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Regents approve faculty promotions

May 19, 2016

Regents approve faculty promotions

Topic: Regents

The Board of Regents at its meeting Thursday approved recommendations for new appointments and promotions for regular associate and full professor ranks, with tenure or promotion of faculty on the University of Michigan's Ann Arbor, Dearborn and Flint campuses. The promotions are presented below in alphabetical order.

Julia Adler-Milstein, associate professor of information, with tenure, School of Information (SI), and associate professor of health management and policy, without tenure, School of Public Health (SPH).

Omolade Adunbi, associate professor of Afroamerican and African studies, with tenure, LSA.

Christine A. Aidala, associate professor of physics, with tenure, LSA.

Imran Aijaz, associate professor of philosophy, with tenure, College of Arts, Sciences and Letters (CASL), UM-Dearborn.

James E. Aikens, professor of family medicine, with tenure, Medical School.

Rayne Allinson, associate professor of history, with tenure, CASL, UM-Dearborn.

Justus M. Anumonwo, associate professor of internal medicine, with tenure, and associate professor of molecular and integrative physiology, without tenure, Medical School.

Brandon J. Aragona, associate professor of psychology, with tenure, LSA.

Maria Arquero de Alarcon, associate professor of architecture and urban planning, with tenure, Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning.

Ella M. Atkins, professor of aerospace engineering, with tenure, and professor of electrical engineering and computer science, without tenure, College of Engineering (CoE).

Krisanu Bandyopadhyay, professor of chemistry, with tenure, CASL, UM-Dearborn.

Damian R. Beil, professor of technology and operations, with tenure, Stephen M. Ross School of Business.

Veronica J. Berrocal, associate professor of biostatistics, with tenure, SPH.

Brian D. Blume, professor of organizational behavior-human resources, with tenure, School of Management, UM-Flint.

Amy S.B. Bohnert, associate professor of psychiatry, with tenure, Medical School.

Melissa S. Bowlin, associate professor of biology, with tenure, CASL, UM-Dearborn.

Benjamin H. Brose, associate professor of Chinese Buddhism, with tenure, LSA.

Elizabeth E. Bruch, associate professor of sociology, with tenure, and associate professor of complex systems, with tenure, LSA.

Dr. Chad M. Brummett, associate professor of anesthesiology, with tenure, Medical School.

Michael J. Cafarella, associate professor of electrical engineering and computer science, with tenure, CoE.

Scott W. Campbell, professor of communication studies, with tenure, LSA.

Dr. Lucia Cevidanes, associate professor of dentistry, with tenure, School of Dentistry.

Paroma Chatterjee, associate professor of history of art, with tenure, LSA.

Dr. Sung W. Choi, associate professor of pediatrics and communicable diseases, with tenure, Medical School.

Dr. Tae-Hwa Chun, associate professor of internal medicine, with tenure, Medical School.

Tomasz Cierpicki, associate professor of pathology, with tenure, Medical School.

John D. Ciorciari, associate professor of public policy, with tenure, Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy.

McLain Clutter, associate professor of architecture, with tenure, Taubman College.

Santiago Colas, professor of comparative literature, with tenure, professor in the Residential College, without tenure, LSA.

Elizabeth K. Collardey, associate professor of social work, with tenure, School of Education and Human Services (SEHS), UM-Flint.

Kevyn Collins-Thompson, associate professor of information, with tenure, SI.

Felipe A. Csaszar, associate professor of corporate strategy, with tenure, Ross School.

William S. Currie, professor of natural resources and environment, with tenure, School of Natural Resources and Environment (SNRE).

Kristina B. Daugirdas, professor of law, with tenure, Law School.

Heather A. Dawson, associate professor of biology, with tenure, College of Arts and Sciences CAS, UM-Flint.

Deirdre L. de la Cruz, associate professor of Asian languages and cultures, with tenure, and associate professor of history, with tenure, LSA.

