James S. Guseh, a professor of public administration at North Carolina Central University in Durham, was appointed as legal consultant to the United Nations for mining in West Africa.

Professor Guseh holds a master’s degree in economics from the University of Oregon, a law degree and a master’s in public administration from Syracuse University, and a master’s degree and Ph.D. in political economy from the University of Texas at Dallas.

James L. Moore III was appointed director of the Todd Anthony Bell National Resource Center on the African-American Male at Ohio State University. Moore is an associate professor of physical activity and educational services in Ohio State’s College of Education and Human Ecology.

• Gina Athena Ulysse, an associate professor of anthropology and African-American studies at Wesleyan University in Middletown, Connecticut, was awarded tenure. A native of Haiti, Professor Ulysse holds a Ph.D. in anthropology from the University of Michigan.

• Ashley Till was named coordinator of the historical collection and archivist at the Miller F. Whittaker Library at South Carolina State University in Orangeburg.

Till is a graduate of Emory University and holds a master’s degree in anthropology from Colorado State University and a master’s degree in library and information science from the University of South Carolina.