President of Olin College of Engineering
Professor of Mechanical Engineering and former Dean of Engineering at Bucknell University
President of the University of Connecticut
A leading plasma scientist and engineer with deep academic roots in teaching and research, became UConn president in 2019. He has a special interest in ensuring the quality of the student experience through diversity, respect and responsibility, and recruiting highly talented and representative faculty.
Professor and Provost of Wake Forest University
Richard K. Miller
President Emeritus of Olin College of Engineering
President of Bates College
One of Bates’ signature initiatives is Purposeful Work, launched in 2014. Built on the premise that preparing students for lives of meaningful work has always been a central purpose of the liberal arts. Spencer is a former Chief Education Counsel to the U.S. Senate Committee on Labor and Human Resources.