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Experienced, dedicated faculty and staff members

As a student at SFA’s College of Sciences and Mathematics you’ll work with dedicated professors and staff members who are passionate about science, who truly love teaching and are dedicated to helping you succeed. And, most importantly, you’ll have a built-in support network that can provide you with guidance, advice and motivation as you work toward your degree.

Dean's Office


Dr. Kimberly M. Childs

Dr. Childs holds a B.S. in mathematics from Dallas Baptist University, an M.S. in mathematics teaching from Stephen F. Austin State University and Ph.D. in mathematics education from Texas A&M University.

Dr. Michele Harris

2008 Teaching Excellence Award Recipient

Dr. Harris’ primary research interest is biochemistry, and her most recent research has involved biotransformation using whole plant cells. Harris holds a bachelor's degree in chemistry from the University of Central Oklahoma and a PhD in biochemistry from the University of Arkansas.

Dr. Deborah A. Pace

Dr. Pace holds a B.S., an M.S. and a Ph.D. in mathematics from the University of Texas at Arlington. Her primary areas of interest are differential equations and mathematics education.








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College of Sciences and Mathematics
Dean's Office


Physical Address:
Cole STEM Building
Suite 406

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 13034, SFA Station
Nacogdoches, Texas 75962