University of Mary Hardin-Baylor 2014-2015 Undergraduate Catalog

Faculty

Dr. Janet Adamski

Professor of Political Science

B.A., University of Texas

M.A., Ph.D., University of Virginia

Ms. Sonia Aguilar

Visiting Instructor of Management

B.S.  Management, University of Texas- Pan American

M.B.A.  University of Texas- Pan American

Dr. Joy Ahlgren-Beckendorf

Assistant Professor of Chemistry

B.S., Abilene Christian University

M.S., Ph.D., Texas A&M University

Dr. Josh Albrecht

Assistant Professor of Music

B.M., University of Wisconsin-Whitewater

M.M., University of Texas at Austin

Ph.D., Ohio State University

Ms. Paige Alfonzo

Assistant Professor, Library

B.A., Texas State University

M.S., University of North Texas

Dr. Carolyn Allemand

Professor of Education

B.A., Miami University

M.A., University of Hawaii

B.S., M.Ed., University of Mary Hardin-Baylor

Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin

Dr. Joshua Avery
Associate Professor of English
B.M., M.A., Ph.D., University of Dallas

Mr. Alexander Avila

Visiting Instructor of Communication & Media Studies

B.S. Radio and Television Film – University of Texas at Austin

M.A. Journalism, University of Texas at Austin

Mr. Aaron Baggett
Instructor of Psychology
B.B.S., M.Ed., Hardin-Simmons University

