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Baake, Kenneth R., Associate Professor of English, 2000.
B.A., Maryland, 1978; M.S., Texas (El Paso), 1995; Ph.D., New Mexico State, 2000.
Baccus, John T., Adjunct Faculty in Natural Resources Management, 2012.
B.S. Midwestern State, 1966; M.S, 1968; Ph.D., North Texas, 1971.
Bae, Sang-Wook, Assistant Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering, 2009.
B.S.C.E., Myongji U. (Korea), 1998; M.S.C.E., 2000; Ph.D., Missouri (Rolla), 2004.
Baehr, Craig M., Professor of English, 2002.
B.A., New Mexico, 1992; M.A., 1995; Ph.D., 2002.
Bains, Christopher, Associate Professor of Classical and Modern Languages and Literatures, 2008. B.A., Texas, 1991; M.A., Kansas, 1998; DEA, Université de la Sorbonne Nouvelle - Paris III, 1998; Ph.D., 2005.
Bak, Daehee, Assistant Professor of Political Science, 2013.
B.A., Nebraska (Omaha), 2005; Ph.D., Penn State, 2013.
Baker, Mary Catherine, Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, 1989.
B.S., Texas Tech, 1983; M.S., 1985; Ph.D., Texas (Arlington), 1988.
Baker, Mathew T., Professor of Agricultural Education and Communications, 2000.
B.S., Texas Tech, 1979; M.Ed., 1986; Ph.D., Ohio State, 1990.
Baker, Robert James, Horn Professor and Director, Natural Science Research Laboratory, 1967. B.S., Arkansas (Monticello), 1963; M.S., Oklahoma State, 1965; Ph.D., Arizona, 1967.
Ballenger, William L, Professor of Music and Director, School of Music, 2004.
B.M., Iowa, 1973; M.A., Northeast Missouri State, 1980.
Ballou, Michael L., Associate Professor of Animal and Food Sciences, 2007.
B.S., California-Davis, 2002; Ph.D., 2007.
Banda, Devender, Associate Professor of Educational Psychology and Leadership, 2005.
B.M.R., Osmania (India), 1990; M.A., Annamalia (India), 1992; M.S., Penn State, 2002; Ph.D., 2004.
Barajas, Guillemo, Instructor in Architecture, 2009.
B.S. Texas (Arlington), 1980.
Barbato, Lucia, Instructor in Geosciences, 2000.
B.A., California State (Northridge), 1984; M.A., UCLA, 1988.
Bard, Jennifer S., Alvin R. Allison Professor of Law; Associate Professor (Adjunct), Department of Psychiatry (Health Sciences Center); Director, Health Law Program and J.D./M.D. Dual-Degree Program; 2003.
B.A., Wellesley, 1983; J.D., Yale, 1987; M.P.H., Connecticut, 1997. 
Barenberg, Alan, Assistant Professor of History, 2009.
B.A., Carleton, 1999; M.A., Chicago, 2000; Ph.D., 2007.
Barhorst, Alan A., Professor of Mechanical Engineering, 1991.
B.S., Texas A&M, 1984; M.S., 1989; Ph.D., 1991; Licensed Prof. Engr. (Texas).
Barkdull, John, Associate Professor of Political Science, 1993.
B.A., Alaska, 1984; M.A., Wisconsin, 1986; Ph.D., 1993.
Bernard-Brak, Lucy, Associate Professor of Educational Psychology and Leadership, 2011.
B.A., North Texas, 2003; M.Ed., Texas Tech, 2005; Ph.D., 2008.
Barnes, Calvin Glenn, Professor of Geosciences, 1982.
B.S., Nebraska (Lincoln), 1975; M.S., Oregon, 1978; Ph.D., 1982.
Barnes, Matthew, Assistant Professor of Natural Resources Management, 2014.
B.S., Southwestern, 2007; M.S., Notre Dame, 2009; Ph.D., Notre Dame, 2013.
Barnhill, Robert E., Instructor in Personal Financial Planning, 1988.
