Portland Community College.
Jeremy Brown has been named president of Portland Community College (Ore.). A native of Manchester, England, Brown has served as president of Dowling College (N.Y.) and of Edinboro University (Pa.). Brown earned both his bachelor of science degree and his doctorate in physics from the University of Birmingham, England. His doctoral work in experimental nuclear physics was conducted at both the University of Birmingham and the University of California-Berkeley. Brown made the transition into academic administration when he became associate dean of the graduate school at Yale University, followed by a return to Princeton as the associate dean of faculty.