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Appointments, Resignations, Deaths (5/13/2016)

May 08, 2016

Top Chief Executives

City University of New York Brooklyn College, Michelle Anderson

College of DuPage, Ann Rondeau

East Carolina University, Cecil Staton

Eastern Mennonite University, Susan Schultz Huxman

Truckee Meadows Community College, Karin Hilgersom

Warner University, David Hoag

Washington and Lee University, William Dudley

Appointments

Ayden Adler, senior vice president and dean at the New World Symphony, to dean of the School of Music at DePauw University.

Matt Albert, director of chamber music and Syzygy at Southern Methodist University, to chair of the department of chamber music at the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor.

Guilherme Albieri, senior director of admissions and marketing and international programs, to vice president for student affairs at the State University of New York College of Optometry.

Michelle Anderson, dean and professor of law at the City University of New York School of Law, to president of the City University of New York Brooklyn College.

Joseph Auner, professor of music, to academic dean of the School of Arts and Sciences at Tufts University.

Keith Bailey, director of online learning at the University of Georgia, to dean of online learning and continuing professional education at West Virginia University.

Carol Bradford, professor and chair of the department of otolaryngology, to executive vice dean of academic affairs for the medical school at the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor.

Lara Brown, associate professor and director of the political management program, to interim director of the Graduate School of Political Management at George Washington University.

Bob Calliotte, corporate college executive at Ivy Tech Corporate College, to director of strategic partnerships at the University of Indianapolis.

Carl Cates, associate dean of the College of the Arts at Valdosta State University, to dean of New College at Arkansas State University at Jonesboro.

Erin Connolly, professor of biological sciences at the University of South Carolina, to professor and head of the department of plant science at Pennsylvania State University at University Park.

David Conover, vice president for research at the State University of New York at Stony Brook, to vice president for research and innovation at the University of Oregon.

Timothy Cresswell, associate dean of faculty affairs in the College of Social Sciences and Humanities, associate director of public humanities in the Northeastern Humanities Center, and professor of history and international affairs at Northeastern University, to vice president for academic affairs and dean of faculty at Trinity College (Conn.).

Peter Crino, professor and vice chair for research in the School of Medicine's Shriners Hospital Pediatric Research Center at Temple University, to chair of the department of neurology at the University of Maryland School of Medicine.

Eric Dannenmaier, professor of law and director of the environmental, energy, and natural resources law program at Indiana University-Purdue University at Indianapolis, to dean of the College of Law at Northern Illinois University.

William Dudley, provost and professor of philosophy at Williams College, to president of Washington and Lee University.

David Evans, professor of geology and geophysics, to head of Berkeley College at Yale University.

Val Fox, director of digital engagement, to chief marketing officer at Bentley University.

Claire Krendl Gilbert, director of strategy and analysis, to executive director of information technology experience and engagement at Virginia Tech.

Monroe Gorden Jr., associate vice chancellor for administration in the student affairs office, to interim vice chancellor for student affairs at the University of California at Los Angeles.

Tim Gritten, assistant director of libraries for user services at the University of Wisconsin at Milwaukee, to associate dean of libraries at Wayne State University.

Mary Hardin, associate dean of academic and faculty affairs for the College of Architecture, Planning, and Landscape Architecture, to interim dean of the School of Architecture at the University of Arizona.

Millie Hepburn, neuroscience nurse educator in the Langone Medical Center at New York University, to assistant professor of nursing at Quinnipiac University.

Karin Hilgersom, president of Sullivan County Community College, to president of Truckee Meadows Community College.

David Hoag, senior vice president for university advancement at Trinity International University, to president of Warner University.

Jane Hogge, assistant vice president for advancement at Loyola University Maryland, to dean of college advancement at York College.

Susan Schultz Huxman, president of Conrad Grebel University College, to president of Eastern Mennonite University.

Aaron Javsicas, senior acquisitions editor, to editor in chief of Temple University Press.

Scott Lanyon, professor of biological sciences and head of the department of ecology, evolution, and behavior, to vice provost and dean of graduate education at the University of Minnesota.

Steve Limberg, professor of accounting, to associate dean of graduate programs for the McCombs School of Business at the University of Texas at Austin.

Christoph Lindner, professor of media and culture at the University of Amsterdam, to dean of the School of Architecture and Allied Arts at the University of Oregon.

Robert Lloyd, professor of international relations at Pepperdine University, to dean of the School of Arts and Sciences at Palm Beach Atlantic University.

Cesar Malave, professor and chair in the department of industrial and systems engineering at Texas A&M University at College Station, to dean and chief operating officer at Texas A&M University at Qatar.

Andrew Marinik, emergency planner, to assistant director of emergency management at Virginia Tech.

Scott Meiklejohn, dean of admissions and financial aid, to senior vice president for development and alumni relations at Bowdoin College.

Juan-Carlos Molleda, professor and chair of the department of public relations at the University of Florida, to dean of the School of Journalism and Communication at the University of Oregon.

Onye Ozuzu, interim dean, to dean of the School of Fine and Performing Arts at Columbia College Chicago.

Douglas Palmer, former dean of the College of Education and Human Development, to chief operating officer for the Galveston campus and interim vice president at Texas A&M University.

Annise Parker, former Houston mayor and a fellow in the Institute of Politics in the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University, to professor in the practice at Rice University.