Dr. Stephen Barnes

Associate Professor of English

B.S., Oklahoma State University

M.A., Ph.D., University of Dallas

Mr. Ted Barnes

Dean, College of Visual and Performing Arts

Professor of Art

B.A., Ouachita Baptist University

M.A., Western Kentucky University

M.F.A., University of Arkansas

Ms. Teresa Beamon

Assistant Professor of Nursing

B.S.N., M.S.N., University of Mary Hardin-Baylor

Dr. Laura Bedwell

Assistant Professor of English

B.A., University of Mary Hardin-Baylor

M.A., Ph.D., Baylor University


Dr. Joan Berry

Chairperson, Department of Education

Associate Professor of Education

B.S., University of North Texas

M.A., Reading Specialist Certification, University of Texas at Austin

Ed.D., Texas A&M University

Dr. Joshua Bias

Assistant Professor of Psychology

B.A., Texas Tech University

M.S., Ph.D., Texas A&M University

Ms. Shelley Blackwood

Instructor of Nursing

B.S., Carson-Newman University

M.S.N., Liberty University

Dr. Christie Bledsoe

Assistant Professor of Education

B.S., Louisiana Tech University

M.S., University of Texas at Arlington

Ed.D., University of Mary Hardin-Baylor

Ms. Christy Bledsoe

Instructor of Nursing

B.S.N., University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston

M.S.N., University of Texas at Tyler

Dr. Dave Bonner

Assistant Professor of Information Systems

B.S., Hendrix College

M.S., University of Arkansas

Ph.D., University of North Texas

Ms. Tracy Booth

Associate Professor of Nursing

B.S., Texas A&M University

B.S.N., University of Mary Hardin-Baylor

M.S., Baylor University

C.N.E., Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi

Dr. Brian Brabham

Assistant Professor of Exercise and Sport Science

B.S., M.S.Ed., Ph.D., Baylor University

Ms. Teresa Buck

Acquisitions Librarian

Professor

B.S., University of Mary Hardin-Baylor

M.S., University of Texas

Ms. Becky Bunn

Assistant Professor of Nursing

B.S.N., University of Mary Hardin-Baylor

M.S.N., Texas A&M at Corpus Christi

Dr. Rochelle Cade

Assistant Professor of Graduate Counseling

B.S., M.A., Ph.D., Texas A&M University at Corpus Christi

Dr. Bill Carrell

Director of Church Relations

Professor of Christian Studies

B.A., Baylor University

M.Div., Southern Baptist Theological Seminary

Ph.D., Baylor University

Dr. Ho-Chang Chae

Visiting Assistant Professor of Information Systems

B.S., Hanyang University, South Korea

M.S., Ph.D., University of North Texas

Dr. Peter Chen

Professor of Mathematics

B.S., University of Mary Hardin-Baylor

M.S., M.A., Ph.D., Baylor University

Dr. Heejun Choi

Visiting Assistant Professor of Information Systems

B.S., Republic of Korea Air Force Academy

M.S., Pohang University of Science and Technology

Ph.D., University of Louisville

Dr. Wen-Mei Chou

Associate Professor of Graduate Counseling

B.A., Soo Chow University

M.S., California State University, Fresno

Ph.D., St. Mary’s University

Dr. David Chrisman

Chairperson, Department of History and Political Science

Professor of History

B.A., M.A., Baylor University

Ph.D., Texas A&M University

Ms. Lisa Clement 

Director, Vocal Studies

Associate Professor of Music

B.M., Murray State University

M.M., University of Louisville

Dr. Toby Coley

