Dr. Nayef H. Samhat became Wofford's president on July 1, 2013. Only the 11th man to hold the post, he brings with him a wealth of experience gained in leadership roles at Centre College and most recently at Kenyon College.
A former professor and provost with decades of experience in higher education, Dr. Nayef H. Samhat joined the Wofford community in July 2013.
Enjoy this collection of some of Dr. Samhat's past speeches and essays.
In more than 150 years, only 10 other men have been president of Wofford College. Learn more about the men who were Wofford's president before President Samhat.
Wofford's president's house was built in 1911 for chemistry professor Coleman B. Waller. It has been the President's house since the early 1940's.