Faculty & Staff

Center Faculty & Staff

Faculty/Staff Member Department Contact
Teri Goodman
Administrative Assistant
Appalachian Studies
(828) 262-4089
Thomas Hansell
Co-Director of University Documentary Film Services, Assistant Professor
Center For Appalachian Studies & University Documentary Film Services
(828) 262-7715
Katherine E. Ledford
Associate Professor
Appalachian Studies
(828) 262-4087
William Schumann
Director of the Center for Appalachian Studies
Appalachian Studies
(828) 262-4089
Dave Wood
Instructor in Appalachian Studies and Graduate Program Coordinator
Appalachian Studies & Hayes School of Music
(828) 262-7199

Affiliate Faculty

Faculty/Staff Member Department Contact
Laura Ammon
Associate Professor
Philosophy and Religion
Sandra Ballard
Professor of English and Editor, Appalachian Journal
English
(828) 262-4072
Joseph Bathanti
Professor
English
(828) 262-2337
Patricia D Beaver
Emeritus Professor
Anthropology
Brian Burke
Core Faculty
Sustainable Development
(828) 262-6316
Sarah Carmichael
Associate Professor
Geology
(828) 262-8471
E. Cecelia Conway
Professor of English and Folklore
English
(828) 262-2350
James Goff
Professor
History
(828) 262-6011
Fred J. Hay
Professor, Librarian of the W.L. Eury Appalachian Collection
Library
(828) 262-2887
Lynn Moss Sanders
Professor
English
(828) 262-2336
Bradley Nash, Jr.
Assistant Professor
Sociology
(828) 262-2486
Dinesh Paudel
Core Faculty
Sustainable Development
Robert Perdue
Assistant Professor
Sociology
(828) 262-6935
Baker Perry
Graduate Program Director & Associate Professor
Geography and Planning
(828) 262-7597
Dana Powell
Assistant Professor
Anthropology
(828) 262-2268
Mark Powell
Assistant Professor
English
Matt Richards
Assistant Professor
Communication
(828) 262-7527
Timothy H. Silver
Professor
History
(828) 262-7730
Neva J. Specht
Associate Professor
History
(828) 262-6879
Mark Spond
National Park Service Liason
Geography and Planning
Bruce E. Stewart
Assistant Professor
History
(828) 262-7325
Zackary Vernon
Assistant Professor
English
Gary L. Walker
Professor
Biology
(828) 262-2672
Susan Weinberg
Associate Professor
English
Jennifer Westerman
Assistant Professor
Sustainable Development
(828) 262-2493
Thomas R. Whyte
Associate Professor
Anthropology
(828) 262-2283
Crystal Wilson
Lecturer
Geology
(828) 262-8466

Adjunct Faculty

Faculty/Staff Member Department Contact
Mark Freed
Lecturer in Appalachian Music
Appalachian Studies / Music
(828) 262-4087
Alex Hooker
Lecturer in Appalachian Music
Appalachian Studies
(828) 262-4089
Tim Stafford
Adjunct Instructor in Appalachian Music
Appalachian Studies
(828) 262-4089