Development Catalog for 2015-16 Academic Year
Undergraduate Catalog
Colleges

Administration and Faculty

Board of Trustees

Charles Blanchard, Russellville

Eric Burnett, Fort Smith

John Chambers III, Danville

Tom Kennedy, Little Rock

Leigh Whiteside, Russellville

Administrative Officers

Robin E. Bowen, 2014, President
B.S., University of Kansas, 1982
M.Ed., University of Arkansas, 1983
Ed.D., Texas Tech University, 1988

John W. Watson, 1978, Vice President for Academic Affairs
B.A., University of Arkansas, 1971
M.S., University of Arkansas, 1973
Ed.D., Oklahoma State University, 1978

David C. Moseley, 1994, Senior Vice President for Administration and Finance
B.B.A., University of Arkansas at Monticello, 1964
M.B.A., University of Central Arkansas, 1984

Susie Nicholson, 1998, Vice President for Student Services and University Relations
B.A., University of Arkansas, 1986
M.S., Arkansas Tech University, 2010

Jayne W. Jones, 1976, Vice President for Development
B.S., Arkansas Tech University, 1988
M.A., Arkansas Tech University, 2001

Administrative Staff

Carol Adkison, Associate Director of Information Systems for Administrative Systems
Alison Ahlert, Event Coordinator for Lake Point Conference Center
Jan Apple, Academic Outreach Coordinator
Brett Arrington, Institutional Research Associate
Sabrina Billey, Area Coordinator for Residence Life
Vicki Bills, Academic Advisor
Jessica Brock, Coordinator of Concurrent Enrollment Programs
Rachel Bullock, Coordinator of TLF Phonathon and Activities
Kyle Bush, Assessment Specialist
Jenny Butler, Assistant Director for Campus Life
Luke Calcatera, Coordinator of Campus Recreation/Head Men's Golf Coach
Rebecca Callaway, Instructional Designer - eTech
Liz Chrisman, Production Artist and Photographer
Nichole Christensen, Student Support Services Program Advisor
Pat Chronister, Assistant to the Vice President for Academic Affairs
Fred W. Clayton, Director of Administrative Services
Lisa Cochran, Director of Continuing Education and Professional Development
Brandi Collins, Licensing Coordinator
Pam Cooper, Coordinator of Donor Relations
Will Cooper, Assistant Dean for Student Conduct
Jana Crouch, Director of Academic Services
Kelly Davis, Director of Alumni Relations and Tech Loyalty Fund
Kristy Davis, Associate Dean of Student Wellness
Shawna Davis, Target School Liaison, Upward Bound Program
Melanie Diffey, Career Advisor
Tim Diffey, Academic Advisor
Shauna Donnell, Assistant Vice President for Enrollment Management
Jerad Dover, Technology Services Specialist
Brent Drake, Director of Development Services
Jennifer Duncan, Coordinator of Greek Life
Katherine Ehemann, Associate Controller
Bryan Fisher, Director of Athletic Relations
Tommy Fields, Assistant Dean for Residence Life
Debra Fithen, Director of Corporate and Foundation Relations
Jennifer Fleming, Affirmative Action Officer
Rhonda Fleming, Assistant Registrar
Eli Fuentez, Admissions Officer
Shirley M. Goines, Director of Student Aid
Rebecca Gray, Director of Health Services
Veronica Jill Greenwood, English Language Institute Instructor
Brandie Griffin, Coordinator for Student Engagement
Tammy Guarino, Student Services Operations Manager
Jamison Hall, Associate Registrar
Jenny Hardin, Academic Advisor
Phillip Harp, Academic Advisor
Jill Hendricks, Director of Upward Bound Programs
Tiffany Henry, Coordinator of TECH 1001 Program/Assistant to the Director of Academic Services
Aaron Hogan, Associate Dean for Residence Life
Brent Hogan, English Language Institute Instructor
Jessica Holloway, Purchasing Program Director
Aubrey Holt, Director of Student Life
Samantha Huggins, Admission Officer
Lindsey Ingmire, Assistant Director for Programming, IMSSO
Linda Johnson, Budget and Special Programs Director
Marilyn Johnson, Business Manager and Director of Student Accounts
Aaron Jones, Coordinator of Alumni Communications and Events
Cara Knight, Academic Advisor
Brian Lasey, Director of Physical Plant
Bruce Lazarus, Director of Project Lead the Way/Director of STEM Institute
Marika Lederman, Academic Advisor
Areana Lopez, Admission Officer
Brittany Martin, Associate Registrar
Joshua McMillian, Director of Public Safety
Liz Means, Director of Testing and Disability Services
Steve Milligan, Director of Technology Center/Associate Director of Information Systems for Networked Systems
Julie Morgan, Assistant to the President
Dana Moseley, Director of Gift Planning
Theresa Motley, Associate Director of Information Systems for Support Services
Courtney Mullen, Director of Graduate Support Services
Steve Mullins, Director of Athletics
Hanna Norton, Assistant Vice President for Academic Affairs
Marsha Oels, Coordinator of Veteran Services
Yasushi Onodera, Director of International and Multicultural Student Services
Alison Parks, Coordinator of Young Alumni and Student Philanthropy
Amy Pennington, Dean of Students
Thomas Pennington, Associate Vice President and Counsel to the President
Carrie Phillips, Director of New Media
Karen Pittman, Coordinator of Testing Services
Chip Porter, Facility Manager, Lake Point Conference Center
Courtney Pratt, Admissions Officer
Donna Rankin, Controller
Angela Reynolds, Special Projects Coordinator, Human Resources
Tammy Rhodes-Weaver, Registrar
Karen Riddell, Coordinator of Academic Support Services
Daniel Riedmueller, Academic Advisor
Lindsey Riedmueller, Student Support Services Program Advisor
Mike Rivas, Assistant Director for Admissions, International and Multicultural Student Services
Alexis Scrimshire, Assistant Registrar
Paul Smith, Sports Information Director
Kevin Solomon, Associate Dean for Campus Life
Brooke Southard, Director of Payroll and Special Services
Judith Stewart-Abernathy, Director of Arkansas Tech Museum
Michael Stoker, Director of Web Strategies and Operations
Heather Stout, Registered Nurse
Heather Strasner, Campus Visit Coordinator
Sam Strasner, Director of University Relations
Ryan Taylor, Coordinator of Information Services
Will Taylor, English Language Institute Instructor
Scott Tomlin, Academic Advisor
Bruce Trefney, Executive Chef, Lake Point Conference Center
Dana Tribble, Director of Career Services
Brandi Tripp, Associate Registrar
David G. Underwood, Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs
Kao Vang, Target School Liaison, Upward Bound Program
Allison Vatzlavick, Assistant Dean for Residence Life
Gail Vaughan, Bookstore Manager
Alisa Waniewski, Coordinator of Recruitment and Academic Scholarships
Wyatt Watson, Director of Institutional Research and Assessment
Felisha Weaver, Director of Publications and Creative Services
Kenneth D. Wester, Director of Information Systems
Dave Wilbers, Academic Advisor
Lori Wineland, Director of Student Support Services Program
Ernest Yang, Academic Advisor

Academic Administration

College of Arts and Humanities

Jeffrey R. Woods, Dean
Dawn M. Ward, Head of Art Department
Jeffrey R. Woods, Head of Behavioral Sciences Department
Carl W. Brucker, Head of English and World Languages Department
Peter A. Dykema, Interim Head of History and Political Science Department
Cynthia L. Hukill, Head of Music Department
Anthony Caton, Head of Communication and Journalism Department

College of Business

R. Edward Bashaw, Dean
Stephen Jones, Associate Dean

College of Education

Sherry Field, Dean
Chris Giroir, Head of College Student Personnel Department
David Bell, Head of Curriculum and Instruction Department
M. Annette Holeyfield, Head of Health & Physical Education Department
June Lawson, Director of Teacher Education Student Services

College of Engineering and Applied Sciences

William C. Hoefler, Dean
Malcolm Rainey, Head of Agriculture Department
David Hoelzeman, Head of Computer & Information Science Department
Sandra Smith, Head of Emergency Management Department
Pat Buford, Associate Dean of Engineering, Director of Electrical Engineering
Cathi McMahan, Head of Parks, Recreation and Hospitality Administration Department

College of Natural and Health Sciences

Jeff W. Robertson, Dean
Charles Gagen, Head of Biological Sciences Department
Thomas Limperis, Head of Mathematics Department
Rebecca Burris, Head of Nursing Department
James Musser, Head of Physical Sciences Department

College of Professional Studies and Community Outreach

Mary Ann Rollans, Dean
Jeff Aulgur, Head of Professional Studies Department

Graduate College

Mary Gunter, Dean
Mona Chadwick, Head, Center for Leadership and Learning



Faculty

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
The date after each name indicates the first year of appointment to this institution.

GABRIEL L. ADKINS, 2009
Assistant Professor of Communication
B.A., Ottawa University, 1996;
M.S., Pittsburg State University, 2002;
M.A., Wichita State University, 2005;
Ph.D., University of Oklahoma, 2011.

SHERMAN Q. ALEXANDER, 1993
Associate Professor of Accounting
B.S., Eastern Illinois University, 1984;
M.B.A., Eastern Illinois University, 1985;
Ph.D., University of Kentucky, 1995,
C.P.A.

