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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.

Faculty Profile

CANDIS COUCH VARNELL

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NUTRITION & HOSPITALITY MANAGEMENT
INSTRUCTOR FOR THE HOSPITALITY MANAGEMENT PROGRAM IN THE DEPARTMENT OF NUTRITION AND HOSPITALITY MANAGEMENT
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223 LENOIR HALL
UNIVERSITY, MS 38677
(662) 915-1848
Joined UM: 01/18/2005

Areas of Expertise

  • HOSPITALITY MANAGEMENT
  • JORDANIAN SOCIETY AND CULTURE

Brief Bio

Ms. Candis Couch Varnell, Instructor in the Hospitality Management department received her B.S. degree in Vocational Home Economics at the University of Texas, Austin in 1973. Following eight years of living in Amman, Jordan, and raising three children in Dallas, Texas, Ms. Varnell returned to school and obtained her Texas teaching certificate. For the next ten years, she taught in the Richardson Independent School District as a Family and Consumer Science teacher. After moving to Oxford in 2004, Ms. Varnell obtained an Instructor position in the department of Nutrition and Hospitality Management at the University of Mississippi. Additionally, she currently holds the position of Internship Director for Hospitality Management. Ms. Varnell formerly sat on the Oxford Tourism Council for three years and on the Historic Preservation Commission for the city of Oxford, MS.

Degrees

MED
EDUCATIONAL ADMINISTRATION
TEXAS A&M UNIVERSITY COMMERCE/ COMMERCE, TEXAS (1999)

Committee Memberships

On-Line Educ. & Dist.Learning-App. Sc
Other Kind of Committee