Columbus State University
1999-2000 Academic Catalog

Faculty

 

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The date after each name indicates the year of first appointment at the university.

Brown, Frank Douglas (1981) Associate Professor

Business Administration
President

BS, University of Southern Mississippi; MBA, University of Alabama; PhD, Florida State University.
Jones, Thomas Z. (1988) Professor

Geology
Vice President for Academic Affairs

BA, Fairmont State College; MA, West Virginia University; PhD, Miami University.
Adams, Linda J. (1991) Adjunct Assistant Professor

Nursing

BSN, Columbus State University; MSN, Troy State University: CCRN, American Association of Critical Care Nurses; ACLS, American Heart Association.
Adams, Polly K. (1975) Professor

Early Childhood Education

BS, Bridgewater State College; MS, Florida State University; PhD, Georgia State University.
Allen, Mae E. (1972) Professor

Science

BS, Wake Forest University; MT (ASCP), Duke University Medical School; MS, Virginia Commonwealth University; MBA, Columbus State University; PhD, Georgia State University.
Al-Saigh, Zeki Y. (1990) Professor

Chemistry

BS, University of Mosul; PhD, University of Birmingham, United Kingdom; Faculty Research and Scholarship Award, 1995-96.
Angermuller, Sarah V. (1976) Associate Professor

Nursing

ASN, Miami-Dade Community College; BS, Barry College; MEd, Georgia State University; MSN, Medical College of Georgia; CNRN, American Association of Neuroscience Nurses; CCRN, American Association of Critical Care Nurses; ACLS, American Heart Association.
Arrighi, C. Jean (1992) Assistant Professor

Nursing

LPN, Phenix City School of Practical Nurses; AS, Chattahoochee Valley Community College; BSN, MS, Troy State University.
Averitt, Sallie D. (1996) Assistant Professor

Reading Education

BBA, MBA Columbus State University; EdD, Auburn University.
Bagley, Earl G. (1973) Associate Professor

Social Science Education
Vice President for Student Affairs
Dean of Students

BSEd, MEd, EdD, University of Georgia.
Ballenger, Julie A. (1995) Assistant Professor

Botany

BA, Central University of Iowa; MS, Fort Hays State University; PhD, Miami University.
Baltimore, Michael L. (1994) Assistant Professor

Counseling

BS, Columbus State University; MA, Western Carolina University; PhD, Auburn University.
Banks, Erma D. (1984) Associate Professor

Library Sciences

BS, Florida A&M University; MLS, Simmons College.
Batastini, Peggy H. (1973) Associate Professor

Nursing

Director, Associate Degree Nursing Program

BA, MEd, Columbus State University; MSN, University of Alabama at Birmingham; Certified Child and Adolescent Nurse, American Nurses' Association; Certified Pediatric Advanced Life Support, American Heart Association.
Bell, Jr., C. Leary (1976) Professor

Mathematics

Chair, Department of Computer Science

Director, ICAPP Program

BSEd, Georgia Southwestern College; MS, PhD, Auburn University.
Berger, Elinor E. (1971) Professor

Mathematics

BS, University of Maryland; MA, Brandeis University; PhD, The City University of New York.
Berger, Mark L. (1970) Professor

History

BA, Queens College; PhD, The City University of New York.
Beyer, Paul J. (1972) Professor

Geology

Assistant Vice President for Academic Affairs

BA, State University of New York at Buffalo; PhD, University of North Carolina.
Birkhead, William S. (1978) Professor

Biology

BS, Cornell University; MA, PhD, University of Texas; Educator of the Year, 1988-89; Faculty Research and Scholarship Award, 1997-98.
Brewbaker, James M. (1971) Professor

English Education

BA, MEd, EdD, University of Virginia.
Brill, Harry H. (1981) Adjunct Professor

Nursing

BS, University of South Carolina; MD, Medical College of South Carolina.
Buckner, Steven W. (1994) Associate Professor

Chemistry

BS, University of California, Riverside; PhD, Purdue University.
Bullock, William J. (1982) Professor

Music

BME, MA, PhD, Florida State University.
Burden, Jeffrey K. (1993) Associate Professor

Art

Chair, Department of Art

BFA, University of Evansville; MFA, Indiana University.
Butcher, Tina D. (1996) Assistant Professor

Early Childhood Education

BS, Mobile College; MEd, University of South Alabama; PhD, University of Alabama at Birmingham.

