Nicholas Dirks confirmed as UC Berkeley’s next chancellor

The UC Board of Regents confirmed the appointment of Nicholas B. Dirks as UC Berkeley’s next chancellor at a meeting Tuesday morning.

Dirks, a professor of anthropology and history who previously served as the executive vice president and dean of the faculty for arts and sciences at Columbia University, will assume office on June 1, 2013. Read more here: http://www.dailycal.org/2012/11/27/nicholas-dirks-confirmed-as-uc-berkeleys-next-chancellor/