Faculty

FACULTY

Rachel L. Abbott

Assistant Professor, Health and Human Performance

BS, Longwood University; MS, Florida State University, PhD, University of Alabama; 2009

Brian U. Adler

Professor and Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of Faculty

BA, University of South Carolina; MA, University of Georgia; PhD, University of Tennessee; 2008

Ervin Anderson

Senior Lecturer, Mathematics, Learning Support

BS, Savannah State College; MEd, Georgia Southwestern College; 1985

Simon S. Baev

Assistant Professor, Computer Science

BS, MS, South Ural State University; MS, PhD, University of Alabama in Huntsville; 2008

Katherine O. Barnetson

Senior Lecturer, Special Education

BSEd, MEd, Georgia Southwestern State University; 2008

Robert H. Bennett

Associate Professor,  Management

BS, University of South Alabama; MBA, University of Georgia; PhD, Florida State University; 2012

D. Jason Berggren

Assistant Professor Political Science

BA, Eckerd College; MA, Florida State University; PhD, Florida International University; 2009

Gavin Bernstein

Lecturer, Special Education

BA, University of North Carolina; MA, University of Charleston; ES, Lincoln Memorial University; 2010

Kendall A. Blanchard

President

BA, Olivet Nazarene College; MDiv, Vanderbilt University; MA, PhD, Southern Methodist University; 2007

Jan Boesten

Lecturer, Mathematics

AS, Seminole Community College; BS, Georgia Southwestern State University; 2011; MS, Georgia Southwestern State University; 2012

Susan Bragg

Assistant Professor, History

BA, MA California State-Sacramento;  PhD University of Washington; 2010

Kelly J. Britskey

Instructor/Head Women's Basketball Coach

BA, MEd, LaGrange College; 2007

Ian M. Brown

Professor, Biology

BS, PhD, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand; 2002

Queen H. Brown

Associate Professor, Middle Grades

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

Eugenia P. Bryan

Department Chair and Associate Professor, English

BA, MA, University of Mississippi; PhD, University of Louisiana at Lafayette; 2007

Paula H. Bryant

Senior Lecturer, Nursing

AS, Middle Georgia College; BSN, Georgia College; MSN, Georgia College and State University;  2013

Burchard D. Carter

Professor, Geology

AB, West Georgia College; PhD, West Virginia University; 1983

Catalina Casaru

Lecturer, Health and Human Performance

BS, University of Alabama; MA, University of Alabama; 2012

Gaynor G. Cheokas

Director, Center for Business and Economic Development

BS, Columbus State University; MS, Georgia Southwestern State University; 2005

Joseph A. Comeau

Assistant Professor, Sociology

BS, Grand Canyon University;  MEd, Northern Arizona University; PhD, University of North Texas; 2013

Karen S. Cook

Senior Lecturer, Computer Science

BS, MS, Georgia Southwestern State University; 2001

Lisa A. Cooper

Assistant Professor and Director, Institutional Research

AB, MS, PhD, University of Georgia; 2001

Ellen M. Cotter

Professor, Psychology

BS, Grand Canyon University;  MEd, Northern Arizona University; PhD, University of North Texas; 2013

Paul G. Dahlgren

Assistant Professor, English

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

Lee Ann Dalzell

Associate Processor, Cataloging Librarian

BA, Western Kentucky University; MSLS, University of Kentucky; 1978

Sandra D. Daniel

Professor and Dean, School of Nursing

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

Anish Dave

Assistant Professor, English

BComm, Gujarat University, India; MBA, Gujarat University, India; MFA, University of Nevada; PhD, Iowa State; 2010

Bryan P. Davis

Director of Institutional Effectiveness  and Professor, English

BA, University of Dayton; MA, Wright State University; PhD, Ohio State University; 1998

Jennifer Dickens

Lecturer, Early Childhood

BS, Georgia Southern University; MEd, Columbus State University; 2011

Lauren DiPaula

Assistant Professor, English

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

Jaclyn K. Donovan

Instructor and Director, Athletics

BS, Georgia Southern University; MS, University of Kentucky: MBA Georgia Southwestern State University; 2008

Leisa R. Easom

Executive Director of the Rosalynn Carter Institute and Professor, Nursing

BSN, MSN, Valdosta State University; PhD, Medical College of Georgia; 2007

Ellen Elder

Lecturer and Clinical Resource Learning Center Coordinator, Nursing

ASN, Georgia Southwestern State University; BSN, Georgia Southwestern State University; 2010; MSN, Clayton State; 2012

Margaret A. Ellington

Associate Professor, English

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

M. Michael Fathi

Professor, Technology Management

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

Gary D. Fisk

Professor, Psychology

BA, Luther College; PhD, University of Alabama at Birmingham; 2000

John E. Fox

Instructor and Director, International Student Programs

BBA, MBA, Georgia Southwestern State University; 2001

Brian Flynn

Assistant Professor, Management

BS, Brigham Young University; MBA, Georgia State University; 2011; PhD, Auburn University, 2012

Rebecca M. Gee

Senior Lecturer, Nursing

BSN, Georgia College; MSN, Georgia College and State University

Kailash C. Ghimire

Assistant Professor, Mathematics

BSc, MSc, Tribhuvan University; MPhil, Kathmandu University; PhD, Oregon State University; 2007

