Leadership & Governance

Ending a Well-Paid Presidency Often Comes at High Cost

Ty Wright for The Chronicle, Redux; Aaron M. Sprecher, AP Images; Dale Wetzel , AP Images

From left: E. Gordon Gee, Ohio State U.; R. Bowen Loftin, Texas A&M U. at College Station; Hamid A. Shirvani, North Dakota U. system
May 18, 2014 Premium content for subscribers. Subscribe Today

The three highest-paid public-college leaders in the 
nation have something in common: They earned hundreds of thousands of dollars on their way out the door.

The size of the parting packages given to these men—two who resigned amid long-churning...

This content is available exclusively to Chronicle subscribers