ASU faculty awarded tenure, promotions


The Board of Trustees for Adams State University approved the following faculty appointments at its April 4 meeting:

Tenure was awarded to:

  • Sheryl Abeyta, Assistant Professor of Business
  • Dr. Anicia Alvarez, Assistant Professor of Teacher Education
  • Dr. Comfort Cover, Assistant Professor of Information Systems
  • Dr. Kristy Duran, Assistant Professor of Biology and Earth Sciences
  • Dr. Jeff Elison, Assistant Professor of Psychology
  • Dr. Pat Robbins, Assistant Professor of Business

The following faculty received promotions in rank:

  • Dr. Kristy Duran - Associate Professor of Biology & Earth Sciences
  • Dr. Anicia Alvarez - Associate Professor of Teacher Education
  • Dr. Beth Robison - Associate Professor of Music
  • Dr. Michele Trujillo - Associate Professor of Teacher Education
  • Dr. Patricia Robbins - Associate Professor of Business
  • Dr. Jeff Elison - Associate Professor of Psychology
  • Dr. Mari Centeno - Full Professor of Government
  • Dr. Leslie Cramblet Alvarez - Full Professor of Psychology

The following faculty are retiring from Adams State and will be awarded emeritus faculty status at spring commencement, May 10:

  • Dr. Margery Herrington, Professor of Biology
  • Dr. Christine Keitges, Professor of Music
  • Dr. David Mazel, Professor of English
  • Dr. Teri McCartney, Professor of Counselor Education