Faculty and Staff


Dr. Steve Pulsford, Coordinator of Perspectives, PR, and ALEs, Associate Professor of English, Chair of the English Department

Stephanie Woodie, MFA, Wellness Coordinator, Associate Professor of Health and Human Performance, Co-Chair of the Health and Human Performance Department

Dr. Chris Green, GSTR 110 Coordinator, Director of the Loyal Jones Appalachian Center, Associate Professor of Appalachian Studies, Chair of the Appalachian Studies Department

Mr. Andrew Baskin, GSTR 210 Coordinator, Associate Professor of African & African American Studies, Chair of the African & African American Studies Department

Dr. Ashley Elston, Chair of the Committee On General Education, GSTR 310 Coordinator, Assistant Professor of Art History

Dr. Martin Veillette, GSTR 332 Coordinator, Associate Professor of Physics

Dr. Qrescent Mason, GSTR 410 Coordinator, Assistant Professor of Women’s and Gender Studies


Dr. Scott R. Steele, Dean of Curriculum and Student Learning & Associate Professor of Economics

Samantha Cole, Administrative Assistant


Andrew Baskin, Associate Professor of African and African American Studies and General Studies

Dr. Edwin Broadhead, Professor of General Studies

Anne Bruder, Assistant Professor of English and General Studies

Beth Feagan, Lecturer of General Studies

Dr. Steve Gowler, Associate Professor of General Studies

Dr. Peter Hackbert, William and Kay Moore Entrepreneurship and Management Chair; Co-Director of the Entrepreneurship for the Public Good Program; Professor of General Studies

Jason Howard, Lecturer of General Studies; Editor, Appalachian Heritage

Dr. Dan Huck, William R. Gruver Chair of Leadership Studies; Associate Professor of General Studies

Dr. Felicia W. Mack, Lecturer of General Studies

Dr. Meta Mendel-Reyes, Associate Professor of Peace & Social Justice Studies and General Studies

Adriana Núñez, Visiting Instructor of Latina/o Studies

Dr. David B. Porter, Professor of Psychology and General Studies

Rev. Dr. Loretta Reynolds, Interim Director of the Campus Christian Center & College Chaplain; Assistant Professor of General Studies

Shalamar Sandifer, Coordinator of First Year Student Success; Lecturer of General Studies

Dr. Tyler Sergent, Assistant Professor of General Studies and History

Dr. Bobby Starnes, Professor of General Studies and Appalachian Studies

Jason Strange, Assistant Professor of General Studies and Peace & Social Justice Studies