Monday August 27, 2007

Campus Report Aug 27, 2007

The University of Dayton will hold a reception to welcome the newest faculty members.

A reception to welcome new members of the University of Dayton faculty will be held in the Torch Lounge immediately following the fall faculty meeting at 3 p.m. Friday, Sept. 7, in Kennedy Union Boll Theatre.

New faculty joining the University this academic year are:

College of Arts and Sciences

Capt. Chris Adams — Military Science, Assistant Professor, B.S. University of Dayton, 1997

Nicole Adams — English, Lecturer, M.A., Wright State University, 1992

Susan Biesecker-Mast — English, Lecturer, Ph.D., University of Pisttburgh, 1995

Matteo Benassi — Languages, Lecturer, M.A., Indiana University, 2007

Silviu Bunta — Religious Studies, Assistant Professor, Ph.D., Marquette University, 2005

Shawn Cassiman — Sociology, Anthropology and Social Work, Assistant Professor, M.S.S.W., University of Wisconsin - Madison, 2004

M. Arlene Chongson — Music, Lecturer, Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin, 2000

Garry Crosson — Chemistry, Assistant Professor, Ph.D., Penn State University, 2005

Jeremy Forbis  — Sociology, Anthropology and Social Work, Lecturer, M.A., Ohio State University, 2006

Nicole Gross — Music, Lecturer, M.A., West Virginia University, 2005

Capt. Brian Harber — Military Science, Assistant Professor, B.S., Wayland Baptist University, 2005

Natalie Hudson — Political Science, Assistant Professor, Ph.D., University of Connecticut, 2007

Nyasha Junior — Religious Studies, Assistant Professor, Ph.D., Princeton Theological Seminary, 2008

Virginia Keen — Mathematics, Assistant Professor, Ph.D., Michigan State University, 1994

Matthew Lopper — Chemistry, Assistant Professor, Ph.D., University of Wisconsin — Madison, 2003

Michael Paradiso-Michau — Philosophy, Lecturer, M.A., Purdue University, 2003

Viorel Paslaru — Philosophy, Assistant Professor, Ph.D., University of Cincinnati, 2007

Mark Porcaro — Music, Lecturer, Ph.D., University of North Carolina, 2006

Maria Teresa Tello Sanchez — Languages, Lecturer, M.A., Universidad de Salamanca, 2007

Lt. Col. Charles Schretzman — Military Science, Professor, M.B.A., Long Island University, 2000

Amit Singh — Biology, Assistant Professor, Ph.D., Devi Ahilya University, 1995

Andrew Slade ** — English, Assistant Professor, Ph.D., State University of New York at Stony Brook, 2004

Muhammad Usman — Mathematics, Assistant Professor, M.A., Ohio University, 2001

Laura Vorachek — English, Assistant Professor, Ph.D., University of Wisconsin — Madison, 2004

Dustin Walcher — History, Lecturer, MA, Ohio State University, 2003

Albertina Walker** — English, Assistant Professor, Ph.D., University of Cincinnati, 2006

* Previously Part—time

** Previously Non—Tenure Track