Faculty Opinion Considered by President Search Committee, Tolbert Says
Although there were concerns about inadequate faculty representation on the presidential search committee, the faculty perspective was represented and was taken seriously, search committee member Leslie Tolbert, UA vice president for research, graduate studies and economic development, told the Faculty Senate on Monday.
The Arizona Board of Regents announced Tuesday that Temple University President Ann Weaver Hart is the candidate for the job and will visit the UA campus Feb. 13, ahead of the regents meeting Feb. 16-17, to meet with students, faculty, staff, administrators and members of the public. If the board confirms her appointment, she will be the first woman to take the UA's reins since its founding.
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