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    Mississippi College
   
 
  Nov 22, 2017
 
 
    
GRADUATE CATALOG 2012-2013 [Archived Catalog]

General Administration (Faculty/Staff)



Mississippi College Graduate School
General Administration
(Parentheses indicate first year of service at Mississippi College)

General Officers

LEE G. ROYCE (2002)

President of the University; B.A., M.B.A., Ed.D., Vanderbilt University

RONALD HOWARD (1977)

Vice President for Academic Affairs; Professor of History and Political Science; B.A., Carson-Newman College; M.A., University of Tennessee; Ph.D., University of Tennessee at Knoxville; additional study, Newberry Library, Chicago, Illinois

DONNA LEWIS (1998)

Chief Financial Officer; B.S., University of Southern Mississippi; M.B.A., Mississippi College; C.P.A.

DEBBIE C. NORRIS (1984)

Vice President for Planning and Assessment, Dean of Graduate Studies, and Associate Professor of Business; B.S.B.A., Mississippi College; M.Ed., Mississippi State University; Ph.D., University of Mississippi; 1998 MC London Program Resident Professor

ERIC E. PRATT (2002)

Vice President for Christian Development; B.A., Vanderbilt University; Ph.D., New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary; Post-Doctoral Study, Loyola University

STEVE STANFORD (1999)

Vice President for Administration and Government Relations; B.S.E.D., M.Ed., Delta State University; Ph.D., Florida State University

WILLLIAM R. “BILL” TOWNSEND, JR. (2008)

Vice President for Advancement and Legal Counsel to the President; B.A., Mississippi College; J.D., Mississippi College School of Law; M.Div., New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary; Ph.D., University of Mississippi

JIM TURCOTTE (1994)

Vice President for Enrollment Management and Student Affairs; B.S.B.A., Mississippi College; M.R.E., Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary; Ph.D., University of North Texas

Academic Deans

STAN BALDWIN (1999)

Dean of the School of Science and Mathematics;  Professor and Chair of Biological Sciences; B.S., Asbury College; M.Div., Asbury Theological Seminary; M.A., University of Kentucky; Ph.D., University of Kentucky College of Medicine; Postdoctoral Research, Ohio State University College of Medicine

MARCELO EDUARDO (1997)

Dean, School of Business and Professor of Business; B.A., M.B.A., Delta State University; Ph.D., University of Mississippi

DON W. LOCKE (1998)

Dean of the School of Education; Professor of Education, Counseling and Psychology; B.S., M.Ed., Mississippi College ; Ed.D. University of Mississippi

GARY MAYFIELD (2005)

Dean of the School of Humanities and Social Sciences; Professor of Sociology and Social Work; B.A., Louisiana College; M.A., Stephen F. Austin State University; M.Div., New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary; M.S.W., University of Georgia; Ph.D., Emory University

DEBBIE C. NORRIS (1984)

Vice President for Planning and Assessment and Dean of Graduate Studies; Associate Professor of Business; B.S.B.A., Mississippi College; M.Ed., Mississippi State University; Ph.D., University of Mississippi; 1998 MC London Program Resident Professor

MARY JEAN PADGETT (1982)

Dean and Professor of Nursing, School of Nursing; B.S.N., Mississippi College; M.S.N., University of Alabama at Birmingham; Ph.D., University of Texas

JAMES H. ROSENBLATT (2003)

Dean, School of Law; B.A., Vanderbilt University; J.D., Cornell University Law School

WAYNE VANHORN (2005)

Dean of Christian Studies and the Arts; Professor of Christian Studies and Philosophy; B.A., Christopher Newport College of the College of William and Mary; M.Div., Th.D., New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary

Mississippi College Graduate School and Office of Continuing Education Personnel

DEBBIE C. NORRIS (1984)

Vice President for Planning and Assessment; Dean of Graduate and Professional Studies and Associate Professor of Business; B.S.B.A., Mississippi College; M.Ed., Mississippi State University; Ph.D., University of Mississippi; 1998 MC London Program Resident Professor

JEANNIE LANE (1981)

Assistant Dean of Graduate Studies; B.A., Mississippi College; M.Ed., Mississippi College; Ph.D., University of Mississippi

DEBBIE DEPRIEST (1981)

Secretary to the Graduate School; B.S., Mississippi College

ELNORA LEWIS (2007)

Secretary to the Graduate School; A.A., Hinds Community College; B.S.B.A., University of Southern Mississippi

CASSANDRA SESSOMS (1995)

Coordinator of Institutional Research, Graduate School

KEN L. GILLIAM (2003)

Director, Office of Continuing Education; B.B.A., Belhaven College

JUDITH HALBERT (2007)

Administration Assistant, Office of Continuing Education; B.A.E., University of Mississippi

CHELI BRUNSON (2007)

Program Coordinator, Office of Continuing Education; B.A., Louisiana College

Mississippi College Graduate Faculty
Criteria for Membership

The three categories for graduate faculty are Full-time, Part-time, and Adjunct. Appropriate credentials for all graduate faculty are on file in the Office of Academic Affairs. All graduate faculty must be approved by the Graduate Council. Forms for this approval are available from the Graduate Office. Part-time and adjunct faculty are in one listing.

Mississippi College Criteria for Membership
Graduate Faculty

FULL MEMBERSHIP: To be eligible for full membership in the graduate faculty, a member shall:

  1. Have the terminal degree or its evident equivalent in scholarly maturity and productivity.
  2. Be recommended by the Department Chair and appropriate Dean.
  3. Be approved by the Dean of Graduate Studies, Vice President for Academic Affairs, and the Graduate Council.

PART-TIME & ADJUNCT MEMBERSHIP: To be eligible for associate membership in the graduate faculty, a member shall:

  1. Have a terminal degree, or equivalent qualifications for course(s) taught.
  2. Be recommended by the Department Chair/appropriate Dean.
  3. Be endorsed by the Dean of Graduate Studies.
  4. Be approved by the Graduate Council.

