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UA names interim provost to replace new president

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The University of Alabama names a replacement for provost Judy Bonner.  Long-time administrator and faculty member Joe Benson will serve as interim provost.  Bonner was named the school's first female president, after the unexpected resignation of Guy Bailey.  Benson has been vice president for research and vice provost since 2009.  He will serve in both roles until his retirement in summer 2013.  Bonner will appoint search committees to fill both positions on a permanent basis.

 

 

 

 

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