie Dwyer, Professor of Medicine at Vanderbilt University Joins Draganfly Board of Advisors

Los Angeles, CA, Feb. 09, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Draganfly Inc. (OTCQB: DFLYF) (CSE: DFLY) (FSE: 3U8) (“Draganfly” or the “Company”), an award-winning, industry-leading drone solutions and systems developer, today announced, subject to customary governance approvals, Jamie P. Dwyer M.D. has join…

Vanderbilt University and All Campus Announce Partnership to Manage Online Business Management Certificate Program

All Campus, which partners with leading, traditional higher education institutions to grow online enrollment and maximize market share, today announced a new partnership with Vanderbilt University to manage its online  Business Management Certificate program within the Owen Graduate School of Manage…

Vanderbilt University Launches an Instructional Design Support Center for Faculty

NASHVILLE, Tenn., July 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Vanderbilt University today announced the launch of a new instructional design support service, available this summer and fall to all faculty, designed to provide concierge-level support to help faculty transition to teaching online. The...

Ryman Hospitality Properties, Inc. Selects Vanderbilt University Medical Center as Official Wellness Advisor for its Phased Reopening Strategy

NASHVILLE, Tenn., May 21, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ryman Hospitality Properties, Inc. (NYSE: RHP) (the “Company”) announced today that it has selected Vanderbilt University Medical Center (“VUMC”), a leader in medical research and one of the top-ranked academic medical centers in the United States…

Vanderbilt University Wins NASA's 2019 Student Launch Competition

HUNTSVILLE, Ala., May 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- NASA has announced the winners of the 2019 NASA Student Launch competition, with the Vanderbilt Aerospace Design Lab from Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee, claiming top honors. It is the team's fifth win in the last six years....
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Vanderbilt University Blogs

Panel to share experiences on allyship and what it means to be an ally

Dr. André L. Churchwell, vice chancellor for equity, diversity and inclusion and chief diversity officer, will sit down with a panel of Vanderbilt faculty and students to discuss meaningful allyship and steps one can take to be a good ally during this year’s first “This Moment in America” discussion…

Novel advanced light design and fabrication process could revolutionize sensing technologies

Vanderbilt and Penn State engineers have developed a novel approach to design and fabricate thin-film infrared light sources with near-arbitrary spectral output driven by heat, along with a machine learning methodology called inverse design that reduced the optimization time for these devices from w…

Blasting for Residential College C in West End Neighborhood to begin Oct. 25

Blasting for the foundation of Residential College C in the West End Neighborhood is scheduled to begin on Monday, Oct. 25.

Headspace offers Vanderbilt students live webinar on healthy sleep hygiene

Join Cait Ross, a Headspace engagement manager, for a 30-minute webinar on how to create the ideal environment for sleep on Monday, Oct. 25, at 5 p.m. CT.

Inaugural recipient of Maggie Corbin Minority Baseball Apprenticeship named

Jabari Brown is the first recipient of Vanderbilt Athletics' Maggie Corbin Minority Baseball Apprenticeship, created by Maggie and Tim Corbin to bolster the pipeline of minority coaches in college baseball.

Flu shots at night? What a fright!

Do you still need your flu shot and can’t find the time to make it to the Student Health Center during the day? If yes, then Boo to the Flu on Tuesday, Oct. 26, is for you.
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Vanderbilt University Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Vanderbilt University founded?

    Vanderbilt University was founded in 1873.

  • Who are Vanderbilt University key executives?

    Vanderbilt University's key executives are Melinda Allen, Lacy Nelson and Pam Brown.

  • How many employees does Vanderbilt University have?

    Vanderbilt University has 10,903 employees.

  • Who are Vanderbilt University competitors?

    Competitors of Vanderbilt University include Babson College, Purdue University and Harvard University.

  • Where is Vanderbilt University headquarters?

    Vanderbilt University headquarters is located at 2301 Vanderbilt Pl, Nashville.

  • Where are Vanderbilt University offices?

    Vanderbilt University has an office in Nashville.

  • How many offices does Vanderbilt University have?

    Vanderbilt University has 1 office.