Provost Office

Emeritus Faculty

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In the alphabetical directory of the Harding University emeritus faculty that follows, each is listed with his or her degree and professional credentials, rank and/or title. The first date indicates the year of employment, the second date the year of retirement from the University.

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THOMAS C. ALEXANDER, Ph.D.
Professor of Bible and Ministry. 1978, 2019.

DAVID L. ALLEN, M.B.A., CPA [Inactive]
Associate Professor of Business Administration. 1987, 2017.

JAMES R. ALLEN, M.R.E., Hh.D.
Professor of Bible. 1959, 1995.

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GEORGE EDWARD BAGGETT, D.M.E.
Professor of Music. 1949, 1993.

KARL BAILEY, Ph.D.
Professor of Kinesiology. 1967, 2001.

BARBARA G. BARNES, M.A.T.
Professor of Kinesiology. 1965.1998.

JAMES BEHEL, Ph.D.
Professor of Business Administration. 1981, 2014.

WINNIE BELL, M.A.L.S.
Professor and Head Librarian. 1959, 1990.

JOHN G. BOUSTEAD, M.Ed.
Professor of Kinesiology. 1978, 1998.

RODGER BREWER, Ph.D.
Professor of English. 1973, 2011.

HARMON BROWN, Ph.D.
Professor of Mathematics. 1974, 2010.

JESS G. BUCY, M.S.E.
Professor of Education. 1969, 1997.

LOUIS F. BUTTERFIELD, Ed.D.
Professor of Communication. 1970, 2008.

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JOHN K. CAMERON, Ph.D.
Professor of Behavioral Sciences. 1993, 2019.

EDDIE RAY CAMPBELL, M.A.T.
Professor of Education. 1965, 1999.

MICHAEL CHANCE, D.M.A.
Professor of Music. 1996, 2019.

EDDIE CLOER, D.Min.
Professor of Bible and Ministry. 1976, 2019.

BOBBY L. COKER, Ed.D.
Distinguished Professor of Education. 1968, 2000.

DAVID COLE, Ph.D.
Professor of Chemistry & Biochemistry. 1989, 2017.

AVA M. CONLEY, M.A.
Professor of Foreign Languages and International Studies. 1973, 2019.

BOB J. CORBIN, M.Ed.
Professor of Kinesiology. 1964, 2008.

PATRICIA J. COX, Ph.D.
Professor of Music. 1981, 2010.

SHARON CROCKETT, M.S.
Professor of Family & Consumer Sciences. 1968, 2010.

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DON DIFFINE, Ph.D.
Professor of Economics, Founding Director of the Belden 
Center for Private Enterprise Education. 1971, 2016.

FAYE BREWER DORAN, Ed.D.
Professor of Art and Design. 1973, 2017.

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DAVID T. ELLIOTT, M.A.T.
Professor of Kinesiology. 1969, 2019.

GARY ELLIOTT, Ph.D.
Professor of English. 1967, 2007.

MORRIS RAY ELLIS, Ph.D.
Professor of Theatre. 1972, 2013.

JAMES DONALD ENGLAND, Ph.D.
Distinguished Professor of Chemistry. 1960, 2005.

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TONY FINLEY, Ed.D.
Professor and Dean of Education. 1984, 2016.

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CLIFTON L. GANUS, JR., Ph.D.
Professor of History, University President, University Chancellor. 1946, 2013.

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KENNETH W. HAMMES, Ph.D.
Professor of English. 1989, 2017.

PAUL HAYNIE, Ph.D.
Professor of History. 1990, 2016.

BUDD HEBERT, Ph.D.
Professor of Business Administration. 1993, 2013.

ROBERT L. HELSTEN, M.A.
Professor of Bible and German. 1958, 1990.

KENNETH L. HOBBY, Ph.D.
Professor of Behavioral Sciences. 1989, 2019.

WILLIAM W. HOLLAWAY, Ph.D.
Professor of Music. 1966, 1998.

KATHY HOWARD, Ed.D.
Professor of Psychology. 1987, 2016.

THOMAS M. HOWARD, Ed.D.
Distinguished Professor of History and Social Science. 1972, 2003.

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ALLAN L. ISOM, Ed.D.
Professor of Bible. 1963, 1999.

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ALICE K. JEWELL, Ph.D.
Professor of English. 1968, 2009.

FRED R. JEWELL, Ed.D.
Professor of History and Social Science. 1968, 2009.

JOE JONES, M.A.
Professor of Bible. 1975, 2001.

WYATT JONES, Ed.D.
Professor of Education. 1975, 1997.

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ROBERT J. KELLY, Ed.D.
Professor of Business Administration. 1969, 2004.

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RANDY LAMBETH, Ed.D., ATC, LAT, CIE
Professor of Exercise and Sport Sciences. 2000, 2019.

HELEN LAMBERT, Ed.D, R.N.
Professor of Nursing. 1982, 2002.

WILLIAM T. LAMBERT, Ed.D.
Professor of Bible. 1982, 2005.

MAURICE L. LAWSON, M.A.
Professor of Physics. 1954, 1982.

