Teaching Faculty – R

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Raab, Peter S., Assistant Professor of Architecture, 2012.
B.Des., Florida, 1999; M.Arch., Texas, 2007; Reg. Arch. (Texas).

Rahman, Shaikh M., Associate Professor of Agricultural and Applied Economics, 2009.
B.S.S., Dhaka U. (Bangladesh), 1995; M.S., Georgia, 2000; M.S., Maryland, 2004; Ph.D., 2007.

Rahman, Shaikh Mizanoor, Research Assistant Professor of Nutritional Sciences, 2012.
B.S., Dhaka U. (Bangladesh), 1989; M.S.,1992; M.S., Saga U. (Japan), 1998; Ph.D., Kagoshima U. (Japan), 2001.

Rahnama, Masha, Associate Professor of Economics, 1996.
B.A., Tehran (Iran), 1977; M.A., Iowa State, 1981; Ph.D., 1988.

Rainwater, Kenneth A., Professor of Civil, Environmental and Construction Engineering, 1985.
B.S., Rice, 1979; M.S., Texas, 1982; Ph.D., 1985; Licensed Prof. Engr. (Texas); Board Certified Environmental Engr; Diplomate Water Resources Engr.

Rakhshandeh, Anoosh, Assistant Professor of Animal and Food Sciences, 2013.
B.S., U. of Azad (Iran), 1995; M.S., 2001; Ph.D., U. of Guelph (Canada), 2011.

Ramalingam, Latha, Research Assistant Professor in Nutritional Sciences, 2014.
B. Pharm., Sri Ramachandra Medical Coll. (India), 2005; M. Tech., Vellore Inst. of Technology (India), 2007; Ph.D., Indiana (School of Medicine), 2013.

Ramirez, Ignacio Luis, Associate Professor of Sociology, 2003.
B.A., Texas (El Paso), 1995; M.A., 1997; Ph.D., New Hampshire, 2001.

Ramírez, Jorge A., Associate Dean for International Programs, Wallter and Anne Huffman Professor of Law, 2000.
B.A., Harvard, 1984; J.D., 1990.

Ramkumar, Seshadri, Professor of Environmental Toxicology, 2002.
B.Tech., Anna (India), 1992; M.Tech., 1994; P.G.D.B.A., Annamalai (India), 1994; Ph.D., Leeds (United Kingdom), 1998; Chartered Physicist, Inst. of Physics, London (United Kingdom), 2000.

Rao, Vittal S., Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, 2007.
B.E., Osmania University (India), 1969; M. Tech, Indian Institute of Technology, 1972; Ph.D, 1975.

Rasmussen, Eric E., Assistant Professor of Public Relations, 2013.
B.A., Brigham Young, 2002; M.A., 2004; Ph.D., Ohio State, 2013.

Rasty, Jahan, Professor of Mechanical Engineering, 1988.
B.S.M.E., Louisiana State, 1981; M.S.M.E., 1984; M.B.A., 1999; Ph.D., 1987; Licensed Prof. Engr. (Texas).

Rathmann, Ryan J., John W. and Doris Jones Associate Professor of Animal and Food Sciences, 2009.
B.S., Texas A&M, 2002; M.S., 2005; Ph.D., Texas Tech, 2008.

Ray, David A., Associate Professor of Biological Sciences, 2014.
B.S., South Carolina, 1990; M.A.T., 1992; Ph.D., Texas Tech, 2002.

Rayfield, John S., Assistant Professor of Agricultural Education and Communications, 2009.
B.S., Auburn, 1993; M.E., Georgia. 1997; Ed.D., Texas Tech, 2006.

Reddick, Randolph, Professor of Journalism and Electronic Media, 2003.
A.B., Southern California, 1966; Ph.D., Ohio, 1991.

Reece, Bryan, Adjunct Faculty in Biological Sciences, 2009.
B.S., Missouri Western State, 1996; M.S., East Tennessee State, 2001; Ph.D., Texas Tech, 2009.

Reed, Debra Buchanan, Professor of Nutritional Sciences, 2004.
B.S., Texas Tech, 1975; M.S., 1980; Ph.D., Texas (HSC-Houston), 1985.

Reed, Michael, Assistant Professor of Practice in Business Law, 2005.
B.S., U.S. Naval Academy, 1965; M.B.A., North Carolina, 1972; J.D., Texas Tech, 1988.

Reeve, Sandra W., Instructor in Kinesiology and Sport Management, 1999.
B.S., Kent State, 1975; M.Ed., Auburn, 1991.

Reible, Danny D., Professor of Civil, Environmental and Construction Engineering, 2013.
B.S., Lamar, 1977; M.S., California Inst. of Tech., 1979; Ph.D., 1982; Licensed Prof. Engr. (Louisiana).

