Notice of applications for tenure and faculty reappointment 2018

According to UIS policy, each academic year the Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs & Provost notifies the UIS community of the names of those among the faculty eligible for consideration for tenure and those faculty scheduled for second or fourth year review. Listed below are the names of the faculty members who meet the criteria for this academic year:

Tenure

  • Brytton Bjorngaard, Assistant Professor, Art, Music, & Theatre
  • Elham Buxton, Assistant Professor, Computer Science
  • Shipra Gupta, Assistant Professor, Business Administration
  • Liang Kong, Assistant Professor, Mathematical Sciences
  • Michele Miller, Assistant Professor, Psychology
  • Ronda Mitchell, Assistant Professor, Teacher Education

2nd Year Reappointment

  • Youngjin Kang, Assistant Professor, Human Services
  • Hasan Kartal, Assistant Professor, Management Information Systems
  • Mohammed Uddin, Assistant Professor, Accountancy

4th Year Reappointment

  • Sherine Antoun, Assistant Professor, Computer Science
  • Cheng-Chia “Brian” Chen, Assistant Professor, Public Health
  • Egbe Egiebor, Assistant Professor, Public Health
  • Ping Guo, Assistant Professor, Computer Science
  • Yanhui Guo, Assistant Professor, Computer Science
  • Carlee Hawkins, Assistant Professor, Psychology
  • Stephanie Hedge, Assistant Professor, English & Modern Languages
  • Devin Hunter, Assistant Professor, History
  • Yuan Li, Assistant Professor, Management Information Systems
  • Frank Nation, Assistant Professor, Accountancy
  • Tiffany Nielson, Assistant Professor, Human Development Counseling
  • Sudeep Sharma, Assistant Professor, Management
  • Annuradha “Anette” Sikka, Assistant Professor, Legal Studies
  • Magic Wade, Assistant Professor, Political Science

Faculty review decisions involve critical commitments for the university and important steps for each individual involved. We would like to make these decisions with the benefit of fair and accurate information. Individuals with firsthand knowledge of a candidate’s performance are invited to provide information to the candidate’s personnel file. All correspondence should be sent electronically to uisfacultyfiles@uis.edu, or via hard copy to the Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs & Provost, MS PAC 525.

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