Olga Godoy

Assistant Professor, Spanish

BA, Western Michigan University; MA, PhD, Florida State University; 2011

Jeffrey Green

Department Chair and Professor, Theater, Communication & Media Arts

BS, MFA, Ohio University; 1999

Mark Grimes

Assistant Professor, Management

BA, Samford University; MBA, Kennesaw State University; DBA, Argosy University; 2013

Mandi Goodsett

Assistant Professor, Reference Librarian/Government Documents Coordinator

BA, University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point; MSLS, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign; 2013

Chadwick Gugg

Assistant Professor, Mathematics

BA, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee; MS, Oregon State University; PhD, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; 2011

M. Elizabeth Gurnack

Associate Professor, Chemistry

AAS, William Rainey Harper College; BS, University of Illinois at Chicago; PhD, University of Minnesota; 2002

Richard C. Hall

Professor, History

BA, Vanderbilt University; MA, PhD, Ohio State University; 2002

Stephanie G. Harvey

Associate Professor, Biology

BA, Wesleyan College; MS, Georgia College and State University, Ph.D., University of Tennessee, Knoxville; 2002

Greg M. Hawver

Professor and Department Chair, Middle Grades and Secondary Education, Health and Human Performance

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

Gaye S. Hayes

Vice President for Enrollment Management

BS, Georgia Southwestern College; MEd, University of Georgia; PhD, Georgia State University; 1991

Robert E. Herrington

Department Chair and Professor, Biology

BA, University of Evansville; MS, Georgia College; PhD, Washington State University; 1986

Brian P. Heshizer

Professor, Management

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

Curtis C. Howell

Associate Professor, Accounting

BS, MAS, EdD, Northern Illinois University; 2001

Charles M. Huffman

Department Chair and Professor, Psychology

BA, Buena Vista College; MS, Emporia State University; PhD, University of Southern Mississippi; 2007

Tonia I. Hughes

Lecturer, Visual Arts

BS, Columbus State University; MFA, Georgia State University; 2009

Kirven P. Hulsey

Assistant Professor, Nursing

ADN, BSN, Georgia Southwestern State University; Nurse Midwifery Certificate, University of Mississippi; MSN, Albany State; PhD, Capella University; 2011

Joy S. Humphrey

Lecturer, Nursing

AA, AS, ASN, Macon State College; BSN, MSN, Georgia College and State; 2010

David J. Hunter

Assistant Professor, Special Education

BS, Bowie State University; MEd, Georgia Southwestern State University; 1999

Tzvetelin D. Iordanov

Associate Professor, Chemistry

BS, MS, Sofia University St. Kliment Ohridski; PhD, Pennsylvania State University; 2005

Nedialka I. Iordanova

Associate Professor, Chemistry

MS, Sofia University St. Kliment Ohridski; PhD, Pennsylvania State University; 2005

William G. Kline

Department Chair and Professor, History and Political Science

BA, MA, PhD, University of Texas at Austin; 1990

Svilen D. Kostov

Associate Professor, Physics

MS, University of Sofia, Bulgaria; PhD, City University of New York; 2004

Elizabeth A. Kuipers

Professor, English

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

Lynn Larsen

Lecturer, Early Childhood

AS, ABAC;  BS, University of Georgia; 2011

Eric M. Laughlin

Assistant Professor, Music

BM, University of North Alabama; MM, University of Memphis; DMA, University of South Carolina; 2008

W. Michael Leeder

Instructor and Head Men's Basketball Coach

BA, Florida State University; MS, Nova Southeastern University; 2006

Margaret A. Lehman

Assistant Professor, Reading

BS.Ed, Bowling Green State University; MSEd,  University of Dayton; EdD, University of Cincinnati; 2012

Tom Lorenz

Assistant Professor, Biology

BS, Western Michigan University; MS, Southeastern Louisiana University; PhD, University of New Orleans; 2008

J. Kelly McCoy

Professor, Biology and Dean, Arts and Sciences

BS, PhD, Oklahoma State University; 2011

Courtney D. McDonald

Assistant Professor, Sociology

BA, University of Colorado-Boulder; Graduate Certificate, PhD University of Colorado-Boulder; 2010

Jamie I. MacLennan

Associate Professor, Sociology

MA, PhD, Rutgers State University at New Brunswick; 2008

Cecilia M. Maldonado

Associate Professor, Marketing

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

Raymond P. Mannila

Instructor and Technical Theater Coordinator, Dramatic Arts

BS, Northern Michigan University; MA, Michigan State University; 2001

Jason Marley

Lecturer, English

BA, Rhode Island College; MA, State University of New York at Buffalo;  PhD, State University of New York at Buffalo; 2013

Paula J. Martin

Assistant Professor, History

BA, Texas A & M; MA, Tarleton State University; PhD, University of Nevada, Reno; 2008

Bryan S. McLain

Instructor and Head Baseball Coach

AA, South Georgia College; BBA, State University of West Georgia; MEd, Georgia Southwestern State University; 2004

J. YeVette McWhorter

Interim Dean, School of Education and Professor, Reading

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

Julie E. Megginson

Department Chair and Professor, Music

BME, MA, Eastern Michigan University; DMA, University of South Carolina; 2000

Samuel T. Miller

Associate Professor and Vice President of Student Affairs

BA, MA, University of North Carolina at Greensboro; MEd, PhD, Mississippi State University; 2000

Michael A. Moir, Jr.

