AKRON, Ohio (AP) — A university in Ohio will pay a firm more than $146,000 and expenses to help in the search for its next president.
The University of Akron has selected the Witt/Kieffer search firm based in suburban Chicago to help a search committee look for the school’s next president.READ MORE: Man Shot And Killed In East Garfield Park
UA administrator and faculty member John Green has been serving as interim president since May 1. He succeeded Matthew Wilson who chose to return to the university’s law school faculty.READ MORE: Ed's Tech Notes: Apple Cutting Production On iPhone 13, Twitter's New Feature, Drone Delivers Lungs For Transplant
UA announced in a newsletter to the university community on Tuesday that it had hired Witt/Kieffer. The university also said it will meet later this month with leaders of campus groups to get their input on various aspects of the search process.MORE NEWS: Chicago Weather: Warm Temps For The Bears Game
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