List of presidents of the University of Toronto

The University of Toronto has had 16 presidents since it was founded in 1827 as King's College.[1]

List of presidentsEdit

Order Name Years in office Title
1 The Right Rev. John Strachan 1827–1848 President of King's College
2 The Rev. John McCaul 1848–1850 President of King's College
1850–1853 President of the University of Toronto
1853–1880 Principal of University College
3 Sir Daniel Wilson 1880–1889 Principal of University College
1889–1892 President of the University of Toronto
4 James Loudon 1892–1906 President of the University of Toronto
5 Sir Robert Falconer 1907–1932 President of the University of Toronto
6 The Rev. Henry John Cody 1932–1945 President of the University of Toronto
7 The Hon. Sidney Earle Smith 1945–1957 President of the University of Toronto
8 Claude Bissell 1958–1971 President of the University of Toronto
9 John Robert Evans 1972–1978 President of the University of Toronto
10 James Milton Ham 1978–1983 President of the University of Toronto
11 David Strangway 1983–1984 President of the University of Toronto
12 George Connell 1984–1990 President of the University of Toronto
13 Robert Prichard 1990–2000 President of the University of Toronto
14 Robert Birgeneau 2000–2004 President of the University of Toronto
interim Frank Iacobucci 2004–2005 President of the University of Toronto
15 David Naylor 2005–2013 President of the University of Toronto
16 Meric Gertler 2013–present President of the University of Toronto

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "History of the Position". University of Toronto.

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