Office of the Rector

The Rector is the Chief Executive Officer of FCCU and provides leadership to the University’s students and academics through system-wide funding and strategic direction. The Office of the Rector coordinates activities and services that allow the complex system of the University to operate efficiently while promoting its academic missions. 


The Rector is aided by the Executive Staff Committee and the Administrative Group comprising officers and managers in charge of key University operations and divisions. 

System-wide Divisions and Officers:

  • Academic Vice Rector’s Office Chief Fiscal Officer
  • Chief Information Officer
  • Office of University Advancement
  • Office of Student Activities
  • Office of Human Resources
  • Office of Intermediate Vice Rector
  • Office of the Registrar
  • Internal Audit Department

System Offices and Divisions:

  • Events Reservations Office
  • Plant Operations Department
  • Food and Beverages Department
  • Safety and Security Office
  • Building and Works Department
  • Student Life Office

Dr. Jonathan S. Addleton

Born and raised in Pakistan, Dr. Jonathan Addleton is a graduate of Murree Christian School. He has a Ph.D. in International Relations from Tufts University (Medford, MA) and a BSc in Journalism from Northwestern University (Evanston, IL). A five-time USAID Mission Director, he also served as US Ambassador to Mongolia and USAID Representative to the European Union. As USAID Mission Director in Islamabad during 2006-2007, he headed the USAID-funded reconstruction effort in northern Pakistan following the devastating earthquake there in October 2005. Prior to joining the US Foreign Service in March 1984, he also worked for the Macon Telegraph, World Bank, and Carnegie Endowment for International Peace.
Following his retirement from the Foreign Service in January 2017, Dr. Addleton served as an Adjunct Professor at Mercer University in his hometown of Macon, GA while also serving as Executive Director of the American Center for Mongolian Studies. He has written and published numerous articles and several books including “Undermining the Center: The Gulf Migration and Pakistan” (Oxford University Press); “Some Far and Distant Place” (University of Georgia Press); “Mongolia and the United States: A Diplomatic History (Hong Kong University Press); and “The Dust of Kandahar: A Diplomat Among Warriors in Afghanistan” (Naval Institute Press).

Dr. Jonathan S. Addleton


Eileen N. Dass


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