School of Applied Sciences

The University of Mississippi

School of Applied Sciences Leadership

Velmer Stanley Burton Ph.D., Ed.D.

Dean of the School of Applied Sciences and Professor of Social Work & Legal Studies

School of Applied Sciences

Email vsburton@olemiss.edu
Phone +1 (662) 915-1081
Office George St House
Contact

Degrees & Expertise

BSCriminal Justice University of Cincinnati / Cincinnati, Ohio (1985)
MSCriminal Justice University of Cincinnati / Cincinnati, Ohio (1986)
PHDSociology University of Cincinnati / Cincinnati, Ohio (1991)
EDDHigher Education Management University of Pennsylvania / Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (2003)
Areas of Expertise
  • Academic Administration
  • Criminal Justice
  • Criminology
  • Quantitative Research
  • Social Work

Mark Loftin Ph.D.

Academic Affairs, Curriculum & Policy, Tenure & Promotion, Faculty Relations

Associate Dean of the School of Applied Sciences and Professor of Exercise Science

School of Applied Sciences

Email mloftin@olemiss.edu
Phone +1 (662) 915-7900
Office School of Applied Sciences, George Street University House
Contact

Degrees & Expertise

BAPhysical Education The University of Texas / Tyler, Texas (1975)
MAPhysical Education The University of Texas / Tyler, Texas (1977)
PHDPhysical Education The University of Illinois / Champaign, Illinois (1980)
Curriculum Vita
Areas of Expertise
  • Childhood Obesity
  • Exercise Science

Janice K Bounds MBE

Administration (Budget, Services, Staffing and Facilities)

Assistant Dean of the School of Applied Sciences, Interim Department Chair of Nutrition and Hospitality Management and Associate Professor of Legal Studies

School of Applied Sciences

Email jbounds@olemiss.edu
Phone +1 (662) 915-7900
Office George Street University House
Contact

Degrees & Expertise

BSBusiness Education Georgia Southwestern University / Americus, Georgia (1972)
MBEBusiness Education University of Mississippi / University, Mississippi (1976)
Memberships & Certifications
  • Southern Criminal Justice Association
  • Mississippi Women's Law Enforcement Association
  • Mississippi Correctional Association
  • Lafayette County Law Enforcement Officers' Association
  • Areas of Expertise
    • American Judicial System
    • Business, Communication Skills and Interpersonal Communication
    • Business, Etiquette
    • Juvenile Law, Juvenile Delinquency
    • Law, Criminal Issues
    • U.S. Courts

    Teresa Carr Carithers Ph.D., R.D., L.D.

    Research, Sponsored Programs and Creative Activities

    Associate Dean of the School of Applied Sciences and Professor of Nutrition & Hospitality Management

    School of Applied Sciences

    Email carither@olemiss.edu
    Phone +1 (662) 915-7900
    Office School of Applied Science
    Contact

    Degrees & Expertise

    BSInstitutional Foods Mississippi College / Clinton, Mississippi (1978)
    MSHealth Science Mississippi College / Clinton, Mississippi (1986)
    PHDPreventive Medicine University of Mississippi Medical Center / Jackson Mississippi (2003)
    Curriculum Vita
    Areas of Expertise
    • Academic Administration
    • Children and the Law, Abuse and Neglect
    • Gerontology
    • Nutrition
    • Preventive Health
    • Public Health
    • Research Administration, Faculty Development
    • Southern Culture

    Kelley James Jenkins

    Assistant To the Dean

    School of Applied Sciences

    Email kdjames@olemiss.edu
    Phone +1 (662) 915-7900
    Office The George St House
    Contact

    Degrees & Expertise

    BBAMarketing The University of Mississippi / University Mississippi (2006)
    MAHigher Education The University of Mississippi / University Mississippi (2009)

    Staff

    Susan King Morton

    Senior Records Coordinator

    School of Applied Sciences

    Email skmorton@olemiss.edu
    Phone +1 (662) 915-7941
    Office George Street House
    Contact

    Degrees & Expertise

    ASSOCIATEBusiness Northwest Mississippi Community College / Senatobia Mississippi (1983)

    Teri W Gray

    Senior Administrative Secretary

    School of Applied Sciences

    Email twgray@olemiss.edu
    Phone +1 (662) 915-7900
    Office School of Applied Science
    Contact

    Je'lisa Hairston Mcgee

    Records Coordinator

    School of Applied Sciences

    Email hairston@olemiss.edu
    Phone +1 (662) 915-7900
    Office School of Applied Services, George Street University House
    Contact

    Degrees & Expertise

    BSBusiness Administration University of Phoenix / Phoenix, Az (2009)

    Sheriece L. Robinson

    Academic Counselor

    Southaven Regional Campus

    Email slrobin3@olemiss.edu
    Phone +1 (662) 342-4765
    Office Southaven Desoto Campus
    Contact

    Degrees & Expertise

    BSHuman Services Mississippi State University, Mississippi State, Mississippi (2001)
    MSCounselor Education Mississippi State University, Mississippi State, Mississippi (2006)

    Brian Ezell

    Academic Counselor

    School of Applied Sciences

    Email bezell@olemiss.edu
    Phone +1 (662) 915-7900
    Office School of Applied Science
    Contact

    Degrees & Expertise

    BACriminal Justice Lane College / Jackson, Tennessee (2006)
    Areas of Expertise
    • Higher Education / Student Services

    James Garrett Crowe

    Communications Specialist

    School of Applied Sciences

    Email jgcrowe@olemiss.edu
    Phone +1 (662) 915-2827
    Office George St House
    Contact

    Degrees & Expertise

    MACreative Writing University of Tennessee / Chattanooga, Tennessee (2012)
    Areas of Expertise
    • Creative Writing
    • Multimedia Communications Systems
    • Writing

    Cara Matlock Jones

    Administrative Secretary

    School of Applied Sciences

    Email cmjones9@olemiss.edu
    Phone +1 (662) 915-1081
    Office George St House
    Contact

    Vanessa Williams Moore

    Records Coordinator

    School of Applied Sciences

    Email vwmoore@olemiss.edu
    Phone +1 (662) 915-2826
    Office School of Applied Sciences George St House
    Contact

    Degrees & Expertise

    BGSHuman Resources Samford University / Birmingham, Alabama (1995)

    Foundation

    Michael A Upton

    Director of Development for the School of Applied Sciences

    Development Officer III

    University Development

    Email mupton@olemiss.edu
    Phone +1 (662) 915-3027
    Office Carriage House
    Contact

    Degrees & Expertise

    ASSOCIATELiberal Arts Itawamba Community College / Fulton Mississippi (1998)
    BAHistory University of Mississippi / University Mississippi (2000)
    MAHistory University of Mississippi / University Mississippi (2002)
    Areas of Expertise
    • Academic Libraries
    • Fund Raising / Resource Development for Academic Programs and Institutions
    • History

    Research Assistant

    La’Shaunta’ Glover

     

    Graduate Assistants

    Claire Sims

    SAM_0115

    Chase Pinson