MARK S. RABALAIS, Instructor in Electrical and Computer Engineering. M.S., University of Southwestern Louisiana.

*NANCY N. RABALAIS, Adjunct Associate Professor of Oceanography and Coastal Sciences; Associate Professor (Research), Louisiana Universities Marine Consortium (LUMCON), Chauvin. Ph.D., University of Texas, Austin.

PAMELA P. RABALAIS, Instructor in Human Ecology. M.S., LSU.

**FRANCOIS RAFFOUL, Assistant Professor of Philosophy (Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies). Doctorat in Philosophy, Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales.

*SURESH RAI, Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering. Ph.D., Kurukshetra University (India).

**FREDERICK A. RAINEY, Associate Professor of Biological Sciences. Ph.D., University of Waikato, New Zealand.

*YITSHAK RAM, Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering. Ph.D., Israel Institute of Technology.

*ARAVAMUDHAN RAMAN, Professor of Mechanical Engineering. Dr.rer.Nat., Technische Hochschule, Stüttgart (West Germany).

*JAGANNATHAN RAMANUJAM, Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering. Ph.D., Ohio State University.

**CHARLES W. RAMCHARAN, Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences. Ph.D., University of Toronto (Canada).

*ARNULFO G. RAMIREZ, Professor of Spanish (Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures). Ph.D., Stanford University.

MARIA-ESTHER DOMINGUEZ RAMIREZ, Instructor in Spanish (Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures). Ph.D., University of Madrid.

**PENNY S. RAMSDELL, Assistant Professor of Social Work. Ph.D., University of Texas, Arlington.

PATRICIA RAMSEY, Instructor in Mathematics. M.S., LSU.

RICKEY T. RAMSEY, Instructor in Veterinary Medicine; Assistant Director, Laboratory Animal Medicine. M.S., Arkansas State University.

PAULINE M. RANKIN, Professor of Education (Department of Educational Leadership, Research, and Counseling); Associate Vice Chancellor for Instruction. Ph.D., LSU.

**DANDINA N. RAO, Assistant Professor of Petroleum Engineering. Ph.D., The University of Calgary.

*RAMU M. RAO, Professor of Food Science. Ph.D., LSU.

ELISA RASMUSSEN, General Librarian. M.L.I.S., LSU.

*A. RAVI RAU, Professor of Physics and Astronomy. Ph.D., University of Chicago.

**LEONARD RAY, Assistant Professor of Political Sciences. Ph.D.,, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill.

*THOMAS RAY, Associate Professor of Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering. Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.

STEVE RAYNIE, Instructor in English. Ph.D., LSU.

*T. EUGENE REAGAN, Professor of Entomology. Ph.D., North Carolina State University.

ELIZABETH S. REAMES, Adjunct Professor of Human Ecology; Specialist, Louisiana Cooperative Extension Service. Ph.D., LSU.

*MARGARET REAMS, Adjunct Associate Professor of Oceanography and Coastal Sciences; Associate Professor in Environmental Studies Institute. Ph.D., University of Georgia.

†DAREN REDFEARN, Assistant Professor, Southeast Research Station, LSU Agricultural Center, Franklinton, LA (affiliated with the Department of Agronomy). Ph.D., University of Nebraska.

DALE E. REDMAN, Adjunct Instructor in Finance; Managing Director, Windward Capital. M.S., LSU.

**DONNA H. REDMANN, Associate Professor of Vocational Education (School of Human Resource Education and Workforce Development). Ph.D., Florida State University.

DENISE J. REED, Adjunct Associate Professor of Oceanography and Coastal Sciences; Associate Professor, Louisiana Universities Marine Consortium (LUMCOM), Chauvin. Ph.D., Cambridge University.

PATTY REED, Instructor in English. Ph.D., University of Oklahoma.

KATHLEEN REES, Associate Professor of Human Ecology. Ph.D., University of Tennessee-Knoxville.

RONNIE L. REESE, Instructor in Chemistry. Ph.D., Texas A&M University.

**HELEN REGIS, Assistant Professor of Anthropology (Department of Geography and Anthropology). Ph.D., Tulane University.

*DANNY D. REIBLE, Chevron Endowed Professor of Engineering; Professor of Chemical Engineering; Adjunct Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering; Director, Hazardous Substance Research Center. Ph.D., California Institute of Technology.

CLAUDETTE H. REICHEL, Adjunct Professor of Human Ecology; Specialist, Louisiana Cooperative Extension Service. Ed.D., LSU.

*PANTHEA REID, Professor of English. Ph.D., University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill.

*ROBERT C. REIGH, Professor of Fisheries (School of Forestry, Wildlife, and Fisheries). Ph.D., Texas A&M University.

SEAN REILLY, Adjunct Instructor in Mass Communication; Vice President, (Mergers and Acquisitions) Lamar Advertising. J.D., Harvard Law School

CHARLES C. REITH, Adjunct Professor, Institute for Environmental Studies; President, Sustainable Systems, Inc. Ph.D., University of New Mexico.