VREGE AMIRKHANIAN, 1989
Associate Professor of Mathematics
B.S., Tehran University, 1969;
M.S., Oklahoma State University, 1973;
Ph.D., Oklahoma State University, 1978.

STANTON C. APPLE, 1989
Instructor of Mechanical Engineering
B.S.M.E., University of Arkansas, 1989.

JEFFREY AULGUR, 2011
Assistant Professor of Professional Studies
Head, Department of Professional Studies
B.A., Hendrix College, 1986;
M.A., University of Arkansas, 1991;
M.S., Arkansas Tech University, 2008;
Ed.D., University of Arkansas, 2013.

CHRISTINE E. AUSTIN, 2007
Associate Professor of College Student Personnel
B.A., University of Denver, 1984;
M.Ed., University of Maine, 1990;
Ph.D., University of Denver, 2007.

ABDEL BADAWY, 2013
Assistant Professor of Electrical Engineering
B.Sc., Mansoura University, 1996;
M.S., University of Maryland, 2002;
Ph.D., University of Maryland, 2013.

CATHY BAKER, 1998
Professor of Geology
B.S., Arkansas Tech University, 1976;
M.S., University of Arkansas, 1978;
Ph.D., University of Iowa, 1986.

DEBORAH L. BARBER, 2002
Associate Professor of Music
B.S., Auburn University, 1975;
M.Ed., Auburn University, 1989;
Ph.D., Auburn University, 2003.

GARY W. BARROW, 1981
Professor of Music
B.M.E., University of North Texas, 1969;
M.M., Catholic University of America, 1973;
Ph.D., University of North Texas, 1982.

R. EDWARD BASHAW, 2010
Professor of Marketing
Dean, College of Business
B.S.E., Baylor University, 1980;
M.S.E., Baylor University, 1982:
M.B.A., Baylor University, 1991;
Ph.D., University of Memphis, 1995.

ALICE BATCH, 2003
Assistant Professor of Business
B.A., California State University, 1978;
M.B.A., California State University, 1984.

KRISTY BAYER, 2004
Instructor of Health and Physical Education
Head Coach
B.A., Grand Valley State University, 2001;
M.Ed., Grand Valley State University, 2003.

LINDA C. BEAN, 2000
Associate Professor of Business
B.S., Arkansas Tech University, 1973;
M.S.E., University of Central Arkansas, 1986;
Ed.D., Oklahoma State University, 1996.

C. DAVID BELL, 1988
Professor of Curriculum and Instruction
Head, Department of Curriculum and Instruction
B.S., Arkansas Tech University, 1969;
M.Ed., University of Arkansas,1972;
Ed.D., University of Arkansas, 1978.

MICHAEL E. BENEFIELD, 1995
Associate Professor of Finance
B.S., United States Military Academy, 1968;
M.Ed., University of North Carolina, 1976;
M.B.A., Arkansas State University, 1980;
M.S.I.S., Arkansas State University, 1984;
Ph.D., Purdue University, 1989.

ANWAR A. BHUIYAN, 2001
Professor of Chemistry
B.S., Dhaka University, 1983;
M.Sc., Dhaka University, 1986;
M.S., Northeast Louisiana University, 1994;
Ph.D., Marquette University, 1999.

GLEN R. BISHOP, 2001
Associate Professor of Recreation and Park Administration
B.S., University of Michigan, 1979;
M.S., Texas A & M, 1985;
Ph.D., Michigan State University, 1994.

ANGELA BLACK, 2012
Assistant Librarian
B.A., University of Colorado, 2002;
M.S., Florida State, 2011.

CAREY A. BOSOLD, 2004
Associate Professor of Nursing
B.S.N., Arkansas Tech University, 1996;
M.S.N., University of Central Arkansas, 2002;
Ph.D., Union University, 2012.

ROBIN E. BOWEN, 2014
Professor of Rehabilitation Science
President
B.S., University of Kansas, 1982;
M.Ed., University of Arkansas, 1983;
Ed.D., Texas Tech University, 1988.

JACQUELINE K. BOWMAN, 2001
Associate Professor of Biology
B.S., Purdue University, 1982;
B.S., Illinois State University, 1984;
M.S., Illinois State University, 1986;
Ph.D., Indiana University, 1994.

LYN BRANDS, 2003
Associate Professor of Art
B.A., Fort Hays State University, 1984;
M.F.A., Fort Hays State University, 1990.

MOLLY BRANT, 2005
Associate Professor of Agriculture
B.S., Oklahoma State University, 2000;
M.S., Oklahoma State University, 2002;
Ph.D., Kansas State University, 2005.

HERBERT MATT BROWN, 2008
Associate Professor of Computer and
Information Science
B.A., University of Arkansas, 1998;
M.S., University of Arkansas, 2000;
Ph.D., Nova Southeastern University, 2007.

KRISTI M. BROWN, 2008
Instructor of Mathematics
B.S., University of Arkansas, 1997;
M.S., University of Arkansas, 1999.

CARL W. BRUCKER, 1984
Professor of English
Head, Department of English and World Languages
B.A., Rutgers University 1968;
M.A., Rutgers University, 1976;
Ph.D., Rutgers University, 1980.

B. TY BRUNSON, 1999
Associate Professor of Art
B.F.A., Louisiana Tech University, 1979;
M.F.A., Louisiana Tech University, 1986.

LINDA A. BUCKHOLTZ, 1998
Assistant Professor of Nursing
B.S.N., University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff, 1988;
M.N.Sc., University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 1992.

PATRICIA S. BUFORD, 2000
Professor of Electrical Engineering
Associate Dean of Engineering
B.S., Christian Brothers University, 1974;
M.S., University of Arkansas, 1985;
Ph.D., University of Arkansas at Little Rock, 2007.

DANIEL W. BULLOCK, 2003
Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering
B.S., Arkansas Tech University, 1997;
M.S., University of Arkansas, 2000;
Ph.D., University of Arkansas, 2001.

ROSEMARY A. BURK, 2012
Assistant Professor of Biology
B.S., Texas Woman's University, 1995;
Ph.D., University of North Texas, 2012.

REBECCA K. BURRIS, 1991
Professor of Nursing
Head, Department of Nursing
B.S.N., Northwestern State University of Louisiana, 1978;
M.S.N., Northwestern State University of Louisiana, 1991;
Ph.D., University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 2000.

REBECCA A. CALLAWAY, 2006
Associate Professor of Curriculum and Instruction
Instructional Designer - eTech
B.S., Northwestern State University, 1973;
M.Ed., Northwestern State University, 1977;
Ed.D., Louisiana Tech University, 2004.

DEBRA S. CAPEHART, 2012
Instructor of Computer and Information Science
B.S., Arkansas Tech University, 1984;
B.S., Arkansas Tech University, 2000;
M.S., Arkansas Tech University, 2002.

ALEJANDRA K. CARBALLO, 2009
Assistant Professor of Spanish
B.A., University of Rio Cuarto, Argentina, 1995;
M.A., University of Pennsylvania, 2000;
Ph.D., Florida State University, 2006.

LAURIE CARMAN, 2000
Instructor of Mathematics
B.S., Arkansas Tech University, 1997;
M.Ed., Arkansas Tech University, 2003.

PAMELA S. CARR, 1991
Professor of Accounting
B.S., Arkansas Tech University, 1977;
M.A., Missouri State University 1984;
Ph.D., Oklahoma State University, 2001;
C.P.A.

TIM L. CARTER, 1998
Professor of Curriculum and Instruction
B.S., Arkansas Tech University, 1989;
M.Ed., Arkansas Tech University, 1994;
Ph.D., University of Georgia, 1998.

ANTHONY A. CATON, 2004
Associate Professor of Journalism
Head, Department of Communication and Journalism
Director of Broadcasting
A.A., University of Arkansas at Fort Smith, 1988;
B.A., University of the Ozarks, 1990;
M.A., University of Arkansas, 1992.

E. URSULA CHANDLER, 1981
Professor of German
B.S., Illinois State University, 1965;
Ph.D., Northwestern University, 1981.

CHERYL B. CHANEY, 1999
Assistant Professor of Biology
B.S., Missouri Western State College, 1990;
M.S., Tennessee Technological University, 1997.

XIANG CHEN, 2014
Assistant Professor of Emergency Management
B.A., Beijing Normal University, 2007;
M.A., Beijing Normal University, 2009;
Ph.D., Ohio State University, 2014.

ZHI CHEN, 2014
Assistant Professor of Electrical Engineering
B.E., Wuhan University, 2009;
M.S., Polytechnic Institute of New York, 2011;
Ph.D. Clarkson University, 2014.

WANDA CHRISTIE, 2006
Assistant Professor of Nursing
B.S.N., Arkansas Tech University, 1986;
M.N.Sc., University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 2004;
Ph.D., University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 2014.

ERIN CLAIR, 2010
Assistant Professor of English
B.A., Case Western Reserve University, 1999;
M.A., Texas State University, 2002;
Ph.D., University of Missouri, 2007.

BARBARA CLEMENTS, 2010
Assistant Professor of Music
B.A., Luther College, 1993;
M.M., University of Missouri Columbia, 1996:
D.M., Florida State University, 2005.

JON CLEMENTS, 2005
Assistant Professor of Music
B.A., Luther College, 1994;
M.M., University of Missouri-Columbia, 1996;
D.M., Florida State University, 2008.

