Faculty

The Honors Academy 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 Academy.

Honors Academy Faculty Administration

Christensen

Dr. Niels Christensen, Director and Professor of Psychology

Dr. Jason Davis, Associate Director and Associate Professor of Biology

Honors Faculty Fellows

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

Dr. Moira Baker, Professor of English (2016-2019)

Dr. Guy Axtell - Associate Professor, Philosophy and Religious Studies (2015-2018) 

duPlessis

Dr. Eric du Plessis, Professor, Foreign Languages and Literatures (2015-2018)

Park

Dr. Boyoung Park, Associate Professor, Teacher Education and Leadership (2016-2019)

Sallee

Dr. David Sallee, Associate Professor of Strength and Conditioning

Sharman

Dr. Jyotsna Sharman, Assisatant Professor of Nutrition & Dietetics

Dr. Neil Sigmon, Professor, Mathematics (2015-2018)

Urista

Dr. Cassady Yoder Urista, Associate Professor and Chair of Anthropological Sciences

Honors Librarian

Ms. Jennifer Resor-Whicker

Assistant Professor, Reference/Instruction and Honors Academy Librarian

jrwhicker@radford.edu

540-831-5691

Faculty Who Regularly Teach Honors Courses

Dr. Louis Gallo, Professor of English

Dr. Jolanta Wawrzycka, Professor of English

Mr. Wesley Young, Associate Professor of Theatre and Cinema

Ms. Nancy Taylor, Instructor of English

Dr. Kurt Gingrich, Associate Professor of History

Ms. Jennifer Juul, Associate Professor of Theatre and Cinema