Full-Time Faculty Approved to Teach Graduate Courses

NELL ADAMS (1992)

Associate Professor of Music; B.M., M.M., William Carey College; M.M., Mississippi College; D.M.A., University of Southern Mississippi

BRIAN E. ANDERSON (2006)

Associate Professor of Social Work and Director of BSW Program; B.A., Tougaloo College; M.S.W., Louisiana State University; Ph.D., Jackson State University

NANCY ANDERSON (2008)

Assistant Professor of Finance; B.S., M.B.A., Mississippi College; Ph.D. Mississippi State University

GLENN J. ANTIZZO (2011)

Associate Professor of Political Science; A.B., Cornell University; M.A., University of Georgia; Ph.D., Louisiana State University

TAMMY Y. ARTHUR (2005)

Assistant Professor of Business; B.S., University of Southern Mississippi; M.B.A., Millsaps College; Ph.D., Mississippi State University

J. CLINTON BAILEY, II (1999)

Associate Professor and Chair, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry; B.S., Mississippi College; Ph.D., University of Southern Mississippi; Postdoctoral Fellow of Molecular Biology, University of Missouri at Columbia

STANLEY A. BALDWIN (1999)

Dean of the School of Science and Mathematics; Professor and Chair of Department of Biological Sciences; Acting Chair, Department of Computer Science and Physics; B.S., Asbury College; M.Div., Asbury Theological Seminary; M.A., University of Kentucky; Ph.D., University of Kentucky College of Medicine; Postdoctoral Research, Ohio State University College of Medicine

TOM BENNET (1996)

Professor of Computer Science; B.S., University of Missouri; Ph.D., University of Maryland

LELAND W. BENTON (1997)

Assistant Professor of Chemistry; B.S., Mississippi State University; M.Ed., Mississippi State University

JANIS C. BOOTH (2008)

Associate Professor of Psychology and Counseling; B.A., Millsaps College; M.S. University of Southern Mississippi; Ed.D., Texas A & M University Commerce; LPC

ELIZABETH BRANDON (2008)

Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences; B.S., Delta State University; Ph.D., University of Alabama at Birmingham

ROCHELLE CADE (2011)

Assistant Professor of Psychology and Counseling; B.A., Texas A&M University Corpus Christi; M.S. and Ph.D., Texas A&M Corpus Christi; LPC

EDITH V. CARLISLE (2002)

Professor of Psychology and Counseling; B.A., Blue Mountain College; M.Ed., Mississippi State University; Ph.D., University of Mississippi; LPC; NCC; ACS; LMFT

STEPHANIE CARMICLE (2010)

Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences; B.S., Xavier University of Louisiana; Ph.D., Tulane University

STEPHEN D. COOK (1983)

Professor of Art; B.A., Mississippi College; M.F.A., University of Mississippi; Certificate in Printmaking, Royal College of Art, London

SHEREE M. CORKERN (1998)

Assistant Professor of Accounting; B.S.B.A., M.B.A., Mississippi College; Ph.D., Jackson State University; C.P.A., Mississippi

ROBERT MICHAEL CUDD (2003)

Professor of Finance; B.S., M.B.A., Mississippi State University; Ph.D., University of Arkansas

RODERICK T. CUTRER (2010)

Assistant Professor, Medical Director, Physician Assistant Studies; B.S., Mississippi College; M.D., University of Mississippi Medical Center

H. EDWARD DACUS, JR. (1999)

Associate Professor of Music; B.M., University of Southern Mississippi; M.M., (Piano) University of Mississippi; M.M., (Vocal), D.M.A., Louisiana State University

BETH ANN DUNIGAN (1999)

Associate Professor of Biological Sciences, Associate Chair of Biology; B.S., University of Southern Mississippi; M.C.S., Mississippi College; Ph.D., University of Southern Mississippi

O’KA R. DUREN (2000)

Associate Professor of Education; B.S., Mississippi State University; M.Ed., Ed.S., Mississippi College; Ed.D., Mississippi State University

MARCELO EDUARDO (1997)

Dean of School of Business and Professor of Finance; B.A., M.B.A., Delta State University; Ph.D., University of Mississippi

KATHARINE H. ESTESS (2008)

Visiting Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences; B.A., University of Mississippi; M.D. University of Mississippi Medical Center

JAMES EVERETT (1996)

Associate Professor of English; B.S., B.A., M.A; M.S.C., Auburn University; Ph.D., University of Washington

TERESA FLOYD (1983)

Professor of Mathematics; B.S., Mississippi State University; M.Ed., Mississippi College; Ph.D., University of Missouri at Columbia; 1999, 2004 MC London Program Resident Professor

KIRK FORD (1980)

Professor of History and Political Science; B.A., William Carey College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Southern Mississippi

CLIFF FORTENBERRY (1986)

Professor and Chair of the Department of Communication and Graduate Program Coordinator; B.B.S., M.Ed., Mississippi College; Ph.D., University of Southern Mississippi

MELANIE LEIGH FORTENBERRY (2008)

Instructor of Health Services Administration and Administrator of Master’s of Health Services Administration; B.S.N., M.H.S., Mississippi College   

BOBBY FRANKLIN (2010)

Assistant Professor, Teacher Education and Leadership; B.S., University of Southern Mississippi; M.Ed., Auburn; Ph.D., Mississippi State University; MCP; LPC; NCC

WALTER L. FRAZIER (2008)

Assistant Professor of Psychology and Counseling; B.S., Mississippi State University; M.Div., Emory University; M.C.P., Mississippi College; Ph.D., Mississippi State University

MELINDA GANN (1991)

Professor of Mathematics; B.S., Mississippi State University; M.C.S., Mississippi College; Ph.D., University of Southern Mississippi

KENISHA WHEELER GORDON (2009)

Assistant Professor of Psychology and Counseling; B.A., Southeastern Louisiana University; M.Ed., Southeastern Louisiana University; Ph.D. University of Mississippi; LPC; NCC; ACS; RPT

