Thirty‑five faculty members were granted tenure this year and dozens more received promotions throughout the WSU system, according to the Office of the Provost.

Listed alphabetically and by college, they are:

 

Carson College of Business

  • Christina Chi

    Promotion
    Professor, School of Hospitality Business Management
    Pullman

  • Robert Crossler

    Tenure and promotion
    Associate professor, Department of Management, Information Systems and Entrepreneurship
    Pullman

  • James Harbour

    Promotion
    Clinical associate professor, School of Hospitality Business Management
    Pullman

  • Kraig Jones

    Promotion
    Senior instructor, Department of Accounting
    Richland

  • Ron Pimentel

    Promotion
    Clinical associate professor, Department of Marketing and International Business
    Vancouver

 

College of Agriculture, Human, and Natural Resource Sciences

  • Michael Cleveland

    Tenure
    Associate professor, Department of Human Development
    Pullman

  • Marcelo Diversi

    Promotion
    Professor, Department of Human Development
    Vancouver

  • Manuel Garcia‑Perez

    Promotion
    Professor, Department of Biological Systems Engineering
    Pullman

  • Scot Hulbert

    Promotion
    Regents professor, Department of Plant Pathology
    Pullman

  • Eric Jessup

    Promotion
    Research professor, School of Economic Sciences
    Pullman

  • Jane Lanigan

    Promotion
    Professor, Department of Human Development
    Vancouver

  • AnaMaria Martinez

    Tenure and promotion
    Associate professor, Youth and Families Extension Program
    Pasco

  • Jill McCluskey

    Promotion
    Regents professor, School of Economic Sciences
    Pullman

  • Todd Murray

    Promotion
    Professor, Agriculture and Natural Resources Extension Program
    Pullman

  • Pius Ndegwa

    Promotion
    Professor, Department of Biological Systems Engineering
    Pullman

  • Mark Pavek

    Promotion
    Professor, Department of Horticulture
    Pullman

  • Shyam Sablani

    Promotion
    Professor, Department of Biological Systems Engineering
    Pullman

  • Sindhuja Sankaran

    Tenure and promotion
    Associate professor, Department of Biological Systems Engineering
    Pullman

  • Andrei Smertenko

    Tenure and promotion
    Associate professor, Institute of Biological Chemistry
    Pullman

  • Diane Smith

    Tenure and promotion
    Associate professor, Youth and Families Extension Program
    Burlington

  • Sarah Maki Smith

    Promotion
    Professor, Agriculture and Natural Resources Extension Program
    Moses Lake

  • Jia Yan

    Promotion
    Professor, School of Economic Sciences
    Pullman

  • Denise Yost

    Promotion
    Clinical associate professor, Center for Transformational Learning
    Pullman

  • Zhiwu Zhang

    Tenure and promotion
    Associate professor, Department of Crop and Soil Sciences
    Pullman

  • Kevin Zobrist

    Promotion
    Professor, Agriculture and Natural Resources Extension Program
    Everett

 

College of Arts and Sciences

  • Scott Blasco

    Tenure and promotion
    Associate professor, School of Music
    Pullman

  • Ashley Boyd

    Tenure and promotion
    Associate professor, Department of English
    Pullman

  • James Brozik

    Promotion
    Professor, Department of Chemistry
    Pullman

  • Sabine Davis

    Promotion
    Clinical professor, School of Language, Cultures and Race
    Pullman

  • Christopher Dickey

    Promotion
    Clinical associate professor, School of Music
    Pullman

  • Hongbo Dong

    Tenure and promotion
    Associate professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics
    Pullman

  • Michael Goldsby

    Tenure and promotion
    Associate professor, School of Politics, Philosophy, and Public Affairs
    Pullman

  • Yi Gu

    Promotion
    Professor, Department of Physics and Astronomy
    Pullman

  • Noriko Kawamura

    Promotion
    Professor, Department of History
    Pullman

  • Bala Krishnamoorthy

    Promotion
    Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics
    Vancouver

  • Sergey Lapin

    Promotion
    Clinical professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics
    Pullman

  • Claudia Leeb

    Tenure and promotion
    Associate professor, School of Politics, Philosophy, and Public Affairs
    Pullman

  • Sheng‑Chi Liu

    Tenure and promotion
    Associate professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics
    Pullman

  • David Makin

    Tenure and promotion
    Associate professor, Department of Criminal Justice and Criminology
    Pullman

  • Allison Matthews

    Promotion
    Clinical associate professor, Department of Psychology
    Richland

  • Kathleen McAteer

    Promotion
    Clinical associate professor, School of Biological Sciences
    Richland

  • Michael Salamone

    Tenure and promotion
    Associate professor, School of Politics, Philosophy, and Public Affairs
    Pullman

  • Cheryl Schultz

    Promotion
    Professor, School of Biological Sciences
    Vancouver

  • Shannon Scott

    Tenure and promotion
    Associate professor, School of Music
    Pullman

  • Jesse Spohnholz

    Promotion
    Professor, Department of History
    Pullman

  • D. Clif Stratton

    Promotion
    Clinical associate professor, Department of History
    Pullman

  • Erin Thornton

    Tenure and promotion
    Associate professor, Department of Anthropology
    Pullman

