Meet Our Faculty

Meet Our Faculty

 

School of Arts and Sciences

Art History and Museum Studies

Kristen Carter , Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Art History
  • building is Polk Museum of Art - room is 2nd Floor
  • 863.688.7743 x232

H. Alexander Rich , Ph.D.

Department Chair
Associate Professor
Executive Director, Polk Museum
George & Dorothy Forsythe Endowed Chair in Art History & Museum Studies
  • building is Polk Museum of Art
  • 863.688.7743 x234

Art History and Museum Studies Adjunct Faculty

Jeffrey Boe

Adjunct Faculty

building is Branscomb
phone number 863.680.3921

E-maile-mail Jeffrey Boe

Laura Putnam

Adjunct Faculty

building is Polk Museum of Art
phone number 863.688.7743 x288

E-maile-mail Laura Putnam

Biology

Susan Banks , Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Biology
  • building is Citrus - room is 304
  • 863.680.4325

Ashley Bowers-Macrander

Instructor of Biology
  • building is Polk Science - room is 102

Christopher Brandon , Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Biology
  • building is Polk Science - room is 140
  • 863.680.4353

Mary Crowe , Ph.D.

Professor of Biology

Allison Durland Donahou , Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Marine Biology
  • building is Polk Science - room is 144
  • 863.680.4490

Brittany Gasper , Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Biology
  • building is Berry Citrus Science - room is 203
  • 863.680.4998

Eric Kjellmark , Ph.D.

Professor of Biology
  • building is Polk Science - room is 127
  • 863.680.6284

Gabriel Langford , Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Biology
George W. Truitt Chair in the Sciences
  • building is Polk Science - room is 130
  • 863.680.4318

Melanie Langford , Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Marine Biology
  • building is Berry Citrus Science - room is 202
  • 863.680.4580

Jason Macrander , Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Marine Biology
  • building is Polk Science - room is 129
  • 863.680.4351

Timothy Moore

Visiting Instructor of Biology
  • building is Polk Science - room is 136

Nancy Morvillo , Ph.D.

Professor of Biology
Department Chair
Nelson C. White Chair in the Life Sciences
  • building is Polk Science - room is 126
  • 863.680.6240

Kevin Raisch

Visiting Instructor for Biology
  • building is Berry Citrus Science Building - room is C306
  • 863.680.4462

Robert Scharping , Ph.D.

Visiting Instructor of Biology

Katherine Upshaw , M.S.

Instructor of Biology
  • building is Polk Science Building - room is 102

Christy Wolovich , Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Biology
  • building is Polk Science - room is 139
  • 863.680.5076

Larry Young

Instructor of Biology
  • building is Polk Science - room is 130

Chemistry and Physics

Deborah Bromfield-Lee , Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Chemistry
  • building is Polk Science - room is 216
  • 863.680.4321

Jarrod F. Eubank , Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Chemistry
  • 863.680.4199

Carmen Gauthier , Ph.D.

Professor of Chemistry
Jessie Ball duPont Fund Chair in the Natural Sciences
  • building is Polk Science - room is 217
  • 863.680.4320

Jason Montgomery , Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Chemistry
  • building is Polk Science - room is 218
  • 863.680.4322

Ronald Pepino , Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Physics
  • building is Polk Science - room is 214
  • 863.680.3776

Shameka Shelby , Ph.D.

Department Chair
Associate Professor of Chemistry
  • building is Polk Science - room is 213
  • 863.680.4128

Citrus and Horticultural Science

Malcolm Manners , Ph.D.

