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Report of the President: 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 Jan. 21, Jan. 28, Feb. 11, Feb. 18, March 4 and March 11, 2014 and were approved by President John Hennessy.

Please note that while all appointments below have been approved by the president, some candidates may not yet have accepted offers.

APPOINTMENTS WITHOUT LIMIT OF TIME:

Akerib, Daniel S., Professor of Particle Physics and Astrophysics at the SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, effective July 1, 2014, coterminous with continuation of relevant programmatic funding at SLAC

Bertozzi, Carolyn, Professor of Chemistry, effective September 1, 2014

Chichilnisky, Eduardo J., Professor of Neurosurgery and of Ophthalmology, effective February 1, 2014

Demirci, Utkan, Associate Professor of Radiology, effective April 1, 2014

Griffiths, Fiona, Professor of History, effective September 1, 2014

Heinz, Tony, Professor of Photon Science at the SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, coterminous with continuation of relevant programmatic funding at SLAC, and of Applied Physics, effective September 1, 2014

Levin, Craig, Professor of Radiology, effective February 1, 2014

O'Hara, Ruth, Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, effective April 1, 2014

Roncarolo, Maria Grazia, Professor of Pediatrics, effective March 1, 2014

Shutt, Thomas A., Professor of Particle Physics and Astrophysics at the SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, effective July 1, 2014, coterminous with continuation of relevant programmatic funding at SLAC

 

PROMOTIONS WITHOUT LIMIT OF TIME:

Bejerano, Gill, Associate Professor of Developmental Biology and of Computer Science, effective March 1, 2014

Dupas, Pascaline, Associate Professor of Economics and Senior Fellow at the Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research, effective September 1, 2014

Frank, Michael, Associate Professor of Psychology, effective August 1, 2014

Grimmer, Justin, Associate Professor of Political Science, effective July 1, 2014

Heilshorn, Sarah C., Associate Professor of Materials Science and Engineering and, by courtesy, of Chemical Engineering, effective March 1, 2014, and, by courtesy, of Bioengineering, for the period March 1, 2014 through February 29, 2016

Mao, Wendy L., Associate Professor of Geological and Environmental Sciences and, coterminous with continuation of relevant programmatic funding at SLAC, of Photon Science at the SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, effective August 1, 2014

Meltzer, Jamie, Associate Professor of Art and Art History, effective September 1, 2014Spakowitz, Andrew J., Associate Professor of Chemical Engineering, effective April 1, 2014

Stokes, Laura, Associate Professor of History, effective August 1, 2014

Sumner, Meghan, Associate Professor of Linguistics, effective September 1, 2014

van Schewick, Barbara, Professor of Law, effective March 1, 2014


REAPPOINTMENTS WITHOUT LIMIT OF TIME:

Krebs, Christopher B., Associate Professor of Classics and, by courtesy, of German Studies/DLCL, effective September 1, 2014

 

PROMOTIONS FOR A CONTINUING TERM:

Ormond, Kelly E., Professor (Teaching) of Genetics, effective February 1, 2014


OTHER APPOINTMENTS:

Acharya, Avidit, Assistant Professor of Political Science, for the period September 1, 2014 through August 31, 2018

Andrews, Jason, Assistant Professor of Medicine, for the period February 1, 2014 through January 31, 2018

Bendall, Sean C., Assistant Professor (Research) of Pathology, for the period March 1, 2014 through February 28, 2018, coterminous with continued salary and other research funding from sponsored projects

Carlson, Janet, Associate Professor  (Research) of Education, for the period March 17, 2014 through March 16, 2019, coterminous with continued salary and other research funding from sponsored projects

Grillet, Nicolas, Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery, for the period April 1, 2014 through March 31, 2018

Halpern-Felsher, Bonnie, Professor (Research) of Pediatrics, for the period April 1, 2014 through March 31, 2019, coterminous with continued salary and other research funding from sponsored projects


OTHER PROMOTIONS:

Alim, H. Samy, Professor of Education, effective September 1, 2014

Attardi, Laura D., Professor of Radiation Oncology, effective February 1, 2014 and, by courtesy, of Genetics, for the period February 1, 2014 through April 30, 2016

Caers, Jef K., Professor of Energy Resources Engineering, effective February 1, 2014

Koong, Albert, Professor of Radiation Oncology, effective February 1, 2014

Strebulaev, Ilya, Professor of Finance at the Graduate School of Business, effective September 1, 2014


