Gazette

Appointments, Resignations, Deaths (9/30/2016)

September 25, 2016

Top Chief Executives

Central Piedmont Community College, Kandi Deitemeyer

City University of Seattle, Randy Frisch

Coastal Carolina Community College, David Heatherly

Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art, Laura Sparks

Ivy Tech Community College Michigan City campus, Paul Linden

University of West Florida, Martha Saunders

Appointments

Arthur Acevedo, associate professor of law, to director of diversity and inclusion for faculty at John Marshall Law School (Ill.).

Sumanta Acharya, professor and chair of the department of mechanical engineering at the University of Memphis, to professor and chair of the department of mechanical engineering at the Illinois Institute of Technology.

Steven Culver, assistant provost for assessment and evaluation, to associate provost for institutional effectiveness at Virginia Tech.

Anthony Davidson, dean of the School of Business at Manhattanville College, to dean of the School of Professional and Continuing Studies at Fordham University.

Tom Davis, professor of counseling and higher education, to interim dean of Ohio University at Zanesville.

Kandi Deitemeyer, president of the College of the Albemarle, to president of Central Piedmont Community College.

Greg Dotson, vice president for energy policy at the Center for American Progress, to faculty member in the School of Law at the University of Oregon.

Roberto Fadda, assistant professor of anatomy at the University of Ferrara, to assistant professor of physician assistant studies at Clarkson University.

Janet Freilich, postdoctoral fellow in private law and intellectual property at Harvard University, to associate professor of law at Fordham University.

Randy Frisch, vice chancellor for business and administration and general counsel for the National University system, to president of the City University of Seattle.

Lance Gable, associate dean, to interim dean of the law school at Wayne State University.

Gwendolyn Gaston, director of nursing for the associate degree nursing program, to dean of nursing at the Dallas Nursing Institute.

Linnie Golightly, associate professor of medicine in microbiology and immunology, to associate dean of diversity at Weill Cornell Medical College.

Julianne Hall, assistant professor of medical sciences at Campbell University, to assistant professor of medical sciences at Quinnipiac University.

David Heatherly, executive vice president, to president of Coastal Carolina Community College.

Joanne Hogan, assistant professor of education, to director of the Children's Center at Dean College.

Robert Holmes, former dean of the business school at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, to dean of the Barney Barnett School of Business and Free Enterprise at Florida Southern College.

Sara Hughes, founder and former head of the Dental Academy, to associate dean of education and student affairs in the School of Dentistry at the University of California at San Francisco.

John Hunter, professor and chair of the surgery department, to interim dean of the School of Medicine at Oregon Health & Science University.

Gilbert John, associate professor of microbiology and molecular genetics at Oklahoma State University, to assistant dean of research for the College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at Colorado State University.

George Johnson, director of integrated marketing and public relations at Oakwood University, to assistant vice president for communications and marketing at Claflin University.

David Kennett, professor of economics at Vassar College, to interim president of Mount Saint Mary College.

David Klink, chair of the department of specialty medicine and associate professor of ophthalmology, to interim dean of the College of Osteopathic Medicine at Liberty University.

Paul Linden, senior academic dean of career and technical education at Joliet Junior College, to president of the Ivy Tech Community College Michigan City campus.

Melodye Mac Alpine, director of graduate and professional student services at Pacific University, to associate dean of student affairs and administration for the College of Law at Willamette University.

Traci Marquis-Eydman, chief experience officer for the Northeast Medical Group, to director of the medical student home program and associate professor of clinical arts and sciences at Quinnipiac University.

Elena Maria Marty-Nelson, professor of law, to associate dean of diversity, inclusion, and public impact for the Shepard Broad College of Law at Nova Southeastern University.

Jennifer McNabb, assistant professor of history, to interim chair of the history department at Western Illinois University.

Bernard McSherry, interim dean, to dean of the School of Business at New Jersey City University.

Amir Naiberg, former chief executive of Yeda Research and Development Company, to president of Westwood Technology Transfer and associate vice chancellor for intellectual property and industry-sponsored research at the University of California at Los Angeles.

Steven Neiheisel, vice president for enrollment management and student services at Northern Michigan University, to vice president for strategic enrollment management at the Oregon Institute of Technology.

Matthew Parkinson, associate professor of engineering design, to interim director of the Bernard M. Gordon Learning Factory at Pennsylvania State University at University Park.

Constantin Rasinariu, interim dean of the School of Media Arts, to dean of graduate studies at Columbia College Chicago.

David Ratke, chair of the of the School of Humanities and Social Sciences, to dean of the College of Theology at Lenoir-Rhyne University.

