Thursday, March 13, 2008

Peter Dorman to be named President of AUB

The Chronicle of Higher Education's News Blog is reporting that:
The American University of Beirut is expected to name the University of Chicago’s Peter Dorman as its new president next week. Mr. Dorman, an Egyptologist and chairman of Chicago’s department of Near Eastern languages and civilizations, said he planned to accept when the American University of Beirut, known as AUB, makes the offer official...

There is an entry for Dorman at the website of the Universiy of Chicago Divison of the Humanities, and the stub of an entry in wikipedia.

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