OTHER REAPPOINTMENTS:

Bejerano, Gill, Assistant Professor of Developmental Biology and of Computer Science, for the period February 1, 2014 through February 28, 2014

Bernstein, Shai, Assistant Professor of Finance at the Graduate School of Business, for the period July 1, 2016 through June 30, 2017

Blankespoor, Elizabeth, Assistant Professor of Accounting at the Graduate School of Business, for the period July 1, 2016 through June 30, 2017

Dionne, Jennifer A., Assistant Professor of Materials Science and Engineering, for the period March 1, 2014 through February 28, 2017

Fraser, Hunter, Assistant Professor of Biology, for the period September 1, 2016 through August 31, 2017

Coram, Marc, Assistant Professor of Health Research and Policy, for the period January 1, 2014 through December 31, 2014

Han, May, Assistant Professor of Neurology and Neurological Sciences, for the period April 1, 2014 through September 30, 2016

Kastl, Jakub, Assistant Professor of Economics, for the period July 1, 2014 through June 30, 2015

Riedel-Kruse, Hans I., Assistant Professor of Bioengineering, for the period February 1, 2015 through January 31, 2018

Shih, Mei-Chiung, Assistant Professor of Health Research and Policy, for the period January 1, 2014 through March 31, 2014

Graham, Peter W., Assistant Professor of Physics, for the period September 1, 2014 through August 31, 2017

Hansen, Morten S., Assistant Professor of Art and Art History, for the period September 1, 2014 through August 31, 2015

Palanker, Daniel, Associate Professor (Research) of Ophthalmology, for the period January 1, 2014 through June 30, 2014, coterminous with continued salary and other funding from sponsored research

Young, Cristobal, Assistant Professor of Sociology, for the period September 25, 2014 through September 24, 2017


MEDICAL CENTER LINE PROFESSORIATE APPOINTMENTS:

The following Medical Center Line Professoriate appointments, promotions, and reappointments for the periods January and February 2014 were recommended by the Provost to the President of the University and were approved by the President.

 

APPOINTMENTS FOR A CONTINUING TERM:

Hu, Serena, Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at the Stanford University Medical Center, effective February 1, 2014

Kim, W. Ray, Professor of Medicine at the Stanford University Medical Center, effective February 1, 2014

Orloff, Lisa, Professor of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery at the Stanford University Medical Center, effective February 1, 2014


OTHER APPOINTMENTS:

Azagury, Dan E., Assistant Professor of Surgery at the Stanford University Medical Center, for the period March 1, 2014 through February 28, 2018

Wall, James, Assistant Professor of Surgery at the Lucile Salter Packard Children’s Hospital, for the period March 1, 2014 through February 28, 2018

 

OTHER PROMOTIONS:

Cheng, Ivan, Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at the Stanford University Medical Center, for the period February 1, 2014 through January 31, 2019

Safer, Debra L., Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the Stanford University Medical Center, for the period March 1, 2014 through February 28, 2019

 

OTHER REAPPOINTMENTS:

Banerjee, Subhas, Associate Professor of Medicine at the Stanford University Medical Center, for the period June 1, 2014 through May 31, 2019

Beygul, Ramin, Associate Professor of Cardiothoracic Surgery and of Surgery at the Stanford University Medical Center, for the period March 1, 2014 through March 31, 2014

Dirbas, Frederick, Associate Professor of Surgery at the Stanford University Medical Center, for the period February 1, 2014 through July 31, 2014

Girod, Sabine, Associate Professor of Surgery and, by courtesy, of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery at the Stanford University Medical Center, for the period April 1, 2014 through September 30, 2018

Kerchner, Geoffrey A., Assistant Professor of Neurology and Neurological Sciences at the Stanford University Medical Center, for the period March 1, 2014 through February 29, 2020

Mahadevan, Swaminatha, Associate Professor of Surgery at the Stanford University Medical Center, for the period June 1, 2014 through November 30, 2018

Reddy, Vadiyala, Professor of Cardiothoracic Surgery at the Stanford University Medical Center and at Lucile Salter Packard Children’s Hospital, for the period February 1, 2014 through July 31, 2014

Singh, Manpreet K., Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the Lucile Salter Packard Children’s Hospital, for the period May 1, 2014 through April 30, 2020

Tacy, Theresa A., Associate Professor of Pediatrics at the Lucile Salter Packard Children’s Hospital, for the period April 1, 2014 through March 31, 2019