JOE O. GRAVES (2003)

Visiting Professor of Biological Sciences; B.S., M.S., Ph.D., University of Mississippi; additional course work, Mississippi College

RAY GREGORY (2003)

Assistant Professor of Art; B.A., Union University; M.F.A., Mississippi College

LEE HARDING (1975)

Professor of English; B.A., M.A., Mississippi College; Ph.D., University of Southern Mississippi

TRISTEN A. HARRIS (2010)

Assistant Professor, Director of Clinical Education, Physician Assistant Studies; B.S., Florida International University; M.P.A.S., University of Florida

GERALD HASSELMAN (2003)

Associate Professor of Teacher Education and Leadership and Director of Educational Leadership Program; B.A., Millsaps College; M.Ed., Ed.S., Mississippi College; Ed.D., Mississippi State University

MICHAEL HATAWAY (2004)

Instructor of Art, B.S.E.D., M.Ed., Mississippi College; additional study, Mississippi State University, University of Southern Mississippi

JAMES BRYAN HAYES (2000)

Associate Professor of Marketing, School of Business; B.S.B.A., University of Southern Mississippi; M.B.A., Mississippi College; D.B.A., Mississippi State University

KATHERINE HEARD (2002)

Associate Professor of Psychology and Counseling; B.S., University of Southern Mississippi; M.S., Ph.D., Mississippi State University; LPC

TOMMYE C. HENDERSON (2008)

Assistant Professor of Teacher Education and Leadership; B.S., University of Southern Mississippi; M.Ed., Ed.S., Ph.D., Mississippi State University

FRANK E. HOOD (1968)

Professor of Economics and Business Administration; B.S., Mississippi College; M.S., University of Southern Mississippi; Ph.D., University of Mississippi; additional study, Wang Center for International Studies, University of Memphis

RONALD HOWARD (1977)

Vice President for Academic Affairs; Professor of History and Political Science; B.A., Carson-Newman College; M.A., University of Tennessee; Ph.D., University of Tennessee at Knoxville; additional study, Newberry Library, Chicago, Illinois

JOHN D. HUNT (2002)

Professor of Teacher Education and Leadership; B.S., Lamar University; M.S., S.F., Austin State University; Ed.D., Baylor University

MERLEEN IVEY (2001)

Assistant Professor of Teacher Education and Leadership; B.S., M.Ed., Mississippi College; Ed.S., Ed.D., Jackson State University

KRISTEN P. JOHNSON (2008)

Assistant Professor of Music; B.M., Mississippi College; M.M., D.M., The Florida State University

RANDY HAYWARD JOLLY (2004)

Director of Gore Art Gallery and Instructor of Theatre and Art; B.F.A., University of Southern Mississippi; M.Ed., Mississippi College; M.F.A., Mississippi College

JACQUELINE G. JONES (1971)

Associate Professor of Accounting; B.S., M.B.A., University of Southern Mississippi; C.P.A., Mississippi; course work completed for D.B.A., Mississippi State University

KERRI STANLEY JORDAN (2002)

Assistant Professor of English; B.A., M.A., Mississippi College; Ph.D., Louisiana State University

ROBERT WILLIAM KNUPP (2000)

Associate Professor of Music; B.M., Susquehanna University; M.M., East Carolina University; D.M.A., University of Alabama

JANET MIGNON KUCIA (2006)

Instructor of Communication; B.S., University of Southern Mississippi; M.S.C.; Mississippi College; Ph.D., Candidate, University of Southern Mississippi

SUSAN LASSITER (1989)

Assistant Professor of English; A.A., Hinds Community College; B.A., M.A., Mississippi College

TOMMY LEAVELLE (1992)

Professor of Mathematics; B.S., Wayland Baptist College; M.A., Ph.D., North Texas State University

GERALD R. LEE (1970)

Professor of Economics and Director of M.B.A. Program; B.S., Mississippi College; M.S., University of Southern Mississippi; Ph.D., University of Mississippi, Distinguished Professor of the Year, 2002

JAN C. LEMON (2011)

Assistant Professor of Psychology and Counseling; B.A., Belhaven College; M.Ed., Mississippi College, Ph.D., Mississippi State University; LPC, NCC, NCSC

DON W. LOCKE (1998)

Dean of the School of Education; Professor of Education, Counseling and Psychology; B.S., M.Ed., Mississippi College ; Ed.D. University of Mississippi

LARRY M. LOGUE (1997)

Professor of History and Political Science; B.A., University of Pittsburgh; A.M., Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania

REBECCA A. LOVELESS (2010)

Assistant Professor, Director of Pre-Clinical Education, Physician Assistant Program; B.S., University of Alabama, Huntsville; M.H.S. Quinnipiac University

DAVID MAGERS (1989)

Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry; B.S., Mississippi College; Ph.D., University of Florida; postdoctoral study, Harvard University; MC Distinguished Professor of the Year, 2005

MICHAEL P. MANN (2003)

Associate Professor of Psychology and Counseling; B.A., Mississippi College; M.Ed., University of Mississippi; M.S., University of Durham, Durham, England; M.Div., Emory University; Ph.D., University of Missouri; MC Distinguished Professor of the Year, 2009

LUANN MARRS (2005)

Associate Professor of English; B.A., M.A., University of Oklahoma; Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

GARY K. MAYFIELD (2005)

Dean of the School of Humanities and Social Sciences; Professor of Sociology and Social Work; B.A. Louisiana College; M.A.; Stephen F. Austin State University; M.Div., New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary; M.S.W., University of Georgia; Ph.D.,Emory University

MARK MCCOMB (1996)

Associate Professor of Business; B.S., Mississippi College; M.A., (Mathematics), University of Louisville; M.A., (Philosophy), University of Louisville; Ph.D., (Management Science) Illinois Institute of Technology.

