Home About Services Recent Projects Students


Learn about our faculty, advisory council, and community board.

Faculty Associates

Dr. Carla Corroto
Family, gender, research on architecture and architects

Dr. Mary B. LaLone
Cultural anthropology, applied research (participatory development/community-based planning), economy and environment, culture change, experiential education, Appalachian cultures.

Dr. Elizabeth Lyman
Social inequality, sociology of education, organizational theory

Mr. Steve McGlamery
Race, historical sociology, sociology of religion, inequality, sociology of education

Dr. Jeanne Mekolichick, Director
Social psychology, applied sociology, research methods, undergraduate education

Dr. Roby Page
Deviance, delinquency, social problems, visual sociology

Dr. Carole Seyfrit, Emeritus
Rural sociology, environmental sociology, arctic social sciences, social psychology, research methods

Dr. Melinda B. Wagner, Emeritus
Cultural anthropology, religion, ethnograhpic research methods, North American Indians, Appalachia

Dr. Allison Wisecup
Social psychology; self, role and society; gender, stratification, identity, interaction and emotions; health inequalities, sport and society, mental health

Advisory Council

Mary LaLone, PhD
Professor of Anthropolgy

Melinda Wagner, PhD
Emeritus Professor of Anthropology and Appalachian Studies

Allison Wisecup, PhD
Assistant Professor of Sociology

Community Board

Ms. Pat Brown
Executive Director
The Women's Resource Center of the New River Valley

Ms. Teresa Dickens
Radford University
Assistant Director
Academic Engagement and Community Partnerships

Mr. Julio Stephens
Radford University
SustainABILITY Coordinator