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Volume 6, No. 12, August 31, 2012
   

Spring 2012 Promotion and Tenure List

Rensselaer’s faculty includes National Science Foundation Presidential Faculty Fellows, National Science Foundation Faculty Early Career Development Award winners, and members of the National Academy of Engineering, the National Academy of Sciences, and other eminent professional organizations.

“Rensselaer faculty are at the forefront of their peers in their teaching and scholarship,” said Prabhat Hajela, provost. “They not only provide an engaging classroom environment, but also actively involve our students in discoveries and generation of new knowledge. I heartily congratulate these faculty members for this recognition of their exceptional accomplishments and wish them continued success in their careers.”

Following is the Promotion and Tenure List that was approved at the May 25, 2012, Board of Trustees’ meeting:

Gyorgy Korniss, Department of Physics, Applied Physics, and Astronomy, has been promoted to full professor.

Yuri Lvov, Department of Mathematical Sciences, has been promoted to full professor.

Malik Magdon-Ismail, Department of Computer Science, has been promoted to full professor.

James Jian-Qiang Lu, Department of Electrical, Computer, and Systems Engineering, has been promoted to full professor with tenure.

Elliot Anshelevich, Department of Computer Science, has been promoted to associate professor with tenure.

Jonas Braasch, School of Architecture, has been promoted to associate professor with tenure.

David Corr, Department of Biomedical Engineering, has been promoted to associate professor with tenure.

Xavier Intes, Department of Biomedical Engineering, has been promoted to associate professor with tenure.

Eric Ledet, Department of Biomedical Engineering, has been promoted to associate professor with tenure.

Dan Lewis, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, has been promoted to associate professor with tenure.

Kim Lewis, Department of Physics, Applied Physics, and Astronomy, has been promoted to associate professor with tenure.

Lee Ligon, Department of Biology, has been promoted to associate professor with tenure.

Dean Nieusma, Department of Science and Technology Studies, has been promoted to associate professor with tenure.

Hao Zhao, Lally School of Management and Technology, has been promoted to associate professor with tenure.

Farhan Gandhi, Department of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering, is a new hire who has been appointed as the Rosalind and John J. Redfern Jr. ’33 Professor of Engineering.

 

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