Archive for August, 2018

State University of New York at Oswego — Assistant Professor of Graphic Design

State University of New York at Oswego — Assistant Professor of Graphic Design

The Department of Art at the State University of New York at Oswego announces the opening of a tenure track Assistant Professor position in Graphic Design beginning in the 2019-2020 academic year.

State University of New York at Oswego — Assistant Professor of Risk Management & Insurance

State University of New York at Oswego — Assistant Professor of Risk Management & Insurance

The Assistant Professor of Risk Management & Insurance will teach undergraduate and graduate courses in the area of risk management and insurance.

Bentley University — Senior Learning Advisor, CWB

Bentley University — Senior Learning Advisor, CWB

This individual will apply sophisticated and versatile skills in research, analysis, writing, and public speaking to analyze and curate research on issues critical to the CWB and its constituencies.

Indiana University - Bloomington — Human Ecology Tenure-Track

Indiana University – Bloomington — Human Ecology Tenure-Track

The School of Public and Environmental Affairs at Indiana University-Bloomington seeks to appoint a tenure-track faculty member at the assistant professor level in Human Ecology.

University of Nevada, Las Vegas — Applications Administrator

University of Nevada, Las Vegas — Applications Administrator

This Applications Administrator provides full-time applications administration services in the Identity & Middleware Services group of the Office of Information Technology.

University of Pennsylvania — Assistant, Associate and Full Professors of Finance, Wharton School

University of Pennsylvania — Assistant, Associate and Full Professors of Finance, Wharton School

Applicants must have a Ph.D. from an accredited institution. (Expected completion by June 30, 2020 is acceptable.) Demonstrated ability or potential for high quality research and teaching are important.

University of Pennsylvania — 2019 Postdoctoral Fellowships for Academic Diversity

University of Pennsylvania — 2019 Postdoctoral Fellowships for Academic Diversity

The Postdoctoral Fellowship for Academic Diversity Program is a competitive program whose goal is to increase the diversity of the community of scholars devoted to academic research at both the University of Pennsylvania and The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.

San Diego State University — Faculty Position in Biomedical Sensors and Nanotechnology

San Diego State University — Faculty Position in Biomedical Sensors and Nanotechnology

The Department of Mechanical Engineering seeks to fill a tenure-track position at the Assistant or Associate Professor level in the area of biomedical sensors and nanotechnology starting Fall 2019.

San Diego State University — Faculty Position in Automation and Control in Manufacturing

San Diego State University — Faculty Position in Automation and Control in Manufacturing

The Department of Mechanical Engineering seeks to fill a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level in the area of automation and control in manufacturing starting Fall 2019.

San Diego State University — Faculty Position in Advanced Manufacturing

San Diego State University — Faculty Position in Advanced Manufacturing

The Department of Mechanical Engineering seeks to fill a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level in the area of advanced manufacturing starting Fall 2019.

University of California, Riverside — Vice Chancellor for Business and Administrative Services

University of California, Riverside — Vice Chancellor for Business and Administrative Services

The Vice Chancellor for Business and Administrative Services ensures UCR’s enterprise-wide business units optimally support UCR’s trifold mission of teaching, research, and public service.

Johnson C. Smith University Develops a New Minor Degree Program in Data Science

Johnson C. Smith University Develops a New Minor Degree Program in Data Science

Five new courses will be developed and one existing course will be improved. These classes will teach students about data analysis, ethical problem-solving, and computational thinking.

Wayne State University — Faculty Positions in Environmental Health Sciences

Wayne State University — Faculty Positions in Environmental Health Sciences

As part of a broad institutional initiative in integrative biosciences and environmental health sciences, Wayne State University and the Institute of Environmental Health Sciences are recruiting up to three faculty positions (tenured or tenure-track, open rank).

Wayne State University — Faculty Positions in Integrative Biosciences

Wayne State University — Faculty Positions in Integrative Biosciences

Wayne State University is recruiting up to 25 faculty (open rank) for research and development programs as part of the continued expansion of a broad institutional initiative in Integrative Biosciences.

Wayne State University — Assistant Vice President, Institutional Research

Wayne State University — Assistant Vice President, Institutional Research

The Office of Institutional Research and Analysis is searching for an Assistant Vice President to provide strategic leadership and overall management.

Bloomfield College — Vice President for Enrollment Management

Bloomfield College — Vice President for Enrollment Management

The Vice President for Enrollment Management will productively and directly co-manage financial aid packaging procedures, modeling, and processing related to prospective and new student financial care.

University of California, Davis — Pediatric Allergist Faculty Position

University of California, Davis — Pediatric Allergist Faculty Position

The Department of Pediatrics at the University of California, Davis School of Medicine is recruiting a full-time academic pediatric allergist faculty member.

Four Black Scholars Taking on New Assignments

Four Black Scholars Taking on New Assignments

Taking on new roles are David Green of the North Carolina Central University School of Law, Gymama Slaughter at Old Dominion University, Ayanna Thompson at Arizona State University, and Ingrid Ruffin at the University of Tennessee.

Virginia Tech — Associate Director of Dining Services

Virginia Tech — Associate Director of Dining Services

This position serves on the Dining Services Leadership Team to develop and implement the strategic plan, annual goals, organizational policies, procedures, operations, and programs that meet the department vision and aspirations.

What Are the Most Affordable Historically Black Colleges and Universities?

