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Departments & Faculty

SIU School of Dental Medicine Department and Faculty

Faculty (Administration, Department Chairs and Directors)

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Administration

Bruce E. Rotter, Dean
Kenneth Rawson, Interim Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
Eric M. Langenwalter, Assistant Dean for Information Technology and Projects
Kathy Shafer, Interim Assistant Dean for Clinical Affairs
Cornell C. Thomas, Assistant Dean for Admissions and Student Services
Kenneth W. Holbert, Associate Dean, Executive Director for Administration, Finance and Operations

Department Chairs

Robert L. Blackwell, Chair of the Department of Graduate Education
R. Duane Douglas, Chair of the Department of Restorative Dentistry
M. Nathalia Garcia, Chair of hte Department of Applied Dental Medicine
Steve Hoffman, Chair of the Department of Clinical Dentistry
Anita Joy, Chair of the Department of Growth, Development & Structure

Directors

Robert L. Blackwell, Director of Implant Dentistry
Keith W. Dickey, Director of Continuing Education & Alumni Services
Gary M. Fischer, Director of Advanced Education in General Dentistry
Gary M. Henley, Interim Director of East St. Louis Clinic
Anita Joy, Director of Research
Daniel Ketteman, Director of the International Advanced Placement Program
Kathryn Kosten, Director of Community Dentistry
Elio Reyes-Rosales, Director of Graduate Periodontics
S. Craig Rhodes, Director of Graduate Endodontics


All Faculty and Staff (Administration and Departmental Listing)

Administration

Office of the Dean

  • Rotter, Bruce E. - Professor - Dean
  • Webb, Debbie - Administrative Aide
  • Witcher, Alison - Office Support Specialist

Office of the Alumni Services, Continuing Education and Development

  • Dickey, Keith - Emeritus Associate Professor - Director, Alumni Services and Continuing Education
  • Schaus, Stephen - Director of Development
  • Haring, Lori - Office Support Specialist

Office of the Associate Dean

  • Rawson, Kenneth - Associate Professor - Interim Associate Dean
  • Jones, Rachel - Administrative Aide
  • Wadlow, Michelle - Stores Supervisor

Office of Clinical Affairs

  • Shafer, Kathy - Clinical Assistant Professor - Interim Assistant Dean for Clinical Affairs
  • Candela, Jackie - Office Administrator
  • Forrester, Derek - Director of Clinic Operations
  • Savoca, Dennis - Adjunct Emeritus Associate Professor

Office of Admissions and Student Services

  • Thomas, Cornell C. - Associate Professor - Assistant Dean for Admissions & Student Services
  • Arnold, Earleen - Financial Aid Manager
  • Moulton, Andrea - Admissions & Records Representative
  • Pritchett, Angela - Admissions & Records Supervisor
  • Steinkuehler, Kellie - Admissions & Records Officer

Office of Business Affairs

  • Holbert, Ken - Associate Dean, Executive Director for Administration, Finance & Operations
  • Boomershine, Nancy  - Departmental Information Supervisor
  • Kindig, Debbie - Copy Center Operator III
  • Landers, Lisa - Account Technician III
  • Phelps, Elizabeth - Accounting Associate - Business Manager, Business Affairs
  • Wing, Lesa - Account Technician II

Office of Dental Information Technology

  • Langenwalter, Eric - Assistant Professor - Assistant Dean for Information Technology & Projects
  • Anderson, Margaret - IT Support Associate
  • Blackledge, Jr., Walter - Director, Dental Database Administration
  • Bogart, Mitchell - ITMA, Manager Dental Computing
  • Ebbeler, Dorothy - IT Tech Associate
  • Frazier, Raymond - Microcomputer Support Specialist II
  • Judge, Lisa - ITMA xilUM Application Manager
  • Magee, Kristin - Microcomputer Support Specialist II
  • Reynolds, Jeff - Director, Dental Computing
  • Ribble, Doris - IT Tech Associate
  • Smith, William - ITTA, Database Systems Programmer