William DeGenaro, professor of composition and rhetoric, with tenure, CASL, UM-Dearborn.

Dr. Hakan Demirci, associate professor of ophthalmology and visual sciences, with tenure, Medical School.

Brian T. Denton, professor of industrial and operations engineering, with tenure, CoE, and professor of urology, without tenure, Medical School.

Christopher W. Dick, professor of ecology and evolutionary biology, with tenure, and curator in the Herbarium, LSA.

Paul J. Draus, professor of sociology and anthropology, with tenure, CASL, UM-Dearborn.

Dr. Peter F. Ehrlich, professor of surgery, with tenure, Medical School.

Daniel Eisenberg, professor of health management and policy, with tenure, SPH.

Hussein A. Fancy, associate professor of history, with tenure, LSA.

Dr. Kate D. Fitzgerald, associate professor of psychiatry, with tenure, Medical School.

Dr. Bradley R. Foerster, associate professor of radiology, with tenure, Medical School.

Ivy Forsythe-Brown, associate professor of sociology and anthropology, with tenure, CASL, UM-Dearborn.

Christopher R. Friese, professor of nursing, with tenure, School of Nursing.

Mary Gallagher, professor of political science, with tenure, LSA.

Elena Gallo, associate professor of astronomy, with tenure, LSA.

Dr. Santhi K. Ganesh, associate professor of internal medicine, with tenure, and associate professor of human genetics, without tenure, Medical School.

Charles H. Garrett, professor of music, with tenure, School of Music, Theatre & Dance (SMTD).

Allon Goldberg, professor of physical therapy, with tenure, School of Health Professions and Studies (SHPS), UM-Flint.

Joseph P. Gone, professor of psychology, with tenure, and professor of American culture, without tenure, LSA.

Anthony Grbic, professor of electrical engineering and computer science, with tenure, CoE.

Jolanta E. Grembecka, professor of pathology, with tenure, Medical School.

Colin A. Gunckel, associate professor of American culture, with tenure, and associate professor of screen arts and cultures, with tenure, LSA.

Dr. Hitinder Gurm, professor of internal medicine, with tenure, Medical School.

Gottfried J. Hagen, professor of Turkish studies, with tenure, LSA.

Mary M. Heitzeg, associate professor of psychiatry, with tenure, Medical School.

Thomas C. Henthorn, associate professor of history, with tenure, CAS, UM-Flint.

Dr. John M. Hollingsworth, associate professor of urology, with tenure, Medical School.

Seong B. Hong, professor of education, with tenure, College of Education, Health and Human Services (CEHHS), UM-Dearborn.

Terrence G. Horgan, professor of psychology, with tenure, CAS, UM-Flint.

Min-Hui Huang, associate professor of physical therapy, with tenure, SHPS, UM-Flint.

Dr. Reshma Jagsi, professor of radiation oncology, with tenure, Medical School.

David W. Hutton, associate professor of health management and policy, with tenure, SPH, and associate professor of industrial and operations engineering, without tenure, CoE.

Dr. Alon Kahana, associate professor of ophthalmology and visual sciences, Medical School.

Dr. Darnell Kaigler, associate professor of dentistry, with tenure, Dentistry, and associate professor of biomedical engineering, without tenure, Medical School and CoE.

Sundeep Kalantry, associate professor of human genetics, with tenure, Medical School.

Jessica L. Kelts, associate professor of chemistry and biochemistry, with tenure, CAS, UM-Flint.

Aaron A. King, professor of ecology and evolutionary biology, with tenure, professor of mathematics, without tenure, LSA.

Nicholas B. Kingsley, associate professor of chemistry, with tenure, CAS, UM-Flint.

Sarah C. Koch, associate professor of mathematics, with tenure, LSA.

Barbara Koremenos, professor of political science, with tenure, LSA.

Ethan F. Kross, professor of psychology, with tenure, LSA.

