Mr. Glenn Marrus, director of quality assurance, has received the
prestigious 2001-2002 Distinguished Administrator Award presented
by New York University in recognition of his outstanding achievements
as an administrator and his dedicated service to faculty, students,
and staff. The award, which is accompanied by a cash gift of $5,000,
is a special acknowledgment of the value NYU places on administrative
excellence, and a way of formally honoring the significant contributions
of administrative and professional staff. It was presented to Mr.
Marrus at a dinner in April hosted by former NYU president L. Jay
Oliva, who called him an exemplary University citizen who
has helped advance NYUs goals.
A member of
the NYUCD community for the past 27 years, Mr. Marrus is responsible
for monitoring every aspect of the academic programs, business functions,
clinical operations, and infrastructure support of the College,
and for developing quality assurance guidelines for review and implementation.
only six individuals were selected from the University-wide award
competition, Dean Alfano said, The Distinguished Administrator
Award brings great honor to NYUCD as well as to Glenn, who is probably
the first administrator at a dental school to have such a senior
position and such broad responsibilities in the area of quality
and compliance. His world is a litany of lettersEPA, OSHA,
FDA, HIPAA, FDNY, Article 28 among themand he manages them
all with great technical competence and an even higher level of