CHASS Breaks Record, Hiring Thirty-Five New Faculty Members

By Pauline Moc, Student Intern of CHASS College Computing
October 10, 2008

Dean Stephen Cullenberg formally introduced newly hired faculty and staff during CHASS’ Fall Welcome Reception held on Tuesday, October 7, at the Barn from 4:30-7:00PM.

The 2008-09 academic year ushers in a year of CHASS living up to its interdisciplinary approach which is mirrored by their diverse employment of faculty this year. A record thirty-five new faculty members from all academic ranks were hired, shattering last year’s record of thirty-one. Among the thirty-five are three Acting Assistant Professors, five Associate Professors, twenty Assistant Professors, three Professors, and four Distinguished Professors.

Additionally, eighteen out of the twenty CHASS departments had new additions to their faculty (Art, 1; Art History, 2; Anthropology, 2; Comparative Literature and Foreign Languages, 4; Creative Writing, 2; Dance, 1; English, 2; Hispanic Studies, 1; History, 2; Media and Cultural Studies, 3; Music, 1; Philosophy, 3; Political Science, 3; Psychology, 2; Religious Studies, 1; Sociology, 3; Theater, 1; Women Studies, 1).

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