April 11-24, 2003
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IN THIS ISSUE
Gifts benefit arena, South Lawn projects
Diversity theme threads through board’s talks
Headlines @ U.Va.
Horrors of War

Nurse ready for deployment

Rainey 37th rector
Farrell first vice rector
Members of the Board
Faculty Actions
Board has roots in Jefferson’s vision
Faculty Senate seeks seat on board
Graduate programs hold steady
Mellon grant helps library’s preservation plan
Bill T. Jones leaps to Culbreth stage
Reiss brings Simpsons mania to U.Va.
Pavilion III Garden gets facelift

Faculty Actions
from the April Board of Visitors meeting

ELECTIONS

Scott T. Acton as Walter N. Munster Associate Professor of Research in Intelligence Enhancement, for the period Jan. 1, 2003, through June 30, 2008.

Dr. Talissa A. Altes as Assistant Professor of Radiology, for three years, effective Jan. 20, 2003.

Simon P. Anderson as Commonwealth Professor of Economics, effective Aug. 25, 2002.

Dorothe J. Bach as Assistant Professor, General Faculty, for one year, effective Dec. 4, 2002.

Dr. Seki A. Balogun as Assistant Professor of Clinical Internal Medicine, for one year, effective Jan. 25, 2003.

Dr. Kenneth L. Brayman as Professor of Surgery, effective Sept. 1, 2002.

Dr. Claire A. Coggins as Assistant Professor of Clinical Radiology, for three years, effective Aug. 1, 2003.

Joanne L. Cohoon as Research Assistant Professor of Education, for one year, effective Aug. 25, 2002.

Ugo Della Croce as Associate Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, for one year, effective Nov. 1, 2002.

Claire R. Cronmiller as Cavaliers’ Distinguished Teaching Assistant Professor, effective June 25, 2003, for two years.

Scott T. Eblen as Assistant Professor of Research in Microbiology, for one year, effective Jan. 1, 2003.

Sherry W. Fox as Assistant Professor of Nursing, for three academic years, effective Jan. 10, 2003.

Oscar A. Giardinelli as Visiting Professor of Spanish, Italian and Portuguese, for one semester, effective Aug. 25, 2002.

Erica R. Gould as Assistant Professor of Government and Foreign Affairs, for four academic years, effective Aug. 25, 2001.

Dr. Matthew J. Kessler as Associate Professor of Comparative Medicine, for one year, effective Jan. 10, 2003.

Hans-Thies Lehmann as Max Kade Distinguished Visiting Professor of German, for the period Feb. 10, 2003, through May 8, 2003.

Dr. Marguerite C. Lippert as John W. Kluge Distinguished Associate Professor of Urology, for the period Dec. 25, 2002, through June 30, 2004.

Courtney H. Lyder as University of Virginia Medical Center Professor of Nursing, for five years, and Professor of Nursing, effective Jan. 10, 2003.

John D. Maybee as Visiting Assistant Professor of Mathematics, for the period Feb. 14, 2003, through May 24, 2003.

Ann E. Mills as Assistant Professor of Medical Education, for one year, effective April 25, 2002.

Kristina T. Nelson as Assistant Professor of Research in Microbiology, for one year, effective Jan. 15, 2003.

Sandra L. Pelletier as Assistant Professor of Research in Health Evaluation Sciences, for one year, effective Feb. 25, 2003.

Dr. William A. Petri Jr., as Wade Hampton Frost Professor of Epidemiology, effective Dec. 25, 2002.

Girija Ramakrishnan as Assistant Professor of Research in Internal Medicine, for one year, effective Sept. 25, 2002.

Petra Reinke as Associate Professor of Materials Science and Engineering, for the period Jan. 25, 2003, through May 24, 2006.

Dr. Sydney A. Rice as Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics, for three years, effective Feb. 3, 2003.

Eugene Seneta as Visiting Professor of Mathematics, for one semester, effective Aug. 25, 2002.

Xiaotong Song as Research Professor of Physics, for one academic year, effective Dec. 25, 2002.

Glenn E. Taylor as Brenton S. Halsey Distinguished Visiting Professor of Chemical Engineering and Related Disciplines, for one semester, effective Jan. 10, 2003.

Malathi Veeraraghavan as Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, effective Jan. 25, 2003.

David B. Waters as Ruth E. Murdaugh Professor of Family Practice in the School of Medicine, effective Jan. 25, 2003. Dr. Waters will continue as Professor of Family Medicine, without term.

Stuart A. Wolf as Research Professor of Materials Science and Engineering, for three years, effective Jan. 6, 2003.

