Oct 18, 2021  
2021-2022 Academic Catalogue 
    
2021-2022 Academic Catalogue

Personnel of the Institute



THE HONORABLE RALPH NORTHAM ‘81
Governor of Virginia

Board of Visitors 2021-2022

Terms expire June 30, 2022

CONRAD M. HALL ‘65 Norfolk, Virginia
RICHARD K. HINES V ‘66 Atlanta, Georgia
HON. JOE R. REEDER Alexandria, Virginia

Terms expire June 30, 2023

LARA TYLER CHAMBERS ‘03 Manakin Sabot, Virginia
MICHAEL HAMLAR Roanoke, Virginia
DAVID L. MILLER ‘70 Brentwood, Tennessee
EUGENE SCOTT, JR. ‘80 Richmond, Virginia

Terms expire June 30, 2024

LESTER JOHNSON, JR. ‘95 Richmond, Virginia
CHARLES E. DOMINY Oakton, Virginia
SCOT W. MARSH ‘81 Winchester, Virginia
EDWARD SEAN LANIER ‘94 Alexandria, Virginia

Terms expire June 30, 2025

HUGH M. FAIN, III ‘80 Richmond, Virginia
THOMAS R. WATJEN ‘76 Key Largo, Florida
CONRAD GARCIA Richmond, Virginia
GUSSIE LORD ‘01 Lakewood, Colorado
DAMON WILLIAMS ‘90 Roanoke, Virginia

Member of the Board Ex Officio

MAJOR GENERAL TIMOTHY P. WILLIAMS, The Adjutant General of Virginia

Officers of the Board 2021 – 2022

THOMAS R. WATJEN ‘76, President, Key Largo, Florida
LARA TYLER CHAMBERS ‘03, Vice President, Manakin Sabot, Virginia
DAVID LEWIS MILLER ‘70, Vice President, Brentwood, Tennessee
EUGENE SCOTT, JR. ‘80, Vice President, Richmond, Virginia

Administration and Staff 2021-2022

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CEDRIC T. WINS, Major General, USA (Ret.), Superintendent. B.A., Virginia Military Institute; M.S., Florida Institute of Technology; M.S., National War College.

ROBERT W. MORESCHI, Brigadier General, Deputy Superintendent for Academics and Dean of the Faculty. B.A., Augustana College; M.S., Ph.D., University of Illinois.

JOSIAH BUNTING III, Lieutenant General, Superintendent Emeritus. B.A., Virginia Military Institute; B.A. and M.A., Oxford University; D.Litt. (Hon.) Hampden-Sydney College; D. Litt. (Hon.), Washington College; L.H.D. (Hon.), Catawba College.

JOHN W. KNAPP, Lieutenant General, USA (Ret.), Superintendent Emeritus. B.S., Virginia Military Institute; M.S., Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University; Professional Engineer.

J.H. BINFORD PEAY III, General, USA (Ret.), Superintendent Emeritus. B.S. Virginia Military Institute; M.A., George Washington University.


GRACE ABELE, Major, Site Director Stonewall Jackson House.

ALYSSA Y. ASTPHAN, Lieutenant Colonel, VaARNG, Assistant Director of Auxiliary Services, B.A. Norwich University, M.A., American Military University.

COREY J. BACHMAN, Captain, Assistant Commandant for Support. B.A., Virginia Military Institute; M.B.A., Bloomsburg University.

CHARLES H. BARBER, Commander, USN (Ret.), Assistant Commandant for Training Support Activities, Commandant’s Office. B.A., Franklin and Marshall College; M.S.A., The George Washington University; Ed.S., The University of Virginia.

JANET M. BATTAGLIA, Colonel, Registrar. B.S., Assumption College; M.S., Drexel University.

CHRISTOPHER S. BEAN, Sergeant First Class, USAR (Ret.), Assistant Commandant for Cadet Government. B.S., The Pennsylvania State University.

VERNON L. BEITZEL, Colonel, Director of Admissions. B.A., Virginia Military Institute; M.S., James Madison University.

GARY A. BISSELL, Colonel, Deputy Chief of Staff and Operations. B.A., Virginia Military Institute; B.S., Kansas State University; M. Ed, Norwich University; MSS, Army War College.

WILLIAM F. BITHER, Lieutenant Colonel, Director of Corps Marksmanship and Head Women’s and Men’s Rifle Coach. B.S. North Georgia College; MSED, James Madison University.

SARA BLAKE, Major, Assistant Director of Career Services. B.A., University of Virginia; M.Ed., Columbia College.

ADRIAN T. BOGART III, Colonel, USA, Commandant of Cadets. B.S., Virginia Military Institute; M.A. Norwich University.

JEFFREY R. BOOBAR, Colonel, Interim Chief of Staff. B.A., Virginia Military Institute.

JOHN A. BRODIE, Colonel, Band Director. B.S., West Chester State University; M.M., D.M.A., Catholic University of America.

DALE R. BROWN, Colonel, Institute Planning Officer. B.S., Norwich University; M.S., University of Alaska, Anchorage. Professional Engineer.

KRISTI M. BROWN, Captain, MERC Tutor Supervisor. B.S., Bridgewater College.

PAMELA S. BROWN, Major, Assistant Treasurer. B.S., West Virginia Institute of Technology; M.B.A., American Public University, CPA.

ANDREW J. BURNS, Staff Sergeant, USAF, First Battalion Operations and Training Sergeant.

BROOKE A. CALLAWAY, Second Lieutenant, USAF, Assistant Commandant for Support. B.A., Virginia Military Institute.

LYNN W. CARMACK, Major, Assistant Director, Procurement Services. B.B.A, M.B.A., Texas A&M University-Texarkana.

ASHLEY CARROLL, Major, Research and Instruction Librarian. B.A., Sweet Briar College; M.I.L.S., Rutgers University.

MICHELLE P. CARUTHERS, Lieutenant Colonel, Director of Physical Plant. B.S., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Professional Engineer.

JOHN P. CASPER, Lieutenant Colonel, Associate Chaplain to the Corps of Cadets. B.A., Virginia Military Institute; M.A.Theol., M.Ed., Regent University.

DALLAS B. CLARK, Brigadier General, Deputy Superintendent for Finance, Administration and Support.  B.A., Virginia Military Institute; M.B.A., Virginia Commonwealth University.

H. LEE CLARK, III, Lieutenant Colonel, USA (Ret.), Director of Auxiliary Services. B.A., Virginia Military Institute; M.P.A., Troy State University.

KIM V. CONNOLLY, Lieutenant Colonel, Assistant Director for Conferences, Programs, and Marketing, Center for Leadership and Ethics. B.A., Virginia Tech.

DAVID L. COPELAND, Dr., Institute Physician. B.A., Stephen F. Austin State University; M.A., Memphis State University; M.D., Case Western Reserve University Medical School.

MARY KATHRYN DULANEY, Web Manager/Designer. B.A., Ramapo College of New Jersey; B.A., Mansfield University; MAEd., College of William & Mary; M.A., Johns Hopkins University; MLIS, Kent State University.

ROBIN ELDREDGE, Major, Financial Management Analyst. B.S., M.B.A., Old Dominion University.

MICHELLE ELLWOOD, Assistant Director of News & Editorial Services. B.A., Bridgewater College.

JONATHAN B. “Jon” FAFF, First Sergeant, USMCR, Battalion Operations & Training Sergeant. B.S., Virginia Military Institute.

KEVIN FAUST, Colonel, Deputy Commandant for Support. B.A., Virginia Military Institute; M.Ed., University of Massachusetts, Boston.

MICHAEL P. FRISKI, Lieutenant Colonel, USAF (Ret.), Quartermaster, Military Store. B.S., Virginia Military Institute; MBA, Auburn University.

PATRICIA C. FRY, Major, Institute Counselor. B.S., Sacred Heart University; M.A., Liberty University.

KEITH E. GIBSON, Colonel, Executive Director of Museum System. B.S., Virginia Military Institute.

DAVID R. GRAY, Colonel, Director of the Center for Leadership and Ethics. B.A., Western Illinois University; M.A., U.S. Army War College; M.A., Ph.D., Ohio State.

AARON GROAH, Major, ODCC Project Manager. B.S., Virginia Tech; EIT (Engineer in Training).

DAVID B. HALL, Colonel, U.S. Marine Corps (Ret.), Director of International Programs. B.A., Virginia Military Institute; M.A., Marine Corps Command & Staff College; M.A., Naval War College.

HEATHER GROVES HANNAN, Lieutenant Colonel, Assistant Library Director and Head of User Services. B.A., Earlham College; M.S.L.I.S., The Catholic University of America.

PATRICIA HARDIN, Assistant Director of International Programs. B.A. University of South Carolina; M.A. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

ELIZABETH HOLCOMB, Major, Assistant Director of Marketing. B.S., Radford University.

JANET S. HOLLY, Colonel, Research and Instruction Librarian. B.A., Georgian Court College; M.S., Drexel University.

MARTHE HONTS, Major, Sponsored Programs Administrator. B.A., Washington and Lee University; M.S., The University of Virginia.

JESSICA L. HYDE, Lieutenant Colonel, Assistant Director of Admissions. B.A., Mary Baldwin College; M.A., University of Richmond.

THOMAS K. JARVIS, Colonel, Director of Construction. B.S., Virginia Military Institute.

SARAH L. JONES, Colonel, Director, Center for Cadet Counseling & Office of Disabilities Services. M.Ed., Virginia Commonwealth University; Psy.D., James Madison University.

