Administrators and Faculty

Executive Officers

Shirley A. Reed, M.B.A., Ed.D.
College President

A.A., St. Petersburg Jr. College
B.A., University of South Florida
M.S., University of Hawaii
M.B.A., Western International University
Ed.D., Illinois State University

Maria G. Elizondo
Vice President for Finance and Administrative Services

B.B.A., Texas A & M University-Kingsville
M.B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
C.P.A., State of Texas

Matthew S. Hebbard
Vice President for Student Affairs and Enrollment Management

B.S., Bloomsburg University
B.A., Bloomsburg University
Th.M., Dallas Theological Seminary

Anahid Petrosian Atamian
Interim, Vice President for Academic Affairs

B.B.A., University of Texas at Austin
B.B.A., University of Texas at Austin
M.P.A., University of Texas-Pan American
Ph.D., Northcentral University

David C. Plummer
Vice President for Information Services, Planning, Performance, and Strategic Initiatives

B.B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
Ph.D. Ed., University of Texas A&M-Kingsville

Administrative Staff

Khalil M. Abdullah
Internal Auditor

B.B.A., University of Texas-Rio Grande Valley
M.ACC. University of Texas-Rio Grande Valley

Juan C. Aguirre
Dean of Continuing, Professional and Workforce Education

A.A.S., Brazosport College
B.S., Texas A&I University-Kingsville
M.Ed., University of Texas-Pan American

Brenda J. Balderaz
Director of Human Resources

B.B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.S., Tarleton State University

Karey R. Barnes
Director of Student Rights and Responsibilities

A.A., Blinn College
B.S., Texas A&M University-Kingsville
M.S., Capella University

Lazaro Barroso
Director of College Connections and Admissions for Traditional Students

B.B.A., University of North Texas
M.B.A., Colorado Technical University

Cynthia A. Blanco
Director of Student Records and Registrar

B.B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.Ed., University of Texas-Pan American

Katarina M. Bugariu
Associate Comptroller

B.S., University of North Carolina-Wilmington
M.S., University of North Carolina-Wilmington

Jesus H. Campos
Associate Dean of Library Services

B.A., University of Notre Dame
M.L.I.S., University of Texas-Austin
J.D., Harvard Law School

Miguel Carranza
Associate Dean of Student Financial Services, Testing and Veterans Affairs

B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.Ed., Texas A&M University-Kingsville

Miguel Carranza
Interim, Dean of Enrollment Services

B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.Ed., Texas A&M University-Kingsville

Rebecca R. Cavazos
Director of Purchasing

B.B.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Serkan B. Celtek
Director of Research and Analytical Services

B.S., Bogazici Universitesi-Instanbul, Turkey
M.S., University of Texas-Pan American
M.B.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Virginia R. Champion
Director of Grant Development, Management and Compliance

B.S., Central Michigan University
M.A., University of Texas-Rio Grande Valley
Ed.D., University of Texas-Rio Grande Valley

Fernando Chapa
Director of Institutional Effectiveness and Assessment

Ph.D.Phil, Walden University
M.A., University of Texas-Pan American
B.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Luis E. De La Garza
Assistant Director of Facilities Operations and Maintenance

B.F.A., Texas State University

Ricardo De La Garza
Director of Facilities Planning and Construction

B.Envd., Texas A&M University-College Station

Olivia D. De La Rosa
Director of Professional and Workforce Education

B.S., Texas A&M University-College Station

Rebecca M. De Leon
Director of Academies and High School Projects

B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.Ed., University of Texas-Pan American
Ed.D., Lamar University

Maria L. Evans
Director of Educational Technologies

B.A., Colorado College
M.ET., University of Texas-Brownsville/Texas Southmost College

Juan M. Galvan
Director of Student Financial Services

B.B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.A., Liberty University

Nancy H. Garcia
Director of Comprehensive Advisement and Mentoring Services

B.S.W., University of Texas-Pan American
M.Ed., University of Texas-Pan American
Ed.D., Lamar University

Teresa R. Garcia
Director of Centers for Learning Excellence

B.S., University of Texas-Pan American
M.A., University of Houston

Alicia R. Gomez
Chief Information Officer

B.B.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Jose L. Gonzalez
Assistant Chief Information Officer for Infrastructure

A.A.S., South Texas College
B.A.T., University of Texas-Brownsville/Texas Southmost College
M.S., Tarleton State University

Nicolas Gonzalez
Administrator for High School Programs and Services

B.M., University of Texas at Austin
M.S., Texas A&M University-Kingsville

Victor M. Gonzalez
Chief Information Security Officer

B.S., Baylor University
M.S., University of Texas-Pan American

Cody A. Gregg
Dean of Library and Learning Support Services

B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.L.S., University of North Texas

Frank J. Gutierrez
Director of Accountability, Risk, and Compliance

B.A., Texas State University
M.S., Texas Tech University

Pablo Hernandez, Jr.
Dean of Student Affairs

B.S., Texas A&M University-Kingsville
M.S., Texas A&M University-Kingsville

Norma Jimenez
Director of Student Accounts and Bursar

B.B.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Fernando Lamas
Associate Director of Purchasing

A.A.S., Texas State Technical College
B.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Myriam M. Lopez
Comptroller

A.A., South Texas College
A.A.S., South Texas College
B.B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.B.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Guadalupe A. Lozano
Director of Testing Services

B.B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.B.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Carlos L. Margo
Associate Dean of Industry Training and Economic Development

B.A., Texas A&M University-College Station
M.B.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Otoniel Matamoros, Jr.
Director of Dual2Degree High Schools

B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.P.A., University of Texas-Rio Grande Valley

George E. McCaleb
Director of Facilities Operations and Maintenance

B.B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.B.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Daniel Montez
Campus Administrator of Mid Valley Campus

B.B.A., University of Texas at Austin
M.B.A., University of Texas-Brownsville/Texas Southmost College

Arturo Montiel
Campus Administrator of Starr County Campus

B.A., Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi
M.S., Oklahoma State University
Ed.D. Oklahoma State University

Jaime O. Navarro
Employee Relations Officer

B.A., Baylor University
M.B.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Elibariki V. Nguma
Director of Student Activities and Wellness

A.A., Hudson Valley Community College
B.A., University of New York-Binghamton
M.B.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Celinda E. Palacios
Director of Career and Employer Services

B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.Ed., University of Texas-Pan American

Raymond G. Pedraza
Assistant Director of Public Relations and Marketing

B.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Santa E. Pena
Director of Counseling

B.S., University of Texas-Pan American
M.Ed., University of Texas-Pan American
LPC-State of Texas

Sofia M. Pena
Director of Early College High Schools

B.S., University of Texas-Pan American

Anahid Petrosian Atamian
Assistant Vice President for Academic Advancement

B.B.A., University of Texas at Austin
B.B.A., University of Texas at Austin
M.P.A., University of Texas-Pan American
Ph.D., Northcentral University

Daniel A. Ramirez
Director of Public Relations and Marketing

B.S., University of Texas-Pan American

Laura E. Requena
Employee Relations Officer

B.B.A., Texas A&M International University
M.B.A., Texas A&M International University
M.P.A., Texas A&M International University

Lelia Salinas
Director of Learning Commons and Open Labs

Certificate, Texas State Technical College
Certificate, Texas State Technical College
A.A., South Texas College
M.Ed., Texas A&M University-Kingsville
Ed.D., Texas A&M University-Kingsville

Laura B. Sanchez
Associate Dean of Institutional Research and Effectiveness

B.A., University of the South
M.Ed., Texas A&M-Kingsville
Ed.D., Lamar University

Paul B. Varville
Chief Administrator for Department of Public Safety

B.S.B.A., Salem College
M.B.A., Syracuse University

Kristina M. Wilson
Associate Dean of Curriculum and Student Learning

B.S.W., University of Texas-Austin
M.B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
Ed.D., Lamar University

Deans

Margaretha E. Bischoff
Dean for Liberal Arts and Social Sciences

A.A., Norwalk Community College
B.A., Southern Connecticut State University
M.A., Hofstra University
Ph.D., Hofstra University

