Faculty Convocation

Academic Year 2015-16 New Faculty Information 

Division of Academic Affairs

College of Arts and Sciences
College of Business and Technology
Clemmer College of Education
Honors College

Academic Health Sciences Center

College of Clinical and Rehabilitative Health Science
Quillen College of Medicine
College of Nursing
Gatton College of Pharmacy
College of Public Health 

 

DIVISION OF ACADEMIC AFFAIRS
2015 NEW FACULTY

 COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES

LAST NAME DEPARTMENT ACADEMIC
RANK
FIELD OF
STUDY
LAST DEGREE
EARNED

INSTITUTION
FROM
WHICH
LAST DEGREE WAS  EARNED

INSTITUTION OF
LAST 
ACADEMIC
APPOINTMENT
Ball, Logan Music/Band Marching Percussion Instructor Percussion Performance MM University of Tennessee The University of the South
Bishop, Gregory Chemistry Assistant Professor Analytical Chemistry PhD University of Florida University of Connecticut
Brown, Terrine Communication and Performance Lecturer Speech Communication MS Portland State University Northeast State Community College
Duncan, William
Chair
Sociology and Anthropology Associate Professor
Anthropology
PhD Southern Illinois University East Tennessee State University 
Dye, Heather  Social Work Assistant Professor Social Work  PhD

Norfolk State
University

Norfolk State University
Fink, Elisabeth History Assistant Professor French Studies/History PhD New York University New York University
Gott,Kristina Communication and Performance Lecturer Professional Communication MA East Tennessee State University East Tennessee State University
Gomez-Sobrino, Isabel Literature and Language Assistant Professor Spanish PhD University of Cincinnati East Tennessee State University
Gray, Sharon Physics Lecturer Biomedical Engineering MA University of Tennessee The University of Tennessee Space Institute
Greene, Dorothy Social Work Assistant Professor Social Work PhD University of Utah Western Carolina University
Holter, Brandon  Philosophy and Humanities Lecturer Philosophy PhD University of Calgary University of California
Luffman, Ingrid Geosciences Assistant Professor Geography PhD University of Tennessee East Tennessee State University
Mayoraz, Vanessa  Art and Design Assistant Professor   Sculpture  MFA  The School of the Art Institute of Chicago East Tennessee State University 
 Osborne, Dustin  Criminal Justice and Criminology Assistant Professor    Justice Administration  PhD  University of Louisville  University of Louisville
Rogers, Lindsay  Art and Design Visiting Assistant Professor   Ceramics  MFA University of Florida School of Art & Art History Mars Hill University
Rose, John  Criminal Justice and Criminology Lecturer Criminal Justice MA East Tennessee State University East Tennessee State University
Rush Burkey, Linde Criminal Justice and Criminology Assistant Professor Criminal Justice   PhD East Tennessee State University University of Arkansas
Ryan, David Psychology Visiting Assistant Professor   Experimental Psychology   PhD East Tennessee State University East Tennessee State University
Scott, Dane  Chemistry Assistant Professor Chemistry   PhD Oklahoma State University East Central University
 Steadman, Jason  Psychology Assistant Professor   Clinical Psychology   PsyD   Baylor University  Baylor University
 Tang, Zhenyu Sociology and Anthropology  Visiting Assistant Professor  Sociology MA  Purdue University  Purdue University
 Walters, Martin  Mass Communication  Lecturer General Studies  BA East Tennessee State University   East Tennessee State University
Williams, Elizabeth  Psychology

Visiting
Assistant  Professor 

Clinical Psychology     PhD  East Tennessee State University East Tennessee State University 

COLLEGE OF BUSINESS AND TECHNOLOGY

LAST NAME DEPARTMENT ACADEMIC
RANK
FIELD OF
STUDY
LAST DEGREE
EARNED
INSTITUTION 
FROM 
WHICH
LAST DEGREE WAS  EARNED
INSTITUTION OF 
LAST 
ACADEMIC 
APPOINTMENT
Bennett, Brian Computing Assistant  Professor Computing PhD NOVA  
Desjardins, Matthew Computing Advisor Computing BS  East Tennessee State University  
Freeman, Michelle Accountancy Associate Professor Accountancy EdD University of Tennessee  Tusculum College
Hall, Jordan  Computing  Program Manager  Computing MS  East Tennessee State University  
McMeen, John Computing  Program Manager  Computing MS  East Tennessee State University  
McTier, John Management and Marketing Lecturer Management  MBA East Tennessee State University East Tennessee State University 
Schneider, Michael Computing Lecturer Computing MS  East Tennessee State University  

CLEMMER COLLEGE OF EDUCATION

LAST NAME DEPARTMENT ACADEMIC
RANK
FIELD OF
STUDY
LAST DEGREE
EARNED
INSTITUTION 
FROM 
WHICH
LAST DEGREE WAS  EARNED
INSTITUTION OF 
LAST 
ACADEMIC 

APPOINTMENT
 Bernard, Julia  Counseling and Human Services  Assistant Professor  Family Studies PhD  Purdue University   McNeese State University
 Chirica, Bettina  University School  Instructor Child and Youth Development BS  Milligan College Elizabethton City Schools 
Crowe,  Sarah  University School    Instructor   Graphic Design  MAT      East Tennessee State University  Woodlake Elementary,  Mondville LA   
 Dotterweich, Andrew   Exercise and Sport Science  Assistant Professor  Park, Recreation, and Tourism Management PhD     Clemson University   East Tennessee State University
Hicks, Terence  
Dean 
College of Education  Professor   

