NMU President

Dr. Fritz J Erickson became Northern Michigan University's 15th president on July 1, 2014. A higher education administration veteran, his focus areas of expertise are in education, technology and psychology.

Office of the President

The mission of the President is to serve as the Chief Executive officer of Northern Michigan University. As such, he is charged with the development of administrative policies, programs, and procedures to guide the University.

Event Requests

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President Erickson held town hall meetings with students, faculty and staff.  <a href="http://bit.ly/1Pdr3TF">Student Town Hall, </a><a href="http://bit.ly/1ijzYVI">Faculty-Staff Town Hall</a>President Erickson has been holding discussion sessions this fall to collect input on the draft of NorthernPresident Erickson led the university in setting core values in winter 2015: community, opportunity, rigor, environment, inclusion, connections and environment. <a href="http://www.nmu.edu/corevalues">Learn more.</a>The NMU investiture ceremony for Dr. Fritz Erickson took place Feb. 9, 2015 where NorthernTo celebrate President Erickson