Teaching Faculty – P

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Paine, Robert R., Professor of Anthropology, 1994.
B.A., Massachusetts, 1982; M.A., Missouri (Columbia), 1985; Ph.D., Massachusetts, 1994.

Pal, Ranadip, Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Joint Faculty in Physics, 2007.
B.Tech, Indian Institute of Technology, 2002; M.S., Texas A&M, 2004; Ph.D., 2007.

Palmer, Ty B., Assistant Professor of Kinesiology and Sport Management, 2016.
B.A., Texas Lutheran, 2009; M.Ed., Texas State, 2011; Ph.D., Oklahoma State, 2015.

Panacharoensawad, Ekarit, Assistant Professor of Petroleum Engineering, 2014.
BSc., Chulalngkorn U. (Thailand), 2005; M.Sc., 2007; Ph.D., Tulsa, 2012.

Pantoya, Michelle L., Professor of Mechanical Engineering and J.W. Wright and Regents Chair, 2000.
B.S., California (Davis), 1992; M.S.M.E., 1994; Ph.D., 1999.

Pappas, Dimitri, Associate Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry, 2005.
B.S., Florida, 1998; Ph.D., 2002.

Parajulee, Megha N., Adjunct Faculty in Plant and Soil Science, 2013.
B.S., Kathmandu U. (Nepal), 1982; M.S., Wisconsin, 1991; Ph.D., 1994.

Parameswaran, Sivapathasundaram, Professor of Mechanical Engineering, 1988.
B.Sc., Peradeniya (Sri Lanka), 1975; M.Sc., 1978; Ph.D., Imperial Coll. of London (England),1985.

Parè, Paul, Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry, 1999.
B.A., New Coll. (South Florida), 1985; Ph.D., Texas, 1991.

Parent, Mike C., Assistant Professor of Psychological Sciences, 2013.
B.A., Manitoba (Canada), 2007; M.S., Florida, 2009; Ph.D., 2013.

Park, Kuhn, Associate Professor of Architecture, 2006.
B.A.E., Kangwon National U. (Korea), 1994; M.Arch., Colorado, 1999.

Park, Sohyun, Assistant Professor of Landscape Architecture, 2014.
B.S., Sookmyung (Korea), 1997; M.L.A., Seoul National (Korea), 2000; Ph.D., Arizona State, 2011.

Parkinson, Sharran F., Chairperson and Professor of Interior and Environmental Design, 2014.
B.A. Stephens College, 1978; M.S., Florida State, 1985; Ph.D., Ohio, 1994.

Parr, Gerald, Professor of Educational Psychology and Leadership, 1974.
B.S., Nebraska, 1965; M.A., Colorado, 1971; Ph.D., 1974.

Paschall, Kelli, Instructor in Nutritional Sciences, 2013 .
B.S., Texas Tech, 1990; M.S., 1993.

Pascual Cabo, Diego, Assistant Professor of Classical and Modern Languages and Literatures, 2013.
B.A. Universidad de Granada(Spain), 2001. M.A., Northern Illinois, 2003. Ph.D., Florida, 2013.

Pasewark, William R., Webster Professor of Accounting, 2000.
B.B.A., Texas, 1979; M.B.A., Texas A&M, 1981; Ph.D., 1986; CPA.

Pati, Debajyoti, Professor of Interior and Environmental Design, 2011.
B.Arch., Bombay (India), 1987; M.A.S.A., British Columbia, (Canda), 1991; Ph.D., Georgia Inst. of Tech., 2005.

Patino, Reynaldo, Professor of Biological Sciences and Natural Resources Management, 1989.
B.S., Tokyo U. of Fisheries (Japan), 1980; M.S., Oregon State, 1983; Ph.D., 1988.

Paton, Valerie Osland, Professor of Educational Psychology and Leadership, 2001.
B.S., San Jose State, 1976; M.A., Santa Clara, 1980; Ph.D., Southern California, 1988.

