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NC State Names Goldgeier As General Counsel

Eileen Goldgeier has been named North Carolina State University’s vice chancellor and general counsel.  Chancellor James Woodward made the announcement following approval of the Board of Trustees.

Goldgeier has spent the last six years as general counsel at the University of North Carolina at Wilmington.  She has more than 17 years of higher education legal experience, including six at NC State as associate general counsel.  Her previous legal experience includes Johns Hopkins University and private practice in Baltimore.

A native of Durham, Goldgeier received her undergraduate degree from Brown University and a Juris Doctorate from Emory University.

The appointment is effective March 15.  Goldgeier replaces Mary Beth Kurz who retired in October.