May 27, 2012
New Mellon Foundation Leader Plans to Focus on Online Education
New job: Earl Lewis, 56, provost of Emory University, will take over in March as president of the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, in New York. He succeeds Don M. Randel, who is retiring.
Career path: Mr. Lewis, who has held the Emory job since 2004, previously taught history and served as vice provost for academic affairs at the University of Michigan’s Ann Arbor campus. He began his academic career teaching at the University of California at
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