From India to the College Presidency

Sandy Huffaker for The Chronicle

Pradeep Khosla, chancellor of the U. of California at San Diego. In 1982, he says, “you looked around, and there were no leadership opportunities in higher education for someone like me.”
October 28, 2013 Premium content for subscribers. Subscribe Today

As a young boy, in India, Pradeep K. Khosla was told by his parents that he could become one of two things when he grew up: an engineer or a doctor.

Mr. Khosla came to the United States in 1982 to study electrical and computer engineering as a...

This content is available exclusively to Chronicle subscribers