Faculty - B

EDITH H. BABIN, Assistant Professor of English; Coordinator of Developmental English. M.A., Duke University.

**JAMES L. BABIN, Associate Professor of English. Ph.D., Duke University.

H. PARROTT BACOT, Professor of Art History (School of Art). M.A., State University of New York, Oneonta.

**LORI BADE, Associate Professor of Music. D.M.A., University of Texas, Austin.

JACK L. BAGENT, Professor of Entomology; Vice Chancellor for Extension; Director, Louisiana Cooperative Extension Service, LSU Agricultural Center. Ph.D., LSU.

**LYNNE BAGGETT, Assistant Professor of Art. B/TEC HND, Derbyshire College of Higher Education.

ABOLGHASEM BAGHIAN, Instructor in Veterinary Microbiology and Parasitology. Ph.D., Arizona State University.

†RALPH BAGWELL, Assistant Specialist, Cotton Pest Management, LSU Agricultural Center, Louisiana Cooperative Extension Service (affiliated with the Department of Entomology). Ph.D., University of Arkansas.

ARNOLD BAHAM, Professor of Dairy Science. Ph.D., Auburn University.

**DAVID BAIRD, Assistant Professor of Architecture. M.Arch., University of Arizona.

**SARA LYNNE BAIRD, Assistant Dean, College of Music and Dramatic Arts; Associate Professor of Music. Ph.D., Florida State University.

*DAVID G. BAKER, Associate Professor of Laboratory Animal Medicine (Department of Veterinary Pathology); Director, Laboratory Animal Medicine. D.V.M., M.S., Ph.D., University of California, Davis; Diplomate, American College of Laboratory Animal Medicine.

**JOHN R. BAKER, Professor of Philosophy and Religious Studies; Interim Dean of Students. Ph.D., Vanderbilt University.

*AJOY K. BAKSI, Professor of Geology and Geophysics. Ph.D., University of Toronto (Canada).

†VIRGIL CLARK BALDWIN, JR., Research Forester, USDA Forest Service, Pineville, LA., (affiliated with the School of Forestry, Wildlife, and Fisheries.

*DONALD M. BALTZ, Professor of Oceanography and Coastal Sciences; Professor in Coastal Fisheries Institute. Ph.D., University of California, Davis.

†STEPHEN W. BANKS, Associate Professor of Biological Sciences, LSUS (affiliated with the Center for Environmental Studies). Ph.D., Ph.D., University of Nottingham, United Kingdom.

*WILLIAM B. BANKSTON, Professor of Sociology. Ph.D., University of Tennessee.

**FRANCIS BARBERA, Instructor in Information Systems and Decision Sciences; Adjunct Instructor in Public Administration. Ph.D., LSU.

MARY K. BARGAS, Instructor in Education (University Laboratory School). Ed.S., LSU.

*STEVEN A. BARKER, Professor of Veterinary Physiology, Pharmacology, and Toxicology. Ph.D., University of Alabama.

MARY D. BARKLEY, Adjunct Professor of Chemistry; Professor of Chemistry, Case Western Reserve University. Ph.D., University of California, San Diego.

DALE BARNES, Instructor in English. Ph.D., Brandeis University.

†JAMES P. BARNETT, Supervisory Research Forester, USDA Forest Service, Pineville, Louisiana (affiliated with School of Forestry, Wildlife, and Fisheries). D.F., Duke University.

RICK A. BARON, Instructor in Dairy Science. Ph.D., LSU.

**ROYCE de R. BARONDES, Assistant Professor of Finance. J.D., University of Virginia.

**WYLIE CLARK BARROW, Adjunct Assistant Professor of Wildlife (School of Forestry, Wildlife, and Fisheries); Research Wildlife Biologist, Southern Science Center, Lafayette, Louisiana. Ph.D., LSU.

**CAROL BARRY, Associate Professor of Library and Information Science. Ph.D., Syracuse University.

**PHILIP J. BART, Assistant Professor of Geology and Geophysics. Ph.D., Rice University.

*SUE G. BARTLETT, Associate Professor of Biological Sciences. Ph.D., Duke University.

MARCIA E. BARTON, Instructor in Education (University Laboratory School). M.A., LSU.

*GARY B. BASKIN, Adjunct Associate Professor of Veterinary Pathology; Head, Pathology Department, Delta Regional Primate Research Center. D.V.M., Texas A&M University; Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Pathology.

*ZAKI A. BASSIOUNI, John W. Rhea, Jr. Professor of Engineering; Professor of Petroleum Engineering; Chair, Craft and Hawkins Department of Petroleum Engineering. Ph.D., Lille University (France).

**REID A. BATES, Assistant Professor of Vocational Education. Ph.D., LSU.

**EMILY E. BATINSKI, Associate Professor of Latin and Greek (Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures); Chair, Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures. Ph.D., University of Colorado.

