The outgoing president of Texas A&M University will move into the Chancellor’s Residence next semester.
R. Bowen Loftin was named the 22nd Chancellor of the University on Thursday, December 5th. Dr. Loftin is a 1970 physics graduate of Texas A&M. He holds an M.A. and Ph.D. from Rice University, earned in 1973 and 1975, respectively, both also in physics. In July, Dr. Loftin announced that he would step down as A&M’s president effective Jan. 13, ending an almost four-year stint.