Illinois Wesleyan Announces Faculty Tenure, Advancement
February 10, 2011
BLOOMINGTON, Ill. - The Illinois Wesleyan University Board of Trustees has awarded
tenure to two faculty, and promotions in rank to six.
Receiving tenure are Leah Nillas of Educational Studies and Elisabeta Pana of Business
Nillas earned a bachelor's degree in mathematics education from Roosevelt College
Foundation Center for Teacher Education in the Philippines; a master's degree in mathematics
education from the University of the Philippines; and a doctorate in mathematics education
from Illinois State University. She joined the faculty of Illinois Wesleyan in 2004.
Pana received a bachelor's degree from Polytechnic University of Bucharest; and a
doctorate from the University of New Orleans. She joined the faculty of Illinois Wesleyan
Advancing to professor
Advancing in rank from associate professor to professor are R. Kent Cook of the School
of Music; Carren Moham of the School of Music; and Hans-Jrg Tiede of Computer Science.
Advancing to associate professor
Advancing in rank from assistant professor to associate professor are Nillas, Pana
and Susan Swanlund of the School of Nursing.
Contact: Rachel Hatch, (309) 556-3960