Khalequz Zaman as Assistant Professor of Research in Pediatrics, for one year, effective Jan. 2, 2003.

Dr. Min-Qing Zhao as Assistant Professor of Research in Internal Medicine, for the period Jan. 2, 2003, through June 30, 2003.

CHANGE IN TITLE

Lisa A. Reilly from Horace W. Goldsmith Distinguished Teaching Professor in the Humanities to Associate Professor of Architectural History, effective Aug. 24, 2002.

Dr. Margaret E. Mohrmann, Harrison Medical Teaching Professor of Generalist Medicine, Associate Professor of Pediatrics, and Associate Professor of Religious Studies, effective Aug. 25, 2001.

PROMOTION

Jann T. Balmer from Assistant Professor, General Medical Faculty, to Associate Professor, General Medical Faculty, for three years, effective July 1, 2003.

George S. (Yiorgos) Allayannis from Assistant Professor of Business Administration, to Associate Professor of Business Administration, effective Nov. 25, 2002, as shown in the Minutes of the meeting of the Board of Visitors dated Jan. 31–Feb. 1, 2003. (cancelled)

RESIGNATIONS

Dr. Thomas L. Arntson, Associate Professor of Clinical Radiology, effective Oct. 7, 2002, to accept another position.

Dr. John S. Blanco, Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, effective May 9, 2003, to accept another position.

Maria Bykhovskaia, Assistant Professor of Research in Molecular Physiology and Biological Physics, effective Aug. 31, 2002, to accept another position.

Martha H. Corjay, Associate Professor of Research in Internal Medicine, effective Dec. 13, 2002, for personal reasons.

Carolyn W. Eddins, Assistant Professor, General Nursing Faculty, effective Jan. 24, 2003, to accept another position.

Dr. Jonathan S. Einbinder, Assistant Professor of Health Evaluation Sciences, General Medical Sciences, effective Sept. 6, 2002, to accept another position.

Dr. James E. Ferguson II, as John M. Nokes Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Professor of Radiology, effective Sept. 30, 2002, to accept another position.

Dr. Stilianos E. Kountakis, Associate Professor of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery, effective June 24, 2003, to accept another position.

Dr. William F. Marx, Assistant Professor of Radiology, effective May 14, 2003, to accept another position.

Joan D. Ruelle, Assistant Librarian, General Faculty, Alderman Library, effective Feb. 2, 2003, to accept another position.

Pablo E. Visconti, Assistant Professor of Research in Cell Biology, effective Feb. 3, 2003, to accept another position.

Dr. Vladimir F. Yamshchikov, Associate Professor of Internal Medicine, effective Jan. 3, 2003, to accept another position.

RETIREMENTS

Richard R. Abidin, Professor of Education, effective May 24, 2003.

Sara W. Arneson, Associate Professor of Nursing, effective May 24, 2003.

Dr. Frederic (Fritz) A. Berry, Professor of Anesthesiology, effective Nov. 24, 2002.

Rodney L. Biltonen, Professor of Pharmacology, effective Dec. 24, 2002.

Staige D. Blackford, Assistant Professor, General Faculty, effective May 24, 2003.

Barbara M. Brodie, Madge M. Jones Professor of Nursing, effective Dec. 31, 2002.

Robert F. Bryan, Professor of Chemistry, effective May 24, 2003.

Robert F. Cook, Professor of French, effective May 24, 2003.

David B. Croll, Professor of Commerce, effective Jan. 15, 2003.

Dr. Maximo L. Cuesta, Professor of Clinical Obstetrics and Gynecology, General Medical Faculty, effective Nov. 1, 2002.

Dr. John T. Dunn, Professor of Internal Medicine, effective Oct. 25, 2002.

Dr. Jay Y. Gillenwater, Hovey S. Dabney Professor of Urology, effective June 30, 2003.

Russell N. Grimes, Professor of Chemistry, effective May 24, 2003.

Dr. Margaret E. Gutgesell, Associate Professor of Pediatrics, effective June 30, 2002.

Dr. Jack M. Gwaltney Jr., Wade Hampton Frost Professor of Epidemiology, effective Jan. 2, 2003.

John Warren Israel, Professor of History, effective May 24, 2003.

Dr. Thaddeus E. Kelly, Professor of Pediatrics, effective Oct. 24, 2002.

James M. Kauffman, Charles S. Robb Professor of Education, effective June 24, 2003.

Murray Milner Jr., Professor of Sociology, effective May 24, 2003.

Dr. Harry L. Parlette III, Clinical Professor of Dermatology, effective June 30, 2003.

