Rochester N.Y. -St. John Fisher College, President Donald Bain has announced he plans to retire in 2015 -- ending a 40-year career at the college.


Dr. Bain began work as a history professor in 1975 and became the sixth president of the college in 2004 During his tenure, Bains oversaw an academic reorganization which included expanding the master’s level programs and international education -- as well a introducing doctoral programs and online education.


A search committee will be formed to find his replacement.