Generations of visionary leaders have helped shape the Lehigh legacy. Today, President John Simon, the university leadership and the Board of Trustees continue to support and advance the university’s important efforts in teaching, research and service.
Board of Trustees
Lehigh University's Board of Trustees holds overall legal authority and responsibility for establishing policy and policy-making procedures for the University.
Office of the President
John D. Simon was appointed Lehigh's 14th president on Oct. 17, 2014. Formerly executive vice president and provost at the University of Virginia, Simon since his arrival in 2015 has worked to strengthen the university’s research enterprise, grow its global impact and expand access to a Lehigh education.
Office of the Provost
Patrick V. Farrell joined Lehigh as provost and vice president for academic affairs on July 24, 2009, and serves as the university's chief academic officer.
Lehigh’s deans and senior officers oversee the university’s colleges, departments and business units.