Texas Christian University

Texas Christian University Texas Christian University

2800 S. University Dr., Fort Worth, 76129, TX, US

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TCU's Mission: To educate individuals to think and act as ethical leaders and responsible citizens in the global community. This is a place where students learn how to adapt to whatever the future might bring, develop critical thinking skills and expand their creativity. With a choice of rigorous academic programs in 131 undergraduate areas of study, 49 master's level programs and 20 areas of doctoral study, Horned Frogs have opportunities to search for meaning and examine values, yet graduate well-prepared for professional accomplishment.

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Johnny Nhan

Johnny Nhan

Associate Professor and Graduate Director, Criminal Justice

Nhan's research focuses primarily on technology and policing - cyber security, police culture and collaborative security networks.

Police Culture Policing Race and Crime Cybercrime White Collar Crime Police Training

Steve Przymus

Steve Przymus

Assistant Professor

Steve Daniel Przymus, Ph.D. is an assistant professor of Bilingual Education/ESL at Texas Christian University.

Language Planning & Policy Assessment in Bilingual Special Education Bilingual Education Models Sociolinguistics Identity Translanguaging Linguistic Landscapes

Deborah J. Rhea

Deborah J. Rhea

Professor, Associate Dean of Health Sciences & Research, Director LiiNK Project

Deborah J. Rhea, Ph.D. is a full professor in Kinesiology and associate dean of Research and Health Sciences at Texas Christian University.

Social Emotional Learning Eating Disorders Unstructured Play Children and Physical Activity Childhood Obesity School Recess Body image issues

Dru Riddle

Dru Riddle

Director, Center for Translational Research and Associate Professor of Professional Practice

Professor Riddle focuses on genetics as applied to anesthesia.

Nursing Genetics Anesthesia

Jim Riddlesperger

Jim Riddlesperger

Professor, Political Science

Professor Riddlesperger focuses on American politics, with emphasis in the presidency, Congress, and Texas politics

Political Parties American Political Institutions Congress and the Presidency Congress Issues in American Politics American Politics Presidency Civic Literacy Texas Politics

Janie Robinson

Janie Robinson

Associate Professor, Nursing

Janie Robinson researches renal disease, chronic illnesses and health disparities affecting African Americans.

Chronic Illnesses and Health Disparities in African Americans African-Americans with End Stage Renal Disease

Cynthia Savage

Cynthia Savage

Associate Dean of Undergraduate Studies and Associate Professor of Professional Practice

Cynthia Savage researches initial teacher certification at the undergraduate level.

School Counseling Educational Research and Quantitative Methodology Elementary Education Early Childhood Education Teacher Certification Program Evaluation

Adam Schiffer

Adam Schiffer

Associate Professor, Political Science

Professor Schiffer writes and speaks on media bias, presidential nomination contests, political news, elections, and public opinion.

Public Opinion and American Politics National Elections Political News Presidential Nomination Contests Media Bias

Eric Simanek

Eric Simanek

Robert A. Welch Professor of Chemistry

Dr. Simanek’s interests include whiskey, science education and basic scientific research aimed at the design of new medicines.

Expert Witness Higher Education Administration Organic and Polymer Chemistry Science Education Entrepreneurship Ed Medicinal Chemistry Interdisciplinary Education Higher Education Intellectual Property & Patent Management Whiskey

Michael C. Slattery

Michael C. Slattery

Professor and Chair, Director of the Institute for Environmental Studies

Mike has worked in diverse landscapes ranging from the Namib Desert in southern Africa to the cloud forests of Costa Rica.

Mercury Contamination from Coal-fired Power Plants Wind Research Rhino Conservation Human Impact to Coastal Plains, Rivers and Sediment Pathways