Dr. James A. Anderson

FAYETTEVILE, N.C. – Yesterday, June 13, Dr. James A. Anderson announced his decision to step down as Chancellor of Fayetteville State University effective immediately. Citing for personal reasons, Dr. Anderson is planned to continue to be a part of the Bronco family.

The school announced that the university aaits guidance from the System office in regards to an interim chancellor placement. A national search for the Chancellor’s position will occur once the interim appointment takes place.

Dr. Anderson has completed 11 years as the Chancellor of FSU. Including 11 years at NC State University, he has provided 22 years of distinguished service to the UNC system. During his tenure, the University has completed many milestones that are too long to list. Dr. Anderson is especially proud of the valuable relationship that have emerged among FSU and the military, the city and county, K-12 partners, and FTCC.