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Leonard Moore

Division of Diversity and Communication
Executive Vice President of Diversity and Community Engagement
Dr. Leonard N. Moore is Vice President of Academic Diversity Initiatives and Professor of History at the University of Texas. After finishing high school with a 15 on the ACT and a 1.6 Grade Point Average, he went on to earn a bachelor’s degree in history from Jackson State University in 1993 and then a Ph.D. in 1998 from The Ohio State University at the age of 26. From 1998-2007 he served as a professor and academic administrator at Louisiana State University and he has been at the University of Texas since 2007.