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Dr. Jeff T. Horner

Dr. Jeffrey T. Horner
Professor of Biology and Dean of Natural Science

Ed.D., East Tennessee State University - Educational Leadership ; M.S., East Tennessee State University - Biology; B.S., East Tennessee State University - Biology

Sherry Woody

Sherry Woody, C.P.S.
Secretary 3
Secretary to the Dean

A.S., Walters State Community College

Kristina Weinreich

Kristina Weinreich
Secretary 1

Stanley Strickland

Stanley Strickland
Learning Center Specialist/Executive Aide

B.S., East Tennessee State University – Biology

Betsy Richardson

Betsy Southerland
Learning Center Specialist

M.S.- University of Georgia- Environmental Toxicology; M.A.T.- National-Louis University- Elementary Education; B.S.- Illinois State University- Biology


jackie denson

Jackie D. Denson
Instructor of Biology

M.S. University of Maryland Baltimore County; (ABD) University of Arkansas; B.S. Tennessee Technological University

Mark Dunaway

Mark Dunaway
Instructor of Biology

M.S., East Tennessee State University - Biology; B.S., East Tennessee State University - BiologyA.S., Southwest Virginia Community College - Science

Dr. Lisa A. Eccles

Dr. Lisa A. Eccles
Associate Professor of Biology

Ph.D., Old Dominion University and Eastern Virginia Medical School - Biomedical Science; M.S., The Medical College of Virginia, Virginia Commonwealth University - Medical Technology; B.S., Christopher Newport University - Biology w/minor in Chemistry; A.A., Santa Fe Community
College - Chemistry

Dr. Laurence Fleming

Dr. Laurence Fleming
Professor of Biology

Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute – Biology; M.S., Mississippi St. University - Zoology; B.S., Southeastern Louisiana University - Zoology

Dr. Pamela B. Fouche

Dr. Pamela B. Fouche'
Professor of Biology

Ph.D., Vanderbilt University - Microbiology; M.S., University of South Carolina - Biology; B.S., University of South Carolina - Biology

Ashley Frazier

Dr. Ashley D. Frazier
Instructor of Biology

Ph.D., James H. Quillen College of Medicine at ETSU - Biomedical Sciences: Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
B.S., University of Tennessee - Microbiology

Elesha Goodfriend

Elesha D. Goodfriend
Instructor of Biology

M.S., Florida Institute of Technology - Biological Oceanography; B.S., Morehead State University - Secondary Biology Education;

Dr. Abigail Mabe

Dr. Abigail Goosie
Assistant Professor of Biology

Ph.D., James H. Quillen College of Medicine at ETSU - Biomedical Sciences; B.S., East Tennessee State University -

Dr. Greg Grass

Dr. Greg Grass
Assistant Professor of Biology

D.C. Doctorate of Chiropractic 1983 Logan College of Chiropractic, St. Louis, MO; B.S. Human Biology 1981 Logan College of Chiropractic, St. Louis, MO; A.S. Applied Science, Respiratory Therapy 1974 St. Louis Community College

Dr. D. Cyd Grice

Dr. D. Cyd Grice
Area Coordinator of Natural Science, Sevier County Campus and
Associate Professor of Biology

D.V.M., University of Tennessee - Veterinary Medicine; B.S., University of Tennessee - Animal Science

Dr. Donald Lindsey

Dr. Donald Lindsey
Professor of Biology

Ph.D., Auburn University - Plant Pathology; M.S., Auburn University - Botany - Zoology; B.S., University of North Alabama - Chemistry -Biology

Jaime Parman-Ryans

Jaime Parman-Ryans
Assistant Professor of Biology

M.S., James H. Quillen College of Medicine ETSU - Biomedical Sciences: Biochemistry and Molecular Biology; Additional Graduate Work James H. Quillen College of Medicine, ETSU; B.S., East Tennessee State University -Health Science: Microbiology; A.S., Walters State Community College - General Studies

S. Kristin Rich

S. Kristin Rich
Assistant Professor of Biology

M.S., University of Tennessee - Agricultural Extension and Education; Additional graduate Work at University of Tennessee; B.S., East Tennessee State University - Biology; A.S., Walters State Community College - General Studies

Carl C. Robinson

Carl C. Robinson
Associate Professor of Biology

M.S., Eastern Kentucky University - Biology; B.S., Eastern Kentucky University - Biology - Chemistry

William Sproat, Jr

William Sproat, Jr.
Associate Professor of Biology

M.S., George Mason University - Biology, Additional Post Graduate Work, Kennedy-Western University - Environmental Engineering; B.A., Bridgewater College - Biology

Dr. Jerry M. Wilhoit

Dr. Jerry M. Wilhoit
Associate Professor of Biology

D.C., Life University, Doctorate of Chiropractic


Dr. Douglas Hensley

Dr. Douglas Hensley
Professor of Chemistry

Ph.D., Miami University - Inorganic Chemistry; Post Doctoral Fellowship - University of Massachusetts (Amherst); B.S., Miami University - Chemistry

Dr. Lawrence F. Kennard

Dr. Lawrence F. Kennard
Professor of Chemistry

Ph.D., University of Tennessee - Synthetic Organic Chemistry; Post Doctoral Fellowship, University of Tennessee - Organic Chemistry of Coal; M.S., Morehead St. University - Organic and Analytical Chemistry; B.S., Morehead St. University - Chemistry - Math

Dr. Matthew Smith

Dr. Matthew Smith
Assistant Professor of Chemistry

Ph.D. University of Tennessee Knoxville - Organic Chemistry; B.S. William Carey University - Chemistry


Dr. Sean Cordry

Dr. Sean M. Cordry
Associate Professor of Physics

PhD, University of Mississippi – Physics(1995); MA, University of Mississippi – Physics (1992); BS, Harding University – Physics (1990)

Elena Owen

Elena (Olena) Owen
Assistant Professor of Physics/Math

M.S.,The Krivoy Rog Mining State University, Ukraine

Eugene de Silva

Dr. Eugene de Silva
Associate Professor of Physics and Chemistry

Ph.D. Manchestor Metropolitan University, United Kingdom; M.S. Manchestor Metropolitan University, United Kingdom