Spring 2016 Faculty Review Notices

Jan. 12, 2016

Spring 2016 Faculty Review Notices

The departments for the following faculty members have posted notice of faculty reviews during Spring 2016. Please see the text after each faculty member name for instructions and deadlines for submitting testimony. 

Note: This post is updated with new names throughout the term as notice of new reviews are received. You can find a department or faculty member’s name quickly by doing a CTRL-F search for their name.

Review Criteria

Unless otherwise noted, for each review Webster University faculty, staff and students are invited to submit written and signed testimony relevant to the following criteria:

  • Classroom teaching
  • University contributions
  • Professional activities/contributions
  • Student advising
  • Department contributions/service

Last updated: Feb. 16, 2016

Leigh Gerdine College of Fine Arts

Department of Dance

James Robey: The Department of Dance is soliciting written testimony for James Robey regarding: a) teaching and advising; b) professional development; and c) service (to the University, academic, and professional communities). Please send written, signed testimony to Beckah Reed, Department of Dance, Leigh Gerdine College of Fine Arts, Webster University, by Friday, Feb. 22.

Department of Music

David Werfelmann: The Department of Music solicits testimony concerning our first-year colleague David Werfelmann, assistant professor of music. Testimony is requested in the areas of teaching, service and professional development. Please send your signed, written testimony to Jeffrey Carter, Chair, Department of Music, MU206, no later than Friday, Feb. 12.

College of Arts & Sciences

Department of Professional Counseling

Hasmik Chakaryan: The Department of Professional Counseling is soliciting testimony for Hasmik Chakaryan for her third annual review. Please submit written, signed comments regarding: classroom instruction, student advisement and/or contributions to the University, academic, and professional communities. Please send signed testimony (no emails, please) to the Department of Professional Counseling, c/o Allison Labaali, 470 E. Lockwood, Rm. 328, St. Louis MO, 63119 by Monday, Feb. 8, 2016.

Ryan Liberati: The Department of Professional Counseling is soliciting testimony for Ryan Liberati for his third annual review. Please submit written, signed comments regarding: classroom instruction, student advisement and/or contributions to the University, academic, and professional communities. Please send signed testimony (no emails, please) to the Department of Professional Counseling, c/o Allison Labaali, 470 E. Lockwood, Rm. 328, St. Louis MO, 63119 by Monday, Feb. 8, 2016.

Department of Psychology 

Amanda Kracen: The Department of Psychology solicits testimony concerning our first-year colleague Amanda Kracen, assistant professor of psychology. Testimony is requested in the areas of teaching, service and professional development. Please send your signed, written testimony to Heather Mitchell, Chair, Department of Psychology, WH320, no later than Friday, Jan. 22.

Department of Anthropology and Sociology

Elsa Fan: The Department of Anthropology and Sociology is conducting the third year review for colleague Elsa Fan, assistant professor of cultural anthropology. Testimony is requested in the areas of teaching, professional development and service. Please send signed, written testimony to Jong Bum Kwon, chair, Department of Anthropology and Sociology, WEBH 320, no later than Monday, Feb. 15.

Department of Biological Sciences

Victoria Brown-Kennerly: The Department of Biological Sciences is conducting the third year review for Victoria Brown-Kennerly, assistant professor of biological sciences. Testimony is requested in the areas of teaching, professional development and service. Please send signed, written testimony to Stephanie C. Schroeder, chair, Department of Biological Sciences, WEBH 11, no later than Monday, Feb. 15.
 
Ravin Kodikara: The Department of Biological Sciences is conducting the third year review for Ravin Kodikara, assistant professor of biological sciences. Testimony is requested in the areas of teaching, professional development and service. Please send signed, written testimony to Stephanie C. Schroeder, chair, Department of Biological Sciences, WEBH 11, no later than Monday, Feb. 15.

School of Communications

The Department of Electronic and Photographic Media

Kevin Taylor: The Department of Electronic and Photographic Media is conducting a second year review for Kevin Taylor, assistant professor. Faculty, staff and students are invited to submit written, signed comments to Kathy Corley, department chair, SV-225 by Feb. 19. Please comment on any of the following: teaching and student advising; department contributions/service; university contributions; professional activities/contributions.


Department of Audio Aesthetics and Technology

Tim Ryan: The Department of Audio Aesthetics and Technology is conducting a fourth year review for Tim Ryan, assistant professor. Faculty, staff and students are invited to submit written, signed comments to Kathy Corley, review chair, SV-225 by Feb. 19. Please comment on any of the following: teaching and student advising; department contributions/service; university contributions; professional activities/contributions.

Department of Communications and Journalism

Celine Hong: The Department of Communications and Journalism is conducting a second year review for Celine Hong, assistant professor. Faculty, staff and students are invited to submit written, signed comments to Gary Ford, department chair, SV-212 by Feb. 19. Please comment on any of the following: teaching and student advising; department contributions/service; university contributions; professional activities/contributions.

Terry Sullivan: The Department of Communications and Journalism is conducting a first year review for Terry Sullivan, assistant professor. Faculty, staff and students are invited to submit written, signed comments to Gary Ford, department chair, SV-212 by Feb. 20. Please comment on any of the following: teaching and student advising; department contributions/service; university contributions; professional activities/contributions.

George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology

Department of Management

Dustin Smith: The Management Department is soliciting testimony for the third-year review of Dustin Smith. Please offer testimony on: classroom teaching, student advising, department contributions, University contributions, professional development and service to the community. To be considered by the review committee, comments must be written and signed. Comments may be submitted to Al Marcella by email to marcela@webster.edu no later than Feb. 12, with a hard copy submission mailed to the Department of Management, EAB 380. 

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