LORETTA COCHRAN, 2003
Associate Professor of Management
B.S., Erskine College, 1991;
M.S., Clemson University, 1994;
Ph.D., Clemson University, 1999.

TRACY L. COLE, 2007
Associate Professor of Legal Studies
B.S.Ed., University of Arkansas, 1990;
M.Ed., University of Arkansas,1991;
J.D., University of Arkansas at Little Rock, 2003.

JENNIFER COLEMAN, 2001
Assistant Professor of Nursing
B.A., Luther College, 1993;
B.S.N., University of Iowa, 1997;
M.S.N., University of Iowa, 2000.

JAMES H. COLLINS, 1983
Professor of Agriculture
B.S., Mississippi State University, 1976;
M.S., Louisiana State University, 1979;
Ph.D., Louisiana State University, 1982.

BRIAN CONATSER, 2014
Instructor of Music
B.M., Arkansas State University, 1980;
M.M., University of Missouri-Kansas City, 1986.

KEVIN C. COSTLEY, 2003
Associate Professor of Curriculum and Instruction
B.S., Missouri Southern State College, 1975;
M.S., Pittsburg State University, 1978;
M.A., Pittsburg State University, 2001;
Ph.D., Kansas State University, 1982.

RENE COUTURE, 2012
Assistant Professor of College Student Personnel
B.A., Saint Michael's College, 1997;
M.S., Indiana State University, 2003;
Ph.D., University of Northern Colorado, 2010.

KAREN K. COX, 1994
Associate Professor of Nursing
B.S., University of Central Arkansas, 1978;
M.N.Sc., University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 1982.

NANCY COX, 1981
Instructor of English and Developmental Reading
B.A., Arkansas Tech University, 1977;
M.Ed., Arkansas Tech University, 1981.

SHELLY DAILY, 2000
Associate Professor of Nursing
B.S.N., Arkansas Tech University, 1995.;
M.N.Sc., University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 1999.

R. JAMIE DALTON, 2012
Instructor of Biology
B.A., University of Washington, 1988;
M.S.E., Henderson State University, 1993;
M.S., University of Central Arkansas, 2012.

SARA DANIEL, 2014
Assistant Professor of Health Information Management
B.S., Arkansas Tech University, 2000;
M.S., University of Central Arkansas, 2006.

MELISSA DARNELL, 2003
Assistant Professor of Nursing
Learning Resources Coordinator
B.S.N., University of Central Arkansas, 1994;
M.S.N., University of Central Arkansas, 2002.

ABBY DAVIS, 2004
Instructor of Health and Physical Education
Head Coach
B.A., Arkansas Tech University, 2002;
M.Ed., Arkansas Tech University, 2004.

DAVID DAWSON, 2009
Instructor of Health and Physical Education
Head Coach
B.A., Ottawa University, 1996;
M.A., University of Saint Mary, 2005.

THOMAS A. DEBLACK, 1995
Professor of History
B.A., Southern Methodist University, 1973;
M.S.E., Ouachita Baptist University, 1979;
Ph.D., University of Arkansas, 1995.

NICOLAS del GRAZIA, 2010
Assistant Professor of Music
B.S., The City University (London), 1991;
M.M., King's College, University of London, 1994;
D.M., Indiana University, 2003.

PAMELA D. DIXON, 2011
Assistant Professor of School Counseling
B.A., Arkansas Tech University, 1996;
M.Ed., Arkansas Tech University, 2004.

SHAUNA S. DONNELL, 1995
Instructor of Communication
Assistant Vice President, Enrollment Management
B.A., Arkansas Tech University, 1991;
M.A., University of Nevada, 1997.

GENET DUKE, 2012
Assistant Professor of Geology
A.B., Dartmouth College, 1979;
M.S., Dartmouth College, 1984;
Ph.D., South Dakota School of Mines and Technology, 2005.

PETER A. DYKEMA, 2001
Professor of History
Interim Head, Department of History and Political Science
B.S., Hope College, 1984;
M.Div., Western Theological Seminary, 1987;
M.A., University of Arizona, 1989;
Ph.D., University of Arizona, 1998.

JAMIE EARLS, 2009
Assistant Professor of Emergency Management
B.S., Arkansas Tech University, 2006;
M.S., Arkansas Tech University, 2008.

DORIS ELLISON, 2014
Assistant Professor of Curriculum and Instruction
B.S., Northern Arizona University, 1992;
M.Ed., Northern Arizona University, 1996;
Ph.D., Capella University, 2011.

ERNEST J. ENCHELMAYER, 2005
Associate Professor of English
B.A., University of Mississippi, 1993;
M.A., Arkansas State University, 1995;
Ph.D., Southern Illinois University, 2005.

RUTH D. ENOCH, 2004
Associate Professor of Mathematics
B.A., Vanderbilt University, 1974;
M.S., University of Iowa, 1975;
Ph.D., Purdue University, 2004.

SHAANA ESCOBAR, 2012
Assistant Professor of Nursing
B.S.N., Arkansas Tech University, 2006;
M.S.N., University of Central Arkansas, 2012.

DAVID J. ESHELMAN, 2006
Associate Professor of Communication
Director of Theatre
B.A., Case Western Reserve University, 1999;
M.F.A., University of Texas at Austin, 2002;
Ph.D., University of Missouri at Columbia, 2006.

TIFFANI EVERETT, 2012
Assistant Professor of Sociology
B.A., University of Akron, 2005;
M.A., University of Georgia, 2007.

ROGER FANG, 2001
Associate Professor of Computer and Information Science
B.Sc., National Chiao-Tung University, 1980;
M.Sc., University of Florida, 1987;
Ph.D., University of Florida, 1993.

DALE S. FELKINS, 1997
Instructor of Mathematics
B.S., Arkansas Tech University, 1993;
M.Ed., Arkansas Tech University, 1996;
M.S., University of Arkansas at Little Rock, 2003.

SHERRY FIELD, 2012
Professor of Curriculum and Instruction
Dean, College of Education
B.S.Ed., Texas Tech University, 1973;
M.Ed., Stephen F. Austin University, 1975;
Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin, 1991.

MARCEL B. FINAN, 2001
Professor of Mathematics
B.S., Haigazian University, 1984;
M.S., University of Tennessee, 1992;
Ph.D., University of North Texas, 1998.

JOSHUA A. FISHER, 2011
Assistant Professor of Art
A.B., Middlebury College, 2000;
M.A., University of Georgia, 2004;
Ph.D., University of Iowa, 2009.

ROBERT FITHEN, 1998
Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering
B.S., Louisiana Tech University, 1984;
M.S., Texas A & M, 1987;
Ph.D., Virginia Tech University, 1993.

ROBERT F. FRASIER, 2003
Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering
B.S., University of Texas at El Paso, 1987;
M.S., University of Washington, 1989;
Ph.D., Washington State University, 1996.

JIMMY R. FULMER, 2008
Instructor of Chemistry
B.S., Henderson State University, 1976;
M.Ed., Arkansas Tech University, 2007.

MARC FUSARO, 2009
Associate Professor of Economics
B.S., University of Scranton, 1996;
Ph.D., Northwestern University, 2004.

KAREN L. FUTTERER, 1980
Associate Professor of Music
B.M., State University of New York at Fredonia, 1975;
M.M., University of North Texas, 1980.

KENNETH T. FUTTERER, 1980
Associate Professor of Music
B.M., University of North Texas, 1975;
M.M., University of North Texas, 1980.

CHARLES J. GAGEN, 1990
Professor of Fisheries Science
Head, Department of Biological Sciences
B.S., University of Tennessee at Martin, 1983;
M.S., Pennsylvania State University, 1986;
Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University, 1990.

MARIUSZ GAJEWSKI, 2012
Assistant Professor of Chemistry
B.S., Adam Mickiewicz University, 1998;
M.S., Adam Mickiewicz University, 1998;
Ph.D., University of Idaho, 2003.

HOLLY R. GALE, 1997
Assistant Professor of Music
B.A., Arkansas Tech University, 1986;
M.M., University of Central Arkansas, 1999.

MICHAEL GARNER, 2006
Assistant Professor of Emergency Management
B.S., University of Arkansas at Monticello, 1978;
M.A., University of Arkansas, 1998;
Ph.D., University of Arkansas, 2001.

REBECCA GARVIN, 2013
Assistant Professor of English
B.A., Blue Mountain College, 1976;
M.A., Murray State University, 1998;
Ph.D., Indiana University of Pennsylvania, 2011.

PAOLA GEMME, 2001
Professor of English
B.A., University of Genoa, 1989;
Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University, 1998.

CHRISTOPHER GIROIR, 2008
Associate Professor of College Student Personnel
Head, Department of College Student Personnel
B.A., McNeese State University, 1997;
M.A., Northwestern State University, 1999;
Ph.D., University of Southern Mississippi, 2006.

DIANE GLEASON, 2009
Associate Professor of History
B.A., Arkansas Tech University, 1970;
M.A., University of Arkansas, 1975;
Ph.D., University of Arkansas, 1997.

NINA M. GOZA, 2004
Associate Professor of Accounting
B.S., Arkansas State University, 1982;
M.B.A., University of Central Arkansas, 1992;
Ph.D., University of Mississippi, 2005;
C.P.A.

