Feb 21, 2024  
2024-2025 Catalog DRAFT (working copy for edits) 
    
2024-2025 Catalog DRAFT (working copy for edits)

Faculty & Staff



University of Arkansas Board of Trustees

Morril Harriman, Chairman

Sheffield Nelson, Vice Chairman

Kelly Eichler, Secretary

Ted Dickey, Assistant Secretary

Tommy Boyer

Steve Cox

Kevin Crass

Ed Fryar, Ph.D.

Col. Nathaniel “Nate” Todd

Jeremy Wilson

University of Arkansas System President

Donald R. Bobbitt, Ph.D.

University of Arkansas at Monticello Board of Visitors

Michael Jones, Chair

Scott Saffold, Vice Chair

Michael Walker, Secretary

Linda Armour

Jim Daniels

Roger George

Mellie Jo Owen

Gregg Reep

Jeremy Sparks

University of Arkansas at Monticello Administration

Peggy Doss, B.A., M.Ed., Ed.D., Chancellor

Crystal Halley, B.A., J.D., Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs

Jeffrey Weaver, B.A., M.P.A., Vice Chancellor for Advancement/Chief of Staff

Alex Becker, B.L.A., B.B.A., M.B.A., C.P.A., Vice Chancellor of Finance and Administration

Jay Hughes, B.A., M.A., Vice Chancellor for Student Engagement

Tracy Tucker, B.S., M.Ed., Ed.D., Vice Chancellor, College of Technology at Crossett

Bob G. Ware, B.S., M.Ed., Vice Chancellor, College of Technology at McGehee

Emeriti

FARROKH ABEDI, Associate Professor Emeritus of Mathematics (1982-2021). B.S., Pars College (Iran); M.A., Eastern New Mexico University; Ph.D., Oklahoma State University.

JOHN T. ANNULIS, Professor Emeritus of Mathematics and Dean, School of Mathematical and Natural Sciences (1972-2007). B.A., Grand Valley State University; M.A., Ph.D., University of New Mexico.

CLAUDE HUNTER BABIN, Professor Emeritus of History and Political Science (1954-1992). B.A., Louisiana State University; M.A., University of Wisconsin; Ph.D., Tulane University.

EDMOND J. BACON, Professor Emeritus of Biology (1974-2007). B.S.E., Southern Arkansas University; M.S., University of Arkansas, Fayetteville; Ph.D., University of Louisville.

ISABEL BACON, Instructor Emeritus of Spanish and Art (1992-2020). B.A., University of Louisville; M.A., University of Arkansas, Fayetteville.

PAUL BECKER, Professor Emeritus of Music (1992-2020). B.M., University of Arkansas, Little Rock; M.M., D.M.A., University of Memphis.

DEBORAH BRYANT, Assistant Professor Emeritus of Business Administration (1985-2012). B.S.E., University of Arkansas, Monticello; M.Ed., University of Arkansas, Fayetteville; Ed.D., University of Arkansas, Little Rock.

ROY CABANISS, Professor Emeritus of Marketing, (2001-2017). B.S., M.S., Oklahoma State University; M.B.A., Jacksonville State University; Ph.D., Oklahoma State University.

THOMAS CARPENTER, Assistant Professor Emeritus of English (1969-2002). B.A., M.A., North Texas State University; Ph.D., Indiana University of Pennsylvania.

JAMES CATHEY, Associate Professor Emeritus of Business Administration (1968-1999). B.S.E., Henderson State University; M.B.A., University of Arkansas, Fayetteville.

RICHARD CLUBB, Professor Emeritus of Psychology and Dean, School of Social and Behavioral Sciences (1990-2021). B.A., Arizona State University; Ph.D., Texas Christian University.

ED COLBURN, Professor Emeritus of Agriculture and Chair of the Division of Agriculture (1994-2004). B.S., Sam Houston State University; M.S., Louisiana State University; Ph.D., West Virginia University.

RICHARD CORBY, Professor Emeritus of History (1988-2013). B.M.E., M.M.E., Millikin University; M.A., Western Illinois University; Ph.D., Indiana University.

FRANCES C. DANIELS, Associate Professor Emeritus of History (1962-1987). B.A., Huntingdon College; M.A., Vanderbilt University.

BOYCE DAVIS, Professor Emeritus of Health and Physical Education (1964-1997). B.S.E., University of Arkansas, Monticello; M.Ed., University of Arkansas, Fayetteville; Ed.D., University of Southern Mississippi.

CHARLOTTE DENTON, Associate Professor Emeritus of Nursing (1986-2013). A.D.N., B.S.N., University of Arkansas, Monticello, M.S.N., Northwestern State University.

