Category Archives: Presidential Search

Another Presidential Search at UNM in the Midst

Full disclosure here, I have moved back to Albuquerque, so have been covering the news here a bit more, even though I try to stay away. One thing that is happening now is another presidential search at UNM. It seems … Continue reading

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I Was Right…Robert Frank Is The New UNM President

In a previous post (https://elloborojo.wordpress.com/2011/12/26/a-cursory-glance-at-the-unm-presidential-finalists-2011/) I bet that Robert Frank would be the new president of the University of New Mexico.  The combination of him not being a token minority, being from New Mexico, and being antagonistic to faculty, would … Continue reading

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What is the Board of Regents?

Yesterday I wrote a little about the Board of Regents in relation to the recent presidential search at UNM.  One of their main tasks is to appoint the president of the university.  With all the hoopla about the presidential search, … Continue reading

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The UNM Presidential Search Exposes the Authoritarian Distribution of Power at the University System

Here is a modified article I originally wrote back in 2002 for the Lobotomy, a short-lived alternative publication based around UNM.  I publish it here in the urgency of the current presidential search at University of New Mexico to use … Continue reading

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A Cursory Glance at the UNM Presidential Finalists, 2011

Here is a cursory glance at the finalists for the UNM presidency, after the supposed exhaustive search conducted by UNM that cost hundreds of thousands of dollars.  The results are not too surprising.  A selection of elites with some token … Continue reading

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UNM President Finalists Announced for Search

Been back from a break.  Back to blogging, going to look at the finalists for UNM CEO from the famous presidential search.  From the Daily Lobo: Five finalists remain in the search for UNM’s next president. The Board of Regents … Continue reading

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Updates on the UNM Presidential Search

Last month on July 19th the UNM Board of Regents named the members of the presidential search committee.  Those they named are revealing about the power structure of UNM. Here is the list of members of the search committee, obtained … Continue reading

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