2019-2020 Academic Catalog 
  
    Oct 14, 2019  
2019-2020 Academic Catalog

Directory



Board of Trustees

2018 - 2020 Officers

A. Alexander Taylor, II ‘75, Chair

P. Edwin Good ‘67, Vice Chair

Yendelela Neely Holston ‘03, Secretary

 

2017-2020

John Donald Anderson ‘66, Mooresville, North Carolina

Robert Blocker ‘68, H’92, Clinton, Connecticut

Lee C. Dilworth ‘83, Nashville, Tennessee

P. Edwin Good ‘67, Greenville, South Carolina*

Sean P. Hartness, Greenville, South Carolina

Robert E. Hill, Jr. ‘83, Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida

Stanford J. Jennings ‘84, Alpharetta, Georgia

Carl F. Kohrt ‘65. Salem, South Carolina

Susan T. Shi ‘71, H’10, Greenville South Carolina

A. Alexander Taylor, II ‘75, Charleston, South Carolina

Rachelle H. Thompson ‘92, Cary, North Carolina

William R. Timmons, III, Greenville, South Carolina

David Trone ‘77, Potomac, Maryland

Baxter M. Wynn, Greenville, South Carolina

John C. Yates, Atlanta, Georgia

*Term extended - serving as board officer

 

2018-2021

Kevin R. Bryant ‘85, Greenville, South Carolina

Kevin T. Byrne ‘91, Atlanta, Georgia

Richard Cullen ‘71, Richmond, Virginia

David G. Ellison ‘72, Greenville, South Carolina

David L. Hauser ‘73, Denver, North Carolina

Yendelela Neely Holston ‘03, Atlanta, Georgia

Mary Seawell Metz ‘58 Aiken, South Carolina

James M. Ney ‘64, Atlanta, Georgia

Brenda J. Thames, Anderson, South Carolina

Peace Sterling Sullivan, Bal Harbour, Florida

Tony R. Thene, Seneca, South Carolina

 

2019-2022

Christina Newsom Byron ‘91, Charlotte, NC

James A. Lanier, Jr. ‘79, Marietta, Georgia

Jason Richards ‘01, Greenville, South Carolina

Michael C. Riordan, Greenville South Carolina

Daniel S. Sanders, Jr. ‘86, Greenville, South Carolina

Matthew Walls Wilson, ‘86, Memphis, Tennessee

Richard N. Wrenn ‘74, Asheville, North Carolina

 

Trustees Emeriti

Robert H. Buckman, Memphis, Tennessee

Hardy S. Clemons H’94, San Antonio, Texas

Merl F. Code, Greenville, South Carolina

John C. Cothran ‘54, Greenville, South Carolina

W. Randy Eaddy ‘76, Winston-Salem, North Carolina

Sarah Belk Gambrell H’97, Charlotte, North Carolina

William B. Howes ‘59, Longboat Key, Florida

Richard W. Riley ‘54, H’79, Greenville, South Carolina

Leighan Roberts Rinker, Atlantis, Florida

Emilyn Childs Sanders, Greenville, South Carolina

Daniel S. Sanders, Greenville, South Carolina

Frank R. Shaw ‘61, Dawsonville, Georgia

Elizabeth Peace Stall H’07, Greenville, South Carolina

President’s Advisory Council

2018 - 2019 Executive Committee

Daniel A. Grover, Sr. ‘89, Chair

H. Bruce Haynes, Jr. ‘89, Vice Chair

Melissa W. Packman ‘93, Secretary

Benjamin A. Barnhill ‘98

James N. Martin ‘79

Mark W. Kinghorn ‘99, Immediate Past Chair

 

Candy Lee Anders ‘10, Greenville, South Carolina

Benjamin A. Barnhill ‘98, Greenville South Carolina

Venita T. Billingslea ‘81 Greenville, South Carolina

Douglas G. Brown ‘64, Greenville, South Carolina

William L. Carpenter ‘80, Greenville, South Carolina  

Daniel R. Carter ‘99, Holly Springs, North Carolina

Kimberly A. Chappell ‘88, Bordentown, New Jersey

Scott E. Craig, ‘96, Mableton, Georgia

I. Sylvia Crawley ‘58, Atlanta, Georgia

Fannie I. Cromwell ‘70, Greenville, South Carolina

Steve Davis, Greenville, South Carolina

James F. Downs ‘91, Charlotte, North Carolina

Ross T. Eldridge ‘98, Rosewell, Georgia  

Adnan Filipovic ‘06, Atlanta, Georgia

Brian J. Fisher ‘05, Greenville, South Carolina

Eugene J. Godbold ‘77, Atlanta, Georgia

Daniel A. Grover, Sr. ‘89, Greenville, South Carolina

Christopher R. Hardt ‘88, Atlanta, Georgia

H. Bruce Haynes, Jr. ‘89, Alexandria, Virginia

A. Hayden Hays ‘64, Greenville, South Carolina

Hal Henderson ‘92, Alpharetta, Georgia

Jack Heron, IV ‘10, Parris Island, South Carolina

Thomas F. Hewitt, Jr. ‘89, Charlotte, North Carolina

Kurt R. Hollar ‘77, Greenville, South Carolina

Lester A. Hudson, Jr. ‘61, Greenville, South Carolina

Jairy Hunter ‘89, Charleston, South Carolina

J. Tod Hyche ‘90, Greenville, South Carolina

Bennette E. Geer Keys, Greenville, South Carolina

Mark W. Kinghorn ‘99, Charlotte, North Carolina

Matt Marron ‘90, Greenville, South Carolina

James N. Martin ‘79, Alexandria, Virginia

Angus G. McEachran III ‘83, Greensboro, North Carolina

Laura Beth G. Medley ‘05 Taylors, South Carolina

Brett C. Merrill ‘05, Atlanta, Georgia

William R. Merritt ‘44, Greenville, South Carolina

D. Gregory Michell ‘90, Atlanta, Georgia

Kirby Mitchell ‘90, Greenville, South Carolina

Andrew J. Murphy ‘90, Atlanta, Georgia

Elizabeth C. O’Shields ‘93, Atlanta, Georgia

Reginald T. O’Shields ‘93, Atlanta, Georgia

J. Marvin Owen ‘77, Florence, South Carolina

Melissa W. Packman ‘93, Marietta, Georgia

Henry L. Parr, Jr. ‘73, Greenville, South Carolina

John L. Plyler, Jr. ‘56, Greenville, South Carolina

Wayne D. Reid ‘68, Atlanta, Georgia

Mark A. Rowe ‘99, Greer, South Carolina

Geoff W. Russell ‘91 Elon, North Carolina

Barbara K. Ryan ‘91 Irmo, South Carolina

George O. Short, Jr. ‘54, Greenville, South Carolina

Carl Sobocinski, Greenville, South Carolina

M. Carl Sullivan ‘92, Sunnyside, New York

Robert K. Taylor III, Greenville, South Carolina

Nick A. Theodore ‘52, H’93, Greenville, South Carolina

Henry B. Tomlin III, Greenville, South Carolina

Carrie R. Tucker ‘71, Lake Wylie, South Carolina

Margaret E. Ulmer ‘56, Greenville, South Carolina

Joseph P. Waters ‘05, Greenville, South Carolina

Daniel F. Williamson, Greer, South Carolina

Thad D. Wilson ‘05, Atlanta, Georgia

Melvin K. Younts ‘50, Fountain Inn, South Carolina

Alumni Board of Directors

2018-2019 Officers

C. Todd Malo ‘95, President

Henry E. Barton ‘84, Vice President

Rebecca Ann Armacost ‘89, Immediate Past President

 

2019

Josey Brewer ‘97, Greenville, South Carolina

Deborah Carico ‘85, Isle of Palms, South Carolina

David Feild ‘95, Greenville, South Carolina

Scott Graves ‘96, Blythewood, South Carolina

Rebecca Sigmund ‘80, Greenville, South Carolina

2020

Amy Bobb Breaux ‘84, Irmo, South Carolina

Caroline Dillard Brownlee ‘97, Piedmont, South Carolina

Todd Callaway ‘89, Ringgold, Georgia

Donald Corbin ‘64, Greenville, South Carolina

Sarah Armacost Holliman ‘86, Oakland, California

Charles Meisel ‘84, Castle Rock, Colorado

Dennis Smith ‘79, Garden City, South Carolina

Rodney Webb ‘02, Greenville, South Carolina

2021

Brian P. Geppi ‘04, Greenville, South Carolina

Patrick J. Kerley ‘04, Washington, District of Columbia

Cherod A. Webber ‘89, Mauldin, South Carolina

Kimberly Witherspoon ‘06, Greenville, South Carolina

2022

Evan Barber ‘94, Charlotte, North Carolina

Osa Benson ‘95, Greenville, South Carolina

Reginald Corley ‘98, Lexington, South Carolina

Scott Craig ‘96, Mableton, Georgia

David Egleston ‘97, Charleston, South Carolina

James Galbreth ‘98, Greenville, South Carolina

Shellie Hammock ‘01, Atlanta, Georgia

Latoya Mitchell Hodges ‘04, Raleigh, North Carolina

Robert Seagraves ‘02, Bishop, Georgia

Tara Winslow ‘95, Atlanta, Georgia

Senior Administrative Team

Elizabeth Davis (2014), Ph.D., President

Connie L. Carson (2008), M.Ed., M.B.A., Vice President for Student Life

Thomas E. Evelyn, II, (2016) M.A., Vice President for University Communications

W. Michael Hendricks (2015) M.A.T., Ed.D., Vice President for Enrollment Management

Susan A. Maddux (2018), M.P.A.C.C., C.P.A., Vice President for Finance and Administration

Heidi Hansen McCrory, (2018) M.A., Vice President for Development

Kenneth Dean Peterson, Jr. (1990), Ph.D., Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost

Jason C. Donnelly (2019), M.P.A., Athletics Director

Meredith E. Green ‘05 (2017), Esq. J.D., General Counsel

Michael E. Jennings (2017), Ph.D., Chief Diversity Officer

Elizabeth Ann Seman (2013), B.S., Chief of Staff/Liaison to Board of Trustees

   David P. Steinour (2017), M.B.A., Associate Vice President for Information Technology Services

Faculty

Christy Allen (2013), Associate Librarian, A.A. Coastal Carolina Community College; B.A., East Carolina University; M.L.S., University of North Carolina.

