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Nine Women Faculty Members in New Positions or Taking on New Duties

Nine Women Faculty Members in New Positions or Taking on New Duties

Here is this week’s listing of women faculty members from colleges and universities throughout the United States who have been appointed to new positions or have been assigned new duties.

A Quartet of Women Appointed to Dean Positions at Colleges and Universities

A Quartet of Women Appointed to Dean Positions at Colleges and Universities

The new deans are Laura N. Gitlin at Drexel University in Philadelphia, Carol Fawcett at Prairie State College in Chicago Heights, Illinois, Shanan Gwaltney Gibson at Texas A&M University-Commerce, and Carole Chabries at Alverno College in Milwaukee.

Three Women Appointed to Full Professor in the College of Arts and Sciences at Texas Woman's University

Three Women Appointed to Full Professor in the College of Arts and Sciences at Texas Woman’s University

Kathy DeOrnellas was promoted to full professor in the department of psychology and philosophy. Camelia Maier was appointed professor of biology and Junalyn Navarra-Madsen was promoted to full professor of mathematics.

A Dozen Women in New Administrative Posts at American Colleges and Universities

A Dozen Women in New Administrative Posts at American Colleges and Universities

Here is this week’s roundup of women who have been appointed to new administrative positions at colleges and universities throughout the United States.

Two Women Named to Head Prestigious Schools at Major Universities

Two Women Named to Head Prestigious Schools at Major Universities

Jayme Host was appointed director of the School of Theatre and Dance at East Carolina University in Greenville, North Carolina, and Christine Smart was named director of the School of Integrative Plant Science at Cornell University in Ithaca, New York.

Three Women Appointed to Named Faculty Positions at Bowdoin College in Maine

Three Women Appointed to Named Faculty Positions at Bowdoin College in Maine

Bowdoin College, the highly rated liberal arts educational institution in Brunswick, Maine, recently announced the appointment of six faculty members to endowed chairs. Three of the appointments went to women: Jackie Brown in art, Belinda Kong in Asian studies and English, and Birgit Tautz in modern languages.

Nine Women Faculty Members Who Have New Posts or Duties

Nine Women Faculty Members Who Have New Posts or Duties

Here is this week’s listing of women faculty members from colleges and universities throughout the United States who have been appointed to new positions or have been assigned new duties.

A Trio of Women Appointed to Dean Positions at Universities

A Trio of Women Appointed to Dean Positions at Universities

The three women receiving appointments as deans are Ellen J. MacKenzie at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Stephanie Pasley Henry at Bethune-Cookman University in Daytona Beach, Florida, and Lisa A. Kloppenberg at Santa Clara University in California.

Two Women Scholars Named to Endowed Chairs at Major Universities

Two Women Scholars Named to Endowed Chairs at Major Universities

Magdalena Bezanilla was appointed the Ernest Everett Just 1907 Professor in the department of biological sciences at Dartmouth College and Alma Rachel Heckman was appointed to the Neufeld-Levin Holocaust Endowed Chair at the University of California, Santa Cruz.

New Administrative Positions for Seventeen Women at Colleges and Universities

New Administrative Positions for Seventeen Women at Colleges and Universities

Here is this week’s roundup of women who have been appointed to new administrative positions at colleges and universities throughout the United States.

New Duties or Posts for 14 Women Faculty Members

New Duties or Posts for 14 Women Faculty Members

Here is this week’s listing of women faculty members from colleges and universities throughout the United States who have been appointed to new positions or have been assigned new duties.

Three Women Appointed to Dean Posts at Universities

Three Women Appointed to Dean Posts at Universities

Karen Armitage was appointed interim dean of the College of Public Health at the University of New Mexico. Heidi L.K. Manning was named dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at Misericordia University in Pennsylvania, and Stella N. Batalama was appointed dean of the College of Engineering and Computer Science at Florida Atlantic University.

A Large Group of Women Who Have Been Appointed to New Administrative Posts in Higher Education

A Large Group of Women Who Have Been Appointed to New Administrative Posts in Higher Education

Here is this week’s roundup of women who have been appointed to new administrative positions at colleges and universities throughout the United States.

Four Women Promoted to Associate Professor at East Stroudsburg University in Pennsylvania

Four Women Promoted to Associate Professor at East Stroudsburg University in Pennsylvania

The four scholars receiving promotions are Carrie Maloney in sociology, social work, and criminal justice, Emily Sauers in exercise science, Jan Selving in English, and Rachel Wolf-Colon in communication sciences and disorders.

Five Women Scholars Appointed to Endowed Chairs

Five Women Scholars Appointed to Endowed Chairs

The five women appointed to endowed chairs are Marvella Ford at South Carolina State University, Marianne Janack at Hamilton College in Clinton, New York, Valerie Hansen at Yale University, Marcia Hoy at the University of Tennessee, and Lynne M. Thomas at the University of Illinois.

A Quartet of Women Appointed to Positions as Deans at Major Universities

A Quartet of Women Appointed to Positions as Deans at Major Universities

The new deans are Ann Lampkin-Williams at the University of Michigan-Dearborn, Cynthia F. Young at Clemson University in South Carolina, Lisa Huffman at Texas Woman’s University, and Karen Diaz at West Virginia University.

Lynne Rosansky Is Serving as Provost at Bentley University in Waltham, Massachusetts

Lynne Rosansky Is Serving as Provost at Bentley University in Waltham, Massachusetts

Dr. Rosansky has served as founding president of the Hult International Business School in Cambridge, Massachusetts, dean of the University of New Haven College of Business, provost at the State University of New York’s Levin Institute, and interim provost at Franklin Pierce University in New Hampshire.

