Faculty Appointments

  • Dickinson is new QEP director

    Dale Dickinson, Ph.D., associate professor in the School of Public Health, has been selected as the director for UAB’s Quality Enhancement Plan. 

    posted a while back 4856 views
  • Tolwani appointed to new Rutsky professorship in nephrology
    The UA System Board of Trustees approved the creation of a new professorship and the appointment to fill it during its meeting June 17.
    posted a while back 8110 views
  • Biggio named inaugural holder of Hauth professorship
    Joseph Biggio, M.D., is the first to hold the endowed position in maternal-fetal medicine named for John Hauth, who directed the division for more than 10 years.
    posted a while back 6647 views
  • Paustian is new QEP director
    Pamela Paustian, Ph.D., associate professor in the School of Health Professions, has been selected as the director for UAB's Quality Enhancement Plan, "Learning in a Team Environment."
    posted a while back 8715 views
  • McMahon to be next dean of Graduate School
    Lori McMahon, Ph.D., will enrich excellence and innovation in graduate education through professional and career-development initiatives and lead collaborative efforts for recruitment and outreach with various academic units to attract highly qualified students.
    posted a while back 2130 views
  • Cowart named assistant dean for Business
    Assistant Professor Lary Cowart, Ph.D., is the new assistant dean for accreditation in the Collat School of Business. He assumes those duties from Professor Jack Howard, Ph.D., who had served as associate dean for faculty development and research since 2013.
    posted a while back 2445 views
  • Three honored as emeritus faculty
    Three longtime faculty in the UAB School of Medicine have been honored as emeritus professors. They are John T. Carpenter, M.D., James R. Jackson, Ph.D., and Luis O. Vasconez, M.D.
    posted a while back 3403 views
  • Business selects sales, marketing expert as new chair
    C. Michael Wittmann, Ph.D., will be the new chair of Marketing, Industrial Distribution and Economics in the Collat School of Business, effective July 1. Wittmann comes to UAB from the University of Southern Mississippi, where he chairs its Department of Marketing and Merchandising.
    posted a while back 2053 views
  • Endowed chair, professor appointed in School of Medicine
    Professor Ravi Bhatia, M.D., is the next holder of the Martha Ann and David L. May Endowed Chair in Cancer Research, and Professor Edward W. Hook III, M.D., was chosen to be the inaugural holder of the Cobbs Endowed Professorship in Infectious Diseases.
    posted a while back 2598 views
  • Chapman to chair English department
    Professor Alison Chapman., Ph.D., who has been director of undergraduate studies for the Department of English since 2008, has accepted the position as its chair. Highly regarded as a teacher and mentor, she received the UAB President’s Award for Excellence in Teaching in 2010 and the Outstanding Faculty Advisor Award from UAB and the National Association of Academic Advisors in 2014.
    posted a while back 2623 views
 

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