Faculty Roster

College of Arts and Sciences

Abongwa, Pride, Assistant Professor, Geology; B.S., University of Buea, Cameroon; M.S., IHE Delft Institute for Water Education, Netherlands; Ph.D., Oklahoma State University

Ayres, Jackson F., Associate Professor, English; B.A., University of Kansas; M.A., Kansas State University; Ph.D., University of Arkansas

Bliss, Ann Victoria, Associate Professor, English; Department Chair of Language, Literature & Arts; B.A., University of California-Berkeley; M.A., California State University-East Bay; Ph.D., University of California-Davis

Bridgman, Katherine Tansey, Associate Professor, English; B.A., University of North Carolina-Asheville; M.A., Florida State University; Ph.D., Florida State University

Bush, William S., Professor, History; Department Chair of Communications, History and Philosophy; B.A., University of New Orleans; M.A., University of Nevada-Las Vegas; Ph.D., The University of Texas at Austin

Carr, Nicole, Assistant Professor, English; B.A., Florida Atlantic University; M.A., Florida Atlantic University; Ph.D., University of Miami

Den, Walter, Professor, Engineering; B.S., University of California Santa Barbara; M.S., University of Southern California; Ph.D., University of Southern California

Finley, James Shaw Stillman, Assistant Professor, English; B.A., Grinnell College; M.A., University of New Hampshire; Ph.D., University of New Hampshire

Gage, Scott B., Associate Professor, English; B.A., Louisiana State University; M.F.A., Louisiana State University; Ph.D., Florida State University

Gillen, Katherine A., Associate Professor, English; B.A., University of Vermont; M.A., University of New Hampshire; Ph.D., University of New Hampshire

Golla, Vijay., Professor, Environmental Health and Water Resources; Department of Science and Mathematics; M.B.B.S., Andhra Medical College; M.P.H., Western Kentucky University; Ph.D., The University of Iowa

Guerrero, Laurie Ann, Visiting Professor, English; B.A., Smith College; M.F.A., Drew University

Jennings, Lisa Gay, Lecturer, English; B.A., Florida International University; M.A., Florida State University; Ph.D., Florida State University

Lutnesky, Marvin Michael, Professor, Biology; Department Chair of Science and Mathematics; B.S., San Diego State University; M.S., San Diego State University; Ph.D., University of Hawai'I at Manoa

Mares, Chris Anthony, Assistant Professor, Biology; B.S., University of Incarnate Word; Ph.D., University of Incarnate Word

Page, Robert B., Associate Professor, Biology; B.S., Piedmont College; M.S., University of Louisiana-Lafayette; Ph.D., University of Kentucky

Poleneni, Sandhya, Adjunct, Civil and Environmental Engineering; B.Tech., Jawaharlal Nehru Tech Hyderaba; M.S., University of Missouri – Columbia; Ph.D., University of Missouri – Columbia

Rosen, Rudolph, Visiting Professor, Biology; B.S., The Pennsylvania State University; M.S., South Dakota State University; Ph.D., University of Massachusetts, Amherst

Santos, Adrianna M., Assistant Professor, English; B.A., The University of Texas at Austin; M.A., University of California-Santa Barbara; Ph.D., University of California-Santa Barbara

Shelton, G. Robert, Assistant Professor, Chemistry; B.S., Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville; M.S., Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville; Ph.D., University of Florida

Simpson, Joseph Michael, Associate Professor, Sociology; B.S., Cameron University; M.S., Oklahoma State University; Ph.D., Oklahoma State University

Tinoco, Lizbet, Assistant Professor, English; B.A., University of California, Los Angeles; M.A., California State University, Bakersfield; Ph.D., The University of Texas at El Paso

Valdez-Barillas, Jose Rodolfo, Associate Professor, Biology; B.S., University del Valle De Guatemala; M.S., Colorado State University; Ph.D., Colorado State University

College of Business

Abdel Rahman, Mohammad, Assistant Professor, Computer Science; B.S., Yarmouk University; M.S., Yarmouk University; M.S., Dakota State University; D.Sc., Dakota State University

Alsmadi, Izzat Mahmoud, Associate Professor, Computer Science; B.S., Mut'ah University, Jordan; M.S., North Dakota State University ; M.S., University of Phoenix; Ph.D., North Dakota State University

Barrera, Gilbert Castro, Assistant Professional Track, Accounting; B.A., St. Mary's University; B.B.A., The University of Texas at San Antonio; M.P.A., The University of Texas at San Antonio; J.D., St. Mary's University