Ali Esmaeili
Dean for Math, Science and Bachelor Programs

B.S., Texas A&M University-Kingsville
M.S., Texas A&M University-Kingsville
M.Ed., Texas A&M University-Kingsville
Ed.D., Texas A&M University-Kingsville

Mario Reyna
Dean for Business and Technology

A.S., Allan Hancock College
A.S., Community College of the Air Force
M.A., Webster University

Jayson T. Valerio
Interim, Dean for Nursing and Allied Health

B.S.N., University of the Assumption-Philippines
M.A.N., Angeles University Foundation-Philippines

Faculty

Accounting

Robert A. Almon

B.Environmental Design, Texas A&M University
M.Professional Accounting, University of Texas-Arlington

David E. Laurel

A.A., University of Texas-Brownsville/Texas Southmost College
B.A., University of Texas-Brownsville/Texas Southmost College
M.B.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Claudia I. Mercado

B.B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.ACC., University of Texas-Pan American

John H. Wilson

A.A, San Antonio College
M.B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.S., University of North Texas

Advanced Manufacturing Technology

Esmeralda Adame

Certificate, South Texas College
A.S., South Texas College
B.S., University of Texas-Pan American
M.B.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Arthur F. Barber

Certificate, South Texas College
A.A.S., South Texas College
B.B.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Javier Loyde

B.S., University of Texas-Pan American

Mario A. Olivera

B.S., Universidad Regiomontana-Mexico

Anthropology

Wendy L. Branwell

B.S., University of Houston
M.A., Wichita State University

Brett J. Millan

B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.A., University of Texas-Pan American
Ed.D., Texas A&M University-Kingsville

Architectural & Engineering Design Technology

Sara M. Lozano

B.A., Yale University
M.A., Adams State College

Irma M. Rosales

A.A.S., Texas State Technical Institute
B.S., Texas A&M University-Kingsville

Laura Salas

A.A.S., Bauder Fashion College
B.F.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Reynaldo Sanchez III

B.S., Texas A&M University-Kingsville

Margarita G. Vanguelova

B.S., University of Architecture - Civil Engineering And Geodesy Sofia-Bulgaria
M.S., University of Architecture - Civil Engineering And Geodesy Sofia-Bulgaria

Associate Degree Nursing

Daffolils Abraham

B.S.N., Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences-India
M.S.N., Grand Canyon University

Mariano A. U. Acevedo

B.S., West Visayas State University-Philippines
M.A., Aklan state University-Philippines
Ph.D., Aklan State University-Philippines

Deepa G. Biju

B.S.N., Bangalore University-India
M.S.N., University of Texas Rio Grande Valley

Jennifer L. Brewster

B.S.N., University of Texas-Pan American
M.S.N., University of Texas-Pan American

Christie M. Candelaria

B.S., Bicol University-Philippines
M.A., Teachers College, Columbia University
Ph.D., Walden University

Melissa Chavez

B.S.N., University of Texas-Pan American
M.S.N., University of Texas Brownsville/Texas and Southmost College

Priscilla J. Conje

B.S.N., University of Visayas-Philippines
M.A., University of Cebu-Philippines

Elmer V. Esguerra

B.S.N., Angeles University Foundation-Philippines
M.A.N., Angeles University Foundation-Philippines

Raquel DeGuzman Esguerra

B.S.N., Angeles University Foundation-Philippines
M.A.N., Angeles University Foundation-Philippines

Karen L. Fuqua

B.S.N., Saint Louis University
M.S.N., Indiana University

Roda S. Galang

B.S.N., Angeles University Foundation-Philippines
M.S.N., Western Governor's University

Edmundo E. Garcia

A.A.S., University of Texas-Pan American
B.S.N., University of Texas-Pan American
M.S.N., University of Texas-Pan American
D.N.P., University of the Incarnate Word

Paul E. Gora

A.S., St. Lawrence College-Canada
B.A., Ryerson, Polytechnic University, Canada
M.S.N., University of Texas-Brownsville/Texas Southmost College

Elizabeth Guzman

A.A.S., University of Texas-Pan American
B.S.N., University of Texas-Pan American
M.S.N., University of Texas Health Science Center-Houston

Christina N. Johnson

B.S.N., University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
M.S.N., University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston

Nora E. Martinez

A.A.S., University of Texas-Pan American
B.S.N., University of Texas-Pan American
M.S.N., University of Texas-Pan American
D.N.P., University of the Incarnate Word

Artemio V. Pontejos, Jr.

B.S.N., CEBU State College-Philippines
M.A.N., Southwestern University-Philippines

Deborah J. Portillo

A.A.S., Metropolitan Community College
M.S.N., Walden University

Viola Ramirez

B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.S.N., University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

Sharon L. Romer

B.S.N., Saint Louis University
M.S.N., Southern Illinois University Edwardsville

Sylvia R. Sandoval

B.S.N., Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi
M.S.N., UT Health Science Center at Houston

Gloria B. Seno

B.S.N., Cebu Doctors College-Philippines
M.S.N., Cebu Doctors College-Philippines

Cynthia A. Shartle

B.S.N., University of Texas-Pan American
M.S.N., University of Texas Science Center-San Antonio

Marissa B. Smolarski

B.S.N., University of Santo Tomas-Philippines
M.S.N., University of Pennsylvania

Grelou P. Tamayo

B.S.N., Adventist University of the Philippines-Philippines
M.S.N., Adventist University of the Philippines-Philippines

Jessy V. Thomas

Certificate, Kera Nurses and Midwives Council-India
B.S.N., Bangalore University-India
M.S.N., Tamil Nadu Dr. Mgr. Medical University-India
D.N.P., Walden University

Chelan M. Williams

A.A.S., South Texas College
B.S.N., University of Texas-Brownsville/Texas Southmost College
M.S.N., University of Alabama, Birmingham

Maria T. Yongson

B.S.N., World Citi Colleges-Philippines

Automotive Technology

Juan C. Alfaro

Certificate, Texas State Technical College
A.A.S., South Texas College

Rogelio Camarillo

A.A.S., South Texas College

Juan P. Chapa

A.A.S., South Texas College

Raul De La Pena

Certificate, South Texas College
A.A.S., South Texas College

Rodrigo Garcia, Jr.

Certificate, Texas State Technical College
A.A.S., South Texas College

San Esteban Moreno

Certificate, South Texas College
A.A.S., South Texas College

Ruben Munoz

A.A.S., South Texas College

Matias Ochoa, Jr.

Certificate, South Texas College
A.A.S., South Texas College

David Sanchez

A.A.S., South Texas College

Roy Trevino

Certificate, Texas State Technical Institute
A.A.S., South Texas College

Daniel R. Unruh

Certificate, Texas State Technical College
A.A.S., South Texas College

Mathew Vega

A.A.S., South Texas College

Richard Wade

Certificate, South Texas College
A.A.S., South Texas College

Biology

Lennine S. Bashiri

B.S., University of Texas-San Antonio
M.S., University of Texas-San Antonio

Maria Y. Cervantes

B.A., Our Lady of the Lake University
Ph.D., Indiana University

Shima Chaudhary

B.Ed., Kurukshetra University-India
B.S., Meerut University-India
M.S., Annamalai University-India
M.S., University of Texas-Pan American

Joana A. Cordoba

B.S., Florida International University
M.S., University of Texas-Pan American

Laura I. Decanini

B.S., University of Texas-Pan American
M.S., University of Texas-Pan American
Ph.D., Texas A&M University

Sandra Y. Espinoza

B.S., University of Texas-Pan American
M.S., University of Texas-Pan American

Mario Estrada

B.S., University of Texas-Pan American
M.S., University of Texas-Pan American

Raul Galvan

B.S., University of Texas-Pan American
M.Ed., University of Texas-Pan American
M.Ed., University of Texas-Pan American

