Faculty

Cox, Becky - Assistant Professor
Office : Gooch Hall 240B
Phone : 731.881.7143
Ed.D. - Union University
Educational Leadership
Ed.S. - Union University
Educational Leadership
M.S. - The University of Tennessee at Martin
Curriculum and Instruction
B.S. - Indiana University
Elementary Education

 

Cox, Betty - Assistant Professor
Office: Gooch Hall 240M
Phone: 731.881.7143
J.D. - Louisiana State University Law School
School Law, 2001
Ed. D. - The University of Tennessee at Knoxville
Educational Administration, 1982
M.S. - The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
Curriculum and Instruction, 1975
B.S. - The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
Elementary Education, 1973

 

Erk, Robert - Professor
Office : Gooch Hall 240F
Phone : 731.881.7198
Ed.D. - Mississippi State University
Counselor Education, 1976
Minor: Educational Psychology
Ed.S. - Georgia State University
Counseling and Guidance, 1972
M. S. - Troy State University
Counseling and Guidance, 1971
B. S. - Troy State University
Secondary Education-Social Science
Minor: Psychology, 1969

 

Esch, Virginia - Associate Professor
Office : Gooch Hall 239B
Phone : 731.881.7224
Ph.D. - University of South Carolina
Early Childhood Education, 1999
M.Ed. - Converse College
Gifted Education, 1994
M.S. - Syracuse University
Elementary Education, 1973
B.S. - Keuka College (NY)
Elementary Education, 1969

 

Evans, Kathy - Associate Professor
Office : Gooch Hall 240
Phone : 731.881.7223
Ph.D. - Vanderbilt University
Early Childhood Education/Developmental Psychology, 1996
M.S. - George Peabody College
Early Childhood Education, 1976
B.A. - Wheaton College (MA)
Psychology, 1975

 

Glover, Louis - Assistant Professor
Office : Gooch Hall 240A
Phone : 731.881.7210
Ed.D. - Texas A&M University
Supervision, Curriculum & Instruction - Higher Education, 2009
M.S. - Louisiana Tech University
Chemistry, 1996
B.S. - Northeast Louisiana University at Monroe
Chemistry, 1986

 

Hall, Mary Lee - Associate Professor and Dean
Office : Gooch Hall 240
Phone : 731.881.7127
Ed.D. - The University of Memphis
Administration and Supervision , 1992
Ed. S. University of Arkansas ­ Little Rock
M.S. - University of Tennessee - Nashville
Educational Psychology, 1974
B.A. - Bethel College
Health and P.E., 1970

 

Hearn, Beverly - Assistant Professor
Office : Gooch Hall 227
Phone : 731.881.7197
Ed.D. - The University of Memphis
Curriculum and Instruction/Reading, 1991
M.L.S. - George Peabody College for Teachers
Library Science, 1975
B.A. - Union University
French, English, Art, 1974

 

Hewitt, Patricia - Professor
Office : Gooch Hall 205L
Phone : 731.881.7213
Ed.D. - Indiana University
Curriculum and Instruction/Science Education, 1993
M.S. - Western Illinois University
Elementary Education/Science Education, 1989
B.S. - Indiana University
Elementary Education, 1975

Maniss, Suzanne - Assistant Professor
Office : Jackson Center
Phone : 1.800.491.6445 or 1.731.425.9277
Ph.D. - St. Mary's University
Counselor Education and Supervision, 1997
M.A. - St. Mary's University
Community Counseling, 1991
B.A. - Baylor University
Sociology, 1988

 

Murray, Sandra - Associate Professor
Office: Gooch Hall 240C
Phone: 731.881.7192
Ed. D. - Argosy University/Sarasota
Educational Leadership
Educational Leadership of Higher Education, 2005
Ed.S. - Nova Southeastern University
Educational Specialist in Educational Leadership K-12, 1985
M.S. - Florida Atlantic University
Early Childhood, 1982
B.S. - Ball State University
Elementary Education, 1972

 

Quick, Beth N.- Associate Professor and Chair
Office : Gooch Hall 240K
Phone : 731.881.7210
Ed.D. - Vanderbilt University
Early Childhood Education, 1996
M.Ed. - Vanderbilt University
Early Childhood Education, 1990
B.S. -Samford University
Early Childhood Education and Elementary Education, 1989

 

Rakes, Glenda - Professor
Office : Gooch Hall 205F
Phone : 731.881.7217
Ed.D. - The University of Memphis
Curriculum and Instruction/ Instructional Design and Technology, 1992
M.A.T. - The University of Memphis
Secondary Education/Communication, 1977
B.A. - The University of Memphis
Theater and Communication Arts, 1974.
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Rakes, Tom - Professor, UT Martin Chancellor
Office : Administration Building, Suite 324
Phone : 731.881.7010
Ed.D. - The University of Tennessee
Adult Education, Reading
M.A. - East Tennessee State University
Reading
B.A. - Milligan College
Psychology
Homepage

 

Smith, Clinton - Assistant Professor
Office : Gooch Hall 205L
Phone : 731.881.7167
Ed.D. - University of Memphis
Instruction and Curriculum Leadership; Special Education and Applied Behavioral Analysis
M.S. - The University of Memphis
Instruction and Curriculum Leadership; Special Education
B.S. - Arkansas State University
Social Science Education

 

Spaulding, Michael - Assistant Professor
Office : Gooch Hall 205D
Phone : 731.881.7167
M. S. - University of Tennessee, Martin
Teaching , 1999
B. S. - University of Tennessee, Martin
Business Education, 1997
A.A. - Northwest Mississippi Community College
General College, 1994

 

Swan, Joyce - Instructor
Office : Gooch Hall 240C
Phone : 731.881.7143
M. Ed. - University of Memphis
Reading , 1978
B. S. - University of Memphis
Elementary Education, 1972

 

Watts, Cherry - Assistant Professor
Office : Gooch Hall 240M
Phone : 731.881.7137
Ph.D. - Vanderbilt University
Educational Leadership/Program and Staff Development, 1980
M.Ed. - Temple University
Elementary Education, 1971
B.S. - Wellesley College
History, 1969

 

Whitlow, Crystal - Assistant Professor
Office : Gooch Hall 237 and 205M
Phone : 731.881.7163 or 7811
Ed.D. - The University of Memphis
Instruction and Curriculum Leadership/ Special Education, 2003
M.Ed. - Northern Arizona University

Special Education Early Childhood Emphasis, 1993

B.S. - Eastern Michigan University
Special Education, 1978
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