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Faculty

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.

Arrighi, C. Jean (1992) Associate 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

BSEd, MEd, EdD, University of Georgia.

 

Ballenger, Julie A. (1995) Associate Professor Botany

BA, Central University of Iowa; MS, Fort Hays State University; PhD, Miami University.

 

Baltimore, Michael L. (1994) Associate 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.

 

Barnes, Pat H. (1996) Assistant Professor Educational Psychology

Director, College of Education Outreach Services

BS, Texas Women’s University; MEd, EdD, Auburn University.

 

Batastini, Peggy H. (1973) Associate Professor Nursing

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.

 

Beaty, J. Larry (1999) Associate Professor Educational Leadership

BS, Troy State University; MS, EdD, Auburn University.

 

Bell, Jr., C. Leary (1976) Professor Mathematics

Acting Director, Division of Continuing and Regional Education Services

Director, ICAPP Program

BSEd, Georgia Southwestern College; MS, PhD, Auburn University.

 

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.

Bollis-Pecci, Tamara S. (1999) Assistant Professor Communication

BA, University of Florida; MA, University of Memphis.

 

Branscomb, Jennifer F. (1994) Instructor Physical Education

Athletic Trainer

BS, Bowling Green State University; MEd, Eastern Kentucky University.

 

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

Director, College of Education Undergraduate Services and Field Experiences

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.

Causey, Virginia E. (2000) Assistant Professor Social Science Education

BA, Samford University; MA, PhD, Emory 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; Faculty Service Award, 1998-99.

Church, Warren B. (1999) Assistant Professor Archeology/Anthropology

BA, MA, University of Colorado; MPhil, PhD, Yale 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.

 

Cotton, Rhonda M. (1999) Assistant Professor Basic Studies

BS, Auburn University; MEd, Columbus State University.

 

Crutchfield, Lori B. (1995) Associate 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; Educator of the Year, 1998-99.

 

 

Daniels, Michael J. (1980) Professor Economics

Associate Dean, Abbott Turner College of Business

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.

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.

 

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.

 

Dugat-Green, Anita (1998) Temporary Instructor English

BA, MA, Texas A & M University.

 

Dunlap, John T. (1969) Professor Philosophy

BA, MA, PhD, University of Georgia.

 

 

Eck, Hunter E. (1999) Instructor Library Science

BS, Georgia College and State University; MLIS, University of South Carolina.

 

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.

 

 

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.

 

Fisher, Gerald P. (1999) Assistant Professor Criminal Justice

BA, California State University-Northridge; MS, California State University-Sacramento; MS, Northern Arizona University.

 

Fleck, Jr., Robert A. (1986) Distinguished Professor Information Systems

AB, Ripon College; MBA, PhD, University of Illinois.

 

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.

 

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, MSG 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.

Garza, Efrain E. (1999) Assistant Professor Spanish

BA, University of Texas at Brownsville; MA, PhD, Texas Tech University.

 

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.

 

Georgecink, Susan H. (1999) Assistant Professor English

BA, University of Notre Dame; MA, University of Alabama; PhD, University of Washington.

Gibson, Gwen (1996) Assistant Professor Political Science

BA, Alabama Polytechnic Institute; MS, Shippenburg State College; PhD, Auburn University.

 

Gibson, Richard G. (1982) Professor Mathematics

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 Mathematics 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) 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

AB, Huntingdon College; MA, University of Iowa; PhD, University of Missouri.

 

Hall, Martha C. (1999) Assistant Professor Educational Leadership

BSEd, MEd, EdD, Auburn University.

 

Halverson, Stephen P. (1973) Associate Professor Early Childhood Education

Associate Dean, College of Education

BSEd, Syracuse University; MEd, EdD, University of Georgia.

 

Hamilton, Kathryn M. (1998) Temporary Instructor English

BA, Mississippi State; MEd, Columbus State University.

 

Hamilton, William C. (1973) Professor Management

BS, MBA, Mississippi State University; DBA, Louisiana Tech University.

 

Hanley, Thomas B. (1976) Professor Geology

Acting Chair, Department of Chemistry and 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.

 

Harvey, Heather L. (1999) Assistant Professor Public Health

BA, Queens College; MS, University of Tennessee; DePH, University of South Carolina at Columbia.

 

Hassani, Hassan M. (1994) Assistant Professor Basic Studies

BS, Auburn University; MS, Troy State University.

 

Hawkins, Amanda B. (1994) Associate Professor Nursing

AA, Columbus State University; BSN, George Mason University; MSN, Troy State University.

 

Hendricks, Harlan J. (1999) Assistant Professor Biology

BA, LaGrange College; MS, Auburn University; PhD, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and 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 Educational Leadership

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.

Hoft, Jr., John W. (1999) Instructor Library Science

BSBA, University of Florida; JD, South Texas College of Law; MA, University of South Florida.

