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President Emeritus of the University Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
John Sexton served as the fifteenth president of New York University. During his term as president Sexton continued his commitment to teaching in the classroom, conducting one class at the law school and another for undergraduates. His determination to making NYU a top teaching university will continue in Abu Dhabi, where he will offer a course in the core curriculum, The Relationship of Government and Religion.