Degree Program Contacts

College of Arts and Sciences

College of Communication and Fine Arts

College of Education

College of Health Sciences

College of Professional and Liberal Studies

Fogelman College of
Business and Economics

Herff College of Engineering

Kemmons Wilson School of
Hospitality and Resort Management

Loewenberg College of Nursing

School of Communication
Sciences and Disorders

School of Public Health


College of Arts and Sciences

Phone: 901.678.3067, FAX: 901.678.4831
Home Page:www.memphis.edu/cas/
E-mail: rkreuz@memphis.edu
107 Scates Hall
Abby Parrill-Baker, PhD, Dean
Roger Kreuz, PhD, Associate Dean for Graduate Studies -- 901.678.3372
Victoria Tardugno, College Director of Graduate Studies, vcrynlds@memphis.edu

Department of Anthropology
Applicant Information
Phone: 901.678.2080, FAX: 901.678.2069
Home Page: www.memphis.edu/anthropology/
E-mail: mmtrapp@memphis.edu
316 Manning Hall 
Keri Brondo, Ph.D., Chair
Micah Trapp, PhD, Graduate Studies Coordinator -- 901.678.2080

Department of Biological Sciences
Applicant Information
Phone: 901.678.2581, FAX: 901.678.0173
Home Page: www.memphis.edu/biology/
E-mail: grad_studies_coordinator@memphis.edu
201 Life Sciences
Dave Freeman, PhD, Chair
Omar Skalli, PhD, Graduate Studies Coordinator -- 901.678.1730

Department of Chemistry
Applicant Information
Phone: 901.678.2622, FAX: 901.678.3447
Home Page: www.memphis.edu/chem/
E-mail: dlbaker@memphis.edu
213 Smith Chemistry
Gary Emmert, PhD, Chair
Daniel Baker, PhD, Graduate Studies Coordinator -- 901.678.4426

Department of City and Regional Planning, School of Urban Affairs and Public Policy
Applicant Information
Phone: 901.678.2161, Fax: 901.678.4162
Home Page: www.memphis.edu/planning/
E-mail: casanto@memphis.edu
208 McCord Hall
Charles Santo, PhD, Chair and Graduate Studies Coordinator -- 901.678.3566

Department of Computer Science
Master Applicant Information
Doctorate Applicant Information
Phone: 901.678.5465, Fax: 901.678.1506
Home Page: www.memphis.edu/cs/
E-mail: cs-info@memphis.edu
375 Dunn Hall
Lan Wang, PhD, Chair -- 901.678.2727
Scott Fleming, PhD, Graduate Studies Coordinator -- 901.678.3142
E-Mail: sdflming@memphis.edu

Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice, School of Urban Affairs and Public Policy
Applicant Information
Phone: 901.678.2737, Fax: 901.678.5279
Home Page: www.memphis.edu/cjustice/
311 McCord Hall 
K.B. Turner, PhD, Chair
E-mail: kbturner@memphis.edu
James McCutcheon, PhD, Graduate Studies Coordinator
Email: jcmcctch@memphis.edu

Data Science
Applicant Information
Phone: 901.678.5259, Fax: 901.678.1506
Home page: www.memphis.edu/datascience
E-mail: datascience@memphis.edu
323 Dunn Hall/ 403B FedEx Institute of Technology
Vasile Rus, PhD,  Program Coordinator -- 901.678.5259

Department of Earth Sciences
Applicant Information
Phone: 901.678.2177, FAX: 901.678.2178
Home Page: www.memphis.edu/earthsciences/
107 Johnson Hall 
Arleen Hill, PhD, Chair
Andrew Mickelson, PhD, Graduate Studies Coordinator -- 901.678.4361
E-mail: amicklsn@memphis.edu

Center for Earthquake Research & Information
Applicant Information
Phone: 901.678.2007, FAX: 901.678.4734
Home Page: www.memphis.edu/ceri/
E-mail: capowell@memphis.edu
3890 Central Ave
Charles Langston, PhD, Director 
Christine Powell, PhD, Graduate Studies Coordinator -- 901.678.8455

