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Steven G. Poskanzer

Steven G. PoskanzerMr. Steven G. Poskanzer became Carleton College's eleventh president in August 2010.  A scholar of higher education law, his research focuses on issues of academic freedom and how colleges and universities seek to achieve educational goals in a complex legal and policy environment. Poskanzer received his undergraduate degree from Princeton University and a law degree from Harvard University.  Among his professional roles, he has served as Associate General Counsel at the University of Pennsylvania, executive assistant to the president at the University of Chicago, vice Provost for the State University of New York's 64-campus System, and president of SUNY New Paltz.