Barton, Kevin Andrew, Associate Professional Track, Computer Information Systems; B.S., Nova Southeastern University; M.S., Our Lady of the Lake University; Ph.D., Nova Southeastern University

Baruca, Arne, Associate Professor, Marketing; B.S., University of Ljubljana; Ph.D., The University of Texas Pan American

Bhatt, Smriti, Assistant Professor, Computer Science; B.E., Kathmandu University, Nepal; M.S., The University of Texas at San Antonio; Ph.D., The University of Texas at San Antonio

Calafiore, Pablo Javier, Associate Professor, Finance; B.A., River Plate University; M.B.A., The University of Texas Pan American; Ph.D., The University of Texas Pan American

Chopra, Ankur, Adjunct, Accounting; B.A., The University of Texas at San Antonio; M.B.A., Texas A&M University – San Antonio

Cox, Susan M., Adjunct, Management; B.S., Virginia Commonwealth University; M.P.A., University of Maryland University College; Ph.D., University of The Incarnate Word

DeGrassi, Sandra Wolverton, Associate Professor, Management; B.B.A., The University of Texas at Austin; Ph.D., Texas A&M University

Elam, Dennis Lee, Associate Professor, Accounting; B.B.A., The University of Texas at Austin; M.B.A., The University of Texas at Austin; Ph.D., The University of Texas at Austin

Fei, Xingyuan, Assistant Professor, Accounting; B.A., Beijing Broadcasting Institute Student Record; M.S., University of Massachusetts Boston; M.A., Columbia University; Ph.D., Boston University

Fekrazad, Amir, Assistant Professor, Economics; B.Sc., K.N Toosi University of Technology, Iran; M.S., The University of Texas at Austin; M.Sc., Sharif University of Technology, Iran; Ph.D., The University of Texas at Austin

Ford, Weixing Ma, Assistant Professor, Marketing; B.E., South China University of Technology; M.S., Shanghai University; M.S., Washington University in St. Louis; Ph.D., University of Houston

Glaser, Daniel A., Professor, Management; B.M., East Texas State University; M.B.A., University of North Texas; Ph.D., University of North Texas

Green, Richard Paul, Associate Professor, Accounting; B.S., Southwest Missouri State College; M.P.A., University of Missouri; Ph.D., Saint Louis University

Guardia, Adrian Bernard, Associate Professional Track, Management; B.B.A., St. Mary's University; M.B.A., Our Lady of the Lake University; Ph.D., Our Lady of the Lake University

Harun, Syed, Professor, Finance; Department Chair of Accounting and Finance; B.S.S., University of Dhaka; M.S.S., University of Dhaka; M.A., University of New Orleans; Ph.D., University of New Orleans

Hurley, Tracy Anne, Professor, Management; B.B.A., University of Houston; M.B.A., University of Houston; Ph.D., University of Houston

Jimenez, Jesus, Assistant Professor, Accounting; B.A., Instituto Tecnólogico Autónomo de México, Mexico; M.A., Instituto Tecnólogico Autónomo de México, Mexico; M.A., Florida International University; Ph.D., Case Western Reserve University

Kang, Tae Goo, Assistant Professor, Accounting; B.B.A., Hongik University South Korea; M.S., Rutgers University; M.S., Seoul National University - South Korea; Ph.D., University at Buffalo

Lee, Beu, Assistant Professor, Accounting; B.B.A., Korea University South Korea; M.S., University of Rochester; Ph.D., University of Houston

Lee, Young, Associate Professor, Computer Science; B.S., Hallym University, Korea; M.S., Hallym University, Korea; Ph.D., Auburn University

Lewis, Amy C., Associate Professor, Management; Associate Dean of the College of Business; B.S., Arizona State University; Ph.D., Indiana University-Bloomington

Li, Keming, Assistant Professor, Finance; B.B.A., University of Houston; M.S., University of Houston; Ph.D., The University of Texas at Arlington

Liu, Chin-Yen, Associate Professor, Business Administration; B.B.A., I-Shou University; M.B.A., Texas State University; Ph.D., Texas Tech University

Love, Leonard Garrett, Associate Professor, Management; B.A., Wright State University; M.B.A., Wright State University; Ph.D., The University of Texas at Arlington

Luna Nevarez, Cuauhtemoc, Assistant Professor, Business Administration and Marketing; B.S., Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey, Neuvo León; M.S., Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey, Neuvo León; M.B.A., New Mexico State University; Ph.D., New Mexico State University

