Faculty

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

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

BROOKS, LI-ZHENG, Assistant Professor of Accounting, Division of International Banking and Finance Studies; B.A., Changsha Railway Institute; M.A., Changsha Railway Institute; M.S.A., Texas Tech University; Ph.D., Louisiana State University

BRUSA, JORGE OMAR R., Director of the Ph.D. Program and Radcliffe Killam 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 de Nuevo Leon; M.Sc., University of Texas at Austin; Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin.

CARLISLE, JODY, Visiting Instructor of Accounting, Division of International Banking and Finance Studies; B. B. A., Mississippi State University; MPAcc, Mississippi State University; M.B.A., Webster University

CHANG, JUI-CHIN, Associate 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.

CHEN, YONG, Assistant Professor of Management Information Systems, Division of International Business and Technology Studies; B.A., Beijing University; M.A., Michigan State University; M.A., San Diego State University; Ph.D., Old Dominion University

CHO, MOON-KYUNG, Assistant Professor of Accounting, Division of International Banking and Finance Studies; B.S., University of Texas at Dallas; M.S., University of Texas at Dallas; Ph.D., Yonsei 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., University of Rochester; 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.

GRAHAM, NATHANIEL., Assistant Professor of Finance, Division of International Banking and Finance Studies; B.B.A., Ph.D., University of Kentucky

HUBONA, GEOFFREY, Associate Professor of Management Information Systems, Division of International Business and Technology Studies; B.A., University of Virginia, Charlottesville; M.B.A., George Mason University; M.A., PhD., University of South Florida

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.

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 Radcliffe Killam 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.

MA, QING, Assistant Professor of Management, Division of International Business and Technology Studies; B.A., Qingdao University of Science & Technology; M.S.I.S., Mississippi State University; Ph.D., The University of Memphis.

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.

MEARDON, STEPHEN, Director for the Center for the Study of Western Hemispheric Trade and Associate Professor of Economics, Division of International Business and Technology Studies; B.A., Bowdoin College; M.A., PhD., Duke University;

MUKHERJI, 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.

MUKHERJI, JYOTSNA, 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.

PACHECO PAREDES, ANGEL A., Assistant Professor in Accounting, Division of International Banking and Finance Studies; B.P.A., MPAcc, Instituto Techologico Autonoma de Mexico; MPAcc, PhD., Florida International University

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

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.

RODRIGUEZ, ANTONIO J., 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 Radcliffe Killam Distinguished Professor of Finance, B.A., M.S., Texas Tech University; Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

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 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.

YAYI, CONSTANT, Assistant Professor of Economics, Division of International Banking and Finance Studies; B.S.C., Universite Nationale du Benin; M.S.C., Ensea, Abidjan, Cote D'Ivoire; PhD., University of Oklahoma

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

ABEBE-AKELE, FESHA, Assistant Professor of Biology, Department of Biology and Chemistry; B.S., M.S., Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia; M.Sc., Ph.D., University of New Hampshire.

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

AHN, JEE EUN, Assistant Professor of Dance, Department of Fine and Performing Arts; B.S., Seoul National University; M.F.A., Florida State University.

AL DUSHAISHI, MOHAMMED, Assistant Professor of Engineering, School of Engineering; B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Missouri University of Science and Technology.

AL LAIL, MUSTAFA, Assistant Professor of Engineering, School of Engineering; B.S., King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals; M.S., Ph.D., Colorado State University.

ARELLANO, JUAN, Instructor of Mathematics, Department of Mathematics and Physics; B.S., M.S., Texas A&M International University; M.S., Montana State University.

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.

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.

BLACKBURN, ANGELIQUE, Assistant Professor of Psychology, Department of Psychology and Communications; B.S., B.A., Winthrop University; M.S., The Pennsylvania State University; Ph.D., University of Texas at San Antonio.

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.

BLASCO-RUBIO, ADRIANA, Assistant Professional of Psychology, Department of Psychology and Communications; B.A., The University of Texas at Austin; M.A., Texas A&M International University; D.P.C., Mississippi College.

BOSEMAN, MARK, Assistant Professor of Music, Department of Fine and Performing Arts; B.M., University of Arkansas; M.M., Northwestern University; D.M.A., Eastman School of Music.

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, Associate Professor of Psychology, Department of Psychology and Communication; B.A., Miami University of Ohio; M.S., Ph.D., Texas A&M University.

BROWN, THOMAS, Assistant Professional of Communication, Department of Psychology and Communications; B.A., Missouri Southern State University; M.A., Pittsburg State University.

BYHAM, JACK C., Assistant Professor 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., Associate 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.

CAREY, MARCUS, Assistant Professional of Criminal Justice, Department of Social Sciences; B.A., M.S., Bowling Green State University; Ph.D., Texas State University.

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

CARRIERE, MELODY BOYD, Assistant Professional 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.

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

EVERSOLE, CORD, Assistant Professor of Biology, Department of Biology and Chemistry; B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Texas A&M University- Kingsville.

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.

GARCIA, JOSEPH, Visiting Assistant Professor, Department of Social Sciences; M.A., Ph.D. University of New Mexico.

GARCIA, NILDA M., Visiting Assistant Professor, Department of Social Sciences; B.B.A., M.B.A., Texas A & M International University; Ph.D., University of Miami.

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., Assistant Professor 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, Assistant Professional 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.

GORBUNOVA, TATIANA, Assistant Professional of Music, Department of Fine and Performing Arts; B.M., Nizhny Novgorod State Conservatory; M.M., D.M., Florida State University.

HADLEY, ALISON, Assistant Professor of Anthropology, Department of Social Sciences; B.A., University of South Alabama; M.A., University of Kentucky; Ph.D., University of Kansas.

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, 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, Regents 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.

HOVEY, NATASHA, Assistant Professor of Arts, Department of Fine and Performing Arts; B.F.A., The University of Iowa; M.F.A., The University of Wisconsin-Madison.

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.

KIM, KERRY, Visiting Assistant Professor, Department of Fine and Performing Arts; B.F.A., York University; M.F.A., New York University.

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., Chair and 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, 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.

HUSSAIN, SAQUIB, Assistant Professor of Mathematics, Department of Mathematics and Physics; B.S., M.S., COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, ISB; M.S., Ph.D., University of Arkansas at Little Rock.

LAINAS, HANNA, Assistant Professor of Psychology, Department of Psychology and Communications; B.A., M.A., Appalachian State University; Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Charlotte.

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.

LLOYD, ABBY, Assistant Professor of Music, Department of Fine and Performing Arts; B.M., Oklahoma; M.M., University of Missouri; M.A., D.M.A., Arizona State University.

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

LUO, FEI, Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice, Department of Social Sciences; B.L., M.L., Nanjing University of Science & Technology, China; Ph.D., Sam Houston State University.

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

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.

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, Chair and 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., Chair and Associate 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.

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, Associate 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.

PAZ, ANALEE, Assistant Professor of Digital Media, Department of Psychology and Communications; B.A., St. Edward’s University; M.A., Texas State University.

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.

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

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.

SAIKALI, NORMA, Visiting Assistant Professor of Mathematics, Department of Mathematics and Physics; M.A., Ph.D., Central Michigan 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

SHAW, JESSE, Assistant Professor of Arts, Department of Fine and Performing Arts; B.F.A., Austin Peay State University; M.F.A., Rhode Island School of Design.

SHI, WANZHU, Assistant Professor of Public Administration, Department of Social Sciences; M.P.A., Southeast Missouri State University; Ph.D., University of Central Florida.

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.

SOTO-VASQUEZ, ARTHUR, Visiting Assistant Professor of Communication, Department of Psychology and Communications; B.A., St. Edward’s University; M.A., The University of Texas at Austin; Ph.D., American University.

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.

TERAN, ELVIRA, Assistant Professor of Engineering, School of Engineering; Ph.D., Texas A&M University.

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.

VERGARAY, ALFONSO, Director of International Leadership and Assistant Professional of Political Science, Department of Social Sciences; B.A., Rutgers University; M.A., University of Toronto; Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.

WANG, HONGWEI, Assistant Professor of Mathematics, Department of Mathematics and Physics; B.S., Chongqing Technology and Business University; Ph.D., Texas Tech University.

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.

YNALVEZ, MARCUS A., Associate Dean and 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., Assistant Professor of Music, Department of Fine and Performing Arts; B.M., Universidad Nacional de Colombia; M.M., University of Southern Carolina.

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 Educational Programs; B.S., Pittsburgh State University; M.A., University of the Pacific; Ph.D., University of Southern Mississippi.

