Affiliated Faculty

Héctor H. Rivera, Ph.D.

Héctor H. Rivera, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Educational Psychology

Office: 107G Harrington Tower
Phone: 713-291-7094
Email: hhrivera@tamu.edu

Areas of Expertise

  • Resilience
  • Socio-emotional learning
  • Learning environments
  • Educational program development
  • Capacity-building in community settings
Oi-man Kwok, Ph.D.

Oi-man Kwok, Ph.D.

Professor, Educational Psychology

Office: 720 Harrington Tower
Phone: 979-458-1407
Email: omkwok@tamu.edu

Areas of Expertise

  • Health-related quality of life
  • Longitudinal data analysis
  • Meditation analysis
Dezhen Song, Ph.D.

Dezhen Song, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Computer Science and Engineering

Office: 311 H.R. Bright Building
Phone: 979-845-5464
Email: dzsong@cse.tamu.edu

Areas of Expertise

  • Robotic sensing
  • Networked robots
  • Vision systems
  • Stochastic modeling
Malt Joshi, Ph.D.

Malt Joshi, Ph.D.

Professor, Teaching, Learning and Culture

Office: 204 Harrington Tower
Phone: 979-845-8384
Email: mjoshi@tamu.edu

Areas of Expertise

  • Bilingualism and biliteracy
  • Differential diagnosis and intervention of reading and spelling problems
  • Orthography and dyslexia
Yolanda Padrón, Ed.D.

Yolanda Padrón, Ed.D.

Professor and Director of Faculty Development, Educational Psychology

Office: 107E Harrington Tower
Phone: 979-845-5625
Email: ypadron@tamu.edu

Areas of Expertise

  • Bilingual education
  • Professional development
  • Bilingual teacher retention
  • Classroom observation
Myeongson Yoon, Ph.D.

Myeongson Yoon, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Educational Psychology

Office: 719 Harrington Tower
Phone: 979-862-3515
Email: myoon@tamu.edu

Areas of Expertise

  • Measurement bias in psychological scales
  • Factor analysis
  • Item responsive theory
  • Learning sciences
Gwendolyn Webb-Hasan, Ph.D.

Gwendolyn Webb-Hasan, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Educational Administration and Human Resource Development

Office: 523 Harrington Tower
Phone: 979-458-3973
Email: gwebbj@tamu.edu

Areas of Expertise

  • Culturally responsive Pre-K-12 leadership and administration
  • Multicultural education
  • Science
Jean Madsen, Ph.D.

Jean Madsen, Ph.D.

Professor, Educational Administration and Human Resources Development

Office: 521 Harrington Tower
Phone: 979-862-2421
Email: jamadsen@tamu.edu

Areas of Expertise

  • Organizational effectiveness and proportional representation in demographically diverse organizations
  • Data-driven planning in multi-racial/ethnic environments and its impact on organizational outcomes
Mario Torres, Ph.D.

Mario Torres, Ph.D.

Professor and Department Head, Educational Administration and Human Resource Development

Office: 529 Harrington Tower
Phone: 979-845-2716
Email: mstorres@tamu.edu

Areas of Expertise

  • School law
  • Policy
  • Ethics
  • Organizational inclusion
Jeffery Liew, Ph.D.

Jeffery Liew, Ph.D.

Professor, Educational Psychology

Office: 722 Harrington Tower
Phone: 979-845-1239
Email: jeffrey.liew@tamu.edu

Areas of Expertise

  • Social, emotional, and personality development
  • Emotional and self-regulation in academic, psychological, and heath related outcomes
  • Learning sciences
Patricia Larke, Ed.D.

Patricia Larke, Ed.D.

Professor, Teaching, Learning and Culture

Office: 339 Harrington Tower
Phone: 979-845-8384
Email: plarke@tamu.edu

Areas of Expertise

  • Hispanic and African American girls in math and science
  • Teachers for diverse classrooms
  • Culturally responsive pedagogy
Frederick Nafukho, Ph.D.

Frederick Nafukho, Ph.D.

Professor and Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs, Educational Administration and Human Resource Development

Office: 804B Harrington Tower
Phone: 979-845-2718
Email: fnafukho@tamu.edu

Areas of Expertise

  • Organizational learning and performance improvement
  • International human resource development
  • Investment in human capital for human development