Reifman, Alan S., Professor and Associate Chair of Human Development and Family Studies, 1997.
B.A., California (Los Angeles), 1984; M.A., Michigan, 1985; Ph.D., 1989.

Reilly, Brian, Associate Professor of Biological Sciences, 1999.
B.Sc., Northern Colorado, 1980; M.Sc., 1982; Ph.D., New Mexico, 1989.

Reinsch, Paul N., Professor of Practice in Theatre and Dance, 2013.
B.A., Abilene Christian, 1996; M.A., George Mason, 1999; M.A., New York, 2002; Ph.D., Southern California, 2008.

Ren, Beibei, Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering, 2013.
B.Eng., Xidian (China), 2001; M.Eng., 2004; Ph.D., National U. of Singapore, 2010.

Rhodes, Olin Eugene, Adjunct Professor of Natural Resources Management, 1992.
B.S., Furman, 1983; M.S., Clemson, 1987; Ph.D., Texas Tech, 1991.

Ribeiro, Anna Christina, Associate Professor of Philosophy, 2006.
B.A., Hunter Coll., 1997; M.A., Katholieke Universiteit Leuven (Belgium), 1999; Ph.D., Maryland (College Park), 2006.

Riccitelli, Kelly, Associate Professor of Practice in Animal and Food Sciences, 2014.
B.S., California State Polytechnic, 1980; M.S., Nevada, 1987; Ph.D., Texas A&M, 1998.

Rice, Rich, Associate Professor of English, 2002.
B.A., Portland State, 1994; M.Ed., 1997; M.A., 1997; Ph.D., Ball State, 2002.

Rice, Sean H., Professor of Biological Sciences, 2005.
B.A., California (Santa Cruz), 1984; Ph.D., Arizona, 1991.

Richards, C. Steven, Professor of Psychological Sciences, 1990.
B.A., Minnesota, 1969; Ph.D., State U. of New York (Stony Brook), 1973.

Richards, Don R., Adjunct Professor of Law, 2001.
B.A. Texas Tech, 1972; J.D., 1984.

Richman, David M., Jere Lyn Burkhart Professor of Educational Psychology and Leadership, 2010.
B.A., Iowa, 1991; Ph.D.,1997.

Ricketts, Robert Carlton, Frank M. Burke Chair Taxation and Professor of Accounting, 1988.
B.S., North Texas State, 1983; M.S., 1983; Ph.D., North Texas, 1988.

Rickly, Rebecca, Professor of English, 1998.
B.S., Ohio State, 1982; M.A., 1986; Ph.D., Ball State, 1995.

Rider, Toby J., Associate Professor of Political Science, 2009.
B.A., Louisiana State, 2001; M.A., Kentucky, 2006; Ph.D., Illinois, 2009.

Ridley, Moira, Professor of Geosciences and Joint Faculty in Chemistry and Biochemistry, 1998.
B.Sc., Capetown (South Africa), 1987; M.Sc., 1992; Ph.D., Nebraska, 1997.

Ridley, Scott, Dean, College of Education, 2011.
B.A., New Mexico State, 1978; M.A., Texas, 1988; Ph.D., 1990.

Rinaldo, Shannon, Associate Professor of Marketing, 2008.
B.A., Kentucky, 1997; M.B.A., 2001; Ph.D., 2008.

Ring, John D., Lieutenant Colonel, U.S. Army, Professor of Military Science, 2015.
B.S., U.S. Military Academy, 1994; M.S., Long Island, 2003.

Ritchey, Robert J., Associate Professor of Finance, 1982.
B.S., Penn State, 1970; M.B.A., Arizona, 1976; Ph.D., 1981.

Ritchie, Glen, Associate Professor of Plant and Soil Science, 2011.
B.S., Utah State, 2000; M.S., 2003; Ph.D., Georgia, 2007.

Ritz, Rudy, Associate Professor of Agricultural Education and Communication, 2008.
B.S., Texas Tech, 1993; M.S., 1994; Ed.D., 2009.

Rivas, Aberto, Instructor in Architecture, 2013.
B.S., Texas (El Paso), 1981; M.Arch., California (Berkeley), 1992.

Roach, K. David, Associate Dean, College of Arts and Sciences; Professor of Communication Studies,1991.
B.S., Abilene Christian, 1982; M.S., 1985; Ed.D., Texas Tech, 1989.

Roberts, Alden E., Professor of Sociology, 1981.
B.S., Moorhead State, 1968; M.A., State U. of New York (Binghamton), 1970; Ph.D., Washington, 1975.

Robinson, David, Instructor in Architecture, 2009.
B.A., Yale, 1988. M.Arch., Rice, 1993.

Robitschek, Christine, Associate Professor of Psychological Sciences, 1993.
B.A., Macalester Coll., 1982; M.A., Minnesota (Minneapolis), 1988; Ph.D., 1993.

