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BOV resolutions regarding new appointments, leaves of absence

The William & Mary Board of Visitors recently approved resolutions at their September 2012 meeting regarding designated professorships, distinguished professorships, the appointment of instructional faculty members, the appointment of professional faculty members, the appointment of executive faculty members and leaves of absence. - Ed.

The following members of the instructional faculty have been approved for designated professorships:

MICHAEL S. GREEN, Dudley Warner Woodbridge Professor of Law.

PAUL D. HEIDEMAN, Boles-Ash Distinguished Faculty Chair of Biology, for a five-year term.

LISA M. LANDINO, Garrett-Robb-Guy Professor of Chemistry, for a five-year term.

ROBERT D. PIKE, Floyd Dewey Gottwald, Sr. Professor of Chemistry, for a five-year term.

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The following members of the instructional faculty have been approved for distinguished professorships:

ERIC A. KADES, Kelly Professor for Teaching Excellence of Law, for a two-year term. 

XIPENG SHEN, Adina Allen Term Distinguished Associate Professor of Computer Science, for a three-year term.

KEVIN A. VOSE, Walter G. Mason Associate Professor of Religious Studies, for a two-year term.

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The following appointments were approved to fill vacancies in the instructional faculty:

MEREDITH B. ADEN, Associate Professor of the Practice of Law and Director of Legal Skills, William & Mary Law School
B.A., University of Alabama, 1997
J.D., University of Virginia School of Law, 2003
L.L.M., The George Washington University of Law, 2006
Mississippi College School of Law
Director of Legal Writing, 2007-2012

AHMAD ATIF AHMAD, Sultan Qaboos bin Said Associate Professor of Middle East Studies
B.A. (1992); M.A. (1997), Cairo University
Ph.D., Harvard University, 2005
University of California, Santa Barbara
Assistant Professor, 2007-2009
Macalester College
Assistant Professor, 2005-2007

ALAN C. BRADDOCK, Ralph H. Wark Associate Professor of Art and Art History and American Studies with Tenure
B.A., Grinnell College, 1984
M.A., Johns Hopkins University, 1988
M.L.S., University of Maryland, College Park, 1995
Ph.D., University of Delaware, 2002
Temple University
Associate Professor, 2011-2012
Assistant Professor, 2007-2011
Syracuse University
Assistant Professor, 2002-2007

DONGLAI GONG, Assistant Professor of Marine Science
B.S./B.A. (2001); Ph.D. (2010), Rutgers University
S.M., Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2004
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
Postdoctoral Scholar, Department of Physical Oceanography, 2010-2012

CHRISTOPHER J. HEIN, Assistant Professor of Marine Science
B.S., Cornell University, 2003
Ph.D., Boston University, 2012
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Marine Chemistry and Geochemistry, 2012

LAURA R. KILLINGER, Legal Writing Instructor, William & Mary Law School
B.A., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1999
J.D., University of Virginia School of Law, 2002
Harris County District Attorney’s Office
Felony District Court Prosecutor, 2006-2012
Thomson West
Westlaw Account Representative, 2005-2006
Bingham McCutchen, LLP
Associate, 2003-2005
Jenkens and Gilchrist, P.C.
Associate, 2002-2003

MATTHEW L. KIRWAN, Assistant Professor of Marine Science
B.S., College of William and Mary, 2002
Ph.D., Duke University, 2007
University of Virginia
Research Assistant Professor, 2011-2012
United States Geological Survey
Research Geologist, 2007-2011

MASON ERNEST LOWE, Legal Writing Instructor, William & Mary Law School
B.A., Vanderbilt University, 2001
M.A., University of Mississippi, 2003
J.D., Georgetown University Law Center, 2006
Mississippi College School of Law
Adjunct Instructor, 2007-2012
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings, LLP
Associate, 2007-2012
United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
Term Law Clerk, The Honorable Emmett Cox, 2006-2007

BONGKEUN SONG, Assistant Professor of Marine Science
B.S., Dongguk University, Korea, 1994
M.S. (1997); Ph.D. (2000), Rutgers University
University of North Carolina, Wilmington
Associate Professor, 2010-2012
Assistant Professor, 2004-2010
Princeton University
Research Associate, 2000-2004

CRISTINA STANCIOIU, Assistant Professor of Art and Art History
B.A., University of the Arts, Romania, 1998
M.A., Central European University, Hungary, 1999
M.A., Southern Methodist University, 2003
Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles, 2009
Oklahoma State University
Visiting Assistant Professor, 2011-2012
California State University, Long Beach
Lecturer, 2011
California State University, Fullerton
Lecturer, 2010, 2011
University of California, Los Angeles
Lecturer, 2007, 2009

