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After New Zealand, here’s what Scott Brown (yes, that one) is doing next

US Ambassador to New Zealand and Samoa Scott Brown threw a ball for Gracie at the ambassador's residence in Wellington. –Jeremy Lurgio for The Boston Globe

Scott Brown, the Wrentham selectman turned state representative turned state senator turned US senator turned US ambassador to New Zealand and Samoa, will have a new title at the end next year: law school dean.

Brown and New England Law Boston announced Friday that Brown will become president and dean of the law school in December 2020 after completing his time as ambassador.

“It’s an exciting opportunity, something new and interesting,’’ he said in a telephone interview from New Zealand, where he’s been the top American diplomat since 2017. “I was a law student. I was a solo practitioner. I’ve been in JAG. I’ve written laws as state rep, state senator, US senator.’’

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