Faculty

A. R. Sanchez, JR. School of Business Faculty

AGUIRRE-MILLING, HOMERO, Instructor of Marketing, Division of International Business and Technology Studies; B.B.A., Ph.D., Universidad Autonoma de Tamaulipas; M.B.A., Texas A&M International University.

BOUDREAUX, CHRISTOPHER, Assistant Professor of Economics, Division of International Banking and Finance; B.S., Nicholls State University; M.S., Florida State University.

BRUSA, JORGE OMAR R., Director of the Ph.D. Program and Distinguished Professor of Finance, Division of International Banking and Finance Studies; B.A., Universidad del Litoral en Santa Fé, Argentina; M.B.A., University of Arkansas at Little Rock; Ph. D., University of Arkansas at Fayetteville.

CAMACHO-GUTIERREZ, PABLO, Associate Professor of Economics, Division of International Banking and Finance Studies; B.A., Universidad Autónoma; M.Sc., Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin.

CHANG, JUI-CHIN, Assistant Professor of Accounting, Division of International Banking and Finance Studies; B.Ed., National Changhua University of Education; M.B.A., Pittsburgh State University; Ph.D., Morgan State University.

CLARKE, GEORGE R., BBVA/Compass Bank Group Distinguished Associate Professor of Economics, Division of International Banking and Finance Studies; B.A., Cornell University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Rochester.

DE LA GARZA, LINA MARIE, Instructor of Business Communication, Division of International Business and Technology Studies; B.A., Texas A&M University; M.A., Texas A&M International University; Ph.D., Texas A&M University-Kingsville.

EVANS, ROBERT D., JR., Assistant Professor of Marketing, Division of International Banking and Finance Studies; B.G.S., Western Kentucky University; M.B.A., Murray State University; Ph.D., University of Memphis.

GARCIA, HERIBERTO, Assistant Professional of Finance, Division of International Banking and Finance Studies; B.A., M.B.A., M.I.S., Ph.D., Instituto Technologico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey.

GARCIA, HUGO, Instructor of Management Information Systems, Division of International Business and Technology Studies; B.B.A., M.S., Texas A&M International University.

HUNG, KEN, Professor of Finance, Division of International Banking and Finance Studies; B.S., National Taiwan University; M.B.A., Virginia Tech University; M.S., Ph.D., University of Maryland.

JANAMANCHI, BALAJI, Associate Professor of Management, Division of International Business and Technology Studies; B.C., Osmania University; M.S., Ph.D., Texas Tech University.

JUNG, YUSUN, Assistant Professor of Management Information Systems, Division of International Business And Technology Studies; B.S., M.A., Kyungpook National University; M.S., Georgia Institute of Technology; Ph.D., Case Western Reserve University.

KNOWLES, ROBIN, Assistant Professor of Accounting, Division of International Banking and Finance Studies; B.S., University of California-Berkeley; M.B.A., New York University; M.S., Ph.D., University of Connecticut.

KOCK, NEREU F., JR., Chair and Distinguished Professor of Management Information Systems, Division of International Business and Technology Studies; B.E.E., Federal Center of Technological Education at Curitiba; M.Sc., Institute of Aeronautical Technology; Ph.D., University of Waikato.

LI, WU-LUNG, Assistant Professor of Accounting, Division of International Banking and Finance Studies; B.A., Soochow University; M.B.A., National Taiwan University; Ph.D., The University of Texas at Dallas.

MAYFIELD, JACQUELINE R., Professor of Management, Division of International Business and Technology Studies; B.A., M.B.A., George Washington University; M.A.T., University of Chicago; Ph.D., University of Alabama.

MAYFIELD, MILTON R., Professor of Management, Division of International Business and Technology Studies; B.S., University of Montevallo; Ph.D., University of Alabama.

MUKERJI, ANANDA K., Professor of Management, Division of International Business and Technology Studies; B.A., St. Xavier's College, University of Calcutta, India; M.B.M., Xavier Labour Relations Institute, Jamshedpur, India; Ph.D., The University of Memphis.

MUKERJI, JYOTSNA, Associate Professor of Marketing, Division of International Business and Technology Studies; B.A., St. Joseph's College, Andhra University; M.S., Xavier Labour Relations Institute, Jamshedpur, India; Ph.D., The University of Memphis.

PALMER, KIMBER, Instructor and PreLaw Advisor, Division of International Banking and Finance Studies; B.S., Oklahoma State University; J.D., University of Oklahoma.

PARHIZGAR, KAMAL DEAN, Professor of Management, Division of International Business and Technology Studies; B.A., Shiraz University, Iran; M.H.A., M.B.A., University of Teheran, Iran; Ph.D., Northwestern University.

PATWARDHAN, ABHIJIT, Associate Professor of Marketing, Division of International Banking and Finance Studies; B.E., Shivaji University; M.B.A., East Tennessee State University; Ph.D., University of Mississippi.

PEÑA-SANCHEZ, ROLANDO, Associate Professor of Statistics, Division of International Business and Technology; B.S., M.S., Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León, México; Ph.D., Rice University.

