The Grinnell College Board of Trustees has approved the awarding of tenure for the 2018-19 academic year. In addition, President Raynard S. Kington has approved numerous faculty promotions.
Promoted to associate professor with tenure: Michael Guenther (history), Peter Hanson (political science), Cora Jakubiak (education), Eliza Kempton (physics), Carolyn Herbst Lewis (history), Danielle Lussier (political science), Tony Perman (music), 2003 Grinnell College graduate Hai-Dang Phan (English) and Joshua Sandquist (biology).
Promoted to full professor: Ross Haenfler (sociology), Elizabeth Prevost (history), Lee Emma Running (art and art history) and Elizabeth Trimmer (chemistry).
Moving to senior faculty status: David Arseneault (physical education) and George Barlow (English).