Archive for January, 2022

Coastal Carolina University — Medical Records Specialist

Coastal Carolina University — Medical Records Specialist

Coastal Carolina University is accepting applications for the following position: Medical Records Specialist (Administrative Specialist II) for Student Health Services.

Washington & Jefferson College — Vice President for Enrollment

Washington & Jefferson College — Vice President for Enrollment

The Vice President for Enrollment leads a high-functioning and high-performing enrollment team in the following key areas – Recruitment, Admissions, Visitor Services, Enrollment Operations, and Financial Aid.

Massachusetts Institute of Technology — MITx Project Assistant

Massachusetts Institute of Technology — MITx Project Assistant

MIT Open Learning seeks someone to assist with the work of the MITx project management team as they plan, develop, and implement digital learning projects with diverse faculty teams.

University of Wisconsin-Stout — Assistant Chancellor of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion

University of Wisconsin-Stout — Assistant Chancellor of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion

This student centered and innovative leader will oversee the newly formed equity, diversity and inclusion unit within the Chancellor’s Division.

Duke University — Associate Professor, Social Psychology

Duke University — Associate Professor, Social Psychology

The Department of Psychology and Neuroscience at Duke University invites applications for an Associate Professor (tenured) position in Social Psychology to begin Fall 2023.

The Ohio State University — Assistant Professor, Turfgrass Extension / Research

The Ohio State University — Assistant Professor, Turfgrass Extension / Research

This individual will develop an internationally recognized extension/research program, attract extramural funding to support the program and demonstrate scholarly accomplishment.

Recent Books of Interest to African American Scholars

Recent Books of Interest to African American Scholars

The Journal of Blacks in Higher Education regularly publishes a list of new books that may be of interest to our readers. The books included are on a wide variety of subjects and present many different points of view.

Miami University — Director of University Employer Relations

Miami University — Director of University Employer Relations

This position will serve on the center’s leadership team to envision and advance employer/parent/alumni development and engagement strategies to measurably impact the outcomes of students and alumni.

Online Articles That May Be of Interest to JBHE Readers

Online Articles That May Be of Interest to JBHE Readers

Each week, JBHE will provide links to online articles that may be of interest to our readers. Here are this week’s selections.

Ball State University — Senior Academic Advisor

Ball State University — Senior Academic Advisor

This position will provide support for the academic success of approximately 300 undergraduate students and serve as a liaison to other support services across campus.

Northern Arizona University — Dean of the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences

Northern Arizona University — Dean of the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences

The dean will collaborate with the University academic leadership team in pursuit of a strategic agenda to build high value programming that serves diverse students through inclusive academic excellence.

Stony Brook University — Divisional Business Coordinator

Stony Brook University — Divisional Business Coordinator

The incumbent will be expected to collaborate with stakeholders to ensure that areas are within budget and work to establish and maintain processes for this.

University of South Carolina Upstate — Provost and Senior Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs

University of South Carolina Upstate — Provost and Senior Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs

Well-positioned to create transformative opportunities through higher education, USC Upstate seeks an innovative, collaborative, and academically accomplished leader committed to excellence and equity academic leader.

University of Oregon — Assistant Vice President, Director of Admissions

University of Oregon — Assistant Vice President, Director of Admissions

The AVP specifically oversees the Office of Admissions and provides leadership, direction, and management oversight to the entire Admissions organization.

University of California Los Angeles — Executive Director of Development, Neuroscience

University of California Los Angeles — Executive Director of Development, Neuroscience

As a member of UCLA Health’s fundraising team, you will design and lead a comprehensive development program, with a focus on the highly regarded Division of Geriatrics, Department of Neurosurgery and the Depression Grand Challenge campus-wide initiative.

Wagner College — Assistant Vice President for Enrollment Management

Wagner College — Assistant Vice President for Enrollment Management

The proactive Assistant Vice President must be innovative and adept at promoting current academic and student-centered programs, as well as bringing forth recommendations for new recruitment and enrollment initiatives, marketing and communication strategies, financial aid leveraging strategies, retention, tuition net revenue strategies, and academic programs that match the college’s mission, resources, and market demand.

University of Mary Washington — Vice President for Advancement

University of Mary Washington — Vice President for Advancement

The VPA will join a leadership team dedicated to UMW’s mission and will be able to build a best practices advancement shop essential to the future of the campus.

Higher Education Grants or Gifts of Interest to African Americans

Higher Education Grants or Gifts of Interest to African Americans

Here is this week’s news of grants or gifts to historically Black colleges and universities or for programs of particular interest to African Americans in higher education.

Arizona State University — Assistant Professor of Architecture

Arizona State University — Assistant Professor of Architecture

The Architecture Program in The Design School at the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts at Arizona State University invites applications for a full-time tenure-eligible appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor beginning fall 2022.

Pennsylvania State University  — Assistant Professor of Mathematics

Pennsylvania State University — Assistant Professor of Mathematics

Penn State Harrisburg’s School of Science, Engineering, and Technology is accepting applications for a tenure-line Assistant Professor of Mathematics to start August 2022.