Assistant Professor, English

BA, Muhlenberg College; MA, Catholic University of America; PhD, Catholic University of America; 2013

Joseph R. Nichols Jr.

Assessment Director and Assistant Professor, School of Education

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

Judy Orton

Assistant Professor, Psychology

BS, Georgia Southwestern State University; MS, Georgia State University; PhD, Georgia State University; 2013

Yang IL Park

Associate Professor, Management

BA, Mokpo National University of North Korea; MBA, Jackson State University; MS, Mississippi State; PhD, University of Mississippi; 2010

Brian R. Parkinson

Associate Professor, History

BA, Georgia Southern University; MA and PhD, Florida State University; 2005

Samuel T. Peavy

Department Chair, Geology and Chemistry;  Professor, Geology

B.S., McNeese State University; M.Sc., Memorial University of Newfoundland; Ph.D., Virginia Tech; 2000

Boris V. Peltsverger

Professor and Dean, Computing and Mathematics

MS.EE, PhD, Chelyabinsk State Technical University; 1997

Phil Pendergrass

PGM Director, Business

BS, Clemson University; MS, Coastal Carolina University; 2012

Shannon A. Perry

Director, External BBA Degree Program

BBA, MBA, Georgia Southern University; 2005

Dongwen Qi

Associate Professor, Mathematics

BS, MS, Beijing University; PhD, Ohio State University; 2007

Michele Ragsdale

Lecturer, Nursing

 

ASN, BBA, BSN, Georgia Southwestern State University;  MSN, Albany State University

Carrie Rhan

Instructor and Head Athletic Trainer

BS, Valdosta State University; MS, Georgia Southern University; 2011

Glenn M. Robins

Professor, History

BA, Carson-Newman College; MA, East Tennessee State University; PhD, University of Southern Mississippi; 2001

Laurel J. Robinson

Department Chair and Professor, Art

BFA, MFA, University of Cincinnati; 1978

Susan M. Robinson

Instructor, Accounting

BS, North Georgia College; MACC, University of Georgia; 2009

Lydia G. Rogers

Senior Lecturer, Learning Support Reading

BA, Georgia Southwestern State University; MEd, State University of West Georgia; 2008

Jayme S. Roseth

Clinical Instructor/Lecturer, Nursing

ASN, Georgia Southwestern State University; BSN, Georgia Southwestern State University; 2012

Matthew Ross

Lecturer,  English

BA, University of California; MA, University of Nevada Las Vegas; PhD, University of Nevada Las Vegas: 2013

Arvind C. Shah

Department Chair and Professor, Computer Science

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

Mary Anne Shepherd

Lecturer, Nursing

Family Nurse Practitioner Certificate, University of North Carolina; BSN, Georgia Southwestern State University; MPH, Mercer University; 2013

Rebecca G. Short

Assistant Professor, Reading

BA, MA, Georgia Southwestern State University; 2008

Bonnie J. Simmons

Graduate Program Chair, Assessment Director, and Associate Professor, Nursing

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

Rhonda Slocumb

Lecturer, Nursing

BS, Georgia Southwestern State University; BSN, Georgia Southwestern State University; MPH, Mercer University; 2010; MSN, Clayton State; 2012

Brian G. Smith

Associate Professor, Political Science

BA, Oberlin College; MA, PhD, Brown University; 2007

Gretchen M. Smith

Assistant Professor, Collection Development Librarian

BA, Rhodes College; MLIS, University of Alabama; 2006

Krista P. Smith

Registrar

BBA, Valdosta State University; MBA, Georgia Southwestern State University; 2009

Michele L. Smith

Associate Professor, Chemistry

BS, Wilson College; PhD, Auburn University; 2003

Mary L. Story-Huffman

Associate Professor and Dean of Library Services

BA, Buena Vista College; MEd, Georgia Southern University; MLS, Emporia State University; 2007

John S. Stovall

Associate Professor, Marketing

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

John J. Stroyls

Associate Professor and Chair, Mathematics

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

Richard Swope

Lecturer, Music

BS, MA, Pennsylvania State University-Central Office; 2007

Philip I. Szmedra

Professor, Economics

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

Helen Tate

Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs and Professor, Communications

BA, Idaho State University; MA, Idaho State University; PhD, Indiana University;  2012

Teresa P. Teasley

Undergraduate Program Chair and Associate Professor/Fuller E. Callaway Chair, Nursing

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

Anh-Hue Thi Tu

Associate Professor, Biology

AA, Jefferson State Community College; BS, Baylor University; PhD, Texas A & M Health Science Center; 2004

Elizabeth Uhl

Assistant Professor, Psychology

BS, Bradley University;  MA, PhD, The University of Texas at El Paso; 2011

Dawn B. Valentine

Associate Professor, Marketing

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

Randall C. Valentine

Assistant Professor, Finance

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

Sheryl F. Venable

Department Chair and Associate Professor, Early Childhood Education, Special Education and Reading

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

Milton Jeffrey Waldrop

 Professor, English

BA, MA, Florida State University; PhD, University of Mississippi; 1994

Christie L. Ward

Assistant Athletic Director for Compliance and Instructor, Health and Human Performance

AA, Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College; BS, Georgia Southwestern State University; JD, John Marshall Law School; 2009

