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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.

Employee Profile

JAMES G VAUGHAN

DIRECTOR EMERITUS OF THE HALEY BARBOUR CENTER FOR MANUFACTURING EXCELLENCE; F.A.P. BARNARD DISTINGUISHED PROFESSOR EMERITUS OF MECHANICAL ENGINEERING; ASSOCIATE DEAN EMERITUS OF THE SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING
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212 CME
UNIVERSITY, MS 38677
(662) 915-2631
Joined UM: 01/01/1980

Areas of Expertise

  • ENGINEERING, COMPOSITE MATERIALS RESEARCH
  • FUNDAMENTAL THEORY AND USE OF COMPOSITE MATERIALS IN COMMERCIAL APPLICATIONS
  • MANUFACTURING OPTIMIZATION USING COMPOSITE MATERIALS
  • MATERIALS SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING
  • MECHANICAL ENGINEERING
  • MECHANICAL ENGINEERING, COMPOSITE MATERIALS RESEARCH, PULTRUSION
  • MECHANICAL ENGINEERING, METALS, METALLURGY
  • POSSIBILITIES FOR NEW MISSISSIPPI INDUSTRY IN AREA OF COMPOSITE MATERIALS

Degrees

BS
ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING
VANDERBILT UNIVERSITY/NASHVILLE TENNESSEE (1971)
MS
MATERIALS SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING
VANDERBILT UNIVERSITY/NASHVILLE TENNESSEE (1974)
PHD
MATERIALS SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING
VANDERBILT UNIVERSITY/NASHVILLE TENNESSEE (1976)

Committee Memberships

Center for Manufacturing Excellence(CME)
UG Application Selection Committee

Awards

Faculty Achievement Award
1989
Elsie M. Hood Outstanding Teacher Award
1991
Frederick A.P. Barnard Distinguished Professorships
1998
School of Engineering Outstanding Teacher of the Year
2008