College of Arts, Sciences, and Letters

CASL Faculty Promotion and Tenure

At their May 19, 2016 meeting, the University of Michigan Regents approved promotions and tenure for 14 CASL faculty members.  Below is a listing of the faculty members and their new titles.

 

  • Imran Aijaz, promoted to associate professor of philosophy, with tenure; Department of Literature, Philosophy, and the Arts; College of Arts, Sciences, and Letters
  • Rayne Allinson, promoted to associate professor of history, with tenure; Department of Social Sciences; College of Arts, Sciences, and Letters
  • Krisanu Bandyopadhyay, promoted to professor of chemistry, with tenure; Department of Natural Sciences; College of Arts, Sciences, and Letters
  • Melissa S. Bowlin, promoted to associate professor of biology, with tenure; Department of Natural Sciences; College of Arts, Sciences, and Letters
  • William DeGenaro, promoted to professor of composition and rhetoric, with tenure; Department of Language, Culture, and Communication; College of Arts, Sciences, and Letters
  • Paul J. Draus, promoted to professor of sociology, with tenure; Department of Behavioral Sciences; College of Arts, Sciences, and Letters
  • Ivy Forsythe-Brown, promoted to associate professor of sociology, with tenure; Department of Behavioral Sciences; College of Arts, Sciences, and Letters
  • Daniel B. Lawson, promoted to professor of chemistry, with tenure; Department of Natural Sciences;College of Arts, Sciences, and Letters
  • Diana Y. Ng, promoted to associate professor of art history, with tenure; Department of Literature, Philosophy, and the Arts; College of Arts, Sciences, and Letters
  • Nehal A. Patel, promoted to associate professor of sociology, with tenure; Department of Behavioral Sciences, College of Arts, Sciences, and Letters
  • Jennifer L. Proctor, promoted to associate professor of communication, with tenure; Department of Language, Culture, and Communication; College of Arts, Sciences, and Letters
  • Elizabeth E. Rohan, promoted to professor of composition and rhetoric, with tenure; Department of Language, Culture, and Communication; College of Arts, Sciences, and Letters
  • Mitchel A. Sollenberger, promoted to professor of political science, with tenure; Department of Social Sciences; College of Arts, Sciences and Letters
  • Francia E. Martinez Valencia, promoted to associate professor of Spanish, with tenure; Department of Language, Culture, and Communication; College of Arts, Sciences, and Letters