Sixteen Faculty Members Promoted
University President William P. Leahy, SJ, has announced the promotions of 16 Boston College faculty members.
College of Arts and Sciences faculty promoted to full professor were: Christopher Baum, Economics; Kalpana Seshadri, English; Tao Li, Mathematics; Gerald Easter, Political Science; Elizabeth Kensinger, Psychology; and M. Shawn Copeland, Theology. Also promoted to full professor were Mary-Rose Papandrea of the Law School and Ana Martinez-Aleman of the Educational Leadership and Higher Education Department in the Lynch School of Education.
Faculty members promoted to associate professor with tenure were: Brian Quinn and David Olson of the Law School; Thomas Crea, Graduate School of Social Work; Heather Rowan-Kenyon, Educational Leadership and Higher Education (LSOE); and in A&S, Jianmin Gao, Chemistry; Kendra Eshleman, Classical Studies; Hao Jiang, Computer Science; and Gorica Petrovich, Psychology.