Faculty Professional Development Assignment (FPDA) Recipients

ISU Faculty Professional Development Assignments approved for 2016-2017

First name Last name Rank Department Leave dates
Nadia Anderson Associate Professor Architecture 8/16/2016-5/15/2017
Grant Arndt Associate Professor Anthropology 8/16/2016-5/15/2017
Eunjin Bang Associate Professor School of Education 8/16/2016-12/31/2016
Timothy Bigelow Associate Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering/Mechanical Engineering

8/16/2016-5/15/2017
Jelena Bogdanovic Assistant Professor Architecture 1/1/2017-5/15/2017
Dennis Chamberlin Associate Professor Greenlee School of Journalism and Communication 8/16/2016-5/15/2017
Lynn Clark Professor Ecology, Evolution and Organismal Biology 1/1/2017-5/15/2017
Richard Crosby Associate Professor English 1/1/2017-5/15/2017
Stephen Dinsmore Professor Natural Resource Ecology and Management 1/1/2017-5/15/2017
April Eisman Associate Professor Art and Visual Culture 8/16/2016-5/15/2017
Rodney Fox Distinguished Professor Chemical and Biological Engineering 1/1/2017-5/15/2017
Kristie Franz Associate Professor Geological and Atmospheric Sciences 8/16/2016-12/31/2016
William Gallus, Jr. Professor Geological and Atmospheric Sciences 8/16/2016-12/31/2016
Sean Grass Associate Professor English 8/16/2016-12/31/2016
Wei Hong Associate Professor Aerospace Engineering 8/16/2016-12/31/2016
Christopher Hopkins Associate Professor Music and Theatre 8/16/2016-5/15/2017
Kere Hughes-Belding Associate Professor Human Development and Family Studies 8/16/2016-12/31/2016
Jessica Hurst Associate Professor Apparel, Events and Hospitality Management 1/1/2017-5/15/2017
Charles Jahren Professor Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering 8/16/2016-12/31/2016
Adam Kaminski Professor Physics and Astronomy 8/16/2016-12/31/2016
Steven Kawaler Professor Physics and Astronomy 8/16/2016-12/31/2016
Linda Niehm Professor Apparel, Events and Hospitality Management 8/16/2016-12/31/2016
Iris Rivero Associate Professor Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering 8/16/2016-12/31/2016
Pranav Shrotriya Professor Mechanical Engineering 1/1/2017-5/15/2017
Ann Smiley-Oyen Associate Professor Kinesiology 1/1/2017-5/15/2017
Liang Tang Associate Professor Apparel, Events and Hospitality Management 8/16/2016-5/15/2017
Srikanta Tirthapura Associate Professor Electrical and Computer Engineering 8/16/2016-12/31/2016
Umesh Vaidya Associate Professor Electrical and Computer Engineering 8/16/2016-12/31/2016
Greg Welk Professor Kinesiology 8/16/2016-12/31/2016
Seda Yilmaz Associate Professor Industrial Design 8/16/2016-5/15/2017
Chenxu Yu Associate Professor Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering 8/16/2016-12/31/2016

ISU Faculty Professional Development Assignments approved for 2015-2016

First name Last name Rank Department Leave dates
Dean Adams Professor Ecology, Evolution and Organismal Biology 08/16/15-05/15/16
Bruce Babcock Professor Economics 08/16/15-02/15/16
Carmen Bain Associate Professor Sociology 08/16/15-12/31/15
William Beavis Professor Agronomy 08/16/15-05/15/16
Amy Bix Associate Professor History 08/16/15-05/15/16
Barbara Blakely Associate Professor English 08/16/15-12/31/15
Annemarie Butler Associate Professor Philosophy and Religious Studies 01/01/16-05/15/16
Susan Carpenter Professor Animal Science 08/16/15-11/15/15
Radford Davis Associate Professor Veterinary Microbiology and Preventive Medicine 09/01/15-02/28/16
Panteleimon Ekkekakis Associate Professor Kinesiology 08/16/15-12/31/15
David Fernandez-Baca Professor Computer Science 01/01/16-05/15/16
Joey George Professor Supply Chain and Information Systems 01/01/16-05/15/16
Emily Godbey Associate Professor Art and Visual Culture 01/01/16-05/15/16
Jean Goodwin Professor English 08/16/15-05/15/16
Rachel Haywood Ferreira Associate Professor World Languages and Cultures 08/16/15-12/31/15
Heike Hofmann Professor Statistics 08/16/15-05/15/16
Hui Hu Professor Aerospace Engineering 08/16/15-12/31/15
Marian Kohut Professor Kinesiology 01/01/16-05/15/16
Charles Kostelnick Professor English 08/16/15-12/31/15
Ratnesh Kumar Professor Electrical and Computer Engineering 08/16/15-12/31/15
Young-A Lee Associate Professor Apparel, Events and Hospitality Management 08/16/15-12/31/15
Brenda Lohman Associate Professor Human Development and Family Studies 01/01/16-05/15/16
Annette O'Connor Professor Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine 01/01/16-06/30/16
Teresa Paschke Professor Art and Visual Culture 08/16/15-12/31/15
Lakshman Rajagopal Associate Professor Apparel, Events and Hospitality Management 01/01/16-05/15/16
Elisa Rizo Associate Professor World Languages and Cultures 01/01/16-05/15/16
Lu Ruan Associate Professor Computer Science 01/01/16-05/15/16
Sanjeevi Sivasankar Associate Professor Physics and Astronomy 08/16/15-12/31/15
Costas Soukoulis Distinguished Professor Physics and Astronomy 08/16/15-12/31/15
Shankar Subramaniam Professor Mechanical Engineering 01/01/16-05/15/16
Janette Thompson Professor Natural Resource Ecology and Management 08/16/15-12/31/15
Nicole Valenzuela Associate Professor Ecology, Evolution and Organismal Biology 08/16/15-05/15/16
Lizhi Wang Associate Professor Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering 08/16/15-05/15/16
Zhengdao Wang Associate Professor Electrical and Computer Engineering 01/01/16-05/15/16
Jue Yan Associate Professor Mathematics 08/16/15-05/15/16
Cindy Yu Associate Professor Statistics 08/16/15-12/31/15