Purdue trustees approve faculty promotions

April 13, 2012

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. -- Purdue University's board of trustees on Friday (April 13) approved faculty promotions. The following promotions are effective with the 2012-13 academic year:

WEST LAFAYETTE CAMPUS

To Professor

College of Agriculture
Mario G. Ferruzzi, professor of food science
Barbara L. Golden, professor of biochemistry

College of Education
Nadine E. Dolby, professor of curriculum studies

College of Engineering
William E. Anderson, professor of aeronautics and astronautics
William J. Chappell, professor of electrical and computer engineering
Phillip S. Dunston, professor of civil engineering
Hong Z. Tan, professor of electrical and computer engineering
Matthew W. Ohland, professor of engineering education
Julio C. Martinez, professor of civil engineering
Thomas M. Talavage, professor of electrical, computer and biomedical engineering

College of Health and Human Sciences
Elizabeth A. Strickland, professor of speech, language, and hearing sciences

College of Liberal Arts
Anne L. Fliotsos, professor of visual and performing arts
Alfred J. López, professor of English
Leigh S. Raymond, professor of political science

Libraries
Michael Fosmire, professor of library science

School of Management
Thomas H. Brush, professor of management
Mohit Tawarmalani, professor of management

College of Pharmacy
Karen S. Hudmon, professor of pharmacy practice
Lynne S. Taylor, professor of industrial and physical pharmacy

College of Science
Fabrice Baudoin, professor of mathematics
Kyoung-Shin Choi, professor of chemistry
Ralph M. Kaufmann, professor of mathematics
Chengde Mao, professor of chemistry
Arshak Petrosyan, professor of mathematics
Kenneth P. Ritchie, professor of physics
Dongbin Xiu, professor of mathematics and earth and atmospheric sciences

College of Technology
James E. Dietz, professor of computer and information technology
Ronald Sterkenburg, professor of aviation technology
Rajeswari Sundararajan, professor of electrical and computer engineering technology

College of Veterinary Medicine
José A. Ramos-Vara, professor of comparative pathobiology


To Associate Professor

College of Agriculture
Paul D. Ebner, associate professor of animal sciences
Levon T. Esters, associate professor of youth development and agricultural education
Matthew D. Ginzel, associate professor of entomology
Mark C. Hall, associate professor of biochemistry
Michael A. Jenkins, associate professor of forestry and natural resources
Xiaoqi Liu, associate professor of biochemistry
Roberto G. Lopez, associate professor of horticulture and landscape architecture
Kiersten A. Wise, associate professor of botany and plant pathology

College of Education
Ay?e Çiftçi, associate professor of educational studies
Anatoli Rapoport, associate professor of curriculum and instruction
Carrie A. Wachter Morris, associate professor of educational studies
Aman Yadav, associate professor of educational psychology

College of Engineering
Alina A. Alexeenko, associate professor of aeronautics and astronautics
Marisol Koslowski, associate professor of mechanical engineering
Vijay Raghunathan, associate professor of electrical and computer engineering
Jeffrey F. Rhoads, associate professor of mechanical engineering
Ruth A. Streveler, associate professor of engineering education
Chih-Chun Wang, associate professor of electrical and computer engineering
Zheng Ouyang, associate professor of biomedical engineering

College of Health and Human Sciences
Jeffrey D. Karpicke, associate professor of psychological sciences
Jeffrey M. Haddad, associate professor of health and kinesiology
Meghan H. McDonough, associate professor of health and kinesiology
Jessica K. Witt, associate professor of psychological sciences

College of Liberal Arts
Daniel R. Kelly, associate professor of philosophy
Jennifer L. Foray, associate professor of history
Jeong-Nam Kim, associate professor of communication
Melanie Shoffner, associate professor of English education
Kevin Stainback, associate professor of sociology
Fabian Winkler, associate professor of visual and performing arts
Christopher L. Yeomans, associate professor of philosophy

Libraries
Christopher C. Miller, associate professor of library science
Catherine Fraser Riehle, associate professor of library science
Mary Beth (Maribeth) Slebodnik, associate professor of library science

