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February 2021 BOV personnel resolutions

The William & Mary Board of Visitors approved several personnel resolutions at its February 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 the award of academic tenure:

Nicholas L. Balascio, Department of Geology

Patton E. Burchett, Department of Religious Studies Maria Galmarini-Kabala, Department of History

Aaron M. Griffith, Department of Philosophy

Adwait Jog, Department of Computer Science

Robert C. Knoeppel, School of Education

Daniel Maliniak, Department of Government

Anh T. Ninh, Department of Mathematics

Kenneth Njoroge, School of Business

Jessica Paga, Department of Classical Studies

Claire Pamment, Department of Theater, Speech & Dance Jon M. Pineda, Department of English

Shi Qi, Department of Economics

Andrew M. Scheld, School of Marine Science

Eric A. Swartz, Department of Mathematics

GuanNan Wang, Department of Mathematics

Wei Yang, 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.

Steven A. Kuehl, Professor of Marine Science, to accept a position with Xiamen University, China

The following people have been recommended for designated professorships:

Vladimir Atanasov, Brinkley-Mason Professor of Business

(effective as of AY 2020-21)

Shantaˊ Hinton, McLeod Tyler Associate Professor of Biology

Elizabeth Losh, Duane A. & Virginia S. Dittman Professor of English and American Studies

Scott McCoy, Richard S. Reynolds, Jr. Professor of Business

(effective as of AY 2020-21)

John J. Merrick, Jr., Thomas L. Owen Professor of Business

(effective as of AY 2020-21)

Paula M. Pickering, Richard S. Perles Associate Professor of Government

Hannes Schniepp, Virginia Microelectronics Consortium (VMEC) Professor of Applied 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.

Nicholas L. Balascio, Department of Geology

Patton E. Burchett, Department of Religious Studies Maria Galmarini-Kabala, Department of History

Aaron M. Griffith, Department of Philosophy

Adwait Jog, Department of Computer Science

Daniel Maliniak, Department of Government

Anh T. Ninh, Department of Mathematics

Kenneth Njoroge, School of Business

Jessica Paga, Department of Classical Studies

Claire Pamment, Department of Theater, Speech & Dance Jon M. Pineda, Department of English

Shi Qi, Department of Economics

Andrew M. Scheld, School of Marine Science

Eric A. Swartz, Department of Mathematics

GuanNan Wang, Department of Mathematics

Wei Yang, School of Business

Clinical Associate Professor to Clinical Professor

Laura R. Killinger, School of Law

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

William C. Walton, Professor of Marine Science, without tenure, effective June 10, 2021

The following people have announced their intention to retire:

Victoria Ann Foster, School of Education

Grey Gundaker, Department of Anthropology & American Studies

Gina L. Hoatson, Department of Physics

Raymond W. McCoy, Department of Kinesiology and Health Sciences

Elizabeth S. Radcliffe, Department of Philosophy

Standish K. Allen, Jr., School of Marine Science

Maureen Fitzgerald, Department of Religious Studies

Charles F. “Rick” Gressard, School of Education

Tomoko Hamada, Department of Anthropology

Charles Rip McAdams, III, School of Education

Edwin Pease, Department of Art & Art History

Elizabeth A. Wiley, Department of Theatre, Speech & Dance

Lynda L. Butler, William & Mary Law School