Office of Research

  • Joy, Anita - Associate Professor - Director of Research - Chair of the Department of Growth, Development & Structure
  • Carter, Kathryn - Instructor
  • Marcuzzi, Adrianna - Research Technologist Manager
  • Reed, Donald - Instructor
  • Shatto, Michelle - Office Support Specialist

Biomedical Library

  • Walter, Candace - Library Operations Associate

Technical Services

  • Inlow, Brian - Equipment Specialist III
  • Grimes, Shawn - Equipment Specialist III
  • Worley, David - Supervisor, Technical Services
  • Vacant - Office Support Specialist

Department of Applied Dental Medicine

  • Garcia, M. Nathalia- Clinical Associate Professor - Department Chair - Section Head of Periodontology
  • Wylde, Daleana - Office Support Specialist
  • Vacant - Office Support Associate

Section of Endodontics

  • Evans, Keith - Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Frazier, Jacob - Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Hatton, John F. - Emeritus Clinical Professor
  • Longos, Cathy E. - Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Poeschl, Charles - Clinical Assistant Professor - Section Head
  • Rhodes, S. Craig - Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor - Director of Graduate Endodontics
  • Vacant - Assistant Professor
  • Vacant - Assistant Professor

Section of Diagnostic Sciences

  • Caldieraro, John - Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Clark, Darlene - Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Conway, Stephen M. - Clinical Professor
  • Dixon, Debra - Associate Professor - Section Head
  • Goebel, William M. - Emeritus Clinical Professor
  • Hildebolt, Charles F. - Clinical Professor
  • Pandarakalam, Cyril - Associate Professor
  • Upadhyaya, Jasbir Deol - Assistant Professor

Section of Oral/Maxillofacial Surgery

  • Fischer, Gary M. - Clinical Professor - Director, Advanced Education in General Dentistry
  • Guibeault, David G. - Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Jain, Rajneesh - Clinical Associate Professor
  • Misischia, Arthur J. - Clinical Associate Professor - Section Head
  • Newquist, Lawrence E. - Clinical Professor
  • Rotter, Bruce E. - Professor - Dean
  • Schlott, Benjamin J. - Clinical Associate Professor
  • Vacant - Clinical Assistant Professor

Section of Microbiology

  • McCracken, Barbara - Assistant Professor - Section Head
  • Milligan III, Wilbert - Clinical Assistant Professor

Section of Periodontology

  • Bitter, Robert - Assistant Professor
  • Garcia, M. Nathalia - Associate Professor - Section Head
  • Ghassemi, Amirreza - Assistant Professor
  • Miley, D. Douglas - Professor
  • Naylor, Jeffrey - Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Rader, Ryan - Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Reyes-Rosales, Elio -Adjunct Clinical Associate Professor - Director of Graduate Periodontics
  • Roller, Neal W. - Emeritus Clinical Professor
  • Whitener, Sara - Clinical Assistant Professor

Section of Pharmacology

  • Studnicki, Kerry - Assistant Professor - Section Head

Section of Physiology

  • Rowland, Kevin - Associate Professor - Section Head

Department Adjunct Faculty

  • Abrams, Marc B. - Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Foley, Andrea M. - Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Heidenreich, Thomas J. - Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Miller, Amber A. - Adjunct Clinical Professor
  • Ocheltree, Jr., Thomas - Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Schultz, Todd - Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor

Department of Clinical Dentistry

  • Hoffman, Steven M - Clinical Associate Professor - Department Chair
  • Marincel, John M. - Clinical Assistant Professor - Team Leader
  • Rapini, Vincent U. - Clinical Assistant Professor - Team Leader
  • Weber, M. Katherine - Clinical Assistant Professor - Team Leader
  • Emery, Morgan - Clinical Assistant Professor - Co-Team Leader
  • Calaway-Habeck, Ronald D. - Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Mathus, James - Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Raney, Stephen J. - Clinical Associate Professor
  • Scanlon, Brittany L. - Clinical Associate Professor
  • Shafer, Kathy - Clinical Associate Professor - Interim Assistant Dean for Clinical Affairs

