Archive for March, 2022

Fairfield University — Visiting Assistant Professor of Religious Studies

Fairfield University — Visiting Assistant Professor of Religious Studies

Fairfield University’s Department of Religious Studies invites applications for a one-year Visiting Assistant Professor of Religious Studies in the area of Hebrew Bible/Old Testament beginning in the fall of 2022.

Colorado State University — Senior IRB Coordinator

Colorado State University — Senior IRB Coordinator

The Senior IRB Coordinator will serve as the primary contact and initial resource for investigators, faculty, and staff at Colorado State University undertaking research with human subjects or whose work implicates protections for human research subjects.

Colorado State University — Assistant IRB Coordinator

Colorado State University — Assistant IRB Coordinator

The Assistant IRB Coordinator will serve as a primary contact and initial resource for investigators, faculty, and staff at Colorado State University undertaking research with human subjects or whose work implicates protections for human research subjects.

UC San Diego – EVC Office Events Manager

UC San Diego – EVC Office Events Manager

Under general direction of the Deputy Chief of Staff and leadership of the Executive Vice Chancellor’s Office, the incumbent is responsible for all aspects of special program and event coordination (virtual, hybrid and in-person) within the Office(s) of the Executive Vice Chancellor.

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville — Vice Chancellor for University Advancement and CEO of the SIUE Foundation

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville — Vice Chancellor for University Advancement and CEO of the SIUE Foundation

To build upon this enviable record of success and in support of its newly named chancellor, the University community invites applications and nominations for the position of vice chancellor for university advancement and CEO of the SIUE Foundation.

The International Institute for Restorative Practices — President

The International Institute for Restorative Practices — President

The IIRP seeks an accomplished leader who is also an effective and selfless team player; someone who will be the respected head of a graduate school, a substantial continuing education platform, and a consulting service, while working with the Board of Trustees in implementing a progressive and evolving strategy for growth.

Wake Forest University — Assistant Teaching Professor, Program in African American Studies and Program for Leadership and Character

Wake Forest University — Assistant Teaching Professor, Program in African American Studies and Program for Leadership and Character

The Program in African American Studies and the Program for Leadership and Character at Wake Forest University seek an engaged, creative, and committed teacher-scholar to become an Assistant Teaching Professor.

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.

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.

Pennsylvania State University  — Student Services Associate 5 (Senior Associate Director)

Pennsylvania State University — Student Services Associate 5 (Senior Associate Director)

This position will be responsible for assisting with the supervision and administration of a comprehensive residence hall program housing 14,000 students while supervising/overseeing the tasks of the Assistant Directors at University Park and the Associate Director for Student Conduct.

Baldwin Wallace University  — Assistant Professor  Marketing & Digital Marketing (Term)

Baldwin Wallace University — Assistant Professor Marketing & Digital Marketing (Term)

The DM2MBA program provides internships to undergraduate Digital Marketing majors and graduate students in the Strategic Marketing MBA program at worksites throughout the university. This new position would help shape the program, supervise the intern team, and manage projects and key relationships.

David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA — Chair, Department of Family Medicine

David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA — Chair, Department of Family Medicine

The University of California, Los Angeles invites applicants and nominations for a nationally recognized academic leader to join the faculty of the David Geffen School of Medicine as Chair of the Department of Family Medicine. 

South Texas College of Law Houston — Chief Administrative Officer

South Texas College of Law Houston — Chief Administrative Officer

South Texas College of Law Houston, an independent law school based in Houston, Texas, seeks a Chief Administrative Officer to provide strategic direction of financial management and operations for the institution.

Columbia University in the City of New York — Associate Director for Student Life, Inclusion & Belonging

Columbia University in the City of New York — Associate Director for Student Life, Inclusion & Belonging

The Associate Director for Student Life, Inclusion & Belonging works to create a more inclusive campus culture and support students’ success as learners, leaders and University community citizens.

Oregon State University — Academic Advisor, College of Engineering

Oregon State University — Academic Advisor, College of Engineering

The College of Engineering at the Corvallis, Oregon campus of Oregon State University is expanding our academic advising community due to continued enrollment growth and commitment to student success. We are actively seeking 5-8 Academic Advisors to join our community of almost 40 advisors.

University of the District of Columbia — Director of Nursing Education

University of the District of Columbia — Director of Nursing Education

The Director of Nursing Education will be both mentor and model, advancing a vision for the future of the nursing profession, bridging the best parts of nursing traditions with a transformative experience for students and faculty, alike.

Vanderbilt University Acquires the Papers of Jazz Musician Yusef Lateef

Vanderbilt University Acquires the Papers of Jazz Musician Yusef Lateef

Vanderbilt’s Jean and Alexander Heard Libraries are now home to a rich collection of research materials from the life and career of Yusef A. Lateef, a Grammy-winning musician who played a pioneering role in bringing Middle Eastern and Asian sounds to American jazz.

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.

Augusta University  — Assistant / Associate Professor - Psychiatry

Augusta University — Assistant / Associate Professor – Psychiatry

This position with the Department of Psychiatry and Health Behavior at the Medical College of Georgia, Augusta University, involves 70% teaching responsibility for the Augusta University Office of Academic Affairs as a psychiatric educator, which includes curriculum development and classroom instruction of Medical College of Georgia students.

Augusta University  — ECRH-Director Social Worker

Augusta University — ECRH-Director Social Worker

This position will manage the social workers at ECRH on the Mental Health, Forensics, Admissions and EATO units. They will be responsible for supervising staff in the development, implementation, and evaluation of individual’s treatment plan as well as discharge plan.