ELIZABETH GRAY, 2005
Associate Professor of Emergency Management
B.A., Vanderbilt University, 1993;
M.B.A., Hendrix College, 1995;
M.B.A., University of Arkansas at Little Rock, 1999;
J.D., University of Arkansas at Little Rock, 1999.

CARL E. GRECO, 2001
Professor of Electrical Engineering
B.S., Louisiana Tech University, 1967;
M.S., Rice University, 1974;
Ph.D., Rice University, 1976.

JASMINE GREER, 2013
Assistant Professor of Art
B.F.A, University of Central Arkansas, 2006;
M.F.A., Columbia College Chicago, 2009.

LAURA GRIFFIN, 2008
Instructor of Accounting
B.S.B.A., University of Arkansas, 1990;
M.S., University of Arizona, 1993;
C.P.A., C.F.E.

MARY B. GUNTER, 1998
Professor of Educational Leadership
Dean of Graduate College
B.S.E., University of Arkansas, 1972;
M.Ed., University of Arkansas, 1976;
Ed.S., University of Arkansas, 1986;
Ed.D., University of Arkansas, 1991.

FRANCES A. HAGER, 1990
Instructor of Curriculum and Instruction
Librarian
B.S.E., John Brown University, 1972;
M.S., University of North Texas, 1989.

PATRICK HAGGE, 2014
Assistant Professor of Geography
B.S.B.A., University of Arkansas, 2004;
B.A., University of Arkansas, 2005;
M.S., Pennsylvania State University, 2009;
Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University, 2013.

CAROL HANAN, 2012
Assistant Librarian
B.A., Arkansas Tech University, 1994;
M.Ed., Arkansas Tech University, 2001;
M.L.S., Texas Woman's University, 2005.

SHELLIE HANNA, 2006
Assistant Professor of Curriculum and Instruction
B.A., Arkansas Tech University, 1992;
M.Ed., Arkansas Tech University, 2002;
Ed.D., Oral Roberts University, 2009.

FRANKLIN D. HARDCASTLE, 1998
Professor of Chemistry
B.S., Montana State University, 1983;
M.S., University of Utah, 1985;
Ph.D., Lehigh University, 1990.

LISA HARLESS, 2005
Assistant Professor of Nursing
B.S.N., Arkansas Tech University, 2000;
M.S.N., University of Central Arkansas, 2004.

NEAL HARRINGTON, 2005
Associate Professor of Art
B.F.A., University of South Dakota, 1998;
M.F.A., Wichita State University, 2001.

STEWART HART, 2011
Assistant Professor of Chemistry
B.S., Centre College, 2003;
Ph.D., Michigan State University, 2009.

WAYNE A. HELMER, 1998
Professor of Mechanical Engineering
B.S., University of Dayton, 1966;
M.S., University of Arizona, 1968;
Ph.D., Purdue University, 1974.

JENNIFER E. HELMS, 1993
Professor of Nursing
B.S.N., Harding University, 1986;
M.S.N., University of Missouri at Kansas City, 1992;
Ph.D., University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 2006.

MOSTAFA HEMMATI, 1983
Professor of Physics
Director of Undergraduate Research
B.S., University of Meshad (Iran), 1973;
M.S., University of Oklahoma, 1980;
Ph.D., University of Oklahoma, 1983.

THERESA A. HERRICK, 1985
Professor of Recreation and Park Administration
B.S., Missouri State University, 1976;
M.S., University of Missouri at Columbia, 1981;
Ph.D., Clemson University, 1993.

NEWTON P. HILLIARD, 2014
Associate Professor of Chemistry
B.S., Wayland Baptist University, 1984;
Ph.D., Texas Tech University, 1995.

WILLIAM C. HOEFLER, 2004
Professor of Agriculture
Dean, College of Engineering and Applied Sciences
B.S., New Mexico State University, 1979;
M.S., New Mexico State University, 1984;
Ph.D., New Mexico State University, 1987.

DAVID HOELZEMAN, 2000
Professor of Computer and Information Science
Head, Department of Computer and Information Science
B.S., University of Central Arkansas, 1988;
Ph.D., Louisiana State University, 1993.

EMILY HOFFMAN, 2010
Assistant Professor of English
B.A., University of Kansas, 1999;
M.A., University of Kansas, 2002;
Ph.D., Oklahoma State University, 2009.

JESSICA L. HOGAN, 2006
Instructor of Mathematics
B.S., Arkansas Tech University, 2004;
M.S., University of Arkansas, 2006.

M. ANNETTE HOLEYFIELD, 1985
Professor of Physical Education
Head, Department of Health and Physical Education
B.S., Arkansas Tech University, 1976;
M.Ed., Arkansas Tech University, 1977;
Ph.D., University of Arkansas, 1997.

NANCY D. HORTON, 1999
Instructor of Mathematics
B.S., Arkansas Tech University, 1997;
M.S., University of Arkansas at Little Rock, 1999.

CHRISTOPHER E. HOUSENICK, 2009
Assistant Professor of Political Science
B.A., University of Pennsylvania, 1999;
M.A., Pennsylvania State University, 2001;
Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University, 2005.

JAY M. HUDKINS, 2009
Assistant Professor of Communication
B.S.E., Baylor University, 1992;
M.A., Baylor University, 1992;
Ph.D., Texas A & M, 2011.

CYNTHIA L. HUKILL, 2008
Associate Professor of Music
Head, Department of Music
B.M., University of North Texas, 1972;
M.M., University of North Texas, 1974;
D.M.A., University of Missouri-Kansas City, 1988.

DEBRA HUNTER, 2011
Assistant Professor of Accounting
B.S., Louisiana College, 1984;
M.B.A., Baylor University, 1985;
D.B.A., Louisiana Tech University, 2004;
C.P.A.

SEAN T. HUSS, 2005
Associate Professor of Sociology
B.A., University of Arkansas at Little Rock, 1995;
M.A., University of Tennessee, 1998;
Ph.D., University of Tennessee, 2006.

MOHAMED IBRAHIM, 2011
Assistant Professor of Curriculum and Instruction
B.A., Cairo University, 1984;
M.A., Oklahoma State University, 1997;
Ph.D., Oklahoma State University, 2011.

EFOSA C IDEMUDIA, 2012
Assistant Professor of Business Data Analytics
B.S., University of Benin, 1996;
M.B.A., Helsinki School of Economics and Business Administration, 1999;
M.B.A., University of Texas at El Paso, 2000;
Ph.D., Texas Tech University, 2009.

JOHN R. JACKSON, 2003
Associate Professor of Fisheries Science
Director, Fisheries and Wildlife Science Program
B.S., Michigan State University, 1983;
M.S., Mississippi State University, 1987;
Ph.D., Mississippi State University, 1996.

LINDA JACKSON, 2010
Instructor of College Student Personnel
B.A., Idaho State University, 1989;
M.Coun., Idaho State University, 1992;
M.S., Arkansas Tech University, 2006.

SHELIA JACKSON, 1998
Professor of Health and Physical Education
B.S.E., Southern Arkansas University, 1981;
M.Ed., University of Arkansas, 1984;
Ph.D., Texas Women’s University, 1988.

CYNTHIA JACOBS, 2007
Associate Professor of Biology
D.V.M., Louisiana State University, 1982.

ELLEN J. JENKINS, 1997
Professor of History
Director of Honors
B.A., University of Texas at Dallas, 1977;
M.A., University of North Texas, 1983;
Ph.D., University of North Texas, 1992.

LAURA J. JOBE, 2014
Assistant Professor of Nursing
B.S.N., University of Louisiana, 2001;
Ph.D., University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 2013.

GEORGE P. JOHNSON, 1990
Associate Professor of Biology
Curator of Herbarium
B.S., Western Kentucky University, 1978;
M.S., Western Kentucky University, 1980;
Ph.D., North Carolina State University, 1985.

CYNTHIA J. JONES, 1984
Associate Professor of Nursing
Assistant to Head of Nursing
B.S.N., University of Mississippi School of Nursing, 1971;
M.N., University of Mississippi, 1976.

STEPHEN JONES, 2005
Associate Professor of Management
Associate Dean of Business
B.S.E., Pittsburg State University, 1981;
M.A., University of Missouri, 1983;
M.B.A., Missouri State University, 1989;
Ph.D., University of North Texas, 1998.

VIRGINIA JONES, 2014
Assistant Professor of Communication
B.A., University of New Mexico, 2002;
M.A., University of Wisconsin, 2004;
Ph.D., University of Kansas. 2012.

SCOTT JORDAN, 1994
Associate Professor of Mathematics
B.S., Southern Arkansas University, 1985;
M.S., University of Arkansas, 1988;
Ph.D., University of Southwestern Louisiana, 1994.

SUSAN JORDAN, 1994
Instructor of Mathematics
B.S., University of Arkansas, 1987;
M.A., University of Arkansas, 1990.

PATRICIA JOSELIN, 2010
Instructor of Spanish
B.S., Universidad de Tarapaca, 1986;
M.Ed., Arkansas Tech University, 1998;
M.S.E., Arkansas Tech University, 2000;
M.A., Arkansas Tech University, 2012.

JAN KALLBERG, 2012
Assistant Professor of Emergency Management
J.D./LL.M, Stockholm University, 1997;
M.A., University of Texas at Dallas, 2009;
Ph.D., University of Texas at Dallas, 2011.

