Academic Department Contacts

College of the Arts 

 Dean: Mr. Blake Pierce - 229/333-5832

Art Department
Interim Department Head & Professor: Mr. Michael T. Schmidt - 333-5835

 Communication Arts Department
Interim Department Head & Professor: Dr. Ray Young - 333-5820

Music Department
Interim Department Head: Dr. Doug Farwell - 333-5804

College of Arts and Sciences

Dean: Dr. Connie Richards - 229/333-5699

Biology Department
Department Head & Professor: Dr. Robert Gannon - 333-5759

Chemistry Department
Department Head & Professor: Dr. James Baxter - 333-5798

English Department
Department Head & Professor: Dr. Mark Smith - 333-5946

History Department
Department Head & Assistant Professor: Dr. Paul Riggs - 333-5947

Mathematics & Computer Science Department
Department Head & Professor: Dr. Greg Harrell - 333-5778

Modern & Classical Languages Department
Department Head & Professor: Dr. Victoria Soady - 333-5948

Philosophy Department
Department Head & Professor: Dr. Fred Downing - 333-5949

Physics, Astronomy, & Geosciences Department
Department Head & Associate Professor: Dr. Edward Chatelain - 333-5752

Political Science Department
Department Head & Professor: Dr. James Peterson - 333-5771

MPA/DPA Program
Coordinator: Dr. Robert (Sherman) Yehl - 293-6058

Sociology, Anthropology & Criminal Justice Department
Department Head & Professor: Dr. Darrell Ross- 333-5943

Harley Langdale Jr.College of Business Administration

Dean: Dr. L. Wayne Plumly - 229/333-5991

Accounting & Finance Department
Department Head & Professor: Dr. Len Weld - 333-5967

Management & International Business Department
Department Head & Professor: Dr. Phyllis Holland - 245-2233

Marketing & Economics Department
Department Head & Assistant Professor of Economics - Dr. Attila Cseh- 245-3826

James L. and Dorothy H. Dewar College of Education and Human Services

Interim Dean: Dr. Brian Gerber - 229/259-5100

Adult and Career Education Department
Department Head & Professor: Dr. Reynaldo Martinez Jr. - 333-5928

Communication Sciences & Disorders
Department Head & Professor: Dr. Corine Myers-Jennings - 219-1327

Curriculum, Leadership, & Technology Department
Interim Department Head & Professor: Dr. Leon Pate - 333-5633

Early Childhood & Special Education Department
Department Head & Professor: Dr. Festus Obiakor - 333-5929

Kinesiology & Physical Education Department
Department Head & Professor: Dr. Mike Griffin - 333-7161

Marriage and Family Therapy

Program Director: Dr. Kate Warner - 293-6265

Middle, Secondary, Reading & Deaf Education Department
Interim Department Head: Dr. Barbara Radcliffe - 333-5611

Psychology & Counseling Department
Department Head & Professor: Dr. Jack P. Rainer - 333-5930

Social Work Department

Department Chair & Professor: Dr. Mizanur Miah - 249-4864

College of Nursing and Health Sciences

Dean: Dr. Anita G. Hufft- 229/333-5959

AFROTC - Division of Aerospace Studies

Commander/Professor of Aerospace Studies: Lt. Col. Marsha Aleem - 229/333-5954

Graduate School

Interim Dean: Dr. James T. LaPlant - 229/333-5694