*JOHN R. BATTISTA, Associate Professor of Biological Sciences. Ph.D., Wayne State University.

**RUDY W. BAUER, Associate Professor of Veterinary Pathology. D.V.M., Ph.D., University of Georgia; Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Pathologists.

*ALAN BAUMEISTER, Professor of Psychology. Ph.D., Vanderbilt University.

**AMOS BECHTEL, III, Assistant Professor of Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness. Ph.D., Washington State University.

ANDREW BECHTEL, Huie-Dellmon Professor; Mary P. Poindexter Endowed Professor; Assistant Professor of Mass Communication. M.A., University of North Carolina.

PETER B. BECHTEL., Assistant Professor of Military Science. M.P.A., Cornell University.

*STEPHEN DAVID BECK, Associate Professor of Music. Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles.

ROBERT A. BECKER, Associate Professor of History. Ph.D., University of Wisconsin, Madison.

*ARTHUR G. BEDEIAN, Boyd Professor; Ralph and Kacoo Olinde Distinguished Professor of Management. D.B.A., Mississippi State University.

SUSAN BEGAT, Instructor in English. M.A., LSU.

*JOHN J. BEGGS, Associate Professor of Sociology. Ph.D., University of Illinois, Chicago.

*PAUL F. BELL, Associate Professor of Agronomy. Ph.D., University of Maryland.

*BONNIE D. BELLEAU, Professor of Human Ecology. Ph.D., Florida State University.

JOAN H. BENEDICT, Assistant Professor of Human Ecology; Director, Preschool. Ph.D., LSU.

**MARK BENFIELD, Assistant Professor of Oceanography and Coastal Sciences; Assistant Professor in Coastal Fisheries Institute. Ph.D., Texas A&M University.

*RICHARD L. BENGTSON, Professor of Biological and Agricultural Engineering. Ph.D., Oklahoma State University.

*JAMES G. BENNETT, Professor of English. M.A., Stanford University.

STEPHEN J. BENSMAN, Associate Librarian. Ph.D., University of Wisconsin, Madison.

SAMUEL J. BENTLEY, SR., Assistant Professor of Oceanography and Coastal Sciences; Assistant Professor in Coastal Studies Institute. Ph.D., Marine Sciences Institute, State University of New York, Stony Brook.

BARBARA F. BENTON, Instructor in Education (University Laboratory School). M.Ed., LSU.

ROBERT BENTON, Instructor in Mechanical Engineering. Ph.D., LSU.

GLENN J. BERGERON, Assistant Professor of Military Science. B.A., Nicholls State University.

**GERARD T. BERGGREN, Professor of Plant Pathology (Department of Plant Pathology and Crop Physiology); Resident Director, Central Research Station. Ph.D., LSU.

**STEVEN BETTS, Assistant Professor of Music. Ph.D., University of Oklahoma.

*THOMAS D. BIDNER, Professor of Animal Science. Ph.D., Michigan State University.

*ALAN J. BIEL, Associate Professor of Biological Sciences. Ph.D., Purdue University.

*ABHIJIT BISWAS, Picadilly, Inc. Business Adminis-tration Business Partnership Professor; Associate Professor of Marketing. Ph.D., University of Houston.

*WILLIAM C. BLACK, Assistant Dean and Director of Information and Instructional Technology; Professor of Marketing. Ph.D., University of Texas, Austin.

*LOWELL L. BLACK, Adjunct Professor of Plant Pathology and Crop Physiology; Senior Scientist, Asian Vegetable Research and Development Center, Taiwan. Ph.D., University of Wisconsin, Madison.

*KATHERINE BLACKLOCK, Associate Professor of Art. M.F.A., Rhode Island School of Design.

B. G. BLACKMON, Professor of Forestry; Director, School of Forestry, Wildlife, and Fisheries. Ph.D., LSU.

*JILL McCLURE BLACKMER, Professor of Veterinary Medicine (Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences); Veterinary Internist; Adjunct Professor of Veterinary Immunology (Department of Veterinary Microbiology and Parasitology). D.V.M., M.S., University of Minnesota; Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine; Diplomate, American Board of Veterinary Practitioners.

*MEREDITH M. BLACKWELL, Boyd Professor; Professor of Biological Sciences. Ph.D., University of Texas, Austin.

*RICKY L. BLACKWOOD, Associate Professor of English. M.F.A., University of California, Los Angeles.

JAMES L. BLANCHARD, Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Veterinary Pathology; Veterinary Pathologist, Tulane University; Delta Regional Primate Center, Covington. D.V.M., LSU; Ph.D., Washington State University.

EDWARD C. BLOMEYER, Adjunct Assistant Professor of Finance; President, Carter and Associates. D.B.A., Indiana University.

