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Grad Catalog 01-03

CONTENTS

CHAPTER 1
Graduate Study

CHAPTER 2
Admission and
Registration

CHAPTER 3
Degree
Requirements

CHAPTER 4
Fields
of Study

CHAPTER 5
Members of
Graduate Studies
Committees

APPENDIX
Course
Abbreviations

 

    

Members of Graduate Studies Committees

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A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z

The faculty members listed here were members of Graduate Studies Committees during the spring semester 2000-2001; the titles shown are for that period.

Yosio Nakamura, Professor, Department of Geological Sciences
Rigakushi, Tohuku Daigaku, 1956; MS, 1958; PhD, Pennsylvania State, 1963

David Nancarrow, Professor, Department of Theatre and Dance
BA, Virginia, 1960; MFA, Yale, 1963; PhD, Birmingham, 1975

Susan Napier, Associate Professor, Center for Asian Studies and Department of Asian Studies
BA, Harvard, 1977; MA, 1980; PhD, 1984

Ponnanda A. Narayana, Professor, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
BSc, Andhra, 1963; MSc, 1965; PhD, Indian Institute of Technology (Kanpur), 1969

James A. Neely, Professor, Department of Anthropology and Center for Middle Eastern Studies
BA, Mexico City College, 1958; MA, Arizona, 1968; PhD, 1974

Yuval Ne'eman, Professor Emeritus, Department of Physics
BS, Technion--Machon Technology L'Israel, 1945; Diploma in Engineering, 1946; DEM, ecole superieure de Guerre, 1952; DIC, PhD, London, 1961; DSc (hon), Technion--Machon Technology L'Israel, 1966

Kristin D. Neff, Assistant Professor, Department of Educational Psychology
BA, California (Los Angeles), 1988; MA, California (Berkeley), 1992; PhD, 1997

Neil R. Nehring, Associate Professor, Department of English
BA, Kansas, 1978; MA, 1980; PhD, Michigan (Ann Arbor), 1985

Dean P. Neikirk, Professor, Cullen Trust for Higher Education Endowed Professor in Engineering No. 7, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
BSPhy&Math, Oklahoma State, 1979; MSApplPhy, California Institute of Technology, 1981; PhD, 1983

Anton Nel, Assistant Professor, Priscilla Pond Flawn Regents Professor in Organ or Piano Performance, School of Music
BMusic, Witwatersrand, 1983; MMusic, Cincinnati, 1984

Richard Neptune, Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering
BSME, California (Davis), 1991; MSME, 1993; PhD, 1996

R. Steven Nerem, Associate Professor, Department of Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics
BS, Colorado State, 1982; MSE, Texas (Austin), 1985; PhD, 1989

William R. Nethercut, Professor, Department of Classics
BA, Harvard, 1958; MA, Columbia, 1960; PhD, 1963

Scott Nettles, Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
BSCh, Michigan State, 1984; MSCS, Carnegie Mellon, 1992; PhD, 1995

Joan Neuberger, Associate Professor, Department of History
BA, Grinnell College, 1975; MA, Stanford, 1978; PhD, 1985

B. David Neubert, Professor, School of Music
BA, San Jose State, 1974; MMusic, Rochester, 1975; DMA, Texas (Austin), 1982

Mary C. Neuburger, Assistant Professor, Department of History
BA, Oregon, 1990; MA, Washington (Seattle), 1993; PhD, 1997

David P. Neumeyer, Professor, Leslie Waggener Professor in the College of Fine Arts, School of Music
BMusic, Michigan State (East Lansing), 1972; MPhil, Yale, 1975; PhD, 1976

Horace M. Newcomb, Professor, F. J. Heyne Centennial Professor in Communication, Department of Radio-Television-Film
BA, Mississippi College, 1964; MA, Chicago, 1965; PhD, 1969

D. Paul Newman, Professor, Clark W. Thompson Jr. Chair in Accounting, Department of Accounting
BBA, Texas Tech, 1972; MBA, North Texas State, 1974; PhD, Texas (Austin), 1977; CPA, Texas, 1975

