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Table of Contents: 2014-2015 Warren Wilson College Catalog 0.1 Academic Calendar 0.2 Warren Wilson College Catalog 0.3 From the President 0.4 Accreditation and Licensure 0.5 Table of Contents 1.01 Mission, Values, Objectives, and Vision 1.02 The Triad 1.03 History 1.04 Undergraduate Admission 1.05 Financial Aid 1.06 Withdrawal and Return of Aid Policy 1.07 Student Life 1.08 Pew Learning Center and Ellison Library 1.09 Educational Resources and Services 1.10 Academic Advising 2.1 Triad Education Program 2.1.1 Academics 2.1.2 Work Program 2.1.3 Service Program 2.2 Baccalaureate Degree Requirements 2.3 Academic Policies and Regulations 3 Programs of Study 3.2 Undergraduate Programs of Study 3.2.01 Africana Studies 3.2.02 Art 3.2.03 Biology 3.2.04 Chemistry 3.2.05 Creative Writing 3.2.06 Education 3.2.07 English 3.2.08 Environmental Studies 3.2.09 Gender and Women's Studies 3.2.10 Global Studies 3.2.11 History and Political Science 3.2.12 Integrative Studies 3.2.13 Mathematics 3.2.14 Modern Languages 3.2.15 Music 3.2.16 Outdoor Leadership 3.2.17 Peace and Justice Studies 3.2.18 Philosophy 3.2.19 Physics 3.2.20 Psychology 3.2.21 Religious Studies 3.2.22 Social Work 3.2.23 Sociology/Anthropology 3.2.24 Theatre 3.2.25 Women's Studies 3.2.26 Writing 3.3 Graduate Program 3.3.1 Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing 4.01 Courses of Instruction 4.02 Anthropology (ANT) 4.03 Art (ART) 4.04 Biology (BIO) 4.05 Business (BA) 4.06 Chemistry (CHM) 4.07 Economics (ECO) 4.08 Education (EDU) 4.09 English (ENG) 4.10 Environmental Studies (ENS) 4.11 Gender and Women's Studies (GDS) 4.12 Global Studies (GBL) 4.13 History (HIS) 4.14 Interdepartmental (INT) 4.15 Modern Languages (LAN) 4.16 Mathematics (MAT) 4.17 Music (MUS) 4.18 Outdoor Leadership (ODL) 4.19 Peace and Justice Studies (PAX) 4.20 Philosophy (PHI) 4.21 Physical Education (PED) 4.22 Physics (PHY) 4.23 Political Science (PSC) 4.24 Psychology (PSY) 4.25 Religious Studies (REL) 4.26 Science (SCI) 4.27 Social Work (SWK) 4.28 Sociology (SOC) 4.29 Theatre (THR) 4.30 Writing (WRI) 5.1 Administration and Staff 5.2 2014 - 2015 Undergraduate Faculty 5.3 Graduate Faculty 6.1 Board of Trustees 6.2 Alumni Board 6.3 Endowed Scholarships


Gwynn Simpson
Director of Human Resources

Gwynn Simpson Address:
WWC CPO 6364
PO Box 9000
Asheville, NC 28815-9000

Phone: 828.771.2048

Email: gsimpson@warren-wilson.edu

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2014 - 2015 Undergraduate Faculty

Warren Wilson College does not use conventional academic ranks or titles.