Rahman, Md Sajjadur, Associate Professor, Economics; B.S., Jahangirnagar University, Bangladesh; M.A., McMaster University, Canada; Ph.D., University of Calgary, Canada

Roberson, William, Adjunct, Computer Information Systems; B.S., DeVry University; M.B.A., DeVry University

Sharma, Shahil, Assistant Professor, Finance; B.S., The University of Texas of the Permian Basin; M.B.A., The University of Texas of the Permian Basin; Ph.D., The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley

Tawalbeh, Lo’ai, Associate Professor, Computer Science; B.S., Jordan University of Science and Technology; M.S., Oregon State University; Ph.D., Oregon State University

Sosa-Fey, Josephine, Professor, Management; Department Chair of Management and Marketing; B.A., Our Lady of the Lake University; M.B.A., Our Lady of the Lake University; D.B.A., Nova Southeastern University

Staples, Heather Lynn, Visiting Assistant Professor, Management; Educational Specialist, University of Central Missouri; M.B.A., St. Mary's University; Ph.D., University of the Incarnate Word

Sweet, Kenneth M., Assistant Professor, Management; B.B.A., Texas State University; M.B.A., Texas State University; Ph.D., University of Houston

Vinaja, Bethuel Roberto, Assistant Professional Track, Computer Information Systems; B.A., University of Baja California; M.B.A., Texas Christian University; Ph.D., The University of Texas at Arlington

Welsh, Kathleen Elizabeth, Professor, Management; B.B.A., Texas State University; M.B.A., Texas State University; Ph.D., The University of Texas at Arlington

Yang, Jeong-Sug, Assistant Professor, Computer Science; B.S., Hallym University, South Korea; M.S., Auburn University; Ph.D., Auburn University

College of Education and Human Development

Acevedo Aquino, Maria, Assistant Professor, Education; B.A., Universidad de Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico; M.A., The University of Arizona; Ph.D., The University of Arizona

Biediger-Collins, Alana R., Assistant Professional Track, Counseling and Guidance; B.S., Southwest Texas State University; M.A., The University of Texas at San Antonio; Ph.D., Texas A&M University

Cox, Ernest, Assistant Professor, Counseling and Guidance; B.A., Queens University of Charlotte; M.S., Our Lady of the Lake University; Ph.D., The University of Texas at San Antonio

Davis, Mariya, Assistant Professor, Special Education; M.Ed., Ternopil State Pedagogical Institute, Ukraine; M.Ed., Texas Woman's University; Ph.D., Texas Woman's University

de Vries, Sabina Remmers, Associate Professor, Counseling and Guidance; B.A., The University of Texas at San Antonio; M.A., The University of Texas at San Antonio; Ph.D., The University of Texas at San Antonio

Dielmann, Barbara, Teaching Specialist, Counseling; B.A., Trinity University; M.A., Texas Tech University; M.A., The University of Texas at San Antonio

Espinoza, Katherine, Assistant Professor, Bilingual Studies; B.A., The University of Texas at San Antonio; M.A., The University of Texas at San Antonio; Ph.D., The University of Texas at Austin

Fleming, Melisa, Adjunct, Marriage and Family Therapy; B.S., University of Maryland University College; M.A., St. Mary’s University; Ph.D., St. Mary’s University

Garfield, Theresa Ann, Associate Professor, Special Education; B.A., Our Lady of the Lake University; M.A., Our Lady of the Lake University; Ed.D., The University of Texas at San Antonio

Garza, Esther, Associate Professor, Bilingual Education; B.S., Texas A&M University; M.A., The University of Texas at San Antonio; Ph.D., The University of Texas at San Antonio

Geneser, Vivien, Associate Professor, Early Childhood; B.A., The University of Texas at Austin; M.A., The University of Texas at Austin; Ph.D., The University of Texas at Austin

Guerra, Myriam Jimena, Assistant Professor, Bilingual Education; M.A., The University of Texas at San Antonio; Ph.D., The University of Texas at San Antonio

Hinojosa, Tamara Jade, Associate Professor, Counseling and Guidance; Department Chair of Counseling, Health, and Kinesiology; B.S., The University of Texas at Austin; M.S., Pennsylvania State University; Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University

Jasso, Juan Antonio, Assistant Professional Track, Educational Administration; B.S., The University of Texas Pan American; M.A., The University of Texas at San Antonio; Ed.D., The University of Texas at Austin

