University Leadership

President Edwin Hernandez talking with students

President Edwin I. Hernández, Ph.D.

An energetic leader, scholar, and advocate for faith-based education, Dr. Hernández became the second president of AdventHealth University in August 2017 after serving as provost for two years. With extensive experience in philanthropic initiatives and research in sociology and religion, he was the founding director of the Center for the Study of Latino Religion at the University of Notre Dame. The author of five books and numerous papers, Hernández has been an ordained minister in the Seventh-day Adventist Church since 1991.

Strategic Plan
Rising Higher: Vision for Tomorrow

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2019-2020 President's Report

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