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    Northeastern State University
   
 
  Dec 16, 2017
 
 
    
2013-14 Northeastern State University Graduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Personnel


  Personnel


 

Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education

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Ms. Julie Carson ,Chair      Claremore
Mr. Marlin “Ike” Glass, Jr., Vice Chair   Newkirk
Mr. James D. “Jimmy” Harrel , Secretary   Leedy
Mr. Mike C. Turpen, Assistant Secretary   Oklahoma City
Mr. John Massey, Member   Durant
Mr. Joseph L. Parker, Member   Tulsa
Mr. William Stuart Price, Member   Tulsa
Gen. Toney Strickland, Member   Lawton
Dr. Ronald H. White, Member   Oklahoma City
Dr. Glen Johnson, Chancellor   Oklahoma City

 

Regional University System of Oklahoma

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Mr. Michael W. Mitchel, Chair   Woodward
Ms. Susan Winchester, Member   Chickasha
Mr. Jeffrey T. Dunn, Member   Tulsa
Dr. Joe Anna Hibler, Member   Weatherford
Ms. Jan Gordon, Member   Broken Arrow
Ms. Connie Reilly, Member   Okemah
Mr. Terry Matlock , Member   Garvin 
Mr. Richard Ogden, Member   Oklahoma City
Dr. Janet Barresi, Member   Oklahoma City
Dr. Sheridan McCaffree, Executive Director   Oklahoma City

 

Oklahoma State Board of Education

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Dr. Janet Barresi, Chair                        Oklahoma City
Mr. Leo J. (Lee) Baxter, Member   Lawton
Ms. Amy Anne Ford, Member   Durant
Mr. Brian Hayden, Member   Enid
Ms. Joy Hofmeister, Member   Jenks
Mr. William “Bill” Price, Member   Oklahoma City
Mr. William F. “Bill” Shdeed, Member   Oklahoma City

 

Oklahoma Regional Universities

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Northeastern State University Dr. Steven Turner, President Tahlequah
East Central State University   Dr. John R. Hargrave, President Ada
Northwestern State University   Dr. Janet Cunningham, President Alva
Southeastern State University    Dr. Larry Minks,  President Durant
Southwestern State University    Mr. Randy Beutler, President Weatherford
University of Central Oklahoma Dr. Don Betz, President Edmond

 

Presidents of Northeastern

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Albert Sydney Wyly, 1909
D. Frank Redd, 1909-1911
Frank E. Buck, 1911-1912
W. E. Gill, 1912-1914
George W. Gable, 1914-1919
William T. Ford, 1919-1923
Monroe P. Hammond, 1923-1935
J. M. Hackler (Acting), 1935-1936
John Samuel Vaughan, 1936-1951
Louis H. Bally (Acting), 1951
Harrell E. Garrison, 1951-1970
Robert E. Collier, 1970-1977
Elwin Fite (Acting) 1977-1978
W. Roger Webb, 1978-1997
Larry B. Williams, 1997-2008
Kim Cherry, 2007-2008 (Interim President)
Don Betz, 2008-2011
Martin Tadlock, 2011 (Interim President)
Steven Turner, 2011-Present

 

Officers of the University

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Steven Turner, Ph.D.      President
Janet E. Bahr, Ed.D    Interim Provost & Vice President for Academic Affairs
Laura Boren, Ph.D.   Vice President for Student Affairs
David Koehn, M.B.A.   Vice President for Business and Finance
Tim Foutch, B.S.   Vice President for Operations
Jerry Cook, M.B.A   Interim Executive Director, University Relations

