2017-2018 Graduate Catalog


Harris College of Nursing and Health Sciences Directory

Susan Mace Weeks, Dean

Debbie Rhea, Associate Dean for Health Sciences and Research

Suzy Lockwood, Associate Dean for Nursing

Hylda Nugent, Assistant Dean for Administrative and Clinical Affairs

Chris Watts, Assistant Dean for Strategic Initiatives Associate Dean for Nursing

June Seely, Assistant to the Dean

Sybil White, Assistant to the Dean for Graduate and Undergraduate Studies

School of Nurse Anesthesia

RONALD S. ANDERSON, Associate Professor of Professional Practice. B.S. (University of Texas Austin); M.D. (Texas A&M University College of Medicine)

DENNIS CHEEK, Abell-Hanger Professor of Gerontological Nursing. A.S. (Yuba College); B.S.N. (California State University); M.S. (University of California); Ph.D. (University of Nevada)

MARGARET ROSEANN DIEHL, Assistant Professor of Professional Practice. B.S.N. (University of Texas at Austin); M.H.S. (Texas Wesleyan University); D.N.P. (Texas Christian University)

VAUGHNA GALVIN, Assistant Professor of Professional Practice. B.S.N. (Barton College); M.A. (East Carolina University); M.S.N.A. (Texas Christian University); D.N.A.P. (Virginia Commonwealth University)

TIMOTHY T. GOLLAHER, Associate Professor of Professional Practice and Associate Director of School of Nurse Anesthesia . Diploma (Methodist Hospital School of Nursing at Lubbock); B.S.N. (West Texas State University); M.H.S. (Texas Wesleyan University); Certificate in Nurse Anesthesia (Texas Wesleyan University); D.N.P. (Texas Christian University)

LINDA HARRINGTON, Adjunct Professor of Professional Practice. B.S.N. (University of Texas San Antonio); M.S.N. (University of Texas Arlington); Ph.D. (Texas Woman's University)

MONICA BASHOR JENSCHKE, Assistant Professor of Professional Practice. B.S.N. (University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio); M.H.S. (Texas Wesleyan University); Ph.D. (University of North Texas Health Science Center)

HYLDA NUGENT, Associate Professor of Professional Practice and Assistant Dean for Administrative and Clinical Affairs – Harris College. B.S.N. (Northeast Louisiana University); M.H.S. (Texas Wesleyan University); Certificate of Nurse Anesthesia (Harris Methodist Fort Worth Hospital); D.N.P. (Texas Christian University)

J. DRU RIDDLE, Assistant Professor of Professional Practice. B.S.N. (Virginia Commonwealth University); M.S.N. (Old Dominion University); D.N.P. (Texas Christian University)

MICHAEL A. SADLER, Assistant Professor of Professional Practice. B.S.N. (University of Texas, System School of Nursing, Fort Worth); M.S.N.A. (Texas Christian University); D.N.P. (Texas Christian University)

KAY K. SANDERS, Professor of Professional Practice and Director of School of Nurse Anesthesia. B.A. (Tulane University); B.S. (Texas Woman's University); M.H.S. (Texas Wesleyan University); Clinical Residency in Anesthesia (Harris Hospital-Methodist Graduate School of Nurse Anesthesia); D.N.P. (Texas Christian University)

MARK WELLIVER, Professor of Professional Practice. B.S.N. (West Chester University); M.N.A (St. Joseph's University); D.N.P. (Texas Christian University)

Davies School of Communication Sciences and Disorders

DANIELLE BRIMO, Assistant Professor. Ph.D. (Florida State University)

TERESA DRULIA, Assistant Professor. Ph.D. (James Madison University)

LYNN FLAHIVE, Assistant Professor. M.S. (Marquette University)

EMILY LUND, Assistant Professor. Ph.D. (Vanderbilt University School of Medicine)

JEAN F. RIVERA PEREZ, Assistant Professor. Ph.D. (University of Cincinnati)

AHMED RIVERA-CAMPOS, Assistant Professor. Ph.D. (University of Cincinnati)

JENNIFER B. WATSON, Professor. Ph.D. (Northwestern University)

CHRISTOPHER WATTS, Professor, Assistant Dean for Strategic Initiatives – Harris College and Director. Ph.D. (University of South Alabama)

Kinesiology

PHIL ESPOSITO, Assistant Professor. Ph.D. (University of Michigan)

STEPHANIE JEVAS, Associate Professor of Professional Practice. Ph.D. (University of Houston)

