Effective September 1st, three of our very own faculty members will transition from Associate Professors to full Professors in the Earth and Environmental Sciences department. The three faculty members receiving promotions are:

Dr. Matt Friedman, promoted to full Professor, has been with the University since 2016. Prof. Friedman also serves as the Director of the University of Michigan Museum of Paleontology (UMMP).

Dr. Naomi Levin, promoted to full Professor, has been at Michigan Earth since 2016. She studies how Earth’s organisms and landscapes respond to past climate change. Dr. Levin also serves as the Department Advocate.

Dr. Kerri Pratt is also promoted to full Professor. Prof. Pratt serves a joint appointment with the Chemistry Department.

If you see these three around campus, please make sure to congratulate them!