Appointments & Retirements

November 26, 2014

Carol S. Newlon has retired as associate dean for the Office of Faculty Affairs and professor and chair of the Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics at New Jersey Medical School

Laxmi Vazirani has announced her retirement as disabilities specialist with the Office of Employment Equity, University Human Resources, effective January 1, 2015. 

November 19, 2014

Paul Gilmore has been appointed administrative dean for the Rutgers University–New Brunswick Honors College.

Sunita Gupta Kramer has been appointed associate dean of academic affairs for the Rutgers University–New Brunswick Honors College.

Lei Lei has been appointed dean of Rutgers Business School–Newark and New Brunswick. Learn more here.

Peter March has been appointed executive dean for the School of Arts and Sciences, Rutgers University–New Brunswick. Learn more here.

Matt Matsuda has been appointed academic dean for the Rutgers University–New Brunswick Honors College.

Issata Saccoh-Oluwadare has been appointed associate dean of student affairs for the Rutgers University–New Brunswick Honors College.

Lisa Brockenbrough Sanon-Jules has been appointed director of academic advising for the Rutgers University–New Brunswick Honors College.

November 5, 2014

Benedetto Piccoli, Joseph and Loretta Lopez Chair and professor in the Department of Mathematical Sciences, Faculty of Arts and Sciences–Camden, has been appointed program director of the Center for Computational and Integrative Biology, Rutgers University–Camden. 

Celeste Williams has been appointed administrative assistant in the Office of the Chancellor, Rutgers University–Camden.  

Nir Yakoby, associate professor in the Department of Biology, Faculty of Arts and Sciences–Camden, has been appointed director for the graduate computational and integrative biology program in the Center for Computational and Integrative Biology, Rutgers University–Camden.

October 29, 2014

Gwendolyn Beetham has been appointed director of the Global Village, living-learning communitiesDouglass Residential College, Rutgers University–New Brunswick. Learn more here.

Margo Bresnen has been appointed development specialist I in the development office, Faculty of Arts and Sciences–Camden.

Joseph Martin, professor in the Department of Biology and director for the Center for Computational and Integrative Biology, Faculty of Arts and SciencesCamden (FASC), has been named associate dean for natural and physical sciences, mathematical science, and technology, FASC.  

October 22, 2014

Colleen Gross has been named director of development in the Development Office, Faculty of Arts and Sciences–Camden

Patricia Staley has announced her retirement as administrative analyst for the Office of Business Affairs in the Department of University Communications and Marketing at the end of October. Prior to integration, she worked with the legacy University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Public Affairs Department for 32 years.  

Nir Yakoby, associate professor in the Department of Biology, Faculty of Arts and Sciences–Camden (FASC), has been appointed director for the graduate computational and integrative biology program, Center for Computational and Integrative Biology, FASC.

October 15, 2014

Marianne Gaunt, has announced her retirement as vice president for information services and university libraries at Rutgers University Libraries after 35 years of service, effective December 2014. Learn more here.

Ilene Rosen, has been appointed associate dean for student services at the School of Engineering, Rutgers University–New Brunswick.

Peng Song, has been appointed associate dean for undergraduate affairs at the School of Engineering, Rutgers University–New Brunswick.

October 8, 2014

LaToya A. Battle-Brown has been appointed assistant provost and dean of admissions, Rutgers University–Newark. 

Lily Young, professor of environmental microbiology and dean of international programs at the School of Environmental and Biological Sciences, Rutgers University–New Brunswick, has been appointed provost of Rutgers University–New Brunswick.

September 24, 2014

Gary Aston-Jones, professor and Murray Chair of Excellence in Neuroscience, has been appointed director of the Brain Health Institute and the Murray and Charlotte Strongwater Endowed Chair in Neuroscience and Brain Health.

Salvador B. Mena has been appointed associate vice chancellor of Student Affairs at Rutgers University–New Brunswick.

Edna Cadmus, clinical professor of the School of Nursing has been appointed the new executive director of the New Jersey Collaborating Center for Nursing.

September 17, 2014

Cailean Carr has been appointed professional research manager at the Alan M. Voorhees Transportation Center at the Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy, Rutgers University–New Brunswick.

Sarah Kelly has been appointed research project coordinator I at the Bloustein Center for Survey Research at the Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy, Rutgers University–New Brunswick.

Nicholas Klein has been appointed postdoctoral associate at the Alan M. Voorhees Transportation Center at the Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy, Rutgers University–New Brunswick.

Graham Petto has been appointed research project coordinator II at the Alan M. Voorhees Transportation Center at the Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy, Rutgers University–New Brunswick.

Marie L. Radford has been appointed director of the Library and Information Science Ph.D. program at the School of Communication and Information, Rutgers University–New Brunswick, for a three-year term.

James Sinclair has been appointed professional research manager at the Alan M. Voorhees Transportation Center of the Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy, Rutgers University–New Brunswick.

Ross J. Todd has been appointed interim chair of the Department of Library and Information Sciences at the School of Communication and Information, Rutgers University–New Brunswick.

Joyce Valenza has been appointed director of the Master of Library and Information Sciences Program at the School of Communication and Information, Rutgers University–New Brunswick.

Sean Varsolona has been appointed senior program coordinator at the National Transit Institute of the Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy, Rutgers University–New Brunswick.

September 10, 2014

Lily Young, professor of environmental microbiology and dean of international programs at the School of Environmental and Biological Sciences, Rutgers University–New Brunswick, has been appointed provost of Rutgers University–New Brunswick, effective October 1.