Ithaca College Board of Trustees Recognizes Faculty

By IC News, May 25, 2022

Eleven faculty members promoted and one awarded tenure.

Congratulations to the members of the faculty who have been recognized by the Ithaca College Board of Trustees. At its May meetings, the board granted promotions to 11 faculty members and awarded tenure to one.

The following were promoted from associate professor to professor:

School of Humanities and Sciences
Department of Environmental Sciences and Studies

Jake Brenner, who earned his B.A. from Lawrence University and M.A. and Ph.D. from Clark University.

Department of Mathematics
Emilie Wiesner, who earned her B.A. and B.S. from Washington and Lee University and Ph.D. from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Department of World Languages, Literatures, and Cultures
Annette Levine, who earned her B.A. from SUNY Oswego, M.A. from the University of Chicago, and Ph.D. from the University of California, Santa Barbara.

Department of Writing
Catherine Taylor, who earned her B.A. from Cornell University and Ph.D. from Duke University.

Jack Wang, who earned his B.S. from the University of Toronto, M.F.A. from the University of Arizona, and Ph.D. from Florida State University.

Roy H. Park School of Communications
Department of Strategic Communication

Dennis Charsky, who earned his B.A. from Ithaca College, M.S. from Binghamton University, and Ph.D. from the University of Northern Colorado.

The following were promoted from assistant to associate professor:

Roy H. Park School of Communications
Department of Media Arts, Sciences and Studies

Julie Blumberg, who earned her B.A. and M.A. from Tufts University and M.F.A. from the University of Southern California.

School of Music
Department of Performance Studies

Michael Caporizzo, who earned his B.M. and M.M. from Ithaca College.

School of Health Sciences and Human Performance
Department of Occupational Therapy

Amie Germain, who earned her B.S. from Pennsylvania State University, M.O.T. from Chatham College, and Ed.D. from Gwynedd Mercy University.

School of Humanities and Sciences
Department of Theatre Arts

Austin Jones, who earned his B.A. from Brenau University and M.F.A. from the Yale School of Drama.

Amy O’Brien, who earned her B.F.A. from SUNY at Purchase and M.F.A. from Montclair State University.

The following was awarded tenure:
Roy H. Park School of Communications
Department of Media Arts, Sciences and Studies

Jack Bryant, who earned his M.F.A. from Boston University.