Faculty Appointments and Leaves from previous years can be found here.

Leaves

Alison Miller (ARTH) 2020 - 2021
Rob Bachman (CHEM) 2020 - 2021
Tao Song (ECON) Easter 2021
Katherine Theyson (ECON) Advent 2020
Scott Torreano (EES) Easter 2021
Pamela Macfie (ENGL) 2020 - 2021
Kelly Whitmer (HIST) Easter 2021
Lucia Dale (CSCI) Easter 2021
Kate Cammack (PSYC) Easter 2021
Sean O'Rourke (AMST, RHET) Easter 2021
Steve Raulston (SPAN) Advent 2020
Jennifer Matthews (THTR) Easter 2021
John McCardell (HIST) 2020 - 2021

 

New, Continuing, and Reappointed Faculty

Aaron Allen
Visiting Assistant Professor of Dance
B.S., Middle Tennessee State University; M.F.A., University of Colorado at Boulder
Term Appointment, Advent 2020

Toni Barnes
Visiting Instructor of Education
B.S., M.S., Middle Tennessee State University
Term Reappointment, Easter 2021
 
Reuben E. Brigety II
Professor of International & Global Studies
B.S., U.S. Naval Academy; M.Phil., Ph.D., University of Cambridge
Tenured Appointment, Academic Year 2020 - 2021
 
Molly Miller Brookfield
Assistant Professor of History and Women's & Gender Studies
B.A., Macalaster College; M.A., University College London; Ph.D., University of Michigan
Tenure-Track Appointment, Academic Year 2020 - 2021
 
Christie Carl
Visiting Instructor of Spanish
B.A., Rice University; M.A.T., Middle Tennessee State University
Term Reappointment, Advent 2020
 
Daniel Clay Carter
Teaching Assistant Professor of Environmental Studies
B.S., Middle Tennessee State University; M.P.A., American University; Ph.D., University of Tennessee
Term Reappointment, Academic Year 2020 - 2021
 
Matthew Cathey
Visiting Assistant Professor of Mathematics
B.A., The University of the South; Ph.D., The University of Tennessee
Term Appointment, Academic Year 2020 - 2021
 
Cameron Coates
Visiting Instructor of Philosophy
B.A., St. John's College; M.A., Loyola University; Ph.D., De Paul University
Term Reappointment, Academic Year 2020 - 2021
 
Michael T. Coffey
Visiting Associate Professor of Physics
B.A., The University of the South; D.Phil., University of Oxford
Term Reappointment, Academic Year 2020 - 2021
 
Maxwell Dahlquist
Assistant Professor of Geology
B.A., B.S., University of Southern Indiana; Ph.D., University of Southern California
Tenure-Track Appointment, Academic Year 2020 - 2021
 
David Earnest
Visiting Associate Professor of Psychology
B.S., University of Tennessee at Martin; M.S., Ph.D., University of Memphis
Term Appointment, Academic Year 2020 - 2021
 
Steve Ford
Visiting Associate Professor of Economics
B.A., Colby College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Minnesota - Twin Cities
Term Reappointment, Academic Years 2020 - 2021 and 2021 - 2022
 
Brian Gingrich
Visiting Assistant Professor of English
B.A., The Citadel; M.A., East Carolina University; Ph.D., The University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Term Reappointment, Academic Year 2020 - 2021
 
Brooke Gorman
Visiting Assistant Professor of Education
B.S., Oglethorpe University; Ph.D., Georgia Institute of Technology
Term Reappointment, Easter 2021
 
Darin Graber
Visiting Assistant Professor of English
B.A., Wabash College; M.F.A., University of Notre Dame; M.A., Ph.D., University of Colorado Boulder
Term Reappointment, Academic Year 2020 - 2021 
 
Sherry Hamby
Research Professor of Psychology
B.S., M.A., College of William and Mary; Ph.D., University of North Carolina
Term Appointment, Advent 2020
 
Jennifer Paige Hill
Visiting Instructor of Education
B.A., University of Tennessee; M.A., Ed.S., Tennessee Technological University
Term Reappointment, Academic Year 2020 - 2021
 
