VCUarts Qatar, as a branch campus of VCUarts in Richmond, has its own leadership team based in Education City in Doha.
The campus is led by Dean Amir Berbić, supported by Associate and Assistant Deans and key Administrative and Academic Directors and Chairs.
The campus is governed by a Joint Advisory Board consisting of representatives from Qatar Foundation, VCU home campus, and key stakeholders from the academic and creative community.
Joint Advisory Board
|Dr. Fotis Sotiropoulos (Co-Chair)
|Provost & Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs, VCU
|H.E. Rachid Mohammed Rachid (Co-Chair)
|Managing Director, QInvest LLC
|Dr. Carmenita Higginbotham
|Dean, School of the Arts and Special Assistant to the Provost, VCUarts Richmond
|Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, VCU
|Dr. Amal Al-Malki
|Founding Dean, College of Humanities & Social Sciences, HBKU
|Wadha Al Hajri
|Fashion Designer & Founder, WADHA
|Dr. Venka Purushothaman
|Deputy President & Provost, La Salle College of the Arts
|Former President and CEO, American Academy in Rome
|Dean Emeritus, Penny W. Stamps School of Art & Design, University of Michigan
|Francisco Marmolejo (Ex officio)
|President, Higher Education, Qatar Foundation
|Amir Berbić (Ex officio)
|Dean, VCUarts Qatar
Dean’s Advisory Group