Faculty & Staff

Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Kenneth Bell, M.S.

Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering

  • B.S.E.E. and C.S., University of Connecticut
  • M.S.C.S., University of Connecticut

Chair, Electrical and Computer Engineering Department

Jeff Bigelow, Ph.D.

Chair, Electrical and Computer Engineering Department

Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering

  • B.S., Colorado State University
  • M.S., University of Illinois at Urbana
  • Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana

Associate Professor of Mathematics

Jennifer Bryan, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Mathematics

  • B.S., Oklahoma Christian University
  • M.S., Oklahoma State University
  • PhD, Oklahoma State University

Professor of Mechanical Engineering

David Cassel, Ph.D.

Professor of Mechanical Engineering

  • B.S.M.E., Louisiana Tech University
  • M.S.M.E., Louisiana Tech University
  • Ph.D., Georgia Institute of Technology

Adjunct Professor of Electrical Engineering

Grant Cochenour, B.S., M.S.

Adjunct Professor of Electrical Engineering


Adjunct Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Colin Doyle, B.S., M.S., Ph.D., J.D.

Adjunct Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering


Assistant Professor of Computer Science

Andy Harbert

Assistant Professor of Computer Science

  • B.S. Louisiana State University
  • M.S. Texas A & M University

Associate Professor of Mathematics

Craig Johnson, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Mathematics

  • B.S., Harding University
  • M.S., University of Mississippi
  • Ph.D., Wayne State University

Chair, Department of Computer and Information Sciences

Don Leftwich, B.S., M.A.

Chair, Department of Computer and Information Sciences

Associate Professor of Mathematics and Computer Sciences

  • B.S. Oklahoma Christian University
  • M.A. University of Oklahoma

Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Steve Maher, M.S.E.E

Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering

  • B.S.E.E., University of Kansas
  • M.S.E.E., University of Kansas

Adjunct Professor of Engineering Sciences

Jay Martin, B.S., M.P.O.

Adjunct Professor of Engineering Sciences


Dean, College of Engineering and Computer Science

Byron Newberry, Ph.D.

Dean, College of Engineering and Computer Science

Professor of Mechanical and Graduate Engineering

  • B.S.M.E., Oklahoma Christian University
  • M.S.M.E., University of Michigan
  • Ph.D., University of Michigan

Adjunct Professor of Engineering Sciences

Peter Patton, A.B., M.A., Ph.D.

Adjunct Professor of Engineering Sciences


Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering

Kevin Plumlee, Ph.D. Candidate

Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering

  • B.S.M.E, Oklahoma Christian University
  • M.S., Texas A & M
  • Ph.D., Texas A & M (in progress)

Professor of Engineering Sciences

Bill Ryan, Ph.D.

Professor of Engineering Sciences

  • B.A., California State University
  • M.A., Sam Houston State College
  • Ph.D., University of Texas

Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Pat Smith, M.S.

Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering

  • B.S., University of Oklahoma
  • M.S., Colorado State University

Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering

David Waldo, Ph.D.

Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering

  • B.S.E., Texas A & M University
  • Ph.D., Drexel University

Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Joe Watson, M.S.E.E.

Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering

  • B.S.E.E., Oklahoma State University
  • M.S.E.E., Oklahoma State University

Chair, Mechanical Engineering

Wayne Whaley, Ph.D.

Chair, Mechanical Engineering

Professor of Mechanical Engineering

  • B.S., Oklahoma State University
  • M.S., Oklahoma State University
  • Ph.D., Oklahoma State University

Director for Graduate School of Engineering and Computer Science

Mary Ann Brown

Director for Graduate School of Engineering and Computer Science


Associate Director for Graduate School of Engineering and Computer Science

Robert Leftwich

Associate Director for Graduate School of Engineering and Computer Science