Category: Administration

Interim Oxford Dean Kenneth Carter shares his vision for Oxford

Kenneth Carter (87Ox, 89C), the Charles Howard Candler Professor of Psychology at Oxford College, assumed the position of interim dean of Oxford on Aug. 1, following former Dean Douglas Hicks’ resignation on April 29 to become president of Davidson College (N.C.). Carter is taking on this role amid a wave of University leadership changes.   In [...]

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Interim Emory College Dean sits down with The Emory Wheel

Carla Freeman, former executive associate dean of Emory College of Arts and Sciences (ECAS), Goodrich C. White Professor of Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies (WGSS) and associated faculty in Anthropology and Latin American and Caribbean Studies, assumed the role of interim dean of ECAS.  She replaced Michael Elliott, who assumed his new role as president [...]

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Emory now ranks No. 22, lowest position since 1994

Emory University fell to No. 22 in the 2023 U.S. News & World Report’s (USNWR) “Best Colleges” ranking for national universities, following five consecutive years of Emory being ranked No. 21. The last time Emory’s rank dropped was in 2017, when it lost its No. 20 spot in the USNWR rankings.  Emory’s No. 22 position [...]

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Undergraduate schools adopt unified Honor Code

A new Honor Code was implemented across three of Emory University’s undergraduate schools — Emory College of Arts and Sciences (ECAS), Oxford College and Goizueta Business School — at the start of the 2022-23 academic year.  The Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing opted to retain its own honor code instead of adopting the new [...]

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Oxford RAs receive same payment as Atlanta ResLife staff

Oxford College resident assistants are receiving a $1,800 stipend starting this year following a decrease in the number of resident assistant applicants for the 2021-22 academic year, according to Oxford Residential Education and Services (RES) Director Phillip Sullivan. Resident assistants previously received only free housing in a single room for their compensation, while resident advisors [...]

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