SUZANNE MCDONOUGH (2012)

Assistant Professor of Kinesiology; B.B.A., Millsaps College; M.S., Mississippi State University; Ph.D., University of Mississippi

JOHN MCMATH (1987)

Professor of Mathematics; B.A., Texas A.& M. University; M.S., Texas Tech University; Ph.D., Louisiana Tech University

EDWARD L. MCMILLAN (1973)

Vice President for Graduate Studies and Special Programs Emeritus; Professor of History; B.A., Mississippi College; M.A., University of Mississippi; Ph.D., Texas Tech University; postdoctoral study, University of Colorado

JAMES M. MEADERS (1998)

Professor and Chair of Music ; B.M., M.M., Mississippi College, D.M.A., The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary

CINDY MELTON (2001)

Associate Professor and Chair of Teacher Education and Leadership; B.S.Ed., M.Ed., Mississippi College; Ph.D., University of Mississippi

RANDOLPH BENTON MILEY (1999)

Professor and Chair, Department of Art; B.F.A., University of Southern Mississippi; M.Ed., Mississippi College, Ph.D., Florida State University

DAVID G. MILLER (1991)

Associate Professor of English; B.A., Nyack College; M.A., Ph.D., Baylor University; 1993 LC/MC Overseas Resident Professor, London, England; 2001 and 2010 MC London Program Lead Resident Professor

MARK IRA MORGAN (2006)

Assistant Professor of Accounting; B.S.B.A., Mississippi College; M.B.A., Mississippi College; Ph.D., Jackson State University

TRICIA NELSON (2010)

Director of Paralegal Studies and Chair of History & Political Science; B.S., Mississippi College; M.B.A., Mississippi College; M.A., Savannah College of Art/Design

TIM NICHOLAS (1999)

Assistant Professor of Communication; B.S., Georgia State University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Southern Mississippi

DEBBIE NORRIS (1984)

Vice President for Planning and Assessment; Dean of Graduate and Professional Studies and Associate Professor of Business; B.S.B.A., Mississippi College; M.Ed., Mississippi State University; Ph.D., University of Mississippi; 1998 MC London Program Resident Professor

JAMES STEVEN O’NEAL (2002)

Assistant Professor of Computer Science; B.S., Mississippi College; M.S., Clemson University; Ph.D., Louisiana State University

LEWIS OSWALT (1989)

Professor of Music, B.M., Mississippi College; M.M., University of Southern Mississippi; D.M.A., New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary

C. DEAN PARKS (1969)

Professor of Chemistry; B.S., Georgetown College; Ph.D., University of Louisville; 1992 LC/MC Overseas Program Resident Professor, London, England; 1998 MC London Program Senior Resident Professor; 2002 MC London Program Senior Resident Professor

SANDRA PARKS (1976)

Assistant Professor of Accounting; B.B.A., University of Mississippi; M.B.A., Mississippi College; C.P.A., Mississippi

STEVEN PATTERSON (2009)

Associate Professor of History and Political Science; B.A., Mississippi College; M.A., University of Southern Mississippi; Ph. D., University of Memphis

KEVIN P. PAULI (2007)

Assistant Professor of Business; B.B.A., University of Alaska; M.B.A., Ph.D., University of Nebraska

ARMINIA JO PEYREGNE-LOLLAR (2011)

Associate Professor, Director of Admissions, Physician Assistant Program; B.S., Southeastern Louisiana University; M.S., University of Alabama of Birmingham

ROBERT J. PHILPOT (2010)

Associate Professor and Chair of Physician Assistant Studies; B.S., Belhaven University; M.S., Troy State University; M.M.Sc., Emory University; Ph.D., University of Florida

VAN BROOKS POOLE (2010)

Instructor of Accounting, School of Business; B.S.B.A., Mississippi College: MTAX., University of Mississippi; Ph.D. Candidate, University of Mississippi

HARRY PORTER (1984)

Professor of History and Political Science and Director of the Administration of Justice Program; B.A., Maryville College; M.S., Ph.D., University of Southern Mississippi

JAMES B. POTTS, III (2002)

Associate Professor of English; B.A., University of Mississippi; M.A., University of Central Florida; Ph.D., University of South Carolina 

RETHA ANN PRICE (1999)

Assistant Professor of Business; B.B.A., M.B.A., D.B.A., Mississippi State University

STEVEN R. PRICE (2008)

Associate Professor of English; Director of Writing Center; B.S., University of Wisconsin- Oshkosh; M.A., Arizona State University; Ph.D., Louisiana State University

JONATHAN T. RANDLE (1999)

Interim Chair and Associate Professor of English; B.A., Mississippi College; Affiliated B.A., M.A., Ph.D., Emmanuel College, University of Cambridge

ANGELA A. REIKEN (2010)

Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences; B.S., Mississippi College; M.C.S., Mississippi College; Ph.D., University of Mississippi Medical Center

RANDALL LYNN ROBBINS (1984)

Professor of Management; B.S., M.B.A., Arkansas State University; D.B.A., Mississippi State University

LLOYD ROBERTS (1982)

Professor of Management; B.P.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Mississippi

DALE A. ROSADO (2010)

Assistant Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry; B.S., University of Southern Mississippi; Ph.D., University of Southern Mississippi

MICHAEL RUSHING (2010)

Assistant Professor of Music, Director of the Taylor School; B.M., Mississippi College; M.M., Mississippi College; D.M.A., University of South Carolina

PHYLLIS WOODARD SEAWRIGHT (2001)

Assistant Professor of Communication; B.A., Mississippi College; M.A., Baylor University; Ph.D., Florida State University

TRENT SELBY (2010)

Assistant Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry; B.S., Western Kentucky University; M.S., Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University; Ph.D., University of Alabama

CHARLES EDGAR SENTELL (1998)

Professor of Business; B.A., and J.D., University of Alabama

CHERYL SHEPPARD (2005)

Assistant Professor of Teacher Education and Leadership; B.M.E., Mississippi University for Women; M.M.E., Delta State University; M.S., Mississippi College; Ph.D., Jackson State University