Karen E. Allen (2016), Assistant Professor of Earth and Enivronmental Sciences, B.A., Williams College; Ph.D., University of Georgia.

William Glen Allen (1987), Professor of Modern Languages and Literatures, B.A., Wake Forest University; M.A., Ph.D., University of North Carolina.

Christopher T. Alvin (2018), Assistant Professor of Computer Science, B.A., Ripon College; M.S., University of Wisconsin; M.S., Marquette University; Ph.D., Louisiana State University.

Loribeth M. Alvin (2018), Assistant Professor of Mathematics, B.S., University of Wisconsin, Oshkosh; M.S., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee.

Charles Brannon Andersen (1994), Professor of Earth and Environmental Sciences, B.S., Texas A&M University; M.S., Miami University; Ph.D., Syracuse University.

Erik Albert Anderson (2001), Associate Professor of Philosophy, B.A., University of Puget Sound; M.A., Ph.D., University of Connecticut.

Jedidiah Anderson (2017), Visiting Assistant Professor of History, B.A., University of Pittsburgh; M.A., American University of Beirut; Ph.D., Indiana University.

Mary Elizabeth Anderson (2018), Associate Professor of Chemistry, B.S., Samford University; Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University.

Sarah Archino (2015), Assistant Professor of Art, B.A., University of Florida; M.A., M. Phil., Ph.D., City University of New York.

John Stevenson Armstrong (2002), Associate Professor of Communication Studies, B.A., Pomona College; M.A., University of California; Ph.D., University of Utah.

Ruth F. Aronoff (2016), Assistant Professor of Earth and Environmental Sciences, B.A., Williams College; Ph.D., Purdue University.

Brittany B. Arsiniega (2018), Assistant Professor of Politics and International Affairs, B.A., University of Colorado; J.D., Ph.D. candidate, University of California.

Maegan M. Azar (2010), Associate Professor of Theatre Arts, B.S., East Tennessee State University; M.F.A., University of Alabama

Eiho Baba (2008), Associate Professor of Philosophy and Asian Studies, B.A., International Christian University, Japan; M.A., M.S., Ph.D., University of Hawaii at Manoa.

Laura Ellen Baker (2001), Assistant Librarian, B.A., Syracuse University; M.S.L.S., Clark Atlanta University.

William Mebane Baker (1994), Professor of Physics, B.S., Ph.D., North Carolina State University; M.S., University of North Carolina, Greensboro.

Janis Marie Bandelin (1996), Librarian, B.A., University of California, Davis; M.L.S., Ph.D., Texas Woman’s University.

John J. Banisaukas III (2003), Health Professions Advisor and Assistant Professor of Chemistry, B.S., M.S., Furman University; Ph.D., University of Florida.

Lisa B. Barksdale (1998-2000, 2008), Lecturer in Music, B.M., Furman University; M.M., Northwestern University. Part-time.

John Patrick Thaddeus Barrington (1996), Professor of History, B.A., University of Oxford; M.A., Ph.D., College of William & Mary.

Linda Boone Bartlett (1991), Professor of Modern Languages and Literatures, B.A., Wake Forest University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Virginia.

Theodore Lloyd Benson (1990), Walter Kenneth Mattison Professor of History, A.A., Empire State College; B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Virginia.

Blake J. Bent (2017), Visiting Assistant Professor of Psychology, B.S., University of Illinois; M.S., Ph.D., Old Dominion University.

Marian Osborne Berky (2018), Lecturer in Religion, B.A., Wake Forest University; M.Div., Southern Baptist Theological Seminary; M.A., Ph.D., Vanderbilt University. Part-time.

Jennifer A. Bernabe (2018), Visiting Instructor in Art, B.A., University of South Carolina; M.S., Savannah College of Art and Design.

Marianne Bessy (2008), Associate Professor of Modern Languages and Literatures, B.A., M.A., Universite Rennes II Haute Bretagne, France; M.A., University of Limerick, Ireland; Ph.D., Louisiana State University.

Mark S. Bettner (2019), Visiting Professor of Business and Accounting, B.S., Oregon State University; M.S., Virginia Tech University; Ph.D., Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX.

Karni Pal Bhati (2001), Associate Professor of English and Asian Studies, B.A., University of Jodhpur, India; M.A., M.Phil., Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda, India; M.A., M.F.A., Ph.D., University of Notre Dame.

Bryan Donald Bibb (2000), Professor of Religion, B.A., Furman University; M.Div., Ph.D., Princeton Theological Seminary.

Temi Bidjerano (2007), Associate Professor of Education, B.A., M.A., Sofia University, Bulgaria; M.S., Ph.D., State University of New York at Albany.

Christopher William Blackwell (1996), Professor of Classics, B.A., Marlboro College; Ph.D., Duke University.

Kerstin K. Blomquist (2011), Associate Professor of Psychology, B.A., Wellesley College; M.A., Ph.D., Vanderbilt University.

Jay Alexander Bocook (2000), Lecturer in Music, B.M., Furman University; M.M.E., Northeast Louisiana State University. Part-time.

Jordan C. Bounds (2019), Assistant Professor of Mathematics, B.A., Oberlin College; M.S., Kent State University; Ph.D., Bowling Green State University.

Elizabeth Bouzarth Foster (2011), Associate Professor of Mathematics, B.S., Dickinson College; Ph.D., University of North Carolina.

Roy Bower (2019),  Assistant Professor of Mathematics, B.S., John Carroll University; M.S., John Carroll University; M.S., Villanova University; M.S., University of South Carolina; Ph.D., University of South Carolina.

William Henry Brantley (1966), Professor of Physics, A.B., Mercer University; M.A., Ph.D., Vanderbilt University.

Gretchen Braun (2010), Associate Professor of English, B.A., Boston University; M.A., Stanford University; Ph.D., University of California, Davis.

Meghan E. Breen (2019), Assistant Professor of Chemistry, B.S., Eastern Illinois University; Ph.D., University of Michigan - Ann Arbor.

Michael Lee Bressler (1993), Professor of Politics and International Affairs, B.A., Ohio State University; A.M., Ph.D., University of Michigan.

Terri Lynn Bright (1999), Professor of Art, B.A., Connecticut College; M.F.A., University of Texas.

Mark Ewart Britt (1995), Professor of Music, B.M.E., Appalachian State University; M.M., Northwestern University; Ph.D., Florida State University.

Samuel Irving Britt (1992), Gordon Poteat Professor of Asian Studies and Religion, B.A., Furman University; M.Div., Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary; Th.M., Harvard Divinity School; Ph.D., University of Virginia.

Michael Richard Brodeur (2003), Associate Professor of Art, B.A., University of New Hampshire; M.F.A., Boston University.

Nathan D. Brown (2016), Assistant Professor of Modern Languages and Literatures, B.A., Furman University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Virginia.

Rhett Bennett Bryson, Jr. (1972), Professor of Theatre Arts, B.A., Florida State University; M.F.A., University of Georgia.

Karen L. Buchmueller, (2003-05, 2007) Associate Professor of Chemistry, B.A., College of Wooster; Ph.D., University of North Carolina.

Omar Carmenates (2008), Associate Professor of Music, B.M., University of Central Florida; M.M., University of North Texas; Ph.D., Florida State University.

Anna L. Cass (2016), Assistant Professor of Health Sciences, B.S., Furman University; M.P.H., University of Kentucky; Ph.D., University of South Carolina.

Jeremy Leeds Cass (2004), Professor of Modern Languages and Literatures and Associate Academic Dean, B.A., Furman University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Kentucky.

Anthony Caterisano (1984), Professor of Health Sciences, B.S., State University of New York at Brockport; M.A., Ph.D., University of Connecticut.

Margaret Pyfrom Caterisano (1986-97, 2004), Professor of Theatre Arts, B.A., Troy State University; M.F.A., University of Alabama.

Bryan Allen Catron (1997), Lecturer in Computer Science, B.A., Wake Forest University; M.C.S., University of Virginia. Part-time.

