Southwestern Oklahoma State University
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SWOSU Faculty Receive Promotions and Tenure

06.09.2008

Eight Southwestern Oklahoma State University faculty members were awarded promotions, and four faculty members received tenure at a recent meeting of the Regional University System of Oklahoma (RUSO) Regents.

The changes are effective for the 2008-09 academic year, according to SWOSU President John Hays.

The following faculty members were approved for advancement in rank:

From Associate Professor to Professor

  • Dr. Stephen Burgess, Department of Psychology
  • Dr. Les Ramos, College of Pharmacy

From Assistant Professor to Associate Professor

  • Dr. Erin Callen, College of Pharmacy
  • Dr. Jerry Dunn, Department of Social Sciences
  • Dr. Fred Gates, Department of Social Sciences
  • Dr. Robin Jones, Department of Communication and Theatre
  • Dr. Sophia Lee, Department of Music
  • Dr. Muatasem Ubeidat, Department of Biological Sciences

The following faculty members were granted tenure:

  • Dr. Erin Callen, College of Pharmacy
  • Dr. Warren Moseley, Department of Entrepreneurship and Computer Systems
  • Dr. Eithel Simpson, Department of Management and Marketing
  • Dr. Muatasem Ubeidat, Department of Biological Sciences