mu chancellor http://kbia.org en New MU chancellor makes presence known in first two weeks on the job http://kbia.org/post/new-mu-chancellor-makes-presence-known-first-two-weeks-job <p>Richard Bowen Loftin has made his presence on the MU campus feel like two years as opposed to the two weeks he has been in office.&nbsp;</p><p> Tue, 18 Feb 2014 22:21:35 +0000 Brady Finn 48351 at http://kbia.org New MU chancellor makes presence known in first two weeks on the job MU announces R. Bowen Loftin as new Chancellor [live blog] http://kbia.org/post/mu-announces-r-bowen-loftin-new-chancellor-live-blog <p><em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">KBIA is covering the </span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">announcement of MU's next chancellor live and online. Check this space regularly for updates. </span></em></p><p>University of Missouri System President Tim Wolfe announced today the appointment of R. Bowen Loftin as MU's next chancellor. Loftin previously served as president of Texas A&amp;M from 2010 to last July.</p> Thu, 05 Dec 2013 00:40:42 +0000 Scott Pham 44785 at http://kbia.org MU announces R. Bowen Loftin as new Chancellor [live blog] MU to announce next chancellor http://kbia.org/post/mu-announce-next-chancellor <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The University of Missouri plans to announce its next chancellor on December </span>5th<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, in the Donald W. Reynolds Alumni Center.</span></p><p>Former chancellor Brady Deaton retired on November 15th, and had served as chancellor of the university for 9 years. Many faculty members anxiously await the announcement of the new chancellor, especially those who have worked under multiple chancellors.</p><p>Professor of Biochemistry Frank Schmidt said he’s seen two types of chancellors at MU over the years.</p> Wed, 04 Dec 2013 23:46:10 +0000 Jenn Croft 44760 at http://kbia.org MU to announce next chancellor Retiring MU chancellor taking on global issues http://kbia.org/post/retiring-mu-chancellor-taking-global-issues <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">The retiring chancellor of the University of Missouri's flagship campus is returning to his academic roots in agricultural economics, but this time with a global focus.</p><p> Mon, 04 Nov 2013 13:46:12 +0000 Associated Press 43194 at http://kbia.org Retiring MU chancellor taking on global issues Opinions abound at public forum for MU chancellor search http://kbia.org/post/opinions-abound-public-forum-mu-chancellor-search <p>As the search to replace retiring MU Chancellor Brady Deaton begins, a public forum held in MU’s Jesse Hall Monday allowed people to tell UM System leaders what they want to see in a future chancellor.&nbsp; It was the first of two public forums held on MU’s campus this week.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p>A handful of MU faculty, staff, and students voiced their opinions at the hour-long forum.&nbsp; They discussed what they thought should be required of the next chancellor, and what key areas of strength he or she should have.</p> Mon, 22 Jul 2013 22:24:54 +0000 Andrew Nichols 37526 at http://kbia.org Opinions abound at public forum for MU chancellor search Missouri and Kansas university leaders get hefty retirement packages http://kbia.org/post/missouri-and-kansas-university-leaders-get-hefty-retirement-packages <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>University presidents in Kansas and Missouri have been retiring with substantial financial packages.</p><p>When MU Chancellor Brady Deaton retires this fall, he’ll be director of an institute on international development. He’ll be paid 200 thousand dollars.</p><p>Former KU Chancellor Robert Hemenway received about 340 thousand dollars for two years after he retired in 2009.</p> Fri, 28 Jun 2013 22:40:24 +0000 Associated Press 36221 at http://kbia.org Missouri and Kansas university leaders get hefty retirement packages