WILLIAM DROESSLER, Director Emeritus of Library (1974-2001). B.A., St. John’s University; M.L.S., University of Oklahoma; Ph.D., Florida State University.

LOUIS DUNLAP, Instructor Emeritus of Mathematics (1973-1996). A.A., Shorter College, B.S.; University of Arkansas, Pine Bluff; M.E., University of Southwestern Oklahoma State University.

JAMES EDSON, Professor Emeritus of Geology (1977-2015). B.S., Arkansas Tech University; M.S., University of Arkansas, Fayetteville; Ph.D., Tulane University.

DOROTHY E. EVERTS, Associate Professor Emeritus of Sociology (1999-2015). B.S., State University of New York-Potsdam; M.A., Ph.D., Arizona State University.

PAUL FRANCIS, Professor Emeritus of Agriculture (1987-2021). B.S., University of Tennessee, Martin; M.S., Iowa State University; Ph.D., University of Tennessee.

FRANCES S. FRANKLIN, Associate Professor Emeritus of Speech (1966-1992). B.A., M.A., Louisiana Tech University.

MARY JANE GILBERT, Associate Professor Emeritus of Health and Physical Education (1968-1998). B.S.E., Southern Arkansas University; M.S.E., Henderson State University; Ed.D., University of Mississippi.

WALTER GODWIN, Professor Emeritus of Chemistry (1974-2007). B.S., Arkansas Tech University; Ph.D., Oklahoma State University.

ROBERT S. GRABER, Associate Professor Emeritus of Finance (2002-2017). B.S., Massachusetts Institute of Technology, M.A., M.B.A., Ph.D., University of New Orleans.

HELEN GIESSEN GUENTER, Associate Librarian Emeritus (1982-2015). B.A., Centenary College of Louisiana; M.A., Louisiana Tech University; M.L.S., University of Southern Mississippi.

JOE M. GUENTER, Assistant Professor Emeritus of Physics (1962-2008). B.S., Hendrix College; M.S., University of Arkansas, Fayetteville.

DEXTER EUGENE GULLEDGE, Professor Emeritus of Accounting (2001-2015). B.S., B.A, M.B.A., University of Southern Mississippi, D.B.A., Mississippi State University, C.P.A., C.M.A.

ANNETTE HALL, Associate Professor Emeritus of Music and Associate Dean, School of Arts and Humanities (1972-2009). B.M.E., University of Arkansas, Monticello; M.M.E., University of Arkansas, Fayetteville.

TED M. HAMMETT, Associate Professor Emeritus of Accounting (2000-2021). B.S., Louisiana Tech; M.S., Sam Houston State University; D.B.A., Louisiana Tech University, C.P.A.

CECIL C. HAYWOOD, Professor Emeritus of Education (1962-1993). A.A., Ventura College; B.S., Arkansas Tech University; M.Ed., Ed.D., University of Arkansas, Fayetteville.

FRANCES A. HAYWOOD, Professor Emeritus of Education (1968-1989). B.A., Arkansas College; M.S.E., University of Central Arkansas; Ed.D., University of Arkansas, Fayetteville.
JEAN HENDRIX, Associate Professor Emeritus of Computer Information Systems (2000-2015). B.S., Arkansas A& M College; M.B.A., University of Arkansas, Fayetteville.

KARLA HUGHES, Chancellor and Professor Emeritus of Agriculture (2016-2019). B.S., M.S., Kansas State University; Ph.D., University of Tennessee, Knoxville.

LOUIS J. JAMES, Professor Emeritus of Finance and Dean, School of Business (2003-2018). B.A., William Jewell College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Kansas, C.F.A.

MARVIN D. JETER, Associate Professor Emeritus of Anthropology and UAM Station Archeologist, Arkansas Archeological Survey (1988-2012). B.A., University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa; B.A., University of Alabama, Birmingham; Ph.D., Arizona State University.
C. MORRELL JONES Professor Emeritus of Education (1973-2017). B.S.E., University of Arkansas, Fayetteville; M.S., Kansas State College of Pittsburgh; Ph.D., George Peabody College.

KATHY KING, Associate Professor Emeritus of Health and Physical Education (1988-2016). B.S., Southern Arkansas University; M.S., University of Arkansas, Fayetteville; Ed.D., University of Georgia.

ROBERT L. KIRCHMAN, Professor Emeritus of Education and Psychology (1961-1987). B.S., Hendrix College; M.Ed., University of Missouri.

ROBERT KIRST, Professor Emeritus of Agriculture (1973-1998). B.S., Louisiana State University; M.S., University of Florida; Ph.D., Louisiana State University.