Professor of Citrus Science
Program Coordinator
John and Ruth Tyndall Chair in Citrus Sciences
  • building is Berry Citrus Science Building - room is 308
  • 863.680.4337

Communication

Pamela Dykes , Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Communication
  • building is Chatlos Building
  • 863.680.6168

Katherine Loh , Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Communication
  • building is Chatlos Building - room is F
  • 863.680.3531

Cara T. Mackie , Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Communication
Department Chair
  • building is Chatlos Building
  • 863.680.3863

Alex Ortiz , Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Communication
  • building is Chatlos Building
  • 863.680.3003

Mike Trice , Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Communication
  • building is Chatlos Building
  • 863.680.4155

Computer Science

Kyle Burke

Assistant Professor of Computer Science
  • building is Weinstein Computer Science Center - room is 115

Jonathan Cazalas , Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Computer Science
  • building is Weinstein Computer Science Center - room is 117
  • 863.680.6283

Matthew Eicholtz , Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Computer Science
  • building is Weinstein Computer Science Center - room is 118
  • 863.680.5056

Jason Lewis , Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Computer Science
  • building is Weinstein Computer Science Center - room is 116
  • 863.680.4473

Christian Roberson , Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Computer Science
Department Chair
  • building is Weinstein Computer Science Center - room is 119
  • 863.680.5058

Dance

Erin LaSala Phillips , MFA

Associate Professor of Dance
Program Coordinator
  • 863.680.5060

Dance

Allison Baber

Adjunct Dance Professor

E-maile-mail Allison Baber

Nicholas S. Daulton-Crotty

Adjunct Dance Instructor

E-maile-mail Nicholas S. Daulton-Crotty

Jamie L. Gilliam

Adjunct Dance Instructor

E-maile-mail Jamie L. Gilliam

Catherine Inzirillo

Adjunct Dance Professor

E-maile-mail Catherine Inzirillo

Alexander Jones

Adjunct Dance Professor

E-maile-mail Alexander Jones

Leah Pinder

Adjunct Professor

E-maile-mail Leah Pinder

English

Erica H. Bernheim , Ph.D.

Professor of English
  • building is Christoverson Humanities - room is 309
  • 863.680.4324

Catherine R. Eskin , Ph.D.

Associate Professor of English & Modern Languages
  • building is Christoverson Humanities - room is 320
  • 863.680.4345

Brad Hollingshead , Ph.D.

Provost
Dahl and Lottie Pryor Chair in English
  • 863.680.4124

Keith Huneycutt , Ph.D.

Professor of English
  • building is Christoverson Humanities - room is 319
  • 863.680.4344

Jennifer Leigh Moffitt , Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of English
  • 863.680.4342

Rebecca Saulsbury Bravard , Ph.D.

Associate Professor of English
  • building is Christoverson Humanities - room is 316
  • 863.680.4348

Peter Schreffler , Ph.D.

Associate Professor of English
Department Chair
  • building is Christoverson Humanities - room is 328
  • 863.680.4343

History and Political Science

R. Bruce Anderson , Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Political Science; Pre-Law Adviser
Dr. Sarah D. and L. Kirk McKay Jr. Chair in American History, Government, and Civics
  • building is Ordway - room is 128
  • 863.680.4311

Anna Caney , Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of History
  • building is Ordway - room is 130
  • 863.680.4969

James M. Denham , Ph.D.

Professor of History
  • building is McKay Archives
  • 863.680.4312

Kelly McHugh , Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Political Science
Department Chair
  • building is Ordway - room is 131
  • 863.680.4313

Richards Plavnieks , Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of History
  • building is Ordway - room is 129
  • 863.680.4314

Mathematics

Roxanne Back , Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Mathematics
  • building is Polk Science - room is 141
  • 863.680.4982

Jason Elsinger , Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Mathematics
  • 683.380.4852

Jazmine Everheart

Director of Institutional Research
Adjunct Faculty
  • building is Thad Buckner Building - room is 207
  • 863.680.3004

Silvano Falcao

Instructor of Mathematics
  • building is Polk Science - room is 143
  • 863.680.3746

Daniel Jelsovsky , Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Mathematics
  • building is Polk Science - room is 142
  • 863.680.3748

Susan McLoughlin

Visiting Professor of Mathematics
  • building is Polk Science - room is PS 146

Susan Serrano , Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Mathematics
Department Chair
  • building is Polk Science - room is 141
  • 863.680.4331

David Valdivia Jr. , Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Mathematics
  • building is Polk Science - room is 132
  • 863.680.3770

Modern Languages

Jose Manuel Garcia , Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Spanish
Program Coordinator
  • building is Christoverson Humanities - room is 326
  • 863.680.4309

Melissa Garr , Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Spanish
  • building is Christoversen Humanities - room is 317
  • 863.680.4201

Music

Jeffrey Benatar , DMA

Assistant Professor of Music
Director of Jazz Studies
  • building is Music Building - room is 112
  • 863.680.4136

Fen-Fang Chen , Ph.D., D.A.

