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Points of Pride

Faculty here are engaged and share their enthusiasm in their role as advisors, helping you make the most of your educational experiences. From the beginning of your freshman year, faculty members will serve as a mentor to you and work to push your performance and research abilities to the next level. View our points of pride list to learn more about recent publications, grants and awards achieved by our faculty.


DuRocher, Kris - Associate Professor of History
Ernst, John - Professor of History
Fitzpatrick, Benjamin - Instructor of History
Kiffmeyer, Thomas - Associate Professor of History
Mandzy, Adrian - Associate Professor of History
Scott, Alana - Associate Professor of History

International Studies

Berglee, Royal - Professor of Geography and International Studies
Caric, Ric - Professor of International and Interdisciplinary Studies
Craig, Verdie - Associate Professor of Geography
Holcomb, Jason - Associate Professor of Geography
O'Dell, Gary - Professor of Geography

Philosophy and Religious Studies 

Conroy, Christina - Assistant Professor of Philosophy
Davison, Scott - Professor of Philosophy
O'Brien, Wendell - Associate Professor of Philosophy
Weir, Jack - Professor of Philosophy

Public Management and Political Science (Government)

Cave, Lisa - Visiting Professor of Economics
Green, William - Professor of Government
Luttrull, Walter - Visiting Assistant Professor of Government
Masterson, James - Department Chair and Associate Professor of Government
McBrayer, Gregory - Assistant Professor of Government
Pidiuzny, Jonathan - Assistant Professor of Government

Legal Studies

Collinsworth, Kelly - Assistant Professor of Legal Studies
Murphy, Dianna - Assoc. Dean, Caudill College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences and Professor of Legal Studies


Lawson, Dianne - Academic Department Specialist
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