 

Hogg, Rose M. (1992) Assistant Professor Nursing

ASN, BSN, MSN, Troy State University.

 

Holland, Rodger G. (1994) Associate Professor Accounting

BS, MA, University of Alabama; PhD, Ohio State University.

 

Hollis, Rhonda K. (1988) Associate Professor Nursing

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) Associate 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.

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) Professor Mathematics

BS, Brescia College; MS, PhD, Georgia Institute of Technology.

 

Hunt, Barbara J. (1975) Professor English

BA, Case Western Reserve University; MA, Indiana University; PhD, Peabody College of Vanderbilt 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.

 

Ionascu, Eugen (1999) Assistant Professor Mathematics

BS, Al. Ioan Cuza University; MS, University of Bucharest; PhD, Texas A & M University.

 

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.

 

Kuforiji, Paulina O. (1999) Assistant Professor Educational Technology

BS, Ahmadu Bello University; MEd, University of Pittsburgh; EdD, West Virginia University.

 

Kurkovsky, Stanislav (1999) Assistant Professor Computer Science

BS/MS, Moscow Engineering Physics Institute; MS, PhD, University of Southwestern Louisiana.

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; Faculty Research and Scholarship Award, 1998-99.

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) Assistant Professor Library Science

BA, Michigan State University; MLIS, Louisiana State University.

Long, Richard P. (1991) Associate Professor Communication

Acting Chair, Department of Communication
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.

Maples, Lee (1999) Assistant Professor Theatre

BFA, Auburn University; MFA, Southern Illinois University at Carbondale.

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; EdD, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and 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.

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, Rita A. (1999) Assistant Professor Early Childhood Education

BA, Dillard University; MA, Howard University; EdD, Texas Southern University.

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

Dean, University College
BS, Auburn University; MEd, Georgia State University; MEd, Columbus State University; EdD, Auburn University; Faculty Service Award, 1993-94.

Newtson, Richard L. (1998) Assistant Professor Sociology and Gerontology

BS, MA, Indiana State University; PhD, Iowa State University of Science and Technology.

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.

Oberlander, Lisa M. (1998) Assistant Professor Music

BMEd, Indiana University-Bloomington, MM, DMA, Arizona State University.

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.

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.

Peterson, Kevin M. (1997) Assistant Professor Mathematics

AA, Broward Community College; BS, University of Central Florida; MS, PhD, University of Florida

Purnell, Judy A. (1989) Instructor Social Sciences

BA, Tuskegee University; MS, Troy State University.

Rainey, Archie W. (1974) Professor Criminal Justice

Coordinator, Justice Administration Outreach
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.

Riggsby, Dutchie S. (1972) Professor Educational Technology

BS, MS, Troy State University; EdD, Auburn University.

Ripple, Rochelle P. (1990) Professor Educational Leadership

BPS, Pace University; MEd, EdD, Temple University; Faculty Service Award, 1996-97.

Roberts, Ellen L. (1987) 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

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.

Schmidt, Mark S. (1999) Assistant Professor Psychology

BS, MS, Georgia College; PhD, University of Georgia.

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.

Shalishali, Maurice K. (1998) Associate Professor Economics

BS, National University of Zaire; MS, PhD, Auburn University.

Shaw, Amy G. (1999) Instructor Basic Studies

BA, Huntingdon College; MEd, Columbus State University.

Sheeks, Gina K. (1993) Assistant Professor Communication

Director, Career Center
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.

Stinson, Gerald L. (1974) Associate 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.

Taddie, Daniel L. (1999) Professor Music

BA, Marycrest College; MA, MFA, PhD, University of Iowa.

Tarsi, Nancy L. (1999) Assistant Professor Educational Psychology and Research

BS, Trenton State College; MEd, Lehigh University, PhD, University of Tennessee-Knoxville.

Taylor, Michaell K. (1976) Professor Physical Education and Recreation

BSEd, MSEd, University of Georgia; EdD, University of Alabama; Faculty Service Award, 1997-98.

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.

Townsend, Terri M. (1999) Instructor Library Science

BA, Columbus State University; MS, Clark Atlanta University.

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.

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.

Winkler, Elizabeth G. (1999) Assistant Professor English

AB, MA, Ohio University; PhD, Indiana University.

Wirt, Ronald L. (1981) 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

Acting Chair, Department of 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.

Atkins, James T. (1974) Professor Education

ABJ, University of Georgia; MA, EdD, George Peabody College for Teachers.

*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.

Carlisle, Earnest (1969) Professor Mathematics Education

BS, Huntingdon College; MEd, EdD, Auburn University.

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.

Rodgers, Hugh I. (1967) Professor History

BA, MA, University of Alabama; PhD, University of Texas.

*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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