 

OTHER REPORT ITEMS:

Barry, Fabio, Assistant Professor of Art and Art History, also appointed Assistant Professor, by courtesy, of Classics, for the period September 1, 2013 through August 31, 2017

Paulo Blikstein, Assistant Professor of Education, also reappointed Assistant Professor, by courtesy, of Computer Science, for the period April 1, 2014 through August 31, 2015

Chen, James, Associate Professor of Chemical and Systems Biology and of Developmental Biology, also reappointed Associate Professor, by courtesy, of Chemistry, for the period September 1, 2013 through August 31, 2016

Cimprich, Karlene, Professor of Chemical and Systems Biology, also reappointed Professor, by courtesy, of Chemistry, for the period September 1, 2013 through August 31, 2016

Close, Sigrid, Assistant Professor of Aeronautics and Astronautics, also appointed Assistant Professor, by courtesy, of Electrical Engineering, for the period January 1, 2014 through December 31, 2016

Cornfield, David, Anne T. and Robert M. Bass Professor in Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine, also reappointed Professor, by courtesy, of Surgery, for the period December 1, 2013 through November 30, 2018

Covert, Markus, Associate Professor of Bioengineering, also appointed Associate Professor, by courtesy, of Chemical and Systems Biology, for the period January 1, 2014 through December 31, 2018

Dror, Ron, Associate Professor of Computer Science, change in appointment start date from March 1, 2014 to March 12, 2014 and in appointment end date from February 28, 2019 to March 11, 2019

Dumontier, Michel, change in appointment start date from December 1, 2013 to March 1, 2014 and in appointment end date from November 30, 2017 to February 28, 2018

Fischbein, Nancy, Professor of Radiology at the Stanford University Medical Center, also appointed Professor, by courtesy, of Radiation Oncology at the Stanford University Medical Center, for the period March 1, 2014 through February 28, 2019

Goodman, Noah, Assistant Professor of Psychology, and, by courtesy, of Linguistics, also reappointed Assistant Professor, by courtesy, of Computer Science, for the period September 1, 2013 through August 31, 2015

Hernandez-Broussard, Tina, Assistant Professor (Research) of Surgery, also appointed Assistant Professor (Research), by courtesy, of Medicine, for the period February 1, 2014 through September 30, 2015

Herschlag, Daniel, Senior Associate Dean for Graduate Education and Postdoctoral Affairs and Professor of Biochemistry, and, by courtesy, of Chemical Engineering, also reappointed Professor, by courtesy, of Chemistry, for the period September 1, 2013 through August 31, 2016

Kim, Peter, Professor of Biochemistry, change in appointment start date from January 1, 2014 to February 1, 2014

Kim, Stuart, Professor of Developmental Biology and of Genetics, also appointed Professor, by courtesy, of Chemical and Systems Biology, for the period December 1, 2013 through November 30, 2018

Kochenderfer, Mykel, Assistant Professor of Aeronautics and Astronautics, also appointed Assistant Professor, by courtesy, of Computer Science, for the period April 1, 2014 through March 31, 2017

Liang, Percy, Assistant Professor of Computer Science, also appointed Assistant Professor, by courtesy, of Statistics, for the period February 1, 2014 through August 31, 2016

Lum, Kathryn, Assistant Professor of Religious Studies, also appointed Assistant Professor, by courtesy, of History, for the period January 1, 2014 through June 30, 2016

Mackey, Lester, Assistant Professor of Statistics, also appointed Assistant Professor, by courtesy, of Computer Science, for the period April 1, 2014 through March 31, 2017

Mitchell, Beverly, George E. Becker Professor in Medicine, also reappointed Professor, by courtesy, of Chemical and Systems Biology, for the period December 1, 2014 through November 30, 2018

Montgomery, Stephen, Assistant Professor of Pathology and of Genetics, also reappointed Assistant Professor, by courtesy, of Computer Science, for the period February 1, 2014 through September 30, 2015

Nakauchi, Hiromitsu, Professor of Genetics, change in appointment start date from February 16, 2014 to February 14, 2014

Ousterhout, John, Professor of Computer Science, also appointed Professor, by courtesy, of Electrical Engineering, for the period January 1, 2014 through December 31, 2016

Rao, Jianghong, Associate Professor of Radiology, also reappointed Associate Professor, by courtesy, of Chemistry, for the period January 1, 2014 through December 31, 2016

