Dr. Robert W. Serum – Chancellor

Dr. Robert W. Serum serves ADI‘s management team as a trusted advisor to ensure the highest quality of education. Dr. Serum also assists with the continued development of ADI’s curriculum and the overall direction of the institution to preserve ADI‘s philosophy of maintaining the highest standard of education.Dr. Serum served as Vice President of Academics & International Programs at Northwood University until his retirement in 2007. During his 34 year tenure at Northwood University, Dr. Serum was the leader and coordinator of academic program content in all locations and for all programs. He also oversaw the start-up and accreditation of Northwood’s first MBA Program. In 1992, Dr. Serum became Vice President of Academics for the entire institution.He holds and A.B. In Business Administration from Hope College and and an M.A. And Ph.D. From the University of Alabama. Dr. Serum is the recipient of the 2007 Automotive Education Excellence Award from Automotive Industry Education Foundation and the honorary doctor of laws from Northwood.