New Presidents or Provosts: Argosy U.-Chicago, Buffalo State College, CC of Vermont, Inver Hills CC, Merrimack College, North Hennepin CC, Northwest Missouri State U., Touro College, U. of Wisconsin-Platteville
Submitted by Doug Lederman on April 27, 2010 - 3:00am
Douglas N. Dunham, interim provost at Northwest Missouri State University, has been promoted to the job on a permanent basis.
Michael Falotico, vice president of academic operations and student services at Argosy University, has been named president of its Chicago campus.
Christopher Hopey, vice president and dean of Northeastern University’s College of Professional Studies, has been chosen as president of Merrimack College, in Massachusetts.
Joyce M. Judy, interim president of Community College of Vermont, has been named to the position on a permanent basis.
Alan Kadish, senior provost and chief operating officer at Touro College, has been appointed president and chief executive officer of Touro College and Touro University.
John O’Brien, academic vice president and chief academic officer at Century College and director of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities' "Students First" project, has been named president of North Hennepin Community College, also in Minnesota.
Aaron M. Podolefsky, president and professor of anthropology at the University of Central Missouri, has been selected as president of the State University of New York College at Buffalo.
Dennis Shields, acting vice president for student affairs at the City University of New York's City College of New York, has been appointed as chancellor of the University of Wisconsin at Platteville.
Tim Wynes, chancellor of the Iowa Valley Community College District, has been chosen as president of Inver Hills Community College, in Minnesota.