B.B.A., Texas Tech, 1976; M.B.A., 1980; J.D., 1980.
Barrera, Cordelia E., Assistant Professor of English, 2010.
B.A., Texas A&M International, 1989; B.A., Texas, 1990; M.A., Texas A&M International, 1992; Ph.D., Texas (San Antonio), 2009.
Barrick, James E., Professor of Geosciences, 1980.
B.S., Ohio State, 1973; M.S., Iowa, 1975; Ph.D., 1978.
Barrick, Jeannie Lovett, Adjunct Instructor in Music, 2006.
B.M., Texas Tech, 2003; M.M., 2005.
Barta, Peter I., Professor of Classical and Modern Languages and Literatures, 2012.
B.A., L. Eotvos (Hungary), 1985; M.A., Illinois, 1983; Ph.D., 1987.
Bateman, Richard, Associate Professor of Practice of Petroleum Engineering, 2012.
B.A., Oxford (United Kingdom), 1964; M.A., 1967.
Batra, Kanika, Associate Professor of English, 2007.
B.A., Delhi, 1992; M.A., 1994, 1996; Ph.D., Loyola, 2006.
Batra, Rishi R., Assistant Professor of Law, 2013.
B.A., B.S., California (Berkeley), 2000; J.D., Harvard, 2008.
Bauer, Curtis, Associate Professor of English, 2009.
B.A., Central Coll., 1992; M.F.A., Sarah Lawrence Coll., 1999; Ph.D., Texas Tech, 2009.
Baugh, Scott L., Associate Professor of English, 2002.
B.A., Texas (Arlington), 1994; M.A., Texas Tech, 1996; Ph.D., Oklahoma State, 2001.
Baughman, Todd, Adjunct Faculty in Plant and Soil Science, 2013.
B.S., Oklahoma State, 1989; M.S., 1992; Ph.D., Mississippi State, 1994.
Baum, Jacob, Assistant Professor of History, 2013.
B.A., Aquinas Coll., 2005; M.A., Illinois, 2009; Ph.D., 2013.
Bayne, Stephen, Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, 2009.
B.S., Texas Tech, 1993; M.S.,1994; Ph.D., 1997.
Becker, David E., Professor of Music, 2013.
B.M., Ithaca Coll.,1967; M.M. Louisville, 1969.
Becker, Klaus, Chairperson and Associate Professor of Economics, 1989.
Volkswirt (Grad.), U. Hamburg (Germany), 1978; M.A., Kansas, 1980; Ph.D., 1987.
Beckett, Jonathon L., Adjunct Faculty in Animal and Food Sciences, 2008.
B.S., Wisconsin (River Falls), 1989; M.S.,1992; Ph.D., California (Davis), 1996.
Bell, Gary M., Professor of History, 1993.
B.A., Brigham Young, 1966; M.A., 1968; Ph.D., California (Los Angeles), 1974.
Bell, Nancy J., Professor of Human Development and Family Studies, 1974.
B.A., Allegheny Coll., 1963; M.A., Northern Illinois, 1971; Ph.D., Northwestern, 1973.
Beltz, E.H. Uwe, User Experience and Reference Section Librarian, 2006.
B.S., North Carolina (Pembroke), 1998; M.S.L.S., North Carolina (Chapel Hill), 2005; J.D., 2001.
Benavides, Alfredo, Professor of Curriculum and Instruction, 2002.
B.A., Texas A&I, 1970; M.A., Michigan State, 1972; Ph.D., 1978.
Benham, Dustin, Assistant Dean for Strategic Initiatives, Associate Professor of Law, 2010.
B.A., Texas Tech, 2003; J.D., Baylor, 2006.
Bennett, Harold R., Professor of Mathematics and Statistics, 1968.
B.S., Idaho State, 1963; M.A., Arizona State, 1965; Ph.D., 1968.
Beretta, Francesca, Instructor in Classical and Modern Languages and Literatures, 2013.
B.A., Kent U. (United Kingdom), 2007. M.A., 2010.
Berg, Colleen F., Lecturer in Mechanical Engineering, 2006.
