Education Alum Appointed Dominican Republic Minister of Education

Roberto Fulcar, Ed.D.

Roberto Fulcar, Ed.D., graduate of NSU’s Abraham S. Fischer College of Education and School of Criminal Justice (FCE&SCJ) was appointed Minister of Education of the Dominican Republic on July 10, 2020, by the newly elected President, Luis Abinader.

Fulcar has a long teaching career at all levels and modalities of education in the Dominican Republic and in other countries. His social and political work led him to the foundation of the Institute for the Promotion of Education, Democracy and Development.  Dr. Fulcar is a consultant in areas such as education, strategic planning, policy, evaluation, institutional development, research, and leadership.

He earned his Doctor of Education with the FCE&SCJ in 2004.