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

CORONADO, JENNIFER, Dean of Graduate Studies and Associate Professor of Curriculum & Instruction, Department of Educational Programs; B.S., Eastern Michigan University; M.Ed., Houston Baptist University; Ph.D., Capella University.

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

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

GILL, PUNEET, Assistant Professor of Curriculum & Instruction, Department of Educational Programs; B.S., M.S., Ed.Spec; Ed.D., University of Alabama.

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

HUBER, TONYA, Professor of Curriculum & Instruction, Department of Educational Programs; B.S., M. Ed., Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University. 

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

LINN, DIANA, Associate Professor of Special Education, Department of Educational Programs; 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 Educational Programs; B.A., Texas A&I University; M.S., Texas A&I University at Laredo; Ph.D., The University of Texas at Austin.

MARTINEZ, GILDA, Assistant Professional of Bilingual Education, Department of Educational Programs; B.S., M.S., Texas A&M International University; Ed.D., Texas A&M Kingsville.

NORRIS, JASON, Assistant Professor of Kinesiology, Department of Educational Programs; B.S., Central Washington University; M.PE., Arizona State University; Ph.D., Arizona State University.

OMEARA, JAMES, Dean and Professor of Curriculum and Instruction, B.E., University of Ballarat, M.A., Open University; Ed.D., University of Ballarat.

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

PIÑA, CYNTHIA, Assistant Professional of Curriculum & Instruction, Department of Educational Programs; B.I.S., M.S., Texas A&M International University.

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

RYDBERG, NELS, Instructor of Kinesiology, Department of Educational Programs; B.S., California Polytechnic State University; M.S., University of Nevada.

SALAZAR, JESSE, Assistant Professional of Educational Administration, Department of Educational Programs, B.E.S.S., Southwest Texas State University; M.Ed., Sul Ross State University; Ed. D., Lamar University.

SANCHEZ, BERNICE Y., Associate Professor of Curriculum & Instruction, Department of Educational 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 Educational Programs; B.A., The University of Texas at Austin; M.S., Laredo State University; Ph.D., Texas A&M University.

VILLARREAL, LINDA, Instructor of Kinesiology, Department of Educational Programs; B.S., Texas A&M University; M.S., The University of Texas.

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

College of Nursing and Health Sciences Faculty

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.

CHO, SEONG KWAN, Assistant Professor of Kinesiology; B.S., Yonsei University, M.A., San Jose State University, Ph.D., Florida State University

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

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, MELISSA P., Clinical Associate Professor of Communication Disorders; B.S., Texas A&M University-Kingsville, M.S., Southern Connecticut State University, E.D.D., Nova Southeastern University

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

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.

GRAMS, RUTH, Assistant Professor of Nursing, Canseco School of Nursing, B.S.N., Carroll University, D.N.P., University of 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., Texas A&M International University

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

MAROONROGE, SUMALAI, Clinical Associate Professor of Communication Disorders; A.B., West Virginia University, M.A. Michigan State University, M.A., University of Northern Iowa, PhD, University of Tennessee

MELENDEZ, SARA A., Clinical Assistant Professor of Nursing, Canseco School of Nursing; B.S.N., Texas A&M International University, M.S.N, University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio.

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.

NICKERSON, BRETT S., Assistant Professor of Kinesiology; B.S., University of Southern Alabama, M.E., Ed.S., Auburn University, Ph.D., University of Alabama

PARK, KYUNG-SHIN, Associate Professor of Kinesiology; B.S.S., MA.Ed., Seoul National University, Ph.D., Purdue University 

PEREZ, MONIKA L., Clinical Assistant Professor of Nursing, Canseco School of Nursing; B.S.N., Texas A&M International University, M.S.N., Jacksonville University

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

ROBLEDO, ROSA M., Clinical Assistant Professor of Communication Disorders; B.A., M.A., Our Lady of The Lake University

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., Texas A&M International University

SANDROCK, NANCY, Clinical Assistant Professor of Nursing, Canseco School of Nursing; B.S.N., Grand Canyon, M.S.N., Frontier School of Midwifery and Family Nursing, DNP, Case Western Reserve

TORREGOSA, MARIVIC B., Assistant Professor of Nursing, Director of MSN Programs, 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.

VICHARELLI, MARIA J., Clinical Assistant Professor of Nursing, Canseco School of Nursing; B.A., B.S.N, Texas A&M International University, M.S.N., University of Texas Arlington

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 of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio

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.