Honors Faculty Directory

Honors College Council 

 

Susan Barron, College of Arts & Science

Tyrone Borders, College of Public Health

Caroline Buchanan, College of Medicine

Claire Clark, College of Medicine

Jonathan Glixon, College of Fine Arts

Lou Hirsch, College of Agricultural, Food & Environment

Gail Hoyt, Gatton College of Business & Economics

Jerzy Jaromczyk, College of Engineering

Michael Kilgore, College of Medicine

Daniel Morey, College of Arts & Science

Akiko Takenaka, College of Arts & Science

Eric Thomas Weber, College of Education

Tara M. Tuttle, Lewis Honors College

Ryan Voogt, Lewis Honors College

Eric Welch, Lewis Honors College

 

Honors Faculty Members 

 
Kimberly Anderson, Ph.D.
Professor, Chemical Engineering
College of Engineering, Associate Dean for Administration and Academic Affairs
SEAM Honors Pathway
 
Ben Arnold, Ph.D.
Professor, School of Music
College of Fine Arts
 
Susan Barron, Ph.D.
Professor, Psychology
College of Arts and Sciences
 
Clare Batty, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Philosophy
College of Arts and Sciences
 
Amanda Fallin-Bennett, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, College of Nursing
 
Tyrone Borders, Ph.D.
Professor, College of Nursing
 
Luke Bradley, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Neuroscience, Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry
College of Medicine
 
Christian M. M. Brady, DPhil (Oxon.)
Professor, Modern and Classical Languages, Literatures & Cultures
Jewish Studies Program
 
Laura Bryan, Ph.D.
Interim Dean, Lewis Honors College
Endowed Senior Lecturer, Lewis Honors College
T.G. Lewis Faculty Scholar in Organizational Behavior
 
Caroline Buchanan, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Internal Medicine and Philosophy
Program for Bioethics
College of Medicine
 
Jane E. Calvert, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, History
College of Arts and Sciences
 
Claire Clark, Ph.D., MPH
Assistant Professor, Behavioral Science
College of Medicine
 
Rolf Craven, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Pharmacology and Nutritional Sciences
College of Medicine
 
Czarena Crofcheck, Ph.D., P.E.
Associate Dean, Lewis Honors College
Professor, Biosystems and Agricultural Engineering
 
Florin Despa, Ph.D.
Professor, Pharmacology and Nutritional Sciences, Neurology
College of Medicine
 
Sanda Despa, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Pharmacology and Nutritional Sciences
College of Medicine
 
Elizabeth Duncan, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Biology
College of Arts and Science
 
Jakub Famulski, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Biology
College of Arts and Sciences
 
Dustin Faulstick, Ph.D.
Senior Lecturer, Lewis Honors College
 
Beth Garvy, Ph.D.
Professor, Microbiology, Immunology and Molecular Genetics      
College of Medicine
 
Don Gash, Ph.D.
Professor, Neuroscience
College of Medicine
 
Bob Gillette, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Economics
Gatton College of Business and Economics
Gatton Honors Pathway
 
Jonathon Glixon, Ph.D.
Professor, School of Music
College of Fine Arts
 
Christine Goble, Ph.D.
Senior Lecturer, Mechanical Engineering
College of Engineering
 
Rae Goodwin, M.F.A
Professor, Art and Visual Studies
College of Fine Arts
 
Richard Grondin, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Neuroscience
College of Medicine
 
Dan Halgin, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Management
Gatton College of Business and Economics
Gatton Honors Pathway
 
Lou Hirsch, Ph.D.         
Lecturer, Plant Pathology
College of Agriculture, Food and Environment
 
Rebecca Gayle Howell, Ph.D.
Senior Lecturer, Lewis Honors College
Assistant Professor, Gender and Women’s Studies
College of Arts and Science (secondary appointment)
 
Gail Hoyt, Ph.D.
Professor, Economics 
Gatton College of Business and Economics
Gatton Honors Pathway
 
Herman D. Farrell III, J.D., M.F.A.
University Research Professor
Professor, Theatre & Dance
College of Fine Arts
 
Jerzy Jaromczyk, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Computer Science
College of Engineering 
 
Jane Jensen, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Educational Policy Studies and Evaluation
College of Education
 
Nancy Jones, Ph.D.
Professor, Theatre & Dance
College of Fine Arts
 
Michael Kilgore, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Pharmacology and Nutritional Sciences
College of Medicine
 
Daniel Kirchner, Ph.D.
Senior Lecturer, Lewis Honors College
Senior Lecturer, Philosophy
College of Arts and Science (secondary appointment)
 
John Kirn, Ph.D.
Lecturer, Management
Gatton College of Business and Economics
Gatton Honors Pathway
 