ALBERT A. SMATHERS (2004)

Assistant Professor of Art; B.S., M.A., M.F.A., Mississippi College

CHARLES P. SMITH (1996)

Associate Professor of History and Political Science; B.S.Ed., and M.Ed., Mississippi College; Ph.D., University of Southern Mississippi

DORIS SMITH (2004)

Assistant Professor of Teacher Education and Leadership; B.S., University of Southern Mississippi; M.Ed., William Carey College; Ph.D., University of Mississippi; 2010 Resident Professor, London Semester Program  

THEODORE E. SNAZELLE (1980)

Professor of Biological Sciences; B.S., Belmont College; M.S., Ph.D., Purdue University; 1990 LC/MC Overseas Program Resident Professor, London, England; 2003 Lead Resident Professor, MC London Program 

JOHN STEPHEN SOUTHERN (2007)

Chair and Professor of Psychology and Counseling; A.B., University of Southern California; M.S., Texas A & M University; Ed.D., Texas A & M University; Certification/Clinical Membership: AAMFT and AASECT; LPC

LAURA ELIZABETH STAPLETON (2002)

Chair, Department of Modern Languages; Assistant Professor of Spanish and Director of Spain Study Abroad Program; B.A., Mississippi College; M.A., University of Mississippi; Ph.D., Louisiana State University

BILL STARK (1976)

Sadler Professor of Biological Sciences; B.S., Southeastern Oklahoma State University; M.S., North Texas State University; Ph.D., University of Utah; MC Distinguished Professor of the Year, 1981, 2004

CLAUDIA STEELE (2003)

Assistant Professor of Teacher Education and Leadership; B.S., M.Ed., Mississippi College; Ph.D., Mississippi State University

RUTHIE STEVENSON (2003)

Assistant Professor of Teacher Education and Leadership; B.A., M.A., Ed.S., Ph.D., Jackson State University

CURTIS SUMMERLIN (1991)

Associate Professor of Teacher Education and Leadership and Psychology; B.S., Loyola University; M.Ed., Mississippi College; Ph.D., Mississippi State University; postdoctoral study, Jackson State University

JOHN TRAVIS (1988)

Professor and Chair, Department of Mathematics; B.S., Mississippi College; M.S., University of Tennessee; Ph.D., Mississippi State University

STEPHEN B. TROUARD (2008)

Instructor of Business; B.S., Tulane University; M.S., Belhaven College; Ph.D., Candidate, Jackson State University

MINADENE HILDERBRAND WALDROP (2009)

Assistant Professor of Teacher Education and Leadership; B.S., University of Mississippi; M.Ed., Mississippi College; Ed.D. Delta State University

ROBERT ROY WARD, JR. (2005)

Assistant Professor of Psychology and Counseling; B.S., Mississippi College; B.A., Mississippi College; M.S., University of Southern Mississippi; Ph.D., University of Southern Mississippi

MICHAEL CHRISTOPHER WASHAM (2008)

Chair and Professor of Kinesiology; B.S., Louisiana Tech.; M.S., Louisiana Tech.; Ph.D., University of Southern Mississippi

DANIEL GLENN WIGGINS (1981)

Professor of Computer Science ; B.A., Mississippi State University; M.Ed., Mississippi College; additional study, Mississippi State University; M.S., Jackson State University; Ph.D., University of Southern Mississippi

MELISSA WIGGINS (1990)

Professor of Computer Science; B.A., M.C.S., Mississippi College; Ph.D., University of Southern Mississippi

BENJAMIN WILLIAMS (2010)

Assistant Professor of Music; B.M., University of Akron; M.M., University of Akron; D.M.A., Ohio State University

BONNIE BLU WILLIAMS (1994)

Professor of Music Education; B.M.E., Northwestern State University of Louisiana; M.M.E., Ph.D., University of North Texas; 2000 MC London Program Resident Professor; 2005 London Program Resident Professor 

TOM WILLIAMS (1989)

Professor of Teacher Education and Leadership; B.S., Mississippi State University; M.Ed., Ed.S., Mississippi College; Ed.D., University of Southern Mississippi; MC Distinguished Professor of the Year, 2001

WILLA WILLIAMS (2010)

Assistant Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry; B.S., Mississippi Valley State University; M.S., Jackson State University; Ph.D., Louisiana State University

ANGELA WILLOUGHBY (1999)

Associate Professor of Music; B.M., M.M., Mississippi College; D.M.A., Louisiana State University

JAMES W. WOOTEN (1990)

Professor of Sociology and Social Work; B.S., Union University; M.A., Stephen F. Austin University; Ph.D., University of Tennessee at Knoxville; M.C.P., Mississippi College; postdoctoral study, University of Tennessee Center for Health Sciences; and University of Memphis; Reformed Theological Seminary; Memphis Theological Seminary; L.M.F.T.

RICE P. YORK, JR. (2003)

Professor of Marketing; B.A., M.B.A., Millsaps College; D.B.A., Mississippi State University; C.P.A., Mississippi

CRAIG S. YOUNG (1999)

Director of Instrumental Activities and Professor of Music; B.M.E., Bowling Green State University; M.M., Ph.D., The Ohio State University

MERLE ZIEGLER (1994)

Professor of Communication; B.A., Cedarville University; M.A., Ph.D., Bowling Green State University 

Part-time and Adjunct Faculty

TINA ATKINS (2004)

Adjunct Instructor of Teacher Education and Leadership; B.S., University of Southern Mississippi; M.Ed., Ed.S., Mississippi College; Ph.D., Mississippi State University

BECKY BARNETT (2008)

Adjunct Instructor of Art; B.A., Mississippi College; M.F.A., Mississippi College

JON RICHARD BEWLEY (1997)

Instructor of Business and Management Information; B.S.E.E., Mississippi State University; M.B.A., Mississippi College; Ph.D., (Environmental Engineering) and Ph.D., (Information Systems), Kenned West University

CHARLES A. BOUDREAUX, JR. (2002)