B.S., Lehigh, 1986; M.S., Texas Tech, 2006.
Berg, Jordan M., Professor of Mechanical Engineering, 1996.
B.S.E., Princeton, 1981; M.S.E., 1984; M.S., Drexel, 1992; Ph.D., 1992. Licensed Prof. Engr. (Texas).
Bergloff, Leslie, Instructor in Architecture, 2014.
B.A., New Mexico State, 2001; M.A., 2004.
Bernhard, Bryan, Assistant Professor of Animal and Food Sciences, 2014.
B.S., Texas Tech, 2009; M.S., 2011; Ph.D. Oklahoma State, 2014.
Bernussi, Ayrton A., Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, 2004.
B.S., U. Estadual de Campinas (Brazil), 1981; M.Sc., 1984, Ph.D., 1990.
Bert, Norman A., Professor of Theatre and Dance, 1995.
B.A., Upland Coll., 1964; B.D., Assoc. Mennonite Biblical Seminary, 1967; M.A., Kansas State, 1972; Ph.D., Indiana, 1975.
Beruvides, Mario G., AT&T Professor of Industrial Engineering, 1994.
B.S., Miami, 1981; M.S., 1988; Ph.D., Virginia Tech, 1993; Licensed Prof. Engr. (Texas).
Beusterien, John, Associate Professor Classical and Modern Languages and Literatures, 2005.
B.A., Michigan, 1987; M.A., 1991; M.A., Wisconsin, 1993; Ph.D., 1997.

Beyer, Gerry W., Governor Preston E. Smith Regents Professor of Law, 2005.
B.A., Eastern Michigan, 1976; J.D., Ohio State, 1979; LL.M., Illinois, 1983; J.S.D., 1990.
Bhattacharya, Sukalyan, Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering, 2005.
B.M.E., Jadavpur (India), 1997; M.S., Connecticut, 2000; Ph.D., Yale, 2005.
Bichard, Shannon, Chairperson and Associate Professor of Advertising, 2001.
B.A., Central Florida, 1995; M.A., 1997; Ph.D., Florida, 2001.
Bigbee, Kristen, Instructor in Accounting, 2002.
B.B.A., M.S., Texas Tech, 2002.
Bilkey, Andrea, Associate Professor of Theatre and Dance, 2002.
B.F.A., Mankato State, 1995; M.F.A., Wisconsin, 2002.
Billing, John C. Jr., Associate Professor of Landscape Architecture, 1989.
B.S., California State Polytechnic, 1972; M.L.A., 1977; M. Urban Planning, 1978.
Bingham, Charlotte, Adjunct Professor of Law,
B.A., Virginia, 1982; J.D., Texas, 1986.
Binkley, Margaret, Adjunct Faculty in Animal and Food Sciences, 2008.
B.S., Indiana, 1978; M.A., Ball State, 1986; M.S., Purdue, 2001; Ph.D., 2005.
Binks, Martin, Associate Professor of Nutritional Sciences,
B.A., Concordia, 1986; M.A., Fairleigh Dickinson, 1999; PhD., 2002.
Birney, David Martin, Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry, 1989.
B.A., Swarthmore Coll., 1978; M.Ph., Yale, 1987; Ph.D., 1987.
Bjella, Richard, Professor of Music, 2008.
B.M., Cordell Coll. 1973; M.M., Iowa, 1984.
Bjerk, Paul, Assistant Professor of History, 2009.
B.A., New York, 1995; M.A., 1997; Wisconsin, 2005; Ph.D., 2008.
Black, Stephen, Visiting Professor of Law, 2012.
B.S., Brigham Young, 1988; J.D., 1994; LL.M., Washington, 2000. 
Blawzdziewicz, Jerzy,Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Joint Faculty in Physics, 2010.
M.S., U. of Warsaw, 1980; Ph.D., 1986.
Blodgett, Glenn P., Adjunct Faculty in Animal and Food Sciences, 2006.
B.S., Oklahoma State, 1971; B.S., Texas A&M, 1973; D.V.M., Texas A&M, 1974.
