Archive for January, 2023

UC San Diego — Digital Learning Manager

UC San Diego — Digital Learning Manager

The Digital Learning Manager serves as a senior instructional designer and manager of the team’s overall services, operational processes and reporting.

Massachusetts Institute of Technology — Deputy Institute Community and Equity Officer

Massachusetts Institute of Technology — Deputy Institute Community and Equity Officer

The MIT Institute Community and Equity Office in the Office of the Provost seeks a Deputy Institute Community and Equity Officer to work closely with other members of senior leadership, key administrative leaders, students, postdocs, staff, and faculty across the Institute in realizing the priorities and commitments articulated in the Strategic Action Plan for Belonging, Achievement, & Composition.

Brown University — Campus Police Officer

Brown University — Campus Police Officer

The Campus Police Officer shall be responsible for the safety and security of all University properties; the faculty, staff, student body; and guests and visitors during the assigned tour of duty.

Brown University — Administrative Director, Center for Clinical and Translational Sciences

Brown University — Administrative Director, Center for Clinical and Translational Sciences

The Administrative Director will work with faculty, staff, and senior level executives at Brown University and Advance-CTR partnering institutions to identify and creatively develop opportunities for Advance-CTR involvement.

Liberty University School of Law — Faculty, Juris Doctor Program

Liberty University School of Law — Faculty, Juris Doctor Program

Liberty University School of Law invites applicants for a full-time associate professor, a full-time assistant professor, and an adjunct in the residential Juris Doctor program.

Miami University — Associate Dean of Faculty Excellence and Community Development

Miami University — Associate Dean of Faculty Excellence and Community Development

Provide leadership for the recruitment and retention of faculty, research scientists, professional staff, and other personnel in the college. 

City University of New York — Dean, CUNY School of Professional Studies

City University of New York — Dean, CUNY School of Professional Studies

The next dean will have the unique opportunity to shape a distinctive identity for SPS to enhance its impact and reach, leveraging the school’s unique mission, history and position in the CUNY system.

American Sociological Association Rejects Efforts to Curtail Teaching of Racial Issues in Schools

American Sociological Association Rejects Efforts to Curtail Teaching of Racial Issues in Schools

The American Sociological Association recently issued a statement on the importance of teaching and learning about race and racism in the nation’s public schools as well as on college and university campuses. The association strongly rejects efforts by many states to curtail the teaching of courses dealing with race.

Cerritos College — FT Spanish Instructor

Cerritos College — FT Spanish Instructor

The successful candidate for this position will be assigned to teach beginning to advanced Spanish courses in traditional settings (In- Person), and/or Remote, Online and Hybrid.

Cerritos College — FT Kinesiology Instructor / Soccer Coach

Cerritos College — FT Kinesiology Instructor / Soccer Coach

The Division of Kinesiology, which encompasses Adapted Physical Education, Athletics, Dance, Health, Kinesiology and Physical Education. Our division is designed to give students the knowledge necessary to develop lifestyles that will lengthen and enhance the quality of their lives.

Cerritos College — FT Kinesiology Instructor / Baseball Coach

Cerritos College — FT Kinesiology Instructor / Baseball Coach

The Division of Kinesiology, which encompasses Adapted Physical Education, Athletics, Dance, Health, Kinesiology and Physical Education. Our division is designed to give students the knowledge necessary to develop lifestyles that will lengthen and enhance the quality of their lives.

Cerritos College — FT Kinesiology Instructor

Cerritos College — FT Kinesiology Instructor

The Division of Kinesiology, which encompasses Adapted Physical Education, Athletics, Dance, Health, Kinesiology and Physical Education. Our division is designed to give students the knowledge necessary to develop lifestyles that will lengthen and enhance the quality of their lives.

Cerritos College — PT Welding Technology Instructor

Cerritos College — PT Welding Technology Instructor

The welding department offers several tracks leading to industry certifications for structural steel, high pressure piping / pressure vessels, aluminum, stainless steel, and chromium molybdenum alloys.

State University of New York at Plattsburgh — Vice President for Enrollment and Student Success

State University of New York at Plattsburgh — Vice President for Enrollment and Student Success

The VPESS will lead an enthusiastic team in a divisional structure that has been designed to embrace a holistic approach to student enrollment.

University of Alabama at Birmingham — Digital Preservation Librarian

University of Alabama at Birmingham — Digital Preservation Librarian

Serves as the primary expert on digital preservation systems, tools, and processes, including our local preservation platform (currently Rosetta).

Brown University — Research Assistant

Brown University — Research Assistant

This Research Assistant position will work on adolescent and young adult research studies within the Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior.

University of Chicago — Dean of the Division of the Humanities

University of Chicago — Dean of the Division of the Humanities

The University of Chicago—one of the world’s preeminent institutions of learning—seeks an eminent scholar to serve as Dean of the Division of the Humanities: a visionary, collaborative, and strategic leader who is deeply committed to humanistic inquiry and practice. 

Montclair State University — Dean of the College for Education and Engaged Learning

Montclair State University — Dean of the College for Education and Engaged Learning

The Dean serves as the lead academic and administrative officer for the College who supervises academic programs that align with the University’s strategic plan.

Georj Lewis Is the New President of Clayton State University in Georgia

Georj Lewis Is the New President of Clayton State University in Georgia

Since 2019, Dr. Clayton has been president of Atlanta Metropolitan State College. Previously, he was vice president of student affairs at Georgia Southern University. Earlier, he was vice chancellor for student affairs at Indiana University Northwest and vice president for student affairs at Armstrong State University which was merged into Georgia Southern University.