Department of English
Applicant Information
Phone: 901.678.2651, FAX: 901.678.2226
Home Page: www.memphis.edu/english/
E-mail: ego@memphis.edu
467 Patterson Hall 
Joshua Phillips, PhD, Chair
Jeffrey Scraba, PhD, Graduate Studies Coordinator -- 901.678.4768

Department of History
Applicant Information - Master's
Applicant Information - PhD
Phone: 901.678.2515, FAX: 901.678.2720
Home Page: www.memphis.edu/history/
E-mail: amdaily@memphis.edu
219 Mitchell Hall 
Daniel Unowsky, PhD, Chair
Andrew Daily, PhD, Graduate Studies Coordinator -- 901.678.2868

Department of Mathematical Sciences
Applicant Information
Phone: 901.678.2482, FAX: 901.678.2480
Home Page: www.memphis.edu/msci/
E-mail: (Mathematics): mbotelho@memphis.edu
373 Winfield Dunn Hall 
Irena Lasiecka, PhD, Chair
Fernanda Botelho, PhD, Mathematics Graduate Studies Coordinator -- 901.678.3131
E. O. George, PhD Statistics Graduate Studies Coordinator -- 901.678.5088

Department of Philosophy
Applicant Information
Phone: 901.678.2535, FAX: 901.678.4365
Home Page: www.memphis.edu/philosophy/
E-mail: philosophy@memphis.edu
337 Clement Hall 
Dr. Remy Debes, PhD, Interim Chair -- 901.678.2535.
Michael Monahan, PhD, Graduate Admissions Director -- 901.678.2535
E-Mail: mjmnahan@memphis.edu
Timothy Roche, PhD, Graduate Studies Coordinator -- 901.678.3355

Department of Physics and Materials Science
Applicant Information
Phone: 901.678.2410, FAX: 901.678.4733
Home Page: www.memphis.edu/physics/
E-mail:  xshen1@memphis.edu
216 Manning Hall 
Firouzeh Sabri, PhD, Chair
Xiao Shen, PhD, Graduate Studies Coordinator -- 901.678.1668

Department of Political Science
Applicant Information
Phone: 901.678.2395, FAX: 901.678.2983
Home Page: www.memphis.edu/polisci/
E-mail: jmabrnth@memphis.edu
437 Clement Hall 
Matthias Kaelberer, PhD, Department Chair
Eric Groenendyk, PhD, Graduate Studies Coordinator -- 901.678.3462
Eric Groenendyk, PhD, Graduate Recruiting Coordinator -- 901.678.3462

Department of Psychology
Applicant Information
Phone: 901.678.2145, FAX: 901.678.2579
Home Page: www.memphis.edu/psychology/
E-mail: cywshngt@memphis.edu
202 Psychology Building 
Randy G. Floyd, PhD, Chair
Robert Cohen, PhD, Graduate Studies Coordinator -- 901.678.4679

Department of Public and Nonprofit Administration, School of Urban Affairs and Public Policy
Applicant Information
Phone: 901.678.3360; FAX 901.678.2981
Home Page: www.memphis.edu/padm/
Email: mpa@memphis.edu
124 McCord Hall 
Sharon Wrobel, PhD, Chair -- 901.678.4720
John Topinka, PhD, Graduate Studies Coordinator -- 901.678.3365
Erin Nelson, PhD, MNM Coordinator-- 901.678.5527-- knmenoff@memphis.edu 

Department of Sociology
Applicant Information
Phone: 901.678.2611, FAX: 901.678.2525
Home Page: www.memphis.edu/sociology/
E-mail: joseph.lariscy@memphis.edu
231 Clement Hall 
Jeni Loftus, PhD, Interim Chair
Joseph Lariscy , PhD, Graduate Studies Coordinator -- 901.678.2612

