UNC board names new A&T chancellor

The Associated PressMay 23, 2009 

A former chancellor from another state school has been named as the top executive at N.C. A&T State University.

Harold Martin was selected Friday by the UNC Board of Governors, which oversees the 16-campus university system.

Martin is an alumnus of the university he will lead and a former chancellor at neighboring Winston-Salem State University. Martin has been senior vice president for academic affairs at the UNC system office in Chapel Hill.

Martin begins his new job June 8. He replaces Stanley Battle, who announced his resignation in February.

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