Ruben R. Garces

M.S., Texas A&M University
Ph.D., Texas A&M University

Atenea A. Garza

B.S., University of Texas-Pan American
M.S., University of Texas-Pan American

Monica I. Gomez

B.S., University of Texas-San Antonio
M.S., Texas State University

Javier Gonzalez-Ramos

M.S., Cornell University
Ph.D., Cornell University

Athena M. Lemus-Wilson

B.S., University of Arizona
Ph.D., University of Arizona

Jonathan H. Lieman

B.S., Rochester Institute of Technology
Ph.D., Washington University in St. Louis

Mehrzad Mahmoudian Geller

B.S., OrtaDoguTeknikUniversitesi-Turkey
M.S., OrtaDoguTeknikUniversitesi-Turkey
Ph.D., OrtaDoguTeknikUniversitesi-Turkey

Helen P. Maserang

B.S., University of Texas-Pan American
M.Ed., University of Texas-Pan American

Daryoush Mirzaei

B.S., University of Texas-San Antonio
M.S., University of Texas-San Antonio

Jesus Munoz

B.S., University of Texas-Brownsville/Texas Southmost College
M.S., University of Texas Health Science Center
Ph.D., University of Texas at San Antonio

Keith D. Murray

B.S., University of Texas-Dallas
M.S., University of Texas-Dallas
Ph.D., University of Texas-Dallas

Thomas M. Ndolo

B.S., University of Nairobi-Kenya
Ph.D., University of California-Davis

Jan A. Nilsson

B.S., University of Texas-Pan American
M.S., University of Texas-Pan American
Ph.D., Northern Arizona University

Murad M. Odeh

B.S., Yarmouk University-Jordan
M.S., Yarmouk University-Jordan
Ph.D., Louisiana State University

David C. Robacker

B.S., Pennsylvania State University
M.S., Pennsylvania State University
Ph.D., North Carolina State University

Priscilla I. Saenz-Hinojosa

B.S., University of Texas-Pan American
M.S., University of Texas-San Antonio

Joel P. Salinger

B.A., Texas A&M University
M.S., University of Texas-Pan American

Luci N. Simpson

B.S., University of North Texas
M.S., University of North Texas

Edwin J. S. Tamayo

B.A., Northern Christian College-Philippines
M.S., Adventist University of the Philippines-Philippines
Ph.D., University of the Philippines-Philippines

Urbain Tchoua

B.S., Universite de Bourgogne-France
M.S., Universite Henri Poincare, Nancy I-France
Ph.D., Osaka University-Japan

Diane K. Teter

B.A., Baylor University
B.S., Baylor University
M.Ed., University of Texas-Brownsville/Texas Southmost College
M.I.S., University of Texas-Brownsville/Texas Southmost College

Suleyman B. Tufa

B.S., University of Texas-Dallas
M.S., University of Texas-Dallas

Mahmoud L. Vatankha

B.S., University of Texas-San Antonio
M.S., University of Texas-San Antonio
D.C., Texas Chiropractic College

Deborah K. Villalon

B.A., Princeton University
M.S., Texas A&M University
Ph.D., Texas A&M University

Van W. Wheat

B.S., University of Texas-Pan American
M.S., University of Texas-Pan American

Ruben D. Zamora

B.S., University of Texas-Pan American
M.S., University of Texas-Pan American

Samira Ziaei

M.S., William Paterson University
Ph.D., City University of New York Graduate Center

Business Administration

Bradley S. Altemeyer

B.B.A., Texas Tech University
M.B.A., Stephen F. Austin University
M.S., Texas A&M University

Miguel A. Garcia

B.B.A., University of Texas-Austin
M.B.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Marcela Gonzalez

B.A., Instituto Tecnologico Y De Estudios Superiores De Monterrey - Mexico
M.B.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Reynaldo Jasso

B.B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.ACC., Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi

Mehdi Kolahdouz

B.B.A., Lamar University
M.B.A., Prairie View A&M University

Rosemond A Moore

B.S., Purdue University
M.B.A., Indiana University

Eduardo Pastor

B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
J.D., Thomas M. Colley Law School

Juan O. Resendez

B.B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.B.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Cynthia G. Sanchez

B.B.A., University of Houston
M.B.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Griselda Solis

A.A., Texas Southmost College
B.B.A., University of Texas-Brownsville/Texas Southmost College
J.D., St. Mary’s University

Ana M. Valladarez

B.B.A., Texas State University
M.B.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Chemistry

Ludivina Avila

B.S., St. Edward’s University
M.S., Texas A&M University-Kingsville
Ph.D., Oklahoma State University

Enriqueta G. Cortez

B.S., St. Edward’s University
Ph.D., Texas A&M University

Reginald C. Gonzales

B.S., University of the Philippines-Philippines
M.Ed., University of Texas-Pan American
DMD., University of Manila-Philippines

Subrata Mandal

B.S., Jadavpur University-India
M.S., Jadavpur University-India
Ph.D., Indian Institute of Technology-India

Khalidbaig S. Mirza

M.S., Fairleigh Dickinson University
Ph.D., Drexel University

Karlos X. Moreno

B.S., University of Texas-San Antonio
Ph.D., Texas A&M University-College Station

Oscar Rodriguez

B.S., University of Texas-Pan American
Ph.D., University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

Gevorg Sargsyan

Ph.D., University of Wyoming

Joe B. Studer

B.S., Southeastern Oklahoma State University
Ph.D., Oklahoma State University

Child Care and Development

Maria RM Garza

B.F.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M. Ed., University of Texas-Pan American
Ed.D., Nova Southeastern University

Helen Meave

A.A.S., South Texas College
B.A.A.S., Texas A&M University Kingsville
M.Ed., The University of Texas-Pan American

Veronica Rodriguez

B.S., Texas Woman’s University
M.Ed., University of Texas-Pan American

Beverly L. Schmalzried

B.S., Fort Hays State University
M.S., Kansas State University
Ph.D., Florida State University

College Success

Lydia L. Bean

B.A., Indiana University
M.A.G., Texas State University
Ph.D., Texas State University

Jorge L. Botello

B.S., University of Texas-Pan American
M.Ed., University of Texas-Pan American

Auristela Lung

B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Terrence G. Miller

B.A., University of North Dakota
M.A., University of North Dakota

Ricardo C. Rodriguez

B.S., University of Texas-Pan American

Communication

Rosalinda Cantu

B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.A., University of Texas-Pan American
Ph.D., Bowling Green State University

Moraima Cardenas

B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Jason J. Chapa

B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.A., Texas State University

Andrea M. Fuentes

B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Irma Garcia

B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Carmela L. Jimenez

B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Laura J. Nunn

B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Elizabeth Ortega-Hilpert

B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Michael J. Scales

B.A., Indiana University
M.A., Indiana University

Dawn D. Taylor

A.A., Richland Community College
B.A., Sangamon State University
M.A., Sangamon State University

Debra S. Wyatt

B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Computer and Advanced Technologies

George A. Garcia

Certificate of Completion, South Texas College
A.A.S., South Texas College
B.A.A.S., University of Texas-Pan American

Gustavo Garza-Cavazos

A.A.S., Texas State Technical College
B.A.T., South Texas College
M.Ed., University of Texas-Brownsville/Texas Southmost College

Bruce D. Griffiths

A.A.S., Austin Community College
A.A., South Texas College
B.B.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Pedro L. Pompa

A.A.S., Texas State Technical College
B.S., Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi
M.Ed., Texas A&M University-Kingsville

Eliazar Ramirez

A.A S., Texas State Technical College

Carlos Reyes

A.A.S., Texas State Technical College

Computer and Information Technologies (Baccalaureate Program)

Rosalba De Zenea

A.A.S., South Texas College
A.A.S, South Texas College
B.A.A.S., University of Texas-Pan American
M.S., Tarleton State University

Robert S. Ho

B.B.A., University of Texas-El Paso
M.B.A., New Mexico State University

Yinping Jiao

M.S., Texas Tech University
M.S., Texas Tech University

Saeed Molki

B.A., Nebraska Wesleyan University
M.S., University of Nebraska

Joseph M. Perez

B.S., University of Texas-Pan American
M.S., University of Texas-Pan American

Sam Y. Sung

B.S., National Taiwan University-Taiwan
M.S., University of Minnesota
Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Computer Science

