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New Faculty Roles at College and Universities for Seven Women Scholars

New Faculty Roles at College and Universities for Seven Women Scholars

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 Positions as Deans at Colleges and Universities

A Quartet of Women Appointed to Positions as Deans at Colleges and Universities

The four women appointed to dean positions are Diana Kostrzewski at the University of North Dakota, Tiffany Heng-Moss at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Nancy Kropf at Georgia State University, and Carol Ash at Central New Mexico Community College in Albuquerque.

Marybeth Gasman Appointed to the Samuel DeWitt Proctor Endowed Chair in Education at Rutgers University

Marybeth Gasman Appointed to the Samuel DeWitt Proctor Endowed Chair in Education at Rutgers University

Currently, Dr. Gasman holds an endowed chair in the Graduate School of Education at the University of Pennsylvania. She also serves as the founding director of the Penn Center for Minority Serving Institutions. She is a scholar of American higher education and focuses her research on historically Black colleges and universities.

Six Women Named to the Engineering Faculty at the  University of California, Riverside

Six Women Named to the Engineering Faculty at the University of California, Riverside

Thew six women who have joined the faculty in the College of Engineering at the University of California, Riverside are Giulia Palermo in bioengineering, Cesunica Ivey and Kandis Leslie Gilliard-AbdulAziz in chemical and environmental engineering, Mariam Salloum in computer science, and Mona Eskandari and Luat Vuong in mechanical engineering.

Four Women Appointed to Endowed Chair Positions at Vanderbilt University in Nashville

Four Women Appointed to Endowed Chair Positions at Vanderbilt University in Nashville

Recently appointed to endowed professorships are Ruth M. Kleinpell in nursing, Lynne W. Stevenson in cardiovascular medicine, Holly Tuck in humanties, and Lisa R. Young in pediatric medicine.

The State University of New York Names Six Women to Distinguished Professorships

The State University of New York Names Six Women to Distinguished Professorships

Named to Distinguished Professorships at the State University of New York are Beverly J. Evans at the Geneseo campus and Jessica Gurevitch, Mary F. Kritzer, Ute Martha Moll. Suparna Rajaram, and Nicole S. Sampson at Stony Brook University on Long Island.

Seven Women Taking on New Faculty Assignments in Higher Education

Seven Women Taking on New Faculty Assignments 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.

Four Women Promoted and Granted Tenure at the Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis

Four Women Promoted and Granted Tenure at the Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis

Megan A. Cooper was promoted to associate professor of pediatrics and Amanda L. Lewis was promoted to associate professor of molecular microbiology. In addition, Cynthia E. Rogers was promoted to associate professor of psychiatry and Christina L. Stallings was promoted to associate professor of molecular microbiology.

Seven New Women Faculty Members at Colgate University in New York

Seven New Women Faculty Members at Colgate University in New York

New women faculty at highly rated Colgate University in Hamilton, New York, are Megan Brankley in religion, Masha Hedberg in political science, Siona O’Connell in art and art history, Anne Perring in chemistry, Lauren Philbrook in psychology, Brenda Sanya in educational studies, and Courtney Young in library sciences.

A Quartet of Women Scholars Appointed to New Faculty Posts

A Quartet of Women Scholars Appointed to New Faculty Posts

Taking on new duties are Sangeeta Bhatia at the Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering at Harvard University, Anna Prentiss in the Montana University System, Emi Nakamura at the University of California, Berkeley, and Heather Needham at the Keck School of Medicine at the University of Southern California.

Four Women Scholars Appointed to Positions as Deans at Universities

Four Women Scholars Appointed to Positions as Deans at Universities

The women appointed to dean posts are Charlene Wolf-Hall at South Dakota State University, Nancy Cohen at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, Georgette Chapman Phillips at Lehigh University in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, and Sherine O. Obare at a joint program of the University of North Carolina at Greensboro and North Carolina A&T State University.

Three Women Appointed to Endowed Professorships at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Three Women Appointed to Endowed Professorships at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln

The three women appointed to named faculty posts at the flagship campus of the University of Nebraska in Lincoln are Joy Castro in English, Katrina Jagodinsky in history and Debra Hope in psychology.

A Trio of Women Appointed to Endowed Professorships

A Trio of Women Appointed to Endowed Professorships

The three women who have been appointed to named professorships are Ebonya Washington at Yale University, Catherine King at Cornell University, and Vilma Navarro-Daniels at Washington State University.

Five Women Scholars Taking on New Faculty Assignments at Major Universities

Five Women Scholars Taking on New Faculty Assignments at Major Universities

Appointed to new faculty posts are Yan Long at the University of California, Berkeley, Jeanette Bauchat at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Deborah Kelly at Pennsylvania State University, Michelene Chi at Arizona State University and Cathy Whitlock in the Montana University System.

Four Women Appointed to Faculty Positions at Bowdoin College in Brunswick, Maine

Four Women Appointed to Faculty Positions at Bowdoin College in Brunswick, Maine

Bowdoin COllege, the highly rated liberal arts educational institution in Brunswick, Maine, has named four women to its faculty: Asanna Jones in dance, Shenila Khoja-Moolji in gender, sexuality, and women’s studies, Alexandra Marzano-Lesnevich in English, and Mary Rogalski in biology and environmental studies.

Examining the Gender Gap in Average Salaries for Faculty in Higher Education

Examining the Gender Gap in Average Salaries for Faculty in Higher Education

At four-year public colleges and universities the average salary for men was $93,235. For women faculty at these institutions, the average salary was 76,760. Thus, on average women faculty earned only 82 percent of their male peers. At private, nonprofit educational institutions, the gender gap was slightly larger.

