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May 1, 2014

Wheaton College Congratulates Newly Tenured and Promoted Faculty

Sixteen members of the Wheaton College faculty were recently promoted or received tenure.

“It is a delight to affirm the growth in excellence of our faculty as we announce promotions in faculty rank and the awarding of tenure. To qualify, each faculty candidate is rigorously evaluated on their strengths as a teacher, spiritual model and mentor, scholar, and institutional citizen,” says Dr. Stanton Jones, Wheaton College Provost.

“The awarding of tenure is an affirmation of a faculty member’s strengths and contribution to our students and to the mission of the Wheaton College, and signifies our hope that the faculty member will serve with us for the long term. The faculty, administration, and Board of Trustees are pleased to celebrate the developing and considerable gifts of these colleagues.”

Promoted from Assistant Professor to Associate Professor are:

Dr. Darcie Delzell ’98, Mathematics & Computer Science

Dr. Sarah Hall, Psychology

Dr. Matthew Lundin ’96, History

Dr. Adam Miglio MA ’01, Biblical & Theological Studies 

Promoted from Associate Professor to Professor are:

Dr. Brian Howell, Sociology & Anthropology

Dr. Nicholas Perrin, Biblical & Theological Studies

Dr. David Setran ’92, MA ’94, Christian Formation & Ministry

Dr. Daniel Sommerville, Conservatory of Music

Promoted from Assistant Professor to Associate Professor and awarded tenure are:

Dr. Becky Eggimann ’00, Chemistry

Dr. Larycia Hawkins, Politics & International Relations

Dr. Shawn Okpebholo, Conservatory of Music

Faculty awarded tenure are:

Dr. Grant Henley, Foreign Languages

Dr. Henry Kim, Sociology & Anthropology

Dr. R. Tracy McKenzie, History

Dr. Miho Nonaka, English

Mr. Joonhee Park, Art and Communication

Awarded Emeritus status are:

Dr. Norman Ewert, Business & Economics

Dr. Phyllis Mitchell, Foreign Languages


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