Faculty

Tucker, Claire, Ed.D., RDH  Chair, Program Director (2018) and Associate Professor (2014).  B.S., University of Arkansas, 2005; B.S., University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 2007;  M.Ed., University of Arkansas at Little Rock, 2013; Ed.D., University of Arkansas, 2018.


Alford, David, DDS. Adjunct Assistant Professor (2021). B.S., Hendrix College, 1973; D.D.S., University of Tennessee Health Science Center, 1976.

Atkinson, Kathleen, M.A., RDH  Assistant Professor (1994).  B.S., University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 1987; M.A., University of Arkansas at Little Rock, 1992.

Bodenner, Dana, D.D.S.  Adjunct Assistant Professor (2020). B.S., University of Arkansas, 2014; D.D.S., University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Dentistry, 2018.

Bryant, Sara, B.S., RDH  Adjunct Instructor (2019). B.S., University of Arkansas, 2015; B.S., University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 2018.

Fitzhugh, Bridget, B.S., RDH  Instructor (2019).  B.S., University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 2017.

Goral, Virginia M., Ph.D., RDH  Emerita Professor (1993). B.S., Marquette University, 1972; M.Ed., Marquette University, 1976; Ph.D., Marquette University, 1980.

Hardin, Sarah, D.D.S.  Adjunct Assistant Professor (2021). B.S., Hendrix College, 2011; D.D.S., University of Tennessee Health Science Center, 2018.

Heisel, Cimone, D.D.S., Adjunct Instructor (2019).  B.S.I.E., University of Arkansas, 2003; D.D.S., University of Tennessee Health Science Center, 2009.

Jines, Gene, DDS. Adjunct Assistant Professor (2021). B.S., Ouachita Baptist University, 1972; D.D.S., University of Tennessee Health Science Center, 1975.

Jones, Gary, D.D.S, B.S.  Adjunct Instructor (2020). B.S., University of Arkansas at Little Rock, 2013; D.D.S., University of Tennessee Health Science Center, 2017.

Long, Susan, Ed.D., RDH  Professor (1992). B.A., The Ohio State University, 1986; M.S., University of North Florida, 1991; Ed.D., University of Arkansas at Little Rock, 1997.

McDonald, Susan, D.S.S.  Assistant Professor (2022). B.S., University of Missouri, Columbia, 2008; D.D.S., University of Missouri, Kansas City, 2021.

McMillan, Ashley, D.D.S, B.S.  Adjunct Assistant Professor (2016). B.S., University of Arkansas, 2009; D.D.S., University of Tennessee Health Science Center, 2014; University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences GPR, 2016.

Murphy, Vent, D.D.S, MS Adjunct Instructor (2021). B.S., Westminster College, 1977; D.D.S., University of Tennessee at Memphis, 1986; M.S., University of Tennessee at Memphis, 1988.

Nelms, Tip C., D.D.S.  Emeritus Professor (1967). D.D.S., University of Tennessee at Memphis, 1954; M.Ed., Memphis State University, 1969.

Norton, Kelsey, M.Ed., RDH, Adjunct Instructor (2021). B.S., University of Tennessee Health Science Center, 2017; MSHE, University of Arkansas at Little Rock, 2020.

Rose, Brittany, B.S., RDH  Instructor (2021). B.S., University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 2017.

Ruppert, Robin C., B.S., RDH  Adjunct Instructor (2016). B.S., University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 2014.

Truax, Kurt, D.D.S.  Emeritus Associate Professor (1982).  B.A., University of Iowa, 1962; D.D.S., University of Iowa, 1965; M.P.H., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1986.

Turner, Tiffany, B.S., RDH  Adjunct Instructor (2019).  B.S., University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 2017.

Warren, Catherine G., M.Ed., RDH  Associate Professor (1972). B.S., University of Arkansas, 1967; M.Ed., University of Arkansas, 1981; Post-Baccalaureate Certificate of Public Health, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 2005.