Missouri State University

Missouri State University Missouri State University

901 S. National Ave., Springfield, 65897, MO, US

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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.

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James Satterfield

James Satterfield

Department Head, Counseling, Leadership and Special Education

Dr. Satterfield specializes in higher education, student athletics and professional sports.

Higher Education Student Affairs Professional Sports Athletics Student Success Educational Policy

Matthew Pierson

Matthew Pierson

Assistant Professor, Cooperative Engineering Program

Dr. Pierson focuses his civil engineering skills in the areas of geotechnical or water resources engineering.

Numerical Modeling Computational Simulation Modeling and Simulation Friction Numerical Analysis Field Testing

Wenping Qiu

Wenping Qiu

Clif & Gail Smart Professor and Director, Center for Grapevine Biotechnology, William H. Darr School of Agriculture

Dr. Qiu's research focuses on understanding the molecular and genetic basis of disease resistance in grapevines.

Grapevine Vein Clearing Virus Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) Technology Powdery Mildew Grapes Agriculture Genomics Virology

Erin Buchanan

Erin Buchanan

Associate Professor, Psychology

Dr. Buchanan researches how large lexical databases explain our memory networks and the relationship of concepts to each other.

Psychology Statistics Linguistics Computer Programming Memory

David Mitchell

David Mitchell

Professor, Economics and Director of Bureau of Economic Research

Dr. Mitchell's research and professional interests include economics of the environment and economic forecasting.

Economics Forecasting Housing

Eric Morris

Eric Morris

Assistant Professor, Communication

Dr. Morris' academic interests focus on political communication and public argumentation.

Communication Political Communication Public Speaking Student Affairs Rhetoric Curriculum Design Argumentation and Debate

David Claborn

David Claborn

Associate Professor and Director, Master of Public Health

Dr. Claborn is an expert on environmental health, particularly in the area of vector-borne diseases.

Environmental Health Disaster and Public Health Preparedness Strategic Planning in Homeland Security Multidisciplinary Approaches to Homeland Security Medical Entomology International Health Infectious Disease

Amanda Benedict-Chambers

Amanda Benedict-Chambers

Assistant Professor, Childhood Education and Family Studies

Dr. Benedict-Chambers specializes in elementary teacher education and science teacher education.

Elementary Teacher Education Science Teacher Education

S Berlin Brahnam

S Berlin Brahnam

Professor, Computer Information Systems

Dr. Brahnam's research includes decision support systems, AI and computer vision, and rhetoric and conversational agents.

Computer Programming Articifical Intelligence Cultural aspects of computing Agent abuse and misuse

Jorge Rebaza

Jorge Rebaza

Professor, Mathematics

Dr. Rebaza's research interests range from showing how the brain processes language to predicting the spread of waterborne diseases.

Numerical Analysis Applied Mathematics Dynamical Systems Matrix Computations

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