ASU Names New Vice Chancellor

JONESBORO, AR - Arkansas State University-Jonesboro Chancellor Dr. Robert Potts this morning announced that he is appointing Dr. G. Daniel Howard to serve as vice chancellor or academic affairs and research.

Howard is currently the vice president for university administration and international relations at the University of North Alabama, where he has served in various capacities for the past 15 years.

Potts accepted the unanimous recommendation from a campus search committee that was charged with conducting a national search for a new vice chancellor.

Howard begins his new job at ASU on January 1.