Andrew Simmons

  • Director, Pre-Health Professions; Assistant Director, Honors Program
  • Phone: 401.874.5665
  • Email: ansimmons@uri.edu
  • Office Location: 300F Lippitt Hall

Biography

Andy has led health professions advising programs at Brown and Brandeis Universities, and has extensive experience in academic advising, career services, and student affairs.

He has also worked as a higher education executive search consultant helping colleges identify and hire new presidents and vice presidents.

Originally from the Boston area, Andy studied history and music at Hampshire College, earned a masters in secondary teaching with certification in history from Tufts University. He holds a PhD in higher education administration from Boston College.