Carter, Fonda L. (1988) Assistant Professor

Accounting

BS, Auburn University; MBA, University of Alabama; CPA.
Cartledge, Carolyn M. (1976) Professor

Educational Research

Director of Institutional Research and Assessment

BS, Louisiana College; MA, Southern Methodist University; EdD, University of Georgia.
Centa, David M. (1970) Professor

Psychology

BA, Kent State University; MS, PhD, Auburn University.
Champion, Rebecca A. (1993) Associate Professor

Biology

Director, Oxbow Meadows Environmental Learning Center

BS, Brenau College; MS, Georgia State University; PhD, Georgia Institute of Technology.
Chang, David W. (1981) Professor

Respiratory Therapy

Director, Respiratory Therapy Program

BA, University of Northern Iowa; RRT (Certificate), University of Chicago; MEd, Columbus State University; EdD, Nova Southeastern University.
Chappell, Jr., William L. (1976) Professor

Political Science

Associate Dean, College of Arts and Letters

BA, MA, PhD, University of Alabama.
Cielec, Jennifer F. (1994) Instructor

Physical Education

Athletic Trainer

BS, Bowling Green State University; MEd, Eastern Kentucky University.
Cleveland, Arthur G. (1995) Professor

Biology

Dean, College of Science

BS, Arlington State College; MA, North Texas State University; PhD, North Texas University.
Cobos, Patricio V. (1983) Professor

Music

BM, Southern Methodist College; MM, Florida State University.
Cohen, Marvyn D. (1978) Adjunct Professor

Nursing

BS, University of Alabama; MD, Emory University Medical School.
Cook, J. Alyce (1994) Assistant Professor

Spanish

BA, University of South Carolina; MA, Auburn University; PhD, University of Virginia.
Cope, Donald A. (1968) Associate Professor

History

BS, Troy State University; MA, Auburn University.
Crawford, Otho L. (1974) Associate Professor

Criminal Justice

BS, University of Texas; MA, University of North Carolina; LLB, University of Texas.
Crutchfield, Lori B. (1995) Assistant Professor

School Counseling

BS, MA, EdS, Appalachian State University; PhD, University of North Carolina at Greensboro.
Cruzen, Shawn T. (1997) Assistant Professor

Astronomy

BS, University of Southern Colorado; MS, PhD, University of Nevada, Las Vegas.
Daniels, Michael J. (1980) Professor

Economics

Associate Dean, Abbott Turner College of Business

Acting Chair, Department of Business Administration

BA, Samford University; PhD, Georgia State University.
Davidson, Judy K. (1971) Associate Professor

Nursing

BSN, Medical College of Georgia; MN, Emory University; Certified Clinical Specialist in Medical-Surgical Nursing, American Nurses' Association.
Davis, Beverly M. (1988) Assistant Professor

Basic Studies

BS, Fort Valley State College; MEd, University of Georgia; EdS, Columbus State University; Educator of the Year, 1995-96.
Davis, SFC Michael A. (1995) Instructor

Military Science

AS, Columbus state University
DelGobbo, George (1990) Adjunct Professor

Music

BM, Eastman School of Music; MA, The Catholic University of America.
Deng, Baiqiao (1993) Associate Professor

Mathematics

BS, Zhejiang University, P.R. China; PhD, University of South Carolina.
Denham, Captain Sheila C. (1995) Instructor

Military Science

BS, Alcorn State University
Diaz, Manuel (1990) Associate Professor

Music

BS, Technical University of Chile; MS, National Conservatory of Chile.
Dillard, Shirley Brumbaugh (1995) Associate Professor

Music

BS, Ohio University; BM, University of Hartford, Hartt School of Music; MM, Manhattan School of Music; DMA, University of Southern California.
Dowis, Dorinda L. (1994) Assistant Professor

Criminal Justice

AS, BS, MSA, Columbus State University.
Dugas, Jeanne L. (1973) Associate Professor

Psychology

BS, Western Illinois University; MA, PhD, University of Alabama.
Dunlap, John T. (1969) Professor

Philosophy

BA, MA, PhD, University of Georgia.
Edwards, William H. (1974) Associate Professor

Communication

BS, MA, Auburn University; PhD, Southern Illinois University.
Embry, Olice H. (1973) Professor

Management

BA, BS, Presbyterian College; MBA, PhD, Georgia State University.
Evers, Sharon L. (1989) Associate Professor

Nursing

BSN, Marquette University; MSN, University of Wisconsin-Madison; Certified Clinical Specialist in Mental Health Nursing, American Nurses' Association.
Favor, Judith K. (1992) Instructor

Physical Education

Women's Softball Head Coach

BS, Culver-Stockton College; MA, Southeast Missouri State University.
Felland, Norman A. (1997) Assistant Professor

Educational Foundations

BS, Iowa State University; MA, University of Northern Iowa; EdD, Northern Illinois University.
Fenter, Neal R. (1981) Associate Professor

Theatre Arts

BS, MA, Bowling Green State University.
Fleck, Jr., Robert A. (1986) Distinguished Professor

Information Systems

AB, Ripon College; MBA, PhD, University of Illinois.
Fletcher, Jennifer S. (1990) Adjunct Assistant Professor

Nursing

BSEd, Columbus State University; MEd, Georgia State University; BSN, Columbus State University.
Ford, H. Thomas (1996) Associate Professor

Physical Education and Recreation

Chair, Department of Physical Education and Leisure Management

BS, MS, Jacksonville State University; EdD, University of Georgia.
Ford, John P. (1991) Adjunct Assistant Professor