School of Social Work
Applicant Information
Phone: 901.678.2616; FAX: 901.678.2981
Home Page:  www.memphis.edu/socialwork/
Susan Neely-Barnes, PhD, Chair
Email:  snlybrns@memphis.edu
Elena Delavega, PhD, MSW Program Coordinator -- 901.678.3270
Email: mdlavega@memphis.edu
Katie Norwood, MSW Admissions Coordinator -- 901.678.3198
Email: kknrwood@memphis.edu

Department of World Languages and Literatures
Applicant Information
Phone: 901.678.2506, FAX: 901.678.5338
Home Page: www.memphis.edu/wll/
E-mail: fburgos@memphis.edu
108 Jones Hall
William Thompson, PhD, Chair
Fernando Burgos, PhD, Graduate Studies Coordinator -- 901.678.3158
Denis D. Grele, PhD, Graduate Advisor of French -- 901.678.3150

College of Communication and Fine Arts

Phone: 901.678.2350, FAX: 901.678.5118
Home Page: www.memphis.edu/ccfa/
E-mail: rfisher3@memphis.edu
Anne Hogan, PhD, Dean -- 901.678.2350
Ryan Fisher, PhD, Associate Dean and College Director of Graduate Studies -- 901.678.2350

Department of Architecture
Applicant Information
Phone: 901.678.2724, FAX: 901.678.1755
Home Page: www.memphis.edu/architecture/
Email: jlbrker1@memphis.edu
404 Jones Hall 
Michael D. Hagge, MArch, MCRP, Chair
Jennifer Barker, MArch, Coordinator of Graduate Studies -- 901.678.3097

Department of Art
Applicant Information
Phone: 901.678.2216, FAX: 901.678.2735
Home Page: www.memphis.edu/art/
E-mail: mwcarlsl@memphis.edu
200 Art and Communication Building
Richard Lou, MFA, Chair
Joshua Roberson, PhD, Graduate Studies Coordinator -- 901.678.3895

Art Museum
Phone: 901.678.2224, FAX: 901.678.5118
Home Page: www.memphis.edu/amum/
E-mail: artmuseum@memphis.edu
142 Communication and Fine Arts Building
Leslie Luebbers, PhD, Director and Coordinator -- 901.678.2224
Graduate Certificate Program in Museum Studies
E-mail: lluebbrs@memphis.edu

Department of Communication and Film
Applicant Information
Phone: 901.678.2565, FAX: 901.678.4331
Home Page: www.memphis.edu/communication/
E-mail:  commdept@memphis.edu
212 Art and Communication Building
Wendy Atkins-Sayre, PhD, Chair
Marina Levina, PhD, Director of Graduate Studies -- 901.678.2577, mlevina@memphis.edu

Department of Journalism and Strategic Media
Applicant Information
Phone: 901.678.2401, FAX: 901.678.4287
Home Page: www.memphis.edu/jrsm/
E-mail: thrach@memphis.edu
300 Meeman Journalism 
David Arant, PhD, Chair
Thomas Hrach, PhD, Graduate Studies Coordinator -- 901.678.4779

Rudi E. Scheidt School of Music
Applicant Information
Phone: 901.678.2541, FAX: 901.678.3096
Home Page: www.memphis.edu/music/
E-mail: marendt@memphis.edu
123 Music Building
Kevin Sanders, DMA, Director
Marcin Arendt, DMA, Graduate Coordinator -- 720.226.8623

Department of Theatre and Dance
Applicant Information
Phone: 901.678.2523, FAX: 901.678.1350
Home Page: www.memphis.edu/theatre/
E-mail: theatre@memphis.edu
143 Theatre Building
Jacob Allen, MMu, Chair
John Yorke, MFA, Graduate Studies Coordinator -- 901.678.1350

College of Education

Phone: 901.678.4265, FAX: 901.678.4778
Home Page: www.memphis.edu/education/
Email: szanskas@memphis.edu
Kandi Hill-Clarke, PhD, Dean -- 901.678.5495
Stephen Zanskas, PhD, Associate Dean -- 901.678.4021