RICHARD KLUENDER, Professor Emeritus of Forestry and Dean, School of Forest Resources (1984-2011). B.S., M.F., Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.

DAVID KOSKOSKI, Assistant Professor Emeritus of Music (1972-2008). B. A., Morehead State University; M.A., Marshall University.

ROBERT A. LANGLEY, Associate Professor Emeritus of Economics (1962-1994). B.S.E., Henderson State University; M.A., Ed.S., George Peabody College.

LIECHTY, HAL O., Professor Emeritus of Forestry (1996-2019). B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Michigan Technological University.

GALE LONG, Associate Professor Emeritus of French (1972-1998). B.A., University of Utah; M.A., Ph.D., Ohio State University; I er Degre, II eme Degre, Universite De Grenoble.

LOWELL F. LYNDE, JR., Associate Professor Emeritus of Mathematics (1969-2014). B.S., M.S., Louisiana Tech University.

ANGELA MARSH, Associate Professor Emeritus of Computer Information Systems (1991-2021). B.S., Henderson State University; M.S., Arkansas State University; M.E., Arkansas Tech University.

SUE MARTIN, Associate Professor Emeritus of Education (2005-2016). B.S., University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, M.Ed.; University of Arkansas, Monticello; Ed.D., University of Arkansas, Little Rock.

E. WESLEY MCCOY, Associate Professor Emeritus of Forestry (1953-1992). B.S.F., M.S.F., Purdue University.

ROBERT MOORE, Professor Emeritus of English (1997-2020). B.S., M.S., Illinois State University; Ph.D., University of Cincinnati.

GLYNDA NIXON, Instructor Emeritus of Business Administration (1968-2006). B.S.E., University of Arkansas, Monticello; M.S.E., Henderson State University.

RICHARD O’CONNOR, Professor Emeritus of Education (1993-2006). B.S., Boston College; M.S., University of Massachusetts; Ed.D., Louisiana State University.

DAVID W. PATTERSON, Research Professor Emeritus of Forestry (1996-2011). B.S., Pennsylvania State University; M.S., Colorado State University; Ph.D., Texas A&M University.

J. DENNIS PATTERSON, Associate Professor Emeritus of Business Administration (2000-2017). B.S., University of Missouri; M.B.A., Golden Gate University; Ph.D., University of Illinois.

DIANE PAYNE, Professor Emeritus of English (2000-2019). B.S., Northern Arizona University; M.F.A., University of Arizona.

WAYNE PONIEWAZ, Associate Professor Emeritus of Psychology (1982-2015). B.A., Marquette University, M.S., Ph.D., Kansas State University.

R. DAVID RAY, Professor Emeritus of Speech and Dean of Graduate Studies (1970-2012). B.A., M.A., Texas Tech University.

WILLIAM L. SHEA, Professor Emeritus of History (1974-2014). B.A., Louisiana State University; Ph.D., Rice University.

KENT SKINNER, Professor Emeritus of Music and Director of Choral Activities (2001-2022). B.A., M.M., University of Northern Colorado; M.M., D.M.A., University of Texas, Austin.

C. ROBERT STARK JR., Professor of Emeritus Agriculture (1996-2021). A.S., Elizabethtown Community College; B.S., M.S., University of Kentucky; Ph.D., University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

MARY STEWART, Professor of Emeritus Biology (2008-2021). B.S., Kearney State College, Ph.D., Kansas State University.

ERIC SUNDELL, Professor Emeritus of Biology (1980-2006). B.S., M.S., Arizona State University; Ph.D., Tulane University.

PHILIP TAPPE, Professor Emeritus of Wildlife Management and Dean, College of Forestry, Agriculture and Natural Resources (1991-2020). B.S., M.S., Stephen F. Austin State University; Ph.D., Clemson University.
JEFFREY TAYLOR, Associate Professor Emeritus of Chemistry (2006-2021). B.S., University of Arkansas, Little Rock; M.S., University of Texas; Ph.D., University of Arkansas, Fayetteville.

S. MAX TERRELL, Professor Emeritus of Education (1984-2012). B.S., Indiana University; M.S., University of Tennessee; Ph.D., Indiana State University.

LYNNE THOMPSON, Professor Emeritus of Forestry (1980-2010). B.S., Kansas State University; M.S., Ph.D., University of Minnesota.

JERRY WEBB, Professor Emeritus of Physics (1969-1999). B.S., Northeast Louisiana University; M.S., University of Arkansas, Fayetteville; Ph.D., Texas A&M University.

