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Seven Women in New Teaching Roles at U.S. Universities

Seven Women in New Teaching Roles at U.S. Universities

The women taking on new teaching roles are Claire Kathleen Robbins, Jessie Ann Owens, Yalun Zhou, Lori Rios, Janet A. Deatrick, Amy Rupiper Taggart, and Elena Machado Saez.

Five Women Appointed to Dean Positons

Five Women Appointed to Dean Positons

The new deans at Heather Coltman at Florida Atlantic University, Nevada Winrow at Baltimore City Community College, Laura Siminoff at Temple University, Melisaa Harwood-Rom at the University of Arkansas and Joanna Masingila at Syracuse University.

Florida Atlantic University Honors the Youngest Graduate in Its History

Florida Atlantic University Honors the Youngest Graduate in Its History

Edi Stern, the daughter of a Holocaust survivor who earned a bachelor’s degree in mathematics in 1968 at the age of 15, has gone on to become a distinguished engineer at IBM. She holds some 126 U.S. patents.

New Posts for Five Women at Major Universities

New Posts for Five Women at Major Universities

The women taking on new administrative roles are Shelley M. Moss at Mississippi University for Women, Katie Giacalone at Clemson University, Emily Ballew Neff at the University of Oklahoma, Amy Noah at Purdue University, and Jennifer Peluso at Florida Atlantic University.

Two Women Named Directors of Interdisciplinary Academic Programs at Florida Atlantic University

Two Women Named Directors of Interdisciplinary Academic Programs at Florida Atlantic University

Barbara Ganson was named director of the Caribbean and Latin American studies program and Lynn Appleton was appointed acting director of the Center for Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies.

Margaret Leinen to Lead the Scripps Institution of Oceanography

Margaret Leinen to Lead the Scripps Institution of Oceanography

Dr. Leinen will also serve as dean of the School of Marine Sciences and vice provost of marine sciences at the University of California at San Diego. She has been serving as executive director of the Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute at Florida Atlantic University.

Provost at Florida Atlantic University Stepping Down to Focus on Neuroscience Research

Provost at Florida Atlantic University Stepping Down to Focus on Neuroscience Research

Brenda Claiborne, provost and chief academic officer at Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton, is stepping down from her current post to take the position as program director for neuroscience at the John D. MacArthur Campus of Florida Atlantic University in Jupiter.

President of Florida Atlantic University Tends Her Resignation

President of Florida Atlantic University Tends Her Resignation

Mary Jane Saunders has stepped down from the presidency of Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton and will return to the faculty. The university has been involved in several controversies in recent months, including the decision to name its football stadium after a private prison company.

New Administrative Posts in Higher Education for Six Women

New Administrative Posts in Higher Education for Six Women

The new appointees are Michelle Brown at Florida Atlantic, Lois Kuyper-Rushing at Louisiana State, Rosemary Rochford at SUNY Upstate, Shannon Campbell at Southern Mississippi, Kathy Pharr at the University of Georgia, and Sheila Lischwe at Clemson.

Five Women Scholars Honored With Awards

Five Women Scholars Honored With Awards

The honorees are Christine Thompson of Penn State, Patricia Dove of Virginia Tech, Rachael Navarro of the University of North Dakota, Ayse Papatya Bucak of Florida Atlantic University, and Patricia White of the University of Miami.

Eight Women Taking on New Administrative Roles at Universities Across America

Eight Women Taking on New Administrative Roles at Universities Across America

The women in new administrative positions are Maurie D. McInnis, Wendy Kutchner, Carol Wisecarver, Lyndy McLaughlin, Janis Zink, Jennifer Wagner Davis, Peggy Kuhr, and Rebecca Murphy.

Five Women in New Administrative Roles in Higher Education

Five Women in New Administrative Roles in Higher Education

The new appointees are Victoria Chun at Colgate University, Chinyere Ukabiala at Grinnell College, Priscilla McChristian at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, Pamela Landi at Florida International University and Ellen de Graffenreis at Brandeis University.

Palmetto College at the University of South Carolina Announces Finalists for Chancellor

Palmetto College at the University of South Carolina Announces Finalists for Chancellor

Two of the four finalists are women: Susan Elkins is a vice president at Tennessee Technological University and Monica Orozco is an assistant provost at Florida Atlantic University.

Margaret Leinen to Lead the American Geophysical Union

Margaret Leinen to Lead the American Geophysical Union

She is the associate provost for marine and environmental initiatives and the director of the Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute at Florida Atlantic University.

Florida Atlantic University Receives the Papers of One of Its First Graduates

Florida Atlantic University Receives the Papers of One of Its First Graduates

Virginia Artrip Snyder, a member of the inaugural graduating class at the university, went on to become an award-winning newspaper reporter and private investigator.

Fourteen Women With New Administrative Duties in Higher Education

Fourteen Women With New Administrative Duties in Higher Education

Here is this week’s list of women who were appointed to key positions in higher education administration.

New Director of Communication School at Florida Atlantic University

New Director of Communication School at Florida Atlantic University

Noemi Marin was appointed director of the School of Communication and Multimedia Studies at Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton.

Four Women Named to Administrative Posts in Higher Education

Four Women Named to Administrative Posts in Higher Education

Amy Cecil, Jennifer O’Flannery Anderson, Stephanie Sapngler, and Katherine Sawyer are taking on new responsibilities.

New Leadership Team at the Diabetes Reseach Center at Florida Atlantic University

New Leadership Team at the Diabetes Reseach Center at Florida Atlantic University

The Diabetes Education and Research Center at Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton has announced a new leadership team. All five of the appointees are women.