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Sixteen Faculty Members Promoted


By Office of News & Public Affairs |

Published: Mar. 14, 2013

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.