Martha G. Newman, Associate Professor, Department of History
BA, Harvard, 1980; MA, Stanford, 1982; PhD, 1988

Adam Zachary Newton, Associate Professor, Department of English and Center for Middle Eastern Studies
BA, Haverford College, 1980; MA, San Francisco State, 1988; PhD, Harvard, 1992

Steven P. Nichols, PE, Associate Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering
BSME, Texas (Austin), 1972; MSME, 1973; PhD, 1975; JD, 1983

James R. Nicolopulos, Associate Professor, Department of Spanish and Portuguese
BA, California (Berkeley), 1985; MA, 1987; PhD, 1992

Chiyo Nishida, Associate Professor, Department of Spanish and Portuguese
BA, Jochi Daigaku, 1971; MA, 1979; MA, Arizona, 1984; PhD, 1987

Qian Niu, Associate Professor, Department of Physics
BS, Peking, 1981; MS, Washington (Seattle), 1983; PhD, 1985

Kevin P. Noe, Assistant Professor, School of Music
BMusic, North Texas, 1992; MMusic, Rice, 1995

Alfred L. Norman, Professor, Department of Economics
BA, Harvard, 1958; MA, California (Los Angeles), 1966; PhD, Minnesota (Minneapolis-St. Paul), 1971

Gordon S. Novak Jr., Professor, Department of Computer Sciences
BSEE, Texas (Austin), 1969; MA, 1971; PhD, 1976

Jacek Nowakowski, Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
BS, Illinois (Chicago), 1992; PhD, California (Berkeley), 1996

Brian Scott Nunez, Assistant Professor, Department of Marine Science
BA, BS, Virginia Polytechnic Institute, 1988; MS, Old Dominion, 1991; PhD, Louisiana State (Baton Rouge), 1996

 

Melvin E. L. Oakes, Distinguished Teaching Professor, Department of Physics
BS, Louisiana State (Baton Rouge), 1958; PhD, Florida State, 1964

Leslie C. O'Bell, Associate Professor, Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures
BA, Radcliffe College, 1968; MA, Harvard, 1971; PhD, 1977

Cesar A. Ocampo, Assistant Professor, Department of Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics
BSAsE, Kansas, 1990; MSAsE, Colorado (Boulder), 1991; PhD, 1996

James T. O'Connor, PE, Professor, C. T. Wells Professor in Project Management, Department of Civil Engineering
BSArchE, Oklahoma State, 1979; MArch, Illinois (Urbana-Champaign), 1980; PhD, Texas (Austin), 1983

Edward W. Odell, Professor, Department of Mathematics
BA, State University of New York (Binghamton), 1969; PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1975

J. Tinsley Oden, PE, Professor, Cockrell Family Regents Chair in Engineering (No. 2), Department of Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics and Department of Mathematics
BS, Louisiana State, 1959; MS, Oklahoma State, 1960; PhD, 1962

Michael Oden, Assistant Professor, School of Architecture
BA, Texas (Austin), 1976; PhD, New School for Social Research, 1992

Dannielle Corboy O'Donnell, Assistant Professor, College of Pharmacy
BSPhr, Rutgers, 1992; PharmD, 1993

Gerald S. Oettinger, Associate Professor, Department of Economics
BA, California (Davis), 1987; PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1992

Theresa O'Halloran, Assistant Professor, Section of Molecular, Cell, and Developmental Biology
BA, Michigan (Ann Arbor), 1978; PhD, North Carolina (Chapel Hill), 1986

Thomas J. O'Hare, Associate Professor Emeritus, Department of Germanic Studies; Associate Professor of Education
BS, Marquette, 1959; MA, South Dakota, 1962; PhD, Texas, 1964

Marvin N. Olasky, Professor, School of Journalism
BA, Yale, 1971; MA, Michigan (Ann Arbor), 1974; PhD, 1976

Paul Olefsky, Professor, School of Music
Diploma, Curtis Institute of Music, 1947

