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 or 817-735-2103.

School/College Promotion and Tenure Committees
FY17 (September 2016– August 2017)
School / Members Title Department Term Begins Term Expires
Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences
Robert Luedtke, PhD (Chair)  Professor  Center for Neuroscience Discovery  9/1/2015  8/31/2018
Alakananda Basu, PhD  Professor  Institute of Molecular Medicine  9/1/2015  8/31/2018
Lad Dory, PhD  Professor  Institute for Cardiovascular & Metabolic Disease  9/1/2015  8/31/2018
Lisa Hodge, PhD  Associate Professor  Institute for Cardiovascular & Metabolic Disease  9/1/2016  8/31/2019
Michael Salvatore, PhD  Associate Professor Center for Neuroscience Discovery  9/1/2016  8/31/2019
Robert Mallet, PhD; At Large Member  Professor  Center for Neuroscience Discovery  9/1/2016  8/31/2019
School of Health Professions 
Howe Liu, PT, PhD (Chair)  Professor  Physical Therapy Program  Standing
Eric Arguello, PT  Assistant Professor  Physical Therapy Program  Standing
Nicoleta Bugnariu, PT, PhD  Associate Professor  Physical Therapy Program  Standing
Jessica Hartos, PA-C  Associate Professor  Physician Assistant Program  Standing
Vic Holmes, MPAS, CPC, PA-C  Assistant Professor  Physician Assistant Program  Standing
School of Public Health 
Scott Walters, PhD (Chair)  Professor  Health Behavior & Health Systems  Standing
Subhash Aryal, PhD  Associate Professor  Biostatistics & Epidemiology Standing
Kristine Lykens, PhD, MPA, AB  Associate Professor  Health Behavior & Health Systems Standing
David Sterling, PhD  Professor  Biostatistics & Epidemiology  Standing
Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine 
John Licciardone, DO, MS, MBA (Chair)  Professor  Family Medicine  Standing
Janice Knebl, DO, MBA  Professor  Center for Geriatrics  Standing
Michael Oglesby, PhD  Professor  Medical Education  Standing
Rita Patterson, PhD  Professor  Family Medicine  Standing
Albert Yurvati, DO  Professor  Medical Education  Standing
Susan Franks, PhD; At Large Member  Associate Professor  Family Medicine  Ends 8/31/2018
James Hall, PhD; At Large Member Professor  Alzheimer’s and Neurodegenerative Research  Ends 8/31/2017
UNT System College of Pharmacy 
Jerry Simecka, PhD (Chair)  Professor Pharmaceutical Sciences 9/1/2016 – 8/31/2017
Larry Cohen, PharmD  Professor Pharmacotherapy 9/1/2016 – 8/31/2017
Kyle Emmitte, PhD  Associate Professor Pharmaceutical Sciences 9/1/2016 – 8/31/2017
Lisa Killam-Worrall, PharmD  Associate Professor Pharmacotherapy 9/1/2016 – 8/31/2017
Tina Machu, PhD  Professor Pharmaceutical Sciences 9/1/2016 – 8/31/2017



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