Criminal Justice

BS, Columbus State University; MS, Troy State University.
Foster, G. James (1971) Professor

Political Science

BA, MA, University of South Carolina; PhD, University of Southern California.
Francavilla, Joseph V. (1987) Associate Professor

English

BA, MA, PhD, State University of New York.
Franklin, SFC Donald O. (1996) Instructor

Military Science

Frazier, William J. (1974) Professor

Geology

BS, Furman University; PhD, University of North Carolina; Educator of the Year, 1984-85.
Gamble, Susanne M. (1987) Adjunct Associate Professor

Health Science

BA, University of Arkansas; MS University of Central Arkansas; EdS, University of Southern Mississippi; EdD, Mississippi State University.
Gardner, Jr., Francis E. (1974) Professor

Biology

Director, Science Education Outreach

BA, Ottawa University; MS, Wichita State University; PhD, University of Illinois; Dean's Award 1974-75; Educator of the Year, 1982-83.
George, Joseph D. (1973) Professor

Specific Learning Disabilities

BFA, Ohio University; MAEd, PhD, University of Akron.
George, Captain Lawrence E. (1997) Instructor

Military Science

BA, North Adams State College.
Gibson, Gwen (1996) Assistant Professor

Political Science

BA, Alabama Polytechnic Institute; MS, Shippenburg State College; PhD, Auburn University.
Gibson, Richard G. (1982) Professor

Mathematics

Acting Chair, Department of Mathematics

BS, MA, PhD, University of Alabama.
Gillam, S. Lenoir (1997) Assistant Professor

Counseling

BS, Texas A&M University; MEd, PhD, University of Georgia.
Gober, Deborah (1998) Assistant Professor

Education

AB, Asbury College; MA, Appalachian State University; PhD, University of Georgia.
Goddard, George W. (1972) Associate Professor

Art

BFA, MFA, University of Georgia.
Golden, Joseph D. (1990) Associate Professor

Music

BM, MM, University of North Texas.
Gonzalez, Raymond B. (1969) Professor

Political Science

BA, Southeastern Louisiana College; MS, PhD, University of Southern Mississippi.
Gore, James A. (1996) Professor

Environmental Science

Director, MS Environmental Science Program

BA, University of Colorado; MA, PhD, University of Montana.
Goyne, June S. (1993) Associate Professor

Nursing

BSN, MSN, University of Alabama in Birmingham; Certified Emergency Nurse, Emergency Nurses Association; Certified Advanced Cardiac Life Support, American Heart Association.
Graver, Stephen F. (1996) Temporary Instructor

Theatre

BA, Columbus State University; MFA, University of Tennessee, Knoxville.
Greene, W. Herbert (1981) Assistant Professor

Physical Education

Athletic Director

Head Basketball Coach

BS, MEd, Auburn University.
Grimson, Jr., Keith S. (1977) Associate Professor

Art

BA, Williams College; PhD, The University of North Carolina.
Grosse, Van H. (1975) Professor

Biology

BS, MS, University of Alabama; PhD, University of Georgia.
Hadley, Linda U. (1992) Associate Professor

Finance

Assistant Dean, Abbott Turner College of Business

BA, Mount Holyoke College; MBA, Columbus State University; PhD, Auburn University.
Hall, Hazel E. (1974) Professor

Drama

Chair, Department of Theatre Arts

AB, Huntingdon College; MA, University of Iowa; PhD, University of Missouri.
Halverson, Stephen P. (1973) Associate Professor

Early Childhood Education

Associate Dean, College of Education

BSEd, Syracuse University; MEd, EdD, University of Georgia.
Hamilton, William C. (1973) Professor

Management

BS, MBA, Mississippi State University; DBA, Louisiana Tech University.
Hanley, Thomas B. (1976) Professor

Geology

BS, University of Notre Dame; MA, PhD, Indiana University.
Hansen, Kristen S. (1997) Assistant Professor

Music

BM, St. Olaf College; MM, Eastman School of Music.
Harris, Janice G. (1990) Associate Professor

Nursing

BSN, MSN, Troy State University; Certified Inpatient Obstetrics, The National Certification Corporation.
Harrison, Thomas E. (1995) Associate Professor

Educational Leadership

Dean, College of Education

BSEd, Troy State University; MEd, EdD, Auburn University.
Hassani, Hassan M. (1994) Assistant Professor

Basic Studies

BS, Auburn University; MS, Troy State University.
Hawkins, Amanda B. (1994) Assistant Professor

Nursing

AA, Columbus State University; BSN, George Mason University; MSN, Troy State University.
Hendricks, Mary Beth (1998) Assistant Professor

Special Education

BA, LaGrange College; MEd, Columbus State University; EdD, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.
Hickson, Joyce H. (1991) Professor

Counseling

Chair, Department of Counseling and Clinical Programs

BS, Troy State University; MA, Auburn University; EdD, Mississippi State University.
Hiers, James H. (1983) Associate Professor

