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‘Years of excellence and high academic standards’: 63 Concordians celebrate milestone achievements

The university congratulates faculty and staff who received tenure and promotions in 2018
October 2, 2018
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By Meagan Boissé

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Sixty-three librarians and faculty members at Concordia received promotions and/or tenure in 2018, a milestone celebrated at a special event held on September 27.

“The achievements of this year’s promotion and tenure recipients reflect their commitment to academic excellence, teaching and scholarship that serves our students and supports Concordia’s growing reputation nationally and internationally,” says Graham Carr, provost and vice-president, Academic.

“We’re proud to celebrate these gifted faculty and librarians. They are instrumental in securing our position as a next-generation university and they contribute meaningfully to ensuring Concordia’s overall success and well-being.”

Nadia Hardy, vice-provost of Faculty Relations, agrees.

“This recognition marks years of excellence and high academic standards,” she says.

”They performed superbly in their teaching, research and service roles, and the culmination of this exceptional work is the receipt of their tenure and/or promotions.” 

Here is the full list of faculty who received tenure or promotions:

Concordia Libraries

Tenure and promotion to associate librarian
Éthel Gamache
Katharine Hall
Danielle Winn

Tenure on appointment
Dianne Cmor, senior librarian

Asssociate university librarians Dianne Cmor and Lorie Kloda Asssociate university librarians Dianne Cmor and Lorie Kloda

Faculty of Arts and Science

Promotion to professor
Jason Camlot, Department of English
Mark A. Ellenbogen, Department of Psychology
Denis Liakin, Département d'études françaises
Helena P. Osana, Department of Education
Peter Pawelek, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Michael Sacher, Department of Biology
Tim Schwab, Department of Communication Studies
David M. Secko, Department of Journalism
Uri Shalev, Department of Psychology
Geneviève Sicotte, Département d'études françaises
Alina Stancu, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Tenure and promotion to associate professor
Linda Booij, Department of Psychology*
Kristen Dunfield, Department of Psychology
Martin French, Department of Sociology and Anthropology
Orit Halpern, Department of Sociology and Anthropology*
Mélina Mailhot, Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Fenwick McKelvey, Department of Communication Studies
Emer O'Toole, School of Irish Studies
Mireille Paquet, Department of Political Science
Dajana Vuckovic, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

*Tenure with already held rank of associate professor.

Tenure on appointment
Leonard Sklar, professor, Department of Geography, Planning and Environment

Jeremy Clark, associate professor in the Concordia Institute for Information Systems Engineering Jeremy Clark, associate professor in the Concordia Institute for Information Systems Engineering

Gina Cody School of Engineering and Computer Science

Promotion to professor
Roch Glitho, Concordia Institute for Information Systems Engineering
Abdelwahab Hamou-Lhadj, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Mehdi Hojjati, Department of Mechanical, Industrial and Aerospace Engineering
M. Zahangir Kabir, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Lyes Kadem, Department of Mechanical, Industrial and Aerospace Engineering
Leila Kosseim, Department of Computer Science and Software Engineering
Michelle Nokken, Department of Building, Civil and Environmental Engineering

Tenure and promotion to associate professor
Jeremy Clark, Concordia Institute for Information Systems Engineering
Tiberiu Popa, Department of Computer Science and Software Engineering
Charalambos Poullis, Department of Computer Science and Software Engineering*
Akshay Kumar Rathore, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering*

*Tenure with already held rank of associate professor.

Tenure on appointment
Yann-Gaël Guéhéneuc, professor, Department of Computer Science and Software Engineering

John Molson School of Business

Promotion to professor
Onur Bodur, Department of Marketing

Tenure and promotion to associate professor
Ingrid Chadwick, Department of Management
Yu-Ping Chen, Department of Management
Luo He, Department of Accountancy
Elisabeth Peltier, Department of Accountancy
Saif Ullah, Department of Finance
Li Yao, Department of Accountancy

Tenure on appointment
Alexandre Bitektine, associate professor, Department of Management

Faculty of Fine Arts

Promotion to professor
Ingrid Bachmann, Department of Studio Arts
Luca Caminati, Mel Hoppenheim School of Cinema
Cynthia Imogen Hammond, Department of Art History
Alice Ming Wai Jim, Department of Art History
Rosanna Maule, Mel Hoppenheim School of Cinema
John Potvin, Department of Art History
Martin Racine, Department of Design and Computation Arts
Eric Simon, Department of Studio Arts

Tenure and promotion to associate professor
Luigi Allemano, Mel Hoppenheim School of Cinema
Surabhi Ghosh, Department of Studio Arts
Heather Igloliorte, Department of Art History
Rilla Khaled, Department of Design and Computation Arts*
Jonathan Lessard, Department of Design and Computation Arts
Mitch Mitchell, Department of Studio Arts
Nicola Pezolet, Department of Art History
MJ Thompson, Department of Art Education
Eldad Tsabary, Department of Music

*Tenure with already held rank of associate professor.

Tenure on appointment
Kelly Jazvac, associate professor, Department of Studio Arts


Find out more about the 2017-18 tenure and promotions at Concordia.



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