University Administration

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Martha Albin, Ed.D.   Director, Human Resources
Phillip Bridgmon, Ph.D.   Dean, College of Liberal Arts
Richard Carhart, Ed.D   Executive Director of International Programs
Sue Catron, M.B.A.    Director of Business Affairs
Teri Cochran, Ph.D.   Director, Student Financial Services
Roger Collier, Ph.D.    Dean, College of Business and Technology
Ronald C. Cox. M.T.   Director, Physical Fitness Center
Tony Duckworth, M.S.   Director of Athletics
Todd Enlow, B.S.   Interim Director of Auxiliary Services
Phyllis Fife, Ed.D.   Director, Center for Tribal Studies
Pamela K. Fly, Ph.D.   Assistant Vice President for Academic Affairs
Mark Giese, Ed.D.   Director, Assessment & Institutional Research
Peggy Glenn, J.D.   Director of Development
Thomas L. Jackson, Ph.D.   Assistant Vice President for Academic Affairs & Dean, Graduate Programs
Christee Jenlink, Ed.D.   Dean, NSU Broken Arrow Campus
Daniel Johnson, B.B.A.   Director, Alumni Relations
E. Thayne King, B.S.   Director of Housing
Christy Landsaw, B.B.A.   Director of Budgets
Dr. Deborah Landry, Ed.D.   Dean, College of Education
Timothy McElroy, Ed.D.   Dean, NSU Muskogee Campus
Rick Manes, B.S.   Director, Payroll
Cole Martin, B.S.   Manager, RiverHawk Shoppe/Campus Bookstore
Doug Penisten, O.D., Ph.D.   Dean, College of Optometry
Jerrett Phillips, M.S.   Interim Executive Director, Enrollment Management
Julie Sawyer, Ph.D.   University Registrar
Tom Smith, B.A.   Director, Communications and Marketing
Joe Spence, M.S.   Director of Facilities Maintenance
Kevin Taylor, B.S.   Director, Information Technology & Chief Information Officer
Martin R. Venneman, Ph.D   Dean, College of Science & Health Professions
Linda West, M.L.S.   Interim Executive Director, NSU Libraries

 

GRADUATE COUNCIL

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April Adams, Ed.D., Professor of Science Education, B.S., J.S., Purdue University; Ed.D., University of Houston.
Christopher M. Burba,Ph.D.;Assistnat Professor of Chemistry,B.S., Northeastern State University;Ph.D.,University of Oklahoma.
Renee Cambiano, Ed.D., Associate Professor of Education: B.S., Northeastern State University; M.S., University of Memphis; Ed.D., University of Arkansas.
Denise DaRos-Voseles, Ph.D. Associate Professor of Early Childhood Education B.S., Charleston College; M.Ed., Citadel; Ph.D., University of South Carolina.
Sandra D. Edwards, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Management: B.S., Emporia State University; M.B.A., Central Missouri State University; Ph.D., New Mexico State University. 
Gary R. Freeman, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Accounting, B.A., University of West Florida; M.S.M., Florida International University; Ph.D., Georgia State University.
O. Susan Frusher, Ph.D., Professor of Education; B.S.,M.Ed., Northeastern State University; Ph.D., Oklahoma State University. 
Mark L. Giese, Ed.D., Professor of Health & Human Performance and Director of Institutional Research; BS., Fort Hays State University; M.S., Ed.D., University of Kansas.
Kenneth L. Hancock, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Education: B.S. Ed., M.A., Ph.D., University of Tulsa.
Elizabeth Keller, Assistant Professor of Psychology and Counseling; M.S., Northeastern State University; B.S., Missouri State University.
Thomas L. Jackson, Ph.D., Dean of the Graduate College: B.S., University of the Pacific; M.A., Ph.D., Bowling Green State University.
Christopher R. Malone, Ph.D., Associate Professor of English B.A., University of Tulsa; M.A., Oklahoma State University; Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University.
Kenny A. Paris, Ph.D.; Associate Professor of Psychology & Counseling: B.A., M.S., East Central University; Ph.D., University of Oklahoma
Karen Patterson, Ph.D., Professor of Speech-Language Pathology: B.S., Texas Christian University; M.S., Ph.D., University of North Texas.
Martha Y. Parrott, Ed.D., Associate Professor of Mathematics; B.S.E., Oklahoma Christian University; M.Ed., University of Houston; Ed.D., Oklahoma State University.
Barbara Ray, Ed.D., Associate Professor of Library Media, B.A., M.L.I.S., University of Oklahoma, Ed.D., Oklahoma State University.
Michelle K. Shuler, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Psychology and Counseling: B.A., Texas State University; M.A., university of north Colorado; Ph.D., University of Texas-San Antonio.
Melinda Smith,Ed.D.;Associatge Professor of Curriculum & Instruction;B.S.,University of Tulsa;M.Ed.,Northeastern State University;Ed.D.,Oklahoma State University.
Melissa Strong, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of English: B.A., Central Connecticut State University; M.A., Ph.D., University of California.
Michael D. Turner, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Environmental Management: BSCE, United States Air Force Academy, MEng Environmental Engineering, Cornell University, Ph.D. Environmental Engineering, The University of Texas at Austin.
Joyce A. Van Nostrand, Ph.D., C.N.E., Professor of Nursing: B.S.N., Southern Oregon State College; M.S.N., University of Texas-El Paso; Ph.D., Texas Woman’s University.
Frank A. Zeigler, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice B.S., Rowan College; J.D., University of Tulsa; Ph.D., Sam Houston State University.


