MO Gov. Greitens urges new University of Missouri Chancellor to 'act boldly'

MO Gov. Greitens urges new University of Missouri Chancellor to 'act boldly'

COLUMBIA, MO (KFVS) - On Wednesday, President Mun Choi of the University of Missouri System announced the hiring of Dr. Alexander N. Cartwright as the next chancellor of the University of Missouri, Columbia.

Dr. Cartwright is expected to start as chancellor later this summer.

He is currently the provost and executive vice chancellor of the State University of New York.

Missouri Governor Eric Greitens released the following statement as a response:

"Missouri needs Mizzou and our universities to succeed. For that to happen, strong leaders will have to make hard decisions.

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