On June 1, 2021, President Bradley W. Bateman announced that he would retire on June 30, 2022, after serving the College as its 10th president for nearly a decade. The Board of Trustees has launched a search to find our 11th president.
Bradley W. Bateman became the 10th president of Randolph College in July 2013. A passionate advocate for the liberal arts, Bateman previously served as the provost and executive vice president at Denison University.
A noted economist, President Bateman is the author of Keynes’s Uncertain Revolution and co-author (with Roger Backhouse) of Capitalist Revolutionary: John Maynard Keynes. He earned a B.A. in economics from Alma College in Alma, Michigan and received both his M.A. and Ph.D. in economics from the University of Kentucky.