George Waldner

Visiting Fellow

George Waldner is the President Emeritus of York College, where he oversaw significant growth in the college’s resources while maintaining its ongoing commitment to high-quality but affordable education.

Prior to his time at York College, he served as the Vice President for Academic Affairs and Professor of Political Science at Wilkes University as well as the Provost and Faculty Member in Political Science at Oglethorpe University. Waldner received his PhD in Politics from Princeton University.

As a visiting fellow at IHS, Waldner is strengthening our outreach efforts to academic leaders such as deans, presidents, and provosts. He is eager to share the message that academic excellences requires leaders in academia to challenge faculty and students to engage with a wide range of voices and perspectives.