Adam S. Weinberg, Ph.D.


Dr. Adam Weinberg, President of Denison University, became a member of the Columbus Partnership in 2017.

Denison University, one of the nation’s leading liberal arts colleges, is recognized for the value of its prestigious academic programs, the strength of its community, and the success of its alumni.  Five years out, 99% of alumni are employed or in graduate school, and 93% are working in their desired field/position or on their way to achieving their professional goals.  Denison’s 2,200 undergraduates choose from 50 courses of study and 11 pre-professional programs, including groundbreaking programs in global commerce, data analytics, and financial economics.  Denison’s diverse campus is home to students from 50 states and 40 countries.

President Weinberg is a leading voice among college presidents on the opportunities for liberal arts colleges to play a larger role in the economic and civic health of communities, both domestically and abroad.  A graduate of Bowdoin College, he studied at Cambridge University before earning master’s and doctoral degrees in sociology from Northwestern University.  He has published widely and serves on a range of boards.