Archive for October, 2021

Weber State University — Civil Rights Investigator, Deputy Title IX Coordinator

Weber State University — Civil Rights Investigator, Deputy Title IX Coordinator

The Civil Rights Investigator, Deputy Title IX Coordinator will conduct intake, screen and investigate if appropriate matters alleged to violate University policy or Title IX. In addition the Investigator will perform policy analysis and write reports.

Georgetown University — Program and Records Administrator, Walsh School of Foreign Service

Georgetown University — Program and Records Administrator, Walsh School of Foreign Service

The Program and Records Administrator provides academic recording and program support for the Undergraduate Program and academic deans.

Johns Hopkins University — Case Manager for Undergraduate Students

Johns Hopkins University — Case Manager for Undergraduate Students

The Dean of Students Office is seeking a Case Manager for Undergraduate Students who will maintain high student contact and a caseload to address the needs of students who have problems in areas such as physical or mental health, finances, family and interpersonal concerns and social adjustment that may affect their academic performance or other aspects of their JHU experience, using a variety of interventions, referrals and follow up services.

Georgetown University — Director of Faculty Affairs, Walsh School of Foreign Service

Georgetown University — Director of Faculty Affairs, Walsh School of Foreign Service

The Director of Faculty Affairs manages SFS faculty affairs operations, including academic appointments, tenure and promotion, faculty research grants, assessment, and course scheduling and inventor; and serves as an expert resource to the Dean’s executive leadership team on the design and management of administrative processes related to faculty.

Simons Foundation — Flatiron Research Fellow, Center for Computational Neuroscience

Simons Foundation — Flatiron Research Fellow, Center for Computational Neuroscience

The CCN FRF program offers the opportunity for postdoctoral research in areas that have strong synergy with one or more of the existing research groups at CCN or other centers at the Flatiron Institute.

Princeton University — Assistant Vice President, Campus Dining

Princeton University — Assistant Vice President, Campus Dining

The assistant vice president (AVP) of campus dining serves as the senior administrator for Princeton University’s residential and retail dining operations.

Simons Foundation / Flatiron Institute  — IDEA Scholar Program, Flatiron Institute

Simons Foundation / Flatiron Institute — IDEA Scholar Program, Flatiron Institute

IDEA scholars are distinguished scientists with strong scientific overlap with one or more of the Flatiron Centers and a particular interest in increasing diversity and improving equity and inclusion, who are invited to spend extended visits at the Flatiron Institute.

Harvard University — Assistant Dean for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Harvard University — Assistant Dean for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

The Assistant Dean for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion advises, shapes, develops and implements a robust DEI strategy to create a learning and working environment where all students, staff, and faculty have the opportunity and necessary supports to thrive.

Suffolk University — Assistant Provost for Retention

Suffolk University — Assistant Provost for Retention

The Assistant Provost for Retention (APR) will be an integral member of the Provost’s forward-thinking, student-oriented Executive Leadership Team, participate in the institution’s strategic planning, and represent the Provost at appropriate meetings/events as requested.

Morgan State University Is Establishing Three Endowed Chairs in STEM Fields

Morgan State University Is Establishing Three Endowed Chairs in STEM Fields

The three endowed professorships are the first in Morgan State University’s 154-year history and will place the university in a strong position to recruit some of the world’s best researchers and academic minds.

Southern Methodist University — Daisy Dean Frensley Chair in English Literature

Southern Methodist University — Daisy Dean Frensley Chair in English Literature

The Department of English at Southern Methodist University invites outstanding applicants for a tenured appointment at the rank of Late Associate or Early Full Professor to the Daisy Dean Frensley Chair in English Literature beginning Fall 2022.

Towson University — Assistant Professor of Digital Humanities with a specialization in Environmental Humanities

Towson University — Assistant Professor of Digital Humanities with a specialization in Environmental Humanities

The College of Liberal Arts invites applications for a tenure-track, 10-month Assistant Professor of Digital Humanities with a specialization in Environmental Humanities of any region or time period in the Department of History beginning August 2022. 

