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Report of the President to the Board of Trustees

ACADEMIC COUNCIL PROFESSORIATE APPOINTMENTS:

The following Academic Council Professoriate appointments, promotions, and reappointments for the periods indicated were reviewed by the Advisory Board of the Academic Council on January 22, January 29, February 5, February 12, February 19, March 4, and March 11, 2008, and were approved by the President.

APPOINTMENTS WITHOUT LIMIT OF TIME:

Bazant, Martin Z., Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering, effective September 1, 2008

Chetty, Raj, Professor of Economics, effective September 1, 2008

Hutchings, Vincent, Professor of Political Science, effective September 1, 2008

Mirzakhani, Maryam, Professor of Mathematics, effective September 1, 2008

Schneider, Martin, Professor of Economics, effective September 1, 2008

Segura, Gary M., Professor of Political Science, effective September 1, 2008

Südhof, Thomas C., Professor of Molecular and Cellular Physiology, effective March 1, 2008

Venkatesh, Akshay, Professor of Mathematics, effective September 1, 2008

PROMOTIONS WITHOUT LIMIT OF TIME:

Attardi, Laura D., Associate Professor of Radiation Oncology and Genetics, effective February 1, 2008

Brendle, Simon, Associate Professor of Mathematics, effective September 1, 2008

Brongersma, Mark L., Associate Professor of Materials Science and Engineering, effective April 1, 2008

Flynn, Francis, Associate Professor of Organizational Behavior in the Graduate School of Business, effective September 1, 2008

Rosenfeld, Michael, Associate Professor of Sociology, effective September 1, 2008

Shenoy, Krishna, Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering, effective February 1, 2008

Winterer, Caroline, Associate Professor of History, effective September 1, 2008

PROMOTIONS FOR A CONTINUING TERM:

Nishi, Yoshio, Professor (Research) of Electrical Engineering, effective February 1, 2008

OTHER APPOINTMENTS:

Banerjee, Shilajeet, Associate Professor (Teaching) of Mechanical Engineering, for the period February 1, 2008 through January 31, 2013

Bettinger, Eric, Associate Professor of Education, for the period September 1, 2008 through August 31, 2013

Daub, Adrian, Assistant Professor of German Studies, for the period September 1, 2008 through August 31, 2012

Ellis, Nadia, Assistant Professor of English, for the period September 1, 2008 through August 31, 2012

Hastings, Jerome B., Professor (Research) of Photon Science at the Stanford Linear Accelerator Center, for the period September 1, 2008 through August 31, 2013

Huang, Kerwyn C., Assistant Professor of Bioengineering, for the period June 1, 2008 through May 31, 2012

Ji, Hanlee, Assistant Professor of Medicine (Oncology), for the period March 1, 2008 through February 28, 2011

Karnes, Michelle, Assistant Professor of English, for the period September 1, 2008 through August 31, 2012

Michelson, Ethan, Assistant Professor of Sociology, for the period September 1, 2008 through August 31, 2012

Ormond, Kelly E., Associate Professor (Teaching) of Genetics, for the period February 1, 2008 through January 31, 2014

Parigi, Paolo, Assistant Professor of Sociology, for the period September 1, 2008 through August 31, 2012

Tomlin, Claire J., Professor (Research) of Aeronautics and Astronautics, for the period January 1, 2008 through December 31, 2010

Yilmaz, Bilge, Associate Professor of Finance in the Graduate School of Business, for the period July 1, 2008 through June 30, 2013

OTHER REAPPOINTMENTS:

Anttila, Arto, Assistant Professor of Linguistics, for the period April 1, 2008 through August 31, 2012

Brunet, Anne, Assistant Professor of Genetics, for the period April 1, 2008 through May 31, 2011

Chang, Ching-Pin, Assistant Professor of Medicine (Cardiovascular Medicine), for the period March 1, 2008 through February 29, 2012

Chen, Chang-Zheng, Assistant Professor of Microbiology and Immunology, for the period February 1, 2008 through July 31, 2008

