Photo of tree blossoms framing a view of Scudder Plaza and its fountain in front of Robertson Hall on the Princeton campus.

Trustees approve 15 faculty promotions

Tree blossoms frame a view of Scudder Plaza on the Princeton campus.

Princeton University’s Board of Trustees has approved the following faculty promotions, effective July 1, 2019.


Andrea Graham, ecology and evolutionary biology; Germán Labrador Méndez, Spanish and Portuguese; Luigi Martinelli, mechanical and aerospace engineering, Rodney Priestley, chemical and biological engineering.

Associate Professor

Amir Ali Ahmadi, operations research and financial engineering; Kathryn Chenoweth, French and Italian; Will Dobbie, economics and public affairs; Thomas Fujiwara, economics; Matthew Karp, history; Russell Leo, English; Mariangela Lisanti, physics; M’hamed Oualdi, Near Eastern Studies and history; Alejandro Rodriguez, electrical engineering; Kaushik Sengupta, electrical engineering; Mohammad Seyedsayamdost, chemistry.