Nicholas Hinojosa

A.S., South Texas College
B.A.T., South Texas College
M.S., University of Texas-Pan American

Yinping Jiao

M.S., Texas Tech University
M.S., Texas Tech University

Saeed Molki

B.A., Nebraska Wesleyan University
M.S., University of Nebraska

Joseph M. Perez

B.S., University of Texas-Pan American
M.S., University of Texas-Pan American

Samuel Reza

A.A., Laredo Community College
A.A.S., Laredo Community College
B.B.A., Texas A&M International University
M.S., Texas A&M International University

Robert Subroto Ho

B.B.A., University of Texas at El Paso
M.B.A., New Mexico State University

Sam Y. Sung

B.S., National Taiwan University-Taiwan
M.S., University of Minnesota
Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Gabriel A. Viera

A.A., Laredo Community College
B.B.A., University of the Incarnate Word
M.S., Texas A&M International University

Meng-Hung Wu

B.S., National Central University-Taiwan
M.S., University of Texas-Pan American
Ph.D., University of Houston

Criminal Justice

Lisa B. Andre

A.A., Grand Rapids Community College
B.A. Grand Valley State University
M.S. Grand Valley State University

James Blair

A.A.S., Central Texas College
A.A., Central Texas College
B.S., Tarleton State University
M.C.J., Tarleton State University

Rogelio Escaname

B.C.J., University of Texas-Pan American
M.S., University of Texas-Pan American

Jorge Fuentes

B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.Ed., University of Texas-Pan American
M.S.C.J., University of Texas-Pan American

Richard C. Huber

Certificate, Mount Royal College
B.S., University of Great Falls
M.S., University of Great Falls

Marc F. Hughes

B.A., Sam Houston State University
M.A., Sam Houston State University

Ferrin B.L. McMillan Jr.

B.S., Florida State University
M.S./A.J.S.
University of Phoenix

Myra J. Navarro

B.A., St. Mary's University
M.S., Kaplan University
J.D., St. Mary's University

Mark G. Stough

B.A., University of Alabama
M.S., University of Alabama

Culinary Arts

Angelica M. Barrera

Certificate, South Texas College
Certificate, South Texas College
A.A.S., South Texas College

Erasmo Gonzalez

A.A.S., South Texas College
A.A., South Texas College
A.A.S., South Texas College

Jennifer J. Guerra

A.A.S., Culinary Institute of America
B.A.T., South Texas College

Ruben Lemus

Certificate, South Texas College
A.A.S., South Texas College

Joanna M. Villarreal

A.A.S., South Texas College

Developmental English

Laura Y. De La Viña

B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Jose J. Gonzalez

B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.A., Catholic University America

Jose A. Perez

B.A., Stanford University
M.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Stevan M. Schiefelbein

B.S.Ed., University of North Dakota
M.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Maria R. Tello

B.A., Texas A&M University-Kingsville
M.A., Texas A&M University-Kingsville
Ed.D., Texas A&M University-Kingsville

Xin Zuo

B.A., Changde Teachers College-China
M.Ed., Texas Tech University
Ph.D., Texas Tech University

Developmental Math

Enrique Arredondo

B.S., University of Texas-Pan American
M.S., University of Texas-Pan American

Rosana C. Carpio

B.S., Instituto Pedagogico Nacional-Peru
M.S., Texas Tech University

Pablo Cortez

B.S., St. Edward’s University
M.S., Texas A&M University

Elizandro Flores

B.S., University of Texas-Pan American
M.S., University of Texas-Pan American

Javier Garcia

B.S., University of Texas-Pan American
M.Ed., University of Texas-Pan American

Maria Del Carmen M. Garcia

B.S., University of Texas-Pan American
M.Ed., University of Texas-Pan American

Richard G. Getso

B.S., University of Texas-Pan American
M.S., University of Texas-Pan American

Masood Haidarasl

B.S., Texas A&M University-Kingsville
M.S., Texas A&M University-Kingsville
M.Ed., Texas A&M University-Kingsville

Juan J. Ibarra

B.S., University of Texas-Pan American
M.S., University of Texas-Pan America

Armando A. Lopez

B.S., University of Texas-Pan American
M.S., University of Texas-Pan American

David Lung

B.S., University of Texas-Pan American
M.S., University of Texas-Pan American

Pedro A. Paz

B.S., University of Texas-Brownsville/ Texas Southmost College
M.S., University of Texas-Brownsville/Texas Southmost College
M.Ed., University of Texas-Brownsville/Texas Southmost College

Marco R. Rodriguez

B.S., University of Texas-Pan American
M.S., University of Texas-Pan American

Matea Vasquez-Solis

B.S., University of Texas-Pan American
M.S., University of Texas-Pan American

Developmental Reading

Anna B. Alaniz

B.I.S., University of Texas-Pan American
M.Ed., University of Texas-Pan American

Romaldo G. Dominguez

B.S., University of Maryland
M.Ed., University of Texas-Pan American

Tanya H. Masso

B.S., University of Texas at Austin
M.Ed., University of Texas-Pan American

Tammi J. Naumann

B.A., Concordia College
B.A., Concordia College
M.Ed., University of Texas-Pan American

Aleli San Pedro Remigio

B.A., Laguna College of Business/Art-Philippines
M.Ed., University of Texas-Pan American

Adalia M. Reyna

B.S., University of Texas-Pan American
M.Ed., University of Texas-Pan American

Florinda Rodriguez

B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.Ed., University of Texas-Pan American

Joy L. Wells

B.A., Michigan State University
M.Ed., University of Texas-Pan American

Diesel Technology

Fred Barrera

Certificate, South Texas College
A.A.S., South Texas College
B.B.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Aaron Moreno

A.A.S., South Texas College

Manuel Niño

Certificate, South Texas College
A.A.S., Amarillo College

Ruben R. Pompa

Certificate, South Texas College
A.A.S., South Texas College

Paul K. Scoville

A.A.S., Indian Hills Community College

Drama

Marcela Garza

B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Joel J. Rodriguez

B.A., University of St. Thomas
M. Religious Ed., University of St. Thomas
M.F.A., University of Texas-Austin

Economics

Minerva Aguilera

B.B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.S.N., University of Texas-Brownsville/Texas Southmost College
Ph.D., University of Texas at Tyler

Ruby C. Campuzano

B.B.A.,University of Texas-Pan American
M.S., University of Texas-Pan American

Lyudmyla V. Dickinson

B.S., Chernivtsi State University-Ukraine
M.S., Chernivtsi State University-Ukraine

Salvador A. Martinez

B.S., Weber State University
Ph.D., University of Florida

Kevin M. Peek

B.A., University of Nevada-Reno
M.S., University of Nevada-Reno
Ph.D., University of Nevada-Reno

Oscar A. Plaza

B.A., Universidad De Chile-Chile
M.A., Universidad De Chile-Chile
M.A., IIiff School of Theology
M.A., University of Denver
Ph.D., University of Denver

Teo E. Sepulveda

B.S., University of Texas-Pan American
M.S., Georgia Southern University

Bimal Soti

M.A., Central Michigan University
Ph.D., Florida International University

Jing Zhu

B.I.T., Nankai University-China
M.B.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Education

Liza E. Gonzalez

B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.A., University of North Texas
Ed.D., Texas A&M University-Kingsville

Sandra Ledesma

B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.Ed., Capella University
Ph.D., Capella University

Juan R. Ramirez

B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.A., University of Texas-Pan American
Ph.D., Texas A&M University-Kingsville

Ana M. Riojas

A.A.S., South Texas Community College
B.S., University of Texas-Pan American
M.Ed., University of Texas-Pan American

Rene R. Zuniga

B.B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.Ed., University of Texas-Pan American
Ed.D., University of Texas-Rio Grande Valley

