John Kelly, Ph.D., was selected as Florida Atlantic University's seventh president by the University's 13-member Board of Trustees on Friday, Jan. 17.
Christy Harris Lemak, Ph.D., has been named chair of the University of Alabama at Birmingham Department of Health Services Administration. Lemak comes to UAB from the University of Michigan where she serves as director of the Griffith Leadership Center in Health Management and Policy.
Bob Diaco, who served on the Notre Dame coaching staff as the defensive coordinator for the past four years and the assistant head coach for the past two, has been named the head football coach at the University of Connecticut - the 30th in school history.
Elon University Director of Athletics Dave Blank introduced Rich Skrosky as the new Phoenix head football coach today, Dec. 12. Skrosky becomes the 21st head football coach in school history and will guide Elon as it moves to the Colonial Athletic Association for the 2014 season.
Indiana State University officials have selected Lynn Maurer as dean of the College of Graduate and Professional Studies and chief research officer.
The WNBA Atlanta Dream today announced that former NBA player and WNBA champion coach Michael Cooper has been named Head Coach. Cooper was a five-time NBA Champion as a player with the Los Angeles Lakers, and led the Los Angeles Sparks to two WNBA titles as the team's head coach.
Parker Executive Search Sponsors Inaugural Georgia Southern University Foundation Southern Classic Golf Tournament
Parker Executive Search proudly sponsored the inaugural Georgia Southern University Foundation Southern Classic Golf Tournament at the world-class Peachtree Golf Club in Atlanta. Proceeds from the tournament benefit student scholarships at Georgia Southern University.
The University of Northern Colorado announced Monday that Darren Dunn will become director of Athletics.
UNC will officially introduce Dunn during a news conference at 11 a.m. Wednesday in the High Plains Room at Nottingham Field, intersection of 17th Avenue and Reservoir Road.
Nashville Power Brokers Use Their Clout, Cash to Revive Our Public Schools, Coaxing a High-Profile Hillsboro Grad Home to Lead the Effort
Nashville is a city in the national spotlight, increasingly landing on "best of" lists that range from economic diversity to entertainment and food to the health care industry.
When economic markets collapsed in 2008, the retained executive-search industry slowed dramatically. According to the New York-based Association of Executive Search Consultants (AESC) trade group, world-wide industry revenues fell 32% in 2009 and hundreds of consultants left the field.