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The George Washington University Names Thomas J. LeBlanc as its 17th President

Dr. Thomas LeBlanc

The Board of Trustees of the George Washington University unanimously elected Thomas J. LeBlanc as the university's 17th President. The appointment of Dr. LeBlanc concludes a six month process led by the Presidential Search Committee.

Dr. LeBlanc is an accomplished academic leader, as he is currently the executive vice president, provost and professor of computer science and electrical and computer engineering at the University of Miami. He is both the chief academic officer and the chief budget officer, responsible for the university’s 11 schools and colleges, the library system, the division of student affairs, the division of continuing and international education and undergraduate education, admissions and financial aid.

Dr. LeBlanc will begin his service at George Washington University on August 1, 2017.

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