Daniel F. MahonyThe SIU Board of Trustees approved the hiring of a new system President during its meeting on Thursday. Daniel F. Mahony has been president of Winthrop University in South Carolina, since July 2015. He will start his new job on March 1, 2020.

Mahony tells The Big Z he is putting together a plan covering some of the things he would like to focus on first.

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The SIU System includes SIU Carbondale, SIU Edwardsville, the SIU School of Medicine in Springfield, and the SIU School of Dentistry in Alton. Mahony replaces Randy J. Dunn, who resigned from the position in July 2018.

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