Faculty and Staff

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Faculty

Robert Allen

Dr. Robert A. Allen

Professor and Chair of Computer Science

Alana Alvarez

Dr. Alana Alvarez

Assistant Professor of Foreign Languages and Literatures

Assistant Professor of Psychology

Libertad Aranza

Libertad Aranza

Lecturer of Foreign Languages and Literatures

Assistant Professor of Physics

Professor and Chair of Journalism and Media Studies

Assistant Professor of Practice and Director of the Center for Collaborative Journalism

Associate Professor and Co-chair of Psychology

Associate Professor and Chair of Women's and Gender Studies

Professor of Biology

Maj. Bobbi Box

Assistant Professor of Military Science and ROTC Program Officer-in-Charge

Professor of Religion

Senior Lecturer of Chemistry

Associate Professor of Psychology

Professor of Chemistry and Director of Chemical Commerce

Thomas Bullington

Thomas Bullington

Lecturer of Integrative Studies

Professor of Biology

Craig Coleman

Craig Coleman

Professor and Chair of Art

David Cozart

Dr. David L. Cozart

Professor of Computer Science

Associate Professor and Chair of Chemistry

Senior Lecturer of Chemistry

Professor and Chair of Communication Studies and Theatre Arts

Distinguished University Professor of History

Professor of English and Associate Director of Southern Studies

Mark Dehler

Mark Dehler

Lecturer of Political Science

Dr. Jeff Denny

Dr. Jeff Denny

Associate Dean of the College of Liberal Arts and Professor of Mathematics

Associate Professor of Physics

Andy Digh

Dr. Andy D. Digh

Associate Professor of Computer Science

Associate Professor of History

Ben Dunn

Ben Dunn

Visiting Lecturer of Art and Director of McEachern Art Center

Carl Findley

Carl Findley

Senior Lecturer of Integrative Studies

Associate Professor of Religion

Baptist Professor of English and Director of Africana Studies

University Distinguished Professor of History

Griffith Professor and Chair of English

Assistant Professor of Political Science

Associate Professor or History

Associate Professor of Chemistry and Director of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Assistant Professor of Global Development Studies

Professor of Journalism and Media Studies

Professor and Chair of Political Science

Professor and Co-chair of Psychology

Dean of the College of Liberal Arts and Professor of History

Assistant Professor of Religion

Lecturer of Psychology

Associate Professor of English

Associate Professor of History

Dr. Kedrick Hartfield

Dr. Kedrick R. Hartfield

Professor of Mathematics

Assistant Professor of Biology

Professor and Chair of Biology

Joshua Holloway

Joshua Holloway

Lecturer of Mathematics

Associate Professor and Chair of Philosophy and Director of Philosophy, Politics, and Economics

Professor of Political Science and Director of International Affairs

Keith Howard

Dr. Keith Howard

Professor of Mathematics

Professor of Biology

Capt. Damion G. Hunter

Assistant Professor of Military Science

Associate Professor of Religion

Professor of Political Science and Director of Law and Public Policy

Senior Lecturer of Philosophy

Associate Professor of Political Science

Assistant Professor of Psychology

Riku Kawaguchi

Dr. Riku Kawaguchi

Assistant Professor of Sociology

Assistant Professor of Chemistry

Assistant Professor of International and Global Studies

Professor of Chemistry

Associate Professor of Chemistry

Associate Dean of the College of Liberal Arts, Professor of Foreign Languages and Literatures, and Director of Classical Studies

Professor of Biology

Lt. Col. Jerry Landrum

Professor and Chair of Military Science

Associate Professor and Chair of Physics

Professor of Religion

Assistant Professor of Chemistry

Assistant Professor of Mathematics

Associate Professor of Communication Studies and Theatre Arts and Director of Theatre

