Fouad Saleet

Assistant Dean for External Education, Jack G. Clarke Executive Director of International and Comparative Legal Studies
Contact Information
Cornell Law School
Myron Taylor Hall
Ithaca, NY 14853-4901


Professional Biography

Fouad Saleet joined Cornell Law School in April 2020 as the new Assistant Dean for External Education. Prior to joining the Law School, he served as the Director of Special Programs and Professional Studies for Cornell’s School of Continuing Education.

Fouad has a broad range of experience amassed by working close to 20 years in higher education, including at top tier institutions such as Dartmouth College and Colgate University. At Dartmouth, he worked in student services within residential life, and assisted faculty house advisors working with Academic Affinity Living Learning Communities. At Colgate, he served as the Assistant Dean for Campus Life, overseeing several departments responsible for the co-curricular experiences of all students on campus, and also spent time as an Administrative Dean, working with students to maximize their Colgate experience.

Prior to coming to Cornell, Fouad worked at Pearson Education in a variety of functions, including developing online curriculum and course work for several schools across the Northeast. He also helped several institutions launch their online degrees.