Department of Counseling, Educational Psychology and Research
Applicant Information
Phone: 901.678.2841, FAX: 901.678.5114
Home Page: www.memphis.edu/cepr/
100 Ball Hall 
Steve West, PhD, Chair – 901.678.2841
Melynda Whitwell, Admissions – 901.678.2841 mdlong@memphis.edu, 100 Ball Hall

Department of Instruction and Curriculum Leadership
Applicant Information
Phone: 901.678.2365, FAX: 901.678.3881
Home Page: www.memphis.edu/icl/
E-Mail: icl-graduate-studies@memphis.edu
404 Ball Hall 
Sandra Nichols, PhD, Department Chair - 901.678.2862 S.Cooley-Nichols@memphis.edu
Shelby Tate, Academic Service Associate -- 901.678.3921
Stormey Warren, Admissions, -- 901.678.2363 shutsell@memphis.edu, 215 Ball Hall

Department of Leadership
Applicant Information
Phone: 901.678.2369, FAX: 901.678.0505
Home Page: www.memphis.edu/lead/
Email: leadership@memphis.edu
123 Ball Hall
R. Eric Platt, PhD, Department Chair, Graduate Studies Coordinator (Higher and Adult Education, Graduate Certificate in HIAD, & MS in Student Affairs)
E-mail: replatt@memphis.edu 
Steven Nelson, LDPS Coordinator (Leadership and Policy Studies, Masters in School Administration, & Graduate Certificate in Educational Leadership)
E-mail: slnlson3@memphis.edu

College of Health Sciences

Applicant Information
Phone: 901.678.4316, FAX: 901.678.3591
Home Page: www.memphis.edu/healthsciences/
E-mail: lweiss@memphis.edu
106 Elma Roane Field House
Richard J. Bloomer, PhD, Chair
Lawrence Weiss, EdD, Graduate Studies Coordinator and College Director of Graduate Studies -- 901.678.4648
Ruth Williams-Hooker, EdD, Coordinator, Clinical Nutrition program -- 901.678.3108

College of Professional and Liberal Studies

Applicant Information
Phone: 901.678.4056, FAX: 901.678.4049
Home Page: https://www.memphis.edu/cpls/
E-mail: cplsgrad@memphis.edu
201 Brister Hall
Richard Irwin, EdD, Executive Dean
Joanne Gikas, EdD, Associate Dean, Graduate Studies Coordinator

Fogelman College of Business and Economics

Phone: 901.678.2432, FAX: 901.678.3759
Home Page: www.memphis.edu/fcbe/
Damon Fleming, PhD, Dean – 901.678.3633
Charles A. Pierce, PhD, Associate Dean for Academic Programs and Research; College Director of Graduate Studies -- 901.678.4620
Chen Zhang, PhD, Associate Dean for  Faculty and Administration -- 901.678.4653

Business Administration
Balaji Krishnan, Director, MBA Programs -- 901.678.2786
Carol Thomas, Ph.D. Program Admission -- 901.678.3499
Carmen Astorne-Figari, Ph.D., Director, Online and Professional MBA Programs -- (901) 678-5528
Marja Martin-Carruth, Manager, EMBA Program -- 901.678.3405
Applicant Information
Anna Myers, Professional MBA and Online MBA Advisor – 901.678.3442
Online MBA Applicant Information | Professional MBA Applicant Information

School of Accountancy
Applicant Information
Phone: 901.678.4569, FAX: 901.678.4282
Home Page: www.memphis.edu/accountancy/
200 Fogelman Administration
Kenton Walker, PhD, Director
James Lukawitz, PhD, Master's Program Coordinator -- 901.678.3030
Steve Lin, PhD, PhD Program Coordinator -- 901.678.4785

