Introduction of New Faculty and Administrators

Senior Administrative Appointments:

Barbara Chernow
Senior Vice President for Administration

Dennis Choi
Chair, Department of Neurology and Director, Neurosciences Institute

Matthew Colson
Executive Director of Alumni Relations

Dennis Davidson
Chief of Neonatology-Perinatal Medicine
Stony Brook Long Island Children’s Hospital

Axel Drees
Vice Provost for Budget and Planning

David Ferguson
Associate Provost for Diversity and Inclusion

Harold A. Fernandez
Co-director, Stony Brook Heart Institute

Lyle P. Gomes
Vice President for Finance and Chief Budget Officer

Todd Griffin
Chair, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Medicine, School of Medicine

Yusuf A. Hannun
Director, Stony Brook Cancer Center

Benjamin S. Hsiao
Vice President for Research and Chief Research Officer

Lynn Johnson
Vice President of Human Resource Services

James C. Nielsen
Chief of Pediatric Cardiology, Stony Brook Long Island Children’s Hospital

Lina Obeid
Dean for Research and Professor of Medicine, School of Medicine

Ramin Parsey
Chair, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, School of Medicine, and Director of Positron Emission Tomography Research

L. Reuven Pasternak
Vice President for Health Systems and Chief Executive Officer, Stony Brook University Hospital

Charles S. Taber
Interim Dean, Graduate School

James R. Taylor Jr.
Co-director, Stony Brook Heart Institute

Matthew Whelan
Associate Provost for Enrollment and Retention Management

Faculty Appointments:

Leman Akoglu
Computer Science
Carnegie Mellon University

Kadji Amin
Cultural Analysis and Theory
Duke University

Abena Asare
Africana Studies
New York University

Izumi Ashizawa
Theatre Arts
Yale University

Aristotelis Babajimopoulos
Mechanical Engineering
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

Isak Berbic
Art
University of Illinois, Chicago

Surita Bhatia
Chemistry
Princeton University

Anat Biegon
Neurology
Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel

Denise Buhrau
College of Business
Tulane University

Peter Caprariello
College of Business
University of Rochester

Julio A. Carrion
Periodontology
University of Puerto Rico

Mei Lin (Ete) Chan
Biomedical Engineering
Columbia University

Peggy Christoff
Asian and Asian American Studies
American University

Maria Cordero
Pediatric Dentistry
Ohio State University

Christine Delorenzo
Psychiatry
Yale University

Maurizio Del Poeta
Microbiology
University of Ancona, Italy

Jennifer DeVito
Melville Library
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

Alan Dion
Physics and Astronomy
Stony Brook University

Congwu Du
Biomedical Engineering
Medical University of Lübeck, Germany

Artem Dudko
Institute for Mathematical Sciences
University of Toronto, Canada

Nicholas Eaton
Psychology
University of Minnesota

Lisa Endee
Respiratory Care/ Polysomnographic Technology
Stony Brook University

Kenneth Faulkner
School of Nursing
Stony Brook University

Michael Ferdman
Computer Science
Carnegie Mellon University

Darylann Ficken
School of Nursing
Columbia University

Lori A. Flores
History
Stanford University

Stacey Frawley
School of Nursing
Stony Brook University

Molly Gentleman
Materials Science and Engineering
University of California, Santa Barbara

 

 

 

 

Faculty Appointments (cont.)

Sean Getty
Occupational Therapy
Touro College

Steven E. Glynn
Biochemistry
University of Sheffield, United Kingdom

Shimelis B. Gulema
Africana Studies
University of California, Los Angeles

Christopher Herzog
C.N. Yang Institute for Theoretical Physics
Princeton University

Nancy Hiemstra
Cultural Analysis and Theory
Syracuse University

Hechang Huang
Orthodontics
Ohio State University

Justin O. Johnston
English
University of Wisconsin, Madison

Christopher Joubert
Endodontics
Stony Brook University

Ting Liu
Economics
Boston University

Thomas MacCarthy
Applied Mathematics and Statistics
University College London, United Kingdom

Mohamed Mansour
Medicine
Howard University

Cungui Mao
Medicine
East China Normal University, China

Natalia Marchenko
Pathology
Moscow State University, Russia

Benjamin L. Martin
Biochemistry and Cell Biology
University of California, Berkeley

Sarah Mathew
Anthropology
University of California, Los Angeles

Peter A. Milder
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Carnegie Mellon University

Elizabeth Montegary
Cultural Analysis and Theory
University of California, Davis

Patricia Moran
School of Nursing
Stony Brook University

Janet A. Nye
School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences
University of Maryland

Ilana Ozernoy
Journalism
George Washington University

Daniel Park
Simons Center for Geometry and Physics
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Diane Pastor
School of Nursing
Columbia University

Pruthvi Patel
Medicine
Mount Sinai School of Medicine

Ethan H. Pew
College of Business
University of Colorado, Boulder

Georgios E. Romanos
School of Dental Medicine
University of Rochester

Michael Rubenstein
English
Rutgers University

Jonathan Sanders
Journalism
Columbia University

Christian Schnell
Mathematics
Ohio State University

Neelima Sehgal
Physics and Astronomy
Rutgers University

Vyas Sekar
Computer Science
Carnegie Mellon University

Thomas Sharland
Institute for Mathematical Sciences
University of Warwick, United Kingdom

Ghanashyam Sharma
Writing and Rhetoric
University of Louisville

Noah Smith
College of Business
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

Ashley Snider
Medicine
Washington State University

Esther Takeuchi
Materials Science and Engineering
Ohio State University

Kenneth Takeuchi
Chemistry
Ohio State University

Michael Tondre
English
University of Michigan

Jason Trelewicz
Materials Science and Engineering
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Paul Vaska
Biomedical Engineering
Stony Brook University

Gene-Jack Wang
Radiology
Kaohsiung Medical University, Taiwan

Justin Waryold
School of Nursing
Stony Brook University

Jianchang Yang
Surgery
Xinjiang Medical University, China
Charité-University Medicine, Germany

Francesca Zanderigo
Psychiatry
University of Padova, Italy

Yiyi Zhou
Economics
University of Virginia