Index of Faculty

The following is an alphabetical listing of our faculty.

(Note: Faculty members, if your information is incorrect or not listed, please fill out the form at the bottom for correction.)

◊ signifies graduate faculty standing.

-A-

Adams, Alois J. ◊
Associate Professor of Physics
A.B., Ph.D., University of Dallas
Ph.D., University of Florida

Agarwal, Nitin ◊
Associate Professor of Information Science
B.Tech., Indian Institute of Information Technology
Ph.D., Arizona State University

Akhnoukh, Amin K.
Associate Professor of Civil and Construction Engineering
B.S., Cairo University
M.S., Kansas State University
Ph.D., University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Allen, Ferris W. S.
Assistant Professor of Voice
B.Mus., Oberlin College
M.Mus., The Juilliard School
D.Mus., Indiana University

Al-Rizzo, Hussain M. ◊
Associate Professor of Systems Engineering
BSc, MSc, Mosul University
Ph.D., University of New Brunswick.A.B.

Al-Shukri, Haydar J. ◊
Professor of Applied Science
Chairperson, Department of Applied Science
B.Sc., M.Sc., Baghdad University
Ph.D., St. Louis University

Amrhein, Laura M. ◊
Associate Professor of Art History
B.A., James Madison University
Ph.D., Virginia Commonwealth University

Anderson, Amy L.
Assistant Professor of Nursing
B.S.N., Abilene Christian University
M.S.N., Abilene Christian University
D.N.P., Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center

Anderson, Charles M. ◊
Professor of Rhetoric and Writing
B.A., Texas Lutheran College
MACT, University of Tennessee
Ph.D., University of Iowa

Anderson, Gary T. ◊
Professor of Applied Science
BSEE, Rice University
M.S., Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin

Anderson, Joel E. ◊
Professor of Political Science
Chancellor
B.A., Harding College
M.A., American University
Ph.D., University of Michigan

Anson, Edward M. ◊
Professor of History
B.A., Drake University
Ph.D., University of Virginia

Atcherson, Samuel ◊
Associate Professor of Audiology
B.S.Ed., University of Georgia
M.Ed., University of Georgia
Ph.D., University of Memphis

-B-

Bacot, Hunter ◊
Professor of Public Administration
B.A., University of North Carolina
M.P.A., University of North Carolina at Charlotte
Ph.D.,University of Tennessee

Bailey, Dona C.
Instructor of Rhetoric and Writing
M.Ed., University of Arkansas at Little Rock

Bailey, Janet L. ◊
Professor of Management
BB.A., University of Texas Pan-American
Ph.D., University of North Texas

Bain, Ann B. ◊
Professor of Nursing
Chairperson, Department of Nursing
B.S.N., M.S.N., University of Central Arkansas
Ed.D., University of Arkansas at Little Rock

Bajwa, A. Naeem ◊
Assistant Professor of Business
M.B.A., Lahore University of Management Sciences
Ph.D. The University of Alabama

Bakr, Mamdouh M., PE ◊
Professor of Mechanical Engineering Technology
B.S., Cairo University
M.S., Ph.D., Purdue University

Baldwin, Deborah J. ◊
Professor of History
Dean, College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences
B.S., Ball State University
M.A., Ph.D., University of Chicago

Baltosser, William H. ◊
Professor of Biology
B.A., Western New Mexico University
M.S., Ph.D., New Mexico State University

Bandre, Patricia E. ◊
Assistant Professor of Reading Education
B.S., Baker University
M.S., Kansas State University
Ph.D., The Ohio State University

Barnes, Amy
Associate Professor of School of Mass Communications
B.A., Arkansas Tech University
M.A., University of Arkansas at Little Rock

Barrett, T. Greg ◊
Professor of Educational Leadership
B.A., Emory University
M.B.A., Georgia State University
M.A., Ph.D., University of Michigan

Barrio-Vilar, Laura ◊
Assistant Professor of English
B.A., Universidad de Santiago de Compostela
M.A., Ph.D., University of Kentucky

Bayrak, Coskun ◊
Professor of Computer Science
B.S., Slippery Rock University
M.S., Texas Technical University
Ph.D., Southern Methodist University

Belford, Bob ◊
Associate Professor of Chemistry Education
Ph.D., Arizona State University

Bell, Joseph R. ◊
Associate Professor of Management
B.A., Bloomburg University
MB.A., Michigan State University
JD, T. M. Cooley Law School

Bell-Tolliver, LaVerne ◊
Associate Professor of Social Work
B.A., Drury College
M.A., Dallas Theological Seminary
M.S.W., University of Arkansas at Little Rock
Ph.D., Texas Woman’s University

Berleant, Daniel ◊
Professor of Information Science
B.S., Massachusetts Institute of Technology
M.S., Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin

Berry, Brian ◊
Assistant Professor of Organic Chemistry
B.S., M.S., Ph.D., University of Arkansas at Little Rock

Bhattacharyya, Abhijit◊
Professor of Applied Science
B.T., Indian Institute of Technology, India
M.S., Ph.D., Rutgers University

Biris, Alexandru S.◊
Professor of Systems Engineering
B.S., M.S., University of Cluj – Napoca
Ph.D., University of Arkansas at Little Rock

Blacklock, James R.◊
Professor of Construction Management
B.S.C.E., Texas A & M University
M.S.C.E., Southern Methodist University
Ph.D., University of Arizona

Blevins-Knabe, Belinda◊
Professor of Psychology
B.A., Ph.D., University of Texas

Boateng, Kwasi◊
Associate Professor of Mass Communication
M.A., Ph.D., Ohio University

Boury, Robert W.◊
Professor of Music
B.M., Manhattan School of Music
M.M., D.M.A., University of Michigan

Briscoe, David L. ◊
Professor of Sociology
B.A., M.A., University of Arkansas at Little Rock
Ph.D., Southern Illinois University at Carbondale

Brown, Jane H. ◊
Professor of Art
B.F.A., University of Texas at Austin
M.A., Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Brown, Nickole ◊
Assistant Professor of English
B.A., University of Louisville
M.F.A., Vermont College of Fine Arts

Bruhn, Russell E. ◊
Professor of Information Science
B.S., University of Wisconsin, Stevens Point
B.S., Bemidji State University
M.S., Iowa State University of Science and
Technology
Ph.D., Washington State University

Burgin, John S. ◊
Associate Professor of Early Childhood Education
B.A., Hendrix College
M.S., Ed.S., Indiana University
Ph.D., University of Arkansas at Fayetteville

Bush, John M., IV ◊
Associate Professor of Biology
Chairperson of Biology Department
B.S., M.S., Louisiana Tech University
Ph.D., Louisiana State University Medical Center

Bush, Keith◊
Assistant Professor of Computer Science
B.S.E., University of Pennsylvania
M.S., Ph.D., Colorado State University

Byrne-McCollum, Jamie M.◊
Professor of Mass Communications
B.S., M.S., Murray State University
Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University

-C-

Carenbauer, Michael
Professor of Music
B.A., Berklee College of Music
B.A., Bowdoin College
M.A., M.M., University of South Florida

Carmack, Jeffrey
Instructor of Nursing
B.S.N., University of Arkansas at Little Rock

Carmack, Mary
Assistant Professor of Nursing
B.S.N., University of Arkansas at Little Rock
M.S.N., Walden University

Carr, James K. ◊
Professor of Construction Management
B.S.E., Clarion State College
M.S., University of Oklahoma

