Committee to select new U. president


When University President Richard L. McCormick announced he would step down from his position at the end of this term in May, Board of Governors Chair Ralph Izzo began assembling a diverse group of University students, faculty and staff to help screen and propose candidates for his replacement.

The committee will meet and discuss possible candidates throughout the year, with the chair and vice chair of the committee identifying at least five candidates to the Board of Trustees and Board of Governors.

"I sought to create a balanced and broadly representative group that fully reflects the rich diversity of Rutgers," Izzo said in a letter to the University community. "The members of the committee, many nominated by colleagues, are all recognized for their strong leadership skills and distinguished contributions to the


Amy Rowe

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