Faculty Roster

TACCA, MARCO
Senior Lecturer, Electrical Engineering.  Laurea Deg., Politecnico di Torino, Italy, 1998; Ph.D., Univ. of Texas, Dallas, 2002

TAMIL, LAKSHMAN, S.
Professor, Electrical Engineering.  B.E., Madurai Kamaraj Univ., 1981; M.Tech., Indian Inst. of Technology, Kharagpur, 1983; M.S., Univ. of Rhode Island, 1989; Ph.D., Univ. of Rhode Island, 1989

TERRANOVA, CHARISSA N.
Assistant Professor, Aesthetic Studies; Director, Artist Residency Program, School of Arts and Humanities.  A.B., Univ. of Tennessee, 1992; A.M., Univ. of Illinois, 1996; Ph.D., Harvard Univ., 2004

TERRY, DEAN
Associate Professor, Arts and Technology.  B.A., Univ. of North Texas, 1989; M.F.A., Claremont Graduate Univ., 1991

THIBODEAU, LINDA M.
Professor, Communication Disorders.  B.A., Univ. of Texas, Austin, 1975; M.A., Univ. of Texas, Austin, 1977; Ph.D., Univ. of Minnesota, 1986

THIELEMANN, GREGORY S.
Associate Professor, Political Science; Director, Center for the Study of Texas Politics.  B.A., Univ. of Texas at Austin, 1983; M.A. Rice Univ., 1986; Ph.D., Rice Univ., 1988

THOMPSON, LAURIE
Senior Lecturer, Computer Science.  B.S., Texas A&M Univ., 1987; M.S., Univ. of Texas, Dallas, 1998

THOMPSON, LUCIEN TRES
Associate Professor, Neuroscience; Program Head, Neuroscience.  B.A., California State Coll. At San Bernardino, 1981; M.A., California State Univ. at San Bernardino, 1983; Ph.D., Univ. of Virginia, 1988

THOMPSON, LUELL O.
Senior Lecturer, Computer Science. A.S. Southern Illinois Univ., 1980; B.A., North Central Coll., Naperville, IL, 1982; M.S., DePaul Univ., 1988

THOUIN, MARK
Senior Lecturer, Management.  B.S., Virginia Polytechnic Inst. and State Univ., 1992; M.B.A., George Mason Univ., 2004; Ph.D., Texas Tech Univ., 2007

THURAISINGHAM, BHAVANI
Professor, Computer Science; Director, Cyber Security Research Center.  B.S., Univ. of Ceylon, 1975; M.S., Univ. of Bristol, U.K., 1977; M.S., Univ. of Minnesota, 1984; Ph.D., Univ. of Wales, Swansea, U.K., 1979

TIEFELSDORF, MICHAEL
Associate Professor, Geography and Geospatial Sciences.  B.S., Free Univ. of Berlin, 1983; M.S., Free Univ. of Berlin, 1988; Ph.D., Wilfrid Laurier Univ., 1997

TINSLEY, BRIAN A.
Professor, Physics.  B.Sc., Univ. of Canterbury, 1958; M.Sc., Univ. of Canterbury, 1961; Ph.D., Univ. of Canterbury, 1963

TOBEY, EMILY
Professor, Communication Disorders; Nelle C. Johnston Chair in Early Childhood Communication Disorders.  B.A., New Mexico State Univ., Las Cruces, 1973; M.C.D., Louisiana State Univ. Medical Center, 1975; Ph.D., City Univ. of New York, 1981

TORLAK, MURAT
Associate Professor, Electrical Engineering.  B.S., Hacettepe Univ., Turkey, 1992; M.S., Univ. of Texas, Austin, 1995; Ph.D., Univ. of Texas, Austin, 1999

TOWNER, THERESA M.
Professor, Literary Studies.  B.A., Univ. of Kansas, 1980; M.A., Univ. of Exeter, England, 1981; Ph.D., Univ. of Virginia, 1990

TRACY, PAUL
Professor, Political Sciences.  A.B., Rhode Island Coll., 1972; M.A., Univ. of Pennsylvania, 1975; Ph.D., Univ. of Pennsylvania, 1978

TROUTMAN, AMY L.
Senior Lecturer, Accounting. B.B.A., Univ. of Texas, Austin, 1997; M.P.A., Univ. of Texas, Austin, 1997

TRUEMPER, KLAUS
Professor Emeritus, Computer Science.  B.S.I.E., Rheinische School of Engineering, Cologne, 1965; M.S.I.E., Univ. of Iowa, 1969; Ph.D., Case Western Reserve Univ., 1973

