Archive for February, 2022

Southern Illinois University Carbondale — Assistant Director, Residence Life

Southern Illinois University Carbondale — Assistant Director, Residence Life

Reporting directly to the Director of Residence Life, the Assistant Director is expected to lead an area of University Housing in its primary goal of establishing a positive, academically supportive environment for the residents of SIU Carbondale.

University of Dayton — Coordinator, Mental Health Education

University of Dayton — Coordinator, Mental Health Education

The Coordinator, Mental Health Education will serve as a member of a larger integrative team within the Brook Center, which houses health equity education, mental health education, LGBTQ+ student services, and sexual violence prevention education.

Miami University — Visiting Assistant Professor / Instructor, Choral Music Education

Miami University — Visiting Assistant Professor / Instructor, Choral Music Education

Visiting Assistant Professor/Instructor to teach undergraduate courses in choral music education that may include choral practicum, lab choir, and conducting; supervise student teachers and coordinate field experiences in public schools; and conduct one or two of the university’s choral ensembles.

Miami University — Visiting Assistant Professor / Instructor, Music Education

Miami University — Visiting Assistant Professor / Instructor, Music Education

Visiting Assistant Professor/Instructor to teach undergraduate courses in music education, including foundation courses in the discipline; elementary and secondary general music methods; supervise student teachers and coordinate clinical experiences in public schools.

Johns Hopkins University — Vice Dean, School of Education

Johns Hopkins University — Vice Dean, School of Education

The School of Education seeks a passionate, inspiring, and enterprising leader who will be at home in academia, in policy circles, and in school communities and who will contribute vision, energy, and consensus-building abilities to the ongoing development of a young graduate school of education at one of the world’s great research universities.

Survey Shows How Students at HBCUs Were Impacted by the COVID-19 Pandemic

Survey Shows How Students at HBCUs Were Impacted by the COVID-19 Pandemic

The report from the Hope Center for College, Community, and Justice at Temple University in Philadelphia in conjunction with the Center for the Study of Historically Black Colleges and Universities at Virginia Union University, found that during the pandemic two-thirds of all HBCU students experienced basic needs insecurity.

The Southern University System Appoints Dennis Shields as Its New Leader

The Southern University System Appoints Dennis Shields as Its New Leader

Shields has been the chancellor for the University of Wisconsin-Platteville since 2010. Prior to his current position in Wisconsin, Shields held administrative positions in admissions at the University of Iowa College of Law, University of Michigan Law School, and the Duke University School of Law.

Age, Race, and Early-Life Disadvantage Among College-Educated Mothers Impacts Birth Weights

Age, Race, and Early-Life Disadvantage Among College-Educated Mothers Impacts Birth Weights

According to a new study by researchers at Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois, Black infants experience disproportionately high risks of low birth weight compared with non-Hispanic White infants, particularly among mothers with high educational attainment and greater socioeconomic advantage.

Coastal Carolina University — Associate Registrar of NCAA Compliance

Coastal Carolina University — Associate Registrar of NCAA Compliance

The Associate Registrar of NCAA Compliance is the certifying officer for and responsible for obtaining, evaluating and documenting the academic credentials for all student athletes participating in NCAA Division I sports at Coastal Carolina University.

University of North Carolina Wilmington — Visiting Assistant Professor - Curriculum and Instruction

University of North Carolina Wilmington — Visiting Assistant Professor – Curriculum and Instruction

The Department of Educational Leadership within the Watson College of Education at the University of North Carolina Wilmington seeks an outstanding Visiting Assistant Professor for a nine-month, non- tenure-track/non-tenured position in our graduate programs in Curriculum Studies in Equity and Curriculum and Instruction beginning August 2022.

Cornell University — Advanced Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor of Sociology & Public Policy

Cornell University — Advanced Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor of Sociology & Public Policy

The Brooks School of Public Policy and the Department of Sociology at Cornell University invites applications for an Advanced Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor of Sociology & Public Policy.

