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New Faculty


The university encourages new faculty members to bring fresh approaches to the campus context of teaching, research, and service.

Emory anticipates that these ideas will help shape not only the university's own development but also the rapidly evolving field of higher education.

New Faculty: 2018

Emory College of Arts and Sciences
NameTitleTrack
Monica BlizzardAssistant Professor of SpanishTenure
Nsenga BurtonSenior Lecturer of Film and Media Studies | Director, Concentration in Film and Media ManagementNon-tenure
Hwisang ChoAssistant Professor of Russian and East Asian Languages and CulturesTenure
Shai CohenLecturer in HebrewNon-tenure
T. CooperAssistant Professor of English and Creative WritingTenure
Chad CordovaAssistant Professor of FrenchTenure
Nosayba El-SayedLecturer in Computer ScienceNon-tenure
Bayo HolseyActing Associate Professor of AnthropologyTenure
Justin HosbeyAssistant Professor of AnthropologyTenure
Tayari JonesActing Professor of English and Creative WritingTenure
Harshita KamathVisweswara Rao and Sita Koppaka Assistant Professor in Telugu Culture, Literature, and HistoryTenure
Aubrey KellyAssistant Professor of PsychologyTenure
Alexander MendesAssistant Professor of FrenchTenure
Benjamin MillerSenior Lecturer of Technical Writing and Digital Humanities, English/Writing Program/QTMNon-tenure
Sergio MoyaActing Associate Professor of Spanish and PortugueseTenure
Sonal NalkurLecturer in SociologyNon-tenure
Rune NyordAssistant Professor of Art HistoryTenure
Stephen O'ConnellAssistant Professor of EconomicsTenure
Megan O'NeilAssistant Professor of Art History | Faculty Curator of Art of the Americas in Michael C. Carlos MuseumTenure
John PattyProfessor of Political ScienceTenure
Maggie PennProfessor of Political ScienceTenure
Devaka PremawardhanaAssistant Professor of ReligionTenure
Walter RuckerActing Professor of African American StudiesTenure
Evan SaltzmanAssistant Professor of EconomicsTenure
Luiz SantosAssistant Professor of PhysicsTenure
Nargis VaraniSenior Lecturer in ArabicNon-tenure
Jason WardActing Professor of HistoryTenure
Yuanzhe XiAssistant Professor of Mathematics and Computer ScienceTenure
Meina Yates-RichardAssistant Professor of African American StudiesTenure

Oxford College
NameTitleTenure Track | Non-tenure Track
Deepika DasLecturer in BiologyNon-tenure
Anouar El YounssiAssistant Professor of ArabicTenure
Nicholas FesetteAssistant Professor of TheaterTenure
Devon GossAssistant Professor of SociologyTenure
Jessica HamAssistant Professor of AnthropologyTenure
Emily McLeanAssistant Professor of BiologyTenure
Simbarashe NkomoAssistant Professor of ChemistryTenure
Alix OlsonAssistant Professor in Women's, Gender, and Sexuality StudiesTenure
Austin ScharfAssistant Professor of ChemistryTenure
Cristina TarazonaLecturer in SpanishNon-tenure

Goizueta Business School
NameTitleTenure Track | Non-tenure Track
Allison KaysAssistant Professor in the Practice of AccountingNon-tenure
Omar Rodriguez-VilaAssociate Professor in the Practice of MarketingNon-tenure
Justin ShortAssistant Professor of AccountingTenure

School of Law
NameTitleTenure Track | Non-tenure Track
Rebecca PurdomExecutive Director of Graduate and Online ProgramsNon-tenure