Scherrer, Gregory, Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, also reappointed Assistant Professor, by courtesy, of Molecular and Cellular Physiology, for the period December 1, 2013 through September 30, 2016

Wender, Paul, Francis W. Bergstrom Professor of Chemistry, also appointed Professor, by courtesy, of Chemical and Systems Biology, for the period December 1, 2013 through November 30, 2018

 

FACULTY EMERITUS TITLES:

Froelicher, Victor, Professor of Medicine (Cardiovascular) at the Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Emeritus, effective February 28, 2014

Leith, David W.G.S., Professor of Particle Physics and Astrophysics, Emeritus, effective May 15, 2014

Leivick, Joel R., Robert and Ruth Halperin Professor of Photography, Emeritus, effective March 31, 2014

Lougee Chappell, Carolyn, Frances and Charles Field Professor in History, Emerita, effective February 1, 2014

Payne, Christopher Kennerly, Professor of Urology at the Stanford University Medical Center, Emeritus, effective April 1, 2014

Smith, Stephen J., Professor of Molecular and Cellular Physiology, Emeritus, effective April 30, 2014

Schoolnik, Gary K., Professor of Medicine (Infectious Diseases), Emeritus, effective March 31, 2014

Zolopa, Andrew R., Professor of Medicine (Infectious Diseases), Emeritus, effective May 15, 2014

 

EMERITI RECALLS:

Bienenstock, Arthur, Professor of Photon Science, Emeritus, for the period March 16, 2014 through March 15, 2015

Bresnan, Joan, Sadie Dernham Patek Professor in Humanities, Emerita, for the period March 1, 2014 through February 28, 2015

Francke, Uta, Professor of Genetics and of Pediatrics, Emerita, for the period December 1, 2013 through August 31, 2014

Hentz, Vincent R., Professor of Surgery, Emeritus, for the period March 16, 2014 through March 15, 2015

Killen, Joel D., Professor (Research) of Medicine (General Internal Medicine), Emeritus, for the period March 16, 2014 through March 15, 2015

Kirst, Michael W., Professor of Education, Emeritus, for the period July 1, 2014 through June 30, 2015

Rosenthal, Myer H., Professor (Clinical) of Anesthesia, Medicine, and Surgery, Emeritus, for the period February 1, 2014 through January 31, 2015

Scott, W. Richard, Professor of Sociology, Emeritus, for the period April 1, 2014 through June 30, 2015

Sheehan, James J., Dickason Professor in the Humanities, Emeritus, for the period January 1, 2014 through March 31, 2014

Stockdale, Frank, Maureen Lyles D’Ambrogio Professor in the School of Medicine, Emeritus, for the period March 15, 2014 through March 14, 2015

Wiederhold, Gio, Professor (Research) of Computer Science, Emeritus, for the period April 1, 2014 through June 30, 2014

Winograd, Terry, Professor of Computer Science, Emeritus, for the period January 1, 2014 through June 30, 2014

 

REPORT MATTERS:

Endowed Chairs:

Athey, Susan, Professor of Economics at the Graduate School of Business, Senior Fellow at the Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research, and Professor, by courtesy, of Economics, appointed Economics of Technology Professor, effective April 8, 2014

Chichilnisky, Eduardo J., Professor of Neurosurgery and of Ophthalmology, appointed John R. Adler Professor, effective April 8, 2014

Goodson, Kenneth E., Professor of Mechanical Engineering, appointed Davies Family Provostial Professor, effective April 8, 2014

Imbens, Guido, Professor of Economics at the Graduate School of Business and, by courtesy, of Economics, appointed Applied Econometrics Professor, effective April 8, 2014

Kasznik, Ronald, Professor of Accounting at the Graduate School of Business, appointed Paul L. and Phyllis Wattis Professor, effective April 8, 2014

Wigen, Kären E., Professor of History, appointed Frances and Charles Field Professor in History, effective April 8, 2014

 

Administrative Appointments:

Findlen, Ubaldo Pierotti Professor of History and Professor, by courtesy of French and Italian/DLCL, appointed Chair of History, for the period September 1, 2014 through August 31, 2017

Jones, Gavin, Professor of English, reappointed Chair of English, for the period September 1, 2014 through August 31, 2015

Jurafsky, Daniel, Professor of Linguistics and, by courtesy, of Computer Science, appointed Chair of Linguistics, for the period September 1, 2014 through August 31, 2017