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Daniel Huck
Dr. Daniel Huck
Associate Professor of General Studies; William R. Gruver Chair of Leadership Studies; Chair of Academic Division VI|General Studies
Portrait of Dr. Daniel Huck
Office Location
Draper Building, 306B
Office Hours
  • Tue: (10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.) (1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.)
Class Schedules
  • GSTR 110 M (Mon/Wed: 4:00 p.m. – 5:50 p.m.)
  • GSTR 110 U (Mon/Wed: 12:40 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.)
  • LES 286 DH (Mon/Wed: 7:00 p.m. – 8:50 p.m.)
  • GSTR 110 M
  • GSTR 110 U
  • LES 286 DH

Dr. Huck began his professional life as a lawyer after graduating from Bucknell University and the Northeastern University School of Law. He started his law career in the West Virginia Attorney General’s Office, soon moving up to the position of Deputy Attorney General and Director of the Antitrust and Complex Litigation Division. After being appointed as Legal Counsel to the Governor of West Virginia, Dr. Huck served on Governor Gaston Caperton’s executive staff for four years before moving into the private sector. He was a member of the Allen, Guthrie, & McHugh law firm in Charleston, West Virginia, and then served as a criminal courts judge. Dr. Huck left the full-time practice of law after twelve years to pursue his doctorate at West Virginia University. In addition to his other efforts, Dr. Huck also served for nine years as the Chairman of the West Virginia Regional Jail and Correctional Facility Authority from 1996-2005, supervising the operation and construction of various jails and prisons throughout the state. After his doctoral studies, Dr. Huck was hired as a faculty member at Marietta College in Ohio, where he received that institution’s Outstanding Faculty Member award and was granted promotion and tenure by the college’s board of trustees. Dr. Huck began his appointment as the W.R. Gruver Chair of Global Leadership Studies at Berea College in 2007 where he currently teaches and holds tenure. More recently, Dr. Huck earned an LL.M. in Public International Law (Advanced), International Criminal Law Specialization, from Universiteit Leiden in The Netherlands. In 2013, he served as a Visiting Professional in the Office of the Prosecutor at the International Criminal Court in The Hague.

  • LL.M. (Advanced), Universiteit Leiden, 2013
  • Ed.D., West Virginia University, 2001
  • Ed.S., Marshall University, 2000
  • J.D., Northeastern University, 1987
  • B.A., Bucknell University, 1984