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Three Women Named Department Chairs at the Mississippi University for Women

Three Women Named Department Chairs at the Mississippi University for Women

Brandy Larmon is the new chair of the department of associate nursing. Maria Scott was appointed chair of the department of baccalaureate nursing and Kathy Shapley was named chair of the department of speech-language pathology.

Seven Women Scholars Taking on New Faculty Assignments at Colleges and Universities

Seven Women Scholars Taking on New Faculty Assignments 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.

Three Women Scholars Appointed to Endowed Chairs at Yale University

Three Women Scholars Appointed to Endowed Chairs at Yale University

The three women scholars appointed to endowed chairs at Yale University are Ardis Butterfield in English, Grace Cao in sociology, and Donna Spiegelman in biostatistics.

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

Seven Women Faculty Members Taking on New Assignments 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.

Three Women Scholars Appointed to Endowed Chairs at Major Universities

Three Women Scholars Appointed to Endowed Chairs at Major Universities

The three women scholars who were recently appointed to endowed chairs are Rebecca Saxe at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Ruth Yeazell at Yale University in Connecticut, and Elizabeth Cerejido at the University of Miami in Florida.

Five Women Promoted to Full Professor at the College of the Holy Cross

Five Women Promoted to Full Professor at the College of the Holy Cross

The five new full professors at the College of the Holy Cross in Worcester, Massachusetts, are Susan Amatangelo in modern languages in literatures, Rose E. Carrasquillo in history, Ellen Perry in classics, Cristi Rinklin in visual arts, and Cynthia Stone in Spanish.

Claudine Gay Named Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences at Harvard University

Claudine Gay Named Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences at Harvard University

Dr. Gay is the Wilbur A. Cowett Professor of Government and of African and African American Studies and is the founding chair of Harvard’s Inequality in America Initiative. She joined the faculty in 2006 and has served as dean of social science for the Faculty of Arts and Sciences since 2015.

Seven Women Scholars Promoted to Full Professor at the University of Rhode Island

Seven Women Scholars Promoted to Full Professor at the University of Rhode Island

The University of Rhode Island has announced that 14 faculty members have been promoted to full professor. Seven of the 14 faculty members who were promoted to full professor are women.

New Assignments for Eight Women Faculty Members at Major Universities

New Assignments for Eight 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.

Three Women Scholars Appointed to Endowed Chairs at Major Universities

Three Women Scholars Appointed to Endowed Chairs at Major Universities

The three women appointed to endowed professorships are Valeria Raquel Mas at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center in Memphis, Susan Stokes at the University of Chicago, and Carmen Winant at Ohio State University.

New Assignments for 14 Women Faculty Members in Higher Education

New Assignments for 14 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 Scholars Appointed to Endowed Faculty Chairs

Three Women Scholars Appointed to Endowed Faculty Chairs

Laura R. Olson was named the J. Strom Thurmond Professor of Political Science at Clemson University. Wendy W. Chapman was appointed to a Jon M. Huntsman Presidential Faculty Chair at the University of Utah, and Deborah L. Nelson has been named the Helen B. and Frank L. Sulzberger Professor at the University of Chicago.

A Diverse Group of Women Scholars Promoted and Granted Tenure at Connecticut College

A Diverse Group of Women Scholars Promoted and Granted Tenure at Connecticut College

At highly rated Connecticut College in New London, Waed Athamneh was appointed associate professor of Arabic studies, Priya Kohli was promoted to associate professor of statistics, and Mónika López-Anuarbe was named an associate professor of economics.

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

Twelve 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.

Five Women Who Have Been Appointed to Endowed Chairs at Colleges and Universities

Five Women Who Have Been Appointed to Endowed Chairs at Colleges and Universities

The women scholars appointed to endowed faculty posts are Mingyan Liu at the University of Michigan, Juana Mendenhall at Morehouse College in Atlanta, Margaret M. Mitchell at the University of Chicago Divinity School, Mary Anne Raymond at Clemson University in South Carolina, and Martha Minow at Harvard University.

Eleven Women Scholars Taking on New Academic Assignments

Eleven Women Scholars Taking on New Academic 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.

New Roles for 10 Women Scholars at Colleges and Universities Throughout the United States

New Roles for 10 Women Scholars at Colleges and Universities Throughout the United States

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.

Five Women Scholars Promoted and Granted Tenure at Western Illinois University

Five Women Scholars Promoted and Granted Tenure at Western Illinois University

The five women awarded tenure at in the College of Arts and Sciences at Western Illinois University in Macomb are Magdelyn Helwig and Alisha White in English, Kimberly Rice in political science, Kathy McGuire in psychology, and Christina Davis in sociology and anthropology.