Respiratory Therapy

BS, University of Central Florida; MEd, Columbus State University.
Ho, Johnny C. (1994) Associate Professor

Management

BA, University of Washington; MBA, State University of New York at Buffalo; PhD, Georgia Institute of Technology; Faculty Research and Scholarship Award, 1996-97.
Hogg, Rose M. (1992) Assistant Professor

Nursing

ASN, BSN, MSN, Troy State University.
Holland, Rodger G. (1994) Assistant Professor

Accounting

BS, MA, University of Alabama; PhD, Ohio State University.
Hollingsworth, Audrey (1975) Adjunct Associate Professor

Nursing

BSN, University of Minnesota; MPH, University of North Carolina.
Hollis, Rhonda K. (1988) Associate Professor

Nursing

Acting Assistant Dean, Health Professions

BSN, Tuskegee University; MSN, Medical College of Georgia; PhD, University of Illinois at Chicago; Clinical Nurse Specialist in Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing.
Hornbuckle, David F. (1994) Assistant Professor

Counseling

BA, University of Georgia; MS, PhD, Georgia State University.
Horowitz, Joel H. (1975) Associate Professor

Sociology

BS, MA, University of Louisville; PhD, University of Georgia; Distinguished Professor, 1977-78.
Hortman, Sandra M. (1985) Associate Professor

Marketing

BS, MA, PhD, University of Alabama. Educator of the Year, 1986-87, 1992-93.
Horvitz, Deborah (1997) Assistant Professor

English

BA, Boston University; MSW, Simmons College; PhD, Tufts University.
Howard, James B. (1971) Professor

Art

BFA, MFA, University of Georgia.
Howard, Pamela G. (1995) Assistant Professor

Library Science

BA, Ohio Wesleyan University, AMLS, University of Michigan.
Howard, Timothy G. (1995) Assistant Professor

Mathematics

BS, Brescia College; MS, PhD, Georgia Institute of Technology.
Hunt, Barbara J. (1975) Professor

English

Associate Dean, University College

BA, Case Western Reserve University; MA, Indiana University; PhD, Peabody College of Vanderbilt University.
Hyland, Sabine P. (1997) Assistant Professor

Anthropology

AB, Cornell University; MPhil, PhD, Yale University.
Ingram, Charlotte L. (1988) Associate Professor

Nursing

BA, Columbus State University; MLS, University of Maryland; MEd, Indiana University; AAN, Columbus State University; MSN, University of California, San Francisco; Certified Specialist Adult Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing, American Nurses' Association; Certified Nurse Therapist, American Psychological Association.
Irvin, Teresa S. (1994) Assistant Professor

Basic Studies

BA, University of Georgia; MEd, EdS, Columbus State University.
Jackson, Floyd R. (1997) Assistant Professor

Chemistry

BS, Benedict College; MS, PhD, Howard University.
Jacobs, Deborah T. (1998) Assistant Professor

Music

BA, Stephens College; MEd, EdS, PhD, University of Missouri.
Jencius, Martin J. (1997) Assistant Professor

Counseling

BA, MEd, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; PhD, University of South Carolina-Columbia..
Johnson, Arlene J. (1996) Assistant Professor

Political Science

BA, Hanover College; JD, University of Pittsburgh.
Johnson, Robert S. (1993) Professor

Economics

Dean, Abbott Turner College of Business

Bill Heard Chair of Business Administration

BA, Stetson University; PhD, University of Virginia.
Joy, Jr., Arthur C. (1991) Associate Professor

Accounting

BA, University of Miami; MBA, University of Oklahoma; MAS, PhD, University of Illinois-Urbana, CPA.
Kao, Tsun-hsiung (1967) Professor

Physics

BS, Tunghai University; MS, PhD, Auburn University.
Kettering, Ronald C. (1986) Professor

Accounting

BSBA, MBA, University of Southern Mississippi; DBA, Louisiana Tech University, CPA.
Konan, Jacqueline Y. (1987) Associate Professor

French

BS, Fort Valley State College; MA, University of Georgia.
Kramer, Eileen H. (1998) Assistant Professor

Library Science

BA, Cornell University; MLS, Syracuse University.
Kruger, Harry (1965) Associate Professor

Music

AB, MMEd, New England Conservatory of Music.
Kruger, Natalie W. (1974) Associate Professor

Music

AB, Oberlin College; MM, New England Conservatory of Music.
Kundey, Gary E. (1974) Professor

Finance

Chair, Department of Financial Information Systems

BBA, North Texas State University; MBA, Texas Tech University; PhD, University of Florida, CPA.
Kundey, Marla E. (1993) Adjunct Assistant Professor

Nursing

BSN, Drury College; MBA, Columbus State University.
Lape, Noreen G. (1997) Assistant Professor

English

BA, The College of St. Elizabeth; MA, PhD, Temple University.
Lee, Robin W. (1997) Assistant Professor

