Full Time Faculty


Abdul Rasheed, Department Chair, Eunice and James L. West Distinguished Professor
PhD University of Pittsburgh, 1988
Telephone: 817-272-3867    Office: 209C
Email: abdul@uta.edu
Research/Teaching : Corporate Governance, Franchising, International Management, Environment Analysis.


Janice Baldwin, Clinical Associate Professor
PhD North Texas State University, 1984
Telephone: 817-272-3859    Office: 605
Email: jbaldwin@uta.edu
Research/Teaching : Organizational Behavior, Human Resource Management , Labor Relations


Myrtle P Bell, Professor
PhD University of Texas-Arlington, 1996
Telephone: 817-272-3857    Office: 214
Email: mpbell@uta.edu
Research/Teaching : Diversity and Social Issues at Work, Human Resources, Diversity Education and Training.


George Benson, Associate Professor
PhD University of Southern California, 2002
Telephone: 817-272-3856    Office: 213
Email: benson@uta.edu
Research/Teaching : Employee Development, Human capital management, Employee Involvement, Corporate Governance.


Marcus Butts, Associate Professor
PhD University of Georgia, 2007
Telephone: 817-272-3855    Office: 212
Email: mbutts@uta.edu
Research Interests : The work-life interface, mentoring, work relationships, experience sampling, and structural equation modeling.


Wendy Casper, Professor and PhD Coordinator
PhD George Mason University, 2000
Telephone: 817-272-1133    Office: 233
Email: wjcasper@uta.edu
Research/Teaching : Work-life Issues, Training and Development, Human Resource Management, Organizational Behavior, Multivariate Statistics.


Deepak Datta, Eunice and James L.West Chair of Private Enterprise and Entrepreneurship
PhD University of Pittsburgh, 1986
Telephone: 817-272-5493    Office: 204
Email: ddatta@uta.edu
Research/Teaching : Business Policy, Management of Multinational Enterprises, Management of the Multinational Corporations.


Beverly George, Clinical Assistant Professor
EdD The George Washington University, 2004
Telephone: 817-272-3144    Office: 208
Email: bhgeorge@uta.edu
Research/Teaching : Organizational Behavior, Management Process Theory, Human Resource Management,
Business Society Ethics, with research in Action Learning Principles and Group Theory.


David Gray,  Professor
PhD University of Massachusetts, 1974
Telephone: 817-272-3387    Office: 334
Email: gray@uta.edu
Research/Teaching : --


Susanna Khavul, Associate Professor
DBA Boston University, 2001
Telephone: 817-272-3868    Office: 231
Email: skhavul@uta.edu
Research/Teaching : Strategic Management, Entrepreneurship, Innovation.


James Lavelle, Associate Professor
Telephone: 817-272-3854    Office: 211
Email: lavelle@uta.edu
Research/Teaching : Negotiations and Conflict Management.


Dwight Long,  Senior Lecturer
MBA University of Texas-Arlington, 2008
Telephone: 817-272-2395    Office: 526
Email: delong@uta.edu
Research/Teaching : Organizational Strategy.


David Mack, Associate Dean and Clinical Professor
PhD University of Texas-Arlington, 2000
Telephone: 817-272-3085    Office: 333
Email: davemack@uta.edu
Research/Teaching : Organizational Behavior, Organization Consulting & Research, Leadership.

Ann McFadyen, Associate Professor
PhD Texas A & M University, 2000
Telephone: 817-272-0214    Office: 227
Email: mcfadyen@uta.edu
Research/Teaching : Organization Strategy, Knowledge Creation, Exchange Networks,
Strategic Alliances, Strategic Management.


Jeffrey McGee, Associate Professor
PhD University of Georgia, 1992
Telephone: 817-272-3412    Office: 229
Email: jmcgee@uta.edu
Research/Teaching : Organization Strategy, Strategic Management .


Jeanne Michalski, Clinical Associate Professor
PhD University of South Florida, 1990
Telephone: 817-272-3864    Office: 606
Email: michalski@uta.edu
Research/Teaching : Effective Leadership, Staffing and Performance Management, Human Resources Management.