Assistant Professor of English

B.A., The College at Southeastern

M.A., North Carolina State University

Ph.D., Bowling Green State University

Dr. Tammi Cooper

Associate Provost

Associate Professor of Management and Marketing

B.S., Texas State University

M.S., University of Mary Hardin-Baylor

Ph.D., Capella University

Dr. Ann Crawford

Professor of Nursing

B.S.N., M.S.N., University of North Dakota

Ph.D., Texas A&M University

Ms. Frances Crawford 

Director, Writing Center

Instructor of Literature

B.A., M.A., Sam Houston State University

Dr. Stephen Crawford 

Conductor, Percussion Ensemble

Professor of Music

B.M., Minot State University

M.M., University of Northern Iowa

D.M.A., University of Missouri-Kansas City Conservatory of Music

Dr. Tim Crawford

Dean, College of Christian Studies

Professor of Christian Studies

B.A., Samford University

M.Div., Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary

Ph.D., Southern Baptist Theological Seminary

Mr. Matthew Crosby

Associate Director, Choral Studies

Conductor, One Voice and University Singers

Assistant Professor of Music

B.M., University of Mary Hardin-Baylor

M.M., Westminster Choir College of Rider University

Mr. Shane Curington 

Visiting Instructor of Business Computer Information Systems

B.S., M.S., University of Mary Hardin-Baylor

Dr. Barbara Dalby

Chairperson, Department of Management, Entrepreneurship and Marketing

Professor of Management

B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Texas

Ms. Wren Deavers

Instructor of Nursing

B.A. Texas Tech University

B.S.N., University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio

M.S.N., University of Texas at Austin

Dr. Tiffany DeLuze
Associate Professor of Accounting and Finance
B.B.A., Texas State University
M.B.A., University of Mary Hardin-Baylor
D.B.A., Argosy University

Dr. Heidi DiFrancesca
Assistant Professor of Biology
B.S., Lee University

Ph.D., Duquesne University 

Ms. Bobbie Dixon

Assistant Professor of Nursing

B.S.N., M.S.N., West Texas A&M University

Dr. Jacky Dumas

Chairperson, Department of English

Associate Professor of English

B.A., M.A., Ph.D., Texas Tech University

Dr. Cathleen Early

Associate Professor of Biology

B.S., Howard Payne University

M.A., Ph.D., Baylor University

Dr. Lynn Eaton

Director, Faculty Development

Associate Professor of Education

B.S., M.Ed., Mississippi State University

Ph.D., University of Alabama

Dr. Amy Eichler

Assistant Professor of Psychology

B.S., Baylor University

M.A., University of Texas at Austin

Ph.D., Baylor University

Ms. Christi Emerson

Assistant Professor of Nursing

B.S.N., University of Mary Hardin-Baylor

M.S.N., Texas A&M University at Corpus Christi

Dr. Jenise Engelke

Director of Clinical Education, Doctor of Physical Therapy Program

Assistant Professor of Physical Therapy

B.S., University of Mary Hardin-Baylor

D.P.T., Shenandoah University

Dr. Cecilia Erlund

Professor of Psychology

B.S., M.Ed., Stephen F. Austin State University

Ed.D., East Texas State University

Ms. Mary Ervi

Assistant Professor of Nursing

B.S.N., Central Texas College

M.S.N., Walden University

Ms. Vicki Evans
Assistant Professor of Nursing
B.S., Angelo State University
M.S.N., Walden University