Robert Edward Chance (1988), Professor of Art, B.F.A., University of Hawaii; M.F.A., Virginia Commonwealth University.

Srikripa Chandrasekeran (2017), Assistant Professor of Biology, B.Sc., Mumbai University, India; M.Sc., Maharaja Sayajirao University, India; Ph.D., Louisiana State University.

Jagori Chatterjee (2019), Visiting Assistant Professor of Economics, B.S., University of Calcutta, India; M.S., University College London, UK; M.A., Ph.D., University of Washington, Seattle.

Randall L. Childree (2008-09, 2011), Associate Professsor of Classics, B.A., University of Alabama; M.A., Ph.D., University of Florida.

Erik Kristofer Ching (1998), Professor of History and Director of Undergraduate Research, B.A., Pacific Lutheran University; M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Santa Barbara.

Katie C. Christensen (2019), Visiting Assistant Professor of Mathematics, A.A., B.S., Indiana University Southeast, New Albany, IN; M.A., Ph.D., University of Louisville.                   

Matthew Charles Cohen (2015), Assistant Professor of Earth and Enivronmental Sciences, B.A., Centre College; M.C.P., University of Cincinnati; M.S., Northern Arizona University; Ph.D., Arizona State University.

Jennifer Lynn Colvin (2006), Assistant Librarian, B.A., George Fox University; M.L.S., Indiana University.

John R. Conrad (2008), Visiting Professor of Physics, B.S., Saint Mary’s University; Ph.D., Dartmouth College.

Nathaniel P.S. Cook (2008), Robert E. Hughes Associate Professor of Economics, B.A., Denison University; M.A., Ph.D., Michigan State University.

Teresa Nesbitt Cosby (2006), Associate Professor of Politics and International Affairs, B.A., J.D., Howard University.

Shaniece R. Criss (2016), Assistant Professor of Health Sciences, B.A., Oglethorpe University; M.P.H., Emory University; M.P.A., Sc.D., Harvard University.

Vaughn E. CroweTipton (2003), Associate Professor of Religion and University Chaplain, B.A., Mississippi College; M.Div., Southern Baptist Theological Seminary; Ph.D., Baylor University.

Anne Culberson (2007), Visiting Lecturer in Modern Languages and Literatures, B.S., Georgetown University; M.A., Brown University. Part-time.

Susan Smart D’Amato (1983), Professor of Physics, B.S., Furman University; M.S., Ph.D., University of South Carolina.

Mary Elisabeth Daub (2018), Assistant Professor of Chemistry, B.A., Williams College; Ph.D., University of California, Irvine.

Caroline J. Davis (2019), Visiting Lecturer in Theatre Arts, B.A., Furman University; M.F.A., Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX.

Elizabeth Davis (2014), Professor of Business and Accounting and President, B.B.A., Baylor University; Ph.D., Duke University.

John R. Daugherty (2018), Visiting Assistant Professor of Music, B.M. Texas Tech University; M.M., D.M.A., University of Michigan.

Carolyn A. Day (2012), Associate Professor of History, B.A., B.S., Louisiana State University; M. Phil., University of Cambridge; Ph.D., Tulane University.

Lorraine Catherine DeJong (1995), Associate Professor of Education, B.A., M.A., Cornell University; Ph.D., Florida State University.

Charles Arthur DeLancey (1981), Associate Professor of Communication Studies, B.A., Butler University; M.A., University of Georgia; Ph.D., University of Illinois.

Paige J. Dhyne (2019), Assistant Librarian, B.A., Grand Valley State University, Allendale, MI; M.A., University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, IL.

Matthew Dingledine (2019), Visiting Lecturer (Part-time), B.M., University of Miami, FL.

Benjamin Dobbs (2017), Lecturer in Music, B.A., University of Central Arkansas; M.M., Ph.D., University of North Texas. Part-time.

Weston Ridgway Dripps (2005),  Professor of Earth and Environmental Sciences and Executive Director of the Shi Center for Sustainability, B.A., Amherst College; M.S., Dartmouth College; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin.

Adi D. Dubash (2015), Assistant Professor of Biology, B.S., University of Texas; Ph.D., University of North Carolina.

Maria Carmela Epright (1999), Professor of Philosophy, B.A., St. Edward’s University; M.A., Ph.D., Loyola University of Chicago.

Mary Elizabeth Fairbairn (1994), Assistant Librarian, A.B., Occidental College; M.L.I.S., University of South Carolina.

Timothy Gene Fehler (1995), Professor of History, B.A., Baylor University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin.

Matthew Shepard Feigenbaum (1996), Professor of Health Sciences, B.A., M.A., Furman University; Ph.D., University of Florida.

David C. Fink (2013), Associate Professor of Religion, B.A., University of Minnesota, M.Div., Trinity International University, Ph.D., Duke University.

David J. Fleming (2009), Associate Professor of Politics and International Affairs, B.A. University of Notre Dame; M.A., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin.

Veronica Lee Flores (2019), Assistant Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience, B.S., University of California  -  San Diego; M.S., Ph.D., Brandeis University.

Hugh F. Floyd (2010), Professor of Music, B.M., Furman University; M.M., Eastman School of Music; D.M.A., University of Michigan.

Alexander T. Francis-Ratte (2016), Assistant Professor of Asian Studies, B.A., Williams College; M.A., Ph.D., Ohio State University.

Cleveland Robert Fraser (1983), Professor of Politics and International Affairs, B.A., University of Arizona; M.A., University of Toronto; Ph.D., Northwestern University.

Kelly Karinshak Frazier (2002), Lecturer in Health Sciences, B.S., James Madison University; M.A., Furman University. Part-time.

Linnea Ruth Freeman (2015), Assistant Professor of Biology, B.S., University of Massachusetts, Amherst; Ph.D., Medical University of South Carolina.

Sarah Frick (2009), Associate Professor of Mathematics, B.S., College of Charleston; Ph.D., University of North Carolina.

Ronald Joseph Friis (1999), Professor of Modern Languages and Literatures, B.A., Dickinson College; M.A. Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University.

Paula Susan Gabbert (1996), Professor of Computer Science, B.A., Goucher College; M.S., Ph.D., University of Virginia.

David Ignatius Gandolfo (2004-05, 2006), Associate Professor of Philosophy, B.S., Saint Joseph’s University; M.A., Columbia University; M.A., Ph.D., Loyola University.

Yang Gao (2018), Assistant Professor of Sociology, B.A., Peking University; M.Phil., Chinese University of Hong Kong; Ph.D., Vanderbilt University.

Virginia W. Gerde (2015), Professor of Business and Accounting, B.S., Princeton University; M.E., University of Virginia; Ph.D. Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.

William “Mac”, Jr. Gilliland, (2019), Assistant Professor of Chemistry, B.S., Davidson College; Ph.D., University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill.

CPT Samuel Given (2017), Instructor in Military Science, B.S., The Citadel.

Brian Christopher Goess (2006),  Professor of Chemistry, B.S., University of Notre Dame; Ph.D., Harvard University.

Donald Lloyd Gordon (1969), Professor of Politics and International Affairs and Executive Director of the Riley Institute, B.A., University of South Florida; M.A., Ph.D., University of Florida.

Elizabeth R. Gordon (2002), Lecturer in Chemistry, B.S., Mississippi State University, M.S., Furman University. Part-time.

Benjamin C. Grannan (2017), Assistant Professor of Business and Accounting, B.S., Lynchburg College; M.S., Ph.D., Virginia Commonwealth University.

Erik J. Grell (2016), Assistant Professor of Modern Languages and Literatures; B.A. St. Olaf College; Ph.D., University of North Carolina.

David Michael Gross (2001), Professor of Music, Artist’s Diploma, Hochschule für Musik und Theater Hannover, Germany; M.M., Yale School of Music; Diploma in Piano Performance and Pedagogy, Hochschule für Musik München, Germany; D.M.A., University of Illinois.

James Lee Guth (1973), William R. Kenan, Jr., Professor of Politics and International Affairs, B.S., University of Wisconsin; Ph.D., Harvard University.

Geoffrey Habron (2017), Professor of Earth and Environmental Science, B.A., University of Miami; M.S., Mississippi State University; Ph.D., Oregon State University.

Erin Rose Hahn (2005), Professor of Psychology, B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Carnegie Mellon University.

Nader Hakim (2019), Assistant Professor of Psychology, B.S., University of Michigan; M.A., Ph.D. candidate, University of Kansas.

Glen Arlen Halva-Neubauer (1988), Dana Professor of Politics and International Affairs, B.A., University of Iowa; Ph.D., University of Minnesota.

Vladimir Hamed-Troyansky (2019), Assistant Professor of History, M.A., Stanford University; M.Sc., University of Edinburgh; Ph.D., Stanford University.

Vivian Lacy Hamilton (2005), Lecturer in Music, B.M., Furman University; M.M., New England Conservatory of Music; D.M.A., University of South Carolina. Part-time.

Kelsey C. Hample (2017), Assistant Professor of Economics, B.A., Illinois Wesleyan University; M.A., Ph.D., North Carolina State University.