Cates, Kevin ◊
Associate Professor of Art
B.A., M.A. University of Arkansas at Little Rock
M.F.A., University of Memphis

Cellitti, Mirtha Anarella ◊
Associate Professor of Teacher Education
B.A., Instituto Universitario Pedagogico de Caracas
M.A., University of Houston M.A.,
Ph.D., University of South Carolina

Chan, Yupo ◊
Professor of Systems Engineering
B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Cheatham, Rosalie M.
Assistant Professor of French
B.A., University of Arkansas at Little Rock
M.A., University of Illinois

Chen, Tar-Pin ◊
Professor of Physics
BS, Chung Yuan University
MS, University of Waterloo
Ph.D., State University of New York

Chiang, Chia-Chu ◊
Professor of Computer Science
B.B.A., Soochow University
M.S., Eastern Michigan University
Ph.D., Arizona State University

Clemmer, Ann V.
Instructor in Political Science
B.A., M.A., Arkansas State University

Clemmons, Karina ◊
Assistant Professor of Education

Clifton, Thomas G. ◊
Interim Chairperson, Department of Art
Professor of Art
B.F.A., Moorhead State University
M.F.A., Savannah College of Art and Design

Collier-Tenison, Shannon ◊
Associate Professor of Social Work / BSW Program Coordinator
B.A., Hendrix College
M.S.W., Ph.D., Washington University

Connelly, Jeffrey B. ◊
Chairperson, Department of Earth Science
Professor of Earth Science
B.A., College of Wooster
M.S., Bowling Green State University
Ph.D., University of Tennessee

Copeland, Nita J.
Senior Instructor in Health, Human Performance & Sport Management
B.A., M.A.T., Harding University

Corwyn, Robert F. ◊
Professor of Psychology
B.A., M.A., University of Arkansas at Little Rock
Ph.D., Memphis University

Cox, Cassandra L. ◊
Associate Professor of Mathematics
B.A., Hendrix College
M.A., Ph.D., Washington University

Cox, Earnest L. ◊
Associate Professor of Rhetoric and Writing
B.A., M.A., University of Arkansas at Little Rock
Ph.D., Texas Christian University

Craw, Michael C. ◊
Assistant Professor of Public Administration
B.A., West Virginia University
M.Phil., Massey University
Ph.D., Indiana University

Crisp, Catherine ◊
Assistant Professor of Social Work
B.A., Rutgers University in New Jersey
MSW, University of Kansas
Ph.D., University of Texas

Crisp, Huey ◊
Instructor of Rhetoric and Writing
B.A., University of North Texas
M.A., University of Texas at Arlington
Ed.D., University of Arkansas at Little Rock

Crisp, Sally C. ◊
Senior Instructor in Rhetoric and Writing
B.A., University of Arkansas at Little Rock
M.A., University of Arkansas, Fayetteville
Ed.D.,University of Arkansas at Little Rock

Crutcher, Paul A. ◊
Assistant Professor of English
B.A., M.A., University of Missouri
Ph.D., Michigan State University

Cui, Jingbiao ◊
Assistant Professor of Physics and Astronomy
B.S., Anhui University
M.S., Ph.D., University of Science and Technology

-D-

Dagtas, Serhan ◊
Professor of Information Science
B.S., Bilkent University, Turkey
M.S., Ph.D., Purdue University

Daily, Cynthia M. ◊
Associate Professor of Accounting
B.A., M.B.A., Henderson State University
D.B.A., Louisiana Tech University

Darsey, Jerry A. ◊
Professor of Chemistry
B.S., Ph.D., Louisiana State University

Davidson, Elizabeth Sloan
Assistant Professor of Nursing
A.D.N., Arkansas State University-Beebe
B.S.N., Florida Hospital College of Health Sciences
M.S.N., Walden University

Davis-Lee, Elizabeth Ann
Assistant Professor of Nursing
B.S.N., M.S.N., Harding University
Ph.D., University of Tennessee Health Science Center

DeAngelis, Michael ◊
Assistant Professor of Earth Sciences
B.S., University of Wisconsin
M.S., Ph.D., University of Tennessee

Dearman, David ◊
Associate Professor of Accounting
B.S., University of Arkansas at Little Rock
M.B.A., Arkansas State University
Ph.D., Accounting, University of Memphis

Deiser, Andrew J. ◊
Associate Professor of Spanish
B.S., Indiana Purdue University
M.A., Ph.D., Indiana University

Dhonau, Stephanie A. ◊
Associate Professor of Second Languages
MASL Graduate Program Coordinator
B.S., Georgetown University
M.A., Colorado State University
Ed.D.,University of Arkansas at Little Rock

Dorn, Linda J. ◊
Professor of Reading Education
Director of Center for Literacy
B.S., University of Tennessee at Martin
M.Ed., University of Arkansas at Little Rock
Ph.D., Texas Woman’s University

Douglas, Marian S.
Senior Instructor in Chemistry
B.S.E., MSE, Arkansas State University

Drale, Christy ◊
Associate Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs Faculty Development and Administration
Professor of Mass Communication
B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of California, San Diego

Driskill, Gerald W. ◊
Professor of Speech Communication
B.A., M.A., Abilene Christian University
Ph.D., University of Kansas

Driver, Stephen
Assistant Professor of Art

Drummond, Andrew ◊
Associate Professor of Political Science
B.A., Indiana University-Bloomington
M.A., Ph.D., University of California-Irvine

Duyar, Ibrahim ◊
Professor of Educational Leadership
B.S., M.A., Ankara University
Ph.D., University of Winsconsin-Madison

-E-

Eaton, Elizabeth E.
Instructor/Clinical Supervisor of Audiology and Speech Pathology
B.A., Baylor University
M.A., Texas Woman’s University

Ecke, Jeremy S
Assistant Professor English/Linguistics
B.A., University of California, Davis
Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley

Edison, Steven W. ◊
Professor in Marketing and Advertising
B.S., North Dakota State University
MB.A., Gonzaga University
Ph.D., Texas Tech University

Edwards, Timothy ◊
Associate Professor of Journalism
B.A., Southern Arkansas University
MSMC, Arkansas State University
Ph.D., University of Kentucky

Edwards, Vickie L. ◊
Assistant Professor of Public Administration
B.A., University of South Alabama
M.P.A., Georgia College and State University
Ph.D., University of Georgia

Elder, Erick M. ◊
Professor of Economics
B.A., Allegheny College
M.A., Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh

Elsalloukh, Hassan ◊
Associate Professor of Mathematics
B.S., Henderson State University
M.S., University of Arkansas at Little Rock
Ph.D., Baylor University

Estes, Sarah Beth ◊
Associate Dean, College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences
Associate Professor of Sociology/Anthropology
B.A., Hendrix College
M.A., Ph.D., University of Iowa

Ewing, Rosella L.
Assistant Professor of Voice and Opera
B.A., The University of the South, Sewanee, Tennessee
M.M., Westminster Choir College
D.M.A., Louisiana State University

-F-

Farewell, Stephanie M. ◊
Associate Professor of Accounting
B.B.A., MACC, Ph.D., University of Oklahoma

Faucett, John M.
Associate Professor of Psychology
B.A., Hendrix College
M.S., Ph.D., Tulane University

Faust, Judith K. ◊
Instructor in Social Work
B.S., University of Kansas
M.S.W., Tulane University

