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Colby College in Waterville, Maine, Promotes and Awards Tenure to Three Women Scholars

Colby College in Waterville, Maine, Promotes and Awards Tenure to Three Women Scholars

Colby College, the highly rated liberal arts educational institution in Waterville, Maine, has announced that it has promoted six faculty members to the rank of associate professor. All three were awarded tenure. Three of these promotions went to women. Megan Cook is an internationally respected scholar of medieval English literature. She is the author of […]

Five Women Scholars Taking on New Faculty Roles at Colleges and Universities

Five Women Scholars Taking on New Faculty Roles at Colleges and Universities

The five women are Kim Booker in the College of Business at Oklahoma State University, Tonya Butler at the Berklee College of Music in Boston, Victoria Sancho Lobis at Pomona College in Claremont, California, Reann LeBlanc at the University of Massachusetts, and Lisa Lesch Palmer at George Washington University.

Two Women Appointed Pulte Homes Professors of Practice at Virginia Tech

Two Women Appointed Pulte Homes Professors of Practice at Virginia Tech

The Pulte Homes Professorships were established in 2003 by a gift from Pulte Homes to help with the recruitment and retention of outstanding faculty members. newly appointed to these endowed professorships are Aleksandra Graff and Lindsay Lally.

Four Women Promoted to Associate Professor and Granted Tenure at Williams College in Massachusetts

Four Women Promoted to Associate Professor and Granted Tenure at Williams College in Massachusetts

The four women scholars promoted to associate professor and granted tenure at Williams College in Massachusetts are Michelle Apotsos in art, Corinna Campbell in music, Susan Godlonton in economics, and Pamela Harris in mathematics.

Mount Holyoke College Professor Charged With Attempted Murder

Mount Holyoke College Professor Charged With Attempted Murder

Professor Hachiyanagi, a professor of art who has served on the Mount Holyoke faculty since 2004, has been accused of attacking another faculty member with a rock, a fireplace poker, and garden shears. She is being held without bail in a local jai.

Three Women Faculty Members Who Are Taking on New Assignments

Three Women Faculty Members Who Are Taking on New Assignments

Taking on new roles in higher education are Linda M. Fleming at Northern Pennsylvania Regional College in Warren, Irene Pittman Aiken of the University of North Carolina at Pembroke, and Amber Handy at the Mississippi University for Women.

New Assignments for Five Women Scholars at Major Universities

New Assignments for Five Women Scholars at Major Universities

Taking on new roles are Thelma Hurd at the University of California, Merced, Monica Brown at St. Catherine University in St. Paul, Minnesota, Joni Adamson at Arizona State University, Alice Kaplan at Yale University, and Johnnie Hamilton-Mason at Simmons University in Boston.

Five Women Faculty Members Who Are Taking on New Roles in Higher Education

Five Women Faculty Members Who Are Taking on New Roles in Higher Education

The five women scholars who have been appointed to new posts are Celeste M. Nelson at Princeton University in New Jersey, Simone T.A. Phipps at Middle Georgia State University, Katy Strzepek at Illinois State Univerity, Amie Grills at Boston University, and Megan Goodwin at Central Michigan University.

Seven Women Scholars at Colleges and Universities Who Are Embarking on New Roles

Seven Women Scholars at Colleges and Universities Who Are Embarking on New Roles

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 Who Are New to the Faculty at the University of California, Berkeley

Four Women Who Are New to the Faculty at the University of California, Berkeley

Newly hired to the faculty at the University of California, Berkeley are Daniela Cammack in political science, Tesha Sengupta-Irving in the Graduate School of Education, Sophia Shao in electrical engineering and computer science, and Rebecca Wexler in the School of Law.

Two Women Scholars Appointed to Endowed Chairs at Educational Institutions in Boston

Two Women Scholars Appointed to Endowed Chairs at Educational Institutions in Boston

Kirsten Davison will be the second holder of the Donahue and DiFelice Professor at the Boston College School of Social Work and Susan Brady was appointed to the Deloitte-Ellen Gabriel Chair for Women and Leadership at Simmons University.