Dennis Charles Haney (1996), Professor of Biology, B.A., University of California, San Diego; M.S., Oregon State University; Ph.D., University of Florida.

Jonathan F. Handy (2016), Assistant Professor of Business and Accounting, B.A., University of Chicago; Ph.D., University of Alabama.

Timothy Wayne Hanks (1990), Professor of Chemistry, B.S., South Dakota School of Mines and Technology; Ph.D., Montana State University.

Jason D. Hansen (2011), Associate Professor of History, B.A., Sryacuse University; Ph.D., University of Illinois.

Pamela K. Hanson (2019), Professor of Biology, B.S., Rhodes College; Ph.D. Emory University.

John Michael Harris (2000), Professor of Mathematics and Faculty Director of the Cothran Center for Vocational Reflection, B.S., Furman University; M.S., Ph.D., Emory University.

Lane J. Harris (2009), Associate Professor of History and Asian Studies, B.A., Drake University; M.A., Washington University; Ph.D., University of Illinois.

David A. Harrisville (2018), Visiting Assistant Professor of History, B.A. Carleton College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin.

Amina A. Hasan-Birdwell (2017), Assistant Professor of Philosophy, B.A., Hampshire College, M.A., Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University.

Casey Hawthorne (2016), Assistant Professor of Mathematics, B.S., Davidson College; M.S., University of New Hampshire; Ph.D., University of California, San Diego.

Christopher Andrew Healy (1999), Professor of Computer Science, B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Florida State University.

Harris McDonald Heath (1997), Professor of Education, B.A., Benedict College; M.A., New York University; Ph.D., Duke University.

Gregg A. Hecimovich (2018), Professor of English, B.A., Washington College; M.A., Johns Hopkins University; Ph.D., University of Delaware.

Nelly J. Hecker (1979), Professor of Education, B.S., M.P.E., Springfield College; Ed.S., Ph.D., University of Georgia.

Alan Scott Henderson (1998), Professor of Education, B.A., Florida State University; M.A., Johns Hopkins University; Ph.D., State University of New York at Buffalo.

Jessica Hennessey (2009), Associate Professor of Economics, B.A., Carleton College, Ph.D., University of Maryland.

Shane Herron (2011), Assistant Professor of English, B. A. New York University; M.A., Ph.D., State University of New York at Buffalo.

Eli Vincent Hestermann (2003), Professor of Biology and Executive Director of the Institute for the Advancement of Community Health, B.S., Purdue University; Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Darren Hudson Hick (2018), Visiting Assistant Professor of Philosophy, B.A., Trent University; M.Phil., University of Wales, Lampeter; Ph.D., University of Maryland.

David M. Hollis (2008), Associate Professor of Biology, B.A., M.A., California State University, Fresno; Ph.D., University of Notre Dame.

Elizabeth W. Holt (2016), Assistant Professor of Health Sciences, B.A., Duke University; M.P.H., Yale University; Ph.D., Tulane University.

Michelle Horhota (2008), Associate Professor of Psychology and Associate Dean for Advising and Mentoring, B.S., University of Toronto; M.S., Ph.D., Georgia Institute of Technology.

Randolph E. Hutchison (2011), Associate Professor of Health Sciences, B.S. Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University; M.S., Ph.D., Clemson University.

Kevin Richmond Hutson (2002-03, 2006), Professor of Mathematics, B.A., Hendrix College; M.S., Ph.D., Clemson University.

Christopher Hutton (2003), Professor of Music, B.M., Boston University; M.M., D.M.A., Eastman School of Music.

Brandon M. Inabinet (2009), Associate Professor of Communication Studies, B.A., Furman University, M.A., Ph.D., Northwestern University.

Lauren E. Jarocha (2019), Assistant Professor of Chemistry, B.A., Carlton College; Ph.D., University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill.

Michael E. Jennings (2017), Professor of Education, B.A., Hampton University; M.A., Ph.D., University of North Carolina.

Anna Barbrey Joiner (1997), Lecturer in Music, B.M., Furman University; M.M., M.M.E., D.M., Florida State University. Part-time.

Thomas Witherington Joiner (1994), Professor of Music, B.M., Furman University; M.C.M., Southern Baptist Theological Seminary; D.M., Florida State University.

Amy E. Jonason (2016), Assistant Professor of Sociology, B.A., Calvin College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Notre Dame.

Jason Cannon Jones (2008), Associate Professor of Economics, B.S., Utah State University; Ph.D., University of North Carolina.

Hyoun-A Joo (2019), Assistant Professor of Modern Languages, M.A., Freie Universität Berlin; Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University.

Nadia Kanagawa (2018), Assistant Professor of History and Asian Studies, B.A., Yale University; M.A., Ph.D. candidate, University of Southern California.

J. Cecilia Kang (2015), Associate Professor of Music, B.M., University of Toronto; M.M., University of Southern California; D.M.A., University of Michigan.

Mohammed Taha Kasim (2016), Assistant Professor of Economics, B.A., University of Minnesota, Duluth; Ph.D., Georgia State University.

Katherine Palmer Kaup (1997), Professor of Asian Studies and Politics and International Affairs, A.B., Princeton University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Virginia.

Carmen Sofia Kearns (1994), Professor of Modern Languages and Literatures, B.A., Universidad Industrial de Santander, Spain; M.A., Ph.D., University of Illinois.

Katherine A. Kelly (2012), Associate Professor of Education, B.A., State University of New York, Cortland; M.A., Ph.D., University of North Carolina, Charlotte. 

Laura E. Kennedy (2012), Associate Professor of Music, B.M., Wheaton College Conservatory of Music; Ph.D., University of Michigan.

Kailash Khandke (1995), Professor of Economics, B.A., University of Bombay, India; M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Davis.

Mark Frode Kilstofte (1992), Professor of Music, B.M., St. Olaf College; M.M., D.M.A., University of Michigan.

Eunice S. Kim (2018), Associate Professor of Classics, B.A., Brown University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Washington.

Cynthia P. King (2006), Professor of Communication Studies, B.S., M.A., Auburn University; Ph.D., University of Maryland.

Lisa Irene Knight (2004), James B. Duke Professor of Religion and Asian Studies, B.A., Oberlin College; M.A., Ph.D., Syracuse University.

Stephanie M. Knouse (2009), Associate Professor of Modern Languages and Literatures, B.A. Towson University; M.A., Middlebury College; Ph.D., University of Florida.

Grant Whitfield Knox (2013), Associate Professor of Music, B.M., M.M., Eastman School of Music; D.M.A., Northwestern University.

Kenneth H. Kolb (2008), Associate Professor of Sociology, B.A., Bates College, M.A., Ph.D., University of North Carolina.

Daniel Martin Koppelman (1996), Professor of Music, B.M., San Francisco State University; M.M., Indiana University; Ph.D., University of California, San Diego.

Harry Kuoshu (2005), Professor of Asian Studies, B.A., Beijing Foreign Studies University; M.A., University of Massachusetts, Boston; M.A., Ph.D., Cornell University.

Janet D. Kwami (2009), Associate Professor of Communication Studies, B.A., Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Ghana; M. Phil., University of Ghana; Ph.D., University of Oregon.

Angeli Leal (2014), Lecturer in Modern Languages and Literatures, B.A., Barnard College; M.A., University of Virigina. Part-time.

Richard Letteri (1989), Professor of Communication Studies, B.A., Edinboro University of Pennsylvania; M.A., Ph.D., Ohio University.

Gregory Paul Lewis (2000), Professor of Biology, B.S., Furman University; Ph.D., Cornell University.

Thomas Michael Lewis (1991), Professor of Mathematics, B.A., Marquette University; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin.

Min-Ken Liao (2000), Henry Keith and Ellen Hard Townes Professor of Biology and Executive Director of the Faculty Development Center, B.S., National Taiwan University; M.S., Ph.D., University of Illinois.

George Burke Lipscomb (2002), Professor of Education, B.A., Davidson College; M.A., Wake Forest University; Ph.D., University of Florida.

Annalise S. Loehr (2019), Visiting Assistant Professor of Sociology, B.A., University of Notre Dame, IN; M.A., Indiana University, Bloomington, IN; Ph.D. Candidate, Indiana University.

Kyle C. Longest (2009), Associate Professor of Sociology, B.A., Indiana University; Ph.D., University of North Carolina.

Ramon Lopez (2018), Post-Doctoral Teaching Fellow in Politics and Interational Affairs, B.A., University of Central Florida; M.A., Ph.D. candidate, University of Chicago.

Angelica Maria Lozano-Alonso (2001), Professor of Modern Languages and Literatures, B.A., University of Colorado; Ph.D., Cornell University.

Marta Lukacovic (2016), Assistant Professor of Communication Studies, B.A., B.S., Ferris State University; M.A., Ph.D., Wayne State University.

Heather J. MacArthur (2018), Visiting Assistant Professor of Psychology, B.A., Trent University; B.A., University of New Brunswick; M.S., Pennsylvania State University.

Kristy Maher (1993), Professor of Sociology, B.A., St. Michael’s College; M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., Yale University.

Cherie Cannon Maiden (1983), Lois Aileen Coggins Professor of Modern Languages and Literatures, A.B., M.A., Washington University; Ph.D., University of Illinois.

