Biddy Martin

President at Amherst College

Biddy Martin

Biddy Martin

President at Amherst College

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Cornell University
Amherst College

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2296

Number of Boards

6

Birthday

1951

Age

68

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Chief Executive Officer at University of Wisconsin - Madison

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Chancellor at University of Wisconsin - Madison

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Trustee/Managing Director at Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation

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Chief Executive Officer at Inova Comprehensive Cancer and Research Institute

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President Emeritus & Faculty Emeritus at Michigan State University

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Managing Director at Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation

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Senior Research Scholar at Columbia University - School of International and Public Affairs

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Chief of Staff/Secretary of the Board of Trustees at Amherst College

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Chief Financial Officer & Chief Administrative Officer at Amherst College

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Chief Investment Officer at Amherst College

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Biddy Martin
President at Amherst College
Education
PhD in German Literature, summa cum laude
Class of 1985

The University of Wisconsin–Madison has long been recognized as one of America's great universities. A public, land-grant institution, UW–Madison offers a complete spectrum of liberal arts studies, professional programs and student activities. Spanning 936 acres along the southern shore of Lake Mendota, the campus is located in the city of Madison.

Graduate, Phi Beta Kappa, English Literature
Class of 1973

The College of William & Mary in Virginia (also known as The College, William & Mary, or W&M) is a public research university located in Williamsburg, Virginia, United States. Privately founded in 1693 by letters patent issued by King William III and Queen Mary II, it is the second-oldest institution of higher education in the United States after Harvard University.

Attendee
Class of 1969
MA in German Literature

Middlebury College is a private liberal arts college located in Middlebury, Vermont, in the United States. Founded in 1800, it is one of the oldest liberal arts colleges in the United States. Drawing 2,500 undergraduates from all 50 states and over 70 countries, Middlebury offers 44 majors in the arts, humanities, literature, foreign languages, social sciences, and natural sciences. Middlebury follows a 4–1–4 academic calendar, with two four-course semesters and a one-course January term. Middlebury is the first American institution of higher education to have granted a bachelor's degree to an African-American, graduating Alexander Twilight in the class of 1823. Middlebury was also one of the first formerly all-male liberal arts colleges in New England to become a coeducational institution, following the trustees' decision in 1883 to accept women.

Career History
Chancellor
Prior

The University of Wisconsin–Madison has long been recognized as one of America's great universities. A public, land-grant institution, UW–Madison offers a complete spectrum of liberal arts studies, professional programs and student activities. Spanning 936 acres along the southern shore of Lake Mendota, the campus is located in the city of Madison.

Provost
1991 - Prior

Along with its excellent faculty and facilities, Cornell University boasts a beautiful location in the Finger Lakes region of central New York. The huge hillside campus overlooks Lake Cayuga and is crisscrossed by deep gorges and bridges. Cornell is unique among the Ivy League universities in that its agricultural program is part of the state school system. Cornell is well known for its schools of engineering and hotel management. Its strengths in research and instruction have earned it membership in the Association of American Universities, and Cornell can also boast of a chapter of Phi Beta Kappa. Cornell's athletic teams are called the Big Red.

President
2011 - Current

Amherst College educates men and women of exceptional potential from all backgrounds so that they may seek, value, and advance knowledge, engage the world around them, and lead principled lives of consequence. Amherst brings together the most promising students, whatever their financial need, in order to promote diversity of experience and ideas within a purposefully small residential community. Working with faculty, staff, and administrators dedicated to intellectual freedom and the highest standards of instruction in the liberal arts, Amherst undergraduates assume substantial responsibility for undertaking inquiry and for shaping their education within and beyond the curriculum. Amherst College is committed to learning through close colloquy and to expanding the realm of knowledge through scholarly research and artistic creation at the highest level. Its graduates link learning with leadership—in service to the College, to their communities, and to the world beyond.