**DAVID REITMAN, Assistant Professor of Psychology. Ph.D., University of Mississippi.

*JAMES V. REMSEN, JR., John Stauffer McIlhenny Distinguished Professor of Natural Science; Director and Curator, Museum of Natural Science; Adjunct Professor of Biological Sciences. Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley.

ENRIQUE REYES, Adjunct Assistant Professor of Oceanography and Coastal Sciences; Professor Emeritus in Coastal Studies Institute. Ph.D., University of Chicago.

BERTHAL REYNOLDS, Instructor in Horticulture. M.S., University of Arkansas.

**JOHN REYNOLDS, Julian R. and Sidney Nicolle Carruth Developing Scholar Professor; Assistant Professor of Accounting. Ph.D., University of Missouri-Columbia.

JOHN D. RHOADES, Professor of Veterinary Medicine (Department of Epidemiology and Community Health); Associate Dean for Student and Academic Affairs, School of Veterinary Medicine. D.V.M., University of Missouri; Ph.D., University of Minnesota.

†FRED RHOTON, Research Soil Scientist, USDA/ARS, Oxford, Mississippi (affiliated with Department of Agronomy). Ph.D., Ohio State University.

PAUL RIALS, Instructor in Education (University Laboratory School). B.A., McNeese State University.

*JOSEPH V. RICAPITO, Joseph S. Yenni Memorial Professor of Italian Studies; Professor of Spanish (Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures). Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles.

†EDWARD RICHARD, Research Agronomist, Sugarcane Research Unit, USDA/ARS, Houma (affiliated with Department of Plant Pathology and Crop Physiology). Ph.D., University of Illinois.

KATHLEEN RICHARD, Instructor in Education (University Laboratory School). M.A., LSU.

*JAMES A. RICHARDSON, John Rhea Alumni Professor; Professor of Economics; Director, Public Administration Institute. Ph.D., University of Michigan.

**LEONARD F. RICHARDSON, Professor of Mathematics; Director of Graduate Studies. Ph.D., Yale University.

*MALCOLM RICHARDSON, II, J. F. Taylor Professor of English; Professor and Chair, Department of English. Ph.D., University of Tennessee.

*MILES E. RICHARDSON, Doris Z. Stone Latin American Studies Professor of Anthropology; Professor of Geography and Anthropology. Ph.D., Tulane University.

††WILLIAM B. RICHARDSON, Chancellor, LSU Agricultural Center; Professor of Vocational Education (School of Human Resource Education and Workforce Development). Ph.D., University of Missouri.

†HERMAN H. RIEKE, Professor and Head, Department of Petroleum Engineering, University of Louisiana, Lafayette, (affiliated with the Department of Petroleum Engineering). Ph.D., University of Southern California.

*THOMAS J. RILEY, Professor of Entomology. Ph.D., University of Missouri, Columbia.

*THOMAS E. RINDERER, Adjunct Professor of Entomology; Research Geneticist (USDA). Ph.D., Ohio State University.

†DENNIS RING, Assistant Specialist, Louisiana Cooperative Extension Service, LSU Agricultural Center (affiliated with Department of Entomology). Ph.D., Texas A&M University.

*DAN B. RINKS, Professor of Information Systems and Decision Sciences. Ph.D., University of Houston.

ROBERT RIOUX, Instructor in Mathematics. M.S., University of New Orleans.

CHRISTINA A. RIQUELMY, Assistant Librarian. M.L.S., University of Pittsburgh.

**JOHN KEVIN RISK, Assistant Professor of Landscape Architecture. M.L.A., University of Georgia.

T. L. RITCHIE, Ruth Z. McCoy Professor of Interior Design; Assistant Professor of Interior Design. M.Arch., University of Texas, Austin.

CHARLES J. RIVET, Instructor in Spanish (Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures). M.A., LSU

ANTHONY RIZZI, Adjunct Assistant Professor of Physics and Astronomy; Staff Scientist, LIGO Laboratory, California Institute of Technology. Ph.D., Princeton University.

KEVIN ROBBINS, Associate Professor of Geography and Anthropology; Director, Southern Regional Climate Center; Adjunct Associate Professor of Biological and Agricultural Engineering. Ph.D., North Carolina State University.

CHARLENE B. ROBERT, Instructor in Information Systems and Decision Sciences. M.S., University of Southwestern Louisiana.

*HARRY H. ROBERTS, James P. Morgan Distinguished Professor in Coastal Studies; Professor of Oceanography and Coastal Sciences; Adjunct Professor of Geology and Geophysics; Interim Director, Coastal Studies Institute. Ph.D., LSU.

JAMES P. ROBERTS, III, Instructor in Epidemiology and Community Health. M.S., University of Southwestern Louisiana.

*ROBIN ROBERTS, Professor of English. Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania.

†SCOTT ROBERTS D., Associate Professor of Forestry, Mississippi State University (affiliated with the School of Forestry, Wildlife, and Fisheries). Ph.D., Utah State University.

CANDENCE ROBILLARD, Instructor in Education (University Laboratory School). M.Ed., LSU.

