News Release

September 9, 2009

Contact: Carolyn Pennington, 860-679-4864

UConn Health Center Faculty News

Tenures, Promotions and Appointments

FARMINGTON, CONN. – The University of Connecticut Health Center recently announced the following.

Faculty promotion with tenure:

  • Arthur Gunzl, Ph.D., Department of Genetics and Developmental Biology

Faculty promoted to professor:

  • Molly Brewer, M.D., D.V.M., Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Sandra Hewett, Ph.D., Department of Neuroscience
  • Jeffrey Hoch, Ph.D., Department of Molecular, Microbial, and Structural Biology
  • Timothy Morse, Ph.D., Department of Community Medicine and Health Care
  • William Zempsky, M.D., Department of Pediatrics

Faculty promoted to associate professor:

  • Hector Aguila, Ph.D., Department of Immunology
  • John Birk, M.D., Department of Medicine
  • Christopher Carroll, M.D., Department of Pediatrics
  • Rajiv Chandawarkar, M.D., Department of Surgery
  • William Ehlers, M.D., Department of Surgery
  • Raymond Foley, D.O., Department of Medicine
  • David Henderson, M.D., Department of Family Medicine
  • Charles Huntington, M.P.H., P.A., Department of Community Medicine and Health Care
  • Anita Kelsey, M.D., Department of Medicine
  •  Ion Moraru, M.D., Ph.D., Department of Cell Biology
  • Ioannis Raftopoulos, M.D., Ph.D., Department of Surgery
  • Julie Robison, Ph.D., Department of Medicine
  • Keith Sinusas, M.D., Department of Family Medicine
  • Philip Spinella, M.D., Department of Pediatrics
  • ohn Taylor, M.D., Department of Surgery

Faculty promoted to clinical professor:

  • John D’Avella, M.D., Department of Medicine
  • David Hull, M.D., Department of Surgery
  • Douglas MacGilpin, M.D., Department of Pediatrics

Faculty promoted to associate clinical professor:

  • Tapas Bandyopadhyay, M.D., Department of Medicine
  • Kristina Johnson, M.D., Department of Surgery

New faculty appointments:

  • Joseph Anderson, M.D., associate professor, Department of Medicine
  •  Karen Butler, M.D., associate professor, Department of Surgery

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