Posted: December 10, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

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

Send information to


Olga Bain is a new senior research associate in the Office of Institutional Research and Reporting.

Bernard Chung is a new senior account representative in Student Accounts.

Maria DePalma is a new customer service assistant in Human Resources and Payroll.

Sonja Fitzner is a new medical data specialist in Student Health Services.

Christy Graham is a new administrative assistant in Purchasing and Accounts Payable.

Alfurquan Hall is a new boiler operator in Facilities Management.

Thomas James is the new HVAC technician in Facilities Management.

Dorothy Lockaby is the new head of access services for University Libraries.

Brittanie Lockard is the new coordinator for fitness and personal training in the Aquatic and Fitness Center.

Felisa Macaspac is a new office services specialist in Facilities Management.

Ashley Marshall-Lanier is a new coaches secretary in Intercollegiate Athletics.

Joy Morganis a new administrative assistant in Admissions.

Debra Ranson is a new graphic artist in Creative Services.

Jane Riley is a new fiscal assistant for the Fairfax Office of Continuing and Professional Education.

John A. Russell is the new building construction inspector in Facilities Management.

Carrie Santore is the new academic coordinator for Intercollegiate Athletics.

James W. Small is a new storekeeper in Facilities Management.

Thomas Steinert is the new supervisor in Print Services.

Kevin Stoy is the new marketing coordinator for the Center for Global Education.

Kara Zirkle is the new IT accessibility coordinator for the assistive technology initiative in the Office of Equity and Diversity Services.

College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Mary Jackson is the new graduate coordinator in the Department of Economics.

Jonathan Lesser is a new web developer and programmer in the Department of History and Art History.

College of Science

Sad Ahamed is a new postdoctoral research fellow in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry.

Gemelle Jensen is a new lab technician in the Department of Molecular and Microbiology.

Alessandra Luchini is a new research assistant professor in the Center for Applied Proteomics and Molecular Medicine.

Mariaelena Pierobon is a new research assistant professor in the Center for Applied Proteomics and Molecular Medicine.

Mari-Elaine Triolo is a new administrative assistant in the Department of Physics and Astronomy.

Robinson Professors

Spencer Crew is the new Clarence J. Robinson Professor of the Black American Experience.

School of Management

Timothy J. Curry is a new finance research professor.

The Volgenau School of Information Technology and Engineering

Marilyn Clark is a new administrative assistant in the Dean’s Office.

Write to at