Presidential Inauguration

UNH President James W. Dean

Installation Ceremony of James W. Dean Jr.

20th President of the University of New Hampshire

 

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Friday, October 12
1 – 3 p.m.
Granite State Room
Memorial Union Building

James W. Dean, Jr.

20th President of the University of New Hampshire

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James W. (“Jim”) Dean Jr. is the 20th president of the University of New Hampshire, elected unanimously by the University System of New Hampshire Board of Trustees to lead the state’s flagship public university, effective June 30, 2018.
 

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Visiting Information

Past Presidents of the University of New Hampshire

 

  • 1893-1903 | Charles S. Murkland
  • 1903-1912 | William D. Gibbs
  • 1912-1917 | Edward Thomas Fairchild
  • 1917-1927 | Ralph Dorn Hetzel
  • 1927-1936 | Edward M. Lewis
  • 1937-1944 | Fred Engelhardt
  • 1944-1947 | Harold Stoke
  • 1948-1950 | Arthur S. Adams
  • 1950-1954 | Robert F. Chandler
  • 1955-1961 | Eldon L. Johnson
  • 1963-1971 | John W. McConnell
  • 1971-1974 | Thomas N. Bonner
  • 1974-1979 | Eugene S. Mills
  • 1980-1983 | Evelyn Handler
  • 1983-1990 | Gordon A. Haaland
  • 1990-1994 | Dale Nitzschke
  • 1996-2002 | Joan Lietzel
  • 2002-2006 | Ann Weaver Hart
  • 2007-2018 | Mark W. Huddleston