Temple is proud to announce Dr. Jason Wingard as the university’s new president beginning July 1, 2021.
This announcement comes after a search conducted by the university’s Presidential Search Committee following President Richard Englert’s announcement in July 2020 that he planned to retire in 2021. Learn more about the search for Temple’s 12th president .
Dr. Wingard comes to Temple after serving as dean and professor of the Columbia University School of Professional Studies. A native of West Chester, Pennsylvania, his academic career includes teaching and senior leadership posts at Stanford University, the University of Pennsylvania and Columbia University. In addition, he served as chief learning officer of Goldman Sachs and as founder and chair of The Education Board, Inc., a management consultancy specializing in executive coaching and corporate advisory services.
Dr. Wingard succeeded President Englert upon his retirement on July 1.