Peter Hans, president of the North Carolina Community College system, will become president of the University of North Carolina system.
A former president of New York Public Radio has been named president of Bennington.
The president of the University of Houston-Downtown will become chancellor at Merced.
Tracy Y. EspyÂ will be the first African American woman to lead Mitchell College, in Connecticut.
The next chancellor of UNC at Charlotte comes from the University of Toledo. More than two-thirds of this year's Guggenheim fellows are in academe.
Gregory L. Fenves, president of the University of Texas at Austin, will become president of Emory.
Gilda Barabino will succeed the founding president of Franklin W. Olin College of Engineering.Â
Nicholas Ladany will become president of Oglethorpe this summer. Southern Utah's new provost will take his post in May.
Lori S. White will be the first woman and the first person of color to serve as president of DePauw.
Reuben Brigety II, a dean at George Washington University, has been named the next leader ofÂ Sewanee: University of the South.