Jeffrey M. Makala (2015), Associate Librarian and University Archivist, B.A., Colgate University; M.L.I.S., University of Illinois; M.A., Trinity College; Ph.D. candidate, University of South Carolina.

Akan Malici (2005), Professor of Politics and International Affairs, B.A., University of Tuebingen, Germany; M.A., Ph.D., Arizona State University.

Gary Jay Malvern (1983-88, 1989), Professor of Music, B.M., Oberlin College Conservatory; M.M., M.M.A., D.M.A., Yale University School of Music.

Maj. Christopher Manganaro (2019), Professor of Military Science

Lourdes Manyé (1993-94, 1995), Professor of Modern Languages and Literatures, Licenciatura (B.A.), Universidad Autonoma de Barcelona, Spain; M.A., Ph.D., University of South Carolina.

Adrián Pablo Massei (2000), Associate Professor of Modern Languages and Literatures, Licenciatura en Comunicación Social, Universidad Nacional de Córdoba, Argentina; M.A., Ph.D., University of Iowa.

Michael R. May (2019), Assistant Professor in Art, B.F.A., Ball State University; M.F.A., Miami University.

John A. McArthur III (2018), Associate Professor of Communication Studies, B.S., Furman University; M.Ed., University of South Carolina; Ph.D., Clemson University.

William David Ross McClain (1999), Associate Professor of Art, B.A., Western Kentucky University; M.A., M.F.A., University of Iowa.

Michael J. McClimon (2014), Lecturer in Music, B.M., Furman University; M.M., Ph.D., Indiana University.

Connie U. McDowell (2006), Clincal Faculty in Education, B.A., M.Ed., Ph.D., Clemson University.

Marion Edward McHugh III (2010), Associate Professor of Business and Accounting, B.A., California State University, San Bernardino; M.B.A., University of California, Irvine; Ph.D., University of Arkansas.

Melinda Jill Menzer (1996), Professor of English, B.A., Williams College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Texas.

Joseph J. Merry (2015), Assistant Professor of Sociology, B.A., John Carroll University; M.A., Ph.D., Ohio State University.

Jeffrey A. Michno (2017), Assistant Professor of Modern Languages and Literatures, B.A., B.S., College of Charleston; M.A., Ph.D. candidate, University of Texas.

Christian R. Millichap (2018), Assistant Professor of Mathematics, B.S., Dickinson College; Ph.D., Temple University.

Caroline Curry Mills (2008), Associate Librarian, B.A., Wofford College, M.I.L.S., University of South Carolina; Ph.D., Clemson University.

David Allen Moffett (1999), Henry Keith and Ellen Hard Townes Professor of Physics, B.S., M.S., North Carolina State University; Ph.D., New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology.

Ashley B. Morris (2019), Associate Professor of Biology, B.S., University of the South, Sewanee; M.S., University of Tennessee; Ph.D., University of Florida.

Laura Leigh Morris (2015), Assistant Professor of English, B.A., Carnegie Mellon University; M.F.A., West Virginia University; Ph.D., Texas A&M University.

Michael Scott Murr (1998), Assistant Professor of Health Sciences, B.A., Furman University; M.S., Slippery Rock State University; Ed.D., University of Georgia.

Suresh Muthukrishnan (2002), Professor of Earth and Environmental Science, B.S., Anna University, India; M.S., M.T., Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay; Ph.D., Purdue University.

Savita Nair (2003), Professor of History and Asian Studies, B.S., Carnegie Mellon University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania.

Brent Franklin Nelsen (1989), Professor of Politics and International Affairs, B.A., Wheaton College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin.

Margaret Jane Oakes (1996), Professor of English and Director of Writing Programs, B.A., J.D., University of Illinois; M.A., Northwestern University; Ph.D., Stanford University.

Matthew William Olson (2002), Professor of Music, B.M., M.M., Northwestern University; D.M.A., University of Illinois.

Stephen O’Neill (1987), Professor of History, B.A., Furman University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Virginia.

Jay Edward Oney (1996), Professor of Theatre Arts, B.A., Furman University; M.A., Pennsylvania State University; Ph.D., Ohio State University.

Burket Oztas (2017), Assistant Professor of Politics and International Affairs, B.S., Binghamton University; B.A., Bilkent University, Turkey; Ph.D., University of Florida.

Chiara Palladino (2018), Assistant Professor of Classics, B.A., M.A., Ph.D. candidate, Universita degli Studi di Bari, Italy.

Derek Jacob Parsons (1988), Professor of Music, B.M., University of Western Ontario; M.M., D.M.A., University of Michigan. 

Frances Willard Pate (1964), Professor of English, B.A., Ph.D., Emory University; M.A., Vanderbilt University.

Brian Timothy Patrick (1992), Professor of Health Sciences, B.S., Furman University; M.S., Ph.D., University of Illinois.

Travis William Perry (2000), Professor of Biology, B.S., Furman University; Ph.D., University of New Mexico.

Kenneth Dean Peterson, Jr. (1990), John D. Hollingsworth, Jr., Professor of Economics and Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost, B.S., Iowa State University; M.A., Ph.D., State University of New York at Stony Brook.

Jeffrey Thomas Petty (1995), Professor of Chemistry, B.S., Furman University; Ph.D., University of California.

Arthur Joseph Pollard II (1988), Rose J. Forgione Professor of Biology, B.S., Duke University; Ph.D., University of Cambridge.

Beth Anne Pontari (2001), Professor of Psychology and Associate Provost for Engaged Learning, B.A., Colgate University; M.S., Ph.D., University of Florida.

Craig P. Price (2019), Visiting Instructor of Music, B.M., Furman University; M.M., Manhattan School of Music; D.M.A. Candidate, University of South Carolina.

Vernon L. Prosser (2019), Professor of Education (Clinical Faculty), B.S., Ph.D., Clemson University; M.S., University of South Carolina.

Jeanne Provost (2011), Associate Professor of English, B. A. Carleton College; M.A. University of Kentucky; Ph.D. University of California, Santa Barbara.

Adam L. Putnam (2018), Assistant Professor of Psychology, B.A., Earlham College; M.A., Ph.D., Washington University.

John E. Quinn (2012), Associate Professor of Biology, B.A., B.S., Drake University; M.S., University of Louisiana, Monroe; Ph.D., University of Nebraska.

Santiago M. Quintero (2018), Assistant Professor of Modern Languages and Literatures, B.A., Universidad de los Andes, Columbia; M.A., Vanderbilt University; Ph.D., University of Notre Dame.

Nicholas Frederick Radel (1986), Professor of English, B.A., University of Cincinnati; M.A., Ph.D., Indiana University.

William Albrecht Ranson (1979), Professor of Earth and Environmental Sciences, B.S., University of North Carolina; M.S., Louisiana State University; Ph.D., University of Massachusetts.

Ilka Rasch (2007), Associate Professor of Modern Languages and Literatures, Zwischenprüfung, University of Kiel, Germany; M.A., University of Utah; Ph.D., University of Michigan.

Jason Rawlings (2010), Associate Professor of Biology, B.S., Furman University; Ph.D., University of Kentucky.

Julian Albert Reed (2002), Professor of Health Sciences, B.A., Hobart and William Smith Colleges; M.S.Ed., University of Miami; Ph.D., University of Northern Colorado.

Onarae Vashun Rice (2006), Associate Professor of Psychology, B.S., Wofford College; M.A., Ph.D., State University of New York at Stony Brook.

Stephen Todd Richardson (1986), Associate Librarian, B.A., Furman University; M.L.S., University of South Carolina.

Maria R. Rippon (2005), Assistant Professor of Modern Languages and Literatures, B.A., Mount Saint Mary’s College; Ph.D., University of North Carolina.

Alison M. Roark (2012), Associate Professor of Biology, B.S., University of Virgina; Ph.D., University of Florida.

Sandra Goldsmith Roberson (1999), Professor of Business and Accounting, B.A., B.S., Fairmont State College; M.A., West Virginia University.

Mara E. Robu (2018), Lecturer in Biology, B.S., M.S., University of Bucharest, Romania; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin.

Eunice Rojas (2018), Associate Professor of Modern Languages and Literatures, B.A., Emory University; M.A., University of Georgia; J.D., University of Puerto Rico; Ph.D., University of Virginia.

Scott David Salzman (1998), Associate Librarian, B.S., State University of New York at Cortland; M.A., New York University; M.L.S., University of Arizona.

Sue Samuels (2019), Director of Bands, B.M., Furman University; M.M., Georgia State University; Ph.D., Auburn University.

Jessica Sauve-Syed (2018), Assistant Professor of Economics, B.A., Ph.D., Syracuse University.

Lynne Piper Shackelford (1982), Professor of English, B.A., College of William and Mary; M.A., Ph.D., University of North Carolina.

MSG Keving Shepard (2017), Instructor in Military Science, B.A., Ashford University.

George C. Shields (2016), Professor of Chemistry, B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Georgia Institute of Technology.

Barbara Adaline Siefert (2014), Visiting Assistant Professor of Education, B.A., Clemson University; M.Ed., Converse College; Ph.D., University of North Carolina, Charlotte.