BELINDA WELLS, Associate Professor Emeritus of Nursing (2004-2019). B.A., B.S.N., University of Arkansas, Monticello; M.N.Sc., University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences; D.N.P., University of Alabama.

ROBERT W. WILEY, Professor Emeritus of Biology (1972-2002). B.S., Central Missouri State College; M.S., Fort Hays Kansas State College; Ph. D., Texas Tech University.

JIMMIE YEISER, Professor Emeritus of Forestry (1986-1998 & 2012-2016). B.S., University of Kentucky; M.S., University of Kentucky; Ph.D., Texas A&M University.

C. ALAYNE ZIMMERLY, Associate Professor Emeritus of Education (2006-2016). B.S.E., Lamar University, Beaumont, TX; M.S.E., University of Central Arkansas, Conway, Ph.D., University of Arkansas, Fayetteville.

Faculty

ABBOTT, J. RICHARD, Assistant Professor of Biology (2018). B.S., Berea College; M.S., Ph.D., University of Florida.

ALEXANDER, MICHAEL, Professor of Management (2006). B.S., University of Arkansas, Monticello; M.B.A., Webster University; D.B.A., Nova Southeastern University.

ALLISON, DESTINY, Simulation Coordinator and Instructor of Nursing (2021). B.S.N., University of Arkansas, Monticello.

ANDERS, JUSTIN, Associate Professor of Music and Chair, Division of Music (2016). B.A., B.M.E., University of Arkansas, Monticello; M.A., University of Arkansas, Little Rock.

ATCHLEY, CURTIS, Assistant Professor of Accounting (2022). B.S., Friends University; M.S., Tabor College; Ph.D., North Central University.

BABST, BENJAMIN, Associate Professor of Forest Resources (2015). B.S., M.S., University of Maryland; Ph.D., Tufts University.

BALLARD, SUSANNE, Instructor of Business Technology (2015). B.A., B.S., Ouachita Baptist University; M.Ed., University of Arkansas, Monticello.

BARTON, LAURA, Instructor of Mathematics (2013). B.S., University of Louisiana-Monroe; M.A.T., University of Louisiana of Monroe; M.S., Louisiana Tech University.

BAYLISS, JERRY, Instructor of Adult Education, (2013). B.A., M.A., University of Arkansas, Monticello.

BEARDEN, SCOTT, Associate Professor of Music (2018). B.M., Central Michigan University; M.M., The Manhattan School of Music.

BLAKELEY, ROBERT, Instructor of Surveying (2022). B.S., University of Arkansas at Monticello.

BLAZIER, MICHAEL, Professor and Dean, College of Forestry, Agriculture and Natural Resources (2021). B.S.F., Louisiana Tech University; M.S., Ph.D., Oklahoma State University.

BLOOM, SARAH, Associate Professor of English (2005). B.A., University of Arkansas, Monticello; M.F.A., George Mason University.

BOICE, DANIEL, Associate Professor and Director of the Library (2015). B.A., Calvin College; M.A., A.M.L.S., University of Michigan.

BORSE, GREGORY, Professor of English (2008). B.A., University of Dallas; M.A., Braniff Graduate School of Liberal Arts; Ph.D., Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge.

BRAMLETT, J. MORRIS, Professor of Chemistry and Director of the Planetarium (1993). B.S., Arkansas Tech University; Ph.D., University of Arkansas, Fayetteville.

BRANSFORD, SCOTT, Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice and Sociology (2016). B.A., Eckerd College; M.B.A., Webster University; Ph.D., University of Southern Mississippi.

BRASWELL, JEANETTE, Associate Professor of Psychology. (2015). B.S., University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill; M.S., Virginia Tech University; Ph.D., Virginia Tech University.

BRIDGES, KATHLEEN, Assistant Professor of Agriculture (2022). B.S., Louisiana State University; M.S., University of Georgia; Ph.D., Louisiana State University.

BURGESS, KIMBERLY, Instructor of Early Childhood Education (2023). B.A., University of Arkansas, Monticello.

BURROWS, ROSS, Associate Professor of Physics (2015). A.S., Canada College; B.S., San Jose State University; M.S., Ph.D., University of California, Riverside.

BURT, GARY, Instructor of Welding Technology (2012).

BUSATH, STEPHEN, Assistant Professor of Music (2021). B.M.E., Brigham Young University; M.M., D.M.A., University of Illinois.

BYRD, CHRISTOPHER, Instructor of Electromechanical Technology-Instrumentation (2021).

CARTER, DAVID, Instructor of Heavy Equipment (2006). B.A., Ouachita University.