Fourteen Women Faculty Members Taking on New Assignments

Fourteen Women Faculty Members Taking on New Assignments

Here is this week’s listing of women faculty members from colleges and universities throughout the United States who have been appointed to new positions or have been assigned new duties.

Four Women Named to Executive Positions at College and University Art Museums

Four Women Named to Executive Positions at College and University Art Museums

Taking on new roles at major academic art museums are Elizabeth Chodos at Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, Christina Olsen at the University of Michigan, Amy Gilman at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and Jill Greenwood at Oberlin College in Ohio.

Seventeen Women Who Are Taking on New Administrative Roles in Higher Education

Seventeen Women Who Are Taking on New Administrative Roles in Higher Education

Here is this week’s roundup of women who have been appointed to new administrative positions at colleges and universities throughout the United States.

Six Women Appointed to Named Professorships at the University of Chicago

Six Women Appointed to Named Professorships at the University of Chicago

The University of Chicago recently announced the appointments of 24 faculty members to endowed named professorships. Six of these appointments went to women: Angela V. Olinto, Katherine Baicker, Joy Bergelson, Sonali M. Smith, Haitao Zheng, and Laurie Zoloth.

Retiring SUNY Chancellor Nancy Zimpher Announces Her Future Plans

Retiring SUNY Chancellor Nancy Zimpher Announces Her Future Plans

Dr. Zimpher will become a senior fellow at the Rockefeller Institute of Government and serve as a professor in the School of Education and as a chief adviser to the president of the University at Albany. Dr. Zimpher will also direct the new Center for Education Pipeline Systems Change.

Six Women Scholars Promoted to Full Professor at East Stroudsburg University in Pennsylvania

Six Women Scholars Promoted to Full Professor at East Stroudsburg University in Pennsylvania

The new full professors at Sandra Eckard in English, Shannon Frystak in history and geography, Chin Hu in sociology, T. Michelle Jones-Wilson in chemistry, Elizabeth Leigh Smith in English, and Beth Rajan Sockman in digital media technologies.

University of Massachusetts Provost Katherine Newman Taking on a New Role

University of Massachusetts Provost Katherine Newman Taking on a New Role

Katherine S. Newman, provost and senior vice chancellor for academic affairs at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, has been promoted to senior vice president for academic affairs for the University of Massachusetts System. She has taught at Columbia University, Johns Hopkins University, Harvard University, and Princeton University.

Four Women Scholars Named to Endowed Professorships at Colleges and Universities

Four Women Scholars Named to Endowed Professorships at Colleges and Universities

The women appointed to endowed chairs are Regina Taylor at Fordham University in New York, Karen Brewer at Hamilton College in Clinton, New York, Erin Baker at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, and Ellen MacKenzie at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore.

Denise Seigart Appointed Dean of the College of Health Sciences at East Stroudsburg University

Denise Seigart Appointed Dean of the College of Health Sciences at East Stroudsburg University

Dr. Seigart has been serving as associate director of undergraduate and master’s degree nursing programs and professor of nursing at Boise State University in Idaho. She will become dean at East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania on August 21.

Thirteen Women Scholars Who Are Taking on New Assignments

Thirteen Women Scholars Who Are Taking on New Assignments

Here is this week’s listing of women faculty members from colleges and universities throughout the United States who have been appointed to new positions or have been assigned new duties.

Ten Women in Academia Who Will Be Taking on New Administrative Positions

Ten Women in Academia Who Will Be Taking on New Administrative Positions

Here is this week’s roundup of women who have been appointed to new administrative positions at colleges and universities throughout the United States.

Two Women Scholars Appointed to Interim Provost Positions at Universities

Two Women Scholars Appointed to Interim Provost Positions at Universities

Laurie R. Weingart, the senior associate dean of education in the School of Business at Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, and Susan Stapleton, dean of the Graduate College at Western Michigan University in Kalamazoo, will both serve as interim provosts at their universities.

Seven Women to Join the Faculty at Princeton University

Seven Women to Join the Faculty at Princeton University

The board of trustees at Princeton University in New Jersey, has announced the hiring of 18 new faculty members. Seven of the 18 new hires are women.

A Large Group of Women Faculty Members Taking on New Duties in Higher Education

A Large Group of Women Faculty Members Taking on New Duties in Higher Education

Here is this week’s listing of women faculty members from colleges and universities throughout the United States who have been appointed to new positions or have been assigned new duties.

Six Women Scholars Named to Dean Positions at Major Universities

Six Women Scholars Named to Dean Positions at Major Universities

The women appointed deans are Katharyne Mitchell at the University of California, Santa Cruz, Germaine M. Louis at George Mason University, Cindy Munro at the University of Miami, Rebecca Chaisson at Southern University-New Orleans, Jean King at Worcester Polytechnic Institute, and Sarah Cole at Columbia University.

New Administrative Posts for Nine Women in Higher Education

New Administrative Posts for Nine Women in Higher Education

Here is this week’s roundup of women who have been appointed to new administrative positions at colleges and universities throughout the United States.

Brandeis University Awards Tenure to Four Women Scholars

Brandeis University Awards Tenure to Four Women Scholars

The four women awarded tenure at Brandeis University, all associate professors, are Aparna Baskaran in physics Jennifer Marusic in philosophy, Avital Rodal in biology, and Anna Scherbina in finance.

Six Women Scholars Who Have Been Appointed to Endowed Academic Positions

Six Women Scholars Who Have Been Appointed to Endowed Academic Positions

The women appointed to endowed posts are Jameela Lares at the University of Southern Mississippi, Janice Naegele at Wesleyan University, Anne Jarvis at Princeton University, Amber Barnato at Dartmouth College, Annaleena Parhankangas at South Dakota State University, and Su Fang Ng at Virginia Tech.