Announcement: Letters for Promotion Candidates Sought


The following members of the faculty are currently being considered for promotion to full professor:

  • Priscilla Briggs, Art and Art History
  • Kyle Chambers, Psychological Science
  • Sean Easton, Greek, Latin, and Classical Studies
  • Julie Gilbert, Library
  • Yurie Hong, Greek, Latin, and Classical Studies
  • Kate Keller, History
  • Scott Moore, Music
  • Stephanie Otto, Health and Exercise Science
  • Sarah Ruble, Religion

Letters written on behalf of these candidates should address the criteria for promotion as stated in the Faculty Manual. The Kendall Center has provided a useful document with strategies for reducing implicit bias in recommendation letters; this will be a helpful reference in crafting letters on behalf of promotion candidates.

Letters are due Monday, February 17, 2020, at 4:00 p.m. All members of the Gustavus community are invited to submit letters. Candidates will have access to their letters.

Please note: Letters should be addressed to Provost Brenda Kelly, but should be emailed directly to her assistant, Shanon Nowell ( Acknowledgment will be sent upon receipt.

PostedAug 05, 2019