ELEANOR L. KANIA, Lieutenant Colonel, Human Resources Director. B.S., California State University; M.B.A., University of Scranton.

CHAD KELLAND, Major, Institute Counselor. M.A., Psy.D., American School of Professional Psychology at Aergosy University, Southern California.

ELIZABETH A. KOCEVAR-WEIDINGER, Lieutenant Colonel, Head of Research and Instruction Services. B.A., Temple University; M.S.L.S., University of Texas at Austin; M.Ed., Frostburg State University.

JEFFREY S. KOZAK, Major, Head of Archives and Records Management. B.A., University of Virginia; M.L.I.S., University of California, Los Angeles.

JEFFREY L. LAWHORNE, Colonel, Treasurer. B.S., Radford University. CPA.

SUSAN L. LEMERT, Inspector General and Title IX Coordinator. B.S., Old Dominion University.

PATRICK G. LOONEY, Colonel, Deputy Director of the Center for Leadership and Ethics. M.S., Marymount University; M.M.S., Marine Corps University; M.A., Naval War College.

JAMICA N. LOVE, Lieutenant Colonel, Chief Diversity Officer. B.A., Emmanuel College; M.S. Northeastern University; Ed.D. Northeastern University.

RACHEL MADERIK, Major, Systems and Technology Librarian. B.S., University of Maryland; M.S.L.S., Clarion University of Pennsylvania.

DANIEL R. MARSHALL, Major. Assistant Director of Assessment.  B.S., The College of William and Mary; M.S., University of South Carolina; Ed.D., Florida State University.

SANDRA B. MANUEL, Lieutenant Colonel, Bursar. B.B.A., James Madison University.

GWENDOLYN J. MARSHALL, Major, Assistant Director of Financial Aid. B.A., University of Florida; M.A., University of Denver.

MICHAEL L. MARSHALL, Chief, VMI Police. Bluefield College.

CHRISTINA R. McDONALD, Colonel, Professor of English and Institute Director of Writing. B.A., Rollins College; Ph.D., Texas Christian University.

ROBERT L. McDONALD, Colonel, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Professor of English. B.A., Winthrop College; M.A., East Tennessee State University; Ph.D., Texas Christian University.

BURT MITCHELL, Major, Pipe Band Director and Assistant Band Director.

THOMAS A. MORTENSON, Colonel, Associate Director of Admissions. B.S., University of Wisconsin-Stout.

THOMAS R. PANKO, JR., Lieutenant Colonel, Interim Library Director and Head of Technical Services. B.S., MBA, University of Southern Mississippi.

KIMBERLY C. PARKER, Colonel, Director of Government Relations. B.A., Sweet Briar College; M.A.R., M.Div., Liberty Baptist Theological Seminary.

RONALD D. PAYNE, Lieutenant Colonel, Deputy Director of Construction. B.A., Virginia Military Institute; M.S., University of Florida.

TODD A. PEGG, Colonel, VaARNG, Deputy Commandant for Operations, Plans, and Training.  B.S., Virginia Military Institute; M.E., University of Virginia.

WILLIAM L. PERRY, Captain, Assistant Director of Admissions. B.A., Virginia Military Institute.

SHERRY A. PHELPS, Major, Associate Registrar. B.A., M.B.A., Averett University.

ROBERT E. PHILLIPS, Colonel, USA (Ret.), Institute Chaplain & Chaplain to the Corps of Cadets. B.A., Virginia Military Institute; M.Div., Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary; M.S., Columbus State University; M.S.S., U.S. Army War College.

E. LEE RAKES, Colonel, Director of Institute Assessment and Evaluation. B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Virginia Tech.

GILBERTRO C. ROLON, Lieutenant Colonel, Assistant Director of the Miller Academic Center. B.A., University of Puerto Rico; M.S., Central Michigan University; US Army Command & General Staff College.

CATHERINE M. ROY, Major, Communications and Marketing Specialist, Center for Leadership and Ethics. B.A., Averett University; A.S., ECPI.

SUZANNE D. RUBENSTEIN, Command Sergeant Major, USAR (Ret.), Director of Activities.  B.A., Kean University; M.A., American Intercontinental University.

KEVIN A. RYAN, Lieutenant Colonel, Interim Executive Assistant to the Superintendent and Secretary of the Board of Visitors. B.A., Virginia Military Institute; M.S., Old Dominion University; CPA.

MARY E. SCHRIVER, Captain, Assistant Director of Admissions. B.A., Virginia Military Institute.

MICHAEL J. SEBASTINO, Captain, USN (Ret.), Associate Dean of Academic Administration & Planning. B.A., The Citadel; M.B.A., Old Dominion University.

AMMAD SHEIKH, Lieutenant Colonel, Director of Career Services. B.A., M.A., University of Massachusetts Dartmouth; Ed.D., Northeastern University.

DAVID G. SIGLER, Lieutenant Colonel, Director of Financial Aid. B.S., Washington and Lee University; M.Ed., Millersville University.

ISAAC D. SLONE, Captain, Director of the Corps Physical Training Facility. B.S., Ferrum College; M.B.A., Salem International University.

WILLIAM T. SOWERS, Sergeant Major, USMC (Ret.), Institute and Corps Sergeant Major.

CHRISTOPHER TERAPANE, Major, Interim Comptroller. B.S., Longwood University, CGSM.

KATHLEEN H. TOMLIN, Lieutenant Colonel, Director of Procurement Services. B.A., Mary Baldwin College; M.A., Hollins University.

LEONARD B. VAUGHN, Major, Information Technology Security Officer. M.S., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.

ALICIA S. WHEELER, Captain, Assistant Registrar for Institutional Compliance. B.A., University of North Florida.

NEIL D. WHITMORE, Colonel, Associate Director of Admissions. B.A., Virginia Military Institute.

JAMES L. WILLIAMS, JR., Colonel, Director of Emergency Management. B.S., Virginia Military Institute; M.S., Troy State University; Professional Engineer, EFP.

WILLIAM J. WYATT, JR., Colonel, Director of Communications and Marketing. B.S., Frostburg State University; M.P.A., James Madison University.

DENISE H. YOUNG, Lieutenant Colonel, Director of the Miller Academic Center. B.S., Radford University; M.A., Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.

The Faculty 2021-2022

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Academic and military ranks in the Virginia Militia, unorganized, correspond as follows:

PROFESSOR—Colonel, Captain
ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR—Lieutenant Colonel, Commander
ASSISTANT PROFESSOR—Major, Lieutenant Commander
INSTRUCTOR—Captain, First Lieutenant, and Second Lieutenant, Lieutenant, Lieutenant (Junior Grade), Ensign

The first date within the parentheses indicates first appointment at VMI; the second indicates date of present faculty rank.

SHERIF ABDELHAMID, Dr., Assistant Professor in the Department of Computer and Information Sciences. B.S., Arab Academy for Science and Technology; M.S., Ph.D., Virginia Tech (2021; 2021)

J. SHAWN ADDINGTON, Colonel, Professor and Head of Electrical and Computer Engineering. B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Professional Engineer. (1996; 2004)

TANJINA AFRIN, Dr., Assistant Professor of Civil & Environmental Engineering. B.S., M.S., Bangladesh University of Engineering & Technology; Ph.D., Clemson University. (2017; 2017)

RESHEF AGAM-SEGAL, Dr., Associate Professor of Philosophy. B.A., M.A., Hebrew University of Jerusalem; Ph.D., University of Oxford. (2012; 2018)

ANNE B. ALERDING, Colonel, Professor of Biology. B.S. Queen’s University; M.S. University of British Columbia; Ph.D. Pennsylvania State University. (2008; 2020)

DENIS A. ALIYEV, Dr., Assistant Professor of Applied Mathematics. B.S., Tashkent State Technical University; M.S., Ph.D., Bowling Green State University. (2019; 2019)

JAAFAR M. ALGHAZO, Lieutenant Colonel, Associate Professor of electrical and Computer Engineering. B.S. Mutah University; M.S., Ph.D. Southern Illinois University. (2021;2021)

SAMUEL K. ALLEN, Colonel, Professor of Economics and Business. B.A., Elon University; Ph.D., University of Arizona. (2006; 2016)

ELENA ANDREEVA, Colonel, Professor of History. B.A., M.A., Moscow State University; Ph.D., New York University. (2000; 2006)

JOCHEN ARNDT, Major, Assistant Professor of History. Diplom-Betriebswirt, Baden-Wurttemberg Cooperative State University, Germany; M.A., Stephen F. Austin State University; Ph.D., University of Illinois at Chicago. (2016; 2016)

HICHAM ASSAOUI, Major, Assistant Professor of Arabic.  B.A., Hassan II University; M.A.(2) University of Arizona; Ph.D., University of Arizona. (2020; 2020)

ANUSHIKA ATHAUDA, Dr., Assistant Professor of Physics and Astronomy. B.Sc., University of Colombo; Ph.D., University of Virginia (2020; 2020)

MARY STEWART ATWELL, Lieutenant Colonel, Associate Professor of English. B.A., Hollins University; M.A., University of Virginia; M.F.A., Ph.D., Washington University in St. Louis. (2015; 2021)

MOHAMED AZAB, Dr, Assistant Professor of Computer and Information Sciences. B.S., M.S., Arab Academy of Science and Technology and Maritime Transport; Ph.D., Virginia Tech. (2018; 2018)

JAMES M. BAKER, JR., Colonel, Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering. B.S., M.S., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University; Ph.D., Georgia Institute of Technology. (2004; 2007)

