Transitions

Posted: September 14, 2010 at 1:02 am, Last Updated: September 13, 2010 at 6:00 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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Administration

Stephen Barber is the new food service and facilities technician for Student Centers.

Elizabeth Busch is a new receptionist/administrative assistant for Purchasing and Accounts Payable.

Christine Dorney is the new academic coordinator in Intercollegiate Athletics.

Rosanna Rebeca Duran is a new resident director for Housing and Residence Life.

Catherine Ferraro, formerly an associate manager in the Office of Media and Public Relations, is now a manager.

Sabrina Lunin is a new admissions counselor in the Office of Admissions.

Carole A. Richardson, alumni relations coordinator in Alumni Affairs, is retiring in September.


Andrew Ruxer is a new junior payroll specialist in Human Resources and Payroll.

Sarah Schindhelm is the new Arlington Campus public information manager for University Information.

Elizabeth Stoehr is a new resident director for Housing and Residence Life.

Sarah Harper Walz, formerly Johnson Center Information Desk manager, is now administrative assistant for the Fairfax Office of Continuing Professional Education.

College of Health and Human Services

Laura Dwyer is a new administrative office specialist.

College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Jackie Anderson is the new administrative coordinator in the Department of Public and International Affairs.

Anne My Le is a new conference coordinator for the Association of Writers and Writing Programs.

Maren Strenziok is a new postdoctoral researcher in the Department of Psychology.

Aaron McLean Winter is a new instructor in the Department of English.

College of Science

Sharon Bloomquist, formerly assistant to the graduate and PhD coordinator in the Department of History and Art History, is now graduate program coordinator in the Department of Environmental Science and Policy.

Carrie Pascoe is a new IT specialist for the Center for Biodefense and Infectious Diseases.

Enrique Rivera is a new accountant for the Center for Biodefense and Infectious Diseases.

Chao Yang is a new research associate in the Center for Spatial Information Science and Systems.

School of Management

David S. Oler, formerly a budget personnel analyst in the Office of Budget and Planning, is now a financial analyst for the Dean’s Office.

Isaac Thweatt, formerly assistant director for external relations, is now assistant director of development.

School of Public Policy

Shannon Hettler is the new assistant director for PhD student services.

The Volgenau School of Information Technology and Engineering

George L. Donohue, professor in Systems Engineering and Operations Research, is retiring in September.


Nicole Jerome is a new administrative assistant in the Department of Civil, Environmental, and Infrastructure Engineering.

Jade T. Perez, formerly assistant director for operations, is now director of graduate admissions and enrollment services.

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