Electrician Technology

Christina A. Aguilar

Certificate, South Texas College
A.A.S., South Texas College

Ricardo Olivarez

Certificate, South Texas College
A.A.S., South Texas College

Daniel Sanchez

Certificate, South Texas College
Certificate, South Texas College
A.A.S., South Texas College

Felix Sandoval

B.S., University of Texas-Pan American

Emergency Medical Technology

Joseph A. Archer

A.A.S., South Texas College
B.S., University of Texas-Pan American

Adriana Benson

Certificate, South Texas College
Certificate, South Texas College
A.A.S., South Texas College
B.A.T., South Texas College

Janelle S. Billings

A.A.S., South Texas College
B.S.C.J., University of Texas-Brownsville/Texas Southmost College

Henry Cortez

Certificate, South Texas College
A.A.S., South Texas College
A.A.S., South Texas College

Edgar Flores

A.A.S., South Texas College

Miriam Garza

Certificate, South Texas College
Certificate, South Texas College
A.A.S., South Texas College
B.A.T., South Texas College

Roberto Gonzalez

A.A.S., South Texas College
B.S., University of Texas-Pan American
D.M., Universidad Mexico Americana Del Norte-Mexico

David M. Martinez

A.A.S., South Texas College

Steven D. Miller

A.A.S., South Texas College

Carlos E. Tello

A.A.S., South Texas College
A.A.S., South Texas College

Engineering

Eduardo Benavides

B.S., University of Texas-Arlington
M.S., University of Texas-Arlington

Rommel Garza

B.S., University of Texas-Pan American
M.S., University of Texas-Pan American
M.S., University of Texas-Pan American

Martin W. Knecht

A.E.S., Lincoln Land Community College
B.S., University of Illinois-Urbana
M.S., University of Illinois-Urbana
M.S.E., University of Texas-Pan American

English

Liana Andreasen

B.A. Universitatea "AL. I. Cuzaquot
IASI-Romania
M.A. Salisbury University
Ph.D., State University of New York-Binghamton

Robin P. Andreasen

B.A., State University of New York-Binghamton
M.A., State University of New York-Binghamton

Robin A. Bell

B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Evaristo Bocanegra

B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Colleen C. Brooks

B.A., Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi
M.A., Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi

Carolyn G. Burks

B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.A., University of Texas-Brownsville/Texas Southmost College
Ed,D., University of Houston

Dana Cantu

B.A., Western Illinois University
M.A., Western Illinois University
Ed.D., Arkansas State University

Darci A. Cather

A.A., Lake Land College
B.A., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
M.A., University of Montana

Joshua J. Chapa

B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.F.A., Texas State University

Isaac Chavarria

B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.F.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Richard Coronado

B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.S., University of Texas-Pan American

Kimberlee M. Etherington

B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Tom J. Fuschetto

B.A., Rutgers University
M.A., Texas State University
M.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Maricela Garcia

B.A., University of Texas-Austin
M.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Mayra P. Garcia

B.A., Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi
M.A., Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi

Patrick A. Garcia

B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Erika M. Garza

B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.F.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Joseph D. Haske

B.A., Lake Superior State University
M.A., Bowling Green State University
M.F.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Clarissa R. Hayden

A.A., Lake Land College
B.A., Eastern Illinois University
M.A., Eastern Illinois University

Silvia E. Herrera

B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Jonathan T. Jones

B.A., Luther College
M.Div., Wartburg Theological Seminary
M.A., University of Texas-Brownsville/Texas Southmost College

Jennifer A. Knecht

B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Jose R. Martinez Jr.

B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.F.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Evashisha Masilamony

B.A., North Eastern Hill University-India
M.A., North Eastern Hill University-India
Ph.D., University of Pune-India

Daniel M. Mendoza

B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.S., University of Houston-Victoria
M.F.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Brett J. Millan

B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.A., University of Texas-Pan American
Ed.D., Texas A&M University-Kingsville

Rebecca O. Millan

B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.S., University of Texas-Pan American
Ed.D., Texas A&M University-Kingsville

Marcia Mitchell

B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.Ed., Texas A&M University-Kingsville
Ed.D., University of Houston

Stephen D. Morrison

B.A., University of Arizona
M.F.A., University of Arizona
Ph.D., Texas Tech University

David R. Moyle

B.A., Kent State University
M.A., Kent State University

Elizabeth Munoz

B.S., University of Texas-Pan American
M.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Sharmila Nambiar

B.S., University of Delhi-India
M.A., Panjab University-India
M.A., University of Texas at Arlington

David A. Oakes

B.A., Texas A&M University
M.A., Lehigh University
Ph.D., Texas Christian University

Juan Ochoa

B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.F.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Lanesa A. Poulton

B.A., Emporia State University
M.A., Emporia State University
M.L.S., Emporia State University

Christopher T. Richardson

B.A., Webster University
M.A., University of Missouri-St. Louis
M.Ed., University of Missouri-St. Louis

Johanna Rios

A.A., South Texas College
B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Jessica S. Schnee

B.A., Randolph-Macon Woman’s College
M.A., University of Chicago

Marisa R. Taylor

B.A., University of North Carolina-Greensboro
M.F.A., University of Montana

Fine Arts

Lisa Patricia H. Ballinger

B.A., Trinity University
M.A., University of Denver

Rachael E. Brown

B.A., Indiana University
M.A., University of Illinois-Urbana
M.F.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Kyle A. Chaput

B.F.A., Fort Hays State University
M.F.A., Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi

Gregory N. England

B.F.A., Savannah College of Art and Design
M.F.A., Memphis College of Art

David M. Freeman

B.F.A., Memphis Academy of Arts
M.F.A., University of Texas-San Antonio

Eduardo J. Garcia

B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
B.F.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.F.A., University of North Texas

Christopher P. Leonard

B.F.A., University of Northern Iowa
M.F.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Phyllis Leverich

B.A., University of Houston-Clear Lake
M.A., Sam Houston State University
M.F.A., West Virginia University

Thomas L. Matthews

B.S., Belmont College
M.F.A., Texas Tech University

Daniel T. McInnis

B.A., Angelo State University
M.F.A., Brigham Young University

Charles E. Neumann

B.F.A., Texas State University
M.F.A., Texas Tech University

Scott L. Nicol

B.A., Austin College
M.F.A., University of Texas-San Antonio

Pedro J. Perez Suarez

B.A., Iowa State University
B.S., Iowa State University
M.A., Iowa State University

Richard L. Smith

B.F.A., Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi
M.F.A., Texas Christian University

Fire Science

Victor Fonseca

Certificate, Texas State Technical College
A.A.S., South Texas College

Jorge L. Jalomo

A.A.S., South Texas College
A.A.S., South Texas College

Health and Medical Administrative Services

Norma Longoria

B.S., University of Texas-Pan American
M.Ed., Texas A&M University

Irma Rodriguez

B.S., Incarnate Word University
M.Ed., Texas A&M University-Kingsville

Maria E. Rosas

Certificate, Public Health-Texas A&M University-Health Science Center
M.D., Universidad Valle Del Bravo-Mexico

Rose E. Solis

A.A.S., South Texas College
B.S., University of Cincinnati

Marina T. Villalobos

B.S., University of Texas-Pan American
O.D., University of Houston

Health Care Student Success

David Ayala

B.S., University of Texas - Pan American

Nestar Rios

D.M., Universidad Autonomous de Guadalajara

Antonio Santiago Nunez

A.A., Universidad De Puerto Rico-En Aguadilia-Puerto Rico
D.M, Universidad Del Noreste-Mexico

Sonya J. Sinsebox

B.S., Keuka College
M.Ed., University of Texas-Brownsville/Texas Southmost

Wayne K. Williams

B.R., Briercrest Bible Institute
M.A., Briercrest Bible College
M.A.C., Briercrest Bible Seminary

Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Technology

Jorge S. Martinez

Certificate, South Texas College
A.A.S., South Texas College

Rolando S. Noriega

A.A.S., Texas State Technical College

Arnoldo Perez

A.A.S., Texas State Technical College

Esteban Quintero

A.A.S., South Texas College

Guadalupe V. Sanchez

A.A.S., Texas State Technical College

Arturo Zamarripa

A.A.S., Texas State Technical College

History

Benjamin M. Allen

B.A., Louisiana State University-Shreveport
M.A., Louisiana Tech University
Ph.D., University of Texas-Arlington

