Missouri State University
College of Business

COB Emeritus Professors

By Department

Accounting

Ronald R. Bottin (1991-2009) Emeritus Professor of School of Accountancy. B.A., Buena Vista University (1964); M.B.A., University of South Dakota (1965); Ph.D., University of Missouri (1974).

Wilbur Bridges (1965-1998) Emeritus Professor of School of Accountancy. B.S. in Ed., Southwest Missouri State University (1958); M.B.A., University of Arkansas (1960).

Kenneth W. Brown (1970-2000) Emeritus Professor of School of Accountancy. B.B.A., Wichita State University (1966); M.B.A., Drury College (1985); Ph.D., University of Arkansas (1992).

Radie G. Bunn (1987-2012) Emeritus Professor of School of Accountancy. JS, MS Tax, MBA, William Mitchell College (1977).

Virginia Cerullo (1988-2007) Emeritus Professor in the School of Accountancy. B.A., Belhaven College (1967); M.S., Louisiana State University (1969); Ph.D., Louisiana State University and A & M College (1990).

Michael J. Cerullo (1988-2007) Emeritus Professor in the School of Accountancy. B.S., Northeastern State University (1963); M.S., Louisiana State University (1966); Ph.D., Louisiana State University (1971).

Kurt E. Chaloupecky (1973-2008) Emeritus Professor in the School of Accountancy. B.S., Saint Louis University (1964); A.M., University of Missouri-Columbia (1969); Ph.D., University of Missouri-Columbia (1977).

Terry L. Loveland (1972-2005) Emeritus Professor of School of Accountancy. B.S., Southwest Missouri State University (1960); A.M., University of Missouri-Columbia (1969).

Jon R. Nance (1986-2002) Emeritus Professor of School of Accountancy. B.S., University of Missouri-Rolla (1960); M.S., University of Illinois (1961); Ph.D., University of Illinois (1966); Ph.D., University of Georgia (1981).

Richard L. Nichols (1974-1999) Emeritus Professor of School of Accountancy. B.S. in Ed., Southwest Missouri State University (1953); M.S., Naval Postgraduate School (1962); Ph.D., University of Arkansas (1980).

India Philley (1969-1982) Emeritus Professor of Accounting. A.B., East Carolina University (1939); M.B.A., Drury College (1968).

Patricia R. Pierce (1954-1989) Emeritus Professor of Music. B.M., University of Texas (1947); M.M., University of Michigan (1949).

Keith B. Scott (1969-1989) Emeritus Professor of Accounting. B.A., Southwest Missouri State University (1948); M.S., University of Missouri-Columbia (1952); Ph.D., University of Missouri-Columbia (1972).

Sarah L. Thompson (1972-1987) Emeritus Professor of Accounting. B.S. in Ed., Northeastern Oklahoma State University (1966); M.T., Northeastern Oklahoma State University (1967).

CIS

James T. Brown (1968-2004) Emeritus Professor of Computer Information Systems. B.S., Southwest Missouri State University (1967); M.S., Central Missouri State University (1968); Ed.D., University of Arkansas (1973).

William Cornette (1981-2001) Emeritus Professor of Computer Information Systems. B.A., Texas Tech University (1963); M.B.A., Saint Louis University (1967); M.A., University of Oklahoma (1970); Ph.D., University of Oklahoma (1971).

Ken Douglas (1982-2004) Emeritus Professor of Computer Information Systems. B.S., University of Southern Colorado (1968); M.S.B.A., University of Denver (1969); Ph.D., University of Northern Colorado (1973).

Irene A. Francka (1978-1996) Emeritus Professor of Computer Information Systems. B.S., Southwest Missouri State University (1970); M.S., Southwest Missouri State University (1975); Ed.S., University of Arkansas (1978).

Lois M. Garrett (1967-1998) Emeritus Professor of Computer Information Systems. B.S. in Ed., University of Missouri (1958); M.Ed., University of Missouri-Columbia (1964).

Woodfin C. Garrett (1971-1988) Emeritus Professor of Computer Information Systems. B.S. in Ed., Southeastern Oklahoma State University (1951); M.T., Southeastern Oklahoma State University (1961).

Neva P. Maddox Johnson (1967-1987) Emeritus Professor of Administrative Office Systems. B.S. in Ed., Southwest Missouri State University (1956); M.Ed., University of Missouri-Columbia (1966).

Chung Kim (1987-2007) Emeritus Professor of Computer Information Systems. B.A., Ewha Women's University (1966); M.B.A., University of Missouri-St. Louis (1981); Ph.D., Texas Tech University (1987).

Heidi R. Perreault (1988-2010) Emeritus Professor of Computer Information Systems. B.S. University of Rhode Island (1975); M.S., University of Rhode Island (1980); Ed.D., Oklahoma State University (1983).