Jozwiak, Melissa Marie, Associate Professor, Early Childhood; Department Chair of Educator and Leadership Preparation; B.S., Youngstown State University; M.A., New Mexico State University; Ph.D., New Mexico State University

Kearney, W. Sean, Professor, Educational Administration; B.A., The University of Texas at Austin; M.A., Dallas Theological Seminary; M.Ed., Texas State University; Ed.D., The University of Texas at San Antonio

Krimbill, Elisabeth, Assistant Professor, Educational Administration; B.S., St. Cloud University; M.A., Lamar University; M.A., University of Missouri; Ph.D., The University of Texas at San Antonio

Kwon, Eun Hye, Assistant Professor, Kinesiology; B.A., Seoul National University; Ph.D., University of Virginia

Lee, Sukho, Professor, Kinesiology; B.S., Seoul National University; M.Ed., Seoul National University; M.Ed., The University of Texas at Austin; Ph.D., The University of Texas at Austin

Lim, Jong Il, Assistant Professor, Kinesiology; B.S., Seoul National University - South Korea; M.S., Seoul National University-South Korea; Ph.D., University of Illinios at Urbana- Champaign

Lindner, Amanda, Assistant Professor, Education; B.S., Texas A&M University; M.Ed., Texas A&M University; Ph.D., Texas A&M University

Lopez, Eric J., Professor, Special Education; B.A., Texas A&M University; Ed.S., University of Iowa; Ph.D., University of Iowa    

McDaniel, Patrick, Assistant Professional Track, Counseling; B.A., The University of Texas at San Antonio; M.A., St. Mary’s University; Ph.D., St. Mary’s University

Moyer, Michael, Professor, Counseling and Guidance; Associate Chair of the Department of Counseling, Health, and Kinesiology;  B.A., Texas Lutheran University; M.S., Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi; Ph.D., Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi

Mudge, Suzanne Debney, Professor, Counseling and Guidance; Associate Dean of the College of Education and Human Development; B.S., Lamar University; M.Ed., Lamar University; Ph.D., St. Mary's University

Peters, Scott William, Associate Professor, Counseling and Guidance; B.A., Northeastern Illinois University; M.Ed., The University of Texas at San Antonio; Ph.D., The University of Texas at San Antonio

Peterson-Ahmad, Maria, Adjunct, Special Education; B.S., University of North Dakota; M.Ed., Texas Woman’s University; Ph.D., Texas Woman’s University

Piper, Rebekah E., Assistant Professor, Reading (Education); B.S., University of Nevada Las Vegas; M.Ed., University of Nevada Las Vegas; Ph.D., University of Nevada Las Vegas

Pittman, Ramona Trinette, Professor, Reading (Education); B.S., The University of Southern Mississippi; M.Ed., William Carey University; Ph.D., Texas A&M University

Scott, Lawrence Lowell, Assistant Professor, Educational Administration; B.A., St. Mary's University; M.A., The University of Texas at San Antonio; Ph.D., University of the Incarnate Word

Smith, John Damien, Professor, Kinesiology; Associate Chair of the Department of Counseling, Health, and Kinesiology; B.S., The University of Texas at San Antonio; M.S., Texas A&M University-Kingsville; Ph.D., Texas Woman's University

Symons, Brock, Assistant Professor, Kinesiology; B.H.K., University of Windsor; M.S., University of Kentucky; Ph.D., The University of Western Ontario

Vice, Tasha, Assistant Professor, Reading (Education); B.US., Eastern New Mexico University; M.Ed., Eastern New Mexico University; Ed.D., Texas Tech University

Watts, Gavin, Assistant Professor, Special Education; B.S., Illinois State University; M.Ed., University of Illinois; Ph.D., University of Texas

Wilson, Jennifer Clark, Associate Professor, Reading (Education); B.S., The University of Texas at Austin; M.Ed., The University of Texas at Austin; Ph.D., The University of Texas at Austin

Wong, Christine, Assistant Professor, Counselor Education; B.A., University of Texas at San Antonio; M.A., University of Texas at San Antonio; Ph.D., University of Texas at San Antonio

Wooten, Ray, Professor, Counselor Education; B.A., North Carolina State University; M.A., Appalachian State University; Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Wu, Hsiao-Ping, Associate Professor, Bilingual Education; Associate Chair of the Department of Educator and Leadership Program; B.B.A., Shih Chien University-Taipei, Taiwan; M.A., The University of Texas at San Antonio; Ph.D., The University of Texas at San Antonio