Dr. Kirk Fischer

Assistant Professor of Accounting

B.S., Northern Illinois University

M.B.A., University of Mary Hardin-Baylor

D.B.A., Anderson University

Ms. Barbara Fontaine-White

Professor of Art

B.A., M.A., University of Albany

M.F.A., Southern Methodist University

Dr. Cliffa Foster

Chairperson, Department of Exercise and Sport Science

Professor of Exercise and Sport Science

B.S., Blue Mountain College

M.S., Ed.D., Baylor University

Dr. Terry Fox

Associate Professor of Business Computer Information Systems

B.B.A., M.B.A., Baylor University

Ph.D., University of North Texas

Dr. Annette Franklin

Assistant Professor of Social Work

B.A., Gannon University

M.S.W., University of Pittsburgh

Ph.D., State University of New York at Buffalo

Dr. Isaac Gang

Assistant Professor of Computer Science

A.A., Hinds Community College

B.A., B.S., M.S., Ph.D., University of Southern Mississippi

Dr. Lin Gao

Associate Professor of Chemistry

B.S., Jilin University

M.S., Ph.D., Texas Tech University

Dr. Marta Garrett

Director, Graduate Counseling Program

Associate Professor of Graduate Counseling

B.A., East Carolina University

M.S., Oklahoma State

Ed.D., George Washington University

Dr. Brent Gibson

Professor of English

B.A., Abilene Christian University

M.A., Texas A&M University

Ph.D., Baylor University

Dr. Carl Gilbert

Dean, College of Sciences

Professor of Biology

B.S., M.S., Ph.D., University of Arkansas

Dr. Chao Gong

Associate Professor of Computer Science

B.S., M.S., Fudan University

M.A., Brandeis University

Ph.D., University of Texas, Dallas

Dr. Karla Gonzalez
Assistant Professor of Modern Foreign Languages
B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Texas

Dr. Karen Grant

Professor of Biology

H.B.Sc., University of Guelph

M.Sc., Ph.D., York University

Ms. Avery Green

Assistant Professor of Communication and Media Studies

B.S., Texas A&M University

M.A., Texas State University

Dr. Barbara Gresham

Director, Doctor of Physical Therapy Program

Associate Professor of Physical Therapy

B.S., University of Texas-Southwestern Medical Center

M.S., Baylor University

Ph.D., Texas Woman’s University

Dr. Paul Griesemer

Assistant Professor of Engineering

B.S., Rice University

M.S.E., Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin

Dr. Isaac Gusukuma

Chairperson, Department of Social Work, Sociology, and Criminal Justice

Professor of Social Work

B.A., M.S.W., University of Hawaii

M.R.E., Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary

Ph.D., University of Texas

Ms. Michele Hackney

Assistant Professor of Nursing

M.S.N., Walden University

Dr. Craig Hammonds

Director, Graduate Program in Educational Administration

Assistant Professor of Education

A.A., Lower Columbia College

B.A., Western Washington University

M.A.T., City University

Ed.D., University of Mary Hardin-Baylor

Mr. John Hancock

Professor of Art

B.F.A., Baylor University

M.F.A., Texas Tech University

Dr. Nate Hansen

Supervisor of Writer's Festival

Assistant Professor of English

B.A., Southwest Minnesota State University

M.F.A., Minnesota State University Moorhead

Ph.D., University of South Dakota

Ms. Kathy Harden

Reference/Electronic Services Librarian

Professor

B.A., Indiana State University

M.L.I.S., University of Texas

Ms. Effel Harper

Associate Professor of Business Computer Information Systems

A.G.S., Central Texas College

B.S., University of Central Texas

M.B.A., Tarleton State University

Mr. Max Hart

Associate Professor of Mathematics

B.S., University of Mary Hardin-Baylor

B.A., M.A., Baylor University

Dr. Laura Hatfield

Associate Professor of Exercise and Sport Science

B.S., Liberty University

M.S., Ph.D., University of Southern Mississippi

Dr. Randy Hendricks
Assistant Professor of Education
B.S., University of Mary Hardin-Baylor

