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College of Education and Human Services

Counseling

 

Amir Abbassi, PhD Assistant Professor of Counseling BA, North Texas State University; MA, PhD, University of North Texas. Associate Member.
Stephen Armstrong, PhD Assistant Professor of Counseling BS, MEd, North Texas State University; PhD, University of North Texas. Associate Member.
Richard S. Balkin, PhD Assistant Professor of Counseling BSEd, MEd, University of Missouri-Columbia; PhD, University of Arkansas. Associate Member.
Linda Ball, EdD Assistant Professor of Counseling BS, MS, EdD, Texas A&M University-Commerce. Associate Member.
Stephen J. Freeman, PhD Professor and Head of Counseling BS, MEd, West Texas A&M University; PhD, University of North Texas. Senior Member.
M. LaVelle Hendricks, EdD Assistant Professor of Counseling BA, Northeast Louisiana University; MEd, University of Louisiana-Monroe; EdD, Texas A&M University-Commerce. Associate Member.
Richard Lampe, EdD Professor of Counseling BS, MS, EdD, Oklahoma State University. Senior Member.
Rochelle Moss, PhD Assistant Professor of Counseling BA, University of Arkansas-Monticello; MEd, PhD, University of Arkansas. Associate Member.
Kathryn Oden, PhD Assistant Professor of Counseling BS, Southeastern Oklahoma State University; MEd, PhD, University of North Texas. Associate Member.
Chester Robinson, PhD Associate Professor of Counseling BA, Bluefield College; MS, Radford University; MA, Appalachian State University; PhD, University of North Carolina at Greensboro. Associate Member.
Carmen Salazar, PhD Associate Professor of Counseling BA, College of Santa Fe; MA, PhD, University of New Mexico. Senior Member.

 Curriculum and Instruction

 

Merry Boggs, PhD Associate Professor of Curriculum and Instruction BA, Auburn University; MEd, Southwest Texas State University; PhD, University of South Florida. Associate Member.
David L. Brown, PhD Professor of Early Childhood Education, Literacy and Curriculum and Instruction BS, MEd, PhD, East Texas State University. Senior Member .
Sharon Chambers, PhD Professor of Secondary and Higher Education and Interim Associate Vice President for Academic and Student Affairs BS, Texas A&M University-Commerce; MEd, Colorado State University; PhD, University of Colorado. Senior Member.
Martha Foote, EdD Associate Professor of Early Childhood Education and Literacy, and Head of Curriculum and Instruction BS, MEd, East Texas State University; EdD, University of North Texas. Senior Member.
Barbara Hammack, PhD Associate Professor of Early Childhood Education BA, MAT, Oklahoma City University; PhD, Texas Woman’s University. Associate Member.
Wayne M. Linek, PhD Professor of Literacy and Curriculum and Instruction BS, MEd, Cleveland State University; PhD, Kent State University. Senior Member.
Joyce E. Kyle Miller, PhD Associate Professor of Secondary Education BA, MEd, PhD, University of North Texas. Senior Member.
Gilbert Naizer, PhD Associate Professor of Curriculum and Instruction and Interim Assistant Dean for the College of Education and Human Services.BS, MEd, PhD, Texas A&M University at College Station. Senior Member.
Jim Larkin Page, PhD Assistant Professor of Curriculum and Instruction BA, Baylor University; MEd, Angelo State University; PhD, University of North Texas. Associate Member.
Iva LaVerne Raine, PhD Associate Professor of Literacy and Curriculum and Instruction BA, University of Arkansas at Little Rock; MSEd, University of Central Arkansas at Conway; PhD, University of Missouri-Columbia. Associate Member.
Mary Beth Sampson, EdD Associate Professor of Literacy and Curriculum and Instruction BS, MEd, EdD, East Texas State University. Senior Member.
Brenda Smith, EdD Assistant Professor of Literacy and Curriculum and Instruction BS, MEd, EdD, Texas A&M University-Commerce. Associate Member.
Elton Stetson, EdD Professor of Curriculum and Instruction and Literacy BS, Southern Nazarene University; MEd, Framington State College; EdD, University of Oklahoma. Senior Member.
Susan Szabo, EdD Assistant Professor of Literacy and Curriculum and Instruction BS, Western Michigan University; MS, PhD, Oklahoma State University. Associate Member.
William Joshua Thompson, PhD Assistant Professor of Early Childhood Education and Curriculum and Instruction BM, Trinity University; MEd, Dallas Baptist University; PhD, University of Texas at Arlington. Associate Member.
Joseph L. Vaughan, Jr., EdD Professor of Literacy BS, MEd, EdD, University of Virginia. Associate Member.
Carole Walker, EdD Associate Professor of Curriculum and Instruction BA, MA, East Texas State University; EdD, University of Florida. Senior Member.

