Oct 23, 2021  
2021-2022 Graduate Catalog 
    
2021-2022 Graduate Catalog

Graduate Faculty


University President

Jonathan R. Alger, President, Professor.
B.A., Swarthmore College; J.D., Harvard Law School.

Linwood H. Rose, President Emeritus, University Professor.
B.A., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University; M.S., University of Tennessee; Ed.D., University of Virginia.

President's Cabinet

Cynthia Bauerle, Interim Vice Provost, Faculty, Curriculum and Policy.
B.A., University of Virginia; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin, Madison.

Brian J. Charette, Special Assistant to the President for Strategic Planning & Engagement.
B.A., M.A., Eastern Mennonite University; Ed.D., Nova Southeastern University.

Heather J. Coltman, Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs. Professor of Music.
B.M., University of Cincinnati; M.M., Mannes College of Music; D.M., University of Texas at Austin.

Michael K. Davis, Executive Adviser to the President.
B.A., M.A., Syracuse University; Ph.D., University of Georgia.

Arthur T. Dean II, Executive Director for Campus and Community Programs for Access and Inclusion.
B.A., M.Ed., James Madison University.

Donna L. Harper, Vice President for Access and Enrollment Management; Instructor.
B.S., M.Ed., Ed.S., James Madison University.

Charles W. King Jr., Senior Vice President for Administration and Finance; Assistant Professor.
B.S., M.A., Appalachian State University.

John F. (Jack) Knight, University Counsel; Senior Assistant Attorney General.
B.S., Virginia Tech; J.D., University of Richmond.

Nicholas L. Langridge, Vice President for University Advancement.
B.S., M.A., Ph.D., James Madison University.

Brent E. Lewis, Associate Vice President for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion.
B.A., M.S., Ph.D., North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University.

Melissa M. Lubin, Dean, Professional & Continuing Education.
B.G.S., Armstrong State College; M.B.A., Georgia Southern University; Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.

Marsha Mays-Bernard, Associate Vice President for Wellness, Orientation and Multicultural Engagement.
B.S., Hampton University; M.S., James Madison University.

Timothy M. Miller, Vice President for Student Affairs.
B.S., M.Ed., James Madison University; Ed.D., The George Washington University.

Rudy M. Molina Jr., Vice Provost for Academic Student Success and Enrollment Management.
B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Arizona.

Towana H. Moore, Associate Vice President for Business Services.
B.S., University of North Carolina at Wilmington; M.B.A., University of North Carolina at Wilmington.

David Owusu-Ansah, Vice Provost for Diversity, Access and Inclusion; Professor of History.
B.A., University of Cape Coast (Ghana); M.A., McGill University; Ph.D., Northwestern University.

Caitlyn L. Read, Director of State Government Relations.
B.A., James Madison University; MBA, James Madison University.

Anthony L. Tongen, Vice Provost for Research, Scholarship and Creative Endeavors; Professor of Mathematics and Statistics.
B.S., University of Pittsburgh; M.S., Ph.D., Northwestern University.

Mary-Hope G. Vass, Director of Communications and University Spokesperson.
B.S., Radford University.

Graduate Faculty

Linda M. Thomas, Dean, The Graduate School; Professor of Integrated Science and Technology.
B.S., M.S., University of Florida; J.D., University of Miami; Ph.D., Georgia Institute of Technology.

Ana Abad-Jorge, Assistant Professor of Health Professions.
B.A., Rollins College; M.S. University of Florida; Ed.D., Walden University.

Mohamed Aboutabl, Associate Professor of Computer Science.
B.S., M.S., University of Alexandria (Egypt); Ph.D., University of Maryland.

Aderonke A. Adesanya, Professor of Art, Design and Art History.
B.A., Obafemi Awolowo University (Nigeria); M.A., Ph.D., University of Ibadan (Nigeria).

Jessica R. Adolino, Professor of Political Science.
B.A., Fairfield University; Ph.D., The Ohio State University.

Robert D. Aguirre, Dean, College of Arts and Letters; Professor of English.
B.A., University of California; Ph.D., Harvard University.

Jeremy D. Akers, Associate Professor, Health Professions; Graduate Program Director, Health Sciences.
B.S., Radford University; M.S., James Madison University; Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.

Carlos G. Alemán, Associate Professor of Communication Studies.
B.A., M.A., California State University at Fresno; Ph.D., The University of Iowa.

Melissa W. Alemán, Professor, Communication Studies.
B.S., New York University; M.A., Ph.D., The University of Iowa.

Rob W. Alexander, Associate Professor of Political Science.
B.S., Duke University; M.S., M.P.A., Indiana University–Bloomington; Ph.D., Syracuse University.

John Allemeier, Director of Music.
B.M., Augustana College; M.M., Northwestern University; Ph.D., University of Iowa.

John T. Almarode, Associate Professor of Early, Elementary and Reading Education.
B.S., Bridgewater College; M.A.T., Mary Baldwin College, Ph.D., University of Virginia.

Jennifer M. Almjeld, Associate Professor of Writing, Rhetoric and Technical Communication.
B.A., M.A., Eastern Kentucky University; Ph.D., Bowling Green State University.

Karim Altaii, Professor of Integrated Science and Technology.
B.S., University of Baghdad; M.E., M.Phil, Ph.D., The City College of the City University of New York.

Herbert K. Amato, Associate Vice Provost, Faculty and Curriculum; Professor of Health Professions.
B.S., West Virginia University; M.S.Ed., James Madison University; D.A., Middle Tennessee State University.

Emeka A. Anaza, Associate Professor of Sport and Recreation Leadership. 
B.S., M.S., Southern Illinois University Carbondale; Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

Robin D. Anderson, Head, Graduate Psychology; Professor of Graduate Psychology.
B.A., The College of William & Mary; M.A., Ed.S., Psy.D., James Madison University.

Sandra L. Annan, Associate Professor of Nursing.
B.A., B.S.N, West Virginia University; M.S.N., Ph.D. University of Virginia.

Pedro R. Aponte, Associate Professor of Music.
B.M., Instituto Universitario de Estudios Musicales (Caracas, Venezuela); M.M., James Madison University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh.

Kevin J. Apple, Head, Psychology; Professor of Psychology.
B.A., M.S., Ph.D., Ohio University.

Christine A. Argenbright, Interim Graduate Program Director, Nursing D.N.P.; Associate Professor of Nursing; CNL/NA Programs Coordinator.
B.S.N., Ph.D. University of Arizona.

Kirk J. Armstrong, Academic Unit Head, Health Professions; Professor of Health Professions.
B.S., University of Indianapolis; M.S., Middle Tennessee State University; Ed.D., Ball State University.

J. Christopher Arndt, Associate Dean, College of Arts and Letters; Professor of History.
B.A., Gettysburg College; M.A., Auburn University; Ph.D., Florida State University.

Elizabeth Ann Arnold, Professor of Mathematics and Statistics.
B.A., Georgetown University; M.Ed., George Mason University; Ph.D., University of Maryland, College Park.

Kelly C. Atwood, Assistant Professor, Graduate Psychology.
B.S., M.A., Ed.S., Psy.D., James Madison University.

David Babcock, Associate Professor of English.
B.A., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; M.A., Ph.D., Brown University.

Sharon Kay Babcock, Associate Professor of Biology.
B.S., University of Oklahoma; Ph.D., Duke University.

Christopher G. Bachmann, Professor of Integrated Science and Technology.
B.S., Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey; M.S., The Pennsylvania State University; Ph.D., University of Virginia.

Chelsey M. Bahlmann-Bollinger, Assistant Professor of Early, Elementary and Reading Education.
B.S., The University of North Carolina at Greensboro; M.Ed., The University of North Carolina Wilmington; Ph.D., The University of Georgia.

Sonya G. Baker, Professor of Music.
B.A., Yale University; M.M., Indiana University; D.M., Florida State University.

Timothy C. Ball, Associate Professor of Communication Studies.
B.A., Iowa State University; M.S., Eastern Washington University; Ph.D., Washington State University.

Deborah Bandalos, Professor, Graduate Psychology; Graduate Program Director, Assessment and Measurement.
B.A., The American University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Maryland.

Susan N. Barber, Professor of Music.
B.M., Crane School of Music, State University of New York, Potsdam; M.M., The Juilliard School; D.M.A., Louisiana State University.

David A. Barnes, Administrative Faculty of GR PSYC.
B.S., Bowling Green State University; M.A., Bowling Green State University; Ed.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.

Kenneth E. Barron, Professor of Psychology.
B.A., Bucknell University; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin–Madison.

Iccha Basnyat, Assistant Professor of Communication Studies.
B.A., University of Utah; M.P.H., University of Massachusetts–Amherst; Ph.D., Purdue University.

Mace L. Bentley, Professor of Integrated Science & Technology.
B.A., B.S., Northern Kentucky University; M.A., University of Nebraska-Lincoln; Ph.D., University of Georgia.

Morgan C. Benton, Associate Professor of Integrated Science and Technology.
B.A., University of Richmond; M.S., Ph.D., New Jersey Institute of Technology.

Thomas R. Benzing, Professor of Integrated Science and Technology.
B.A., Franklin & Marshall College; M.S., University of Pittsburgh; Ph.D., Michigan State University.

David H. Bernstein, Professor of Computer Science.
B.A., State University of New York at Binghamton; M.P.A., Princeton University; Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania.

Luis Betancourt, Professor of Accounting.
B.S., Salisbury State University; M.B.A., University of Maryland; Ph.D., University of Central Florida.

Cheryl L. Beverly, Professor of Learning, Technology and Leadership Education; Graduate Program Director, Educational Technology.
B.S., University of South Florida; M.Ed., University of Georgia; Ph.D., University of Florida.