SPENCER D. BAKICH, Colonel, Professor of International Studies and Director of the National Security Minor. B.A., James Madison University; M.A., Ph. D., University of Virginia. (2016; 2021)

ATIN BASUCHOUDHARY, Colonel, Professor of Economics and Business, and Holder of the John W. and Jane M. Roberts Institute Professorship in Free Market Economics. B.Sc., Calcutta University; M.B.A., Xavier Labor Relations Institute; Ph.D., University of Mississippi. (1998; 2008)

DANIEL A. BAUR, Major, Assistant Professor of Physical Education. B.S., University of Pittsburgh; M.S., James Madison University; Ph.D., Florida State University. (2019; 2019)

KATHERINE G. BAUR, Captain, Instructor of Physical Education. B.S., James Madison University; M.S., Florida State University (2017; 2017)

WADE E. BELL, Colonel, Professor and Head of Biology, Director of Research, VMI Research Laboratories, Inc.  B.S., M.Ag., University of Florida; Ph.D., University of Vermont. (1998; 2008)

JOSEPH R. BLANDINO, Colonel, Professor of Mechanical Engineering, and Holder of the Benjamin H. Powell, Jr. ‘36 Institute Professorship in Engineering. B.S., University of Massachusetts-Lowell; M.S., Ph.D., University of Virginia. Professional Engineer. (2007; 2021)

JOYCE K. BLANDINO, Colonel, Professor of Mechanical Engineering. B.S., University of Illinois; Ph.D., University of Virginia. (2010; 2010)

KAREN M. BLISS, Lieutenant Colonel, Associate Professor of Applied Mathematics. B.S., University of Missouri-Rolla; M.S., Ph.D., North Carolina State University. (2015; 2019)

CHRISTOPHER M. BLUNDA, Major, Assistant Professor of History. Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley. (2020; 2020)

KEVIN L. BRAUN, Major, Assistant Professor of Chemistry.  B.S., Beloit College; Ph.D., University of Arizona. (2018; 2018)

GEORGE M. BROOKE, IV, Colonel, Professor of Physics. B.S., Virginia Military Institute; M.S., Ph.D., Old Dominion University. (2004; 2015)

JULIE P. BROWN, Lieutenant Colonel, Associate Professor of English and Fine Arts. B.A., M.A., University of Pennsylvania; M.A., M.F.A., Ph.D., Cornell University. (2013; 2019)

KATHLEEN D. BULGER-BARNETT, Colonel, Professor of Modern Languages and Cultures. B.A., Radford University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Kentucky. (1989; 2001)

ALISON K. BURKE, Major, Assistant Professor of Biology. B.S., North Greenville University; Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. (2020;2020)

ABBEY CARRICO, Lieutenant Colonel, Associate Professor of Modern Languages. B.A., University of Richmond; M.A., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University; Ph.D., Emory University. (2013; 2019)

KAITLYN C. CARTWRIGHT, Major, Assistant Professor of Chemistry.  B.S., Sweet Briar College; Ph.D., University of Kansas. (2020; 2020)

MEGAN J. CHAMBERS, Major, Lecturer of Applied Mathematics. B.S., Youngstown State University; M.S., North Carolina State University; Ph.D., North Carolina State University. (2021;2021)

JOHN E. CERKEY, Colonel, Professor of Modern Languages and Cultures, B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Kansas. (1992; 2002)

DIMPLEKUMAR N. CHALISHAJAR, Colonel, Professor of Applied Mathematics. B.S., M.S., M. Phil., Ph.D., University of Buroda. (2011; 2018)

AMY G. CHAPMAN, Lieutenant Colonel, Associate Professor of Applied Mathematics. B.S., M.S., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University; Ph.D., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. (2015; 2021)

JAMES A. COALE, Colonel, Professor and Head of Physical Education. B.S., Springfield College; M.A., James Madison University; Ph.D., University of Maryland. (1978; 1993)

BARRY R. COBB, Colonel, Professor of Economics and Business, and Holder of the John W. and Jane M. Roberts Professorship in Free Enterprise Business. B.S., Friends University; M.B.A., University of Northern Iowa; Ph.D., University of Kansas. (2021)

ADAM W. CODY, Major, Assistant Professor of English. B.A., Ithaca College; M.A., Ph.D., The Pennsylvania State University. (2020; 2020)

BRADLEY L. COLEMAN, Colonel, Professor of History, Holder of the George J. Collins Chair in Military History, and Director, John A. Adams ‘71 Center for Military History and Strategic Analysis. B.A., Virginia Military Institute; M.A., Temple University; Ph.D., University of Georgia. (2012; 2018)

GEOFFREY W. COX, Lieutenant Colonel, Associate Professor of Applied Mathematics. M.S., Ph.D., University of California at Irvine. (2010; 2016)

JOHN A. DAVID, Colonel, Professor of Applied Mathematics, and Holder of the Jackson-Hope Distinguished Chair in Natural Sciences. B.S., University of North Carolina, M.S., Ph.D., North Carolina State University.  (2011; 2021)

VALENTINA P. DIMITROVA-GRAJZL, Colonel, Associate Professor of Economics and Business, and Holder of the Nannette and Thomas Watjen 1976 Chair in Economics and Business. B.A., Wittenberg University; M.A., University of Maryland, College Park; Ph.D., University of Maryland, College Park. (2011; 2015)

TIMOTHY C. DOWLING, Colonel, Professor of History, and Holder of Burgwyn Chair in Military History. B.S., Texas Christian University; M.A., University of Virginia; M.A. (Ed), The College of New Jersey; Ph.D., Tulane University. (2001; 2013)

PATRICK J. EICHHOLZ, Major, Assistant Professor of English. B.A., University of Dallas; Ph.D., University of North Carolina—Chapel Hill. (2018; 2018)

MOHAMED Y. ELTOWEISSY, Colonel, Professor and Head of Computer and Information Sciences. B.S., M.S., Alexandria University, Egypt; Ph.D., Old Dominion University. (2014; 2014)

DAVID M. FEINAUER, Lieutenant Colonel, Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering. B.S., Ph.D., University of Kentucky. Professional Engineer. (2020;2020)

DENNIS M. FOSTER, Colonel, Jackson-Hope Distinguished Chair in Information and Social Sciences and Head of International Studies and Political Science. B.A., Fairleigh Dickinson University; M.A., Ph.D., The Pennsylvania State University. (2004; 2014)

SCOTT T. FREIN, Colonel, Professor of Psychology, Director of the VMI Center for Undergraduate Research, and Holder of the Colonel Beverly M. Read 1941 Institute Professorship in Arts and Sciences. B.A., Furman University; M.S., Clemson University; M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Davis. (2007; 2017)

IMRAN GHANI, Dr., Associate Professor of Computer and Information Sciences. M.S., Universiti Teknologi Malaysia; Ph.D., Kookmin University. (2021;2021)

JENNIFER E. GEROW, Colonel, Professor of Economics and Business, B.S., M.B.A., Ph.D., Clemson University. (2011; 2021)

JAMES T. GIRE, Colonel, Professor and Head of Psychology, and Holder of the Jackson-Hope Distinguished Chair in Life Sciences. B.Sc., University of Jos; M.Sc., London School of Economics; Ph.D., McMaster University. (1994; 2003)

LAURA “JANELLE” GORNICK, Major, Assistant Professor of Psychology. B.A., M.S., Ph.D., University of Montana. (2017; 2017)

ISAAC GARCIA-GUERRERO, Dr., Assistant Professor of Spanish.  B.A., Universidad de Granada; M.A., Universidad Nebrija; M.A., Michigan State University; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison. (2020; 2020)

JON-MICHAEL HARDIN, Colonel, Professor and Head of Mechanical Engineering. B.S., M.S., University of South Carolina; Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. (1998; 2009)

DANIEL P. HARRISON, Lieutenant Colonel, Associate Professor of Chemistry. B.S., Virginia Military Institute; Ph.D., University of Virginia. (2013; 2019)

GREGORY N. HARTMAN, Colonel, Professor of Applied Mathematics. B.S., Liberty University; M.S., Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. (2005; 2015)

MEAGAN C. HERALD, Lieutenant Colonel, Associate Professor of Applied Mathematics & Interim MERC Director, B.S., Metro State College of Denver; M.S., Ph.D., University of Utah. (2008; 2014)

VERA HEUER, Dr., Associate Professor of International Studies and Political Science. M.A., Free University Berlin; M.A., Ph.D., Indiana University. (2013; 2019)

BRENT D. HIERMAN, Colonel, Professor of International Studies and Political Science. B.A. Lafayette College; Ph.D., Indiana University Bloomington. (2011; 2021)

STEPHANIE L. HODDE, Major, Assistant Professor of English. B.A., William Smith College; M.A., University of Chicago; Ph.D., University of Illinois-Chicago. (2016; 2016)

RYAN R. HOLSTON, Colonel, Jonathan Myrick Daniels ‘61 Chair and Professor of International Studies and Political Science. B.A. Dickinson College; MSc., The London School of Economics and Political Science; Ph.D., The Johns Hopkins University. (2009; 2018)

WAKEEL I.A. IDEWU, Colonel, Professor of Civil Engineering. B.S., University of Louisiana at Lafayette; M.S., Ph.D., Louisiana State University. Professional Engineer. (2009; 2020)

CATHARINE CLARKE INGERSOLL, Lieutenant Colonel, Associate Professor of Art History. B.A., Washington College; M.A., Ph.D., The University of Texas at Austin. (2015; 2021)

MICHELLE ITEN, Lieutenant Colonel, Associate Professor of English. B.A., M.A., Cloud State University; Ph.D., Texas Christian University. (2015; 2021)

