John Hazen White College of Arts & Sciences


  • Michael Childers, J.D., professor (law), college chair; B.S.B.A., B.S., University of North Carolina at Charlotte; MBA, J.D., Wake Forest University


  • Patricia Childress, M.A., associate professor (English); B.A., Randolph-Macon Women's College; M.A., University of North Carolina at Charlotte
  • Alana Dagenhart, Ph.D., professor¬†(English); A.A., Mitchell Community College; B.A., University of North Carolina at Charlotte; M.A., Gardner-Webb University; Ph.D., Indiana University of Pennsylvania
  • Jacob Detelich, Ph.D., assistant professor (media & communications); B.S., M.A., Ph.D., Indiana University of Pennsylvania
  • J. Donato Fortin, Ph.D., professor (mathematics); B.A., Stonehill College; M.S., Ph.D., The Ohio State University
  • Joan Geller, M.S., associate professor (communications); B.S., Boston University; M.S., Columbia University
  • Kenny Harmon, M.A., associate professor (English); B.A., M.A., University of North Carolina at Charlotte
  • Lisa Kendall, M.A., associate professor (leadership studies); B.A., State University of New York at Geneseo; M.A., Old Dominion University; M.A., California Institute of Integral Studies
  • Michael Lovin, J.D., assistant professor (mathematics); B.S., M.A., East Carolina University; J.D., Charlotte School of Law
  • Aleksandr Pecheny, Ph.D., assistant professor (mathematics); B.A., M.S., University of Kiev, Ukraine; Ph.D., Academy of Science, Ukraine
  • Mark Peres, J.D., professor (leadership studies); A.B., Rollins College; J.D., Florida State University
  • Audrey Roberts, M.S., lecturer (biology); B.S., Florida International University; M.S., University of Central Florida
  • Christopher Roy, Ph.D., associate professor (chemistry); B.S., University of Vermont; Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
  • Howard Slutzky, Psy.D., professor (psychology); B.A., University of Maryland; M.A., Psy.D., Georgia School of Professional Psychology (Argosy University)
  • Adam C. Smith, Ph.D., associate professor (economics); B.A., Winthrop University; M.A., Ph.D., George Mason¬†University
  • Michael Stephens, Ph.D., professor (English); B.A., M.A., University of Ulster; Ph.D., Bowling Green State University
  • Fernanda Tate-Owens, M.A., assistant professor (English); B.A., Johnson C. Smith University; M.A., Iowa State University
  • Donald Taylor, M.S.S.A., assistant professor (sociology); B.A., Cheyney State College; M.S.S.A., Case Western Reserve University
  • Daphne Thompson, M.A., associate professor (English); B.A., University of South Carolina; M.A., Clemson University
  • Anne-Marie Townley, M.A.T., assistant professor (English); B.A., Colorado State University; M.A.T., Colorado College
  • Manasseh Zechariah, Ph.D., professor (economics); B.Sc., Calcutta University; M.A., Jawaharlal Nehru University; Ph.D., University of California, Irvine