Walter B. Ross, Professor of Music, effective May 24, 2003.

Gilbert W. Roy, Associate Professor of Asian and Middle Eastern Languages and Cultures, effective Jan. 9, 2003.

C. Ray Smith, Tipton R. Snavely Professor of Business Administration, effective Aug. 24, 2003.

Glenn E. Stoner, Professor of Materials Science and Engineering, effective Jan. 24, 2003.

Dr. Benjamin C. Sturgill, Professor of Pathology, effective July 1, 2003.

Alton L. Taylor, Professor of Education, effective July 24, 2003.

Miles A. Townsend, Alice M. and Guy A. Wilson Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, effective May 24, 2003.

Dr. Munsey S. Wheby, Andrew D. Hart Professor of Internal Medicine, effective March 24, 2003.

John K. Whitaker, Georgia S. Bankard Professor of Economics, effective Jan. 9, 2003.

APPOINTMENTS

Michael G. Glasgow as Assistant Vice President for Research Administration, for three years, effective July 25, 2001. (change)

Christina Morell as Assistant Vice President for Student Affairs, for three years, effective Jan. 1, 2003.

Ralph W. Traylor as Compliance Officer for the University of Virginia Medical Center, for three years, effective Oct. 25, 2002.

RE-APPOINTMENTS

Stuart W. Connock as Executive Assistant to the President for State Governmental Relations, for one year, effective April 16, 2003.

Robbie A. Greenlee as Equal Opportunity Officer for Compliance, for the period Jan. 25, 2003, through July 9, 2006.

ELECTION OF PROFESSORS EMERITI

Richard R. Abidin, Professor of Education, effective May 24, 2003.

Dr. Frederic (Fritz) A. Berry, Professor of Anesthesiology, effective Nov. 24, 2002.

Rodney L. Biltonen, Professor of Pharmacology, effective Dec. 24, 2002.

Barbara M. Brodie, Madge M. Jones Professor of Nursing, effective Dec. 31, 2002.

Robert F. Bryan, Professor of Chemistry, effective May 24, 2003.

Robert F. Cook, Professor of French, effective May 24, 2003.

David B. Croll, Professor of Commerce, effective Jan. 15, 2003.

Dr. John T. Dunn, Professor of Internal Medicine, effective Oct. 25, 2002.

Dr. Jay Y. Gillenwater, Hovey S. Dabney Professor of Urology, effective June 30, 2003.

Russell N. Grimes, Professor of Chemistry, effective May 24, 2003.

Dr. Jack M. Gwaltney Jr., Wade Hampton Frost Professor of Epidemiology, effective Jan. 2, 2003.

John Warren Israel, Professor of History, effective May 24, 2003.

James M. Kauffman, Charles S. Robb Professor of Education, effective June 24, 2003.

Dr. Thaddeus E. Kelly, Professor of Pediatrics, effective Oct. 24, 2002.

Murray Milner Jr., Professor of Sociology, effective May 24, 2003.

Walter B. Ross, Professor of Music, effective May 24, 2003.

C. Ray Smith, Tipton R. Snavely Professor of Business Administration, effective Aug. 24, 2003.

Glenn E. Stoner, Professor of Materials Science and Engineering, effective Jan. 24, 2003.

Dr. Benjamin C. Sturgill, Professor of Pathology, effective July 1, 2003.

Alton L. Taylor, Professor of Education, effective July 24, 2003.

Miles A. Townsend, Alice M. and Guy A. Wilson Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, effective May 24, 2003.

Dr. Munsey S. Wheby, Andrew D. Hart Professor of Internal Medicine, effective March 24, 2003.

John K. Whitaker, Georgia S. Bankard Professor of Economics, effective Jan. 9, 2003.

ELECTION OF ASSOCIATE PROFESSORS EMERITI

Sara W. Arneson, Associate Professor of Nursing, effective May 24, 2003.

Dr. Margaret E. Gutgesell, Associate Professor of Pediatrics, effective June 30, 2002.

Gilbert W. Roy, Associate Professor of Asian and Middle Eastern Languages and Cultures, effective Jan. 9, 2003.

DEATHS

Francis L. Berkeley Jr., University Archivist and Professor Emeritus, died Feb. 19, 2003.

Dr. Clifford H. Fox, Clinical Associate Professor of Pathology, died Jan. 24, 2003.

Cecil Y. Lang, John Stewart Bryan Professor Emeritus of English, died Feb. 15, 2003.

Virgil S. Ward, Professor Emeritus of Education, died Feb. 16, 2003.


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