School of Health Professions and Social Sciences Faculty2020-04-17T13:57:48+00:00

School of Health Professions and Social Sciences Faculty

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  • Criminal Justice
  • Ecotourism
  • Health and Human Performance
  • Nursing
  • Political Science
  • Pre-Professional Health Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Recreation Leadership
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Teacher Education
Ryan Bates
Adjunct Instructor of Education
Nancy Beach
Assistant Professor of Education
Director of Academic Accessibility Services
Lower Stanley Library, Office 110
B.S., George Peabody College of Vanderbilt University
M.ED., Lynchburg College
Kimberly Brown
Kimberly Brown
Chair of the Division of Nursing
Associate Professor
Garber 133
ADN, Jefferson College of Health Sciences
BSN, Jefferson College of Health Sciences
MSN, Jefferson College of Health Sciences
DNP, Case Western Reserve University
Karen Carpenter
Program Coordinator of Health and Human Performance
Swartz 113
B.S. Radford University
M.S. Radford University
PhD, Walden University
Dan Caston
Associate Professor of Recreation Leadership
B.S., Longwood College
M.S., Western Illinois University
Ph.D., Prescott College
Christine J. Christianson
Director of Teacher Education
Assistant Professor of Teacher Education
B.S., Radford University
M.S., Radford University
Ph.D., North Carolina State University
Aaron Conover
Director of Norton Outdoor Adventures
Adjunct Instructor of Recreation Leadership
Ryan Cooper
Adjunct Instructor of Psychology
Angie L. Dahl
Dean of the School of Health Professions and Social Sciences
Associate Professor of Psychology
B.A., Concordia College
M.A., Luther Seminary
M.S., Ed.S. and Ph.D., Utah State University
Wendy Farr
Adjunct Instructor of Education
Andy Flora
Adjunct Instructor of Teacher Education
Katie Goff
Program Coordinator of Pre-Professional Health Sciences
B.S., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
M.S., West Virginia University
Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Taylor Gunter
Adjunct Instructor of Criminal Justice
Martha Haley-Bowling
Program Coordinator of Social Work
Associate Professor of Social Work
A.A.S., Ferrum College
B.S.W., Ferrum College
M.S.W., Virginia Commonwealth University
Ph.D., Capella University
Edmond D. Hally
Program Coordinator of Political Science
Associate Professor of Political Science and Public Administration
B.A., Rider University
M.A. and Ph.D., University of Iowa
Shannon B. Hardwicke
Associate Professor of Health and Human Performance: Physical Education
B.S., Radford University
M.Ed., Radford University
Ph.D., Virginia Tech
Abigail Jamison
Adjunct Professor of Psychology
Jeannine Klein
Adjunct Instructor of Psychology
Billy J. Long
Associate Professor of Criminal Justice
B.S., East Tennessee State University
M.A., East Tennessee State University
Ph.D., Indiana University of Pennsylvania
Violet Long
Visiting Assistant Professor of Teacher Education
B.A., Indiana Wesleyan University
M.Ed., Wright State University
Ed.D., Liberty University
Diane Marks
Adjunct Instructor of Education
Lori Mattox
Visiting Assistant Professor of Health and Human Performance: Exercise Science
Swartz 111
B.S., Shenandoah University
MS, James Madison University
Chris Mayer
Associate Professor of Recreation Leadership
B.A. Eastern Illinois University
M.S., Southern Illinois University
Ph.D., Colorado State University
Susan Mead
Assistant Professor of Sociology
B.A., Agnes Scott College
M.S., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Monica Minter
Adjunct Instructor of Psychology
David F. Nicholson
Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice
Program Coordinator of Criminal Justice
B.A., North Carolina State University
M.A. and M.S., North Carolina Central University
Ph.D, University of Oklahoma
Lisa Pendleton
Assistant Professor of Nursing
Garber Hall 134
M.S., Lynchburg College
B.S., Bluefield College
Megan St. Peters
Director of the MS in Psychology Program
Associate Professor of Psychology
B.S., University of the Ozarks
M.A., Northern Illinois University
Ph.D., Northern Illinois University
Deborah Powell
Adjunct Instructor of Social Work
Jessica Shoemaker
Adjunct Instructor of Psychology
Aaron Slusher
Assistant Professor of Social Work
Beckman Hall 311
B.S., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
MSW, Radford University
Veterinary Social Work Certificate, University of Tennessee-Knoxville
Betsy Smith
Nursing Program Specialist
Adjunct Instructor of Business
Garber 132
Sharon E. Stein
Program Coordinator of Psychology
Professor of Psychology
B.A., Western Reserve University
M.S.., Ohio University
Ph.D., Ohio University
Sandra Via
Sandra Via
Dean of the School of Graduate and Online Education Studies
Associate Professor of Political Science
B.A., Ferrum College
M.A., Virginia Tech
Ph.D., Virginia Tech
Peg Wimmer
Peg Wimmer
Adjunct Instructor of Sociology
A.A.S., New River Community College
B.S., Radford University
M.S., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Kathy Fletcher
Administrative Assistant for the School of Health Professions and Social Sciences
PH:  (540) 365-4408
FX:  (540) 365-4514
kfletcher@ferrum.edu