Search Process

Selecting Oglethorpe's 17th president

After an extensive nationwide search, the Oglethorpe University Board of Trustees unanimously elected Nicholas Ladany, Ph.D., as the 17th President of Oglethorpe University, effective July 1, 2020. Ladany will also serve as a member of the faculty, in the role of Professor of Psychology.

Ladany was previously Dean of the School of Leadership and Education Sciences and Associate Provost for Academic Outreach at the University of San Diego.

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Dr. Nicholas Ladany, 17th president of Oglethorpe University