Kimberly van Noort has been named Vice President for Academic Programs and Instructional Strategy of the 17-campus University of North Carolina. She comes to the UNC system staff from the University of Texas at Arlington, the second largest campus in the UT system, where she currently serves as Associate Vice Provost for Undergraduate Studies and Director of University College.
Board of Regents Chair Kessel Stelling Jr. and University System of Georgia (USG) Chancellor Hank Huckaby have announced the name of the finalist for the Georgia Southern University presidency.
Dr. Mary Ann Danowitz has been named dean of North Carolina State University’s College of Education after serving as its interim leader since July 2015. Provost Warwick Arden announced Danowitz’s permanent appointment, which is effective April 1, 2016.
It seems only fitting that the Toledo Rockets would select an aerospace engineer to lead its academic enterprise in the years ahead.
Dr. Kay M. Palan, dean of Haworth College of Business at Western Michigan University, has been named dean of The University of Alabama’s Culverhouse College of Commerce.
The Eastern Michigan University Board of Regents has elected James M. Smith as the University’s 23rdpresident. Smith will assume the duties on July 1, 2016.
Hossein Haj-Hariri, an MIT-trained scientist who most recently served as professor and chair of the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, was appointed dean of the University of South Carolina's College of Engineering and Computing on Tuesday.
Dixie State University announces that it has selected Dr. Michael Lacourse as the institution's new provost and vice president for academic affairs. Lacourse will begin his tenure as the university's chief academic officer on Feb. 1, 2016.
University of Alabama President Stuart R. Bell has named Robert D. Pierce II as vice president for advancement.
Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi Names Tatum Executive Vice President for Finance & Administration
Mr. Terry Tatum, former Associate Vice President for Information Technology and Chief Information Officer, has been named Executive Vice President for Finance and Administration of Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi.