Faculty

GRADUATE  FACULTY

Queen H. Brown (2008-2013) Associate Professor, Education

BS, MEd, Georgia Southwestern State University; EdS, Albany State University; EdD, Georgia Southern University; 2002

Paul Dahlgren  (2013-18) Assistant Professor, English and Modern Languages

BA, Pomona College;  MA, PhD University of California-Irvine; 2010

Sandra Daniel (2013-18) Professor and Dean, Nursing

BSN, Georgia Southwestern College; MSN, Valdosta State College; PhD, Medical College of Georgia; 1986

Lauren DiPaula (2012-17) Assistant Professor, English and Modern Languages

BA, James Madison University; MS, Towson University; PhD, Indiana University of Pennsylvania; 2010

Margaret A. Ellington (2012-17) Associate Professor, English and Modern Languages 

BS, Weber State University; MS, PhD, Utah State University; 2001

M. Michael Fathi (2013-2018) Professor, Business

BS, University of Jundi; MBA, University of Baltimore; DBA, Nova Southeastern University; 1999

Greg M. Hawver (2013-2018) Professor and Department Chair, Health and Human Performance

BSE, Georgia Southern University; MEd, Georgia Southwestern College; MBA, Troy State University; EdD, University of Mississippi; 1981

Brian Heshizer (2010-2015) Associate Professor, Business

B.A., Columbus State University; M.A., Florida State University; Ph. D., University of Wisconsin-Madison; 2002

Elizabeth A. Kuipers (2013-2018) Professor, English and Modern Languages

BA, Wesleyan College; MA, PhD, Auburn; 1998

Cecilia M. Maldonado (2009-2014) Assistant Professor, Business

BS, Tecnologico de Monterrey; MS, Texas A & M; PhD, University of Texas, Pan American; 2007

J. YeVette McWhorter (2013-2018) Interim Dean and Professor, Education

BS, Austin Peay State University; MA, University of New Mexico; EdD, University of Georgia; 1999

Joseph R. Nichols (2013-2018) Assistant Professor, Education

BBA, Mercer University; MA, Georgia College and State University; PhD, University of Georgia; 2010

Boris V. Peltsverger (2013-2018) Professor and Dean, Computing and Mathematics

M.S.E.E., Ph.D., Chelyabinsk State Technical University; 1997

Arvind C. Shah (2013-2018) Department Chair and Professor, Computer Science

M.S., Ph.D., University of Georgia; 1997

Bonnie Simmons (2013-18) Professor, Nursing

Diploma, Piedmont Hospital; B.S.N., Georgia Southwestern College; M.S.N., Valdosta State University; PhD, Georgia State; 2003

John S. Stovall (2008-2013) Associate Professor, Marketing

BS, MBA, PhD, University of Illinois at Chicago; 2005

John J. Stroyls (2009-2014) Associate Professor and Chair, Mathematics

AB, West Virginia University; PhD, State University of New York at Buffalo; 1989

Philip I. Szmedra (2008-2013) Associate Professor, Business

BA, Pennsylvania State University; MS, PhD, University of Georgia; 2001

Teresa Teasley (2013-18) Assistant Professor, Nursing

AA, BSN, Georgia Southwestern State University; MSN, Troy University; DNP, Medical College of Georgia; 2008

Dawn B. Valentine (2008-2013) Associate Professor, Business

BS, University of North Alabama; MS, University of Alabama at Huntsville; PhD, University of Alabama at Birmingham; 2005

Randall C. Valentine (2008-2013) Assistant Professor, Business

BS, Arkansas State University; MS, Mississippi State University, PhD, Mississippi State University; 2005

Sheryl F. Venable (2011-2016) Assistant Professor, Education

BSHE, University of Georgia; BS Medical College of Georgia; MEd Augusta State University; EdS, Georgia Southwestern State University; EdD, Georgia Southern University; 2008

M. Elizabeth Wilson (2013-2018) Professor and Dean, Business

BA, MA, University of Alabama at Tuscaloosa; PhD, University of Alabama at Birmingham; 1990

Chu Chu Wu (2008-2013) Assistant Professor, Education

BA, Fu-Jen Catholic University; MS, Iowa State University; PhD, Syracuse University; 2005

Alexander M. Yemelyanov (2013-2018) Professor, Computer and Information Sciences

MS, Moscow State University; DSc, Supreme Certification Board under the Council of Ministers of the USSR; PhD, Computing Center under the Academy of Science of the USSR; 2001