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Sackfield, Judy; Instructor and Associate Athletic Director, Health and Human Performance; B.S., Clemson University; M.A., University of Alabama at Birmingham
Sadler, Theresa; Lecturer, Applied Sciences; B.S., M.S., Texas A&M University-Commerce.
Saffer, Shelley; Professor, Computer Science and Information Systems; B.A., University of Texas at Austin; M.A.S., Ph.D., Southern Methodist University.
Sakoglu, Unal; Assistant Professor, Computer Science & Information Systems; BS., Bilkent University, Ankara, MS., University of New Mexico, Ph.D., University of New Mexico
Salazar, Carmen; Associate Professor, Counseling; B.A., College of Santa Fe; M.A., Ph.D., University of New Mexico.
Sampson, Mary Beth; Professor, Curriculum and Instruction and Associate Dean of Graduate Studies and Research; B.S., M.Ed., Ed.D., East Texas State University.
Sanchez, Luis; Assistant Professor, Music; M.M., D.A., Ball State University.
Schalger, Melinda; Associate Professor, Sociology and Criminal Justice; B.A., University of Texas; M.A. Northwestern University; M.A., Ph.D., Rudgers University
Schneider, Darren; Instructor and Head Coach, Health and Human Performance; B.S., Truman State University; M.S., United States Sports Academy
Schroeder, Jennifer L.; Associate Professor and Assistant Department Head, Psychology and Special Education; B.S., M.S., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Scott, David; Professor/Department Head, Music Department; B.M.E., Baylor University, B.M., Baylor University, M.M., The Ohio State University, Ph.D., The Ohio State University
Scott, Joyce; Associate Professor, Educational Leadership; B.A., University of Connecticut; M.A., University of Virginia; Ph.D., Duke University.
Scott, Virgil; Assistant Professor, Art; B.F.A., M.F.A., University of North Texas.
Sennette, Jennifer; Assistant Professor, Curriculum and Instruction; B.A., University of North Texas; M.E.D., Texas A&M University-Commerce; Ph.D., Ohio State University.
Sewell, Scott; Senior Lecturer, Marketing and Management; B.A., M.B.A., Baylor University; Ed.D., Texas A&M University-Commerce.
Shwiff, Steven S.; Professor and Head, Accounting, Economics and Finance; B.A., University of Texas; M.A., St. Mary’s University; Ph.D., Texas A&M University.
Simpson, Chris; Associate Professor, Counseling; B.S., M.Ed., Ph.D., University of North Texas.
Sinclair, Becky; Assistant Professor, Curriculum and Instruction; B.S., Texas A&M University; MAT, University of Texas at Dallas; Ph.D., Curtin University of Technology.
Singh, Raghu N.; Professor, Sociology and Criminal Justice; B.A., M.A., Punjab University; Ph.D., Mississippi State University.
Singleton, Lymeda; Instructor, Mathematics; B.S., M.Ed., Abilene Christian University.
Sirakov, Nikolay; Associate Professor, Computer Science and Information Systems and Mathematics; M.S., Sofia University; Ph.D., Bulgarian Academy of Sciences.
Slovak, John Paul; Assistant Professor, Biological and Environmental Sciences; B.S., M.S., Ed.D., East Texas State University.
Smith, Carol; Clinical Instructor, Curriculum and Instruction; B.S., M.S., Ed.D., Texas A&M University-Commerce.
Smith, Chad; Assistant Professor, Art; M.S., East Texas State University; M.A., Texas A&M University-Commerce.
Smith, John; Associate Professor, History; B.A., M.A., University of North Carolina; Ph.D., University of Albany.
Smithers, Bonnie; Instructor, Nursing Program; L.V.N., Del Mar College, B.S., Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi, M.P.A., Troy State University, MS.N., Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi
Stanfield, David; Assistant Professor, Educational Leadership; B.S., M.Ed., Ed.D., Texas A&M University-Commerce.
Starnes, Stephen; Assistant Professor, Chemistry; B.S., Ph.D., Texas Tech University.
Stephens, Rebecca; Clinical Instructor, Psychology and Special Education; B.A., Tufts University; M.S., East Texas State University.
Stetson, Elton G.; Professor, Curriculum and Instruction; B.S., Bethany Nazarene College; M.Ed., Framingham State College; Ed.D., University of Oklahoma.