School of Medicine
NameTitleTenure Track | Non-tenure Track
Jitesh AhujaAssistant Professor of Radiology and Imaging SciencesNon-tenure
Olamide AlabiAssistant Professor of SurgeryNon-tenure
Igor AlbizuaInstructor of Human GeneticsNon-tenure
Pooja AmarapurkarAssistant Professor of MedicineNon-tenure
Jeremy AmayoAssistant Professor of Family and Preventive MedicineNon-tenure
Sagar AminAssistant Professor of Radiology and Imaging SciencesNon-tenure
Samir AminAssistant Professor of Radiology and Imaging SciencesNon-tenure
Sana AnsariAssistant Professor of Gynecology and ObstetricsNon-tenure
Laurence BalterAssistant Professor of MedicineNon-tenure
German Barbosa-HernandezAssistant Professor of AnesthesiologyNon-tenure
Dennis BartonAssistant Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral SciencesNon-tenure
Ferhad BashirInstructor of NeurologyNon-tenure
Christopher BellAssistant Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral SciencesNon-tenure
Daniel BellAssistant Professor of Emergency MedicineNon-tenure
Nirav BhattInstructor of NeurologyNon-tenure
Carmelo BlanquicettAssistant Professor of MedicineNon-tenure
Kristie BlumActing Professor of Hematology and Medical OncologyNon-tenure
William BlumActing Professor of Hematology and Medical OncologyNon-tenure
Laura BoothAssistant Professor of MedicineNon-tenure
Laura BrachmanAssistant Professor of MedicineNon-tenure
Jennifer BrandtAssistant Professor of MedicineNon-tenure
Elaine BromberekInstructor of Emergency MedicineNon-tenure
Katie BullingerAssistant Professor of NeurologyNon-tenure
Ajeenah BullockInstructor of Radiology and Imaging SciencesNon-tenure
Clarissa CastanonAssistant Professor of MedicineNon-tenure
Richard CastilloAssistant Professor of Radiation OncologyNon-tenure
Sarah CastonAssistant Professor of Rehabilitation MedicineNon-tenure
Aron CharyAssistant Professor of Radiology and Imaging SciencesNon-tenure
Munir ChaudhuriAssistant Professor of MedicineNon-tenure
Shen ChenAssistant Professor of MedicineNon-tenure
Zhihong ChenInstructor of PediatricsNon-tenure
Krista ChildressAssistant Professor of Gynecology and ObstetricsNon-tenure
Tatiana ChirkovaInstructor of PediatricsNon-tenure
Michael CleryInstructor of Emergency MedicineNon-tenure
Jennifer Collier-MadonAssistant Professor of PediatricsNon-tenure
Caroline CollinsAssistant Professor of MedicineNon-tenure
Jeffrey CollinsAssistant Professor of MedicineNon-tenure
Matthew CollinsInstructor of MedicineNon-tenure
Lesley ConradAssistant Professor of Gynecology and ObstetricsNon-tenure
Catherine CookAssistant Professor of AnesthesiologyNon-tenure
Kristina CossenAssistant Professor of PediatricsNon-tenure
Robert CrawfordAssociate Professor of SurgeryNon-tenure
Kimberly CrossInstructor of Radiology and Imaging SciencesNon-tenure
Deborah CunninghamAssistant Professor of Radiology and Imaging SciencesNon-tenure
Juliana da SilvaAssistant Professor of MedicineNon-tenure
Alia DadabhaiAssistant Professor of MedicineNon-tenure
Waaqo DaddachaInstructor of Radiation OncologyNon-tenure
Georgia DavisAssistant Professor of MedicineNon-tenure
Kristina DeebAssistant Professor of Pathology and Laboratory MedicineNon-tenure
Monica DhakarAssistant Professor of NeurologyNon-tenure
Kavita DhodapkarActing Associate Professor of PediatricsNon-tenure
Madhav DhodapkarActing Professor of Hematology and Medical OncologyTenure
Adviteeya DixitAssistant Professor of MedicineNon-tenure
Stephanie DrewActing Associate Professor of SurgeryNon-tenure
Adam D'SouzaAssistant Professor of AnesthesiologyNon-tenure
Stephen DudleyAssistant Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral SciencesNon-tenure
Monideep DuttAssistant Professor of PediatricsNon-tenure
Annette EhrhardtInstructor of PediatricsNon-tenure
April ElamAssistant Professor of MedicineNon-tenure