Felan, Joe T. ◊
Associate Professor of Marketing
B.B.A., MB.A., Baylor University
Ph.D., University of South Carolina

Fetterly, James, M.
Assistant Professor, Teacher Education Department
A.A., Central Baptist College
B.S.E., M.A., University of Central Arkansas
Ed.S., Ph.D., Florida State University

Finzer, Erin S. ◊
Assistant Professor of Spanish
B.A., University of the South
M.A., Ph.D., University of Kansas

Flinn, Juliana B. ◊
Professor of Anthropology
A.B., Barnard College
M.P.H., Columbia University School of Public Health
Ph.D., Stanford University

Ford, Richard K.
Professor of Economics
B.S., MB.A., Ph.D., University of Arkansas, Fayetteville

Freeland, Betty T.
Instructor in Rhetoric and Writing
B.S.E., University of Arkansas, Fayetteville
M.A., University of Arkansas at Little Rock

Fruechting, Sara K.
Assistant Professor of Nursing
B.A., University of Arkansas, Fayetteville
B.S., Creighton University
MNSc, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

Fulmer, James R. ◊
Associate Professor of Mathematics
B.S., Arkansas State Teachers College
M.A., Ed.D.,University of Arkansas, Fayetteville

Funk, Mark F. ◊
Chairperson, Department of Economics and Finance
Associate Professor of Economics
B.A., Trinity University
Ph.D., University of California – Davis

-G-

Gaffney, Jeffrey S.◊
Professor of Chemistry
Chairperson, Department of Chemistry
B.S., M.S., Ph.D., University of California, Riverside

Galchus, Kenneth E.◊
Professor of Economics
B.B.A., City College of New York
M.A., Ph.D., Washington University

Garland-Angel, Amy
Instructor in Social Work
B.A., Louisiana Technological University
M.S.W., Grambling University

Garner, William E.
Associate Professor of Rehabilitation Counseling
B.S., B.S.E., MRC, Arkansas State University
Ph.D., Southern Illinois University

Geissler, Gary L.◊
Professor of Marketing and Advertising
B.A., M.B.A., Louisiana State University
Ph.D., University of Georgia

Gentry, Betholyn F.◊
Professor of Audiology and Speech Pathology
B.A., University of Arkansas at Little Rock
M.S., University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Ph.D., Memphis State University

Ghosh, Anindya ◊
Associate Professor of Chemistry
M.S., IIT Kanpur
Ph.D.,Carnegie Mellon University

Giammo, Joseph D.◊
Chairperson, Department of Political Science
Associate Professor of Political Science
B.A., Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin

Giese, Jon Mark◊
Associate Professor of Mass Communication
B.A., M.A., University of North Texas
Ph.D., Pennsylvania St. University

Gilbert, Cynthia K.
Associate Professor of Nursing
BSN, Texas Woman’s University
M.S., University of Oklahoma

Glazier, Rebecca
Assistant Professor of Political Science
B.A. California State University Channel Islands
M.A., Ph.D., University of California Santa Barbara

Golden, James W.◊
Professor of Criminal Justice
B.A., B.S., M.P.A., Arkansas State University
Ph.D., Sam Houston University

Grace, Stephen C.◊
Associate Professor of Biology
B.S., Louisiana State University
Ph.D., Duke University

Groesbeck, Rolf A.◊
Associate Professor of Music
B.A., B.M., Oberlin College
M.A., Ph.D., New York University

Grover, James M.
Assistant Professor of Rehabilitation Counseling
B.S.E., Arkansas State University
M.S.E. University of Arizona
Ph.D., University of Arkansas

Guyette, Thomas W. ◊
Professor of Audiology and Speech Pathology
Chairperson, Department of Audiology and Speech Pathology
B.A., University of Missouri
M.S., University of Wisconsin
Ph.D., University of Kansas

-H-

Hakutani, Naoki
Assistant Professor of Music
B.M., Northwestern University
M.M., Indiana University in Bloomington
D.M.A., University of Texas at Austin

Hall, John R.◊
Associate Dean for Undergraduate Studies, College of Business
Associate Professor of Finance
B.S., M.B.A., Florida State University
Ph.D., Indiana State University

Hall, Mia ◊
Associate Professor of Art
B.A., M.F.A., San Diego State University

Hall, Tony A. ◊
Assistant Professor of Physics and Astronomy
B.S., Arkansas State University
M.S., Ph.D., Purdue University

Hanson, Richard H. ◊
Professor of Chemistry
B.S., Mankato State College
Ph.D., Kansas State University

Hardeman, Melissa A.
Senior Instructor of Mathematics
B.S., M.S., Nicholls State

Harris, Cheryl
Instructor in Rhetoric and Writing
B.S.E., Southwest Missouri State University
M.A., University of Arkansas at Fayetteville

Hawkins, Simon
Assistant Professor of Anthropology
Ph.D., University of Chicago

Hayn, Judith A. ◊
Professor of Secondary Education
B.A., Pittsburg (KS) State University
M.S., Ed., Ph.D., University of Kansas

He, Quing Fang◊
Associate Professor of Applied Science
B.S., Jiangxi Agricultural University, China
M.S., China Agricultural University
Ph.D., Arizona State University

Hendon, John
Senior Instructor of Management
B.S.E., University of Central Arkansas
M.B.A., San Diego State University

Hundley, Miriam M.
Advanced Instructor of Mathematics and Statistics
B.S., Vanderbilt University
M.Ed., University of Virginia
Ed.S., Vanderbilt University

Hicks, M. Yslan ◊
Associate Professor of Theatre and Dance
B.A., West Georgia College
MFA, Texas Tech University

Highley, Patricia◊
Advanced Instructor of Audiology and Speech Pathology
B.S., University of Arkansas at Little Rock
M.S., University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Au.D., A.T. Still University

Hill, Kimberly
Assistant Professor of Nursing
B.S.N., University of Arkansas at Little Rock
D.N.P., University of Tennessee Health Science Center

Hines, Robert J.
Associate Professor of Psychology
B.S., Union College
M.A., Saint Bonaventure University
Ph.D., Purdue University

Holland, Allison D.
Instructor of Rhetoric and Writing
Director of Writing Center
B.S.E., Arkansas State University
M.Ed., M.A., Louisiana State University
Ed.D., University of Arkansas at Little Rock

Holland, Larry C. ◊
Professor of Finance
B.S.C.E., University of Missouri at Rolla
M.B.A., University of Tulsa
Ph.D., Oklahoma State University

Hollingsworth, Jami J.
Instructor in Rehabilitation
B.A., M.A., University of Arkansas at Fayetteville

Holtz, Jennifer K. ◊
Assistant Professor of Adult Education
B.S., Newman University
M.A., Wichita State University
Ph.D., Kansas State University

Holzer, Linda R. ◊
Professor of Music
B.M., Northwestern University
M.M., University of North Carolina
D.Mus., Florida State University

Huang, Guoliang ◊
Associate Professor of Systems Engineering
B.S., Zhongshan (SUN YAT-SEN) University,China
M.S., Beijing Institute of Technology, China
Ph.D., University of Alberta, Canada

Hudson, Mitchell K. ◊
Professor of Applied Science
B.S., East Texas Baptist College
M.S., Sam Houston State University
Ph.D., Baylor University

Hughes, Gail H. ◊
Interim Dean, College of Education
Professor of Educational Leadership
B.S.E., M.S.E., Henderson State University
Ph.D., University of Memphis