PRIETO, LEONEL, Associate Professor of Management, Division of International Business and Technology Studies; B.S., M.S., The University of Reading, England; M.B.A., University of Texas at El Paso; Ph.D., The University of Reading, England; Ph.D., New Mexico State University.

RIVAS-SANCHEZ, ANDRES E., Associate Professor of Economics, Division of International Banking and Finance Studies; B.A., Universidad De Oriente, Venezuela; M.B.A., Edgewood College; Ph.D., The University of Texas Pan American.

RODRIGUEZ, ANTONIO J., Interim Chair, Associate Dean and Professor of Finance, Division of International Banking and Finance Studies; B.A., Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León, México; M.A., Ph.D., University of Alabama.

SEARS, ROBERT S., Dean and Killam Distinguished Professor  of Finance, B.A., M.S., Texas Tech University; Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

SHANKAR, SIDDHARTH, Assistant Professor of Finance, Division of International Banking and Finance Studies; B.A., University of Delhi; M.B.A., University of Pune; Ph.D., Florida International University.

SYN, THANT, Assistant Professor of Management Information Systems, Division of International Business and Technology Studies; B.E., Yangon Technological University; M.B.A., International University of Japan; Ph.D., Florida International University.

WANG, HAIBO, Distinguished Associate Professor of Decision Science, Division of International Banking and Finance Studies; M.S., M.S., University of Mississippi, Ph.D. University of Mississippi.

WEI, YINGHONG S., Associate Professor of Marketing, Division International Banking and Finance Studies; B.A., East China Jiaotong University; M.Ph., City University of Hong King; Ph.D., University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill.

YE, CHUNLAI, Assistant Professor of Accounting, Division of International Banking and Finance Studies; B.B.A., Tsinghua University; M.S., The University of Manchester; M.S., Boston College.

YIN, ANWEN, Assistant Professor of Economics, Division of International Banking and Finance Studies; B.B.A., Nanjing University of Finance and Economics; M.A., University of Windsor.

College of Arts and Sciences Faculty

ADDO-MENSAH, ALFRED, Assistant Professor of Chemistry, Department of Biology and Chemistry; B.S. , University of Cape Coast; M.S. University of Maryland; Ph.D., Florida Atlantic University.

AL-TAMEEMI, WEAM M. JASMIN, Assistant Professor of Mathematics, Department of Mathematics and Physics; B.S., M.Sc., University of Baghdad; Ph.D., University of North Texas.

ARENAZ, PABLO, President and Professor of Biology, Department of Biology and Chemistry; B.S., University of Nevada; Ph.D., Washington State University.

BENNETT, MARVIN E., III, Associate Professor of Geology, School of Engineering; B.S., Marshall University; M.S., Stephen F. Austin; Ph.D., University of Tennessee, Knoxville.

BERDAHL, SUSAN M., Associate Professor of Music, Department of Fine and Performing Arts; B.M., University of Iowa; M.M., University of Miami; Ph.D., University of Minnesota.

BERNAT, FRANCES P., Professor of Criminal Justice, Department of Social Sciences; B.S., State University College of New York at Buffalo; M.A., J.D., State University of New York at Buffalo; Ph.D., Washington State University.

BLACKWELL, DEBORAH L., Director, University and D.D. Hachar Honors Programs and Associate Professor of History, Department of Humanities; B.A., The College of William & Mary; M.A., North Carolina State University; Ph.D., University of Kentucky.

BRONCANO, MANUEL, Director of English and Spanish Programs and Regents Professor of English, Department of Humanities; B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Salamanca.

BROWN, JEFFREY MICHAEL, Dean of Graduate Studies and Associate Professor of Psychology, Department of Psychology and Communication; B.A., Miami University of Ohio; M.S., Ph.D., Texas A&M University.

BYHAM, JACK C., Assistant Professional of Political Science, Department of Social Sciences; B.A., Hiram College; M.A., PhD., University of Michigan.

CAMPBELL, COLIN A., Assistant Professor of Music, Department of Fine and Performing Arts; B.M., M.M., University of Port Elizabeth; Ph.D., North-West University.

CANTÚ, IRMA L., Assistant Professor of Spanish; Department of Humanities; B.A., Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey; M.A., Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin.

CARDONA-LOPEZ, JOSE JESUS, Professor of Spanish, Department of Humanities; B.S., National University, Palmira, Colombia; M.A., University of Louisville; Ph.D., University of Kentucky.

CARRIERE, JULIEN F., Instructor of French, Department of Humanities; B.A., M.A., Ph.D., Louisiana State University.

CARRIERE, MELODY BOYD, Visiting Professor of French and Italian, Department of Humanities; B.S., B.A., Middle Tennessee State University; MA, Ph.D., Louisiana State University.

CIESLICKA, ANNA, Associate Professor of Psychology, Department of Psychology and Communication; M.A., Ph.D., Adam Mickiewicz University.

COMBRINK, KEITH D., Assistant Professor of Chemistry, Department of Biology and Chemistry; B.S., Texas Christian University; Ph.D., University of Kansas.

CRABTREE, DANA H., Instructor of Voice, Department of Fine and Performing Arts; B.M., Louisiana State University; M.M., Louisiana State University.

