School of Humanities & Social Sciences

Faculty & Staff

Dean of Humanities & Social Sciences

Ross Alexander

Ross Alexander
  • Dean, School of Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Professor, Political Science
  • 765-973-8318
  • Tom Raper Hall 330
  • Faculty Profile

Mengie Parker

Mengie Parker
  • Associate Dean, School of Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Chair, Criminal Justice and Political Science, Criminal Justice
  • Chair, Criminal Justice and Political Science, Political Science
  • Associate Professor, Criminal Justice
  • 765-973-8643
  • Tom Raper Hall 356
  • Faculty Profile

Natalia Rybas

Natalia Rybas
  • Associate Dean, School of Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Chair, Communication Studies
  • Associate Professor, Communication Studies
  • Faculty, Informatics
  • 765-973-8376
  • Tom Raper Hall 250
  • Faculty Profile

Denise Bullock

Denise Bullock
  • Chair, Anthropology
  • Chair, Geography
  • Associate Professor, Sociology
  • 765-973-8618
  • Tom Raper Hall 268
  • Faculty Profile

Margaret Thomas Evans

Margaret Thomas Evans

Carrie Longley

Carrie Longley
  • Chair, Fine Arts
  • Chair, Music
  • Assistant Professor, Fine Arts
  • 765-973-8296
  • Tom Raper Hall 160
  • Faculty Profile

Duane Lundy

Duane Lundy
  • Chair, Psychology
  • Associate Professor, Psychology
  • 765-973-8602
  • Tom Raper Hall 258
  • Faculty Profile

Daron Olson

Daron Olson
  • Chair, World Languages and Cultures
  • Chair, History
  • Chair, Philosophy
  • Chair, Religious Studies
  • Associate Professor, History
  • 765-973-8475
  • Tom Raper Hall 254
  • Faculty Profile

Alisa Clapp-Itnyre

Alisa Clapp-Itnyre
  • Professor, English
  • Director, Honors Program, Honors Program Committee
  • 765-973-8531
  • Whitewater Hall 264
  • Faculty Profile

Kathryn Cruz-Uribe

Kathryn Cruz-Uribe
  • Chancellor, Office of the Chancellor
  • Professor, Anthropology
  • Instructor, First-Year Seminar
  • 765-973-8201
  • Springwood Hall 204
  • Faculty Profile

Eugene Cruz-Uribe

Eugene Cruz-Uribe

Edwina Helton

Edwina Helton
  • Professor, English
  • Director and Advisor, Graduate Programs, English
  • Director and Advisor, Women's and Gender Studies
  • 765-973-8460
  • Whitewater Hall 269
  • Faculty Profile

Cathy Ludlum Foos

Cathy Ludlum Foos
  • Associate Professor Emerita, Philosophy
  • 765-973-8474
  • Tom Raper Hall 238
  • Faculty Profile

Jean Harper

Jean Harper
  • Associate Professor, English
  • 765-973-8571
  • Whitewater Hall 267
  • Faculty Profile

Wazir Mohamed

Wazir Mohamed
  • Associate Professor, Anthropology
  • Associate Professor, Sociology
  • 765-973-8250
  • Tom Raper Hall 266
  • Faculty Profile

Laverne Nishihara

Laverne Nishihara
  • Associate Professor, English
  • 765-973-8414
  • Whitewater Hall 274
  • Faculty Profile

Bob Ramsey

Bob Ramsey
  • Associate Professor, Criminal Justice
  • 765-973-8327
  • Tom Raper Hall 364
  • Faculty Profile

Stephanie Whitehead

Stephanie Whitehead
  • Associate Professor, Criminal Justice
  • Director, Center for Teaching & Learning
  • Member, Honors Program Committee
  • 765-973-8507
  • Tom Raper Hall 362
  • Faculty Profile

Rosalie Aldrich

Rosalie Aldrich
  • Assistant Professor, Communication Studies
  • 765-973-8410
  • Tom Raper Hall 240
  • Faculty Profile

Brian Brodeur

Brian Brodeur
  • Assistant Professor, English
  • 765-973-8442
  • Whitewater Hall 277
  • Faculty Profile

Justin Carroll

Justin Carroll
  • Assistant Professor, History
  • 765-973-8347
  • Tom Raper Hall 242
  • Faculty Profile

Gregory Dam

Gregory Dam
  • Assistant Professor, Psychology
  • 765-973-8305
  • Springwood Hall 227
  • Faculty Profile

Ann Kim

Ann Kim
  • Assistant Professor, Fine Arts
  • Committee Member, International Studies
  • 765-973-8350
  • Tom Raper Hall 162
  • Faculty Profile

Amanda Kraha

Amanda Kraha
  • Assistant Professor, Psychology
  • General Studies Program Coordinator, School of Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Program Coordinator, General Studies
  • 765-973-8307
  • Tom Raper Hall 260
  • Faculty Profile

Chera LaForge

Chera LaForge
  • Assistant Professor, Political Science
  • 765-973-8304
  • Tom Raper Hall 244
  • Faculty Profile

E. Scott Lee

E. Scott Lee
  • Assistant Professor, Political Science
  • 765-973-8324
  • Tom Raper Hall 252

Deborah Miller

Deborah Miller
  • Assistant Professor, Psychology
  • 765-973-8266
  • Tom Raper Hall 238
  • Faculty Profile