RACHEL J. SUDDARTH, Legal Writing Instructor, William & Mary Law School
B.A., University of Virginia, 2001
J.D., William & Mary Law School, 2006
Hancock, Daniel, Johnson & Nagle, P.C.
Attorney, 2007-2011
William & Mary Law School
Adjunct Professor, 2008-2010
Supreme Court of Virginia
Law Clerk, Justice Elizabeth Lacy, 2006-2007

ANDREW R. WARGO, Assistant Professor of Marine Science
B.A., University of Vermont, 2001
Ph.D., University of Edinburgh, Scotland, 2006
University of Washington and Western Fisheries Research Center
Postdoctoral, 2006-2012
University of Washington
Lecturer, 2008
Teaching Assistant, 2007
University of Edinburgh, Scotland
Tutorial Instructor and Laboratory Assistant, 2003-2006

ANKE van ZUYLEN, Assistant Professor of Mathematics
M.A., Vrije Universiteit, Netherlands, 2000
Ph.D., Cornell University, 2008
Saarland University, Germany
Instructor, 2011
Tsinghua University, China
Instructor, 2008-2010

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The following appointments were approved to fill vacancies among the professional faculty:

SARAH LOUISE UNGAR ADLER, Program Assistant, Washington, D.C. Office, effective July 9, 2012
B.S., Georgia Institute of Technology, 2011
Hillel at University of Georgia
Program Director, 2011-2012

BABS L. BENGTSON, Director of Training and Development, Human Resources, effective September 10, 2012
B.A., Geneva College, 1984
M.Ed. (1991); Ph.D. (1994), Pennsylvania State University
Penn State Public Broadcasting
Director of Educational Services, 2004-2012
Pennsylvania State University
Program Resources Manager, Penn State Outreach, 1998-2004
Manager of Education and Member Programs, Smeal College of
Business, 1996-1998
Training and Development Specialist, Applied Research
Laboratory, 1993-1995
Bridge Builders: Human Performance Improvement
Founder and Owner, 1996-2005
Ford Motor Company/Geometric Results, Inc.
Human Performance Technologist, 1995-1996

SARA BON-HARPER, Executive Director of Ash Lawn-Highland, effective September 15, 2012
B.A., University of Arizona, 1989
Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1999
University of Virginia
Adjunct Faculty, School of Continuing and Professional Studies, 2008-2012
Monticello Department of Archaeology
Archaeological Research Manager, 2001-2008

ROBERT E. BRECKINRIDGE, Assistant Director of Corporate and Foundation Relations, University Development, effective September 10, 2012
B.A., State University of New York at Albany, 1984
M.A., University of South Carolina, 1986
Ph.D., University of Maryland, College Park, 1991
Mount Aloysius College
Director, Grants and Foundation Relations, 2006-2012
Director, Center for Lifelong Learning, 1998-2006
Adjunct Instructor, 1998-2012
Saint Francis University
Visiting Assistant Professor, 1994-1998
Lycoming College
Visiting Assistant Professor, 1991-1994

VIRGINIA S. ELWELL, Executive Director of Development, Faculty of Arts and Sciences, effective October 25, 2012
B.A., Hartwick College, 1977
M.B.A., University of Pennsylvania, The Wharton School, 1981
National Museum of the American Indian, Smithsonian Institution
Senior Development Officer, 2002-2012
Hartwick College
Member, Board of Trustees, 1998-2012
Association for Retarded Citizens/ARC
Member, Board of Directors, 1992-2000

JENNIFER R. FRANKLIN, Assistant Director, Legal Skills, William & Mary Law School, effective June 10, 2012
B.S., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 1988
J.D., Regent University School of Law, 1999
Supreme Court of Virginia, Office of the Chief Staff Attorney
Habeas Supervisor, 2004-2012
Office of the Attorney General for the Commonwealth of Virginia
Assistant Attorney General, 2001-2004
Regent University School of Law
Adjunct Professor, 2000-2009

JENNIFER C. HAY, Registrar and Assistant to the Associate
Dean, School of Marine Science, effective August 25, 2012
B.S. (2001); M.S. (2003), University of Charleston
College of William and Mary
Assistant to the Dean, School of Education, 2006-2012
Development Associate, School of Education, 2006