ADAM KING, Assistant Professor. Ph.D. (University of Pennsylvania)

JOEL MITCHELL, Professor and Chair. Ph.D. (Ball State University)

JONATHAN OLIVER, Assistant Professor. Ph.D. (Texas A&M University)

MELODY PHILLIPS, Associate Professor. Ph.D. (Purdue University)

DEBBIE RHEA, Professor and Associate Dean for Health Sciences and Research. Ed.D. (University of Houston)

MEENA SHAH, Professor. Ph.D. (London University)

GLORIA SOLOMON, Professor. Ph.D. (University of California at Berkeley)

Nursing

LAVONNE ADAMS, Associate Professor. Ph.D. (Andrews University)

GINA ALEXANDER, Associate Professor. Ph.D. (University of Virginia at Charlottesville)

KATHY BAKER, Associate Professor and Division Director, Nursing Graduate Studies and Scholarship. Ph.D (University of Texas at Austin)

LISA BASHORE, Assistant Professor. Ph.D. (University of Texas at Arlington)

DENNIS CHEEK, Abell-Hanger Professor of Gerontological Nursing. Ph.D. (University of Nevada)

GLENDA DANIELS, Associate Professor. Ph.D. (University of Texas at Arlington)

KATHY ELLIS, Associate Professor of Professional Practice, Director of Family Nurse Practitioner Program. D.N.P. (George Washington University)

DONNA ERNST, Instructor, Coordinator of Clinical Nurse Leader Program. D.N.P. (Texas Tech University)

ANDREA ERWIN, Assistant Professor. Ph.D. (University of Texas at Arlington)

STEPHANIE EVANS, Assistant Professor. Ph.D. (University of Northern Colorado)

PAMELA JEAN FRABLE, Associate Professor. N.D. (Case Western Reserve University)

ASHLEY FRANKLIN, Assistant Professor. Ph.D. (Oregon Health and Science University)

DIANE ACKALL HAWLEY*, Associate Professor of Professional Practice. Ph.D. (New Mexico State University)

CAROL HOWE, Assistant Professor. Ph.D. (University of Texas at Arlington)

LYNNETTE HOWINGTON, Assistant Professor of Professional Practice, Director of Administrative Affairs and Coordinator of the Accelerated Baccalaureate Track. D.N.P. (Texas Christian University)

LINDA HUMPHRIES, Assistant Professor of Professional Practice. D.N.P. (University of Texas at Arlington)

HOPE JACKSON, Assistant Professor. Ph.D. (University of Nebraska Medical Center)

RHONDA KEEN, W. F. " Tex " and Pauline Curry Rankin Professor of Nursing. Ph.D. (Texas Woman's University)

MICHELLE KIMSEY, Assistant Professor. Ph.D. (University of Texas)

SUZY LOCKWOOD, Professor and Associate Dean for Nursing. Ph.D., (University of Texas at Arlington)

KENNETH LOWRANCE, Associate Professor of Professional Practice and Director, Doctor of Nursing Practice and Clinical Nurse Specialist Programs. D.N.P. (Texas Christian University)

KIMBERLY POSEY, Assistant Professor of Professional Practice. D.N.P. (Texas Christian University)

JANIE ROBINSON, Associate Professor. Ph.D. (Southern University and A&M College at Baton Rouge)

MELISSA McINTIRE SHERROD, Professor. Ph.D., (Texas Woman's University)

CHARLES ALAN WALKER, Professor. Ph.D. (Texas Woman's University)

SUSAN MACE WEEKS*, Professor and Dean of Harris College of Nursing & Health Sciences. D.N.P (Texas Christian University)

JO NELL WELLS, Professor. Ph.D. (Texas Woman's University)

CATHY YOUNG, Associate Professor. Ph.D. (University of Tennessee)

* Associate status

Social Work

NADA ELIAS-LAMBERT, Assistant Professor and Director, MSW Program. Ph.D. (University of Texas at Arlington)

LYNN JACKSON, Associate Professor of Professional Practice, Director of Field Education. Ph.D. (Florida State University)

AESHA JOHN, Assistant Professor. Ph.D. (Oklahoma State University)

KATIE LAUVE-MOON, Assistant Professor. M.S.W. (Baylor School of Social Work)

JAMES PETROVICH, Associate Professor and Chair of Department of Sociall Work. Ph.D. (University of Texas

TEE TYLER, Assistant Professor. Ph.D. (University of Texas at Austin)