Faculty promotions and tenure

Congratulations to the following faculty members for having earned tenure and/or a promotion.


Buchtel College of Arts & Sciences

Tenure
Coffey, Daniel J., Associate Professor, Political Science, Political Science
Klein, Janet, Associate Professor, History, History
LiVecchi, Joseph P., Associate Professor, Philosophy
Williams, Zachery R., Associate Professor, History, History

Promotion to Distinguished Professor

Promotion to Professor
Cohen, David Brian, Professor, Political Science
Drew, Julie A, Professor, English
Matney, Timothy, Professor, Archaeology, Anthropology & Classical Studies
Thelin, William, Professor, English
Ziegler, Christopher J, Professor, Chemistry

Promotion to Associate Professor
Coffey, Daniel J, Associate Professor, Political Science
Dordevic, Sasa, Associate Professor, Physics
Klein, Janet, Associate Professor, History
LiVecchi, Joseph P., Associate Professor, Philosophy
Shawkey, Matthew D, Associate Professor, Biology
Williams, Zachery R, Associate Professor, History

Promotion to Senior College Lecturer
Beltz, John F, Senior College Lecturer, Geology & Environmental Science
Falk, Jane, Senior College Lecturer, English
King, Deborah P, Senior College Lecturer, Geography & Planning
Mutter III, Jay L, Senior College Lecturer, Economics
Nelson, Lance D, Senior College Lecturer, Theoretical & Applied Mathematics
Okonieski, Deborah A, Senior College Lecturer, Theoretical & Applied Mathematics
Rhoades, Elizabeth, Senior College Lecturer, English
Young, Susan M, Senior College Lecturer, Theoretical & Applied Mathematics

Promotion to Associate College Lecturer
Bilia, Angela, Associate College Lecturer, English
Hebert, Jennifer G, Associate College Lecturer, English
Justice, Brad L, Associate College Lecturer, Theoretical & Applied Mathematics
Schneider, Rachel Zimmer, Associate College Lecturer, Sociology

Promotion to Senior Instructor
Clary, William S, Senior Instructor, Mathematics, Theoretical & Applied Mathematics
Eichler, Rosemarie T, Senior Instructor, History
Reeves, John N, Senior Instructor, Anthropology, Anthropology & Classical Studies

Promotion to Associate Instructor
Fridline, Mark M, Associate Instructor, Statistics
Swinscoe, Thomas, Associate Instructor, ELI, English


College of Creative & Professional Arts

Tenure

Promotion to Distinguished Professor

Promotion to Professor
Hoot, Christopher P, Professor, Art
Schantz, John A, Professor, Music
Spiker, Julia A, Professor, Communication

Promotion to Associate Professor

Promotion to Senior College Lecturer

Promotion to Associate College Lecturer
Crowley, Robert F, Associate College Lecturer, Communication
Rittenour, Mark W, Associate College Lecturer, Communication

Promotion to Senior Instructor
Keiper, Bonnie J, Senior Instructor, Communication

Promotion to Associate Instructor


College of Health Science & Human Services

Tenure
Zhao, Baomei, Associate Professor, Family and Consumer Sciences

Promotion to Distinguished Professor

Promotion to Professor

Promotion to Associate Professor
Zhao, Baomei, Associate Professor, Family and Consumer Sciences

Promotion to Senior College Lecturer

Promotion to Associate College Lecturer

Promotion to Senior Instructor

Promotion to Associate Instructor
Kraus, Sophia A, Associate Clinical Instructor, Family and Consumer Sciences


College of Business Administration

Tenure
Orr, Linda M, Associate Professor, Marketing

Promotion to Distinguished Professor

Promotion to Professor

Promotion to Associate Professor
Orr, Linda M, Associate Professor, Marketing

Promotion to Senior College Lecturer

Promotion to Associate College Lecturer

Promotion to Senior Instructor

Promotion to Associate Instructor


College of Education

Tenure

Promotion to Distinguished Professor

Promotion to Professor
Liang, Xin, Professor, Education, Educational Foundations & Leadership
Oswald, Ruth, Professor, Education, Curricular and Instructional Studies
Savery, John, Professor, Education, Educational Foundations & Leadership

Promotion to Associate Professor

Promotion to Senior College Lecturer

Promotion to Associate College Lecturer

Promotion to Senior Instructor
Buser, Stacey L, Senior Clinical Instructor, Sport Science & Wellness Education
Kappler, Rachele M, Senior Clinical Instructor, Sport Science & Wellness Education
Raiff, Patricia A, Senior Clinical Instructor, Educational Foundations & Leadership

Promotion to Associate Instructor


College of Engineering

Tenure
Abbas, Ala R, Associate Professor, Civil Engineering
Patnaik, Anil, Associate Professor, Civil Engineering

