Faculty

School of the Arts

DEPARTMENT OF THEATRE

Josephine Hall
Dean of the School of the Arts, Professor of Theatre: Acting and Voice
124 Odell Building
Phone: (336) 272-7102 x5346
Ashley Hyers
Assistant Professor of Theatre and Dance, Department Chair
125 Odell Building
Phone: (336) 272-7102 x5753
Mahealani Jones
Costume Shop Manager, Instructor of Costumes
7 and 8 Odell Building
Wm Perry Morgan
Professor of Theatre and Director of Musical Theatre Fine Arts Recruiting
209 Odell Building
Phone: (336) 272-7102 x5744
John Saari
Professor of Theatre Design & Technology; Technical Director; Set, Lighting & Sound Designer
210 Odell Building
Phone: (336) 272-7102 x5214
Sean Saari
Assistant Professor of Lighting and Scenic Design
208 Odell Building
Phone: (336) 272-7102 x5214

DEPARTMENT OF MUSIC

JONATHAN P. BROTHERTON
Associate Chair of the Music Department and Director of Choral Activities
120 Odell Building
Phone: (336) 272-7102 x5351
Neill M. Clegg Jr.
NEILL M. CLEGG JR.
Director, Instrumental Studies; Associate Professor, Music / Saxophone & Clarinet; Former Chair, George Center for Honors Studies
207 Odell Building
Phone: (336) 272-7102 x5288
David Fox
DAVID FOX
Director of Piano Studies & Professor of Music
205 Odell Building
Phone: (336) 272-7102 x5321
Jane G. McKinney
JANE G. McKINNEY
Music Department Chair & Professor of Music
119 Odell Building
Phone: (336) 272-7102 x5281
Benjy Lee Springs
BENJY LEE SPRINGS
Director of Bands
121 Odell Building
Phone: (336) 272-7102 x5456

DEPARTMENT OF ART

James Langer
Director of Galleries and Professor of Art
108 Cowan Building
Phone: (336) 272-7102 x5361
Brittany Søndberg
Chair, Art Deprtment; Associate Professor of Art; Chair, George Center for Honors Studies
104 Cowan Building
Phone: (336) 272-7102 x5312

School of Business

DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION & ECONOMICS

Karen Knoch
Dean, School of Business and Associate Professor of Business
112 Proctor Hall East
Phone: (336) 272-7102 x5289
John David Ariansen
Adjunct Instructor of Business
Jeanine Dawson
Adjunct Instructor of Accounting
223 Proctor Hall West
Clarisse Grubby
Adjunct Instructor of Business
104 Proctor Hall East
Mark Luna
Assistant Professor of Business
105 Proctor Hall East
Phone: (336) 272-7102 x352
William K. MacReynolds
Adjunct Professor of Economics
Taffey Stout
Adjunct Instructor of Business
104 Proctor Hall East
Teresa Walker
Chair, Dept. of Accounting and Professor of Accounting
103 Proctor Hall East
Phone: (336) 272-7102 x5291

School of Humanities

DEPARTMENT OF ENGLISH, COMMUNICATION & MEDIA STUDIES

Michelle Plaisance
Michelle Plaisance
Dean, School of Humanities; Professor, English/TESOL; Director, Graduate Studies in TESOL; Director, International Partnerships
208 Cowan Building
Phone: (336) 272-7102 x5285
Heather Chacon
Assistant Professor of English, Communication & Media Studies
312 Cowan Building
Phone: (336) 272-7102 x5313
Colleen Colby
Associate Director of the Global Communication Center & Assistant Professor of English
316 Cowan Building
Phone: (336) 272-7102 x5543
Wayne Johns
Professor of English
212 Cowan Building
Phone: (336) 272-7102 x5415
Kathleen Keating
Chair, Dept. of English, Communication and Media Studies and Professor of English
204 / 210 Cowan Building
Phone: (336) 272-7102 x5308
Elena King
Associate Director of TESOL and Associate Professor of English and TESOL
314 Cowan Building
Phone: (336) 272-7102 x5750
Meredith Moore
Adjunct Professor of English