CHHETRI, SAGAR, Assistant Professor of Forest Economics (2022). B.S., Tribhuvan University; M.S., Mississippi State University; Ph.D., University of Georgia.

CLARK, RENÉE CHÉRIE, Acquisitions and Reference Librarian (2018). B.A., M.A., University of California, Riverside; Ph.D., University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign; M.S.I., University of Michigan.

CLAYTON, MARSHA, Associate Professor of Business Administration and Dean, School of Business (1992). B.S., Arkansas State University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Mississippi.

COOPER, LURA, Instructor of Mathematics (2018). B.S., M.Ed., University of Arkansas, Monticello.

COSSEY, TERRI, Instructor of Computer Information Systems (2000). B.B.A., Northeast Louisiana University; M.B.A., University of Arkansas, Little Rock.

DAVIS, LONNI, Instructor of Agriculture (2021). B.S., University of Arkansas, Monticello; M.S., University of Arkansas, Fayetteville.

DAWS, PAUL, Instructor of Electromechanical Technology/Robotics (2020). T.C., Forrest Echoes Technical Institute; A.S., Southern Arkansas University Tech.

DAY, J. KYLE, Professor of History (2007). B.A., M.A., University of Arkansas; Ph.D., University of Missouri.

DEATON, BRIAN, Associate Professor of Agriculture (2021). B.S., Trinity University; M.S., Ph.D., Texas A&M University.

DONHAM, KAREN ELISE, Instructor of Computer Information Systems (2006). B.S., University of Arkansas, Monticello; M.B.A., Arkansas State University.

DUBOSE, JAMES H., III, Instructor of Welding Technology (2006). American Welding Society (AWS), Certified Welding Inspector (CWI), Certified Welding Educator (CWE).

DUBOSE, JEFFERY DON, Instructor of Welding Technology (2017). Certificate in Welding Technology, Arkansas Teacher’s License - Vocational, American Welding Society (AWS), NOCTI Certification.

EVANS, JIM, Instructor of Speech Communication (2006). B.A., Missouri Southern State University; M.A., Central Missouri State University.

EVERETT, WALTER, Instructor of History (2011). B.A., University of Arkansas, Monticello; M.A., University of Louisiana, Monroe.

FAIRRIS, JERRY, Instructor of Mathematics (2020). B.S., M.Ed., University of Arkansas, Monticello; Ed.D., University of Louisiana, Monroe.

FELTS, CHRISTINE, Professor of Nursing (2001). B.S.N., Deaconess College of Nursing; M.S., Texas Women’s University; Ph.D., University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences.

FERRER, ARTURO, Assistant Professor of Biology (2021). B.S., Universidad Autonoma de Guadalajara; M.S, Ph.D., University of Idaho.

FICKLIN, ROBERT L., Professor of Forestry, Sturgis Endowed Chair of Forest Biology (2002). B.S., M.S., Ph.D., University of Missouri.

FOWLER, KRISTIE, Instructor of Education (2021). B.A., University of Arkansas, Monticello; M.Ed., University of Arkansas, Fayetteville.

FOX, VICTORIA LYNN, Associate Professor of Mathematics (2010). B.S., M.A.T., University of Arkansas, Monticello; Ph.D., University of Arkansas, Little Rock.

FRAZER, MEMORY, Instructor of Exercise Science (1999). B.S., University of Arkansas, Monticello; M.S., University of Southern Mississippi.

GAVIN, JARED, Associate Professor of Mathematics and Physics, (2009). B.S., University of Arkansas, Monticello; M.S., Ph.D., Missouri University of Science and Technology.

GIVHAN, DEBORAH, Instructor of Education (2006). B.S., Mississippi State University, Starkville; Ed.S., University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa.

GOODDING, ALAN, Instructor of Mathematics (2017). B.S., M.A.T., University of Arkansas, Monticello.

GRAY, RYAN, Associate Professor of Physical Education (2016). B.S., M.S., Union University; D.A., Middle Tennessee State.

GRIMES, LANDON, Partnership Coordinator and Assistant Professor of Education (2021). B.A., M.A.T., M.Ed., University of Arkansas, Monticello; Ed.S., Arkansas State University.

GUIZAR, SUZANNA, Associate Professor of Exercise Science (2015). B.S., San Diego State University; M.S., University of Phoenix; Ph.D., University of Arkansas, Fayetteville.

HAIRSTON, BRIAN, Assistant Professor of Computer Information Systems and Dean, School of Computer Information Systems (2009). B.S., University of Arkansas, Monticello; M.I.S., University of Arkansas, Fayetteville.

