Nancy C. Andrews

Dean, School of Medicine

Nancy C. Andrews is vice chancellor for academic affairs and dean of the School of Medicine.  She is also professor of pediatrics and pharmacology and cancer biology.

Andrews received her B.S. and M.S. degrees in molecular biophysics and biochemistry from Yale, her Ph.D. in biology from MIT and her M.D. from Harvard Medical School. She completed her residency and fellowship in pediatrics and hematology/oncology at Children’s Hospital Boston and the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute.

Andrews joined the Harvard faculty in 1991, ultimately becoming the George R. Minot Professor of Pediatrics, senior associate in medicine at Children’s Hospital, and a distinguished physician of the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. She served as an attending physician Children’s Hospital for more than a decade, was director of the Harvard M.D.-Ph.D. Program from 1999 to 2003 and dean for basic sciences and graduate studies from 2003-07.

Andrews was an investigator of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute for 13 years before moving to Duke. She has been elected a fellow of the AAAS, and to membership in both the Institute of Medicine of the National Academies and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. She was the 2009 president of the American Society of Clinical Investigation.

Academic Leadership

Dean, School of Medicine
Dean, Fuqua School of Business
Dean of the Graduate School/Vice Provost for Graduate Education
Dean, Nicholas School of the Environment
Dean, School of Nursing & Vice Chancellor for Nursing Affairs
Dean, Divinity School
Dean, Pratt School of Engineering
Dean, Sanford School of Public Policy
Dean, School of Law
Dean of Arts and Sciences
Dean and Vice Provost, Undergraduate Education
Vice Provost, Faculty Diversity and Faculty Development
Vice Provost for Library Affairs
Vice Provost for the Arts
Executive Vice Provost for Finance and Administration
Vice President and Vice Provost, Global Strategy and Programs
Vice Provost for Interdisciplinary Studies
Vice Provost for Duke Kunshan University and China Initiatives
Vice Provost and Director, Innovation & Entrepreneurship Initiative
Vice Provost for Research
Vice Provost for Academic Affairs

University Administration

Vice President and General Counsel
Vice President, Administration
Vice President, Information Technology and Chief Information Officer
Vice President, Student Affairs
Vice President, Facilities
Vice President, Office for Institutional Equity
Vice President and University Secretary
Vice President, Public Affairs and Government Relations
Vice President, Alumni Affairs and Development
Vice President, Finance
Vice President and Director of Athletics
Vice President, Durham and Regional Affairs
President, DUMAC