Posted: August 20, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: August 18, 2009 at 3:23 pm

This occasional column reports on the comings and goings of faculty and staff, as well as job changes and promotions. Send information to


Nell Barnes is the new associate director of annual giving for the Annual Fund.

Mariama Boney is the new director of University Information. Most recently she was the director of member initiatives and constituent relations for American College Personnel Association-College Student Educators International.

Lance Florence is a new worker in Facilities Management.

Kelly Woodward is a new worker in Facilities Management.

College of Education and Human Development

Janet Holmes, PhD Program Office, will retire in September.

Lynn Walker Levy, Fast Train Program, will retire in September.

College of Science

Yong Xie is a new postdoctoral research associate in the Department of Atmospheric, Oceanic and Earth Sciences.

Office of the Provost

Keith Bushey, formerly assistant vice president for special projects in administration, is now the director of research compliance, security and entrepreneurship.

Anne Schiller is the new associate provost for international projects.

School of Public Policy

Timothy O’Hara is a new PhD student services assistant.

The Volgenau School of Information Technology and Engineering

Michael S. Bronzini, professor in the Department of Civil, Environmental and Infrastucture Engineering, will retire in September.

Katarzyna Rogawska is a new program assistant in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering.

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