46 IANR faculty receive promotion, tenure

UNL Pillar
May 6, 2020

Lincoln, Neb. —The University of Nebraska–Lincoln will award promotion and/or tenure to 101 faculty in 2020. Due to the ongoing threat of COVID-19, the spring celebration to honor faculty has been postponed until fall.

Faculty receiving honors are listed below and at 2020 Promotion and Tenure.

Promoted to Associate Professor and Granted Tenure

  • Hernan Garcia-Ruiz, Plant Pathology
  • Lena Luck, Animal Science
  • Lia Nogueira-Rodriguez, Agricultural Economics
  • Jessica Petersen, Animal Science
  • Julie Peterson, Entomology
  • Samuel Wortman, Agronomy and Horticulture
  • Dustin Yates, Animal Science
  • Rebecca Roston, Biochemistry
  • Andrew Zimbroff, Textiles, Merchandising, and Fashion Design

Promoted to Full Professor and Granted Tenure

  • Jay Parsons, Agricultural Economics

Promoted to Full Professor

  • Daniel Ciobanu, Animal Science
  • Jiri Adamec, Biochemistry
  • John Kammermann, Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences
  • Lisa Karr, Animal Science
  • Paul Springer, Child, Youth and Family Studies
  • Gina Matkin, Agricultural Leadership, Education and Communication
  • Mark Wilson, Biochemistry
  • Richard Stowell, Biological Systems Engineering
  • Jennifer Wood, Animal Science
  • Edward Harris, Biochemistry
  • Oleh Khalimonchuk, Biochemistry

Promoted to Associate Professor of Practice

  • Eric Knoll, Agricultural Leadership, Education and Communication

Promoted to Associate Extension Educator

  • Tracy Anderson, Nebraska Extension, Engagement Zone 9

  • Jack Arterburn, Nebraska Extension, Engagement Zone 1

  • Sandra Barrera Fuentes, Nebraska Extension, Engagement Zone 6

  • Ashley Benes, Nebraska Extension, 4-H Youth Development

  • Megan Burda, Nebraska Extension, Engagement Zone 10

  • Kimberly Clark, Nebraska Extension, Animal Science

  • Terri James, Nebraska Extension, Agronomy and Horticulture

  • Kaytlyn Kennedy, Nebraska Extension, Engagement Zone 11

  • Julia Kreikemeier, Nebraska Extension, Engagement Zone 7

  • Erin Laborie, Nebraska Extension, Engagement Zone 4

  • Christopher Proctor, Nebraska Extension, Agronomy and Horticulture

  • Sarah Roberts, Nebraska Extension, Engagement Zone 5

Promoted to Extension Educator

  • Angela Abts, Nebraska Extension, Engagement Zone 5

  • Kimberly Cook, Nebraska Extension, Engagement Zone 4

  • Jaclynn Foged, Nebraska Extension, Engagement Zone 9

  • Jessica Groskopf, Nebraska Extension, Farm Management

  • Jennifer Hansen, Nebraska Extension, Engagement Zone 8

  • Rhonda Herrick, Nebraska Extension, Engagement Zone 4

  • Elizabeth Janning, Nebraska Extension, Engagement Zone 10

  • Elizabeth Killinger, Nebraska Extension, Engagement Zone 6

  • David Lott, Nebraska Extension, Engagement Zone 3

  • Aaron Nygren, Nebraska Extension, Engagement Zone 7

  • Randy Saner, Nebraska Extension, Engagement Zone 3

  • Jackie Steffen, Nebraska Extension, Engagement Zone 5