CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - Paul Hill is West Virginia's new higher
Higher Education Policy Commission Chairman David K. Hendrickson
announced Hill's appointment on Friday.
Hill has served as interim chancellor of the state's higher
education system since January. He previously served as vice
chancellor for science and research.
Hill replaces Brian Noland, who left in January to become
president of East Tennessee University.
West Virginia University President Jim Clements says the
university looks forward to continuing to work with Hill.
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