Adjunct Instructor of Counseling & Psychology; B.A., Mississippi College; M.Div., Ed.D., New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary

JOHN BRANDON (1999)

Adjunct Instructor of Business; B.B.A., University of Mississippi; M.B.A., Delta State University

GEORGE H. BROADSTREET, JR. (2005)

Adjunct Instructor of Business; B.S.B.A., Mississippi College; M.B.A., University of Mississippi

PHIL BURCHFIELD (2012)

Adjunct Instructor of Teacher Education and Leadership; B.S., M.Ed., Ed.S., and Ed.D. Mississippi State University

STEPHANIE DICKSON BUSBEA (1997)

Instructor of Art; B.S.F., Arkansas State University; M.A.Ed., University of Georgia; Ph.D., University of North Texas

ROSIE LEE CALVIN (2011)

Adjunct Professor of Health Services Administration; B.S.N., Mississippi College; M.S.N., University of Mississippi Medical Center; D.N.S. Louisiana State University Medical Center

NORMAN V. CHAPPELL (2006)

Adjunct Instructor of Teacher Education; B.S., University of Southern Mississippi; M.Ed., Mississippi College; doctoral student, Jackson State University

ERIN O’LEARY CHALK (2009)

Adjunct Instructor, Administration of Justice; B.A., University of Florida; J.D., Mississippi College School of Law

SYBIL CHEESMAN (1977)

Adjunct Instructor of Music; B.M., M.M., University of Southern Mississippi

KAREN G. CLAY (2011)

Adjunct Instructor, Higher Education Administration; B.A., Mississippi University for Women; M.S., University of Tennessee; J.D., Mississippi College School of Law

WENDY HARDIN COPELAND (2006)

Adjunct Instructor, Health Services Administration; B.S., M.S.C., Mississippi College

MICHAEL COCO (2009)

Adjunct Instructor, Teacher Education and Leadership; B.S.Ed., Mississippi College; M.Ed., Mississippi College; Certificate of Administration, Mississippi College

C. RANDY COTTON (1999)

Adjunct Instructor, Psychology and Counseling; B.A., Southeastern Louisiana University; M.S., Ph.D., University of Southern Mississippi

JULIAN COWART (2009)

Adjunct Instructor, Higher Education Administration; B.S., Trevecca Nazarene University; M.A., The George Washington University; Ph.D., Capella University

VIOLA DACUS (2001)

Part-Time Instructor of Music; B.M., University of Mississippi; M.M., D.M.A., Louisiana State University

NATHAN DEVINE (2010)

Adjunct Instructor of English; B.A., Mississippi College; M.A., University of Toronto

ANNIE G. DYKES (2012)

Assistant Professor, Physician Assistant Studies; B.S., Mississippi State University; M.S., University of Alabama; M.S., Mississippi State University

BRIAN ERVIN (2010)

Adjunct Instructor of Psychology and Counseling; B.A., Mississippi College; M.C.P., Mississippi College; Adventure-Based Therapist/Trainer; LMFT

MARY EDWARDS (2009)

Adjunct Instructor, Teacher Education and Leadership; B.S.Ed., University of Southern Mississippi; M.Ed., University of Southern Mississippi; M.Ed., Mississippi College

LYNN ETHERIDGE (2012)

Adjunct Instructor, Teacher Education and Leadership; B.A., University of Mississippi Law School; M.S., Mississippi College; Ph.D., University of Mississippi

PATRICIA FARGASON (2009)

Adjunct Instructor, Psychology and Counseling; B.A., Brenau College; M.Ed., University of Georgia; Ph.D., University of Georgia

RYAN FORTENBERRY (2011)

Adjunct Instructor of Communication; B.S., Mississippi College; M.S., Mississippi College; Ph.D. (Candidate), Virginia Tech

JOHN BARTON GALLOWAY (2005)

Adjunct Instructor of Art; B.F.A., Mississippi State University; M.F.A., University of Mississippi

ROBERT GATEWOOD (2012)

Adjunct Instructor, Teacher Education and Leadership; B.S., Mississippi College; M.Ed., Mississippi College

CYNTHIA R. GIPSON (2010)

Adjunct Instructor, Teacher Education and Leadership; B.S., Mississippi College; M.Ed. (Elementary Education), Mississippi College; M.Ed. (Supervision/Leadership), Mississippi College; Ed.S., Mississippi College

SAM GORE (1951)

Professor of Art; B.A., Mississippi College; B.F.A., Atlanta College of Art; M.A., University of Alabama; Study, University of Georgia, Georgia Institute of Technology; Ed.D., Illinois State University

MELISSA GRANTHAM (2006)

Adjunct Instructor of Teacher Education; B.A.E., University of Mississippi; M.Ed., University of Mississippi

WILLIAM B. GRETE (2000)

Adjunct Instructor of Health Services Administration; B.S., Pensacola Christian College; J.D., Cumberland School of Law; LL.M., Georgetown University

MARCIA G. HALE (2011)

Adjunct Instructor of Psychology and Counseling; B.S., Florida State University; M.A., New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary; LPC

FRED L. HALL (2012)

Adjunct Instructor of Psychology and Counseling; B.A., Belhaven College; MPH, M.S., Jackson State University; Ed.D., Argosy University; LPC, LCMHT, NCC, ACS

THERESA H. HAMILTON (2012)

Adjunct Instructor of Teacher Education and Leadership; B.S., Auburn University; M.A., University of North Alabama; Ed.D., University of Alabama

BILL HARDIN (2005)

Adjunct Instructor of Teacher Education and Leadership; B.A., University of Mississippi; M.Div., New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary; Ed.S., Mississippi College; D. Min., Southern Baptist Theological Seminary

DEBORAHH HARRIS (2010)

Adjunct Instructor, Teacher Education and Leadership; B.S., Mississippi State University; M.Ed., Mississippi State University

TERRIS C. HARRIS (2010)