Joseph F. Warther

Senior Lecturer, Accounting

BS, Kent State University; MTx, Akron University; 2013

Joseph Watson

Lecturer, Communications

BA, University of Memphis;  MA, University of Memphis; 2013

Mary E. Webb

Lecturer, Nursing

BSN, Georgia Southwestern State University; MSN, Troy University

 

Thomas J. Weiland

Professor, Geology

BS, East Carolina University; MS, PhD, University of North Carolina; 1988

Charles R. Wells

Associate Professor, Art

AAA, Cisco Junior College; BFA, Midwestern State University; MFA, Texas Christian University; 2002

Mary E. Wilson

Professor and Dean, School of Business Administration

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

LaVerne G. Worthy

Professor, Psychology

BS, Georgia Southwestern State University; MS, PhD, Auburn University; 1999

J. Thomas Wright

Professor/Russell & Margaret Thomas Chair, Biology

BS, Columbus College; PhD, Emory University; 1995

Chu Chu Wu

Associate Professor, Early Childhood Education

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

Keaton Wynn

Associate Professor, Art

BFA, Southwest Missouri State University; MFA, Kent State University; MA, Virginia Commonwealth University; 2004

Feng Xu

Associate Professor, Management

BEcon, Sichuan University, China; MS, South Dakota State University; MBA, PhD, The George Washington University; 2008

Alexander M. Yemelyanov

Professor, Computer Science

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

Alwen Yeung

Lecturer, English and Music

BA, Florida State University; MM, Florida State University; 2010

Millard E. Agerton

Assistant Professor Emeritus, Chemistry

AB, Mercer University; MS, PhD, University of Georgia (1968-1979)

Daniel D. Arden, Jr.

Professor Emeritus, Geology

AB, MS, Emory University; PhD, University of California (1970-1982)

James E. Bagwell

Professor Emeritus, History

AA, Georgia Southwestern College; BS, University of Georgia; MA, Georgia Southern College; PhD, University of Southern Mississippi (1967-2004)

Richard L. Baringer

Professor and Interim Dean Emeritus

BS, Loyola University; MA and PhD, George Peabody College for Teachers (1967-2003)

John W. Bates

Professor, Business

BCE, Georgia Institute of Technology; MBA, PhD, Georgia State University

Clifton A Baxter

Professor Emeritus, Computer Information Systems

BS, MEd, Georgia Southern College; EdS, EdD, University of Georgia (1972-1991)

Mary Elizabeth Blackshear

Assistant Professor Emerita, Education

BS, Albany State College; MEd, Georgia Southwestern College (1973-1995)

John B. Blount

Assistant Professor Emeritus, History

BS, Georgia Southern College, MA, EdS, George Peabody College for Teachers (1964-1984)

Michael E. Bohleber

Associate Professor Emeritus, Business

BA, MA, University of Georgia; PhD, University of Wisconsin (1981-1996)

Fred H. Boska

Professor Emeritus, Education

BME, MME, PhD, Florida State University (1970-1993)

Martha S. Buhler

Professor Emeritus, Nursing

BSN, Northwestern State College; MSN, University of Florida; EdD, Auburn University (1971-1997)

Frank L. Butler, Jr.

Assistant Professor Emeritus, Physics

Junior College Diploma, Georgia Southwestern College; BSEE, Georgia Institute of Technology (1962-1983)

William H. Capitan

President Emeritus

BA, University of Michigan; MA, PhD, University of Minnesota (1979-1995)

A. Dickson Carroll

Professor Emeritus, Education

BS, Georgia Southern College; MEd, EdD, Auburn University (1973-1994)

Sara Nell Carroll

Associate Professor Emerita, Nursing

BSN, MN, Emory University (1973-1992)

Dowe P. Carter

Professor Emerita, Chemistry

BS, MEd, EdD, University of Georgia (1967-1989)

Jack C. Carter

Professor Emeritus, Biology

BS, Davidson College; MEd, EdD, University of Georgia (1967-1995)

Bob C. Clark

Professor and Director of Athletics Emeritus, Physical Education

BSE, MSE, State College of Arkansas; EdD, University of Arkansas (1969-1992)

O. Jay Cliett, III

Professor Emeritus, Mathematics

BS, MA, EdD, University of Georgia (1970-2006)

H. E. Cofer

Professor Emeritus, Geology

AB, MS, Emory University; PhD, University of Illinois (1966-1988)

Reginald L. Comer

Assistant Professor Emeritus, French

BS, MEd, University of Georgia (1970-2000)

Wayne B. Counts

Professor Emeritus, Chemistry

BS, Furman University; PhD, University of North Carolina (1969-2001)

Gwendolyn S. Creswell

Associate Professor Emerita, Director of Library Services

BS, East Tennessee State University; MLS, Emory University (1970-1998)

Thomas B. Daniel

Vice President for Business & Finance Emeritus

BBA, University of Georgia (1966-1991)

Ned R. DeJournett

Professor Emeritus, Music

BA, Marshall University; MM, Northwestern University; PhD, Florida State University (1982-1996)

Rosella Deriso

Associate Professor Emerita, Nursing

BSN, Medical College of Georgia; MN, Emory University (1964-1980)

Barbara DeStefano

Professor, English

BA, MA, PhD, University of California, Santa Barbara

William B. Dragoin

Professor Emeritus, Psychology

BS, Troy State University; MS, Auburn University; PhD, George Peabody College (1972-1999)

