The Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer (CFO) oversees and is responsible for the university's budget and financial affairs, human resources, and is a key executive involved in the strategic leadership of the Temple Health Enterprise. This multi-department portfolio is led by the following core team.
Title and Department
Director, Investment Operations
Associate Vice President, Human Resources
Assistant Vice President, Financial Administration & Planning
Assistant Director, Finance & Administration (contact for Ken Kaiser)
Vice President, CFO & Treasurer
Associate Vice President, Budget and Finance
Controller and Associate Vice President
Director, Capital Budgeting
Conrad Muth III
Associate Vice President, Risk Management & Insurance
The Office of the CFO & Treasurer can be reached at (215) 204-6545
Departments within the CFO portfolio:
The Budget Office facilitates the identification and deployment of university resources to meet operational, strategic and capital priorities. The office is responsible for the preparation and monitoring of the university's operating budget and for the preparation of the annual Commonwealth appropriation request to the Pennsylvania Department of Education.
The Bursar's Office processes tuition payments and posts the most current tuition and fee rates. In addition to assisting students, the office assists university departments with depositing funds and receiving advances.
The Controller's Office is responsible for the development and implementation of university fiscal policies, general accounting procedures, internal control mechanisms and financial systems. The office is responsible for preparing all official external financial reports, processing all accounts payable transactions, and providing leadership and expertise on financial information, business practices, and related regulatory issues.
Digital Document Services
Digital Document Servies offers a variety of printing and copying services designed to meet the wide-ranging needs of the faculty, staff, students and administrative units of the Temple community.
Financial Administration & Planning
Financial Administration provides support to portfolio departments and facilitates the universitywide implementation of Responsibility Centered Management at Temple. This area also provides oversight for Digital Document Services, OWLcard and Diamond Dollars, Finance and Business Continuity, and Finance Web Administration.
Temple's Human Resources department strives to attract and retain a quality workforce. The department accomplishes this by providing exceptional core services that are integrated and strategically aligned to the teaching, research and social missions of the university. Its benefits, compensation, employment, labor relations, learning and development, and payroll staff work to support organizational effectiveness and individual achievement.
OWLcard & Diamond Dollars
The OWLcard is your official university ID and serves as a means to grant access to buildings, information and services. From the libraries to the TECH Center, to purchasing food or books with your Diamond Dollars; the OWLcard is a necessity of everyday campus life.
Risk Management & Insurance
The Risk Management department promotes safety and accident prevention; manages the protection of university assets, both human and financial; minimizes legal liabilities; and supports compliance with all federal and statutory regulations.