Fourth presidential candidate withdraws from consideration
NEW PALTZ- Kenneth J. Abt, Chair of the Search Committee and Chair of the New Paltz College Council, announced today that the fourth presidential finalist invited to campus has decided to withdraw from the presidential search currently in progress at New Paltz. No further details are available.
The Presidential Search Committee is pleased to have three confirmed finalists to visit the New Paltz campus during the next two weeks.
The dates of the visits and names of the confirmed candidates are below
February 10-11: Dr. John Schreiber, M.D., MPH, Chairman, Department of Pediatrics, Tufts University School of Medicine and Chief Administrative Officer, Floating Hospital for Children at Tufts Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts.
February 14-15: Dr. Joe Gow, Chancellor (equivalent to Campus President), University of Wisconsin-La Crosse, La Crosse, Wisconsin
February 17-18: Dr. Mary Papazian, Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs, Lehman College, CUNY, Bronx, New York
Copies of the candidates’ resumes are available on the Presidential Search Web site.
Located in the heart of a dynamic college town, 90 minutes from metropolitan New York City, the State University of New York at New Paltz is a highly selective college of about 8,000 undergraduate and graduate students.
One of the most well-regarded public colleges in the nation, New Paltz delivers an extraordinary number of majors in Business, Liberal Arts, Sciences, Engineering, Fine and Performing Arts and Education.
New Paltz embraces its culture as a community where talented and independent minded people from around the world create close personal links with real scholars and artists who love to teach.