  

*GRADUATE FACULTY

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April Adams, (1999) Ed.D

Professor of Science Education

B.S., M.S., Purdue University; Ed.D. University of Houston.
Brad Agnew, (1968) Ph.D

Professor of History

B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Oklahoma.
Vanessa Anton, (1997) Ph.D

Associate Professor Health & Human Performance

B.S.Ed., M.S., Northeastern State University; Ph.D., University of Arkansas.
 Ernst Bekkering, (2004) Ph.D
   Associate Professor of Information Systems
   M.S., Mississippi State University; Ph.D., Mississippi State University
Joan E. Bell, (1984) Ed.D.
  Professor of Mathematics
  B.S., Kansas Newman College; M.S., Ed.D., Oklahoma State University
Tia Bennett, (2010) Ph.D.
  Assistant Professor of Health and Human Performance
  B.A., University of Texas at Austin; M.S., Texas State University-San Marcos; Ph.D., Oklahoma State University
Christina Branham, (2012) Ph.D.
  Assistant Professor of Psychology and Counseling
  B.A., University of Texas; M.S., Texas Welyan University; Ph.D., Texas Woman’s University
Mark D. Buckles, (2002) Ph.D.
  Associate Professor of Mathematics
  B.S., University of Texas at Austin; M.S., Ph.D., University of Notre Dame
Christopher M. Burba, (2006) Ph.D.
  Associate Professor of Chemistry
  B.S., Northeastern State University; Ph.D., University of Oklahoma
Steven Byers, (2010) Ph.D.
  Assistant Professor of Psychology and Counseling
  B.S., University of Tulsa; M.A., University of Michigan-Ann Arbor; Ph.D., University of Colorado-Boulder
Renee Cambiano, (2000) Ed.D.
  Professor of Educational Foundations and Leadership
  B.S., Northeastern State University; M.S., University of Memphis; Ed.D., University of Arkansas
Ronald M. Cambiano, (1989) Ed.D.

Assistant Professor of Educational Foundations & Leadership

B.S., M.A., University of Tulsa; Ed.D., University of New Mexico.
Deborah Carment, (1984) Ed.D.

Professor of Mathematics

B.S., Oklahoma State University; M.T. Northeastern State University; Ed.D., Oklahoma State University.
Kelli Carney, (2012) M.Ed.
  Assistant Professor of Curriculum and Instruction
  B.S., M.Ed., Northeastern State University
Richard E. Castillo, (1999) D.O., O.D.

