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Jang, Ben W. L.; Professor and Head, Chemistry; B.S., National Taiwan University; Ph.D., University of Texas at Arlington.
Jacobs, Kathryn; Professor, Literature and Languages; B.A., M.A., University of Michigan; M.A., Ph.D., Harvard University.
Johnson, Gail; Associate Professor in Psychology and Special Education and Assistant Dean of Education and Human Services; B.S., M.A., Ph.D., University of Missouri-Columbia.
Johnson, Sharon M.; Professor, Educational Leadership and Associate Vice President for Student Access and Success; B.S., East Texas State University; M.Ed., Colorado State University; Ph.D., University of Colorado.
Johnson-Walton, Lindsey; Lecturer, Agricultural Sciences; B.S., M.S., Texas A&M University-Commerce.
Johnston, Gail; Associate Director, James G. Gee Library; B.S.Ed., East Texas Baptist University; M.L.S., University of North Texas.
Johnston, Lon; Associate Professor, Social Work; B.A., Baylor University; M.S.S.W., University of Louisville; Ph.D., Southern Seminary.
Jones, Beth; Assistant Professor, Psychology and Special Education; B.S., M.Ed., Texas A&M University; Ph.D., Lousisiana State University.
Jones, Curtis; Assistant Professor, Agricultural Sciences; B.S., M.S., Texas A&M University; Ph.D., Louisiana State University.
Judd, Rebecca Assistant Professor, Social Work; B.S.W., Texas A&M University-Commerce; M.S.W., D.S.W., University of Texas at Arlington
Justice, Madeline C. Professor and Head, Educational Leadership; B.A., M.A., Texas Woman’s University; Ed.D., East Texas State University.
Kapp, Linda Assistant Professor, Accounting, Economics and Finance; B.S., University of North Texas; M.B.A., Ed.D., Texas A&M University-Commerce
Keenan, Charles; Clinical Instructor, Psychology and Special Education; B.A., Marshall University; M.A., Ph.D., Texas A&M University-Commerce.
Keenan, Marsha; Systems Librarian, James G. Gee Library; B.S., M.P.A., East Texas State University; M.L.S., Texas Woman’s University.
Kelly, Daniel; Assistant Professor, Music; B.S., Austin Peav State University; M.M., D.M.A., University of Illinois.
Kernek, Courtney; Instructor, Marketing and Management; B.B.A., M.B.A., Ph.D., Texas A&M University-Commerce.
Kimbrough, Sandy; Associate Professor and Assistant Head, Health and Human Performance; B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Texas A&M University.
King, Chad; Assistant Professor, Political Science; B.A., University of Maine; M.A., Ph.D., Stony Brook University.
Klypchak, Carrie; Assistant Professor, Mass Media, Communication and Theatre; B.F.A., M.A., Southwest Texas University; Ph.D., Bowling Green University.
Knight, Michael; Assistant Professor, Mass Media, Communication and Theatre; B.A., Texas A&M University-Commerce; M.F.A., University of Mississippi.
Kopachena, Jeffrey G.; Professor and Head, Biological and Environmental Sciences; B.S., M.S., University of Manitoba; Ph.D., University of Toronto.
Kowalsky, Sharon; Assistant Professor, History; B.A., Washington University; M.A., Ph.D., University of North Carolina.
Krueger, Lacy Assistante Professor, Psychology and Special Education; B.S., Texas A&M University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Virginia
Kuracina, William Assistant Professor, History; B.S., Clarkson University; M.A., State University College at Buffalo; Ph.D., Syracuse University
Lancaster, Tina Instructor and Mentor, Business Administration and Management Information Systems; B.S., M.S., Texas A&M University-Commerce
Lancaster, William Ad Interim Business Reference Librarian; B.A., Brigham Young University; M.A., East Texas State University.
Langford, Hal Professor of Marketing and Management and Dean of the College of Business and Technology; B.S.IM. Clemson University; M.B.A., Ph.D., Georgia State University.
Larkin, Charlotte; Assistant Professor, Applied Sciences; B.B.A., Texas Tech University; M.S., Ed.D., Texas A&M University-Commerce.
Leist, James; Assistant Professor, Educational Leadership; B.S., Texas State University; M.S., Michigan State University; M.Ed., University of Central Oklahoma; Ph.D., Texas Tech University.
Lester, Derek; Assistant Professor, Educational Leadership; B.A., Central Washington University; M.A., New Mexico State University; Ph. D., University of Nevada.
Li, Boa-An; Professor and Head, Physics; B.S., Lanzhou University; Ph.D., Michigan State University.
Lee, Don Royce; Professor, Biological and Environmental Sciences; B.S., Lamar University; M.S., East Texas State University; Ph.D., Oregon State University.
