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Dr. Jeff T. Horner

Dr. Jeffrey T. Horner
Professor of Biology and Dean of Natural Science
423-585-6954 Ed.D., East Tennessee State University - Educational Leadership
M.S., East Tennessee State University - Biology
B.S., East Tennessee State University - Biology

Sherry Woody

Sherry Woody, C.P.S.
Secretary 3
Secretary to the Dean
423-585-6928 A.S., Walters State Community College

Kristina Weinreich

Kristina Weinreich
Secretary 1

Stanley Strickland

Stanley Strickland
Learning Center Specialist/Executive Aide
423-585-6867 B.S., East Tennessee State University – Biology

Betsy Richardson

Betsy Southerland
Learning Center Specialist
865-286-2771 M.S.- University of Georgia- Environmental Toxicology; M.A.T.- National-Louis University- Elementary Education; B.S.- Illinois State University- Biology


Dr. Lisa A. Eccles

Dr. Lisa A. Eccles
Associate Professor of Biology
423-318-2768 Ph.D., Old Dominion University and Eastern Virginia Medical School - Biomedical Science;
M.S., The Medical College of Virginia, Virginia Commonwealth University - Medical Technology;
B.S., Christopher Newport University - Biology w/minor in Chemistry;
A.A., Santa Fe Community
College - Chemistry

Dr. Laurence Fleming

Dr. Laurence Fleming
Professor of Biology
423-585-6971 Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute – Biology; M.S., Mississippi St. University - Zoology; B.S., Southeastern Louisiana University - Zoology

Dr. Pamela B. Fouche

Dr. Pamela B. Fouche'
Professor of Biology
423-585-6874 Ph.D., Vanderbilt University - Microbiology; M.S., University of South Carolina - Biology; B.S., University of South Carolina - Biology

Ashley Frazier

Dr. Ashley D. Frazier
Instructor of Biology
423-585-6887 Ph.D., James H. Quillen College of Medicine at ETSU - Biomedical Sciences: Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
B.S., University of Tennessee - Microbiology

Elesha Goodfriend

Elesha D. Goodfriend
Instructor of Biology
423-318-2775 M.S., Florida Institute of Technology - Biological Oceanography;
B.S., Morehead State University - Secondary Biology Education

Dr. Abigail Mabe

Dr. Abigail Goosie
Assistant Professor of Biology
423-585-2656 Ph.D., James H. Quillen College of Medicine at ETSU - Biomedical Sciences
B.S., East Tennessee State University - Biology

Dr. Greg Grass

Dr. Greg Grass
Assistant Professor of Biology
865-774-5855 D.C. Doctorate of Chiropractic 1983 Logan College of Chiropractic, St. Louis, MO
B.S. Human Biology 1981 Logan College of Chiropractic, St. Louis, MO
A.S. Applied Science, Respiratory Therapy 1974 St. Louis Community College

Dr. D. Cyd Grice

Dr. D. Cyd Grice
Area Coordinator of Natural Science, Sevier County Campus and
Associate Professor of Biology
865-774-5824 D.V.M., University of Tennessee - Veterinary Medicine
B.S., University of Tennessee - Animal Science

Kelly Moore
Instructor of Biology
423-585-6932 M.S. East Tennessee State University – Environmental Health
B.S. East Tennessee State University –  Biology
A.S. Walters State Community College – Biology

Jaime Parman-Ryans

Jaime Parman-Ryans
Assistant Professor of Biology
423-798-7974 M.S., James H. Quillen College of Medicine ETSU - Biomedical Sciences: Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Additional Graduate Work James H. Quillen College of Medicine, ETSU
B.S., East Tennessee State University -Health Science: Microbiology;
A.S., Walters State Community College - General Studies

S. Kristin Rich

S. Kristin Rich
Assistant Professor of Biology
423-318-2701 M.S., University of Tennessee - Agricultural Extension and Education
Additional graduate Work at University of Tennessee
B.S., East Tennessee State University - Biology
A.S., Walters State Community College - General Studies

Carl C. Robinson

Carl C. Robinson
Associate Professor of Biology
423-851-4771 M.S., Eastern Kentucky University - Biology;
B.S., Eastern Kentucky University - Biology - Chemistry

William Sproat, Jr

William Sproat, Jr.
Associate Professor of Biology
423-585-6891 M.S., George Mason University - Biology, Additional Post Graduate Work, Kennedy-Western University - Environmental Engineering
B.A., Bridgewater College - Biology

Lynnette Wick
Assistant Professor of Biology
423-585-6880 M.S. Youngstown State University –  Biology
B.S. Youngstown State University –  Biology

Dr. Jerry M. Wilhoit

Dr. Jerry M. Wilhoit
Associate Professor of Biology
423-798-7952 D.C., Life University, Doctorate of Chiropractic


Dr. Douglas Hensley

Dr. Douglas Hensley
Professor of Chemistry
865-774-5846 Ph.D., Miami University - Inorganic Chemistry; Post Doctoral Fellowship - University of Massachusetts (Amherst); B.S., Miami University - Chemistry

Dr. Lawrence F. Kennard

Dr. Lawrence F. Kennard
Professor of Chemistry
423-585-6878 Ph.D., University of Tennessee - Synthetic Organic Chemistry
Post Doctoral Fellowship, University of Tennessee - Organic Chemistry of Coal
M.S., Morehead St. University - Organic and Analytical Chemistry
B.S., Morehead St. University - Chemistry - Math

Dr. Matthew Smith

Dr. Matthew Smith
Assistant Professor of Chemistry
423-585-6881 Ph.D. University of Tennessee Knoxville - Organic Chemistry
B.S. William Carey University - Chemistry


Dr. Sean Cordry

Dr. Sean M. Cordry
Associate Professor of Physics
423-585-6764 PhD, University of Mississippi – Physics(1995)
MA, University of Mississippi – Physics (1992)
BS, Harding University – Physics (1990)

Elena Owen

Elena (Olena) Owen
Assistant Professor of Physics/Math
423-851-4772 M.S.,The Krivoy Rog Mining State University, Ukraine

Eugene de Silva

Dr. Eugene de Silva
Associate Professor of Physics and Chemistry
423-585-6890 Ph.D. Manchestor Metropolitan University, United Kingdom
M.S. Manchestor Metropolitan University, United Kingdom