Brian Siegel (1981), Professor of Anthropology, B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin.

J. Aaron Simmons (2011), Associate Professor of Philosophy, B.A., Lee University; M.A., Florida State University; M.A., Ph.D., Vanderbilt University.

Megan M. Slining (2013), Associate Professor of Health Sciences, B.A., Western Washington University; M.S., M.P.H, Tufts University; Ph.D., University of North Carolina.

Nancy Sloan (1996), Assistant Librarian, B.A., Otterbein College; M.L.S., University of Pittsburgh.

Elizabeth Sue Smith (1998), Professor of Politics and International Affairs, B.A., University of North Carolina; Ph.D., University of Minnesota.

Thomas Ira Smythe, Jr. (2001), Professor of Business and Accounting, B.S., Furman University; M.B.A., George Mason University; Ph.D., University of South Carolina.

Roger A. Sneed (2007), Associate Professor of Religion, B.A., M.A., University of Tulsa; M.Div., Emory University; Ph.D., Vanderbilt University.

Benjamin J. Snyder (2017), Associate Professor of Health Sciences, B.S., Furman University; M.S., University of Arizona; Ph.D., Ohio University.

Eric J. Sobolewski (2016), Assistant Profesor of Health Sciences, B.S., M.S., Utah State University; M.B.A., Weber State University; Ph.D., University of North Carolina.

David Scott Spear (1982), William E. Leverette, Jr., Professor of History, B.A., Lawrence University; M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Santa Barbara.

Michele Speitz (2012), Associate Professor of English, B.A., California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo; M.A. University of California, Santa Cruz; Ph.D., University of Colorado.

Greg Gardner Springsteen (2006), Professor of Chemistry, B.A., University of Virginia; Ph.D., North Carolina State University.

Grace Stadnyk (2019), Assistant Professor of Mathematics, B.A., Hamilton College; M.S., Ph.D. Candidate, North Carolina State.

Cinnamon Ashley Stetler (2006), Associate Professor of Psychology, B.A., Wellesley College; M.A., Washington University, Ph.D., University of British Columbia.

Mark Alan Stone (1997), Associate Professor of Philosophy, B.A., Furman University; M.A., Ph.D., Vanderbilt University.

Benjamin W. Storey (2005), Associate Professor of Politics and International Affairs, B.A., University of North Carolina; M.A., Ph.D., University of Chicago.

Jenna S. Storey (2018), Assistant Professor of Politics and International Affairs, B.A., Boston University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Chicago.

Jeanine P. Stratton (2005), Associate Professor of Business and Accounting, B.S., Western Michigan University; M.S., Ph.D., Florida State University.

Marian Elizabeth Strobel (1981), William Montgomery Burnett Professor of History, B.A., Mount Holyoke College; M.A., Ph.D., Duke University.

Judy Lytell Stuart (1999), Associate Professor of Education, B.A., Louisiana Tech University; M.Ed., Ph.D., University of New Orleans.

Claude Norris Stulting, Jr. (1993), Associate Professor of English and Religion, B.A., University of Virginia; M. Div., Duke University; Ph.D., University of Virginia. Part-time.

Suzanne Burger Summers (1999), James C. Self Professor of Business and Accounting, B.S., University of South Carolina; M.A., Ph.D., University of Georgia.

Michael Thomas Svec (1998), Professor of Education, B.S., University of Illinois; Ph.D., Indiana University.

Andrea Tartaro (2011), Associate Professor of Computer Science, B.A., Brown University; M.A., Columbia University; Ph.D., Northwestern University.

Edvard R. Tchivzhel (2009), Distinguished Visiting Professor of Music, M.M., D.M., Leningrad State Conservatorium, Russia.

Alfons Hermann Teipen (1997), Professor of Religion, Vordiplom, Universität, Tubingen, Germany; M.A., Ph.D., Temple University.

Aristide Francis Tessitore (1992), Professor of Politics and International Affairs, A.B., Assumption College; M.Div., Weston School of Theology; M.A., Ph.D., Boston College.

Joni Tevis (2008), Bennette E. Geer Associate Professor of English, B.A., Florida State University; M.F.A., Ph.D., University of Houston.

Natalie S. The (2011), Associate Professor of Health Sciences, B.S., Furman University; M.P.H., Emory University; Ph.D., University of North Carolina.

Adam M. Thomas (2016), Tocqueville Postdoctoral Fellow in Politics and International Affairs, B.A., Furman University; Ph.D. candidate, Boston College.

Paul Lee Thomas II (2002), Professor of Education, B.A., M.Ed., Ed.D., University of South Carolina.

Dewitt T. Tipton, Jr. (2008), Lecturer in Music, B.M., Mars Hill College; M.M., D.M.A., University of Illinois. Part-time.

Izumi Tokunaga (1999-2001, 02-03, 2007) Lecturer in Asian Studies, B.A., Seinan Gakuin University; M.A., University of Illinois. Part-time.

Courtney L. Tollison (2005), Distinguished University Public Historian and Scholar, B.A., Furman University; M.A., Ph.D., University of South Carolina.

Charles Boyd Tompkins (1986), Professor of Music, B.M., D.M.A., Eastman School of Music; M.M., University of Michigan.

Allison Trainer (2017), Assistant Professor of Music, B.S. Indiana University; M.M., University of Cincinnati; D.M.A., Stony Brook University.

Kevin Siegfried Treu (1992), Professor of Computer Science, B.S., Allegheny College; M.S., Ph.D., University of Virginia.

Victoria Lynn Turgeon (1998), Professor of Biology, B.A., Randolph-Macon Woman’s College; Ph.D., Wake Forest University.

Helen Lee Turner (1981-82, 1983), Dorothy and B.H. Peace, Jr. Professor of Religion, B.A., Wake Forest University; M.Div., D.Min., Vanderbilt University; Ph.D., University of Virginia.

James David Turner (1979), Professor of Physics, B.S., Wake Forest University; Ph.D., Duke University.

Robert Lee Underwood (2006), Professor of Business and Accounting, B.S., M.B.A., University of Alabama; Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.

Christain Danielle Vinson (1995), Professor of Politics and International Affairs, B.A., Furman University; M.A., Ph.D., Duke University.

Shameera A. Virani (2019), Coordinator, Teacher to Teacher Residency Program (Clinical Faculty), B.A., M.A., Furman University.

Paul Stephen Wagenknecht (2003), Professor of Chemistry, B.S., Furman University; Ph.D., Stanford University.

Erin Wamsley (2014), Associate Professor in Psychology, B.A., Guilford College; Ph.D., City University of New York.

Dake Wang (2007), Associate Professor in Physics, B.S., Sichuan University, China; M.S., Ph.D., Auburn University.

Jue Wang (2017), Assistant Professor of Economics, B.A., B.S., Dickinson College; M.A., Ph.D., University of California, San Diego.

Timothy Wardle (2012), Associate Professor of Religion, B.A., Wheaton College; M.A., Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel; Ph.D., Duke University.

Carolyn Coker Joslin Watson (1989), Professor of Art, B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of North Carolina.

J. Stephen Watson (2008), Lecturer in Music, B.A., Newberry College; M.M., University of Miami. Part-time.

John Fleetwood Wheeler (1991), Professor of Chemistry and Associate Provost for Integrative Science, B.S., Georgetown College; Ph.D., University of Cincinnati.

Sandra Kay Wheeler (1992), Senior Research Associate and Lecturer in Chemistry, B.A., Ph.D., University of Cincinnati.

Claire Elizabeth Whitlinger (2015), Assistant Professor of Sociology, B.A., George Washington University; M.S., Ph.D., University of Michigan.

Mark Richard Woodard (1989), Professor of Mathematics, B.S., Indiana University of Pennsylvania; M.A., Ph.D., Indiana University.

Daniel J. Worden (2016), Assistant Professor of Modern Languages and Literatures, B.A., M.A., University of Oregon; M.A., Ph.D., Princeton University.

Sarah Elizabeth Worth (1999), Professor of Philosophy and Faculty Development Center Fellow, B.A., Furman University; M.A., University of Louisville; Ph.D., State University of New York at Buffalo.

Wade Bolton Worthen (1988), Professor of Biology, B.S., Bucknell University; M.S., Ph.D., Rutgers University.

Laura Lee Wright (1983), Professor of Chemistry, B.S., California State University, Dominguez Hills; M.S., Ph.D., University of California, Riverside.

Shusuke Yagi (1989), Professor of Asian Studies, B.A., International Christian University, Japan; M.A., Ph.D., University of Washington.

Jeffrey Jon Yankow (1999), David C. Garrett, Jr. Professor of Economics, B.A., Wilkes University; M.A., Ph.D., Ohio State University.

Edward Yazijian (2008-2014, 2015), Lecturer in Asian Studies and Religion, B.A., Syracuse University; A.M., Ph.D., University of Chicago. Part-time.

Elizabeth Christopher Young (2000), Assistant Librarian, B.S., Barrington College; M.L.S., University of Rhode Island.

Qiaosi Joyce Yuan (2019), Visiting Instructor of Asian Studies, B.S., University of British Columbia; M.A., Columbia University.