Jean C. Swanson (1984-2004) Emeritus Professor of Computer Information Systems. B.A.E., Wayne State University (1968); M.S.E., Wayne State University (1969); Ph.D., Arizona State University (1985).

Finance and General Business

John E. Adamson (1975-2002) Emeritus Professor of Finance and General Business. B.S., United States Military Academy-West Point (1967); M.A., Georgetown University (1971); M.B.A., University of Virginia (1975); J.D., University of Virginia (1975).

Vencil J. Bixler (1963-1995) Emeritus Professor of Finance and General Business. B.S. in Ed., Southwest Missouri State University (1959); M.Ed., University of Missouri (1960); Ph.D., University of Missouri (1970).

John S. Bowdidge (1975-2009) Emeritus Professor of Finance and General Business. B.A., University of Georgia (1951); M.A., Northwestern University (1955); Ph.D., University of Missouri-Kansas City (1967).

F. Joel Chaney (1974-1989) Emeritus Professor of Finance and General Business. B.S., University of California (1956); M.B.A., University of Southern California (1964); D.B.A., University of Southern California (1970).

Frank L. Clark (1964-1990) Emeritus Professor of Finance and General Business. B.S. in Ed., Central Missouri State University (1959); M.A., Central Missouri State University (1964); Ph.D., University of Arkansas (1975).

Kee S. Kim (1988-2010) Emeritus Professor of Finance and General Business. B.A., Yonsei University-Seoul (1966); M.B.A., University of Washington-Seattle (1973); Ph.D., University of Texas-Austin (1978).

John K. Litvan (1980-2004) Emeritus Professor of Finance and General Business. B.S., University of Missouri-Columbia (1968); M.B.A., University of Missouri-Columbia (1971); Ph.D., University of Arkansas (1981).

Ralph K. Manley (1974-1989) Emeritus Professor of Finance and General Business. B.A., Drury College (1949); M.B.A., Drury College (1969).

Robert Owens (1989-2012) Emeritus Professor of Finance and General Business. Ph.D., University of Washington (1978).

John E. Patton (1960-2005) Emeritus Professor of Finance and General Business, and Baker Chair of Insurance. B.S. in Ed., Northwest Missouri State University (1957); M.S. in Ed., Northwest Missouri State University (1959).

James B. Pettijohn (1982-2006) Emeritus Professor of Finance and General Business. A.B., William Jewell College (1969); M.B.A., Drury College (1971); Ph.D., University of Nebraska-Lincoln (1980).

George S. Swales (1982-2006) Emeritus Professor of Finance and General Business. B.S., George Mason University (1975); M.B.A., George Mason University (1979); Ph.D., University of Arkansas (1984).

Management

Yohannan T. Abraham (1969-2007) Emeritus Professor of Management. B.S., Wartburg College (1967); M.B.A., Drury College (1968); Ph.D., University of Oklahoma (1976).

Charles W. Boyd (1980-2005) Emeritus Professor of Management. B.S., Northwestern State University of Louisiana (1963); M.B.A., West Texas State University (1969); Ph.D., Kansas State University (1976).

Karen L. Brown (2000-2012) Emeritus Associate Professor of Management. DBA, Louisiana Tech University (1994).

Mona J. Casady (1976-2006) Emeritus Professor of Management. B.A. in Ed., Wayne State University (1965); M.S., University of Wisconsin-Superior (1966); Ph.D., University of Minnesota (1973).

Mary Coulter (1983-2010) Emeritus Professor of Management. B.S., Northwest Missouri State University (1973); M.B.A. Drury University (1976); Ph.D., University of Arkansas (1984).

Lena M. Cunningham-Smith (1983-2000) Emeritus Professor of Management. B.S.B.A., University of Arkansas (1956); M.Ed., University of Arkansas (1977); Ed.D. University of Arkansas (1983).

Patricia Feltes (1988-2007) Emeritus Professor of Management. B.S., Mount Mercy College (1978); M.A., University of Iowa (1981); Ph.D., University of Nebraska (1988).

Kenneth Horn (1972-1995) Emeritus Professor of Management. B.S., East Texas State University (1951); M.S., East Texas State University (1952); Ed.D., University of Oklahoma (1965).

Thomas H. Inman (1983-1998) Emeritus Professor of Management. B.S., Vanderbilt University (1963); M.A., George Peabody College (1965); Ed.D., Northern Illinois University (1970).

P. Ann Lambert (2006-2012) Emeritus Instructor of Management. Ed. D, University of Missouri (2006).

Robert O. Lunn (1999-2011) Emeritus Professor of Management. Ph.D., University of North Carolina (1981).

Arnola C. Ownby (1985-2000) Emeritus Professor of Management. B.S., Oklahoma State University (1959); M.S., Oklahoma State University (1960); Ed.D., Oklahoma State University (1966).