Hundley, Miriam M.
Advanced Instructor of Mathematics and Statistics
B.S., Vanderbilt University
M.Ed., University of Virginia
Ed.S., Vanderbilt University

Hune, Jennifer B. ◊
Associate Professor of Teacher Education
B.S.E., M.S.E., University of Arkansas at Little Rock
Ed.D., University of Kentucky

Hunt, Andrew L. ◊
Chairperson, Department of Teacher Education
Associate Professor of Secondary Education
B.S.E., M.Ed., Ph.D., University of Arkansas, Fayetteville

Hunter, Angela ◊
Associate Professor of Interdisciplinary Studies
B.A., Colorado College
M.A., New York University
Ph.D., Emory University

Hupp, Clea B. Bunch ◊
Associate Professor of History
B.A., Ph.D., University of Arkansas at Fayetteville

Hutton, Terri J. ◊
Assistant Professor of Audiology and Speech Pathology
B.S., Marquette University
M.F.A., Southern Methodist University

-I-

Iqbal, Kamran ◊
Professor of Systems Engineering
BE, NED, Engineering University
M.S., MB.A., Ph.D., Ohio State University
Ito, Kinko
Professor of Sociology
B.A., Nanzan University, Nagoya, Japan
M.A., Ph.D., Ohio State University

-J-

Jacobson, William H. ◊
Chairperson, Department of Counseling, Adult, and Rehabilitation Education
Professor of Rehabilitation Education
B.S., Ohio State University
M.Ed., Boston College
Ed.D.,University of Arkansas at Fayetteville

James, Raphael A.
Instructor in Interpreter Education: ASL/English
Th.B., International Bible Institute and Seminary
M.S., M.Ed. University of Arkansas at Fayetteville

Jauss, David R. ◊
Professor of English
B.A., Southwest State University
M.A., Syracuse University
Ph.D., University of Iowa

Jennings, Steven F. ◊
Professor of Information Science
B.S., Graceland College
M.S., Ph.D., Iowa State University
Exec. M.B.A., University of Colorado

Jensen, George H. ◊
Chairperson, Department of Rhetoric and Writing
Professor of Rhetoric and Writing
B.A., Old Dominion University
M.A., Ph.D., University of South Carolina

Johnston, Cheryl L.
Instructor in Speech Communication
B.A., M.A., University of Arkansas at Little Rock

Johnston, Malissa
Senior Instructor of Speech Communication
B.A., M.A., University of Arkansas at Little Rock

Jones, Darin E. ◊
Assistant Professor of Chemistry
B.S., Central Missouri State University
Ph.D., University of Missouri

Jones, James V.
Assistant Professor of Earth Sciences
B.S., The University of the South
M.S., University of Wyoming
Ph.D., University of Texas

Jones, Jamie L.
Assistant Professor of Nursing
B.S.N., University of Arkansas at Monticello
M.S.N., Walden University

Jones, Janet
Assistant Professor of Nursing
M.S.N., Dominican University of California

Jones, Kim A. ◊
Professor of Social Work
BSW, Southern Illinois University
MSW, University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana
Ph.D., Smith College School for Social Work

Jones, Lakeshia Legette ◊
Assistant Professor of Mathematics
B.S., Columbia College
M.S., University of North Carolina at Charlotte
M.S., Ph.D., Howard University

Jovanovic, Nickolas S. ◊
Construction Engineering Program Coordinator
Associate Professor of Civil and Construction Engineering
B.S.M.E., Northwestern University
M.S., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
M.S., M.Phil, Ph.D., Yale University

-K-

Kaiser, Thomas E. ◊
Professor of History
B.A., University of Michigan
Ph.D., Harvard University

Karabacak, Tansel ◊
Associate Professor of Applied Science
B.S., Middle East Tech University
M.S., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Ph.D., University of California

Kaufmann, Eric R. ◊
Professor of Mathematics
B.S., Ohio State University
M.S., University of Dayton
Ph.D., Auburn University

Keating, Bevan T.
Associate Professor of Music
B.A., University of Western Ontario
M.M., D.M.A., Ph.D., The Ohio State University

Keck, George R.
Interim Chair of the Department of Music
B.M., M.M., University of Arkansas at Fayetteville
Ph.D., University of Iowa

Kelly, Donna J.
Associate Professor of Audiology and Speech Pathology
B.A., M.A., Indiana University
Ph.D., University of Kansas

Key, Barclay T.
Assistant Professor of History
B.S., University of North Alabama
M.Div., David Lipscomb University
M.A., Ph.D., University of Florida

Khodakovskaya, Mariya
Assistant Professor of Applied Science
B.A., M.S., Far Eastern National University
Ph.D., Russian Academy of Sciences

Kim, Jung H. ◊
Professor of Systems Engineering
B.A., Seoul National University
M.S. Ph.D., University of Iowa

Kim, Sung-kwan ◊
Associate Professor of Management
B.A., Kyung-Hee University
M.B.A., University of Missouri at Columbia
Ph.D., University of Nebraska at Lincoln

King, Kathryn A. ◊
Assistant Professor of Anthropology
B.A., University of Kentucky
M.A., Ph.D., University of Tennessee

Kirk, John A. ◊
Chair of the Department of History
Donaghey Professor of History
B.A., University of Nottingham
Ph.D., University of Newcastle upon Tyne

Kleine, Michael ◊
Professor of Rhetoric and Writing
B.A., University of Northern Colorado
M.A., University of Maine
Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Kleve, Maurice G. ◊
Professor of Biology
B.S., M.A., Mankato State University
Ph.D., University of Houston

Kosmatov, Nickolai E. ◊
Professor of Mathematics
B.S., Moscow Institute for Physics and Technology
Ph.D., Auburn University

Krain, Mark A. ◊
Professor of Gerontology
B.A., Brooklyn College
M.A., University of Michigan
Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Kumar, Gaurav ◊
Associate Professor of Accounting
B.Com, Panjab University, India
M.S., Kurukshetra University, India
Ph.D., University of Mississippi

Kuralt, Karen M. ◊
Associate Professor of Rhetoric and Writing
B.A., M.A., University of Utah
Ph.D., Purdue University

Kushner, Jason ◊
Associate Professor of Counselor Education
B.A., M.A., University of South Florida
Ph.D., University of Arkansas at Fayetteville

Kuykendall, John A. ◊
Associate Professor of Education
B.S., University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff
M.S., Christian Brothers University
Ph.D., Indiana University, Bloomington

Kyong-McClain, Jeffrey
Assistant Professor of History
B.A., University of Minnesota
M.A., Bethel Seminary
Ph.D., University of Illinois

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Landrum, Nancy E. ◊
Associate Professor of Management
B.A., M.A., Marshall University
MB.A., Idaho State University
Ph.D., New Mexico State University

Lanza, Janet ◊
Professor of Biology
B.S., State University of New York at Stony Brook
M.S., University of Massachusetts
Ph.D., University of Connecticut

Layton, Kent
Associate Professor, Reading Education
B.S.E., M.Ed., Missouri State University
Ph.D., University of Georgia

Le, Duong
Assistant Professor of Economics/Finance
Ph.D., University of Oklahoma

Law, Charles
Director of Percussion and Band
B.M., Central Methodist College

LeGrand, Denise J.
Senior Instructor of Mathematics
B.S., John Carroll University
M.S., University of Arizona