School of Management
Yu Hu, associate professor of management

College of Pharmacy
Douglas J. LaCount, associate professor of medicinal chemistry and molecular pharmacology
Markus A. Lill, associate professor of medicinal chemistry and molecular pharmacology

College of Science
Michael E. Baldwin, associate professor of earth and atmospheric sciences
Edward J. Bartlett, associate professor of biological sciences and biomedical sciences
Yong P. Chen, associate professor of physics
Gabor A. Csathy, associate professor of physics
Patrick Eugster, associate professor of computer science
José E. Figueroa-López, associate professor of statistics
Hersh J. Gilbert, associate professor of earth and atmospheric sciences
Tong Liu, associate professor of mathematics
Kevin J. Otto, associate professor of biological sciences and biomedical engineering
John R. Peterson, associate professor of physics
Luo Si, associate professor of computer science
Xiangyu Zhang, associate professor of computer science

College of Technology
Sergey I. Dubikovsky, associate professor of aviation technology
Daphene C. Koch, associate professor of building construction management
Helen A. McNally, associate professor of electrical and computer engineering technology

College of Veterinary Medicine
Rebecca A. Packer, associate professor of veterinary clinical sciences and basic medical sciences


To Clinical Professor

College of Veterinary Medicine
W. Mark Hilton, clinical professor of veterinary clinical sciences


To Clinical Associate Professor

College of Health and Human sciences
Anu Subramanian, clinical associate professor of speech, language, and hearing sciences

School of Management
Matthew Lynall, clinical associate professor of management
Teresa Sekine, clinical associate professor of management

College of Pharmacy
Yaman Kaakeh, clinical associate professor of pharmacy practice


To Clinical Assistant Professor

College of Education
Sarah J. Templin, clinical assistant professor of educational studies


To Research Associate Professor

College of Engineering
Timothée L. Pourpoint, research associate professor of aeronautics and astronautics
Sivanandan S. Harilal, research associate professor of nuclear engineering


CALUMET CAMPUS

To Professor
Susan E. Conners, professor of management
Jonathan Furdek, professor of operations management
Neeti Parashar, professor of physics
Lynn Zimmerman, professor of education

To Associate Professor
Gokarna R. Aryal, associate professor of statistics
Michelle E. Block, associate professor of nursing
Mohammed Errihani, associate professor of English / director of ESL Program
Emily J. Hixon, associate professor of education
Nicoleta E. Tarfulea, associate professor of mathematics
Chandramouli Viswanathan, associate professor of civil engineering


FORT WAYNE CAMPUS

To Professor
Suleiman A. Ashur, professor of civil engineering
Adam N. Coffman, professor of mathematics

To Associate Professor
Mohammad Alhassan, associate professor of civil engineering
Sandra E. Berry, associate professor of mathematics education
Yihao Deng, associate professor of statistics
Michelle A. Drouin, associate professor of psychology
Abdullah Eroglu, associate professor of electrical engineering
Rebecca S. Jensen, associate professor of nursing
Winfried S. Peters, associate professor of biology


IUPUI CAMPUS

To Professor
Mihran Tuceryan, professor of computer and information science

To Associate Professor
Olguta Buse, associate professor of mathematical sciences
Yogesh N. Joglekar, associate professor of physics
Jiliang Li, associate professor of biology
Horia I. Petrache, associate professor of physics
Kevin L. Rand, associate professor of psychology
Randall J. Roper, associate professor of biology
Jesse C. Stewart, associate professor of psychology
Yuni Xia, associate professor of computer and information science

To Senior Lecturer
Brian Woodahl, senior lecturer in physics


NORTH CENTRAL CAMPUS

To Professor
Cynthia S. Roberts, professor of organizational behavior and leadership

To Associate Professor
Mitchell S. Alix, associate professor of biology
Paul J. Hecht, associate professor of English
Marne J. Juestel, associate professor of nursing
Vanessa S. Quinn, associate professor of biology
Li-Zhe Tan, associate professor of electrical and computer engineering technology