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Friday, October 2, 2015

Finalists named for UA-Fayetteville chancellor's job

Posted By on Fri, Oct 2, 2015 at 5:01 PM

Donald Bobbitt, the University of Arkansas System president, has selected three finalists for the chancellor's position at the UA campus in Fayetteville. The selecetion follows secret deliberations by a search committee and meetings with candidates.

The UA said these finalists will have campus visits beginning next week:


• October 6-7 – Dr. April Mason, provost and senior vice president, Kansas State University

Here's her bio.

• October 12-13 – Dr. Joseph E. Steinmetz, executive vice president and provost, Ohio State University

Here's his bio.

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• October 14-15 – Dr. Jeffrey S. Vitter, provost and executive vice chancellor, University of Kansas

Here's his bio.

Dan Ferritor has been interim chancellor of the UA flagship campus since the retirement of David Gearhart.

The UA news release has times for public forums, links to longer resumes and other information.

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