What Are the Most Affordable Historically Black Colleges and Universities?

Annual tuition and fees at one of the more expensive HBCUs – Spelman College – are $28,181. Yet, this is still below the national average for a four-year private college, which stands at $32,410.

Two African American Women at State Universities Receive Notable Honors

Two African American Women at State Universities Receive Notable Honors

Stephanie Adams, dean of engineering at Old Dominion University in Norfolk, Virginia, received an award from the American Society of Engineering Education and Iris Rosa had the floor at the Indiana University dance studio named in her honor.

Philander Smith College Continues to Boost Enrollments

Philander Smith College Continues to Boost Enrollments

This year’s enrollment at Philander Smith is projected to be over 1,000 students. This is almost double what the enrollment was in 2014. The United Negro College Fund states that the college is growing twice as fast as any other UNCF member school.

University of Pennsylvania — Tenure-Track Assistant Professor, Otorhinolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery

University of Pennsylvania — Tenure-Track Assistant Professor, Otorhinolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery

The Department of Otorhinolaryngology: Head and Neck Surgery at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania in collaboration with the Department of Cancer Biology seeks candidates for an Assistant Professor position in the tenure track.

Nine African Americans Who Have Been Appointed to Administrative Posts at Colleges and Universities

Nine African Americans Who Have Been Appointed to Administrative Posts at Colleges and Universities

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

University of Arkansas — Coordinator of Undergraduate Student Recruitment, Bumpers College

University of Arkansas — Coordinator of Undergraduate Student Recruitment, Bumpers College

The Coordinator will be the initial contact for students interested in pursuing an undergraduate major in the Bumpers College and will be responsible for educating prospective students and families about opportunities available at the University of Arkansas, specifically within the Bumpers College.

National Science Foundation — Deputy Office Director, Office of Advanced Cyberinfrastructure

National Science Foundation — Deputy Office Director, Office of Advanced Cyberinfrastructure

NSF’s Directorate for Computer and Information Science and Engineering is seeking a candidate for its Deputy Office Director, Office of Advanced Cyberinfrastructure.

Salem State University — Faculty, Art+Design (Graphic Design), Full-Time, Tenure-Track, Fall 2019

Salem State University — Faculty, Art+Design (Graphic Design), Full-Time, Tenure-Track, Fall 2019

The ideal candidate should be familiar with contemporary practices across multiple media with an investigative and growth-oriented relationship to the evolution of the discipline – technically, sociologically and conceptually.

University of South Carolina — Assistant Professor in Public Relations

University of South Carolina — Assistant Professor in Public Relations

The College of Information and Communications at the University of South Carolina invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor in public relations to join our award-winning School of Journalism and Mass Communications faculty in August 2019.

University of Arkansas Cooperative Extension Service (Little Rock) — Extension Educator / Consumer Horticulture

University of Arkansas Cooperative Extension Service (Little Rock) — Extension Educator / Consumer Horticulture

The Extension Educator/Consumer Horticulture position is responsible for development and implementation of relevant and up-to-date consumer horticulture extension education programs that positively impact Arkansas gardeners, leadership of the existing Master Gardener program, and other activities that strengthen the excellence of local county extension programs in these areas.

University of Toronto — Tenure Stream Position in Clinical Psychology

University of Toronto — Tenure Stream Position in Clinical Psychology

The Department of Psychology at the University of Toronto Scarborough invites applications for a tenure-stream appointment in Clinical Psychology.

University of Toronto — Tenure Stream Position in Social Psychology

University of Toronto — Tenure Stream Position in Social Psychology

The Department of Psychology at the University of Toronto Scarborough (UTSC) invites applications for a tenure-stream appointment in Social Psychology.

University of Pennsylvania  — Assistant Dean/Director of Admissions and Financial Aid

University of Pennsylvania — Assistant Dean/Director of Admissions and Financial Aid

The Assistant Dean combines a hands-on operational role with strategic leadership and collegial management of both direct and indirect reports within the school and peer leadership among various University constituencies.

University of California, Los Angeles  — Assistant, Associate or Full Professor in the Psychology Department of UCLA

University of California, Los Angeles — Assistant, Associate or Full Professor in the Psychology Department of UCLA

The UCLA Department of Psychology seeks to hire a full-time, tenure-track/tenured Assistant, Associate, or full Professor with a specialty in mood disorders.

Babson College — Assistant Professor of Finance

Babson College — Assistant Professor of Finance

The Finance Division at Babson College is seeking applicants for two full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor positions starting the 2019/2020 academic year.

Virginia Commonwealth University — Assistant Professor, Political Science

Virginia Commonwealth University — Assistant Professor, Political Science

The Department of Political Science at Virginia Commonwealth University is seeking applications for a tenure eligible faculty position at the Assistant Professor rank to begin August 2019 to support the Department’s teaching and research mission in the area of American Politics with expertise in American political behavior, broadly defined.

Indiana University - Bloomington — Tenure-Track or Tenured Faculty Position, Local Governance and Management

Indiana University – Bloomington — Tenure-Track or Tenured Faculty Position, Local Governance and Management

Research focuses can be domestic, international, or comparative and may include (but are not limited to) collaborative governance, participatory democracy, community development, network modeling, local solutions to compelling problems, urban planning, local or regional economic development, performance of local government services, management of local government, and information technology for local governance.