R. GEOFFREY JENSEN, Colonel, Professor of History, and Holder of the John Biggs ‘30 Cincinnati Chair in Military History. B.A., Indiana University; M.A., Ph.D., Yale University. (2004; 2005)

BING JIANG, Dr., Associate Professor of Economics and Business. B.A., South-Central University for Nationalities-China; M.A., University of Mississippi; M.A., Ph.D., Emory University. (2013; 2013)

JACK B. (JAY) JOHNSON, JR., Colonel, Professor of Physical Education and Director of VMI Summer Session. M.S., Radford University; Ph.D., Virginia Tech. (2006; 2016)

M. HOUSTON JOHNSON V, Colonel, Professor and Head of History. B.A., Roanoke College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Tennessee, Knoxville (2012; 2020)

JONATHAN S. JONES, Major, Assistant Professor of History.  B.A., Dallas Baptist University; M.A., Texas Christian University; Ph.D., Binghamton University.  (2021; 2021)

TAPPEY H. JONES, Colonel, Professor of Chemistry. B.S., Virginia Military Institute; Ph.D., University of North Carolina. (1993; 1997)

CHAD A. JOYCE, Captain, Instructor in Physical Education. B.S., Springfield College; M.A., Old Dominion University. (2002; 2002)

JAI KYOUNG JUNG, Dr., Assistant Professor of Civil Engineering.  B.S., Han Yang University; Ph.D., Cornell University. (2018; 2021)

YOUNA JUNG, Dr., Assistant Professor of Computer and Information Sciences. B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Ajou University, South Korea. (2015; 2015)

JEFFRY KENDRICK, Lieutenant Colonel, Associate Professor of Modern Languages. B.S. University of Arkansas; M.A. University of Arkansas; Ph.D. University of Kansas. (2013; 2019)

CURRY W. KENNEDY, Major, Assistant Professor of English. B.A., The University of Arkansas; M.A., Ph.D., The Pennsylvania State University. (2021; 2021)

MOLLY H. KENT, Major, Assistant Professor of Biology. B.S., University of Wisconsin-Madison; Ph.D., University of Illinois Urbana Champaign. (2019; 2019)

KEITH A. KLINE,  Colonel, Professor of Psychology. B.S., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University; M.S., Ph.D., University of Tennessee. (2005; 2017)

PATRICK J. KLINGER, Major, Assistant Professor of History.  B.A., Marshall University; M.A., East Carolina University; Ph.D., University of Kansas.  (2021; 2021)

STEVEN E. KNEPPER, Lieutenant Colonel, Associate Professor of English. B.A., Juniata College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Virginia. (2014; 2020)

MICHAEL S. KRACKOW, Colonel, Professor of Physical Education. B.S., Hofstra University; M.Ed., University of Cincinnati; Ph.D., Virginia Tech. (2012; 2016)

MICHAEL A. LaROCCA, Major, Assistant Professor of Psychology. B.S., United States Military Academy; M.S. Pepperdine University; Ph.D., University of Alabama. (2019; 2019)

SABRINA S. LAROUSSI, Dr., Associate Professor of Modern Languages and Cultures. B.A., Universite d’Alger, Algeria; M.A., Universidad de Alcalá, Spain; M.A., Ph.D., Texas Tech University. (2015; 2021)

RAMONI O. LASISI, Dr., Associate Professor of Computer and Information Sciences. B.S., Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Nigeria;  M.S., University of Lagos, Nigeria; PhD., Utah State University. (2014; 2014)

EMILY L. LILLY, Colonel, Professor of Biology. B.A, Smith College; Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology. (2010; 2021)

LU,LU, Dr., Assistant Professor of Modern Languages and Cultures. B.A., State University of New York and Binghamton, M.A., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison. (2021;2021)

RAYMOND J. MACDERMOTT, Colonel, Professor of Economics and Business. B.A., Ithaca College; M.A., University of Pittsburgh; Ph.D. Rutgers University. (2006; 2016)

MARY BETH MANJEROVIC, Major, Assistant Professor of Biology. B.S., University of Maine; M.S., West Virginia University; Ph.D., University of Central Florida. (2017; 2017)

REBEKAH L. MARTIN, Major, Assistant Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering. B.S., Bucknell University; Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. (2020; 2020)

DANIEL F. McCAIN, Lieutenant Colonel, Associate Professor of Chemistry. B.S., Alleghany College; M.S., Ph.D., Albert Einstein College of Medicine. (2004; 2010)

TURK McCLESKEY, Colonel, U.S. Marine Corps Reserve (Ret.), Professor of History, and Holder of the Lieutenant General John W. Knapp ‘54 Chair for Academic Excellence. B.A., University of Texas at Austin; Ph.D., College of William and Mary. (1994; 2001)

THOMAS J. McCORMICK, Colonel, USA (Ret.), Visiting Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering. B.S., U.S. Military Academy; M.S., George Mason University; M.S., Ph.D., The George Washington University. (2017;2017)

CHRISTINA R. McDONALD, Colonel, Professor of English, Institute Director of Writing, and Holder of the Jackson-Hope Distinguished Chair in Humanities. B.A., Rollins College; Ph.D., Texas Christian University. (2002; 2004)

ROBERT L. McDONALD, Colonel, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Professor of English. B.A., Winthrop College; M.A., East Tennessee State University; Ph.D., Texas Christian University. (1992; 2002)

ROBERT L. McMASTERS, Captain, Professor of Mechanical Engineering. B.S., United States Naval Academy; Ph.D., Michigan State University. Professional Engineer. (2004; 2007)

EMILY P. MILLER, Colonel, Professor and Head of Department of English, Rhetoric, and Humanistic Studies, and Holder of the Navas-Read Chair in English Literature. B.A., M.A., College of William and Mary; Ph.D., University of Virginia. (1988; 1993)

ROBERT W. MORESCHI, Brigadier General, Professor of Economics and Busines, Deputy Superintendent for Academics, and Dean of the Faculty. B.A., Augustana College; M.S., Ph.D. University of Illinois. (2002; 2018).

DEANNE L. MOOSMAN, Captain, Instructor in Physical Education. B.S., University of Rhode Island; M.S., Eastern Kentucky University. (2015:2015)

PAUL R. MOOSMAN, JR., Colonel, Professor of Biology. B.S. Virginia Military Institute; M.S. Eastern Kentucky University; Ph.D. Auburn University. (2008; 2019)

TIM MURRAY, Major, Assistant Professor of Economics and Business. B.A., M.B.A., Old Dominion University; Ph.D., University of Connecticut. (2019; 2019)

W. WAYNE NEEL, Colonel, Professor of Mechanical Engineering. B.A., M.A., University of South Florida; M.M.E., Ph.D., North Carolina State University. Professional Engineer. (1989; 1996)

CHARLES D. NEWHOUSE, Colonel, Professor and Head of Civil & Environmental Engineering, and Holder of the Charles S. Luck, Jr. ‘20 Institute Professor in Engineering. B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Professional Engineer. (2008; 2014)

ERIC W. OSBORNE, Lieutenant Colonel, Associate Professor of History. B.A., North Carolina State University; M.A., University of South Carolina; Ph.D., Texas Christian University. (2007; 2013)

TIMOTHY J.A. PASSMORE, Major, Assistant Professor of International Studies and Political Science. B.A., Lee University; M.Litt., University of St. Andrews; M.A., Ph.D., University of Colorado. (2019; 2019)

BLAIN A. PATTERSON, Major, Assistant Professor of Applied Mathematics. B.S., Youngstown State University; M.S., Ph.D. North Carolina State University. (2019; 2019)

SARAH E. PATTERSON, Major, Assistant Professor of Applied Mathematics. B.S., Youngstown State University; Ph.D., Duke University. (2019; 2019)

SHANNON P. QUEVEDO, Major, Assistant Professor of Chemistry. B.S., Harvey Mudd College; Ph.D., University of Michigan. (2021;2021)

ANDREI RAMNICEANU, Major, Assistant Professor of Civil Engineering. B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Professional Engineer. (2016; 2016)

MADELEINE FORREST RAMSEY, Major, Assistant Professor of History. B.A., Randolph Macon College; M.A., Clemson University; Ph.D. University of Arkansas. (2021;2021)

J. PATRICK RHAMEY, Lieutenant Colonel, Associate Professor of International Studies. B.A., Rhodes College; M.A., University of Georgia; Ph.D., University of Arizona. (2012; 2018)

HOLLY JO RICHARDSON, Colonel, Professor of Physical Education. B.S., University of Iowa; M.S., University of Wisconsin-LaCrosse; Ph.D., The Ohio State University. (1997; 2001)

DUNCAN J. RICHTER, Professor of Philosophy and Holder of the Charles S. Luck III ‘55 Institute Professorship. B.A., Oxford University; M. Phil., University College of Swansea; Ph.D., University of Virginia. (1995; 1996)

JOHN E. “Ned” RIESTER, JR., Captain, Professor of Civil & Environmental Engineering and Director of Virginia Military Institute Summer Transition Program. B.S., Virginia Military Institute; M.S., Ph.D., Old Dominion University. Professional Engineer. (1993; 2001)

MEGAN E. ROOSEVELT, Major, Assistant Professor of International Studies and Political Science. B.A., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; M.A., Ph.D., University of Colorado. (2021; 2021)

RICHARD A. ROWE, Colonel, Professor of Biology, and Holder of the Bruce C. Gottwald Sr, ‘54 Chair for Academic Excellence. B.A., Ripon College; M.S., Bowling Green State University; Ph.D., Michigan State University. (1991; 1997)

