Department of Psychology and Sociology

Faculty & Staff

Department Directory


Department Chair


Timothy Oblad, PhD

Department Chair

Associate Professor of Human Development & Family Studies
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timothy.oblad@tamuk.edu

Office Administrator


Jennifer E. Garza

Administrative Associate III

Professors


Jieming Chen, PhD

Professor of Sociology

Don Daughtry, PhD

Professor of Psychology; Graduate Coordinator, Psychology

Bennie Green, PhD

Professor of Sociology

Richard Miller, PhD

Professor of Psychology

Associate Professors


Marion Blake, PhD

Associate Professor of Psychology; Undergraduate Coordinator, Psychology

Dana Byrd, PhD

Associate Professor of Psychology

Dayhoon Han, PhD

Associate Professor of Criminology

Brenda Hannon, PhD

Associate Professor of Psychology

Stanley Hodges, PhD

Associate Professor of Criminology; Graduate Coordinator, Criminology

Soyoung Kwon, PhD

Associate Professor of Sociology; Graduate Coordinator for Sociology

Christine Reiser Robbins, PhD

Associate Professor of Anthropology; Undergraduate Coordinator, Anthropology, Southwest Borderland Studies, and Mexican American Studies

Colin Wark, PhD

Associate Professor of Criminology, Undergraduate Coordinator, Criminology

Assistant Professors


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Abiola Dipeolu, PhD

Assistant Professor of Psychology

Liliana Rodriguez, PhD

Assistant Professor of Sociology

Lecturers


William McClendon, MA

Lecturer of Criminology and Sociology

Adjunct Faculty


Janet Altamirano, MA

Adjunct Instructor of Anthropology

Kristina Bernal-Marichalar, MA

Adjunct Instructor of Sociology

Melissa Diaz, MA

Adjunct Instructor of Psychology and Sociology; Coordinator of Dual Enrollment

Michelle Izaguirre Martinez, MS

Adjunct Instructor of Psychology

Peter Pardo, MA

Adjunct Instructor of Psychology and Sociology

Arturo Salas, MS

Adjunct Instructor of Sociology

Roman Smith, MA

Adjunct Instructor of Sociology