Stewart, Fred R.; Instructor, Mass Media, Communication and Theatre; B.A., University of Texas, Tyler; M.A., Morehead State University.
Stewart, James; Associate Professor, social Work; M.S.W., D.S.W., Florida State University
Stewart, Susan Louise; Associate Professor, Literature and Languages; B.A., M.A., Southwest Missouri State University; Ph.D., Illinois State University.
StJohn, Jeremy; Assistant Professor, Business Administration & MIS; B.B.A., University of North Texas, M.S., University of North Texas, Ph.D., University of North Texas
Stryker, Agnes; Senior Lecturer, Curriculum and Instruction; B.S., Southwest Texas State University; M.Ed., East Texas State University; Ed.D., Texas A&M University-Commerce.
Suh, Sang Chuhl; Professor and Department Head, Computer Science and Information Systems; B.S., Pusan National University; M.S., University of Hawaii; Ph.D., Southern Methodist University.
Sun, Jiaming; Associate Professor, Sociology and Criminal Justice; B.A., Shanghai University; M.A., Fudan University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Illinois at Chicago.
Szabo, Susan; Associate Professor, Curriculum and Instruction; B.S., Western Michigan University; M.S., Ed.D., Oklahoma State University.
Taggart, Annette; Instructor and Advisor, Accounting, Economics, and Finance: B.B.A., M.B.A., Texas A&M University-Commerce
Taneja, Sonia; Assistant Professor, Marketing and Management; B.S., M.S., University of Delhi; Ph.D., Kurukshetra University; M.B.A., Texas A&M University-Commerce.
Tenhunen, Monica; Assistant Professor, Nursing; Department of Nursing; MS., University of California, D.N.P., Johns Hopkins University, School of Nursing
Thomas, Suzanne; Assistant Professor, Psychology and Special Education; B.S., Texas A&M University-Commerce; M.B.A., M.E.D., University of North Texas; Ph.D., University of Florida.
Thompson, W. Joshua; Associate Professor, Curriculum and Instruction; B.M., Trinity University; M.Ed., Dallas Baptist University; Ph.D., University of Texas-Arlington.
Thompson, William E.; Professor of Sociology and Criminal Justice; B.A., Northeastern State University; M.S.Ed., Southwest Missouri State University; Ph.D., Oklahoma State University.
Tietjen-Smith, Tara; Associate Professor, Health and Human Performance. B.S., M.Ed., Northwestern State University (Louisiana); D.A., Middle Tennessee State University.
Tochkov, Karin; Assistant Professor, Psychology and Special Education; B.A., M.A., University of Heidelberg; M.A., Ph.D., State University of New York at Albany.
Toliver, Lisa; Lecturer, Curriculum and Instruction; B.A., Bryn Mawr College; M.S., Purdue University Calumet; M.E.D., Dallas Baptist University.
Travis, Jon E.; Professor, Educational Leadership; B.A., University of Iowa; M.A., West Virginia University; Ed.D., Arizona State University.
Trower, Dorothy; Clinical Instructor, Curriculum and Instruction; B.S., Howard Payne University; M.Ed., Texas A&M University-Commerce.
Tsung, Nilo; Assistant Professor, Engineering & Technology; B.S., Taiwan National University of Science and Technology, MS., Ph.D., University of Colorado.
Tucker, Barbara; Director, Department of Nursing; BS., Texas Womans University, MS., Texas Womans University, Ph.D., Texas A&M University
Un, Ka Sai; Lecturer, Mathematics; B.S., M.S., Ed.D., Texas A&M University-Commerce.
Vasinda, Sheri; Interim Assistant Professor; Department of Curriculum and Instruction; BS., North Texas State University, MS., Texas A&M University-Commerce, Ed.D., Texas A&M University-Commerce
Villanueva-Russell, Yvonne; Associate Professor and Department Head, Sociology and Criminal Justice; B.A., M.A., Western Illinois University; Ph.D., University of Missouri-Columbia.
Vornberg, James; Professor, Educational Leadership; B.S., Southeast Missouri State University; M.Ed., Ph.D., University of Arizona.
Wadley, William; Professor, Art; B.A., University of California at Berkeley; M.A., Columbia University; Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin.
