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2020-21 Honorees

Gary Abbott

Promoted to Professor

UMKC Conservatory

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Jasmine Abdel-khalik

Promoted to Professor

School of Law

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Rachael Allen

Pomoted to Associate Teaching Professor

School of Biological and Chemical Sciences

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Kym Bennett

Promoted to Professor

College of Arts and Sciences

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LaVerne Berkel

Promoted to Professor

College of Education

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Mitchell Brian

Promoted to Teaching Professor

College of Arts and Sciences

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Xiaobo Chen

Promoted to Professor

School of Biological and Chemical Sciences

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Baek-Young Choi

Promoted to Professor

School of Computing and Engineering

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Lisa Cillessen

Promoted to Associate Clinical Professor

School of Pharmacy

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Rebecca Davis

Promoted to Teaching Professor

College of Arts and Sciences

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Alison DeSimone

Promoted to Associate Professor with Tenure

UMKC Conservatory

 

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Crystal Doss

Promoted to Teaching Professor

College of Arts and Sciences

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Lynn Friesen

Promoted to Research Professor

School of Dentistry

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Lance Godley

Promoted to Associate Clinical Professor

School of Dentistry

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Viviana Grieco

Promoted to Professor

College of Arts and Sciences

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Kendall Guthrie

Promoted to Associate Clinical Professor

School of Pharmacy

Kendall Guthrie

Megan Hart

Promoted to Associate Professor with Tenure

School of Computing and Engineering

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Jennifer Huberman

Promoted to Professor

College of Arts and Sciences

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Shannon Jackson

Promoted to Professor

College of Arts and Sciences

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Steven Kraske

Promoted to Teaching Professor

College of Arts and Sciences

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Sue Lasiter

Earned tenure at the rank of Associate Professor

School of Nursing and Health Studies

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Toya Like

Promoted to Professor

College of Arts and Sciences

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Heather Lyons-Burney

Promoted to Associate Clinical Professor

School of Pharmacy

 

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Dr. Jacob Marszalek

Promoted to Professor

College of Arts and Sciences

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Kelley Martin

Promoted to Librarian III

University Libraries

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Dan McIntosh

Promoted to Professor

College of Arts and Sciences

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Danielle Merrick

Promoted to Clinical Professor

School of Law

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Michael Murphy

Promoted to Associate Clinical Professor

School of Dentistry

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Michael O'Connor

Promoted to Professor

School of Biological and Chemical Sciences

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Aaron Reed

Promoted to Teaching Professor

School of Biological and Chemical Sciences

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Ekaterina Strekalova-Hughes

Promoted to Associate Professor with Tenure

School of Education

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Elizabeth Vonnahme

Promoted to Professor

College of Arts and Sciences

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Joah Williams

Promoted to Associate Professor with Tenure

College of Arts and Sciences

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Del Wright, Jr.

Promoted to Professor

School of Law

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