JOHN M. HUNTER, Lead Annual Gift Officer, University Development, effective August 25, 2012
B.A., Washington and Lee University, 1993
M.A., St. John’s College, 2000
Thompson, Siegal & Walmsley, LLC
Portfolio Assistant, High Net Worth/Regional Institutional Group, 2010-2011
Union First Market Bank
Relationship Manager/Assistant Vice President,
Private Banking/Commercial Banking Divisions, 2009-2010
Bank of America
Client Manager/Assistant Vice President, Premier Banking and
Investments, 2006-2009
St. Christopher’s School
Upper School Faculty Member, 2002-2006
McCallie School
Upper School Faculty Member, 2000-2002

DANIEL RAYMOND HUSMAN, Assistant Director of the Confucius
Institute, Reves Center for International Studies, effective August 20, 2012
B.A., University of Minnesota, 1998
M.A., University of Michigan, 2004
Ph.D., University of California-Berkeley, 2011
East China Normal University
Assistant Professor, 2011-2012

ELIZABETH KEPPEL, Associate Director, Annual Giving Program, University Development, effective June 1, 2012
B.A., College of William and Mary, 2012
The Fund for William and Mary Phonathon
Senior Supervisor, 2009-2012

KRISTIN HELLER KRISTOPIK, Executive Director of Prospect Development and Information Strategy, University Development, effective August 27, 2012
B.A., Rutgers University, 1987
M.A., Georgetown University, 1988
M.B.A., University of Hartford, 1997
Rutgers University Foundation
Senior Director, Development Research and Prospect Management, 2009-2012
The Culinary Institute of America
Director of Advancement Services, 2005-2009
The University of Connecticut Foundation, Inc.
Director of Development for Information Services, 1993-2004

STACI MARIE LAMPKIN LONGEST, Assistant Director of Procurement and Fixed Assets Management, Office of Procurement Services, effective September 10, 2012
B.S., Longwood College, 2002
M.A., Liberty University, 2012
Auditor of Publics Accounts
Reporting and Standards Specialist, 2004-2012
Cherry, Bekaert, and Holland, LLP
Senior Accountant, 2000-2004

KATHERINE C. MACCAGNAN, Assistant Dean of Admission, effective August 29, 2012
B.A., College of William and Mary, 2012
College of William and Mary
Spring Intern, Office of Undergraduate Admission, 2012

WILLIAM E. NICHELSON, III, Staff Psychologist, Counseling Center, effective June 29, 2012
B.S., University of Oregon, 1999
Ph.D., University of Tennessee, Knoxville, 2010
Valdosta State University
Staff Psychologist, Counseling Center, 2010-2012
University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Psychology Intern, Counseling Center, 2009-2010
University of Tennessee
Co-Instructor, 2010
Instructor, 2006-2007, 2010

STEPHEN ROBINSON, Assistant Director of Recreation Sports,
Student Recreation Center, effective June 20, 2012
B.S. (2006); M.S. (2007), Florida State University
Florida Gulf Coast University
Outdoor Recreation Coordinator, 2009-2012
Interim Director of Campus Recreation, 2009-2010
The National Ability Center
Adaptive Ski and Snowboard Instructor, 2008-2009
Sheridan School Mountain Campus
Outdoor Education Instructor, 2008

JUSTIN SCHOONMAKER, Associate Director of Design, Office of Creative Services, effective April 25, 2012
B.A., College of William and Mary, 2009
College of William and Mary
Associate Director of Creative Services, 2011-2012
Web and Multimedia Designer, 2010-2011
Web Consultant, 2008-2010

TIMOTHY P. STANLEY, Associate Director, MBA CareerPrep, Mason School of Business, effective September 17, 2012
A.S., Prairie State Community College, 1999
B.A., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2001
M.H.R.L.R., University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, 2004
Honeywell International, Inc.
Human Resources Manager, 2008-2012
Human Resources Leader, 2006-2008
PepsiAmericas, Inc.
Human Resources Generalist, 2005-2006
Johnson Controls, Inc.
Human Resources Supervisor, 2004-2005

PAUL TAN, Application Programming Manager, Information Technology, effective July 10, 2012
B.A. (2004); M.B.A. (2007), Anderson University
Anderson University
Assistant Director, Information Services, 2011-2012
Peoplesoft Administrator and Developer, 2007-2011
Systems Analyst and Programmer, 2004-2007

RANDY K. TRIPP, JR., Associate Director of MBA Admission, Mason School of Business, effective May 29, 2012
B.S., College of William and Mary, 2005
University of Maryland
Program Coordinator, 2010-2012
College of William and Mary
Assistant Dean of Admission, 2005-2010

