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Eberly College of Science promotions in academic rank, effective July 1, 2022

20 May 2022

Fifteen tenured and tenure-line faculty members in the Eberly College of science have received academic promotions, effective July 1, 2022.
 
The College’s nontenure-line faculty promotions will be announced soon.

The following individuals have been promoted to professor: 

  • Sarah Ades, professor of biochemistry and molecular biology, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
  • Amie Boal, professor of chemistry and biochemistry and molecular biology, Department of Chemistry
  • Tomas Carlo-Joglar, professor of biology, Department of Biology
  • Isabella Cattadori, professor of biology, Department of Biology
  • Ramesh Giri, professor of chemistry, Department of Chemistry
  • Ying Gu, professor of biochemistry and molecular biology, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
  • Chad Hanna, professor of physics, Department of Physics
  • Chaoxing Liu, professor of physics, Department of Physics
  • Toan Nguyen, professor of mathematics, Department of Mathematics
  • Edward O’Brien, professor of chemistry, Department of Chemistry

The following individuals have been promoted to associate professor:

  • Cui-Zu Chang, associate professor of physics, Department of Physics
  • Jessica Conway, associate professor of mathematics, Department of Mathematics
  • Joseph Cotruvo, associate professor of chemistry, Department of Chemistry
  • Wenrui Hao, associate professor of biology, Department of Biology
  • Gerald Knizia, associate professor of chemistry, Department of Chemistry
  • Lauren Zarzar, associate professor of chemistry, Department of Chemistry

See the full list of Penn State’s academic promotions for fixed-term faculty members here