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November 30, 2001

Well done Malcolm Grant, who this week was appointed pro vice-chancellor at the University of Cambridge. But he will have his work cut out. The press release announcing his appointment states that he "has been given special responsibility for overseeing the implementation of reforms to the university's governance following serious criticisms, in two independent reports, of its procurement of a new accounts software package".

The Diary wishes him the best of luck.

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