Charles K. Ewing

Professor Emeritus, Biology

BS, University of Georgia; MS, University of Massachusetts (1946-1980)

David L. Ewing

Professor, Physics

AB, Mercer University; MEd, EdD, University of Georgia (1966-1993)

June Brooks Ewing

Professor Emerita, Education

BS, MEd, EdD, University of Georgia (1967-1992)

James E. Faircloth

Associate Professor Emeritus, Business

BS, MS, Florida State University, CPA, Georgia (1969-1994)

William H. Fisch

Professor Emeritus, Business

BBA, Texas A&M University; MBA, Georgia College; CPA, Georgia (1975-1997)

Lynn H. Frisbie

Professor & Division Chair Emeritus, Education

BS, MS, Kansas State College; EdD, University of Arkansas (1969-1994)

John H. Gore

Associate Professor Emeritus, English

AB, Wayne State University; MA, University of Denver; PhD, Wayne State University (1966-1982)

J. Hubert Greene

Professor Emeritus, Business

BS, Berry College; MS, EdD, New York University (1950-1981)

Michael Hanes

President Emeritus

BS, MS, PhD, Indiana University (1996-2007)

Ralph E. Harvey

Associate Professor Emeritus, Art

BFA, State University of Iowa; MFA, Auburn University (1976-2002)

John F. Henry

Dean Emeritus Academic, Business

B.S., Auburn University; M.S., Georgia Institute of Technology; Ph.D., University of Alabama (1986-1996)

Kenneth M. Huddleston

Assistant Professor Emeritus, Economics

B.S., Georgia Institute Technology; M.B.A., Georgia State University (1970-2001)

Harold Isaacs

Professor Emeritus, History

BS, MA, PhD, University of Alabama (1965-2005)

Duke W. Jackson, Jr.

Professor Emeritus, Music

BM, MM, DM, Florida State University (1970-1999)

Harold T. Johnson

Vice President for Academic Affairs/ Dean of the Faculty Emeritus

BA, Troy State; MDEd, EdD, Auburn University (1968-1984)

Evelyn L. Jones

Registrar Emerita

BS, MEd, Georgia Southwestern College (1969-1986)

Frank B. Jones

Professor Division Chair Emeritus, Computer and Applied Sciences

BS, MS, University of Georgia; PhD, Georgia Institute of Technology (1968-1994)

William B. King

President Emeritus

BS, Georgia Southern College; MEd, University of Georgia; PhD, New York University (1963-1978)

William E. Kipp

Professor Emeritus, Mathematics

BIE, Georgia Institute of Technology; MEd, University of Georgia; PhD, Florida State University (1968-2003)

Jose J. Larraz

Assistant Professor Emeritus, English

BS, Central University; MA, University of Miami; Doctor of Law, University of Havana (1971-1982)

Don C. Lee

Professor Emeritus, Psychology

BS, MA, George Peabody College; PhD, University of Georgia (1973-1996)

Jack R. Lewis

Professor Emeritus, Fine Arts

BA, University of South Florida; MVA, Georgia State University

Shirley F. Litwhiler

Associate Professor Emerita, English

BA, Mississippi State College for Women; MA, University of Southern Mississippi; PhD, Auburn University (1968-1998)

Frank M. Lowrey

Professor Emeritus, History

BA, Birmingham-Southern College; MA, PhD, University of Alabama (1968-2001)

John P. Manker

Professor Emeritus, Geology

BA, MA, University of South Florida; PhD, Rice University (1975-1999)

Bobbye L. McCarter

Associate Professor Emerita, Associate Librarian

BA, BS, Texas Women's University; MA, Louisiana State University; MALS, University of Missouri (1987-1998)

Jacqueline A. McKinney

Professor Emerita, Business

BS, Troy State College; MS, EdD, Auburn University (1967-1990)

Max T. McKinney

Professor Emeritus, Mathematics

BS, Troy State College; MEd, EdD, Auburn University (1964-1990)

Rebecca L. McNeill

Associate Professor/Director of Financial Aid Emerita

BSEd, MEd, University of Georgia (1967-1992)

Bruce A. Middlebrooks

Professor Emeritus, Education

BS, Centenary College; MEd, Northwestern State University; EdD, Northeast Louisiana University (1973-1994)

H. Lamon Moates

Professor Emeritus, Psychology

BA, Furman University; BD, Southern Seminary; MEd, Furman University; EdD, Auburn University (1969-1994)

C. Angelia Moore

Professor Emerita, English

BSEd, Wesleyan College, National University of Mexico, University of Georgia; MA, Middlebury College; EdD, University of Georgia (1978-2005)

Carl E. Niles

Associate Professor Emeritus, English

AB, MA, EdD, University of Tennessee (1965-1983)

Jack Norton

Assistant Professor Emeritus, English

BS, MA, Appalachian State University (1966-1998)

Alexander A. Palamiotis

Professor Emeritus, Political Science

BA, MA, GCIR, PhD, University of Utah (1960-1985)

Joseph P. Parker

Assistant Professor Emeritus, History

BS, Clemson College; MA, University of Rhode Island (1962-1978)

C. Alan Parks

Vice President for Business and Finance Emeritus

BS, University of Florida; MBA, MPA Valdosta State University; DBA, Argosy University-Sarasota (1986-2008)