Patterson, Dennis, Chairperson and Professor of Political Science, 2002.
B.A., Providence Coll., 1975; M.A., California (Los Angeles), 1986; Ph.D., 1995.

Patterson, Leslie Jill, Professor of English, 1993.
B.A., Abilene Christian, 1987; M.A., Texas A&M, 1989; Ph.D., Oklahoma State, 1993.

Patterson, Patrick E., Professor of Industrial Engineering, 2006.
B.S., Springfield College, 1972; M.Ed., Cleveland State, 1978; Ph.D., Texas A&M, 1984; Licensed Prof. Engr. (Iowa).

Pawlowic, Dean G., Professor of Law, 1989.
B.A., Creighton, 1970; M.A., 1972; J.D., 1979.

Payne, G. Tyge, Jerry S. Rawls Professor of Management, 2006.
B.S., Southwestern Oklahoma State, 1994; M.B.A., Texas Tech, 1998; Ph.D., 2001.

Payton, Paxton, Adjunct Faculty in Biological Sciences and Plant and Soil Science, 2002.
B.A., Texas, 1993; Ph.D., Texas Tech, 1999.

Peace, Angela L., Assistant Professor of Mathematics and Statistics, 2015.
B.S., Arizona State, 2009; M.S., 2011; Ph.D., 2014.

Peanick, Cindy, Adjunct Faculty in Art, 2011.
B.S., Woodbury, 1980; M.A.E., Texas Tech, 2011.

Pearl, M. Alexander, Assistant Professor of Law; Director, Center for Water Law and Policy; 2014.
B.A., Oklahoma, 2003; J.D., California (Berkeley), 2007.

Pearl, Tracy H., Visiting Assistant Professor of Law, 2014.
B.A., Duke 2002;, M.Sc., Oxford (United Kingdom), 2003; J.D., Boston Coll., 2006.

Pease, Allison, Assistant Professor of Natural Resources Management, 2012.
B.S., Texas, 2002; M.S., New Mexico, 2004; Ph.D., Texas A&M, 2010.

Peaslee, Kate, Adjunct Faculty in Art, 2010.
B.A., Iowa, 2000; M.A., Colorado, 2005.

Peaslee, Robert Moses, Interim Chairperson, Associate Professor of Journalism and Electronic Media, 2008.
B.A., Colby-Sawyer College, 1995; M.A., The Citadel, 1997; Ph.D., Colorado, 2007.

Pelley, Patricia M., Associate Professor of History, 1995.
B.A., Cornell, 1985; M.A., 1989; Ph.D., 1993.

Penrose, Lindsay, Adjunct Faculty in Animal and Food Sciences, 2014.
B.S., Texas Tech, 2002; M.S., 2006; Ph.D., 2009.

Peralta, Andres, Assistant Professor of Art, 2014.
B.S., Portland State, 2002; M.A., Texas A&M (Corpus Christi), 2005; Ph.D., North Texas, 2010.

Perbellini, Mariarita, Associate Dean for Graduate Programs, Professor of Architecture, 2007.
B.Arch., Istituto Univestitario di Architetturradi Venezia (Italy), 1991; M.Arch., Pratt Institute, 1996; Reg. Arch. (Italy).

Pereira-Muro, Carmen, Associate Professor of Classical and Modern Languages and Literatures, 2005.
License, Santiago de Compostela (Spain), 1991; M.A., Wisconsin, 1993; Ph.D., 1998.

Perera, Ajith D., Adjunct Faculty in Chemistry and Biochemistry, 2013.
B.Sc., U. SriJayewardenapura (Sri-Lanka), 1986; Ph.D., Florida, 1996.

Pérez, Genaro J., Professor of Classical and Modern Languages and Literatures, 1995.
B.A., Louisiana State, 1967; M.A., Tulane, 1973; Ph.D., 1976.

