Welcome to Pacific-Notable Changes, September 4, 2012
Welcome to the following new staff members
Taranvir Cheema is as a program coordinator in the Orthodontics Department at Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry.
Rauri Finan is a videoconferencing and classroom technology specialist in Information Technology ay Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry.
Michael Gillaspy is a new systems admin. II in the Office of Information Technology.
Jesse Harrison-Noonan is a new assistant program manager for the Pacific Center for Special Care at Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry.
Vipheavy Keo is a new mail clerk in Support Services.
Priscilla Meckley is the new director of capital planning and space management in Business and Finance.
Edwin Ng is a new lab assistant in Endodontics at Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry
Jing Yee is an administrative assistant in Dental Practice at Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry.
Welcome to the following new faculty members
Andreas Agocs, visiting assistant professor of history in College of the Pacific
Jason Bandy, assistant clinical professor of pharmacy practice in Thomas J. Long School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences
Julia Dare, assistant professor of business in the Eberhardt School of Business
Anthony Dutoi, assistant professor of chemistry in College of the Pacific
Cosana Eram, assistant professor of modern languages in College of the Pacific
Elizabeth Graham, assistant professor of psychology in College of the Pacific
Wenjing Ouyang, assistant professor of business in the Eberhardt School of Business
Linda Skrla, professor and chair of Educational Administration and Leadership in Gladys L. Benerd School of Education
Simon Tang, assistant professor of bioengineering in the School of Engineering and Computer Science
Tara Thiemann, visiting assistant professor of biology in College of the Pacific
Deepti Vyas, associate professor in pharmacy practice in Thomas J. Long School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences
Correction: Allison Burns-Pentecost, Lesli Dahl and Stephanie Kuehn were listed in the August 15 Bulletin as counseling interns in Pacific Health Services. They are new psychology doctoral interns in Counseling Services
Miranda Goodman-Wilson has moved from part-time to full-time visiting lecturer of psychology in College of the Pacific.
Zachary Koerner, who served as a graduate assistant for the men's water polo team last season, joins the team as assistant men's water polo coach in Athletics. Koerner also presently works as an assistant coach of the U.S. Junior National Team as well as serving as an Olympic Development Program coach. This past summer, he helped coach the squad to a runner-up finish at the UANA Junior Pan American Championships in Montreal, Canada.
Kendra Klein, who was the graduate assistant for the women's water polo team during the 2010 and 2011 seasons, is the new assistant women's water polo coach and pool manager in Athletics. She helped lead the Tigers to their first-ever conference title and 20-win season in 2010. This past year, Klein served as the head coach of the San Joaquin Delta College women's water polo program.
Scott Larwood, has been promoted from visiting assistant professor to assistant professor tenure track of mechanical engineering in the School of Engineering and Computer Science.
Der Thor, has moved from part-time to a nine-month position as visiting assistant professor of biology in College of the Pacific.