Melissa L. Olive, Assistant Professor, Department of Special Education
BS, Middle Tennessee State, 1990; MEd, Vanderbilt, 1992; PhD, Minnesota (Minneapolis-St. Paul), 1999

J. Patrick Olivelle, Professor, Alma Cowden Madden Centennial Professor, Center for Asian Studies and Department of Asian Studies
BA(Hons), Oxford, 1972; PhD, Pennsylvania, 1974; MA, Oxford, 1977

Daniel M. Olsen, Associate Professor, Department of Art and Art History
BFA, Wisconsin (Milwaukee), 1985; MFA, Cranbrook Academy of Art, 1990

Jon E. Olson, Assistant Professor, Department of Petroleum and Geosystems Engineering
BSCE, BSEarthSci, Notre Dame, 1984; PhD, Stanford, 1991

Roy E. Olson, PE, Professor, L. P. Gilvin Centennial Professor in Civil Engineering, Department of Civil Engineering
BS, Minnesota (Minneapolis-St. Paul), 1953; MSCE, 1955; PhD, Illinois, 1960

Robert Olwell, Associate Professor, Department of History
BA, Wisconsin (Milwaukee), 1983; MA, 1985; MA, Johns Hopkins, 1988; PhD, 1991

Alba A. Ortiz, Ashbel Smith Professor, Department of Special Education
BS, Southwest Texas State, 1969; MEd, 1970; PhD, Texas (Austin), 1976

Martha N. Ovando, Associate Professor, Department of Educational Administration
BA, New Mexico, 1975; MA, 1976; PhD, Utah, 1981

Deborah J. Overdorff, Associate Professor, Department of Anthropology
BA, University of the South, 1985; PhD, Duke, 1991

Irene Owens, Assistant Professor, Graduate School of Library and Information Science
BS, Barber-Scotia College, 1964; MLS, Maryland (College Park), 1971; PhD, North Carolina (Chapel Hill), 1995

 

Sonia Paban, Assistant Professor, Department of Physics
BSPhy, Universitat de Barcelona, 1984; PhD, 1988

Yolanda C. Padilla, Associate Professor, School of Social Work
BA, BSW, Texas (Austin), 1979; MSSW, 1980; MA, Michigan, 1990; PhD, 1992

Brian L. Pagenkopf, Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
BS, Minnesota (Minneapolis-St. Paul), 1991; PhD, Montana State (Bozeman), 1996

Thomas G. Palaima, Professor, Raymond Dickson Centennial Professor (No. 2), Department of Classics
BA, Boston College, 1973; PhD, Wisconsin (Madison), 1980

Bruce P. Palka, Professor, Department of Mathematics
BS, Notre Dame, 1965; PhD, Michigan (Ann Arbor), 1972

Ruth A. Palmquist, Assistant Professor, Graduate School of Library and Information Science
BS, Nebraska (Omaha), 1966; MA, Iowa, 1976; PhD, Syracuse, 1990

Marcus G. Pandy, Associate Professor, Department of Kinesiology and Health Education and Department of Mechanical Engineering
BE, Monash, 1981; MES, 1983; PhD, Ohio State (Columbus), 1987

Jose L. Panero, Assistant Professor, Section of Integrative Biology
BA, Miami, 1984; MS, Tennessee (Knoxville), 1986; PhD, 1990

Mitko Panov, Assistant Professor, Department of Radio-Television-Film
MA, Panstwowa Wyzsza Szkola Filmowa, Televizijna i Teatralna im. Leona Szylera, 1988

Ronald Lee Panton, PE, Professor, J. H. Herring Centennial Professor in Engineering, Department of Mechanical Engineering
BA, BSME, Wichita State, 1956; MS, Wisconsin, 1962; PhD, California (Berkeley), 1966

Philip Owen Paolino, Assistant Professor, Department of Government
BA, Washington (St. Louis), 1988; MA, Duke, 1991; PhD, 1994

David M. Parichy, Assistant Professor, Section of Integrative Biology
BA, Reed College, 1991; PhD, California (Davis), 1997