Vipul Bhatt, Associate Professor of Business Administration.
B.A., University of Delhi (India); M.A., Ph.D., The Ohio State University.

Charles H. Blake II, Professor of Political Science.
A.B., Davidson College; M.A., Ph.D., Duke University.

Sharon L. Blatz, Associate Professor of Educational Foundations and Exceptionalities.
B.A., M.Ed., Florida Atlantic University; Ph.D., University of Florida.

Timothy A. Bloss, Associate Professor of Biology.
B.A., Carleton College; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin–Madison.

Alison A. Bodkin, Associate Professor of Communication Studies.
B.S., Bradley University; M.A., Miami University of Ohio; Ph.D., Southern Illinois University, Carbondale.

Aaron T. Bodle, Assistant Professor of Early, Elementary and Reading Education.
B.S., M.S., Indiana University; Ph.D., Michigan State University.

Stephen P. Bolstad, Professor of Music.
B.S., Clarion University of Pennsylvania; M.M., Ithaca College; D.M.A., The University of Texas at Austin.

Kevin L. Borg, Professor of History.
B.A., University of California; M.A., Ph.D., University of Delaware.

Zachary J. Bortolot, Professor of Integrated Science and Technology.
B.S., Brown University; M.S., University of British Columbia; Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.

Carmen Ruth Bosch, Associate Professor of Educational Foundations and Exceptionalities.
B.S., M.A., University of Detroit; Ph.D., Wayne State University.

John C. Bowers, Associate Professor of Computer Science.
B.S., The Florida State University; M.S., Ph.D., University of Massachusetts, Amherst.

Rebecca N. Brannon, Associate Professor of History.
B.A., Amherst College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Michigan.

Edward J. Brantmeier, Professor of Learning, Technology and Leadership Education.
B.A., University of Wisconsin; M. S., Ph.D., Indiana University Bloomington.

Noorie K. Brantmeier, Associate Professor of Learning, Technology and Leadership Education; Graduate Program Director, Adult Education/Human Resource Development.
B.S.W., Indiana University; M.S.W., Washington University in St. Louis; Ph.D., Colorado State University.

Robert N. Brent, Professor of Integrated Science & Technology.
B.S. Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University; M.S., Ph.D., University of Illinois.

JoAnne A. Brewster, Professor of Graduate Psychology.
B.A., State University of New York at Buffalo; Ph.D., McMaster University.

Matthew P. Brigham, Assistant Professor of Communication Studies.
B.A., M.A., Baylor University; Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh.

Lori L. Britt, Associate Professor of Communication Studies.
B.A., Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania; M.A., University of North Carolina at Greensboro; Ph.D., University of Colorado at Boulder.

Michael Broderick, Associate Professor of Communication Studies.
B.S.S., M.A., Ph.D., Ohio University.

Dannette A. Bronaugh, Associate Professor, Educational Foundations and Exceptionalities; Graduate Program Director, Educational Foundations and Exceptionalities.
B.S., University of Vermont; M.S., Massachusetts General Institute for Health Professions; Ph.D., George Mason University.

Sarah T. Brooks, Professor of Art, Design and Art History.
B.A., Dartmouth College; M.A., Ph.D., New York University.

Justin W. Brown, Associate Professor of Biology.
B.S., Eastern Mennonite University; Ph.D., East Carolina University–The Brody School of Medicine.

Tiara S. Brown, Assistant Professor, Educational Foundations and Exceptionalities.
B.S., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University; M.S., Florida State University; M.A., Mary Baldwin College; Ph.D., University of Virginia.

Peter Bsumek, Professor, Communication Studies.
B.S., University of Utah; M.A., Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh.

Florian P. Buchholz, Associate Professor, Computer Science; Graduate Program Director, Computer Science - Digital Forensics.
Diplom Informatik, Technische Universität Braunschweig (Germany); M.S., Ph.D., Purdue University.

John G. Burgess, Associate Vice Provost, Academic Effectiveness and Evaluation.
B.S., James Madison University; M.F.A., The University of Arizona, Tucson.

Larry W. Burton, Professor of Writing, Rhetoric and Technical Communication.
B.A., M.A., M.Ed., Ed.S., Ph.D., University of Virginia.

Rich Busi, Assistant Professor of Mathematics.
B.S., Slippery Rock University; M.Ed., Slippery Rock University; Ph.D., University of Florida.

Michael E. Busing, Dean, College of Business; Professor of Business Administration.
B.S., Purdue University; M.S., Ball State University; Ph.D., Clemson University.

John J. Butt, Professor of History.
B.Phil., St. Andrews University (Scotland); A.B., Ph.D., Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey.

James P. Bywater, Assistant Professor of LTLE.
B.A., University of Oxford; M.A., Canterbury Christ Church University College; Ph.D., University of Virginia.

Bryan A, Cage, Assistant Professor of Biology.
B.S., M.S., University of Louisiana at Monroe; Ph.D., University of Mississippi.

Mary Elizabeth Cancienne, Professor of Middle, Secondary and Mathematics Education.
B.A., M.Ed., Louisiana State University; Ph.D., University of Virginia.

Casey Cangelosi, Associate Professor of Music.
B.M., Utah State University; M.M., Boston Conservatory; M.M., Rice University.

Kevin L. Caran, Professor of Biology.
B.A., Colgate University; Ph.D., Emory University.

Eric M. Carbaugh, Professor of Middle, Secondary and Mathematics Education.
B.A., University of Virginia; M.Ed., University of Mary Washington; Ph.D., University of Virginia.

David C. Carothers, Professor of Mathematics and Statistics; Academic Unit Head, Mathematics and Statistics.
B.S., Westminster College; M.S., Ph.D., Purdue University.

Benjamin H. Carr Jr., Associate Professor, Kinesiology; Graduate Program Director, Sport and Recreation Leadership.
B.S., James Madison University; J.D., George Mason University.

Julia Wallace Carr, Professor of Kinesiology.
B.S., West Virginia University; M.S., James Madison University; Ed.D., George Washington University.

Christopher J. Carrillo, Associate Professor of Music.
B.M., The University of Memphis; M.M., D.M.A., The University of Texas at Austin.

Katey M. Castellano, Professor of English.
B.A., Lebanon Valley College of Pennsylvania; M.A., Bucknell University; Ph.D., Duke University.

Beth E. Chandler, Professor of Music.
B.M., Baylor University; Fulbright Scholar, United Kingdom; M.M., New England Conservatory of Music; D.M.A., University of Cincinnati College–Conservatory of Music.

Stephen Chappell, Associate Professor of History.
B.A., Ph.D., University of California–Los Angeles; M.A., University of California–Santa Barbara.

Jie Chen, Professor Political Science.
B.A., Institute of International Politics (China); M.A., Monterey Institute of International Studies; Ph.D., Washington State University.

Lihua Chen, Associate Professor of Mathematics and Statistics.
B.S., M.S., Beijing University (China); M.S., Ph.D., Iowa State University.

Tony D. Chen, Professor of Integrated Science and Technology.
B.S., Chung Yuan Christian University; M.S., University of Iowa; Ph.D., Old Dominion University.

Sukjin Choi, Professor of Art, Design and Art History.
B.F.A., M.F.A., Ewha Womens University (South Korea); M.F.A., Cranbrook Academy of Art.

Irvine Clarke III, Director, International Business; Professor of Business Administration.
B.S., B.A., University of Richmond; M.B.A., Ph.D., Old Dominion University.

Theresa B. Clarke, Head, Marketing; Professor of Business Administration.
B.S., University of Louisville; M.B.A., California University of Pennsylvania; Ph.D., University of Kentucky.

Corey L. Cleland, Professor of Biology.
B.A., Amherst College; Ph.D., Northwestern University.

Christopher G. Clinard, Associate Professor of Communication Sciences and Disorders.
B.B.A., Belmont University; M.A., University of Tennessee, Knoxville; Ph.D., University of Washington.

Erin S. Clinard, Assistant Professor of Communication Sciences and Disorders.
B.S., James Madison University; M.A., University of Tennessee, Knoxville; Ph.D., James Madison University.

Tabitha K. Coates, Assistant Professor of Learning, Technology and Leadership Education.
B.S., Virginia Tech; M.S., The City University of New York; Ph.D., Colorado State University.

Beth S. Cochran, Assistant Professor of Mathematics and Statistics.
B.S., Oklahoma State University; M.S., University of Central Oklahoma; Ph.D., University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

Brian A. Cockburn, Professor of Music.
B.M., Texas A&M University; M.M., M.L.S., University of Arizona at Tucson.

Jennifer E. Coffman, Professor of Integrated Science and Technology.
B.A., Duke University; M.A., Ph.D., The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Shannon N. Conley, Associate Professor of Integrated Science & Technology.
B.S., M.A., Ph.D., Arizona State University.

Andrew M. Connell, Professor of Music.
B.M., San José State University; M.A., M.M., The University of Michigan; Ph.D., University of California–Los Angeles.

Amy J. Connolly, Assistant Professor of Business Administration. 
B.S., M.S., Ph.D., University of South Florida.

Idelle A. Cooper, Assistant Professor of Biology.
B.A., Grinnell College; Ph.D., Indiana University-Bloomington.

Paul A. Copley, Professor of Accounting.
B.B.A., The College of William & Mary; M.A., Ph.D., University of Alabama; C.P.A.

Sharon A. Cote, Associate Professor of English.
B.A., State University of New York at Binghamton; M.A., New York University; Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania.

Eric W. Cowan, Professor of Graduate Psychology.
B.S., James Madison University; Psy.D., California School of Professional Psychology.

Kerry F. Crawford, Associate Professor of Political Science.
B.A., St. Mary's College of Maryland; Ph.D., George Washington University.

Kerry O. Cresawn, Assistant Professor of Biology.
B.S., James Madison University; Ph.D., University of Florida.