Tony EngProfessor of Radiation OncologyNon-tenure
Michael EpsteinAssistant Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral SciencesNon-tenure
Blaine FarmerAssistant Professor of AnesthesiologyNon-tenure
Kandi FelmetAssistant Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral SciencesNon-tenure
Peter FilevAssistant Professor of Radiology and Imaging SciencesNon-tenure
Laura FindeissAssistant Professor of Radiology and Imaging SciencesNon-tenure
Jon FinleyAssistant Professor of OrthopaedicsNon-tenure
Benjamin Fischer-ValuckAssistant Professor of Radiation OncologyNon-tenure
Candace FleischerAssistant Professor Radiology and Imaging SciencesTenure
Juanita FresnedaAssistant Professor of Human GeneticsNon-tenure
Hao GaoAssistant Professor of Radiation OncologyNon-tenure
Homa GhaleiAssistant Professor of BiochemistryNon-tenure
David GimbelAssistant Professor of NeurosurgeryNon-tenure
Wesley GlickAssistant Professor of AnesthesiologyNon-tenure
Marcin GrabowiczAssistant Professor of Microbiology and ImmunologyTenure
Erin GradyActing Associate Professor of Radiology and Imaging SciencesNon-tenure
Adam GreenbaumActing Associate Professor of MedicineNon-tenure
Kendra GrubbAssistant Professor of SurgeryNon-tenure
Ayushi GuptaAssistant Professor of Radiology and Imaging SciencesNon-tenure
Jyoti GuptaAssistant Professor of MedicineNon-tenure
Jennifer GustafsonAssistant Professor of Gynecology and ObstetricsNon-tenure
Joshua GuttmanAssistant Professor of Emergency MedicineNon-tenure
Jessica HammettAssistant Professor of UrologyNon-tenure
Miriam HancockAssistant Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral SciencesNon-tenure
Kelli-Lee HarfordAssistant Professor of PediatricsNon-tenure
Jessica HarrocheAssistant Professor of Gynecology and ObstetricsNon-tenure
Samantha HedrickAssistant Professor of Radiation OncologyNon-tenure
Marta HeilbrunAssociate Professor of Radiology and Imaging SciencesNon-tenure
Reena HemrajaniActing Associate Professor of MedicineNon-tenure
Craig HofmeisterActing Associate Professor of Hematology and Medical OncologyNon-tenure
Michal HornyAssistant Professor of Radiology and Imaging SciencesTenure
Edwin HorwitzActing Professor of PediatricsNon-tenure
George HughesAssistant Professor of Emergency MedicineNon-tenure
Kallio Hunnicutt-FergusonAssistant Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral SciencesNon-tenure
Kenneth IkeAssistant Professor of AnesthesiologyNon-tenure
Bogdan IliescuAssistant Professor of Radiology and Imaging SciencesNon-tenure
Madalina IlioaiaAssistant Professor of MedicineNon-tenure
Preeti JaggiActing Associate Professor of PediatricsNon-tenure
Gerty Jean-LouisAssistant Professor of MedicineNon-tenure
Erica JohnsonAssistant Professor of AnesthesiologyNon-tenure
Erik JohnsonAssistant Professor of NeurologyNon-tenure
Alexander KendallAssistant Professor of Family and Preventive MedicineNon-tenure
Lamiis KhalifaSenior Associate in Radiology and Imaging SciencesNon-tenure
Julie KimAssistant Professor of MedicineNon-tenure
Karen KirbyAssistant Professor of PediatricsNon-tenure
James KloskyActing Professor of PediatricsNon-tenure
Nima KokabiAssistant Professor of Radiology and Imaging SciencesNon-tenure
Idil KoreAssistant Professor of MedicineNon-tenure
Sarah KoumtouzuaAssistant Professor of MedicineNon-tenure
Jacqueline KraftAssistant Professor of NeurologyNon-tenure
Shilpa KrishnanAssistant Professor of Rehabilitation MedicineNon-tenure
Olabisi LaneAssistant Professor of AnesthesiologyNon-tenure
Christopher LaRockAssistant Professor of Microbiology and ImmunologyTenure
George LeachAssistant Professor of Emergency MedicineNon-tenure
Gregory LeeAssistant Professor of OrthopaedicsNon-tenure
Jennifer LeeAssistant Professor of PediatricsNon-tenure
Elizabeth LeslieAssistant Professor of Human GeneticsTenure