Walt Jacobs Will Be the Next Provost at California State University, East Bay

Walt Jacobs Will Be the Next Provost at California State University, East Bay

Since 2015, Dr. Jacobs has served as the dean of the College of Social Sciences at San José State University. Prior to his arrival in California, he was the founding dean of the College of Social Sciences and Professional Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Parkside.

University of Maryland, College Park — Dean of the College of Behavioral and Social Sciences

University of Maryland, College Park — Dean of the College of Behavioral and Social Sciences

The University of Maryland seeks a collaborative leader, accomplished scholar and persuasive advocate for the behavioral and social sciences to serve as the next Dean of the College of Behavioral and Social Sciences.

Study Finds That Hypertension Is a Major Factor in the Rise of Black Maternal Mortality Rates

Study Finds That Hypertension Is a Major Factor in the Rise of Black Maternal Mortality Rates

Chronic hypertension is contributing substantially to maternal deaths in the United States, with particular risk among Black women, according to new research led by scholars at Rutgers University in New Jersey. The study found a 15-fold increase over the past 40 years in maternal mortality rates as a result of the condition.

University of Michigan Provost Susan Collins to Lead the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston

University of Michigan Provost Susan Collins to Lead the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston

When she takes office on July 1, Susan Collins will be only the second Black president and first Black woman to head one of the 12 Federal Reserve banks in the century-plus history of the institution.

Sonya Smith to Lead the State University of New York's Small Business Development Center Network

Sonya Smith to Lead the State University of New York’s Small Business Development Center Network

Sonya Smith was named the SUNY State Director of the New York Small Business Development Centers. She is the first woman and first African American appointed to lead New York’s vast SBDC network in its nearly 40-year history.

Center for Scientific Review, National Institutes of Health — Director, Division of Receipt and Referral

Center for Scientific Review, National Institutes of Health — Director, Division of Receipt and Referral

The Director of the Division of Receipt and Referral serves as an important advisor to the Director, Center for Scientific Review and contributes to the development of major policies affecting funding announcements and the receipt, referral and review of research grant applications.

Emory University — Executive Vice President for Health Affairs

Emory University — Executive Vice President for Health Affairs

Emory seeks a visionary, ambitious, and experienced leader for its top-ranked health sciences programs and outstanding academic health center.

Framingham State University — Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs

Framingham State University — Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs

As the University’s chief academic officer, FSU’s next provost will champion faculty excellence and staff success, further strengthen a commitment to a student-centered experience, and enhance the University’s role as an anchor in the bustling MetroWest community.

Coastal Carolina University — Associate Director for Student Transitions and Family Programs

Coastal Carolina University — Associate Director for Student Transitions and Family Programs

Duties include coordinating with the Director and overseeing the development of the department’s student staff leadership development program; supervising the Coordinator for Student Transitions and Family Programs who is responsible for the recruitment, selection, training, and supervision of student staff; and responsibility for the planning, promotion, implementation, and assessment of all orientation programs.

California State University, Monterey Bay — President

California State University, Monterey Bay — President

The President is appointed by the CSU Board of Trustees and serves as the University’s chief executive officer responsible for setting the vision, strategy, and related institutional goals and objectives.

California State University, San Bernardino  — Dean of University Libraries (Administrator IV) / Library

California State University, San Bernardino — Dean of University Libraries (Administrator IV) / Library

The Dean of University Libraries serves as the chief fiscal ($4 million budget) and administrative officer for both libraries.

Portland State University  — Coordinator of Black Student Services/Multicultural Advisor

Portland State University — Coordinator of Black Student Services/Multicultural Advisor

The role of this position is to develop and lead programs that enhance student success and graduation of African American students at Portland State University.

Stockton University  — Dean of the School of Arts and Humanities

Stockton University — Dean of the School of Arts and Humanities

This is an exceptional opportunity for an innovative administrator and educator to partner with senior leaders and faculty to create lifechanging learning experiences for Stockton students.