David AbernathyGlobal Studies / Modern Languages B.A. University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
M.A. University of North Carolina - Charlotte
Ph.D., University of Washington
Debra AllberyEnglish B.A., The College of Wooster
M.A., University of Virginia
M.F.A., University of Iowa
JJ ApodacaBiology / Environmental Studies B.S., University of South Florida
Ph.D., University of Alabama
Eric BadenArt B.A., State University of New York - Buffalo
M.F.A. - East Tennessee State University
Donald E. BakerLibrary B.F.A., Wright State University
M.F.A., Case Western Reserve University
John E. BarryBusiness Administration B.S., Boston College
M.B.A., Northeastern University
Paul BartelsBiology / Evironmental Studies B.S., Southern Illinois University
M.Phil., University of the West Indies
Ph.D., University of California - Santa Cruz
Bette BatesArt B.F.A., Stephens College
M.F.A., East Carolina University
Annette BlackOutdoor Leadership B.S., Loyola College
M.A., George Williams College of Aurora University
Melissa E. BlairHistory / Political Science B.A., University of Kentucky
M.A., Ph.D., University of Virginia
Amy E. BoydBiology B.A., Earlham College
M.S., Antioch New England Graduate School
Ph.D., University of Arizona
David J. BradshawEnglish / Writing A.B., Bowdoin College
M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., Yale University
David O. BradshawLibrary B.A., East Carolina University
M.L.S., University of North Carolina - Greensboro
Mark BrennerBiology / Environmental Studies B.S., University of Wisconsin - Stevens Point
M.S., Ph.D., University of Washington
John W. BrockChemistry / Physics / Environmental Studies B.S., Kentucky Wesleyan College
Ph.D., Emory University
Kathryn BurlesonPsychology B.S., Appalachian State University
M.A., Humboldt State University
Ph.D., University of California - Santa Cruz
Julie CaroArt B.A., Duke University
M.A., Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin
Stephen F. CartierChemistry / Physics B.S., Boston College
Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University
Christey CarwileSociology / Anthropology B.A., Appalachian State University
M.A., Ph.D., Southern Illinois University - Carbondale
John CaseyPhilosophy B.A., Coe College
Ph.D., University of Iowa
David CoffeyChemistry / Physics B.S., University of the South
M.S., Ph.D., University of Washington
Brian ConlanLibrary B.A., St. Olaf College
M.L.I.S., Dominican University
James DarrArt B.F.A., Herron School of Art & Design
M.F.A., University of Delaware
Robert A. EcksteinBiology B.A., University of Colorado
D.V.M., Colorado State University
M.S., Ph.D., University of California - Davis
David S. EllumEnvironmental Studies B.S., North Carolina State University
M.F., Ph.D., Yale University
Dana EmmertChemistry / Physics B.S., Ohio State University
Ph.D., Purdue University
Benjamin FeinbergSociology / Anthropology B.A., University of Michigan - Ann Arbor
M.A., Ph.D., University of Texas - Austin
Sally A. FischerPhilosophy B.A., Goucher College
M.A., Villanova University
Ph.D., Marquette University
Vievee FrancisWriting B.A., Fisk University
M.F.A., University of Michigan
Warren J. GaughanMusic B.A., Maryville College
M.M., University of North Carolina - Greensboro
D.M.A., Arizona State University
Arlin (Robert) L. GeyerArt B.A., State University of New York - Purchase
M.F.A., Academy of Art University
Julie GillumTheatre B.A., Rollins College
Geoffrey HabronePortfolio B.A., State University of Miami
M.S. Mississippi State University
Ph.D., Oregon State University
Dongping HanHistory / Political Science B.A., Qufu Teacher's University, China
B.A., Hebei University, China
Diploma in Education, National University of Singapore
M.A., University of Vermont
Ph.D., Brandeis University
Heather Stewart HarveyLibrary B.A., University of California, Davis
M.L.I.S., San Jose State University
Robert HastingsEnvironmental Studies A.S., Pasadena City College
B.S., Bemidji State University
M.S., California State University
Gary HawkinsAssociate Dean for Faculty: Teaching & Learning / Undergraduate Writing Faculty B.A., University of Redlands
M.F.A., Warren Wilson College
Ph.D., University of Houston
Rachel HimmelheberWriting B.A., Warren Wilson College
M.F.A., New Mexico State
Ph.D., University of Wisconsin
Jeffrey HolmesBiology B.A., M.A., University of California - Santa Barbara
Ph.D., University of Colorado - Boulder
Becki HornungSocial Work B.A., Friends World College
M.S.W., Temple University
Ph.D., Arizona State University
Alisa HoveBiology B.S., University of California - Davis
M.A., Humboldt State University
Ph.D. (ABD), University of California - Santa Barbara
Carol Howard English / Theatre / Writing B.A., State University of New York - Purchase
M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., Columbia University
Mary HusemannEnglish / Writing B.A., University of Notre Dame
M.A., Ohio State University
Ph.D., University of South Carolina
Philip A. JamisonMathematics / Music B.A., Hamilton College
M.S., Western Carolina University
M.A., Appalachian State University
Annie JonasEducation B.S., Guilford College
M. Ed., Harvard University
Ed.D., Western Carolina University
Susan B. KaskEnvironmental Studies B.A., University of Colorado