Counseling

BA, MEd, Delta State University; PhD, Mississippi State University.
Leonard, James R. (1989) Associate Professor

Computer Science

BS, Bowling Green State University; MS, University of South Florida; PhD, Florida Institute of Technology.
Lights, Jettie N. (1976) Assistant Professor

Science

BS, Talladega College; MT (ASCP), The Medical Center; MEd, Georgia State University.
Lindquist, Mary M. (1984) Callaway Professor

Mathematics Education

BA, University of North Carolina; MA, Southern Methodist University; PhD, University of Wisconsin.
Linton, Ronald C. (1998) Associate Professor

Computer Science

BA, University of Louisville; MA, University of Kentucky; PhD, Vanderbilt University.
Livingston, Donna W. (1976) Professor

Art Education

BFA, Memphis Academy of Arts; MA, Florida State University; EdD, Illinois State University.
Lloyd, Craig (1971) Professor

History

BA, Middlebury College; MA, PhD, University of Iowa.
Lomarcan, Diana L (1996) Instructor

Library Science

BA, Michigan State University; MLIS, Louisiana State University.
Long, Richard P. (1991) Associate Professor

Communication

Acting Director, Communication Program

BS, MA, West Virginia University; PhD, Southern Illinois University-Carbondale.
Loughman, Thomas P. (1975) Associate Professor

Business Administration

BA, Columbus State University; PhD, Auburn University.
Lovelette, Charles A. (1991) Associate Professor

Chemistry

BS, Norwich University; PhD, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.
Lumley, J. Kitt (1977) Professor

Mathematics

BS, Florida State University; MS, University of Southern Mississippi; PhD, Auburn University; Faculty Service Award, 1988-89.
Lupold, John S. (1970) Professor

History

Acting Chair, Department of History

AB, Wofford College; MA, PhD, University of South Carolina; Faculty Service Award, 1991-92; Educator of the Year, 1996-97.
Mallisham, Ivy J. (1988) Assistant Professor

Counseling

BS, University of Alabama; PhD, Hahnemann University.
Mangum, Michael (1988) Associate Professor

Exercise Physiology

BS, Florida State University; MA, Wake Forest University; PhD, Florida State University.
May, Brenda (1996) Assistant Professor

Theatre Arts

BSEd, MA, Southwest University; MFA, University of North Carolina at Greensboro.
McCallus, Joseph P. (1994) Assistant Professor

English

BS, Pennsylvania State University; MA, DA, Catholic University.
McCrillis, Neal R. (1998) Associate Professor

History

Mildred Miller Fort Chair of International Education

BA, Vanderbilt University; MA, PhD, University of Illinois-Chicago.
McCrumb, Dawn K. (1995) Assistant Professor

Physical Education

BS, MEd, Salisbury State University.
McGinnis, Callie B. (1974) Associate Professor

Library Science

Director, Simon Schwob Memorial Library

BA, Rhodes College; MS, Louisiana State University.
McHenry, James P. (1996) Assistant Professor

English

BA, St. Ambrose College; MA, Middle Tennessee State University; PhD, Ohio University.
McQueen, Tena F. (1972) Associate Professor

Science

BS, University of Louisville; MEd, Auburn University.
Meisel, Jr., Lawrence P. (1990) Assistant Professor

Counseling

BA, Montclair State College; Med, Trenton State College; EdD, Auburn University.
Mion, Mario R. (1975) Professor

Political Science

Acting Chair, Department of Political Science

BA, Western Michigan University; MA, PhD, University of Wisconsin; Educator of the Year, 1989-90.
Mitchell-Tibbs, Marlene P. (1983) Professor

Nursing

Director, Baccalaureate Nursing Program

BSN, Medical College of Georgia; MN, PhD, Emory University.
Mitifu, Faida M. (1997) Assistant Professor

French

BA, National University of Zaire; MFS, Auburn University; PhD, University of Georgia.
Murzyn, John S. (1970) Professor

History

AB, Villanova University; MA, PhD, New York University.
Myers, John B. (1970) Professor

History

BA, MA, PhD, Florida State University; Educator of the Year, 1987-88; Faculty Service Award, 1985-86.
Nall, Kenny (1994) Adjunct Professor

Respiratory Therapy

BS, Emory University; MD, Medical College of Georgia.
Nesmith, Jaynie L. (1991) Associate Professor

Early Childhood Education

Assistant to the Vice President for Academic Affairs

Acting Dean, University College

BS, Auburn University; MEd, Georgia State University; MEd, Columbus State University; EdD, Auburn University. Faculty Service Award, 1993-94.
Newton, Richard (1998) Assistant Professor

Sociology and Gerontology

BS, MA, Indiana State University; PhD, Iowa State University of Science and Technology.
Norlin, Virginia J. (1995) Assistant Professor

Educational Technology

BA, Fairleigh Dickinson University; MA, University of Hartford; EdS, Southern Connecticut University.
Norris, Terry D. (1976) Professor