Pérez, Janet W., Horn Professor and Qualia Chair of Classical and Modern Languages and Literatures, 1977.
B.A., Missouri (Kansas City), 1955; M.A., Duke, 1957; Ph.D., 1961.

Perl, Robert D., Associate Professor of Architecture, 1979.
B.Arch., Cincinnati, 1976; M.Arch., California (Berkeley), 1979; Reg. Arch. (Texas).

Perlmutter, David D., Dean, College of Media and Communication; Professor of Journalism and Electronic Media/ Public Relations; 2013.
B.A., Pennsylvania, 1985; M.A.; 1991, Ph.D., Minnesota, 1996.

Perry, Gad, Professor of Natural Resources Management, 2002.
B.Sc., Tel Aviv (Israel), 1987; M.Sc., 1990; Ph.D., Texas, 1995.

Peterson, Gary C., Adjunct Faculty in Plant and Soil Science, 1991.
B.S., Kansas State, 1976; M.S., Oklahoma State, 1978; Ph.D., 1982.

Peterson, Stephen, Instructor in Industrial Engineering, 2013.
B.S.E.E, U.S. Air Force Academy, 1972; Ph.D., Texas Tech, 2012.

Phelps, Cynthia A., Assistant Professor of Practice of Social Work, 2011.
B.S., LSU, 1985; M.S.W., Southern Mississippi, 1991; Ph.D., Tulane, 2001.

Phillips, Billie E, Jr., Instructor in Civil, Environmental, and Construction Engineering, 2015.
B.S.C.E., St. Martins Coll., 1978; M.E.M.,1991.

Phillips, Caleb, Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences, 2009.
B.S., Tarleton State, 2003; M.S., 2006. Ph.D., Purdue, 2009.

Phillips, Carleton J., Professor of Biological Sciences, 1998.
B.S., Michigan State, 1964; M.A., Kansas, 1967; Ph.D., 1969.

Phillips, Ronald G., Adjunct Faculty in Agricultural and Applied Economics, 1999.
B.S., Texas Tech, 1990; B.S., 1991; J.D., 1994.

Phillips, Wyatt D., Assistant Professor of English, 2015.
B.S., Texas, 1996; M.A., New York, 2005; Ph.D., 2013.

Piña-Watson, Brandy, Assistant Professor of Psychological Sciences, 2014.
B.A., Texas A&M (Kingsville), 2006; M.S., 2008; Ph.D., Texas A7M, 2014.

Pinson, Michelle, Assistant Professor of Interior and Environmental Design, 2014.
B.A., Texas Tech, 2010; M.S., 2013; Ph.D., 2014.

Plowman, Russell, Instructor in Plant and Soil Science, 2012.
B.S., Texas Tech, 1983; M.S., 1985.

Pluta, Joshua, Assistant Law Librarian, Reference and Educational Services, 2014.
B.A., Nebraska, 2002; J .D., 2007; M.A., Missouri, 2008.

Poch, John, Professor of English, 2001.
B.A., Georgia State, 1992; M.F.A., Florida, 1997; Ph.D., North Texas, 2000.

Pogrund, Rona, Professor of Educational Psychology and Leadership, 2006.
B.S., Texas, 1972; M.A., California State (Los Angeles), 1989; Ph.D., Southern California, 2005.

Poirier, Lionel William, Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry and Joint Professor of Physics, 2001.
B.S., Brown, 1988; Ph.D., California (Berkeley), 1997.

Pol, Suhas, Research Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering, 2013.
B.E., Mumbai (India), 2002; M.S., Utah, 2006; Ph.D., Arizona State, 2010.

Pollart, Penny, Instructor in Teacher Education, 2009.
B.S., West Texas A&M, 1993; M.Ed., 1995; M.Ed., 1998; Ph.D., Texas Tech, 2011.

Polyakov, Veniamin B., Adjunct Faculty in Geosciences, 2010.
B.S., Dnepropetrovsk State (Ukraine), 1972; Ph.D., Inst. of Building Polymers (Russia),1982; Ph.D., Vernadsky Inst. of Geochemistry and Analytical Chemistry (Russia), 1997.