DAVIS, STUART H., Assistant Professor of Communication, Department of Psychology and Communication; B.A., University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill; M.A., University of Minnesota; Ph.D., The University of Texas at Austin.

DEAN, JOHN E., Associate Professor of English, Department of Humanities; B.A., University of New Mexico; M.A.  Portland State University; Ph.D., Indiana University of Pennsylvania.

DOMINGUEZ-VARGAS, GUILLERMO C., director and Professor of Practice, School of Engineering; B.S., M.S., Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México; Ph.D., University of Southern California.

DUFFY, STEPHEN MARK, Chair and Associate Professor of History, Department of Humanities; B.A., Angelo State University; M.A., Ph.D., Texas A&M University

FORAN, NICOLE P., Associate Professor of Art, Department of Fine and Performing Arts; B.F.A., University of Saskatchewan; M.F.A., University of Cincinnati.

GANTA, DEEPAK, Assistant Professor of Engineering; School of Engineering; M.S., Ph.D., Oklahoma State University.

GARCIA, EDIZA G., Assistant Professor of Psychology, Department of Psychology and Communication; B.A., University of Texas at San Antonio; Psy.D., Regent University.

GARZA, RAY JR., Visiting Instructor of Psychology, Department of Psychology and Communication; B.A., M.S., Texas A&M International University.

GECHTER, FRIEDRICH CHARLES, Associate Professor of Music, Department of Fine and Performing Arts; B.M., Central Washington University; M.M., D.M.A., The University of Texas at Austin.

GONZALEZ, ARIADNE A., Instructor of Communication, Department of Psychology and Communication; B.A., Texas A&M International University; M.A., University of Texas at San Antonio.

GONZALEZ, HECTOR EMANUEL, Visiting Instructor of Chemistry, Department of Biology and Chemistry, B.S., Ph.D., University of North Texas.

GOONATILAKE, H. ROHITHA, Professor of Mathematics and Chair, Department of Mathematics and Physics; B.Sc., M.Sc., University of Peradeniya; M.A., Ball State University; M.A., Ph.D., Kent State University.

GUAJARDO, MYRNA, Instructor, International Language Institute, Department of Humanities; B.P., Centro de Estudios Universitarios; B.P.R., Universidad Autonoma de Nuevo Leon; M.A., Framingham State College.

HAERTLEIN, ALMA ROSAMUND, Associate Professor of Studio Art, Department of Fine And Performing Arts; B.F.A., University of Nebraska; M.A., Sam Houston State University; M.F.A., University of Texas at San Antonio.

HARUNA, PETER FUSEINI, Associate Dean, Director of the Public Administration Program and Professor of Public Administration, Department of Social Sciences; B.A., The University of Ghana; M.P.A., Ph.D., The University of Akron.

HASAN, MUHAMMAD Z., Assistant Professor of Engineering, School of  Engineering; B.Sc., Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology; M.E.E., Eindhoven University of Technology; Ph.D., New Jersey Institute of Technology.

HAYNES, ROBERT WILLIAM, Professor of English, Department of Humanities; B.A., Macalester College; M.A., University of Dallas; Ph.D., University of Georgia.

HAZELTON, ANDREW J., Assistant Professor of History, Department of Humanities; B.A., Indiana University of Pennsylvania; M.A., Ph.D., Georgetown.

HEREDIA, ROBERTO RAMIREZ, Professor of Psychology, Department of Psychology and Communication; B.A., University of California-Davis; M.A., Ph.D., University of California-Santa Cruz.

HERNANDEZ, FLOR M., Visiting Instructor of Criminal Justice, Department of Social Sciences; B.S.C.J., M.S.C.J., Texas A&M International University.

HILBURN, ANDREW H., Assistant Professor of Geography, Department of Social Sciences; B.S., University of South Alabama; M.S., University of Southern Mississippi; Ph.D., University of Kansas.

HINOJOSA, JUAN HOMERO, Professor of Physics, Department of Mathematics and Physics; Sc.B., Brown University; M.A., Ph.D., The Johns Hopkins University.

HOUSTON, KATE A., Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice, Department of Social Sciences; B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Aberdeen.

HUANG, YU-MEI, Associate Professor of Music, Department of Fine and Performing Arts; B.A., Florida International University; M.M., Florida International University; D.M.A., University of Miami.

JORGENSEN, KAMERON, Assistant Professor of Chemistry, Department of Biology and Chemistry; B.S., Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi; Ph.D, University of North Texas.

KHASAWNEH, MAHMOUD T., Assistant Professor of Engineering, School of Engineering; B.S., The Hashemite University; M.E., Ph.D., Old Dominion University.

KIDD, MICHAEL R., Associate Professor of Biology, Department of Biology and Chemistry; B.A., Williams College; Ph.D., University of New Hampshire.

KILBURN, JOHN C., Associate Vice President for Research and Sponsored Projects and Professor of Sociology and Criminal Justice, Department of Social Sciences; B.A., University of New Orleans; M.A., Ph.D., Louisiana State University.

