INTERIM PRESIDENT MICHAEL GOOD
“I am honored to accept this responsibility to serve all of you—our students, staff, faculty, and community. We are confident of success because Dr. Ruth Watkins leaves this university in an enviable position, with ongoing achievements and a team of skilled and dedicated leaders who will be my partners in the coming months.”
About Interim President Good
Dr. Michael Good began serving as interim president of the University of Utah on April 7, 2021. He is the CEO of University of Utah Health, the dean of the University of Utah School of Medicine, and the senior vice president of University of Utah Health Sciences. Dr. Good is a professor of anesthesiology. Early in his academic career, Dr. Good led a team of physicians and engineers that created the Human Patient Simulator, a sophisticated computerized teaching tool that is now used in health education programs throughout the world.