HALEY, BRANDY, Professor of Nursing and Dean, School of Nursing (2012). R.N., Baptist School of Nursing, B.S.N., M.S., Excelsior College, Ph.D., University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences.

HARPER, STEVEN, Professor of Music and Dean, School of Arts and Humanities (2022). B.M., University of Louisville; M.M., Northwestern University; Ph.D., University of Texas, Austin.

HARRIS, LYNN, Instructor of Computer Information Systems (2005). B.S., University of Arkansas, Monticello. M.B.A., University of Central Arkansas.

HARROD, JAY, Instructor of Commercial Drivers License (2022). B.G. S., University of Louisiana, Monroe.

HARTNESS, CLAUDIA, Instructor of English (1969). B.S.E., University of Arkansas, Monticello; M.A., University of Arkansas, Fayetteville.

HARTON, STEPHANIE, Instructor of Management (2018). B.B.A., University of Arkansas, Monticello; M.B.A., Southern Arkansas University.

HATFIELD, SUSAN, Instructor of Chemistry and Director of Chemistry Labs (2015). B.S., University of Arkansas, Monticello; M.S., Texas A&M University.

HATLEY, GREGORY, Instructor of Finance (2018). B.S., University of Arkansas, Monticello; M.B.A., Golden Gate University

HENRIS, JOHN, Associate Professor of History (2014). B.A., Black Hills State University; M.A., Slippery Rock; Ph.D., Kent State.

HOGUE, HEIDI, Associate Professor of Nursing (2013). B.S.N., University of Arkansas, Monticello; M.S.N., University of Central Arkansas.

HUANG, JINMING, Professor of Chemistry (2007). B.S., Soochow University, China; M.S., East China University of Science and Technology; Ph.D., Fudan University, China.

HUBBELL, JUDY, Assistant Professor of Education and Graduate Education Coordinator (2023). B.A., University of Arkansas, Monticello; M.A., Northeast Louisiana University; Ed.D., University of Louisiana, Monroe.

HUNT, JOHN, Professor of Biology (2004). B.S., University of Arkansas, Little Rock; M.S., Ph.D., Auburn University.

IHM, DANA, Associate Professor of Music (2022). B.M.E., Pittsburg State University, M.M., Pittsburg State University; Ph.D., University of South Carolina.

ISAAC, TRINIA, Assistant Professor of Social Work (2021). B.S.W., University of Arkansas, Monticello; M.S.W. Mississippi Valley State University.

JACKSON, WANDA, Instructor of Education, M.Ed., University of Arkansas, Fayetteville.

JEAN-FRANCOIS, LESLY, Associate Professor of French (2007). B.A., M.A., Florida A & M University; Ph.D., Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge.

JEFFERS, W. JERRY, Instructor of Electromechanical Technology (2023).

JENKINS, MARIE, Director and Associate Professor of Social Work (2009). B.S.W., M.S.W., University of Southern Mississippi.

JONES, RENEE, Instructor of Health Information Technology (2013) B.A., University of Arkansas, Monticello; M.B.A., Delta State University.

JONES, ROBBY, Instructor of HVACR (2021). HVACR Career Diploma, Penn Foster Career School.

JONES, RUSTY, Instructor and Rodeo Coach (2010). B.S., Missouri Valley College; M.S., Lindenwood University.

KEY, ADAM, Associate Professor of Communication (2018). B.A., M.I.S., Stephen F. Austin University; M.A., Sam Houston State University; M.F.A., Minnesota State University, Mankato; Ph.D., Texas A&M University.

KNOWLES, SHANNA, Assistant Professor of Management (2019). B.S., University of Arkansas, Monticello; M.B.A., University of Arkansas, Little Rock; D.B.A., Columbia Southern University.

LARASATIE, PIPIET, Assistant Professor of Forest Products Marketing/Operations (2023). B.S., Bogor Agricultural University; M.S., University of Canterbury; Ph.D., Oregon State University.

LEFTWICH-THARP, MANDA, Emergency Medical Program Director (2022). B.S., University of Arkansas, Monticello.

LEGGETT, BRITTON, Assistant Professor of Marketing (2022). B.S., Mississippi College; M.Ed., M.B.A., Louisiana Tech University; Ph.D., University of South Alabama.

LEVEL, KIM, Assistant Professor and Dean, School of Education (2006). B.A., M.Ed, University of Arkansas, Monticello; Ed.D., Delta State University.

LINDSEY, ALICE, Instructor of Hospitality Services (2008). B.S., University of Arkansas, Monticello.

LINDSEY, ROCKY, Associate Professor of Agriculture (2017). B.S., University of Arkansas, Monticello; DVM, Louisiana State University.