CHHANDA SAMANTA, Colonel, Professor of Physics. B.S., M.S., University of Calcutta; Ph.D., University of Maryland. (2013; 2018)

HOWARD B. SANBORN, IV, Colonel, Professor of International Studies and Political Science. B.A., Washington and Lee University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Iowa. (2008; 2018)

JASON W. SCHROEPFER, Major, Assistant Professor of Modern Languages and Cultures. B.A, University of California; M.A., Ph.D., University of Texas. (2018; 2018)

LIZETH ELIZONDO SCHROEPFER, Major, Assistant Professor of History. B.A., B.S., California State University, Chico; M.A., California State University, San Diego; Ph.D., University of Texas, Austin. (2019; 2019)

TINNI SEN, Colonel, Professor of Economics and Business, and Holder of the Colonel Alexander Morrison 1939 Professorship in Economics and Business. B.S., M.S., Calcutta University; Ph.D., University of Mississippi. (2001; 2011)

TROY J. SIEMERS, Colonel, Professor and Head of Applied Mathematics, and Holder of the Major General James M. Morgan, Jr. ‘45 Chair for Academic Excellence. B.S., M.S., Purdue University; Ph.D., University of Virginia. (1999; 2009)

KATHRYN SIMMS, Major, Assistant Professor of Economics & Business. B.S., M.T.A., University of Alabama; C.P.A., Georgia; Ph.D., University of Georgia; Ph.D., Old Dominion University.  (2017; 2017)

JEFFREY G. SMITH, JR. Brigadier General, USA (Ret.), Professor of Computer and Information Sciences. B.A., Virginia Military Institute; M.S., National War College; Ph.D., Princeton University. (2014; 2018)

JEFFREY S. SMITH, Colonel USAF (Ret.), Associate Professor of Economics and Business, and Holder of the General Edwin Cox ‘20 Institute Professorship in History and Economics. B.A., University of South Carolina; M.S., Wright State University; Ph.D., University of Tennessee. (2011; 2011)

STANTON Q. SMITH, Colonel, Professor and Head of Chemistry, and Holder of the John C. Allen ‘62 Institute Professorship in Chemistry. B.S., University of Central Florida; Ph.D., University of Virginia. (1999; 2014)

ASHLEIGH B. SMYTHE, Lieutenant Colonel, Associate Professor of Biology. B.S., University of Vermont; M.S., Southern Louisiana University; Ph.D., University of California. (2014; 2019)

JAMES C. SQUIRE, Colonel, Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, and Holder of the Jamison-Payne Institute Professorship in Electrical Engineering. B.S., United States Military Academy; M.S., Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Professional Engineer. (2000; 2008)

JILLIAN L. STUART, Major, Assistant Professor of Psychology. B.S., University of Mary Washington; Ph.D., University of Iowa. (2018; 2018)

GERALD A. “JAY” SULLIVAN, Colonel, Professor of Mechanical Engineering, and Holder of the Benjamin H. Hardaway, Jr. ‘13 Institute Professorship in Engineering. B.S., University of Vermont; M.S., Ph.D., Rensselaer Polytechnic University.  Professional Engineer (2004; 2014)

GLENN R. SULLIVAN, Colonel, Professor of Psychology. B.A., Dominican College of San Rafael; M.S., Ph.D., Pacific Graduate School of Psychology. (2006; 2013)

DONALD R. SUNNEN, Colonel, Professor and Head of Modern Languages and Cultures. B.A., Lawrence University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Illinois. (1990; 2001)

MATTHEW K. SWENTY, Colonel, Professor of Civil & Environmental Engineering, and Holder of the Jackson-Hope Distinguished Professorship in Engineering. B.S., M.S., University of Missouri-Rolla; Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Professional Engineer. (2011; 2021)

PENNIE J. TICEN, Lieutenant Colonel, Associate Professor of English. B.A., Mount Holyoke College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Massachusetts, Amherst. (2003; 2006)

THOMAS C. TIMMES, Colonel, USA (Ret.), Professor of Civil & Environmental Engineering. B.S., Virginia Military Institute; M.S.E., Johns Hopkins University; Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University. Professional Engineer. (2017; 2020)

DANIELA M. TOPASNA, Colonel, Professor of Physics. B.S., University of Bucharest; M.S., Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. (2002; 2016)

GREGORY A. TOPASNA, Colonel, Professor of Physics, and Holder of the Commodore Matthew Fontaine Maury Chair for Academic Excellence. B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. (2000; 2015)

STACEY K. VARGAS, Colonel, Head and Professor of Physics, and Holder of the Cameron Institute Professorship in Physics and Astronomy.  B.S., Wheeling Jesuit College; M.S., Ph.D., University of Connecticut. (1996; 2021)

DOUGLAS B. WAINWRIGHT, Major, Computer and Information Sciences IT Manager and Instructor. B.A., Virginia Military Institute; M.D.E., University of Maryland University College.

SHANNON P. WETZLER, Major, Assistant Professor in the Department of Chemistry. B.S., Harvey Mudd College; Ph.D. University of Michigan- Ann Arbor. (2021; 2021)

CLIFFORD T. WEST, JR., Colonel, Professor and Head of Economics and Business. B.A., University of California, San Diego; M.B.A., University of Notre Dame; Ph.D., Indiana University. (1996; 2001)

SARA S. WHIPPLE, Lieutenant Colonel, Associate Professor of Psychology. B.A., Wake Forest University; M.A., University of Richmond; Ph.D., Cornell University. (2014; 2020)

AUBREY K. WHITEHEAD, Major, Assistant Professor of Psychology. B.A., University of Buffalo; M.A., Webster University; Ph.D., George Mason University. (2021; 2021)

JAMES H. WHITTEN, Captain, Instructor of Physical Education. B.S., M.A.Ed., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. (2016; 2016)

RODNEY WILKINS, Major, Instructor of Civil and Environmental Engineering. B.S., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University; M.E., Ph.D. University of Virginia. (2020;2020)

HENRY A. WISE, Major, Assistant Professor of English. B.A., Virginia Military Institute; M.F.A., University of Mississippi. (2017; 2019)

LAURA XIE,  Dr., Assistant Professor of Modern Languages and Cultures. M.A., Beijing University; Ph.D., Stanford University. (2016; 2016)

Adjunct Faculty 2021-2022

GEORGE A. ABRY, JR., English, Rhetoric, and Humanistic Studies. B.A., University of New Orleans; M.A., the Johns Hopkins University; M.H.P., Tulane University.

KELECHI C. ANYANWU, Economics and Business. B.S., M.S., University of Wisconsin-Milwaukiee

E. DOUGLAS AYDER, JR., International Studies. B.A., Bates College; M.A. Harvard University; M.A., Tufts University.

PAUL B. BARRON, Lieutenant Colonel USMC (Ret.), Civil & Environmental Engineering. B.A., Benedictine College; MSLIS, University of Texas.

HANNAH G. BECKER, Economics and Business. B.S., Mississippi State University; M.B.A., M.S., Florida Institute of Technology.

TRACY A. BELL, Biology. B.S., University of Nebraska; D.V.M., University of Florida.

SCOTT E. BELLIVEAU, International Studies & Political Science.  B.A., Virginia Military Institute; M.A., The American University.

CHRISTOPHER J. BONURA, History. B.A., M.A., University of Florida; Ph.D. University of California.

CALEB A. BROWN, Chemistry. B.S., Guilford College; Ph.D., North Carolina State University. 

MARK H. BRYANT, Colonel, US Army (Ret.), Biology. B.S., Virginia Military Institute; M.S., Michigan State University; M.S.S., US Army War College.

MARIKO A. CLARKE, History.  B.A., Aoyama Gakuin University; M.A., Fort Hays State University.

JENNY CRANCE, Physical Education. B.S., James Madison University; M.S., University of Virginia; D.N.P., James Madison University.

TOINETTE CULP, Biology. B.S., University of Maryland; M.P.T., Old Dominion University; D.P.T., Shenandoah University.

KACIE C. D’ALESSANDRO, Civil and Environmental Engineering. B.S., M.S. Clemson University; Ph.D. Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.

PAUL DAMERELL, Mechanical Engineering. B.S., M.S., Purdue University.

ANNICK H. DUPAL, English, Rhetoric, and Humanistic Studies. B.A., American University; M.A., Brigham Young University; M.S., James Madison University.

JOSHUA O. ELROD, International Studies and Political Science.  B.A., College of Wooster; J.D., University of Virginia.

DANIEL K. EVANS, Economics and Business. B.S., Tennessee Wesleyan University; J.D., Washington and Lee University.

PATRICIA C. FRY, Major, Physical Education. B.S., Sacred Heart University; M.A., Liberty University.

STEPHEN C. GEROME, Modern Languages and Cultures. B.A., M.S., James Madison University; Ph.D., University of Texas Rio Grande Valley.

HEENA T. GHANDI, Applied Mathematics.  B.S., M.S., Ph.D., University of Baroda.

HEATHER GHOSHEH, Biology. B.S., Instituto María Auxiliadera; B.S.Med., Escuela Autonoma de Ciencias Médicas de Centro América; M.P.H., East Carolina University.

DENIS GRACANIN, Computer and Information Sciences. B.S., M.S., University of Zagreb, Croatia; M.S., Ph.D., University of Louisiana at Lafayette.

JAMES R. GREINER, Physical Education. B.S., M.S., Miami University.

