President, The George Washington University
Prior to serving as the 17th President of the George Washington University, Thomas J. LeBlanc was the executive vice president and provost at the University of Miami. He was appointed to that position in 2005 and served as the chief academic officer and chief budget officer for the University responsible for overseeing and coordinating academic programs and enhancing the educational mission of the University. He served as a professor in the Departments of Computer Science and Electrical and Computer Engineering.
Previously, LeBlanc served as dean of the college faculty in the College of Arts, Sciences, and Engineering at the University of Rochester. His publications include writings on operating systems, parallel programming, and software engineering.
He holds a Ph.D. and a master’s degree in Computer Science from the University of Wisconsin at Madison and a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from State University of New York at Plattsburgh.