Tuskegee University has named Alvin R. Jackson as the school's new athletic director.
President Benjamin F. Payton made the announcement.
Jackson is a former head football coach at Tuskegee and most recently served as assistant athletic director at Alcorn State University. He is a graduate of Alcorn State.
His wife, Faye Hall Jackson, is a faculty member in the Tuskegee University College of Business and Information Science.