Twenty-three exemplary SMU faculty members will begin the 2018-19 academic year newly tenured as associate professor or promoted to full professor.

The following individuals have received tenure or promotion effective Saturday, Sept. 1, 2018:

Annette Caldwell Simmons School of Education and Human Development

Recommended for tenure and promotion to Associate Professor:

  • Doris Baker, Teaching and Learning
  • Candace Walkington, Teaching and Learning

Cox School of Business

Recommended for tenure and promotion to Associate Professor:

  • Stacey Jacobsen, Finance

Recommended for tenure (associate professorship previously awarded):

  • Chotibhak Jotikasthira, Finance

Recommended for promotion to Full Professor:

  • Edward Fox, Marketing

Dedman College of Humanities and Sciences

Recommended for tenure and promotion to Associate Professor:

  • Andrea Barreiro, Mathematics
  • Michael Chmielewski, Psychology
  • Maxime Foerster, World Languages and Literatures (French)
  • Jo Guldi, History
  • Jill Kelly, History
  • James Lake, Economics
  • Alexander Lippert, Chemistry
  • Omar Ozak, Economics
  • Danila Serra, Economics

Recommended for promotion to Full Professor:

  • Jeffrey Engel, History
  • Kenneth Hamilton, History
  • Luigi Manzetti, Political Science
  • Alicia Meuret, Psychology

Dedman School of Law

Recommended for tenure and promotion to Associate Professor:

  • James Coleman, Law (energy law)

Lyle School of Engineering

Recommended for promotion to Full Professor:

  • Khaled Abdelghany, Civil and Environmental Engineering

Meadows School of the Arts

Recommended for tenure and promotion to Associate Professor:

  • Sidharth Muralidharan, Advertising

Perkins School of Theology

Recommended for tenure and promotion to Associate Professor:

  • James Kang Hoon Lee, History of Early Christianity

Recommended for promotion to Full Professor:

  • Roy Heller, Old Testament