Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada
St. Francis Xavier University

Past Presidents

Presidents of St. Francis Xavier University

1853-2019

 

1853-1854     Rev. Dr. John Schulte, Rector

1854-1858     Most Rev. John Cameron, Rector

1858-1863     Most Rev. Colin F. MacKinnon, Rector/President (Founder, July 20, 1853)

1863-1880     Rt. Rev. Hugh Gillis, President

1880-1884     Rev. Dr. Angus Cameron, President

1884-1891     Most Rev. Neil McNeil, President

1891-1898     Rev. Dr. Daniel A. Chisholm, President

1898-1906     Rev. Dr. Alexander M. Thompson, President

1906-1936     Rt. Rev. Dr. Hugh P. MacPherson

1936-1944     Rev. Dr. Daniel MacDonald, President

1944-1954     Rt. Rev. Dr. Patrick Nicholson, President

1954-1964     Rt. Rev. Hugh Somers, President

1964-1970     Rt. Rev. Malcolm A. MacLellan, President

1970-1978     Rev. Malcolm MacDonell, President

1978-1990     Rev. Dr. Gregory A. MacKinnon, President

1990-1996     Dr. David J. Lawless, President

1996-2014     Dr. Sean E. Riley, President

2014-2019     Dr. Kent D. MacDonald, President

2019 -            Dr. Andrew Hakin, President

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