Promotion and Tenure Committees

The school/college Promotion and Tenure Committee is appointed by the respective dean of each school/college. The committee serves to review and make recommendations to the dean for annual promotion, tenure, and post-tenure review.

Shay Singleterry supports each school/college P&T Committee and can be contacted at Shay.Singleterry@unthsc.edu or 817-735-2103.

School/College Promotion and Tenure Committees
FY15 (September 2014 – August 2015)
School / Members Title Department Term Begins Term Expires
Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences
Abe Clark, PhD (Chair) Professor Cell Biology and Immunology 9/1/2013 8/31/2016
Ranajit Chakraborty, PhD Professor Molecular and Medical Genetics 9/1/2012 8/31/2015
Kunlin Jin, PhD Professor Pharmacology and Neuroscience 9/1/2013 8/31/2016
Ann Schreihofer, PhD Associate Professor Integrative Physiology and Anatomy 9/1/2012 8/31/2015
Robert Wordinger, PhD Professor Cell Biology and Immunology 9/1/2013 8/31/2016
Porunelloor Mathew, PhD; At Large Member Associate Professor Cell Biology and Immunology 9/1/2013 8/31/2016
Shaohua Yang, PhD; At Large Member Associate Professor Pharmacology and Neuroscience 9/1/2013 8/31/2016
School of Health Professions 
Howe Liu, PT, PhD (Chair)  Associate Professor  Physical Therapy Program  Standing
Nicoleta Bugnariu, PT, PhD  Associate Professor  Physical Therapy Program  Standing
Chris Cooper, MPAS, PA-C  Assistant Professor  Physician Assistant Program  Standing
Laura Mattingly, MHS, PA-C  Assistant Professor  Physician Assistant Program  Standing
Yasser Salem, PT, PhD  Associate Professor  Physical Therapy Program  Standing
School of Public Health 
Scott Walters, PhD (Chair)  Professor  Behavioral and Community Health  Standing
David Sterling, PhD  Professor  Environmental and Occupational Health  Standing
Shande Chen, PhD  Professor  Biostatistics and Epidemiology  Standing
Kristine Lykens, PhD, MPA, AB  Associate Professor  Health Management and Policy  Standing
Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine 
John Licciardone, DO, MS, MBA (Chair)  Professor  Medical Education/Academic Affairs  Standing
Susan Franks, PhD; At Large Member  Associate Professor  Family Medicine  Ends 8/31/2016
James Hall, PhD; At Large Member  Associate Professor  Psychiatry & Behavioral Health  Ends 8/31/2015
Janice Knebl, DO, MBA  Professor  Internal Medicine  Standing
David Lichtman, MD  Professor  Orthopaedic Surgery  Standing
Monte Troutman, DO  Associate Professor  Internal Medicine  Standing
Albert Yurvati, DO  Professor  Surgery  Standing
UNT System College of Pharmacy 
Patrick Clay, PharmD (Chair)  Professor  Pharmacotherapy 9/1/2014 – 8/31/2015
Eric Cheng, PhD  Professor  Pharmaceutical Sciences 9/1/2014 – 8/31/2015
Larry Cohen, PharmD  Professor  Pharmacotherapy 9/1/2014 – 8/31/2015
Dorett Ellis, PhD  Associate Professor  Pharmaceutical Sciences 9/1/2014 – 8/31/2015
Lisa Killam-Worrall, PharmD  Associate Professor  Pharmacotherapy 9/1/2014 – 8/31/2015
Tina Machu, PhD  Professor  Pharmaceutical Sciences 9/1/2014 – 8/31/2015
Katalin Prokai, PhD  Associate Professor  Pharmaceutical Sciences 9/1/2014 – 8/31/2015