Section of Practice Management

  • Emery, Morgan - Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Shafer, Kathy - Clinical Associate Professor - Interim Assistant Dean for Clinical Affairs

Department of Graduate Education

  • Al Khatib, Feras - Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Blackwell, Robert - Clinical Associate Professor - Department Chair - Director, Implant Dentistry
  • Fischer, Gary - Clinical Professor - Director, Advanced Education in General Dentistry
  • Gruender, Bret - Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Ketteman, Daniel E. - Clinical Associate Professor - Director, International Advanced Placement Program
  • Witcher, Alison - Office Support Specialist

Advanced Education in General Dentistry

  • Cajigal, Steven - Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Fischer, Gary - Clinical Professor - Director, Advanced Education in General Dentistry
  • Lawler, William - Adjunct Clinical Associate Professor
  • LeDoux, Gerard - Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Chen, Jeffrey - Dental Resident
  • Hanser, Katherine - Dental Resident
  • Muntean, Sable - Dental Resident
  • Pham, Brittany - Dental Resident

Graduate Endodontics

  • Hatton, John F. - Emeritus Clinical Professor
  • Rhodes, S. Craig - Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor - Director of Graduate Endodontics
  • Davis, Tyler - Adjunct Clinical Instructor (Endo Resident, Year I)
  • Huynh, Johnny - Adjunct Clinical Instructor (Endo Resident, Year I)
  • Stamos, Kate - Adjunct Clinical Instructor (Endo Resident, Year I)
  • Stamos, Patrick - Clinical Instructor (Endo Resident, Year II)
  • Tutwiler, Strudwick - Clinical Instructor (Endo Resident, Year II)
  • Wirtz, Andrew - Clinical Instructor (Endo Resident, Year II)

Graduate Periodontics

  • Miley, D. Douglas - Professor
  • Reyes-Rosales, Elio -Adjunct Clinical Associate Professor - Director of Graduate Periodontics
  • Best, Charlotte - Adjunct Clinical Instructor (Perio Resident, Year I)
  • Kasinadhuni, Sridivya - Adjunct Clinical Instructor (Perio Resident, Year I)
  • Yousef, Afnan - Adjunct Clinical Instructor (Perio Resident, Year I)
  • Darnell, Leslie - Clinical Instructor (Perio Resident, Year II)
  • Mangrola, Parth - Clinical Instructor (Perio Resident, Year II)
  • Azhari, Ady - Clinical Instructor (Perio Resident, Year III)
  • Deliz-Guzman, Reinaldo - Clinical Instructor (Perio Resident, Year III)
  • Farhadian, Shirin - Clinical Instructor (Perio Resident, Year III)

Section of Implantology

  • Blackwell, Robert - Clinical Associate Professor - Department Chair - Director, Implant Dentistry
  • Omran, Mohamed - Assistant Professor
  • Almodovar-Colon, Ricardo - Fellow
  • Whitworth, Cody - Fellow

Department of Growth, Development and Structure

  • Joy, Anita - Associate Professor - Department Chair - Director of Research
  • Gottlob, Sherie - Office Support Specialist
  • Donahue, Valerie - Office Support Associate
  • Rieken, Susan - Associate Professor
  • Schwenk, Debra M. - Emeritus Clinical Assistant Professor

Section of Anatomy

  • Carter, Kathryn - Instructor
  • Joy, Anita - Associate Professor - Section Head
  • Tranel, Lucia - Professor
  • Welch, Dan - Associate Professor
  • Vacant - Assistant Professor

