The University of St. Thomas is pleased to announce that the following faculty members have been granted tenure or tenure with promotion. These recommendations were made by the Tenure and Promotion Committee at its recent meetings and subsequently were approved by Father Dennis Dease, president of the University of St. Thomas.

Tenured

  • Dr. Todd Busch, College of Applied Professional Studies, Special and Gifted Education
  • Dr. Jennifer McGuire, College of Arts and Sciences, Geology
  • Dr. Michael Rota, College of Arts and Sciences, Philosophy
  • Dr. Sanjeev Bordoloi, Opus College of Business, Operation and Supply Chain Management
  • Ms. Julie Oseid, J.D., School of Law, Lawyering Skills

Tenured as associate professor

  • Dr. Tatyana Avdeyeva, College of Applied Professional Studies, Graduate School of Professional Psychology
  • Dr. Michael Axtell, College of Arts and Sciences, Mathematics
  • Dr. Adam Kay, College of Arts and Sciences, Biology
  • The Rev. Michael Keating, College of Arts and Sciences, Catholic Studies
  • Dr. Jonathan Stoltz, College of Arts and Sciences, Philosophy
  • Dr. Lisa Abendroth, Opus College of Business, Marketing
  • Dr. Regina Anctil, Opus College of Business, Accounting
  • Dr. James Heyman, Opus College of Business, Marketing
  • Dr. Avinash Malshe, Opus College of Business, Marketing
  • Dr. John Sailors, Opus College of Business, Marketing
  • Dr. Jessica Toft, School of Social Work

The granting of tenure and promotion recognizes the achievements of faculty in their teaching, professional engagement and service to the university. Please join me in congratulating them on their accomplishments.