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CBCS faculty members reach new heights in their careers

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Thirteen CBCS faculty were promoted for the 2022-2023 academic year.

Six faculty members were promoted to full professor: Kwang-Sun Cho Blair, PhD, BCBA-D; George Burruss, PhD; Kimberly Crosland, PhD, BCBA-D; Christina Dillahunt-Aspillaga, PhD, CRCNan Sook Park, PhD, MSW, MS; and Joan Reid, PhD, LMHC, CRC.

In the Department of Child and Family Studies, Catia Cividini-Motta, PhD, BCBA-D and Vicky Buckles, PhD, LMHC, CRC were promoted to associate professor of instruction. Cividini-Motta has since taken a new position of assistant professor.

Ryan Henry, PhD, LMFT was promoted to professor of instruction, and Svetlana Yampolskaya, PhD was promoted to research professor.

In the Department of Criminology, Shelly Wagers, PhD and Richard Moule, PhD were awarded tenure and promoted to associate professor. Joni Bernbaum, MA was promoted to associate instructor.

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