Jose 'Pepe' Iriarte-Diaz
Assistant Professor of Biology
B.S., M.S., Universidad de Chile; Ph.D., Brown University
Tenure-Track Conversion, Academic Year 2020 - 2021
 
Corinna Kahnke
Co-Curricular Activities Director, Department of German
M.A., University of Nebraska, Lincoln; Ph.D., Indiana University, Bloomington
Term Appointment, Academic Years 2020 - 2021 and 2021 - 2022
 
Eric Keen
Visiting Assistant Professor of Biology
B.A., The University of the South; M.S., Ph.D., University of California, San Diego
Term Appointment, Advent 2020
 
Najung Kim
Visiting Assistant Professor of Art and Art History
B.A., Seoul National University; M.A., Ph.D., Stanford University
Term Appointment, Academic Year 2020 - 2021
 
Barbara King
Visiting Assistant Professor of Education
B.A., Lipscomb University; M.Ed., Middle Tennessee State University; Ed.S., Lincoln Memorial University
Term Reappointment, Academic Year 2020 - 2021
 
Gwen Kirby
Visiting Assistant Professor of English
B.A., Carleton College; M.F.A., Johns Hopkins University; Ph.D., University of Cincinnati
Term Reappointment, Advent 2020
 
Julian Ledford
Assistant Professor of French
B.A., Washington and Lee University; M.M., Johns Hopkins University; Ph.D., Vanderbilt University
Tenure-Track Conversion, Academic Year 2020 - 2021
 
Jessica C. Lowe
Visiting Instructor of Politics
B.A., The College of William & Mary; M.A., Duke University; Ph.D., Vanderbilt University
Term Appointment, Academic Year 2020 - 2021
 
Jacqueline Loy
Visiting Assistant Professor of Theatre
B.A., Catawba College; M.F.A., University of Southern Mississippi
Term Appointment, Easter 2020
 
Tiffany S. Lu
Visiting Assistant Professor of Music
B.A., Princeton University; M.M., Ithaca College; D.M., University of Maryland, College Park
Term Appointment, Academic Year 2020 - 2021
 
Benjamin Mangrum
Assistant Professor of English
B.A., Mississippi College; M.A., M.Div., Baylor University; Ph.D., University of North Carolina
Tenure-Track Appointment, Academic Year 2020 - 2021
 
Alessia Martini
Visiting Assistant Professor of Italian
B.A., Universita di Pisa; M.A., Universia per Stranieri de Siena; M.A., Florida Atlantic University; Ph.D., UNC Chapel Hill
Term Reappointment, Academic Year 2020 - 2021
 
Jessica Mecellem
Teaching Assistant Professor of Politics
B.A., Whitworth University; M.A., Universite de Provence; Ph.D., Loyola University - Chicago
Term Reappointment, Advent 2020
 
Kartik Misra
Assistant Professor of Economics
B.A., University of Delhi; M.S., London School of Economics; Ph.D., University of Massachusetts Amherst
Tenure-Track Appointment, Academic Year 2020 - 2021
 
Tiffany Momon
Visiting Assistant Professor and Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow in Public History
B.S., Tennessee State University; B.A., University of Memphis; M.A., Ph.D., Middle Tennessee State University
Term Appointment, Academic Year 2020 - 2021
 
Antonio Momplet
Dean's Fellow and Visiting Assistant Professor of Spanish
M.A., Ph.D., Complutense University
Term Reappointment, Advent 2020
 
Alejandro Mylonas-Leegstra
Visiting Assistant Professor of Spanish
B.A., University of La Laguna; M.A., Complutense University; M.A., University of Connecticut
Term Appointment, Academic Years 2020 - 2021 -- 2024 - 2025
 
Peter Povey
Teaching Assistant Professor of Music
B.M., Royal College of Music; M.M., Yale University; D.M., Northwestern University
Term Appointment, Academic Year 2020 - 2021
 
Thomas Reppert
Visiting Assistant Professor of Neuroscience and Psychology
B.S., Virginia Tech; Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University
Term Appointment, Academic Year 2020 - 2021
 
