Sole Finalist for UT-Arlington President is Named

The University of Texas System regents on Thursday named Vistasp M. Karbhari, the provost and executive vice president for academic affairs at the University of Alabama in Huntsville, as the sole finalist for the presidency of the University of Texas at Arlington.

Karbhari must wait a state-mandated 21 days before being officially named president. He has previously served as professor and vice chairman of the structural engineering department at the University of California, San Diego.

"Extraordinary leadership is crucial for our institutions, and the unique and innovative environment at UT-Arlington calls for an effective and visionary leader," UT System Chancellor ...

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