Zada Komara, Ph.D.
Lecturer, Lewis Honors College
Assistant Professor, Anthropology
College of Arts and Science (secondary appointment)
 
Philipp Kraemer, Ph.D.
Chellgren Endowed Chair for Undergraduate Excellence
Professor, Psychology
College of Arts and Sciences
 
Harry LeVine, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Molecular & Cellular Biochemistry
Sanders-Brown Center on Aging
College of Medicine
 
Thomas T Lewis, Ph.D.
Senior Lecturer, Accountancy
Gatton College of Business and Economics
Gatton Honors Pathway
 
Diane Loeffler, MSW, Ph.D.
Senior Lecturer, College of Social Work
 
Timothy K. Minella, Ph.D.
Lecturer, Lewis Honors College
Assistant Professor, History
College of Arts and Science (secondary appointment)
 
Daniel Morey, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Political Science
College of Arts and Sciences
 
John Peloza, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Marketing and Supply Chain
Gatton College of Business and Economics
 
Karen Petrone, Ph.D.
Professor, History
College of Arts and Science
 
Tim Phillips, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Plant and Social Sciences
College of Agriculture, Food and Environment
 
M. Sara Rosenthal, Ph.D.
Professor, Internal Medicine, Pediatrics, and Behavioral Science
Founding Director, Program for Bioethics
College of Medicine
 
Ok-Kyong Park-Sarge, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Physiology
College of Medicine
 
Kevin Sarge, Ph.D.
Professor, Molecular & Cellular Biochemistry
College of Medicine
 
Mitzi Schumacher, Ph.D.
Professor, Behavioral Science
College of Medicine
 
Kenton Sena, Ph.D.
Lecturer, Lewis Honors College
 
Terry Stratton, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Behavioral Science
College of Medicine
 
Akiko Takenaka, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, History and Modern & Classical Languages Literatures & Cultures
Gender and Women's Studies Program
Japan Studies Program
College of Arts and Sciences
 
Susan Thiel, MFA
Associate Professor, Theatre and Dance
College of Fine Arts
 
Tara M. Tuttle, Ph.D.
Assistant Dean of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion and
Senior Lecturer, Lewis Honors College
Assistant Professor, Gender and Women’s Studies
College of Arts and Science (secondary appointment)
 
Leslie Vincent, Ph.D.
Lecturer, Marketing and Supply Chain
Gatton College of Business and Economics
Gatton Honors Pathway
 
Ryan Voogt, Ph.D.
Lecturer, Lewis Honors College
Assistant Professor, History
College of Arts and Science (secondary appointment)
 
F. Douglas Scutchfield, M.D.
Faculty Fellow, Lewis Honors College
Professor Emeritus, Public Health and Medicine
 
Patrick D. Walker, J.D., M.B.A.
Endowed Senior Lecturer, Lewis Honors College
Ruth Jones Lewis Faculty Scholar in Entrepreneurship and Free Enterprise
 
Thomas E. Wallace, M.D., J.D.
Professor, Internal Medicine
Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine
College of Medicine
 
Eric T. Weber, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Educational Policy Studies and Evaluation
College of Education
 
David Weisrock, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Biology
College of Arts and Sciences
 
Eric Lee Welch, Ph.D.
Senior Lecturer, Lewis Honors College
Senior Lecturer, History and Modern & Classical Languages Literatures & Cultures
College of Arts and Science (secondary appointment)
 
Julie Whitney, Ph.D.
Lecturer, First Year Engineering Program
SEAM Honors Pathway
 
Melinda Wilson, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Physiology
College of Medicine

Additional Honors Instructors 

Chelsea Brislin, Ph.D.
Associate Director, Gaines Center
Appalachian Center & Appalachian Studies
 
Jennifer Doerge
Director of Advising and Engineering Student Services
SEAM Honors Pathway
 
Summer M Eglinski, M.S.Ed.
Director of Gatton Global Initiatives
Gatton College of Business and Economics
Gatton Honors Pathway
 
Alexander Clayton Elswick
Extension Specialist
College of Agriculture, Food and Environment
 
Shonta Phelps
Director of Leadership Initiatives and Living Learning Programs
Gatton College of Business and Economics
Gatton Honors Pathway
 
Hannah Ruehl, Ph.D.
Faculty Instructional Consultant
Center for the Enhancement of Learning and Teaching
 
Randall Stevens, Ph.D.
Adjunct Faculty, Management
Gatton College of Business and Economics
Gatton Honors Pathway
 
Kimberly Stoltzfus, Ph.D.
Adjunct, Lewis Honors College
Teams and Leadership
 
Serenity Wright, Ed.D.
Director of Honors Pathway Programs
Gatton College of Business and Economics
Gatton Honors Pathway