Criminal Justice

Chair, Department of Criminal Justice

BS, MS, East Texas State University; PhD, Oklahoma State University; Educator of the Year, 1981-82.
Noviello, Sheri R. (1991) Associate Professor

Nursing

BSN, Columbus State University; MSN, Troy State University.
O=Hara, Margaret T. (1997) Assistant Professor

Information Systems

BS, Seton Hall University; PhD, University of Georgia.
Oppenheimer, Peter H. (1997) Assistant Professor

Finance

AA, The Florida State University; BS, University of South Carolina-Columbia; MBA, PhD, Georgia State University.
Owen, William James (1995) Assistant Professor

English

BA, MA, North Carolina State University; PhD, The University of Virginia.
Panos, George (1973) Associate Professor

Mental Health

Director, Health Science

BS, College of Charleston; MEd, PhD, University of South Carolina.
Pate, Alice K. (1997) Assistant Professor

History

BA, MA, Auburn University; PhD, The Ohio State University.
Peace, Julia H. (1992) Assistant Professor

Learning Support

BS, Georgia College and State University; MS, University of Tennessee Center for Health Sciences.
Peiken, Alan S. (1978) Adjunct Professor

Respiratory Therapy

BS, The University of Chicago; MD, The George Washington University.
Petite, Joseph M. (1980) Professor

Basic Studies

BA, Hunter College; MA, PhD, Kansas State University.
Purnell, Judy A. (1989) Instructor

Social Sciences

BA, Tuskegee University; MS, Troy State University.
Rainey, Archie W. (1974) Professor

Criminal Justice

BS, MS, University of Tennessee; PhD, Union Graduate School, Union for Experimenting Colleges and Universities.
Richman, Harvey (1997) Assistant Professor

Psychology

AA, Broward Community College; BA, Florida Atlantic University; MA, PhD, University of North Carolina at Greensboro.
Riggins, Sharon (1992) Adjunct Instructor

Respiratory Therapy

BS, Columbus State University.
Riggsby, Dutchie S. (1972) Professor

Educational Technology

BS, MS, Troy State University; EdD, Auburn University.
Ripple, Rochelle P. (1990) Associate Professor

Educational Leadership

BPS, Pace University; MEd, EdD, Temple University; Faculty Service Award, 1996-97.
Roberts, Ellen L. (1987) Associate Professor

Physical Education

BS, Mississippi University for Women; MA, University of Alabama-Birmingham; EdD, University of North Carolina at Greensboro.
Rosenthal, Ann (1997) Assistant Professor

Communication

AA, Northeastern Oklahoma Agricultural and Mechanical Junior College; BA, Southeastern Oklahoma State University; MA, Auburn University; PhD, University of Southern Mississippi.
Ross, Daniel W. (1990) Associate Professor

English

Acting Chair, Department of Language and Literature

BA, MA, University of Georgia; PhD, Purdue University.
Rulli, Richard J. (1998) Assistant Professor

Music

BM, BME, University of Northern Colorado; MM, Ithaca College.
Rumbelow, Robert W. (1996) Assistant Professor

Music

BM, MMEd, MM, Texas Tech University; DMA, University of Rochester.
Rutland, Carole L. (1993) Assistant Professor

Science Education

Director, Coca-Cola Space Science Center

BSEd, MEd, Columbus State University; PhD, Georgia State University.
Schild, Mary E. (1972) Associate Professor

Psychology

Chair, Department of Psychology and Sociology

BA, University of Georgia; MA, PhD, University of Virginia. Educator of the Year, 1993-94.
Schwartz, Brian W. (1996) Assistant Professor

Biology

BS, University of Memphis; PhD, University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Schwimmer, David R. (1978) Professor

Geology

BS, University of Wisconsin; MA, State University of New York at Buffalo; PhD, State University of New York at Stony Brook; Faculty Research and Scholarship Award, 1994-95.
Scialla, Ning Tien (1997) Assistant Professor

Music

BM, MM, Eastman School of Music; DMA, Louisiana State University.
Seifu, Abiye (1991) Associate Professor

Engineering

BSE, Haile Selassie University; MSE, University of Michigan; PhD, Rensselaer Polytechnical Institute.
Sheeks, Gina K. (1993) Assistant Professor

Communication

BS, MS, Murray State University.
Shoemaker, David W. (1994) Associate Professor

Science Education

Chair, Department of Curriculum and Instruction

BS, MS, University of Alabama; EdS, PhD, Georgia State University.
Snipes, Robin L. (1996) Assistant Professor

Marketing

BBA, MBA, Columbus State University; PhD, Auburn University.
Stanton, George E. (1969) Professor

Biology

Chair, Department of Biology

BS, Bucknell University; PhD, University of Maine; Distinguished Professor of the Year, 1972-73; Vice President's Award, 1984-85.
Stephens, Charlotte S. (1990) Associate Professor

Information Systems

Director, Graduate Studies

BA, Georgia State University; MBA, PhD, Auburn University.
Stewart, Jr., Jack C. (1972) Professor