THEODORE R. LLOYD, M.S.
Professor of Kinesiology. 1964, 1999.

LARRY R. LONG, Ph.D.
Distinguished Professor of English and Provost. 1976, 2016.

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JAMES E. MACKEY, Ph.D.
Professor of Engineering & Physics. 1968, 2014.

WILT MARTIN, Ed.D.
Professor of Kinesiology. 1972, 2010.

DUANE McCAMPBELL, Ph.D.
Professor of English. 1969, 2001.

JOHN W. MOON JR., Ph.D.
Professor of Biology. 1991, 2019.

JAN MORGAN, Ed.D.
Professor of Education. 1988, 2012.

LAMBERT E. MURRAY, Ph.D.
Professor of Engineering and Physics. 1982, 2019.

JERRY MYHAN, M.S.N., APRN, FNP-BC
Associate Professor of Nursing. 1978, 2017.

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KEN NELLER, Ph.D.
Professor of Bible and Ministry. 1992, 2013.

JAMES D. NICHOLS, Ed.D.
Professor of Education. 1977, 2003.

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NANCY O'BRIEN, M.S., R.N.
Associate Professor of Nursing. 1976, 1996.

BILL W. OLDHAM, Ed.D.
Professor of Mathematics. 1961, 2000.

GEORGE OLIVER, M.S.A.
Professor of Management. 1985, 2015.

HARRY OLREE, Ed.D.
Professor of Kinesiology. 1957, 1996.

DENNIS ORGAN, Ph.D.
Professor of English. 1967, 2011.

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L.V. PFEIFER, M.Div., M.Th.
Professor of Bible. 1973, 2000.

CHARLES PITTMAN, M.A.
Professor of English. 1962, 1977.

MICHAEL V. PLUMMER, Ph.D.
Professor of Biology. 1970, 2018.

J. PAUL POLLARD, Ph.D.
Professor of Bible. 1974, 2014.

MIKE PRUITT, D.A.
Professor of Kinesiology. 1989, 2017.

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ROBERT H. REELY JR., Ed.D.
Professor of Business Administration. 1980, 2019.

MARVIN ROBERTSON, J.D.
Professor of Business Administration. 1979, 2011.

DON D. ROBINSON, M.A.
Professor of Art. 1962, 2001.

WILLIAM E. RUSHTON, M.A.
Professor of Biology. 1960, 1995.

JOHN H. RYAN, Ph.D.
Professor of Communication. 1961, 2005.

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JOE T. SEGRAVES, Ph.D.
Professor of History. 1962, 1999.

ANN SEWELL, M.M.
Associate Professor of Music. 1961, 1989.

DON SHACKELFORD, Th.D.
Professor of Bible. 1972, 2001.

ARTHUR L. SHEARIN, D.M.A.
Professor of Music. 1972, 2014.

CATHLEEN SHULTZ, Ph.D.
Professor and Founding Dean of the College of Nursing. 1976, 2015.

CARROLL W. SMITH, Ph.D.
Professor of Chemistry. 1968, 1997.

STEPHEN W. SMITH, Ph.D.
Professor of Mathematics. 1971, 2014.

BARBARA KARAFFA STATOM, M.Ed.
Professor of Business Education. 1973, 2001.

GORDON SUTHERLIN, Ed.D.
Professor of Education. 1990, 2015.

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HENRY TERRILL, M.L.S.
Professor, Librarian. 1978, 2011.

JACK D. THOMAS, Ph.D.
Professor of Psychology. 1974, 2009.

DANIEL C. TULLOS, Ph.D., CCC-SLP
Professor of Communication Sciences and Disorders. 1979, 2018.

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BETTY ULREY, M.Ed.
Associate Professor of English. 1967, 1992.

EVAN ULREY, Ph.D.
Professor of Communication. 1950, 1992.

EUGENE UNDERWOOD, Ed.D.
Professor of English. 1970, 2001.

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BILLY D. VERKLER, Ph.D.
Professor of Sociology. 1957, 1998.

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WILL ED WARREN, M.A.R.
Professor of Bible. 1974, 1999.

BETTY WATSON. Ed.D.
Distinguished Professor of Education. 1968, 2011.

REBECCA O. WEAVER, Ph.D., CCC-SLP
Professor of Communication Sciences and Disorders and Founding Dean of the College of Allied Health. 1984, 2019.

JOHN E. WILLIAMS, Ph.D.
Professor of English. 1992, 2014.

WILLIAM D. WILLIAMS, Ph.D.
Professor of Chemistry. 1954, 1993.

EDMOND W. WILSON JR., Ph.D.
Professor of Chemistry & Biochemistry. 1970, 2017.

ELIZABETH K. WILSON, Ed.D., CFCS, CFLE
Professor of Family and Consumer Sciences. 1971, 2017.

DOROTHY S. WRIGHT, Dr.de l'Universite
Professor of French. 1968, 2000.

WINFRED O. WRIGHT, Dr.de l'Universite
Distinguished Professor of French. 1966, 2000.

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FLAVIL YEAKLEY, Ph.D.
Professor of Bible. 1990, 2011.

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