Department of Economics
Master's Applicant Information | PhD Applicant Information
Phone: 901.678.2785, FAX: 901.678.5380
Home Page: www.memphis.edu/economics/
400 Fogelman Administration
William Smith, PhD, Chair
Jamin D. Speer, PhD, Master's Program Coordinator -- 901.678.2785
Joonhyung Lee, PhD, PhD Program Coordinator -- 901.678.1659

Department of Finance, Insurance and Real Estate
Master's Applicant Information | PhD Applicant Information
Phone: 901.678.5930, FAX: 901.678.4705
Home Page: www.memphis.edu/finance/
402 Fogelman Administration
P.K. Jain, PhD, Interim Chair
Allison Potter, Finance Master's Program Coordinator -- 901.678.5925, apotter@memphis.edu
Thomas H. McInish, PhD, Finance PhD Program Coordinator -- 901.678.5930, tmcinish@memphis.edu

Department of Management
Applicant Information
Phone: 901.678.4551, FAX: 901.678.4705
Home Page: www.memphis.edu/management/
202 Fogelman Administration
Kurt Kraiger, PhD, Chair, PhD Program Coordinator -- 901.678.3159

Department of Business Information and Technology
Applicant Information
Phone: 901.678.4613, FAX: 901.678.4705
Home Page: www.memphis.edu/bitm/
300 Fogelman Administration
Sandra Richardson, PhD, Interim Chair
Balaji Krishnan, PhD, Master's Program Coordinator -- 901.678.4613
Euntae Ted Lee, PhD, PhD Program Coordinator -- 901.678.2697
Anna Myers, Business Information and Technology Advisor -- 901.678.3442

Department of Marketing and Supply Chain Management
Applicant Information
Phone: (901) 678-2667, FAX: 901.678.4151
Home Page: www.memphis.edu/mscm/
Gregory Boller PhD, Interim Chair
George Deitz, PhD, PhD Program Coordinator -- 901.678.4552

Herff College of Engineering

Phone: 901.678.2171, FAX: 901.678.4180
Home Page: www.memphis.edu/herff/
E-mail: rwmeier@memphis.edu
104 Engineering Science 
Richard Sweigard, PhD, Dean
Roger Meier, PhD, Director of Graduate Programs and College Director of Graduate Studies -- 901.678.3284

Department of Biomedical Engineering
Applicant Information
Phone: 901.678.3733, FAX: 901.678.5281
Home Page: www.memphis.edu/bme/
E-mail: jlwllm17@memphis.edu
330 Engineering Technology 
Eugene Eckstein, PhD, Chair
John Williams, PhD, Graduate Studies Coordinator -- 901.678.5485

Department of Civil Engineering
Applicant Information
Phone: 901.678.2746, FAX: 901.678.3026
Home Page: www.memphis.edu/ce/
E-mail: rwmeier@memphis.edu
104 Engineering Science 
Shahram Pezeshk, PhD, Chair
Roger W. Meier, PhD, Graduate Studies Coordinator -- 901.678.3284

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Applicant Information
Phone: 901.678.2175, FAX: 901.678.5469
Home Page: www.memphis.edu/eece/
E-mail: alrobins@memphis.edu
206 Engineering Science 
Chrysanthe Preza, PhD, Chair
Aaron Robinson, PhD, Graduate Studies Coordinator -- 901.678.4996

Department of Engineering Technology
Applicant Information
Phone: 901.678.2225, FAX: 901.678.5145
Home Page: www.memphis.edu/et/
E-mail: kberisso@memphis.edu
203 Engineering Technology 
Scott Southall, MS, Chair
Kevin Berisso, PhD, Graduate Studies Coordinator -- 901.678.4300

Department of Mechanical Engineering
Applicant Information
Phone: 901.678.2173, FAX: 901.678.3980
Home Page: www.memphis.edu/me/
E-mail: rgplkrsh@memphis.edu
310D Engineering Science 
Ali Fatemi, PhD, Chair
Ranganathan Gopalakrishnan, Graduate Studies Coordinator -- 901.678.2580