KIM, JU OAK (JADE). Assistant Professor of Communication, Department of Psychology and Communication; B.A. and M.A., Seoul National University; M.F.A., Brooklyn College; Ph.D., Temple University.

KIM, JI WON. Assistant Professor of Communication, Department of Psychology and Communication; B.A. and B.P.S., Sungkyunkwan University; M.A., Indiana University; Ph.D., University of Texas.

KLEIN, TRACI, Assistant Professor of Dance, Department of Fine and Performing Arts; B.F.A., Southern Methodist University; M.F.A., New York University.

KLEIN, URSULA, Assistant Professor of English, Department of Humanities; B.A., University of Maryland-College Park; M.A., City University of New York-Brooklyn College; Ph.D., State University of New York-Stony Brook University.

LEWIS, ZRETTA J., Instructor of English, Department of Humanities; B.S., Southern Illinois University; M.A., Chicago State University.

LEYENDECKER, BEDE L., Assistant Professor of Dance, Department of Fine and Performing Arts; B.S., University of Houston; M.Ed., University of Houston.

LIN, RUNCHANG, Associate Professor of Mathematics, Department of Mathematics, and Physics; B.S., M.S. Tongji University; M.A., Ph.D. Wayne State University.

LINDBERG, KEVIN, Associate Provost and Associate Professor of English, Department of Humanities; B.A., M.A., Ph.D., The Ohio State University.

LOZANO, JOSE-CARLOS, Professor of Communication, Department of Psychology and Communication; B.Sc., Universidad Regiomontana; M.A., University of Leicester; Ph.D., The University of Texas.

MAKAYA, JACOB S., Assistant Professor of Mathematics, Department of Mathematics and Physics; B.S., Southern Polytechnic State University; Ph.D., Texas Tech University.

MALDONADO, SOFIA C., Instructor, School of Engineering; B.S., M.S., Texas A&M International University.

MANDAL, HARI, Associate Professor of Chemistry, Department of Biology and Chemistry; B.Sc., M.Sc., University of Dhaka, Bangladesh; Ph.D., Texas Tech University.

MANGANARO, LYNNE L., Interim Chair and Associate Professor of Public Administration, Department of Social Sciences; B.S., M.P.A., University of Nebraska-Omaha; Ph.D., Arizona State University.

MARTINEZ, GILBERTO JR., Instructor of Speech, Department of Psychology and Communication/Fine and Performing Arts; B.F.A., M.A., Texas State University-San Marcos.; Ed.D., Texas A&M University-Kingsville.

MARTINEZ-SAMOS, JOSE AGUSTIN, Associate Professor of Spanish, Department of Humanities; B. A., University of California at Berkeley; M.A., The University of Texas at Austin; Ph.D., The University of Texas at Austin.

McREYNOLDS, C. NEAL, Associate Professor of Biology, Department of Biology and Chemistry; B.S., Purdue University; Ph.D., Vanderbilt University.

MENALDO, MARK ANTONIO, Assistant Professor of International and American Politics , Department of Social Sciences; B.A., Colorado College. Ph.D., Michigan State University.

MENDEZ, MONICA O., Associate Professor of Environmental Biology, Department of Biology and Chemistry; B.S., Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi; M.S., University of Texas at San Antonio; Ph.D., University of Arizona.

MILOVICH, DAVID K., Associate Professor of Mathematics, Department of Mathematics and Physics; B.S.; Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison.

MITCHELL, THOMAS R., Provost and Regents Professor of English, Department of Humanities; B.A., M.A., Northeast Louisiana University; Ph.D., Texas A&M University.

MOMEN, MEHNAAZ, Associate Professor of Public Administration, Department of Social Sciences; B.S.S., M.S.S., University of Dhaka, Bangladesh; M.P.A., Dalhousie University, Canada; Ph.D., Cleveland State University.

MORAN, A. MARCELA, Associate Professor of Communication, Department of Psychology and Communication; B.S., University of Texas at Austin; M.F.A., Ohio University.

MOTT, DANIEL, Associate Dean, Chair and Associate Professor of Zoology, Department of Biology and Chemistry; B.S., M.S., Eastern Illinois University; Ph.D., Southern Illinois University at Carbondale.

MOYER, JAMES, Assistant Professor of Music, Department of Fine and Performing Arts; B.M., Susquehanna University; M.M., D.M.A., University of Oklahoma.

MUNOZ, MONICA E., Associate Professor of Psychology, Department of Psychology and Communication; B.A., Texas A&M International University; M.A., Ph.D., Texas Tech University.

MURPHY, JONATHAN W., Assistant Professor of English, Department of Humanities; B.Sc., M.A., University of Toronto; M.A., University of Western Ontario; M.A., Ph.D., State University of New York at Buffalo.

NAM, SANG-CHUL, Associate Professor of Biology, Department of Biology and Chemistry; B.S., Seoul National University; M.S., Ph.D., Korea Advanced Institute of Science & Technology.

NI, QINGWEN, Professor of Physics, Department of Mathematics and Physics; B.S., Shanghai Teachers' University; M.S., Ph.D., University of North Texas.