DAVID B. HALL, Colonel, U.S. Marine Corps (Ret.), Director of International Programs. LEAD Fellow. B.A., Virginia Military Institute; M.A., Marine Corps Command & Staff College; M.A., Naval War College.

CHRISTIAN P. B. HASKETT, English, Rhetoric, and Humanistic Studies. B.A., Marywood University; M.A., Columbia University; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin—Madison.

KELLY A. HENRY, LEAD Fellow. B.S., U.S. Naval Academy; U.S. Naval War College; M.P.A., Murray State University; M.P.H., George Washington University.

STEPHEN C. HILDRETH, Civil and Environmental Engineering. B.S. Furman University; M.S., University of Vermont; Ph.D., University of South Carolina.

ERIC D. HILKER, English, Rhetoric, and Humanistic Studies. B.A., Gordon College; M.A., Yale Divinity School.

EILEEN T. HINKS, Biology and Chemistry.  B.S., Ursinus College, Ph.D., Temple University School of Medicine.

JENNIFER W. HOUGH, Applied Mathematics.  B.S., Pennsylvania State University; M.S., Oregon State University.

XIAOMING HU, Modern Languages and Cultures. Ph.D., University of Hawaii at Manoa.

ROBERT B. JAMES, Colonel, USA (Ret.), International Studies and Political Science, and Holder of the Economics Mary Moody Northen Chair. B.A., Ohio Northern University; M.Ed., Bowling Green University.

SARAH L. JONES, Colonel, Psychology.  M.Ed., Virginia Commonwealth University; Psy.D., James Madison University.

DEAN A. KERSHAW, Colonel, USA (Ret.), Civil & Environmental Engineering, and Holder of the Wachtmeister Chair. B.S., Virginia Military Institute;  M.S., George Washington University.

MINSOO KIM, Dr., Computer and information Sciences. B.S., M.S., Ph.D, Ajou University, South Korea.

WILLIAM D. KIMSEY, English, Rhetoric, and Humanistic Studies. B.S. East Tennessee State University; M.A., Arizona State University; Ph.D., Southern Illinois University.

JOHN W. KNOWLES, III, Modern Languages & Cultures. B.A., M.A., Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.

ABIBAT A. LASISI, Computer and Information Sciences. B.S., Federal University of Argic; M.S., University of Lagos; Ph.D. Utah State University.

DURIG LEWIS, Physics. Ph.D., University of London.

BRUCE A. LILLEGARD, Civil & Environmental Engineering. B.S., University of Georgia; M.E., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University; M.S., George Washington University, M.S., Industrial College of the Armed Forces.

PATRICK G. LOONEY, Colonel, LEAD Fellow. M.S., Marymount University; M.M.S., Marine Corps University; M.A. Naval War College.

STEPHEN O. LOWE, Economics and Business. B.S., James Madison University; M.S., University of Virginia; Ph.D., University of Glasgow.

WILLIAM B. LOWE, JR., Colonel, USAF (Ret.), Applied Mathematics.  B.S., United States Air Force Academy; M.S., North Carolina State University.

KURT LUTHER, Computer and Information Sciences. B.S., Purdue University; Ph.D. Georgia Institute of Technology.

BRUCE N. MACDONALD, Economics and Business.  B.A., Trinity College.

DANIEL R. MARSHALL, Major. Physical Education.  B.S., The College of William and Mary; M.S., University of South Carolina; Ed.D., Florida State University.

KELLY MINOR, History. B.A., M.A., University of West Florida: Ph.D., University of Florida.

STEPHEN L. NEAS, Major, USA (Ret.), Civil Engineering. B.S., Virginia Military Institute.

WESLEY B. O’DELL, International Studies and Political Science. B.A., Washington and Lee University; M.Phil., University of Cambridge; M.A., Ph.D., The Johns Hopkins University.

LAURA PARSONS, English, Rhetoric, and Humanistic Studies. B.A., Carleton College; M.A. University of Virginia.

ROBERT E. PHILLIPS, Colonel, USA (Ret.), Psychology. B.A., Virginia Military Institute; M.Div., Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary; M.S., Columbus State University; M.S.S., U.S. Army War College.

B.J. PARSON, Lieutenant Colonel, USA (Ret.), Biology. B.S., Western Kentucky University; M.D., University of Louisville.

ANA CRISTINA PINTO-BAILEY, Modern Languages and Cultures. Ph.D., Tulane University.

DALE R. RAYMOND, Chemistry.  B.S., M.S., Ph.D., University of Maine.

ZEBULEN A. RILEY, Economics and Business. B.S., George Mason University; M.A., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.

SAMUEL K. ROSKELLEY, Civil Engineering. B.S., Brigham Young University; M.S., University of Virginia.

WOODSON A. SADLER, JR., Colonel, USMC (Ret.), Civil Engineering. B.S., Virginia Military Institute; M.S., University of Southern California.

SAMUEL E. SAUNDERS, III, Civil & Environmental Engineering. B.S., Virginia Military Institute; M.E., University of Virginia.

MOHAMMED SHIHAB, Modern Languages and Cultures.  M.A., University of Virginia.

JONATHAN L. SHIPE, History. B.A., Lynchburg College; M.A., Lynchburg University; Ph.D., Florida University.

GLENN SHIVE, Lopez Visiting Chair in Asian Studies. B.A., M.A., Ph.D., Temple University.

CLAUDIA M. SMIGROD, Holder of the Edwin P. Conquest Chair in the Humanities, English, Rhetoric, and Humanistic Studies. B.F.A., College of Ceramics of the State of New York; M.F.A, George Washington University.

DOUGLAS N. SMITH,  English, Rhetoric, and Humanistic Studies. B.S, University of Richmond; M.A., Regent University.

KERRY M. SMITH, English, Rhetoric, and Humanistic Studies. B.A., M.A., James Madison University.

MATTIE Q. SMITH, English, Rhetoric, and Humanistic Studies. B.A., M.A., Hollins University.

ROSCOE B. STEPHENSON, III, Economics & Business.  B.A., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; J.D., Washington & Lee University.

BRUCE J. SUMMERS, Economics & Business. B.A., University of Notre Dame; M.A., University of Illinois.

SYDNEY E. TAMMARINE, English, Rhetoric, and Humanistic Studies. B.A., Otterbein University; MFA, Hollins University.

JAMES E. TURNER, Colonel, Emeritus Professor of Biology, and Holder of the Thomas Bahnson and Anne Bassett Stanley Chair in Ethics and Integrity.  B.A., Virginia Military Institute; M.S., University of Richmond; Ph.D., University of Tennessee. (1967; 2019)

JOHN R. VOSBURGH, Applied Mathematics.  M.S., Syracuse University.

DOUGLAS B. WAINWRIGHT, Computer and Information Sciences. B.A., Virginia Military Institute; M.D. University of Maryland.

GEORGE WALTER, English, Rhetoric, and Humanistic Studies. B.A., Christendom College; M.A., The Catholic University of America.

MICHAEL E. WAWRZYNIAK, Colonel, LEAD Fellow. B.B.A., University of Wisconsin-Madison; M.B.A., Syracuse University; M.A., Naval War College.

JORDAN M. WHITMAN, English, Rhetoric, and Humanistic Studies. B.A. , Roanoke College; M.A., Liberty University.

PAIGE A. WILLIAMS, Psychology. BA. University of Florida; M.P.A., University of West Florida.

Emeritus Faculty

ARTHUR A. ADAMS, III, Lieutenant Colonel, Emeritus Lecturer in Physics. B.A., Emory University; M.S., University of Alabama. (1967; 1993)

J. HOWARD ARTHUR, Colonel, Emeritus Professor of Mechanical Engineering.  B.S., M.S., Ph.D., University of Virginia.  Professional Engineer.  (1988; 1998)

GORDON V. BALL, JR., Colonel, Emeritus Professor of English and Fine Arts. A.B., Davidson College; M.A., Ph.D., University of North Carolina. (1989; 1993)

S. ALAN BARAGONA, Colonel, Emeritus Professor of English. B.A., Davidson College; M.A., Ph.D., University of North Carolina. (1986; 2013)

DANIEL W. BARR, Colonel, USA (Ret.), Emeritus Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering. B.S., Virginia Military Institute; M.S., Ph.D., University of Virginia. Professional Engineer. (1982; 2017)

JOHN G. BARRETT, Colonel, Emeritus Professor of History. B.A., Wake Forest University; M.A., Ph.D., University of North Carolina. (1953; 1987)

R. MEREDITH ZEHNER BEDELL, Colonel, Emeritus Professor of English. B.A., Wake Forest University; M.A., Ph.D., Florida State University. (1976; 2008)

DAVID W. BOLEN, JR., Colonel, Professor Emeritus of Mathematics. B.S., Davidson College; M.A., Duke University; Ph.D., North Carolina State University. (1969; 2005)

CHARLES F. BROWER, IV , Brigadier General, USA (Ret.), Emeritus Professor of International Studies. B.S., United States Military Academy; M.A., University of Pennsylvania; M.A., U.S. Naval War College; Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania. (2001; 2016)

C. DALE BUCKNER, Colonel, Emeritus Professor of Civil Engineering. B.S., M.S., Ph.D., North Carolina State University; Professional Engineer. (1985; 2008)

JOSIAH BUNTING, III, Major General, Superintendent Emeritus and Professor of Humanities.  B.A., Virginia Military Institute; B.A. and M.A., Oxford University; D.Litt. (Hon.) Hampden-Sydney College; D. Litt. (Hon.), Washington College; L.H.D. (Hon.), Catawba College. (1995; 1995)

