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President John D. Simon

2015

John D. Simon officially assumes presidency of Lehigh University
The former executive vice president and provost at the University of Virginia is Lehigh’s 14th president. (7/1/2015)

Introducing Data X
New initiative will expand Lehigh’s capacities for teaching and research in computer and data science. (5/12/2015)

Introducing ‘Our Lehigh': Tell Us Your Story
President John Simon invites members of the Lehigh community to share stories on "Our Lehigh", a digital onboarding site. (3/19/2015)

Our Next President
John Simon has distinguished himself in academia with his world-class research, his thoughtful leadership and, perhaps most tellingly, his willingness to put the interests of others above his own. (2/26/2015)

2014

John D. Simon Named Lehigh’s 14th President
Simon, executive vice president and provost at the University of Virginia, takes office on July 1, 2015. (10/17/2014)

Presidential Appointment: Message from Brad Eric Scheler, Chair of the Board of Trustees
Scheler lauds John D. Simon as a distinguished leader in higher education. (10/17/2014)

Getting to Know John D. Simon: A Q&A with Lehigh’s 14th President
Simon answers questions on what drew him to Lehigh, his vision and his past experiences. (10/17/2014)

Simon Selected President Following Comprehensive International Search
Search process incorporated the input of the entire university community. (10/17/2014)

Lehigh changes leaders
A message from Interim President Kevin Clayton ’84 ’13P (8/1/2014)