Promotion to Distinguished Professor

Promotion to Professor
Gao, Xiaosheng, Professor, Mechanical Engineering
Menzemer, Craig, Professor, Civil Engineering

Promotion to Associate Professor
Abbas, Ala R, Associate Professor, Civil Engineering, Civil Engineering

Promotion to Senior College Lecturer

Promotion to Associate College Lecturer

Promotion to Senior Instructor

Promotion to Associate Instructor


College of Nursing

Tenure
Shanks, Linda C, Associate Professor, Nursing, Nursing - Instruction

Promotion to Distinguished Professor

Promotion to Professor
Fisher, Elaine M, Professor, Nursing, Nursing - Instruction

Promotion to Associate Professor
Shanks, Linda C, Associate Professor, Nursing, Nursing - Instruction

Promotion to Senior College Lecturer

Promotion to Associate College Lecturer

Promotion to Senior Instructor
Bright Cobb, Marie A, Senior Instructor, Nursing, Nursing - Instruction
Brown, Diane K, Senior Instructor, Nursing, Nursing - Instruction
Guhde, Jacqueline , Senior Instructor, Nursing, Nursing - Instruction
Mitzel, Annette R, Senior Instructor, Nursing, Nursing - Instruction
Morgan, Karyn I, Senior Instructor, Nursing, Nursing - Instruction
Pond, Kelly M, Senior Instructor, Nursing, Nursing - Instruction
Young, Rita K, Senior Instructor, Nursing, Nursing - Instruction

Promotion to Associate Instructor
Chronister, Connie S, Associate Instructor, Nursing, Nursing - Instruction
Horning, Kathleen M, Associate Instructor, Nursing, Nursing - Instruction
Kerr, Kimberly B, Associate Instructor, Nursing, Nursing - Instruction
Murray, Amber R, Associate Instructor, Nursing, Nursing - Instruction


College of Polymer Science & Engineering

Tenure
Jia, Li, Associate Professor, Polymer Science, Polymer Science

Promotion to Distinguished Professor

Promotion to Professor

Promotion to Associate Professor
Jia, Li, Associate Professor, Polymer Science, Polymer Science

Promotion to Senior College Lecturer

Promotion to Associate College Lecturer

Promotion to Senior Instructor
Weidknecht, Marcia E, Senior Instructor, Polymer Science, Polymer Science

Promotion to Associate Instructor


School of Law

Tenure
Cravens, Sarah, Associate Professor of Law
Lavoie, Richard L, Professor of Law
Padfield, Stefan, Associate Professor of Law

Promotion to Distinguished Professor

Promotion to Professor
Baumgartner, Samuel P, Professor of Law
Lavoie, Richard L, Professor of Law

Promotion to Associate Professor
Robbins, Kalyani, Associate Professor of Law

Promotion to Senior College Lecturer

Promotion to Associate College Lecturer

Promotion to Senior Instructor

Promotion to Associate Instructor


Summit College

Tenure

Promotion to Distinguished Professor

Promotion to Professor
Damson, Enoch E, Professor, Computer Info Sys, Business Technology
Schuller, Gary A, Professor, Survey & Map Tech, Engineering & Science Tech
Promotion to Associate Professor

Promotion to Senior College Lecturer
Ciszewski, Kathleen M, Senior College Lecturer, Developmental Programs
Filer-Tubaugh, Bonnie L, Senior College Lecturer, Developmental Programs
Mc Donald, Rebecca A, Senior College Lecturer, Developmental Programs
Miller, Michelle A, Senior College Lecturer, Developmental Programs
Morse, Mindy, Senior College Lecturer, Devel Prog, Developmental Programs
Shriner, Barbara D, Senior College Lecturer, Developmental Programs
Stein, Karen M, Senior College Lecturer, Developmental Programs
Thompson, Janet Elizabeth, Senior College Lecturer, Developmental Programs

Promotion to Associate College Lecturer
Johnson, Thomas W, Associate College Lecturer, Developmental Programs

Promotion to Senior Instructor

Promotion to Associate Instructor


University Libraries

Tenure

Promotion to Distinguished Professor

Promotion to Professor

Promotion to Associate Professor

Promotion to Senior College Lecturer

Promotion to Associate College Lecturer

Promotion to Senior Instructor

Promotion to Associate Instructor


Wayne College

Tenure
Wadia, Adil M, Associate Professor, Geology & Environmental Sciences, Geology-Wayne

Promotion to Distinguished Professor

Promotion to Professor

Promotion to Associate Professor
Wadia, Adil M, Associate Professor, Geology & Environmental Sciences, Geology-Wayne

Promotion to Senior College Lecturer

Promotion to Associate College Lecturer

Promotion to Senior Instructor

Promotion to Associate Instructor


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