College Faculty

School of Arts and Sciences

Department of English, Journalism, and Media Communications

ANDREWS, MICHAEL, B.S., M.S., Ph.D.
Journalism

Assistant Professor
Arkansas State University, The University of Alabama

GOLAR, NORMAN, B.A, M.F.A. Ph.D.
English

Associate Professor
Knox College, The University of Alabama

DATTA, SHOMPABALLI, B.A., M.A., Ph.D.
English

Associate Professor
Jadavpur University, The University of Alabama

MCCORMICK, PAIGE, B.A., M.Div., M.A., Ph.D.
English

Associate Professor
Samford University, Southeastern Seminary, North Carolina State University, The University of Alabama

PETERSON, TAMALYN, B.S., M.A., Ph.D.
English

Associate Professor
Stillman College, Clark Atlanta University, Georgia State University

PRITCHETT, LARRY, M.A.
Media Communication

Assistant Professor
California State University, Los Angeles

REESE, ROMEO, B.A., M.F.A.
Media Communications

Assistant Professor; Director of Digital Communications
Central State University, Chatham University

STRAYER, KATHRYN BREWER, B.S., M.A., Ph.D.
English

Professor
The University of Maine at Presque Isle, Pittsburg State University, Northern Illinois University

 

Department of Natural Sciences

DARPOLOR, MOSES, B.S., Ph.D., MTR
Biology

Associate Professor
Angelo State University, Marquette University, University of Pennsylvania

DRAKE, TASHA, B.A., Ph.D.
Chemistry

Assistant Professor
Amherst College, Northwestern University

GARY, LISA, B.S., M.S., M.P.H., M.Phil., Ph.D.
Biology

Associate Professor
Spelman, University of Michigan, Yale University

HILL, LORRABELLE, B.S., M.S., Ph.D.
Biology

Assistant Professor
Alabama A&M University

KANNAR, SHER, B.S., M.S., Ph.D.
Physics

Professor
University of Dar es salaam, Clarkson University,
Columbia Pacific University

LITTLE, REGINALD, B.S., M.S., Ph.D.
Chemistry

Associate Professor
Georgia Institute of Technology, Louisiana State University,
Georgia Institute of Technology

 

Department of Psychology

HODARI, ASKHARI, B.A., M.S., Ph.D.
Psychology

Associate Professor
Spelman College, Howard University

HUTCHINSON, SONYA, B.A., M.S., M.A., Ph.D.
Psychology

Associate Professor
Spelman College, Auburn University at Montgomery, The University of Alabama

JEMISON, SANDRA, B.S., M.A., ED.S, Ph.D.
Psychology

Associate Professor
The University of Alabama

MYERS, BEVERLY, J. B.S., B.S.N., M.S.N., M.A., M.Ed., Ph.D.
Psychology

Assistant Professor
The University of West Georgia, University of Montevallo, University of Alabama at Birmingham

 

Department of Religion and Theology

BASS, DEBRA M., B.A., M.Div., M.Ph., Ph.D.
Religion

Associate Professor
Drew University, Princeton Theological Seminary, Drew University

CHINULA, DONALD, B.A., J.D., LL.M., M.Div., M.A., Ph.D.
Religion

Associate Professor
Carleton College, University of Minnesota Law School Columbia University School of Law, Interdenominational Theological Center-Atlanta, Claremont School of Theology; Further study; University of California-Berkeley, University of California-Los Angeles, Stanford University

McCORMICK, C. MARK, B.A., M.Div., M.A., Ph.D.
Religion

Associate Professor
Samford University, Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

NGONG, DAVID, B.Th., M.Div., Ph.D.
Theology

Professor
University of South Africa, Central Baptist
Theological Seminary, Baylor University

SCRIVNER, JOSEPH, B.A., M.A., Ph.D.
Religion

Assistant Professor
Crichton College, Reformed Theological Seminary, Princeton Theological Seminary

 

Department of Social Sciences

CADDELL, APRIL B.S., M.A., Ph.D.
Education
Associate Professor
Spelman College, The University of Alabama

JENNINGS, THOMAS S., B.A., M.A., Ph.D.
History

Associate Professor
Iowa State University, The University of Alabama

KREISER, LAWRENCE A., B.A., M.A., Ph.D.
History

Associate Professor
Virginia Military Institute, Bowling Green State University,
The University of Alabama

RAY, JONATHAN, B.A., M.A., Ph.D., J.D.
History

Assistant Professor
The University of Alabama, Birmingham School of Law

 

School of Business

Department of Business Administration

MCCOY, ISAAC, B.S., M.P.S.
Business

Dean
The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, DePaul University

SYLER-WOODS, FLORAN, B.S., B.S., M.ACC
Accounting Associate Professor University of New Orleans, Tampa College, Kennesaw State University, Mercer University 

 PH.D.STEELE, THADDEUS, B.A., M.B.A.
Business
 
Instructor                                                                                  Howard University
University of Alabama, Howard University

WILLIAMS, CAROL, A.S., B.S., M.S., Ed.S, Ph.D.
Business

Associate Professor
Mississippi State University, Mississippi State University
Mississippi University for Women, Lane College

WOKUKWU, KINGSLEY, A.S., B.S., M.B.A., D.B.A.
Business

Assistant Professor
Lakeland College, Nova Southeastern University

 

Department of Computational and Information Sciences

HARRIS, KEVIN, B.S., M.S., D.B.A.                                       Information Science                                                               Associate Professor                                                               Lincoln University, Southern Illinois University, Argosy University

KARIM, RAMIN GOUDARZI, B.S., M.S., M.S., Ph.D.
Mathematics

Assistant Professor
Semnan University, Lahijan Azad University, University of Alabama, University of Alabama at Birmingham

LAURENT-RICE, MARIA, B.S., M.S.
Information Science

Assistant Professor
Director of Computer Information Systems
Texas Women University, Southern Methodist University

School of Education

Department of Art, Music & Language Education

WHEELER, JESSE, B.S., M.A., Ph.D.
Music

Chair
Northwestern University, University of Wisconsin-Madison, University of California, Los Angeles

SHANNON, KELLY, B.S., B.F.A., M.F.A
Art

Instructor
Coordinator of Art Education
The University of Montevallo, University of Alabama

UPSHAW, ALLISON, B.A., M.M., Ph.D.
Music

Assistant Professor
Louisiana State University, The University of Alabama

Department of Education

CURRY, AUBRETTA, B.A., M.A., M.A., M.A., Ph.D
Education, Associate Professor

PITTS, DAMITA., B.S., M.A., Ed.S., Ed.D
Education

Assistant Professor
Miles College, University of Alabama, Birmingham, Nova Southeastern

RICHARDSON, DOROTHY, B.S., M.A., Ed.S.
Education

Instructor
Stillman College  
The University of Alabama

Department of Kinesiology 

LEE, MYUNG JU, B.A., M.A., Ph.D.
Human Performance 

Assistant Professor
Sookmyung Women’s University
University of Alabama

MOODY, S. DENISE, A.S., B.S., M.A.
Human Performance

Instructor
Snead State Community College, University of Alabama

PEOPLES, FRANKIES, B.S., M.A., Ph.D.
Human Performance

Assistant Professor
Stillman College
Southern University
University of Alabama
United States Sports Academy

TURNER, PATRICIA, B.A., M.A., Ed.D.
Education                                                                                Assistant Professor                                                                  Stillman College, Alabama State University, Northcentral University