Associate Professor of Music
Director of Piano and Keyboard Studies
  • building is Music Building - room is 136
  • 863.680.4230

Margaret Flood , M.M.E.

Coordinator of Music Education
  • building is Music Building - room is 110
  • 863.680.3942

Mary Elizabeth Gibbs , Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Music
Director of Choral Studies
  • building is Music Building - room is 113
  • 863.680.4232

Jo Jossim , Ph.D.

Professor of Music
  • building is Music Building - room is 122
  • 863.680.4213

Martha Placeres , DMA

Department Chair
Assistant Professor of Music
Director of Orchestra and String Studies
  • building is Music Building - room is 116
  • 863.680.4216

Diane Willis Stahl , MM

Associate Professor of Music
Director of Voice Studies
  • building is Music Building - room is 135
  • 863.680.4215

Mark Thomsen , Tenor

Professor of Music
Artist in Residence
  • building is Branscomb
  • 863.680.4737

Music Adjunct Faculty

Colleen Blagov

Adjunct Faculty - Flute

building is Music Building
phone number 863.680.4229

E-maile-mail Colleen Blagov

Brian Brink, D.M.

Adjunct Faculty - Trombone

building is Music Building
phone number 863.680.4574

E-maile-mail Brian Brink

Paul Butcher

Adjunct Faculty - Jazz Studies

building is Music Building
phone number 863.680.4229

E-maile-mail Paul Butcher

Troy Chang

Adjunct Faculty - Cello

phone number 863.680.4229

E-maile-mail Troy Chang

David Coash, Doctor - A. Mus. D.

Adjunct Faculty - Percussion

building is Music Building
phone number 863.680.4229 x5020

E-maile-mail David Coash

Christina Dominski-Sale

Adjunct Faculty - Voice

phone number 863.680.4229

E-maile-mail Christina Dominski-Sale

Bleda Elibal

Adjunct Professor - Double Bass

phone number 863.680.4229

E-maile-mail Bleda Elibal

Patrick Fleitz

Adjunct Faculty - Music Appreciation

phone number 863.680.4229

E-maile-mail Patrick Fleitz

Valerie Gillespie

Adjunct Faculty - Saxophone

phone number 863.680.4229

E-maile-mail Valerie Gillespie

Melissa Gilmer

Adjunct Faculty - Voice

phone number 863.680.4229

E-maile-mail Melissa Gilmer

Jonathan Godfrey

Adjunct Professor of Guitar

building is Music Building

E-maile-mail Jonathan Godfrey

Jenny Heidtman

Adjunct Faculty – Voice

phone number 863.680.4229

E-maile-mail Jenny Heidtman

Thomas McColley

Adjunct Music Instructor

phone number 863.680.4229

E-maile-mail Thomas McColley

Stacey McColley

Adjunct Faculty - Clarinet

building is Music Building
phone number 863.680.4229

E-maile-mail Stacey McColley

Jeremie Michael

Adjunct Faculty - Theory and Piano Accompaniment

phone number 863.680.4229

E-maile-mail Jeremie Michael

Jimmy Moore, D.M.

