Eisgruber ’83 named 20th president of Princeton

Provost Christopher Eisgruber ’83 has been named the next president of Princeton University, the U. announced at a press conference in Nassau Hall Sunday afternoon.

In attendance were New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, the Board of Trustees and members of the Presidential Search Committee.

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New Jersey Governor Chris Christie and University Vice President and Secretary Robert Durkee ’69 shake hands as they walk to Nassau Hall for the announcement.

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Outgoing President Shirley Tilghman also spoke at the conference. Tilghman served as University President for 12 years.

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Photos by Monica Chon, Conor Dube, and Henry Rome.

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