Schafer Named to Lead WVU's Division of Student Life

January 16, 2015

William D. Schafer, a veteran student life administrator, has been named West Virginia University’s new vice president of student life, effective March 1, President Gordon Gee announced Friday (Jan. 16).

Michael Amiridis Named New UIC Chancellor

December 19, 2014

Michael D. Amiridis, executive vice president for academic affairs and provost at the University of South Carolina in Columbia, was named chancellor of the University of Illinois at Chicago Thursday, pending formal approval by the Board of Trustees at its Jan. 15 meeting.

Melanie D. Wilson Named UT Law Dean

November 24, 2014

Melanie D. Wilson, professor of law, associate dean for academic affairs, and director of diversity and inclusion at the University of Kansas School of Law, will be the new dean of the University of Tennessee College of Law.

University of Illinois Names Timothy Killeen 20th President

November 19, 2014

Timothy L. Killeen, vice chancellor for research and president of the Research Foundation of the State University of New York (SUNY), was named the 20th president of the University of Illinois on Wednesday, pending formal approval by the Board of Trustees at its Jan. 15 meeting in Chicago.

Bolton to Return to UAB as VP for Financial Affairs and Administration

August 5, 2014

After a national search, the University of Alabama at Birmingham has named G. Allen Bolton Jr., MPH, MBA, as vice president for Financial Affairs and Administration.

West Texas A&M University Names Sherri Bays Vice President for Business and Finance

July 29, 2014

Following a nationwide search, officials at West Texas A&M University have named Sherri A. Bays the University's new vice president for business and finance, pending approval by The Texas A&M University System Board of Regents.

University of South Florida Names Robert Bishop Dean for the College of Engineering

July 15, 2014

The University of South Florida has named Robert H. Bishop, currently Opus Dean of Marquette University's College of Engineering, as the new dean of the USF College of Engineering.

UC San Diego Names Juan Gonzalez New Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs

June 20, 2014

Juan Gonzalez, a collaborative leader and strong student advocate, has been appointed as vice chancellor for Student Affairs at the University of California, San Diego effective September 1, 2014.

Green Named President of Georgia Highlands College

June 6, 2014

Dr. Donald J. Green, vice president for Extended and International Operations, Ferris State University, Big Rapids, Mich. has been named as the next president of Georgia Highlands College in Rome by the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia.

Julie Walker Named New State Librarian for the Georgia Public Library Service

May 8, 2014

Julie White Walker has been selected as the new State Librarian for the Georgia Public Library Service (GPLS). She will take over the role from Dr. Lamar Veatch, who will be assuming other duties in the University System of Georgia.