Rocha, Claudio Miranda da, Assistant Professor of Kinesiology and Sport Management, 2016. B.A., Dom Bosco Brasil Physical Education U., (Brazil), 1995; B.A., Brasilia (Brazil), 1995; M.S., Sao Paulo (Brazil), 2001; Ph.D., Ohio State, 2010.

Rock, Christopher Dale, Associate Professor of Biological Sciences, 2002.
B.A., California, 1985; Ph.D., Michigan, 1991.

Rode, Cheryl, Assistant Professor of Kinesiology and Sport Management, 2016.
B.S.,Texas A&M, 2001; B.S., 2004; M.S., 2008; Ph.D, Tennessee, 2015.

Rodgers, Brenda E., Associate Professor of Biological Sciences, 2007.
B.S., Houston, 1994; M.S., Lamar, 1997; Ph.D., Texas Tech, 2000.

Rodriguez, Ann Henry, Instructor in Advertising, 2004.
B.S., Florida, 1987; M.B.A., Boston, 1991; J.D., Florida, 1994.

Rodriguez, Mark, Adjunct Faculty in Biological Sciences, 2007.
B.S., Texas State (San Marcos), 2000; M.S., 2002; Ph.D., Texas Tech, 2007.

Roeger, Lih-Ing, Associate Professor of Mathematics and Statistics, 2004.
B.S., National Taiwan, 1988; M.S., National Tsing Hua (Taiwan), 1991; Ph.D., Purdue, 2000.

Rogers, Bradley, Instructor in Management, 2012.
B.A., Lubbock Christian, 1997; M.A., U. of Phoenix, 2005.

Rogers, Lisa Luwane, Professor of Music, 1994.
B.M.E., Texas Tech, 1985; M.M., 1988; D.M.A., Oklahoma, 1999.

Roginson, Jody, Assistant Professor of Practice in Public Relations, 2015.
B.A., California State (Fullerton), 1982; M.A., 2015.

Romi, Andrea, Assistant Professor of Accounting, 2012.
B.S., Missouri, 1998; M.A., 1998; Ph.D., Arkansas, 2010.

Roncesvalles, Maria Nida C., Associate Professor of Kinesiology and Sport Management, 2001.
B.S., Philippines, 1983; D.P.E., 1985; M.S., 1990; M.S., Oregon, 1993; Ph.D., 1997.

Rosen, Richard, Glenn D. West Professor of Law; Director, Center for Military Law and Policy; 2003.
B.A., Ohio State, 1970; J.D., Miami, 1973; LL.M., Virginia, 1987.

Ross, Wendy Tolson, Professor of Law; Director, Family Law and Housing Clinic; 2005.
B.A., Texas Tech, 1988; J.D., Missouri (Columbia), 1991.

Rougeaux-Burnes, Ashley, Assistant Professor in Apparel Design and Manufacturing, 2015.
B.S., Baylor, 2011; M.F.A., North Texas, 2015.

Rukavina, Alison, Assistant Professor of English, 2013.
B.A., Simon Fraser, 1998; M.A., 2000; Ph.D., Alberta (Canada), 2007.

Rush, Charlie, Adjunct Professor of Plant and Soil Science, 2001.
B.S., Texas (Permian Basin), 1974; M.Ag., Texas A&M, 1976; Ph.D., 1981.

Rushton, J. Nelson, Associate Professor of Computer Science, 2002.
B.S., Auburn, 1990; M.S., Georgia, 2001; Ph.D., 1997.

Russell, James, Adjunct Professor of Law, 2013.
B.A., Missouri, 1992; J.D., 1994; Ph.D., 2002.

Rutherford, Tracy Anne Brick, Associate Professor of Agricultural Education and Communications, 2006.
B.S., Cornell, 1994; M.A., Texas A&M, 1996; Ph.D., 1998.

Rutner, Paige, Associate Professor of Practice in Information Systems and Quantitative Sciences, 2015.
Ph.D., Arkansas, 2008.

Rutner, Steve, Professor of Practice in Marketing, 2015. P
h.D., Tennessee, 1995.

Ryan, Michael R., Associate Professor of Practice in Management , 2008.
B.A., Thomas Edison Coll., 2002; E.M.T.M., Stevens Institute, 2004; Ph.D., 2008.

Ryan, Sandra, Instructor in Management 2012.
B.A., New Jersey State, 1978; M.A., Boston Coll., 1980.

Rylander, Elizabeth Anne, Lecturer in English, 1973.
B.A., Texas Christian, 1965; M.A., Texas Tech, 1969.

Rylander, Michael Kent, Adjunct Faculty in Biological Sciences, 2004.
B.A., North Texas, 1956; M.S., 1962; Ph.D., Tulane, 1965.