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Curtin University
Vice-Chancellor
Note to staff

8 December, 2008

 
 

Academic Promotions

It is with great pleasure that I advise the following staff have been successful in the 2008 round of academic promotions. On behalf of the University, I would like to congratulate them on their achievements. Promotions will be effective from 1 January 2009.

Associate Professor (D) to Professor (E)
Associate Professor Jeffrey Petchey – Curtin Business School
Associate Professor Bruce Maycock – Faculty of Health Sciences
Associate Professor Carey Curtis – Faculty of Humanities
Associate Professor Bob Pokrant – Faculty of Humanities
Associate Professor Hamid Nikraz – Faculty of Science & Engineering
Associate Professor Mark Ogden – Faculty of Science & Engineering
Associate Professor Zora Singh – Faculty of Science & Engineering
Associate Professor Arie van Riessen – Faculty of Science & Engineering
Associate Professor Yong Hong Wu – Faculty of Science & Engineering

Senior Lecturer (C) to Associate Professor (D)
Dr Carmela Briguglio – Curtin Business School
Dr Michael Dockery – Curtin Business School
Dr Marita Naude – Curtin Business School
Dr Christof Pforr – Curtin Business School
Dr Martin West – Curtin Business School
Dr Tanya Chikritzhs – Faculty of Health Sciences
Dr Jaya Earnest – Faculty of Health Sciences
Dr Grace Zhang – Faculty of Humanities
Dr Richard Browner – Faculty of Science & Engineering
Dr Ling Li – Faculty of Science & Engineering
Dr Wanquan Liu – Faculty of Science & Engineering
Dr Alexander Nemchin – Faculty of Science & Engineering
Dr Hari Vuthaluru – Faculty of Science & Engineering

Lecturer (B) to Senior Lecturer (C)
Dr Kandy Dayaram – Curtin Business School
Dr Robyn Ouschan – Curtin Business School
Dr Le Jian – Faculty of Health Sciences
Dr Lynn Priddis – Faculty of Health Sciences
Dr Krassi Rumchev – Faculty of Health Sciences
Dr Dawn Bennett – Faculty of Humanities
Dr Robin Groves – Faculty of Humanities
Dr Michael Hughes – Faculty of Humanities
Dr Wahidul Biswas – Faculty of Science & Engineering
Dr Christine Cooper – Faculty of Science & Engineering
Dr Benjamin Mullins – Faculty of Science & Engineering
Dr Ramesh Narayanaswamy – Faculty of Science & Engineering
Dr Zhonghua Sun – Faculty of Science & Engineering

This is the first round of promotions under the new Academic Promotions Policy. The University Academic Promotions Committee advises that the new procedures are working very well, and positive feedback from applicants and assessors indicates the simplified process is highly effective.

The Committee and the Academic Promotions Unit will conduct a review of the process and report to Academic Board early in 2009.