Edelstein, Daniel, Assistant Professor of French and Italian, for the period July 1, 2008 through June 30, 2011

Goodman, Miriam B., Assistant Professor of Molecular and Cellular Physiology, for the period November 1, 2008 through December 31, 2009

Gozani, Or P., Assistant Professor of Biology, for the period January 1, 2009 through December 31, 2009

Greven, Martin, Assistant Professor of Applied Physics, for the period April 1, 2008 through August 31, 2008

Hanretta, Sean, Assistant Professor of History, for the period July 1, 2008 through June 30, 2009

Moraga, Cherrie, Artist-in-Residence in Drama, for the period September 1, 2008 through August 31, 2012

Root, Terry, Senior Fellow at the Woods Institute for the Environment, for the period March 1, 2008 through May 31, 2008

Sanger, Terence D., Assistant Professor of Neurology and Neurological Sciences, for the period February 1, 2008 through May 31, 2008

Weinstein, Jeremy, Assistant Professor of Political Science, for the period September 1, 2008 through August 31, 2009

Wilcox, Michael V., Assistant Professor of Anthropology, for the period September 1, 2010 through August 31, 2011

Yandulov, Dmitry V., Assistant Professor of Chemistry, for the period July 1, 2008 through June 30, 2009

OTHER PROMOTIONS:

Jones, Gavin, Professor of English, effective September 1, 2008

Relman, David, Professor of Medicine (Infectious Diseases) and of Microbiology and Immunology, effective February 1, 2008

Sorensen, Jesper B., Professor of Organizational Behavior in the Graduate School of Business, effective September 1, 2008

Sun, Chao Fen, Professor of Asian Languages, effective September 1, 2008

MEDICAL CENTER LINE PROFESSORIATE APPOINTMENTS:

The following Medical Center Line Professoriate appointments, promotions, and reappointments for the periods January and February, 2008, were recommended by the Provost to the President of the University and were approved by the President.

OTHER APPOINTMENTS:

Buckwalter, Marion S., Assistant Professor of Neurology and Neurological Sciences, and, by courtesy, of Neurosurgery, at the Stanford University Medical Center, for the period February 1, 2008 through January 31, 2011

Fischbein, Michael, Assistant Professor of Cardiothoracic Surgery at the Stanford University Medical Center, for the period March 1, 2008 through February 28, 2011

Kurian, Allison W., Assistant Professor of Medicine (Oncology) and of Health Research and Policy at the Stanford University Medical Center, for the period February 1, 2008 through January 31, 2011

Maxim, Peter G., Assistant Professor of Radiation Oncology at the Stanford University Medical Center, for the period March 1, 2008 through February 28, 2011

Parvizi, Josef, Assistant Professor of Neurology and Neurological Sciences at the Stanford University Medical Center, for the period March 1, 2008 through February 28, 2011

Shin, Lewis M., Assistant Professor of Radiology at the Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, for the period February 1, 2008 through January 31, 2011

PROMOTIONS FOR A CONTINUING TERM:

Rockson, Stanley, Professor of Medicine (Cardiovascular Medicine) at the Stanford University Medical Center, effective April 1, 2008

OTHER REAPPOINTMENTS:

Arai, Sally, Assistant Professor of Medicine (Bone Marrow Transplantation) at the Stanford University Medical Center), for the period March 1, 2008 through May 31, 2008

Bertaccini, Edward J., Associate Professor of Anesthesia at the Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, for the period May 1, 2008 through April 30, 2013

Conrad, Carol, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (Pulmonary) at the Lucile Salter Packard Children's Hospital, for the period February 1, 2008 through May 31, 2008

Manche, Edward M., Associate Professor of Ophthalmology at the Stanford University Medical Center, for the period March 1, 2008 through May 31, 2008

Robinson, Terry, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (Pulmonary) at the Lucile Salter Packard Children's Hospital, for the period February 1, 2008 through May 31, 2008

OTHER PROMOTIONS:

Chang, Kay W., Associate Professor of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery at the Stanford University Medical Center and, by courtesy, of Pediatrics at the Lucile Salter Packard Children's Hospital, for the period March 1, 2008 through February 28, 2013

