Xavier University in New Orleans Promotes Four Black Faculty Members


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Xavier University of Louisiana, the historically Black educational institution in New Orleans that is affiliated with the Roman Catholic Church, has announced the promotion of eight faculty members. Four of these promotions went to Black scholars. Lamartine Meda was appointed a full professor of chemistry. He has been on the faculty at Xavier University since 2008. Earlier, he taught for two years as a visiting professor at Auburn University in Alabama. Dr. Meda is a graduate of Salem State University in Massachusetts. He earned a Ph.D. in inorganic chemistry from Northeastern University in Bo...