Jon Ritterbush, associate professor and e-resources and serials librarian in the Calvin T. Ryan Library at the University of Nebraska at Kearney, to director of library services and learning commons at Park University.

Joan Shelley Rubin, professor of history and interim director, to director of the Humanities Center at the University of Rochester.

Laura Sander, chief financial officer for the Whitehead Institute at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, to senior vice president for finance and administration at Suffolk University.

Ata Sarajedini, associate dean of natural science and mathematics and associate dean of research in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences at the University of Florida, to dean of the Charles E. Schmidt College of Science at Florida Atlantic University.

Martha Saunders, provost and vice president for academic affairs, to president of the University of West Florida.

Gary Segura, professor of political science at Stanford University, to dean of the Luskin School of Public Affairs at the University of California at Los Angeles.

Laura Sparks, executive director of the William Penn Foundation, to president of Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art.

James Stellar, provost and senior vice president for academic affairs, to interim president of the State University of New York at Albany.

Mihaela Tanasescu, acting vice president for academic affairs at Ashford University, to provost, chief academic officer, and accreditation liasion officer for WASC Senior College and University Commission at Trident University International.

Scott Tate, senior economic development specialist, to associate director of economic development at Virginia Tech.

Wendy Turner, vice president for digital and technical operations for Chicago Public Media, to executive director and general manager of WKSU at Kent State University.

Stewart Uretsky, vice president and chief financial officer at the Brookings Institution, to executive vice president for finance and administration at Brandeis University.

James Wallace, director of facilities, to assistant vice president for campus services at Suffolk University.

David Yoo, professor of Asian American studies, to vice provost of the Institute of American Cultures at the University of California at Los Angeles.

Resignations

Thomas Calhoun Jr., president of Chicago State University.

Terence Langan, dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at the University of St. Thomas (Minn.).

Elmira Mangum, president of Florida A&M University.

James Ramsey, president of the University of Louisville and its foundation, effective January 1.

Retirements

Judith Bense, president of the University of West Florida, effective December 31.

Mickey Burnim, president of Bowie State University, effective June 30.

Jay Gogue, president of Auburn University.

Rene Jungo, dean of the School of Culinary Arts at Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology, effective August 29.

Michael Karpf, executive vice president for health affairs at the University of Kentucky, effective in 2017.

Ronnie Martin, founding dean of the College of Osteopathic Medicine at Liberty University.

Dan Rahn, chancellor of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, effective June 30.

Jeannine Raymond, assistant vice chancellor for human resources at the University of California at Berkeley, effective December 31.

William Staples, president of the University of Houston-Clear Lake, effective in August.

Fred Wood, chancellor of the University of Minnesota at Crookston.

Kevin Yingling, founding dean of the School of Pharmacy at Marshall University, effective June 30.

Deaths

Edward Albee, 88, former professor in the School of Theatre & Dance at the University of Houston, died on September 16 in New York City.

Patty Blomberg, former professor of psychology at City College, died on September 17.

Sister Cecilia Carey, 94, former president of Edgewood College, died on August 12.

Robert Daniel, 90, former professor of art and supervisor of art education at Bridgewater State College (now University), died on September 15.

Robert Dick, associate professor emeritus of public administration and political science at Georgia Southern University, died on September 8.

David Fulton, 73, former chancellor of Indiana University East, died on September 11.

William Gamble, 82, former professor of surgery at the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, died on September 6.

David Gosling, 83, former professor of biology at Glen Oaks Community College, died on September 12.

Robert Heaney, former professor and chair of the department of internal medicine at Creighton University, died on August 6.

Mary Jo Hoover, 80, former associate dean of student affairs in the College of Law at the University of Tennessee at Knoxville, died on September 11.

Deborah Jin, 47, adjunct professor of physics at the University of Colorado at Boulder, died on September 15.

Charles Joyner, 81, professor emeritus of history at Coastal Carolina University, died on September 13.

Walter Littlefield, professor emeritus of communication studies at Emerson College, died on September 13.

Charles George Manoli Sr., 89, professor emeritus of history at Saint Vincent College, died on August 13 in Greensburg, Pa.

Heinz Meng, professor emeritus of biology at the State University of New York College at New Paltz, died on August 13.

Richard Pearce, 92, president of Methodist University, died on September 15 in Florida.

Howard Schachman, 97, former professor of molecular and cellular biology at the University of California at Berkeley, died on August 5.

Lancelot Thompson, 91, former vice president for student affairs and professor emeritus of chemistry at the University of Toledo, died on September 10.

Robert Townley, 88, former professor of medicine at Creighton University, died on September 9 in Omaha.