Report Urges Greater Efforts to Boost Opportunities for African Americans in Doctoral Programs

Report Urges Greater Efforts to Boost Opportunities for African Americans in Doctoral Programs

In 1980, Black doctoral earners received about 40 percent of the doctorates they would have received if the percentage of doctorates equaled the Black percentage of the population. There has been significant improvement in the share of doctorates awarded to Black people, now at about four-fifths of what racial parity would call for. But more work needs to be done.

University of South Carolina — Associate Vice President for Student Health and Well-Being

University of South Carolina — Associate Vice President for Student Health and Well-Being

The Associate Vice President for Student Health and Well-Being provides visionary, strategic, and operational leadership for developing a holistic, multidisciplinary approach to student health and well-being to 36,000+ students on the Columbia campus.

University of Wisconsin-Whitewater Names Corey King as Its Next Chancellor

University of Wisconsin-Whitewater Names Corey King as Its Next Chancellor

Dr. King has been serving as vice chancellor for inclusivity and student affairs at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay. Prior to his role in Green Bay, he was vice president for enrollment management and student financial services at Bethune-Cookman University in Daytona Beach, Florida. Earlier, he was vice president for student affairs and enrollment management at Florida Atlantic University.

State Universities in Florida Spend $34.5 Million on Diversity-Related Programs

State Universities in Florida Spend $34.5 Million on Diversity-Related Programs

In a response to an edict from Governor Ron DeSantis, the 12 state-operated universities in Florida have reported that $34.5 million in their combined budgets are related to diversity, equity, and inclusion efforts. Nearly $21 million of this total is from state funds with the remainder coming from the federal government, nonprofits, or private sources.

University of Wisconsin–Madison — Senior Associate Director for Admissions

University of Wisconsin–Madison — Senior Associate Director for Admissions

Reporting to the director of the Office of Admissions and Recruitment, the senior associate director for admissions provides critical strategic leadership for the application review process, including more than 65,000 domestic and international first-year and transfer applications, annually.

Colleges and Universities Appoint Four African Americans to Dean Positions

Colleges and Universities Appoint Four African Americans to Dean Positions

The African Americans appointed to dean positions are Douglas LaVergne at Lincoln University in Jefferson City, Missouri, Alma Littles at the Florida State University College of Medicine, Dorothy E. Mosby at Skidmore College in Saratoga Springs, New York, and Michael Bradford at the University of California, Davis.

University North Carolina Wilmington — Visiting Assistant Professor, Criminology

University North Carolina Wilmington — Visiting Assistant Professor, Criminology

The Department of Sociology & Criminology at the University of North Carolina Wilmington is seeking a 2 year fixed-term, nine-month, non-tenure track, Visiting Assistant Professor of Criminology beginning in August 2023 through May 2025 in the areas of quantitative data analysis, policy analysis, and program evaluation.

Survey Asks Black Americans What Is Needed to Overcome Racial Inequality

Survey Asks Black Americans What Is Needed to Overcome Racial Inequality

More than six-in-ten Black adults (63 percent) say voting is an extremely or very effective strategy for Black progress. However, only 42 percent of African Americans say protesting is a potent strategy for Black progress. A majority of African Americans say that supporting Black businesses can help achieve racial equality.

Patrena Benton Elliott Is the New President of Halifax Community College

Patrena Benton Elliott Is the New President of Halifax Community College

Dr. Elliott had been serving as vice president of instruction and student support services at Robeson Community College in Lumberton, North Carolina. Previously, she was dean of the Graduate College at Hampton University in Virginia.

Florida State University — Teaching Faculty, African American Studies Program

Florida State University — Teaching Faculty, African American Studies Program

Preference will be given to candidates who can contribute courses to one or more of the following broad areas: African diaspora studies, inequality and social justice, memory and history, theories of racism and oppression, research methods, school inequalities, the criminal justice system, and applied skills.

Edgewood College — Vice President for Student Development

Edgewood College — Vice President for Student Development

The VPSD will be an active participant in advancing the College’s Dominican mission of serving a community of learners who seek a world of justice and compassion.

Loyola University Chicago — Dean of Education

Loyola University Chicago — Dean of Education

The incoming Dean will have a profound influence on the future of a school where faculty, staff, and students are mutually and deeply committed to creating an impact on Chicago, the educational community, and the world.

Brown University — Administrative and Financial Coordinator

Brown University — Administrative and Financial Coordinator

This position is responsible for providing high-level administrative support to the Dean’s Office in the School of Public Health.

Brown University — Assistant Director, U-FLi Center

Brown University — Assistant Director, U-FLi Center

The Assistant Director will be responsible for the development and execution of comprehensive programs that provide navigational, social, and academic support to all U-FLi students at Brown University.

Brown University — Deans' Coordinator for Planning and Research

Brown University — Deans’ Coordinator for Planning and Research

We are seeking a Deans’ Coordinator for Planning and Research to provide critical, high-level coordination of activities with the School of Engineering’s Deans’ offices.

Brown University — Grants and Contracts Specialist

Brown University — Grants and Contracts Specialist

The Grants and Contracts Specialist independently manages all matters pertaining to grants administration, both financial and administrative, and has financial oversight and administrative responsibility for the sponsored projects.

Brown University — Patent and Agreement Data Coordinator

Brown University — Patent and Agreement Data Coordinator

The Patent and Agreement Data Coordinator is responsible for the Intellectual Property Operations in support of the Brown Technology Innovations Technology Transfer group and is responsible for development and management of daily operational workflow processes and functions.