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Penn Notables

University Leaders

This history was inspired by the chronology found in Martin Meyerson's and Dilys Pegler Winegrad's Gladly Learn and Gladly Teach (1978) but has now been substantially enlarged and interpreted by Mark Frazier Lloyd and Mary D. McConaghy, with the assistance of Michael T. Woods

John Penn, 1899
Heads of the Trustees, 1749-present
William Smith, c. 1800
Provosts, 1755-present
Thomas Sovereign Gates, c. 1930
Presidents, 1930-present
Alfred Stengel, c. 1920
Heads of the Health System, 1931-present
William Hagan DuBarry, c. 1950
Executive Vice Presidents, 1944-present
University's Senior Administration poses with President Judith Rodin and "Ben on the Bench," 2003 Commencement
Other Statutory Officers