Matthew Schure, PhD, is president and chief executive officer at Philadelphia College
of Osteopathic Medicine. He is responsible for translating the College's strategic
vision into related business, personnel, facilities, technology, development, communication
and organization plans.
Dr. Schure is past chairman of the American Osteopathic Association Council on Pre-doctoral
Education. He previously held many senior-level professional appointments including
chairman of the board of governors of the American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic
Medicine. He currently serves on the Pennsylvania Workforce Investment Board and the
Board of the Association of Independent Colleges & Universities of Pennsylvania, the
Life Science Career Alliance, and the City Avenue Special Services District.
Prior to joining PCOM, Dr. Schure spent three decades at New York Institute of Technology
where he held numerous senior level positions including president and chief executive
Dr. Schure holds a doctoral degree, a master of philosophy degree, and a master of
arts degree in educational psychology from Columbia University. His bachelor's degree
is in psychology from Queens College, CUNY.