Professor Guy-Uriel Charles has been selected as a member of the Duke University charles_guypresidential search committee, tasked with identifying President Richard Brodhead’s successor. The 18-member committee, selected and approved by the university’s Board of Trustees on May 13, is chaired by Jack O. Bovender, Jr. Bovender is currently vice-chair of the Board of Trustees.

President Brodhead announced last month that he will step down on June 30, 2017 after 13 years of service to the university.

For more information on the search, visit presidentialsearch.duke.edu.