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College of Education and Human Services Graduate Faculty

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.
Linda Ball, EdD Assistant Professor of Counseling.  BS, MS, EdD, Texas A&M University-Commerce. Associate Member.
Stephen J. Freeman, PhD Professor 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

 

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 Student Access and Success.  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 and Assistant Dean of Graduate Studies and Research.  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.
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.
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.
Anita Johnson, EdD Assistant Professor of Educational Administration.  BS, Angelo State University; MEd, EdD, Stephen F. Austin State University. Associate 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.
James Leist, PhD Assistant Professor of Higher Education.  BS, Texas State University; MS, Michigan State University; MEd, University of Central Oklahoma; PhD, Texas Tech University.  Associate 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.  BA, University of Iowa; MA, West Virginia University; EdD, Arizona State University. Senior Member.
James A. Vornberg, PhD Professor of Educational Administration.  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.
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.
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.
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.

Social Work

 

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, DSW Associate Professor of Social Work.  BA, MSW, DSW, University of Utah. Senior Member.
Larry Watson, PhD Associate Professor of Social Work.  BS, Texas Tech University; MA, Sam Houston State University; MSSW, PhD, University of Texas at Arlington. Associate Member.