Shahid Ansari, dean of faculty and professor of behavioral and managerial accounting at Babson College, has been promoted to provost there.
Cynthia Farr Brown, assistant vice president of national programs at Lesley University, in Massachusetts, has been appointed as vice president of academic affairs at Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts.
Carol Brown, special assistant to the chancellor of the Dallas County Community College District, in Texas, has been chosen as president of the State University of New York's North Country Community College.
Andy Dorsey, vice president of the Westminster campus and college-wide chief academic officer at Front Range Community College, has been named president there.
Charlene Callahan, associate professor of psychology and director of the environmental studies program at New College of Florida, has been named provost and vice president for academic affairs there.
William V. Flores, deputy secretary of the New Mexico higher education department and former provost of New Mexico State University, has been selected as president of the University of Houston-Downtown.
Ginny Carney, interim president at Leech Lake Tribal College, in Minnesota, has been appointed to the job on a permanent basis.
Vicki Golich, professor of political science and dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at California State University at San Marcos, has been appointed as provost and vice president for academic affairs at Metropolitan State College of Denver.
Barbara R. Jones, dean of instruction and academic affairs at Louisiana Delta Community College, has been selected as president of South Arkansas Community College.
Para M. Jones, vice president for advancement, planning and college/community relations at Stark State College of Technology, in Ohio, has been appointed as president of Spartanburg Community College, in South Carolina.