M.Ed., Ed.D., Tarleton State University

Mr. David Hill

Assistant Professor of Art

B.F.A., Shorter College

M.F.A., Clemson University

Mr. George Hogan

Conductor, Opera and Musical Theatre

Assistant Professor of Music

B.S., Trevecca Nazarene University

Certificate, Operatic Performance, Academy of Vocal Arts, Philadelphia, PA

M.M., Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary

Ms. Penny Hogan

Assistant Conductor, Opera and Musical Theatre

Assistant Professor of Music

B.M.Ed., Simpson College

M.M., University of Michigan

Dr. Carol Holcomb

Professor of Christian Studies

B.A., Louisiana Tech University

M.Div.B.L., Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary

Ph.D., Baylor University

Dr. David Holcomb

Director, Honors Program

Professor of History and Political Science

B.A., William Jewell College

M.A., Ph.D., Baylor University

Dr. Renate Hood

Professor of Christian Studies

M.B.O., MLO Amersfoort

Ing., HLO-Utrecht, The Netherlands

M.Div., Ph.D., New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary

Dr. David Howard

Associate Professor of Graduate Counseling

B.A., University of Oregon

M.S., Kansas State University

M.Div., Western Baptist Seminary

Ph.D., Texas Woman’s University

Dr. Meri Hughes

Chairperson, Department of Mathematics and Physics

Associate Professor of Mathematics

B.S., East Texas Baptist University

M.S., Baylor University

Ph.D., University of Texas at Arlington

Dr. Mark Aaron Humphrey

Chairperson, Department of Music

Coordinator, Fine Arts Experience

Associate Professor of Music

B.A., Palm Beach Atlantic College

M.M., Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music

D.M.A., University of Southern California

Dr. Susan Hutchinson

Professor of Social Work and Sociology

B.S., Indiana University

M.S.W., University of Illinois

Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin

Ms. Jo Ireland

Instructor of Accounting

B.A., Baldwin Wallace University

M.B.A., University of Akron

Dr. Pat Jaska

Chairperson, Department of Business Computer Information Systems

Professor of Business Administration and Systems

B.A., M.A., Baylor University

Ph.D., University of Texas at Arlington

Dr. Carrie Johnson

Director, Master of Science in Nursing Program

Associate Professor of Nursing

B.S.N., University of Mary Hardin-Baylor

M.S.N., Texas A&M University at Corpus Christi

D.N.P., University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

Ms. Deborah Jones

Coordinator, Choral Music Education

Assistant Professor of Music

B.M., Southwest Texas State University

M.M., Baylor University

Ms. Denise Karimkhani

Director of Learning Resources

Professor

B.A., M.L.S., North Texas State University

Dr. Leroy Kemp

Janey Briscoe Professorship of Religion and Life

Professor of Christian Studies

B.A., Baylor University

B.D., Th.D., Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary

Dr. Parker Kennedy

Assistant Professor of Modern Foreign Languages

B.A., Gallaudet University

M.S., Western Maryland College

Ph.D., Capella University

Dr. Mickey Kerr

Director, Graduate Program in Sports Administration

Professor of Exercise and Sport Science

B.B.A., University of Mary Hardin-Baylor

M.B.E., West Texas State University

D.S.M., U.S. Sports Academy

Dr. Jim King

Professor of Business Computer Information Systems

B.B.A., M.B.A., Baylor University

Ph.D., University of Texas at Arlington

Ms. Kim Kirkpatrick-Thornton

Coordinator, Wellness Education

Instructor of Exercise and Sport Science

B.S., M.S., Baylor University

Dr. Todd Kunders

Assistant Professor of Education

A.A., Linn Benton Community College

B.S., Western Oregon University

E.D.A.D., Tarleton State University

Ed.D., University of Mary Hardin-Baylor

Ms. Helen Kwiatkowski

Professor of Art

B.A., Upsala College

M.F.A., East Texas State University

Mr. Nils Landsberg

Associate Director, Instrumental Studies

Conductor, Wind Ensemble, Jazz Ensemble, and Blackshirt Cru

Assistant Professor of Music

B.A., Gustavus Adolphus College

M.M., Oklahoma State University

Dr. Ty Leonard

Associate Professor of Graduate Counseling

B.A., University of the Incarnate Word

M.A., Ph.D., St. Mary’s University

Dr. Janene Lewis

Professor of English

B.S., M.A., Tarleton State University

Ph.D., Texas Christian University


Dr. Shuai-fu Lin

Assistant Professor of Business Computer Information Systems

B.B.A., National Cheng-chi University

M.B.A., National Sun Yat-sen University

Ph.D., Florida State University

 

Dr. Haedy Liu

Assistant Professor of ESOL

B.S., Brown University

M. S., Wheaton College

Ed.D., Intercultural Education

Mr. Larry Locke

Assistant Professor of Management

B.A., B.S., Ouachita Baptist University

M.A.Th., Gordon Conwell Theological Seminary

M.B.A., Harvard Business School

J.D., Harvard Law School

Ms. Kathy Long

Director, Bachelor of Science in Nursing Program

Associate Professor of Nursing

B.S.N., Mary Hardin-Baylor College

M.S.N., University of Colorado Health Sciences Center

Dr. Hollis Lowery-Moore
Professor of Education
B.S., Longwood College

M.Ed., Ed.D., University of Houston

Dr. Jason Martin
Assistant Professor of Graduate Counseling
B.A., M.M.F.T., Abilene Christian University

Ph.D., Michigan State University

Dr. Jose Martinez

Professor of Sociology and Criminal Justice

A.A., Del Mar College

B.S., M.S., Texas A & I University

Ph.D., University of Texas

Dr. Jamie Mattison

Chairperson, Department of Modern Foreign Language

Assistant Professor of Spanish

B.A., M.A., University of Texas at Austin

M.A., Texas State University

Ed.D., University of Mary Hardin-Baylor

Dr. Marty McMahone

Claude McBride Professorship of Business

Professor of Business Administration and Systems

B.S., M.S., Louisiana Tech University

M.Div., Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary

Ph.D., Baylor University

Ms. Kelda McMullen-Fix

Director, Simulation Learning Lab

Assistant Professor of Nursing

B.S.N., University of Mary Hardin-Baylor

M.S.N., Texas A&M University at Corpus Christi

Dr. Chrisann Merriman

Associate Professor of Management and Marketing

B.S., Rivier College

M.S., M.B.A., Southern New Hampshire University

Ph.D., Capella University

Ms. Amy Mersiovsky
Assistant Professor of Nursing
B.S.N., Arkansas Tech University