JAMES E. ROCHE, Professor of Geology and Geophysics. Ph.D., University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

**JOHN C. RODRIGUE, Assistant Professor of History. Ph.D., Emory University.

JOSE L. RODRIGUEZ-TORRES, Instructor in Military Science.

**BRYAN ROGERS, Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences. Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley.

††E. LARRY ROGERS, Vice Chancellor for Research, LSU Agricultural Center; Director, Louisiana Agricultural Experimental Station; Professor of Plant Pathology and Crop Physiology. Ph.D., Auburn University.

**ROBERTROHLI , Assistant Professor of Geography (Department of Geography and Anthropology). Ph.D., LSU.

JEAN M. ROHLOFF, Instructor in English. M.A., University of Wisconsin, Madison.

*FRANK C. ROHWER, Associate Professor of Wildlife (School of Forestry, Wildlife, and Fisheries). Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania.

CARRIE ROIDER, Instructor in English. M.A., Yale University.

EMERALD ROIDER, Assistant Professor of Construction Management. M.S., LSU.

*KARL A. ROIDER, JR., Thomas and Lillian Landrum Alumni Professor of History. Ph.D., Stanford University.

*ROBERT P. ROMAIRE, Professor of Fisheries (School of Forestry, Wildlife, and Fisheries). Ph.D., Auburn University.

**BECKY ROPERS-HUILMAN, Assistant Professor of Education (Department of Educational Leadership, Research, and Counseling). Ph.D., University of Wisconsin, Madison.

*KENNETH ROSE, Associate Professor of Oceanography and Coastal Sciences; Associate Professor in Coastal Ecology Institute. Ph.D, University of Washington.

*STEVEN R. ROSE, Professor of Social Work. Ph.D., University of Wisconsin, Madison.

STEPHEN ROSEN, Director, LSU Museum of Art; Professional-in-Residence, School of Art. M.A., State University of New York, Binghamton.

**KATHERINE B. ROSIER, Assistant Professor of Sociology. Ph.D., Indiana University.

BILLY I. ROSS, Distinguished Professor of Mass Communication. Ph.D., University of Southern Illinois.

*RONALD D. ROSS, Professor of Music; Dean, School of Music. Ph.D., University of Cincinnati.

**STEVEN K. ROSS, Assistant Professor of History. Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley.

L. LESLIE ROSSO, Associate Professor of Construction Management. M.S., LSU.

**DEBORAH A. ROTH, Assistant Professor of Psychology. Ph.D., University of Toronto.

*KATHLEEN ROUNTREE, Professor of Music; Associate Dean, School of Music. D.Mus., Florida State University.

*LAWRENCE J. ROUSE, JR., Associate Professor of Oceanography and Coastal Sciences; Associate Professor in Coastal Studies Institute. Ph.D., LSU.

PHOEBE ROUSE, Instructor in Mathematics. M.Ed., LSU.

THOMAS J. ROWELL, Adjunct Assistant Professor of Veterinary Medicine (Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences); Director, University of Southwestern Louisiana, New Iberia Research Center. D.V.M., LSU.

ALMA F. ROY, Instructor in Veterinary Microbiology and Parasitology (Veterinary Medical Diagnostic Laboratory). M.S., College of St. Francis.

**AMITAVA ROY, Assistant Professor (Research) of Civil and Environmental Engineering. Ph.D., LSU.

*CHARLES W. ROYSTER, Boyd Professor; Professor of History. Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley.

LEE ROZELLE, Instructor in English. M.A., University of Southern Mississippi.

†CARRIE W. RUDOLPH, Medical Physicist, Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center (affiliated with Nuclear Science Center). M.S., LSU.

DOROTHY RUMFELLOW, K-5th Grade Principal (University Laboratory School). M.Ed., LSU.

*KELLY A. RUSCH, Formosa Plastics Corporation Endowed Professor; Associate Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering. Ph.D., LSU.

FRANK RUSCIANO, Instructor in Education (University Laboratory School). M.Ed., Southeastern Louisiana University.

*MILTON C. RUSH, Professor of Plant Pathology (Department of Plant Pathology and Crop Physiology). Ph.D., North Carolina State University.

*ADELAIDE M. RUSSO, Associate Professor of French Studies. Ph.D., Columbia University.

*PAUL S. RUSSO, Professor of Chemistry. Ph.D., University of Minnesota.

*DOUGLAS A. RUTHERFORD, Associate Professor of Fisheries (School of Forestry, Wildlife, and Fisheries). Ph.D., Oklahoma State University.

JEAN RUTHERFORD, Instructor in Russian (Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures). M.Phil., University of Kansas.

DONNA H. RYAN, Adjunct Associate Professor of Human Ecology; Associate Executive Director, Pennington Biomedical Research Center. M.D., Louisiana State University Medical Center.

**HARLEY E. RYAN, JR., Assistant Professor of Finance. Ph.D., Georgia State University.

*SUSAN E. RYAN, Associate Professor of Art. Ph.D., University of Michigan.