THE FOUNDING OF AUP
Dr. Lloyd A. DeLamater
Founder of the American College in Paris (ACP, today AUP), the first Dean and the first President of the College.
Marie Louise Viborel DeLamater
Contributor to the founding of ACP, wife of the founder, Director of Student Housing and the Cultural Program, Student Counselor.
Col. Karl S. Cate
Col. Karl Cate was essential to gathering support for the College and other key amenities for incoming students.
Raymond D. Flowers
Raymond D. Flowers was the First Registrar, Director of Admissions and the College’s Business Manager.
Walter J. Brennan
Throughout the first five years, Brennan remained responsible for the college catalog and other formal correspondence.
Dr. Celeste M. Schenck
In 2008, Dr. Celeste M. Schenck became the 12th president of The American University of Paris.
Damon B. Smith
Damon B. Smith was the President of the American College in Paris from 1971 to 1983.
Daniel J. Socolow
Daniel J. Socolow served as ACP's/AUP's President from 1983 to 1989.
Lee Huebner served as interim president from 1995–97.
Dr. Catherine Ingold
Dr. Catherine Ingold led the University from 1989 to 1992.
Professor Emeritus Farhad Nomani
Professor Nomani joined AUP in 1984 and retired in 2015.
Professor Roy Rosenstein
Roy Rosenstein is among AUP’s longest-serving professors.
Professor Emeritus George A. Wanklyn
Professor Wanklyn joined AUP in 1982.
Professor David Wingeate Pike
David Wingeate Pike joined AUP in 1968.
Professor Emerita Kathleen Wilson-Chevalier
Professor Chevalier taught one of AUP's most-popular classes.
Professor Tanya Elder
Professor Elder helped establish the Sustainable Development Practicum in Auroville, India
David T. McGovern
David T. McGovern was AUP’s longest-serving member of the Board of Trustees.
Pierre Salinger was the Chair of the Board of Trustees from 1980 to 1989.
Dame Olivia de Havilland
Olivia de Havilland was a cherished member of the AUP community, and the first female trustee.
Dr. Judith Hermanson Ogilvie ’65
Judith Hermanson Ogilvie ’65, a member of AUP’s Founding Classes, is the first woman and first alumna to be elected Board Chair.