Skip to main content
Sign In

Contact Us


To schedule an appointment with Mark Abzug or Nancy Krebs, please contact

Vice Chairs




Mark Abzug
Associate Vice Chair of Academic Affairs

My role is to provide counseling to faculty on academic rank and advancement and guidance regarding midpoint, promotion, and tenure reviews. I serve as Co-Chair of the Department of Pediatrics Promotions and Tenure Committee.



Nancy Krebs
Vice Chair of Academic Affairs
I support the Department of Pediatrics’ academic actions for faculty including appointments, midpoint reviews, promotions, and tenure awards. I directly assist faculty by providing counseling and reviewing CV’s, dossiers and activities related to their academic position. I co-Chair the Department of Pediatrics’ Promotions and Tenure Committee, and maintain a close liaison with the SOM Office of Faculty Affairs.


Andrew Sirotnak
Vice Chair of Faculty Affairs

My Vice Chair role for all department faculty is to provide a venue for confidential support, career satisfaction counseling, and assistance with conflict management. I manage initiatives in mentoring, faculty development and the annual PRISM performance review process.



Rhonda Buckner
Academic Affairs Coordinator - Midpoint review, promotion and tenure.

Jessica Martella
Academic Affairs Coordinator - Recruitment, appointments.​

Teri Wilson
HR Manager, Academic Affairs​