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College of Science, Engineering, and Agriculture Graduate Faculty

 

Agricultural Sciences
 

Aaron Cooper,
PhD Assistant Professor of Agricultural Sciences.  BS, Texas A&M University-College Station; MS, University of Nebraska-Lincoln; Phd, Texas A&M University-College Station.  Texas A&M University System Graduate Faculty Member.
Derald Harp, PhD Assistant Professor of Agricultural Sciences.  BS, MS, Tarleton State University; PhD, Texas A&M University.
James J. Heitholt, PhD Professor and Head of Agricultural Sciences.  BS, Western Illinois University; MS, University of Missouri; PhD, University of Kentucky.
Jose Lopez, PhD Assistant Professor, Agricultural Sciences; BBA, Ave Maria College of the Americas; MS, PhD, Texas Tech University.
Leah Wickersham, PhD Associate Professor of Agricultural Sciences. BS, Sul Ross State University; MST, Tarleton State University; PhD, Texas A&M University-College Station.
Robert Williams, PhD Associate Professor of Agricultural Sciences.  BS, MS, Texas A&M University-Commerce; PhD, Texas Tech University.

 

Biological and Environmental Sciences

 

Winfred Arnold, PhD Assistant Professor, Biological and Environmental Sciences, BS, MS, Stephen F. Austin State University; PhD, University of North Texas.
Venugopalan Cheriyath, PhD Assistant Professor, Biological And Environmental Sciences; BS, Kerala Agricultural University; MS, PhD, Indian Agricultural Research Institute.  Texas A&M University System Graduate Faculty Member.
Dong Won Choi, PhD Assistant Professor, Biological and Environmental Sciences; BE, Taegu University; MS , Ball State University; PhD, Iowa State University
Haydn Fox, PhD Assistant Professor of Earth Sciences.  BA, Ambassador College; BS, MS, Southeast Missouri State University; PhD, University of South Carolina.
Michael Hanna, PhD Assistant Professor of Biological & Environmental Sciences.  BS, Boston College; MS, Johns Hopkins; MS, PhD, University of Rochester. 
Jeffrey Kopachena, PhD Assistant Professor and Head of Biological Sciences.  BS, MS, University of Manitoba, Canada; PhD, University of Toronto, Canada.

 

Chemistry

 

Laurence Angel, PhD Assistant Professor of Chemistry.  BS, PhD, University of Sussex, United Kingdom.
Allen D. Headley, PhD Professor of Chemistry.  BA, Columbia Union College; PhD Howard University.  Texas A&M University System Graduate Faculty Member.
Ben Jang, PhD Professor & Head of Chemistry.  BS National Taiwan University, Taiwan; PhD University of Texas at Arlington.
Stephen Starnes, PhD Assistant Professor of Chemistry.  BS, PhD, Texas Tech University.

 

Computer Science and Information Systems

 

Abdullah Arslan, PhD Assistant Professor of Computer Science and Information Systems.  BS, Middle East Technical University; MS, University of North Texas; PhD, University of California.
Veradraj Gurupur, PhD Assistant Professor of Computer Science.  BE, Manipal Institute of Tecnology; MS, PhD, University of Alabama at Birmingham; Texas A&M University System Graduate Faculty Member.
Jinoh Kim, PhD  Assistant Professor of Computer Science.  BE, MS, Inha University; PhD, University of Minnesota.
Sam Saffer, PhD Professor of Computer Science and Information Systems.  BA, University of Texas-Austin; MAS, PhD, Southern Methodist University.
Nicholay Sirakov, PhD Associate Professor of Math and Computer Science.  BS, MS, Sofia University; PhD, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Bulgaria.
Sang C. Suh, PhD Associate Professor and Department Head of Computer Science and Information Systems.  BA, Pusan National University, Korea; MS, University of Hawaii; PhD, Southern Methodist University.

 

Engineering & Technology

 

David Anderson, PhD Assistant Professor of Engineering & Technology.  BS, University of Central Oklahoma; MPH, PhD, University of Oklahoma Health Services Center. 
Jason Davis, PhD Associate Professor of Engineering & Technology.  BS, MS, Texas A&M University-Commerce; PhD, Colorado State University.
Brent Donham, EdD Department Head and Associate Professor of Engineering & Technology. BS, New Mexico State University, MS, Stanford University, EdD, Texas A&M University-Commerce.
E. Delbert Horton, PhD Assistant Professor of Engineering & Technology.  BS, Texas Tech University; MS, Stanford University; PhD, University of Texas.
Jerry D. Parish, EdD Professor, Engineering & Technology.  BS, MEd, EdD, East Texas State University.
Gregory Paul Wilson, PhD Assistant Professor of Engineering & Technology.  BS, MS, PhD, Arizona State University.

 

Mathematics

 

Stuart Anderson, PhD Professor of Mathematics.  BA, MS, University of North Texas; PhD, University of Oklahoma.
Hasan Coskun, PhD Associate Professor of Mathematics.  BS, Middle East Technical University, Turkey; MS, Stevens Institute of Technology; PhD, Texas A&M University.
Charles Dorsett, PhD Associate Professor, Mathematics; BS, MS, Stephen F. Austin University; PhD, North Texas State University.
Eileen Faulkenberry, PhD Assistant Professor of Mathematics.  BS, Henderson State University; MS, PhD, Oklahoma State University.
Yelin Ou, PhD Assistant Professor of Mathematics.  BS, Guangxi University for Nationalities, China; MS, PhD, University of Oklahoma.
Nikolay Sirakov, PhD Associate Professor of Math and Computer Science.  BS, MS, Sofia University; PhD, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Bulgaria.

 

Physics and Astronomy

 

Carolos A. Bertulani, PhD Associate Professor of Physics and Astronomy.  BS, MS, Federal University, Brazil; PhD, University of Bonn, Germany.
Anil Chourasia, PhD Professor of Physics and Astronomy.  BS, MS, PhD, Nagpur University, India.
Bao-An Li, PhD Professor of Physics and Astronomy.   BS, Lanzhou University; PhD, Michigan State University.
Charles Rogers, PhD Professor of Physics and Astronomy.  BS, MS, PhD, University of Arkansas.
Kurtis Williams, PhD Assistant Professor of Physics and Astronomy; BS, The Pennsylvania State University; MS, PhD, University of California Santa Cruz.
Matthew A. Wood, PhD Professor and Head of Physics and Astronomy.  BS, Iowa State University; MA, PhD, The University of Texas at Austin.