Archive for October, 2018

San José State University — Assistant Professor (Tenure-track), Philosophy

San José State University — Assistant Professor (Tenure-track), Philosophy

The candidate will be expected to teach coursework in the team-taught Humanities Honors Program or Advanced Honors Program, which survey major ideas and works across western and non-western traditions.

University Study Finds Efforts to Make Science Relevant to Diverse Students Create Divisions

University Study Finds Efforts to Make Science Relevant to Diverse Students Create Divisions

These practices in the classroom attribute health problems to individual choices and divide students into those who are deemed ready for a general chemistry or anatomy lab from those who need to apply the laboratory work to correct problems in their personal lives.

Elizabeth Dooley Becomes First Black Woman to Serve as Provost at the University of Central Florida

Elizabeth Dooley Becomes First Black Woman to Serve as Provost at the University of Central Florida

Dr. Dooley has worked for the university since 2015 and most recently served as the interim provost and vice president for academic affairs. Before coming to the University of Central Florida, Dr. Dooley spent 25 years at West Virginia University.

A Boston College Professor Analyzes the President's Budget Proposals for Minority Serving Institutions

A Boston College Professor Analyzes the President’s Budget Proposals for Minority Serving Institutions

The researchers found that even though President Trump promised support for minority serving institutions, every single program for these colleges and universities had a reduced budget, totaling close to $95 million in proposed cuts.

Danielle Laraque-Arena Will Step Down As President of the Upstate Medical University

Danielle Laraque-Arena, the first woman president of the Upstate Medical University in Syracuse, New York, has announced she is stepping down, effective at the end of this semester. She will return to a full-time faculty position in June 2019.

The College of Wooster — Vice President for Finance and Business

The College of Wooster — Vice President for Finance and Business

The VPFB will collaborate with the college’s diverse stakeholders to provide financial leadership and strategic direction.

New Georgia State University Study Finds Significant Racial Pay Gaps in State Government

New Georgia State University Study Finds Significant Racial Pay Gaps in State Government

The study found that White men earn significantly more than Blacks, Latinos and Latinas, and White women in all areas of state government. Even when all variables such as age, experi3nce, and education are taken into account, Black men continue to earn less than White men.

Maurice Edington Named Provost at Historically Black Florida A&M University

Maurice Edington Named Provost at Historically Black Florida A&M University

Dr. Edington had been serving as vice president of the Division of Strategic Planning Analysis and Institutional Effectiveness at the university since February 2017. Prior to that, he served as the university’s founding dean of the College of Science and Technology from 2013 to 2017.

California State University, San Bernardino — Tenure-Track Assistant Professor, Music / Director of Choral Activities

California State University, San Bernardino — Tenure-Track Assistant Professor, Music / Director of Choral Activities

California State University, San Bernardino, announces the position of Director of Choral Activities, a full-time, tenure track position at the rank of Assistant Professor beginning in September of 2019.

California State University, San Bernardino — Ancient Egyptian History / Archaeology / Art - W. Benson Harer Egyptology Scholar in Residence

California State University, San Bernardino — Ancient Egyptian History / Archaeology / Art – W. Benson Harer Egyptology Scholar in Residence

The primary responsibility for the applicant will be to teach one class on Ancient Egyptian History, Archaeology or Art for the Department of History and/or the Department of Art.

California State University, San Bernardino — Open Rank Tenure Track Faculty in Educational Leadership and Technology / K-12

California State University, San Bernardino — Open Rank Tenure Track Faculty in Educational Leadership and Technology / K-12

The Department of Educational Leadership and Technology at California State University, San Bernardino is seeking applications for an open rank, tenure- track faculty appointment in Educational Administration/Educational Leadership with an emphasis on PreK-12 education.

University of Maryland, Baltimore — Assistant Vice President, Real Estate, Planning, and Space Management

University of Maryland, Baltimore — Assistant Vice President, Real Estate, Planning, and Space Management

This is an exceptional opportunity for a skilled and experienced professional to advance UMB’s mission and to provide dynamic leadership for campus master planning, real estate administration, space management, capital budgeting, and historic preservation.

New York University — Clinical Assistant Professor, Liberal Studies

New York University — Clinical Assistant Professor, Liberal Studies

Liberal Studies at New York University invites applications for four Clinical Assistant Professor positions in Economics, Life Science, World Cultures, Arts and Literatures, and ESL Education and Writing.

New York University — Postdoctoral Faculty Fellow, Liberal Studies

New York University — Postdoctoral Faculty Fellow, Liberal Studies

Liberal Studies at New York University invites applications for two Postdoctoral Faculty Fellow positions to begin September 1, 2019, pending administrative and budgetary approval.

Ohio Wesleyan University — Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in Cultural Anthropology

Ohio Wesleyan University — Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in Cultural Anthropology

The department of Sociology/Anthropology Ohio Wesleyan University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in cultural anthropology to begin August 2019.

Stanford University  — Faculty, Water Resources & Hydrology - Tenure Track

Stanford University — Faculty, Water Resources & Hydrology – Tenure Track

Stanford University, in conjunction with the Water in the West Program in the Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment, seeks nominations and applications for a faculty appointment in the areas of water resources and hydrology.

Stanford University  — ASSISTANT, ASSOCIATE OR FULL PROFESSOR OF CYTOPATHOLOGY/ANATOMIC PATHOLOGY

Stanford University — ASSISTANT, ASSOCIATE OR FULL PROFESSOR OF CYTOPATHOLOGY/ANATOMIC PATHOLOGY

The Stanford Department of Pathology seeks an outstanding Cytopathologist/Anatomic Pathologist for appointment at the rank of Assistant, Associate or Full Professor in the Medical Center Line or Clinician Educator Line.