Adjunct Instructor of Health Services Administration; B.S. Jackson State University; L.L.M., Loyola University; J.D., University of Mississippi

CAROLE HAWKINS (2010)

Adjunct Instructor of History and Political Science; B.S., Mississippi College; M.S.S., Mississippi College

MICHAEL J. HEINDL (2010)

Adjunct Instructor of Higher Education Administration; B.S., Mississippi College; J.D., Thomas Cooley Law School; Ph.D., Candidate, Mississippi State University

CAROLYN HODGES (2004)

Adjunct Instructor of Teacher Education and Leadership; B.S., M.S., University of Mississippi

ORVEL HOOKER (1981) 

Adjunct Instructor of Communication; B.A., Ouachita University; S.T.B., S.T.M., Temple University; Th.D., Trinity Theological Seminary

JAN JEFFREY HOOVER (2004)

Adjunct Instructor of Biology; B.S., Florida Atlantic University; M.S., University of South Florida; Ph.D., University of Oklahoma

BEN IVEY (2010)

Adjunct Instructor of Art; B.A., Mississippi College; M.F.A., Mississippi College

WILLIE C. JOHNSON (2012)

Adjunct Instructor, Teacher Education and Leadership; B.S., Jackson State University; M.Ed., Mississippi College; Ph.D., Iowa State University

JAMES RICHARD JOINER (2009)

Adjunct Instructor of Music; B.M., Mississippi College; M.M., Louisiana State University; Ph.D. Louisiana State University

CURTIS JONES (2007)

Adjunct Instructor of History and Political Science; B.S., Mississippi College; M.S., Delta State University

MIKE JONES (2008)

Adjunct Instructor of Athletic Administration; B.S.Ed., M.Ed., Mississippi College; Athletic Director, Mississippi College

KRIS KAASE (2011)

Adjunct Instructor of Teacher Education and Leadership; B.A., West Georgia; M.Ed., North State University; Ph.D., North Carolina State

ROBERT BRITTON KATZ (2008)

Adjunct Instructor of Higher Education Administration; B.A., Mississippi State University; M. Ed., Mississippi State University; Ph.D., University Mississippi

MYRA KINCHEN (2009)

Adjunct Instructor, Teacher Education and Leadership; B.S., Mississippi University for Women; M.Ed., Mississippi College; Ed.S., Mississippi College

LISA KIRKPATRICK (2006)

Adjunct Instructor of Health Services Administration; B.S., Louisiana Tech University; M.S., Bellevue University

JEANNIE M. LANE (2003)

Assistant Dean of Graduate Studies and Adjunct Instructor of Education; B.S.Ed., M.Ed., Mississippi College; Ph.D., University of Mississippi

STEVEN LEE (1990)

Adjunct Instructor of Business; B.B.A., University of Mississippi; M.B.A., Mississippi College; Certificate of Accounting, Mississippi College

ROBERT X. LOUYS (1997)

Adjunct Instructor of History and Political Science; B.A., Marietta College; M.S.S., Mississippi College

MARILYN LOWE (2011)

Adjunct Instructor, Teacher Education and Leadership; B.S.Ed., Mississippi College; M.Ed., Jackson Statue University

WATSON T. MARSALIS (2002)

Adjunct Instructor of History and Political Science; B.A., University of Mississippi; M.S.S., Mississippi College

KATHY MARTIN (2003)

Adjunct Instructor of Teacher Education and Leadership; B.S., M.A., Mississippi State University; Ph.D., University of Southern Mississippi

MARLYNN KESSLER MARTIN (2005)

Adjunct Instructor of TESOL; B.S., Campbellsville University; M.Ed., University of Louisiana at Lafayette

TIM L. MARTIN (2007)

Adjunct Instructor of Teacher Education and Leadership; B.S., Mississippi College; M.Ed., Mississippi; Ed.S., Delta State University; Ph.D., Delta State University

WILLIAM ROBERTS MCKNIGHT (2008)

Adjunct Instructor of Business; B.S., M.B.A., Millsaps College

EILEEN MILNER (2011)

Adjunct Instructor, Teacher Education and Leadership; B.A., University of Minnesota; M.Ed., University of Southern Mississippi

ROBERT E. MOORE, JR. (2007)

Adjunct Instructor of Administration of Justice; B.S.B.A., University of Southern Mississippi; M.S., University of Southern Mississippi; Ph.D., University of Southern Mississippi

JIM MORITSUGU (2006)

Adjunct Instructor of Music; B.M., Northwestern University; M.M., University of Texas, Austin

RONALD G. MUMBOWER (1989)

Adjunct Instructor, Psychology and Counseling; B.A., Oklahoma Baptist University; Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary; LMFT

SUSAN MUSSELLWHITE (2008)

Adjunct Instructor, Athletic Administration, Assistant Athletic Director/Senior Woman Athletic Administrator; B.S.Ed., M.S., Mississippi College

OREN THERRELL MYERS (2004)

Adjunct Instructor of Teacher Education and Leadership; B.S., M.Ed., William Carey College; Ed.S., Ed.D., Mississippi State University

TAWANDA NICHOLS (2008)

Adjunct Instructor of Teacher Education and Leadership; B.S. Ed., Mississippi College; M.Ed., Mississippi; Ed.S., Mississippi University

PHILLIP ODOM (2006)

Adjunct Instructor of Teacher Education; B.M., Mississippi College; Ed.D., Vanderbilt University

IREN OMO-BARE (2009)

Adjunct Instructor, History and Political Science; B.A., University of Delaware; M.A., University of Delaware; Ph.D., Louisiana State University

SHERRI OTTIS (2009)

Adjunct Instructor, Teacher Education and Leadership; B.S. Mississippi College; M.S.S., Mississippi College

RICK PARKER (2011)

Adjunct Instructor, Sociology and Social Work; B.A., University of Mississippi; M.A., Mississippi College; M.B.A., Belhaven College; Ph.D., Texas Tech University

PAM A. PARKS (2004)