A Half Dozen Women Faculty Members Taking on New Assignments

A Half Dozen Women Faculty Members Taking on New Assignments

Taking on new roles are Wendy Hadley at the University of Oregon, Teri W. Odom of Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois, Adrienne Morgan at the University of Rochester, Lynne Parker of the University of Tennessee, Barna Saha of the University of California, Berkeley, and Altha Stewart at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center in Memphis.

A Trio of Women Appointed to Endowed Professorships at Yale University

A Trio of Women Appointed to Endowed Professorships at Yale University

The three women appointed to endowed chairs at Yale University are Joanne B. Freeman in American History, Catherine Panter-Brick in anthropology and Nancy J. Brown in internal medicine. Dr. Brown will also become dean of the Yale School of Medicine on February 1.

Stanford University's Faculty Quality of Life Survey Reveals a Gender Gap in Satisfaction Levels

Stanford University’s Faculty Quality of Life Survey Reveals a Gender Gap in Satisfaction Levels

Stanford’s women faculty members responded less positively than their male colleagues across all areas addressed in the survey. The greatest differences can be found in concerns related to their scholarship and their experiences with discrimination and harassment.

Three Women Appointed Regents Professors at Arizona State University

Three Women Appointed Regents Professors at Arizona State University

Arizona State University has announced the appointment of five scholars as Regents Professors, the highest faculty rank at the university. Three of the new Regents Professors are women: Nancy Grimm in ecology, Joan Silk a professor in the School of Human Evolution and Social Change, and Cassia Spohn a professor in the School of Criminology and Criminal Justice.

Eight Women Faculty Members Who Are Taking on New Duties in Higher Education

Eight Women Faculty Members Who Are Taking on New Duties in Higher Education

Dr. Barry has a B.A in communication from The University of Alabama, B.S. in psychology from The University of Alabama at Birmingham, and M.A. and Ph.D. in clinical psychology from The University of Alabama.

Eight Women Hired as Assistant Professors at Mount Holyoke College

Eight Women Hired as Assistant Professors at Mount Holyoke College

Mount Holyoke College, the highly rated liberal arts educational institution for women in South Hadley, Massachusetts, has eight women who are serving as new assistant professors on campus this fall.

New Assignments for Seven Women Faculty Members at Major Universities

New Assignments for Seven Women Faculty Members at Major Universities

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 Appointed to Endowed Faculty Positions at Colleges and Universities

Four Women Appointed to Endowed Faculty Positions at Colleges and Universities

The women appointed to endowed facaulty positions are Betty S. Lai in the Lynch School of Education at Boston College, Elsa Reichmanis at Lehigh University in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, Nicole Mitchell at the University of Pittsburgh, and Kirsten Davison at the Boston College School of Social Work.

Five New Women Assistant Professors at Princeton University in New Jersey

Five New Women Assistant Professors at Princeton University in New Jersey

The five new women who were hired as assistant professors at Princeton University are Renèe Bolinger in politics, Isadora Moura Mota in history, Evrydiki Nestoridi in mathematics, Stefana Parascho in architecture, and Elissa M. Redmiles in computer science.

Seven Women Faculty Members at Colleges and Universities Who Are Taking on New Assignments

Seven Women Faculty Members at Colleges and Universities 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.

Six Women Scholars Have Joined the Faculty at the College of the Holy Cross in Massachusetts

Six Women Scholars Have Joined the Faculty at the College of the Holy Cross in Massachusetts

The College of the Holy Cross in Worcester, Massachusetts, has seven new tenure-track faculty on campus this fall. Six of the seven new hires are women: Nina Barzachka, Shreyashi Chakdar, Amy FInstein, Sarah Klotz, Liat Spiro, and Elizabeth Spragins.