Baldwin Wallace University — Dean, College of Education and Health Sciences

Baldwin Wallace University — Dean, College of Education and Health Sciences

The College of Education & Health Sciences community seeks an innovative, collaborative, and visionary leader to advance the College in the continued expansion and growth of its academic programs and interdisciplinary collaboration.

University of California — Associate Vice President of Total Rewards

University of California — Associate Vice President of Total Rewards

Strategic and insightful, the AVPTR will provide advice and guidance to senior leadership across the UC community, and will work collaboratively with diverse constituents including the President, Chancellors, the Faculty Senate, UCOP Executive Leadership, and the Board of Regents.

Southern Methodist University — Dean of the Dedman School of Law

Southern Methodist University — Dean of the Dedman School of Law

The new Dean will lead a law school that, together with SMU’s Cox School of Business, has already had an outsized impact on the commercial and civic life of its community.

Georgia State University — Associate Dean for Culture, Equity & Inclusion, Robinson College of Business

Georgia State University — Associate Dean for Culture, Equity & Inclusion, Robinson College of Business

Georgia State University’s J. Mack Robinson College of Business seeks a bold and dynamic professional to serve as its inaugural Associate Dean for Culture, Equity, & Inclusion to develop a unifying strategy to create a positive environment such that all members of our community work resourcefully together to harness the power of diverse ideas to build a better future for both business and society.

University of Missouri — Department Chair of Public Health

University of Missouri — Department Chair of Public Health

The Department of Public Health seeks an outstanding collaborator, educator, and researcher with demonstrated leadership to further advance excellence in the areas of teaching, research, and service.

Minnesota State University, Mankato — Dean, College of Allied Health and Nursing

Minnesota State University, Mankato — Dean, College of Allied Health and Nursing

The Dean of the College of Allied Health and Nursing will provide innovative, equity-focused and creative leadership to fulfill the vision of the College.

The Center for an Equitable and Sustainable Society Created at Howard University

The Center for an Equitable and Sustainable Society Created at Howard University

Historically Black Howard University in Washington, D.C. will participate in a $40 million program to establish multidisciplinary academic centers dedicated to reimagining the relationships among markets, governments, and people. Scholars at the new academic centers will investigate how economies should work in the 21st century and the aims they should serve.

Five African American Faculty Members Who Have Been Appointed to New Positions

Five African American Faculty Members Who Have Been Appointed to New Positions

The five Black faculty members taking on new roles are Lance Freeman at the University of Pennsylvania, Aerial Ellis at North Carolina Central University, Salamishah Tillet at Rutgers University-Newark, Marcelle Haddix at Syracuse University in New York, and Charlene Gilbert at Ohio State University.

Hampton University to Develop a New Robotics Program With Funding From Amazon

Hampton University to Develop a New Robotics Program With Funding From Amazon

Amazon funding will assist with establishing a new research laboratory in an existing space; a one-year faculty position dedicated to artificial intelligence and machine learning; and the establishment of a senior capstone course where students will receive side-by-side mentorship from leading researchers, software developers, and engineers at Amazon.

Coastal Carolina University — Special Events Coordinator

Coastal Carolina University — Special Events Coordinator

Duties will include, but are not limited to: maintains the flow of information in the Office of Special Events generates required correspondence, manages all mailings, creates event folders, maintains event files, scans documents, makes copies, answers office telephone.

U.S. Naval War College — Dean, Center for Naval Warfare Studies

U.S. Naval War College — Dean, Center for Naval Warfare Studies

The Dean, Center for Naval Warfare Studies, is the senior research officer at the college.  As such, the Dean oversees the research work undertaken by its departments, faculty, and staff.

Coastal Carolina University —  Assistant Professor of Theatre (Dance)

Coastal Carolina University — Assistant Professor of Theatre (Dance)

The Department of Theatre at Coastal Carolina University, accredited by NAST (National Association of Schools of Theatre), invites applications for a full-time position of Assistant Professor of Theatre (Dance).