Educational Leadership

 

Wayne Bingham, EdD Assistant Professor of Educational Administration BS, MS, Midwestern State University; EdD University of North Texas. Associate Member.
Casey G. Brown, PhD Assistant Professor of Educational Administration BS, Southeastern Oklahoma University; MEd, PhD, University of Oklahoma. Associate Member.
Rex Carr, PhD Assistant Professor of Educational Administration BS, Fort Hays State University; MS, University of Kansas; PhD, The University of Iowa. Associate Member.
Michael Copeland, EdD Assistant Professor of Educational Administration BA, MEd, Southwest Oklahoma State University; EdD, University of Oklahoma- Norman. Associate Member.
Jason Davis, PhD Assistant Professor of Educational Administration BS, MS, Texas A&M University-Commerce; PhD, Colorado State University. Associate Member.
Sue Espinoza, EdD Professor of Educational Technology and Higher Education BA, MSLS, Case Western Reserve University; EdD, Texas Tech University. Senior Member.
Wade Fish, PhD Assistant Professor of Educational Administration BBA, Baylor University; MA, University of Louisville, MEd, PHD, University of North Texas. Associate Member.
Mary Ann Gaines, EdD Associate Professor of Educational Administration BSE, MEd, University of North Texas; EdD, Texas A&M University-Commerce. Senior Member.
Anita Johnson, EdD Assistant Professor of Educational Administration BS, Angelo State University; MEd, EdD, Stephen F. Austin State University. Associate Member.
Timothy B. Jones, EdD Associate Professor of Educational Administration BA, Stephen F. Austin State University; MS, University of Houston-Clear Lake; EdD, Stephen F. Austin State University. Senior Member.
Madeline Justice EdD Professor of Higher Education and Head of Educational Leadership BA, MA, Texas Woman’s University; EdD, East Texas State University. Senior Member.
Jane MacDonald, PhD Assistant Professor of Educational Administration BS, University of Houston; MEd, PhD, Texas A&M University. Associate Member.
William Ogden, PhD Professor of Higher Education BS, MS, State University of New York at Buffalo; MS, Syracuse University; PhD, University of Wisconsin. Senior Member.
Sam Roberson, EdD Assistant Professor of Educational Administration BA, Lubbock Christian University; MA, New Mexico State University; MS, Texas Tech University; MA, University of Texas-Permian Basin; EdD, Baylor University. Associate Member.
Joyce Scott, PhD Associate Professor of Higher Education BA, University of Connecticut; MA, University of Virginia; PhD, Duke University. Associate Member.
Jon Travis, EdD Professor of Higher Education and Assistant Dean of Graduate Studies and Research. BA, University of Iowa; MA, West Virginia University; EdD, Arizona State University. Senior Member.
James A. Vornberg, PhD Professor of Educational Administration and Interim Dean of the College of Education and Human Services BS, Southeast Missouri State University; MEd, PhD, University of Arizona. Senior Member.
L. Rusty Waller, PhD Assistant Professor of Higher Education BS, MS, Stephen F. Austin State University; PhD, University of North Texas. Associate Member.
Leah Wickersham, PhD Associate Professor of Educational Technology BS, Sul Ross State University; MST, Tarleton State University; PhD, Texas A&M University-College Station. Senior Member.