Princeton University Has Promoted Three Women to the Rank of Full Professor

Princeton University Has Promoted Three Women to the Rank of Full Professor

Wendy Belcher was named a full professor of comparative literature. She also holds a joint appointment in the department of African American studies. Margot Canaday was promoted to full professor of history and Deana Lawson was appointed professor of visual arts.

Five Women Faculty Members Who Have Been Appointed to New Positions at Colleges and Universities

Five Women Faculty Members Who Have Been Appointed to New Positions at Colleges and Universities

The women appointed to new faculty posts are Stephania Cormier at Louisiana State University’s School of Vetinerary Medicine, Charity Gordon at Georgia State University, Claire Montialoux at the University of California, Berkeley, Lorena Ojeda Dávila at the University of New Mexico and Olivia Aguilar at Mount Holyoke College in Massachusetts.

Three Women Scholars Appointed to Named Professorships at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Three Women Scholars Appointed to Named Professorships at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro

The School of Nursing at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro has named three women scholars to Eloise R. Lewis Excellence Professorships. The professorships honor Eloise R. Lewis, the founding dean of the School of Nursing at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro.

New Roles in Higher Education for Six Women Faculty Members

New Roles in Higher Education for Six 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.

The Business School at the University of South Dakota Adds Three Women to Its Faculty

The Business School at the University of South Dakota Adds Three Women to Its Faculty

The Beacom School of Business at the University of South Dakota announces the addition of four new faculty members for the fall 2019 semester. Three of the new hires are women: Meiying Hua in accounting and finance, Tammy Loos in human resource management, and Elizabeth Manser Payne in marketing.

Four Women Who Have Been Appointed to Endowed Professorships

Four Women Who Have Been Appointed to Endowed Professorships

The four women scholars appointed to endowed chairs are Melinda Lopez at Boston College, Holly Hillgardner at Bethany College in West Virginia, Clarissa Nobile at the University of California, Merced, and Debby R. Walser-Kuntz at Carelton College in Northfield, Minnesota.

Eight Women Faculty at Major Universities Who Are Taking on New Duties

Eight Women Faculty at Major Universities Who Are 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.

Four Women Scholars Join the Faculty at Macalester College in St. Paul, Minnesota

Four Women Scholars Join the Faculty at Macalester College in St. Paul, Minnesota

Macalester College, the highly rated liberal arts educational institution in St. Paul, Minnesota, has seven new tenure-track faculty members on campus this fall. Four of the new hires are women: Taryn Flock in mathematics, Ariel James in psychology, Christine Sierra O’Connell in environmental studies, and Anna Williams in astronomy.

Two Women Scientists Named University Scholars at the Flagship Campus of the University of Illinois

Two Women Scientists Named University Scholars at the Flagship Campus of the University of Illinois

Five University of Illinois professors at the Urbana-Champaign campus have been named University Scholars in recognition of their excellence in teaching, scholarship, and service. Two of the five new University Scholars are women: Karrie Karahalios, a professor of computer science and Nadya Mason, a professor of physics.

Wesleyan University in Connecticut Promotes Three Women Faculty Members

Wesleyan University in Connecticut Promotes Three Women Faculty Members

Wesleyan University, the highly rated liberal arts college in Middletown Connecticut, has announced the promotion of seven faculty members. Three of these promotions were awarded to women scholars: Hilary Barth, Meredith Hughes, and Stéphanie Ponsavady.

Eight Women Academics Who Have Been Assigned New Duties in Higher Education

Eight Women Academics Who Have Been Assigned 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.

Three Women Join the Faculty at Bowdoin College in Brunswick, Maine

Three Women Join the Faculty at Bowdoin College in Brunswick, Maine

Bowdoin College, the highly rated liberal arts educational institution in Brunswick, Maine, has announced that there are five new tenure-track faculty on campus this semester. Three of the new appointees are women: Ireri E. Chávez-Barcenas in music, Allison Dzubak in chemistry, and Claire Robison in religion and Asian studies.

New Duties for 10 Women Faculty Members at Colleges and Universities

New Duties for 10 Women Faculty Members at Colleges and Universities

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.