Augusta University  — Assistant Professor/Forensic Psychology Program Director

Augusta University — Assistant Professor/Forensic Psychology Program Director

Provides clinical leadership, direction, and supervision to the Forensic Services program in conjunction with the hospital’s overall mission.

Coastal Carolina University — Lecturer of English

Coastal Carolina University — Lecturer of English

The department seeks candidates with a record of teaching excellence in first-year composition. Primary teaching assignments will be in first-year composition, but may also include introductory-level literature, business & professional writing, and/or creative writing.

University of Missouri-St. Louis — Assistant Professor of Physical Education, College of Education

University of Missouri-St. Louis — Assistant Professor of Physical Education, College of Education

The Department of Educator Preparation and Leadership invites candidates for a 9-month, tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor beginning in August 2022 or latest in January 2023. The successful candidate will have earned a doctorate in the area of physical education, kinesiology or any other closely related fields.

Princeton University — Director of Student Life

Princeton University — Director of Student Life

The director of student life reports to the dean of undergraduate students through the associate dean and to the head of the residential college through the dean of the residential college.

Rhode Island School of Design — Vice President of Strategy & Planning & Senior Advisor to the President

Rhode Island School of Design — Vice President of Strategy & Planning & Senior Advisor to the President

The VPSP, who is a member of the President’s Cabinet, will oversee the work with Senior leadership to establish a strategy that aligns with the institution’s overall strategic initiatives and institution-wide priorities and direct a comprehensive college-wide effectiveness program that includes strategic planning, and is in compliance with local, state, and federal regulations.

Miami University — Associate Director of University News & Communications

Miami University — Associate Director of University News & Communications

Under the general direction of the Senior Director of News and Communications, and supporting the Vice President/Chief Marketing and Communications Officer, the Associate Director of University News leads the development, production, and management of university news stories in alignment with content strategy.

David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA — Chief, Division of Dermatology

David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA — Chief, Division of Dermatology

The Department of Medicine in the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA invites applicants and nominations for a nationally recognized dermatologist and physician-scientist to serve as the Chief of the Dermatology Division. 

Augusta University — Associate Dean for Academic Affairs

Augusta University — Associate Dean for Academic Affairs

The Associate Dean for Academic Affairs provides leadership and vision in the development, implementation, and evaluation of pre-licensure and Doctor of Nursing Practice academic programs in the College of Nursing.

Augusta University — Department Chair for DNP Programs

Augusta University — Department Chair for DNP Programs

Augusta University College of Nursing invites applications for a full-time, 12-month, Chair of DNP Programs position. The Department Chair will be responsible for leading curricular revisions in alignment with the re-envisioned AACN Essentials.

Augusta University — Tenure Track Research Position (Augusta) & Non-Tenure Track Position (Augusta & Athens), College of Nursing

Augusta University — Tenure Track Research Position (Augusta) & Non-Tenure Track Position (Augusta & Athens), College of Nursing

Augusta University College of Nursing invites applications for tenure track and non-tenure track 12-month positions. We are the state’s flagship nursing program, enrolling more than 1000 students on two campuses and at numerous academic-practice partner sites.

Augusta University — Department Chair, Prelicensure Programs

Augusta University — Department Chair, Prelicensure Programs

The College of Nursing Department Chair for Prelicensure Programs provides administrative leadership for the Department, including responsibility for the general direction of the Department in alignment with the College of Nursing mission and strategic plan.

New Cornell University Fellowship Honors The First Black Student to Earn a Ph.D. in Botany

New Cornell University Fellowship Honors The First Black Student to Earn a Ph.D. in Botany

The Thomas Wyatt Turner Fellowship will support up to 10 graduate students from 1890 institutions, which are historically Black colleges and universities that are land-grant universities. They will spend the 2022-23 academic year on the Cornell University campus.

University of Rhode Island — Associate Professor or Professor – Alfred J. Verrecchia Endowed Professorship in Business Analytics and Artificial Intelligence

University of Rhode Island — Associate Professor or Professor – Alfred J. Verrecchia Endowed Professorship in Business Analytics and Artificial Intelligence

The College of Business at the University of Rhode Island is seeking applications for the Al Verrecchia Professorship in the field of business analytics and artificial intelligence.

The University of Tennessee Acquires the Personal Archives of Artist Beauford Delaney

The University of Tennessee Acquires the Personal Archives of Artist Beauford Delaney

The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Libraries has acquired the complete personal archive of internationally renowned modernist painter Beauford Delaney (1901–1979). Delaney was a member of the Harlem Renaissance and one of the leading modernist painters of his time.

Northeastern University  — Director -LEADERs Partnership Relations

Northeastern University — Director -LEADERs Partnership Relations

The Director for LEADERs Partnership Relations will define, develop, and implement a strategic partner engagement strategy to secure partnership sponsorships that engage PhD students pursuing the Experiential PhD Leadership Certificate.

California State University, San Marcos  — Associate Director of Fundraising/Philanthropy, University Advancement

California State University, San Marcos — Associate Director of Fundraising/Philanthropy, University Advancement

The Associate Director of Development (Associate Director) is responsible for supporting the design, implementation, and management of a comprehensive development plan focused on expanding and enhancing corporate, foundation and individual donor relationships with a specific focus on Inclusive Excellence initiatives (diversity, justice, equity, and inclusion).