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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.

Six Women Appointed to Tenure-Track Faculty Posts at Macalester College in Minnesota

Six Women Appointed to Tenure-Track Faculty Posts at Macalester College in Minnesota

The six new tenure-track assistant professors are Brianna Heggeseth and Leslie Myint in statistics, Mary Heskel in biology, Morgan Jerald in psychology, and Abigail Marsh and Lauren Milne in computer science.

New Roles for Six Women Faculty Members at Colleges and Universities

New Roles 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.

In Memoriam: Joan Kain, 1927-2017

In Memoriam: Joan Kain, 1927-2017

oan Kain, who served for 17 years on the biology department faculty at St. Catherine University in St. Paul, Minnesota, held master’s degrees from Marquette University, the University of Northern Arizona, the University of Minnesota, and Macalester College.

Sixteen Women Faculty Members Taking on New Assignments in Higher Education

Sixteen 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.

Eight Women Scholars Taking on New Roles at American Colleges and Universities

Eight Women Scholars Taking on New Roles at American 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.

New Administrative Roles for 14 Women at Colleges and Universities Across the United States

New Administrative Roles for 14 Women at Colleges and Universities Across the United States

Here is this week’s roundup of women who have been appointed to new administrative positions at colleges and universities throughout the United States.

Grants or Gifts Relating to Women in Higher Education

Grants or Gifts Relating to Women in Higher Education

Here is this week’s news of grants and gifts that may be of particular interest to women in higher education.

Four Women Scholars Granted Tenure at Macalester College in St. Paul, Minnesota

Four Women Scholars Granted Tenure at Macalester College in St. Paul, Minnesota

Macalester College, the highly rated liberal arts educational institution in St. Paul, Minnesota, has granted tenure to seven faculty members. Four of the seven are women: Zeynep Devrim Gursel in international studies, Rivi Handler-Spitz in Asian languages and culture, Andrea Kaston Tange in English, and Karin Velez in history.

Fourteen Women Appointed to New Administrative Posts in Higher Education

Fourteen Women Appointed to New Administrative Posts in Higher Education

Here is this week’s roundup of women who have been appointed to new administrative positions at colleges and universities throughout the United States.

A Quartet of New Deans at Colleges and Universities

A Quartet of New Deans at Colleges and Universities

Newly appointed to dean positions are Raquel Alexander at Bucknell University in Lewisburg, Pennsylvania, Donna K. Farrell at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Donna K. Maeda at Macalester College in St. Paul, Minnesota, and Laurie Shanderson at Northcentral University.

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

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

Macalester College, the highly rated liberal arts educational institution in St. Paul, Minnesota, has announced the hiring of six new tenure-track faculty members for the fall semester. Five of the six new hires are women. Three are new assistant professors of history.

Six Women Named to Positions as Deans

Six Women Named to Positions as Deans

The new deans are Donna Breault at Ashland University in Ohio, DeMethra LaSha Bradley at Macalester College in St. Paul, Minnesota, Kathleen J. Bieschke at Pennsylvania State University, Tammi Vacha-Haase at Boise State University in Idaho, Sonia A. Hirt at the University of Maryland, and Erin O’Hara O’Connor at Florida State University.

Six Women Named to Dean Positions in Higher Education

Six Women Named to Dean Positions in Higher Education

The new deans are Michelle Sabick at St. Louis University, Michelle Nuss at the University of Georgia, Dana Heller at Old Dominion University, Elizabeth D. Liddy at Syracuse University, Abigail Tilton at Texas Woman’s University and Mindy J. Deardurff at Macalester College.

New Assignments in Higher Education for 11 Women Faculty Members

New Assignments in Higher Education for 11 Women Faculty Members

Here is this week’s roundup of women faculty members from colleges and universities throughout the United States who have been appointed to new positions.

Sherlyn Fritz Is the New Co-Chair of Past Global Changes

Sherlyn Fritz Is the New Co-Chair of Past Global Changes

Dr. Fritz is the George Holmes University Professor of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. She is now co-chair of the international organization that aims to understand the Earth’s past environment in order to obtain better predictions of its environmental future.

