Board approves promotions

Princeton NJ -- The Board of Trustees has approved the promotions of eight faculty members. The faculty members and their departments, by the academic rank to which they are being promoted, are:

Professor -- Stephen Kotkin, history; Ihor Lemischka, molecular biology; Elizabeth Lunbeck, history; and Gideon Rosen, philosophy. All, with continuing tenure, are effective July 1, 2002.

Associate professor -- Keith Whittington, politics, with continuing tenure, effective July 1, 2002.

Assistant professor -- Mark Greenberg, philosophy; and Jussara Quadros, Spanish and Portuguese languages and cultures. Both are for three-year terms, effective July 1, 2002.

Senior lecturer -- Kevin Wayne, computer science, for a three-year term, effective July 1, 2002.



Faculty submit resignations

The following faculty members have submitted their resignations:

Effective July 1, 2002: Fritz Graf, the Andrew Fleming West Professor in Classics, to accept a position at Ohio State University.

Effective Sept. 1, 2002: Diego Cordoba, assistant professor of mathematics, to accept a position at Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas (Madrid); Jonathan Lamb, professor of English, to accept a position at Vanderbilt University; Dale Miller, professor of psychology, to accept a position at Stanford University; Eric Oliver, assistant professor of politics and international affairs, to accept a position at the University of Chicago; and Peter Ozsváth, assistant professor of mathematics.

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June 17, 2002
Vol. 92, No. 29
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Contents

Commencement 2002
Tilghman urges graduates to carry on 'the spirit of Princeton'
Four faculty members recognized for their outstanding teaching
Commencement highlights on Web
Photographs from Commencement 2002
By the numbers: Commencement 2002

Inside
Spence gift creates Ludwig endowment
University libraries have designs on the future

Science
Study tracks death of iguanas in the Galapagos
$7.5 million funds work in 'organic' electronics
Students take challenging class assignment to the wall
Scholars go to the schools to teach science

Faculty news
Malkiel, Taylor reappointed
Faculty members named to endowed chairs
Board approves promotions
New faculty members appointed
Twelve faculty members transfer to emeritus status

Sections
People, spotlight
People, briefs
Calendar of events


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