Dr. Guy Bailey http://apr.org en Wife of Ex-UA President Dies http://apr.org/post/wife-ex-ua-president-dies <p>The wife of former University of Alabama president Guy Bailey has died.<br><br>&nbsp;&nbsp; A university statement says Jan Tillery-Bailey died Sunday night at a hospital in Birmingham.<br><br>&nbsp;&nbsp; The 63-year-old Tillery-Bailey had health problems for several years.<br><br>&nbsp;&nbsp; Tillery-Bailey was the wife of Guy Bailey, who was named president of the University of Alabama but resigned two months later last year citing his wife's illness.<br><br>&nbsp;&nbsp; The Texas native was a linguistics professor before retiring because of her health in 2008.<br> Tue, 03 Sep 2013 12:41:32 +0000 The Associated Press 37153 at http://apr.org Wife of Ex-UA President Dies Former UA President Explains Quick Departure http://apr.org/post/former-ua-president-explains-quick-departure <P>Former University of Alabama President Guy Bailey says he resigned because his ill wife would drive herself to meet the social obligations of being a president's wife and that would put her life at risk.</P> <DIV> <P>Bailey told al.com (<A href="http://bit.ly/VLZ2CW">http://bit.ly/VLZ2CW</A> ) that he could not allow his wife to do that. Bailey's wife has battled cancer and has complications from surgery that have impaired her ability to absorb nutrients in food. Mon, 07 Jan 2013 17:38:10 +0000 The Associated Press 22892 at http://apr.org Former UA President Explains Quick Departure 2 Aides To Former UA President Still Being Paid http://apr.org/post/2-aides-former-ua-president-still-being-paid <P>Two top aides to former University of Alabama President Guy Bailey are leaving the school but will continue to draw a salary for months.</P> <P>Both presidential assistant Mary Larson Diaz and presidential chief of staff Justin Clark moved to Tuscaloosa with Bailey from Texas Tech University after he took the job at Alabama. Fri, 07 Dec 2012 22:50:51 +0000 Ryan Vasquez 21699 at http://apr.org 2 Aides To Former UA President Still Being Paid Pay Package For New UA President Worth Up To $652K http://apr.org/post/pay-package-new-ua-president-worth-652k <p>The new president of the University of Alabama is receiving a salary and benefits package worth as much as $652,000 annually. Guy Bailey began work last week as president of the campus in Tuscaloosa. Responding to an open records request by The Associated Press, the university says Bailey's annual salary will be $535,000. Alabama native will be eligible to receive a performance incentive of $105,000 a year based on meeting certain goals. But those benchmarks have yet to be established. Sun, 09 Sep 2012 20:40:37 +0000 The Associated Press 17578 at http://apr.org Pay Package For New UA President Worth Up To $652K New UA President sets goals http://apr.org/post/new-ua-president-sets-goals <P>The new president of the University of Alabama is settling in. Dr. Guy Bailey officially took over as leader of the Tuscaloosa campus. Bigger enrollment and more research are just two of his goals. Dr. Bailey says the University’s engineering and science departments may soon be the focus of greater research. The new president adds that the liberal arts could shine as well… “We’ve always had a great creative writing program here." says Bailey. "The English program is good…after all, it produced me! Tue, 04 Sep 2012 16:56:23 +0000 Pat Duggins 17308 at http://apr.org New UA President sets goals