Edward Skiffington (1969-1988) Emeritus Professor of Management. B.G.E., University of Omaha (1961); M.S., George Washington University (1967); M.S., Southwest Missouri State University (1969

Robert L. Trewatha (1968-2000) Emeritus Professor of Management. A.B., Drury College (1955); M.B.A., University of Arkansas (1960); Ph.D., University of Arkansas (1964).

Bobby C. Vaught (1978-2003) Emeritus Professor of Management. B.S.I.M., University of Arkansas (1965); M.B.A., North Texas State University (1972); Ph.D., North Texas State University (1979).

Lynn E. Wasson (1979-2005) Emeritus Professor of Management. B.S., Southern Illinois University (1965); M.S., Oklahoma State University (1969); Ed.D., Oklahoma State University (1984).

Ralph W. Williams (1979-1998) Emeritus Professor of Management. B.S., Purdue University (1958); M.B.A., University of Washington (1962); Ph.D., University of Oregon (1966).

Karen Lee Woodall (1982-2010) Emeritus Professor of Management. B.S.E., Arkansas State University (1973); M.S.E., Arkansas State University (1974); Ed.D., University of Tennessee (1982).

Marketing

T. Sam Brown (1980-2006) Emeritus Professor of Marketing. A.B., Drury College (1964); Ph.D., Texas Christian University (1970).

David Mike Fields (1990-2006) Emeritus Professor of Marketing. B.S.B.A., University of Arkansas (1972); M.B.A., University of Arkansas (1982); Ph.D., University of Arkansas (1986).

Robert H. Luke (1984-2010) Emeritus Professor of Marketing. B.A., Pepperdine University (1964); B.S., Pepperdine University (1964); M.B.A., University of Missouri-Columbia (1970); Ph.D., University of Missouri-Columbia (1974).

Janice E. Parmley (1966-2007) Emeritus Professor of Marketing. B.S., Central Missouri State University (1962); M.A., Central Missouri State University (1967).

Charles Pettijohn (1992-2010) Emeritus Professor of Marketing. B.S., Missouri Western State College (1974); M.B.A., Missouri State University (1976); D.B.A., Louisiana Tech University (1986).

Technology and Construction Management

(formerly Industrial Management Department)

Robert B. Beach (1962-1998) Emeritus Professor of Technology. B.S., Murray State University (1955); M.A., Murray State University (1959); Ed.D., University of Missouri (1967).

Gary O. Bennett (1976-2002) Emeritus Professor of Industrial Management. B.S., Murray State University (1971); M.S., Murray State University (1972).

Lawrence C. Drake (1966-2000) Emeritus Professor of Technology. B.S., Pittsburg State University (1957); M.S., Pittsburg State University (1959); Ed.D., University of Missouri (1966).

Clifford L. House (1971-2006) Emeritus Professor of Industrial Management. B.S., Southwest Missouri State University (1968); M.S., Pittsburg State University (1971); Ed.D., University of Tulsa (1977).

Keith L. Johnston (1974-2001) Emeritus Professor of Industrial Management. B.S., Fort Hays State University (1962); A.M., Colorado State University (1966); Ed.D., University of Northern Colorado (1974).

Yuan H. Liu (1985-2004) Emeritus Professor of Industrial Management. M.Ed., University of Alberta (1970); Ph.D., Iowa State University (1975).

Charles R. McKenzie (1971-2001) Emeritus Professor of Industrial Management. B.S., Northwestern Louisiana State University (1961); M.S. in Ed., Northwestern Louisiana State University (1965); Ed.D., North Texas State University (1971).

Orin R. Robinson (1959-1988) Emeritus Professor of Technology. B.S. in Ed., Southwest Missouri State University (1951); M.Ed., University of Missouri (1955); Ed.D., University of Missouri (1965).

John T. Pearl (1971-2001) Emeritus Professor of Industrial Management. B.S., Missouri State University (1970); M.S. Central Missouri State University (1971).

Jerry D. Routh (1970-1994) Emeritus Professor of Technology. B.S., Southwest Missouri State University (1961); M.Ed., University of Missouri-Columbia (1969); Ed.D., University of Missouri-Columbia (1970).

Eugene G. Sherrell (1965-1990) Emeritus Professor of Technology. B.S. in Ed., University of Missouri-Columbia (1953); M.Ed., University of Missouri-Columbia (1961); Ed.D., Oklahoma State University (1969).

Rathel R. (Dick) Smith (1981-2010) Emeritus Professor of Industrial Technology. B.S., Missouri State University (1969); M.S., Central Missouri State University (1983).

Houston Taylor (1967-1994) Emeritus Professor of Technology. B.A., College of the Ozarks (1956); M.Ed., University of Arkansas (1957); Ed.D., University of Arkansas (1968).