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Gates Foundation taps Benjamin Piper to head global education program

Gates Foundation taps Benjamin Piper to head global education program

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation has appointed Benjamin Piper as its new director of global education. He will be based in the foundation’s Ethiopia office.

Emma Johnston appointed new Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research)

Emma Johnston appointed new Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research)

Professor Emma Johnston AO has been appointed to the role of Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research) after an extensive national and international search.

Sir Patrick Vallance to become the Natural History Museum's next Chairman of the Board of Trustees

Sir Patrick Vallance to become the Natural History Museum's next Chairman of the Board of Trustees

The Government's Chief Scientific Adviser, Sir Patrick Vallance, will become the next Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Museum.

Meet the Leaders: In Conversation with Charmaine Griffiths

Meet the Leaders: In Conversation with Charmaine Griffiths

Dr Charmaine Griffiths is the Chief Executive of the British Heart Foundation (BHF), the largest independent funder of cardiovascular research in the UK, and one of the largest in the world. She has a lifelong passion for improving human health and has spent her career finding ways to deliver positive impact for patients and their families. We sat down with Charmaine to discuss her role at the BHF, how the organisation responded to the challenges of the pandemic and what advice she’d give to the leaders of the future.

Monash University appoints Professor Katie Stevenson as next Dean Faculty of Arts

Monash University appoints Professor Katie Stevenson as next Dean Faculty of Arts

Monash University is delighted to announce that after an extensive international search process, Professor Katie Stevenson has been appointed as Monash University’s next Dean, Faculty of Arts.

ClimateWorks Foundation Selects New CEO; Ford Foundation Promotes Sarita Gupta to Lead U.S. Programs

ClimateWorks Foundation Selects New CEO; Ford Foundation Promotes Sarita Gupta to Lead U.S. Programs

Helen Mountford, vice president for climate and economics at the World Resources Institute, has been selected as the next president and CEO of the $244 million foundation.

Gregor Halff says goodbye CBS and hello Vrije Universiteit in Amsterdam

Gregor Halff says goodbye CBS and hello Vrije Universiteit in Amsterdam

In January, CBS will start searching for a new Dean of Education as Gregor Halff has accepted the position of new Dean of Social Sciences at VU (Vrije Universiteit) in Amsterdam while holding a full professorship in corporate communication.

Heifer International Appoints Marcia Rasmussen as Chief Financial Officer

Heifer International Appoints Marcia Rasmussen as Chief Financial Officer

Heifer International today announces the appointment of Marcia Rasmussen as its new Chief Financial Officer. Rasmussen was appointed from a diverse pool of candidates following a rigorous global recruitment process and replaces Bob Bloom, who retired in October 2021.

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