John S. W. Park, Assistant Professor, Department of American Studies
BA, California (Berkeley), 1991; MA, Harvard, 1993; PhD, California (Berkeley), 2000

Douglass Stott Parker, Professor, Department of Classics
BA, Michigan, 1949; MA, Princeton, 1951; PhD, 1952

Randall M. Parker, Professor, Melissa Elizabeth Stuart Centennial Professor in Education, Department of Special Education
BS, Wisconsin, 1962; MS, 1964; PhD, Missouri (Columbia), 1970

Camille Parmesan, Assistant Professor, Section of Integrative Biology
BSZoo, Texas (Austin), 1984; PhD, 1995

Robert Parrino, Associate Professor, Department of Finance
BSChE, Lehigh, 1978; MBA, College of William and Mary, 1980; MSBA, Rochester, 1991; PhD, 1992

Robert G. Paterson, Associate Professor, School of Architecture
BA, Florida Atlantic, 1984; MPA, 1985; PhD, North Carolina (Chapel Hill), 1993

Charles Patrick, Assistant Professor, University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
BS, Louisiana State (Baton Rouge), 1990; PhD, Rice, 1994

Nelson Gray Patrick, Associate Professor Emeritus, School of Music
BSEd, Texas Technological College, 1940; MEd, 1947; EdD, Texas, 1954

Yale N. Patt, Professor, Ernest Cockrell Jr. Centennial Chair in Engineering, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
BSEE, Northeastern, 1962; MSEE, Stanford, 1963; PhD, 1966

Donald R. Paul, PE, Professor, Melvin H. Gertz Regents Chair in Chemical Engineering, Department of Chemical Engineering
BS, North Carolina State College, 1961; MS, Wisconsin, 1963; PhD, 1965

Tanya T. Paull, Assistant Professor, Section of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology
BS, MS, Stanford, 1991; PhD, California (Los Angeles), 1996

Shelley M. Payne, Distinguished Teaching Professor, Section of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology
BA, Rice, 1972; PhD, Texas Health Science Center (Dallas), 1977

Gordon Peacock, Professor, Frank C. Erwin Jr. Centennial Professor in Drama, Department of Theatre and Dance
BEd, Alberta, 1949; MFA, Carnegie Institute of Technology, 1952

John A. Pearce, Professor, Temple Foundation Endowed Professor (No. 3), Biomedical Engineering Program and Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
BSME, Clemson, 1968; MSME, 1971; MSEE, Purdue, 1977; PhD, 1980

Robert S. Pearlman, Professor, Coulter R. Sublett Chair in Pharmacy, College of Pharmacy
BS, Illinois (Urbana-Champaign), 1970; PhD, Michigan (Ann Arbor), 1975

Edward R. Pearsall, Assistant Professor, School of Music
BS, Indiana University of Pennsylvania, 1976; MMusicEd, Missouri (Kansas City), 1986; PhD, Wisconsin (Madison), 1994

Gunther W. Peck, Associate Professor, Department of History
BA, Princeton, 1984; MA, Wisconsin (Madison), 1989; MPhil, Yale, 1991; PhD, 1994

Glenn Peers, Assistant Professor, Department of Art and Art History
BA, Acadia, 1984; MA, McGill, 1987; PhD, Johns Hopkins, 1995

Richard H. Pells, Professor, Department of History
BA, Rutgers (New Brunswick), 1963; MA, Harvard, 1964; PhD, 1969

Elizabeth D. Pena, Assistant Professor, Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders
BA, Redlands, 1982; MS, San Francisco State, 1984; PhD, Temple, 1993

Suzanne M. Pence, Assistant Professor, School of Music
BMusicEd, Millikin, 1981; MMusicEd, Wichita State, 1983; DMA, Missouri (Kansas City), 1993

James W. Pennebaker, Professor, Department of Psychology
BA, Eckerd College, 1972; PhD, Texas (Austin), 1977

Joy H. Penticuff, RN, Distinguished Teaching Professor, Lee and Joseph D. Jamail Endowed Professor in Nursing, School of Nursing
BSN, Medical College of Georgia School of Nursing, 1968; MA, MSN, Case Western Reserve, 1973; PhD, 1975

