Warren Erdman

University of Missouri Board of Curators
3:33 pm
Fri December 9, 2011

U. of Mo. Curators choose new system president, chairman supports raising tobacco tax

Warren Erdman, current chairman of the University of Missouri Board of Curators.

The University of Missouri has chosen its next president and expects to announce its decision next week.  Board of Curators chairman Warren Erdman says a search committee began with a pool of more than 100 candidates from academic and non-academic backgrounds alike.

"We had four interviews and we worked our way down to a couple second interviews," Erdman said. "Then there were a few telephone follow-ups.  In the end, the committee recommended a single finalist."

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