Main Office: Peck Hall 302
Department Chair: Dr. Maria K. Bachman
Telephone: (615) 898-5090
Fax: (615) 898-5098
Ph.D. (2000), Georgia State University; MA (1993), University of Southern Mississippi; BA (1991), Rhodes College; First Year at MTSU: 2007
Office: KOM 100E; Phone/Voice Mail: 904-8163
Dr. Kates earned her Ph.D. at Georgia State University and became a full-time faculty member in the fall of 1999. She is the recipient of MTSU's Outstanding Public Service Award for 2012.