LONGING, JEFFREY, Professor of Education (2003). B.S., University of Arkansas, Monticello; M.Ed., Ed.D., University of Louisiana, Monroe.

MARTIN, CAROLE M., Associate Professor of Mathematics (1998). B.S., M.Ed., University of Arkansas, Monticello; Ed.D., University of Arkansas, Little Rock.

MCKEE, ADAM, Professor of Criminal Justice (2002). B.S., M.A., Ph.D., University of Southern Mississippi.

MILLER, JENNIFER, Associate Professor of Criminal Justice (2015). B.S., University of Arkansas, Little Rock; Ph.D., University of Arkansas, Little Rock.

MORGAN, LAUREN, Biology Lab Instructor (2014). B.S., University of Arkansas, Monticello.

MUHOZA, DJAMALI, Assistant Professor of Chemistry (2021). B.S., Hendrix College; Ph.D., University of Arkansas.

NELSON, MARIBEL, Assistant Professor of Animal Science (2022). M.B.A., Getulio Vargas Foundation; D.V.M., Federal University of Santa Maria.

NEWTON, REBECCA, Instructor of Physical Education (2007). B.S., University of Central Arkansas, M.A.T., University of Arkansas, Monticello; M.S., University of Arkansas of Medical Sciences.

NICHOLSON, RACHEL, Instructor of English (2014). B.A., University of Arkansas, Monticello; M.A., Wilkes University.

NOBLE, KAYLA, Instructor of Practical Nursing Clinical (2016). L.P.N., Forest Echoes Technical Institute; R.N., A.D.N., South Arkansas Community College.

NUGENT, TERRY, Associate Professor of English (2017). B.A., M.A., Ph.D., Texas A&M University-Commerce.

OLSEN, CRAIG, Associate Professor of English (2015). BA, Ohio Wesleyan University; M.A., Ball State University; Ph.D., Bowling Green State University

OSBORNE, DOUGLAS C., Professor of Wildlife Ecology and Management, (2012). B.S., M.S., Western Illinois University; Ph.D., Southern Illinois University.

OSBORNE, TIFFANY, Instructor of Wildlife, (2021). B.S., Gannon University; M.S., Western Illinois University.

OWENS, RICHARD, Instructor of Electromechanical Technology- Instrumentation (2018). B.S., University of Arkansas, Fayetteville.

OWYOUNG, PAISLEY, Director, Allied Health (2021). B.S.N., University of Arkansas, Monticello.

PACK, LESTER, Professor of Music (2005). B.M.E., Henderson State University; M.M., University of Arkansas, Fayetteville.

PAMBIANCHI, SARAH, Instructor of Health Professions, (2014). T.C., Great Rivers Vocational Technical School.

PARISH, ELIZABETH K., Digital Resources Librarian (2019). B.A., Louisiana College; M.L.I.S., Louisiana State University.

PELKKI, MATTHEW, Professor of Forestry, George H. Clippert Endowed Chair of Forest Economics (2001). B.S., University of Michigan, Ann Arbor; M.S., University of Minnesota; Ph.D., University of Minnesota.

PHILLIPS, BECKY, Associate Professor of Business (2010). B.S., University of Arkansas, Monticello; M.B.A., University of Arkansas, Little Rock, C.P.A.

PRICHARD, ERIC, Associate Professor of Psychology (2016). B.S., Eastern Michigan University; M.A., University of Toledo; Ph.D., University of Toledo.

RIAL, HOLLY, Instructor of Adult Education (2014). B.S., University of Arkansas, Monticello.

RICHARD, TOM, Professor of Art (1997). B.F.A., Louisiana State University; M.F.A., State University of New York, Albany.

ROONEY, MATTHEW, Arkansas Archeological Survey Station Archeologist (2021). B.A., M.A., University of South Florida; Ph.D., University of Florida.

ROSER, ANDREW, Assistant Professor of Biology (2021). B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Louisiana Tech University.

RUBINO, ELENA, Assistant Professor of Conservation Social Science (2021). B.S., Gettysburg College; M.S., University of Delaware; Ph.D., University of Florida.

SAUD, PRADIP, Assistant Professor of Quantitative Natural Resources (2020). B.S., Tribhuvan University; M.S., West Virginia University; Ph.D., Oklahoma State University.

SAYYAR, HASSAN, Associate Professor of Mathematics (1996). B.S., University of Tehran (Iran); M.A., M.S., Mississippi State University; Ph.D., Kansas State University.

SAYYAR, KELLEY, Instructor, Earth Science (1999). B.S., Kansas State University; M.S., Mississippi State University.

