New Presidents or Provosts: Gustavus Adolphus College, Hamilton College, Mills College, Monroe CC, Olin College of Engineering, Texas A
Submitted by Doug Lederman on March 30, 2011 - 3:00am
Mark Braun, senior vice president for academic affairs and dean of the college at Augustana College, in South Dakota, has been appointed provost and dean of the college at Gustavus Adolphus College, in Minnesota.
Alecia A. DeCoudreaux, vice president and general counsel at Eli Lilly and Co., in Indiana, has been selected as president of Mills College, in California.
John Jackson, executive director of Thriving Churches International and executive pastor at Bayside Church, in California, has been appointed president of William Jessup University, also in California.
Vincent P. Manno, associate provost and professor of mechanical engineering at Tufts University, in Massachusetts, has been named provost, dean of faculty, and professor of engineering at Olin College of Engineering, also in Massachusetts.
Michael McDonough, dean of liberal arts at Monroe Community College, in New York, has been promoted to provost there.
Patrick D. Reynolds, professor of biology and interim dean of faculty at Hamilton College, in New York, has been promoted to dean of faculty on a permanent basis.
Karan L. Watson, interim provost and vice president for academic affairs at Texas A&M University's main campus, has been named to the job on a permanent basis.