College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

College Committee on Appointments, Promotion and Tenure (CCAPT)

Committee Liaison

Dean's Office Liaison: Ben Eggleston,

Administrative Support: Jill Mignacca,


According to the Bylaws of the College Assembly » (Article VII.B.3), the College Committee on Appointments, Promotion and Tenure (CCAPT) shall:

a. Consider all recommendations for advancement in academic rank and granting of continuous tenure for members of the College faculty. The recommendations along with those of the dean shall be reported to the University Committee on Promotion and Tenure and shall remain otherwise confidential.

b. Address itself to matters of policy pertaining to faculty rank and status and report its recommendations to the dean.

c. Advise the dean on recommendations for all initial appointments at the professor or associate professor level, and other appointments conferring tenure.


Name Department Division Term Ends (Spring of...)
Dennis Christilles Theatre & Dance School of the Arts 2019
Dietrich Earnhart* Economics International & Interdisciplinary Studies 2021
Chris Forth History and Humanities Humanities 2019
Vincent Francisco* Applied Behavioral Science International & Interdisciplinary Studies 2021
Holly Goerdel School of Public Affairs & Administration Social & Behavioral Sciences 2019
Michael Krueger Visual Art School of the Arts 2020
Amy McNair History of Art Humanities 2019
Alison Olcott Geology Natural Sciences & Mathematics 2021
Atanas Stefanov Mathematics Natural Sciences & Mathematics 2021
Dave Tell Communication Studies Social & Behavioral Sciences 2020
Luciano Tosta Spanish & Portuguese Humanities 2020
Cornelis (Kees) van der Veen Geographic & Atmospheric Science Natural Sciences & Mathematics 2019
Jie Zhang Linguistics Social & Behavioral Sciences 2021

*This committee member is representing a division other than that of his home department.

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