Pongratz, Christian R., Professor of Architecture, 2007.
M.Arch., Southern California Inst. of Architecture, 1997; Reg. Arch. (Germany, Italy).

Pool, Douglas H., Instructor in Chemistry and Biochemistry, 2013.
B.S. Southwestern Oklahoma State, 1995; Ph.D., Illinois, 2003.

Pope, Kevin L, Adjunct Faculty in Natural Resources Management, 1998.
B.S., Texas A&M, 1991; M.S., Auburn, 1993; Ph.D., South Dakota State, 1996.

Popovich, Deidre, Assistant Professor of Marketing, 2015.
B.A. Western Michigan, 1997; M.A., Michigan State, 2000; M.B.A., Vanderbilt, 2008; Ph.D., Emory, 2015.

Porter, Dana O., Adjunct Faculty in Plant and Soil Science, 1999.
B.S., Texas A&M, 1987; M.S., 1989; Ph.D., Mississippi State, 1993.

Portillo-Quintero, Carlos, Assistant Professor of Natural Resources Management, 2014.
B.S., Zulia (Venezuela), 2004; M.S., Alberta (Canada), 2006; Ph.D., 2010.

Pratt, Comfort, Associate Professor of Curriculum and Instruction, 2004.
B.A., U. of Ghana (Ghana), 1984; M.A., Texas A&M, 1997; Ph.D., Louisiana State, 2000.

Pratt, Laura, Adjunct Professor of Law, 2014.
B.A., Arkansas, 2007; J.D., Texas Tech, 2009.

Pratt, Nicie, Adjunct Professor of Law, 2012.
B.A., Southern Methodist,1996; J.D., Texas Tech, 2004.

Presley, Steven M., Professor of Environmental Toxicology and Research Coordinator, ADM Zumwalt National Program for Countermeasures to Biological and Chemical Threats, 2002.
B.S., Texas Tech, 1982; M.S., Oklahoma State, 1984; M.M.S., Marine Corps U., 1996; Ph.D., Oklahoma State, 1987.

Price, Joseph E., Assistant Professor of Classical and Modern Languages and Literatures, 2007. B.A., U. of Maine, 1990; M.A., 1993; M.A., U. of South Carolina, 1998; Ph.D., Indiana, 2007.

Price, Margaret A., Interim Chairperson and Associate Professor of Curriculum and Instruction, 1998.
B.S., Texas A&M, 1974; M.A., Texas (Permian Basin), 1977; Ph.D., Texas A&M, 1998.

Prien, Samuel David, Professor of Animal and Food Sciences, 1993.
B.S., Texas Tech, 1978; M.S., 1980; Ph.D., 1991.

Priestaf, Starra, Assistant Professor of Classical and Modem Languages and Literatures, 2014.
B.A, Wisconsin, 2003; M.A., Miami, 2007; Ph.D., Emory, 2013.

Protopopova, Alexandra (Sasha), Assistant Professor of Animal and Food Sciences, 2015.
B.S., Massachusetts, 2010; M.S., 2012; Ph.D., Florida, 2015.

Prouty, Anne M., Associate Professor of Marriage and Family Therapy, 2010.
B.A., S. Carolina, 1987; M.A., E. Carolina, 1993; Ph.D., Purdue, 1996.

Punyanunt-Carter, Narissra M., Interim Chairperson and Associate Professor of Communication Studies, 2002.
B.A., Texas Tech, 1996; M.A., 1997; Ph.D., Kent State, 2002.

Purinton, MarjeanD., Professor of English, 1995.
B.A., Tulsa, 1975; M.A., Oklahoma, 1977; Ph.D., Texas A&M, 1991.

Putteet, Jason W., Major, U.S. Army, Assistant Professor of Military Science, 2015.
B.S., Indiana, 1998; M.S., Troy, 2012.