Leadership & Governance

After Less Than a Year, North Dakota Board Buys Out Chancellor's Contract

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Hamid A. Shirvani: "I take the responsibility that I probably underestimated the political landscape, or didn't analyze it the way that I should have."
June 04, 2013

North Dakota's State Board of Higher Education voted unanimously on Monday to buy out the contract of Chancellor Hamid A. Shirvani, ending his brief, turbulent tenure as head of the state's 11-campus university system.

A statement on…

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