Kean University Trustees Meeting Will Likely Determine President's Fate

Monday, February 13, 2012

Kean University’s Board of Trustees will hold a public meeting Wednesday which will likely determine the future of President Dawood Farahi, according to an announcement on the Kean University website.

Farahi, Kean’s president for the last nine years, is alleged by the university’s faculty union to have made multiple misrepresentations on his resume.

Farahi, 63, admitted to The Star-Ledger last month that there were mistakes on his resume, but said they were made by unidentified Kean staff members when they condensed three of his resumes into data sheets.

A spokesman for the university could not be reached today and Farahi did not immediately return a call for comment.

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