Transitions

Posted: April 11, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

This periodic column highlights the comings and goings of George Mason faculty and staff, as well as promotions and job changes within the university.

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Administration

Heather Aleknavage is the new administrative assistant in the Office of Sponsored Programs.

Betty Beatson, Human Resources and Payroll, retired.

Laura Bell is a new administrative assistant in the Office of the Provost.

Amber Bennett is a new officer in University Police.

Carol Bock is a new immunization/allergy specialist in the Student Health Center.

Courtney Brenkus is the new academic coordinator in Intercollegiate Athletics.

John Cameron is a new project manager in Facilities Management.

Matthew Carroll is a new assistant sports turf manager in Intercollegiate Athletics.

Blanche Cathcart, University Police, retired.

Lori Cohen is a new coordinator in University Life.

Peggy Collins is the new executive assistant in Human Resources and Payroll.

Cecil Cooper, Facilities Management, retired.

Yojanna Cuenca-Sanchez is a new learning specialist in Learning Services.

Adam Curtis is a new field services technician in the Information Technology Unit.

Lane DeSimone is a new third party account representative in Student Accounts.

Ellen Gallagher is the new assistant coach for women’s rowing in Intercollegiate Athletics.

Susan Gossman is a new research administration manager in the Office of Sponsored Programs.

Colby Grant is the new intramural manager in Intercollegiate Athletics.

Richard Holt is a new trainer in Human Resources and Payroll.

Jennifer Jakeman is a new communications officer in University Police.

Sandra Kelso, University Libraries, retired.

Matthew MacLean is a new boiler operator in Facilities Management.

James McClurkin, Facilities Management, retired.

Anthony Miller is a new power plant mechanic in Facilities Management.

Christopher Moy is the new director of the Office of Disability Services.

Priyanka Nanda is the new customer service supervisor in Human Resources and Payroll.

Delwar Patwary is the new power plant shift supervisor in Facilities Management.

Dartanya Porch is the new assistant coach for women’s volleyball in Intercollegiate Athletics.

Joyce Price is a new bibliographic search coordinator in University Libraries.

Catherine Probst is a new public relations coordinator in Media Relations.

Simin Radjou is a new travel coordinator for Accounts Payable.

Meena Rajan is now the operations coordinator for Human Resources and Payroll.

Kathleen Rodrigues is a new fiscal technician in Accounts Payable.

Alexander Roldan is a new vehicle services attendant in Facilities Management.

Erin Scherer is a new administrative assistant in the Transfer Center.

Blake Selinsky is a new records assistant in the Office of the Registrar.

Maria Seniw is a new donor relations and communications assistant for the George Mason University Foundation.

Betty Tillman, Economics, retired.

Duong Truong, Housekeeping, retired.

Mary Susan Van Neunen is a new senior accountant in Development.

Robert Wagner is a new technical services technician in DoIT, Classroom Technologies.

Janet Walker is now the work/life and communications coordinator in Human Resources and Payroll.

College of Education and Human Development

Afsaneh Ziaee is the new officer manager in the Fast Train Program.

College of Health and Human Services

Halaevalu Vakalahi is a new associate professor in Social Work.

College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Evan Baum is the new director of Undergraduate Academic Programs.

Andrey Borbunov is a new postdoctoral research fellow in Psychology.

Dhruti Desai is the new budget coordination in Communication.

Christine Holl is the new web designer.

Danielle Johnson is the new development assistant.

Daniel Terhar is the new lab manager in Psychology.

College of Science

Weiguo Han is postdoctoral research associate in Earth Systems and Geoinformation Science.

Mohammed Lach-Hab is a new research assistant professor in Computational and Data Sciences.

Mark Ross is a new research associate professor.

Jibo Xie is a new research faculty member for the Center for Earth Observing and Space Research.

Institute for Conflict Analysis and Resolution

Muriah Newland is the new executive secretary.

School of Management

George Wang is a new research professor in Finance.

School of Public Policy

Tracy Nayar is the new assistant business manager for the Mason Enterprise Center.

The Volgenau School of Information Technology and Engineering

John Gero is a new research professor.

Cheryl Howe is a new academic advisor in Applied Information Technology.

Mark Lancaster is a research assistant professor in Applied Information Technology.

Therese Michael is a new administrative assistant in Computer Science.

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