Professor of Physics
- B.S. Physics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1981.
- M.S. Physics, M.S. Mathematics, Stanford University, 1982.
- Ph.D. Physics, Stanford University, 1987.
- American Physical Society Edward Bouchet Award for Outstanding Physics Research (2001-02);
- Elmer Imes Award for Outstanding and Sustained Physics Research, NSBPS/NSBP (2002);
- First ever SURA/JLAB Fellow, Southeastern Universities Research Association (2002);
- Arkansas Black Hall of Fame (2006)