Missouri State University
901 S. National Ave., Springfield, 65897, MO, US
Missouri State University is a public, comprehensive metropolitan system with a statewide mission in public affairs, whose purpose is to develop educated persons. The University's identity is distinguished by its public affairs mission, which entails a campus-wide commitment to foster expertise and responsibility in ethical leadership, cultural competence and community engagement.
The academic experience is grounded in a general education curriculum which draws heavily from the liberal arts and sciences. This foundation provides the basis for mastery of disciplinary and professional studies. It also provides essential forums in which students develop the capacity to make well-informed, independent critical judgments about the cultures, values and institutions in society.
Professor, Audiology, Communication Sciences and Disorders
Dr. Kaf's primary teaching and research interests are in the areas of early auditory evoked potential.
Audiology Communication Disorder Health Meniere's Disease Deafness
Dr. Mickus' research is on gravity, magnetic and electromagnetic studies for tectonic, mineral resources and environmental applications.
Gravity and Magnetic Studies Magnetotelluric Studies Environmental Geophysics (Electrical Resistivity EM GPR Gravity) Volcanic Geophysics Tectonics
Clinical Instructor, Biomedical Sciences
Natalie Allen instructs senior-level classes in the dietetics program and is the team dietitian for all Missouri State athletes.
Health Dietetics Athletics
Associate Professor, Communication
Dr. Dudash-Buskirk is an associate professor of socio-political communication and rhetoric at Missouri State University.
Communications Rhetoric Social Movement Communication Rhetorical Analysis Language
Professor, Physics, Astronomy and Materials Science
Dr. Reed's research focuses on asteroseismology, binary stars and extrasolar planets.
Binary Stars Compact Evolved Stars Extrasolar Planets Asteroseismology
Associate Professor, Finance and General Business & Director of the Financial Planning Program
Dr. Philpot specializes in personal finance and estate planning.
Finance Business Personal Finance Estate Planning Corporate Governance Financial Planning Financial Education
Professor, Childhood Education and Family Studies
Dr. Brinson specializes in diversity and social justice, with an emphasis in African American studies and culturally responsive practices.
Education Childhood Education Literacy Bullying Diversity Multiculturalism Social Justice African American Studies
Associate Professor and Blanche Gorman Strong Chair in Protestant Studies, Religious Studies
Dr. Schmalzbauer's research interests include evangelicalism, religion and American culture, Ozarks religion, and the campus ministry.
Religions of the Ozarks Evangelicalism Religion in Pop Culture Campus Ministry Secularization Theory Religion and American Intellectual Life Religion and Health Religion and Higher Education
Associate Dean and Director of MBA Program
Dr. Rozell is Associate Dean and Director of the MBA Program at the College of Business, Missouri State University.
Emotional Intelligence International Entrepreneurship Management Organizational Behavior Leadership Business Student Affairs Public Speaking Academic Advising Curriculum Design Adult Education
Department Head, Hospitality Leadership
Dr. Hein has published in the areas of curriculum development and review, food service operations and hospitality financial analysis.
Hospitality Change Management & Leadership Financial Performance in Hospitality Operations Student Recruitment and Learning Financial Analysis Hospitality Leadership Tourism Food Service Operations Restaurant Operations
Industry Experience (2)
319 Areas of Expertise
146 Industry Experience
51 Event Appearances