Lenchner, Paul; Professor of Political Science; A.B., Franklin and Marshall College; M.A., Ph.D., Cornell University.
Linek, Wayne M.; Professor, Curriculum and Instruction; B.S., M.Ed., Cleveland State University; Ph.D., Kent State University.
Lopez, Jose; Assistant Professor, Agricultural Sciences; B.B.A., Ave Maria College of the Americas; M.S., Ph.D., Texas Tech University.
Loving, Ajamu; Assistant Professor, Accounting/Economics/Finance; B.A., Morehouse College; Ph.D., Texas Tech University.
Lu, Shulan; Associate Professor, Psychology and Special Education; B.S., Nanjiang Broadcasting University, China; M.A., Zhejiang University, China; Ph.D., The University of Memphis.
Lumadu, Richard; Assistant Professor, Educational Leadership; Bachelor of Intercultural Ministries, New Tribes Institute; Bachelor of Theology, Trinity College of the Bible; Master of Theology, Dallas Theological Seminary; Ph.D., University of North Texas.
Lyman-Henley, Lani; Lecturer in Biological and Environmental Sciences and Director of Animal Care Facility; B.A., University of California; M.S., Ph.D., University of Tennessee.
Lyons, Inmaculada Cívico; Assistant Professor, Literature and Languages; B.A., University of Seville; M.A., Texas A&M University-Commerce; Ph.D., The University of Texas at Austin.
Manton, Edgar; Professor, Business Administration and Management Information Systems; B.S., U.S. Naval Academy; M.S., D.B.A., Florida State University.
Mahon, Dione; Library Catatlog Department Head; B.S., East Texas State University; M.L.S., Texas Woman's University.
Manus, Brent; Dean of the College of Education and Human Services; B.S., Utah State University; M.S., University of Oregon; Ed.D., University of Utah.
Masten, William G. Associate Professor, Psychology and Special Education; B.S., M.A., Michigan State University; M.S., Emporia State University; Ph.D., Mississippi State University.
Matthei, Linda M. Associate Professor, Sociology and Criminal Justice and Director of Liberal Studies; B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of California-Irvine.
McCoy, Deah Assistant Clinical Instructor, Curriculum and Instruction; B.A., Sam Houston State University; M.Ed., Texas A&M University-Commerce.
McCrary, Donna Assistant Professor, Curriculum and Instruction; B.S., Texas Tech University; M.S., Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary; Ph.D., University of North Texas.
McFarland, Keith D. Professor, History; B.S. in Ed., Kent State University; M.A., Ph.D., Ohio State University.
Meek, Darla; Lecturer, Music; B.M., Dallas Baptist University; M.M., Southern Methodist University.
Menendez, Rita; Assistant Professor, Curriculum and Instruction; B.S., Florida International University; M.S., Hunter College; Ph.D., University of Miami.
Mete, Mutlu; Assistant Professor, Computer Science and Information Systems; B.S. Dokuz Eylul University; Ph.D. University of Arkansas at Little Rock.
Miller, Joyce E.; Associate Professor, Curriculum and Instruction; B.A., M.Ed., Ph.D., North Texas State University.
Miller, Mary Francis; Instructor, Accounting, Economics, and Finance; B.S., M.S., New Mexico State University.
Miller, Michael C.; Professor, Art; B.F.A., Texas State University; M.F.A., University of California.
Mintu-Wimsatt, Alma T.; Professor, Marketing and Management; B.S., University of Philippines; M.B.A., Ph.D., University of Kentucky.
Mitchell, Gregory; Director, Library; B.A. Concordia College; M.S., University of Kentucky; M.A., Morehead State University
Montgomery, Kent; Associate Professional Track and Planetarium Director, Physics and Astronomy; B.S., Montana State University; M.S., San Diego State University;Ph.D., Boston University
Moore, Brenda; Associate Professor, Interim Head and BSW Program Director, Social Work; B.S.W., Texas Christian University; M.S.S.W., Ph.D., University of Texas at Arlington.
Morrow, Michael H.; Associate Professor, Music; B.S., Indiana State University; M.M., Morehead State University.
Myers, Chris A.; Associate Professor, Marketing and Management; B.S., United States Air Force Academy; M.S., Ph.D., University of Texas at Dallas.
Naizer, Gilbert L.; Professor, Curriculum and Instruction, and Assistant Dean of Education and Human Services; B.S., M.Ed., Ph.D., Texas A&M University.
Nash, Ira Chuck; Instructor, Social Work; B.A., M.S.W., California State University.
Nippani, Srinivas; Professor, Accounting, Economics and Finance; B.C., M.C., Osmania University; M.S., Indian Institute of Technology; Ph.D., University of Arkansas.
