Evangelos John Gizis


Thomas Hunter

Joseph A. Gillet

Edward Sanford Burgess

George Samler Davis

James Michael Kieran

Eugene A. Colligan

George Nauman Shuster

Eleanor Hunsdon Grady

John Meng

Mary Latimer Gambrell

Robert D. Cross

F. Joachim Weyl

Jacqueline Grennan Wexler

Joseph Shenker

Donna E. Shalala

Tilden John LeMelle

Paul LeClerc

Blanche Davis Blank

David Armand Caputo

Evangelos John Gizis

Jennifer J. Raab



Order:  Interim President, after David Caputo

Dates:  July 2000 - June 2001

Dr. Evangelos Gizis was appointed Hunter’s Vice President for Administration in August 1996.  In 1998 he was named Acting Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs before being appointed as Interim President in July 2000.  Dr. Gizis, whose fields of specialization are food science and biochemistry, began his CUNY career at Hostos Community College where he became Dean of the Faculty and served as its Acting President 1976-1977.  He then moved to Queens College where he served in several top administrative positions, including Dean of Administration and Deputy to the President.  In 1985-86, he was named Acting President of Borough of Manhattan Community College.  While at Hunter College, he was instrumental in the development of the 1999 Strategic Plan, the implementation of the Prelude to Success program and the establishment of the Oasis, a one-stop approach to providing registrar, bursar, and financial aid to students.