NIEMEYER, PAUL J., Associate Professor of English, Department of Humanities; B.A., M.A., Ph.D., The University of Arizona.

NOLEN, WILLIAM J., Instructor of English and Philosophy, Department of Humanities; B.A., University of Texas-Austin; M.A., Boston College, M.A. Texas A&M International University.

NORRIS, JAMES, Associate Professor of Political Science, Department of Social Sciences; B.A., Kent State University; M.S., Troy State University; M.S., Chapman University; Ph.D., Texas Tech University.

NORRIS, LOLA ORELLANO, Assistant Professor of Spanish and Translation, Department of Humanities; B.A., Translators and Interpreters School, Zurich, Switzerland; M.A., Texas A&M International University; Ph.D., Texas A&M University.

OLIVAS, AARON A., Assistant Professor of History, Department of Humanities; B.A., University of San Francisco; M.A., University of Chicago; M.A., Ph.D., University of California-Los Angeles.

PAROO, ALIA, Assistant Professor of History; Department of Humanities; B.A., M.A., Ph.D., York University.

PINZON, GERARDO J., Instructor of Engineering, School of Engineering; B.S., The University of Texas at Austin; M.B.A., Texas A&M International University; M.S., Texas A&M University – Kingsville.

PISLARIU, CATALINA, Assistant Professor of Biology, Department of Biology and Chemistry; B.A., University of Bucharest; M.S., Ghant University; Ph.D., University of North Texas.

QUANEY, KENT J., Assistant Professional of English, Department of Humanities; B.A., Weber State; M.A., M.L.T.R.S., University of Sydney; Ph.D., University of Southern Mississippi.

QUINTANA, FERNANDO G., Associate Professor of Biology and Statistics, Department of Biology and Chemistry; D.V.M., Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México; M.Sc., Escuela Nacional de Agricultura, Texcoco, México; Ph.D., North Carolina State University at Raleigh.

QUINTERO, JERRY, Visiting Instructor of Music, Department of Fine and Performing Arts; B.M., North Texas State University; M.S., Texas A&M International University.

RAMOS, OSCAR N., Instructor of Biology, Department of Biology and Chemistry; B.S., M.S., Texas A&M International University.

REED, JOQUINA M., Instructor of Communication, Department of Psychology and Communication; B.A., M.A., University of Louisiana-Monroe.

REYES, MARIA A., Assistant Professional of Public Administration, Department of Social Sciences; B.S.C.H., M.P.A., Texas A&M International University; Ph.D., Auburn University.

RHODES, FRANCES GATES, Associate Professor of English, Department of Humanities; B.S., M.S., Laredo State University; Ph.D., The University of Texas at Austin.

RUBIO, AMEDE, Instructor of Biology, Department of Biology and Chemistry; B.S., University of Texas at San Antonio; M.S., Texas A&M International University.

SALINAS, GILBERTO, Assistant Professor of Psychology, Department of Psychology and Communication; B.S., Ph.D., St. Mary’s University; M.S., Texas A&M International University.

SAN MIGUEL, CLAUDIA, Dean and Associate Professor of Criminal Justice, Department of Social Sciences; B.S., M.S., Texas A&M International University; Ph.D., Sam Houston State University.

SAN MIGUEL, MIGUEL, Instructor of Mathematics, Department of Mathematics and Physics; B.A., Universidad Autónoma de Guadalajara; M.A., Texas A&M International University.

SCAGGS, DEBORAH, Writing Program Director and Associate Professional of English, Department of Humanities B.A., University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign; M.A., University of Massachusetts, Boston; Ph.D., Saint Louis University

SCHMIDL, SEBASTIAN, Assistant Professor of Biology, Department of Biology and Chemistry; M.Sc., Ph.D., Georg-August University.

SOTO, GILBERTO D., Professor of Music, Department of Fine and Performing Arts; B.Ed., Universidad Autónoma del Noreste; B.A., Abilene Christian University; M.M., Ph.D., University of Southern Mississippi.

SUMMERS, CHARLENE KAY, Assistant Professional of English, Department of Humanities; B.A., Grand View University; M.A., University of Illinois at Springfield; Ph.D., University of Kansas.

TADOUM, JEAN PAUL, Associate Professional of French and German, Department of Humanities; B.A., University of Lyon; M.A., Johann Wolfgang Goethe University; Ph.D., University of Arizona-Tucson.

TASHTOUSH, TARIQ, Assistant Professor of Engineering, School of Engineering; B.S., Jordan University of Science and Technology; M.S., Ph.D., State University of New York at Binghamton.

TERRAZAS-CARRILLO, ELIZABETH, Assistant Professor of Counseling Psychology, Department of Psychology and Communication; B.S., M.A., Midwestern State University; Ph.D., University of Oklahoma.

THOMPSON, JERRY D., Regents Professor of History, Department of Humanities; B.A., Western New Mexico University; M.A., University of New Mexico; D.A., Carnegie-Mellon University.

TOBIN, KENNETH J., Director, Center for Earth and Environmental Studies and Professor of Geology, School of Engineering; B.A., Boston University; M.S., Tulane University; Ph.D., University of Tennessee, Knoxville.