Kevin J. Kubarych, professor of chemistry, with tenure, and professor of biophysics, without tenure, LSA.

Amy C. Kulper, associate professor of architecture, with tenure, Taubman College.

Heidi E. Kumao, professor of art and design, with tenure, Penny W. Stamps School of Art and Design (A&D).

Anuj Kumar, professor of molecular, cellular and developmental biology, with tenure, LSA.

Dae Hee Kwak, associate professor of kinesiology, with tenure, School of Kinesiology.

Nojin Kwak, professor of communication studies, with tenure, LSA.

Carl Lagoze, associate professor of information, with tenure, SI.

Vibha N. Lama, professor of internal medicine, with tenure, Medical School.

Yasmina Laouar, associate professor of microbiology and immunology, with tenure, Medical School.

Lisa M. Larkin, associate professor of molecular and integrative physiology, with tenure, Medical School.

Mariel S. Lavieri, associate professor of industrial and operations engineering, with tenure, CoE.

Daniel B. Lawson, professor of chemistry, with tenure, CASL, UM-Dearborn.

Honglak Lee, associate professor of electrical engineering and computer science, with tenure, CoE.

Nicolai Lehnert, professor of chemistry, with tenure, and professor of biophysics, without tenure, LSA.

Marsha L. Lesley, associate professor of nursing, with tenure, SHPS, UM-Flint.

Andrei A. Levchenko, professor of economics, with tenure, LSA.

Sandra R. Levitsky, associate professor of sociology, with tenure, LSA.

Jie Li, professor of Earth and environmental sciences, with tenure, LSA.

Lu Li, associate professor of physics, with tenure, LSA.

Dr. Jules Lin, associate professor of surgery, with tenure, Medical School.

Dr. Jiandie Lin, professor of cell and developmental biology, with tenure, Medical School.

Nestor L. Lopez-Duran, associate professor of psychology, with tenure, LSA.

Wei Lu, professor of electrical engineering and computer science, with tenure, CoE.

Dr. Julie C. Lumeng, professor of pediatrics and communicable diseases, with tenure, Medical School, and professor of nutritional sciences, without tenure, SPH.

Cindy Ann Lustig, professor of psychology, with tenure, LSA.

Dr. Cormac Maher, professor of neurosurgery, with tenure, Medical School.

Jennifer L. Maigret, associate professor of architecture, with tenure, Taubman College.

Zhuoqing Mao, professor of electrical engineering and computer science, with tenure, CoE.

Eric C. Martens, associate professor of microbiology and immunology, with tenure, Medical School.

Lisa A. Martin, associate professor of women’s and gender studies, with tenure, CASL, and associate professor of health and human services, with tenure, CEHHS, UM-Dearborn.

Francia E. Martinez Valencia, associate professor of Spanish, with tenure, CASL, UM-Dearborn.

Marjorie E. McCullagh, professor of nursing, with tenure, Nursing.

William F. McKibbin, associate professor of psychology, with tenure, CAS, UM-Flint.

Laura McLeman, associate professor of mathematics, with tenure, CAS, UM-Flint.

Anne J. McNeil, professor of chemistry, with tenure, LSA, and professor of macromolecular science and engineering, without tenure, CoE.

Carol C. Menassa, associate professor of civil and environmental engineering, with tenure, CoE.

Christopher L. Mendias, associate professor of orthopaedic surgery, with tenure, and associate professor of molecular and integrative physiology, without tenure, Medical School.

Victor R. Mendoza, associate professor of women’s studies, with tenure, and associate professor of English language and literature, with tenure, LSA.

Dr. William J. Meurer, associate professor of emergency medicine, with tenure, and associate professor of neurology, without tenure, Medical School.

Dr. Shahzad I. Mian, professor of ophthalmology and visual sciences, with tenure, Medical School.

Christopher J. Miller, associate professor of astronomy, with tenure, and associate professor of physics, without tenure, LSA.