Clinical Associate Professor of Optometry

D.O., Oklahoma State University College of Osteopathic Medicine; O.D., Northeastern State University.
Christina Cedillo - Tootalian, (2001) Ph.D.
  Assistant Professor of English
  B.A., M.A., Ph.D., Texas A & M University
Kurt T. Choate, (2010) Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Psychology and Counseling

B.S., University of Tulsa; M.Ed., Northeastern State University; Ph.D., Oklahoma State University
Pamela G. Christol, (2004) Ph.D.
   Associate Professor of Science Education
   B.S.,M.S., University of Oklahoma; Ph.D., Oklahoma State University
Cindy Cisar, (2004) Ph.D.
  Associate Professor of Biology
  A.B., Grinnell College; Ph.D., Cornell University
Paul Cooper, (2009) Ph.D.
  Assistant Professor of Psychology and Counseling
  B.A., Langston University; M.S., Northeastern State University; Ph.D., Oklahoma State University
Kristopher Copeland, (2008) M.A.
  Instructor in communications
  B.A., Northeastern State University; M.A., University of Arkansas
William P. Corbett, (1988) Ph.D.

Professor of History

B.S., Clarion State College; M.A., University of South Dakota; Ph.D., Oklahoma State University.
Victoria Corriveau, (2012) M.S.
  Assistant Professor in Educational Foundations of Leadership
  B.S., M.S., University of Arkansas
Brian T. Cowlishaw, (2005) Ph.D

Assistant Professor of English

B.A., M.A., Idaho State University; Ph.D., University of Oklahoma
Denise DaRos-Voseles, (2001) Ph.D.
  Professor of Early Childhood Education
  B.S., Charlseton College; M.Ed., Citadel; Ph.D., University of South Carolina
Sapna Das-Bradoo, (2011) Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Biology

B.S., M.S., Ph.D., University of Delhi
Billy Joe Davis, (1968) Ph.D.
  Professor of History
  B.S., M.Ed., Ph.D., Texas Technological University
Kelly A. Dunbar-Davison, (2010) Ph.D.
  Assistant Professor of Psychology and Counseling
  B.G.S., M.S., Northeastern State University; Ph.D., University of Arkansas
Anita Ede, (2006), Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Curriculum & Instruction

B.S., University of Miami; M.Ed., Northeastern State University; Ph.D., Oklahoma State University
Carl Farinelli, (1988) Ed.D.

Professor of Education

B.A., M.A., Sam Houston State University; Ed.D., Texas Southern University.
Joseph M. Faulds, (1988) Ph.D.

Professor of English

B.S., M.A., North Texas State University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Dallas.
James Ferrell, (2012) Ed.D.
  Assistant Professor in Educational Foundations and Leadership
  B.S., Oklahoma City University; M.A., University of Central Oklahoma; EdD., Oklahoma State University
Roxanne M. Fillmore, (1994) Ph.D.

Professor of Early Childhood Education

B.S., Ed., Brigham Young University; M.A., Ohio State University; Ph.D., University of Iowa.
Luke B. Foster, (1997) M.S
  Instructor in Mathematics
  B.S., Northeastern State University; M.S., Oklahoma State University
Gary R. Freeman, (2004) Ph.D.
  Associate Professor of Accounting
  B.A., University of West Florida; M.S.M., Florida International University; Ph.D., Georgia State University
O. Susan Frusher, (1986) Ph.D.

Professor of Education

B.S., M.Ed., Northeastern State University; Ph.D., Oklahoma State University.
Barbara Fuller, (2003), M.Ed.
  Instructor in Educational Foundations and Leadership
  B.A., Oachita Baptist University; M.Ed., University of Arkansas
Mark L. Giese, (1989) Ed.D.

Professor of Health & Human Performance  Director of Institutional Research

B.S., Fort Hays State University; M.S., Ed.D., Kansas University
Arthur H. Gilbert, Jr., (2011) D.B.A.
  Professor of Accounting
  B.A., Louisiana Tech University; M.B.A., Louisiana Tech University; D.B.A., Louisiana Tech University
Todd R. Gomez, (2011) Ph.D.
  Assistant Professor of Psychology and Counseling
  B.S., M.A., Our Lady of the Holy Cross-New Orleans; Ph.D., Texas Tech University
J. Rachel Green, (2000) Ed.D.
  Assistant Professor in Educational Foundations and Leadership
  B.S.Ed., University of Oklahoma; M.Ed., Northeastern State University; EdD., Oklahoma State University
Steven Grissom, (2012) Ph.D.
  Instructor of Psychology and Counseling
  B.S., Missouri Southern State University; Ph.D., Oklahoma State University
Justin Halpern, (1988) Ph.D.
  Professor of Accounting
  B.A., Grinnell College; M.A., Iowa State; M.A., Ph.D., Stanford
Kenneth L. Hancock, (1998) Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Education