Steven G. Cresawn, Associate Professor of Biology.
B.S., James Madison University; Ph.D., University of Florida.

Kenneth Critchfield, Associate Professor of Graduate Psychology; Graduate Program Director, Combined-Integrated Clinical and School Psychology.
B.S., M.S., Ph.D., University of Utah.

Angela D. Crow, Associate Professor of Writing, Rhetoric and Technical Communication.
B.A., Point Loma College; Ph.D., University of Kansas.

Michelle D. Cude, Professor of Middle, Secondary and Mathematics Education; Graduate Program Director, Curriculum and Instruction.
B.A., University of California, Berkley; M.A., The College of William & Mary; Ph.D., University of Virginia.

William M. Dabback, Professor of Music; Graduate Program Director, Music.
B.S., West Chester University; M.M., Ph.D., University of Rochester.

Janet Chen Daniel, Associate Professor of Biology; Graduate Program Director, Biology.
B.S., Cornell University; Ph.D., University of Chicago.

Maegan R. Daniels, Assistant Professor of Health Professions.

B.S., Grand Valley State University; M.S., James Madison University; Ed.D., East Tennessee State University.

Jessica B. Davidson, Associate Professor of History.
B.A., Trinity College; Ph.D., Brandeis University.

Christian S. DavisAssociate Professor of History.
B.A., Swarthmore College; M.A., University of Georgia; Ph.D., Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey.

Lori B. DeHertogh, Associate Professor, Writing, Rhetoric and Technical Communication.
B.A., University of Southern Mississippi; M.A., Appalachian State University; Ph.D., Washington State University.

Christine E. DeMars, Professor of Graduate Psychology.
B.A., Wichita State University; M.Ed., Arizona State University; Ph.D., Michigan State University.

Ana L. Dengo-Flores, Assistant Professor of Health Professions.
B.S., University of Costa Rica; M.S., Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.

Rory A. DePaolis, Professor, Communication Sciences and Disorders; Graduate Program Director, Communication Sciences and Disorders and CSD-Speech Pathology.
B.S., Northeastern University; M.S., Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University.

Laura Desportes, Professor of Educational Foundations and Exceptionalities.
B.A., Mary Baldwin College; M.Ed., James Madison University; Ph.D., University of Virginia.

Maria Gilson deValpine, Professor of Nursing.
B.S.N., Oregon Health & Science University; M.S.N., University of Virginia, Ph.D., Portland State University.

Jaira F. deVasconcellos, Assistant Professor of Biology.
B.S., M.S., University of Pernambuco, Recife (Brazil); Ph.D., University of Campinas (Brazil).

Dymph G. DeWild, Assistant Professor of Art.
B.F.A., Corcoran College; M.F.A., James Madison University.

Philip D. Dillard, Professor of History; Graduate Program Director, History.
B.A., M.A., University of Georgia; Ph.D., Rice University.

Thomas W. Dillon, Professor of Business Administration.
B.S.Ed., M.Ed., Shippensburg University; Ph.D., University of Maryland, Baltimore County.

Corinne J. Diop, Professor of Art, Design and Art History.
B.S., James Madison University; M.F.A., University of Washington.

Gabriel T. Dobner, Professor of Music.
B.M., Chicago Musical College of Roosevelt University; M.M., D.M., Indiana University.

Carl Donakowski, Professor of Music.
B.M., Indiana University; D.M.A., State University of New York at Stony Brook.

Rachelle Dorne, Associate Professor of Health Professions; Graduate Program Director, Occupational Therapy. 
B.S., University of Wisconsin; M.Ed., University of Washington, Seattle; Ed.D., Tennessee State University.

Charles J. Dotas, Professor of Music.
B.A., University of Wisconsin, Green Bay; M.M., Eastman School of Music, University of Rochester; D.M.A., University of Northern Colorado.

Kristina J. Doubet, Professor of Middle, Secondary and Mathematics Education.
B.A., Eastern Illinois University; M.Ed., Ph.D., University of Virginia.

Elizabeth A. Doyle, Lecturer of Biology.
B.A., Macalester College; Ph.D., University of California, Davis.

Pamela P. Drake, Interim Head, Department of Computer Information Systems and Business Analytics; Professor of Business Administration.
B.S., Miami University of Ohio; Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Mary "Katie" Dredger, Head, Department of Middle, Secondary and Mathematics Education; Associate Professor of Early, Elementary and Reading Education.
B.A., McDaniel College; M.Ed., Loyola College of Maryland; Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.

Carol C. Dudding, Interim Head, Department Communication Sciences and Disorders; Professor of Communication Sciences and Disorders.
B.S., University of Virginia; M.S., University of Massachusetts; Ph.D., University of Virginia; CCC-SLP.

Andrew P. Duxbury, Assistant Professor of Accounting.
B.S., University of Rhode Island; M.S., Bryant University; Ph.D., University of Connecticut.

Jeffrey S. Dyche, Professor of Graduate Psychology; Graduate Program Director, Psychological Sciences.
B.A., Drake University; M.A., Appalachian State University; Ph.D., Saint Louis University.

Louis Scott Eaton, Professor of Geology and Environmental Science; Professor of Biology.
B.S., James Madison University; M.S., Southern Illinois University; Ph.D., University of Virginia.

Melody K. Eaton, Professor of Nursing; Associate Graduate Program Director, Nursing M.S.N.
B.S.N., James Madison University; M.B.A., George Washington University; Ph.D., George Mason University.

Lennis G. Echterling, Professor of Graduate Psychology.
B.A., Rockhurst College; M.S., Ph.D., Purdue University.

Elizabeth S. Edwards, Associate Professor of Kinesiology.
B.S., M.S., Ph.D., University of Miami.

David H. Ehrenpreis, Professor of Art, Design and Art History.
B.A., Hamilton College; M.A., Ph.D., Boston University Graduate School.

Samy S. El-Tawab, Associate Professor of Integrated Science & Technology.
B.Sc., M.Sc., Alexandria University (Egypt); Ph.D., Old Dominion University.

Raymond A. Enke, Assistant Professor of Biology.
B.S., Salisbury University; Ph.D., Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.

Michele D. Estes, Professor, Learning, Technology and Leadership Education.
B.F.A., M.Ed., Valdosta State University; Ph.D., University of Georgia.

Amanda M. Evans, Associate Professor of Graduate Psychology.
B.A., Saint Vincent College; M.S.Ed., Youngstown State University; Ph.D., Auburn University.

William F. Evans, Professor of Psychology; Graduate Program Director, Clinical Mental Health Counseling.
B.A., Wofford College; M.Div., Duke University; Ph.D., Ed.S., University of South Carolina.

Jeremy D. Ezell, Assistant Professor of Business Administration.
B.S., University of Tennessee; M.S., Middle Tennessee State University; Ph.D., Auburn University.

Allison E. Fagan, Associate Professor of English.
B.A., Saint Xavier University; M.A., Ph.D., Loyola University.

Annette R. Federico, Interim Head, Department of English; Professor of English.
B.A., Ohio University; M.A., Ph.D., Case Western Reserve University.

Kathleen M. Ferraiolo, Professor of Political Science.
B.S., College of the Holy Cross; M.A., Ph.D., University of Virginia.

Suzanne L. Fiederline, Interim Director of Center of International Stabilization and Recovery.
B.A., Southern Methodist University; M.A., University of Texas; Ph.D., University of Arizona.

Eric M. Fife, Academic Unit Head, Communication Studies; Professor of Communication Studies.
B.S., James Madison University; M.A., University of Maryland; Ph.D., Purdue University.

Jason D. Fink, Professor of Business Administration.
B.S., M.S., Florida State University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Virginia.

Sara J. Finney, Professor of Graduate Psychology.
B.A., University of Wisconsin–Eau Claire; M.A., Ph.D., University of Nebraska–Lincoln.

Timothy J. Fitzgerald, Associate Professor of History.
B.A., The College of William & Mary; Ph.D., Harvard University.

Kethera A. Fogler, Associate Professor of Psychology.
B.A., M.A., University of Colorado; Ph.D., Saint Louis University.

Diane L. Foucar-Szocki, Professor of Learning, Technology and Leadership Education; Coordinator for Grants, Contracts and Special Projects.
B.A., San Diego University; M.S., State University of New York at Buffalo; Ph.D., Syracuse University.

Christopher J. Fox, Professor of Computer Science.
B.A., M.A., Michigan State University; M.S., Ph.D., Syracuse University.

Evan J. Friss, Associate Professor of History.
B.A., University of Maryland, College Park; M.A., New York University; Ph.D., City University of New York.

Jamie L. Frye, Professor of Health Professions; Graduate Program Director, Athletic Training.
B.A., Coe College; M.S., Indiana State University; Ph.D., University of Virginia.

Steven P. Frysinger, Professor of Integrated Science and Technology and Computer Science.
B.A., William Paterson College; M.S., Stevens Institute of Technology; Ph.D., Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey.

Keston H. Fulcher, Professor of Graduate Psychology.
B.A., University of Virginia; Ed.S., University of Kansas; Ph.D., James Madison University.

Alexander L. Gabbin, Interim Head, School of Accounting; KPMG LLP Professor; Professor of Accounting.
B.A., Howard University; M.B.A., University of Chicago; Ph.D., Temple University Graduate School of Business.

Joanne V. Gabbin, Professor of English.
B.A., Morgan State College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Chicago.

Mark L. Gabriele, Professor of Biology.
B.S., James Madison University; Ph.D., Wake Forest University School of Medicine.

Scott R. Gallagher, Professor of Business Administration.
B.B.A., University of Texas; M.P.A., Harvard University; Ph.D., Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey.

