President of Adelphi University announces retirement

Adelphi University president Robert Scott addresses graduates during

Adelphi University president Robert Scott addresses graduates during commencement ceremonies at Nassau Coliseum on May 19, 2013. Scott, 74, who has led the private 6,700-student university for 14 years, announced Wednesday, March 26, 2014, that he will step down from his role as top administrator on July 1, 2015. (Credit: James Escher)

(AP) The president of Adelphi University has announced plans to retire next year.

Dr. Robert A. Scott said Wednesday that he will retire effective July 1, 2015. He was appointed in 2000.

The college in Garden City, on Long Island, said it has started a nationwide search for a successor.

A statement from the university says Scott will continue to serve as a professor of anthropology...

Content Preview This content is exclusive for Optimum, Time Warner®, Comcast®, customers with access to News 12.

Already registered or an Optimum customer?
Log in
Time Warner®, Comcast® or Service ElectricSM customer?
Create an account
Not a customer?
Subscribe

Comments

advertisement | advertise on News 12

advertisement | advertise on News 12