Wahrmund, Jacqueline; Assistant Professor, Agricultural Sciences; BS., University of Kentucky, Ag. Economics, BS., University of Kentucky, Equine Concentration, MS., University of Florida, Ph.D., Oklahoma State University
Walker, Carole; Professor and Assistant Department Head, Curriculum and Instruction; B.A., M.A., East Texas State University; Ed.D., University of Florida.
Walker, Janet; Professor, Business Administration and Management Information Systems; B.S., M.Ed., East Texas State University; Ed.D. University of Oklahoma.
Walker, John S.; Instructor, Health and Human Performance and Head Men’s Basketball Coach; B.S., Sam Houston State University; M.S., Texas A&M University-Commerce.
Waller, Lee (Rusty); Associate Professor, Educational Leadership; B.S., M.S., Stephen F. Austin University; Ph.D., University of North Texas.
Waltemyer, Scott; Assistant Professor, Health and Human Performance; B.S., Towson University; M.S., Ph.D., Texas A&M University.
Wardell, Tommy; Clinical Instructor, Curriculum and Instruction; B.S., East Texas Baptist University; M.Ed., East Texas State University.
Wascovich, Vaughn; Associate Professor, Art; B.F.A., Youngstown State University; M.F.A., Columbia College.
Weatherford, Gwen; Assistant Professor, Health and Human Performance; BS., Texas A&M University-Commerce, MS., Texas A&M University-Commerce, Ph.D., Texas Woman's University
Webster, Pamela; Professional Track and Director of the Math Skills Center; B.S., M.S., Texas A&M University-Commerce.
Weeks, Sandra; Associate Professor of Health and Human Performance and Associate Provost and Vice-President for Academic Affairs; B.S., M.Ed., University of Mississippi; Ph.D., Texas Woman’s University.
Weddle, Andrea; Library Special Collections Archivist; B.A., Northwestern State University; M.S., Louisiana State University.
White, Christopher; Professor, Music; B.M., M.M., University of Northern Colorado; D.M.A., University of Colorado
White-Lewis, Elvira; Assistant Professor, Criminal Justice; BS., North Carolina A&T State University, M.A., University of Maryland, J.D., University of Maryland School of Law, Ph.D., Prairie View A&M University
Whitmarsh, Lee; Director of Communication Arts, Art; B.F.A., Baylor University.
Wickersham, Leah; Associate Professor, Educational Leadership; B.S., Sul Ross State University; M.S.T., Tarleton State University; Ph.D., Texas A&M University.
Williams, Kurtis; Assistant Professor, Physics and Astronomy; B.S., The Pennsylvania State University; M.S., Ph.D., University of California Santa Cruz.
Williams, Robert L.; Associate Professor, Agricultural Sciences; B.S., M.S., East Texas State University; Ph.D., Texas Tech University.
Williams, Susan; Assistant Professor Professional Track in Curriculum and Instruction and Director of A&M-Commerce/Mesquite ISD Partnership; B.S., Stephen F. Austin; M.S., Texas A&M University-Commerce.
Williams, Wallace; Assistant Professor, Marketing & Management; BA., Morehouse College, Ph.D., University of Mississippi
Wilson, Angie; Assistant Professor, Psychology, Counseling and Special Education; BA., Sam Houston State University, MA., Sam Houston State University, Ph.D., Sam Houston State University
Wilson, Greg; Assistant Professor Professional Track, Engineering & Technology; B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Arizona State University.
Wilson, Tim; Assistant Professor, Accounting, Economics, and Finance; B.S., Master of Accountancy, University of Southern Mississippi; J.D., Ph.D., University of Mississippi.
Wieko, Filip; Assistant Professor, Sociology and Criminal Justice; B.A., M.A., University of Nevada; Ph.D., Washington State University
Wood, Matthew; Professor/Department Head, Physics and Astronomy; BS., Iowa State University, MA., The University of Texas at Austin, Ph.D., The University of Texas at Austin
Yan, Ruiliang; Assistant Professor, Marketing and Management; BA., Southwest Agricultural University, China, MS., Sichuan University, China, Ph.D., University of Wisconsin
Zator, Brian; Associate Professor, Music; B.M.E., Baylor University; M.M., University of Michigan, D.M.A., University of North Texas
Zhang, Qianying; Ad-Interim Instructor/Lab Coordinator, Chemistry; BS., Shanghai University, China, MS., Shanghai University, China, Organic Chemistry, MS., Texas A&M University-Commerce, Chemistry