Christine Nemcik

Christine Nemcik
  • Assistant Professor, World Languages and Cultures
  • Assistant Professor, History
  • Committee Member, International Studies
  • 765-973-8523
  • Whitewater Hall 270
  • Faculty Profile

Steven Petersheim

Steven Petersheim
  • Assistant Professor, English
  • 765-973-8504
  • Whitewater Hall 273
  • Faculty Profile

Jessica Raposo

Jessica Raposo
  • Assistant Professor, Music
  • 765-973-8632
  • Springwood Hall 223
  • Faculty Profile

Kristoffer Rees

Kristoffer Rees
  • Assistant Professor, Political Science
  • International Studies Program Coordinator, School of Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Program Coordinator, International Studies
  • 765-973-8455
  • Tom Raper Hall 256
  • Faculty Profile

Beth Trammell

Beth Trammell
  • Assistant Professor, Psychology
  • 765-973-8362
  • Tom Raper Hall 246
  • Faculty Profile

Katherine Miller Wolf

Katherine Miller Wolf
  • Assistant Professor, Anthropology
  • 765-973-8314
  • Tom Raper Hall 264
  • Faculty Profile

C.D. Oliver

C.D. Oliver
  • Visiting Faculty, Philosophy
  • Visiting Faculty, Religious Studies
  • 765-973-8261
  • Springwood Hall 229

Julee Rosser

Julee Rosser
  • Visiting Faculty, Communication Studies
  • 765-973-8330
  • Springwood Hall 227

Edward Thornburg

Edward Thornburg
  • Director, Art Gallery
  • Campus Art Director, School of Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Campus Art Director, Fine Arts
  • 765-973-8605
  • Whitewater Hall - Tom Thomas Gallery
  • Faculty Profile

J. Melissa Blankenship

J. Melissa Blankenship
  • Faculty, English
  • 765-973-8281
  • Whitewater Hall 278

Katie Chaney

Katie Chaney
  • Academic & Career Advising Coordinator, School of Humanities and Social Sciences
  • 765-973-8484
  • Tom Raper Hall 162

Eleni Siatra

Eleni Siatra
  • Writing Center Coordinator, School of Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Writing Center Coordinator, English
  • 765-973-8575
  • Springwood Hall 202H
  • Faculty Profile

Kierstan Barbre

Kierstan Barbre
  • Advisor, School of Humanities and Social Sciences
  • 765-973-8484
  • Tom Raper Hall 115A

Cherie Dolehanty

Cherie Dolehanty
  • Advisor, Criminal Justice and Political Science, School of Humanities and Social Sciences
  • 765-973-8484
  • Tom Raper Hall 115

Liz Ferris

Liz Ferris
  • Advisor, School of Humanities and Social Sciences
  • 765-973-8484
  • Tom Raper Hall 115B

Ange Cooksey

Ange Cooksey
  • Sr. Lecturer, Humanities
  • Sr. Lecturer, Philosophy
  • Sr. Lecturer, Religious Studies
  • 765-973-8438
  • Tom Raper Hall 248
  • Faculty Profile

Cynthia Ann Wicker

Cynthia Ann Wicker
  • Administrative Specialist, School of Humanities and Social Sciences
  • 765-973-8219
  • Tom Raper Hall 330

Patricia Doughty

Patricia Doughty
  • Administrative Secretary, School of Humanities and Social Sciences
  • 765-973-8484
  • Tom Raper Hall 115

Barbara Armstrong

Barbara Armstrong
  • Adjunct Professor: Piano, Music Education, Music
  • 765-973-8582
  • Faculty Profile

Richard Begel

Richard Begel

Shay Clamme

Shay Clamme
  • Faculty, Informatics
  • Lecturer, Criminal Justice
  • 765-973-8291
  • Tom Raper Hall 363
  • Faculty Profile

Justin Combs

Justin Combs
  • Lecturer, Communication Studies
  • 765-973-8634
  • Tom Raper Hall 270
  • Faculty Profile

Keith Cozart

Keith Cozart
  • Adjunct Professor: Percussion, Music History (online), Music
  • Faculty Profile

Evan Fiehrer

Evan Fiehrer

Marc Jensen

Marc Jensen

Lynnell Lewis

Lynnell Lewis

Eevett Loshek

Eevett Loshek

Kevin Nordstrom

Kevin Nordstrom

Tanya Perkins

Tanya Perkins
  • Lecturer, English
  • Member, Honors Program Committee
  • 765-973-8317
  • Whitewater Hall 276
  • Faculty Profile

Carter Rice

Carter Rice
  • Adjunct Professor: Composition, Electronic Music, Music Theory, Music
  • Faculty Profile

Chris Robinson

Chris Robinson

Christine Rogan

Christine Rogan
  • Instructor, First-Year Seminar
  • Adjunct Professor: Piano, Music Theory, Music History, Music
  • 765-973-8582
  • Whitewater Hall Room
  • Faculty Profile

Karen Schanely

Karen Schanely

Al Shikaly

Al Shikaly

Mark Stanek

Mark Stanek

Sean Vore

Sean Vore

Lindsey Dirksen

Lindsey Dirksen
  • Program Assistant, School of Humanities and Social Sciences
  • 765-973-8465
  • Tom Raper Hall 115

Paul Kriese

Paul Kriese
  • Professor Emeritus, Political Science
  • 765-973-8374
  • Tom Raper Hall 256
  • Faculty Profile

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