Spelman College in Atlanta Promotes and Grants Tenure to Five Women Scholars

Spelman College in Atlanta Promotes and Grants Tenure to Five Women Scholars

The five women promoted and granted tenure at Spelman College in Atlanta are Viveka Borum in mathematics, Rosalind Gregory-Bass in environmental health and sciences, Jennifer Kovacs in biology, and Andrea Lewis and Nicole Taylor in education.

A Dozen Women Faculty Members Taking on New Assignments in Higher Education

A Dozen Women Faculty Members 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.

Two Women Engineering Scholars Appointed to Endowed Professorships

Two Women Engineering Scholars Appointed to Endowed Professorships

Sez Atamturktur was appointed the Harry and Arlene Schell Professor and chair of the department of architectural engineering at Pennsylvania State University and Linsey Marr was named the Charles P. Lunsford Professor in Engineering at Virginia Tech.

Eight Women Faculty Members Taking on New Assignments

Eight 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.

A Trio of Women Scholars Named to Endowed Professorships

A Trio of Women Scholars Named to Endowed Professorships

The three women appointed to endowed chairs are Wenjing Lou, a professor of computer science at Virginia Tech, Nancy S. Koven, a professor of neuroscience at Bates College in Lewiston, Maine, and Ekaterine Heldwein, a professor of molecular biology at the Tufts University School of Medicine in Massachusetts.

Six Women Scholars Awarded Tenure at St. Catherine University in St. Paul, Minnesota

Six Women Scholars Awarded Tenure at St. Catherine University in St. Paul, Minnesota

St. Catherine University in St. Paul, Minnesota, where undergraduate residential education is restricted to women, has awarded tenure to seven faculty members. Of these, six are women.

Three Women Promoted to Full Professor at the University of Wyoming

Three Women Promoted to Full Professor at the University of Wyoming

The University of Wyoming in Laramie has announced that 13 faculty members have been promoted to full professor. Three of these promotions to full professor went to women: Brenda Alexander in animal science, Ye Zhang in geology and geophysics, and Doris Bolliger in education.

Six Women Who Have Been Appointed to New Faculty Positions

Six Women Who Have Been Appointed to New Faculty Positions

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.

Five Women Professors Retire From the Yale University Faculty

Five Women Professors Retire From the Yale University Faculty

They are Janice Carlisle, professor of English, Annping Chin, senior lecturer in history, Deborah Davis, professor of sociology, Roberta Frank, professor of English and professor of linguistics, and Susan Rose-Ackerman, professor of law and professor of political science.

New Assignments for Eight Women Faculty Members

New Assignments for Eight 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.

Four Women Scholars Granted Tenure at Reed College in Portland, Oregon

Four Women Scholars Granted Tenure at Reed College in Portland, Oregon

Reed College, the highly rated liberal arts educational institution in Portland, Oregon, has granted tenure to seven faculty members. Four of the faculty members granted tenure are women: Samiya Bashir, Kara Cerveny, Catherine Ming T’Ien Duffly, and Mariela Szwarcberg Daby.

New Positions for Six Women Faculty Members at Colleges and Universities

New Positions for Six 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.

Two Women Scholars Appointed to Chair Academic Departments at Schools of Public Health

Two Women Scholars Appointed to Chair Academic Departments at Schools of Public Health

Cora E. Lewis was named chair of the department of epidemiology in the School of Public Health at the University of Alabama at Birmingham and Leslie Kantor was named the inaugural chair of the department of urban-global public health at the Mailman School of Public Health at Rutgers University in Newark New Jersey.

Four Women Appointed to Named Professorships at Duke University School of Law

Four Women Appointed to Named Professorships at Duke University School of Law

The law school at Duke University in Durham, North Carolina, recently announced the appointment of six faculty members to named professorships. Four of the six professors named to endowed chairs are women. All appointments are effective July 1.

New Assignments for Five Women Faculty Members in Academia

New Assignments for Five Women Faculty Members in Academia

Assuming new roles or positions are Roberta Klatzky at Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, Rachel Patzer at Emory University in Atlanta, Rita Dove of the University of Virginia, Lorraine Ware at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, and Shanna Pearson-Merkowitz at the University of Rhode Island.

Four Women Scholars Appointed to Endowed Professorships at Major Universities

Four Women Scholars Appointed to Endowed Professorships at Major Universities

The four women appointed to endowed chairs are Harshita Mruthinti Kamath at Emory University, Alena Kubatova at the University of North Dakota, Heather Woofter at Washington University in St. Louis, and Melinda J. Beeuwkes Buntin at Vanderbilt University.

Four Women Scholars Promoted and Granted Tenure at Trinity College in Hartford, Connecticut

Four Women Scholars Promoted and Granted Tenure at Trinity College in Hartford, Connecticut

Trinity College, the highly rated liberal arts educational institution in Hartford, Connecticut, has announced that it was promoting four women faculty members from assistant professor to associate professor: Cheyenne Brindle in chemistry, Meredith Safran in Classics, Kari Theurer in philosophy, and Abigail Fisher Williamson in political science.