Section of Behavioral Science

  • Hinz, Jessica G. - Associate Professor - Section Head

Section of Biochemistry

  • Reed, Donald - Instructor

Section of Community/Preventive Dentistry

  • Kosten, Kathryn - Assistant Professor - Section Head - Director of Community Dentistry

Section of Orthodontics

  • Al Khatib, Feras - Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Utreja, Achint - Associate Professor - Section Head
  • Varble, Patrick - Clinical Associate Professor

Section of Pediatric Dentistry

  • Buerk, Bethel - Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Henley, Gary M. - Clinical Associate Professor - Interim Director of East St. Louis Dental Clinic
  • Hollander, Craig - Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Kosten, Kathryn - Assistant Professor
  • Rawson, Kenneth G. - Associate Professor - Interim Associate Dean
  • Schuette, Jacob - Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Snyder, Adam - Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Spivey, Valerie - Assistant Professor - Section Head
  • Wohlford, Brent D. - Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Vacant - Assistant Professor

Department Adjunct Faculty

  • Arnold, Samantha - Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Beckmann, Cheryl - Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Boente, Katherine - Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Buskirk, Mary - Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Ferando, Blake - Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Huebener, Donald V. - Adjunct Clinical Professor
  • Krishna, Jeena - Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Lindsay, Gary - Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Looker, Mary-Margaret - Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Markarian, John R. - Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Naegler, Kristiane M. - Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Tibbs-Hnizdo, Kylea -Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Wolter, Scott M. - Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor

Department of Restorative Dentistry

  • Douglas, R. Duane - Professor - Department Chair - Section Head
  • McEuen, Tobbi - Office Support Specialist
  • Brittain, Miyuki - Office Support Associate

Section of Dental Materials

  • Stewart, Gregory P. - Emeritus Professor

Section of Fixed Prosthodontics

  • Biethman, Rick - Associate Professor
  • Douglas, R. Duane - Professor - Department Chair - Section Head
  • Froemling, Robert A. - Emeritus Clinical Associate Professor
  • Knobeloch, Dennis H. - Clinical Associate Professor
  • Langenwalter, Eric M. - Assistant Professor - Assistant Dean for Information Technology & Projects
  • Pierson, David F. - Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Seaton, William W. - Clinical Associate Professor
  • Vacant - Assistant/Associate Professor

Section of Operative Dentistry

  • Bryant, Keith A. - Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Caldieraro, John - Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Emery, R. Eric - Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Hopp, Christa - Associate Professor - Section Head
  • Schmidt, James - Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Sokolowski, Joseph E. - Clinical Associate Professor
  • Thomas, Cornell C. - Associate Professor - Assistant Dean for Admissions & Student Services
  • Woodlock, Daniel F. - Clinical Associate Professor
  • Vacant - Associate Professor

Section of Removable Prosthodontics

  • Back, Brian - Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Banker, Jeffrey - Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Brownfield, Ronald D. - Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Duncan, Randall C. - Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Steinhauer, Tad J. - Associate Professor - Section Head

