New Dean Appointed to Touro University School of Health Sciences

Dr. Steven Lorenzet, Former Dean at Stillman School of Business at Seton Hall University, Steps into Key Role

May 25, 2022
Steven Lorenzet
Dr. Steven Lorenzet

(New York, NY)—Dr. Steven Lorenzet was appointed Dean of the Touro University School of Health Sciences, Dr. Alan Kadish, Touro University President, announced today. Dr. Lorenzet was most recently the Associate Dean at the Stillman School of Business at Seton Hall University, and served previously in the capacity of Dean, Director, and Professor at National, Rider and Kean Universities.

“Dr. Lorenzet is a strategic and collaborative academic leader with extensive experience in health sciences and business,” said Dr. Kadish. “He brings a record of success in many key areas, including new program development, fundraising, board development and strategic planning. He has supported accreditation needs on both the institutional and program levels in multiple disciplines and has collaborated to generate significant new resources through philanthropy, organizational and international partnerships, continuing education and new degree programs, many within the healthcare community.”

“It’s an honor to be selected to lead such an outstanding team of students, faculty and staff,” said Dr. Lorenzet. “I am looking forward to collaborating with the school’s many stakeholders to create an inspiring vision for the future.”

Dr. Lorenzet earned his Ph.D. at the University at Albany, SUNY and his M.A. and B.S. at Towson University. He has vast expertise in teaching, researching and consulting the behavioral sciences. He has published in numerous outlets including the Journal of Applied Social Psychology, Leadership and Organization Development Journal, Human Resource Development Quarterly and Organizational Research Methods. His research has won multiple awards including the Citation of Excellence from Emerald Publishing.