Six Women Join the Tenure-Track Faculty at Macalester College

Six Women Join the Tenure-Track Faculty at Macalester College

Macalester College is a highly rated liberal arts educational institution in St. Paul, Minnesota, where women are 61 percent of the student body. This fall there are 11 new tenure-track faculty members on campus. Six of these 11 new faculty members are women.

Seven Women Scholars in New Faculty Roles

Seven Women Scholars in New Faculty Roles

Taking on new faculty roles are Rebecca Tuttle at Wright State, Dana Charles McCoy at Harvard, Jane Hindman at Guttman Community College, Linda Sturtz at Macalester College, Jennfier Stromer-Galley at Syracuse, Kristin Bergmann at MIT, and Shuang Zhao at the University of Alabama-Huntsville.

Grants or Gifts Relating to Women in Higher Education

Grants or Gifts Relating to Women in Higher Education

Here is this week’s news of grants and gifts that may be of particular interest to women in higher education.

Seven Women Scholars in New Faculty Roles at Colleges and Universities

Seven Women Scholars in New Faculty Roles at Colleges and Universities

In new faculty roles are Maria Torres at Smith College, Jamie Monson at Michigan State University, Kate Ryan Reiling at Macalester College, Kendra Sharp at Oregon State University, Maya Steinitz at the University of Iowa, Heather Leslie at the University of Maine, and Nicole Pepinster Greene at Xavier University of Louisiana.

A Dozen Women Taking on New Administrative Roles in Higher Education

A Dozen Women Taking on New Administrative Roles in Higher Education

Here is this week’s roundup of women who have been appointed to new administrative positions at colleges and universities throughout the United States.

New Administrative Roles for 14 Women in Higher Education

New Administrative Roles for 14 Women in Higher Education

Here is this week’s roundup of women who have been appointed to new administrative posts at the nation’s leading colleges and universities.

Macalester College in Minnesota Grants Tenure to Seven Women Faculty Members

Macalester College in Minnesota Grants Tenure to Seven Women Faculty Members

The women faculty members at Macalester College who were awarded tenure are Louisa Brandtmiller, Amy Damon, Susanna Drake, Corie Hammers, Alicia Johnson, Victoria Malawey, and Alicia Munoz.

Kathleen Murray Appointed President of Whitman College in Walla Walla, Washington

Kathleen Murray Appointed President of Whitman College in Walla Walla, Washington

At the current time, Dr. Murray serves as provost, dean of the faculty, and professor of music at Macalester College in St. Paul, Minnesota. She will become the 14th president of the 1,500-student Whitman College in July 2015.

Two Women Named to Assistant Professor Posts

Two Women Named to Assistant Professor Posts

Lesley Lavery has joined the faculty at Macalester College and Katherine Baber is a new assistant professor at the University of Redlands.

Christy Hanson to Lead the Institute for Global Citizenship at Macalester College

Christy Hanson to Lead the Institute for Global Citizenship at Macalester College

She is now teaching at Macalester while on leave as chief of the infectious diseases division of the Bureau for Global Health at the U.S. Agency for International Development.

In Memoriam: Jane E. Larson (1958-2011)

In Memoriam: Jane E. Larson (1958-2011)

For the past 15 years she served as a law professor at the University of Wisconsin.

Faculty News: Four Women Named to New Posts

Faculty News: Four Women Named to New Posts

Lauren Ancel Myers, Juliette Rogers, Mary Leigh Wolfe and Barbara Tobias were promoted to new ranks or positions.

Two Women Join the Faculty at Macalester College

Two Women Join the Faculty at Macalester College

Macalester College, the highly rated liberal arts educational institution in St. Paul, Minnesota, has named two women to its faculty.

Notable Appointments of Women in Higher Education

Notable Appointments of Women in Higher Education

● Barbara Entwisle, Kenan Distinguished Professor of Sociology at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, was appointed vice chancellor for research at the university. A graduate of Swarthmore College, Dr. Entwisle holds a master’s degree and a Ph.D. in sociology from Brown University. ● Jamie Monson, professor of history at Macalester College in […]