Blodgett, Teresa, Instructor in Educational Psychology and Leadership, 2001.
B.S., Texas Tech, 1974; M.Ed., 1981; M.Ed., 1991.
Blum, Shane C.,Chairperson, Department of Nutrition, Hospitality, and Retailing; Associate Professor of Restaurant, Hotel, and Institutional Management, 1998.
B.S., Massachusetts, 1988; M.B.A., San Diego State, 1993; Ph.D., Nevada (Las Vegas), 1998
Boal, Clint W., Professor of Natural Resources Management and Adjunct Faculty in Biological Sciences, 2000.
B.S., Arizona, 1991; M.S., 1993; Ph.D., 1997.
Boal, Kimberly B., Jerry S. Rawls Professor of Management, 1989.
B.S., California State (Los Angeles), 1970; M.B.A., Wisconsin-Madison, 1977; Ph.D., 1980.
Boleman, Chris, Associate Professor of Agricultural Education and Communications, 2006.
B.S., Texas A&M, 1996; M.S., 2000; Ph.D., 2003.
Boonsaeng, Tullaya, Research Assistant Professor of Agricultural and Applied Economics, 2013.
B.S. Kasetsart U. (Thailand), 1996; M.A. Colorado (Denver), 2000; Ph.D. North Carolina State, 2006.
Bornia, Giorgio, Assistant Professor of Mathematics and Statistics, 2013.
B.S., U. of Bologna (Italy), 2006; M.S., 2008; Ph.D., 2012.
Boros, Rhonda, Instructor in Biological Sciences, 2004.
B.S., North Carolina (Greensboro), 1993; M.S., Appalachian State, 1998; Ph.D., Penn State, 2002.
Borrego, Joaquin Jr., Associate Professor of Psychology, 2001.
B.A., Texas Tech, 1992; M.A., Nevada (Reno), 1999; Ph.D., 2001.
Borshuk, Michael, Associate Professor of English, 2004.
B.A., Windsor (Canada), 1994; M.A., 1996; Ph.D., Alberta (Canada), 2002.
Borst, Stefanie, Associate Professor of Classical and Modern Languages and Literatures, 2004.
B.S., Texas Tech, 1993; M.A., 1996; Ph.D., Texas , 2004.
Bouton, Joseph H., Adjunct Faculty in Plant and Soil Science, 2004.
B.S., Mississippi State, 1970; M.S., Florida, 1974; Ph.D., 1977.
Boyce, Janice C., Instructor in Restaurant, Hotel, and Institutional Management, 2002.
B.S., Texas Christian, 1976; M.Ed., 1978; Ph.D., Texas Woman’s, 1990.
Boyd, Barry L., Associate Professor of Agricultural Education and Communications, 2002.
B.S., Texas A&M, 1982; M.S., Texas A&M, 1983; Ph.D., Texas A&M, 1991.
Boylan, L. Mallory, Professor of Nutritional Sciences, 1986.
B.S., Alabama, 1975; M.S., 1978; Ph.D., Virginia Tech, 1986.
Bradatan, Costica, Associate Professor of Honors, 2006.
B.A., Bucharest (Romania), 1997; M.A., 1998; Ph.D., Durham (United Kingdom), 2004.
Bradatan, Cristina, Associate Professor of Sociology, 2007.
B.S., Bucharest, 1996; B.A., 1998; M.S., 1997; M.A., 1999; Ph.D., Penn. State, 2004.
Bradley, Loretta J., Horn Professor, 1987.
B.S., Kentucky, 1965; M.A., 1968; Ph.D., Purdue, 1975.
Bradley, Robert Dean,Associate Chairperson and Professor of Biological Sciences and Museum Science, 1994.
B.S., Texas A&M, 1983; M.S., 1986; Ph.D., Texas Tech, 1991.
Brady, (Heidi) Adelaide Anne, Professor of Animal and Food Sciences, 1995.
B.A., Virginia, 1976; M.S., Penn State, 1981; Ph.D., Texas A&M, 1992.
