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John Vowell

(940) 397 4693
Dillard College of Business Administration


John Vowell is an Instructor of Management Information Systems (MIS) and the Technology Manager at MSU Texas, Dillard College of Business Administration. He earned two Bachelor of Science degrees in Statistics and Accounting from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. He went on to earn a Master's degree in Business Administration and Decision Sciences from the University of North Texas in Denton, Texas.

He spent several years in the aerospace industry, holding executive positions in data analytics, engineering, and continuous improvement before transitioning to an MSU Texas faculty position. He also has consulted on a variety of projects in the industry and within the MSU community.

This experience provides him the foundation to teach students relevant computer applications commonly used in the workplace for data analytics and problem-solving such as Microsoft 365, Microsoft Excel, and statistical applications like SPSS and SAS. As a result, students who complete these courses gain the computing skills necessary to help them be successful in their academic endeavors and entry into the workplace.

He enjoys working on information technology projects, watching Southeastern Conference (SEC) football, going to the movies, spending time with his family, and attending church.  

Institution Degree Graduation Date
University of North Texas M.B.A., Decision Sciences/Statistics 1991
University of Tennessee B.Sc. in Statistics 1986
University of Tennessee B.Sc. in Accounting 1985
Employer Position Start Date End Date
MSU Texas Instructor / Technology Manager - DCOBA 06/01/2010
Various Business Analytics Consultant 06/01/2007 08/01/2015
Alcoa Continuous Improvement / Business Analytics Manager 01/01/1996 09/05/2006
Howmet Corporation Operations Manager 07/01/1990 12/01/1995
Howmet Corporation Statistical Analyst 07/01/1986 06/01/1990