Dongming Zhang (2008), Associate Professor of Asian Studies, B.A., Peking University, China; M.A., University of Colorado; Ph.D., Cornell University. 

Emeriti

David Emory Shi (1994-2010), President Emeritus, B.A., Furman University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Virginia.

William Hale Aarnes (1981-2016), Professor of English Emeritus, B.A., Oberlin College; M.A., Catholic University; M.A., Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University.

Kenneth Clyde Abernethy (1983-2014), Herman N. Hipp Professor of Computer Science Emeritus, B.S., University of North Carolina, Charlotte; M.A., Ph.D., Duke University.

Donald Paul Aiesi (1965-67, 1970-2018), Professor of Politics and International Affairs Emeritus, B.A., Stetson University; J.D., Duke University; M.A., Emory University; Ph.D., University of Florida.

Charles Lang Alford III (1971-2003), James C. Self Professor of Business Administration Emeritus, B.A., Wofford College; Ph.D., University of Alabama.

Gilbert Bruce Allen (1977-2015), Bennette E. Geer Professor of Literature Emeritus, B.A., M.F.A., Ph.D., Cornell University.

James Thomas Allen, Jr. (1987-2018), Professor of Computer Science, B.A., M.A., Memphis State University; M.S., University of South Carolina; Ph.D., University of Georgia.

Robert Ellsworth Arnold (1988-2000), Associate Professor of Economics and Business Administration Emeritus, B.S., Miami University; M.A., Gannon University.

Charles Anthony Arrington, Jr. (1964-65, 1967-2008), William R. Kenan, Jr., Professor of Chemistry Emeritus, B.S., Furman University; M.S., Ph.D., Harvard University.

Judith Gatlin Bainbridge (1976-2007), Professor of English Emerita, B.A., Mary Washington College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Iowa.

John Dean Batson (1982-2018), Professor of Psychology Emeritus, B.A., Furman University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Virginia.

John Stephen Beckford (1976), Professor of Music, B.M., M.F.A., D.M.A., University of Iowa.

Albert Lemuel Blackwell (1971-2004), Reuben B. Pitts Professor of Religion Emeritus, B.S., Massachusetts Institute of Technology; B.D., Harvard Divinity School; Ph.D., Harvard University.

William Dennis Blaker (1990-2015), Professor of Biology Emeritus, A.B., Washington University; Ph.D., University of Missouri.

Doris Alexander Blazer (1970-95), Associate Professor of Education Emerita, B.A., University of North Carolina; M.A., Furman University; Ph.D., University of South Carolina.

John Martin Block (1968-2005), Professor of History Emeritus, B.A. Furman University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin.

Daniel Boda (1967-94), Professor of Music Emeritus, B.M., Florida State University; M.M., Eastman School of Music; Ph.D., Florida State University.

David Herbert Bost (1981-2018), Professor of Modern Languages and Literatures, B.A., University of North Carolina, Charlotte; M.A., Ph.D., Vanderbilt University.

Bruce Lynn Brown (1984-2017), Professor of Economics Emeritus, B.A., M.S., Baylor University; Ph.D., University of South Carolina.

Charles Maurice Cherry (1969-71, 1974-2013), Carey Shepard Crantford Endowed Professor of Modern Languages and Literatures Emeritus, B.A., Furman University; M.A., University of South Carolina; Ph.D., Northwestern University.

Robert Carl Chesebro (1965-2015), Charles Ezra Daniel Professor of Music, B.S., Wisconsin State University; M.M., D.M., Indiana University.

Jane Scofield Chew (1980-2014), Professor of Modern Languages and Literatures Emerita,, B.A., Queens College; M.A., Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University.

John Glenwood Clayton (1972-2004), Librarian Emeritus, B.A., Wake Forest University; M.L., University of South Carolina; B.D., Ph.D., Southern Baptist Theological Seminary.

Carl Thomas Cloer, Jr. (1974-2004), Professor of Education Emeritus, B.S.Ed., Cumberland College; M.Ed., Clemson University; Ph.D., University of South Carolina.

Paul Martin Cook II (1976), Professor of Mathematics, B.S., M.S., University of Mississippi; Ph.D., Florida State University.

James Dan Cover (1971-2002), Professor of Sociology Emeritus, B.A., California State University at Long Beach; M.A., California State University at Los Angeles; Ph.D., University of Cincinnati.

Jerry Lynn Cox (1976-2018), Professor of Modern Languages and Literatures, B.A.,Wichita State University; M.A., University of Colorado; M.S., Ph.D., Indiana University.

John Henry Crabtree, Jr. (1957-93), Professor of English Emeritus, B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of North Carolina; D.Hum., Furman University.

Stanley John Hutchison Crowe (1974-2012), Professor of English Emeritus, M.A., University of Edinburgh; Ph.D., Washington University.

Dixon Courson Cunningham (1976-2002), Professor of Economics and Business Administration Emeritus, B.A., Erskine College; M.B.A., University of South Carolina; D.B.A., University of Virginia.

Douglas Matthew Cummins (1997-2010), Professor of Theatre Arts Emeritus, B.M.Ed., M.F.A., M.Div., Texas Christian University; Ph.D., Texas Tech University.

Frederick Dale Current (1979-99), Associate Professor of Economics and Business Administration Emeritus, B.A., Franklin and Marshall College; M.B.A., Michigan State University.

James Creighton Edwards (1970-2011), Professor of Philosophy Emeritus, B.A., Furman University; M.A., University of Chicago; Ph.D., University of North Carolina.

Gilles Olivier Jean-Pierre Einstein (1977), Willliam M. Kenan, Jr. Professor of Psychology, B.A., Lafayette College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Colorado.

Philip Lovin Elliott (1967-99), Professor of English Emeritus, B.A., Furman University; M.A., University of North Carolina; Ph.D., University of Georgia.

Gilbert Wayne Fairbanks (1964-2000), Professor of Biology Emeritus, B.S., Trinity College; M.A., Wesleyan University; Ph.D., University of South Carolina.

Ramon Fernandez-Rubio (1970-96), Professor of Modern Languages Emeritus, S.C.J., S.Sc.D., University of Havana; M.S., Kansas State Teachers College; Ph.D., University of Georgia.

Thomas Earl Flowers (1959-89), Professor of Art Emeritus, B.A., Furman University; M.F.A., University of Iowa.

Robert Dutton Fray (1971-2018), Professor of Mathematics, B.S., Roanoke College; Ph.D., Duke University.

Trudy Hines Fuller (1983-2013), Professor of Musis Emerita, B.A., M.A., University of North Colorado; D.M.A., University of Arizona.

John Michael Garihan (1979-2016), Professor of Earth and Environmental Sciences Emeritus, B.A., Franklin and Marshall College; Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University.

Francis Courtland Raoul Gilmour (1981-96), Associate Professor of Drama Emeritus, B.A., Ed.M., Harvard University; Ph.D., Loyola University; M.F.A., Ohio University.

Sallie Jeanette Grant (1971-93), Professor of Education Emerita, B.S., M.S., Florida State University; Ph.D., University of Illinois.

Angela C. Halfacre (2008), Professor of Earth and Environmental Sciences and Politics and International Affairs , B.A., Furman University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Florida.

Michael Erwin Hammett (1962-2000), Professor of Mathematics Emeritus, B.A., Furman University; M.S., Ph.D., Auburn University.

Gary Reeves Harris (1969-99), Professor of Education Emeritus, B.A., M.Ed., Ph.D., University of North Carolina.

Hazel Wiggins Harris (1969-2005), Professor of Education Emerita, A.B., Meredith College; M.A.T., Ed.D., Duke University.

Leslie Wayne Hicken (1993), Charles E. Daniel Professor of Music, B.A., Eastman School of Music; M.A., Columbia University; Ph.D., Indiana University.

Philip George Hill (1964-98), Professor of Drama Emeritus, B.A., University of Florida; M.A., University of North Carolina; Ph.D., Tulane University.

Mary Jean Horney (1979-2014), Frederick W. Symmes Professor of Economics Emerita, B.A., Agnes Scott College; M.A., Ph.D., Duke University.

Archie Vernon Huff, Jr. (1968-2003), Professor of History Emeritus, B.A., Wofford College; M.Div., Yale University; M.A., Ph.D., Duke University, D.Hum., Furman University.

James William Johnson (1957-94), Associate Professor of Economics and Business Administration Emeritus, B.S., University of Tampa; M.B.A., Emory University.

Edward Brodus Jones (1956-96), Gordon Poteat Professor of Chinese Studies and Professor of History Emeritus, B.A., Furman University; M.A., University of North Carolina; Ph.D., Duke University.

Noel Andrew Patrick Kane-Maguire (1973-2011), Professor of Chemistry Emeritus, B.S., B.S. Honours, Ph.D., University of Queensland, Australia.

Kirk R. Karwan (2005-17), John D. Hollingsworth, Jr. Professor of International Business Emeritus, B.E.S., M.S.E., Johns Hopkins University; Ph.D., Carnegie Mellon University.

Robert Withers Kelly (1964-88), Professor of Biology Emeritus, A.B., Centre College; M.S., University of Oregon; Ph.D., University of Missouri.

