Transitions

Posted: October 3, 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.

Send information to gazette@gmu.edu. Note: because of the volume of hires for the fall, a second column of Transitions will be published next week.

Administration

Zakir Alam is the new systems support analyst for the Admissions Office.

Katrina Allen is the new assistant coach for women’s track.

Janelle Barlow is the new administrative office specialist for the Prince William Campus.

Shane Beers is the new digital repository services librarian in University Libraries.

Lan Kim Christina Cipara is the new special projects coordinator for the Provost’s Office.

Joya Crear is the new director of Diversity Programs and Services.

Sharon DeMarse is the new Sponsored Programs Administration manager.

Amy Duffey is the new receptionist and data manager for the Academic Advising Center.

Adam Fielding is the new Reading Room supervisor and archivist for University Libraries.

Shannon Finley is the new buyer specialist for the Purchasing Office.

Michael Fletcher Jr. is the new desktop support technician at the Prince William Campus.

Darren Guensch is the new director of operations for women’s basketball.

Kristie Hurst is the new buyer specialist for Facilities Management.

Donald Whiteside is the new applications analyst for the Office of Enrollment Management.

College of Education and Human Development

Monimalika Day is a new assistant professor.

Margaret Gonzales, office manager of the Center for Language and Culture, retired.

Shannon Hardy is a new assistant professor.

Jane McDonald, professor, retired.

Erin Peters is a new assistant professor.

Shahron Williams van Rooij is a new assistant professor.

College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Omar Al-Ubaydli is a new assistant professor of economics.

Joshua Arthurs is a new postdoctoral teaching fellow of history.

Carryl Baldwin is a new assistant professor of psychology.

Marjorie Battaglia is a new assistant professor of psychology.

Robert Bernard is a new instructor at New Century College.

Bernadette Costello is a new instructor of English.

Reeshad Dalal is a new assistant professor of psychology.

Douglas Eyman is a new assistant professor of English.

Manako Fujiwara is a new term assistant professor of modern and classical languages.

Christopher Gregg is a new assistant professor of history.

Bassam Haddad is a new assistant professor of public and international affairs.

Christine Haynes is a new instructor of communication.

Saida Hodzic is a new term assistant professor for women’s studies.

Nicole Hudgins is a new postdoctoral fellow of history.

Peter Leeson is a new assistant professor of economics.

Erika Lin is a new assistant professor of English.

Garett Jones is a new assistant professor of economics.

Edward Mailbach is a new professor of communication.

Francien Markx is a new assistant professor of modern and classical languages.

Carla Marcantonio is a new assistant professor of English.

Corrine McCarthy is a new assistant professor of English.

Linda Merola is a new assistant professor of administration of justice.

Anne Nicotera is a new associate professor of communication.

College of Health and Human Services

Paul Clark is a new assistant professor of social work.

Carol Cleaveland is a new assistant professor of social work.

Constance Gewa is a new assistant professor of global and community health.

Randall Keyser is a new associate professor.

Khalid Moidu is a new research professor of health administration and policy.

John Shiver is a new instructor for health administration and policy.

Jonas Webster is a new assistant professor for global and community health.

Ali Weinstein is a new assistant professor.

Yu-Wei Yang is a new assistant professor of health administration and policy.

College of Science

Roongroj Chokngamwong is a new research associate for Earth systems.

Nancy Conwell is the new director of facilities planning and special projects.

Paul Cooper is a new assistant professor of chemistry.

John Cressman is a new assistant professor of physics.

Kevin Curtin is a new associate professor of geography.

Maria Emelianenko is a new assistant professor of math.

Rebecca Forkner is a new assistant professor of environmental science and policy.

Jennifer Hauck is a new lab and research specialist in environmental science and policy.

Sangwook Kim is a new assistant professor of math.

Timothy Leslie is a new assistant professor of geography.

Charles Madden is a new term assistant professor of molecular and microbiology.

Germana Manca is a new assistant professor of geography.

Anup Prasad is a new research assistant professor.

Philip Richards is a new research associate of physics.

Padmanabhan Seshaiyer is a new associate professor of math.

Ramesh Singh is a new professor of Earth systems.

Girum Urgessa is a new assistant professor.

Institute for Conflict Analysis and Resolution

Andrea Bartoli is a new professor.

Amanda Fillmore is the new executive secretary.

Krasnow Institute for Advanced Study

Alexei Samsonsvich is a new assistant professor.

College of Visual and Performing Arts

Thomas Britt is a new assistant professor of film and video studies.

Richard Novak is a new assistant professor of music.

Karen Reedy is a new assistant professor of dance.

School of Law

Laura Bradford is a new assistant professor.

Eric Claeys is a new associate professor.

Sally Katzen-Dyk is a visiting professor.

Christine Kymnis a new associate professor.

School of Management

Jennifer Aranda is the new administrative coordinator of the Dean’s Office.

Kathryn Forde-Crosby, Dean’s Office, retired.

Angelisa Gillyard is a new assistant professor of decision science and MIS.

Karen Kitching is a new assistant professor of accounting.

Claus Langfred is a new associate professor of management instruction.

Anne Margo is a new associate professor of accounting.

Tracy McMichael is a new instructor of accounting.

Neta Moye is the new assistant dean for executive education programs.

Mikhail Pavzner is a new assistant professor of accounting.

Alexander Phillipov is a new assistant professor of finance.

Lainsheng Tang is a new assistant professor of statistics.

Cheryl Welch is a new administrative and program specialist.

Fei Xie is a new assistant professor of finance.

School of Public Policy

Robin Listokin is a new assistant professor.

Irina Morozova is the new executive director of the Terrorism, Transnational Crime and Corruption Center.

Karen Saunders is the new senior program manager and researcher of the Terrorism, Transnational Crime and Corruption Center.

Louise Shelley is a new professor.

Volgenau School of Information and Technology

Daniel Fleck is a new instructor of computer science.

Ricci Heishman is a new instructor of computer science.

Fei Li is a new assistant professor of computer science.

Qiliang Li is a new assistant professor of electrical engineering.

Sam Malek is a new assistant professor of information and software engineering.

Hongwei Sheng is a new assistant professor of computer and data science.

Angelos Stavrou is a new assistant professor of computer and data science.

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