M.S.N., University of Mary Hardin-Baylor

Dr. Sharon Moore

Assistant Professor of Mathematics

B.S., Baylor University

M.S., Ph.D., North Carolina State University

Dr. James Moten

Assistant Professor of Finance

M.B.A., Cameron University

M.S., Florida Institute of Technology

M.S., M.S.F., Texas A&M University at Commerce

Ph.D., Northcentral University

Dr. Ruth Ann Murphy

Amy LeVesconte Professorship in Chemistry

Chairperson, Department of Chemistry, Environmental Science and Geology

Professor of Chemistry

B.S., Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin

Dr. Danny Mynatt

Dean, College of Humanities

Professor of Humanities

B.A., Wake Forest University

M.Div., Ph.D., Southern Baptist Theological Seminary

Dr. Christine Nix

Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice

B.S., Hardin Simmons University

M.S., Ph.D., Sam Houston State University

Dr. Steve Oldham

Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs

Professor of Christian Studies

B.A., Pillsbury College

M.Div., Central Baptist Theological Seminary

Th.M., Bethel Theological Seminary

Ph.D., Baylor University

Ms. Kathy Owens 

Director of Forensics

Assistant Professor of Communication and Media Studies

B.A., Louisiana College

M.A., Louisiana State University

Dr. Kerry Owens

Professor of Communication and Media Studies

B.A., M.A., Baylor University

Ph.D., Louisiana State University

Dr. Sue Pardue

Professor of Spanish

B.A., University of Texas

M.A., Incarnate Word University

Ph.D., University of Texas

Dr. Rebecca Peterson

Professor of History

B.A., Texas Lutheran University

M.A., Ph.D., University of North Texas

Dr. Lori Petty

Assistant Professor of Education

B.S., North Dakota State University

M.S., West Texas A&M University

Ph.D., Texas Tech University


Dr. Claire Phelan

Assistant Professor of History

B.A., LaTrobe University, Australia

M.A., Ph.D., Texas Christian University


Dr. Jodi Pilgrim

Associate Professor of Education

B.S., M.Ed., Texas A&M University

Ph.D., University of North Texas


Ms. Dorothy Planas

Reference Librarian

Professor

B.A., Washington Bible College

M.L.S., Texas Woman’s University

Dr. Jamey Plunk

Professor of Exercise and Sport Science

B.A., Corpus Christi State University

M.S., Texas A&M at Kingsville

Ph.D., Texas A&M University

Ms. Anne Price

Head of Public Services, Library

Associate Professor

B.S., University of Texas at Austin

M.L.I.S., University of Texas at Austin


Dr. Paul Primrose

Associate Professor of Chemistry

B.S., Northern Arizona University

Ph.D., Pennsylvania University 

Dr. Margaret Prydun

Professor of Nursing

B.A., Bloomfield College

M.S.N., University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston

Ph.D., Texas Woman’s University

Dr. Michelle Reina

Associate Professor of Management and Marketing

Coordinator, Study Abroad

B.A., University of Wisconsin

M.I.B.A., United States International University

Ph.D., Capella University

Dr. Camille Rex

Associate Professor of Exercise and Sport Science

B.A., University of North Carolina

M.S., Pennsylvania State University

Ph.D., University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Dr. Michael Robinson

Professor of Christian Studies

B.S., Indiana University

M.Div., Ph.D., Southern Baptist Theological Seminary

Dr. Robert Rose

Professor of Education

B.A., University of Alberta

M.Ed., University of Oregon

Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin

Dr. Michelle Roueche`

Director, Choral Studies

Conductor, Concert Choir

Professor of Music

B.M., Texas Tech University

M.M., University of Illinois

D.M.A., Arizona State University

Dr. Aida Sapp

Professor of Nursing

B.S.N., University of Mary Hardin-Baylor

M.S.N., Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin

Dr. Michelle Schumann

Professor of Music

B.M., University of Calgary

M.M., D.M.A., University of Texas at Austin

Mr. Hershall Seals

Chairperson, Department of Art

Director, Baugh Center for the Visual Arts Art Gallery

Professor of Art

B.F.A., Sam Houston State University

M.F.A., Louisiana State University

Ms. Kathryn Smith

Assistant Professor of Nursing

A.A., A.D.N., B.S.N., New Mexico State University

M.S.N., F.N.P., Texas Tech University Health Science Center

Mr. Matthew Smith

Assistant Professor of Graphic Design

B.A., Wheaton College

M.F.A., University of Notre Dame

Dr. Sharon Souter

Dean, College of Nursing

Professor of Nursing

B.S.N., Howard Payne University

M.S.N., Oklahoma Baptist University

Ph.D., University of Texas Health Sciences Center at San Antonio

Dr. Paul Stock
Interim Dean, McLane College of Business

Chairperson, Department of Accounting, Economics, and Finance

Associate Professor of Accounting, Economics, and Finance

B.S., Clarion State University

M.B.A., Oklahoma City University

Ph.D., Ohio University

Ms. Ami Stone

Instructor of Nursing

A.D.N., Three Rivers Community College

B.S.N., Southeast Missouri State University

M.S.N., Indiana State University

Dr. Karen Estes Sykes

Associate Professor of Education

B.S., University of Mary Hardin-Baylor

M.S.Ed., Ed.D., Baylor University

Dr. Joey Tabarlet

Chairperson, Department of Communication and Media Studies

Professor of Communication and Media Studies

B.A., M.A., Louisiana State University

Ph.D., Florida State University

Dr. Bill Tanner

Chairperson, Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Professor of Computer Science