SCALES, ANNA, Instructor of Practical Nursing (2020). BSN, University of Arkansas, Monticello.

SELBY, LORI, Associate Professor of Computer Information Systems (1986). B.B.A., Baylor University; M.B.A., University of Arkansas, Fayetteville.

SHAHAN, KATHLEEN, Associate Professor of Education (2012). B.S., University of Arkansas, Little Rock; M.S., University of Central Arkansas, Ed.D., Capella University, Minneapolis, Minnesota.

SHAW, ANITA, Associate Professor of Nursing (1999). B.S.N., University of Arkansas, Pine Bluff, M.S.N., University of Central Arkansas.

SILZELL, SHARON, Associate Professor of History (2015). Ph.D., University of Texas, Austin

SIMS, CHRISTOPHER, Professor of Biology (2002). B.S., University of North Alabama; Ph. D., University of Mississippi.

SLATER, SHUNEIZE, Assistant Professor of Chemistry and Dean, School of Mathematical and Natural Sciences (2022). B.S., University of Arkansas, Monticello; Ph.D., University of Mississippi.

SMITH, JASON C., Assistant Professor of Music (2018). B.A., M.M., University of Arkansas, Monticello.

SNIDER, TARA, Instructor of Communications (2013). B.A., University of Arkansas, Monticello.

STEWART, KATE, Professor of English (1988). B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Mississippi.

STRONG, CAROL, Professor of Political Science (2008). B.A., University of Tennessee, Knoxville; M.A., Monash University (Australia); Ph.D., University of Melbourne (Australia).

SUNAM, DIPENDRA, Assistant Professor of Music (2022). B.A., Berea College; M.A., Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff; D.M.A., West Virginia University.

TANGER, SHAUN, Associate Professor of Forest Policy and Trade (2023). B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Auburn University.

TIAN, NANA, Assistant Professor of Natural Resources and Economics (2019). B.S., M.S., Shandong Agricultural University; M.S., Mississippi State University; M.S., Ph.D., University of Tennessee.

TURNER, K. AMBER, Assistant Professor of Psychology and Licensed Clinical Psychologist (2020). B.S., North Carolina Chapel Hill; M.S., Ph.D., Virginia Tech University.

TURNER, ZEDRIC III, Instructor of Automotive Technology (2020). A.A.S., Delta Community College, Moorhead, Mississippi.

UPSHAW, SHELA, Instructor of Practical Nursing (1997). R.N., A.D.N. University of Arkansas, Monticello; B.S.N., University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences; M.S.N., Capella University.

VENABLE, GEORGE, Instructor of Diesel Technology (2016).

WALKER, ANITA, Instructor of Nursing, (2019). R.N., Baptist School of Nursing.

WALLIS, KIMBERLY, Instructor of Health Information Technology, (2010). B.S., University of Arkansas, Monticello; M.B.A., Delta State University.

WALTER, KAY, Professor of English (2006). B.A., University of Arkansas, Monticello; M.A., University of Central Arkansas; Ph.D., Texas A & M University.

WALTERS, SHARON, Associate Professor of Nursing (1995). B.S.N., University of Arkansas, Monticello; M.S.N., Delta State University.

WHITE, ALISA, Instructor of Early Childhood Education (2010). B.A., M.Ed., University of Arkansas, Monticello; Ed.S., Ph.D., University of Arkansas, Little Rock.

WHITE, DONNELL D. JR., Professor of Forestry, James M. White Endowed Chair of Wildlife Ecology (2000). B.S., M.S., Southwest Missouri State University; Ph.D., Montana State University, Bozeman.

WILKERSON, KIMBERLY, Associate Professor of Education, Director of Education Leadership (2016). B.A., University of Arkansas, Monticello; M.S., University of Arkansas, Little Rock; Ed.D., Arkansas Tech University.

WILKERSON, MCKENNA, Assistant Professor of Nursing (2023). B.S.N., University of Arkansas, Monticello; M.S.N., Chamberlain University.

WILSON, MELISSA, Instructor of Education (2012). B.A., University of Arkansas, Monticello; M.S., University of Central Arkansas.

YOUNG, CLINTON D., Professor of History and Dean, School of Social and Behavioral Sciences (2009). B.A., University of Rochester; M.A., Ph.D., University of California.

ZELENAK, KRISTEN, Assistant Professor of Music (2022). B.M.E., Central Michigan University; M.M., Michigan State University; M.M. Arizona State University; D.M.A., Arizona State University. 

ZURQANI, HAMDI, Assistant Professor of Geospatial Science (2021). B.S., M.S., University of Tripoli; Ph.D., Clemson University.