Administration and Faculty

Officers of Administration

John M. McCardell Jr.
A.B., Washington and Lee; Ph.D., Harvard University
Vice-Chancellor and President

John Swallow, B.A., M.S., M.Phil., Ph.D.
Provost

John Joseph Gatta Jr., B.A., M.A., Ph.D.
Dean of the College

John Vincent Reishman, B.A., M.A., Ph.D.
Director of Summer School

Eric E. Hartman, M.S.
Dean of Students

Thomas E. Macfie Jr., B.A., M.Div.
University Chaplain and Dean of All Saints’ Chapel

Sarah Sutherland, B.S.
Treasurer

Jay Fisher, B.A., J.D.
Vice President for University Relations

Lee Ann Backlund, B.S., M.Ed.
Dean of Admission

Beth A. Cragar, B.S.
Associate Dean of Admission for Financial Aid

Vicki G. Sells, B.A, Ed.D.
Associate Provost & University Librarian

Paul G. Wiley II, B.A., B.M.E., M.M., Ed.D.
University Registrar

Frank X. Gladu, M.S.
Vice President for Administrative Services

Mark F. Webb, M.B.A.
Director of Athletics


Summer School Faculty

John Vincent Reishman
B.A., University of Notre Dame; M.A., Ph.D., University of Virginia
Jesse Spaulding Professor of English Literature and Director of Summer School

Thomas Dean Spaccarelli
Diploma de Estudios Hispánicos, Universidad de Granada; A.B., University of Illinois at Chicago Circle; M.A., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin
Professor of Spanish

James Franklin Peterman
A.B., Kenyon College; M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley
Professor of Philosophy

John Charles Willis
B.A., Baylor University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Virginia
Jessie Ball duPont Professor of History

Martin Albert Knoll
B.A., The University of the South; M.S., Vanderbilt University; Ph.D., University of Texas
Professor of Geology

Scott Howard Wilson
B.A., Oberlin College; M.A., Ph.D., Cornell University
Professor of Political Science

Ruth Sánchez Imizcoz
Licenciatura en Geografia e Historia, Universidad de Valencia; B.A., The University of the South; M.A., Ph.D., University of Kentucky
Professor of Spanish

Stephen Boykin Raulston
B.A., The University of the South; M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley
Professor of Spanish

Deborah Anne McGrath
B.A., University of Wisconsin; M.S., Ph.D., University of Florida
Associate Professor of Biology

E. Douglass Williams
B.A., The University of the South, Ph.D., Northwestern University
Frank W. Wilson Professor of Economics

Christopher Michael McDonough
B.A., Tufts University; M.A., Ph.D., University of North Carolina
Professor of Classical Languages

Eric Thomas Thurman
B.S., Cumberland College; M.Div., Th.M., Princeton Theological Seminary; M.Phil., Ph.D., Drew University
Professor of Religion

Jeffrey Parker Thompson
B.A., Birmingham-Southern College; M.A., New York University; Ph.D., Emory University
Assistant Professor of Art History & Chair of Film Studies

Virginia Lauryl Tucker
B.A., The University of the South; M.A., Ph.D., University of Virginia
Assistant Professor of English

Matthew Brian Rudd
B.S., Wake Forest University; M.S., University of Chicago; Ph.D., University of Utah
Associate Professor of Mathematics