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Dr. Monica Alston Miller

Dr. Monika Alston Miller

Dean, Division of Arts and Humanities | Program Chair, Communication, Division of Arts & Humanities

Expertise: Black Women's Political History, Public Speaking & Presentation Design, Women's Speeches

Diana Amos

Dr. Diana Amos

Associate Professor of Voice & Musical Theatre, Division of Arts & Humanities

Expertise: International Opera Performance, Musical Theater Studies & Performance, Vocal Studies

Dr. Derek Bedenbaugh

Dr. Derek Bedenbaugh

Assistant Professor of English, Division of Arts & Humanities

Expertise: 19th Century British Literature, Gender Studies

Dr. Tamara L. Burk

Professor of Communication | Director of the Center for Leadership & Social Change | Director of PLACE Fellows and Leadership Studies Programs, Division of Arts & Humanities

Expertise: Pedagogy, Leadership Education, Communication & Culture, Social Justice

Aldrena Hicks Corder, MFA

Assistant Professor of Graphic Design and Art, Division of Arts & Humanities

Expertise: Graphic Design, Diversity & Inclusion in the Arts

Dr. Brennan Davis

Dr. Brennan Davis

Assistant Professor of Education, Division of Education

Expertise: Secondary Literacy, Literacy Methods across Content Areas, Writing, Writing Instruction in Secondary Education

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Erika R. Dawkins

Director of Public Relations/Lecturer of Public Relations, Office of Advancement

Expertise: Crisis Management, Media Ethics, New Media, PR Practices

Christine Hait

Dr. Christine Hait

Professor of English, Division of Business, Entrepreneurship, & Technology

Expertise: Film & Literature, Literature of the American South, Paris in Film & Literature

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Dr. Melissa Heidari

Martha Youmans Edens Professor of English, Division of Business, Entrepreneurship, & Technology

Expertise: New Orleans Author Grace King, Women's Autobiography, American Gothic Literature

Dr. Shirley Huisman

Dr. Shirley Huisman

Assistant Professor of Social Work, Division of Social Sciences

Expertise: Pandemic Trauma Issues, Trauma Informed Mental Health Care

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Aletha Jacobs

Music Instructor, Division of Arts & Humanities

Expertise: Jazz Studies & Performance

Jenny Johansson

Jenny Johansson

Director of Teacher Education, Division of Education

Expertise: Literacy Instruction, Special Education, Trauma-Informed Education