Coastal Carolina University — Associate Director / Director of Clinical Services

Coastal Carolina University — Associate Director / Director of Clinical Services

Coastal Carolina University seeks candidates for the Associate Director/Director of Clinical Services in Counseling Services. The Associate Director/Director of Clinical Services is a full-time position reporting directly to the Director of Counseling Services.

The University of Alabama — Instructor, Fashion / Apparel Design

The University of Alabama — Instructor, Fashion / Apparel Design

The department of Clothing, Textiles, and Interior Design invites applicants with experience in fashion design, connections with industry, and a dedication to teaching, to become part of our future in fashion.

Achieving the Dream — Student Success Coaches

Achieving the Dream — Student Success Coaches

Achieving the Dream is currently recruiting for higher education professionals with experience in holistic student support, institutional research, and equity to serve as coaches for the ATD network.

Stony Brook University — Assistant Vice President for Accounting and University Controller

Stony Brook University — Assistant Vice President for Accounting and University Controller

The AVP/Controller leads its team in all aspects of accounting and financial reporting for the campus and is responsible for improving and streamlining financial transactions and processes.

University of St. Thomas  — Vice President of Strategic Enrollment Management

University of St. Thomas — Vice President of Strategic Enrollment Management

St. Thomas seeks a visionary and innovative leader with a strong ability to build facilitative and supportive relationships throughout the University community in support of the achievement of bold enrollment goals.

In Memoriam: Rayford Lee Harris Sr., 1924-2022

In Memoriam: Rayford Lee Harris Sr., 1924-2022

Harris taught industrial arts in the Richmond public school system, before joining the faculty at Virginia State in 1959. At Virginia State, he directed the industrial arts and technical education teacher training program. For 32 years, he prepared school teachers in woodworking, metalworking, and other industrial arts.

New Penn State Initiatives Aim to Boost Diversity in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology

New Penn State Initiatives Aim to Boost Diversity in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology

Pennsylvania State University is undertaking multiple initiatives, including a collaboration with North Carolina A&T State University and the BRIDGE project, a new mentoring initiative for undergraduates who are from underrepresented minority groups or are first-generation college students.  

University of Texas at Austin — Associate Vice President of Finance

University of Texas at Austin — Associate Vice President of Finance

The University of Texas at Austin, the public flagship institution of the state and one of the world’s preeminent research universities, seeks a strategic, creative and exceedingly astute financial leader for its associate vice president of finance position

Appalachian State University — Assistant Professor of Theatre – Generalist

Appalachian State University — Assistant Professor of Theatre – Generalist

The Appalachian State University Department of Theatre and Dance invites applications for an Assistant Professor of Theatre – Generalist position to begin August 1st, 2022. Salary for this tenure-track position is competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience. 

Coastal Carolina University — Director of LiveWell

Coastal Carolina University — Director of LiveWell

Coastal Carolina University seeks candidates for Director of LiveWell. The Director is a full-time position and provides leadership to the LiveWell Office, reporting directly to the Assistant Vice President for Student Wellness and Health Equity. 

Coastal Carolina University — Assistant / Associate Faculty Position in Special Education

Coastal Carolina University — Assistant / Associate Faculty Position in Special Education

The Spadoni College of Education and Social Sciences at Coastal Carolina University invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position as Assistant/Associate Professor of Special Education with emphasis in math methods and/or assessment.

In Memoriam: Kenya Siana Flash, 1980-2021

In Memoriam: Kenya Siana Flash, 1980-2021

Kenya Siana Flash was the librarian for political science, global information, and government information at the Marx Science and Social Science Library on the campus of Yale University.

Coastal Carolina University — Assistant / Associate Professor in Foundations

Coastal Carolina University — Assistant / Associate Professor in Foundations

The Spadoni College of Education and Social Sciences at Coastal Carolina University invites applications for multiple full-time, tenure-track positions as Assistant Professor of Foundations.

Coastal Carolina University — Instructional Technology Specialist

Coastal Carolina University — Instructional Technology Specialist

The Instructional Technology Specialist will be responsible for providing leadership to the college in technology integrated learning models and services aligned to emerging initiatives in public school settings, including blended learning, personalized learning, remote learning, and one-to-one computing.

Coastal Carolina University — Associate Professor / Professor / Chair of Theatre

Coastal Carolina University — Associate Professor / Professor / Chair of Theatre

The Department of Theatre, in the Edwards College of Humanities and Fine Arts at Coastal Carolina University, located in Conway, South Carolina, invites applications for the tenured position of Chair of the Department of Theatre.

Coastal Carolina University — Assistant Professor of Graphic Design

Coastal Carolina University — Assistant Professor of Graphic Design

The Department of Visual Arts at Coastal Carolina University, accredited by the National Association of Schools of Art and Design, is seeking applications for a full-time position at the level of Assistant Professor in Graphic Design to begin August 2022.