Educational Foundations

AB, Georgia State University; MEd, Georgia Southern College; EdD, University of Alabama.
Stinson, Gerald L. (1974) Assistant Professor

Mathematics

BA, Columbus State University; MS, Auburn University.
Stokes, Glenn D. (1983) Professor

Biology

Associate Dean, College of Science

BS, University of Rhode Island; PhD, Pennsylvania State University.
Stratford, Sandra K. (1978) Associate Professor

Library Science

BA, Columbus State University; MLib, Emory University; PhD, University of Alabama; Faculty Service Award, 1994-95.
Taylor, Michaell K. (1976) Professor

Physical Education and Recreation

BSEd, MSEd, University of Georgia; EdD, University of Alabama; Faculty Service Award, 1997-98.
Teasley, Patricia R. (1990) Associate Professor

Nursing

BSN, College of St. Scholastica; MSN, San Jose State University; Certified Clinical Specialist in Medical-Surgical Nursing, American Nurses' Association.
Thomas, John J. (1974) Professor

Philosophy

BA, LaSalle College; MA, PhD, University of Miami.
Thomson, Neal F. (1994) Assistant Professor

Management

AA, Florida Community College at Jacksonville; BS, MBA, PhD, Florida State University.
Titus, Jackie K. (1974) Associate Professor

Mental Health

BA, Concord College; MEd, Georgia State University; Educator of the Year, 1976-77; Faculty Service Award, 1989-90; NCC.
Trigg, Rodger R. (1975) Professor

Accounting

BS, MS, University of Southern Mississippi; PhD, University of Arkansas; CPA.
Truitt, G. Brent, Major (1998) Professor

Military Science

Chair, Department of Military Science

BBA, Sam Houston State University; MS, Troy State University.
Tu, Renjin (1994) Associate Professor

Mathematics

BS, East China, Normal University; MS, Shanghai University of Science and Technology; PhD, Wichita State University.
VanCleave, Jr., Albert R. (1971) Professor

Mathematics

BA, Alabama College; MA; University of Alabama; PhD, Auburn University.
Vander Gheynst, Paul J. (1972) Professor

Music

Dean, College of Arts and Letters

BM, Indiana University, MM, EdD Mus, University of Illinois; Educator of the Year, 1980-81.
Wadkins, Mary J. (1971) Associate Professor

History

BA, Columbus State University; MA, Auburn University; Educator of the Year, 1985-1986.
West, Suzanne T. (1993) Assistant Professor

Nursing

BSN, MSN, Medical College of Georgia.
Wharry, Cheryl W. (1997) Assistant Professor

Linguistics

BA, Oral Roberts University; MA, PhD, Oklahoma State University.
Williams, Bonita F. (1996) Assistant Professor

Middle Grades Education

BA, Goucher College; MEd, The Johns Hopkins University; EdD, Temple University.
Wirt, Ronald L. (1981) Associate Professor

Music

BA, Reed College; MM, Juilliard School of Music; DMA, Manhattan School of Music.
Woolbright, David E. (1974) Professor

Computer Science

BS, Davidson College; MAT, Emory University; PhD, Auburn University.
Wright, Burley W. (1993) Assistant Professor

Computer Science

BS, MBA, Columbus State University.
Yates, Jerrel K. (1976) Professor

Mathematics/Computer Science

BS, University of Mississippi; MS, Texas A&M University; PhD, University of Mississippi.
Yoo, Seong-Moo (1996) Assistant Professor

Computer Science

BA, Seoul National University; MA, PhD, University of Texas at Arlington.
Zanev, Vladimir S. (1996) Associate Professor

Computer Science

MS, PhD, Sofia University.
Zuiderveen, Jeffrey A. (1994) Assistant Professor

Biology

BS, Western Michigan University; PhD, University of Kentucky.

 

Emeriti Faculty

*Adams, Olin B. (1960) Associate Professor

History

BBA, Emory University; MA, George Peabody College; PhD, Florida State University.
*Amundson, Richard J. (1966) Professor

History

BA, Augustana College; MA, PhD, Florida State University; Distinguished Professor of the Year, 1967-68, 1975-76; Faculty Service Award, 1987-88.
Anderson, John H. (1969) Professor

Music

BM, Conservatory of Music of Kansas City, Missouri; MM, University of Michigan; PhD, Catholic University.
*Bailey, Benjamin F. (1963) Professor

History

BS, United States Naval Academy; MA, PhD, Florida State University; Distinguished Professor of the Year, 1964-65.
Blackmon, Mary V. (1959) Professor

Physical Education

AB, Georgia State College for Women; MS, University of Tennessee.
Bohannon, John L. (1970) Associate Professor

Finance

BBA, MBA, University of Georgia.
*Brown, Jack A. (1962) Professor

English

BA, MA, University of Miami; PhD, University of Florida.
Brown, Wimberly E. (1958) Professor, Associate Director