TOWNSEND, BRENDAN, Director, Laredo Philharmonic Orchestra and Assistant Professor of Music, Department of Fine and Performing Arts; Diplomate Cork School of Music; Licentiate, Trinity College London; Docerend Musicus, Uitvoerend Musicas, Conservatorium Maastricht.

URBY, HERIBERTO JR., Visiting Assistant Professor of Public Administration, Department of Social Sciences; B.A., The University of Texas at Austin; J.D., Texas Southern University; M.Ed., M.B.A., Sul Ross State University; Ph.D., University of North Texas.

WARNER, JUDITH A., Professor of Sociology, Department of Social Sciences; B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Arizona.

WEIGHT, DONOVAN S., Associate Professional of History, Department of Humanities; B.A., Utah State University; M.A., University of Illinois at Springfield; Ph.D., Southern Illinois University.

WRIGHT, RICHARD B., Associate Professor of Art, Department of Fine and Performing Arts; B.A., Wesleyan University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Virginia.

WU, QINGQUAN, Assistant Professor of Mathematics, Department of Mathematics and Physics; B.S., Jilin University; M.S., Institute of Systems Science-China; Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

YNALVEZ, MARCUS A., Associate Professor of Sociology, Department of Social Sciences; B.S., M.A., University of the Philippines; Ph.D., Louisiana State University and A&M College.

YNALVEZ, RUBY A., Associate Professor of Biology, Department of Biology and Chemistry; B.S., M.S., University of the Philippines at Los Baños, Ph.D., Louisiana State University.

ZAPATA, OSWALDO A., Instructor of Music, Department of Fine and Performing Arts; B.M., Universidad Nacional de Colombia; M.M., University of Southern Carolina.

ZAWISZA, THOMAS, Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice, Department of Social Sciences; B.A., Kent State University; M.A., East Tennessee State University; Ph.D., University of Arkansas-Little Rock.

ZSCHIRT, SIMON, Assistant Professor of Political Science, Department of Social Sciences; B.A., Auburn University; M.P.A., Florida State University.

College of Education Faculty

BENIGNO, STEPHEN, Assistant Professor of Educational Administration, Department of Professional Programs; B.S., Pittsburgh State University; M.A., University of the Pacific; Ph.D., University of Southern Mississippi.

BROWN, RANDEL, Chair and Associate Professor of Special Education; Department of Professional Programs; B.S., M.Ed., Central State University; Ph.D., Oklahoma State University.

CHO, SEONGKWAN, Assistant Professor of Kinesiology, Department of Curriculum and Pedagogy; B.S., Yonsei University; M.A., Sungkyunkwan University; M.A., San Jose State University; Ph.D., Florida State University.

CORONADO, JENNIFER, Associate Professor of Curriculum and Instruction, Department of Curriculum and Pedagogy; B.S., Eastern Michigan University; M.Ed., Houston Baptist University; Ph.D., Capella University.

DINKEL, LORRAINE M., Assistant Professor of Counselor Education, Department of Professional Programs; B.M.Ed., Shenandoah University; M.M. University of Missouri; M.S., Missouri State University; Ph.D., University of New Orleans.

GARCIA, MELISSA P., Assistant Professional of Communication Disorders, Department of Professional Programs; B.S., Texas A&M University-Kingsville, M.S., Southern Connecticut State University.

GARZA, SERGIO, Assistant Professional of Bilingual Education, Department of Curriculum and Pedagogy; B.S., Texas A&I University; M.S., Ed.D., Texas A&M University-Kingsville.

GILL, PUNEET, Assistant Professor of Curriculum and Instruction, Department of Curriculum and Pedagogy; B.S., M.S., Ed.Spec; Ed.D., University of Alabama.

GONZALEZ, HUMBERTO, Professor Emeritus of Educational Administration, Department of Professional Programs; B.M., M.M., M.S., Texas A&I University; Ed.D., Texas A&M University.

HACHAR, SAN JUANITA, Associate Professional of Bilingual Education, Department of Curriculum and Pedagogy; B.S., M.S., Laredo State University; Ed.D., Texas A&M University-Kingsville.

KEITH, JENNIFER, Assistant Professor of Counseling Education, Department of Professional Programs.

KIM, WON GYOUNG, Assistant Professor of Special Education, Department of Curriculum and Pedagogy; B.A., Seoul National University; M.A., Texas State University.

LAINAS, HANNA L., Assistant Professor of Counselor Education, Department of Professional Programs; B.A., M.A., Appalachian State University; Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Charlotte.

LEWIS, KATIE A., Assistant Professor of Curriculum and Instruction, Department of Curriculum and Pedagogy; B.A., M.S., University of Mary Washington; M.S., Virginia Commonwealth; Ed.D., The College of William and Mary.

LINN, DIANA, Chair and Associate Professor of Special Education, Department of Curriculum and Pedagogy; B.S., Kent State University; M.S., Texas A&M International University; Ph.D., Texas A&M University.

LIRA, JUAN R., Professor Emeritus of Education, Department of Professional Programs; B.A., Texas A&I University; M.S., Texas A&I University at Laredo; Ph.D., The University of Texas at Austin.