D. MICHAEL KEISLER, 1975
Professor of Mathematics
B.A., University of Texas, 1966;
Ph.D., North Texas State University, 1974.

CHRISTOPHER J. KELLNER, 1991
Professor of Wildlife Science
B.S., University of California at Berkeley, 1978;
M.S., Eastern Kentucky University, 1985;
Ph.D., University of Arkansas, 1990.

PETE KELLY, 2011
Instructor of Health and Physical Education
B.S., Arkansas Tech University, 1993;
M.Ed., Arkansas Tech University, 1996.

LOYCE A. KENNEDY, 1999
Assistant Professor of Nursing
B.S.N., University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 1972;
M.S.N., University of Central Arkansas, 1997.

PALLAVI KETKAR, 2002
Instructor of Mathematics
B.S., University of North Texas, 1996;
M.S., University of North Texas, 1998;
M.S., University of Texas at Austin, 2002.

JUSTIN L. KILLINGSWORTH, 2011
Assistant Professor of Agricultural Education
B.S., Texas A & M University, 2002;
M.Ed., Texas A & M University, 2004;
Ph.D., University of Missouri, 2011.

JAMIE KING, 2011
Instructor of Mathematics
B.S., Arkansas Tech University, 2008;
M.Ed., Arkansas Tech University, 2010.

SCOTT W. KIRKCONNELL, 1981
Professor of Biology
A.B., University of Illinois, 1973;
A.M., Indiana University, 1976;
Ph.D., Indiana University, 1978.

WILLIAM KIRKPATRICK, 1989
Assistant Professor of Physical Education
B.S., Fort Hays State University, 1983;
M.S., Fort Hays State University, 1985;
Ed.D., University of Arkansas, 1991.

LINDA C. KONDRICK, 2001
Associate Professor of Physical Science
B.S., University of the Ozarks, 1988;
M.Ed., Arkansas Tech University, 1992;
Ed.D., University of Arkansas at Little Rock, 2003.

ERIC KREMERS, 2013
Assistant Professor of Emergency Management
B.S., University of Central Arkansas, 2000;
M.S., Indiana University of Pennsylvania, 2007;

JOHN L. KROHN, 1991
Professor of Mechanical Engineering
B.S.M.E., University of Arkansas, 1981;
M.S.M.E., University of Arkansas, 1983;
Ph.D., Texas A & M University, 1992;
P.E.

MASANORI KUROKI, 2013
Assistant Professor of Economics
B.S., California State University, 2002;
M.S., California State Polytechnic University, 2004;
Ph.D., University of California, 2011.

PAUL S. LAKE, 1981
Professor of English
B.S., Towson State University, 1975;
A.M., Stanford University, 1979.

ROBIN C. LASEY, 2004
Associate Professor of Chemistry
B.S., University of Missouri-Rolla, 1994;
Ph.D., Bowling Green State University, 2002.

BRENDA LAUFFART, 2012
Instructor of Chemistry
B.A., Open University, 1993;
M.Phil., University of Newcastle upon Tyne, 2000.

JUNE LAWSON, 2007
Assistant Professor of Curriculum and Instruction
Director of Teacher Education Student Services
B.A., University of Arkansas, 1973.

DONG-SOO LEE, 2012
Assistant Professor of Hospitality Administration
B.S., University of Santo Tomas, 1997;
M.S. HRIM, Pennsylvania State University, 2003;
M.B.A., Kyung Hee University, 2001;
Ph.D., Texas Tech University, 2011.

SANGKI LEE, 2008
Associate Professor of Journalism
B.A., Sogang University, 1997;
M.A., Sogang University, 1999;
M.A., Michigan State University, 2002;
Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University, 2007.

SEUNG SUK LEE, 2009
Assistant Professor of Hospitality Administration
B.S., Oklahoma State University, 2000;
M.S., Oklahoma State University, 2004;
Ph.D., Iowa State University, 2008.

YUNG K. LEE, 2014
Assistant Professor of Electrical Engineering
B.S., Korea Aerospace University, 1997;
M.S.E.E, Wichita State University, 2008;
Ph.D., Wichita State University, 2013.

TIMOTHY W. LEGGETT, 2002
Associate Professor of Curriculum and Instruction
B.S., William Carey College, 1975;
M.R.E., New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary, 1977;
M.Ed., William Carey College, 1980;
G.S.R.E., Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, 1983;
Ed.D., Nova Southeastern University, 1995.

JENNIFER LEWTER, 2012
Instructor of Biology
B.S., Arkansas Tech University, 2002;
M.S., University of Arkansas, 2005.

THOMAS G. LIMPERIS, 2003
Associate Professor of Mathematics
Head, Department of Mathematics
B.S., University of Arkansas, 1989;
M.S., University of Arkansas, 1990;
Ph.D., University of Arkansas, 1998.

MICHAEL A. LINK, 1965
Associate Professor of History
B.S., Henderson State University, 1962;
M.S., Henderson State University, 1963;
Ph.D., (History), Mississippi State University, 1966;
Ph.D., (Philosophy and Religion), Protestant Faculty of Paris, 1976.

JOSHUA LOCKYER, 2011
Assistant Professor of Anthropology
B.A., University of Arizona, 1998;
Ph.D., University of Georgia, 2007.

STANLEY D. LOMBARDO, 1977
Professor of English
B.A., State University of New York at Buffalo, 1970;
Ph.D., Indiana University, 1976.

ERIC C. LOVELY, 2002
Associate Professor of Biology
B.A., Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania, 1992;
M.S., University of New Hampshire, 1995;
Ph.D., University of New Hampshire, 1999.

LOWELL H. LYBARGER, 2007
Associate Librarian
B.A., Rutgers University, 1990;
M.A., University of Washington, 1997;
MLIS, Kent State University, 2006;
Ph.D., University of Toronto, 2003.

BRIAN LYONS, 2013
Associate Professor of Health and Physical Education
B.S., State University of New York at Buffalo, 1987;
M.P.A., Golden Gate University, 1989;
M.A, University of Mississippi, 1993;
Ph.D., University of Mississippi, 1996.

MERLIN R. MANN, 2012
Associate Professor of Journalism
B.A., University of Oregon, 1975;
M.A., Abilene Christian University, 1986;
Ph.D., University of Missouri, 1991.

SUZANNE MARTIN, 2012
Instructor of Health Information Management
B.S., Arkansas Tech University, 2002.

W. DANIEL MARTIN, 2000
Professor of Sociology
B.S., University of Central Arkansas, 1989;
M.S., University of Central Arkansas, 1992;
Ph.D., Oklahoma State University, 1996.

KEVIN H. MASON, 1986
Professor of Marketing
B. S., Arkansas Tech University 1982;
M.B.A., University of Arkansas, 1986;
Ph.D., University of Arkansas, 1995.

LUCAS D. MAXWELL, 2012
Assistant Professor of Agricultural Education
B. S., Southern Illinois University Carbondale, 2001;
M.S., Southern Illinois University Carbondale, 2005;
Ph.D., University of Missouri, 2010.

JERRY MAYO, 2010
Associate Professor of Health and Physical Education
B.A., Arkansas State University, 1991;
M.S., Arkansas State University, 1993;
M.S., University of Central Arkansas, 2007;
Ph.D., The University of Mississippi, 1998.

TONYA C. MAYS, 2012
Instructor of Health Information Management
B.S., Arkansas Tech University, 1999.

AARON J. MCARTHUR, 2012
Assistant Professor of History
B.A., Idaho State University, 2003;
M.A., University of Nevada, Las Vegas, 2005;
Ph.D., University of Nevada, Las Vegas, 2012.

REBECCA M. MCHUGH, 2013
Assistant Professor of Psychology
B.A., Edinboro University of Pennsylvania, 2002;
M.S., University of Pittsburg, 2009;
Ph.D., University of Pittsburg, 2013.

ASHLEY MCKEEVER, 2014
Assistant Professor of English
B.A., Evangel University, 2003;
M.A., Missouri State University, 2005.

TERRI J. MCKOWN, 2004
Associate Professor of Nursing
B.S.N., Arkansas Tech University, 1991;
M.S.N., University of Central Arkansas, 2000;
D.N.P., University of Tennessee, 2009.

CATHI MCMAHAN, 2000
Associate Professor of Recreation and Park Administration
Head, Department of Parks, Recreation, and Hospitality Administration
B.S., Arkansas Tech University, 1985;
M.S., Northwestern State University, 1986;
Ph.D., University of Arkansas, 2007.

CHARLES MEBI, 2009
Assistant Professor of Chemistry
B.Sc., University of Buea (Cameroon), 1969;
M.Sc., University of Buea(Cameroon), 1998;
Ph.D., University of Nevada, 2007.

DAVID J. MIDDLETON, 1998
Professor of Computer and Information Science
B.S., University of Sydney, 1979;
Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1986.

JULIE MIKLES-SCHLUTERMAN, 2007
Associate Professor of Sociology
B.A., Arkansas Tech University, 1997;
M.A., University of Tennessee, 2002;
Ph.D., University of Tennessee, 2007.

JEFFREY A. MITCHELL, 1994
Professor of Philosophy
B.A., Whitman College, 1986;
M.A., Vanderbilt University, 1990;
Ph.D., Vanderbilt University, 1993.