James B. Barrera

B.A., Texas A&M University
M.A., University of Texas-El Paso
Ph.D., University of New Mexico

Patricia A. Blaine

B.A., Fort Hays State University
M.A., Arizona State University
Ph.D., Arizona State University

Judd H. Burton

B.A., Hardin Simmons University
M.A., Texas Tech University
Ph.D., Texas Tech University

William Carter

B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.A.I.S., University of Texas-Pan American
Ph.D., Arizona State University

Christopher R. Davis

B.A., Oklahoma Baptist University
M.A., University of Oklahoma
Ph.D., University of Oklahoma

Robert F. DeGarimore

B.S., University of Idaho
B.A., University of Idaho
M.A., University of Idaho

Rainlilly Elizondo

B.A. Texas A&M University-College Station
M.A., Texas Tech University
Ph.D., Texas A&M University-College Station

Frederick R. Garcia

B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Laura M. Gomez

B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Victor Gomez

A.A., South Texas College
B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Trinidad O. Gonzales

B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.A., University of Texas-Pan American
Ph.D., University of Houston

Robert Sean Kennedy

B.A., California State University-Chico
M.A., California State University-Chico

Annie P. Liss

B.S., Vanderbilt University
M.A., University of Iowa: Ph.D., University of Iowa

Jaclyn J. Miller

M.A., University of Kansas
Ph.D., University of Kansas

Elizandro Munoz

A.A., University of Texas-Brownsville/Texas Southmost College
B.A., University of Texas-Brownsville/Texas Southmost College
M.A.I.S., University of Texas-Brownsville/Texas Southmost College

Gilberto Reyes Jr.

B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.A., University of Texas at San Antonio

John S. Rice

B.S.E.D., Baylor University
M.A., California State University
M.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Joel B. Rodriguez

B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Jodi L. Sabin

A.A., Riverland Community College
B.S., University of Wisconsin-River Falls
M.A., University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire

John R. Terry

B.A., St. Cloud State University
M.A., St. Cloud State University

Alfonso F. Uribe

B.A., Texas A&M University-College Station
M.A., University of Texas-San Antonio

Human Resources

Ricardo R. Olivares

A.A., Vincennes University
B.A., Columbia College
M.A., University of the Incarnate Word
M.S., Troy University

Information Technology

Meliton Hinojosa

A.S., Community College of the Air Force
B.A.A.S., Texas A&M University-Kingsville
M.S., Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi

Adolfo Lozano

A.A.S., Del Mar College
B.S., Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi
M.S., Texas A&M International University

Gabriela E. Pena

B.S., Texas A&M University-Kingsville

Patricia Pomares

B.A.A.S., Texas A&M International University
M.Ed., University of Texas-Pan American

Maby A. Rosenbaum

B.S., University of Texas-Pan American

Francisco Salinas

A.A., South Texas College
A.A.S., South Texas College
B.A.A.S., University of Texas-Pan American
M.S.I.T., University of Texas-Pan American

Angelita Elizondo Teniente

B.B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.S., University of Texas-Pan American

Norma L. Zaragoza

B.B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.S., University of Texas-Pan American

Kinesiology

Brent Angangan

A.A., Reedley College
B.S., California State University-Fresno
M.A., California State University-Fresno

Brenda L. Ayala

B.S.W., University of Texas-Pan American
M.Ed., University of Texas-Pan American

Rebecca De Los Santos

B.S., University of Texas-Pan American
M.Ed., University of Texas-Pan American
Ed.D., University of Phoenix

Roberto Martinez

B.S., University of Texas-Pan American
M.Ed., University of Texas-Pan American
M.S., University of Texas-Pan American

Rodrigo Martinez

B.S., University of Texas Rio Grande Valley
M.S., University of Texas Rio Grande Valley

Mathematics

Terutake Abe

B.S., University of Tokyo-Japan
M.A., State University of New York-Buffalo
M.A., John Hopkins University
Ph.D., John Hopkins University

Hanan T. Amro

B.A., Edinboro University of Pennsylvania
M.S., Kansas State University
Ph.D., Texas A&M University

Jonathan W. Bell

B.S., University of Texas-Pan American
M.S., University of Texas-Pan American

Sunmi Yoo Brown

B.Ed., Korea National University of Education
M.S., University of Texas-Brownsville/Texas Southmost College

Rafael M. Chavarria

B.S., University of Toledo
M.S., Texas A&M University-Kingsville
M.S., University of Texas-Pan American

Veronica E. Dominguez

B.S., University of Texas-Pan American
M.S., University of Texas-Pan American

Reid Etheridge

B.S., University of Texas-Pan American
M.S., University of Texas-Pan American

Mahmoud Fath El Den

B.S., University of Cairo-Egypt
M.A., Arizona State University
Ph.D., Arizona State University

Eric J. Garcia

B.S., University of Texas-Brownsville/Texas Southmost College
M.S., University of Texas-Pan American

John G. Garcia

A.S., South Texas College
B.S., University of Texas-Pan American
M.S., University of Texas-Pan American

Juan C. Gaytan

B.S., University of Texas-Pan American
M.S., University of Texas-Pan American

Rosa E. Gutierrez

A.S., South Texas College
B.S., University of Texas-Pan American
M.S., University of Texas-Pan American

Mehran Hassanpour

B.S., Jackson State University
M.A., Mississippi State University
Ph.D., University of North Texas

Huaien Li

B.S., Sichuan Union University-China
Ph.D., Sichuan Union University-China

Juan Luna

B.S., University of Texas-Pan American
M.S., University of Texas-Pan American

Todd P. Meisel

B.S., University of Texas-Pan American
M.S., University of Texas-Pan American

Daniel A. Montez

B.S., University of Texas-Pan American
M.S., University of Texas-Pan American

Mario J. Morin

B.S., University of Texas-Pan American
M.S., University of Texas-Pan American

Christopher J. Neely

B.S., University of Texas-Austin
M.A., University of Texas-Austin

Lazaro Pena

B.E.T., Universidad Autonoma De Nuevo Leon-Mexico
B.S., Universidad Autonoma De Nuevo Leon-Mexico
M.S.E., University of Texas-Pan American
M.S., University of Texas-Pan American

Aida G. Punsalan

B.S., Adamson University-Philippines
M.S., University of Santo Thomas-Philippines
M.S., University of Texas-Pan American

Lily R. Rai

B.Ed., University of Bombay-India
M.S., Dalhousie University-Canada
M.A., Dalhousie University-Canada

Nayef M. Shaath

B.S., Texas A&M University-Kingsville
M.S., Texas A&M University-Kingsville

Mohamed E. Werfelli

M.S., Carnegie-Mellon University
Ph.D., New Mexico State University

Wei Yin

B.S., Huazhong Normal University
M.S., University of Texas-Pan American

Medical Assistant Technology

Melissa Gauna

A.S., South Texas College
B.A.T., South Texas College

Abigail A. Rodriguez

B.S., University of Texas-Pan American
B.S., University of Texas Medical Branch-Galveston

Laura Singleterry

Certificate, South Texas College
A.A.S., South Texas College
B.A.T., South Texas College

Medical & Health Services Management (Baccalaureate Program)

Edwin J.S. Tamayo

B.A., Northern Christian College-Philippines
M.S., Adventist University of the Philippines-Philippines
Ph.D., University of the Philippines-Philippines

Music

William W. Buhidar

B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.M., University of Texas-Pan American

Daniel P. Cather

B.M., Eastern Illinois University
M.A., Eastern Illinois University

Benjamin R. Coy

B.M., Roosevelt University
M.M., Northwestern University
D.M.A., Ohio State University

Jaime A. Garcia

B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.M., University of Texas-Pan American

