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Two Distinguished Scholars Receive New Teaching Assignments

Two Distinguished Scholars Receive New Teaching Assignments

Cathy N. Davidson is leaving the faculty at Duke University and is taking a post as professor of English at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York. Marlene Behrmann was named to an endowed chair at Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh.

Camille Massey Named to Lead the New Sorensen Center at the CUNY School of Law

Camille Massey Named to Lead the New Sorensen Center at the CUNY School of Law

L. Camille Massey, formerly a vice president at the Council of Foreign Relations, was named the founding executive director of the the Sorensen Center for International Peace and Justice at the City University of New York School of Law.

Five Women in New Teaching Roles at American Universities

Five Women in New Teaching Roles at American Universities

The appointees are María del Carmen Caña Jiménez at Virginia Tech, Megan Vaughn at the City University of New York, Christine Jacobs-Wagner at Yale, Bernice Hausman at Virginia Tech, and Nereem Arastu at the CUNY School of Law.

Mary Pearl Is One of Five Candidates for President of SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry

Mary Pearl Is One of Five Candidates for President of SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry

Mary Pearl is associate dean and chief academic officer for the Macaulay Honors College of the City University of New York. She is also a professor of biology at Brooklyn College and served for 15 years as president of the Wildlife Trust.

In Memoriam: Norma Rees, 1930-2013

In Memoriam: Norma Rees, 1930-2013

Dr. Rees was dean of graduate studies at the City University of New York and then served for 17 years as president of what is now California State University, East Bay.

Fourteen Women in New Higher Education Administrative Positions

Fourteen Women in New Higher Education Administrative Positions

Here is a collection of new appointments of women to administrative posts at colleges and universities across the United States.

In Memoriam: Ann J. Lane, 1931-2013

In Memoriam: Ann J. Lane, 1931-2013

Ann Lane was the first director of the women’s studies program at the University. She also was a professor of history on the Charlottesville campus. Earlier in her career she taught at Rutgers University, City University of New York, and Colgate University.

CUNY Research Finds Gender Differences in Visual Perception

CUNY Research Finds Gender Differences in Visual Perception

The study found that men had greater perception of rapidly moving stimuli while women were better able to distinguish color than men.

Three Notable Appointments of Women to Faculty Positions

Three Notable Appointments of Women to Faculty Positions

Dagmar Herzog was named Distinguished Professor at CUNY, Nina Assimakopoulos has joined the faculty at West Virginia University, and Kathryn Lofton was named to endowed chair at Yale.

Seven Women in New Administrative Posts in Higher Education

Seven Women in New Administrative Posts in Higher Education

Seven women at six universities have assumed new administrative duties.

Five Women Win Prestigious Honors

Five Women Win Prestigious Honors

Women win awards for scholarship, research, and community service.