President of BYU- Idaho
Former dean, Harvard Business School
Kim B. Clark, the dean of the Harvard Business School, was named the new president of Brigham Young University-Idaho, Mormon church President Gordon B. Hinckley announced Monday. Clark, 56, will step down at Harvard on July 31, 2005 and soon after will assume the reigns of the church-owned university.
Dr. Clark will step down at the Harvard Business School July 31st. He said in a statement from Cambridge today, leaving Massachusetts will be difficult… he has been at the business school for 27 years, 10 of them as dean.
As dean of Harvard Business School from 1995 – 2005, he has brought many changes to the school, including an $11 million transformation to an integrated online curriculum. The technological changes were an integral part of the Harvard Business School’s goal of to enrich its course offerings and increase the international content of its case studies.