Joe Madison King (1953-88), Professor of Religion Emeritus, B.A., Louisiana Technical University; B.D., Southern Baptist Theological Seminary; Th.M., Th.D., New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary.

Lon Bishop Knight, Jr. (1971), Charles Ezra Daniel Professor of Chemistry, B.S., Mercer University; Ph.D., University of Florida.

Ramon Kyser (1971-95), Professor of Music Emeritus, B.A., M.M., Westminster Choir College; D.M.A., Peabody Conservatory of Music.

William John Lavery (1968-2006), Professor of History Emeritus, A.B., DePauw University; M.A., Ph.D., University of North Carolina.

James Berry Leavell (1974-2006), Herring Professor of Asian Studies and History Emeritus, B.A., M.A., Baylor University; Ph.D., Duke University.

Anne Leen (1981-2018), Professor of Classics Emerita, B.A., Smith College; Ph.D., University of Cincinnati.

Jane Miller Love (2001-18), Associate Professor of Humanities Emerita, B.A., M.A., Vanderbilt University; Ph.D., University of Florida.

Douglas Malcolm MacDonald (1970-99), Professor of Philosophy Emeritus, A.B., College of William and Mary; M.A., University of New Mexico; M.A., Ph.D., Vanderbilt University.

William Duncan McArthur, Jr. (1971-2007), Professor of English Emeritus, B.A., University of the South; M.A., Ph.D., University of North Carolina.

Edgar Vernon McKnight (1962-98), William R. Kenan, Jr., Professor of Religion Emeritus, B.S., College of Charleston; M.Div., Ph.D., Southern Baptist Theological Seminary.

Ruby Norris Morgan (1968-2018), Professor of Music Emerita, B.S., Winthrop College; M.M., D.M., Florida State University.

Raymond Fidalis Moss (1987-2016), Professor of Health Sciences Emeritus, B.S., William Jewell College; M.Ed., Ph.D., University of Texas.

Thomas Ray Nanney (1960-2001), Herman N. Hipp Professor of Computer Science Emeritus, B.S., University of North Carolina; Ph.D., University of South Carolina.

Elaine Cathcart Nocks (1973-2011), Professor of Psychology Emerita, B.A., Winthrop College; M.A., University of Florida; Ph.D., University of North Carolina.

Cheryl Cook Patterson (1986-2010), Professor of Business and Accounting Emerita, B.A., University of Alabama; M.S., Ph.D., Clemson University.

Harlan Richard Patton (1985-2016), Professor of Modern Languages and Literatures Emeritus, B.A., Carroll College; M.A., Ph.D., Michigan State University.

Patricia Lynn Pecoy (1986-2014), Professor of Modern Languages and Literatures Emerita, B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Michigan.

Marianne Momcilovich Pierce (1997), Professor of Business and Accounting, B.S., M.A., West Virginia University; Ph.D., University of Georgia.

James Milton Pitts (1967-2003), Professor of Religion Emeritus, B.A., Furman University; M.Div., Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary; D.Min., Southern Baptist Theological Seminary.

John Terry Poole (1969-2012), Professor of Mathematics Emeritus, B.S., University of North Carolina, M.A., Ph.D., University of Maryland.

Hayden Samuel Porter Jr. (1979-2012), Professor of Computer Science Emeritus, B.S., Ph.D., University of Cincinnati.

Frank Marion Powell (1974-2011), Professor of Health and Exercise Science Emeritus, B.S., Georgetown College; M.A., University of North Carolina; Ph.D., Florida State University

Alvin L. Prince III (1980), Professor of Modern Languages and Literatures, B.S.Ed., M.Ed., Ph.D., University of Georgia.

Lesley Ann Quast (1976-2015), Professor of Education Emerita, B.A., Saint Andrews Presbyterian College; M.Ed., Virginia Commonwealth University; Ed.D., University of Alabama.

Douglas Frank Rall (1976), Herman N. Hipp Professor of Mathematics, B.A., M.S., Ph.D., University of Iowa.

David Eugene Redburn (1990-2013), Professor of Sociology Emeritus, B.A., North Carolina State University; Ph.D., University of Utah.

Alice Ruth Reid (1956-85), Professor of Health and Physical Education Emerita, A.B., Valdosta State College; M.A., Columbia University; Ph.D., State University of Iowa.

Shirley Ann Ritter (1984-2014), Professor of Education Emerita, B.S., Indiana University of Pennsylvania; M.E.S., University of Queensland, Australia; Ph.D., University of Illinois.

Robert David Roe (1977-2018), Professor of Economics, B.A., Bucknell University; M.A., Ph.D., Duke University.

William Elford Rogers (1974-2010), Bennette E. Geer Professor of Literature Emeritus, B.A., Yale University; Ph.D., University of North Carolina.

David Whitt Rutledge (1980-2014), Reuben B. Pitts Professor of Religion Emeritus, A.B., College of William and Mary; M.Div., Duke University; M.A., Ph.D., Rice University.

Kenneth Aaron Sargent (1968-2007), Professor of Earth and Environmental Sciences Emeritus, B.A., Furman University; M.S., Ph.D., University of Oklahoma.

Bruce Warder Schoonmaker (1977-2018), Professor of Music, B.A., Furman University; M.Mus., D.M.A., Northwestern University.

David Edward Shaner (1982-2013), Herring Professor of Asian Studies and Philosophy Emeritus, B.A., College of Idaho; M.A., Ph.D., University of Hawaii.

Nancy Lee Shell (1982-2018), Professor of Mathematics Emerita, B.S., Furman University; M.S., Ph.D., University of Virginia.

John Carroll Shelley, Jr. (1980-2013), Professor of Religion Emeritus, B.S., Clemson University; M.Div., Southern Baptist Theological Seminary; Ph.D., Vanderbilt University.

Wade Hampton Sherard III (1968-70,1973-2015), Professor of Mathematics Emeritus, B.S., The Citadel; M.A., University of South Carolina; Ph.D., George Peabody College.

Daniel Craig Sloughter (1986), Professor of Mathematics, B.S., Gonzaga University; M.A., Ph.D., Dartmouth College.

John Alan Snyder (1971-2009), Professor of Biology Emeritus, B.A., Western Reserve University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Michigan.

Albert Bingham Somers (1973-98), Professor of Education Emeritus, A.B., M.Ed., University of North Carolina; Ph.D., Florida State University.

Richard Olof Sorensen (1974-2003), Professor of Art Emeritus, B.F.A., Minneapolis School of Art; M.F.A., Pratt Institute; Ph.D., Ohio University.

Richard Alexander Stanford (1968-2008), David C. Garrett, Jr., Professor of Economics Emeritus, B.A., Furman University; Ph.D., University of Georgia.

Alma Davis Steading (1970-87), Associate Librarian Emerita, B.A., Furman University; M.A., University of South Carolina; M.A., Presbyterian School of Christian Education; M.S.L.S., George Peabody College.

Lewis Palmer Stratton (1967-2000), Professor of Biology Emeritus, B.S., Juniata College; M.S., University of Maine; Ph.D., Florida State University.

William Davis Thomas, Jr. (1989), Professor of Music, B.M., Mars Hill College; M.C.M., Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary; D.Mus., Florida State University.

Laura Kathryn Thompson (1987), Dana Professor of Biology, B.S., James Madison University; M.S., Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Larry Stanley Trzupek (1974-2005), Professor of Chemistry Emeritus, B.S., Loyola University; Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Robert Cinnamond Tucker (1947-79), Librarian Emeritus, A.B., B.S., M.A., Louisiana State University; Ph.D., University of North Carolina.

Herbert Burnette Tyler (1986-98), Professor of Education Emeritus, B.A., Furman University; M.Ed., Ph.D., University of South Carolina.

Diane Catherine Vecchio (1996), Professor of History, B.A., State University of New York at Cortland; M.A., Ph.D., Syracuse University.

Bingham Lafayette Vick, Jr. (1970-2010), Professor of Music Emeritus, B.A., Stetson University; M.M., Ph.D., Northwestern University.

Robin Ellen Visel (1990-2009), Professor of English Emerita, B.A., City College of the City University of New York; M.A., Ph.D., University of British Columbia.

Carolyn Delores Wallin (1964-90), Associate Professor of Health and Physical Education Emerita, B.S., M.Ed., University of Houston.

Marie A. Watkins (2003-15), Associate Professor of Art Emerita, B.A., Furman University; M.S., Clemson University; M.A., Tulane University; Ph.D., Florida State University.

Norman Everett Whisnant (1964-2008), Professor of Modern Languages and Literatures Emeritus, B.A., Carson-Newman College; M.A., University of Tennessee; Ph.D., University of North Carolina.

Philip Connor Winstead (1972-2001), Professor of Education Emeritus, B.A., Davidson College; M.A., Appalachian State University; Ed.D., Duke University.

Veronica Piazza Yockey (1977-2010), Professor of Health Sciences Emerita, B.S., M.Ed., Ed.D., University of Southern Mississippi.

Long Xu (1988-2009), Professor of Modern Languages and Literatures and Asian Studies Emeritus, B.A., Shanghai Teachers University; M.A., East China Normal University; Ph.D., University of Nebraska.