Jeannie S. Garber, Associate Professor of Nursing.
B.S.N., Radford University; M.S.N., University of Virginia; D.N.P., Case Western Reserve University.

Mary K. Gayne, Associate Professor of History.
B.A., Portland State University; M.A., Ph.D., Cornell University.

Amanda J. Gerber, Assistant Professor of English.
B.A., University of California, Irvine; Ph.D., Ohio State University.

Susan R. Ghiaciuc, Associate Professor of Writing, Rhetoric and Technical Communication.
B.A., University of Iowa; M.F.A., University of Texas at El Paso; Ph.D., University of Louisville.

Jonathan B. Gibson, Professor of Music.
B.M., University of Richmond; M.A., Ph.D., Duke University.

Pamela R. Gibson, Professor of Psychology.
B.A., M.A., Cleveland State University; Ph.D., University of Rhode Island.

Tammy D. Gilligan, Professor, Graduate Psychology; Graduate Program Director, School Psychology.
B.A., Clemson University; M.A., Ph.D., University of South Carolina.

Katrina E. Gobetz, Associate Professor of Biology.
B.A., Colgate University; M.S., Indiana University; Ph.D., University of Kansas.

Mollie A. Godfrey, Associate Professor of English.
B.A., Reed College; Ph.D., University of Chicago.

John Goetschius, Assistant Professor of Health Professions.
B.S., University of Vermont; M.Ed., Ph.D., University of Virginia.

Andrea M. Gonzalez, Assistant Professor of Communication Studies.
B.S., University of Nebraska-Lincoln; M.A., University of Miami; Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

Amy Goodall, Associate Professor of Integrated Science and Technology.
B.A., California University of Pennsylvania; M.S., Shippensburg University; Ph.D., University of Nebraska–Lincoln.

Dawn M. Goode, Associate Professor of English.
B.A., Trinity University–San Antonio; M.A., Ph.D., University of Connecticut-Storrs.

William C. Grant, Associate Professor of Business Administration.
B.A., Davidson College; Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Lincoln C. Gray, Professor of Communication Sciences and Disorders.
B.A., M.N., Carleton College; Ph.D., Michigan State University.

Ginger L. Griffin, Instructor of Graduate Psychology.
B.S., Bridgewater College; M.A., Ed.S., James Madison University.

Oris T. Griffin, Professor of Learning, Technology and Leadership Education.
B.A., Winston-Salem State University; M.A., Ed.D., Western Michigan University.

Heather P. Griscom, Professor of Biology.
B.A., Smith College; M.S., Ph.D., Yale University.

Michael D. Gubser, Professor of History.
B.A., The College of William & Mary; M.A., University of South Carolina; Ph.D., University of California–Berkeley.

Steven W. Guerrier, Professor of History.
B.A., Wayne State University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Michigan.

Eric Guinivan, Associate Professor of Music.
B.M., Indiana University; M.M., D.M., University of Southern California.

Chenqgi Guo, Associate Professor of Business Administration.
B.S., Guangdong University of Foreign Studies (China); M.S., Northern Illinois University; Ph.D., Mississippi State University.

Kyle A. Hackett, Assistant Professor of Art, Design and Art History.
B.F.A., University of Delaware; M.F.A., Maryland Institute College of Art.

Michael D. Hall, Professor of Psychology.
B.S., University of New Mexico; M.A., Ph.D., State University of New York at Binghamton.

Susan R. Halsell, Associate Professor of Biology.
B.A., M.A., University of Texas; Ph.D., California Institute of Technology.

Hasan Hamdan, Professor of Mathematics and Statistics.
B.Sc., Birzeit University (Palestine); M.Sc., Ph.D., American University.

Maura E. Hametz, Academic Unit Head of History, Professor of History.
B.A., Colgate University; Ph.D., Brandeis University.

Jason Haney, Professor of Music.
B.A., Austin College; M.M., Indiana University.

Shah Mahmoud Hanifi, Professor of History.
B.A., University of Wisconsin–Madison; Ph.D., University of Michigan.

Dana L. Haraway, Professor of Middle, Secondary and Mathematics Education.
B.S., University of Virginia; M.Ed., Ed.S., James Madison University; Ph.D., University of Virginia.

Kevin R. Hardwick, Professor of History.
B.A., Swarthmore College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Maryland.

Trent A. Hargens, Associate Professor of Kinesiology.
B.S., University of Iowa; M.S., Ball State University; Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.

Robert J. Harmison Jr., Professor of Graduate Psychology.
B.A., University of Arizona; M.S., University of Arizona; Ph.D., University of North Texas.

Joy B. Harnage, Assistant Professor of Nursing.
Nursing Diploma, Epworth Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia; M.S.N., George Mason University; D.N.P., George Mason University.

Joseph A. Harsh, Assistant Professor of Biology.
B.S., Indiana University; M.S., Michigan State University; Ph.D., Indiana University.

Vesna Hart, Assistant Professor of Graduate Psychology.
B.A., University of Novi Sad (Serbia); M.A., Eastern Mennonite University; Psy.D., James Madison University.

Christie-Joy Brodrick Hartman, Professor of Integrated Science and Technology.
B.S., California Polytechnic State University; M.S., University of California; Ph.D., University of California–Davis.

Lindsey A. Harvell-Bowman, Associate Professor of Communication Studies.
B.G.S., University of Kansas; M.A., Wichita State University; Ph.D., University of Oklahoma.

John D. Hathcoat, Associate Professor of Graduate Psychology.
B.S., Rogers State University; M.S., Ph.D., Oklahoma State University.

William J. Hawk, Chair, Ethical Reasoning in Action; Professor of Philosophy.
B.A., Bluffton College; M.A., Eastern Mennonite Seminary; M.A., Ph.D., Vanderbilt University.

David C. Hayes, Professor of Accounting.
B.S., B.A., University of Arkansas; M.B.A., University of West Florida; Ph.D., University of South Florida.

William B. Hayes, Associate Professor of Music.
B.M., Rider University; M.M., Temple University; D.M.A., University of Minnesota.

Angela L. Heavey, Assistant Professor of Business Administration.
B.A., Colby-Sawyer College; M.S., The Pennsylvania State University; Ph.D., Cornell University.

Brooks E. Hefner, Professor, English; Graduate Program Director, English.
B.A., Transylvania University; Ph.D., University of New York.

James B. Herrick, Associate Professor of Biology.
B.S., M.S., Brigham Young University; Ph.D., Cornell University.

Philip M. Herrington, Associate Professor of History.
B.A., Berry College; M.H.P., University of Georgia; Ph.D., University of Virginia.

Elizabeth K. Herron, Assistant Professor of Nursing. 
B.A., University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill; B.S.N., University of Hawaii; M.S.N., Duke University; Ph.D., Mercer University.

Michelle Hesse, Associate Professor of Health Professions.
B.S., College of St. Elizabeth; Ph.D., The Ohio State University.

M. Hossain Heydari, Professor, Computer Science; Graduate Program Director, Computer Science–Information Security.
B.S., Karaj School of Mathematics and Economic Management; M.S., Jackson State University; Ph.D., University of Texas at Dallas.

Corey A. Hickerson, Professor of Communication Studies; Graduate Program Director, Communication and Advocacy.
B.A., University of Memphis; M.A., University of Alabama; Ph.D., University of Virginia.

Richard D. Hilliard, Professor of Art, Design, and Art History.
B.F.A., Pratt Institute; M.A., Syracuse University; M.F.A., University of Hartford.

Beth Hinderliter, Associate Professor of Art, Design and Art History.
B.A. University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill; M.P., Columbia University; Ph.D., Columbia University.

Kathryn D. Hobson, Associate Professor of Communication Studies.
B.A., Luther College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Denver.

Daniel D. Holt, Interim Head, Department of Psychology, Associate Professor of Psychology.
B.S., M.S., St. Cloud State University; Ph.D., Washington University.

Tiffany C. Hornsby, Assistant Professor of Graduate Psychology.
B.S., Howard University; M.S., Ph.D., Oklahoma State University.

Sonia Jeanne Horst, Associate Professor of Graduate Psychology.
B.A., Millersville University; M.A., Ph.D., James Madison University.

Yongguang Hu, Associate Professor of History.
B.A., Beijing University of Foreign Studies; M.A., State University of New York at Albany; Ph.D., State University of New York at Binghamton.

Wanchi Huang, Professor of Music.
B.M., The Curtis Institute of Music; M.M., The Juilliard School; D.M., Indiana University.

Michelle A. Hughes, Professor of Early, Elementary and Reading Education; Graduate Program Director, Elementary Education
B.A., State University of New York; M.S., Nazareth College; Ph.D., University of Virginia.

John W. Hulsey, Associate Professor of Political Science.
B.A., University of Arkansas; Ph.D., Indiana University–Bloomington.

Linda J. Hulton, Professor, Nursing.
B.S.N., Roberts Wesleyan College; M.S.N., Ph.D., University of Virginia.

Raymond M. Hyser Jr., Professor of History.
B.S.Ed., M.A., Georgia Southern College; Ph.D., Florida State University.

Susan B. Ingram, Associate Professor of Communication Sciences and Disorders.
B.S., M.S., Ph.D., James Madison University.

Jessica G. Irons, Professor of Psychology.
B.A., M.S., Augusta State University; Ph.D., Auburn University.

James H. Irving, Associate Professor of Accounting.
B.S., M.S., University of Virginia; Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Ashley M. Taylor- Jaffee, Associate Professor of Middle, Secondary and Mathematics Education.
B.A., University of Virginia; M.A.T., University of Virginia; Ph.D., Columbia University.

Nusrat Jahan, Professor of Mathematics and Statistics.
B.S., M.S., University of Dhaka (Bangladesh); M.S., Queen's University (Canada); Ph.D., Mississippi State University.