Rebecca W. Parks

Assistant Professor Emerita, Business

BS, University of Georgia; MA, George Peabody College for Teachers; Professional Degree, Columbia University (1968-1984)

Henry W. Peabody

Professor Emeritus, English

BA, Emory University; MA, University of Georgia; PhD, University of Denver (1972-1997)

Edgar F. Peterson

Professor Emeritus, Education

BS, MEd, Auburn University; EdD, University of Alabama (1967-1993)

Lynda Lee Purvis

Dean Emerita, Academic Affairs

BS, University of Georgia; MA, University of Alabama (1991-2012)

Ondee Ravan

Professor Emerita, English

AB, Brenau College; MA, EdD, University of Georgia (1968-1994)

Richard P. Reese

Professor Emeritus, Education

BS, Auburn University; MEd, EdD, University of Southern Mississippi (1966-1994)

Ruth Roland

Associate Professor Emerita, Political Science

BA, Northeastern University; MA, PhD, New York University (1966-1990)

James W. Russell

Professor & Division Chair Emeritus, Biology

BS, MEd, EdD, University of Georgia (1965-1994)

Ora Jane Sawyer

Associate Professor Emerita, Business Education

BS, Georgia College at Milledgeville; MS, University of Tennessee; EdS, University of Georgia (1961-1989)

Helen H. Slaughter

Associate Professor Emerita, Assistant Librarian

BS, Jacksonville State College; MEd, Auburn University (1969-1999)

Kent M. Sole

Associate Professor Emeritus, Political Science

BA, MA, West Virginia University (1966-2000)

Mildred C. Tietjen

Associate Professor & Associate Dean Emerita

AB, Berry College; MALS, George Peabody College for Teachers (1964-1994)

William L. Tietjen

Professor Emeritus, Biology

BS, University of Georgia; PhD, University of Tennessee-Knoxville (1967-1998)

Allen D. Towery

Associate Professor Emeritus, English

BA, Delta State College; MA, PhD, University of Mississippi (1970-1998)

J. Terrell Turner

Assistant Professor Emeritus, Mathematics

BS, Troy University; MEd, University of Georgia (1967-1991)

Sarah Anne Ulmer

Assistant Professor Emerita, Nursing

BS, East Tennessee State University; MSN, Medical College of Georgia (1970-1980)

Vera Weisskopf

Professor Emerita, Library Services

BA, Oberlin College; MAS, University of Alabama; MLS, University of Alabama (1998-2012)

Raymond Westra

Professor Emeritus, Biology

BA, Calvin College; MA, University of North Carolina; PhD, University of Georgia (1968-1990)

Thomas L. Wheeler

Assistant Professor Emeritus, Mathematics

BS, Southern Methodist University; MA, MEd, Eastern New Mexico University; BA, MS, MBA, Georgia Southwestern State University (1983-2005)

Mary M. White

Professor Emerita, Education

BA, Newberry College; MEd, EdD, University of Georgia (1978-1992)

Mary A. Whitt

Professor Emerita, English

BS, MS, Jacksonville University; PhD, University of Alabama (1969-2000)

Jerry F. Williams

Professor and Vice President Emeritus of Academic Affairs

Emeritus of Mathematics, BS, MS, PhD, Auburn University (1970-1997)

William J. Wysochansky

Professor Emeritus, Chemistry

BS, PhD, Memphis State University (1980-2006)

FACULTY EMERITI

Millard E. Agerton

Assistant Professor Emeritus, Chemistry

AB, Mercer University; MS, PhD, University of Georgia (1968-1979)

Daniel D. Arden, Jr.

Professor Emeritus, Geology

AB, MS, Emory University; PhD, University of California (1970-1982)

James E. Bagwell

Professor Emeritus, History

AA, Georgia Southwestern College; BS, University of Georgia; MA, Georgia Southern College; PhD, University of Southern Mississippi (1967-2004)

Richard L. Baringer

Professor and Interim Dean Emeritus

BS, Loyola University; MA and PhD, George Peabody College for Teachers (1967-2003)

John W. Bates

Professor, Business

BCE, Georgia Institute of Technology; MBA, PhD, Georgia State University

Clifton A Baxter

Professor Emeritus, Computer Information Systems

BS, MEd, Georgia Southern College; EdS, EdD, University of Georgia (1972-1991)

Mary Elizabeth Blackshear

Assistant Professor Emerita, Education

BS, Albany State College; MEd, Georgia Southwestern College (1973-1995)

John B. Blount

Assistant Professor Emeritus, History

BS, Georgia Southern College, MA, EdS, George Peabody College for Teachers (1964-1984)

Michael E. Bohleber

Associate Professor Emeritus, Business

BA, MA, University of Georgia; PhD, University of Wisconsin (1981-1996)

Fred H. Boska

Professor Emeritus, Education

BME, MME, PhD, Florida State University (1970-1993)

Martha S. Buhler

Professor Emeritus, Nursing

BSN, Northwestern State College; MSN, University of Florida; EdD, Auburn University (1971-1997)

Frank L. Butler, Jr.