Melanie S. Percy, Assistant Professor, School of Nursing
BS, Old Dominion, 1980; MSN, Seton Hall, 1989; PhD, South Carolina (Columbia), 1994

Francisco L. Perez, Professor, Department of Geography
Licenciado de Arquitectura, Universidad Central de Venezuela, 1973; MLA, California (Berkeley), 1976; PhD, 1985

Paula J. Perlman, Associate Professor, Department of Classics
BA, California (Santa Cruz), 1973; MA, California (Berkeley), 1978; PhD, 1984

Dewayne E. Perry, Professor, Motorola Regents Chair in Electrical and Computer Engineering, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
BA, Westmont College, 1962; MSCS, Stevens Institute of Technology, 1977; PhD, 1978

Hersel Watson Perry Jr., Associate Professor, Department of Government and School of Law
BA, Southern Methodist, 1974; PhD, Michigan (Ann Arbor), 1987

Bogdan P. Perzynski, Associate Professor, Department of Art and Art History
Magister Sztuki, Panstwowa Wyzsza Szkola Sztuk Plastycznych (Poznan), 1979

Ekwere J. Peters, PE, Professor, George H. Fancher Professor in Petroleum Engineering, and Frank W. Jessen Professor in Petroleum Engineering, Department of Petroleum and Geosystems Engineering
BS, Leicester, 1971; MS, Alberta, 1975; PhD, 1979

Bradley R. Petersen, Associate Professor, Department of Art and Art History
BA, Georgia, 1968; BFA, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, 1970; MFA, Georgia, 1975

Fred L. Peterson Jr., Associate Professor, Department of Kinesiology and Health Education
BS, Toledo, 1972; MS, 1978; PhD, Illinois (Urbana-Champaign), 1981

Robert A. Peterson, Professor, John T. Stuart III Centennial Chair in Business, Department of Marketing Administration
BSB, Minnesota (Minneapolis-St. Paul), 1966; MS, 1968; PhD, 1970

Anthony J. Petrosino, Assistant Professor, Department of Curriculum and Instruction
BS, Creighton, 1984; MA, Columbia, 1990; PhD, Vanderbilt, 1998

Donald G. Phelps, Professor, W. K. Kellogg Professor of Community College Leadership, Department of Educational Administration
BEd, Seattle, 1959; MEd, 1963; EdD, Washington (Seattle), 1983

David J. Phillips, Assistant Professor, Department of Radio-Television-Film
BFA, New York, 1978; MSE, Pennsylvania, 1987; MA, 1994; PhD, 1998

Stephen H. Phillips, Professor, Center for Asian Studies, Department of Asian Studies, and Department of Philosophy
BA, Harvard, 1975; PhD, 1982

Eric R. Pianka, Professor, Denton A. Cooley Centennial Professor in Zoology, Section of Integrative Biology
BA, Carleton College, 1960; PhD, Washington (Seattle), 1965

Hana Pichova, Associate Professor, Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures
BS, Wisconsin (Madison), 1984; MA, 1985; MA, 1987; PhD, 1991

Russell F. Pinkston, Associate Professor, School of Music
BA, Dartmouth College, 1975; MA, Columbia, 1978; DMA, 1984

Harvey C. Pittel, Professor, School of Music
BMusic, Southern California, 1965; MMusic, Northwestern, 1966

David E. Platt, Assistant Professor, Department of Accounting
BSEcon, Pennsylvania, 1981; MBA, Syracuse, 1989; PhD, Cornell, 1997; CPA, Pennsylvania, 1983; CPA, New York, 1986

Charles Gregory Plaxton, Associate Professor, Department of Computer Sciences
BSc, Toronto, 1985; PhD, Stanford, 1989

Augusto L. Podio, PE, Professor, H. B. (Burt) Harkins Jr. Professor in Petroleum Engineering, Department of Petroleum and Geosystems Engineering
BSPE, Texas (Austin), 1963; MSPE, 1965; PhD, 1968

