Faculty

The Honors College draws on the expertise of faculty from every college and department on campus. The resources of the entire faculty are necessary mentoring the exciting honors contracts and honors capstones, which are undertaken every semester. In addition to these contributions, some faculty (listed below) contribute even more of their time to the Honors College.

Honors College Faculty Administration

Dr. Niels Christensen, Director and Professor of Psychology

Dr. Boyoung Park, Interim Associate Director and Professor of Early Childhood Education

Dr. Jason Davis, Associate Director and Associate Professor of Biology (on professional development leave from the Honors College for 2020-21)

Honors Faculty Fellows

Honors Faculty Fellows are appointed by the director to 3-year renewable terms. The fellows teach at least one honors course per year, advise honors students, and participate in honors community activities.

Lauren Flora, Communication Sciences and Disorders (2018-2021)

Riane Bolin, Criminal Justice (2018-2021)

Thomas Duncan, Economics (2018-2021)

Sandra French, Communication (2018-2021)

George Harakas, Chemistry (2019-2022)

Stockton Maxwell, Geospatial Sciences (2019-2022)

Ryan Sincavage, Geology (2019-2022)

Kristan Morrison, Teacher Education & Leadership (2019-2022)

Honors Faculty Fellows Emeriti

Neil Sigmon (2015-2018)

Guy Axtell (2015-2018)

Eric du Plessis (2015-2018)

Cassady Urista (2016-2019)

Moira Baker (2016-2019)

Boyoung Park (2016-2019) 

Honors Librarian

Ms. Lisa Dinkle 

Instruction Librarian and Honors Librarian

Faculty Who Regularly Teach Honors Courses

Dr. Louis Gallo, English

Dr. Jolanta Wawrzycka, English

Prof. Wesley Young, Theatre and Cinema

Prof. Will Taggart, Sociology

Prof. Nancy Taylor, English

Dr. Kurt Gingrich, History

Dr. Neil Sigmon, Mathematics and Statistics

Dr. Robyn Berg, Theatre and Cinema

Prof. Carrie Case, Mathematics and Statistics