Faculty receive promotions or tenure

by University Communications,

Faculty members across Willamette’s three colleges — the College of Liberal Arts, College of Law and Atkinson Graduate School of Management — have been approved for tenure or promotion by President Steve Thorsett and the Board of Trustees for their teaching excellence, scholarly or creative accomplishment and service to the university and community. For full bios, follow the hyperlinks below on each professor’s name.

Tenured and promoted to associate professor

Romana Autrey, Atkinson Graduate School of Management

Ramona Autrey


Stephanie DeGooyer, English

Stephanie DeGooyer


Andrew Kach, Atkinson Graduate School of Management

Andrew Kach


Vincent Pham, Civic Communication and Media
Vincent Pham 


Qiming Wang, Atkinson Graduate School of Management

Qiming Wang


Promoted to full professor

Jeanne Clark, Rhetoric
Jeanne Clark


Amy B. Meyers, College of Law

Amy Meyers


Melissa Buis Michaux, Politics
Melissa Michaux 


Kathryn Nyman, Mathematics
Nyman


Alexandra Opie, Studio Art
Opie


Cindy Koenig Richards, Civic Communication and Media
Richards


Rachel Kinsman Steck, Theatre
Steck


Melissa Witkow, Psychology
Witkow 

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