Faculty and Staff

Mr. Ben Ashburn

UntitledLecturer

Office Phone: (270)809-6920
Office Location: Industry and Technology Center 253V
Email: bashburn@murraystate.edu

Dr. Emre Bahadir

UntitledAssistant Professor

Office Phone: (270)809-3293
Office Location: Industry and Technology Center 260
Email: mbahadir@murraystate.edu

Mrs. Carol Baltimore

UntitledLecturer

Office Phone: (270)809-4915
Office Location: Blackburn 16
Email: cbaltimore@murraystate.edu

Mr. Kevin Barrow

UntitledNetwork Coordinator TSM

Office Phone: (270)809-6899
Office Location: Industry and Technology Center 253Y
Email: kbarrow1@murraystate.edu

Dr. Sanjeevi Chitikeshi

UntitledAssistant Professor

Office Phone: (270)809-6894
Office Location: Industry and Technology Center 253U
Email: schitikeshi@murraystate.edu

Dr. Danny Claiborne

UntitledChair, Institute of Engineering

Office Phone: (270)809-6910
Office Location: Industry and Technology Center 263A
Email: dclaiborne@murraystate.edu

Dr. John Crofton

UntitledProfessor
Ph.D. Physics, Auburn University
M.S. Physics, Auburn University
B.E.E. Electrical Engineering, Auburn University
B.S. Physics, Auburn University

Research Interest: Microelectronics

Office Phone: (270)809-4911
Office Location: Blackburn 164
Email: jcrofton@murraystate.edu

Mrs. Marcia Ford

UntitledLecturer TSM

Office Phone: (270)809-3661
Office Location: Industry and Technology Center 253E
Email: mcombs@murraystate.edu

Mr. Brian Giltner

UntitledLecturer

Office Phone: (270)809-3654
Office Location: Industry and Technology Center 253U
Email: bgiltner1@murraystate.edu

Mr. John Hart

UntitledLecturer

Office Phone: (270)809-6907
Office Location: Industry and Technology Center 253D
Email: jhart@murraystate.edu

Dr. James Hereford

UntitledAssociate Professor
Ph.D. Electrical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology
M.S. Electrical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology
B.S. Electrical Engineering, Stanford University Research Interest: Signal Processing

Office Phone: (270)809-6762
Office Location: Blackburn 171
Email: jhereford@murraystate.edu

Personal Webpage

Mr. Jake Hildebrant

UntitledLecturer

Office Phone: (270)809-6895
Office Location: Industry and Technology Center 253X
Email: jhildebrant@murraystate.edu

Mrs. Sheri Jones

UntitledAdministrative Assistant

Office Phone: (270)809-2993
Office Location: Blackburn 131
Email: sjones50@murraystate.edu

Dr. Mike Kemp

UntitledProfessor

Office Phone: (270)809-3657
Office Location: Industry and Technology Center 254
Email: mkemp@murraystate.edu

Dr. Hamid Kobraei

UntitledProfessor

Ph.D. Physics, West Virginia University
M.S. Physics, The American University
B.S. Physics, The National University, Tehran

Research Interests: Condensed Matter, Aerosol Physics

Office Phone: (270)809-4912
Office Location: Blackburn 169
Email: hkobraei@murraystate.edu

Dr. Aleck Leedy

UntitledAssociate Professor

Ph.D. Electrical Engineering, Auburn University
M.S. Applied Mathematics, Auburn University
M.S. Mining Engineering, University of Kentucky
B.S. Electrical Engineering, University of Kentucky

Research Interests: Power Systems, Power Electronics, and Electric Machines
Licensures: Registered Professional Engineer, Commonwealth of Kentucky

Office Phone: (270)809-4917
Office Location: Blackburn 115
Email: aleedy@murraystate.edu

Mr. Carlos Lopez

UntitledLecturer

Office Phone: (270)809-4893
Office Location: Industry and Technology Center 253Y
Email: clopez1@murraystate.edu

Mr. Sid Martin

UntitledLecturer

Office Phone: (270)809-6917
Office Location: Industry and Technology Center 253V
Email: smartin29@murraystate.edu

Dr. Masaru Okuda

UntitledAssistant Professor

Office Phone: (270)809-3903
Office Location: Industry and Technology Center 253X
Email: mokuda@murraystate.edu

Mr. Rudy Ottway

UntitledLecturer

Office Phone: (270)809-6897
Office Location: Industry and Technology Center 259
Email: jottway@murraystate.edu

Mr. Bill Palmer

UntitledAssistant Professor

Office Phone: (270)809-6943
Office Location: Industry and Technology Center 253N
Email: wpalmer@murraystate.edu

Mr. Jon Payne

UntitledLecturer

Office Phone: (270)809-6982
Office Location: Industry and Technology Center 253W
Email: jpayne11@murraystate.edu

Mr. Kevin Perry

UntitledAssistant Professor

Office Phone: (270)809-3654
Office Location: Industry and Technology Center 253L
Email: kperry@murraystate.edu

Dr. Joshua Ridley

UntitledAssistant Professor

Ph.D. Physics, West Virginia University
M.S. Physics, West Virginia University
B.S. Applied Physics, Groves City College

Research Interest: Pulsar Populations

Office Phone: (270)809-4913
Office Location: Blackburn 113
Email: jridley@murraystate.edu

Dr. Jamie Rogers

UntitledAssociate Professor

Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering, University of Illinois
M.S. Mechanical Engineering, University of Illinois
B.S. Mechanical Engineering, University of Evansville

Research Interest: Microelectromechanical Systems (MEMS)

Office Phone: (270)809-4976
Office Location: Blackburn 40
Email: jrogers@murraystate.edu

Dr. Steve Schneiderman

SchneidermanAssociate Professor

Office Phone: (270)809-3395
Office Location: Industry and Technology Center 253C
Email: sschneiderman@murraystate.edu

Mr. Phil Schooley

SchooleyTSM Online Advisor

Office Phone: (270)809-3925
Office Location: Industry and Technology Center 256
Email: pschooley@murraystate.edu

Dr. Bert Siebold

SieboldProfessor

Office Phone: (270)809-6913
Office Location: Industry and Technology Center 258
Email: bsiebold@murraystate.edu

Mrs. Diane Thiede

Diane ThiedeAdministrative Assistant

Office Phone: (270)809-3392
Office Location: Industry and Technology Center 263
Email: dthiede@murraystate.edu

Dr. Ted Thiede

Ted ThiedeAssociate Professor

Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering, Iowa State University
M.S.E. Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University
B.S. Aerospace Engineering, U.S. Naval Academy
Research Interest: Thermal Fluids
PE, Kentucky

Office Phone: (270)809-4918
Office Location: Blackburn 131
Email: tthiede@murraystate.edu

Mrs. Cynthia Tubbs

Cynthia TubbsLecturer

Office Phone: (270)809-3658
Office Location: Industry and Technology Center 253G
Email: ctubbs@murraystate.edu

Mr. Dwaine Willoughby

WilloughbyComputer Systems Coordinator

Office Phone: (270)809-3215
Office Location: Industry and Technology Center 227
Email: dwilloughby@murraystate.edu

Dr. Abdul Yarali

YaraliAssociate Professor TSM

Office Phone: (270)809-6915
Office Location: Industry and Technology Center 257
Email: ayarali@murraystate.edu
Website: https://sites.google.com/site/dryarali/

Dr. Jay Zirbel

ZirbelAssociate Professor IET

Office Phone: (270)809-6906
Office Location: Industry and Technology Center 253F
Email: jzirbel@murraystate.edu