(October 4, 2012) – Dr. Timothy P. White, a California State University, Fresno graduate and the 1997 Top Dog Distinguished Alumnus, is the new chancellor of the 23-campus California State University system, which includes Fresno State.
White is the chancellor of the University of California, Riverside. His appointment was announced today by the CSU Board of Trustees.
“Tim White is a great choice,” said Fresno State President John W. Welty. “He has been a colleague of mine for a number of years and we are honored that he has experience at Fresno State as a student.”
He graduated magna cum laude from Fresno State in 1970 with a degree in physical education. He received his master’s degree from CSU East Bay and his doctorate from the University of California, Berkeley.