Krisztina V. Jakobsen, Associate Professor of Psychology.
B.S., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University; M.S., Ph.D., University of Georgia.

Sarunas Jankaukas, Associate Professor of Music.
B.M., Grand Valley State University; M.M., Rice University; D.M.A., The University of Texas at Austin.

Casonya M. Johnson, Head, Department of Biology; Professor of Biology.
B.S., Morgan State University; Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University.

Erin E. Kamarunas, Associate Professor of Communication Sciences and Disorders.
B.S., University of Arkansas; M.S., Ph.D., University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences.

Shin Ji Kang, Professor of Early, Elementary and Reading Education.
B.A., Duksung Women's University; M.Ed., Ph.D., Vanderbilt University.

Laura R. Katzman, Professor of Art, Design and Art History.
B.A., New York University; M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., Yale University.

Kara M. Kavanagh, Associate Professor of Early, Elementary and Reading Education.
B.A., George Mason University; M.Ed., Armstrong Atlantic State University; Ph.D., Georgia State University.

Natalie K. Kerr, Professor of Psychology. 
B.S., University of Mary Washington; M.S., Hollins University; Ph.D., Virginia Commonwealth University.

Michele L. Kielty, Professor of Graduate Psychology; Graduate Program Director, School Counseling.
B.A., James Madison University; M.Ed., Wake Forest University; Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Greensboro.

Yeonsoo Kim, Assistant Professor of Communication Studies.
B.A., M.A., Ewha Women's University (Seoul); M.A., Ph.D., University of Florida.

Mary B. Kimsey, Professor of Integrated Science and Technology.
B.A., University of Cincinnati; M.A., Ph.D., University of Georgia.

Deborah Kipps-Vaughan, Associate Professor of Graduate Psychology.
B.S., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University; Ed.S., M.Ed., Psy.D., James Madison University.

Michael S. Kirkpatrick, Associate Professor of Computer Science.
B.A., Indiana University; M.S., Michigan State University; Ph.D., Purdue University

Tamela C. Kiser, Associate Professor of Nursing.
B.S., Eastern Mennonite University; M.S., James Madison University; D.N.P., University of South Alabama. 

Michael J. Klein, Professor of Writing, Rhetoric and Technical Communication.
B.A., M.A., University of Arizona; M.S., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute; Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.

Cynthia A. Klevickis, Professor of Integrated Science and Technology.
B.S., M.S., University of Wisconsin–Madison; Ph.D., University of Virginia.

Andrea Knopp, Associate Professor of Nursing; Nurse Practitioner Program Coordinator.
B.S.N., Medical College of Georgia; M.P.H., M.S.N., Emory University; Ph.D., University of Virginia.

Robert A. Kolvoord, Dean, College of Integrated Science and Engineering; Professor of Integrated Science and Technology.
B.A., M.S., University of Virginia; Ph.D., Cornell University.

Robyn L. Kondrad, Assistant Professor of Psychology. 
B.S., The College of William and Mary; M.A., Arizona State University; Ph.D., University of Virginia.

Robert E. Koslow, Professor of Health Sciences.
B.A., William Paterson College; M.S., Ph.D., Indiana University.

Katya Koubek, Professor of Educational Foundations and Exceptionalities.
M.A., Charles University (Czech Republic); Ph.D., University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

Helmut Kraenzle, Professor of Integrated Science and Technology.
Diploma in Geography, Ph.D., Ludwig-Maximilian University of Munich.

Lars J. Kristiansen, Associate Professor of Communication Studies.
B.A., BI Norwegian School of Management, Oslo, Norway; M.A., Illinois State University; Ph.D., University of Missouri

Kristopher E. Kubow, Assistant Professor of Biology.
B.S., University of Southern California; Ph.D., University of Washington.

Christina Kuo, Associate Professor of Communication Sciences and Disorders.
B.A., National Taiwan University, (Taiwan); M.S., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Stephanie P. Kurti, Assistant Professor of Kinesiology.
B.S., University of Mary Washington; M.S., Florida Atlantic University; Ph.D., Kansas State University. 

Jaime L. Kurtz, Professor of Psychology.
B.A., Millersville University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Virginia.

Laurie L. Kutchins, Professor of English.
B.A., Carleton College; M.F.A., University of Massachusetts.

Michael O. Lam, Assistant Professor of Computer Science.
B.S., James Madison University; M.S., Ph.D., University of Maryland.

Gabrielle M. Lanier, Professor of History.
B.A., University of Pennsylvania; M.A., Ph.D., University of Delaware.

Andrew B. Lankford, Professor of Music.
B.M., D.M.A., University of North Carolina at Greensboro; M.M., University of Kansas.

Chris S. Lantz, Professor of Biology.
B.S., James Madison University; Ph.D., Medical College of Virginia.

Timothy M. LaPira, Professor of Political Science.
B.A., La Salle University; Ph.D., Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey.

Richard R. Lawler, Associate Professor of Biology.
B.A., University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign; M.A., Southern Illinois University; M.Phil., Ph.D., Yale University.

Joseph J. LeBlanc, Assistant Professor of Graduate Psychology.
B.A., Loyola University Chicago, M.S., Loyola University New Orleans, Ph.D., The University of North Carolina at Greensboro.

Jaime B. Lee, Assistant Professor of Communication Sciences and Disorders.
B.A., Indiana University; M.S., Vanderbilt University; Ph.D., University of Oregon

Diane C. Lending, Professor of Business Administration.
B.A., University of Virginia; Ph.D., University of Minnesota.

Stephen A. Leslie, Head, Department of Geology and Environmental Science; Professor of Biology.
B.S., Bowling Green State University; M.S., University of Idaho; Ph.D., The Ohio State University.

Mark E. L'Esperance, Dean, College of Education, Professor of Learning, Technology and Leadership Education.
B.S., University of North Carolina-Greensboro; M.Ed., University of North Carolina-Greensboro; Ph.D., University of North Carolina-Greensboro.

Brian C. Leventhal, Assistant Professor of Graduate Psychology.
B.S., Clarkson University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh.

Erica J. Lewis, Associate Professor of Nursing.
B.S.N., Eastern Mennonite University; M.S.N., Ph.D. University of Virginia.

Kristi L. Lewis, Professor of Health Sciences.
B.S., Ph.D., Virginia Commonwealth University; M.P.H., Medical College of Virginia.

Mark A. Lewis, Associate Professor of Early, Elementary and Reading Education.
B.A., Christian Brothers University; M.Ed., Northern Arizona University; Ph.D., University of Colorado at Boulder.

Kristina C. Liskey, Clinical Coordinator, Associate Professor of Health Professions.
B.S., Brigham Young University; M.P.A.S., James Madison University.

Qingfeng "Wilson" Liu, Professor of Business Administration.
B.A., Shenzhen University; M.B.A., University of Kansas; Ph.D., University of Oklahoma.

Dennis H. Lo, Assistant Professor of English.
B.A.S., Stanford University; M.S., Columbia University; Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles.

Sharon E. Lovell, Dean, College of Health and Behavioral Studies; Professor of Graduate Psychology.
B.S., James Madison University; M.A., Ph.D., Bowling Green State University.

LouAnn A. Lovin, Interim Associate Dean, College of Science and Mathematics; Professor of Mathematics and Statistics.
B.A., Cameron University; M.S., Western Carolina University; Ph.D., University of Georgia.

Stephen K. Lucas, Professor of Mathematics and Statistics.
B.Math., University of Wollongong; Ph.D., University of Sydney.

Nicholas D. Luden, Professor of Kinesiology; Graduate Program Director, Kinesiology.
B.S., Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania; M.S., James Madison University; Ph.D., Ball State University.

Patrice M. Ludwig, Assistant Professor of Biology.
B.S., M.S., James Madison University; Ph.D., University of Virginia.

S. Scott Lunsford, Professor of Writing, Rhetoric and Technical Communication; Graduate Program Director, Writing, Rhetoric and Technical Communication.
B.A., University of Texas of the Permian Basin; M.A., DePaul University; Ph.D., University of Texas at El Paso.

Sarah M. Lupo, Assistant Professor of Early, Elementary and Reading Education.
B.A., James Madison University; M.Ed., Ph.D., University of Virginia.

Paul E. Mabrey III, Assistant Professor of Communication Studies.
B.G.S., Fort Hays State University; M.A., Georgia State University; Ph.D., James Madison University.

Dorothy Maddison, Professor of Music.
B.S., St. Olaf College; M.S., D.M.A., Arizona State University.

Sharon F. Maiewski, Associate Professor of Health Professions.
B.S., College of Charleston; B.S., George Washington University; M.S., Nova Southwestern University.

Bernice A. Marcopulos, Professor of Graduate Psychology.
B.A., University of Florida; M.A., Ph.D., University of Victoria.

Stephen P. Marrin, Associate Professor of Integrated Science and Technology.
B.A., Colgate University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Virginia.

Abby J. Massey, Assistant Professor of Health Professions. 
B.S., James Madison University; M.D., University of Maryland School of Medicine. 

Smita Mathur, Associate Professor of Early, Elementary and Reading Education.
B.S., Rajasthan University; M.S., Maharaja Sayaji Rao University; Ph.D., Syracuse University.

Paula J. Maxwell, Associate Vice Provost, Faculty and Curriculum; Professor of Health Professions.
B.S., Houghton College; M.S., Indiana State University; Ph.D., State University of New York at Buffalo.

Christine L. May, Associate Professor of Biology.
B.S., Humboldt State University; M.S., Ph.D., Oregon State University.

Christopher S. Mayfield, Associate Professor of Computer Science.
B.A., B.S., University of Utah; M.S., Ph.D., Purdue University.

Frederick D. Mayhew, Associate Professor of Political Science; Graduate Program Director, Public Administration.
B.S., Dickinson College; M.P.A., Ph.D., North Carolina State University.