Health and Human Performance

 

Ken Alford, PhD Associate Professor and Head of Health and Human Performance BA, PhD, University of Texas. Associate Member.
Quynh Dao Dang, PhD Assistant Professor of Health and Human Performance BS, University of Oklahoma; MS, Texas A&M University; PhD, Texas Woman’s University. Associate Member.
Sandra Kimbrough, PhD Assistant Professor of Health and Human Performance BS, MS, PhD, Texas A&M University. Associate Member. Texas A&M University System Graduate Faculty Member.
Brent Mangus, EdD Dean of the College of Education and Human Services and Professor of Health and Human Performance BS, Utah State University; MS, University of Oregan; EdD, University of Utah. Senior Member.
Tara Tietjen-Smith, D.A. Assistant Professor of Health and Human Performance BA, MEd, Northwestern State University (Louisiana); DA, Middle Tennessee State University. Associate Member.
Serge P. von Duvillard, PhD Professor of Health and Human Performance and Director of Human Performance Laboratory BS, MS, State University of New York, College at Cortland; PhD, University of North Texas. Senior Member.
David Waltemyer, PhD Assistant Professor of Health and Human Performance BS, Towson University; MS, PhD, Texas A&M University. Associate Member.
Sandra R. Weeks, PhD Associate Professor of Health and Human Performance and Associate Dean of the College of Education and Human Services BS, MEd, University of Mississippi; PhD, Texas Woman’s University. Associate Member.
Jason Wicke, PhD Assistant Professor of Health and Human Performance BSc, MSc, Laurentian University; PhD, Queen’s University, Canada. Associate Member.

Psychology and Special Education

 

Steven E. Ball, PhD Associate Professor of Psychology BA, PhD, Texas Technological University. Associate Member.
Harry L. Fullwood, PhD Professor of Special Education and Coordinator of Special Education Programs BS, MT, Central State University; PhD, University of Oklahoma. Senior Member.
Bernadette M. Gadzella, PhD Professor of Psychology BEd, University of Alberta, Canada; MEd, PhD, University of Ottawa, Canada. Senior Member.
Raymond Green, PhD Associate Professor of Psychology and Director of the Honors Program BA, Drew University; MS, PhD, Rutgers University. Senior Member.
Tracy Henley, PhD Professor and Head of Psychology BA, PhD, University of Tennessee. Senior Member.
Gail Johnson, PhD Assistant Professor of Psychology and Director of the Clinical Psychology Program BSE, MA, PhD, University of Missouri-Columbia. Associate Member.
William G. Masten, PhD Associate Professor of Psychology and Special Education BS, MA, Michigan State University; MS, Emporia State University; PhD, Mississippi State University. Senior Member.
Timothy Roberts, EdD Associate Professor of Special Education BA, University of Northern Colorado; MA, University of Denver; EdD, University of Northern Colorado. Associate Member.
Harvetta Robertson, PhD Assistant Professor of Special Education BS, MEd, PhD, University of Texas at Austin. Associate Member.
Karin Tochkov, PhD Assistant Professor of Psychology BA, MA, University of Heidelberg, Germany; MA, PhD, University of New York at Albany. Associate Member.
Paul F. Zelhart, PhD Professor of Psychology BA, MA, University of California, San Jose; PhD, University of Alberta, Canada. Senior Member.

Social Work

 

Hugh Clark, PhD Associate Professor of Social Work BA, Millsaps College; MT, Southern Methodist University; MS, PhD, University of Texas at Arlington. Associate Member.
Cynthia Harr, PhD Assistant Professor of Social Work BA Southwestern University; MSSW University of Missouri; PhD Tulane University. Associate Member.
Lon Johnston, PhD Associate Professor of Social Work BA, Baylor University; MSSW, University of Louisville; PhD, Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. Senior Member.
Brenda Moore, PhD Assistant Professor and Head of Social Work BSW, Texas Christian University; MSSW, PhD, University of Texas at Arlington. Associate Member.
Linda Openshaw, PhD Assistant Professor of Social Work BA, MSW, PhD, University of Utah. Senior Member.