Brandon, David, Adjunct Instructor in Music, 2006.
Performer’s Certificate, Montana State, 1978; Performer’s Certificate, USC, 1981.
Branson, Dave, Lecturer in Mechanical Engineering, 2007.
B.S., Texas Tech, 1985.
Brashears, Michel T., Associate Professor of Agricultural Education and Communications, 2004.
B.S., Texas Tech, 1992; M.S., Oklahoma State, 1997; Ed.D., Texas Tech, 2004.
Brashears, Mindy M., Professor of Animal and Food Sciences, 2001.
B.S., Texas Tech, 1992; M.S., Oklahoma State, 1994; Ph.D., 1997.
Braver, Aaron, Assistant Professor of English, 2013.
B.A., Brandeis, 2007; Ph.D., Rutgers, 2013.
Breck, Stewart W., Adjunct Faculty in Natural Resources Management, 2007.
B.S., Colorado State, 1990; M.S., Nevada-Reno, 1995; Ph.D., Colorado State, 2001.
Brendle, Janna, Assistant Professor of Educational Psychology and Leadership, 2012.
B.A., Texas (Permian Basin), 1990; M.Ed., Abilene Christian, 1996;  Ph.D., Texas Woman’s, 2008.
Brewer, Shannon, Adjunct Faculty in Natural Resources Management, 2012.
B.S., Missouri Western State, 2001; M.S., Missouri, 2004; Ph.D., 2008.
Brewton, Pete, Instructor in Journalism and Electronic Media, 2003.
B.A., Rice, 1972; M.S., New Mexico State, 1975; M.I.M., American Grad. School of International Mgt., 1976; J.D., Texas, 1994.
Briers, Gary E., Professor of Agricultural Education and Communications, 2002.
B.S., Texas A&M, 1971; M.Ed., 1974; Ph.D., Iowa State, 1978.
Briggs, Marcia, Instructor in Teacher Education, 2013.
B.A., Texas Tech, 1971; M.Ed., 1984.
Brigham, Keith, Kent Hance  Associate Professor of Management, 2001.
B.S., Oklahoma, 1990; M.B.A., Oklahoma City, 1996; Ph.D., Colorado (Boulder), 2002.
Bright, Ann, M.D. Anderson Public Service Visiting Professor, 2013.
B.A., Texas Tech, 1982; J.D., Texas, 1987.
Brink, James Eastgate, Associate Professor of Honors, 1976.
B.A., Kansas, 1967; M.A., Washington, 1970; Ph.D., 1974.
Brittsan, Zachary, Assistant Professor of History, 2010.
B.A., Williamette, 1999; M.A., California (San Diego), 2006; Ph.D., 2010.
Brookes, Gregory, Assistant Professor of Music, 2013.
B.M., U. of Calgary (Canada), 1998; M.M., Eastman School of Music, 2001; D.M., Indiana, 2013.
Brooks, J. Chance, Associate Professor of Animal and Food Sciences, 2001.
B.S., Texas Tech, 1994; M.S., 1997; Ph.D., Texas A&M, 2000.
Brooks, Tiffanie, Instructor in Animal and Food Sciences, 1998.
B.S., Texas Tech, 1994; M.S., 1996; D.V.M, Texas A&M, 2000.
Brown, Dee, Assistant Professor of Practice in Educational Psychology and Leadership, 2009.
B.A., Texas Tech, 1977; M.Ed., 1985; Ed.D., 2006.
Brown, Jennifer L., Assistant Professor of Psychology, 2013.  
B.A., Ohio Dominican, 2003; M.S., Syracuse 2006; Ph.D., 2010.
Brown, Michael S., Adjunct Faculty in Animal and Food Sciences, 2003.
B.S., South Dakota State, 1993; M.S., New Mexico State, 1997; Ph.D., 1999.
Brown, Morris, Instructor in Architecture, 2008.
B.Arch., Texas Tech, 1969; M.F.A., 1972.
