Transitions

Posted: October 8, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: October 7, 2009 at 4:22 pm

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

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Note: Because of the large number of hires at the beginning of the fall semester, this is only a partial list. The remainder of fall hires will be published in the next few weeks.

Administration

Heewa Arya is a new grounds worker in Facilities Management.

Carol G. Daugherty is the new director of corporate and foundation relations in the Development Office.

Frederick Dugan is a new assistant teacher in the Child Development Center.

Catherine Fenuccio is a new assistant teacher in the Child Development Center.

James L. Miller is the new veterans transition coordinator in the Office of Admissions.

College of Education and Human Development

Cecilia Alvarado is a new instructor.

Devashish Chhetri is a new program resource manager in the Center for the Advancement of Public Health.

Gayle Cicero is a new instructor.

Jodi M. Duke is a new assistant professor.

Courtney Fletcher is a new assistant professor.

Debra J. Fulcher is a new instructor.

Christopher J. Johnston is a new assistant professor.

Kristy Lee Park is a new assistant professor.

Bonnie Lewis Pfoutz is a new assistant professor.

Andrea Sobel is a new assistant professor.

Candace Strawn is a new assistant professor.

Alan Sturrock is a new assistant professor.

Beverly M. Woody is a new assistant professor.

College of Health and Human Services

Cara Frankenfeld is a new assistant professor in the Department of Global and Community Health.

Cathleen Lewandowski is the new chair and professor in the Department of Social Work.

College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Cemil Aydin is a new associate professor in the Department of History and Art History.

Alejandra Balestra is a new term assistant professor in the Department of Modern and Classical Languages.

Gerard A. Beck is a new assistant professor in the Department of Modern and Classical Languages.

David F. Ericson is a new associate professor in the Department of Public and International Affairs.

Grover Foehlinger is a new associate professor and director of the school psychology program.

Frederick Gibbs is a new assistant professor in the Department of History and Art History.

Juliane Hammer is a new assistant professor in the religious studies program.

Jennifer H. Lansbury is a new assistant professor in the Department of History and Art History.

Brian Lawton is a new assistant professor in the Department of Administration of Justice.

Keith Renshaw is a new assistant professor in the Department of Psychology.

Chad E. Seales is a new assistant professor in the religious studies program.

Lawrence H. White is a new professor in the Department of Economics.

James Witte is a new professor and director of the Center for Social Science Research in the Department of Sociology and Anthropology.

College of Science

Erhai Zhao is a new assistant professor in the Department of Physics and Astronomy.

College of Visual and Performing Arts

Christopher D’Amboise is a new visiting guest artist and assistant professor in the School of Dance.

Kylene Kehn-Hall is a new assistant professor in Life Sciences.

Hyun Yul Kim is a new research associate in the Department of Computational and Data Sciences.

Carole E. Rosenstein is a new assistant professor in the arts management program.

Krasnow Institute for Advanced Study

Andrew T. Crooks is a new assistant professor in computational social science.

School of Management

Jon W. Beard is a new associate professor of information systems and operations management.

Jongdoo Lee is a new assistant professor of finance.

Gretchen Lester is a new assistant professor of management.

School of Public Policy

James L. Narel is the new academic director of the MS in peace operations program.

The Volgenau School of Information Technology and Engineering

Jan M. Allbeck is a new assistant professor in the Department of Computer Science.

Deborah Goodings is a new professor and chair of the Department of Civil, Environmental and Infrastructure Engineering.

Barry Liner is a new assistant professor in the Department of Civil, Environmental and Infrastructure Engineering.

Craig A. Lorie is a new assistant professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering.

Anand Vidyashankar is a new visiting professor in the Department of Statistics.

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