2022-2023 New Faculty

Because the quality of our faculty is integral to our mission of academic excellence, innovation, and outreach, the Office of the Provost & Chief Academic Officer seeks to recruit and hire passionate, forward thinking, and committed teachers, researchers and scholars. These new faculty members infuse the university community with fresh enthusiasm, talent and dedication.

College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences

Animal, Dairy, and Veterinary Sciences

LeAnn Bayles, Lecturer
Gary Ryan Bayles,
Lecturer
Carmen Lau, Professional Practice Assistant Professor
Ying Liu, Research Assistant Professor
Bruce Richards, Assistant Professor

Applied Economics

Steven Wilcox, Assistant Professor

Applied Sciences, Technology, and Education

Melanie Brunson, Lecturer
Zak Konakis, Professional Practice Assistant Professor

Aviation and Technical Education

Amber Brannock, Career and Technical Education Instructor
Kole Click, Lecturer
David Gibson, Professional Practice Assistant Professor
Amy Monson,
 Professional Practice Assistant Professor
Shawn Piechowski-Begay, Lecturer
Lynette Richardson, Lecturer
Patty Smith, Lecturer
Alex Thompson, Lecturer
Chloe Wilson, Professional Practice Instructor

Landscape, Architecture, and Environmental Planning

Huaqing Wang, Assistant Professor

Nutrition, Dietetics and Food Sciences

Abiodun Atoloye, Assistant Professor
Stephan van Vliet
, Assistant Professor

Plants, Soil, and Climate

Luthiene de Almeida, Lecturer
Mirella Ortiz, Assistant Professor

Caine College of the Arts

Art and Design

Alvaro Ibarra, Assistant Professor

Music

Thomas Glenn, Assistant Professor
Jeiran Hasan, Assistant Professor
Thiago Ancelmo, Temporary Assistant Professor

Theatre Arts

Stefan Espinoza, Temporary Assistant Professor

Jon M. Huntsman School of Business

School of Accountancy

Grazia Xiong, Assistant professor
Fei Gao Shuai, Temporary Instructor

Data Analytics and Information Systems

 

Economics and Finance

Charles Calomiris, Visiting Professor (Fall 2022)
Ken Sorenson,
Lecturer
Angela Wei Luo, Lecturer

Marketing and Strategy

Brent Allred, Temporary Professor

Management

Alice Guo, Assistant Professor

Emma Eccles Jones College of Education and Human Services

Communicative Disorders and Deaf Educatio

Victoria Floyd, Lecturer
Daphne Hartzheim,
Clinical Assistant Professor
Aryn Kamerer, Assistant Professor
Tanner Price,
Clinical Assistant Professor
Kirsten Sanderson, Professional Practice Instructor
Laura Schmitt,
Clinical Assistant Professor

Human Development and Family Studies

Ty Aller, Research Assistant Professor

Instructional Technology and Learning Sciences

Rebecca Bayeck, Assistant Professor
LuEttaMae Lawrence, Assistant Professor
Kelli Munns, Professional Practice Instructor
Ha Nguyen, Assistant Professor

Kinesiology & Health Science

Jeralyn Perkins, Lecturer
Kimberly Clevenger, Assistant Professor
Aaron Hunt, Assistant Professor

Nursing

Jessica Elkon, Professional Practice Assistant Professor
Maddi Farnsworth, 
Professional Practice Assistant Professor
Chelsie Goble, Professional Practice Assistant Professor
Mireya Ori, Professional Practice Assistant Professor

Psychology

Gonca Soyer, Lecturer
Shelley Upton,
Clinical Assistant Professor

Special Education and Rehabilitation Counseling

Audrey Hoffman, Assistant Professor
Stephen Kwiatek
, Assistant Professor
Kristen Rolf
, Assistant Professor

Teacher Education and Leadership

Laura Harvey, Lecturer
J. Kessa Roberts, Assistant Professor

College of Engineering

Biological Engineering

 

Civil and Environmental Engineering

Srishti Banerji, Assistant Professor
J. Burdette Barker,
Assistant Professor
Mohsen Zaker Esteghamati, Assistant Professor
Liyuan Hou, Assistant Professor
Pin Shuai, Assistant Professor
Yiming Su, Assistant Professor
Sierra Young, Assistant Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering

Selahattin Burak Sarsilmaz, Assistant Professor

Engineering Education

Christian Bolander, Professional Practice Assistant Professor

Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering

Gregory Anderson, Professional Practice Associate Professor
Tim Berk,
 Assistant Professor

College of Humanities and Social Sciences

English

Amber Caron, Assistant Professor
Chen Chen, Assistant Professor
Michael Dubon, Lecturer
Travis Franks, Assistant Professor

History

Chris Babits, Temporary Assistant Professor
Mustafa Banister, Assistant Professor

Journalism and Communication Studies

Otieno Aggrey, Assistant Professor

Communication Studies and Philosophy

Mike Ashfield, Assistant Professor
Betsy Brunner, Temporary Assistant Professor
Martin Law, Instructor
Sidi Meyara, Assistant Professor

Political Science

 

Sociology and Anthropology

Aaron Arredondo, Assistant Professor
Molly Cannon,
Assistant Professor and Director of the Museum of Anthropology
Kirsten Vinyeta, Assistant Professor

Social Work

Amanda Barrandey, Clinical Assistant Professor
Juliette Stevens,
 Clinical Assistant Professor
Dorothy Wallis, Instructor

World Languages and Cultures

Katie Marin, Lecturer

S.J. & Jessie E. Quinney College of Natural Resources

Environment and Society

Brooke Osborne, Assistant Professor
Terry Dial, Professional Practice Assistant Professor
Anna Miller, Assistant Professor

Watershed Sciences

Scott Hotaling, Assistant Professor
Casey Pennock, Research Assistant Professor

Wildland Resources

Simona Picardi, Research Assistant Professor
Julie Young,
Associate Professor
Yong Zhou, Assistant Professor

College of Science

Biology

Graham Goodman, Assistant Professor
Fabiane Mundim, Assistant Professor
Nicholas Pardikes,
Lecturer
Carl Rothfels,
Associate Professor
Catherine Rushworth, Assistant Professor
Sara Weinstein, Assistant Professor

Chemistry & Biochemistry

Minh Tuan Trinh, Assistant Professor
John Russell, Temporary Assistant Professor

Computer Science

Shah Muhammad Hamdi, Assistant Professor

Geosciences

 

Mathematics and Statistics

Carrie Bala, Professional Practice Assistant Professor
Erin Beckman,
Assistant Professor
Peter Crooks,
Assistant Professor
Aysel Erey,
Assistant Professor

University Libraries

Instruction, Collections and Patron Services

Katie Luder, Assistant Librarian

Special Collections, Digital and Cataloging

Erica Finch, Assistant Librarian
Michael Harris,
Assistant Librarian

University Extension

Extension Agriculture and Natural Resources

Katelyn Barsnick, Extension Assistant Professor
Reganne Briggs, Extension Assistant Professor
Justin Clawson,
Extension Assistant Professor
Melanie Heaton,
 Extension Assistant Professor
Ashley Longmore, Extension Assistant Professor
Cheyenne Reid, Extension Assistant Professor

Extension Home and Community

Stephanie Carlson, Extension Assistant Professor

Extension 4-H and Youth Programs

Palak Gupta, Extension Assistant Professor