B.S. Ed., M.A., Ph.D., University of Tulsa.
Leslie D. Hannah, (2009) Ph.D.
  Associate Professor of English
  B.A., M.S. Northeastern State University; Ph.D., University of Oklahoma
Lyman Kent Hawkins,(2008) Ph.D.
  Associate Professor of Speech Language Pathology  
  B.A.,M.S., Ph.D., University of Oklahoma
Kathy S. Hixon (1990), Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Health & Human Performance

B.S., M.S., Fort Hays State University; Ph.D., University of Arkansas.
Thomas L. Jackson, (2004) Ph.D.

Assistant Vice President for Academic Affairs, Dean of Graduate Studies & Research, and Professor of Psychology & Counseling

B.S. University of the Pacific; M.A., Ph.D., Bowling Green State University.
Elizabeth Keller, (2010) Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Psychology and Counseling

B.S., M.S. Missouri State University; Ph.D. University of Arkansas
Kimberli Lee (2010) Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of English

M.A., Tarleton State University; Ph.D., University of Nebraska
Stanley Troy Lee (2013) M.S.
  Instructor/Fieldwork Coordinator of Occupational Therapy
  B.S., University of Oklahoma; M.S., Oklahoma State University
Darryl A. Linde, (1990) Ph.D.

Professor of Mathematics

B.S., M.S., University of Arkansas; Ph.D. University of Virginia
Pamela J. Louderback, (2001) Ed.D.
  Assistant Professor of Library Services
  BA., Shippensburg University; M.F.A., East Texas State University; Ed.D., Oklahoma State University
Ingrid Massey, (2009) M.S.Ed.
  Assistant Professor of Curriculum and Instruction
  B.S.Ed., Northeastern State University; M.S.Ed., Oklahoma State University
Judith A. Melvin, (2012), Ph.D.

Professor/Director of Occupational Therapy

B.S., Ohio State University; M.A., New York University; Ph.D., University of Maryland at College Park
John M. Mercer, (9184) Ph.D.

Professor of English

B.A., Bryan College; M.A., University of Tennessee; Ph.D., University of Missouri, Columbia.
Gregory Meyer, (2012) M.A.
  Assistant Professor of Psychology and Counseling
  B.G.S., University of Kansas; M.A., Richmont Graduate University
Brad Montgomery-Anderson, (2007)  Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of English

B.A., University of Colorado; M.A., University of Illinois; Ph.D., University of Kansas
Judy Moody, (2003) Ph.D.
  Assistant Professor in Educational Foundations & Leadership
  B.S. Ed., East Central University; M.S., Nova University; Ph.D., Oklahoma State University
William A. O’Seland (2009) M.A.

Lecturer in English

B.A., M.A., Northeastern State University
Latricia D. Pack, (1999) O.D.

Assistant Professor of Optometry

B.S., Oklahoma State University; O.D., Northeastern State University.
Kenny A. Paris, (1996) Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Psychology and Counseling

B.A., M.S., East Central University; Ph.D., University of Oklahoma.
Martha Y. Parrott, (2002) Ed.D.

Associate Professor of Mathematics

B.S.E., Oklahoma Christian University; M.Ed., University of Houston; Ed.D., Oklahoma State University
Jocelyn Payne, (1980) Ed.D.
  Associate Professor of Educational Foundations and Leadership
  B.S., Brandeis University; M.Ed., Temple University; Ed.D., Oklahoma State University
Dorothy J. Radin, (2009) E.D.
  Assistant Professor of Mathematics Education
  B.S., Minot State University; B.A., DePaul University; E.D., Oklahoma State University
Barbara Ray, (2001) Ed.D.

