Dr. Montserrat “Montse” Fuentes will be the next president of St. Edwards University, effective July 1, 2021. She had stepped down as University of Iowa’s provost in July after a year, WHO Radio and The Gazette reported.
Dr. Montse Fuentes
She will remain a special assistant at the University of Iowa, earning vice-president-level pay under a deal she signed with Iowa’s Board of Regents, The Gazette reported.
Fuentes will be the first Hispanic president of the Hispanic-serving institution.