New Presidents or Provosts: Andrews U, Bard College at Simon's Rock, CC of Denver, Hampden-Sydney College, Mills College, Mount St. Joseph U, Muskingum U, Thomas U, U of Puget Sound, U of Texas-Dallas

May 11, 2016
 
  • Richard Benson, dean of the College of Engineering at Virginia Tech, has been chosen as president of the University of Texas at Dallas.
  • Ian Bickford, founding dean of Bard Academy at Simon’s Rock, has been appointed provost of Bard College at Simon’s Rock in Massachusetts.
  • Isiaah Crawford, provost and chief academic officer of Seattle University, in Washington, has been selected as president of the University of Puget Sound, also in Washington.
  • Rhonda Epper, chief student success and academic affairs officer at the Colorado Department of Higher Education, has been chosen as provost and vice president for academic affairs at Community College of Denver.
  • Susan Schneider Hasseler, senior vice president for academic affairs at Augustana University, in South Dakota, has been named president of Muskingum University, in Ohio.
  • Elizabeth L. Hillman, provost and academic dean at the University of California's Hastings College of the Law, has been named president of Mills College, also in California.
  • Andrea Luxton, provost of Andrews University, in Michigan, has been promoted to president there.
  • James A. Sheppard, provost at Southwestern College, in Kansas, has been chosen as president of Thomas University, in Georgia.
  • John Lawrence Stimpert, vice president for academic affairs and professor of economics and management at DePauw University, in Indiana, has been appointed president of Hampden-Sydney College, in Virginia.
  • H. James Williams, former president of Fisk University, in Tennessee, has been appointed president of Mount St. Joseph University, in Ohio.

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