On July 1, 1853, Martin Brewer Anderson became the first president of the University of Rochester, a post he held for 35 years. In the years since, other visionary leaders and scholars have shaped Rochester’s mission to learn, discover, heal, create, and make the world ever better.
University Professor of Philosophy
University Professor of Political Science and of Business
Thomas H. Jackson
Distinguished University Professor in Political Science and Business Administration and President Emeritus