Connolly, Andrew, Associate Professor of Pathology at the Stanford University Medical Center, for the period March 1, 2008 through February 28, 2013

Kong, Christina, Associate Professor of Pathology at the Stanford University Medical Center, for the period March 1, 2008 through February 28, 2013

Williams, Sharon E., Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the Lucile Salter Packard Children's Hospital, for the period March 1, 2008 through February 28, 2013

REPORT ITEMS:

Ardoin, Nicole, Assistant Professor of Education and Center Fellow at the Woods Institute for the Environment, change in appointment start date from January 1, 2008 to July 1, 2008 and in appointment end date from December 1, 2012 to June 30, 2012

Block, Barbara A., Charles and Elizabeth Prothro Professor in Marine Sciences, also appointed Senior Fellow, by courtesy, at the Woods Institute for the Environment, for the period September 1, 2007 through August 31, 2010

Campbell, James T., Professor of History, change in appointment start date from January 1, 2008 to July 1, 2008

Covert, Markus W., Assistant Professor of Bioengineering, also appointed Assistant Professor, by courtesy, of Chemical and Systems Biology, for the period December 1, 2007 through December 31, 2010

Ellerbee, Audrey K., Assistant Professor of Electrical Engineering, change in appointment start date from October 1, 2007 to October 1, 2008 and in appointment end date from September 30, 2011 to September 30, 2012

Endy, Drew, Assistant Professor of Bioengineering, change in appointment start date from June 1, 2008 to September 1, 2008 and in appointment end date from May 31, 2012 to August 31, 2012

Fisher, Daniel S., Professor of Applied Physics, also appointed Professor, by courtesy, of Biology, for the period January 1, 2008 through December 31, 2012

Giaccia, Amato J., Jack, Lulu and Sam Willson Professor of Radiation Oncology and Professor, by courtesy, of Surgery, also reappointed Professor, by courtesy, of Obstetrics and Gynecology, effective May 1, 2008 without limit of time

Hilley, George, Assistant Professor of Geological and Environmental Sciences, change in appointment start date from September 1, 2004 to January 1, 2005 and in appointment end date from August 31, 2008 to December 31, 2008

Huang, Kerwyn C., Assistant Professor of Bioengineering, also appointed Assistant Professor, by courtesy, of Electrical Engineering, for the period June 1, 2008 through May 31, 2012

Hudgins, Louanne, Professor of Pediatrics (Medical Genetics) at the Lucile Salter Packard Children's Hospital, also appointed Professor, by courtesy, of Obstetrics and Gynecology, effective February 1, 2008 for a continuing term

Jacobson, Mark Z., Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering and, by courtesy, of Energy Resources Engineering, also appointed Senior Fellow, by courtesy, at the Woods Institute for the Environment, for the period September 1, 2007 through August 31, 2010

Kennedy, David M., Donald J. McLachlan Professor of History, also appointed Senior Fellow, by courtesy, at the Woods Institute for the Environment, for the period September 1, 2007 through August 31, 2010

Levitt, Raymond E., Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering, also appointed Senior Fellow, by courtesy, at the Woods Institute for the Environment, for the period September 1, 2007 through August 31, 2010

Monismith, Stephen G., Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering and, by courtesy, of Geological and Environmental Sciences, also appointed Senior Fellow, by courtesy, at the Woods Institute for the Environment, for the period September 1, 2007 through August 31, 2010

Palumbo-Liu, David, Professor of Comparative Literature, also appointed Professor, by courtesy, of English, effective September 1, 2008 without limit of time

Van Reenen, John, Professor of Economics in the Graduate School of Business, also appointed Senior Fellow at the Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies, effective September 1, 2008 without limit of time

Wender, Paul A., Francis W. Bergstrom Professor of Chemistry, also appointed Professor, by courtesy, of Chemical and Systems Biology, for the period December 1, 2007 through November 30, 2010

