Adam William Herbert,, American former academic administrator, educator.
Herbert, Adam William was born on December 1, 1943 in Muskogee, Oklahoma, United States. Son of Addie (Hibler) Herbert.
Bachelor, University Southern California, 1966. Master of Public Administration, University Southern California, 1967. Doctor of Philosophy, University Pittsburgh, 1971.
Instructor, assistant professor, coordinator academy programs Center Urban Affairs School Public Administration, University Southern California, Los Angeles, 1969-1972. Associate professor, chairman urban affairs program division environmental and urban systems Virginia Polytechnic Institute State University, Blacksburg, 1972-1975, professor, director North Virginia programs, Center for Public Administration and Policy, 1978-1979. White House fellow, special assistant secretary Department of Health, Washington, 1974-1975.
Special assistant to under secretary Housing and Urban Development, 1975-1977. Professor, dean Florida International University, Miami, 1979-1987, associate vice president for academy affairs, chief academy officer North Miami campus, 1985-1988, vice president, chief administrative officer, 1987-1988. President University North Florida, Jacksonville, 1989—1998.
Chancellor State University Systems of Florida, 1998—2001. Regents professor, executive director Florida Center for Public Policy and Leadership University North Florida, Jacksonville, Florida. President Indiana University Systems, Bloomington, 2003—2007.