mu chancellor search http://kbia.org en New chancellor to build from MU's strengths http://kbia.org/post/new-chancellor-build-mus-strengths <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The University of Missouri Columbia named its new chancellor Thursday. R. Bowen </span>Loftin<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, who announced in July he was stepping down as Texas A&amp;M’s president, will now <a href="http://kbia.org/post/mu-announces-r-bowen-loftin-new-chancellor-live-blog">take over</a> as chancellor for MU on Feb. 1, 2014.</span></p><p>Before becoming president of Texas A&amp;M in 2010, the 64-year-old Texas native served as a professor of engineering and held leadership roles at Dominion University and University of Houston.</p> Thu, 05 Dec 2013 23:31:11 +0000 Kristofor Husted 44838 at http://kbia.org New chancellor to build from MU's strengths 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 These are the people that will find the next MU chancellor http://kbia.org/post/these-are-people-will-find-next-mu-chancellor <p></p><p>The University of Missouri system <a href="http://www.umsystem.edu/ums/news/news_releases/072513_news">has announced its 18-member committee</a> that will lead the search for the new Chancellor of MU’s Columbia campus. The announcement Thursday afternoon <a href="http://www.kbia.org/post/opinions-abound-public-forum-mu-chancellor-search">comes on the heels</a> of two public forums this week discussing the search. UM system spokesperson John Fougere says those hearings and the appointment of the committee were two important steps in the process. He says the next is when the committee first meets in the next couple weeks.</p><p>Current Chancellor Brady Deaton<a href="http://www.kbia.org/post/mu-chancellor-brady-deaton-announces-retirement"> is set to retire on November 15<sup>th</sup></a>, and Fougere says the goal is to have a new chancellor hired before the end of the fall semester. Thu, 25 Jul 2013 22:36:00 +0000 Ryan Famuliner 37742 at http://kbia.org These are the people that will find the next MU chancellor