Leo Seballos
Teaching Assistant Professor of Chemistry
B.S., Loyola Marymount University; Ph.D., University of California
Term Appointment, Academic Years 2020 - 2021 -- 2021 - 2022
 
Emily Senefeld
Visiting Instructor of History
B.A., The University of the South; M.A., University of Virginia
Term Reappointment, Advent 2020
 
Lhakpa Sherpa
Assistant Professor of Economics
B.A., Elmira College; M.A., Washington University in St. Louis, University of Missouri - Columbia; Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh
Tenure-Track Appointment, Academic Year 2020 - 2021
 
Warren Swenson
Visiting Instructor of Rhetoric
B.A., Baker University; M.Div., M.S.T., The University of the South
Term Reappointment, Advent 2020
 
Kate Temoney
Visiting Assistant Professor of Religious Studies
B.A., Wake Forest University; M.Ed., The College of William & Mary; M.A., Ph.D., Florida State University
Term Appointment, Advent 2020
 
Leslie Todd
Assistant Professor of Art and Art History
B.A., Southern Methodist University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Florida, Gainesville
Tenure-Track Appointment, Academic Year 2020 - 2021
 
Amy J. Turner
Visiting Assistant Professor of Earth and Environmental Systems
B.S., Texas A&M University; M.S., Texas A&M University, Corpus Christi; Ph.D., Texas A&M University, Kingsville
Term Appointment, Advent 2020
 
Camille Westmont
Visiting Assistant Professor and Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow in Historical Archaeology
B.A., University of Kentucky; M.A., M.H.P., University of Maryland
Term Appointment, Academic Year 2020 - 2021
 
Elena 'Susanna' Weygandt
Visiting Assistant Professor of Russian
B.A., Bryn Mawr; M.A., Middlebury College; Ph.D., Princeton University
Term Appointment, Academic Year 2020 - 2021
 
Elizabeth Wiener
Visiting Assistant Professor of Politics
B.A., Kenyon College; M.A., Ph.D., Emory University
Term Appointment, Academic Year 2020 - 2021
 
Elyzabeth Gregory Wilder
Tennessee Williams Playwright-in-Residence and Visiting Assistant Professor of English
B.F.A., SUNY Purchase; M.F.A., New York University
Term Reappointment, Academic Year 2020 - 2021
 
Katharine Wilkinson
Visiting Assistant Professor of Religious Studies
B.A., The University of the South; D.Phil., University of Oxford
Term Appointment, Advent 2020
 
Bret Windhauser
Visiting Instructor of Arabic
B.A., The University of the South; M.A., University of Washington
Term Appointment, Advent 2020
 
Cameron World
Visiting Assistant Professor of Biology
B.S., Ph.D., University of Queensland
Term Reappointment, Advent 2020
 
Eric J. Zinn
Instructor of Accounting
B.A., The University of the South; J.D., L.L.M., University of Florida; M.S., M.B.A., University of Colorado, Denver
Term Appointment, 2020 - 2021 -- 2021 - 2022
 

Faculty Not Returning

Robin Bates

Julie Kay Berebitsky

Karen Buntin

Jamie Capuzza

Marciej Karol Czuba

Charles Vance Dalton

Patrick DeGuira

Evgenii Donev

Margaret Day Elsner

Andreas Fath

Russell Fielding

Julie Couton Garai

John Gatta

Diana Hatchett

Ye 'Abby' Hong

JoyAnna Hopper

May Kamalick

Leyla King

Matthew Lynch

Janna McClain

Yasmeen Mohiuddin

Donna Murdock

Sarah Naramore

David Neely

Jason Palagi

Chris Parrish

Bran Potter

Norman Presse

Laurie Ramsey

Kyle Sanders

Minh Tam 'Tammy' Schlosky

Sebastian Stefaniga

Clint Swift

Brandy Tiernan

Jordan Troisi

Rebecca Van de Ven

Mathew Lee Ward

G. Norman West

Khristy Wilkinson