Leadership & Governance

Hunter College's Chief Remains a Lightning Rod

Richard B. Levine, Newscom

The recent resignations of a dean and an assistant dean at Hunter College, part of the City U. of New York, have put a spotlight on sharp divisions within the college over its president and her leadership style.
July 11, 2013

There was no honeymoon period for Jennifer J. Raab.

When the politically connected lawyer became president of the City University of New York's Hunter College, in 2001, even her chancellor made clear he had preferred another candidate. A dozen years…

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