Texas Universities Increasingly Focused on Hiring Chancellors with a Political Background

AllVoices - Are you interested in landing a top position at a college or university? If so, you might not even need to worry about having a background in education. In fact, if trends hold true in Texas, all you really need is a higher education as well as a background in politics.

Are you interested in landing a top position at a college or university? If so, you might not even need to worry about having a background in education. In fact, if trends hold true in Texas, all you really need is a higher education as well as a background in politics.

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Texas Tech University System is now headed by Kent Hance, who was in the Texas Legislature and Congress as well as on the Railroad Commission. He replaced John Montford, who was a district attorney as well as a state senator.

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