Fourteen UW-Green Bay faculty members set to receive promotions

Congratulations are in order for 14 UW-Green Bay faculty members who are up for academic promotions and/or tenure at Friday’s (June 7) UW System Board of Regents meeting. The board’s Education Committee meets today to consider the promotions, and the full board is set to OK that group’s decision Friday. The board will consider the promotions to full professor of David Coury, Humanistic Studies; Michael Draney, Natural and Applied Sciences; Kevin Fermanich, Natural and Applied Sciences; Jennifer Ham, Humanistic Studies; Derek Jeffreys, Humanistic Studies; John Katers, Natural and Applied Sciences; and Sarah Meredith-Livingston, Music. An additional seven faculty members are up for promotion from assistant professor to associate professor with tenure: Adolfo Garcia, Information and Computing Science; Doreen Higgins, Social Work; Christopher Martin, Humanistic Studies; Michelle McQuade Dewhirst, Music; Janet Reilly, Nursing; Charles Rybak, Humanistic Studies; and David Severtson, Music. Our news release has more info.