Eleven Edison State faculty members receive promotions

PIQUA — Edison State Community College recently announced the promotion of eleven full-time faculty members.

“These faculty members have worked hard to document their accomplishments on behalf of students over many years of service at Edison State. In order to earn a promotion, the candidate has to demonstrate excellence in teaching, supporting students outside the classroom, curriculum development, professional growth, and service to the college. Each of the faculty members being promoted has done an outstanding job in these areas, and we are so proud to have them on the team at Edison State,” said Edison State Provost Chris Spradlin.

The following faculty members received promotions, effective during the 2020-2021 academic year.:

• Promotion to assistant professor: Kerry Dowling, Nursing, Troy.

• Promotions to associate professor: Beth Bengough, Psychology, Piqua; Beka Lindeman, English, Piqua; and Erin Reese, Biology, Jackson Center.

• Promotion to full professor: Amanda Bylczynski, History, Piqua; Greg Clem, Art, Piqua; Rachael Detraz, Biology, Springfield; Brian Leingang, English, Pleasant Hill; William Loudermilk, English, Dayton; Rebecca Schinaman, Computer Information Technology, Tipp City; and Eileen Thompson, English, Kettering.