Faculty and Staff


This list of Dedman College of Humanities and Sciences faculty and staff members may be viewed either alphabetically or by department.

Palmer, Shane           512-356-7579


Parson, Nia C.           214-768-2932 Website

Assistant Professor

Ph.D., Rutgers University

Research Interests: Medical Anthropology, Gender, South America
Pastor, Alberto           214-768-1414 Website

Assistant Professor

Ph.D., Universidad Autonoma de Madrid

Research Interests: Spanish
Patel-Prestigiacomo, Maria    

Patra, Soma           214-768-4735 Website
Adjunct Professor
Pelletier, Heather           214-768-1409

Vanderbilt University

Research Interests: French, 20th Century French Literature
Pflum, Elise           214-768-2177


Ph.D., University of Texas

Pierson, Sharron           214-768-2984


Pinkston, Mildred           214-768-2967


Pisano, Patricia           214-768-2409 Website


Univeristy of Cincinnati

Pocklington, Robert           214-768-2291

Associate Dean

Ph.D., University of Texas at Arlington

Polanco, Luis J.           214-768-1409 Website


M.A., University of North Texas

Research Interests: Spanish
Polycn, Michael           214-768-1091 Website

Director of Digital Earth Sciences lab

Popovic, Nenad           214-768-4867 Website


Ph.D., University of Miami

Research Interests: Epistemology, Philosophy of Education, Logic, Invariantist, Liar Paradox
Potgieter, Cornelis           214-768-1863

Assistant Professor

Ph.D. University of Johannesburg (2009)

Powell, Tiffany           214-768-2684

Administrative Assistant I

Powers, Mark           214-768-1787

Research Assistant Professor