Recent Faculty & Staff Milestones


Academic Affairs is delighted to announce and celebrate the promotions and permanent/continuing appointments of our faculty and staff. If you see them on campus or have a moment to send an email, please congratulate them.

Faculty Promotions

  • Avan Jassawalla, School of Business, promotion to Distinguished Professor, effective 11/10/2021
  • Intekhab Alam, School of Business, promotion to Distinguished Teaching Professor, effective 3/8/2022

Staff Promotions

  • Joseph Dolce, Computing & Information Technology, promotion to Senior Instructional Designer, effective 3/31/2022
  • Leilani Helmer, School of Education, promotion to Administrative Assistant 2, effective 4/8/2022
  • Angela Briggs, Departments of English and History, promotion to Administrative Assistant 1, effective 8/18/2022

    Faculty Promotion and Continuing Appointments

    Promotion to Associate Professor, effective 9/1/2022, and Continuing Appointment, effective 9/1/2023

    • Jeanne Galbraith, School of Education
    • Aaron Herold, Political Science and International Relations
    • Josephine Reinhardt, Biology
    • Yvonne Seale, History
    • Thea Stellato, School of Education

    Faculty Continuing Appointments

    Continuing Appointment, effective 9/1/2023

    • Sarah Brookes, Communication
    • Jennifer Guzman, Anthropology
    • Alla Myzelev, Art History
    • Anand Rao, Political Science and International Relations
    • Stephen Tulowiecki, Geography and Sustainability Studies

    Academic Librarian Continuing Appointments

    • William Jones, effective 9/1/2023
    • Sherry Larson-Rhodes, effective 9/22/2023
    • Alan Witt, effective 11/17/2023

    Staff Permanent Appointments

    • Flossie Stephens, Access Opportunity Programs, effective 3/4/2022
    • Jay Charlebois, Chemistry, effective 7/2/2022
    • Michael Mills, National Fellowships & Scholarships, effective 7/2/2022
    • Anne Lanzafame, Office of the Registrar, effective 10/22/2022
    • Emily McCrossen, Office of International Programs, effective 10/6/2023