Browne, Glenn J., Professor of Information Technology and Area Coordinator of Information Systems and Quantitative Sciences, 2012.
A.B., Michigan, 1979; M.A. Ohio State, 1982; J.D., Ohio State, 1982; Ph.D., Minnesota, 1993.
Browning, Christopher, Assistant Professor of Personal Financial Planning, 2013.
B.A.A., West Texas A&M, 2004; M.P.A., 2004; Ph.D., Texas Tech, 2013.
Brumfield, Susan Hendrix, Professor of Music, 1996.
B.A., Louisiana Tech, 1979; M.Ed., Stephen F. Austin State, 1994; Ph.D., Oklahoma, 2000.
Bruning, Eric C., Assistant Professor of Geosciences, 2010.
B.S., Oklahoma, 2003; M.S., 2005; Ph.D., 2008.
Bubany, Charles P., Adjunct Professor of Law, 1971.
B.A., Saint Ambrose, 1962; J.D., Washington, 1965.
Bucy, Erik, Marshall and Sharleen Formby Regents Professor of Advertising, 2012.
B.A., California, 1986; M.A., Southern California, 1989; Ph.D., Maryland, 1998.
Buelinckx, Hendrika, Associate Professor of Architecture, 1995.
M.Arch., St. Lukas (Belgium), 1980; M.S., Free U. of Brussels (Belgium), 1981; Ph.D., California (Los Angeles), 1994.
Bugarel, Marie, Research Assistant Professor of Animal and Food Sciences, 2014.
M.S.,Toulouse (France), 2006; M.S., Bourgogne (France), 2008; Ph.D., AgroParis Tech (France), 2011.
Burke, John J., Adjunct Faculty in Plant and Soil Science, 1982.
B.S., Arizona State, 1973; M.S., 1975; Ph.D., Illinois, 1979.
Burley, Hansel, Professor of Educational Psychology and Leadership, 1995.
B.A., St. Mary’s, 1982; M.A., Stephen F. Austin State, 1985; Ph.D., Texas A&M, 1993.
Burns, Elizabeth Ray Hall, Associate Professor of Health, Exercise, and Sport Sciences, 1981.
B.S., North Texas State, 1972; M.A., 1979; Ph.D., Texas Woman’s, 1981.
Burns, James R., Professor of Operations Management and Management Information Systems, 1973.
B.S.A.E., Colorado, 1966; M.S.A.E., Purdue, 1967; Ph.D., 1973; Licensed Prof. Engr. (Texas); C.I.R.M.
Burow, Gloria, Adjunct Faculty in Plant and Soil Science, 2008.
B.S. U. of the Philippines, 1981; M.S., 1986; Ph.D., Louisiana State, 1993.
Burow, Mark D., Associate Professor of Plant and Soil Science, 2001.
B.A., St. Olaf Coll., 1981; Ph.D., Wisconsin (Madison), 1990.
Burris, Scott H., Associate Professor of Agricultural Education and Communications, 2005.
B.S., Texas Tech, 1992; M.S., Missouri (Columbia), 2003; Ph.D., 2005.
Buslepp, William, Assistant Professor of Accounting, 2009.
B.A., Michigan State, 1998; M.B.A., 1998; Ph.D., Florida State, 2009.
Butler, William Boyd, Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences, 2010.
B.S., Howard Payne, 1992; M.S., Midwestern State, 1994; Ph.D., SUNY Upstate Medical U., 2005.
Butters-Johnson, Anna, Adjunct Faculty in Animal and Food Sciences, 2013.
B.S., Reading (England), 1995; M.S. Edinburgh (Scotland), 1997; Ph.D., Texas Tech, 2001.
Button, Kathryn A., Associate Professor of Teacher Education, 1991.
B.S., Ashland, 1973; M.A., Michigan State, 1986; Ph.D., Ohio State, 1992.
Byerly, Robert E., Associate Professor of Mathematics and Statistics, 1980.
S.B., Massachusetts Inst. of Tech., 1973; M.A., State U. of New York (Buffalo), 1975; Ph.D., 1979.

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