Clinic Personnel

Alton

  • Aud, Chelsea - Dental Unit Coordinator - Records
  • Batson, Jennifer - Dental Hygienist - Hygiene
  • Bauswell, Tracy - Medical Insurace Specialist II - Business Office
  • Benoist, Melody - Dental Assistant II - Oral Surgery
  • Burch, Toni - Dental Assistant III - OD/Emergency
  • Carpenter, Jeannie - Medical Insurance Specialist II - Business Office
  • Collins, Charla - Dental Assistant IV - Clinical
  • Cooper, Jackie - Dental Hygienist - Hygiene
  • Copeland, Angela - Dental Clinic Clerk II - Records
  • Cowell, Cindy - Dental Assistant II - Clinical
  • Curtis, Patty - Dental Assistant II - Clinical
  • Cunningham, Debra - Dental Assistant II - Clinical
  • Devine, Mary Julia - Medical Insurance Specialist II - Business Office
  • Donahue, Elaine - Dental Clinic Clerk II - Records
  • Eck, Deborah - Medical Insurace Specialist II - Business Office
  • Fish, Debra - Medical Insurance Specialist II - Business Office
  • Flanders, Kim - Dental Assistant II - Clinical
  • Hausman, Abbey - Dental Clinic Clerk II - Records
  • Haydon, Carla - Dental Clinic Clerk II - Records
  • Holman, Christen - Dental Assistant II - Clinical
  • Inlow, Nancy - Dental Assistant II - MDL
  • Johnson, Beth - Dental Clinic Clerk II - Grad Records
  • Johnson, Jo - Dental Assistant II - Clinical
  • Kuhn, Kelly - Dental Assistant II - Clinical
  • Lakin, Peggy - Medical Insurance Specialist II - Business Office
  • Lowe, Penny - Dental Assistant II - Clinical
  • Manker, Kari - Dental Assistant II - Clinical
  • Mansholt, Allyson - Dental Assistant II - Clinical
  • Marks, Kristine - Dental Assistant II - Clinical
  • Martin, Jennifer - Dental Assistant I - Clinical
  • Militello, Terri - Dental Clinic Clerk II - Records
  • Miller, Beverly - Dental Assistant III - Clinical
  • Montgomery, Donna - Dental Assistant II - Clinical
  • Moy, Lorna - Dental Clinic Clerk II - Records
  • Nolle, Shelby - Medical Insurance Representative - Business Office
  • Novak, Amanda - Dental Unit Coordinator - Clinical
  • Ritchey, Judy - Dental Assistant III - Lab
  • Rose, Sandra - Dental Assistant III - Oral Surgery
  • Sheary, Catherine - Medical Insurance Specialist II - Business Office
  • Silver, Carol - Dental Clinic Clerk II - Records
  • Smith, Dawn - Dental Assistant II - Clinical
  • Studnicki, Misty - Dental Unit Coordinator - Clinical
  • Walsh, Becky - Dental Assistant III - Radiology
  • Warner, Nancy - Dental Clinic Clerk II - Grad Records
  • Webster, Casey - Accounting Associate - Business Office
  • Wegener, Beth - Medical Insurance Specialist II - Business Office
  • Wesley, Crystal - Dental Unit Coordinator - Clinical
  • White, Helen - Dental Assistant I - Dispensing
  • Vacant - Dental Assistant I - Clinical
  • Vacant - Dental Assistant II - Clinical
  • Vacant - Dental Assistant II - Clinical
  • Vacant - Dental Assistant II - Clinical
  • Vacant - Dental Assistant II - Clinical

East St. Louis

  • Hughes, Pam - Dental Unit Coordinator - Clinical
  • Cooper, Jacquelyn - Dental Hygienist - Clinical
  • Heinemann, Julie - Dental Assistant III- Clinical
  • Wilbanks, Heather - Dental Clinic Clerk II - Clinical
  • Zurliene, Jennifer - Dental Clinic Clerk II - Clinical

Edwardsville

  • Brown, Tonya - Dental Unit Coordinator - Clinical
  • Harrelson, Joanne - Dental Clinic Clerk II - Clinical

Emeritus Faculty

  • DeClue, James W.
  • Dickey, Keith W.
  • Froemling, Robert A.
  • Gillespie, M. Jane
  • Goebel, William M.
  • Hatton, John F.
  • James, Gaylord J.
  • Jenkins, David B.
  • Maroso, Delmo J.
  • Martinez, Norman P.
  • Nelson, James A.
  • Nelson, Thomas E.
  • Norman, Richard D.
  • Otsuka, Allen F.
  • Roller, Neal W.
  • Savoca, Dennis E.
  • Schwenk, Debra M.
  • Stewart. Gregory P.
  • Whitson, S. William


Revised 11.2.2018


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