Ph.D., University of Wyoming
Kevin KehrbergMusic B.A., Bethel College
M.A., Ph.D., University of Kentucky
Jeff A. KeithGlobal Studies B.A., Evergreen State College
M.A., Ph.D., University of Kentucky
Martha Knight-OakleyPsychology B.A., Trinity University
M.S., Ph.D., Purdue University
Amy KnisleyEnvironmental Studies B.A., University of the South
M.A., Ph.D., University of Colorado
M.E.L.P., Vermont Law School
Christine KorbMathematics A.A., Southwestern Community College
B.S., Western Carolina University
M.S., Western Carolina University
Siti KusujiartiSociology / Anthropology B.A., Gadjah Mada University
M.A., Ph.D., University of Kentucky
Chris KypriotisHistory / Political Science B.A., University of California - Los Angeles
M.A., California State University - Sacramento
Ph.D. (ABD), Ohio State University
Lucy A. LawrenceSocial Work B.S., University of North Carolina - Greensboro
M.S.W., Boston University
Ph.D., University of Alabama
Leah LeitsonArt B.F.A., New York State College of Ceramics
M.F.A., Louisiana State University
Laura L. LengnickEnvironmental Studies B.S., University of Maryland
M.S., North Carolina State University
Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University
Jessa MadoskyBiology / Environmental Studies B.S., Beloit College
Ph.D., University of New Orleans
Yoke Mei MahLibrary B.A., Warren Wilson College
M.S., University of Illinois - Urbana-Champaign
M.A., Purdue University
Langdon MartinChemistry / Physics B.A., Kalamazoo College
Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology
A. Michael MatinEnglish / Writing B.A., Vassar College
M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., Columbia University
Jane McCoyMusic B.M., Mars Hill
M.M., University of Colorado
Mallory McDuffOutdoor Leadership / Environmental Studies B.A., Vanderbilt University
M.S., University of South Alabama
Ph.D., University of Florida
Justine McGhee B.A., University of Carolina Chapel Hill
M.A., Ph.D., University of Rochester
Jason MillerPhilosophy B.A., College of William and Mary
Ph.D., University of Notre Dame
Erin C. Amason MonteroModern Languages B.A., California Lutheran University
M.A., University of New Mexico
Ph.D., University of New Mexico
David G. MooreSociology / Anthropology B.A., University of California at Berkeley
M.A., Ph.D., University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
Jennifer L. MozolicPsychology B.S., University of Mary Washington
Ph.D., Wake Forest University
David A. MycoffEnglish / Theatre / Writing B.A., Washington and Lee University
M.A., Ph.D., University of Rochester
Lara NguyenArt B.F.A., Columbus College of Art and Design
M.F.A., Southern Illinois University of Carbondale
Christine Richert NugentLibrary B.A., Texas A and M University
M.S.L.S., University of Tennessee - Knoxville
M.A., Western Carolina University
Beverly OhlerTheatre B.A., Newark School of Fine Art Graduate Division
Marty O'KeefeOutdoor Leadership B.S., M.Ed., St. Lawrence University
Ed.D., Boston University
Matthew OlzmannWriting B.A., University of Michigan
M.F.A., Warren Wilson College
Susan OrtizSociology / Anthropology B.A., New Mexico State University
M.A., Ohio State Universty
Ph.D., Ohio State University
Philip L. OtternessHistory / Political Science B.A., M.S., University of Pennsylvania
M.A., Cambridge University
M.A., Johns Hopkins University
Ph.D., University of Iowa
Jillisa OverholtOutdoor Leadership B.S., M.S., Ph.D. Indiana University
Angela Marie PhillipsModern Languages A.B., Georgetown University
M.A., Ph.D., University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
Nathan PooleWriting (Beebe Fellow) B.A., University of South Carolina
M.F.A., Warren Wilson College
Catherine ReidWriting B.A., Goddard College
M.A., University of Maine
Ph.D., Florida State University
Donna ReadOutdoor Leadership B.S., Millsaps College
M.S., University of Southern Mississippi
Holly J. RossonMathematics B.S., Saint Michael's College
M.S., The University of Vermont
Ph.D., Dartmouth College
Samuel ScovilleEnglish B.A., Yale University
M.A.T., Ph.D., Duke University
J. Thomas ShowalterHistory / Political Science B.A., Maryville College
M.A.C.T., University of Tennessee
Christine L. SwoapModern Languages B.A., Binghamton University
M.A., University of Delaware
Robert A. SwoapPsychology B.A., Duke University
M.S., Ph.D., University of Florida
Candace TaylorTheatre B.S., Northwestern University
M.F.A., University of Delaware
Patricia H. TuttleEducation A.A., Peace College
B.A., St. Andrews Presbyterian College
M.A., Presbyterian School of Christian Education
Laura VanceSociology / Anthropology B.A., M.A., Western Washington University
Ph.D., Simon Fraser University
Rima Vesely-FladReligious Studies B.A., University of Iowa
M.I.A., Columbia University
M.Div., M.Phil., Ph.D., Union Theological Seminary
Evan B. WantlandMathematics B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Auburn University
Gretchen W. WhippleMathematics B.A., Manhattanville College
M.S., Virginia Commonwealth University
M.S., Ph.D., Louisiana State University
Steven WilliamsMusic B.M., Mars Hill College
M.M., University of Illinois
Prix d'excellence, Conservatoire Nationale de Musique, France
D.M.A., University of Illinois