Faculty & Staff

Dean, College of Engineering and Computer Science

Dr. Byron Newberry

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

Chair, Graduate School of Engineering and Computer Science

Steve Maher, M.S.E.E.

Chair, Graduate School of Engineering and Computer Science

Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering

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

Chair, Electrical and Computer Engineering

Jeff Bigelow, Ph.D.

Chair, Electrical and Computer Engineering

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

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

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

Professor of Mathematics

Jennifer Bryan, Ph.D.

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

  • B.S., Kansas State University
  • M.S., Kansas State University

Adjunct Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Colin Doyle, Ph.D., J.D.

Adjunct Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering

  • B.S., Oklahoma State University
  • M.S., The University of Oklahoma
  • Ph.D., Southern Methodist 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

Adjunct Professor of Engineering Sciences

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

Adjunct Professor of Engineering Sciences

  • B.S., University of Southern California
  • Prosthetics Program, Northwestern University Medical School

Adjunct Professor of Engineering Sciences

Peter Patton, Ph.D.

Adjunct Professor of Engineering Sciences

  • A.B., Engineering and Applied Physics Harvard, 1957
  • M.A., Mathematics The University of Kansas, 1959
  • Dr. Ing. (Ph.D.) Maschinenwesen (ME), T. H. Stuttgart 1966

Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering

Kevin Plumlee, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering

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

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

Associate Director for Graduate Student Services

Mary Ann Brown

Associate Director for Graduate Student Services