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Welcome New Faculty

The fall semester brings new faculty to 14 of our 21 departments. Welcome to the college!

Department of Anthropology

  • Alex Bentley, professor and department head

Department of Biochemistry and Cellular & Molecular Biology

  • Keerthi Krishnan, assistant professor
  • Tian Hong, assistant professor

Department of Chemistry

John Brantley, assistant professor

Department of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology

  • Monica Papes, assistant professor
  • Xingli Giam, assistant professor
  • Orou Gaoue, assistant professor
  • Elizabeth Derryberry, assistant professor
  • Michael Blum, associate professor

Department of English

  • Liliana Gonzalez, assistant professor

Department of Earth & Planetary Sciences

  • Nichols Dygert, assistant professor

Department of History

  • Sara Ritchey, associate professor
  • Nichole Eggers, assistant professor

Department of Mathematics

  • Theodora Bourni, assistant professor
  • Mathew Langford, assistant professor
  • Christopher Strickland, assistant professor

Department of Modern Foreign Languages & Literatures

  • Phillip Stokes, assistant professor 
  • Rodica Frimu, assistant professor

Department of Physics & Astronomy

  • Miguel Madurga Flores, assistant professor
  • Max Lavrentovich, assistant professor

Department of Political Science

  • Christopher Ojeda, assistant professor
  • Gary Uzonyi, assistant professor

Department of Psychology

  • Kristy Allen, assistant professor
  • Kirsten Gonzalez, assistant professor

Department of Sociology

  • Christina Ergas, assistant professor
  • John Kasey Henricks, assistant professor
  • Tyler Wall, assistant professor

School of Art

  • Mary Laube, assistant professor

School of Music

  • Nathan Fleshner, assistant professor
  • Jaclyn Johnson, assistant professor
  • Andrew Sigler, assistant professor
  • Jon Hamar, assistant professor

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