Northam, Sarah; Business Reference Librarian; B.S., Texas A&M University-Commerce; M.S., University of North Texas.
O'Connor, Kerri; Research Assistant Professor, Educational Leadership; B.S., Southern Arkansas University; M.S., Ed.D., Texas A&M University-Commerce.
Odom, Randy; Associate Professor and Head, Marketing and Management; B.B.A., North Texas State University; M.B.A., East Texas State University; Ph.D., University of Mississippi.
Ogunc, Asli K.; Associate Professor, Accounting, Economics and Finance; B.B.A., Marmara University; M.B.A., Western Michigan University; M.S., Ph.D., Louisiana State University.
Openshaw, Linda; Associate Professor, Social Work; B.S.W., M.S.W., D.S.W., University of Utah.
Ou, Ye-Lin; Assistant Professor, Mathematics; B.S., Guangxi Inst.; M.S., Ph.D., The University of Oklahoma.
Oyler, Jennifer; Assistant Professor, Marketing and Management; B.S., University of Central Arkansas; M.B.a., University of Arkansas at Little Rock; Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Page, Jaimie; Assistant Professor, Social Work; B.S.W., San Diego State University; M.S.W., University of Hawaii; Ph.D., Stony Brook University.
Page, Jim Larkin; Assistant Professor, Curriculum and Instruction; B.A., Baylor University; M.Ed., Angelo State University; Ph.D., University of North Texas.
Pane, Stephanie; Assistant Professor, Marketing and Management; B.S., Texas A&M University; M.S., Ph.D., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.
Parish, Jerry D.; Professor in Engineering & Technology and Interim Dean of the College of Sciences, Engineering and Agriculture; A.S., Grayson County College; B.S., M.Ed., Ed.D., East Texas State University.
Pickering, Lucy; Assoicate Professor, Literature and Languages; B.A., West Sussex Institute of Higher Education; M.A., Ph.D., University of Florida.
Pierce, Benton; Associate Professor, Psychology and Special Education; B.A., M.B.A., M.S., Ph.D., Texas A&M University.
Piper, Neil; Instructor, Health and Human Performance and Head Soccer Coach; B.A., M.Ed., Wichita State University.
Pitts, April; Assistant Professor in Political Science and Academic Program Director for Paralegal Studies; B.S., Texas A&M University-Commerce; J.D., Texas Wesleyan University.
Pool, Rodger; Senior Lecturer, Educational Leadership; B.S., M.A., Ed.D., New Mexico State University.
Pryor, Mildred; Professor, Marketing and Management; B.B.A., M.B.A, Memphis State University; Ph.D., University of Mississippi.
Raine, Iva LaVerne; Associate Professor, Curriculum and Leadership; B.A., University of Arkansas-Little Rock; M.S.Ed., University of Central Arkansas at Conway; Ph.D., University of Missouri-Columbia.
Reid, Mark; Assistant Professor, Curriculum and Instruction; B.S., Texas A&M University-Commerce; M.S., Washington State University; Ph.D., University of Texas.
Reid, Robin A; Professor, Literature and Languages; B.A., M.A., Western Washington University; M.A., Middlebury College; Ph.D., University of Washington.
Remhof, Tamara; Library Services Coordinator- Metroplex Center; B.S., University of Nebraska; M.L.S., University of North Texas
Reysen, Stephen; Assistant Professor, Psychology and Special Education; B.A., University of California Santa Cruz; M.A., California State University; Ph.D., University of Kansas.
Ribeiro, Flavio; Assistant Professor, Agricultural Sciences; B.S., FAZU Brazil; M.S., Iowa State University; Ph.D., Texas A&M University.
Roberson, Sam; Assistant Professor, Educational Leadership; B.A., Lubbock Christian University; M.A., New Mexico State University; M.S., Texas Tech University; M.A., University of Texas of the Permian Basin; Ed.D., Baylor University.
Robertson, Harvetta; Associate Professor, Psychology and Special Education; B.S., M.Ed., Ph.D., University of Texas-Austin.
Robinson, Chester; Associate Professor, Counseling; B.A., Bluefield College; M.S., Radford University; M.A., Appalachian State University; Ph.D., University North Carolina.
Rodriguez, Robert; Assistant Professor, Political Science; B.A., University of California; M.A., Ph.D., University of Kansas.
Rogers, Charles Professor, Physics and Computer Science and Information Systems; B.S., M.S., Ph.D., University of Arkansas.
Roggenkamp, Karen Associate Professor, Literature and Languages; B.A., University of Michigan; Ph.D., University of Minnesota.
Ross, Henry H. Lecturer, Health and Human Performance; B.S., Kentucky State University; M.S., Southern Illinois University; Ed.D., Texas A&M University-Commerce.