Assistant Professor Emeritus, Physics

Junior College Diploma, Georgia Southwestern College; BSEE, Georgia Institute of Technology (1962-1983)

William H. Capitan

President Emeritus

BA, University of Michigan; MA, PhD, University of Minnesota (1979-1995)

A. Dickson Carroll

Professor Emeritus, Education

BS, Georgia Southern College; MEd, EdD, Auburn University (1973-1994)

Sara Nell Carroll

Associate Professor Emerita, Nursing

BSN, MN, Emory University (1973-1992)

Dowe P. Carter

Professor Emerita, Chemistry

BS, MEd, EdD, University of Georgia (1967-1989)

Jack C. Carter

Professor Emeritus, Biology

BS, Davidson College; MEd, EdD, University of Georgia (1967-1995)

Bob C. Clark

Professor and Director of Athletics Emeritus, Physical Education

BSE, MSE, State College of Arkansas; EdD, University of Arkansas (1969-1992)

O. Jay Cliett, III

Professor Emeritus, Mathematics

BS, MA, EdD, University of Georgia (1970-2006)

H. E. Cofer

Professor Emeritus, Geology

AB, MS, Emory University; PhD, University of Illinois (1966-1988)

Reginald L. Comer

Assistant Professor Emeritus, French

BS, MEd, University of Georgia (1970-2000)

Wayne B. Counts

Professor Emeritus, Chemistry

BS, Furman University; PhD, University of North Carolina (1969-2001)

Gwendolyn S. Creswell

Associate Professor Emerita, Director of Library Services

BS, East Tennessee State University; MLS, Emory University (1970-1998)

Thomas B. Daniel

Vice President for Business & Finance Emeritus

BBA, University of Georgia (1966-1991)

Ned R. DeJournett

Professor Emeritus, Music

BA, Marshall University; MM, Northwestern University; PhD, Florida State University (1982-1996)

Rosella Deriso

Associate Professor Emerita, Nursing

BSN, Medical College of Georgia; MN, Emory University (1964-1980)

Barbara DeStefano

Professor, English

BA, MA, PhD, University of California, Santa Barbara

William B. Dragoin

Professor Emeritus, Psychology

BS, Troy State University; MS, Auburn University; PhD, George Peabody College (1972-1999)

Charles K. Ewing

Professor Emeritus, Biology

BS, University of Georgia; MS, University of Massachusetts (1946-1980)

David L. Ewing

Professor, Physics

AB, Mercer University; MEd, EdD, University of Georgia (1966-1993)

June Brooks Ewing

Professor Emerita, Education

BS, MEd, EdD, University of Georgia (1967-1992)

James E. Faircloth

Associate Professor Emeritus, Business

BS, MS, Florida State University, CPA, Georgia (1969-1994)

William H. Fisch

Professor Emeritus, Business

BBA, Texas A&M University; MBA, Georgia College; CPA, Georgia (1975-1997)

Lynn H. Frisbie

Professor & Division Chair Emeritus, Education

BS, MS, Kansas State College; EdD, University of Arkansas (1969-1994)

John H. Gore

Associate Professor Emeritus, English

AB, Wayne State University; MA, University of Denver; PhD, Wayne State University (1966-1982)

J. Hubert Greene

Professor Emeritus, Business

BS, Berry College; MS, EdD, New York University (1950-1981)

Michael Hanes

President Emeritus

BS, MS, PhD, Indiana University (1996-2007)

Ralph E. Harvey

Associate Professor Emeritus, Art

BFA, State University of Iowa; MFA, Auburn University (1976-2002)

John F. Henry

Dean Emeritus Academic, Business

B.S., Auburn University; M.S., Georgia Institute of Technology; Ph.D., University of Alabama (1986-1996)

Kenneth M. Huddleston

Assistant Professor Emeritus, Economics

B.S., Georgia Institute Technology; M.B.A., Georgia State University (1970-2001)

Harold Isaacs

Professor Emeritus, History

BS, MA, PhD, University of Alabama (1965-2005)

Duke W. Jackson, Jr.

Professor Emeritus, Music

BM, MM, DM, Florida State University (1970-1999)

Harold T. Johnson

Vice President for Academic Affairs/ Dean of the Faculty Emeritus

BA, Troy State; MDEd, EdD, Auburn University (1968-1984)

Evelyn L. Jones

Registrar Emerita

BS, MEd, Georgia Southwestern College (1969-1986)

Frank B. Jones

Professor Division Chair Emeritus, Computer and Applied Sciences

BS, MS, University of Georgia; PhD, Georgia Institute of Technology (1968-1994)

William B. King

President Emeritus

BS, Georgia Southern College; MEd, University of Georgia; PhD, New York University (1963-1978)

William E. Kipp

Professor Emeritus, Mathematics

BIE, Georgia Institute of Technology; MEd, University of Georgia; PhD, Florida State University (1968-2003)

Jose J. Larraz

Assistant Professor Emeritus, English

BS, Central University; MA, University of Miami; Doctor of Law, University of Havana (1971-1982)

Don C. Lee

Professor Emeritus, Psychology

BS, MA, George Peabody College; PhD, University of Georgia (1973-1996)

Jack R. Lewis

Professor Emeritus, Fine Arts

BA, University of South Florida; MVA, Georgia State University

Shirley F. Litwhiler

Associate Professor Emerita, English

BA, Mississippi State College for Women; MA, University of Southern Mississippi; PhD, Auburn University (1968-1998)

Frank M. Lowrey

Professor Emeritus, History

BA, Birmingham-Southern College; MA, PhD, University of Alabama (1968-2001)