JONATHAN TUTTLE, Cataloging and Metadata Librarian, William & Mary Law School, effective July 2, 2012
B.F.A., State University of New York, Purchase, 2007
M.S.L.S., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2012
Meredith College Library
Night Supervisor, 2009-2011
Durham Herald-Sun
Freelance Writer, 2008-2012

BONNIE V. WINSTON, Development Communications Manager, University Development, effective May 24, 2012
B.S.J., Northwestern University, Medill School of Journalism, 1978
Freelance Writer and Editor, 2004-2012
The Virginian-Pilot
Team Leader/Editor, 1999-2004
Staff Writer, 1987-1994
The Richmond Times-Dispatch
Assistant Metro Editor, 1994-1999
Staff Writer, 1979-1986
The Boston Globe
Staff Writer, 1986-1987

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The following appointments were made to fill vacancies in the executive faculty:

EARL T. GRANGER, III, Interim Vice President for Development, University Development, effective October 3, 2012
B.A. (1992), M.Ed. (1998), College of William and Mary
College of William and Mary
Associate Vice President for Development, 2010-2012
Associate Provost for Enrollment, 2006-2010
Senior Assistant Dean of Admission, 1995-1996
Assistant Dean of Admission, 1994-1995
Assistant to the Dean of Admission, 1992-1994
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Senior Associate Director, MBA Admissions, 2004-2005
Associate Director, MBA Admissions, 1999-2004
Tufts University               
Associate Director of Admissions, 1996-1999

JOHN D. GRIFFIN, Dean of Undergraduate Studies, Faculty of Arts and Sciences, effective July 1, 2012
B.S., University of North Carolina at Wilmington, 1988
M.S. (1991); Ph.D. (1993), Ohio State University, Columbus
College of William and Mary
Professor, 2011-2012
Associate Professor, 2004-2011
Assistant Professor, 1999-2004
Sacred Heart University
Assistant Professor, 1996-1999
Harvard Medical School
Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Beth Israel Hospital, 1993-1996

RONNIE J. PRICE, SR., Associate Vice President for Human Resources, effective August 13, 2012
B.A., University of Virginia at Wise, 1985
M.A.P.A., University of Virginia, 1992
Utah Valley University
Associate Vice President of Human Resources and
Equity Officer, 2011-2012
University of Virginia
Director of Human Resources, Housing and Conference
Services Division, 2008-2011
Director of Human Resources, Darden School of Business, 2000-2008
Director of Student Services and Minority Student Programs, School
of Engineering and Applied Sciences, 1992-1998
Department of Personnel Administration, Classification and
Compensation Analyst, 1987-1992
Virginia Commonwealth University
Assistant Dean, Student Academic Programs, School of
Engineering, 1999-2000
Assistant to the Vice Provost for University External Relations, 1998-1999

JOHN PETER SWADDLE, Dean of Graduate Studies and Research, Faculty of Arts and Sciences, effective July 1, 2012
B.Sc. (1991); Ph.D. (1994), University of Bristol, United Kingdom
College of William and Mary
Professor, 2010-2012
Director of Environmental Science and Policy Program, 2006-2011
Associate Professor, 2004-2010
Assistant Professor, 2001-2004
University of Bristol, United Kingdom
Permanent University Lecturer, 1998-2001
University of Chicago
Visiting Research Associate and Royal Society of London University
Research Fellow, 1997-1999
University of Glasgow, United Kingdom
Postdoctoral Research Fellow, 1994-1997

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The following faculty members have requested a leave of absence during the 2012-2013 academic year:

PAULA C. BLANK, Professor of English, to accept a fellowship at the National Humanities Center.

MICHAEL P. CRONIN, Assistant Professor of Modern Languages and Literatures, to accept a fellowship at Ritsumeikan University in Kyoto, Japan.

MARTIN D. GALLIVAN, Associate Professor of Anthropology, to accept a fellowship with the National Endowment for the Humanities.

HENRY W. HART, Mildred and J.B. Hickman Professor of Humanities, to accept a fellowship with the National Endowment for the Humanities.

BETSY O. KONEFAL, Associate Professor of History, to accept a Fulbright Grant, Spring 2014.

PETER M. VISHTON, Associate Professor of Psychology, to continue as the Program Director for Developmental and Learning Sciences at the National Science Foundation.

SUSAN V. WEBSTER, Jane W. Mahoney Professor of Art and Art History and American Studies, to complete work on National Humanities Center and Guggenheim awards.

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