Former Hobart and William Smith College President Mark D. Gearan has a new job.
Gearan has been named the new Director of the Institute of Politics at Harvard.
When Gearan was an undergrad in the 1970’s at Harvard he attended workshops at the institute. Gearan was the longest serving HWS president holding the job for 18-years. He left last year to take the job of President in Residence at the Harvard Graduate School of Education.
The Institute at Harvard was founded in 1966 by members of the Kennedy family and Kennedy administration.