Leadership & Governance

Explore our senior leadership, the administrative office supporting the operations and mission of GCLS and the college's Board of Trustees, which oversees the institution's strategic direction and ensures academic and administrative integrity.

Dr. Dominik Thor, MSc

Professor of Pharmacy

As President of Geneva College of Longevity Science (GCLS) and Professor of Pharmacy, Dominik Thor holds a pivotal role as chief executive officer, responsible for providing leadership and overall administration of the institution. Tasked with the direction of GCLS, the President collaborates closely with the Board of Trustees to shape and implement policies that align with the college's mission and goals. Leading a diverse team of academic and administrative professionals, the President oversees the seamless functioning of all college departments, ensuring academic excellence, financial sustainability, and a vibrant community. Additionally, the President plays a crucial role in fostering relationships with external stakeholders, including research and industry partners, government agencies, and the broader academic community, to advance GCLS's prominence in the field of longevity science education. 


At the Geneva College of Longevity Science, the board of trustees plays a crucial role in steering the institution towards its mission of advancing longevity science education. Comprising distinguished members from various sectors, including academia, industry, and healthcare, the board ensures that the college’s goals align with both academic excellence and the emerging needs of the field of longevity science. The trustees are also tasked with the oversight of the institution, ensuring that resources are allocated efficiently and responsibly to foster innovation and learning. Additionally, they uphold the college’s academic standards and integrity, approving academic programs and policies based on rigorous evaluation and adherence to educational best practices. The decisions of the board are are informed by a commitment to enhancing the quality and impact of the Geneva College of Longevity Science’s contributions to the field of longevity science.

Office of the President, GCLS

Office of the Board of Trustees, GCLS

Senior Administrative Officers

Dean of Longevity Science

The Dean of Longevity Science is responsible for the comprehensive management of GCLS' academic programs. The Dean oversees curriculum development, faculty leadership, and the creation of an innovative learning environment. Student engagement and experience fall under the Dean's purview, encompassing services, extracurricular activities, and initiatives to enhance the overall educational journey. Strategic planning involves aligning academic goals with GCLS's broader mission, identifying growth opportunities, and building external partnerships. Accreditation standards and program quality are maintained through continuous assessment and improvement efforts.

VP of Research

The Vice President of Research plays a critical role in advancing the GCLS's commitment to cutting-edge research in the field of longevity science. The VP's responsibilities include overseeing and promoting research activities within the college, collaborating with faculty and researchers, and establishing strategic partnerships to enhance the research ecosystem. This role involves managing research programs, securing funding opportunities, and ensuring compliance with ethical and regulatory standards. Additionally, the Vice President of Research contributes to elevating GCLS's research profile, fostering interdisciplinary collaborations, and promoting the dissemination of research findings through publications and presentations.

VP of Student Affairs

The Vice President of Student Affairs is dedicated to enhancing the overall student experience and fostering a positive campus environment. Responsible for a range of student services, including counseling, and extracurricular activities, the VP ensures that students have access to resources that support their academic and personal development. From managing student requests to implementing policies related to student conduct, the VP plays a crucial role in creating a safe, inclusive, and engaging community. By overseeing diversity and inclusion initiatives, advocating for students' interests, the VP Student Affairs contributes to the holistic well-being and success of the diverse student body at GCLS.