TSANG, WING KWONG (ERIC)
Associate Professor, OSIM.  B.Soc.Sc., Univ. of Hong Kong, 1983; M.B.A., Chinese Univ. of Hong Kong, 1986; L.L.B., Peking Univ., 1992; Ph.D., Univ. of Cambridge, 1997

TURI, JANOS
Professor, Mathematical Sciences.  B.S., Polytechnic Univ., Budapest, 1975; M.S., Polytechnic Univ., Budapest, 1977; Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Inst. and State Univ., 1986

TURNER, FREDERICK
Professor, Literary Studies; Founders Professor, School of Arts and Humanities.  B.A., Oxford Univ., 1965; M.A., Oxford Univ., 1967; B.Litt., Oxford Univ., 1967

ULATOWSKA, HANNA K.
Professor, Communication Disorders.  M.A., Warsaw Univ., 1955; Ph.D., Univ. of Edinburgh, 1961

UNDERWOOD, MARION K.
Professor, Psychology; Program Head, Undergraduate Programs in Psychological Sciences.  B.A., Wellesley Coll., 1986; M.A., Duke Univ., 1987; Ph.D., Duke Univ., 1991

UPENDER, SUBRAMANIAN
Assistant Professor, Marketing.  B. Tech., Indian Inst. of Technology, Madras, India, 1998; M.B.A. Indian Inst. of Management, Bangalore, India, 2000; Ph.D., Univ. of Pennsylvania, 2009

URQUHART, MARY L.
Associate Professor, Science Education; affiliate faculty, Physics, member, William B. Hanson Center for Space Sciences.  B.S., New Mexico Inst. of Mining and Technology, 1992; B.S., New Mexico Inst. of Mining and Technology, 1992; M.S., Univ. of Colorado, Boulder, 1995; Ph.D., Univ. of Colorado, Boulder, 1999

VAKULENKO, IRINA
Senior Lecturer, Geography.  M.S., Moscow State Pedagogical Univ., USSR, 1978; M.A., Moscow State Pedagogical Univ., USSR, 1989; Ph.D., Moscow State Pedagogical Univ., USSR, 1985

VAN, NANCY
Senior Lecturer, Curriculum and Instruction.  B.A., 1968; M.L.A., Southern Methodist Univ., 1973

VAN BREVEREN, TOOSJE
Senior Lecturer, Psychology.  B.A., Southern Methodist Univ., 1983; M.A., Southern Methodist Univ., 1987; Ph.D., Univ. of Texas, Dallas, 1996

VAN KLEECK, ANNE
Professor, Communication Disorders.  B.A., S.U.N.Y., Buffalo, 1973; M.A., Columbia Univ., 1974; Ph.D., Univ. of Washington, 1978

VAN NESS, JOHN
Professor Emeritus, Mathematical Sciences.  B.S., Northwestern Univ., 1959; Ph.D., Brown Univ., 1964

VAN NESS, NANCY C.
Senior Lecturer, Computer Science.  B.S., Brown Univ., 1964; M.S., Stanford Univ., 1966

VENKATESAN, SUBBARAYAN
Associate Professor, Computer Science.  B.Tech., Indian Inst. of Technology, Madras, 1981; M.Tech., Indian Inst. of Technology, Madras, 1983; M.S., Univ. of Pittsburgh, 1985; Ph.D., Univ. of Pittsburgh, 1988

VIDYASAGAR, MATHUKUMALLI
Professor, Mechanical Engineering; Cecil and Ida Green Chair in Systems Biology Science #1.  B.S., Univ. of Wisconsin, 1965; M.S., Univ. of Wisconsin, 1967; Ph.D., Univ. of Wisconsin, 1969

VIERAITIS, LYNNE M.
Associate Professor, Criminology.  B.A., Univ. of Texas, Austin, 1991; M.S., Florida State Univ., 1995; Ph.D., Florida State Univ., 1999

VOGEL, ERIC M.
Associate Professor, Material Science and Engineering.  B.S., Pennsylvania State Univ., 1994; M.S., North Carolina State Univ., 1996; Ph.D., North Carolina State Univ., 1998

WALIGORE, MARILYN
Associate Professor, Photography.  A.B., Univ. of California, Berkeley, 1981; M.F.A., Univ. of Wisconsin-Madison, 1985

WALKER, ALICIA
Senior Lecturer, Education.  B.A., Purdue Univ., 1992; M.S., Texas A&M Univ., Commerce, 1999

WALKER, AMY
Associate Professor, Materials Science and Engineering.  Ph.D., Univ. of Cambridge, U.K., 1998

WALLACE, ROBERT M.
Professor, Electrical Engineering and Physics.  B.S., Univ. of Pittsburgh, 1982; M.S., Univ. of Pittsburgh, 1984; Ph.D., Univ. of Pittsburgh, 1988