Liyong LinAssistant Professor of Radiation OncologyNon-tenure
Yuting LinAssistant Professor of Radiation OncologyNon-tenure
Zhiyong LinAssociate Professor of MedicineNon-tenure
Leann LinamActing Associate Professor of Radiology and Imaging SciencesNon-tenure
Steven LindseyAssistant Professor of Emergency MedicineNon-tenure
Devon LoParoAssistant Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral SciencesNon-tenure
Mark LyleAssistant Professor of Rehabilitation MedicineNon-tenure
Jun MaAssistant Professor of AnesthesiologyNon-tenure
Michael MaceroliAssistant Professor of OrthopaedicsNon-tenure
Lauren MadisonInstructor of AnesthesiologyNon-tenure
Christopher MasiActing Professor of MedicineNon-tenure
Jason MatthewsInstructor of PathologyNon-tenure
Justin McClainAssistant Professor of Radiology and Imaging SciencesNon-tenure
Megan McCool-MyersAssistant Professor of Gynecology and ObstetricsNon-tenure
April McDonaldInstructor of MedicineNon-tenure
Samantha McIntoshInstructor of OphthalmologyNon-tenure
Lauryn McNallyAssistant Professor of Gynecology and ObstetricsNon-tenure
Joel MegliAssistant Professor of MedicineNon-tenure
Ishan MehtaAssistant Professor of MedicineNon-tenure
Parit (Bem) MekaroonkamolAssistant Professor of MedicineNon-tenure
Abeer MemonAssistant Professor of MedicineNon-tenure
Alexandra MigdalAssistant Professor of MedicineNon-tenure
Tamara MillerAssistant Professor of PediatricsNon-tenure
Julie MitchellAssistant Professor of MedicineNon-tenure
James MooneyAssistant Professor of AnesthesiologyNon-tenure
Rajini MurthyAssistant Professor of DermatologyNon-tenure
Kenneth MyersInstructor of Cell BiologyNon-tenure
Harini NaiduAssistant Professor of MedicineNon-tenure
Wendy NeveuAssistant Professor of MedicineNon-tenure
Adekunle ObisesanAssistant Professor of MedicineNon-tenure
Terrah OlsonAssistant Professor of SurgeryNon-tenure
Daisuke OnoharaSenior Associate in SurgeryNon-tenure
Sung-Jin ParkAssistant Professor of Biomedical EngineeringTenure
Sahyli ParraSenior Associate in NeurologyNon-tenure
Aesha PatelAssistant Professor of MedicineNon-tenure
Kajal PatelAssistant Professor of MedicineNon-tenure
Andres PatinoInstructor of Emergency MedicineNon-tenure
Michael PerryAssistant Professor of Emergency MedicineNon-tenure
Rebecca PhilipsbornAssistant Professor of PediatricsNon-tenure
Melissa PiotrowskiAssistant Professor of Emergency MedicineNon-tenure
Amit PrabhakarAssistant Professor of AnesthesiologyNon-tenure
Yongzhi QiuInstructor of PediatricsNon-tenure
Sharon RabinovitzActing Associate Professor of Family and Preventive MedicineNon-tenure
Mohammed RazviAssistant Professor of MedicineNon-tenure
Thanmaya ReddyAssistant Professor of UrologyNon-tenure
David ReiterAssistant Professor of RadiologyTenure
David RentonActing Associate Professor of SurgeryNon-tenure
Loretta ReyesAssistant Professor of PediatricsNon-tenure
Elijah RobinsonAssistant Professor of Emergency MedicineNon-tenure
Andrea RodriguezAssistant Professor of AnesthesiologyNon-tenure
Francois RollinAssistant Professor of MedicineNon-tenure
Ofer SadanAssistant Professor of NeurologyNon-tenure
Hasan SaiyedAssistant Professor of MedicineNon-tenure
Rossana Sanchez-RussoAssistant Professor of Human GeneticsNon-tenure
Stefan SarafianosProfessor of PediatricsTenure
Denny SarlisAssistant Professor of Rehabilitation MedicineNon-tenure
Tomina SchwenkeAssistant Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral SciencesNon-tenure
Santhra SebastianInstructor of AnesthesiologyNon-tenure
Vahid SerpooshanAssistant Professor Biomedical EngineeringNon-tenure
Ila SethiAssistant Professor of Radiology and Imaging SciencesNon-tenure
Boris SeverinskyAssistant Professor of OphthalmologyNon-tenure
Hadia ShafiAssistant Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral SciencesNon-tenure