H. FRANCIS BUSH, Colonel, Emeritus Professor of Economics and Business. B.A., SUNY at Buffalo; M.Acc., Ohio State University; Ph.D., University of Florida. (1994; 1997)

GORDON O. CALKINS, Colonel, Emeritus Professor of Physical Education. B.A., M.Ed., Springfield College; Ed.D., Virginia Tech. (1971; 2005)

P. ALLAN CARLSSON, Colonel, Emeritus Professor of Philosophy. B.A., Wheaton College; B.D., Trinity Evangelical Divinity School; M.A., Wheaton College; Ph.D., Northwestern University. (1961; 1991)

EDWARD L. CLAIBORN, Colonel, Emeritus Professor of Economics and Business. B.S., University of Idaho; M.A., Ph.D., Princeton University. (1981; 1998)

JAMES B. DAVIS, Colonel, Emeritus Professor of English; B.S., Spring Hill College; M.A., Tulane University; Ph.D., University of Virginia. (1964; 1992)

THOMAS W. DAVIS, Colonel, Emeritus Professor of History. B.A., Virginia Military Institute; M.A., Ph.D., University of North Carolina. (1972; 2007)

MARY ANN DELLINGER, Colonel, Emeritus Professor of Modern Languages and Cultures.  B.A., University of New Mexico; M.A., Ph.D., Arizona State University.  (2001; 2008)

LEE S. DEWALD, SR., Colonel, Emeritus Professor of Applied Mathematics. B.S., The Citadel; M.B.A., Long Island University; M.S., Ph.D., Naval Postgraduate School. (2002; 2017)

FLOYD H. DUNCAN, Colonel, Emeritus Professor of Economics and Business. B.S., Virginia Military Institute; M.B.A., Ph.D., University of South Carolina. (1978; 2013)

DAVID L. DUPUY, Colonel, Emeritus Professor of Physics and Astronomy. A. B., King College; M.A., Wesleyan University; Ph.D., University of Toronto. (1982; 2006)

ALAN F. FARRELL, Brigadier General, Emeritus Professor of Modern Languages and Cultures. B.A. Trinity College; M.A. - French, M.A. - German, Ph.D., Tufts University. (1995; 2014)

CHARLES E. FRALEY, Colonel, Professor Emeritus of Economics and Business. B.S., East Central State University; B.S., Southwestern Oklahoma State University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Oklahoma. (1980; 2006)

EDWIN J. GOLLER, Colonel, Emeritus Professor of Chemistry. B.S., Merrimack College; M.S., Northeastern University; Ph.D., University of New Hampshire. (1969; 1999)

MYRON H. GLUCK, Colonel, Emeritus Professor of Computer and Information Sciences. B.S., University of Michigan; M.A., University of Oklahoma; Ph.D., Syracuse University. (2001; 2005)

TIMOTHY M. HODGES, Colonel, Emeritus Professor of Mechanical Engineering. B.S., Virginia Military Institute; M.S., Montana State University; Ph.D., University of Virginia. Professional Engineer. (1980; 2021)

LOUIS R. HUNDLEY, Colonel, Emeritus Professor of Biology. B.S., Virginia Military Institute; M.S., Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. (1950; 1989)

ROBERT A. JOHNSON, Colonel, Emeritus Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering. B.S.E.E., M.S., and Ph.D., Clemson University. Professional Engineer. (1984; 2004)

A. CASH KOENIGER, Colonel, Emeritus Professor of History. B.A., Washington and Lee University; M.A., Ph.D., Vanderbilt University. (1986; 2013)

KENNETH E. KOONS, Colonel, Emeritus Professor of History, and Holder of the General Edwin Cox ‘20 Institute Professorship in History and Economics. B.A., M.A., Shippensburg State College; D.A., Carnegie-Mellon University. (1982; 2020)

JOHN G. LELAND, Colonel, Emeritus Professor of English.  B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of North Carolina.  (1986; 2013)

DAVID L. LIVINGSTON, Colonel, Emeritus Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering.  BSE, M.E., Ph.D., Old Dominion University.  Professional Engineer.  (1999, 2001)

THOMAS C. LOMINAC, Colonel, Emeritus Professor of Mathematics and Computer Science. A.B., M.S., Ph.D., University of North Carolina. (1982; 1987)

ROBERT E. LUDT, Colonel, Emeritus Professor of Chemistry. A.B., Thiel College; M.A., Ph.D., Duke University. (1970; 2009)

PATRICK M. MAYERCHAK, Colonel, Emeritus Professor of Political Science and International Studies. B.A., M.A., University of Kentucky; Ph.D., American University, School of International Service. (1976)

THOMAS N. MERIWETHER, Colonel, Emeritus Professor of Psychology. B.A., Vanderbilt University; M.S., Ph.D., University of Tennessee. (1995; 1996)

CHARLES D. MORGAN, Colonel, Professor Emeritus of Mechanical Engineering. B.S., Stevens Institute of Technology; M.S., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute; Ph.D., Lehigh University. Professional Engineer. (1986; 2001)

W. GRIGG MULLEN, JR., Colonel, Professor Emeritus of Civil & Environmental Engineering. B.S., Virginia Military Institute; M.E., University of Virginia; Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Professional Engineer. (1992; 2017)

JOHN H. PAGE, Colonel, Emeritus Professor of Civil Engineering. B.S., Davis and Elkins College; M.S., Ph.D., University of Virginia. Professional Engineer. (1979; 2010)

DANIEL Y. PHARR, Colonel, Professor Emeritus of Chemistry. B.A., University of North Carolina; M.A., Wake Forest University; Ph.D., University of Massachusetts. (1982; 2019)

STEVEN RIETHMILLER, Colonel, Emeritus Professor of Chemistry. B.S., Virginia Military Institute; Ph.D., University of South Carolina. (1963; 2008)

GARY K. ROGERS, Colonel, Emeritus Professor of Civil Engineering.  B.S., West Virginia Institute of Technology; M.E., University of California, Berkeley; Ph.D., Virginia Tech.  Professional Engineer.  (1993; 2001)

R. WANE SCHNEITER, Brigadier General, Dean Emeritus and Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering. B.S., Ph.D., Utah State University.  Professional Engineer. (1990; 2014)

HENRY D. SCHREIBER, Colonel, Emeritus Professor of Chemistry. B.S., Lebanon Valley College; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison. (1976; 2014)

FRANK A. SETTLE, JR., Colonel, Emeritus Professor of Chemistry. B.S., Emory and Henry College; Ph.D., University of Tennessee. (1964; 1992)

MICHAEL R. SEXTON, Captain, USNR (Ret.),  Emeritus Professor of Mechanical Engineering. B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.  Professional Engineer. (1985; 2008)

ROSE MARY SHELDON, Colonel, Emeritus Professor of History. B.A., Trenton State College; M.A., Hunter College; Ph.D., University of Michigan. (1993; 2019)

H. RICHARD SKUTT, Colonel, Emeritus Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering. B.S., M.S., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University; Ph.D., Worcester Polytechnic Institute.  Professional Engineer. (1978; 1996)

MOHAMED TAIFI, Emeritus Professor Modern Languages and Cultures. Diploma of Advanced Studies, University of Mohammed V; Third Cycle Doctorate, University of Strasbourg; State Doctorate of Letters, University of Aix-Marseille. (2003; 2003)

DONALD E. THOMAS, Colonel, Emeritus Professor of History. B.A., University of Michigan; M.A., Ph.D., University of Chicago. (1972; 2001)

JOHN R. THOMPSON, Colonel, Emeritus Professor of Physics and Astronomy, and Holder of the Cameron Professorship in Physics and Astronomy, B.S., Tennessee Technology University; M.S., Georgia Institute of Technology; Ph.D., Georgia Institute of Technology. (2006; 2006)

RICHARD S. TRANDEL, Colonel, Emeritus Professor of Mechanical Engineering. B.S., Virginia Military Institute; M.S., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University; Ph.D., University of Virginia. Professional Engineer. (1959; 2004)

BLAIR P. TURNER, Capt., Emeritus Professor of History and Political Science. B.A., St. Andrews Presbyterian College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Florida. (1982; 1991)

JAMES E. TURNER, Colonel, Emeritus Professor of Biology. B.A., Virginia Military Institute; M.S., University of Richmond; Ph.D., University of Tennessee. (1967; 2019)

VONDA K. WALSH, Colonel, Emeritus Professor of Applied Mathematics. B.S., Clinch Valley College; M.S., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University; Ph.D., Medical College of Virginia. (1985; 1998)

MARK F. WILKINSON, Emeritus Professor of History. B.A., Georgetown University; M.A., University of Maryland; Ph.D., University of Michigan. (1993; 2020)

HENRY G. WILLIAMS, JR., Emeritus Professor of Mathematics. B.S., Wake Forest University; M.A., Ph.D., Duke University. (1964; 2001)

The Athletic Staff 2021-2022

DAVID L. DILES, Dr., Director, Department of Intercollegiate Athletics. B.S., M.S., Ohio University; Ed.D., University of Michigan.

JACK B. (JAY) JOHNSON, JR., Colonel, Faculty Athletics Representative, Professor of Physical Education and Director of VMI Summer Session. M.S., Radford University; Ph.D., Virginia Tech. (2006; 2016)


JACK ABERCROMBIE, Assistant Football Coach.

PATRICK ASHFORD, Assistant Football Coach.

SEAN D. BERNSTEIN, Assistant Men’s and Women’s Track and Field Coach. B.S., SUNY-Oneonta.

JONATHAN M. BIRSNER, Head Men’s Lacrosse Coach. B.S., United States Military Academy.