Lisa M. Maynard, Associate Professor of Music.
B.M., University of Queensland; M.M., University of Texas at Austin; Ph.D., University of Texas.

Sharon R. Mazzarella, Professor of Communication Studies.
B.S., Northwestern University; Ph.D., University of Illinois.

Sean R. McCarthy, Associate Professor of Writing, Rhetoric and Technical Communication.
M.A., Tulane University; Ph.D., The University of Texas at Austin.

Kristen McCleary, Associate Professor of History.
B.A., University of California–San Diego; M.A., Ph.D., University of California–Los Angeles.

James W. McConnel, Assistant Professor of Graduate Psychology, Dean of Students/AVP Student Life & Involvement.
B.A., M.A., University of South Florida; Ed.D., University of Virginia.

David K. McGraw, Professor of Integrated Science and Technology.
B.A., Toccoa Falls College; M.S., University of Pittsburgh; J.D., Georgetown University.

Lisa E. McGuire, Head, Department of Social Work; Professor of Social Work.
B.S., Butler University; M.S.W., Indiana University; Ph.D., Case Western Reserve University.

Catherine A. McKay, Associate Professor of Kinesiology.
B.S. James Madison University; M.S.Ed., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University; Ed.D., University of Virginia.

Robert L. McKown, Professor of Integrated Science and Technology.
B.S., Ph.D., University of California.

Kevin J. McMillan, Professor of Music.
B.M., University of Western Ontario; M.M., The Juilliard School.

Conley K. McMullen, Professor of Biology.
B.S., Eastern Mennonite University; M.S., James Madison University; Ph.D., University of Maryland.

Jennifer J. Mease, Assistant Professor of Communication Studies.
B.A., Villanova University; M.A., Arizona State University; Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Shana Meganck, Associate Professor of Communication Studies.
B.A., Mary Baldwin College; M.A., University of Georgia; Ph.D., Virginia Commonwealth University.

Cara Meixner, Associate Professor of Graduate Psychology.
B.S., James Madison University; M.A., University of Maryland–College Park; Ph.D., Antioch University.

Richard B. Meixsel, Associate Professor of History.
B.A., Kansas State University; M.A., University of Georgia; Ph.D., The Ohio State University.

Kala J. Melchiori, Assistant Professor of Psychology.
B.A., Marshall University; M.A., Loyola University Chicago; Ph.D., Loyola University Chicago.

Pradeep V. Menon, Assistant Professor of Biology. 
M.V.Sc., D.V.M., Kerala Agricultural University (India); Ph.D., University of Connecticut-Storrs.

Joi D. Merritt, Associate Professor of Early, Elementary and Reading Education.
B.S., Ph.D., University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.

Robert J. Mertens, Associate Professor of School of Art, Design & Art History.
B.F.A., The School of the Art Institute of Chicago; M.F.A., The University of Oregon.

Jonathan J. Miles, Professor of Integrated Science and Technology.
B.A., Clark University; Ph.D., University of Massachusetts at Amherst.

Cathryn S. Molloy, Associate Professor of Writing, Rhetoric and Technical Communication.
B.A., St. Joseph's University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Rhode Island.

Jonathan D. Monroe, Professor of Biology.
B.S., University of Michigan; Ph.D., Cornell University.

Fawn A. Montoya, Associate Dean, Honors College, Professor of History.
B.A., Brigham Young University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Arizona.

Debali Mookerjea-Leonard, Professor of English.
B.A., M.A., Jadavpur University (India); Ph.D., University of Chicago.

Colleen M. Moore, Assistant Professor of History.
B.A., American University; M.A., Ph. D., Indiana University-Bloomington.

Thomas E. Moran, Associate Professor of Kinesiology.
B.S., M.S., State University of New York at Cortland; Ph.D., University of Virginia.

Dana L. Moseley, Assistant Professor of Biology.
B.S., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Ph.D., University of Massachusetts Amherst.

Fariss T. Mousa, Professor of Business Administration.
B.A., M.B.A., Ph.D., Washington State University.

Margaret M. Mulrooney, Professor of History.
B.A., University of Delaware; M.A., Ph.D., The College of William & Mary.

Joy K. Myers, Head, Department of Early, Elementary and Reading Education; Associate Professor of Early, Elementary and Reading Education.
B.S., Missouri State University; M.Ed., Ph.D., The University of North Carolina at Greensboro.

Robert L. Nagel, Associate Professor of Engineering.
B.S., Trine University; M.S., Missouri University of Science and Technology; Ph.D., Oregon State University.

Carole L. Nash, Associate Professor of Integrated Science & Technology.
B.S., James Madison University; M.A., Bowling Green State University; Ph.D., Catholic University of America.

C. Leigh Nelson, Professor of Communication Studies.
B.A., M.A., Washington State University; Ph.D., Purdue University.

Nancy B. Nichols, Professor of Accounting; Graduate Program Director, Accounting.
B.A., University of South Florida; M.S., Ph.D., University of North Texas.

Yingjiu Nie, Associate Professor of Communication Sciences and Disorders.
B.Med., Nanhua University (China); M.Med., Capital University of Medical Sciences (China); M.A., Ph.D., University of Minnesota.

Michael L. Norton, Associate Professor of Computer Science.
B.M., James Madison University; M.A., Ph.D., The Ohio State University.

Luis J. Novoa, Assistant Professor of Computer Information Systems and Business Analytics.
B.S., Universidad de Los Andes; M.S., Universidad de los Andes; Ph.D., The George Washington University.

Susan B. Nye, Professor of Kinesiology.
B.S., Roanoke College; M.A., Ph.D., The Ohio State University.

Sarah O'Connor, Professor of Writing, Rhetoric and Technical Communication.
B.A., Brandeis University; M.F.A., University of Virginia.

John W. Ott, Professor of Art, Design and Art History.
B.A., Stanford University; M.A., Ph.D., University of California–Los Angeles.

Raktim Pal, Professor of Business Administration.
B.Tech, Indian Institute of Technology; M.S., Ph.D., Purdue University.

Maria Papadakis, Professor of Integrated Science and Technology; Graduate Program Director, Integrated Science and Technology (Malta).
B.A., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University; M.A., Ph.D., Indiana University.

Mark L. Parker, Professor of English.
B.A., University of Alabama; Ph.D., Harvard University.

Michael Rockwell Parker, Associate Professor of Biology.
B.S., University of Arkansas; M.S., Washington State University; Ph.D., Oregon State University.

Alex C. Parrish, Associate Professor of Writing, Rhetoric and Technical Communication.
B.F.A., Bemidji State University; M.A., York University (Toronto); Ph.D., Washington State University.

Elizabeth R. Pass, Associate Professor of Writing, Rhetoric and Technical Communication.
B.A., Texas A&M University; M.A., Ph.D., Texas Tech University.

Dena A. Pastor, Professor of Graduate Psychology.
B.A., Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin.

Joshua R. Pate, Associate Professor of Sport and Recreation Management.
B.S., M.S., Ph.D., University of Tennessee.

Marshall Pattie, Professor of Business Administration.
B.S., Texas Christian University; M.B.A., George Washington University; Ph.D., University of Texas at Arlington.

Andrew A. Peachey, Associate Professor of Health Sciences; Acting Academic Unit Head, Department of Health Sciences. 
B.S., Guilford College; M.A., Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Greensboro.

Liliokanaio Peaslee, Professor of Political Science.
B.A., University of Vermont; M.A., Ph.D., Brandeis University.

Connie L. Peterson, Associate Professor of Health Professions.
B.S., Indiana University; M.S., Ithaca College; Ph.D., University of Georgia.

John R. Peterson, Associate Professor of Music.
B.Mus., University of Western Ontario; M.M., University of Colorado; Ph.D., Florida State University.

Lori E. Piitz, Professor of Music.
B.M., University of Ottawa, Canada; M.M., D.M., Indiana University.

Erin G. Piker, Associate Professor of Communication Sciences and Disorders.
B.S., The College of William and Mary; Au.D., Vanderbilt Medical School; Ph.D., Vanderbilt University.

David J. Pope, Professor of Music.
B.M., University of Massachusetts; M.M., University of Rochester.

Samantha Prins, Interim Dean, College of Science and Mathematics; Professor of Mathematics and Statistics.
B.Sc., University of Auckland (New Zealand); M.S., Ph.D., University of Washington.

Joshua M. Pulos, Assistant Professor of Education.
B.F.A., Ed., Ph.D., University of Oklahoma.

,Ronald W. Raab, Professor of Integrated Science and Technology.
B.A., M.A., University of California–Santa Barbara; Ph.D., Texas A&M University.

Mark C. Rankin, Professor of English.
B.S.Ed, M.A., Ohio University; Ph.D., The Ohio State University.

Matthew E. Rebhorn, Professor of English.
B.A., University of Chicago; M.A., University of Virginia; M.Phil., Ph.D., Columbia University.

Steven A. Reich, Professor of History.
B.A., Lawrence University; Ph.D., Northwestern University.

Matthew R. Reidenbach, Assistant Professor of Accounting.
B.S., Grove City College; Ph.D., Drexel University.

Monica J. Reis-Bergan, Professor of Psychology.
B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Iowa State University.

Michael H. Renfroe, Professor of Biology.
B.S., North Carolina State University; M.S., The Ohio State University; Ph.D., M.Phil., Yale University.

Tobias Reynolds-Tylus, Assistant Professor of Communication Studies.
B.A., George Mason University; M.S.P., Florida State University; Ph.D., University of Oklahoma.

Sharlene R. Richards, Associate Professor of Communication Studies.
B.A., George Mason University; M.S.P., Florida State University; Ph.D., University of Oklahoma.