Michael A. Gersten

B.M., University of Kansas
M.M., University of Kansas

Sharon O'Leary

B.S., Missouri Western State College
M.M., University of Missouri-Columbia

Ronald F. Schermerhorn

B.M., University of Texas-Arlington
M.M., University of Louisiana

Occupational Therapy Assistant

Celina Casas

A.A.S., South Texas College
B.A.T., University of Texas-Brownsville/Texas Southmost College
M.S., University of Texas-Pan American
D.O.T., Rocky Mountain University

Maria Elena Galvan

B.S., Texas Woman’s University
M.Ed., Texas A&M University-Kingsville

Layman D. Miller

B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.B.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Office Administration

Andres A. Garza

B.I.S., University of Texas-Pan American
M.Ed., University of Texas-Brownsville/Texas Southmost College

Iris Jasso

B.B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.Ed., University of Texas-Brownsville/Texas Southmost College

Socorro B. Morales

A.A.S., Texas State Technical College
B.B.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Ernesto O. Pena

A.A., South Texas College
B.A.T., South Texas College

Organizational Leadership (Baccalaureate Program)

Rosemond Ann Moore

B.S., Purdue University
M.B.A., Indiana University
Ph.D., University of Texas-Rio Grande Valley

Paralegal

Jaime Morales

B.A., Wabash College
J.D., University of Texas at Austin

Patient Care Assistant

Magdalena Handy

A.A.S., South Texas College

Sharon M. Rice

Certificate, Trot School of Nursing
A.A.S., South Texas College

Felisa A. Saenz

A.S., South Texas College
A.A.S., South Texas College

Corina Sauceda

A.A.S., South Texas College

Gabriel Vallejo

B.S.N., University of Texas Brownsville/Texas and Southmost College
M.S.N., University of Texas Rio Grande Valley

Pharmacy Technology

David M. Castro

B.S., University of Texas-Austin
M.B.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Theresa L. Garza

B.S., Auburn University
Pharm.D., Auburn University

Roger Rodriguez

Certificate, South Texas College
A.A.S., South Texas College

Philosophy

Lee A. Basham

B.A., University of Nebraska-Lincoln
M.A., University of Oklahoma
Ph.D., University of Oklahoma

Dominic B. Braune

B.A., University of Washington
M.A., University of Washington
M.A., Drew University

Debby D. Hutchins

B.A., Sam Houston State University
Ph.D., Boston College

Jeffrey T. McBride

B.A., Oklahoma State University
M.A., University of Oklahoma

Andres Molina Ochoa

M.A., Binghamton University
Ph.D., Binghamton University

Christopher A. Nelson

B.A., California State University at Sacramento
M.A., Southern Illinois University at Carbondale
Ph.D., Southern Illinois University at Carbondale

Theresa J. Norman

B.A., Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville
M.A., Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville

Aaron B. Wilson

B.A., Boston University
M.A., University of Miami
Ph.D., University of Miami

Physical Science

Jose L. Cortez

B.S., Texas A&M University-Kingsville
M.S., Texas A&M University-Kingsville
M.S., University of Michigan-Ann Arbor
Ph.D., University of Michigan-Ann Arbor

Carl D. Doney

B.S. University of Louisiana-Monroe
M.S., University of Louisiana-Monroe

Mahmoud A. Gassem

B.S., University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
M.A., University of Mississippi

Jeremy Hinck

A.S., Dutchess Community College
B.S., University of Albany-SUNY
M.S., University of Albany-SUNY

Noel L. Punsalan

B.S., Mapua Institute of Technology, Philippines
M.S., Angeles University Foundation-Philippines
M.S., University of Texas-Pan American

Physical Therapist Assistant

Arlene P. Garcia

A.A.S., Houston Community College

Diana E. Hernandez

B.S., Texas Woman’s University
M.Ed., Texas A&M University-Kingsville

Sharlene Polvado

A.A.S., South Texas College

Physics

Pramod Lamichhane

M.S., Wayne State University
Ph.D., Wayne State University

Louis Lee

B.S., California State Polytechnic University
M.S., California State University-Long Beach

Mario A. Lopez

B.S., University of Texas-Pan American
M.S., University of Washington

Ravindra C. Nandigam

B.S., Osmania University-India
M.S., Osmania University-India
Ph.D., University of Texas-El Paso

Saiyid F. Wahid

B.S., Northeastern University
M.S., Northeastern University
Ph.D., Northeastern University

Guanghua Xu

B.S., Zhongshan University-China
M.S., University of California-Riverside
Ph.D., University of California-Riverside

Police Academy

Victor Valdez

A.A.S., South Texas College

Roberto Vela

B.S.C.J., University of Texas-Pan American

Political Science

Robert C. Ballinger

B.A., University of Cincinnati
M.A., University of Denver
Ph.D., Syracuse University

Jeffrey C. Berry

B.S., Moorhead State College
M.S., Troy State University

Jose A. Bocanegra

A.A.S., University of Texas-Brownsville/Texas Southmost College
A.A., University of Texas-Brownsville/Texas Southmost College
A.A., University of Texas-Brownsville/Texas Southmost College
B.A., University of Texas-Brownsville/Texas Southmost College
B.S., University of Texas-Brownsville/Texas Southmost College
M.A.I.S., University of Texas-Brownsville/Texas Southmost College

Alexander M. Burton

B.A., State University of New York-New Paltz
M.A., The Graduate Center-City University of New York

Fred C. Cady

B.A., University of Texas-El Paso
M.A., University of Texas-Austin
M.P.A., University of Texas-El Paso

Jennifer B. Clark

B.A., University of Sheffield
M.A., Southwest Texas State University

Adan Contreras

B.A., Texas A&M University
M.S., Texas A&M University

Mark A. Gadson

B.S., Northern Michigan University
M.P.A., Northern Michigan University

Kenna S. Giffin

B.A., University of Kansas
B.S., University of Kansas
B.M., University of North Texas
M.A., Texas Woman's University
M.A., Texas Woman's University
J.D., University of Houston

William L. Greene

B.A., University of North Carolina-Asheville
M.A., University of North Carolina-Greensboro

Darrold T. Guinn

B.J., University of Texas-Austin
M.B.A., Texas A&M International University
M.A., Texas A&M University-Kingsville

Yolanda G. Hake

B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.C.R.P., Harvard University

Kevin T. Holton

B.A., University of Texas-Austin
M.A., Baylor University
Ph.D., Baylor University

Jerry J. Inmon

B.A., Sam Houston State University
M.A., Sam Houston State University

Christopher R. Marshall

B.S., University of Utah
M.A., Western Illinois University
J.D., Brigham Young University

Larry B. McElvain

B.A., University of Colorado
M.A., University of New Mexico

Mark R. Murray

A.A., Saddleback College
B.A., California State University
M.A., San Diego State University

Kirk M. Neckel

B.B.A., Sam Houston State University
M.A., Sam Houston State University

Ayodyi O. Ogundele

B.A., Concordia University
M.A., University of North Texas
Ph.D., University of North Texas

Darrial Reynolds

B.A., Idaho State University
B.A., New Mexico Highlands University
M.H.E., Idaho State University
D.A.., Idaho State University

Pooja Rishi

M.A., University of Delaware
Ph.D., University of Delaware

Mark A. Schuler

B.A., University of Missouri-Columbia
M.A., University of Missouri-St. Louis
Ph.D., University of Missouri-St. Louis

Bryan H. Smith

B.A., University of Alberta-Canada
M.A., Fordham University
Ph.D., Fordham University

Anthony G. Squiers

M.A., Western Michigan University
Ph.D., Western Michigan University

Ana R. Sverdlick

M.S., Rutgers University
Ph.D., Rutgers University

Rogerio J. Zapata

B.A., Sam Houston State University
M.A., Sam Houston State University

Psychological Science

Blake H. Armstrong

A.A., San Jacinto Community College
B.S., University of Houston-Clear Lake
M.A., New School for Social Research
Ph.D., California School of Professional Psychology

Pedro Cantu

B.A., Texas A&M University-Kingsville
M.S., Texas A&M University-Kingsville

Carlo Gonzalez

B.S., University of Texas-Pan American
M.A., New Mexico State University

Paul L. Gonzalez

B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
Ph.D., University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center-Dallas