WILLIAM F. BITHER, SR., Lt. Col., Rifle Coach. B.S., North Georgia College; M.S., James Madison University.

WADE H. BRANNER, Associate Athletic Director for Athletic Communications. B.A., Virginia Military Institute.

ANDREW BRETSCHER, Director of Men’s and Women’s Swimming and Diving. B.S., Ohio State University; M.S., Frostburg State University.

HAROLD L. BROWN, JR., Assistant Athletic Director for Facilities and Compliance. B.S., M.S., Virginia Tech.

MIKE CARPENTAR, Assistant Sports Information Director. B.S., Slippery Rock University.

THOMAS A. CLARK, Assistant Head Football Coach/Defensive Coordinator. B.A., University of Maryland.

CASSIDY CLEMENTS, Assistant Director of Academic Services. B.S., M.S., James Madison University.

BILLY COSH, Assistant Football Coach.

KELSEY CROAK, Assistant Athletic Trainer. B.S., University of Toledo; M.Ed., University of Virginia.

LOGAN DAHMS, Assistant Basketball Coach.

DANIEL EARL, Head Basketball Coach. B.S., M.B.A., The Pennsylvania State University.

RYAN EDDY, Assistant Athletic Trainer. B.S., The Pennsylvania State University; M.S., University of Virginia.

DAVID C. FORMAN, Director of Strength and Conditioning/Head Football Strength Coach. B.S., James Madison University; M.S., University of Mississippi.

LANCE M.  FUJIWARA, Associate Athletic Director, Sports Medicine & Athletic Training. B.S., Oregon State University; M.Ed., University of Virginia.

ANDER GALFSKY, Assistant Basketball Coach.

JAMES GIBSON, Head Wrestling Coach. B.S., Edinboro University; M.Ed., Clarion University.

JONATHAN E. HADRA, Head Baseball Coach. B.A., Virginia Military Institute.

CHRIS HAUGHT-THOMPSON, Head Women’s Soccer Coach. B.A., Lake Forest College; M.S., California University of Pennsylvania.

MIKE HERRING, Assistant Lacrosse Coach.

KAREN E. JOHNSON, Assistant Athletic Director for Finance and Administration. B.B.A., Saint Leo University; A.S., Southern Virginia University.

AUSTIN KENON, Assistant Basketball Coach. B.A., Virginia Military Institute.

PAT KUNTZ, Assistant Football Coach.

ANDREW LUDTKE, DR., Assistant Track Coach.  B.S., Lake Superior State; M.S., North Texas; Ed.D., Olivet Nazarene University.

DANIELLE MONTENEGRO, Head Woman’s Water Polo Coach.

CHRIS MOORE, Assistant Football Coach.

RAY NOE, Assistant Baseball Coach.

BILLY PARKER, Assistant Football Coach.

SAM RICE, Director of Athletic Equipment Services.

MARSHALL ROBERTS, Assistant Football Coach.

SAM ROBERTS,  Assistant Baseball Coach. B.S., Virginia Military Institute.

TY SCHOFFSTALL, Assistant Wrestling Coach. B.A., Edinboro University.

DAVID ZACHARY SCOTT, Assistant Men’s and Women’s Track and Field Coach. B.A., Virginia Military Institute.

KENDRICK SCOTT,  Assistant Football Coach.

BRIDGET SHANKS, Assistant Athletic Director of Tickets and Marketing. B.A., University of New Hampshire;  M.S., James Madison University.

HALEY SHOTWELL, Associate Athletic Director for External Relations and Senior Women’s Administrator.

CHRIS STECK, Director of Sports Performance for Olympic Sports.

SCOTT WACHENHEIM, Head Football Coach. B.S., United States Air Force Academy; M.Ed., University of Arkansas.

DARRIN A. WEBB, Director of Men’s and Women’s Track and Field, Cross Country. B.S., Syracuse University.

DANIEL WHITEHEAD, Associate Sports Information Director. B.A., Brigham Young University; M.S., West Virginia University.

Assigned Officers and Noncommissioned Officers of the United States Army, Navy, Marine Corps, and Air Force 2021-2022

J.SCOTT BRANNON, Colonel, USA, Professor of Military Science. B.S., B.A., Jacksonville State University of Jacksonville, Alabama; M.S., Kansas State University; M.S.S., Air War College.

PHILIP J. COOPER, Colonel, USAF, Professor of Aerospace Studies.  B.S., Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University; M.A., Liberty University; M.A., Air Command and Staff College; M.A., US Air War College.

TRAVIS L. HOMIAK, Colonel, USMC, Professor of Naval Science. B.A., Virginia Military Institute; M.A., Marine Corps Command and Staff College; M.A., School of Advanced Warfighting; M.A., National War College.


ROBERT C. BALLARD, Master Sergeant (Ret), USA, Instructor of Military Science and Leadership.

STEVE T. BECK, Captain, USMC, Marine Officer Instructor, B.A. Salisbury University.

LEE F. BECKER, Lieutenant, USN, Assistant Professor of Naval Science. B.S., M.S., Florida State University.

RYAN BRAMAN, Lieutenant Colonel, USAF, Assistant Professor of Aerospace Studies. B.S., United States Air Force Academy; M.B.A., University of Maryland; M.S., University of Hawaii.

JOHN J. BROWN, Lieutenant Colonel (Ret), USAR, Assistant Professor of Military Science and Leadership. B.S., Arkansas Tech University; M.A., US Army Command & General Staff College.

DONALD B. BRYAN, Sergeant First Class, USAR, Instructor of Military Science. B.A., College of William & Mary.

DAVID J. CARTWRIGHT, First Sergeant, ARNG, Military Science Instructor. B.S., Saint John Fisher College.

MICHAEL L. DEBOEF, Technical Sergeant, USAF, Senior NCOIC.

HAROLD W. DENNIS, Lieutenant Colonel, USA, Executive Officer AROTC.

JOHN J. DORAN, Colonel (Ret), USAR, Assistant Professor of Military Science and Leadership.

TERRANCE D. FOOTE, CMDCS, USN, Command Senior Chief.

JAMES W. FORBES, Major, USAF, Assistant Professor of Aerospace Studies. B.S., Brigham Young University; M.S., Air Force Institute of Technology.

ALEC B. FOSTER, Master Sergeant, USA, Senior Military Science Instructor.

DANIEL P. FRANCESCHINA, Lieutenant, USN, Assistant Professor of Naval Science. B.S. North Carolina University.

CLIFFORD A. FRANKLIN, Lieutenant Colonel, USAF, Director of Operations. B.S., M.C.D., Auburn University; Ph.D., University of Tennessee.

DANIEL T. GARTRELL, Lieutenant, USN, Assistant Professor of Naval Science. B.S., United States Naval Academy.

AMARI A. HOLT, Captain, USAF, Assistant Professor of Aerospace Studies. B.S., United States Air Force Academy., M.S., University of Maryland.

JOSHUA E. HUNTER, Sergeant First Class, USA, Military Science Instructor.

CURTIS D. JOHNSON, Sergeant First Class, USA, Military Science Instructor. A.A.S., Thomas Edison State University.

JEAN-CLAUDE D. JOHNSON, Captain, USA, APMS. B.B.A., University of Texas at Arlington; M.B.A., University of Phoenix.

JOSHUA D. JORDAN, Captain, USMC, Junior Marine Officer Instructor. B.A., The Citadel.

LUIS M. LEDESMA, Gunnery Sergeant, USMC, Assistant Marine Officer Instructor.

MAURICE A. LEONARD, Captain, USA, Assistant Professor of Military Science.

CHIP P. LILLY, Sergeant First Class, USAR, Military Science Instructor.

CHRISTOPHER R. LOPEZ, Staff Sergeant, USA, Military Science Instructor.

RACHEL M. MORGAN, Staff Sergeant, USAF, Personnel.

ROBERT K. MCCARTNEY, Captain, USANG, Assistant Professor of Military Science.

MIHESHA S. MEGGETT, Staff sergeant, USA, Military Science Instructor.

ANTHONY MONTALVO, SGM, USA, Chief Military Science Instructor.

ALEXANDER R. MORROW, Sergeant First Class, USA, Military Science Instructor.

ANDRES PRADOS, Sergeant, USAF, NCOIC, Personnel.

MICHAEL B. ROSE, Lieutenant Colonel, USAF, Assistant Professor of Aerospace Studies. B.S., United States Air Force Academy; M.A., American Military University.

ROLLY S. SANA, Major, USAF, Assistant Professor of Aerospace Studies. B.S., California State Polytechnic University; M.S., Embry Riddle Aeronautical University.

JOSEPH C. SCHABLIK, Staff Sergeant, USA, Military Science Instructor.

SHANNON “SHANE” SMITH, Staff Sergeant, USAF, NCOIC, Administration Management.

DAVID R. SPERRY, Captain, USA, Assistant Professor of Military Science. B.A., American Military University; M.S., Quinnipiac University.

JAMES SULLEN, Commander, USN, Executive Officer, B.S. Auburn University.

CHRISTOPHER T. THORTON, Captain, USA, Assistant Professor of Military Science. B.S., The Citadel.

ANTONIO G. WATKINS, Captain, USAF, Assistant Professor of Aerospace Studies. B.S., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.

JONATHAN A. YUEN, Lieutenant, USN, Assistant Professor of Naval Science. B.S., US Naval Academy.

JOSEPH C. ZIOBRO, Lieutenant, USN, Assistant Professor of Naval Science. B.A., University of Nevada, Las Vegas.