Benjamin S. Riden, Assistant Professor of Education.
B.A., Shippensburg University; M.Ed., University of Utah; Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University.

Don G. Rierson, Associate Professor of Music.
B.A., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; M.M., Ph.D., Florida State University.

Terrie K. Rife, Associate Professor of Biology.
B.S., Michigan State University; Ph.D., The Ohio State University.

John A. Robinson, Assistant Professor Integrated Science and Technology.
B.S., James Madison University; M.A., Ph.D., George Mason University.

Mark D. Rooker, Professor of Art, Design and Art History.
B.F.A., M.F.A., University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign.

Christopher S. Rose, Professor of Biology.
B.S., McMaster University; M.S., University of Victoria; A.M., Ph.D., Harvard University.

Jennifer G. Rosier, Assistant Professor of Communication Studies.
B.A., University of Maryland; M.A., Auburn University; Ph.D., Purdue University.

Ayasakanta Rout, Professor of Communication Sciences and Disorders; Graduate Program Director, Communication Sciences and Disorders - Clinical Audiology.
B.S., University of Bombay (India); M.S., All India Institute of Speech and Hearing; Ph.D., Purdue University.

Eric K. Ruple, Professor of Music.
B.M., M.M., Arizona State University; D.M.A., University of Michigan.

Amy Russell Yun, Assistant Professor of Health Professions.
B.A., Clark University; M.S., Springfield College; O.T.D., Nova Southeastern University.

Matthew A. Rutherford, Professor of Business Administration; Graduate Program Director, Business Administration.
B.S., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University; Ph.D., University of Georgia.

Sarah Carson Sackett, Associate Professor of Kinesiology. 
B.A., Hartwick College; M.S., University of North Carolina at Greensboro; Ph.D., Michigan State University.

Emil H. Salib, Professor of Integrated Science and Technology.
B.S., M.S., Cairo University; Ph.D., University of Wollongong (Australia).

Sofia Samatar, Associate Professor of English.
B.A., Goshen College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Alison D. Sandman, Associate Professor of History.
B.A., Harvard University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin–Madison.

Michael J. Saunders, Professor of Kinesiology.
B.S., M.A., East Tennessee State University; Ph.D., University of Georgia.

Bryan K. Saville, Professor of Psychology.
B.A., University of Minnesota; M.S., Saint Cloud State University; Ph.D., Auburn University.

Elena A. Savina, Professor of Graduate Psychology.
Specialist Diploma, Ph.D., Moscow State Pedagogical University; Ph.D., University of Central Arkansas.

Erika M. Sawin, Professor of Nursing.
B.S.N., Goshen College; M.S.N., The University of Texas at Austin; Ph.D., University of Virginia.

Amanda G. Sawyer, Associate Professor of Middle, Secondary and Mathematics Education.
B.S., M.A., University of South Carolina; Ph.D., University of Georgia.

John A. Scherpereel, Professor, Political Science; Graduate Program Director, Political Science.
B.A., University of Notre Dame; M.A., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin–Madison.

Kurt Schick, Professor of Writing, Rhetoric and Technical Communication.
B.A., University of Virginia; M.A., Mary Baldwin College; Ph.D., Texas Christian University.

Daniel Schill, Associate Professor of Communication Studies.
B.A., University of North Dakota; M.A., Ph.D., University of Kansas.

Mikaela Schmitt-Harsh, Assistant Professor of Biology.
B.A., Gustavus Adolfus College; M.S., M.P.A., Ph.D., Indiana University Bloomington.

Laura K. Schubert, Assistant Professor of Writing, Rhetoric and Technical Communication.
B.A., Eastern Mennonite University; M.A., Millersville University; Ph.D., Indiana University of Pennsylvania. 

Katherine A. Schwartz, Professor of Art, Design and Art History; Director, School of Art, Design and Art History.
B.S., Radford University; M.S., Florida State University; Ph.D., The University of Arizona.

Irana J. Scott, Associate Professor of Accounting.
B.B.A., M.A., East Tennessee State University; Ph.D., University of Memphis.

Kyle Seifert, Professor of Biology.
B.A., Augustana College; Ph.D., University of Florida.

Benjamin S. Selznick, Assistant Professor of Strategic Leadership Studies.
B.A., Dartmouth College; M.A., Ph.D., New York University.

Elias J. Semaan, Professor of Business Administration.
B.S., M.B.A., Lebanese American University; Ph.D., George Washington University.

Michael J. Seth, Professor of History.
B.A., M.A., State University of New York at Binghamton; Ph.D., University of Hawaii.

Maureen G. Shanahan, Professor of Art, Design and Art History.
B.A., Duke University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Michigan.

Maryam S. Sharifan, Assistant Professor of Early, Middle and Reading Education.
B.A., Allameh Tabatabiee University, Tehran; M.A., University of Tehran; Ph.D., State University of New York at Buffalo.

Dinesh Sharma, Associate Professor of Statistics
B.S., HNBGU Garhwal University; M.S., University of Tennessee; Ph.D., Florida State University.

Melanie Shoffner, Associate Professor of Middle, Secondary and Math Education.
A.B., M.A.T., Duke University; Ph.D., University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill.

David J. Shonk, Professor of Sport and Recreation Leadership.
B.S., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University; M.S., University of Maryland; Ph.D., The Ohio State University.

Melanie L. Shoup-Knox, Associate Professor of Psychology.
B.S., University of Pittsburgh; Ph.D., State University of New York at Albany.

John. M. Siegfried, Associate Professor of Mathematics and Statistics.
B.A., Juniata College; M.A., University of California, Santa Barbara; Ph.D., San Diego State University.

Sharon J. Simmons, Professor of Computer Science; Academic Unit Head, Department of Computer Science.
B.S., M.S., The University of Southern Mississippi; Ph.D., The College of William & Mary.

Whitney R. Simmons, Assistant Professor of Health Professions.
B.S., James Madison University; M.P.A.S., Shenandoah University.

Hannah K. Sions, Assistant Professor of Art, Design and Art History.
B.A., James Madison University; M.A., James Madison University; Ph.D., Virginia Commonwealth University.

Ashley Woolfolk Skelly, Associate Professor of Health Professions.
B.S., The College of William and Mary; M.M.S., Wake Forest University.

Kimberly H. Slekar, Associate Professor of Biology.
B.S., The Pennsylvania State University; Ph.D., Carnegie Mellon University.

Margaret F. Sloan, Director, School of Strategic Leadership, Professor of Strategic Leadership.
B.A., Alice Lloyd College; M.A., M.P.A., Ph.D., University of Kentucky.

Michael Smith, Head, School of Writing, Rhetoric and Technical Communication; Professor of Writing, Rhetoric and Technical Communication.
B.A., Knox College; M.F.A., Pennsylvania State University.

Sara M. Snyder, Assistant Professor of Educational Foundations and Exceptionalities.
B.S., M.Ed., Vanderbilt University; Ed.S., Lincoln Memorial University; Ph.D., University of Georgia.

James S. Sochacki, Professor of Mathematics and Statistics.
B.S., M.S., University of Michigan; Ph.D., University of Wyoming.

Hui He Sono, Head, Finance and Business Law; Professor of Business Administration.
B.A., China Foreign Affairs University (Beijing, China); M.A., Ph.D., The George Washington University.

Mary Jean Speare, Professor of Music.
B.M., Eastern New Mexico University; M.M., Southern Methodist University; Ph.D., Washington University.

Jonathan H. Spindel, Professor of Integrated Science and Technology.
B.S., Widener University; M.E.E., Rice University; Ph.D., University of Virginia.

Nathan R. Sprague, Associate Professor of Computer Science.
Sc.B., Brown University; M.S., Ph.D., University of Rochester.

Eric M. Stark, Associate Professor of Business Administration.
B.B.A., Ohio University; M.B.A., Wright State University; Ph.D., University of Arkansas.

Angela Renee Staton, Professor of Graduate Psychology.
B.S., M.Ed., James Madison University; Ph.D., University of Virginia.

Kevin J. Stees, Professor of Music.
B.S., University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign; M.M., Arizona State University.

Morgan M. Steffen, Assistant Professor of Biology.
B.S., Iowa State University; Ph.D., University of Tennessee.

Paulo R. Steinberg-Grikis, Associate Professor of Music.
B.M., Universidade de São Paulo; M.M., Arizona State University; D.M., Indiana University.

Alexis L. Stevens, Assistant Department Head, Associate Professor of Mathematics Education
B.A., Messiah College; M.S., Ph.D., Virginia Tech.

Carrie L. Stevens, Professor of Music.
B.M., University of Wisconsin; M.M., Boston University; D.M.A., University of Minnesota–Minneapolis.

Wren R. Stevens, Associate Professor of Art, Design and Art History.
B.S., M.A., James Madison University; Ph.D., Virginia Commonwealth University.

Anne L. Stewart, Professor of Graduate Psychology.
B.A., Purdue University; M.A.T., DePauw University; Ph.D., University of Virginia.

Gregory K. Stewart, Professor of Art, Design and Art History.
B.F.A., State University of New York at Brockport; M.F.A., Ohio University.

Michael C. Stewart, Assistant Professor of Computer Science. 
B.S., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; M.S., Ph.D. Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.

Trevor F. Stokes, Professor of Graduate Psychology.
B.A., University of Western Australia; M.A., Ph.D., University of Kansas.

Michael L. Stoloff, Professor of Psychology; Associate Dean, The Graduate School.
B.A., State University of New York at Binghamton; M.A., Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University.

David A. Stringham, Professor of Music.
B.M., M.M., Ph.D., University of Rochester.

Deborah C. Sturm, Professor, Graduate Psychology; Graduate Program Director, Counseling and Supervision.
B.A., Edinboro University of PA; M.A., Ph.D., University of North Carolina-Charlotte.