Samar ShahAssistant Professor of PediatricsNon-tenure
Jawad ShahidAssistant Professor of Emergency MedicineNon-tenure
Jessica ShanthaAssistant Professor of OphthalmologyNon-tenure
Jennifer SharpAssistant Professor of Rehabilitation MedicineNon-tenure
Paige SharpAssistant Professor of Radiology and Imaging SciencesNon-tenure
Junxing ShiInstructor of PediatricsNon-tenure
Quiying (Judy) ShiAssistant Professor of Pathology and Laboratory MedicineNon-tenure
Marie ShockleyAssistant Professor of Gynecology and ObstetricsNon-tenure
Saurabh ShuklaAssistant Professor of NeurologyNon-tenure
Martha SikesAssistant Professor of Family MedicineNon-tenure
Alexendra SilvertonAssistant Professor of MedicineNon-tenure
Michelle SimsAssistant Professor of MedicineNon-tenure
Tricia SmithAssistant Professor of Emergency MedicineNon-tenure
Melek SomaiAssistant Professor of Biomedical InformaticsTenure
Ilan SondheimerAssistant Professor of AnesthesiologyNon-tenure
Stan SonuAssistant Professor of MedicineNon-tenure
Priyanka SoodAssistant Professor of OphthalmologyNon-tenure
Peter SpragueAssistant Professor of Rehabilitation MedicineNon-tenure
Cleo StaffordAssistant Professor of OrthopaedicsNon-tenure
Eric StahlAssistant Professor of MedicineNon-tenure
Marsha SternAssistant Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral SciencesNon-tenure
Sean StricklerAssociate in Radiology and Imaging SciencesNon-tenure
Jonathan SuarezAssistant Professor of MedicineNon-tenure
Vikas SukhatmeProfessor of Medicine | Dean, School of MedicineTenure
Harold SullivanAssistant Professor of Pathology and Laboratory MedicineNon-tenure
Ajay TadepalliAssistant Professor of Hematology and Medical OncologyNon-tenure
Angela TanejaAssistant Professor of PediatricsNon-tenure
Philip TedburyAssistant Professor of PediatricsNon-tenure
Silanath TerpenningAssistant Professor of Radiology and Imaging SciencesNon-tenure
Nataisia TerryAssistant Professor of Emergency MedicineNon-tenure
Saritha ThotaAssistant Professor of MedicineNon-tenure
Praneetha ThulasiAssistant Professor of OphthalmologyNon-tenure
David TravillionAssistant Professor of Rehabilitation MedicineNon-tenure
Snehal ValaAssistant Professor of PediatricsNon-tenure
Elena VassilievaInstructor of Microbiology and ImmunologyNon-tenure
Robert VichichAssistant Professor of Emergency MedicineNon-tenure
Brian VickeryActing Associate Professor of PediatricsNon-tenure
Houston VovanAssistant Professor of MedicineNon-tenure
Timothy WallaceAssistant Professor of AnesthesiologyNon-tenure
Allison WatersAssistant Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral SciencesNon-tenure
A. WatsonAssistant Professor of Radiology and Imaging SciencesNon-tenure
Stephanie WechslerActing Professor of Human GeneticsNon-tenure
Maxwell WeinmannAssistant Professor of MedicineNon-tenure
Derek WestActing Associate Professor of Radiology and Imaging SciencesNon-tenure
Robert WhitehallAssistant Professor of PediatricsNon-tenure
Bryan WhitfieldAssistant Professor of OrthopaedicsNon-tenure
Morgan WhitmoreAssistant Professor of Radiology and Imaging SciencesTenure
Kyle WilsonAssistant Professor of Family and Preventive MedicineNon-tenure
Brent WiseAssistant Professor of OrthopaedicsNon-tenure
Camalyn WoodardAssistant Professor of Rehabilitation MedicineNon-tenure
Xin (Cynthia) WuAssistant Professor of Radiology and Imaging SciencesNon-tenure
Jingjing YangAssistant Professor of Human GeneticsTenure
Bing YaoAssistant Professor of Human GeneticsTenure
Marianna ZagurovskayaAssistant Professor of Radiology and Imaging SciencesNon-tenure
Lindsey ZamoraAssistant Professor of Gynecology and ObstetricsNon-tenure
Rongxiao ZhangAssistant Professor of Radiation OncologyNon-tenure
Jim ZhongAssistant Professor of Radiation OncologyNon-tenure
Stephanie ZlaticInstructor of Cell BiologyNon-tenure

Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing
NameTitleTenure Track | Non-tenure Track
Jinbing BaiAssistant Professor, Research TrackNon-tenure
Brittany ButtsAssistant Professor of NursingTenure
Jeannie CimiottiAssociate Professor of NursingTenure
Ashley CoombeAssistant Professor, Clinical TrackNon-tenure
Sara EdwardsAssistant Professor, Clinical TrackNon-tenure
Heather EnglundAssistant Professor, Clinical Track | Distance ABSN Assistant Program DirectorNon-tenure
Jennifer FredianiAssistant Professor, Research TrackNon-tenure
Yin LiAssistant Professor, Research TrackNon-tenure
Teresa YamboAssociate Professor, Clinical Track | Distance ABSN Program DirectorNon-tenure

Rollins School of Public Health
NameTitleTenure Track | Non-tenure Track
Karla ArredondoResearch Assistant Professor of Global HealthNon-tenure
Antonio BakerLecturer of Global HealthNon-tenure
Puneet ChehalAssistant Professor of Health Policy ManagementTenure
Xiangqin CuiResearch Associate Professor of Biostatistics and BioinformaticsNon-tenure
Todd EversonResearch Assistant Professor of Environmental HealthNon-tenure
Audrey GaskinsAssistant Professor of EpidemiologyTenure
Ilana GraetzAssociate Professor of Health Policy ManagementTenure
Yue GuanResearch Assistant in Behavioral Science and Health EducationNon-tenure
Dayna JohnsonAssistant Professor of EpidemiologyTenure
Pengbo LiuResearch Assistant Professor of Global HealthNon-tenure
Melvin LivingstonResearch Associate Professor of Behavioral Science and Health EducationNon-tenure
Lauren MaxwellResearch Assistant Professor of Global HealthNon-tenure
Noah ScovronickAssistant Professor of Environmental HealthTenure
Aaron SieglerAssociate Professor of Behavioral Science and Health EducationTenure
Melissa SmarrAssistant Professor of Environmental HealthTenure
Briana Woods-JaegerAssistant Professor of Behavioral Science and Health EducationTenure

Candler School of Theology
NameTitleTenure Track | Non-tenure Track
Antonio AlonsoAssistant Professor of Theology and Culture | Director of Catholic StudiesTenure
Alison GreeneAssociate Professor of American Religious HistoryTenure
Susan ReynoldsAssistant Professor of Catholic StudiesTenure