Business and Administration

NYU Abu Dhabi Business and Administration works closely with the Vice Chancellor on all matters related to the office, including university policies, strategic planning, communication, and institute-wide initiatives. Business and Administration is responsible for the development and oversight of the university’s policies and procedures, and it works closely with NYU Abu Dhabi’s government partner on crisis planning and joint governance issues.

Leader Profile

Jessica Sederquist
Interim Chief Administrative and Business Officer; Associate Vice Chancellor; Chief of Staff


Key People

Riham Hwaidi

Associate Chief Administrative Business Officer for Facilities Services and Real Estate Operations

John O'Conner

Director, Environmental Health and Safety

Lorraine Adkins

Interim Director, Campus Safety and Operations

Abigail Abbot

Administrative Coordinator