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Faculty Promotions and Advancements Announced

Author: Arts and Letters

The Office of the Provost at the University of Notre Dame has announced the promotion of 52 faculty members within the University’s colleges and First Year of Studies Program. Information on faculty who have been promoted, including those who have achieved tenure, tenure-track or emerita/emeritus status also is available online via the Provost’s Office Web site at http://provost.nd.edu. Faculty promotions are: *College of Arts and Letters* To endowed professor: David Aune, Walter Professor of Theology; Michael Detlefsen, McMahon-Hank Professor of Philosophy; Stephen M. Fallon, The Rev. John J. Cavanaugh, C.S.C., Professor of the Humanities To professor: Susan D. Blum, anthropology; Michael J. Coppedge, political science; JoAnn DellaNeva, Romance languages and literatures; Thomas N. Hall, English; Rory M. McVeigh, sociology; Alain P. Toumayan, Romance languages and literatures To associate professor and tenure: Samuel Amago, Romance languages and literatures; Joyelle McSweeney, English; Margaret H. Meserve, history; John D. Griffin, political science; Debra Javeline, political science; Gabriel Reynolds, theology; James X. Sullivan, economics and econometrics To tenure, associate professor: Karen Graubart, history; Janet A. Kourany, philosophy To professional specialist: E. Jane Doering, Program of Liberal Studies; Noriko Hanabusa, East Asian languages & cultures To associate professional specialist: AnnMarie R. Power, sociology; Luc H. Reydams, political science; Patrick L. Vivirito, Romance languages and literatures To endowed director: John C. Cavadini, McGrath-Cavadini Director of the Institute for Church Life; Olivia Remie Constable, Robert M. Conway Director of the Medieval Institute To emeritus: Rev. James F. Flanigan, C.S.C., art, art history and design; David M. Klein, sociology; Ralph M. McInerny, philosophy; Guillermo A. O’Donnell, political science; A. Peter Walshe, political science *College of Science* To endowed professor: Mark S. Alber, Duncan Family Professor of Applied Mathematics To professor: Brian C. Hall, mathematics; Claudia Polini, mathematics To associate professor and tenure: Philippe A. Collon, physics; Morten R. Eskildsen, physics; Masaru Kenneth Kuno, mathematics; Mary Ann McDowell, biological sciences To associate professional specialist: Kenneth Filchak, biological sciences; Edward J. Stech, physics *College of Engineering* To endowed professor: Peter C. Burns, Henry Massman Professor of Civil Engineering To professor: William F. Schneider, chemical and biomolecular engineering/chemistry and biochemistry To associate professor and tenure: Debdeep Jena, electrical engineering; Tracy L. Kijewski-Correa, civil engineering and geological sciences; Aaron Striegel, computer science and engineering; Yingxi E. Zhu, chemical and biomolecular engineering To emeritus: James L. Merz, electrical engineering; Daniel J. Costello Jr., electrical engineering; Steven B. Skaar, aerospace and mechanical engineering *Mendoza College of Business* To emeritus: Yu-Chi Chang, management; William Sexton, management *First Year of Studies* To associate professional specialist: Sarah Ellen Brenner To emerita: Sandra J. Harmatiuk p(attribution). Originally published by Gail Hinchion Mancini at newsinfo.nd.edu on July 09, 2009.