Faculty and Staff

Program Staff & Faculty

Chris Green, Program Chair of Appalachian Studies, Loyal Jones Appalachian Center and Associate Professor of Appalachian Studies.

Christopher Miller, Associate Director & Curator, Appalachian Center;
College Curator, Berea College

Jason Kyle Howard, Editor, Appalachian Review, and Assistant Professor of Writing

Heather Dent, Program Associate

Richard Childers, Appalachian Male Advocate and Mentor

Associated Faculty

Chad Berry, Goode Professor of Appalachian Studies, Professor of History

bell hooks, Distinguished Professor in Residence in Appalachian Studies

Silas House, NEH Chair in Appalachian Studies

Bobby Starnes,  Professor of Appalachian Studies & General Studies

Student Staff

Shaylan Clark, Operations Manager

Mackenzie Carmac, Operations Assistant

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