MADRIGAL, JULIO F., Executive Director of Special Programs and Professor of Counselor Education, Department of Professional Programs; B.S., M.S., Texas A&I University; Ed.D., Texas Tech University.

MAROONROGE, SUMALAI, Associate Professional of Communication Disorders, Department of Professional Programs; B.S., West Virginia University; M.A., Michigan State University; M.A., University of Northern Iowa; Ph.D., University of Tennessee.

MILLER, KARYN E., Assistant Professor of Educational Administration, Department of Professional Programs; B.A., Colorado College; M.S., Pace University; Ph.D., Michigan State University.

MIRELES, SELINA V., Associate Dean and Professor of Mathematics Education, Department of Curriculum and Pedagogy; B.A., University of Texas at San Antonio; M.Ed., Texas State University; Ph.D., The University of Texas at Austin.

NORRIS, JASON, Assistant Professor of Kinesiology, Department of Curriculum and Pedagogy; B.S., Central Washington University; M.PE., Arizona State University.

NICKERSON, BRETT, Assistant Professor of Kinesiology, Department of Curriculum and Pedagogy; B.S., University of South Alabama; M.Ed., Auburn University; Ph.D., The University of Alabama

PARK, KYUNG-SHIN, Associate Professor of Kinesiology, Department of Curriculum and Pedagogy; B.S., M. S., Seoul National University; Ph.D., Purdue University.

PENA, MAYRA L., Director of Clinical and Field Experiences and Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Curriculum and Pedagogy; B.A., University of Texas-San Antonio; B.S., University of Texas Health Science Center-San Antonio; M.S., Texas A&M International University.

PENNINGTON, LISA, Assistant Professor of Curriculum and Instruction, Department of Curriculum and Pedagogy; B.A., M.S., Old Dominion University; Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

RAMIREZ, ALFREDO, JR., Associate Professor of Educational Administration, Department of Professional Programs; B.A., M.S., Texas A&M International University; Ph.D., The University of Texas at Austin.

RAMIREZ, NOEMI V., Instructor of Fitness and Sports, Department of Curriculum and Pedagogy; B.S., Texas A&M International University.

ROBERSON PHILIP S., Associate Professional of Early Childhood Education, Department of Professional Programs; B.A., Harding University; M.A., Texas Tech University; M.R.E., Abilene Christian University; Ph.D., Oklahoma State University.

ROBLEDO, ROSA, Assistant Professional of Communication Disorders, Department of Professional Programs; B.A., M.A., Our Lady of the Lake University.

ROMANO, JACQUELINE, Assistant Professor of Bilingual Education, Department of  Curriculum and Pedagogy; B.A., M.A., California State University-San Bernardino; Ph.D., Texas Tech University.

SANCHEZ, BERNICE Y., Associate Professor of Curriculum and Instruction, Department of Professional Programs; B.A., M.A. Texas Woman’s University, Ph.D., Texas A&M University.

VILORIA, MARIA D., Assistant Professor of Educational Administration; Department of Professional Programs; B.A., The University of Texas at Austin; M.S., Laredo State University; Ph.D., Texas A&M University.

VILLARREAL, BONNIE J., Assistant Professional of Reading, Department of Professional Programs; B.S., M.S., Texas A&M International University.

VILLARREAL, LINDA, Instructor of Kinesiology, Department of Curriculum and Pedagogy; B.S., Texas A&M University; M.S., The University of Texas.

WANG, XUESONG, Assistant Professor of Early Childhood Education, Department of Professional Programs; B.S. Northeast Normal University; M.S., Beijing Normal University; Ph.D., University of Florida.

College of Nursing and Health Sciences Faculty

ALLEMAN, MONICA J., Assistant Professor of Nursing, Canseco School of Nursing; B.S.N, M.S.N, D.N.P, Loyola University.

BASSETT, SARAH F., Clinical Assistant Professor of Nursing, Canseco School of Nursing; B.S.N, Texas A&M International University; M.S.N., Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi.

DONNELL, WENDY L., Assistant Professor of Nursing, Canseco School of Nursing; B.S.N., Stephen F. Austin State University; M.S.N., University of Texas-Tyler; Ph.D., University of Texas-Arlington.

FLORES, LINDA, Clinical Assistant Professor of Nursing, Canseco School of Nursing; B.S.N., Houston Baptist University; M.S.N., Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi.

GARCIA, VIVIAN, Clinical Assistant Professor of Nursing, Canseco School of Nursing; B.S.N., M.S.N., Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi.

GEORGE, GWENDOLYN R., Director of Graduate Nursing Programs and Associate Professor of Nursing, Canseco School of Nursing; B.S.N., Loyola University New Orleans; M.S.N., Northwestern State University; D.N.P., University of Tennessee Health Science Center.

GONZALEZ, BELVA, Clinical Assistant Professor of Nursing, Canseco School of Nursing; B.S.N., M.S.N., Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi; Ph.D., University of Milwaukee-Wisconsin.

