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USF provost leaving for Houston



Khator University of South Florida provost Renu Khator, second in charge at the state's third-largest university, is leaving to take the presidency and chancellorship at the University of Houston.

University of Houston administrators are expected to make an official announcement later this morning.

Khator has spent her entire career at USF, first as a professor and then as an administrator.

She has two grown daughters and her husband works at USF as an engineering professor.

More coverage of Khator:

Provost on yoga, budget (Sept. 17)

Her dream grows past expectations (Feb. 2004)

-- Shannon Colavecchio-Van Sickler, higher education reporter

[Last modified: Tuesday, May 25, 2010 9:24am]


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