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URI announces faculty promotions

Media Contact: URI Communications, 401-874-2116

KINGSTON, R.I. -- March 31, 2008, -- The University of Rhode Island has announced the following faculty promotions effective July 1, 2008:

Full Professor

Durand, Alain-Philippe, Modern & Classical, Languages & Literature,Arts & Sciences, Cranston
Mather, Ian Roderick, History, Arts & Sciences, Kingston
McWilliams, Scott, Natural Resource Science, Environment & Life Sciences,Kingston
Parang, Keykavous, Biomedical & Pharmaceutical,Sciences, Pharmacy, Wakefield
Shen, Yang, Oceanography, E. Greenwich
Smith, David, Oceanography, Kingston
Stolt, Mark, Natural Resource Science, Environment & Life Sciences,W. Kingston
Sun, Gongqin, Cell & Molecular Biology, Environment & Life Sciences, Wakefield
Brand, Stephen, School of Education, Human Science & Services, Exeter

Full Professor
Tenure Only

Dunphy, Lynn, Nursing, Narragansett
Webb, Jacqueline, Biological Sciences, Environment & Life Sciences, Kingston

Promotions to
Associate Professor

Bratburg, Jeffrey, Pharmacy Practice, Cranston
Charpentier, Margaret, Pharmacy Practice, N. Kingstown
Lavin, Mary, Nursing, Middletown
Matson, Kelly, Pharmacy Practice, Providence
Orr, Katherine Kelly, Pharmacy Practice, Charlestown
Stout, Patricia, Nursing, Portsmouth

Promotions to
Associate Professor
With Consequent Tenure

Ciccomascolo, Lori, Kinesiology, Human Science & Services, Providence
Dalton, Tracey Morin, Marine Affairs, Environment & Life Sciences, Newport
Ellis, M. Kathleen, Kinesiology, Human Science & Services, E. Greenwich
Flannery-Schroeder, Ellen,Psychology, Arts & Sciences, N. Stonington, CT
Hunter, Christopher, Civil & Environmental ,Engineering, Wakefield
Hutt, Ron, Art, Arts & Sciences, Kingston
Irvine, Steven, Biological Sciences, Environment & Life Sciences, Newport
Kim, Mikyong, Communicative Disorders, Human Science & Services, Kingston
Kusz, Kyle, Kinesiology, Human Science & Services, Cranston
LaLuna, Michelangelo, Languages, Arts & Sciences, Kingston
Lauzon Clabo, Laurie, Nursing, Portsmouth
Lillethun, Abby, Textiles, Fashion Merchandising & Design, Human Science & Services, Teaneck, NJ
Shin, Seung Kyoon, Business Administration, Business, E. Greenwich
Sparks, Jacqueline, Human Development & Family, Studies, Human Science & Services, S. Kingstown
Stein, Lynda, Psychology, Arts & Sciences, N. Scituate
Torrens, Kathleen, Communication Studies, Arts & Sciences, Providence
Wyant, Sarina, Library, Newport

Associate Professor,
Tenure Only

Coppa, Denise, Nursing, N. Kingstown

Promotions to
Full Professor, Level III,

August, Peter, Natural Resource Science, Environment & Life Sciences,Kingston
Bradley, Terence, Fisheries, Animal & Veterinary Science, Environment & Life Sciences, Northbridge, MA
Harlow, Lisa, Psychology, Arts & Sciences, Exeter
Hickox, Charles, Business Administration, W. Kingston
Hume, Anne, Pharmacy Practice, Portsmouth
Lardaro, Leonard, Economics, Arts & Sciences, Peace Dale
Mead, Arthur, Economics, Arts & Sciences, Newport
Owens, Norma, Pharmacy Practice, Providence
Westin, Stuart, Business Administration, Wakefield