BRENDA G. MONTGOMERY, 1997
Assistant Professor of Hospitality Administration
B.S., Oklahoma State University, 1979;
M.S., University of Central Oklahoma, 1992;
Ph.D., Oklahoma State University, 1998.

JOHNETTE MOODY, 1997
Associate Professor of Computer and Information Science
B.S., Arkansas Tech University, 1994;
M.Ed., Arkansas Tech University, 1996;
D.B.A., Argosy University, 2006.

LARRY J. MORELL, 1998
Professor of Computer and Information Science
B.A., Duke University, 1974;
M.S., Rutgers University, 1976;
Ph.D., University of Maryland, 1983.

ARDITH A. MORRIS, 1982
Professor of Communication/Theatre
B.A., University of the Ozarks, 1973;
M.A., University of Arkansas, 1975;
Ph.D., Northwestern University, 1989.

GARY E. MORRIS, 2002
Instructor of Music
Director of Choirs
B.M.E., Arkansas State University, 1970,
M.S.E., Arkansas State University, 1971.

JAMES L. MOSES, 1999
Professor of History
B.A., Louisiana State University, 1986;
M.A., University of New Hampshire, 1989;
Ph.D., Tulane University, 1997.

DAVID MUDRINICH, 1998
Professor of Art
B.S., Pennsylvania State University, 1976;
M.F.A., University of Georgia, 1992.

TOMMY L. MUMERT, 1989
Assistant Professor of Journalism
B.S., Arkansas State University, 1978;
M.A., Arkansas State University, 1986.

DEBRA D. MURPHY, 2014
Assistant Professor of Curriculum and Instruction
B.S., Texas A & M University, 1992;
M.S., Texas A & M University, 2000;
Ph.D., Texas A & M University, 2012.

JAMES R. MUSSER, 2005
Associate Professor of Physics
Head, Department of Physical Sciences
B.S., West Texas State University, 1987;
Ph.D., Texas A & M University, 2005.

V. CAROLYN NEEL, 2011
Assistant Professor of History
B.A., University of North Texas, 1997;
M.A., University of Hawaii, 2000;
Ph.D., University of Hawaii, 2006.

NOBUYUKI NEZU, 2001
Associate Professor of Computer and Information Science
B.S., Gakushuin University, 1991;
M.S., Oklahoma City University, 1993;
Ph.D., Oklahoma State University, 1999.

HANNA E. NORTON, 2001
Professor of Journalism
Assistant Vice President for Academic Affairs
A.B.J., University of Georgia, 1994;
M.A., University of Georgia, 1998;
Ph.D., University of Georgia, 2001.

TROY NORTON, 2005
Instructor of Health and Physical Education
B.S., Arkansas Tech University, 2002:
M.Ed., Arkansas Tech University, 2005.

THOMAS E. NUPP, 1997
Professor of Wildlife Science
B.S., The Pennsylvania State University, 1987;
M.S., Auburn University, 1992;
Ph.D., Purdue University, 1997.

DAVID M. OSBURN, 2000
Associate Professor of Psychology
B.A., University of Arizona, 1979;
M.Ed., Wichita State University, 1987;
M.A., Wichita State University, 1999;
Ph.D., Wichita State University, 2000.

NANCY B. PARK, 2001
Instructor of Computer and Information Science
B.S., Arkansas Tech University, 1994;
M.B.A., University of Arkansas, 1995;
M.I.S., University of Arkansas, 1998.

PHILIP D. PARKER, 1977
Professor of Music
B.M., Wichita State University, 1975;
M.M., Indiana University, 1977.

JASON A. PATTON, 2008
Associate Professor of Geology
B.S., Arkansas Tech University, 1996;
M.S. Murray State University, 1998;
Ph.D., University of Arkansas, 2008.

JACKIE L. PAXTON, 2005
Professor of Curriculum and Instruction
B.S.E., University of Central Arkansas, 1978;
M.S.E., University of Central Arkansas, 1979;
Ed.D., University of Arkansas, 1990.

JEFFREY V. PEARSON, 2011
Assistant Professor of History
B.A., Indiana University, 1998;
M.A., University of New Mexico, 2001;
Ph.D., University of New Mexico, 2011.

KATHRYN D. PEARSON, 1984
Assistant Professor of Mathematics
B.S., Arkansas Tech University, 1976;
M.Ed., Arkansas Tech University, 1979;
Ed.D., Nova Southeastern University, 2000.

ROCKIE D. PEDERSON, 2011
Associate Professor of Health and Physical Education
B.S.E., Henderson State University, 1979;
M.S.E., Henderson State University, 1980;
Ph.D., Texas Woman's University, 2000.

THOMAS W. PENNINGTON, 1995
Professor of Legal Studies
Associate Vice President and
Counsel to the President
B.S., Arkansas Tech University, 1990;
J.D., University of Arkansas, 1993.

STEPHANIE PEPPER, 2010
Assistant Professor of Curriculum and Instruction
B.M.E., Delta State University, 1973;
M.Ed., University of Mississippi, 1998;
Ed.S., University of Mississippi, 2001;
Ed.D., University of Mississippi, 2007.

SUSAN POZNAR, 1993
Professor of English
B.A., Brandeis University, 1980;
M.A., Duke University, 1982;
Ph.D., Duke University, 1989.

MALCOLM R. RAINEY, 2010
Professor of Animal Science
Head, Department of Agriculture
B.S., Southeastern Louisiana University, 1982;
M.Ag., West Texas State University, 1985;
Ph.D., Mississippi State University, 1988.

NELSON R. RAMÍREZ, 2006
Associate Professor of Spanish
B.A., University of California, Berkeley, 1997;
M.A., University of California, Berkeley, 1999;
Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley, 2005.

SHELLY RANDALL, 2014
Assistant Professor of Nursing
B.S.N., Arkansas Tech University, 2000;
M.S.N., West Texas A & M University, 2004;
PhD., Texas Woman's University, 2013.

JAMES REASONER, 2008
Instructor of Electrical Engineering
B.S.E.E., U.S. Naval Academy, 1971;
M.A., U.S. Naval War College, 1986.

MARK REAVIS, 2012
Assistant Professor of Economics and Finance
B.A., Ouachita Baptist University, 1987;
M.B.A., Texas A & M University, 2005.

SEAN S. REED, 2012
Assistant Professor of Music
B.M., University of Texas at Austin, 1995;
M.M., Rice University, 1998;
D.M.A., University of Rochester, 2004.

WILLIAM REEDER, 2010
Assistant Professor of Journalism
B.A., Arkansas Tech University, 1996;
M.A, Arkansas Tech University, 2002.

RANDELL W. RENFRO, 2003
Assistant Professor of Agriculture
B.S., Arkansas Tech University, 1980;
M.S., University of Arkansas, 1982.

CAROLYN RICONO, 2013
Assistant Professor of Nursing
B.S.N, Chamberlain College, 2009;
M.S.N., University of Alabama at Birmingham, 2012.

MICHAEL K. RITCHIE, 1989
Professor of English
B.A., University of Cincinnati, 1969;
M.F.A., University of Iowa, 1975;
M.S.L.S., University of Kentucky, 1979;
Ph.D., Bowling Green State University, 1986.

DAVID W. ROACH, 1983
Professor of Management
B.A., University of Arkansas, 1982;
M.B.A., University of Arkansas, 1983;
Ph.D., University of Arkansas, 1991.

JEFF W. ROBERTSON, 1997
Professor of Astrophysics
Dean, College of Natural and Health Sciences
Director of Astronomical Observatory
B.S., University of Kansas, 1989;
M.S., San Diego State University, 1991;
Ph.D., Indiana University, 1995.

RONALD D. ROBISON, 1988
Associate Professor of Computer and Information Science
B.S., Iowa State University, 1970;
M.S., University of Southern California,1975.

SARAH H. ROBISON, 1989
Associate Professor of Computer and Information Science
B.S., University of Arkansas at Monticello, 1978;
M.Ed., Southern Arkansas University, 1982;
M.S., Nova Southeastern University, 1994.

MICHAEL T. ROGERS, 2007
Associate Professor of Political Science
B.A., Wabash College, 1995;
M.A., University at Albany-SUNY, 1999,
Ph.D., University at Albany-SUNY, 2005.

MARY ANN ROLLANS, 1980
Professor of Curriculum and Instruction
Dean, College of Professional Studies and Community Outreach
B.A., Arkansas Tech University, 1968;
M.S.E., University of Central Arkansas, 1974;
Ed.D., University of Arkansas, 1986.

REGINA ST. JOHN, 2006
Associate Professor of English
B.A., University of Arkansas at Monticello, 1993;
M.A., Arkansas State University, 1994;
Ph.D., Ball State University, 2004.

JENNIFER E. SAMSON, 2012
Assistant Professor of Psychology
B.S., Vanderbilt University, 2000;
M.S., Vanderbilt University, 2009;
Ph.D., Vanderbilt University, 2012.

JENNIFER L. SAXTON, 2011
Instructor of Professional Studies
B.A., Arkansas Tech University, 1999;
M.S., Arkansas Tech University, 2009.

JEREMY S. SCHWEHM, 2012
Assistant Professor of Professional Studies
B.A., Louisiana State University, 2000;
M.A., Northwestern State University of Louisiana, 2007;
Ph.D., University of Georgia, 2011.

