Faculty and Staff

Current Faculty and Staff

All majors courses are taught by full-time faculty, not by graduate students.  In addition, typical class sizes are small, providing a low student/teacher ratio that allows students maximum interaction with the instructor.

Kristen Benjamin, M.S., Instructor

Kristen Benjamin, M.S., Instructor: Introduction to Biology

Troy Bray, Ph.D., Assistant Professor

Troy Bray, Ph.D., Associate Professor: Cell Biology, Genetics, Phycology

Sally Crain, M.S., Instructor: Introduction to Biology

Sally Crain, M.S., Instructor: Introduction to Biology

James Engman, Ph.D., Professor, Department Chair

James Engman, Ph.D., Professor, Department Chair: Invertebrate Zoology, Aquatic and Marine Biology, GIS

Dr. Cynthia Fuller, Ph.D., Assistant Professor

Dr. Cynthia Fuller, Ph.D., Assistant Professor: Microbiology

Joslyn Hernandez-Smith

Joslyn Hernandez-Smith, Department Technician; Courses taught: Introduction to Biology Lab

Allen Leible

Allen Leible, Manager, Simonson Biological Field Station; Courses taught: Introduction to Biology Lab

Brett Serviss, Ph.D., Associate Professor

Brett Serviss, Ph.D., Professor: Biology of nonnative plants, Arkansas flora

Anna Smith, M.S.E., Instructor

Anna Smith, M.S.E., Instructor: Introduction to Biology, Anatomy and Physiology

Renn Tumlison, Ph.D., Professor

Renn Tumlison, Ph.D., Professor: Vertebrate Zoology, Ecology, Comparative Anatomy

Drs. Bragg, Matthews, and McMasters

Retired Faculty:

  • Jim Bragg, Ph.D., Professor Emeritus.
    Microbiology, Cell Biology, Botany
  • Peggy Dorris, Ph.D., Professor Emeritus.
    Spiders of Arkansas
  • Jane Dunn, Ed.D., Associate Professor.                                                                                                                                                                                  Environmental Science, Special Methods: Biology, Introduction to Biology
  • Dennis McMasters, Ph.D., Professor Emeritus.
    Genetics, Phycology, Plant Physiology
  • Michael Matthews, Ph.D., Professor.
    Parasitology, Histology, Anatomy and Physiology

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Last updated: 11 October, 2013

 
 
 
 
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