Edward Taylor was named vice provost and dean of undergraduate education at the University of Washington. He will continue to serve as an associate professor of educational leadership and policy studies at the university.

Dr. Taylor is a graduate of Gonzaga University, where he also earned a master’s degree in counseling psychology. He earned his doctorate in educational leadership from the University of Washington.

Nicole M. Evans was named director of admissions at Ohio Dominican University in Columbus, Ohio. She is the first African American and the first alumna of the university to hold the position.

Evans earned an MBA from Ohio State University.