New Presidents or Provosts: Monroe CC, Olivet Nazarene U, Ozarka College, Sheffield Hallam U, South Plains College, U of Alaska System, U of Massachusetts-Lowell, U of South Carolina, West Virginia U Institute of Technology

November 17, 2015
  • Nigel Clark, the George B. Berry Chair of Engineering and professor at West Virginia University's Benjamin M. Statler College of Engineering and Mineral Sciences, has been named provost of WVU Institute of Technology and Tech and WVU's Beckley campus.
  • Joan T. A. Gabel, dean of the Trulaske College of Business at the University of Missouri at Columbia, has been chosen as executive vice president of academic affairs and provost at the University of South Carolina at Columbia.
  • Chris Husbands, vice provost (academic development) and director of the Institute of Education at University College London, in Britain, has been selected as vice chancellor at Sheffield Hallam University, also in Britain.
  • James R. Johnsen, senior vice president of human resources and process transformation at Alaska Communications, has been appointed president of the University of Alaska System.
  • Jacqueline Moloney, executive vice chancellor of the University of Massachusetts at Lowell, has been selected as chancellor there.
  • Carol Maxson, associate vice president for academic support at Olivet Nazarene University, in Illinois, has been promoted to vice president for academic affairs there.
  • Keith McClanahan, director of advanced technology and allied health at Arkansas State University-Beebe, has been named provost and executive vice president of learning at Ozarka College, in Arkansas.
  • Robin Satterwhite, former academic dean for the School of Allied Health Sciences at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, has been appointed vice president for academic affairs at South Plains College, also in Texas.
  • Andrea C. Wade, associate vice president and dean at Broome Community College, in New York, has been selected as provost and vice president for academic services at Monroe Community College, also in New York.


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