WANG, YU
Assistant Professor, Marketing.  B.Eng., Shanghai Jiao Tong Univ., 1997; M.A., Shanghai Jiao Tong Univ., 2000; M.A., Univ. of Michigan, 2006; Ph.D., Univ. of Michigan, 2007

WANG, YUKE
Associate Professor, Computer Science.  B.Sc., Univ. of Science and Technology of China, 1989; M.Sc., Univ. of Saskatchewan, Canada, 1992; Ph.D., Univ. of Saskatchewan, Canada, 1996

WATANABE, YUKI
Senior Lecturer, Sociology.  B.A., Nanzan Univ., 1985; M.A., Univ. of Kansas, 1995; M.S., Univ. of Kansas, 1997; Ph.D., Univ. of Kansas, 2002

WATSON, JOHN
Senior Lecturer, Organizations, Strategy and International Management.  B.S., Appalachian State Univ., 1997; M.A., Wake Forest Univ., 1999; Ph.D., Univ. of Iowa, 2004

WEBER, LYNNE
Senior Lecturer, Education.  B.A., Univ. of California, Los Angeles, 1976; M.A., Univ. of Texas, Dallas, 1992

WEI, KELSEY D.
Assistant Professor, Finance.  B.S., Tianjin Univ., 1993; M.S., Texas A&M Univ., 1997; Ph.D., Univ. of Texas, Austin, 2002

WEINER, MICHELLE
Senior Lecturer, Education.  B.S., New York State Univ. Coll., 1986; M.A., East Texas State Univ., 1991

WICKBERG, DANIEL B.
Associate Professor, Historical Studies.  B.A., Reed Coll., 1982; M.A., Univ. of California, Los Angeles, 1985; Ph.D., Yale Univ., 1993

WIESEPAPE, BETTY
Senior Lecturer, Aesthetic Studies.  B.S., Sam Houston State Univ., 19--; M.A., Univ. of Texas, Dallas, 1991; Ph.D., Univ. of Texas, Dallas, 1998

WILDENTHAL, B. HOBSON
Professor, Physics; Executive Vice President and Provost; Cecil H. and Ida Green Distinguished Chair of Academic Leadership.  B.A., Sul Ross State Coll., 1958; Ph.D., Univ. of Kansas, 1964

WILSON, MICHAEL L. J.
Associate Professor, Historical Studies; Associate Dean for Graduate Education, School of Arts and Humanities.  B.A., Hampshire Coll., 1984; M.A., Cornell Univ., 1987; Ph.D., Cornell Univ., 1993

WIORKOWSKI, JOHN
Professor, Statistics and Operations Management; Vice Provost.  B.S., Univ. of Chicago, 1965; M.S., Univ. of Chicago, 1966; Ph.D., Univ. of Chicago, 1972

WISSINGER, TONJA
Senior Lecturer, Interdisciplinary Studies.  B.A., Univ. of Texas, Dallas, 1985; M.A., Univ. of Texas, Dallas, 1992; Ph.D., Univ. of Texas, Dallas, 2004

WOHLGEHAGEN, JAMES
Senior Lecturer, Education.  B.A., Michigan State Univ., 1968; M.A., Univ. of Michigan, 1971; Ph.D., Univ. of North Texas, 1989

WOLDU, HABTE
Clinical Professor, Manpower Planning and Management.  M.S., Academy of Economics, 1981; Ph.D., Poznan Univ. of Economics, Poznan, Poland, 1986

WONG, W. ERIC
Associate Professor, Computer Science.  B.S., Eastern Michigan Univ., 1988, M.S., Purdue Univ., 1991; Ph.D., Purdue Univ., 1993

WORRALL, JOHN L.
Professor, Criminology.  Head, Criminology Program.  B.A., Central Washington Univ., 1994; M.A., Washington State Univ., 1995; Ph.D., Washington State Univ., 1999

WU, FANG
Clinical Professor, Marketing. B.A., Univ. of International Business and Economics, Beijing, China, 1995; Ph.D., Univ. of Texas, Austin, 2001

WU, WEILI
Associate Professor, Computer Science.  B.S., Fuxin Univ., China, 1989; M.S., Univ. of Wisconsin, 1995; M.S., Univ. of Minnesota, 1997; Ph.D., Univ. of Minnesota, 2002

XIA, TIANBING
Assistant Professor, Molecular and Cell Biology.  B.S., Peking Univ., Beijing, China, 1991; M.S., Peking Univ., Beijing, China, 1994; Ph.D., Univ. of Rochester, 1999

XU, YEXIAO
Associate Professor, Finance. B.S., Shanghai Univ. of Technology, China, 1986; M.A., Brigham Young Univ., 1991; M.S., Brigham Young Univ., 1992; M.A., Princeton Univ., 1994; Ph.D., Princeton Univ., 1996

