Department Chairs and Program Directors

2013-2014 ACADEMIC YEAR 

Academic Divisions

Division I, Social Sciences
Bruce A. Magnusson, Chair

Division II, Humanities and Arts
Rebecca R. Hanrahan, Chair

Division III, Basic Sciences and Mathematics
Mark Beck, Chair


Academic Departments and Programs 

Anthropology
Charles F. McKhann, fall
Jason C. Pribilsky, spring

Art
Michelle D. Acuff, Chair

Art History & Visual Culture Studies
Dennis Crockett, Chair

Asian Studies
Charles F. McKhann, Director

Astronomy
Andrea K. Dobson, Chair

Biology
Delbert W. Hutchison, Chair

Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology
James E. Russo, Director

Chemistry
Frank M. Dunnivant, Chair - fall
Timothy E. Machonkin, Chair - spring

Classics
Dana L. Burgess, Chair

Dance
Renee Archibald, Director

Economics
Robert J. "Pete" Parcells, Chair

English
Theresa M. DiPasquale, Chair

Environmental Studies
Phil Brick, Director

Film and Media Studies
Robert C. Sickels, Director

First Year Encounters
Gaurav Majumdar, Director

Foreign Languages and Literatures
Nicole J. Simek, Chair
Chinese

French

German
Japanese

Gender Studies
Suzanne Morrisssey, Director

Geology
Patrick K. Spencer, Chair - fall
Kirsten P. Nicolaysen, Chair - spring

Harper Joy Theatre
Christopher J. Petit, Director

History
John D. Cotts, Chair

Mathematics
Douglas R. Hundley, Chair - fall
Barry A. Balof, Chair - spring

Music
Susan E. Pickett, Chair

Philosophy
Thomas A. Davis, Chair

Physics
Frederick G. Moore, Chair

Politics
Jeanne M. Morefield, Chair

Psychology
Walter Herbranson, Chair

Race and Ethnic Studies
Zahi Zalloua, Director

Religion
Walter Wyman Chair

Rhetoric Studies
James Hanson, Chair

Sociology
Helen K. Kim, Chair

Spanish
Janis B. Breckenridge, Chair

SSRA (Sport Studies, Recreation and Athletics)
Dean C. Snider, Director

Theatre and Dance
Christopher J. Petit, Chair