President-Elect

Welcoming Kevin Hallock, the 11th President of the University of Richmond

A distinguished scholar, a gifted teacher, and an experienced and accomplished academic and institutional administrator, Dr. Hallock will join the University community this fall, at the beginning of the 2021–22 academic year.

Kevin F. Hallock

The Board of Trustees has unanimously elected Dr. Kevin F. Hallock as the next president of the University of Richmond. Dr. Hallock is currently dean and professor of strategy and business economics at Cornell University’s SC Johnson College of Business. He is also Joseph R. Rich ’80 Professor of Economics and Human Resource Studies, and founding director of the Institute for Compensation Studies, at Cornell’s School of Industrial and Labor Relations, where he formerly served as dean.

A distinguished scholar, a gifted teacher, and an experienced and accomplished academic and institutional administrator, Dr. Hallock will join the University community this fall, at the beginning of the 2021–22 academic year. He will hold an appointment as professor of economics in the Robins School of Business with affiliated faculty appointments in the Jepson School of Leadership Studies and the Philosophy, Politics, Economics and Law program in the School of Arts and Sciences.

“We are fortunate to have attracted to the University a person with the experience, character, and credentials of Kevin Hallock. Kevin is a dynamic and hard-working leader with a strong track record of building consensus and bringing people together around a shared vision and purpose. We are confident that as president he will help us to continue to strengthen our leadership position among liberal arts institutions nationally.”

Paul B. Queally

Rector, Board of Trustees