R. Bowen Loftin, who led one of the country’s largest universities has been hired as the University of Missouri’s new chancellor.
University system President Tim Wolfe plans to announce the new hire at a Thursday morning news conference.
A divided board of trustees at St. Louis Community College has voted not to extend Chancellor Myrtle Dorsey’s contract.
Western Governors University of Missouri has selected Allen Goben to serve as its leader.
The University of Missouri curators was meeting Friday and will likely hire a search firm to vet candidates.
Deaton, who was named chancellor in 2004, announced his retirement Wednesday in Columbia. The university has not named his replacement.
Furst-Bowe was introduced as a selection committee’s choice last month.
8th chancellor in school history comes from University of Wisconsin-Stout.
Cheryl B. Schrader will be the schools next leader.
Vaughn Vandegrift says he will be leaving July 2012.