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U. of C. to begin search for a new president

Aug 13, 2020 - Chicago Sun-Times

Robert J. Zimmer announced this week he plans to transition to chancellor in 2021. The University of Chicago is set to begin a search for a new president after the institution's leader this week said he plans to transition to chancellor in 2021, the university said Thursday.

Robert J. Zimmer had agreed to serve as president through at least 2022, but told the Board of Trustees Wednesday he now wants to take on the new role as chancellor in June 2021, according to a university news releas...