Dr. David C. Miller, professor of urology, with tenure, Medical School.

Janis M. Miller, professor of nursing, with tenure, Nursing.

Brian Min, associate professor of political science, with tenure, LSA.

Dr. Lillian C. Min, associate professor of internal medicine, with tenure, Medical School.

Christopher S. Monk, professor of psychology, with tenure, LSA, professor of psychiatry, without tenure, Medical School.

Dr. Todd M. Morgan, associate professor of urology, with tenure, Medical School.

Dr. Arden M. Morris, professor of surgery, with tenure, Medical School, and professor of health behavior and health education, without tenure, SPH.

Christianne Myers, associate professor of theatre and drama, with tenure, SMTD.

Rajesh Nadakuditi, associate professor of electrical engineering and computer science, with tenure, CoE.

Dr. Olubukola Nafiu, associate professor of anesthesiology, with tenure, Medical School.

Sunitha Nagrath, associate professor of chemical engineering, with tenure, CoE.

Richard L. Neitzel, associate professor of environmental health sciences, with tenure, SPH.

Diana Y. Ng, associate professor of art history, with tenure, CASL, UM-Dearborn.

Dr. John J. Osterholzer, associate professor of internal medicine, with tenure, Medical School.

Dr. Ganesh S. Palapattu, professor of urology, with tenure, Medical School.

Benjamin B. Paloff, associate professor of Slavic languages and literatures, with tenure, and associate professor of comparative literature, with tenure, LSA.

Susan Scott Parrish, professor of English language and literature, with tenure, professor in the Honors Program, without tenure, LSA, and professor of environment, without tenure, LSA and SNRE.

Dr. Sara K. Pasquali, professor of pediatrics and communicable diseases, with tenure, Medical School.

Nehal A. Patel, associate professor of sociology and criminal justice, with tenure, CASL, UM-Dearborn.

Dr. Paul N. Pfeiffer, associate professor of psychiatry, with tenure, Medical School.

Jennifer L. Proctor, associate professor of journalism and screen studies, with tenure, CASL, UM-Dearborn.

Lisa A. Prosser, professor of pediatrics and communicable diseases, with tenure, Medical School.

Dr. Rishindra M. Reddy, associate professor of surgery, with tenure, Medical School.

Dr. Caroline R. Richardson, professor of family medicine, with tenure, Medical School.

Scott I. Rick, associate professor of marketing, with tenure, Ross School.

Nair Rodriguez-Hornedo, professor of pharmaceutical sciences, with tenure, College of Pharmacy.

Elizabeth E. Rohan, professor of rhetoric and composition, with tenure, CASL, UM-Dearborn.

Dr. Amy E. Rothberg, associate professor of nutritional sciences, without tenure, SPH.

Andrew M. Ryan, associate professor of health management and policy, with tenure, SPH.

Karen Salvador, associate professor of music, with tenure, CAS, UM-Flint.

Jeffrey G. Sanchez-Burks, professor of organizational behavior and human resource management, with tenure, Ross School.

Christian E. Sandvig, professor of information, with tenure, SI.

Dr. Jordan A. Shavit, associate professor of pediatrics and communicable diseases, with tenure, , Medical School.

David J. Singer, associate professor of naval architecture and marine engineering, with tenure, , CoE.

Dr. Lesli Skolarus, associate professor of neurology, with tenure, Medical School.

Andrew Snowden, associate professor of mathematics, with tenure, LSA.

Mitchel A. Sollenberger, professor of political science, with tenure, CASL, UM-Dearborn.

Jie Song, professor of chemistry, with tenure, CAS, UM-Flint.

Dr. Elizabeth K. Speliotes, associate professor of internal medicine, with tenure, and associate professor of computational medicine and bioinformatics, without tenure, Medical School.

Jason R. Spence, associate professor of internal medicine, with tenure, and associate professor of cell and developmental biology, without tenure, Medical School.