Adjunct Faculty - Guitar and Music History

building is Music Building
phone number 863.680.4229

E-maile-mail Jimmy Moore

Jay Mueller

Adjunct Faculty - Jazz Bass

phone number 863.680.4229

E-maile-mail Jay Mueller

Matt Pieper

Adjunct Faculty - Trumpet

phone number 863.680.4229

E-maile-mail Matt Pieper

Christy E. Sallee

Adjunct Faculty

phone number 863.680.4229

Michael Sedloff

Adjunct Faculty - Strings Pedagogy

phone number 863.680.4229

E-maile-mail Michael Sedloff

Richard Sparrow

Adjunct Faculty - Horn

phone number 863.680.4229

E-maile-mail Richard Sparrow

Lisa Suslowicz

Adjunct Music Instructor

E-maile-mail Lisa Suslowicz

Fernando Traba

Adjunct Faculty - Bassoon

building is Music Building

E-maile-mail Fernando Traba

Religion and Philosophy

Kyle Fedler , Ph.D.

Professor of Religion
  • 863.680.4182

Sara Fletcher Harding , Ph.D.

Dean of Arts and Sciences
Professor of Religion
  • building is Edge Hall - room is 310
  • 863.680.4970

Brian Hamilton , Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Religion
Director of the College Honors Program
  • building is Edge Hall - room is 317
  • 863.680.4203

Harry Nethery IV , Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Philosophy
  • building is Edge Hall - room is 316
  • 863.680.4949

Waite Willis, Jr. , Ph.D.

Professor of Religion
Department Chair
The Pendergrass Chair in Religion
  • building is Edge Hall - room is 320
  • 863.680.4183

Social and Behavioral Sciences

Chastity Blankenship , Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Social Science
  • building is Ordway - room is 155
  • 863.680.4268

Lisa Carter , Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Criminology
  • building is Ordway - room is 156
  • 863.680.4307

Bruce Darby , Ph.D.

Professor of Psychology
  • building is Ordway - room is 136
  • 863.680.3096

Elizabeth Gennari-Crosby

Visiting Professor of Psychology

Leilani Goodmon-Riley , Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Psychology
  • building is Ordway - room is 249
  • 863.680.4303

Victoria Lew , Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Psychology
  • building is Ordway - room is 154
  • 863.680.5049

Deah Quinlivan , Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Psychology
  • building is Ordway - room is 24
  • 863.680.4476

David Richard , MBA, Ph.D.

Department Chair
Professor of Psychology
  • building is Ordway - room is 137

Risdon Slate , Ph.D.

Professor of Criminology
  • building is Ordway
  • 863.680.4339

Patrick Smith , Ph.D.

Professor of Psychology
  • building is Ordway - room is 252
  • 863.680.4477

Theatre Arts

Mary T Albright , MFA

Instructor of Theatre Arts
  • building is Buckner Theatre
  • 863.680.4137

Paul Bawek , MFA

Associate Professor of Theatre Arts
  • building is Buckner Theatre - room is 123
  • 863.680.4184

James Beck , MFA

Associate Professor of Theatre Arts
Department Chair
  • building is Buckner Theatre
  • 863.680.4227

Wesley Morgan , D.M.A.

Assistant Professor of Musical Theatre

Christianne Roll , Ed.D.C.T.

Associate Professor of Musical Theatre
Musical Theatre Program Coordinator
  • building is Honeyman Pavilion - room is 116
  • 863.680.3015

Visual Arts and Design

William Allen , Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Digital Media
  • building is Chatlos Journalism - room is J
  • 863.680.4979

William J. Otremsky

Professor of Art
Department Chair
  • 863.680.4224

Timothy Register , MFA

Assistant Professor of Film
  • 863.680.4168

Samuel Romero , MFA

Associate Professor of Art
  • building is Christoverson Humanities - room is 116
  • 863.680.4222

Kelly Sturhahn , MFA

Foundations Program Director
Associate Professor of Art
  • building is Christoverson Humanities - room is 306
  • 863.680.3018

Visual Arts and Design Adjunct Faculty

Eric Blackmore

Adjunct Faculty

phone number 863.680.4743

E-maile-mail Eric Blackmore

Sarah Brewington

Adjunct Faculty

phone number 863.680.4743

E-maile-mail Sarah Brewington

Rachelle Eason

Adjunct Ceramics Professor

building is Spivey 114
phone number 828.305.5144

Kristina Stafford

Adjunct Faculty

phone number 863.680.4743

E-maile-mail Kristina Stafford