MONA SCOTT, 2010
Associate Professor of Educational Leadership
Head, Center for Leadership and Learning
B.S., Texas Tech University, 1975;
M.S., Sul Ross University, 1996;
Ed.D., Lamar University, Ed.D.

SUSAN SELF, 2012
Assistant Professor of Nursing
B.S.N., Arkansas Tech University, 1998;
M.S.N., Arkansas Tech University, 2011.

AMBER SIERRA, 2014
Assistant Professor of Physics
B.S., University of Arkansas at Little Rock, 1996;
M.S., Ohio State University, 2001;
Ph.D., University of Arkansas at Little Rock, 2014.

DONNA S. SHERRILL, 1992
Instructor of Mathematics
B.S., Arkansas Tech University, 1990;
M.Ed., Arkansas Tech University, 1992.

HAMED SHOJAEI, 2009
Assistant Professor of Physics
B.S.,Sharif University of Technology (Iran), 1995;
M.S.,Sharif University of Technology (Iran) 1997;
Ph.D., Indiana University, 2009.

REBECCA A. SHOPFNER, 2000
Associate Professor of Teaching and Learning
B.S.E., University of Central Arkansas, 1973;
M.Ed., Arkansas Tech University, 1986;
Ed.D., University of Arkansas, 1999.

KENNETH W. SHORES, 1985
Associate Professor of Mathematics
B.S., Arkansas Tech University, 1970;
M.S., University of Arkansas, 1972.

CHERYL S. SMITH, 1992
Professor of Nursing
B.S.N., University of Southern Alabama, 1983;
M.S., University of Southern Mississippi, 1990;
Ph.D., University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 2006.

MONTY J. SMITH, 2010
Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering
B.S., Texas A & M University, 1987;
M.S., Purdue University, 1990;
Ph.D., Purdue University, 1997.

SANDRA SMITH, 2011
Associate Professor of Emergency Management
Head, Department of Emergency Management
B.S.N., Duke University, 1981;
M.S.N., University of Central Arkansas, 1999;
Ph.D., Loyola University, 2005.

TIMOTHY E. SMITH, 1998
Professor of Music
B.M., St. Olaf College, 1989;
M.M., Indiana University, 1991;
D.M., Indiana University, 1998.

V. CAROLE SMITH, 2004
Associate Professor of Curriculum and Instruction
B.M., University of Arizona, 1969;
M.M., University of Arizona, 1972;
M.Ed., University of Arizona, 1980;
Ph.D., University of Arizona, 1986.

DARLA D. SPARACINO, 1993
Associate Professor of Health Information Management
B.S., Arkansas Tech University, 1989;
M.Ed., Arkansas Tech University, 1995;
MSHI, Arkansas Tech University, 2012.

SARAH STEIN, 2014
Assistant Professor of English
B.A., University of Minnesota, 2004;
Ph.D., Emory University, 2012.

JAMES STEUBER, 2008
Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering
Director, Mechanical Engineering
B.S., Arkansas Tech University, 2001;
M.S., Texas A & M University, 2007;
Ph.D., Texas A & M University, 2009.

IVAN H. STILL, 2006
Associate Professor of Biology
B.S., University College London, 1988;
Ph.D., University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne, 1992.

JAMES E. STOBAUGH, 2013
Assistant Professor of Sociology
B.A., University of Hawaii, 2002;
M.A., University of Memphis, 2004;
Ph.D., University of California at Irvine, 2012.

JOSEPH N. STOECKEL, 1992
Professor of Fisheries Science
B.A., Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, 1978;
M.A., Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, 1985;
Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 1993.

DONALD STRINGLE, 2014
Assistant Professor of Chemistry
B.S., University of Western Ontario, 1998;
B.Ed., University of Western Ontario, 2010;
M.A., University of Western Ontario, 2007;
Ph.D., University of Western Ontario, 2005.

ANNETTE B. STUCKEY, 2006
Assistant Professor of Professional Studies
B.S., University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff, 1993;
M.Ed., Arkansas Tech University, 2003.

JOSEPH SWAIN, 2009
Assistant Professor of Geography
B.S., Northwestern State University, 2000;
M.A., Western Illinois University, 2003;
Ph.D., University of Oklahoma, 2008.

ZHI TAO, 2013
Assistant Professor of Management
B.S., Henan University, 1995;
B.S., East China University of Science and Technology, 2001;
M.A., University of Delaware, 2005;
Ph.D., Kent State University, 2013.

H. MICHEAL TARVER, 2002
Professor of History
B.G.S., The University of Louisiana at Lafayette, 1983;
M.A., The University of Louisiana at Lafayette, 1990;
Ph.D., Bowling Green State University, 1995.

TERESA TAYLOR, 2004
Instructor of Mathematics
B.S., Arkansas Tech University, 1990;
M.Ed., Arkansas Tech University, 1994;
M.Ed., Arkansas Tech University, 2005.

BRUCE L. TEDFORD, 2001
Associate Professor of Biology
B.S., University of Arkansas at Little Rock, 1976;
M.A., University of California, 1980;
Ph.D., Louisiana State University, 1995.

SHERYLE TINERELLA, 2011
Assistant Librarian
B.A., Northeastern Illinois University, 2001;
M.L.I.S., University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, 2008.

SALLY R. TODD, 2014
Assistant Professor of Music
B.M., Indiana University, 1995;
M.M., Indiana University, 1997.

MEGAN TOLAND, 2014
Assistant Professor of Journalism
B.A., Arkansas Tech University, 2006;
M.A., Arkansas Tech University, 2008.

BRENDAN TONER, 2014
Assistant Professor of Political Science
B.A., West Chester University of Pennsylvania, 2001;
M.A., Virginia Tech University, 2004;
Ph.D., Southern Illinois University, 2013.

ELLEN E. TREADWAY, 2013
Assistant Professor of Teaching, Learning and Leadership
B.A., Rhodes College, 1986;
M.A.T., University of Memphis, 1987;
M.A., Indiana University, 1990;
Ph.D., Indiana University, 2000.

L. KIM TROBOY, 2002
Professor of Management Information Systems
B.S., Arkansas Tech University, 1980;
M.B.A., University of Arkansas, 1987;
Ph.D., University of North Texas, 1997.

CHRISTOPHER TROMBLY, 2013
Assistant Professor of Educational Leadership
B.A., Colorado State University, 1994;
M.A., Boston College, 1997;
M.Ed., Boston College, 2002;
Ph.D., Boston College, 2012.

JACK E. TUCCI, 2013
Professor of Management
William M. Lemley Endowed Chair
B.B.A., University of Texas of the Permian Basin, 1989;
M.B.A., University of Texas of the Permian Basin, 1990;
Ph.D., University of North Texas, 1996.

BRENDA TYLER, 2014
Assistant Professor of Curriculum and Instruction
B.S., Arkansas Tech University, 1972;
M.S.E., University of Central Arkansas, 1974.

JASON S. ULSPERGER, 2006
Associate Professor of Sociology
B.S., University of Central Arkansas, 1997;
M.A., Arkansas State University, 1999;
Ph.D., Oklahoma State University, 2003.

DAVID G. UNDERWOOD, 2001
Professor of Education
Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs
B.A., Western Kentucky University, 1972;
M.P.S., Western Kentucky University, 1978;
M.A.Ed., Western Kentucky University, 1979;
Ph.D., Indiana University, 1985.

SUSAN J. UNDERWOOD, 2003
Associate Professor of College Student Personnel
B.S., Western Kentucky University, 1980;
M.A.Ed., Western Kentucky University, 1982;
Ph.D., New Mexico State University, 1990.

RACHAEL E. URBANEK, 2012
Assistant Professor of Wildlife Science
B.S., Pennsylvania State University, 2005;
Ph.D., Southern Illinois University Carbondale, 2012.

PHILIPPE VAN HOUTTE, 2007
Assistant Librarian
B.A., Arkansas Tech University, 2007
M.L.S., Texas Woman's University, 2011.

MONICA VARNER, 2013
Associate Professor of Sociology
Director of Assessment and Institutional Effectiveness
B.S., Oklahoma State University, 1983;
M.S., Oklahoma State University, 1985;
Ph.D., Oklahoma State University, 2000.

THOMAS A. VAUGHN, 2003
Associate Professor of Communication
B.A., University of Arkansas, 1990;
M.A., University of Arkansas, 1992;
Ph.D., Indiana University, 1998.

LYNN WALSH, 2010
Associate Professor of Curriculum and Instruction
B.S.E., Indiana University, 1974;
M.A., University of Houston, 1980;
Ed.D., Baylor University, 2001.

DIANE WALTERS, 2009
Assistant Professor of Health and Physical Education
B.S., Arkansas Tech University, 1975;
M.Ed., Arkansas Tech University (Physical Education), 1979;
M.Ed., Arkansas Tech University (Elementary Education), 1992.

JAMES R. WALTON, 2006
Associate Professor of Marketing
B.S.B.A., Missouri Southern State College, 1979;
M.B.A., University of Central Arkansas, 1993;
Ph.D., Texas Tech University, 2001.

DANA D. WARD, 1988
Professor of Spanish
B.A., Hendrix College, 1974;
M.A., University of Arkansas, 1977;
Ph.D., University of Arkansas, 1987.