Dr. Sekhar C. Sripada, associate professor of psychiatry, with tenure, Department of Psychiatry, Medical School, and associate professor of philosophy, with tenure, Department of Philosophy, LSA.

Zeeshan H. Syed, associate professor of electrical engineering and computer science, with tenure, CoE.

Julie A. Taylor, professor of education, with tenure, CEHHS, UM-Dearborn.

Dr. Muneesh Tewari, professor of internal medicine, with tenure, Medical School, and professor of biomedical engineering, without tenure, Medical School and CoE.

Howard M. Thompson, associate professor of mathematics, with tenure, CAS, UM-Flint.

Rocio Titiunik, associate professor of political science, with tenure, LSA.

Nicholas A. Tobier, professor of art and design, with tenure, A&D.

Dr. Peter K. Todd, associate professor of neurology, with tenure, Medical School.

Anca Trandafirescu, associate professor of architecture, with tenure, Taubman College.

Adam Unsworth, professor of music, with tenure, SMTD.

Aleksandra Vojcic, associate professor of music, with tenure, SMTD.

Maureen A. Walton, professor of psychiatry, with tenure, Medical School.

Dr. Michael M. Wang, professor of neurology, with tenure, and professor of molecular and integrative physiology, without tenure, Medical School.

Dr. Thomas D. Wang, professor of internal medicine, with tenure, Medical School; professor of biomedical engineering, without tenure, Medical School and CoE; and professor of mechanical engineering, without tenure, CoE.

Yanzhuang Wang, professor of molecular, cellular and developmental biology, with tenure, LSA, and professor of neurology, without tenure, Medical School.

Deneen M. Wellik, professor of internal medicine, with tenure, and professor of cell and developmental biology, without tenure, Medical School.

Dr. Eric S. White, professor of internal medicine, with tenure, Medical School.

Cristen J. Willer, associate professor of internal medicine, with tenure; associate professor of human genetics, without tenure,; and associate professor of computational medicine and bioinformatics, without tenure, Medical School.

Dr. Brent C. Williams, professor of internal medicine, with tenure, Medical School.

Christopher D. Williams, associate professor of accounting, with tenure, Ross School.

Dr. Thomas E. Wilson, professor of pathology, with tenure, and professor of human genetics, without tenure, Medical School.

David B. Wooten, professor of marketing, with tenure, Ross School.

Haoxing Xu, professor of molecular, cellular and developmental biology, with tenure, LSA.

Ming Xu, associate professor of natural resources and environment, with tenure, SNRE, and associate professor of civil and environmental engineering, without tenure, CoE.

Dr. Lei Yin, associate professor of molecular and integrative physiology, with tenure, and associate professor of internal medicine, without tenure, Medical School.

Dr. Vincent B. Young, professor of internal medicine, with tenure, and professor of microbiology and immunology, without tenure, Medical School.

Wang Zheng, professor of women’s studies, with tenure, and professor of history, without tenure, LSA.

Junjie Zhu, associate professor of physics, with tenure, LSA.

Clinical and research track promotions

The following U-M clinical professor track promotions and research professor track promotions were reported to the Board of Regents on Thursday.

Dr. Frank W.J. Anderson, clinical professor, Medical School and SPH.

Dr. James L. Baldwin, clinical professor, Medical School.

J. Rajiv Bapuraj, clinical associate professor, Medical School.

Bryan L. Betz, clinical associate professor, Medical School.

Dr. Christopher K. Bichakjian, clinical professor, Medical School.

Howard Bromberg, clinical professor, Law School.

Elizabeth E. Bruch, research associate professor, Institute for Social Research (ISR).

Srinivas Chiravuri, clinical associate professor, Medical School.

Seok Ki Choi, research associate professor, Medical School.

Dr. Kelvin L. Chou, clinical professor, Medical School.

Philippa Clarke, research professor, ISR and SPH.

Cynthia S. Darling-Fisher, clinical associate professor, Nursing.