Associate Professor of Physics

Professor of Foreign Languages and Literatures

Director of Creative Writing, Lecturer and Writer-in-Residence

Erin McClenathan

Erin McClenathan

Assistant Professor of Art

Hope McIlwain

Dr. M. Hope McIlwain

Professor of Mathematics

Assistant Professor of Religion

Assistant Professor of Physics and Astronomy

Assistant Professor of Chemistry

Clara Mengolini

Dr. Clara Mengolini

Associate Professor of Foreign Languages and Literatures

Professor and Assistant Chair of Chemistry Department

Professor of Biology

Professor of English

Columbus Roberts Professor of the New Testament

Senior Lecturer of Biology

Dr. David G. Nelson

Professor of Mathematics

Kedar Nepal

Dr. Kedar Nepal

Associate Professor of Mathematics

Associate Professor and Chair of International and Global Studies

Associate Professor of Biology and Director of Neuroscience

Eric O'Dell

Associate Professor of Art

Associate Professor of International and Global Studies

James Ogden

James Ogden

Lecturer / Technical Director of Theatre

Associate Professor and Chair of Foreign Languages and Literatures

Assistant Professor of Biology

Associate Professor of Foreign Languages and Literatures

Mani Pokharel

Dr. Mani Pokharel

Senior Lecturer and Lab Coordinator of Physics

Professor of Computer Science and Chemistry and Director of Computational Science

Assistant Professor of Journalism and Media Studies

Jeff Pullen

Dr. Jeff Pullen

Associate Professor

Assistant Professor of Psychology

Assistant Professor of English

Professor of English

Professor of Law and Philosophy

Cynthia Robertson

Cynthia Robertson

Lecturer of Computer Science

Assistant Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience

Assistant Professor of Communication Studies and Theatre Arts

Assistant Professor of French

Professor of Philosophy

Professor and Chair of History

Professor of English

Professor of Psychology

Tennille Shuster

Tennille Shuster

Associate Professor of Art

Page Morton Hunter Professor of English

Assistant Professor of Sociology

Associate Professor of Philosophy

Professor of Biology

Visiting Lecturer of Biology

Assistant Professor of Communication Studies

Associate Professor of Communication Studies

Assistant Professor of Biology

Associate Professor of Biology

Assistant Professor of Chemistry

Professor and Chair of Mathematics

Eniye Tebekaemi

Dr. Eniye Tebekaemi

Assistant Professor

Professor of Philosophy

Professor of History and Director of Southern Studies

Assistant Professor of Mathematics

Assistant Professor of Statistics

Professor of Foreign Languages and Literatures

Professor and Chair of Religion

Associate Professor of Biology

Assistant Professor of Practice and Journalist in Residence

Columbus Roberts Professor of Theology

Professor and Chair of Sociology, Director of Criminal Justice, and Director of Environmental Studies

Adjunct Professor of Journalism and Media Studies

Professor of Mathematics

Associate Professor of Biology

Dr. Martin Zhao

Associate Professor of Computer Science

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Staff

Pamela Benedict

Administrative Assistant to the Dean

Brittany Cook

Brittany Cook

Laboratory Coordinator for Biology

Project Specialist for Journalism and Media Studies

Donald Ham

ROTC Program Assistant

Brian Hamilton

ROTC Recruiting Officer

Penni Hartley

Department Assistant for Art and Mathematics

Yandchia Higdon

Yandchia Higdon

Academic Program Support Specialist

Donna Johnson

Department Assistant for Foreign Languages and Literatures, Philosophy, and Religion

Nikolett Ihasz

Nikolett Ihasz

Laboratory Coordinator for Psychology

Costume Designer for Theatre

Angela Lowrey

Angela Lowrey

Laboratory Services Coordinator for Chemistry

Cristina Petruso

Cristina Petruso

Department Assistant for Computer Science and Psychology

Mandy Roper

Amanda Roper

Department Assistant for Chemistry

Anne Sanders

Anne Sanders

Department Assistant for Biology and Physics

Bobbie Shipley

Department Assistant for International and Global Studies and English

Jesse Sowell

Computer Systems Manager for Computer Science

Vernice Thomas

Vernice Thomas

Laboratory Coordinator for Biology

Amy Watson

Amy Watson

Center Coordinator for Theatre, ROTC and History