Suzanne Rivera named new VP for research

Sue Rivera CWRU

Provost W.A. “Bud” Baeslack III today announced the appointment of Suzanne M. Rivera as Case Western Reserve’s new vice president for research, effective this month. Rivera, the university’s associate vice president for research since

Associate Vice President Suzanne Rivera appointed to EPA’s Human Studies Review Board

Sue Rivera CWRU

Suzanne Rivera, associate vice president for research and assistant professor of bioethics and pediatrics, was appointed to the Environmental Protection Agency’s Human Studies Review Board. The review board is a federal advisory committee operating under

First-year MBA students named Fowler Center Fellows


Heather Frutig and Tim Krueger, both first-year MBA students, were named Fowler Center Fellows for the 2014-2015 academic year. This honor reflects their academic achievement and dedication to the principles of the Fowler Center for

Daniel Goldmark named new director of CWRU’s Center for Popular Music Studies

Daniel Goldmark

Will discuss and perform “Rust Belt Alley”-era tunes at Happy Dog Cleveland on Oct. 14 Daniel Goldmark, the new director of Case Western Reserve University’s Center for Popular Music Studies, will step out of the

2013-14 report on faculty promotions, emeritus appointments now available

The 2013-14 annual report on promotions and emeritus status is now available. This report lists faculty who were appointed to emeritus status since last year’s report or who were promoted to associate professor or professor

Music professor Georgia Cowart appointed to American Musicological Society board


Georgia Cowart, professor in the Department of Music, recently was named to a two-year term on the Board of Directors of the American Musicological Society. The American Musicological Society was founded in 1934. The society

Music’s Peter Bennett to take fellowship in France

Peter Bennett

Peter Bennett, associate professor in the Department of Music, was awarded a yearlong fellowship in France from the LE STUDIUM: Loire Valley Institute of Advanced Studies. Beginning in July 2015, Bennett will be working at Centre

Lisa Koops named to editorial board

Lisa Koops

Lisa Koops, associate professor in the Department of Music, was named to the editorial board of the Journal of Research in Music Education. Koops specializes in early childhood music, elementary general music and world music

Peter Choi named National North Central Region Vice President of Future Business Leaders of America-Phi Beta Lambda

Peter Choi at conference

Sophomore Peter Choi received national recognition at the Future Business Leaders of America-Phi Beta Lambda conference in June. Choi was elected the National North Central Region vice president for the 2014-15 academic year to

Lynn Singer elected President of the Neurobehavioral Teratology Society

Lynn Singer, deputy provost and vice president of academic affairs and professor of epidemiology and biostatistics, pediatrics, psychiatry and psychology, was elected president of the Neurobehavioral Teratology Society (NBTS). NBTS focuses on studies of the