Liliana Pérez-Nordtvedt, Associate Professor
PhD The University of Memphis, 2005
Telephone: 817-272-3858    Office: 215
Email: lnordtvedt@uta.edu
Research/Teaching : Interorganizational Knowledge Transfer, Time in Organizations, International Collaboration, Strategic Management.


James Campbell Quick, John and Judy Goolsby- Jacqualyn A. Fouse Endowed Chair
PhD University of Houston, 1977
Telephone: 817-272-3869    Office: 617
Email: jquick@uta.edu
Research/Teaching : Leadership, Executive Health, Organizational Behavior,
Preventive Stress Management.


Dennis Veit , Lecturer, Advisor for MS HRM Program
MBA Texas Christian University, 1978
Telephone: 817-272-3865    Office: 216
Email: dveit@uta.edu
Research/Teaching : Leadership, Human Resource Management.


Terry Wilensky, Clinical Associate Professor
PhD University of Missouri at Kansas City
Telephone: 817-272-0233    Office: 216
Email: twilensky@uta.edu
Research/Teaching : Organization Behavior, Communication In Organizations, Management Process Theory,
Ethics, Leadership, Teamwork, Performance & Human Resource Management, Team Management


Feirong Yuan, Assistant Professor
PhD Texas A&M University, 2005
Telephone: 817-272-3863    Office: 226
Email: fyuan@uta.edu
Research/Teaching : Organizational Behavior, Human Resource Management, Creativity and Innovation, Organizational Change and Development, Team processes, Leadership, Cross-cultural Management

Part Time Faculty


Georgetta Baptist
MHSM University of Mary Hardin-Baylor, 2001
Telephone: 817-272-3166    Office: 209
Email: candybaptist@uta.edu
Research/Teaching : --.


Paul Hash
Masters in Law, St. Marry University 
214-647-2105    Office: 209
Research/teaching : H.R.Law


Rebecca Neilson
MS University of Texas at Arlington
Telephone: 817-272-3649    Office: 107R
Email: rneilson@uta.edu
Research/Teaching : Leadership.


Gary Peterson
Telephone: 817-272-3166    Office: 209

Lee Thurburn
MBA University of Texas at Arlington
Telephone: 817-272-3166    Office: 350
Email: netofferlee@gmail.com


Ben Muro
MBA Southern Methodist University
Telephone: 817-272-3166    Office: 209
Email: ben.muro@uta.edu


Mark Morris
PhD University of Houston
Telephone: 817-272-3166    Office: 209
Email: mark.morris@uta.edu


Jeff Severs
Telephone: 817-272-3166    Office: 209
Email: jeff.severs@uta.edu

Health Care Administration Faculty


James Eastham, Program Director of MSHCAD
Telephone: 817-272-3876    Office:412
Email: james.eastham@uta.edu
Research/Teaching : --


Demetria Wilhite, Program Advisor and Director
Telephone: 817-272-1287    Office: 208
Email: demetria@uta.edu
Research/Teaching : --


Doctoral Graduate Teaching Assistants


Michel Kimmel, Teaching Assistant
MBA Western Carolina University, 2010
Telephone: 817-272-3166    Office: 236
Email: michel.kimmel@uta.edu
Research/Teaching : Knowledge Management & New Ventures.

Cheryl Mcintosh, Teaching Assistant
MBA, University of Texas at Dallas, 2011
Telephone: 817-272-3166    Office: 236
Email: cheryl.mcintosh@mavs.uta.edu
Research/Teaching : Workplace Diversity, Organizational Behavior, Human Resource Management, Careers.


Anna Obedkova, Teaching Assistant
MBA,University of West Georgia
Telephone: 817-272-3166    Office: 204
Email: anna.obedkova@uta.edu
Research/Teaching : Strategic Management, International Management.

