The University of Arkansas Board of Trustees
will meet by telephone at 7:30 a.m. this morning to consider UA President Donald Bobbitt'
s recommendation of Joseph Steinmetz
to be the next chancellor of the University of Arkansas campus in Fayetteville.
The board is expected to confirm Steinmetz, provost of Ohio State University, for a job that will pay $700,000 annually.
UPDATE: The board voted unanimously to confirm Steinmetz.