The Kansas Board of Regents recently approved a recommended list of faculty for promotions and tenure at Kansas University.
Recommendations for promotion or tenure normally originate at the department, school or division level. Reviews of each candidate are made at several levels, including the vice chancellor for academic affairs, the executive vice chancellor and the chancellor, before being forwarded to the regents for consideration.
Here is a list of those faculty members granted tenure and receiving promotions at KU:
Ralph Byers, mathematics; Tom Engler, chemistry; Liane Davis, social welfare; Stephen Goddard, art history; John Head, law; Lee Mann, design; Steven J. Maynard-Moody, public administration; Barbara Romzek, public administration; Steven J. Sanders, physics & astronomy; Barbara Schowen, chemistry; Gregory Simpson, psychology; Bala Subramaniam, chemical & petroleum engineering; Beverly Davenport Sypher, communication studies; Doug Walker, geology; Kim Wilcox, speech/language/hearing.
Omofolabo Ajayi, theatre & film/women's studies; Byron Alexander, entomology; Joseph Anderson, theatre & film; Monica Biernat, psychology; Lisa Bitel, history; David Braaten, physics & astronomy; Rosemary Chapin, social welfare; Marc Greenberg, Slavic languages & literatures; Mary Lynn Hamilton, curriculum & instruction; Mary Lee Hummert, communications studies; Naihuan Jing, mathematics; Nancy Kinnersley, computer science; Ben Leimkuhler, mathematics; Diane Loeb, speech/language/hearing; Gwendolyn Macpherson, geology; Charles W. Marsh, journalism; Sanjay Mishra, business; David W. Petr, electrical engineering & computer science; Barbara Phipps, curriculum & instruction; Kevin Price, geography; Catherine Schwoerer, business; Higath Sivan, history; Iris Smith, English; Val Smith, environmental studies/systematics & ecology; Marylee Southard, chemical & petroleum engineering; Ray Taghavi, aerospace engineering.
Courtesy associate professor
Todd D. Williams, medicinal chemistry.
David Pardue, libraries.
Janis A. Bulgren, Center for Research on Learning; Evan Franseen, Kansas Geological Survey; Todd D. Williams, medicinal chemistry.
B. Keith Lenz, Center for Research on Learning; Mark Mathews, human development & family life; Ricardo Olea, Kansas Geological Survey; Fusao Takusagawa, chemistry; Donald Whittemore, Kansas Geological Survey.
Jonathan Clark, British history; Robert Hemenway, Chancellor, English; Leonard Krishtalka, Natural History Museum and systematics & ecology.
Lauren Aaronson, School of Nursing; James Delmore, ob/gyn (Wichita campus); William F. Gabrielli Jr., psychiatry; Vincent Gattone II, anatomy & cell biology; Steven B. Gollub, medicine; Joan S. Hunt, anatomy & cell biology.
Federico Adler, surgery; John Hunkeler, ophthalmology; Stephen R. Smalley, radiation oncology.
W. Dale Horst, psychiatry & behavioral science (Wichita campus).
Kirkman G. Baxter, radiology; George C. Enders, anatomy & cell biology; Timothy J. Hall, radiology; Jean P. Hubble, neurology; Sarah Johnston, medicine (Wichita campus); Helen B. Lovell, pediatrics; Richard L. Meisel, ob/gyn (Wichita campus); C. Don Morgan, psychiatry & behavioral science (Wichita campus); Scott Moser, family medicine (Wichita campus); Kenneth M. Payne, medicine; Peggy A. Sellner, anatomy & cell biology; Edward L. Siegel, radiology.
Clinical associate professor
James Anderson, medicine (Wichita campus); Martha U. Barnard, pediatrics; Michael Grant, medicine (Wichita campus); King Y. Lee, ophthalmology; John P. Murphy, surgery; Phyllis L. Steer, anesthesiology.
Research associate professor
William S. Harris, medicine; John G. Wood, surgery.
Mary C. Boyce, family medicine (Wichita campus); Perri Cagle, physical therapy; Brenda K. Taylor, medicine (Wichita campus); Marla Ullom-Minnoch, family medicine (Wichita campus).
Clinical assistant professor
Timothy B. Cavenaugh, ophthalmology; Katherine A. Fletcher, School of Nursing; Timothy J. Harkins, ophthalmology; Sara S. O'Connell, ophthalmology; Thomas Reals, medicine (Wichita campus); Denise Sherman, medicine, (Wichita campus).
Mark S. Austenfeld, surgery; Joan S. Hunt, anatomy & cell biology; Timothy J. Hall, radiology; Jean P. Hubble, neurology; Ken Kallail, family medicine; James D. Kindscher, anesthesiology; C. Don Morgan, psychiatry & behavioral science; Kenneth M. Payne, internal medicine; Peggy A. Sellner, anatomy & cell biology; Edward L. Siegel, radiology; Ronald L. Torline, anesthesiology.