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April 2021 BOV personnel resolutions

The William & Mary Board of Visitors approved several personnel resolutions at its April 2021 meeting regarding designated professorshipstenure, faculty promotions, the appointment of instructional faculty and retirements. - Ed. 

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

Aaron Paul Blossom, Chancellor Clinical Professor of Business

Xin Conan-Wu, Margaret Hamilton Associate Professor of Art History

Natoya Hill Haskins, Class of 1955 Associate Professor of Education

Calvin Hui, Class of 1952 Associate Professor of Modern Languages & Literatures

Meredith W. Kier, John W. & Sue H. Gerdelman Associate Professor of
Science Education

Matthew L. Kirwan, Class of 1964 Associate Professor of Marine Science

Allison Orr Larsen, Alfred Wilson & Mary I.W. Lee Professor of Law

Jennifer M. Mellor, Paul R. Verkuil Professor of EconomicsHelen A. Murphy, Class of 1953 Associate Professor of Biology

Nathaniel Alan Throckmorton, Tang Associate Professor of Economics

Kevin Vose, Walter G. Mason Associate Professor of Religious Studies

William C. Walton, Acuff Professor of Marine Science

The following members of the Instructional Faculty of William & Mary have been recommended for promotion in academic rank by the appropriate departmental committees and chairs, the appropriate deans, and by the Provost and President:

Associate Professor to Professor

Tonya Boone, School of Business

Omiyẹmi (Artisia) Green, Department of Theatre, Speech & Dance and Africana Studies

James M. Kaste, Department of Geology

Paula M. Pickering, Department of Government

Elena V. Prokhorova, Department of Modern Languages & Literatures Jennifer L. Putzi, Department of English

Leah B. Shaw, Department of Mathematics

Bongkeun Song, School of Marine Science

Monica C. Tremblay, School of Business

Christopher Ryan Vinroot, Department of Mathematics

Jeanne M. Wilson, School of Business

Alexander Woods, School of Business

The following faculty member has requested a leave of absence without pay for a period of three years, effective with the 2021-22 academic year for the reason given:

Chitralekha Zutshi, Class of 1962 Professor of History, to participate in an exchange with the University of Leiden, Netherlands during the 2022 spring semester

The following members of the instructional faculty have been appointed to fill vacancies in the instructional faculty:

Kelebogile Zvobgo, Assistant Professor of Government, effective August 10, 2021
B.A., Pomona College, 2014
Ph.D., University of California, 2021
William & Mary
Founder & Director, International Justice Lab, 2019-2021 Pre-doctoral Fellow, Global Research Institute, 2019-2021

The following members of the instructional faculty have been recommended for the award of academic tenure:

William C. Walton, School of Marine Science