List of presidents of Dartmouth College

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The Reverend Eleazar Wheelock

The following is a list of presidents of Dartmouth College.

Presidents[edit]

Order Name Position(s) Joined College Ascended presidency Left/retired Alumnus/na? Reference
1 Eleazar Wheelock President and founder of Dartmouth College 1769 1769 1779 no [1][2]
2 John Wheelock President 1779 1779 1815 1771 [2][3]
3 Francis Brown President 1815 1815 1820 1805 [2][4]
4 Daniel Dana President 1820 1820 1821 1788 [2][5]
5 Bennet Tyler President 1822 1822 1828 no [2][6]
6 Nathan Lord President 1828 1828 1863 no [2][7]
7 Asa Dodge Smith President 1863 1863 1877 1830 [2][8]
8 Samuel Colcord Bartlett President 1877 1877 1892 1836 [2][9]
9 William Jewett Tucker President 1893 1893 1909 1861 [2][10]
10 Ernest Fox Nichols President, Professor of Physics 1898–1903 1909 1916 no [2][11]
11 Ernest Martin Hopkins President 1916 1916 1945 1901 [2][12]
12 John Sloan Dickey President 1945 1945 1970 1929 [2][13]
13 John George Kemeny President, Professor of Mathematics 1953 1970 1981 no [2][14]
14 David T. McLaughlin President, member of the Board of Trustees 1971 1981 1987 1954, T'1955 [2][15]
15 James O. Freedman President 1987 1987 1998 no [2][16]
16 James Wright President, Dean of the Faculty, Professor of History 1969 1998 July 1, 2009 no [2][17][18]
17 Jim Yong Kim President, Department of Anthropology Faculty July 1, 2009 July 1, 2009 2012 no [19]
18 Philip J. Hanlon President June 10, 2013 June 10, 2013 1977 [20]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Eleazar Wheelock". The Wheelock Succession of Dartmouth Presidents. The Office of the President. Retrieved 2007-08-18.
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p "Presidents of Dartmouth College". Rauner Special Collections Library. Retrieved 2007-08-18.
  3. ^ "John Wheelock". The Wheelock Succession of Dartmouth Presidents. The Office of the President. Retrieved 2007-08-18.
  4. ^ "Francis Brown". The Wheelock Succession of Dartmouth Presidents. The Office of the President. Retrieved 2007-08-18.
  5. ^ "Daniel Dana". The Wheelock Succession of Dartmouth Presidents. The Office of the President. Retrieved 2007-08-18.
  6. ^ "Bennett Tyler". The Wheelock Succession of Dartmouth Presidents. The Office of the President. Retrieved 2007-08-18.
  7. ^ "Nathan Lord". The Wheelock Succession of Dartmouth Presidents. The Office of the President. Retrieved 2007-08-18.
  8. ^ "Asa Dodge Smith". The Wheelock Succession of Dartmouth Presidents. The Office of the President. Retrieved 2007-08-18.
  9. ^ "Samuel Colcord Bartlett". The Wheelock Succession of Dartmouth Presidents. The Office of the President. Retrieved 2007-08-18.
  10. ^ "William Jewett Tucker". The Wheelock Succession of Dartmouth Presidents. The Office of the President. Retrieved 2007-08-18.
  11. ^ "Ernest Fox Nichols". The Wheelock Succession of Dartmouth Presidents. The Office of the President. Retrieved 2007-08-18.
  12. ^ "Ernest Martin Hopkins". The Wheelock Succession of Dartmouth Presidents. The Office of the President. Retrieved 2007-08-18.
  13. ^ "John Sloan Dickey". The Wheelock Succession of Dartmouth Presidents. The Office of the President. Retrieved 2007-08-18.
  14. ^ "John G. Kemeny". The Wheelock Succession of Dartmouth Presidents. The Office of the President. Retrieved 2007-08-18.
  15. ^ "David T. McLaughlin". The Wheelock Succession of Dartmouth Presidents. The Office of the President. Retrieved 2007-08-18.
  16. ^ "James O. Freedman". The Wheelock Succession of Dartmouth Presidents. The Office of the President. Retrieved 2007-08-18.
  17. ^ "James Wright". The Wheelock Succession of Dartmouth Presidents. The Office of the President. Retrieved 2007-08-18.
  18. ^ Lowe, Allie (2008-02-04). "President Wright to step down in June of 2009". The Dartmouth. Retrieved 2008-02-05.
  19. ^ "Dr. Jim Yong Kim appointed 17th President of Dartmouth College" (Press release). Dartmouth College. 2009-03-02. Archived from the original on 2009-04-06. Retrieved 2009-03-02.
  20. ^ "Philip J. Hanlon '77, PhD, Is Named 18th President of Dartmouth" (Press release). Dartmouth College. 2012-11-24. Archived from the original on 2012-12-02. Retrieved 2012-11-24.