*DAVID C. BLOUIN, Associate Dean, College of Agriculture; Professor of Experimental Statistics; Professor of Psychology. Ph.D., LSU.

*JAMES E. BOARD, Professor of Agronomy. Ph.D., University of California, Davis.

CHARLES A. BOENEKE, Instructor in Dairy Science. M.S., LSU.

*DAVID J. BOETHEL, Professor of Entomology. Ph.D., Oklahoma State University.

†IRA BOGOTCH, Associate Professor of Educational Leadership, Counseling, and Foundations, University of New Orleans (affiliated with the Department of Educational Leadership, Research, and Counseling). Ed.D., Florida International University.

†PATRICK K. BOLLICH, Associate Professor of Agronomy, Rice Research Station, Crowley, Louisiana (affiliated with Department of Agronomy). Ph.D., LSU.

MYRTLE S. BOLNER, Librarian. M.S., LSU.

JUDITH C. BOLTON, General Librarian. M.A., Northeast Missouri State University.

WILLIAM P. BOND, Adjunct Professor of Plant Pathology and Crop Physiology; Professor of Biological Sciences, Southeastern Louisiana University. Ph.D., LSU.

**KEVIN P. BONGIORNI, Assistant Professor of French and Italian. Ph.D., University of California, Riverside.

*MICHAEL E. BOOK, Professor of Art. M.F.A., Ohio University.

†DONALD J. BOQUET, Professor of Agronomy, Northeast Research Station, St. Joseph, Louisiana (affiliated with Department of Agronomy). Ph.D., LSU.

*JIM S. BORCK, Professor of English. Ph.D., University of California, Riverside.

BRENDA L. BORDSON, Adjunct Associate Professor of Dairy Science; President of Reproductive Resources, Metairie, Louisiana. Ph.D., Tulane University.

CAROLYN BORNE, Instructor in Information Systems and Decision Sciences. M.S., LSU.

*BRIAN BORNSTEIN, Associate Professor of Psychology. Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania.

FRANK M. BOSWORTH, Professional-in-Residence (School of Architecture). Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.

PATRICIA S. BOSSIER, Instructor in Education (University Laboratory School). M.Ed., LSU.

EDWIN D. BOUDREAUX, Adjunct Assistant Professor of Psychology; Research Director, Emergency Medicine Residency Program, Earl K. Long Medical Center, Baton Rouge. Ph.D., LSU.

*ARNOLD H. BOUMA, Charles T. McCord, Jr., Endowed Chair of Geology; Adjunct Professor of Oceanography and Coastal Sciences. Ph.D., University of Utrecht (Netherlands).

ELVA B. BOURGEOIS, Instructor in Human Ecology. M.S., University of Nebraska.

**AMANDA BOWER, Assistant Professor of Marketing. Ph.D., University of South Carolina.

**GERALD J. BOWER, Professor of Art. M.F.A., M.A., LSU.

*MICHAEL S. BOWMAN, Associate Professor of Speech Communication. Ph.D., Northwestern University.

*RUTH LAURION BOWMAN, Associate Professor of Speech Communication. Ph.D., Northwestern University.

*BERT R. BOYCE, Professor of Library and Information Science; Dean, School of Library and Information Science. Ph.D., Case Western Reserve University.

JAMES C. BOYD, Adjunct Assistant Professor of Finance; Global Business Manager, Albemarle Corporation, Baton Rouge. Ph.D., LSU.

GARNET BRANCH. Instructor in English. M.A., LSU, University of Houston.

*PHILLIP J. BRANTLEY, Adjunct Professor of Psychology; Chief, Primary Care, Pennington Biomedical Research Center. Ph.D., University of Georgia.

†DeWITT H. BRAUD, Instructor of Geography and Anthropology (affiliated with the Department of Geography and Anthropology). M.A., Michigan State University.

VICKI BRAUD, Instructor in Education (University \). M.A., LSU.

**ERIC P. BRAVERMAN, Assistant Professor of Psychology. Ph.D., University of Maryland.

PAUL P. BREAUX, JR., Instructor in Finance. J.D., M.S., LSU.

*GARY A. BREITENBECK, Professor of Agronomy. Ph.D., Iowa State University.

NATHAN E. BRENER, Instructor in Computer Science. Ph.D., LSU.

*TERRY M. BRICKER, Moreland Family Professor of Basic Sciences; Interim Chair and Professor, Department of Biological Sciences; Adjunct Professor of Chemistry. Ph.D., Miami University.

**LUCIE BRIND'AMOUR, Associate Professor of French (Department of French and Italian). Ph.D., University of Montreal (Canada).