Associate Professor of Library Media

B.A., Ed.D., Oklahoma State University; M.L.S., University of Oklahoma.
Stephan E. Sargent, (2004) Ed.D.

Associate Professor of Reading/Literacy Education

A.S., Northern Oklahoma College; B.S., Oklahoma State University; M.A., The University of Tulsa; Ed.D., Oklahoma State University.
Paula K. Schornick, (2008) Ph.D.
  Assistant Professor of Educational Foundations and Leadership
  B.S.Ed., Northeastern State University; M.Ed., Ph.D., University of Oklahoma
David K. Scott, (1991) Ph.D.

Professor of Speech/Theatre

B.A.,M.P.A., University of Oklahoma; M.A., Kansas State University, Ph.D., University of Oklahoma.
D. Audell Shelburne (2011) Ph.D.

Associate Professor in English

B.A., University of Dallas; M.A., University of Houston; Ph.D., Texas Tech University
Michelle K. Shuler (2009) Ph.D.
  Assistant Professor of Psychology and Counseling
  B.A., Texas State University; M.A., University of North Colorado; Ph.D., University of Texas-San Antonio
Melinda Smith, (2002) Ed.D.

Associate Professor of Reading

B.S., University of Tulsa; M.A., Northeastern State University; Ed.D., Oklahoma State University.
Cynthia Spering, (2011) Ph.D.
  Assistant Professor of Psychology and Counseling
  B.A., Boston University; M.A., Ph.D., Texas Tech University
Mary Stanley, (2000) Ph.D.

Associate Professor of English

B.A., M.Ed., Ph.D., University of Texas.
Mary Swanson, (2004) Ed.D.

Associate Professor Curriculum & Instruction

B.S., Oklahoma State University; M.S., Purdue University; M.., University of Wisconsin-Superior; Ed.D., Oklahoma State University.
Tobi Thompson, (2010) Ph.D.
  Assistant Professor of Curriculum and Instruction
  B.A.Ed., M.S., Northeastern State University; Ph.D., Oklahoma State University
Cheryl Van Den Handel (2010) Ph.D.
  Assistant Professor of Political Science  
  A.A., College of Marin; M.A., Ph.D., Claremont Graduate University  
Denis Vovchenko, (2008) Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of History

BA., M.A., Moscow State Lomonosov University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Minnesota
Roger W. West, (1982) Ph.D., O.D.

Professor of Optometry

B.A., M.A., Western Washington State College; Ph.D., University of Illinois; O.D., New England College of Optometry.
Michael Wilds, (1996) J.D.

Associate Professor of Criminal Justice

B.A., University of Oklahoma; M.S., J.D., Oklahoma City University.
Steven C. Wilkinson, (1986) Ph.D.
  Professor of Mathematics
  B.S.E., M.Ed., Delta State University; Ph.D., University of Mississippi
Richard Williams, (2006) Ed.D.

Associate Professor of Psychology and Counseling

B.A., Louisiana College; M.Ed., Northwestern State University; Ed.S., Northwestern State University; Ed.D., Argosy University
Joan Wipf, (2003) Ed.D.
  Associate Professor of Curriculum and Instruction
  B.A., Hanover College (Indiana); M.S., Ed.D., Oklahoma State University
Takashiro Yamaguchi, (2009) Ph.D.
  Assistant Professor of Psychology and Counseling
  B.S., M.S., University of Central Missouri; Ph.D., University of Nevada - Reno
Frank A. Zeigler, (2001) Ph.D., J.D.

Associate Professor of Criminal Justice, Legal Studies, & Homeland Security

B.A., Rowan College; J.D., University of Tulsa; Ph.D., Sam Houston State University
Rui Zhang, (2009) Ph.D.
  Assistant Professor of Physics
  B.S., M.S., Nankai University; Ph.D., University of Minnesota

* Graduate faculty consists of those who have met the criteria for a regular or temporary appointment as stated in the Policy for Appointment to Graduate Faculty.
This policy is on file in the Graduate College.