Janene L. Israel

B.S., University of Northern Iowa
M.Div., Emory University
Ph.D., Northcentral University

Linda S. Jackson

B.A., Indiana University of Bloomington
M.Ed., University of Texas-Pan American
M.A., University of Texas-Pan American
Ph.D., Walden University

Sandra Moreno

B.A., Texas A&M University - Kingsville
M.S., Texas A&M University - Kingsville

Jennifer D. Reid

B.S., Texas A&M University-College Station
M.A., University of Houston - Clear Lake
M.A., Rutgers State University of New Jersey
Ph.D., Rutgers State University of New Jersey

Eric L. Reittinger

B.S., Utah State University
Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Orlando Rodriguez

B.S., University of Texas-Pan American
M.A., University of Texas-Pan American
Ph.D., Walden University

Jose A. Sanchez

B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.Ed., University of Texas-Pan American
Ph.D., Texas A&M University-College Station

Alejandro Sarabia

B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Wilfrido E. Sarabia

B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.A., University of Texas-Pan American

David L. Shepard

B.S., University of North Texas
M.A., Southern Methodist University

Liza Veliz

B.S., University of Texas-Pan American
M.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Timothy R. Weber

A.A., Concordia Lutheran College-Ann Arbor
B.A., Concordia University-River Forest
M.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Public Administration

Diana Lucio

B.A., University of Texas-Arlington
M.P.A., Baruch College

Radiologic Technology

Claudia J. Arteaga

A.A.S., South Texas College

Crystal Bird

A.A.S., South Texas College
B.S., Midwestern State University
MA. Ed., Trident University International

Mildred Marroquin

A.A., Laredo Community College
A.A.S., South Texas College

Eunice T. Sauceda

A.A.S., South Texas College
A.A.S., University of Texas-Brownsville/Texas Southmost College
A.A., South Texas College
B.A.T., South Texas College

Respiratory Therapy

Darcy Carpenter

A.A.S., University of Texas-Brownsville/Texas Southmost College
B.A.T., University of Texas-Brownsville/Texas Southmost College

Betty Chong-Menard

A.A.S., Texas Southmost College
A.A.S., University of Texas-Brownsville/Texas Southmost College
B.A.T., University of Texas-Brownsville/Texas Southmost College
M.Ed., University of Texas-Brownsville/Texas Southmost College

Rosa L. Cuellar

A.A.S., University of Texas-Brownsville/Texas Southmost College
A.A.S., Del Mar College
B.A.T., University of Texas-Brownsville/Texas Southmost College

Gabriel Pena

A.A.S., University of Texas-Brownsville/Texas Southmost College
B.A.T., University of Texas-Brownsville/Texas Southmost College
M.S., Texas A&M University-Kingsville

Ramsey L. Rodriguez

B.S., Texas Southern University
M.P.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Social Work

Robert S. Luckett

A.S., Trident Technical College
B.S., College of Charleston
M.S.W., University of South Carolina

Noel A. Ysasi

B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
MEd., University of Texas-Pan American

Sociology

David Arizmendi

B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.S., University of Texas-Pan American

Jenny L. Chamberlain

B.A., Brigham Young University
M.S., Brigham Young University

Marcie De La Cruz

B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.S., University of Texas-Pan American

Sylvia L. Flores

A.A., South Texas College
B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.A., Texas A&M International University

Nihan Kayaardi Hinojosa

M.S., University of Texas-Pan American
Ph.D., Texas Women's University

Rolando R. Longoria

B.A., Standford University
M.A., University of California Santa Barbara
Ph.D., University of California Santa Barbara

Royal Loresco

B.A., California State University-Long Beach
M.A., California State University-Fullerton
Ph. D., Capella University

Eric J. Moeller

B.A., Concordia Seminary
M.D., Concordia Seminary
M.A., University of Chicago
Ph.D., University of Chicago

Technology Management (Baccalaureate Program)

Benito Garza

B.S., University of Texas-Pan American
M.Ed., University of Texas-Pan American
Ph.D., Capella University

Oscar Plaza

B.A., Universidad de Chile-Chile
M.A., Iliff School of Theology
M.A., Universidad de Chile-Chile
M.A., University of Denver
Ph.D., University of Denver

Meng-Hung Wu

B.S., National Central University-Taiwan
M.S., University of Texas-Pan American
Ph.D., University of Houston

Vocational Nursing

Maria D. Alonzo

A.A.S., University of Texas-Pan American

Zelda F. Colegado

B.S., Philippine Union College-Philippines
M.S.N., University of Texas-Brownsville/Texas Southmost College

Karen S. Countryman

A.A., Washington Community and Technical College
B.S.N., University of Phoenix
M.S.N., University of Phoenix

Gwen Dalida

B.S.N., Mountain View College-Philippines
M.S.N., University of Texas-Brownsville/Texas Southmost College

Jaime L. Deree

B.S.N., Curry College
M.S.N., University of Texas-Brownsville/Texas Southmost College

Edna M. Garcia

Certificate, South Texas College
A.A.S., South Texas College

Georgina E. Garza

Certificate, South Texas College
A.A.S., Lamar State College
A.A.S., Big Ben Community College

Victor Garza III

A.A.S., University of Texas-Pan American
B.S.N., University of Texas-Pan American
M.S.N., University of Texas- Pan American

Delphia K. May

A.A.S. University of Texas-Brownsville/Texas Southmost College
M.S.N., Walden University

Vickie L. McGill

B.S.N., University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Rebecca J. Miller

A.A.S., University of Texas-Pan American
M.S., Walden University

Eloisa V. Moctezuma

Certificate, Laredo Community College
A.A.S., Laredo Community College
A.A.S., Laredo Community College
B.S.N., Texas A&M International University

Daphine H. Mora

A.A.S., University of Texas-Pan American
B.S.N., University of Texas-Pan American
M.Ed., Texas A&M University-Kingsville

Cynthia Salinas

A.A.S., University of Texas-Pan American
B.S.N., University of Texas-Brownsville/Texas Southmost College
M.S.N., University of Texas-Brownsville/Texas Southmost College

Judith C. Sevilla De La Cruz

B.S., University of San Carlos-Philippines
B.S.N., Quezon City Medical Center and Colleges-Philippines
M.S.N., University of Texas-Brownsville/Texas Southmost College

Margo A. Vargas-Ayala

A.A.S., University of Texas-Pan American
B.S., University of Texas-Pan American
M.S.N., University of Texas-Brownsville/Texas Southmost College

Annette Wingard

A.A.S., South Texas College
B.S., University of Texas-Pan American
B.S., University of Texas-Arlington

Welding

Hector H. Cavazos

Certificate, South Texas College
B.A., Texas A&M University-Kingsville

Richard G. Ingram

Certificate, Texas State Technical College
A.A.S., Texas State Technical College

Luke F. Parker

Certificate, Mountain View College
A.A.S., Mountain View College

World Languages

James P. Banford

B.A., Brigham Young University
M.A., Brigham Young University

Emmanuel X. Belena

M.A., Texas Tech University
Ph.D., Florida State University

Jovonne A. Delgado

Certificate, San Antonio College Medical and Dental Assistants
A.A., South Texas College
B.A.T., South Texas College
M.A., Texas A&M University
Certified Level III Interpreter, State of Texas

Mario Espinoza

B.B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Melissa R. Ibanez

B.A., Gallaudet University
B.S., Stephen F. Austin State University
M.A., Gallaudet University

Nereida Lopez

B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Delia Magdaleno

B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Rosario Matulewicz

B.B.A., University of Texas-San Antonio
M.A., University of Texas-San Antonio

Elisa Pastor

B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Juan A. Silva

B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Jorge L. Solis

B.B.A., University of Texas-Pan American
M.Ed., University of Texas-Pan American
Certified Level II Interpreter-State of Texas

Hector Villarreal

B.S., University of Texas-Pan American
M.A., University of Texas-Pan American