• Wesley T. Bishop was named associate vice chancellor for academic affairs at Southern University in New Orleans. He is a tenured assistant professor of criminal justice at the university and an attorney at the New Orleans law firm Spears & Spears.

Bishop is a graduate of Southern University in New Orleans. He holds a master’s degree in public administration from the University of Mississippi and a law degree from Ohio State University.

• William Woodson was appointed director of MBA programs at the Opus College of Business at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minnesota. Dr. Woodson is the founder of Forward Motion Management Consulting. He is a graduate of Brown University and holds a master’s degree from Harvard University and an MBA from the University of Michigan.

• Ivan T. Mosley Sr., professor of manufacturing systems at North Carolina A&T State University, was elected vice chair of the executive board of the National Association of Industrial Technology. He is the first African-American male to hold the position.

• Mickey L. Burnim, president of Bowie State University in Maryland, was named chair of the executive membership development committee of the Coalition of Urban and Metropolitan Universities.