Wilson new Wayne State Presidency

By Dave Leval

Wilson new Wayne State Presidency

June 5, 2013 Updated Dec 5, 2013 at 8:06 PM EDT

DETROIT, MI (My TV20 News at 10) --- Dr. M. Roy Wilson receives a jersey from the Wayne State University Board of Governors.

He's not taking over the football team, but, the entire university.

Wilson is the 12th president of Wayne State.

The Board of Governors unanimously approved Wilson to replace the retiring Allan Gilmour.

Wilson is currently deputy director for strategic scientific planning and program coordination at the National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities.

He officially takes over Wayne State August 1.

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