Adjunct Instructor of Psychology and Counseling; B.S.Ed., M.Ed., University of Mississippi

IRISH PATRICK-WILLIAMS (2007)

Adjunct Instructor of Health Services Administration; B.S.N., Mississippi College; M.S.M.; Ph.D., Jackson State University

EDDIE PEASANT (2009)

Adjunct Instructor, Teacher Education and Leadership; B.M.E., University of Southern Mississippi; M.Ed., Mississippi College; Ed.S., University of Southern Mississippi; Ed.D., University of Southern Mississippi

ERIC E. PRATT (2006)

Vice President of Christian Development and Adjunct Instructor of Teacher Education and Leadership; B.A., Vanderbilt University; M.Div., Ph.D., New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary

ROSS PRICE (2012)

Adjunct Instructor of Music; B.C.M., Mississippi College; M.M., Mississippi College

STEPHEN M. PURYEAR (2012)

Adjunct Instructor of Health Services Administration; B.S., Mississippi College; M.B.A., Mississippi College

CARRIE REEVES (2010)

Assistant Professor of Art; B.A., Mississippi College, Jackson College of Ministries; M.F.A., Mississippi College

SCOTT M. REINHARDT (2007)

Adjunct Instructor of Health Services Administration; B.P.A., Mississippi State University; M.B.A., Mississippi State University

MARTHA (APRIL) RICE (2012)

Adjunct Instructor of Teacher Education and Leadership; B.S.Ed., Belhaven; M.S.Ed., Jackson State University; Ed.S., Mississippi College

GINGER ROBBINS (2012)

Adjunct Instructor of Health Services Administration; B.S., Mississippi State University; M.S., University of Southern Mississippi; Ph.D., University of Southern Mississippi

JERRY ROBINSON (2010)

Adjunct Professor of Sociology; B.A., Mississippi College; B.S., Louisiana State University; B.D., New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary; M.R.E., New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary; M.A., Mississippi State University; Ph.D., Mississippi State University

THOMAS RANDALL RUFFIN (2001)

Adjunct Instructor of History and Political Science; B.S., M.S.S., Mississippi College

ROBERT SAMPLE (2009)

Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences; B.A., University of Illinois; M.S., Southern Illinois University; Ph.D., University of MS Medical Center

WILLIAM (BILL) ESTES SCRUGGS (2007)

Adjunct Instructor of Psychology and Counseling; B.S., University of Southern Mississippi; M.S., University of Southern Mississippi

CATHERINE SHROPSHIRE (2005) 

Adjunct Instructor of Biological Sciences; B.A., University of Mississippi; M.A., Texas Tech University; Ph.D., Mississippi State University

WILLIAM M. SIMPSON (2011)

Adjunct Instructor of History; B.A., Millsaps College; M.A., Mississippi State University; Ph.D., Mississippi State University  

MARIELLA SIMONS (2009)

Adjunct Instructor, Teacher Education and Leadership; B.S.Ed., Mississippi State University; M.Ed., Mississippi State University; Ph.D., Mississippi State University

PAUL D. SMITH (2003)

Adjunct Instructor of English; B.A., M.A., Mississippi College; Ph.D. University of Alabama

TENETTE SMITH (2012)

Adjunct Instructor, Teacher Education and Leadership; B.S., Jackson State University; M.S., Jackson State University; Ed.D., Jackson State University

DEMOND SPANN

Adjunct Instructor of Business; B.A., Tougaloo College; M.B.A., Belhaven College; D.M.A., University of Phoenix

PAMELA SPENCE (2005)

Adjunct Instructor in Administration of Justice; B.S., M.S.S., Mississippi College; doctoral study, University of Southern Mississippi

STEVEN WAYNE STANFORD (2006)

Vice President for Administration and Government Relations and Adjunct Instructor of Teacher Education and Leadership; B.S., M.Ed., Delta State University; Ph.D., Florida State University

PAMELA SULTAN (1991)

Instructor of Marketing; B.S., Loyola University of the South; M.B.A., Southeastern Louisiana University; postgraduate study, Mississippi State University

JANET TAYLOR (2006)

Part-Time Instructor of Music; B.M., Mississippi College; M.M., Louisiana State University

SUE TOWNSEND (2010)

Adjunct Instructor, Teacher Education and Leadership; B.S., University of Southern Mississippi; M.Ed., Mississippi College; Ph.D., Mississippi State University

DAMIEN J. THOMAS (2011)

Adjunct Instructor of Psychology and Counseling; B.S., Mississippi College; M.S., Mississippi College

WILSON THOMPSON (2010)

Adjunct Professor of Sociology; B.A., University of Oregon; M.A., University of Oregon; Ph.D., University of Oregon

JAMES C. TURCOTTE (2006)

Vice President for Enrollment Management and Student Affairs and Adjunct Instructor of Teacher Education and Leadership; B.S., Mississippi College; M.A., Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary; Ph.D., University of North Texas

TONY WEST (2001)

Adjunct Instructor of Health Services Administration; B.S.N., University of Mississippi; M.H.S., Mississippi College

HAROLD WILLIAM WHEELER, JR. (1989)

Adjunct Professor of Psychology and Counseling; B.A., Eastern Nazarene College; M.S., Virginia Commonwealth University; Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University; Licensed Professional Counselor, Mississippi; National Certified Counselor, Reality Therapy; MC Distinguished Professor of the Year, 2006

CAROL WILLIAMS (2005)

Adjunct Instructor of Teacher Education and Leadership; B.S., Jacksonville State University; M.L.S., University of Mississippi

JAMES MARK WILLIAMS (1998)

Adjunct Instructor of Business; B.S., Mississippi State University; J.D., Mississippi College

SONG XIE (2001)

Adjunct Instructor of Music; B.A., Shanghai Conservatory of Music; M.M., Louisiana State University

DAVID J. ZELIFF (2002)

Adjunct Instructor of History and Political Science; B.A., Troy State University; M.F.S., George Washington University