Five Black Americans Who Have Been Appointed to Higher Education Administrative Positions

Five Black Americans Who Have Been Appointed to Higher Education Administrative Positions

Those appointed to new administrative positions in higher education are Corey Bradford at Governors State University in Illinois, Cheryl Moore at Alverno College in Milwaukee, Jarris Louis Taylor, Jr. at Hampton University in Virginia, Thesha Woodley at Winston-Salem State University, and Opeyemi Olukemiat Duke University.

North Carolina Central University Launches the Marathon Teaching Institute

North Carolina Central University Launches the Marathon Teaching Institute

North Carolina Central University’s School of Education has introduced a new program to increase minority male representation in education. The Marathon Teaching Institute aims to further assist with developing a more diverse field of top-quality educators.

Five African American Faculty Members Who Have Been Assigned New Roles

Five African American Faculty Members Who Have Been Assigned New Roles

Taking on new positions or duties are Derrick R. Brooms at the University of Tennessee, Shona Tuck at Vassar College in Poughkeepsie, New York, Christopher Schell at the University of California, Berkeley, Deidre Pearson at Hamilton College in Clinton, New York, and D’Jaris Coles-White at Western Michigan University.

The Ohio State University — Director, School of Music

The Ohio State University — Director, School of Music

The new director will lead the way in defining and implementing a vision for the school to thrive in a changing climate for creative activity and research about music.

MIT Sloan School of Management — Director of Media Relations

MIT Sloan School of Management — Director of Media Relations

The director of media relations at the MIT Sloan School of Management will play an essential role in raising awareness and understanding of MIT Sloan with its target audiences of current and future global business leaders around the world.

Pellissippi State Community College — Manager, Financial Aid

Pellissippi State Community College — Manager, Financial Aid

Plan, organize, and supervise the processing of financial aid documents within the Financial Aid Office.  Direct daily activities to ensure compliance with federal, state and institutional policies and procedures.

Pellissippi State Community College — Custodial and Waste Management Coordinator

Pellissippi State Community College — Custodial and Waste Management Coordinator

Ensure all PSCC campuses are cleaned to a specified standard to provide a clean, safe environment for PSCC students, employees and visitors by managing the housekeeping contractors and PSCC housekeeping staff, inventory and budgets, and through self-performance work on all campuses.

Pellissippi State Community College — Administrative Assistant IV

Pellissippi State Community College — Administrative Assistant IV

Facilitate the efficient operation of the campus administrative office, providing support to the Dean, students, faculty, staff and community members. Serve as a liaison between various departments at the site campus and other Pellissippi State Community College campuses.

Pellissippi State Community College — Counselor or Licensed Counselor

Pellissippi State Community College — Counselor or Licensed Counselor

The overall purpose of this job is to provide personal, academic and career counseling for Pellissippi State students.

Cancer Research Funding Renewed at Meharry Medical College and Tennessee State University

Cancer Research Funding Renewed at Meharry Medical College and Tennessee State University

The partnership was formed in 1999 between Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center and historically Black Meharry Medical College. The partnership has been continually funded by the National Institutes of Health since 2000. Historically Black Tennessee State University joined the partnership in 2011.

Three Universities Announce the Appointments of African American Diversity Officers

Three Universities Announce the Appointments of African American Diversity Officers

Carl Hampton is the chief diversity officer at Governor State University in Illinois. Kristie A. Ford was named associate provost for diversity, equity, and inclusion at Washington and Lee University in Lexington, Virginia, and Michael States was named associate dean of diversity, equity, and inclusion at the University of Wisconsin Law School.

California State University, Los Angeles — Assistant Professor of Archaeology, with priority given to candidates with expertise in Environmental Archaeology

California State University, Los Angeles — Assistant Professor of Archaeology, with priority given to candidates with expertise in Environmental Archaeology

The primary professional responsibilities of instructional faculty members are: teaching, research, scholarship and/or creative activity, and service to the University, profession and to the community.

