Michael Stephen Hevel
Interim Department Head
100 Graduate Education Building

The Department of Rehabilitation, Human Resources, and Communication Disorders offers two degree programs:

At the graduate level, the department also offers an M.S. with an emphasis in speech-language pathology, M.S. and Ed.D. in higher education, M.S. and Ed.D. in human resource and workforce development, M.S. and Ph.D. in counselor education.

Adams, Justin J., Ph.D. (University of South Carolina, M.Ed. (Winthrop University), B.A. (Winthrop University), Assistant Professor, 2018.
Aslin, Larry W., M.A., B.A. (University of Missouri-Columbia), Instructor, 1975.
Barker, Mitchell D., Ph.D. (University of Chicago), Lecturer, 2015.
Blisard, Paul, Ed.D. (University of Arkansas), M.C., B.S., B.S. (Southwest Missouri State University), Clinical Assistant Professor, 2014.
Bowers, Lisa Marie, Ph.D. (University of Tennessee Health Science Center), M.A., B.A. (Louisiana State University), Assistant Professor, 2012.
Bowers, Andrew L., Ph.D. (University of Tennessee Health Science Center), M.A., B.A. (University of Tennessee), Assistant Professor, 2012.
Camargo, Elsa, Ph.D. (Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University), Assistant Professor, 2018.
Cambria, Jenna, Ph.D. (University of Maryland, College Park), B.A. (Rutgers University), Assistant Professor, 2016.
Christian, David, Ph.D., M.S. (University of North Texas), B.A. (University of Texas at Dallas), Assistant Professor, 2015.
Cook, Aletha, M.S., B.A. (University of Arkansas), Clinical Instructor, 2015.
Frazier, Kimberly Frances, Ph.D. (University of South Carolina–Columbia), M.S., B.S.E. (University of Arkansas), Associate Professor, 2007.
Gilbertson, Margie, Ph.D. (University of Memphis), M.S.E., B.A. (University of Central Arkansas), Clinical Instructor, 2016.
Glade, Rachel E., Ph.D. (University of Arkansas), M.S. (University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences), M.A. (University of Arkansas), B.S. (University of Arkansas at Little Rock), Clinical Instructor, 2015.
Grover, Kenda Shea, Ed.D. (University of Arkansas), M.S., B.A. (Northeastern State University), Associate Professor, 2003.
Hagstrom, Fran W., Ph.D. (Clark University), M.S. (University of Texas Health Science Center-Houston), M.A. (St. Louis University), B.A. (Southwest Baptist University), Associate Professor, 2002.
Higgins, Kristin Kay, Ph.D., M.S. (University of Arkansas), B.A. (Vanderbilt University), Associate Professor, 2006.
Holfield, Christine, Ph.D. (Pennsylvania State University), M.A. (University of Kansas), B.S. (Central Michigan University), Assistant Professor, 2017.
Kacirek, Kit, Ed.D., M.Ed. (University of Arkansas), B.S. (University of Texas), Associate Professor, 1997.
Koch, Lynn C., Ph.D. (University of Wisconsin-Madison), M.S., B.S. (University of Arizona), Professor, 2006.
Liang, Xinya, Ph.D. (Florida State University), B.S. (Zhejiang Gongshang University, China), Assistant Professor, 2014.
Lo, Wen-Juo, Ph.D., M.A. (Arizona State University), B.S. (SooChow University), Associate Professor, 2008.
Lusk, Stephanie Lisanne, Ph.D. (University of Arkansas), M.A (Arkansas State University), B.A. (University of Arkansas), Associate Professor, 2012.
Mamiseishvili, Ketevan, Ph.D., M.A. (University of Missouri-Columbia), B.A. (Akaki Tsereteli State University), Associate Professor, 2008.
McCray, Suzanne, Ph.D. (University of Tennessee), M.A., B.A. (University of Arkansas), Associate Professor, 2010.
Perry, Kim, M.S. (University of Arkansas), Instructor, 2007.
Perryman, Kristi Leann, Ph.D. (University of Arkansas), M.S., B.S. (Southwest Missouri State University), Assistant Professor, 2014.
Popejoy, Erin O., Ph.D. (University of Texas–San Antonio), M.A. (Texas State University), B.A. (Case Western Reserve University), Assistant Professor, 2015.
Roessger, Kevin, Ph.D., M.S., B.A. (University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee), Assistant Professor, 2016.
Shelton, Leslie Jo, Ph.D. (Michigan State University), M.Ed., B.A. (Ohio University), Assistant Professor, 2014.
Stegman, Charles E., Ph.D., M.A. (University of Missouri-Kansas City), B.A. (St. Mary’s College), Professor, 1995.
Turner, Ronna L., Ph.D. (University of Illinois-Urbana-Champaign), M.S.E. (Missouri State University), B.S.E. (Southwest Missouri State University), Professor, 1997.
Vajda, Anthony J., Ph.D. (Old Dominion University), M.S. (La Salle University), B.A. (University of Delaware), Assistant Professor, 2018.
Williams, Brent Thomas, Ph.D. (University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign), M.S. (University of Texas Southwestern Medical School), B.A. (Austin College), Associate Professor, 2002.