Brandon Baker and Natasha Cupps were named investment managers, public markets, at Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tenn., confirmed spokeswoman Ann Marie Deer Owens.
They will report to Anders W. Hall, vice chancellor of investments and chief investment officer of the university's $4 billion endowment.
Mr. Baker will focus on hedge funds, and Ms. Cupps will focus on public equities. Ms. Owens could not provide further information on the positions by press time.
Mr. Baker previously was with the University of Florida Investment Corp. Edward Kelly, interim president and chief operating officer, was not immediately available to provide further information.
Ms. Cupps previously was with Dimensional Fund Advisors. Spokesman Adam Martin could not immediately provide further information.