2020 Faculty promotions announced

Thirty six faculty members have been promoted to professor or associate professor with tenure, effective the fall 2020 semester.

Additionally, nine full-time participating faculty members were promoted to clinical professor, clinical associate professor, clinical assistant professor or associate librarian, and seven faculty members’ emerita/emeritus status was conferred.  

Faculty promoted to professor:  

Faculty promoted to associate professor with tenure:  

Dr. Kimberlee Gretebeck (nursing) and Debra Krajec (digital media and performing arts) were awarded tenure. 

Full-time participating faculty members promoted to clinical professor: 

Full-time participating faculty members promoted to clinical associate professor:  

Dr. Jennie Peters (nursing) was promoted to clinical assistant professor.  

Leatha Miles-Edmonson and Kate Otto were promoted to associate librarian.  

Faculty promoted to professor emeritus/emerita:  

Dr. Belén Castañeda (languages, literatures and cultures) was promoted to associate professor emerita.  

The emerita/emeritus ranking takes effect upon retirement.