2004-2006 Graduate Catalog

Central Administration


President
   Franklyn G. Jenifer, Ph.D.
Executive Vice President and Provost
   B. Hobson Wildenthal, Ph.D.
Senior Vice President for Business Affairs
   Robert L. Lovitt, M.B.A.
Interim Vice President for Student Affairs
   Darrelene Rachavong, Ed.D.
Executive Vice Provost
   Larry D. Terry, Ph.D.
Vice President for Research and Graduate Education
   Da Hsuan Feng, Ph.D.
Vice President for University Advancement and Governmental Relations
   Carlos González Peña, M.P.A.
Special Assistant to the President
   Walter Sutton, Ph.D.
Executive Director, Information Resources
   William W. Hargrove, M.P.A.
Executive Director, Strategic Planning and Analysis
   Lawrence Redlinger, Ph.D.
Executive Director, University Information and Publications
   Jon Senderling
Vice Provost
   Priscilla Beadle, Ph.D.
Vice Provost
   John Wiorkowski, Ph.D.
Associate Provost and Dean, Undergraduate Education
   J. Michael Coleman, Ph.D.
Dean, Graduate Studies
   Austin Cunningham, Ph.D.
Assistant Vice President for Student Affairs and Dean of Students
   Donna S. Rogers, M. S.
Director, Eugene McDermott Library
   Larry Sall, Ph.D.
Interim Director, Center for Cecil and Ida Green Center for the Study of Science and Society
   Paul A. Jargowsky, Ph.D.
Director, Internal Audits
   Toni R. Messer, B.B.A., C.P.A., C.I.A.


Academic Unit Administration

School of Arts and Humanities

Dean
   Dennis M. Kratz, Ph.D.
Associate Dean for Graduate Studies
   Vacant
Associate Dean for Undergraduate Education
   R. Clay Reynolds, Ph.D.

Erik Jonsson School of Engineering and Computer Science

Dean
   C. Robert Helms, Ph.D.
Senior Associate Dean and Director of School Operations and Financial Affairs
   Andrew J. Blanchard, Ph.D., P.E.
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
   Cyrus D. Cantrell, III, Ph.D., P.E.
Associate Dean for Interdisciplinary Programs
   Duncan L. MacFarlane, Ph.D., P.E.
Associate Dean
   E. Douglas Harris, D.Eng.
Associate Dean for Undergraduate Education
   Ivor Page, Ph.D.
Department Head, Computer Science
   Dung T. Huynh, Ph.D.
Department Head, Electrical Engineering
   Gerald Burnham, Ph.D., P.E.

School of General Studies

Dean
   George W. Fair, Ph.D.
Associate Dean for Undergraduate Education
   Elizabeth M. Salter, Ph.D.
Director, Teacher Development Center
   Scherry F. Johnson, Ed. D.

School of Behavioral and Brain Sciences

Dean
   Bert S. Moore, Ph.D.
Associate Dean for Graduate Studies
   Robert D. Stillman, Ph.D.
Associate Dean for Undergraduate Education
   Duane Buhrmester, Ph.D.
Director, Callier Center for Communication Disorders
   Ross J. Roeser, Ph.D.

School of Management

Dean
   Hasan Pirkul, Ph.D.
Senior Associate Dean
   Varghese S. Jacob, Ph.D.
Associate Dean for External Affairs and Corporate Development
   Diane S. McNulty, Ph.D.
Associate Dean for Executive Education
   David J. Springate, D.B.A.
Associate Dean for Master’s Programs
   Steve W. Perkins, Ph.D.
Associate Dean for Undergraduate Education
   Mary Chaffin, Ph.D.
Director, Ph.D. Programs
   Frank M. Bass, Ph.D.

School of Natural Sciences and Mathematics

Interim Dean
   John P. Ferraris, Ph.D.
Associate Dean for Graduate Studies
   Juan E. Gonzales, Ph.D.
Associate Dean for Undergraduate Education
   John H. Hoffman, Ph.D.
Associate Dean for Interdisciplinary Studies
   Lynn A. Melton
Department Head, Biology
   Donald M. Gray,
Department Head, Chemistry
   John P. Ferraris, Ph.D.
Department Head, Geosciences
   Robert J. Stern, Ph.D.
Department Head, Mathematical Sciences
   M. Ali Hooshyar, Ph.D.
Department Head, Physics
   Xinchou Lou, Ph.D.
Department Head, Science Education
   Cynthia E. Ledbetter, Ph.D.

School of Social Sciences

Dean
   James C. Murdoch, Ph.D.
Associate Dean for Graduate Studies
   Euel Elliott, Ph.D.
Associate Dean for Undergraduate Education
   Sheila Amin Gutiérrez De Piñeres, Ph.D.
Director, Master of Public Affairs Program
   Douglas J. Watson, Ph.D.