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  • Liberty President and Chancellor Jerry Falwell said the incident convinced him that Godwin's two roles were incompatible.

    Liberty provost's duties reduced following mix-up →

  • "I also realized it was not humanly possible for any one person to perform all the tasks necessary to do both jobs well. Dr. Godwin and I met early (Friday) and discussed which of his two roles he should continue to serve. After a lengthy discussion, we decided that Dr. Godwin should focus solely on Liberty's academic programs in his role as Provost," Falwell said in the university's statement.

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