Missouri Presidential Search Resumes

1 decade 10 months 3 weeks ago Friday, July 27 2007 Jul 27, 2007 Friday, July 27, 2007 8:36:32 PM CDT July 27, 2007 in News
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MARCELINE (AP) - University of Missouri curators are ready to try again in the search for a new president of the four-campus system. The ten-member board met today to discuss the presidential search for the first time since the board's top candidate turned down the job last month. Chairman Don Walsworth says curators plan to narrow the latest crop of candidates to a pool of three to five finalists. He says interviews could take place as soon as next week. Former president Elson Floyd left Missouri in April to become president of Washington State University. Interim president Gordon Lamb continues to lead the Missouri system until a permanent replacement is found.

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