Weyant, John P., Professor of Management Science and Engineering, also appointed Senior Fellow, by courtesy, at the Woods Institute for the Environment, for the period September 1, 2007 through August 31, 2010

STAFF EMERITUS TITLES:

Dienstbier, Thomas, appointed Director, Computer Services, Emeritus, effective January 31, 2008

FACULTY EMERITUS TITLES:

Emmerson, Donald K., Senior Fellow at the Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies, Emeritus, effective March 1, 2008

Oakes, David D., Professor of Surgery at the Santa Clara Valley Medical Center, Emeritus, effective March 14, 2008

Parnes, Jane R., Professor of Medicine, Emerita, effective February 17, 2008

Strober, Myra H., Professor of Education, Emerita, effective March 28, 2008

EMERITI RECALLS:

Aoki, Masahiko, Henri H. and Tomoye Takahashi Professor of Japanese Studies, Emeritus, January 1, 2008 through December 31, 2008

Bower, Gordon H., Albert Ray Long Professor of Psychology, Emeritus, January 1, 2007 through January 1, 2008

Christensen, Richard, Professor (Research) of Aeronautics and Astronautics and of Mechanical Engineering, Emeritus, January 1, 2008 through December 31, 2010

Claerbout, Jon F., Cecil H. and Ida M. Green Professor in Geophysics, Emeritus, January 16, 2008 through December 31, 2008

Emmerson, Donald K., Senior Fellow at the Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies, Emeritus, March 1, 2008 through August 31, 2008

Fetter, Alexander L., Professor of Physics and of Applied Physics, Emeritus, April 1, 2007 through March 31, 2008

Heath, Shirley B., Margery Bailey Professor in English and Dramatic Literature, Emerita, January 1, 2008 through March 31, 2008

Mancall, Mark, Professor of History, Emeritus, January 1, 2008 through December 31, 2008

Mark, James B.D., Professor of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Emeritus, January 1, 2008 through June 30, 2008

Nur, Amos, Wayne Loel Professor of Earth Sciences, Emeritus, February 1, 2008 through January 31, 2009

Olkin, Ingram, Professor of Statistics and of Education, Emeritus, January 1, 2008 through March 31, 2008

Tatum, Clyde B., Obayashi Professor in the School of Engineering, Emeritus, April 1, 2008 through March 31, 2011

Ullman, Jeffrey D., Stanford Warren Ascherman M.D. Professor in the School of Engineering, Emeritus, January 1, 2008 through June 30, 2008

Zajonc, Robert B., Professor of Psychology, Emeritus, January 1, 2008 through March 31, 2008

REPORT MATTERS: Endowed Chairs:

Heath, Chip, Professor of Organizational Behavior in the Graduate School of Business, appointed Thrive Foundation for Youth Professor in the Graduate School of Business, effective April 8, 2008

Henry, Peter B., Professor of Economics in the Graduate School of Business, Senior Fellow at the Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research, and Professor, by courtesy, of Economics, appointed Konosuke Matsushita Professor in the Graduate School of Business, effective April 8, 2008

Jackson, Matthew, Professor of Economics, appointed Eberle Professor of Economics, effective April 8, 2008

Rockson, Stanley, Professor of Medicine (Cardiovascular Medicine) at the Stanford University Medical Center, appointed Allan and Tina Neill Professor of Lymphatic Research and Medicine, effective April 8, 2008

Südhof, Thomas, Professor of Molecular and Cellular Physiology, appointed Avram Goldstein Professor in the School of Medicine, effective June 1, 2008

Tiedens, Lara, Professor of Organizational Behavior in the Graduate School of Business, appointed Jonathan B. Lovelace Professor in the Graduate School of Business, effective April 8, 2008

Wolak, Frank, Professor of Economics and Senior Fellow, by courtesy, at the Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research, appointed Holbrook Working Professor in Commodity Price Studies, effective April 8, 2008

Other Items:

The Department of Biological Sciences, change in name to the Department of Biology, effective January 1, 2008

Frieden, Gregory, Professor of Slavic Languages and Literatures, also appointed Chair of the Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures, effective September 1, 2008