Randy Penfield, interim dean, to dean of the School of Education at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro.

Patricia Phillips, dean of graduate studies at Rhode Island School of Design, to chief academic officer and academic dean at Moore College of Art and Design.

Nathan Phinney, interim provost, to provost at Malone University.

Deborah Pine, a consultant at Harvard Business School, to executive director of the Center for Women and Business at Bentley University.

Michael Pippenger, assistant vice president for international education and dean of undergraduate global programs at Columbia University, to vice president and associate provost for internationalization at the University of Notre Dame.

Amy Price, interim director, to director of housing and residence life at the University of Southern Indiana.

Balaji Rajagopalan, director of the Sam and Irene Black School of Business at Pennsylvania State University at Erie, to dean of the College of Business at Northern Illinois University.

Joe Ramos, professor and program director of the Cancer Center, to interim associate director of the Cancer Center at the University of Hawaii at Manoa.

Leslie Reeder, associate dean of general academics at Wallace Community College, to interim dean of instruction at Enterprise State Community College.

Ann Rondeau, partner and consultant at IBM Watson Group, to president of College of DuPage.

Bonnie Rush, professor of equine internal medicine, department head of clinical sciences, and interim director of the Veterinary Health Center, to executive associate dean of the College of Veterinary Medicine at Kansas State University.

Jose Sanchez, associate professor of electrical and computer engineering at Bradley University, to director of engineering programs at the University of Indianapolis.

Mike Seamon, associate vice president for campus safety, to vice president for campus safety and event management at the University of Notre Dame.

George Shields, dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at Bucknell University, to provost and vice president for academic affairs at Furman University.

Whitney Soule, director of admissions, to dean of admissions and financial aid at Bowdoin College.

Cecil Staton, interim president of Valdosta State University, to chancellor of East Carolina University.

Brenda van Gelder, executive director of converged technologies for security, safety, and resilience, to executive director of information technology policy and strategic engagement at Virginia Tech.

Lynn Videka, dean of the Silver School of Social Work at New York University, to dean of the School of Social Work at the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor.

Jeb Wallace, principal horn at the Wichita Symphony, to assistant professor of horn at Wichita State University.

Matthew Waller, interim dean, to dean of the Sam M. Walton College of Business at the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville.

Deanna Williams, graduate assistant for service, diversity, and social justice at Fontbonne University, to director of diversity student programs at Emporia State University.

Sarah Witte, interim provost, to provost and senior vice president at Eastern Oregon University.

Walter Zakahi, provost and senior vice president for academic affairs at Keene State College, to provost and senior vice president for academic affairs at Bradley University.

Resignations

Richard Brodhead, president of Duke University, effective June 30, 2017.

Eileen Mihm Schwalbach, president of Mount Mary University, effective July 1, 2017.

Suresh Subramani, executive vice chancellor for academic affairs at the University of California at San Diego.

Retirements

Tori Haring-Smith, president of Washington and Jefferson College, effective June 30, 2017.

David Hopkins, president of Wright State University, effective June 30, 2017.

G. Steven Martin, dean of the division of biological sciences at the University of California at Berkeley, effective June 30.

Janina Montero, vice chancellor for student affairs at the University of California at Los Angeles, effective July 1.

Kenneth Neher, vice chancellor for administration at Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville, effective May 31.

John Sellars, president of Graceland University (Iowa), effective July 15, 2017.

Deanell Reece Tacha, dean of the School of Law at Pepperdine University, effective December 31.

Deaths

Daniel Aaron, 103, professor emeritus of English and American literature at Harvard University, died April 30.

Walter Freeman, 89, professor emeritus of molecular and cell biology at the University of California at Berkeley, died April 24.

Sid Gautam, 74, professor of economics and founder of the Center for Entrepreneurship at Methodist University, died April 28 in Fayetteville, N.C.

Melvin George, 80, former president of St. Olaf College, died April 25.

Paul Vander Gheynst, 72, former dean of the College of Arts and Letters and founder and director of the jazz band at Columbus State University, died May 1 in Columbus, Ga.

William Grimshaw, 77, former professor of political science at the Illinois Institute of Technology, died March 30.

Michael Hill, 74, former professor of business at Columbia College at Sonora, died April 26.

Harold Kroto, 76, former professor of chemistry at Florida State University, died April 30.

Kurt Nordstrom, director multicultural and gender studies and professor of journalism at California State University at Chico, died April 21.

Joseph Ponte, 90, professor emeritus in the department of grain science and industry at Kansas State University, died April 21.

Glenn William Salsburg, 92, founding dean emeritus of the Rome campus at Mohawk Valley Community College, died April 24 in Jacksonville, Fla.

Douglas John Sanders, 92, professor and chair of the department of pedodontics at the University of Maryland at Baltimore, died April 20.

Rudolph Scavuzzo Jr., 82, former associate dean of the College of Polymer Science and Polymer Engineering and head of the department of mechanical engineering at the University of Akron, died April 24.

Joseph Spradley, 83, professor emeritus of physics at Wheaton College (Ill.), died March 29.

Clinton Eugene Stewart, 88, former dean of the School of Education and professor emeritus at Howard Payne University, died May 1.

Thomas Zempel, 71, former professor of biblical counseling at Shepherds Theological Seminary, died April 24 in Cary, N.C.