Promotion and Tenure Committee

Standing Committees


Note: All faculty appointments shall be for a period of two (2) years unless otherwise noted.

The Heritage College Promotion and Tenure Committee will consist of: one (1) tenured faculty member from each College department and two (2) tenured faculty at-large members.  The members will have an academic rank of Associate Professor or higher and will be appointed annually by the Executive Dean.  No Department Chair shall serve on this committee.

Members, 2018-2019

Yang Li, PhD

Department of Biomedical Sciences

1st term ends 6/30/19

David Eland, DO

Department of Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine

1st term ends 6/30/21

Jen-Tzer Gau, MD, PhD

Department of Family Medicine

1st term ends 6/30/21

Jane Broecker, MD

Department of Obstetrics/Gynecology

2nd term ends 6/30/19


Department of Pediatrics


Suzanne Ballard, PhD

Department of Social Medicine

2nd term ends 6/30/19

Kelly McCall, PhD

Department of Specialty Medicine

1st term ends 6/30/21

Xiaozhuo Chen, PhD

At-Large Appointment

2nd term ends 6/30/21

Nancy Stevens, PhD, Chair

At-Large Appointment

2nd term ends 6/30/21

Ex-Officio Non-Voting Member

Susan Williams, PhD, Special Advisor, Faculty Affiars

Staff Support: 

Jill Pittman, MEd, Executive Assistant