Leland, Katina M.
Assistant Professor, Early Childhood
B.Ed., Delta State University
M.Ed. & Ed.D., The University of Mississippi

Leonard, Karen Moustafa
Chair, Department of Management
Professor of Management
B.S., Arkansas State University
M.Phil., University of Auckland
Ph.D., University of Memphis

L’Eplattenier, Barbara ◊
Professor of Rhetoric and Writing
B.A., Mankato State University
M.A., University of Nebraska
Ph.D., Purdue University

Levernier, James A. ◊
Professor of English
B.A., Marquette University
M.A., Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania

Lewis, Johanna Miller ◊
Professor of History
B.A., Salem College
M.A., Wake Forest University
Ph.D., College of William and Mary

Lewis, Krista
Associate Professor of Anthropology
Ph.D., University of Chicago

Littlefield, Daniel F.
Director, Sequoyah National Research Center
B.A., Oklahoma State University
M.A., University of Arkansas Fayetteville
Ph.D., Oklahoma State University

Lind, Vicki R.
Assistant Professor of Music Education
B.M.E., M.M.E., Wichita State University
Ph.D., University of Arizona

Lindeman, J. Bruce ◊
Professor of Finance and Real Estate
B.A., Syracuse University
Ph.D., Duke University

Lindsay, Anne C. ◊
Associate Professor of Teacher Education
B.A., McMaster University
M.A., Ph.D., University of Victoria

Liu, Xian ◊
Professor of Systems Engineering
B.S., M.S., Jiaotong University
MMath, University of Waterloo
Ph.D., University of British Columbia

Lloyd, E. Christopher ◊
Associate Professor of Social Work
B.A., University of Arkansas at Little Rock
M.A., University of Chicago
Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

LĂłpez-RamĂ­rez, Adriana
Assistant Professor of Sociology
B.A., Escuela Nacional de AntropologĂ­a e Historia
M.A., El Colegia de MĂ©xico
M.A., Ph.D., Brown University

Lu, Lianfang
Assistant Professor of Mathematics Education
B.S. Sichaun Normal University
M.Ed., University of Oklahoma
Ph.D., Louisiana State University

Luneau, M. David, Jr. PE
Associate Professor of Electronics and Computer Engineering Technology
BSEE, Rice University
MSEE, Georgia Institute of Technology

Lynch, Thomas J. ◊
Associate Dean, College of Science
Professor of Biology
B.S., Lock Haven State College
M.S., Ph.D., University of Houston

Lytle, Alan D. ◊
Adjunct Assistant Professor of ESL
Director, Intensive English Language Program
B.A., M.S., University of Southern Mississippi
Ed.D.,University of Arkansas at Little Rock

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Macheak, Carol I.
Assistant Professor of Library Science
B.A., University of Central Arkansas
MLS, George Peabody College at Vanderbilt University

Maguire, Moira ◊
Associate Professor of History
B.A., George Washington University
M.A., Northeastern University
Ph.D., American University

Mann, Kristin D. ◊
Associate Professor of History
B.A., MAED, Trinity University
Ph.D., Northern Arizona University

Mantle, Eric R. ◊
Professor of Art
B.F.A., Cleveland Institute of Art
M.F.A., Ohio University

Marinova, Kristina
Instructor of Music
B.M., University of Central Arkansas
M.A., University of Michigan

Martin, Floyd W. ◊
Professor of Art
B.A., Carleton College, Minnesota
M.A., University of Iowa
Ph.D., University of Illinois

Mastin, David F.
Associate Professor of Psychology
B.S., University of Alabama
M.S., Jacksonvile State University
Ph.D., University of Southern Mississippi

Matson, Joanne Liebman ◊
Professor of Rhetoric and Writing
B.A., Kirkland College (Hamilton College)
J.D., University of Arkansas at Little Rock
M.A., Ph.D., University of Minnesota

McAbee, Kris
Assistant Professor of English
B.S., Vanderbilt University
M.A., New York University
Ph.D., University of California at Santa Barbarba

McAdams, JoEllen
Associate Professor of Education

McGee, Newman E. ◊
Professor of Health Sciences
B.A., Little Rock University
M.S.E., Henderson State College
Ed.D.,University of Arkansas, Fayetteville

McMillan, Margaret E. ◊
Associate Professor of Earth Science
B.A., The Colorado College
M.S., Colorado School of Mines
Ph.D., University of Wyoming

McMillan, Thomas C. ◊
Chairperson, Department of Mathematics & Statistics
Professor of Mathematics
B.S., University of Idaho
M.S., Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University
M.A., Ph.D., University of Utah

Menhart, Steve ◊
Professor of Electronics and Computer Engineering Technology
B.Sc., University of Warwick
M.S.E.E., Ph.D., Texas Tech University

Merrick, Allison M.
Assistant Professor of Philosophy
B.A., University of California, Irvine
M.A., California State University, Long Beach
Ph.D., University of Southampton, England

Midturi, Swaminadham ◊
Professor of Mechanical Engineering Technology
B.E., Government College of Engineering, India
M.Tech, Ph.D., Indian Institute of Technology

Milanova, Mariofanna G. ◊
Professor of Computer Science
M.Sc., Technical University, Bulgaria
Ph.D., Technical University, Bulgaria

Miller, John, Jr. ◊
Associate Professor of Social Work
B.A., M.S.W., University of South Carolina
Ph.D., University of Tennessee

Minnick, Bradley J. ◊
Associate Professor of English Education
B.A., M.Ed., Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh

Minsker, Steven ◊
Professor of Computer Science
B.S., Brooklyn College
M.S.E., University of Pennsylvania
M.S., Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Mirivel, Julien ◊
Associate Professor of Speech Communication
B.A., M.A., University of Northern Iowa

Mitchell, Robert B. ◊
Chairperson, Department of Business Information Systems
Professor of Management
B.S., M.B.A., D.B.A., Louisiana Tech University

Moak, Stacy C. ◊
Associate Professor of Criminal Justice
B.S., University of Southern Mississippi
JD, Loyola School of Law
Ph.D., University of Kansas Medical Center

Mohan, Seshadri ◊
Professor of Systems Engineering
Ph.D., McMaster University, Canada
MTech, Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, India
B.E., University of Madras, India

Moley, Pauline
Associate Professor of Teacher Education
B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Missouri, Kansas City

Molsbee, Charles
Associate Professor of Nursing
B.S.N., University of Central Arkansas
M.S.N., Ed.D., Walden University

Moneyhon, Carl H. ◊
Professor of History
B.A., M.A., University of Texas
Ph.D., University of Chicago

Montague, David R. ◊
Associate Professor of Criminal Justice
B.A., Morehouse College
M.A., George Washington University
Ph.D., Howard University

Moore, Bruce D. ◊
Associate Professor of Psychology
B.S., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
M.A., Ph.D., University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Mullins, Heidi ◊
Assistant Professor of Art
Ed.D.,University of Houston

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Nahrwold, Cynthia A. ◊
Associate Professor of Rhetoric and Writing
B.A., Ball State University
M.A., Arizona State University
Ph.D., New Mexico State University

Nicholson, Nanette ◊
Assistant Professor of Audiology and Speech Pathology
B.S., Maryville, MO
M.S., Illinois State University
Ph.D., University of Kansas Medical Center

Nickels, Jim E.
Associate Professor of Marketing
B.A., M.S., Henderson State University
JD, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville

Nisanci, Ibrahim (Abe) ◊
Professor of Systems Engineering
B.Sc., M.Sc., Orta Dogu Teknik University
M.Sc., Ph.D., Loughborough University

Nolen, Amanda L. ◊
Associate Professor of Education
Chairperson, Department of Psychology
B.S., University of North Texas
M.S., Ph.D., Baylor University

Norton, Michael B.
Assistant Professor of Philosophy
B.A., George Washington University
M.T.S., Harvard Divinity School
Ph.D., Villanova University

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Oliva, Robert ◊
Professor of Accounting
J.D., Whittier College School of Law
L.L.M., University of San Diego School of Law
Ph.D., Florida International University
Ortega, Raymond C.
Assistant Professor
M.S., University of Central Arkansas
Ed.S., University of Arkansas at Fayetteville
Ed.D., University of Memphis

Otters, Rosalie
Associate Professor of Social Work
M.S.W., Washington University
Ph.D., University of North Texas

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Parker, Mary L. ◊
Professor of Criminal Justice
B.A., M.A., Northeast Louisiana
Ph.D., Sam Houston State University

Patangia, Hirak C. PE ◊
Professor of Electronics and Computer Engineering Technology
BTech, Indian Institute of Technology
M.S., University of New Brunswick
Ph.D., McGill University

Pearson, Carolyn ◊
Professor of Educational Leadership
B.A., MPH, Ph.D., University of South Florida

Pellicane, Patrick ◊
Professor of Construction Management
B.S., The City College of New York
M.A., St. John’s University
M.S., Colorado State University
Ph.D., Colorado State University

Pendergraft, Stacy M.
Associate Professor of Theatre Arts and Dance
B.A., University of Tulsa
M.F.A., Arizona State University

Penn, Suzanne
Assistant Professor of Clinical Education
B.A., Hendrix College
JD, Tulane University

Peter, Thomas F. ◊
Associate Professor of Mathematics
B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Florida State University

Philpotts, Trey ◊
Chairperson, Department of English
Professor of English
B.A., M.A., University of Virginia
Ph.D., University of Delaware

Pidugu, Srikanth B. ◊
Professor, Mechanical Engineering Technology
B.S., Osmania University, India
M.S., Indian Institue of Technology, India
Ph.D., Old Dominion University

Pierce, Elizabeth ◊
Chairperson, Department of Information Science
Associate Professor of Information Science
B.S., The Pennsylvania State University,
M.S., Iona College
Ph.D., University of Michigan

Pine, Linda R.
Assistant Professor of Library Science
B.A., Hendrix College
M.A., University of Arkansas at Little Rock

Ploeger, Nicole ◊
Assistant Professor of Speech Communication
B.A., University of Central Oklahoma
M.A., Ph.D., University of Oklahoma

Plopper, Bruce L. ◊
Professor of Journalism
B.S., Michigan State University
M.A., Ph.D., Southern Illinois University

Poling, Tommy H. ◊
Professor of Psychology
B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Oklahoma State University

Porter, C. Jess
Assistant Professor of Geography
Coordinator of Geography
B.A., University of Colorado
M.S., Ph.D., Oklahoma State University

Porter, Kimberly B.
Assistant Professor of Nursing
RN, Baptist School of Registered Nursing
B.A., University of Arkansas, Fayetteville
MNS, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

Powell, Lawrence S.
Professor of Economics and Finance
Whitbeck-Beyer Chair of Insurance and Financial Services
B.B.A., University of South Carolina, Columbia
Ph.D., University of Georgia

Premeaux, Sonya ◊
Associate Dean for Graduate Studies, College of Business
Professor of Management
B.S., M.B.A., McNeese State University
Ph.D., Louisiana State University

Prince, Bennie F.
Instructor in Health, Human Performance & Sport Management
B.S.E., MSE, Henderson State University
Ph.D., Capella University

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Quimby, Donna G. ◊
Chairperson, Department of Health, Human Performance & Sport Management
Associate Professor of Health, Human Performance & Sport Management
B.S., University of Arkansas at Little Rock
M.S.E., Henderson State University
Ph.D., University of Arkansas at Fayetteville
Quintanar, Sarah M.
Assistant Professor of Economics
B.S., Texas Christian University
M.S., Ph.D., Louisiana State University

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Rankins-Robertson, Sherry J. ◊
Assistant Professor of Rhetoric and Writing
M.A., B.A., University of Arkansas at Little Rock
Ph.D., Arizona State University

Raphael, Jay E. ◊
Chairperson, Department of Theatre and Dance
Professor of Theatre
B.A., Brooklyn College
M.A., Northwestern University
Ph.D., Michigan State University

Ray, Sherrie A.
Instructor of Spanish
MALS University of Arkansas at Little Rock

Reddy, Rama N. ◊
Professor of Systems Engineering
B.S., Bangalore University
M.S., Indian Institute of Technology
M.S., Ph.D., Mississippi State University

Reeves, Melissa A.
Assistant Professor of Nursing
B.S.N., Harding University
M.S.N., Walden University

Rhodes, Carlton M. ◊
Associate Professor of Journalism
B.S.E., University of Central Arkansas
M.M.A., University of Mississippi

Rice, Daryl H. ◊
Associate Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs, Student Success
Professor of Political Science
B.A., M.A., Ph.D., Purdue University

Richard, Terry
Professor of Sociology
B.A., Southwestern University
M.A., University of Texas
Ph.D., North Texas University

Richeson, David T.
Associate Professor of Music
B.M., M.M., University of Tennessee

Roberson, Carey W. ◊
Associate Professor of Art
B.F.A., Henderson State University
M.F.A., Louisiana Tech University

Robertson, Roby D. ◊
Professor of Public Administration
B.A., M.A., Lamar University
Ph.D., University of Oklahoma

Robinson, Ann E. ◊
Professor of Gifted Education
B.A., M.A., University of Wyoming
Ph.D., Purdue University

Robinson, Greg
Assistant Professor of Audiology and Speech Pathology
B.S., M.S., Southwest Missouri State University
Ph.D., Michigan State University

Robinson, Keith A
Professor of Philosophy
B.A., M.A., University of Essex
Ph.D. University of Warwick

RodrĂ­quez, Mercedes M.
Instructor of Spanish
M.A., West Virginia University

Rollberg, Jeanne N. ◊
Associate Professor of Journalism
B.A., Wesleyan College
M.A., University of Missouri

Romney, Charles W. ◊
Assistant Professor of History
B.A. Pomona College
M.A, Ph.D., University of California at Los Angeles

Romney, Susanah Shaw
Assistant Professor of History
B.A., University of California, Santa Cruz
M.A., Ph.D., Cornell University

Rose, Donna K.
Assistant Professor of Library Science
B.A., University of Arkansas at Little Rock
MSLS, Vanderbilt University

Ross, Kyle ◊
Assistant Professor of Economics
Ph.D., Kansas State University

Ross, James ◊
Associate Professor of History
B.A., University of Arkansas at Little Rock
M.A., University of Massachusetts
Ph.D., Auburn University

Rucks, Conway T. Jr. ◊
Professor of Marketing
B.S., B.A., Louisiana Tech University
M.B.A., University of Arkansas
D.B.A., Louisiana Tech University

Ruhl, Laura ◊
Assistant Professor of Earth Sciences
B.S., M.S., University of Florida
Ph.D., Duke University