Student Services

BA, University of Georgia; MA, Peabody College.
Caproni, Bettyesue R. (1976) Associate Professor

Nursing

BA, Columbus State University; MSN, Medical College of Georgia.
Cash, Dewey B. (1958) Professor

Mathematics

BS, MEd, MS, Auburn University.
Clark, Flora M. (1971) Professor

Biology

BS, MAT, Alabama College; PhD, University of Tennessee.
Clark, Neil P. (1969) Professor

Science Education

BBA, University of Georgia; MEd, EdD, Auburn University.
Clements, Frank M. (1959) Professor

Physical Education

BS, Georgia Teachers College; MS, University of Tennessee.
Crim, John W. (1977) Professor

Management

BME, Marquette University; MBA, University of Buffalo; PhD, Georgia State University.
Duncan, Frances M. (1970) Professor

Mental Retardation

BA, Barnard College of Columbia University; MS, EdD, Auburn University; Vice President=s Award, 1983-84.
*Dwyer, James J. (1968) Associate Professor

History

BS, Florida Southern College; MA, Stetson University.
Gibson, Hal J. (1976) Professor

Music

BM, Southern Methodist University; MMEd, Southern Methodist University.
*Hackett, Paul T. (1970) Assistant Professor

English

AB, MA, Gonzaga University; MA, University of Houston.
Hatfield, Dorothy (1958) Associate Professor, Director

English

BS, MA, Auburn University; Distinguished Professor of the Year, 1965-66.
Henderson, Bob G. (1975) Professor

Educational Foundations

BSEd, Southern Illinois University; MA, PhD, George Peabody College.
Henderson, Malcolm (1970) Professor

Finance

BBA University of Georgia; MS University of Tennessee; PhD University of Alabama.
*Holmes, Joel H. (1983) Associate Professor

Library

BS, Jacksonville State University; MSLS, Florida State University.
Howell, Robert S. (1961) Associate Professor

Finance

BS, Syracuse University; MBA, Florida State University.
Land, Arthur J. (1971) Professor

Educational Administration

BA, MRC, EdD, University of Florida.
*Lee, Virginia C. (1961) Associate Professor

Library Science

BS, Appalachian State College; MS, Peabody College.
LeNoir, William C. (1960) Professor, Dean

Botany

BS, Maryville College; MS, PhD, University of Georgia.
*Livengood, Mary L. (1958) Registrar

Student Services

BA, University of Cincinnati; MS, Auburn University.
McLendon, Alvin (1958) Professor

Physical Science

BS, Georgia Southern College; MA, George Peabody College; MS, Oklahoma State University; EdD, Auburn University.
Milian, Helen T. (1967) Professor, Chair

Nursing

BSN, Emory University; MSN, Emory University.
Mock, W. Lindsey (1961) Vice President

Student Affairs

BS, MEd, EdD, University of Georgia.
*Nance, Kenneth (1958) Professor

Biology

BA, MA, EdS, Peabody College.
Parker, Charles A. (1969) Professor

Education

BS, Georgia Southern College; MEd, Auburn University; EdD, Columbia University Teachers College.
*Petlewski, Paul J. (1971) Associate Professor

English

BA, University of Detroit; MA, PhD, University of Florida.
Phelps, Ferinez B. (1970) Professor

Political Science

BA, JD, University of Texas; MA, Eastern New Mexico University; PhD, Texas Tech University.
Ragsdale, Charles F. (1965) Professor

Physical Education and Recreation

BS, MEd, Georgia Southern College.
Riggsby, Ernest D. (1969) Professor

Science Education

BS, Tennessee Polytechnic Institute; BA, MA, EdS, EdD, George Peabody College.
Robinson, Thelma M. (1970) Counselor

Counseling and Placement

BS, Savannah State College; MEd, Tuskegee University.
Safar, Milo R. (1971) Associate Professor, Program Director

Dental Hygiene

BS, DDS, University of Illinois.
*Sanders, James O. (1961) Vice President

Business and Finance

BA, University of Georgia; MBA, Ohio State University.
*Sears, Robert L. (1969) Professor

Education

BSEd, Georgia Southern College; MA, EdD, University of Georgia.
Voynich, John J. (1969) Professor

Management

MS, PhD, Southern Illinois University; JD, John Marshall Law School.
Wabo, Sister Mary Ann (1971) Associate Professor

Nursing

BSNEd, University of Dayton; MEd, Duquesne University.
*Webb, Joe S. (1968) Professor

Criminal Justice

BS, Western New Mexico University; MS, University of Southern California.
Whitley, Thomas Y. (1958) President

Education

AB, MEd, University of Georgia; EdD, University of Texas.
Whitman, Harold L. (1969) Professor

Reading Education

BS, MEd, EdD, Auburn University; Faculty Service Award, 1995-96.
Zimmerly, Belle M. (1980) Associate Professor

Marketing

BS, MS, PhD, University of Illinois.

*Deceased


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