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CAS APT Committee

College of Arts and Sciences

Appointments, Promotions and Tenure Committee

July 1, 2016 – June 30, 2017


Committee meets every Thursday from 3:00-5:30 pm.

Committee of 12; all members hold continuing appointment; at most 3 Associate Professors; no two members from one unit; no member a unit chair or CAS officer; election each Fall, with one candidate nominated by each CAS unit not having a continuing member; members serve 3-year terms, at most two terms consecutively.  Committee elects Professor as Chair.


Chair:  Jonathan Dimock

Term ending June 30, 2019:

MTH   Dimock, Jonathan – Professor – 2nd Term

BIO    Koudelka, Gerald – Professor – 1st Term

CDS    Tjaden, Kristin – Professor – 1st Term

HIS    Vardi, Liana – Professor – 1st Term

Term ending June 30, 2018:

SOC   Adelman, Robert – Associate Professor – 1st Term

ENG   Frakes, Jerold – Professor – Partial Term

PSY    Read, Jennifer – Professor – 1st Term

CHE    Richard, John* – UB Dstg Prof – 1st Term

Term ending June 30, 2017:     

GEO    Aldstadt, Jared – Associate Professor – 1st Term

MUS    Kolor, Thomas – Associate Professor – Partial Term

PHY   Sen, Surajit – Professor – Partial Term

RLL    Thomas, Jean-Jacques – UB Dstg Prof – 2nd Term


*Rodolphe Gasché, Distinguished Professor in Comparative Literature, is substituting for John Richard in the Fall 2016 semester.

*Karin Michelson, Professor in Linguistics, is substituting for Jean-Jacques Thomas in the Spring 2017 semester.


APT Special Election

Term ending June 30, 2018:

COL    Gasché, Rodolphe – SUNY Dstg Prof

LIN     Michelson, Karin – Professor

ART    Schirm, David – Professor