XUAN, ZHENYU
Assistant Professor, Biology.  B.S., Nanjing Univ., Nanjing, Jiangsu, China, 1995; Ph.D., Chinese Academy of Sciences, 2000

YEN, I-LING
Professor, Computer Science.  B.S., National Tsing-Hua Univ., 1979; M.S., Univ. of Houston, 1985; Ph.D., Univ. of Houston, 1992

YING, YUANPING
Assistant Professor, Marketing.  B.Eng., Shanghai Jiao Tong Univ., 1997; M.A., Univ. of Michigan, 2003; Ph.D., Univ. of Michigan, 2006

YOUNGBLOOD, LAURIE
Senior Lecturer, Education.  B.S., Univ. of North Texas, 1994; M.Ed., Univ. of North Texas, 2005

YU, WEN-HO
Senior Lecturer, Biology.  B.S., National Taiwan Normal Univ., 1978; Univ. of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 1988

ZAKHIDOV, ANVAR A.
Professor, Physics.  M.S., Tashkent Technical Univ., 1975; Ph.D., Inst. of Spectroscopy of USSR Academy of Sciences, 1981

ZALILA-WENKSTERN, RYM
Associate Professor, Computer Science.  Doctorat de Spécialité, Univ. of Tunis, 1991; Ph.D., Univ. of Ottawa, 1996

ZENTNER, ALEJANDRO
Assistant Professor, Economics.  B.A., Univ. Nacional de La Plata, Argentina, 1997; M.A., Univ. Torcuato Di Tella, Argentina, 1999; M.A., Univ. of Chicago, 2001; Ph.D., Univ. of Chicago, 2005

ZHANG, HAROLD
Professor, Finance.  B.S.E., Shanghai Jiao Tong Univ., 1984; Ph.D., Duke Univ., 1994

ZHANG, JUN
Assistant Professor, Operations Management.  B.S., Shanghai Jiao Tong Univ., China, 1988; M.E., Beijing Univ. of Aeronautics, China, 1991; M.S., Carnegie Mellon Univ., 1997; Ph.D., Carnegie Mellon Univ., 2000

ZHANG, KANG
Professor, Computer Science.  B.E., Univ. of Electronic Science and Technology, China, 1982; Ph.D., Univ. of Brighton, United Kingdom, 1990

ZHANG, LI
Professor, Biology; Cecil H. and Ida Green Distinguished Chair of Systems Biology #3; Biology Department Head.  B.S., Zhongshan Univ., China, 1984; Ph.D., Univ. of California, Los Angeles, 1990

ZHANG, MICHAEL QI WEI
Professor, Molecular and Cell Biology; Cecil and Ida Green Distinguished Chair in Systems Biology Science #2.  Ph.D., Rutgers Univ., 1987

ZHAO, FENG
Assistant Professor, Finance.  B.S., Tsinghua Univ., China, 1998; M.A., Cornell Univ., 2002; Ph.D., Cornell Univ., 2004

ZHENG, JIE
Assistant Professor, Chemistry.  B.S., Inner Mongolia Univ., 1994; Ph.D., Georgia Inst. of Technology, 2005

ZHENG, SI QING
Professor, Computer Science.  B.S., Jilin Univ., China, 1973; M.S., Univ. of Texas, Dallas, 1982; Ph.D., Univ. of California, Santa Barbara, 1987

ZHENG, ZHIQIANG ERIC
Associate Professor, Operations Management.  B.S., Harbin Inst. of Technology, 1993; M.S., Shanghai Jiaotong Univ., 1996; M.A., Univ. of Pennsylvania, 2001; Ph.D., Univ. of Pennsylvania, 2003

ZHOU, DIAN
Professor, Electrical Engineering. B.S., Fudan Univ. China, 1982; M.S. Fudan Univ., 1985; Ph.D., Univ. of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, 1990

ZHOU, YIBIN
Assistant Professor, Accounting.  B.A., Zhongnan Univ. of Finance and Economics, 1999; M.A., York Univ., 2001; Ph.D., Univ. of Toronto, 2006

ZIEGLER, LAURIE L.
Senior Lecturer, Organization, Strategy and International Management. B.A., Southwest Texas State Univ., 1981; M.S., Univ. of Texas, Arlington, 1988; Ph.D., Univ. of Texas, Arlington, 1993

ZIELKE, MARJORIE
Assistant Professor, Arts and Technology.  B.S., Univ. of Illinois, Urbana, 1977; M.B.A., Univ. of Texas, Arlington, 1980; M.M., Univ. of Dallas, 1993; Ph.D., Univ. of Texas, Dallas, 2007