Boards & Committees
President
Current

Amherst College educates men and women of exceptional potential from all backgrounds so that they may seek, value, and advance knowledge, engage the world around them, and lead principled lives of consequence. Amherst brings together the most promising students, whatever their financial need, in order to promote diversity of experience and ideas within a purposefully small residential community. Working with faculty, staff, and administrators dedicated to intellectual freedom and the highest standards of instruction in the liberal arts, Amherst undergraduates assume substantial responsibility for undertaking inquiry and for shaping their education within and beyond the curriculum. Amherst College is committed to learning through close colloquy and to expanding the realm of knowledge through scholarly research and artistic creation at the highest level. Its graduates link learning with leadership—in service to the College, to their communities, and to the world beyond.

Director
Current

The Big Ten Conference (B1G), is the oldest Division I collegiate athletic conference in the United States. The conference, consisting of 14 members as of 2016, competes in the NCAA Division I; its football teams compete in the Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS), formerly known as Division I-A, the highest level of NCAA competition in that sport. The conference includes the flagship public university in each of 11 states stretching from New Jersey to Nebraska, as well as two additional public land grant schools and a private university.

Director
Current

ACE is the nation’s most visible and influential higher education association. We represent the presidents of U.S. accredited, degree-granting institutions, which include two- and four-year colleges, private and public universities, and nonprofit and for-profit entities. Our strength lies in our loyal and diverse base of more than 1,800 member institutions, 75 percent of which have been with ACE for over 10 years. That loyalty stands as a testament to the value derived from membership. We convene representatives from all sectors to collectively tackle the toughest higher education challenges, with a focus on improving access and preparing every student to succeed.

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2012

ST. JOHN FISHER COLLEGE IS A COLLABORATIVE COMMUNITY DEDICATED TO TEACHING AND LEARNING IN A PERSONALIZED EDUCATIONAL ENVIRONMENT. THE COLLEGE IS GUIDED BY ITS CATHOLIC HERITAGE, AS EXPRESSED IN THE MOTTO OF ITS FOUNDERS, THE BASILIAN FATHERS: "TEACH ME GOODNESS, DISCIPLINE, AND KNOWLEDGE." THROUGH AN EDUCATION ROOTED IN THE LIBERAL ARTS, WE PREPARE INDIVIDUALS FOR LIVES OF INTELLECTUAL, PROFESSIONAL, AND CIVIC INTEGRITY, IN WHICH DIVERSITY AND SERVICE TO OTHERS ARE VALUED AND PRACTICED.

N/A
2011

The Road Home Dane County serves homelessfamilies with children in collaboration with local faith communities andorganizations.  We are committed to the empowerment and long-term successof children and families, to serving each family with dignity and respect andto achieving results in helping families improve their lives. The Road Home welcomes the entire community,in all its diversity, to participate in the pursuit of safe, affordable housingfor all.

$1 - $99
2010

ST. JOHN FISHER COLLEGE IS A COLLABORATIVE COMMUNITY DEDICATED TO TEACHING AND LEARNING IN A PERSONALIZED EDUCATIONAL ENVIRONMENT. THE COLLEGE IS GUIDED BY ITS CATHOLIC HERITAGE, AS EXPRESSED IN THE MOTTO OF ITS FOUNDERS, THE BASILIAN FATHERS: "TEACH ME GOODNESS, DISCIPLINE, AND KNOWLEDGE." THROUGH AN EDUCATION ROOTED IN THE LIBERAL ARTS, WE PREPARE INDIVIDUALS FOR LIVES OF INTELLECTUAL, PROFESSIONAL, AND CIVIC INTEGRITY, IN WHICH DIVERSITY AND SERVICE TO OTHERS ARE VALUED AND PRACTICED.

Creative Works
Author
1991

Woman and Modernity: The Lifestyles of Lou Andreas-Salomé

Author
1996

Femininity Played Straight: The Significance of Being Lesbian

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