Educational Leadership;
Counseling

PhD    ,EdD 

Ph.D.-North Carolina State University;
Ed.D.-Wilmington University

 
Prairie View A&M University 
Jenkinson, Scott  Teaching and Learning  Clinical Instructor  Teacher Education MA  University of Tennessee Tennessee High School 
 Knechtel, Troy 
Director 
 University School  Professor  Educational Leadership EdD  Azusa Pacific University  Concordia University 
  Pusateri, Cassandra  Counseling and Human Services  Assistant Professor  Counseling  PhD Old Dominion University  Youngstown State University 
 Weems, Bryan   University School  Instructor  Administration & Supervision  EdS  Lincoln Memorial University Mosheim Middle School, Greeneville, TN 
 White, Wendee Teaching and Learning  Clinical Instructor Early Childhood  MA   East Tennessee State University   St. Cuthbert's Primary School (England) 

HONORS COLLEGE

LAST NAME DEPARTMENT ACADEMIC
RANK
FIELD OF
STUDY
LAST DEGREE
EARNED
INSTITUTION 
FROM 
WHICH
LAST DEGREE WAS  EARNED
INSTITUTION OF 
LAST 
ACADEMIC 
APPOINTMENT
Slagle, Judy
Dean
  Professor English PhD University of Tennessee-Knoxville East Tennessee State University  
ACADEMIC HEALTH SCIENCES CENTER
2015 NEW FACULTY

COLLEGE OF CLINICAL AND REHABILITATIVE HEALTH SCIENCES

LAST NAME DEPARTMENT ACADEMIC
RANK
FIELD OF
STUDY
LAST DEGREE
EARNED
INSTITUTION 
FROM 
WHICH
LAST DEGREE WAS  EARNED
INSTITUTION OF 
LAST 
ACADEMIC 
APPOINTMENT
Bondurant, Lindsay Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology Assistant Professor Communication Sciences and Disorders PhD

University of Texas
at Dallas

Illinois State University

COLLEGE OF MEDICINE

LAST NAME DEPARTMENT ACADEMIC
RANK
FIELD OF
STUDY
LAST DEGREE
EARNED
INSTITUTION 
FROM 
WHICH
LAST DEGREE WAS  EARNED
INSTITUTION OF 
LAST 
ACADEMIC 
APPOINTMENT
 Babcock, Brandon   Pediatrics Assistant Professor  Medicine MD  Virginia Commonwealth University SOM   
 Bradshaw, Patrick  Biomedical Sciences Assistant Professor  Biochemistry   PhD Ohio State University  University of South Florida 
 Brown, Russell    Biomedical Sciences   Professor  Psychology PhD  University of Kentucky  East Tennessee State University 
 Chandraiah, Shambhavi  Psychiatry Professor   Medicine MD  Memorial University of Newfoundland Med. School  University of Mississippi Medical Center 
 Cohee, Mark  Family Medicine  Assistant Professor  Medicine  MD   Eastern Virginia Medical School   
 Das, Debalina  Internal Medicine  Assistant Professor  Medicine    MD      Calcutta Medical College  
 Ford, George  Pediatrics   Assistant Professor   Medicine    MD  University of Washington School of Medicine   
 Gaba, Ashokkumar Internal Medicine  Assistant Professor      Medicine      MBBS BJ Medical College, India   
Gilbert, Anna Internal Medicine   Assistant Professor  Medicine     MD East Tennessee State University  
Goldstein, Jack Internal Medicine Assistant Professor  Medicine     MD St. Lucia Health Science University  
Gonzalez Estrada, Alexei Internal Medicine Assistant Professor  Medicine     MD Anahuac University Medical School  
Goodkin, Karl,
Chair 
Psychiatry Professor  Medicine   MD University of Miami David Geffen School of Medicine
 Griffith, Jay Psychiatry  Professor   Medicine    MD University of North Carolina School of Medicine  University of Colorado Denver Health Science Center 
 Johnson , Mary  Pediatrics   Assistant Professor  Medicine   MD   Bowman Gray School of Medicine  

COLLEGE OF NURSING

LAST NAME DEPARTMENT ACADEMIC
RANK
FIELD OF
STUDY
LAST DEGREE
EARNED
INSTITUTION 
FROM 
WHICH
LAST DEGREE WAS  EARNED
INSTITUTION OF 
LAST 
ACADEMIC 
APPOINTMENT
Fox, Theodore Undergraduate Programs Assistant Professor Nursing DNP Florida State University Marshall University
Stephens, Teresa
Director 
Undergraduate Programs Assistant
Professor
Nursing PhD University of Tennessee-Knoxville University of Tennessee-Knoxville

GATTON COLLEGE OF PHARMACY

LAST NAME DEPARTMENT ACADEMIC
RANK
FIELD OF
STUDY
LAST DEGREE
EARNED
INSTITUTION 
FROM 
WHICH
LAST DEGREE WAS  EARNED
INSTITUTION OF 
LAST 
ACADEMIC 
APPOINTMENT
Welch, Adam

Associate Dean for 
Assessment and Academic Affairs
Assistant
Professor
Pharmacy PharmD University of Pittsburg, PA Wilkes University

 

COLLEGE OF
PUBLIC HEALTH

LAST NAME DEPARTMENT ACADEMIC
RANK
FIELD OF
STUDY
LAST DEGREE
EARNED
INSTITUTION 
FROM 
WHICH
LAST DEGREE WAS  EARNED
INSTITUTION OF 
LAST 
ACADEMIC 
APPOINTMENT
Hale, Nathan  Health Services Management and Policy Assistant Professor Health Services Management and Policy PhD University of South Carolina - Columbia University of South Carolina - Columbia
Liu, Ying  Biostatistics and Epidemiology Assistant Professor Statistics PhD Kansas State University University of Missouri - Kansas City

 

 

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