DEPARTMENT OF HISTORY

Theresa Campbell
Adjunct Instructor of History
Allison L. Palmadessa
Chair, Department of History; Professor of History; Director of Supplemental Instruction
212 Proctor Hall West
Phone: (336) 272-7102 x5325
Jason Stroud
Professor of History
213 Proctor Hall West
Phone: (336) 272-7102 x5306

DEPARTMENT OF RELIGION, ETHICS & PHILOSOPHY

Robert Brewer
Campus Chaplain and Assistant Professor of Religion
102 Student Center
Henry S. Kuo
Assistant Professor of Theology and Ethics
308 Proctor Hall West
Phone: (336) 272-7102 x5299
Daniel Malotky
VP for Academic Affairs and Provost and Lucy H. Robertson Professor of Religion and Philosophy
203 Main Building
Timothy S. Moore
Adjunct Professor
Jason Myers
Chair, Dept. of Religion, Ethics, and Philosophy and Associate Professor of Biblical Studies
Proctor Hall East
Phone: (336) 272-7102 x5495

School of Science & Math

DEPARTMENT OF KINESIOLOGY

Anna Carter
Chair, Dept. of Kinesiology and Asst. Professor - Exercise Science
117 Proctor Hall West
Phone: (336) 272-7102 x5247
Cathy Gold
Adjunct Instructor of Kinesiology
112 Proctor Hall West
Jean Lojko
Professor of Exercise and Sports Studies
116 Proctor Hall East
Phone: (336) 272-7102 x5252
Caroline Meadows
Assistant Professor of Kinesiology
Lance Pickeral
Professor of Kinesiology; Program Coordinator of Health and Physical Education Teacher Licensure; Assist. Men's Basketball Coach
115 Proctor Hall West
Phone: (336) 272-7102 x5629

DEPARTMENT OF MATHEMATICS

Stuart Davidson
Dean of School of Science & Mathematics and Professor of Mathematics
314 Proctor Hall West
Phone: (336) 272-7102 x5294
Rebecca Caison
Adjunct Instructor
315 Proctor Hall West
Richard Jenkins
Adjunct Instructor of Math
313 Proctor Hall West
Phone: (336) 272-7102 x5290
Adam Pennell
Chair, Math Department and Professor of Mathematics
317 Proctor Hall West
Phone: (336) 272-7102 x5295

DEPARTMENT OF Natural SCIENCES

Jessica Sharpe
Dean of Faculty and Professor of Biology
235 Proctor Hall East
Phone: (336) 272-7102 x5577
Sandra Cooke
Assistant Professor of Biology
203 Proctor Hall East
Phone: (336) 272-7102 x5480
Kathryn Carpentier
Visiting Assistant Professor of Biology
206 Proctor Hall West
Phone: (336) 272-7102 x5268
Wayne Harrison
Professor of Chemistry
335 Proctor Hall East
Phone: (336) 272-7102 x5385

School of Social Sciences & Education

DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION

Natasha Veale
Dean of School of Social Sciences and Education, Professor of Special Education and Special Education Program Coordinator
135 Proctor Hall East
Phone: (336) 272-7102 x5355
Rebecca Blomgren
Founding Dean of Teach Education Program and Professor of Education
102 Proctor Hall East
Phone: (336) 272-7102 x5262
Susan Connelly
Professor of Education and Coordinator of Birth to Kindergarten Education Program
237 Proctor Hall East
Phone: (336) 272-7102 x5414
Nicolás Eilbaum
Associate Professor of Sociology
218 Proctor Hall West
Phone: (336) 272-7102 x5234
Molly A. Riddle
Assistant Professor and Elementary Education Coordinator
137 Proctor Hall East
Phone: (336) 272-7102 x5266

DEPARTMENT of Political Science and Legal Administration

Victor Archibong
Professor of Political Science and Legal Administration
216 Proctor Hall West
Phone: (336) 272-7102 x5286

DEPARTMENT of Psychology

Kristin Sheridan
Chair, Dept. of Psychology and Associate Professor of Psychology
212 Proctor Hall West
Phone: (336) 272-7102 x5765

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