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The Schools of Nursing and Pharmacy operate on both the Oxford and Jackson campuses. The Schools of Dentistry, Health Related Professionals and Medicine, and the Health Sciences Graduate School, are based in Jackson only. (Additional healthcare programs are available through the School of Applied Sciences on the Oxford campus.) Other than these exceptions, the schools above are on the Oxford campus.

Administrator Profile

JOSEPH RHEA GLADDEN

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NATIONAL CENTER FOR PHYSICAL ACOUSTICS
DIRECTOR OF THE NATIONAL CENTER FOR PHYSICAL ACOUSTICS AND ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR OF PHYSICS AND ASTRONOMY
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1062 N C P A
UNIVERSITY, MS 38677
(662) 915-7428
Joined UM: 07/15/2005

Areas of Expertise

  • MATERIALS SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING
  • PHYSICAL AOUSTICS
  • PHYSICAL ULTRASONICS
  • PHYSICS AND ASTRONOMY
  • RESEARCH ADMINISTRATION, DEVELOPMENT OF PARTNERSHIPS AND CONSORTIA
  • RESEARCH ADMINISTRATION, FACULTY DEVELOPMENT
  • SOUND

Brief Bio

Joseph Gladden is an Assistant Professor of Physics. He earned his Ph.D. in Condensed Matter Physics from the Pennsylvania State University in 2003 followed by a postdoctoral fellowship in the Dept. of Mathematics at the Pennsylvania State University. Dr. Gladden has published numerous papers in high impact Physics journals such as Physical Review Letters, one of which was recognized in the "Physics News of 2007" review by the American Physical Society. The current research interests of Dr. Gladden are high temperature elastic constant measurements and phase transitions in novel materials such as Zintl phase thermoelectrics and strongly correlated transition metal oxides, as well as acoustics and self assembly dynamics in complex wormlike micellar fluid

Degrees

BS
PHYSICS
THE UNIVERSITY OF THE SOUTH/ SEWANEE, TENNESSEE (1991)
MS
PHYSICS
UNIVERSITY OF MONTANA/MISSOULA, MONTANA (1993)
PHD
PHYSICS
THE PENNSYLVANIA STATE UNIVERSITY/UNIVERISITY PARK, PENNSYLVANIA (2003)

Committee Memberships

University Standing Committee
University Standing Committee
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