Daniel Engstrom

Interim Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs

Department of University Leadership


Daniel E. Engstrom serves as the chief academic officer at Cal U. Serving under the University President, the provost and vice president for Academic Affairs is responsible for the creation and implementation of the University’s academic priorities.


Dr. Engstrom began his career at Cal U in 2001 as an assistant professor in the Department of Applied Engineering and Technology, now the Department of Computer Science, Information Systems and Engineering Technology.


He served as associate dean of the Eberly College of Science and Technology from 2009-2012; as acting director of Graduate/Global Online Admissions from 2018-2019; and as associate provost in the Office of Academic Success from 2012-2020.


Dr. Engstrom and his wife, Rhonda, have four children: Isaiah, Joe, Maya and Danielle.

Email: engstrom@calu.edu

Phone: 724-938-4407

Office: Old Main Room 111