New Assignments in Higher Education for 14 Women Faculty Members

New Assignments in Higher Education 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 Woman Named to Endowed Professorships at the University of Georgia

Three Woman Named to Endowed Professorships at the University of Georgia

Lynn Bailey has been named the Flatt Professor in Foods and Nutrition. Sheri Worthy and Brenda Cude both have been appointed to named chairs in the department of financial planning, housing, and consumer economics at the University of Georgia.

Eleven Women Faculty Members Who Are Taking on New Roles in the Academic World

Eleven Women Faculty Members Who Are Taking on New Roles in the Academic World

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 Scholars Who Have Been Appointed to Endowed Chairs at Major Universities

A Quartet of Women Scholars Who Have Been Appointed to Endowed Chairs at Major Universities

Recently appointed to endowed professorships are Rachel DeLue at Princeton University in New Jersey, Jill Harsin at Colgate University in Hamilton, New York, Kristen Parent at Michigan State University, and Natalie Diaz at Arizona State University.

Ten Women Appointed to Faculty Positions at Princeton University in New Jersey

Ten Women Appointed to Faculty Positions at Princeton University in New Jersey

The Princeton University Board of Trustees has approved the appointment of 22 faculty members, including seven full professors, one associate professor, and 14 assistant professors. Ten of the new faculty hires are women.

Three New Women Assistant Professors at the College of the Holy Cross in Worcester, Massachusetts

Three New Women Assistant Professors at the College of the Holy Cross in Worcester, Massachusetts

Alexis Hill has been named an assistant professor of biology at the highly rated educational institution. Christine Hagan has been named an assistant professor of chemistry and Mahri Leonard-Fleckman has been named an assistant professor of religious studies.

New Assignments for Eight Women Faculty Members in Higher Education

New Assignments for Eight Women Faculty Members 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 in New Faculty Positions at Arizona State University's School for the Future of Innovation in Society

Three Women in New Faculty Positions at Arizona State University’s School for the Future of Innovation in Society

Timiebi Aganaba-Jeanty has been named an assistant professor with a courtesy appointment in the College of Law. Katina Michael has been named professor of informatics and decision systems engineering and Christy Spackman has been named an assistant professor with a joint appointment in the arts, media, and engineering departments.

Twelve New Women Assistant Professors at Bucknell University in Lewisburg, Pennsylvania

Twelve New Women Assistant Professors at Bucknell University in Lewisburg, Pennsylvania

Bucknell University, a highly rated educational institution in central Pennsylvania has recently hired 24 new faculty members. Of these new hires 12 are women who are assistant professors.

Three Woman Promoted to Full Professor at the College of the Holy Cross in Worcester, Massachusetts

Three Woman Promoted to Full Professor at the College of the Holy Cross in Worcester, Massachusetts

At the College of the Holy Cross, Amy Singleton Adams has been promoted to professor of Russian. Sahar Bazzaz was promoted to professor of Middle Eastern studies and Maria Guadalupe M. Rodrigues has been promoted to professor of political science.

Nine Women Faculty Members Taking on New Roles in Higher Education

Nine Women Faculty Members Taking on New Roles 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 New Women Faculty at Syracuse University's College of Visual and Performing Arts

Six New Women Faculty at Syracuse University’s College of Visual and Performing Arts

The College of Visual and Performing Arts at Syracuse University has hired six new full-time women faculty members this fall. Natalie Draper has been named an assistant professor of theory and composition at the Rose, Jules R. and Stanford S. Setnor School of Music. She was a music theory and composition instructor at the Levine […]

Six New Tenure-Track Women Faculty Members at Middlebury College in Vermont

Six New Tenure-Track Women Faculty Members at Middlebury College in Vermont

The six women who are new assistant professors at Middlebury College are Kirsten Deane-Coe in biology, Shelby Kimmel in computer science, Natasha Ngaiza in film and media culture, Linsey Sainte-Claire in French, Otilia Milutin in Japanese studies, and Raquel Albarrán in Spanish.

New Assignments for a Dozen Women Faculty Members

New Assignments for a Dozen 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.

Amherst College in Massachusetts Hires Seven New Women Assistant Professors

Amherst College in Massachusetts Hires Seven New Women Assistant Professors

The new women assistant professors at Amherst College are Katharine Correia in statistics, Amy Coddington in music, Mona Oraby in law, jurisprudence and social thought, Karamatou Yacoubou Djima and Amalia Culiuc in mathematics, Kakina Debnam in economics, and Katerina Ragkousi in biology.

Five Women Promoted and Granted Tenure at Bucknell University in Pennsylvania

Five Women Promoted and Granted Tenure at Bucknell University in Pennsylvania

The women are Cymone Fourshey, Ramona Fruja, Elena Machado Sáez, Jennie Stevenson, and Nikki Young.

Nine Women Faculty Members Who Are Taking on New Assignments in Higher Education

Nine Women Faculty Members Who Are Taking on New Assignments 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 Named to Endowed Professorships at Dartmouth College in New Hampshire

Three Women Named to Endowed Professorships at Dartmouth College in New Hampshire

The three women appointd to named professorships are Soo Sunny Park in studio art, Amie Thomasson in philosophy, and Jacqueline Wernimont in women’s, gender, and sexuality studies.

Two Women Scholars Appointed to Dean Positions

Two Women Scholars Appointed to Dean Positions

Lora Taub-Pervizpour has been appointed dean for digital learning at Muhlenberg College in Allentown, Pennsylvania, and Tiffany L. Steinwert has been named dean for religious life at Stanford University in California, effective February 2019.