John P. Manker

Professor Emeritus, Geology

BA, MA, University of South Florida; PhD, Rice University (1975-1999)

Bobbye L. McCarter

Associate Professor Emerita, Associate Librarian

BA, BS, Texas Women's University; MA, Louisiana State University; MALS, University of Missouri (1987-1998)

Jacqueline A. McKinney

Professor Emerita, Business

BS, Troy State College; MS, EdD, Auburn University (1967-1990)

Max T. McKinney

Professor Emeritus, Mathematics

BS, Troy State College; MEd, EdD, Auburn University (1964-1990)

Rebecca L. McNeill

Associate Professor/Director of Financial Aid Emerita

BSEd, MEd, University of Georgia (1967-1992)

Bruce A. Middlebrooks

Professor Emeritus, Education

BS, Centenary College; MEd, Northwestern State University; EdD, Northeast Louisiana University (1973-1994)

H. Lamon Moates

Professor Emeritus, Psychology

BA, Furman University; BD, Southern Seminary; MEd, Furman University; EdD, Auburn University (1969-1994)

C. Angelia Moore

Professor Emerita, English

BSEd, Wesleyan College, National University of Mexico, University of Georgia; MA, Middlebury College; EdD, University of Georgia (1978-2005)

Carl E. Niles

Associate Professor Emeritus, English

AB, MA, EdD, University of Tennessee (1965-1983)

Jack Norton

Assistant Professor Emeritus, English

BS, MA, Appalachian State University (1966-1998)

Alexander A. Palamiotis

Professor Emeritus, Political Science

BA, MA, GCIR, PhD, University of Utah (1960-1985)

Joseph P. Parker

Assistant Professor Emeritus, History

BS, Clemson College; MA, University of Rhode Island (1962-1978)

C. Alan Parks

Vice President for Business and Finance Emeritus

BS, University of Florida; MBA, MPA Valdosta State University; DBA, Argosy University-Sarasota (1986-2008)

Rebecca W. Parks

Assistant Professor Emerita, Business

BS, University of Georgia; MA, George Peabody College for Teachers; Professional Degree, Columbia University (1968-1984)

Henry W. Peabody

Professor Emeritus, English

BA, Emory University; MA, University of Georgia; PhD, University of Denver (1972-1997)

Edgar F. Peterson

Professor Emeritus, Education

BS, MEd, Auburn University; EdD, University of Alabama (1967-1993)

Lynda Lee Purvis

Dean Emerita, Academic Affairs

BS, University of Georgia; MA, University of Alabama (1991-2012)

Ondee Ravan

Professor Emerita, English

AB, Brenau College; MA, EdD, University of Georgia (1968-1994)

Richard P. Reese

Professor Emeritus, Education

BS, Auburn University; MEd, EdD, University of Southern Mississippi (1966-1994)

Ruth Roland

Associate Professor Emerita, Political Science

BA, Northeastern University; MA, PhD, New York University (1966-1990)

James W. Russell

Professor & Division Chair Emeritus, Biology

BS, MEd, EdD, University of Georgia (1965-1994)

Ora Jane Sawyer

Associate Professor Emerita, Business Education

BS, Georgia College at Milledgeville; MS, University of Tennessee; EdS, University of Georgia (1961-1989)

Helen H. Slaughter

Associate Professor Emerita, Assistant Librarian

BS, Jacksonville State College; MEd, Auburn University (1969-1999)

Kent M. Sole

Associate Professor Emeritus, Political Science

BA, MA, West Virginia University (1966-2000)

Mildred C. Tietjen

Associate Professor & Associate Dean Emerita

AB, Berry College; MALS, George Peabody College for Teachers (1964-1994)

William L. Tietjen

Professor Emeritus, Biology

BS, University of Georgia; PhD, University of Tennessee-Knoxville (1967-1998)

Allen D. Towery

Associate Professor Emeritus, English

BA, Delta State College; MA, PhD, University of Mississippi (1970-1998)

J. Terrell Turner

Assistant Professor Emeritus, Mathematics

BS, Troy University; MEd, University of Georgia (1967-1991)

Sarah Anne Ulmer

Assistant Professor Emerita, Nursing

BS, East Tennessee State University; MSN, Medical College of Georgia (1970-1980)

Vera Weisskopf

Professor Emerita, Library Services

BA, Oberlin College; MAS, University of Alabama; MLS, University of Alabama (1998-2012)

Raymond Westra

Professor Emeritus, Biology

BA, Calvin College; MA, University of North Carolina; PhD, University of Georgia (1968-1990)

Thomas L. Wheeler

Assistant Professor Emeritus, Mathematics

BS, Southern Methodist University; MA, MEd, Eastern New Mexico University; BA, MS, MBA, Georgia Southwestern State University (1983-2005)

Mary M. White

Professor Emerita, Education

BA, Newberry College; MEd, EdD, University of Georgia (1978-1992)

Mary A. Whitt

Professor Emerita, English

BS, MS, Jacksonville University; PhD, University of Alabama (1969-2000)

Jerry F. Williams

Professor and Vice President Emeritus of Academic Affairs

Emeritus of Mathematics, BS, MS, PhD, Auburn University (1970-1997)

William J. Wysochansky

Professor Emeritus, Chemistry

BS, PhD, Memphis State University (1980-2006)