Faculty receive promotion and tenure

Miami University’s board of trustees approved the promotion and/or tenure of 32 faculty members and the promotion of three librarians at its Feb. 19 meeting. The actions take effect July 1, 2016.

For Promotion to Professor:

Helane Androne, English

Mitchell Balish, microbiology

S. Burcin Bayram, physics

Moira Casey, English

Brian Currie, geology and environmental earth sciences

Madelyn Detloff, English and global and intercultural studies

Mila Ganeva, GRAMELAC

Scott Hartley, chemistry and biochemistry

Katie (Kathleen) Johnson, English

Jane Keiser, mathematics

David Prytherch, geography

Benjamin Sutcliffe, GRAMELAC

Murali Paranandi, architecture and interior design

Steven Keller, chemical, paper and biomedical engineering

Fazeel Khan, mechanical and manufacturing engineering

Amy Yousefi, chemical, paper and biomedical engineering

Susan Baim, business technology

Megan Gerhardt, management

Xiaowen Huang, management

Joseph Rode, management

For Tenure and Promotion to Associate Professor:

Tammy Brown, history and global and intercultural studies

Anna Ghazaryan, mathematics

Elizabeth Kiel, psychology

Aaron Luebbe, psychology

Tory Pearman, English

Byran Smucker, statistics

Cecilia (Hiesun) Suhr, media, journalism and film

Haosheng Yang, GRAMELAC

Pepper Stetler, art

Mert Bal, engineering technology

Colin Campbell, finance

Jonathan Grenier, accountancy

For Promotion to Associate Librarian and Continuing Contract:

Jennifer Bazeley

Ashley Jones

Jessica Long

The LCPL (lecturers, clinical/professionally-licensed) faculty promotion timeline runs later in the academic year, with notification of candidates in July.