Dr. Gregory Fowler became the seventh president of University of Maryland Global Campus (UMGC), the nation’s largest online public university, in Jan. 2021. A distinguished scholar and administrator, he is a leader in developing innovative learning models and experiences for adult and nontraditional populations.
Prior to UMGC, Dr. Fowler served as president of Southern New Hampshire University Global Campus. He also held senior-level academic and administrative positions at Western Governors University and Hesser College. Dr. Fowler served as a board member and commissioner of the New England Commission of Higher Education, where he helped review the shift to remote learning and its impact on the future of higher education.
A two-time Fulbright Scholar, Dr. Fowler completed his undergraduate studies at Morehouse College. He holds a master's degree from George Mason University, an MBA from Western Governors University and a doctorate from the State University of New York at Buffalo.
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