O. Volkan Ozbek, Teaching Assistant
MS, Naval Science and Engineering Institute, Istanbul-Turkey, 2004
MBA, Saginaw Valley State University, 2007
MS, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2012
Telephone: 817-272-3166    Office: 350H
Email: orhan.ozbek@uta.edu
Research/Teaching : Corporate spin-offs including their board and top management team structures, executives’ behavioral characteristics and their impacts on firm performance, strategic decision making, internationalization


Hoda Vaziri, Teaching Assistant
MSHRM, University of Texas-Arlington, 2011
Telephone: 817-272-3851    Office: 204
Email: hvaziri@uta.edu
Research/Teaching : Work-life Issues, Identity, and Culture.


Demetria Henderson, Teaching Assistant
MSOD, Queens University of Charlotte
Telephone: 817-272-3166    Office: 350F
Email: demetria.henderson@mavs.uta.edu
Research/Teaching : Positive Organizational Behavior; Human Resource Management


Ryan Terry, Teaching Assistant
MBA, Fort Hays State University
Telephone: 817-272-3851    Office: 204
Email: ryanpterry@mavs.uta.edu
Research/Teaching : ---


Kilho Shin, Teaching Assistant
MS Economics, SUNY Buffalo, 2014
Telephone: 817-272-3851    Office: 204
Email: kilho.shin@mavs.uta.edu
Research/Teaching : Strategic Management and International Business


Faezeh Amirkamali, Teaching Assistant
M.A. Executive Master of Business Administration, Azad University Science & Research Branch, 2013
Telephone: 817-272-3851    Office: 204
Email: faezeh.amirkamali@uta.edu
Research/Teaching : Organizational Behavior and Human Resource Management


Singh Nitin Kumar, Teaching Assistant
MBA (Finance and Marketing)
Telephone: 817-272-3851    Office: 236
Email: nitin.singh@mavs.uta.edu


Manisha Vaswani, Teaching Assistant
M.Sc. Finance, St. Francis College (Osmania University) India, 2013
Telephone: 817-272-3851    Office: 236
Email: manisha.vaswani@mavs.uta.edu
Research/Teaching : Human Resource Management, Entrepreneurship, Strategic HR, Strategic Entrepreneurship & International Business.


Joohan Lee, Teaching Assistant
MS(HRM), Texas A&M University, 2010
Telephone: 817-272-3166    Office: 236
Email: joohan.lee@mavs.uta.edu
Research/Teaching : Organizational Behaviors and HR management.


Ajith Venugopal, Teaching Assistant
MBA University of Kerala, India
Telephone: 817-272-3166    Office: 236
Email: ajith.venugopal@mavs.uta.edu
Research/Teaching : Strategic Management,Innovation, Micro Foundations of Strategy.


Tushar Shah, Teaching Assistant
Master's in Personnel Management, University of Pune,India, 1997
Telephone: 817-272-3166    Office: 236
Email: tushar.shah@mavs.uta.edu
Research/Teaching : Organizational Strategy and HRM Through Analytics.


Anil Pillai, Teaching Assistant
PhD Political Science, University of Cincinnati; M.A. International Studies, University of Denver; M.B.A. (India)
Telephone: 817-272-3166    Office: 236
Email: anil.pillai@mavs.uta.edu
Research/Teaching : Strategy, Entrepreneurship & International Business.


Ankita Agarwal, Teaching Assistant
PhD (Human Resource), MBA (Human Resource)
Telephone: 817-272-3166    Office: 236
Email: ankita.agarwal@mavs.uta.edu
Research/Teaching : Organizational Behavior, Strategic Human Resource Management

Student/Faculty Assistants


Cheshta Vatwani, Student Assistant
Telephone: 817-272-3166    Office: 209
Email: cheshta.vatwani@mavs.uta.edu


Anurag Uplanchiwar, Student Assistant
Telephone: 817-272-3166    Office: 209
Email: anurag.uplanchiwar@mavs.uta.edu


Dona Maria Jose, Student Assistant
Telephone: 817-272-3166    Office: 209
Email: donamaria.jose@mavs.uta.edu