B.A., Oklahoma Baptist University

M.A., M.S., Baylor University

Ph.D., University of Kent at Canterbury, UK

Mr. Danny Taylor

Assistant Professor of Economics

B.A., M.S., New Mexico State University

Dr. Lem Taylor IV

Associate Professor of Exercise and Sport Science

B.S., Abilene Christian University

M.S., Texas Christian University

Ph.D., Baylor University

Ms. Donna Teel

Assistant Professor of Business Computer Information Systems

A.G.S., Central Texas College

B.A., M.S., University of Mary Hardin-Baylor

Dr. Trent Terrell

Chairperson, Department of Psychology

Associate Professor of Psychology

B.A., M.A., Ph.D., Baylor University

Dr. Judy Trotti

Assistant Professor of Education

B.Ed., M.Ed., Hardin-Simmons University

Ph.D., University of North Texas

Ms. Simone Tucker

Instructor of Exercise and Sport Science

B.S., M.S.Ed., University of Mary Hardin-Baylor

Dr. Renee Turner

Assistant Professor of Graduate Counseling

B.A., M.A., University of Texas at San Antonio

Ph.D., St. Mary’s University

Dr. Rubi Ugofsky-Mendez

Assistant Professor of Spanish

B.A., University of Texas Pan American - Edinburg

M.A., Ph.D., University of Nebraska

Dr. Janice Wallace

Assistant Professor of Exercise and Sport Science

B.S., Baylor University

M.A., Tarleton State University

Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin

Dr. Kris Ward

Director, Master of Education Programs

Assistant Professor of Education

B.S., University of Mary Hardin-Baylor

M.Ed., Texas A&M University

Ph.D., Baylor University

Dr. Mindy Welch
Assistant Professor of Marketing
B.A., M.B.A., University of Mary Hardin-Baylor

D.B.A., Walden University

Dr. Paulette Whitfield
Assistant Professor of Nursing
B.S.N., University of Mary Hardin-Baylor

M.S.N., Texas A&M Corpus Christi

Ph.D., Texas Women’s University

Mr. James Whitis

Director of Instrumental Studies

Coordinator, Instrumental Music Education

Assistant Professor of Music

B.M.E., Wayland Baptist University

M.M., Texas A&M University

Ms. Jessye Whitis

Associate Professor of Music

B.M.E., M.E., Delta State University

Dr. Colin Wilborn

Dean, Graduate School

Director, Graduate Program in Exercise and Sport Science

Associate Professor of Exercise and Sport Science

B.S., University of Mary Hardin-Baylor

M.S., Ph.D., Baylor University

Mr. Guy Wilson

Associate Professor of Music

B.M.E., Arkansas State Teachers College

M.M., University of Texas

Ms. Glenda Wood

Assistant Professor of Mathematics

B.S., M.A., Ed.S., Tennessee Technological University

Dr. Kathleen Wood

G.L. and Gertrude York Professorship in Biology

Chairperson, Department of Biology

Professor of Biology

B.S., Texas A&M University

M.A., University of Texas at Austin

Ph.D., Baylor University

Ms. Joanne Woods

Assistant Professor of Nursing

B.S., M.S.N, University of Texas at Arlington

Dr. Andy Woodward

Assistant Professor of Biology

B.A., Ph.D., Rice University

Dr. Larry Woodward

Professor of Finance

B.S., San Jose State University

B.S.B.A., Missouri Southern State College

Ph.D., University of Arkansas

Dr. Stephen Von Wyrick

Professor of Christian Studies

B.A., Dallas Baptist University

M.Div., Ph.D., Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary

Dr. Marlene Zipperlen

Dean, College of Education

Director, Doctor of Education Program

Professor of Education

B.S., University of Mary Hardin-Baylor

M.S.Ed., Ed.D., Baylor University