Martin Poenie, Associate Professor, Section of Molecular, Cell, and Developmental Biology
BA, California State (Northridge), 1973; MA, California State (Fullerton), 1979; PhD, Stanford, 1986

Paula M. Poindexter, Associate Professor, Department of Advertising and School of Journalism
BSRTF, Texas (Austin), 1972; MA, Syracuse, 1977; PhD, 1980

George D. Pollak, Professor, Section of Neurobiology
BS, American, 1964; PhD, Maryland, 1970

Elizabeth C. Pomeroy, Assistant Professor, School of Social Work
BA, North Carolina (Asheville), 1980; MSW, North Carolina (Chapel Hill), 1984; PhD, Texas (Austin), 1994

Dennis L. Poole, Professor, School of Social Work
BA, St. Anselm College, 1973; MSW, West Virginia, 1975; PhD, Brandeis, 1979

Gary A. Pope, PE, Professor, Texaco Centennial Chair in Petroleum Engineering, Department of Petroleum and Geosystems Engineering
BSChE, Oklahoma State, 1967; PhD, Rice, 1972

Calin M. Popescu, PE, Associate Professor, Department of Civil Engineering
BSCE, Institutul de Constructii Bucuresti, 1958; MS in Economics in Construction, Institutul politehnic "Gheorghe Gheorghiu-dej" Bucuresti, 1969; Diploma de Doctor, Institutul de Constructii Bucuresti, 1971

Elmira Popova, Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering
MSMath, Sofiiski Universitet "Kliment Ohridski," 1985; PhD, Case Western Reserve, 1995

Bruce W. Porter, Professor, Department of Computer Sciences
BS, California (Irvine), 1977; MS, 1982; PhD, 1984

John W. Porter, PE, Associate Professor, Department of Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics
BA, Rice Institute, 1959; MS, California Institute of Technology, 1960; PhD, 1963

Joseph E. Potter, Professor, Department of Sociology
BA, Yale, 1968; MPA, Princeton, 1973; PhD, 1975

Scot Powe, Professor, Anne Green Regents Chair, Department of Government and School of Law
BA, Yale, 1965; JD, Washington (Seattle), 1968

Daniel A. Powers, Associate Professor, Department of Sociology
BA, Wisconsin (Madison), 1976; MS, 1984; PhD, 1991

Edward Joseph Powers Jr., PE, Professor, Texas Atomic Energy Research Foundation Professor in Engineering, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
BSEE, Tufts, 1957; MSEE, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1959; PhD, Stanford, 1965

Robert A. Prentice, Distinguished Teaching Professor, Ed and Molly Smith Centennial Professor in Business Law, Department of Management Science and Information Systems
BA, Kansas, 1972; JD, Washburn University of Topeka, 1975

Ilya Prigogine, Regental Professor; Ashbel Smith Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering and Department of Physics
Licence en sciences physiques, Universite libre de Bruxelles, 1939; Docteur en sciences chimiques, 1941

David F. Prindle, Professor, Department of Government
BA, California (Santa Cruz), 1970; MA, California (Los Angeles), 1972; PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1977

Thomas W. Pullum, Professor, Center for Asian Studies and Department of Sociology
BA, Stanford, 1964; MA, Chicago, 1967; PhD, 1971

Kevin M. Putz, Assistant Professor, School of Music
BMusic, Rochester, 1984; MMusic, Yale, 1996; DMA, Rochester, 1999

 

Si Zhao J. Qin, Associate Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering
BSChE, National Tsing Hua, 1984; MSChE, 1987; PhD, Maryland (College Park), 1992

John M. Quinn, Professor, George Christian Centennial Professor, School of Journalism
BJ, Texas (Austin), 1956; JD, 1981


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Contents
Chapter 1 - Graduate Study
Chapter 2 - Admission and Registration
Chapter 3 - Degree Requirements
Chapter 4 - Fields of Study
Chapter 5 - Members of Graduate Studies Committees
Appendix - Course Abbreviations

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