University of California, San Diego  — Assistant Teaching Professor (LPSOE) - Biochemistry and Biophysics

University of California, San Diego — Assistant Teaching Professor (LPSOE) – Biochemistry and Biophysics

THE DEPARTMENT OF CHEMISTRY AND BIOCHEMISTRY within the Division of Physical Sciences at UC San Diego invites applications for an Assistant Teaching Professor position beginning July 1, 2019.

University of California, San Diego  — Associate Teaching Professor (LSOE) - Biochemistry and Biophysics

University of California, San Diego — Associate Teaching Professor (LSOE) – Biochemistry and Biophysics

THE DEPARTMENT OF CHEMISTRY AND BIOCHEMISTRY within the Division of Physical Sciences at UC San Diego is committed to academic excellence and diversity within the faculty, staff and student body and invites applications for an Associate Teaching Professor position beginning July 1, 2019.

College of DuPage — Assistant Provost of Student Affairs

College of DuPage — Assistant Provost of Student Affairs

The APSA is responsible for the leadership and vision for the planning, policy development, implementation and assessment of College Student Affairs programs and services consistent with the College mission and goals.

College of DuPage — Dean, Science, Technology, Engineering and Math

College of DuPage — Dean, Science, Technology, Engineering and Math

The Dean of Science, Technology, Engineering & Math will provide leadership in the ongoing development of an innovative and current curriculum in Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics preparing students for transfer and career opportunities.

College of DuPage — Assistant Provost of Instruction

College of DuPage — Assistant Provost of Instruction

The API, working in conjunction with the Provost, has primary responsibility for student success and learning. This includes all academic programs and disciplines as well as related academic support services.

University of Cincinnati — Dean of the Lindner College of Business

University of Cincinnati — Dean of the Lindner College of Business

The Dean is responsible for overseeing undergraduate and graduate student education within LCOB; promoting scholarly and creative excellence; monitoring and securing financial resources and budgets; and enhancing revenue.

State University of New York at Oswego — Student Involvement Advisor

State University of New York at Oswego — Student Involvement Advisor

The Department of Campus Life at the State University of New York at Oswego invites applications for the position of Student Involvement Advisor. This is a full-time staff appointment reporting to the Director of Campus Life.

University of Nebraska-Lincoln — Open Faculty Positions, College of Engineering

University of Nebraska-Lincoln — Open Faculty Positions, College of Engineering

The College of Engineering at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln invites applications for multiple tenure/tenure-track and non-tenured faculty positions at all ranks.

Johns Hopkins University School of Public Health — Assistant / Associate Professor or Professor, Bloomberg American Health Initiative, Environmental Challenges

Johns Hopkins University School of Public Health — Assistant / Associate Professor or Professor, Bloomberg American Health Initiative, Environmental Challenges

Through the Bloomberg American Health Initiative, we are seeking multiple tenured or tenure-track faculty who seek to understand and reduce the impact of today’s environmental challenges in the United States.

Johns Hopkins University School of Public Health — E.V. McCollum Professor and Chair, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Johns Hopkins University School of Public Health — E.V. McCollum Professor and Chair, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health invites applications for the position of E.V. McCollum Professor and Chair of the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology.

The Evergreen State College — Educational Advisor, Upward Bound

The Evergreen State College — Educational Advisor, Upward Bound

This position is responsible for advising a caseload of students and coordinating the after school and weekend programming.

University of Chicago — Lecturer, Economics

University of Chicago — Lecturer, Economics

The Department of Economics at the University of Chicago invites applications for a full-time Lecturer position beginning in the 2019-2020 academic year.

New York University Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service — Assistant Professor of Public Service

New York University Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service — Assistant Professor of Public Service

The Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service at New York University invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor position with appointment to begin September 1, 2019.

University of South Alabama Suspends Student, Fires Employee After a Racial Incident

University of South Alabama Suspends Student, Fires Employee After a Racial Incident

A student at the University of South Alabama in Mobile confessed to hanging a bicycle and two nooses in a tree outside a campus dining hall. Additionally, a dining hall employee was fired after an offensive tweet concerning the incident was posted from the university’s official dining hall twitter account.

Brown University — Faculty Positions, Department of Computer Science

Brown University — Faculty Positions, Department of Computer Science

The Department of Computer Science at Brown University invites applications at all ranks and from all areas of Computer Science, especially those whose work has strong societal and social impact.

Princeton University — 2019-2020 Postdoctoral Research Positions, African American Studies

Princeton University — 2019-2020 Postdoctoral Research Positions, African American Studies

The Department of African American Studies at Princeton University invites applications from pre-tenure scholars and recent Ph.D. graduates in all disciplines for two postdoctoral or more senior research positions.

Six African American Faculty Members Taking on New Roles or Assignments

Six African American Faculty Members Taking on New Roles or Assignments

Taking on new roles are Cymone Fourshey at Bucknell Univerity, David Emmanuel Goatley at Duke University, Michael K. Fauntroy at Howard University, Tiffany Gayle Chenault at Salem State University, Desmond Patton at Columbia University, and Patricia Williams Lessane at the College of Charleston.

Boston University — Assistant Professor, Earth & Environment

Boston University — Assistant Professor, Earth & Environment

Boston University’s Department of Earth and Environment is searching for a tenure-track Assistant Professor-level social scientist interested in the human component of coupled human-natural systems.

Utica College — Assistant Professor of Biology (Ecologist-Molecular, Landscape, or Systems)

Utica College — Assistant Professor of Biology (Ecologist-Molecular, Landscape, or Systems)

The department is seeking an Ecologist who can contribute to the teaching of courses such as Ecology, Genetics, General Biology, a Research Methods course sequence and other Biology course offerings.