University-Level Promotions Review Committee Announced
February 07, 2020
The 2019-20 University-Level Promotions Review Committee met with the provost and executive vice president to participate in the development of recommendations on promotions in the ranks of instructor faculty, assistant and associate professors. The committee’s recommendations are considered by the provost and the president; the president makes the final decision.
Members serving on the committee this year were: Sanford Eigenbrode, distinguished professor in entomology, plant pathology and nematology; Jerry Fairley, professor in geological sciences; Sydney Freeman, associate professor in educational leadership and counseling; Kristin Henrich, librarian with the rank of associate professor; Ronda Hirnyck, Extension professor, southern district; Graham Hubbs, associate professor, politics and philosophy; David Lee-Painter, professor, Theatre Arts; Timothy Link, professor, forest, rangeland and fire sciences; Anne Marshall, professor, architecture; Jean Mattimoe, associate professor, law; Dev Shrestha, professor, biological engineering; and Eric Stuen, associate professor, business.
Ex-officio members include: Torrey Lawrence, vice provost for faculty; Jerry McMurtry, dean, College of Graduate Studies; Brad Ritts, associate vice president for Research and Economic Development; Mary Stout, senior executive assistant to the provost and executive vice president; and John Wiencek, provost and executive vice president, chair of the University-Level Promotions Review Committee.
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