Rurup, Debra A.
Assistant Professor of Nursing
A.S.N., University of Arkansas at Little Rock
B.A., University of Arkansas at Little Rock
M.N.Sc., University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

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Sanderson, Robert E. ◊
Professor of Sociology
B.A., M.A., Memphis State University
Ph.D., Louisiana State University

Saunders, Joy ◊
Assistant Professor of Spanish
B.A., M.A., University of Oklahoma
M.A., Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin

Schafer, Patricia E.
Associate Professor of Nursing
A.D.N., University of Arkansas at Fayetteville
B.S.N., Missouri Southern State College
M.S., University of Oklahoma
Ph.D., Kennedy Western University

Schonert, David A.
Instructor of Mathematics
B.A., M.S., University of Arkansas at Little Rock

Scott, Joyce
Associate Professor of Nursing
ASN, Arkansas State University
BSN, University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff
MSN, University of Central Arkansas

Scranton, Margaret E. ◊
Professor of Political Science
B.A., Randolph-Macon Women’s College
M.A., Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh

Sedivy-Benton, Amy ◊
Assistant Professor of Secondary Education
B.A., Millikin University
M.S., E.D., Southern Illinois University
Ph.D., Loyola University

Seigar, Marcus ◊
Associate Professor of Physics and Astronomy
B.Sc., Imperial College
M.Sc., University of Manchester
Ph.D., Liverpool John Moores University

Sellars, Sharon E.
Instructor of French
Director of Language Resource Center
B.A., University of Arkansas at Little Rock
M.A., University of Arkansas, Fayetteville

Seo, Hye-Won ◊
Associate Professor of Physics and Astronomy
B.S., Ewha Womens University
M.S., Ph.D., University of Houston

Seymour, Nicole
Assistant Professor of English
B.A., University of California at Los Angeles
M.A., Ph.D., Vanderbilt University

Shaikh, Ali Uddin ◊
Professor of Chemistry
B.Sc., M.Sc., Calcutta University
M.S., Ph.D., Howard University

Shapley, Kathy
Assistant Professor of Audiology and Speech
Pathology
B.S., Stephen F. Austin State University
M.A., University of Houston
M.A., Ph.D., University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Sherwin, Elisabeth D. ◊
Professor of Psychology
B.A., Bar Ilan University, Ramat Gan, Israel
M.S., Ph.D., Virginia Commonwealth University

Shroat-Lewis, René A.
Instructor of Earth Sciences
B.S., M.S., University of North Carolina Wilmington
Ph.D., University of Tennessee Knoxville

Sikes, Robert S. ◊
Professor of Biology
B.S., University of Arkansas at Little Rock
M.S., Memphis State University
Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Sims, William Jay
Senior Instructor of Earth Science
B.S., University of Arkansas at Little Rock
M.S., University of Kentucky

Smith, A.J. ◊
Professor of Art
B.F.A., Kansas City Art Institute
M.F.A., Queens College, City University of New York

Smith, Bruce D. ◊
Associate Dean, College of Education
Professor of Special Education
B.S., University of California at Los Angeles
M.Ed., Loyola Marymount University
Ph.D., University of California at Los Angeles

Smoller, Laura Ackerman ◊
Professor of History
A.B., Dartmouth College
A.M., Ph.D., Harvard University

Squires, Mark
Advanced Instructor of Construction Management
B.S., M.B.A., University of Arkansas at Little Rock

Stauffer, Linda K.
Associate Professor of Rehabilitation
B.S., Trenton State College
M.Ed., University of Arkansas, Fayetteville
Ph.D., University of Arkansas, Fayetteville

Steinmeier, Robert C. ◊
Associate Professor of Chemistry
B.S., Ph.D., University of Nebraska

Stevenson, Jerry G. ◊
Interim Associate Dean, College of Professional Studies
Professor of Public Administration
A.A., South Georgia College
A.B., M.S.W., Ph.D., University of Georgia

Stone, Warren S. ◊
Professor of Management
B.S., M.B.A., Ph.D., Virginia Commonwealth University

Streett, Rebecca A.
Instructor of Mathematics
B.S., Sweet Briar College
M.S., University of Arkansas at Little Rock

Strickland, Lana D.
Associate Professor of Nursing
B.S.N., M.N.Sc., University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

Suter, W. Newton ◊
Professor of Educational Leadership
B.A., University of California at Riverside
M.A., San Francisco State University
Ph.D., Stanford University

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Talburt, John ◊
Professor of Information Science
B.S., Arkansas State University
M.S., Ph.D., University of Arkansas, Fayetteville

Tang, Fusheng ◊
Associate Professor of Biology
B.S., Central China Normal University
M.S., Chinese Academy of Sciences
Ph.D., University of Iowa

Tang, Peiyi ◊
Professor of Computer Science
Diploma in Mathematics, Fudan University
MEngr, East China Normal University
Ph.D., University of Illinois

Tapp, Marvelyn J.
Instructor of Mathematics and Statistics
B.S., University of California at Riverside
M.S., Northern Arizona University

Tarasenko, Olga
Associate Professor of Biology
MD, Kyrgyz State Medical Academy
Ph.D., Kyrgyz State Medical Academy

Taylor, Cynthia L. ◊
Associate Professor of Accounting
B.S., M.A., University of Arkansas at Little Rock
Ph.D., Oklahoma State University

Tebbetts, George P.
Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering Technology
B.S., Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University
M.S., University of New Haven

Terry, H. Andrew ◊
Professor of Finance
B.A., Hendrix College
M.A., Ph.D., University of Michigan

Thambusamy, Ravi ◊
Assistant Professor of Business Information Systems
B.Eng., Anna University
M.S., Oklahoma State University
M.S., Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Thomas, Jan L.
Associate Dean, College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences
Professor of Philosophy
B.A., University of Colorado, Boulder
M.A., Ph.D., University of Arizona, Tucson

Thomas, Johanna M.
Assistant Professor of Social Work
B.A., University of Akron
M.S.W., Ph.D., Louisiana State University

Thomas, Shaun ◊
Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice
B.A., University of Akron
M.A., Louisiana State University

Thombre, Avinash ◊
Associate Professor of Speech Communication
B.S., M.E.S. College, Bangalore, India
B.A., Indira Gandhi National Open University, India
M.S., Bangalore University, India
Ph.D., University of New Mexico

Thompson, Carol L. ◊
Professor of Speech Communication
B.A., M.A., Ph.D., Southern Illinois University

Tramel, J. Michael
Chairperson, Department of Construction
Management
Professor of Construction Management
A.S., Glendale Community College
B.S., Northern Arizona University
M.S., Arizona State University

Trevino-Richard, Terry L. ◊
Professor of Sociology
B.A., Southwestern University
M.A., University of Texas
Ph.D., North Texas University

Tschumi, Harry A.
Senior Instructor of Electronics and Computer Engineering Technology
B.S., Tulane University
Three years of Graduate Studies, University of Texas at Austin

Tudor, Thomas R. ◊
Professor of Management
B.S., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and
State University
M.B.A., Ph.D., Virginia Commonwealth

Tudoreanu, Mihail E. ◊
Associate Professor of Information Science and Systems Engineering
B.S., University “Al.I.Cuza” lasi, Romania
M.S., Ph.D., Washington University, St. Louis

Turney, Howard M. ◊
Director, School of Social Work
Professor of Social Work
B.B.A., University of Central Arkansas
M.S.W., University of Arkansas at Little Rock
Ph.D., Florida State University

