WVU Presidents


Alexander Martin
Alexander Martin
1867-1875

John Rhey Thompson
John Rhey Thompson
1877-1881

William Lyne Wilson
William Lyne Wilson
1882-1883

Eli Marsh Turner
Eli Marsh Turner
1885-1893

James Lincoln Goodknight
James Lincoln Goodknight
1895-1897


Jerome Hall Raymond
Jerome Hall Raymond
1897-1901

Daniel Boardman Purinton
Daniel Boardman Purinton
1901-1911

Thomas Edward Hodges
Thomas Edward Hodges
1911-1914

Frank Butler Trotter
Frank Butler Trotter
1916-1928

John Roscoe Turner
John Roscoe Turner
1928-1934


Chauncey Samuel Boucher
Chauncey Samuel Boucher
1935-1938

Charles Elmer Lawall
Charles Elmer Lawall
1939-1945

Irvin Stewart
Irvin Stewart
1946-1958

Elvis Jacob Stahr
Elvis Jacob Stahr
1959-1962

Paul Ausborn Miller
Paul Ausborn Miller
1962-1966


James Gindling Harlow
James Gindling Harlow
1967-1977

Gene Arthur Budig
Gene Arthur Budig
1977-1981

Harry Bruce Heflin
Harry Bruce Heflin
1981

Elwood Gordon Gee
Elwood Gordon Gee
1981-1985

Diane L. Reinhard
Diane L. Reinhard *
1985-1986


Neil S. Bucklew
Neil S. Bucklew
1986-1995

David C. Hardesty, Jr.
David C. Hardesty, Jr.
1995-2007

Mike Garrison
Mike Garrison
2007-2008

C. Peter Magrath
C. Peter Magrath *
2008-2009

James P. Clements
James P. Clements
2009-2013



Portrait of E. Gordon Gee
E. Gordon Gee
2014


* denotes interim president