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Phone: 401-874-2116 Fax: 401-874-7872

URI announces faculty promotions

KINGSTON, R.I. -- May 10, 2002 -- The University of Rhode Island has announced the following faculty promotions for 2002.

Promotions to the Rank of Full Professor, Level III
(Effective July 1, 2002)

Bullock, Robert C. Arts & Sciences West Kingston
Cornillon, Peter C. Oceanography Saunderstown
Holmes, Wendy B. Arts & Sciences Providence
Kass-Simon, Gabriele Arts & Sciences Warwick
Kay, Steven M. Engineering Middletown
Killingbeck, Keith T. Arts & Sciences Charlestown
Koske, Richard E. Arts & Sciences Wakefield
Leo, John R. Arts & Sciences Providence
O’Malley, William T. Library Kingston
Onorato, Ronald J. Arts & Sciences Newport
Opaluch, James J. Environment & Life Sciences Wakefield
Quina, Kathryn K. Arts & Sciences Warwick
Wimbush, Mark Oceanography Kingston
Yang, Sze C. Arts & Sciences Wakefield

Promotions to the Rank of Full Professor
(Effective July 1, 2002)


Fay-Wolfe, Victor Arts & Sciences West Kingston
Foster, Cheryl A. Arts & Sciences Providence
Gititi, Gitahi Arts & Sciences Wakefield
Hammadou Sullivan, JoAnn Arts & Sciences Charlestown
LaVelle, Marquisa Arts & Sciences West Kingston
Maynard, Brian Knowles Environment & Life Sciences Peace Dale
Molloy, David Scott Labor Research Center West Kingston
Patnoad, Martha Smith Environment & Life Sciences Wyoming
Peckham, Joan M. Arts & Sciences Kingston
Schaffran, Jerome Arlen Human Science and Services North Kingstown
Suzawa, Gilbert S. Arts & Sciences Providence
Taggart, David G. Engineering North Kingstown
Veyera, George E. Engineering East Greenwich

Promotions to the Rank of Full Professor with Tenure
(Effective July 1, 2002)


Oxley, Jimmie Carol Arts & Sciences Narragansett
Smith, James L. Arts & Sciences Narragansett
Spivack, Arthur J. Oceanography Jamestown

Promotions to the Rank of Associate Professor with Tenure
(Effective July 1, 2002)


Bodah, Matthew M. Labor Research Center Newport
de los Heros, Susana Arts & Sciences Peace Dale
Fey-Yensan, Nancy L. Environment & Life Sciences Charlestown
Forrester, Graham E. Arts & Sciences Kingston
George, Timothy S. Arts & Sciences Wakefield
Kulenovic, Mustafa R. Arts & Sciences Kingston
Lucht, Brett L. Arts & Sciences South Kingstown
Martin, Lenore M. Environment & Life Sciences North Kingstown
Mather, Ian Roderick Arts & Sciences Wakefield
McClure, Kevin R. Arts & Sciences Wakefield
Parillo, Joseph M. Arts & Sciences North Kingstown
Rogers, Margaret R. Arts & Sciences Providence
Stolt, Mark H. Environment & LifeSciences West Kingston
Sullivan, Mary C. Nursing West Kingston
Varki, Sajeev Business Administration Kingston
von Reinhart, Walter Arts & Sciences Providence
Wills, V. Sheri Arts & Sciences Providence
Wood, Mark D. Arts & Sciences North Kingstown

Promotions to the Rank of Associate Professor
(Effective July 1, 2002)


Brand, Stephen Human Science and Services Exeter
Crisman, Everett E. Engineering Woonsocket
Luisi, Andrea F. Pharmacy Cumberland
Pegueros, Rosa Maria Arts & Sciences Providence

Tenure Only
(Effective July 1, 2002)


Knott, J. Eugene Human Science & Services Peace Dale
Zawia, Nasser H. Pharmacy Richmond

Tenure Upon Appointment
(Effective July 1, 2002)


Ballard, Robert Graduate School of Oceanography Essex, Conn

For Information: Linda A. Acciardo 401-874-2116

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