About Leadership

University Leadership

Generations of visionary leaders have helped shape the Lehigh legacy. President Joseph J. Helble ’82, the university leadership and the Board of Trustees support the university’s mission to advance learning through the integration of teaching, research and service to others.

Lehigh Board of Trustees at event

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.

Board of Trustees web page >

Joseph J. Helble ’82

Office of the President

Joseph J. Helble ’82, Lehigh’s 15th president, assumed office on August 16, 2021.

President Joseph J. Helble’s website >
Lehigh Past Presidents >


Office of the Provost & Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs

Nathan Urban joined Lehigh University as provost and senior vice president for academic affairs on July 1, 2020.

Provost Nathan Urban’s website >


University Administration

Lehigh’s deans and senior officers oversee the university’s colleges, departments and business units.

University Administration web page >