GUNNOE, CAROL A., Clinical Assistant Professor of Nursing, Canseco School of Nursing; B.S.N., M.S.N., Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi; M.S.N.-FNP, University of Texas Health Science Center-San Antonio.

HABER, RITA, Clinical Assistant Professor of Nursing, Canseco School of Nursing; B.S.N, M.S.N, Texas A&M International University.

HERNANDEZ, SAN JUANITA, Clinical Assistant Professor, Canseco School of Nursing, B.S.N., M.S.N., Texas A&M International University.

KONG, LISA, H. Clinical Assistant Professor, Canseco School of Nursing, B.S.N., M.S.N.

LANDRY, HEIDI T., Clinical Assistant Professor/Interim Coordinator of the MSN Admin. Program, B.S.N., M.S.N., D.N.S.

LUJANO, JULIO, Assistant Professor of Nursing, Canseco School of Nursing; B.S.N., M.S.N., Texas A&M International University; D.N.P., Rocky Mountain University.

MELENDEZ, SARA A., Clinical Assistant Professor of Nursing, Canseco School of Nursing; B.S.N., M.S.N.

MENA, JESSIE MARIA D., Clinical Assistant Professor of Nursing, Canseco School of Nursing; B.S.N., M.S.N., Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi.

MICHELANGELI, ANGELICA M., Clinical Assistant Professor of Nursing, Canseco School of Nursing; B.S.N., M.S.N., Texas A&M International University.

PLIEGO, MAYRA, Clinical Assistant Professor of Nursing, Canseco School of Nursing; B.S.N., M.S.N.

SALDIVAR, ROSE, Clinical Assistant Professor of Nursing, Canseco School of Nursing; B.S.N., University of Texas Medical Branch; M.S.N., Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi; F.N.P., University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio.

SALINAS, MARTHA E., Clinical Assistant Professor of Nursing, Canseco School of Nursing; B.S.N., M.S.N.

SANDROCK, NANCY, Clinical Assistant Professor of Nursing, Canseco School of Nursing; B.S.N., M.S.N.

TORREGOSA, MARIVIC, Clinical Assistant Professor of Nursing, Canseco School of Nursing; B.S.N., University of Bohol, Philippines; M.S.N., Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.

WALKER, GLENDA, Dean and Professor of Nursing, Canseco School of Nursing; B.S.N., Troy State University; M.S.N., D.S.N, University of Alabama at Birmingham.

WISE, RUSSELL J. Clinical Assistant Professor of Nursing, Canseco School of Nursing; B.S.N., M.S.N.

University College Faculty

CANTU, LILIA P., Instructor, University College; B.A., St. Mary's University; M.A., Texas A&M International University.

CUELLAR, REBECCA G., Instructor, University College; B.A., M.A., The University of Texas at Austin.

GUTIERREZ, JOSE MARIA, Instructor, University College, B.A., M. A., Texas A&M International University.

HICKEY, CONCHITA C., Dean, University College; B.A., Our Lady of the Lake University; M.A., Ph.D., Texas A&M University.

HOEY, ANN T., Instructor, University College; B.A., M.A., Texas A&M international University.

HOLMGREEN, DESTINE, Instructor, University College, B.A. Incarnate Word, M.A., Texas A&M International University.

CHAVEZ, ALMA J., Instructor, University College; B.A., Texas A&M International University.

KAZEN, HAYLEY, Instructor, University College; B.A., University of Texas at Austin; M.A., University of Texas at El Paso; Ph.D., Texas A&M University.

RODRIGUEZ, DANIELA, Instructor, University College; B.A., Texas A&M University; M.A., Texas A&M International University.

THORPE, MONICA M., Instructor, University College; B.A.A.S., M.A., Texas A&M International University.

WEITMAN, CATHERYN J., Dean and Professor of Educational Administration, Department  of Professional Programs; B.A., University of Missouri; M.Ed., University of Guam; Ph.D., Texas A&M University.   

Librarians Holding Faculty Status

BOGUE, TIMOTHY, Assistant Librarian, Sue and Radcliffe Killam Library; B.S., Northeastern Illinois University; M.L.I.S., Dominican University.

DALTON, MALYNDA, Associate Librarian, Sue and Radcliffe Killam Library; B.A., Vassar College; M.L.I.S., Long Island University.

FERRIER, DOUGLAS M., Librarian, Sue and Radcliffe Killam Library; B.A., The University of Texas at Austin; M.A., University of Texas-Arlington; M.L.I.S., University of North Texas.

HATCHER, JEANETTE, Associate Librarian; Sue and Radcliffe Killam Library; B.A., M.A.P.AFF., University of Texas at Austin; M.L.S., Texas Women's University.

HINOJOSA, ROGELIO, Associate Librarian, Sue and Radcliffe Killam Library; B.S., Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey; M.S., Loughborough University of Technology; M.L.S., Syracuse University.

LINDSEY, NERISSA S., Catalog Librarian, Sue and Radcliffe Killam Library; B.A., University of California-Davis; M.L.I.S., University of Washington.

WEBB, RODNEY M., Reference/Government Documents Librarian, Sue and Radcliffe Killam Library; B.A., Mississippi College; M.L.S., University of Texas at Austin.