Faculty & Staff

C. Ken Smith

Co-Chair and Professor of Forestry, University Forester, co-director Island Ecology
land use and soils, forest restoration

John C. Willis

Jessie Ball duPont Professor of History, coordinator of Environmental Arts and Humanities
Walsh-Ellett 201 / ext. 1534

Aaron A. Elrod

Assistant Professor of Economics
Walsh- Ellett 313 / ext. 3156

Sarah C. Sherwood

Co-Chair and Associate Professor, University Archaeologist, Boeckman Director of the Sewanee Environmental Institute
archaeology, geomorphology, anthropology

Emily M. White

Assistant Professor of Chemistry
Woods Labs G-5 / ext. 3562

Deborah A. McGrath

Professor of Biology
Spencer Hall 165 / ext. 1991

Russell Fielding

Assistant Professor, Environment and Sustainability
artisanal whaling, sustainability practices, environmental policy

D. Bran Potter

Professor of Geology
sedimentology, western geology, historical geology

James R. Peters

Professor of Philosophy
Carnegie 201A / ext. 1581

Sid Brown

Professor of Religious Studies, Chair of Religious Studies
Walsh-Ellett 215 / ext. 1529

Christopher Van de Ven

GIS Instructor and Manager of the Landscape Analysis Lab
spatial mapping and analysis, earth sciences

Martin A. Knoll

Professor of Geology
paleoecology, hydrology, paleoclimatology

Kristen K. Cecala

Assistant Professor of Biology
Spencer Hall 152 / ext. 3153

Daniel Clay Carter

Visiting Assistant Professor of Environmental Studies
Woods Lab 110 / ext. 1418

Kirk S. Zigler

Chair & Associate Professor of Biology, Island Ecology Program Co-Director
Spencer Hall 161 / ext. 1715

Gerald L. Smith

Professor of Religion and Marshal of the University Faculties, Robert M. Ayres Jr. Distinguished University Chair
Gerald Smith teaches in the area of religion and culture. Smith's interests include rural religion, environmental and place studies, settlement history, material culture and cartography. His field work includes study of landscape, villages, churches, cemeteries, barns, and log and stone structures.

Greg Pond

Professor of Art, Department Chair
Nabit Art Bldg 110 / ext. 1870

Pradip Malde

Professor of Art
Carnegie 305 / ext. 1537

Roger S. Levine

Associate Professor of History
Walsh-Ellett 307 / ext. 1785

David George Haskell

Professor of Biology
Spencer 176B / ext. 1918

John Gatta

William B. Kenan Jr. Professor of English
Gailor 102A / ext. 1913

Jonathan P. Evans

Professor of Biology
Spencer Hall / ext. 1304