Current president: Lee C. Bollinger
Date of appointment: June 2002
Previous position: President of the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor
Current president: David J. Skorton
Date of appointment: July 2006
Previous position: President of the University of Iowa
Interim President: Carol. L. Folt
Date of appointment: July 2012
Speciality: Environmental science
Previous position: Provost of Dartmouth
* Replaced Jim Yong Kim while trustees conduct search for replacement.
Current president: Drew Gilpin Faust
Date of appointment: February 2007
Previous position: Dean of the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study.
Ties to Philadelphia region: Received her bachelor's degree from Bryn Mawr College and master's and doctoral degrees from the University of Pennsylvania. Professor of history at Penn for 25 years. A trustee at Bryn Mawr.
University of Pennsylvania
Current president: Amy Gutmann
Date of appointment: July 2004
Speciality: Political science
Previous position: Provost of Princeton
Ties to Philadelphia region: On Princeton faculty for 28 years, including her stint as provost.
Current president: Richard C. Levin
Date of appointment: 1993
Previous position: Chair of Yale's economics department, dean of Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
* Announced he will step down at the end of the school year