Pamela M. Sullivan, Professor of Early, Elementary and Reading Education.
B.A., Bryn Mawr College; M.A., Ed.S., University of South Florida; Ph.D., University of Virginia.

Debra L. Sutton, Associate Professor of Health Sciences.
B.S., M.A., Ball State University; Ph.D., The Pennsylvania State University.

Nicholas J. Swartz, Associate Professor of Political Science.
B.A., M.P.A., University of North Carolina at Wilmington; Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Charlotte.

David E. Szwedo, Associate Professor of Psychology.
B.A., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; M.A., University of Virginia; Ph.D., University of Virginia.

Jeffrey D. Tang, Professor of Integrated Science and Technology.
B.A., Northwestern University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania.

Allyson Mellberg Taylor, Associate Professor of Art, Design and Art History.
B.F.A., Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design; M.F.A., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Jennifer A. Taylor, Associate Professor of Political Science.
B.A., University of South Carolina; M.A., The Ohio State University; Ph.D., Old Dominion University.

Anthony A. Teate, Professor of Integrated Science and Technology.
B.S., Morehouse College; M.S., University of Michigan; Ph.D., University of South Florida.

Wayne S. Teel, Professor of Integrated Science and Technology.
B.S., Seattle Pacific University; M.S., Ph.D., Cornell University.

April L. Temple, Professor of Health Professions. 
B.S., Ph.D., University of South Florida. 

Amanda Cleveland Teye, Associate Professor of Political Science.
B.A., Claremont McKenna College; M.P.A., California State University; Ph.D., Claremont Graduate University.

Emma S. Thacker, Associate Professor of Early, Elementary and Reading Education.
B.A., Transylvania University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Kentucky.

Timothy G. Thomas, Associate Professor of Educational Foundations and Exceptionalities.
B.A., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; M.A., Ph.D., University of Virginia.

Mary Thompson, Professor of English.
B.A., M.A., University of Vermont; Ph.D., Bowling Green State University.

Geralyn R. Timler, Professor of Communication Sciences and Disorders; Graduate Program Director,
Communication Sciences and Disorders – Speech Pathology.
B.A., University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire; M.S., University of Wisconsin-Madison; Ph.D., University of Washington.

Brett C. Tjaden, Professor of Computer Science.
B.S., Haverford College; Ph.D., University of Virginia.

Mert Tokman, Professor of Business Administration.
B.B.A., Istanbul University; M.B.A., University of Arkansas–Little Rock; Ph.D., University of Alabama.

Karin L. Tollefson-Hall, Professor of Art, Design and Art History.
B.A., University of Northern Iowa; M.A., Ph.D., The University of Iowa.

Danielle M. Torisky, Associate Professor of Health Professions.
B.S., Seton Hill College; M.S., Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.

Lisa M. Tubach, Professor of Art, Design and Art History.
B.A., Macalester College; M.F.A., Michigan State University.

Sri Siddhi N. Upadhyay, Assistant Professor of Psychology.
B.A., Kent State University; M.S., Ph.D., Binghamton University.

Jo-Anne van der Vat-Chromy, Associate Professor of Music.
B.A., St. Mary's College of Maryland; M.M., Bowling Green State University; Ph.D., Florida State University.

William C. Van Norman Jr., Associate Professor of History; Graduate Program Director, History.
B.A., Arizona State University; M.A., Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Adam J. Vanhove, Associate Professor of Strategic Leadership Studies.
B.A.S., University of Minnesota Duluth; M.S., Ph.D., Colorado State University.

Bobby Vaziri, Assistant Professor of Computer Information Systems and Business Analytics.
B.S.E., University of Michigan; Ph.D., Purdue University.

Bisi T. Velayudhan, Assistant Professor of Biology.
D.V.M., M.V.Sc., Kerala Agricultural University (India); M.S., University of Connecticut; Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.

George S. Vidal, Assistant Professor of Biology.
A.B., Harvard University; Ph.D., Stanford University.

Marquis Walker, Assistant Professor of Biology.
B.S., Morgan State University; Ph.D., University of Maryland.

Jennifer R. Walsh, Assistant Professor of Health Professions.
B.S., M.S., Ph.D., University of Maine.

Timothy R. Walton, Associate Professor of Integrated Science and Technology.
B.A., College of William and Mary; Ph.D., University of Virginia.

Xunhua "Steve" Wang, Professor of Computer Science.
B.S., M.E., University of Science and Technology of China; Ph.D., George Mason University.

Stephanie A. Wasta, Professor of Educational Foundations and Exceptionalities; Graduate Program Director, Education – TESOL and Equity and Cultural Diversity.
B.A., Cornell College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Iowa.

Case Watkins, Assistant Professor of Justice Studies.
B.G.S., Louisiana State University; M.S., Texas State University; Ph.D., Louisiana State University.

Angela W. Webb, Assistant Professor of Middle, Secondary, and Mathematics Education.
B.S., Appalachian State University; M.Ed., Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Greensboro.

Gerald R. Weniger, Associate Professor of Health Professions; Graduate Program Director, Physician Assistant Studies.
B.S., Lock Haven University of Pennsylvania; M.Ed., University of Virginia; M.P.A.S., James Madison University; Ph.D., Liberty University.

David L. Wenos, Professor of Health Professions.
B.S., Utah State University; M.S., Ph.D., Indiana University.

Jeanne Z. Wenos, Associate Professor of Health Professions.
B.S., Wheaton College; M.S., P.E.D., Indiana University.

Maria Theresa Wessel, Professor of Health Sciences.
B.S., M.S.Ed., James Madison University; Ed.D., University of Virginia.

Stephanie T. West, Director, Hart School of Hospitality, Sport and Recreation Management, Professor of Sport and Recreation Management.
B.S., Auburn University; M.S., Georgia Southern University; Ph.D., Texas A&M University.

Emily M. Westkaemper, Associate Professor of History.
B.A., University of Virginia; Ph.D., Rutgers University, The State University of New Jersey.

Siân E. White, Professor of English.
B.A., University of California; M.A., Loyola Marymount University; Ph.D., University of Notre Dame.

William L. White, Academic Unit Head, Educational Foundations and Exceptionalities, Professor of Educational Foundations and Exceptionalities.
B.A., University of Virginia; M.A., Ed.D., West Virginia University.

Toni S. Whitfield, Professor of Communication Studies.
B.A., M.A., Ed.D., University of West Florida.

Bruce A. Wiggins, Professor of Biology.
B.S., The Pennsylvania State University; M.S., Ph.D., Cornell University.

William H. Wightman, Professor, Art, Design and Art History; Graduate Program Director, Art Education.
B.F.A., Virginia Wesleyan College; M.F.A., Radford University; Ph.D., The Ohio State University.

Diane M. Wilcox, Head, Learning, Technology and Leadership Education; Professor of Learning, Technology and Leadership Education.
B.B.A., The College of William & Mary; M.A., Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Kristophor R. Wiley, Assistant Professor of Educational Foundations and Exceptionalities.
B.A., Northwestern University; M.Ed., Drury University; Ph.D., University of Virginia.

Jacqueline A. Williams, Professor of Kinesiology.
B.S., M.S., State University of New York at Cortland; Ed.D., University of Massachusetts.

Mira Cole Williams, Associate Professor of Educational Foundations and Exceptionalities; Graduate Program Director, Inclusive Early Childhood Education.
B.A., M.T., Ph.D., University of Virginia.

James C. Willingham, Assistant Professor of Mathematics and Statistics.
B.E., M.Ed., Vanderbilt University; Ph.D., Middle Tennessee State University.

Donald R. Wilson, Associate Professor, Early, Elementary and Reading Education.
B.S., M.S., Clarion University of Pennsylvania; Ed.D., University of Pittsburgh.

Andrew D. Witmer, Associate Professor of History.
B.A., Taylor University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Virginia.

Christopher J. Womack, Professor of Kinesiology.
B.S., James Madison University; M.Ed., Ph.D., University of Virginia.

Chang Wan "Isaac" Woo, Associate Professor of Communication Studies.
B.S., Illinois State University; M.A., Indiana State University; Ph.D., University of Alabama.

William C. Wood, Head, Department of Economics; Professor of Business Administration.
B.A., Auburn University; Ph.D., University of Virginia.

Nicole S. Wright, Assistant Professor of Accounting. 
B.B.A., James Madison University; M.S., Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.

Roshna E. Wunderlich, Professor of Biology
B.A., University of Virginia; M.A., Ph.D., State University of New York at Stony Brook.

Louie L. Wurch, Assistant Professor of Biology.
B.S., Humboldt State University; Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Grace A. Wyngaard, Professor of Biology.
B.S., University of Rhode Island; M.S., University of South Florida; Ph.D., University of Maryland.

Emily R. Zane, Assistant Professor of Communication Sciences and Disorders.
B.A., University of Nevada, Las Vegas; M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., The Graduate Center, City University of New York.

Traci A. Zimmerman, Associate Dean, College of Arts and Letters; Professor of Writing, Rhetoric and Technical Communication.
B.A., M.A., James Madison University; Ph.D., Case Western Reserve University.

Tracy E. Zinn, Professor of Psychology.
B.A., West Virginia University; M.S., Ph.D., Auburn University.

Bryan Zugelder, Associate Dean College of Education, Associate Professor of Learning, Technology and Leadership Education.
B.S., University of Central Florida; M.S., The Florida State University; Ed.D., Nova Southern University.

Susan D. Zurbrigg, Professor of Art, Design and Art History.
B.A., Bard College; M.F.A., Indiana University.

Jeanette M. Zyko, Associate Professor of Music.
B.M., University of Hartford; M.M., Butler University; D.M.A., Manhattan School of Music.