Faculty & Staff

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Faculty

Al Austelle

Coordinator, Faculty Training and Support
Associate Professor

Al Austelle is the Coordinator of Technology Training and Support for the Center for Teaching and Learning. He works to support faculty in the use of technology in teaching and learning. In addition to his role with the Center for Teaching and Learning, Austelle is an Associate Professor in the...

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615.966.5703 (ext. 5703)

Eddy Borera

Assistant Professor

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615.966.5031 (ext. 5031)

Alan Cantrell

Assistant Professor

Alan Cantrell is an Instructor in the College of Computing and Technology at Lipscomb University. He is a Director of IT Service Management in the Infrastructure & Security department at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. His career has included work in education, healthcare, and government, as well as professional services engineering....

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615.966.5843 (ext. 5843)

Bryan Crawley

Associate Professor of Computer Science

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615.966.5158 (ext. 5158)

Ken Mayer

Assistant Professor

Ken Mayer Jr. is an Assistant Professor in Cybersecurity and IT. Previously, he came from private industry working for several Fortune 500 companies including, Dell Inc., Mercedes-Benz North America, and Wells Fargo. He completed is undergraduate coursework at Harding University, his MBA from University of Dallas, and his doctoral work,...

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615.966.6612 (ext. 6612)

Fortune Mhlanga

Dean, College of Computing and Technology
Professor

Fortune Mhlanga is dean of the College of Computing and Technology. Previously, he was professor of computer science in the School of Information Technology and Computing (SITC) at Abilene Christian University (ACU) from August 2007 to July 2011. He also served as director of the SITC during his last year...

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615.966.5073 (ext. 5073)

Steve Nordstrom

Associate Professor of Computer Science

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615.966.5002 (ext. 5002)

Alfa Nyandoro

Associate Professor of Computer Science and IT
Chair of IT

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615.966.5042 (ext. 5042)

Arisoa Randrianasolo

Assistant Professor

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615.966.5190 (ext. 5190)

Chris Simmons

Visiting Professor

Chris Simmons is an Assistant Professor in the College of Computing and Technology. He obtained his Bachelor’s degree from Tennessee State University, followed by a Master’s degree in Information Technology from Carnegie Mellon University. Chris completed his doctorate in Computer Science from the University of Memphis. Prior to pursuing a...

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615.966.5082 (ext. 5082)

Dwayne Towell

Associate Professor of Computer Science
Associate Dean of UG Programs

Dwayne Towell received his Ph.D. in Computer Science from Texas Tech University in 2007, and a masters degree in Software Engineering from Texas Tech University in 2004. He has designed, developed and deployed software systems, including desktop, server, client-server, real-time, database, research, and financial applications. His areas of expertise include...

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615.966.5842 (ext. 5842)

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Associate Professor of Computing and Technology

T. L. Wallace is Associate Professor of Computational Sciences, Computing, and Technology, and currently serves as Chair of Computational Sciences in the College. He brings over 25 years of experience in academics, industry, and research to the college, with over 40 scientific and technical publications in various conferences, journals, technical...

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615.966.5081 (ext. 5081)

Qingguo Wang

Associate Professor of Data Science

Qingguo Wang's research expertise is in the interdisciplinary field of Computer Science, Computational Biology, and Cancer Genomics. Before joining Lipscomb University, Wang was a Computational Engineer III at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSKCC), where he contributed to many scientific projects, including The Cancer Genome Atlas Project (TCGA) and TARGET...

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615.966.5814 (ext. 5814)

Staff

Laura Borgmann

Prog Cord Asst to Dir Com Info

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615.966.1194 (ext. 1194)

Shawna Denny

Administrative Assistant

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615.966.5083 (ext. 5083)

Adjunct Faculty

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Adjunct Faculty

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615.966.1194 (ext. 1194)

Dennis Barnes

Adjunct Faculty

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615.966.5083 (ext. 5083)

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Adjunct Faculty

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615.966.5083 (ext. 5083)

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Adjunct Faculty

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615.966.5083 (ext. 5083)

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Adjunct

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615.966.1194 (ext. 1194)

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Adjunct Faculty

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615.966.5083 (ext. 5083)

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Adjunct Faculty

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615.966.5083 (ext. 5083)

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Adjunct Faculty

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615.966.1194 (ext. 1194)

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Info Analytics Data Science Ad

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615.966.1194 (ext. 1194)

Becky Tallon

Adjunct Faculty

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615.966.5083 (ext. 5083)

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Professor of Practice

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615.966.5083 (ext. 5083)

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Adjunct Faculty - MBA

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