Fulltime Faculty Directory

Our faculty are award-winning, accomplished scholars and passionate teachers who want to help you launch your future. They are driven to make a difference in the Coastal Bend community and the world, and they know the best way to do that is to give you the information, opportunities, and guidance you need to do the good work UHV students are known for.

Get to know our educators and discover how they can help you reach your goals.

Find faculty by program focus, by first name or by last name.

Name Title Program Focus Phone
Freddie W. Litton Dean and Professor of Special Education Special Education (361) 570-4260
Abran J. Rodriguez Assistant Professor Counselor Education (361) 570-4816
Amy Barnhill Associate Professor Curriculum and Instruction/Reading (281) 910-1302
Andria Young Professor of Education Special Education (361) 570-4371
Barba Patton Professor of Curriculum and Instruction and Instructor Curriculum and Instruction/Mathematics (361) 570-4271
Carol L. Klages Associate Professor of Education Curriculum and Instruction/Social Studies (361) 570-4284
Chang Woock Lee Assistant Professor Kinesiology (361) 570-4838
Diane Prince Professor of Education Education (361) 676-5700
Dottie Thomas Assistant Clinical Professor Nursing (361) 570-4210
Estella De Los Santos Professor of Mathematics Education
Certification Officer
Mathematics Education (361) 570-4255
Hsin-Hui Lin Professor Curriculum and Instruction (281) 395-6590
Jane Devick Fry Associate Professor Curriculum and Instruction/Reading (361) 570-4283
Janelle D. Bouknight Assistant Professor Education (361) 570-4371
Joann S. Olson Associate Professor of Adult and Higher Education Adult and Higher Education (361) 570-4214
Katherine Bacon Associate Professor Counselor Education (832) 842-3049
Liping Wei Assistant Professor of Curriculum and Instruction Curriculum and Instruction (361) 570-4371
Lou Lloyd-Zannini Associate Professor; Program Coordinator of Educational Leadership & Supervision and of Adult & Higher Education Educational Leadership and Supervision (361) 570-4309
Mary Weatherly Lasater Interim Associate Dean Curriculum and Instruction (512) 695-1780
Michael Wiblishauser Assistant Professor Health Studies (361) 570-4178
Moira Baldwin Assistant Professor Curriculum and Instruction/Science (281) 396-3718
Paul Carlson Professor of Education Special Education (361) 570-4189
Rachel Martinez Associate Dean and Associate Professor of Special Education Special Education (361) 570-4280
Raymond Tucker Assistant Professor Kinesiology (361) 570-4381
Ronald Jay Monachello Assistant Professor Counselor Education (281) 396-3716
Sherry Vafa Assistant Professor of Education Curriculum and Instruction Instructional Technology (361) 570-4336
Sneha Nayar-Bhalerao Assistant Professor Counselor Education (281) 396-3724
Summer Pannell Associate Professor of Educational Leadership and Supervision Educational Leadership (361) 570-4334
Tara Vaughn Assistant Clinical Professor Nursing (361) 570-4317
Teresa Ann Le Sage Associate Professor of Curriculum & Instruction Curriculum and Instruction/Science (361) 570-4303
Wayne Smith Assistant Professor Counselor Education (361) 570-4817
Willie J. Black, Jr. Assistant Professor Kinesiology (361) 570-4298