on their new academic positions as of fall 2016.
Silvia Ferreira (PhD, 2016) is now at the University of Washington Bothell as full-time Lecturer in the School of Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences, a renewable position with research support. Kristie Soares (PhD, 2015) is now Assistant Professor of Latinx Literature and Culture in the Spanish Department at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. Claudia Yaghoobi (PhD, 2013) moved from Georgia State College and University to the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, as Assistant Professor of Persian Studies. Lisa Swanstrom (PhD, 2008) moved from Florida Atlantic University to the University of Utah as Associate Professor of English and Digital Humanities. Heartfelt congratulations to Silvia, Kristie, Claudia and Lisa on their achievements.