The University of Akron has announced it will begin strategic planning as well as searches for 17 faculty members and five administrators, including a chief academic officer, once Gary Miller takes over as president October 1. Read more.
In other people news:
The director of Michigan State University’s International Business Center and Center for International Business Education and Research—who also initially served on the MSU presidential search committee—has been suspended after a colleague publicly accused him of sexual misconduct. Read more.