Dr. Charles R. Middleton
Charles R. Middleton, PhD
430 S. Michigan Avenue, Suite WB 1312G
Chicago, IL 60605
Charles R. “Chuck” Middleton has had a long and distinguished career in higher education, currently serving as Roosevelt University’s 5th president. For over 45 years, he has taught more than 5,000 undergraduate and graduate students, written more than 80 scholarly and public policy papers, and authored the book The Administration of British Foreign Policy, 1782–1846.
In addition to his commitment and work in higher education, Dr. Middleton’s dedication to community engagement, including advocacy for inclusiveness, social justice, and LGBT rights, is evidenced by his many professional and civic commitments. He serves on the Board of Governors of the Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt Institute in Hyde Park, N.Y., the Board of Directors of the Council for Adult and Experiential Learning (CAEL), the Point Foundation Board of Governors, and the Chicago History Museum Community Advisory Council. In 2011, he joined the Services and Advocacy for GLBT Elders (SAGE) Board of Directors and the Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays (PFLAG) Board of Directors. He currently is Co-Chair of the LGBTQ Presidents in Higher Education.