“Dr. Salkin’s important book is original, engaging, provocative, comprehensive, and data driven. It’s a must read for anyone who cares about academic leadership and the future of higher education at a time when the only constants are accelerating change, daunting (often unexpected) crises, and proliferating regulation and legal challenges...."
— Nick Allard, Founding Dean, Jacksonville University College of Law, Former President and Dean, Brooklyn Law School
“...[A] highly readable examination of a phenomenon that is shaping higher education—the rise of the lawyer president. Through extensive original research, Dr. Salkin reveals the extent to which universities and colleges have reshaped the traditional profile for presidencies to include leaders trained in law...."
— Alicia Ouellette, President and Dean, Albany Law School