University of Utah — Director, School of Music

University of Utah — Director, School of Music

The School of Music Director will provide strong, collaborative, and transparent leadership for the school within the context of a research university; as well as expand and lead efforts that support our commitment to justice, equity, diversity, and inclusion.

University of Utah — Director, School of Dance

University of Utah — Director, School of Dance

The Director is the administrative head of the School, overseeing its personnel, operations, curriculum, and strategic direction, and acting as the School’s representative and advocate within the College, University, and wider community.

Johns Hopkins University — Open Rank Search in Political Economy, Stavros Niarchos Foundation Agora Institute

Johns Hopkins University — Open Rank Search in Political Economy, Stavros Niarchos Foundation Agora Institute

The Stavros Niarchos Foundation Agora Institute at Johns Hopkins University is conducting an open-rank search for faculty in any discipline (with a particular focus on economics) who focus on questions of political economy, with particular attention to scholars whose work focuses on the economic forces shaping, interacting with (including resulting from), making possible, or challenging the realization of pluralistic democracy in global contexts and the U.S. We are particularly interested in scholars who do work related to climate change.

University of California, Los Angeles — Department Chair, Department of Film, Television and Digital Media

University of California, Los Angeles — Department Chair, Department of Film, Television and Digital Media

We seek candidates who will provide proven academic leadership and administrative skills, a vision for the future of media education, and a commitment to collaborating with faculty and the Dean to support student success and welfare across a multitude of distinct programs.

Valencia College — Director, Corporate and Foundation Relations

Valencia College — Director, Corporate and Foundation Relations

The Director, Corporate and Foundation Relations is responsible for developing and implementing strategies to increase philanthropic support from corporations and foundations to advance Valencia College’s strategic priorities, with an emphasis on those in the $30 million Valencia Promise Campaign.

California State University, Los Angeles — Assistant Professor of World History

California State University, Los Angeles — Assistant Professor of World History

The primary professional responsibilities of instructional faculty members are teaching, research, scholarship and/or creative activity, and service to the University, profession, and to the community.

Dartmouth College — Tenure-Track Faculty Position in Biochemistry and Cell Biology, Geisel School of Medicine

Dartmouth College — Tenure-Track Faculty Position in Biochemistry and Cell Biology, Geisel School of Medicine

The Department of Biochemistry and Cell Biology at Dartmouth’s Geisel School of Medicine invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor level. We seek outstanding scientists working in broadly defined areas of biochemistry, cell biology or structural biology.

University of Alabama at Birmingham — Tenure-Track Assistant Professor of English

University of Alabama at Birmingham — Tenure-Track Assistant Professor of English

The Department of English in the College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Alabama at Birmingham invites applications for a Director of Freshman English and tenure-track Assistant or Associate Professor beginning in the 2022-2023 academic year.

Gettysburg College — Director of Religious and Spiritual Life and College Chaplain

Gettysburg College — Director of Religious and Spiritual Life and College Chaplain

The Director of Religious and Spiritual Life and College Chaplain will provide leadership in developing multifaith and interfaith programs and offerings including educational initiatives focused on spiritual issues, justice, ethics, and values in both formal and informal settings.

Michigan State University — Instructor of Biochemistry

Michigan State University — Instructor of Biochemistry

The Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at Michigan State University is seeking an outstanding candidate for a 12-month fixed-term (non-tenure stream) faculty position to manage day-to-day operations and participate in instruction of one new intermediate level undergraduate biochemistry laboratory course offered in the fall, spring, and possibly in the summer semesters.

Pratt Institute  — Accounts Receivable and Scholarship Manager

Pratt Institute — Accounts Receivable and Scholarship Manager

Pratt Institute is seeking an Accounts Receivable and Scholarship Manager who is a creative problem-solver with the ability to demonstrate quantitative and analytical skills and a high level of proficiency in data management.

Baylor University  — University Registrar

Baylor University — University Registrar

The University Registrar provides effective, innovative leadership for office services and systems related to academic records, course inventory, course catalogs, class scheduling, enrollment certification, student registration, and degree clearance.