2016-17 Promotion & Tenure

Please join me in congratulating and recognizing our faculty members who were recently promoted and/or earned tenure. I am very pleased that their hard work and excellence have been recognized by the Promotion and Tenure Committees and the Board of Visitors.

Congratulations to the following individuals!

Promotion to Associate Professor

  • Avinash Agarwal, MD, Associate Professor of Surgery
  • Laurie Archbald-Pannone, MD, MPH, Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Amy Brown, MD, MHS, Associate Professor of Pediatrics
  • Laura Cook, MD, Associate Professor of Ophthalmology
  • Stephen Culp, MD, PhD, MPH, Associate Professor of Urology
  • Andrew Darby, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Stephen Early, MD, Associate Professor of Otolaryngology
  • Uta Erdbruegger, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Carol Gilchrist, PhD, Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Adrian Halme, PhD, Associate Professor of Cell Biology
  • Traci Hedrick, MD, Associate Professor of Surgery
  • Scott Heysell, MD, MPH, Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Melissa Kendall, PhD, Associate Professor of Microbiology, Immunology, and Cancer Biology
  • Tamila Kindwall-Keller, DO, MS, Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Gilbert Kinsey, PharmD, PhD, Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Lynn Kohan, MD, Associate Professor of Anesthesiology
  • Arun Krishnaraj, MD, Associate Professor of Radiology and Medical Imaging
  • Bijoy Kundu, PhD, Associate Professor of Radiology and Medical Imaging
  • Rohit Malhotra, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Nancy McLaren, MD, Associate Professor of Pediatrics
  • Van Hoang Nguyen, MD, Associate Professor of Anesthesiology
  • Michael Scott, PhD, Associate Professor of Pharmacology
  • Karen Singh, MD, Associate Professor of Anesthesiology
  • Geoffrey Smith, MD, Associate Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Philip Smith, MD, Associate Professor of Surgery
  • Guillermo Solorzano, MD, MSc, Associate Professor of Neurology
  • Michael Spaeder, MD, MS, Associate Professor of Pediatrics
  • Siobhan Statuta, MD, Associate Professor of Family Medicine
  • Robert Thiele, MD, Associate Professor of Anesthesiology
  • Anne Tuskey, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Nicholas Tustison, DSc, Associate Professor of Radiology and Medical Imaging
  • Nolan Wages, PhD, Associate Professor of Public Health Sciences
  • Zequan Yang, MD, PhD, Associate Professor of Surgery

The Award of Tenure

  • Kenneth Bilchick, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Marc Breton, PhD, Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Neurobehavioral Sciences
  • Stephen Brockmeier, MD, Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Wei-Min Chen, PhD, Associate Professor of Public Health Sciences
  • Peter Hallowell, MD, Associate Professor of Surgery
  • Mark Jameson, MD, PhD, Associate Professor of Otolaryngology
  • Hui Li, PhD, Associate Professor of Pathology
  • Wendy Lynch, PhD, Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Neurobehavioral Sciences
  • Valeria Mas, PhD, Associate Professor of Surgery
  • Pamela Mason, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Manoj Patel, PhD, Associate Professor of Anesthesiology
  • Owen Pornillos, PhD, Associate Professor of Molecular Physiology and Biological Physics
  • Yun Michael Shim, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Timothy Showalter, MD, MPH, Associate Professor of Radiation Oncology
  • Hui Zong, PhD, Associate Professor of Microbiology, Immunology, and Cancer Biology

Promotion to Professor

  • Alan Alfano, MD, Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Roger Burket, MD, Professor of Psychiatry and Neurobehavioral Sciences
  • Kathie Hulfiish, MD, Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Kimberly Kelly, PhD, Professor of Biomedical Engineering
  • Christine Lau, MD, MBA, Professor of Surgery
  • Thu Le, MD, Professor of Medicine
  • Carol Manning, PhD, Professor of Neurology
  • Wendy Novicoff, MEd, PhD, Professor of Public Health Sciences
  • Jeanita Richardson, MEd, PhD, Professor of Public Health Sciences
  • Gregory Saathoff, MD, Professor of Public Health Sciences
  • Ruth Stornetta, PhD, Professor of Pharmacology
  • Jim Tucker, MD, Professor of Psychiatry and Neurobehavioral Sciences
  • Linda Waggoner-Fountain, MD, MAMEd, Professor of Pediatrics
  • Yuh-Hwa Wang, PhD, Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics
  • Zhen Yan, PhD, Professor of Medicine
  • Jun Julius Zhu, PhD, Professor of Pharmacology

David S. Wilkes, MD
Dean, UVA School of Medicine
James Carroll Flippin Professor of Medical Science