P. WAYNE BRITT, Instructor in Mathematics. M.S., LSU.

*WILLIAM R. BROCKWAY, Professional-in-Residence (School of Architecture). B.Arch., Tulane University.

*M. JILL BRODY, Associate Professor of Geography and Anthropology. Ph.D., Washington University.

MARIVE BROOME, Instructor in English. M.A., Pennsylvania State University.

BURKE BROUSSARD, Instructor in Education (University Laboratory School). B.S., McNeese State University.

*KENNETH M. BROWN, Professor of Biological Sciences; Associate Dean, College of Basic Sciences. Ph.D., University of Iowa.

†ROBERT BROWN, Research Plant Pathologist, USDA-ARS-SRRC (affiliated with Department of Plant Pathology). Ph.D., Rutgers University.

SUSAN BROWN, Professional-in-Residence (Manship School of Mass Communication). M.M.C., LSU.

WILLIAM H. BROWN, Professor of Biological and Agricultural Engineering; Associate Director, Louisiana Agricultural Experiment Station. Ph.D., University of Missouri.

*DANA A. BROWNE, Professor of Physics and Astronomy. Ph.D., Stanford University.

**RICHARD C. BRUCH, Associate Professor of Biological Sciences. Ph.D., University of Delaware.

**MARILYN J. BRUIN, Adjunct Assistant Professor of Human Ecology; Assistant Professor of Human Ecology, University of Minnesota. Ph.D., Iowa State University.

*C. FRED BRYAN, Adjunct Professor of Fisheries (School of Forestry, Wildlife, and Fisheries); Leader, Louisiana Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit (USGS). Ph.D., University of Louisville.

**TERESA K. BUCHANAN, Assistant Professor of Education (Department of Curriculum and Instruction); Adjunct Assistant Professor of Human Ecology. Ph.D., Purdue University.

MOLLY BUCHMANN, Professional-in-Residence (Department of Theatre). M.A., LSU.

*HUGH W. BUCKINGHAM, Professor of Communication Sciences and Disorders. Ph.D., University of Rochester.

TIMOTHY BUCKLEY, Assistant Professor of Psychology. Ph.D., University of Illinois.

**ARTHUR F. BUEHLER, Assistant Professor of Religious Studies (Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies). Ph.D., Harvard University.

*DANIEL J. BURBA, Associate Professor of Veterinary Surgery (Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences); Veterinary Clinician. D.V.M., Auburn University; Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Surgeons.

†BEVERLY BURDEN, Associate Professor of Biological Sciences, LSUS (affiliated with the Center for Environmental Studies). Ph.D., University of Wisconsin.

*DELBERT BURKETT, Associate Professor of Religious Studies (Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies). Ph.D., Duke University.

GEOFFREY BURKS, Instructor in Physics and Astronomy. Ph.D., The University of Chicago.

WILLIAM C. BURKS, Adjunct Associate Professor of Architecture; Architect. M.Arch., Rice University.

JAQUELINE BURLESON, Instructor in Speech Communication. M.A., LSU.

DAVID M. BURNER, Research Geneticist, Sugarcane Research Unit, USDA-ARS, Houma, Louisiana (affiliated with Department of Agronomy). Ph.D., University of Kentucky.

*MICHAEL F. BURNETT, Professor of Vocational Education; Director, School of Vocational Education. Ph.D., Ohio State University.

*ALVIN C. BURNS, Ourso Distinguished Chair of Marketing; Chair and Professor, Department of Marketing. D.B.A., Indiana University.

SARA U. BURNS, Instructor in Spanish (Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures). M.A., University of South Florida.

†EUGENE BURRIS, Associate Professor, LSU Agricultural Center, Northeast Research Station, St. Joseph (affiliated with the Department of Entomology). M.S., Oklahoma State University.

*DIANE C. BURTS, Professor of Human Ecology; Adjunct Professor of Education (Department of Curriculum and Instruction). Ed.D., University of Southern Mississippi.

**EDWARD W. BUSH, Assistant Professor of Horticulture. Ph.D., LSU.

JONI BUTCHER, Instructor in Speech Communication. M.A., LSU.

ALEXANDER W. BUTLER, Assistant Professor of Finance. Ph.D., Indiana University.

FREDDIE L. BUTLER, JR., Instructor in Military Science. A.G.S., Central Texas College.

*LESLIE G. BUTLER, Professor of Chemistry. Ph.D., University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

†MICHAEL BUTTERMAN, Instructor in Music. M.M., University of Virginia.

SCOTT BUZHARDT, Adjunct Assistant Professor of Veterinary Medicine (Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences); Veterinarian, Animal Center, Inc. D.V.M., LSU.

*GARY R. BYERLY, Professor of Geology and Geophysics. Ph.D., Michigan State University.

*JAMES L. BYO, Associate Professor of Music. Ph.D., Florida State University.

 

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