DAVID W. WARD, 1999
Associate Professor of Psychology
B.S., University of Texas, 1986;
M.S., University of Georgia, 1990;
Ph.D., University of Georgia, 1998.

DAWN M. WARD, 2012
Professor of Art
Head, Department of Art
B.A., Northeastern State University, 1985;
M.A., New York University, 1991;
Ph.D., New York University, 1998.

JASON E. WARNICK, 2006
Associate Professor of Psychology
B.A./B.S., Arkansas State University, 2002;
M.A., University of Mississippi, 2004;
Ph.D., University of Mississippi, 2006.

AILEEN WATTS, 2013
Assistant Professor of Curriculum and Instruction
B.S., Southern Utah University, 1996;
M.A., George Washington University, 2003;
Ed.D., George Washington University, 2010.

SUSAN WEST, 2008
Assistant Professor of Hospitality Administration
B.A.A.S., Stephen F. Austin State University, 2000;
M.A., University of Arkansas, 2003.

DONNA R. WHITE, 2001
Professor of English
B.A., Arkansas Tech University, 1976;
M.A., University of Texas, 1983;
Ph.D., University of Minnesota, 1991.

REBECCA WIEWEL, 2014
Assistant Professor of Anthropology
B.A., University of Kansas, 2004;
M.A., University of Wyoming, 2008;
Ph.D., University of Arkansas, 2014.

JENNIFER WILLBANKS, 2014
Instructor of Psychology
B.A., Arkansas Tech University, 2010;
M.S., Arkansas Tech University, 2012.

MARGARET G. WILKERSON, 1976
Associate Professor of Rehabilitation Science
B.A., Arkansas Tech University, 1970;
M.R.C., Arkansas State University, 1971.

MELINDA A. WILKINS, 1988
Professor of Health Information Management
Director of Health Information Management
B.S., Southwestern Oklahoma State University, 1983;
M.Ed., Southwestern Oklahoma State University, 1988;
Ph.D., Capella University, 2008.

PENNY P. WILLMERING, 1999
Professor of Rehabilitation Science
Director of Rehabilitation Science
B.S.Ed., University of Missouri-Columbia, 1979;
M.A., Southern Illinois University, 1986;
Ph.D., University of Madison-Wisconsin, 1999.

DEBORAH WILSON, 1992
Professor of English
B.A., Louisiana Tech University, 1974;
M.Ed., Mississippi College, 1982;
Ph.D., Louisiana State University, 1991.

SID T. WOMACK, 1986
Professor of Curriculum and Instruction
B.M.E., Abilene Christian College, 1972;
M.Ed., Sam Houston State University, 1974;
Ph.D., Texas A & M University, 1979.

JERRY D. WOOD, 2010
Assistant Professor of Computer and Information Sciences
B.S., University of Arkansas at Little Rock, 2003;
M.S., Arkansas Tech University, 2008.

JEFFREY R. WOODS, 2000
Professor of History
Dean, College of Arts and Humanities
B.A., University of Kansas, 1992;
M.A., University of Arkansas, 1994;
Ph.D., Ohio University, 2000.

SAM M. WORLEY, 1997
Associate Professor of English
B.A., The University of Texas at Austin, 1981;
M.A., The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1986;
Ph.D., The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1991.

TSUNEMI YAMASHITA, 1998
Professor of Biology
B.A., Hendrix College, 1985;
Ph.D., Vanderbilt University, 1993.

JESSICA YOUNG, 2013
Assistant Professor of Physics
B.S., Henderson State University, 2006;
M.S., University of Arkansas, 2011;
Ph.D., University of Arkansas, 2012.

ANNETTE ZAKHARIAN, 1984
Professor of French
A.B., Rutgers University, 1974;
M.A., Syracuse University, 1980;
D.A., Syracuse University, 1983.

Distinguished Professor

ROBERT CHARLES BROWN, 1993
President Emeritus and Distinguished Professor of Economics
B.A., Northwestern State University, 1967
M.A., Louisiana State University, 1969
Ph.D., Louisiana State University, 1976

RICHARD R. COHOON, 1960
Distinguished Professor and Professor Emeritus of Geology
B.A., Oklahoma City University, 1954;
M.S., University of Oklahoma, 1959;
Ed.D., Oklahoma State University, 1974.

JACK R. HAMM, 1972
Distinguished Professor and Professor Emeritus of Mathematics
B.S., Arkansas Tech University, 1964;
M.S., University of Missouri at Rolla, 1968;
Ph.D., University of Missouri at Rolla, 1972.

JOHN W. WATSON, 1978
Distinguished Professor of Mathematics
Vice President for Academic Affairs
B.A., University of Arkansas, 1971;
M.S., University of Arkansas, 1973;
Ed.D., Oklahoma State University, 1978.

Faculty Emeriti

JOHN J. CADLE, 1977
Professor Emeritus of Physical Education
B.S.E., Central Missouri State University, 1965;
M.S., Central Missouri State University, 1967;
Ed.D., University of Southern Mississippi, 1970.

ROBERT L. CASEY, 1971
Professor Emeritus of Music
B.A., Arkansas Tech University, 1954;
M.M.E., University of North Texas, 1959;
Ed.D., Washington University, 1971.

ELDON G. CLARY, JR., 1967
Professor Emeritus of Secondary Education
B.S.E., North Texas State University, 1962;
M.Ed., North Texas State University, 1964;
Ed.D., North Texas State University, 1968.

EDWARD J. CONNELLY, 1960
Professor Emeritus of Music
B.M., De Paul University, 1955;
M.M., University of Illinois, 1960;
D.M.A., University of Colorado, 1979.

HAL D. COOPER, 1979
Professor Emeritus of Music
B.M.E., Henderson State University, 1966;
M.M.E., Henderson State University, 1974.

ROBERT R. EDWARDS, 1989
Professor Emeritus of Management
B.A., Arkansas Tech University, 1960;
M.S., American Technological University, 1981;
Ph.D., University of Arkansas, 1988.

PATRICIA A. GORDON, 1965
Professor Emeritus of Health and Physical Education
B.S.E., University of Central Arkansas, 1957;
M.Ed., University of Oklahoma, 1960;
Ed.D., University of Arkansas, 1977

ROYCE D. JONES, 1973
Professor Emeritus of Accounting
B.S., Arkansas Tech University, 1965;
M.B.A., East Texas State University, 1971.

JOSEPH L. MOORE, 1988
Professor Emeritus of Economics
B.S.B.A., University of Arkansas, 1965;
M.B.A., University of Arkansas, 1966;
Ph.D., University of Arkansas, 1975.

BOBBY MULLEN, 1956
Professor Emeritus of Mathematics
B.S., Arkansas Tech University, 1952;
M.A., University of Arkansas, 1955.

AUDREY R. OWENS, 1984
Professor Emeritus of Nursing
B.S., Youngstown State University, 1971;
M.S., Youngstown State University, 1978;
M.S., Texas Woman’s University, 1979;
Ed.D., The University of Akron, 1983.

DONALD E. RICKARD, 1967
Professor Emeritus of Physical Science
B.S.E., University of Central Arkansas, 1960;
M.S.E., University of Central Arkansas, 1966.

EARL F. SCHROCK, Jr., 1971
Professor Emeritus of English
B.A., Arkansas Tech University, 1966;
M.A., University of Arkansas, 1968;
Ph.D., University of Arkansas, 1980.

RICHARD S. SMITH, 1991
Professor Emeritus of Economics
B.B.A., University of Iowa, 1965;
M.A., University of Iowa, 1970;
Ph.D., University of Texas, 1974.

WILLIAM W. TRIGG, 1959
Professor Emeritus of Chemistry
B.S., University of Arkansas, 1956;
M.S., University of Arkansas, 1960;
Ph.D., Louisiana State University, 1967.

HILDA J. TURNER, 1979
Professor Emeritus of Business
B.S., Arkansas Tech University, 1960;
M.Ed., University of Arkansas, 1968;
Ed.D, University of Arkansas, 1976.

THOMAS P. TYLER, 1967
Professor Emeritus of Economics
B.A., Hendrix College, 1965;
M.B.A., University of Arkansas, 1967;
Ph.D., University of Arkansas, 1980.

VICTOR K. VERE, 1976
Professor Emeritus of Geology
B.S.E., State University of New York (Cortland), 1961;
M.S., Syracuse University, 1968;
Ph.D., Syracuse University, 1972.

KENNETH R. WALKER, 1958
Professor Emeritus of History
B.A., Goshen College, 1949;
M.A., Indiana University, 1950;
M.Ed., University of Arkansas, 1964;
Ph.D., Indiana University, 1952.

JAMES T. WILLCUTT, 1967
Professor Emeritus of Physics
B.S., Arkansas Tech University, 1965;
M.S., University of Missouri at Rolla, 1967.

KEITH C. WILLS, 1968
Professor Emeritus of Health and Physical Education
B.A., Hendrix College, 1958;
M.S.E., Arkansas State University, 1965;
Ph.D., Texas A & M University, 1970.

CHIA CHI YANG, 1980
Professor Emeritus of Chemistry
B.S., National Chen Kung University, Taiwan, 1949;
M.S., Georgia Tech, 1968;
Ph.D., Georgia Tech, 1979.