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New Mexico State University

Presidents of NMSU - J. Michael Orenduff

J. Michael Orenduff
1995 - 1997

Before returning to his native Southwest in July 1995 to become president of NMSU, J. Michael Orenduff was chancellor of the seven-campus University of Maine System for two years. He previously had been president of the University of Maine at Farmington, 1988-93, and interim president of the American University in Bulgaria during 1992-93. Orenduff earned his doctorate in philosophy at Tulane University.