Indiana University Announces New Provost

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The dean of the Indiana University Maurer School of Law in Bloomington has been named interim provost of the campus, IU announced today.

Lauren Robel succeeds Karen Hanson, who will leave the university Jan. 31 to accept a role as senior vice president and provost at the University of Minnesota.

Robel was appointed provost, the top academic officer for the Bloomington campus, on an interim basis by Indiana University President Michael A. McRobbie, subject to approval by the university's trustees. Their board is expected to vote at its next regular meeting Dec. 8-9.

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