URI announces faculty promotions

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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