Dr. Matthew S. Davenport, clinical associate professor, Medical School.

Carol Flannagan, research associate professor, U-M Transportation Research Institute (UMTRI).

Kristin Fontichiaro, clinical associate professor, SI.

Dr. Tejal N. Gandhi, clinical associate professor, Medical School.

Dr. Susan L. Garetz, clinical professor, Medical School.

Dr. Simon M. Glynn, clinical associate professor, Medical School.

Dr. Yolanda R. Helfrich, clinical associate professor, Medical School.

Luis Hernandez-Garcia, research professor, Functional MRI Laboratory, CoE and Medical School.

Dr. Laura D. Hirshbein, clinical professor, Medical School.

Dr. Ya Hua, research professor, Medical School.

Michelle R. Kees, clinical associate professor, Medical School.

Dr. Frank La Marca, clinical professor, Medical School.

Dr. Martin J. LaPage, clinical associate professor, Medical School.

Helen Levy, research professor, ISR, Ford School and SPH.

Jiandie Lin, research professor, Life Sciences Institute.

Dr. Julie C. Lumeng, research professor, Center for Human Growth and Development.

Steven K. Lundy, research associate professor, Medical School.

Dr. Kelly M. Malloy, clinical associate professor, Medical School.

Martha M. Matuszak, clinical associate professor, Medical School.

Rohit Mehra, clinical associate professor, Medical School.

Janis M. Miller, research professor, Medical School.

Rajen Mody, clinical professor, Medical School.

Rima Mohammad, clinical associate professor, College of Pharmacy.

Dr. Adeyiza O. Momoh, clinical associate professor, Medical School.

Christopher S. Monk, research professor, Center for Human Growth and Development.

Jean M. Moran, clinical professor, Medical School.

Masako Morishita, research associate professor, SPH.

Dr. Kerry P. Mychaliska, clinical associate professor, Medical School.

Dr. Matthew F. Niedner, clinical associate professor, Medical School.

Dr. Gabe E. Owens, clinical associate professor, Medical School.

Dr. Sonal T. Owens, clinical associate professor, Medical School.

Hemant Parmar, clinical professor, Medical School.

Megan Patrick, research associate professor, ISR.

Tami Remington, clinical professor, Pharmacy.

Timothy A. Ritter, clinical associate professor, Medical School.

Donald A. Roberts, clinical associate professor, Medical School.

Dr. Pamela G. Rockwell, clinical associate professor, Medical School.

Becky J. Rodda, clinical professor, SHPS, UM-Flint.

Dr. Gianna M. Rodriguez, clinical associate professor, Medical School.

Dr. Alexander J. Rogers, clinical associate professor, Medical School.

Dr. Jeffrey M. Rohde, clinical associate professor, Medical School.

Dr. Amy E. Rothberg, clinical associate professor, Medical School.

Jonathan Rupp, research professor, UMTRI, Medical School and CoE.

Dr. Richard J. Saad, clinical associate professor, Medical School.

Umadevi Sajjan, research associate professor, Medical School.

Subrata Sarkar, clinical professor, Medical School.

Shari Saunders, clinical professor, School of Education.

Jukka Savolainen, research professor, ISR.

Dr. Helena M. Schotland, clinical associate professor, Medical School.

Gaurang Shah, clinical professor, Medical School.

Dr. John T. Stoffel, clinical professor, Medical School.

Dr. Mary E. van der Velde, clinical professor, Medical School.

Deborah Wagner, clinical professor, Pharmacy and Medical School.

Dr. Su He Wang, research associate professor, Medical School.

Dr. Sara L. Warber, clinical professor, Medical School.

Brady West, research associate professor, ISR.

Dr. Derek T. Woodrum, clinical associate professor, Medical School.

Dr. Corrie M. Yablon, clinical associate professor, Medical School.

Dr. Lynda J. Yang, clinical professor, Medical School.

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