WPR News
9:09 am
Mon February 4, 2008

UW Dean Gets Official Offer

Laramie, Wy – The North Dakota state Board of Higher Education has offered the job as president of the University of North Dakota to Robert Kelley.
The 63-year-old Kelley is the dean of health sciences at the University of Wyoming. The Board of Higher Education offered him the UND job today, in a unanimous vote.
He has two days to accept the board's offer.
Chancellor Bill Goetz says Kelley was offered a three-year contract worth $300,000 per year.
Kelley would replace Charles Kupchella, who plans to retire in July.