Kemmons Wilson School of Hospitality and Resort Management

Applicant Information
Phone: 901.678.2962 Fax: 901.678.0034
Homepage: www.memphis.edu/wilson/
E-mail: mcllahan@memphis.edu
330 Innovation Drive, 4th Floor (Located in  the Fogelman Executive Center), Memphis, TN 38152-3020
Radesh Palakurthi, PhD, Dean -- 901.678.3430, rplkrthi@memphis.edu
Rui Qi, PhD, Director of Graduate Studies -- 901.678.4725,  rqi1@memphis.edu
Carol Silkes, PhD, Hospitality Management Graduate Studies Coordinator--901.678.5699, csilkes@memphis.edu
Tim Ryan, PhD, Sport Commerce Graduate Studies Coordinator--901.678.5003, tdryan@memphis.edu

Loewenberg College of Nursing

Applicant Information
Phone: 901.678.5255, FAX: 901.678.3860
Home Page: www.memphis.edu/nursing/
E-Mail: msn@memphis.edu
2502 Community Health Bldg 
4055 North Park loop
Memphis,TN 38152
Lin Zhan, PhD, Dean
Eric Bailey, EdD, Assistant Dean for Nursing Students -- 901.678.2879
Brad Harrell, DNP, Director of MSN Program and College Director of Graduate Studies (Nursing Education), bharrell@memphis.edu -- 901.678.3100
Leila Schroeder, Academic Services Coordinator II, kbryce@memphis.edu-- 901.678.5255
Belinda Fleming, PhD, College Director of Graduate Studies (FNP), bdflemin@memphis.edu-- 901.678.2554
Teresa Richardson, PhD, College Director of Graduate Studies (Nursing Administration and Executive Leadership), trchrds1@memphis.edu-- 901.678.5340 

School of Communication Sciences and Disorders

Applicant Information
Phone: 901.678.5800, FAX: 901.525.1282
Home Page: www.memphis.edu/csd/
E-mail: admissionscsd@memphis.edu
4055 North Park Loop, Memphis, TN 38152
Linda D. Jarmulowicz, PhD, Dean -- 901.678.5800
Lisa Lucks Mendel, PhD, Associate Dean of Graduate Studies and College Director of Graduate Studies -- 901.678.5865

School of Public Health

Phone: 901.678.4501, FAX: 901.678.0372
Home Page: www.memphis.edu/sph/
236A Robison Hall
E-mail: mlevy@memphis.edu
James Gurney, PhD, Dean
Marian Levy, Dr. PhD, RD, Associate Dean & Director of Graduate Studies -- 901.678.4514

Division of Social and Behavioral Sciences
Doctorate Applicant Information
Phone: 901.678-2794, FAX: 901.678.1715
Home Page: www.memphis.edu/sph/programs/
208 Robison Hall
Ken Ward, PhD, Division Director
Satish Kedia, PhD, Doctoral Coordinator -- 901.678.1433

Division of Health Systems Management and Policy
Phone: 901.678.2794, FAX: 901.678.0383
Home Page: www.memphis.edu/sph/programs/
132 Robison Hall
Aram Dobalian, PhD, JD, MPH Division Director
SangNam Ahn, PhD, MPSA, Doctoral Coordinator -- 901.678.5688

Division of Epidemiology
Doctorate Applicant Information
Phone: 901.678.2794, FAX: 901.678.1715
Home Page: www.memphis.edu/sph/programs/
208 Robison Hall
Hongmei Zhang, PhD, MS, Division Director
Xinhua Yu, MD, PhD, MS, Doctoral Coordinator -- 901.678.3433

MPH, MHA, and Certificate Programs
Applicant Information
Phone: 901.678.1710, FAX: 901.678.0372
Home Page:www.memphis.edu/sph/programs/
225 Robison Hall
Shirl Sharpe, MS, Academic Services Coordinator