  • Nathalie Wall

    Promotion
    Professor, Department of Chemistry
    Pullman

  • Xueying Wang

    Tenure and promotion
    Associate professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics
    Pullman

  • Debra Wilmington

    Promotion
    Senior instructor, School of Biological Sciences
    Vancouver

 

College of Education

  • Olusola Adesope

    Promotion
    Professor, Department of Educational Leadership, Sport Studies, and Educational/Counseling Psychology
    Pullman

  • Yuliya Ardasheva

    Tenure and promotion
    Associate professor, Department of Teaching and Learning
    Richland

  • Brenda Barrio

    Tenure and promotion
    Associate professor, Department of Teaching and Learning
    Pullman

  • Glenys Hill

    Promotion
    Clinical associate professor, Department of Educational Leadership, Sport Studies, and Educational/Counseling Psychology
    Spokane

  • Yun‑Ju Hsiao

    Tenure and promotion
    Associate professor, Department of Teaching and Learning
    Richland

  • Simon Licen

    Tenure and promotion
    Associate professor, Department of Educational Leadership, Sport Studies, and Educational/Counseling Psychology
    Pullman

  • John Lupinacci

    Tenure and promotion
    Associate professor, Department of Teaching and Learning
    Pullman

  • Phillip Morgan

    Promotion
    Clinical associate professor, Department of Educational Leadership, Sport Studies, and Educational/Counseling Psychology
    Pullman

  • Sarah Newcomer

    Tenure and promotion
    Associate professor, Department of Teaching and Learning
    Richland

  • Judith Schultz

    Promotion
    Clinical associate professor, Department of Educational Leadership, Sport Studies, and Educational/Counseling Psychology
    Pullman

 

College of Nursing

  • Janessa Graves

    Tenure and promotion
    Associate professor
    Spokane

  • Lynn Jinishian

    Promotion
    Senior instructor
    Spokane

  • Tracy Klein

    Tenure and promotion
    Associate professor
    Vancouver

  • Susan McFadden

    Promotion
    Senior instructor
    Spokane

  • Kay Olson

    Promotion
    Senior instructor
    Richland

  • Lee Punch

    Promotion
    Senior instructor
    Richland

 

College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences

  • Salah‑uddin Ahmed

    Promotion
    Professor, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences
    Spokane

  • Julie Akers

    Promotion
    Clinical associate professor, Department of Pharmacotherapy
    Spokane

  • Kimberly McKeirnan

    Promotion
    Clinical associate professor, Department of Pharmacotherapy
    Spokane

  • Mary Paine

    Promotion
    Professor, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences
    Spokane

  • Sergei Tolmachev

    Promotion
    Research professor, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences
    Richland

  • Zhenjia Wang

    Tenure and promotion
    Associate professor, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences
    Spokane

 

College of Veterinary Medicine

  • Douglas Call

    Promotion
    Regents professor, Paul G. Allen for Global Animal Health
    Pullman

  • Bonnie Campbell

    Promotion
    Clinical professor, Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences
    Pullman

  • Cynthia Faux

    Promotion
    Clinical associate professor, Department of Integrative Physiology and Neuroscience
    Pullman

  • Samantha Gizerian

    Promotion
    Clinical associate professor, Department of Integrative Physiology and Neuroscience
    Pullman

  • Heiko Jansen

    Promotion
    Professor, Department of Integrative Physiology and Neuroscience
    Pullman

  • Leigh Knodler

    Tenure and promotion
    Associate professor, Paul G. Allen for Global Animal Health
    Pullman

  • Steven Roberts

    Tenure and promotion
    Associate professor, School of Molecular Biosciences
    Pullman

  • Cleverson Souza

    Tenure and promotion
    Associate professor, Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences
    Pullman

  • Bertrand Tanner

    Tenure and promotion
    Associate professor, Department of Integrative Physiology and Neuroscience
    Pullman

  • John Wyrick

    Promotion
    Professor, School of Molecular Biosciences
    Pullman

 

Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine

  • Radha Nandagopal

    Promotion
    Clinical associate professor, Department of Medical Education and Clinical Sciences
    Spokane

  • Jeannie Padowski

    Promotion
    Clinical associate professor, Department of Biomedical Sciences
    Spokane

 

Honors College

  • Elizabeth Lampman

    Promotion
    Clinical associate professor
    Pullman

 

Libraries

  • Chelsea Leachman

    Tenure and promotion
    Librarian III
    Pullman

 

Murrow College of Communication

  • Amanda Boyd

    Tenure and promotion
    Associate professor
    Pullman

  • Christine Curtis

    Promotion
    Senior instructor
    Pullman

 

Voiland College of Engineering and Architecture

  • Yonas Demissie

    Tenure and promotion
    Associate professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
    Richland

  • Hassan Ghasemzadeh

    Tenure and promotion
    Associate professor, School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
    Pullman

  • Heping Liu

    Promotion
    Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
    Pullman

  • Konstantin Matveev

    Promotion
    Professor, School of Mechanical and Materials Engineering
    Pullman

  • Andy O’Fallon

    Promotion
    Clinical professor, School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
    Pullman

  • Hamid Rad

    Promotion
    Clinical associate professor, School of Engineering and Computer Science
    Vancouver