Dr. Shelton Hendricks was faculty at the University of Nebraska at Omaha from 1969 until 2007. He established the first doctoral program at UNO, the Ph.D. in Psychology, which began as a joint program with UNL. He passed away on August 22, 2016.
"Dr. Hendricks earned his Bachelor of Science, Master of Science, and Doctor of Philosophy from Tulane University. He accepted his first appointment as Assistant Professor of Psychology at the University of Nebraska at Omaha in 1969 and was promoted to professor in 1976. He also served as Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Nebraska Medical Center.
"Dr Hendricks was Dean of the College of Arts & Sciences from 2001 to 2007. He served as Chair of the Department of Psychology from 1976 to 1980, President of the Faculty Senate from 1997-1999, and Dean of Graduate Studies and Associate Vice Chancellor for Research for UNO from 2000-2001."
Source: "Dr. Shelton Hendricks." University of Nebraska Omaha College of Arts & Sciences website. August 2016. http://www.unomaha.edu/college-of-arts-and-sciences/news/2016/08/shelton-hendricks.php