Turturro, Carolyn Lazaro ◊
Assistant Professor of Social Work
B.A., Herbert H. Lehman College
M.A., Ph.D., New York University

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Ulmer, Robert R. ◊
Chairperson, Department of Speech Communication
Professor of Speech Communication
B.A., University of Saskatchewan
M.A., North Dakota State University
Ph.D., Wayne State University

Umphers, Ida S.
Senior Instructor of Mathematics
B.S., M.S. University of Arkansas at Little Rock

Underwood, Michael
Assistant Professor of Music
B.M., Lawrence University
M.M., Bowling Green State University
D.M.A., University of North Texas

Underwood, Olimpia
Instructor of Spanish
B.A., Universidad Veracruzana, Xalapa, Veracruz, Mexico
M.A., New Mexico State University

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Vander Putten, James J. ◊
Associate Professor of Higher Education
B.S., University of Wisconsin – Stout
M.S., Indiana University
Ph.D., University of Michigan

Varela, Otmar ◊
Assistant Professor of Management
B.S., Universidad Central de Venezuela
MBA, Universidad Pontificia de Comillas
M.S., Ph.D., Tulane University

Vaughn-Neely, Elizabeth ◊
Associate Professor of Educational Leadership
Chair, Department of Educational Leadership
B.A., Syracuse University
M.Ed., University of Oregon
Ph.D., Oregon State University

Vinikas, Vincent A. ◊
Professor of History
B.A., Pennsylvania State University
M.A., Ph.D., Columbia University

Viswanathan, Tito ◊
Professor of Chemistry
B.S., University of Delhi
M.S., University of Houston
Ph.D., Tulane University

Valdivia, Martin V.
Instructor of Spanish
B.A., University of Arkansas Little Rock
M.A.T., Henderson State University

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Walker, Jeffery T. ◊
Chairperson, Department of Criminal Justice
Professor of Criminal Justice
B.A., University of Arkansas, Fayetteville
M.A., University of Arkansas at Little Rock
Ph.D., Sam Houston State University

Wallace, Thomas S.
Advanced Instructor of Information Technology
B.A., M.A., University of Arkansas, Little Rock

Wang, Hong Li ◊
Associate Professor of Biology
B.S., Xingjiang University, China
Ph.D., University of Newcastle, Australia

Wang, Xiaoshen ◊
Professor of Mathematics
B.S., M.S., Jilin University, Changchun, China
Ph.D., Michigan State University

Warrick, Michael R. ◊
Professor of Art
B.S., Illinois State University
M.F.A., Southern Illinois University

Watson, Theresa A.
Senior Instructor of Mathematics
B.S., Millersville University
M.S., Ohio University

Watts, Michael M., CPA ◊
Associate Professor of Accounting
B.B.A., M.B.A., University of Michigan
JD, University of Arkansas at Little Rock

Wayland, Jane P. ◊
Stephen Harrow Smith Dean of the College of Business
B.S., M.B.A., University of Southern Mississippi
Ph.D., University of North Texas

Weekley, David C.
Instructor of Mass Communication
B.A., University of Houston
M.Ed., University of Arkansas at Little Rock

Wen, Andy Y.
Associate Professor of Music
B.M., Ohio University
M.M., Indiana University
D.M.A., University of Georgia
Wichinsky, Lillian ◊
Assistant Professor of Social Work
B.A., University of Florida
M.S.W., California State University
Ph.D., Florida International University

Wiebelhaus-Brahm, Eric
Assistant Professor of Political Science
B.A., Marquette University
M.A., Ph.D., University of Colorado at Boulder

Wigand, Dianne ◊
Associate Professor of Public Administration
B.A., M.A., Texas Tech University
PhD., Arizona State University

Wigand, Rolf T. ◊
Distinguished Professor of Information Science
B.B.A., M.A., Texas Tech University
Ph.D., Michigan State University

Wilkerson, Patricia ◊
Assistant Professor of Social Work
B.A., M.S.W., University of Arkansas at Little Rock
Ph.D., Jackson State University

Williams, Jay J.
BSW Field Coordinator
B.A., M.S.W., University of Arkansas at Little Rock

Williams, Joseph J. ◊
Associate Professor of Rhetoric and Writing
B.A., Lehigh University
M.A., West Chester University
Ph.D., Syracuse University

Williams-Smith, Marjorie W. ◊
Professor of Art
B.F.A., Howard University
M.F.A., Pratt Institute

Williams, Wendi J. W. ◊
Lecturer of Earth Science
B.S., University of Texas at Arlington
M.S., University of California at Riverside
Ph.D., University of Texas at El Paso

Womack, Brenda A.
Program Coordinator and Professor of Nursing
B.S.N, M.S.N., University of Central Arkansas

Wood, Betty Kay ◊
Associate Professor of Teacher Education
B.S.E., University of Central Arkansas
M.S.E., University of Arkansas at Little Rock
Ph.D., Purdue University

Woodard, John M.
Senior Instructor of Construction Management
B.C.E., M.S.C.E., Georgia Institute of Technology

Woolridge, Richard ◊
Assistant Professor of Management
B.S., University of Texas at Arlington
M.S., Ph.D., University of Alabama

Wright, Andrew B. ◊
Associate Professor of Systems Engineering
B.S., University of South Carolina
M.S., Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Ph.D., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Wu, Ningning ◊
Professor of Information Science
B.S., M.S., University of Science and Technology of China
Ph.D., George Mason University

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Xie, Haiyan ◊
Associate Professor of Construction Management
B.S., M.S., Xi’an University of Architecture and Technology
M.S., Ph.D., University of Florida

Xie, Mengjun
Assistant Professor of Computer Science

Xu, Xiaowei ◊
Professor of Information Science
B.S., Nankai University, China
M.S., Shenyang Institute for Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Ph.D., University of Munich, Germany

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Ye, Cang ◊
Associate Professor of Applied Science
B.A., M.A., University of Science and Technology of China
Ph.D., University of Hong Kong

Ye, Xiu ◊
Professor of Mathematics
B.S., Wuhan University, Wuhan, China
M.S., Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh

Yoder, R. Paul ◊
Professor of English
B.A., Louisiana State University
M.A., Ohio State University
Ph.D., Duke University

Yoshigoe, Kenji ◊
Associate Professor of Computer Science
B.S., University of South Florida
Ph.D., University of South Florida

Yu, Shucheng ◊
Assistant Professor of Computer Science
B.S., Nanjing University of Posts & Telecommunications
M.S., Tsinghua University
Ph.D., Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Yu, Xian
Assistant Professor of Statistics
B.Eng., Beijing University of Technology
M.S., Texas A&M University
M.S., University of Alaska Fairbanks
Ph.D., University of Texas at Dallas

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Zacher, Dale ◊
Assistant Professor of Mass Communication
B.A., University of North Dakota
M.S., Ph.D.,Ohio University

Zeng, Lirong ◊
Assistant Professor of Biology
B.S., Hunan Agricultural University
M.S., Zhongshan University
Ph.D., Ohio State University

Zhang, Jing ◊
Associate Professor of Systems Engineering
B.S., MSEE, Southeast University, China
Ph.D., Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich

Zhang, Wenle ◊
Associate Professor, Electronics and Computer Engineering Technology

Zhao, Wei ◊
Professor of Chemistry
B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Peking University

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