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Faculty & Staff

  • Gaby Aguirre-Iriarte
    Adjunct Faculty

  • Mike Akbari
    Adjunct Faculty

  • Dale Alden
    Assistant Professor

    615.966.5823 ext. 5823

  • Holly Allen
    Professor

    615.966.5204 ext. 5204

  • John Allen
    Project Coordinator and Evaluator

  • Neal Allison
    Instructor in History

    615.966.6580 ext. 6580

  • Jim Arnett
    Chair of Health Professions Advisory Committee

  • Andrew Atkins
    Adjunct Faculty

  • Brandon Banes
    Assistant Professor

    615.966.6143 ext. 6143

  • Jeff Barrie
    Adjunct Faculty

  • Joe Beam
    Adjunct Faculty

  • John Beauchamp
    Professor

  • Troy Bentley

    615.966.6640 ext. 6640

  • Jordan Bischell
    Adjunct Faculty

  • Andrea Blackman
    Adjunct Faculty

    615.966.5960 ext. 5960

  • Jessika Boles

    615.966.5906 ext. 5906

  • Ryan Bowen
    Lecturer

    615.966.5710 ext. 5710

  • Becky Boyd
    Adjunct Faculty

  • Alan Bradshaw
    Chair, Physics
    Professor

    615.966.6640 ext. 6640

  • Myers Brown

    615.966.0000 ext. 0

  • Tenielle Buchanan
    Adjunct Faculty

  • Valerie Busler
    Adjunct Faculty

    615.966.5174 ext. 5174

  • Ralph Butler
    Adjunct Faculty

  • Randy Bybee
    Professor

    615.966.5718 ext. 5718

  • Don Caldwell
    Adjunct Faculty

    615.966.1194 ext. 1194

  • Wayne Campbell
    Radio Assistant

    615.966.6072 ext. 6072

  • Dana Carpenter
    Associate Professor

    615.966.6145 ext. 6145

  • Greg Carpenter
    Adjunct Faculty

  • Stacy Carroll
    Adjunct Faculty

    615.966.5174 ext. 5174

  • Grant Carruth
    Adjunct Faculty

  • Terry Casey
    Adjunct Faculty

  • Brian Cavitt
    Associate Professor of Chemistry

    615.966.6042 ext. 6042

  • Bob Chandler
    Visiting Professor of Communication

    615.966.1757 ext. 1757

  • Daniella Chappell

    615.966.5960 ext. 5960

  • Phil Choate
    Professor

    615.966.5723 ext. 5723

  • J. Caleb Clanton
    University Research Professor
    Professor of Philosophy

    615.966.5727 ext. 5727

  • Alexza Clark

    615.966.6072 ext. 6072

  • Rebecca Clark
    Chair of the Department of Social Work
    Associate Professor of Social Work
    Director of the Social Work Program

    615.966.5702 ext. 5702

  • Kent Clinger
    Chair, Chemistry
    Professor

    615.966.5724 ext. 5724

  • Urszula Collier
    Administrative Assistant

    615.966.5213 ext. 5213

  • Monte Collins
    Adjunct Faculty

    615.966.6108 ext. 6108

  • Toby Compton
    Adjunct Faculty

  • Sami Cone
    Adjunct Faculty

    615.966.5816 ext. 5816

  • John Conger
    Chair, Family Studies
    Professor

  • Beth Conway
    Associate Professor

    615.966.5741 ext. 5741

  • Caity Couch
    EQUIP Tutor

  • Amy Crossland
    Associate Professor

    615.966.5790 ext. 5790

  • Lisa Davies
    Adjunct Faculty

  • Alisa DeBorde

    615.966.5960 ext. 5960

  • Dave Donnelly

    615.966.6072 ext. 6072

  • Susan Drescher
    Adjunct Faculty

    615.966.6147 ext. 6147

  • Brian Dudak

    615.966.5960 ext. 5960

  • Ashley Dumas

    615.966.5906 ext. 5906

  • Aerial Ellis
    Instructor

    615.966.5730 ext. 5730

  • Jenna Elrod

    615.966.5213 ext. 5213

  • Scott Ericson
    Adjunct Faculty

    615.966.5906 ext. 5906

  • Jason Faulkner
    Adjunct Faculty

  • Ellen Forrester

    615.966.6111 ext. 6111

  • Kent Gallaher
    Director, Biomolecular Science Graduate Program
    Chair, Biology
    Professor

    615.966.5721 ext. 5721

  • Todd Gary
    Adjunct Faculty

  • Jerry Gaw
    Professor

    615.966.5745 ext. 5745

  • Vicki Gaw
    Social Work Admin Asst PT

    615.966.7079 ext. 7079

  • Tim Ghianni
    Adjunct Faculty

  • Sarah Gibson
    Associate Professor of Communication

    615.966.5816 ext. 5816

  • Lauryn Gilliam

    615.966.5906 ext. 5906

  • Chris Gonzalez
    Director, Marriage and Family Therapy
    Associate Professor

    615.966.6651 ext. 6651

  • Richard Goode
    Professor
    Coordinator, LIFE Program

    615.966.5748 ext. 5748

  • Daniel Gordon
    McClure Professorship of Faith and Science

    615.966.5753 ext. 5753

  • Ken Gordon
    Adjunct Faculty

    615.966.5906 ext. 5906

  • Luanne Grandinetti

    615.966.6072 ext. 6072

  • Sonya Green
    Associate Professor

    615.966.5784 ext. 5784

  • Alan Griggs
    Chair, Communications and Journalism
    Associate Professor

    615.966.5029 ext. 5029

  • Trey Gwinn
    Adjunct Faculty

    615.966.6111 ext. 6111

  • Gary Hall
    Professor

    615.966.5752 ext. 5752

  • Tracy Hall

    615.966.5906 ext. 5906

  • Stephanie Harper
    Adjunct Faculty

  • Jan Harris
    Associate Professor

    615.966.5758 ext. 5758

  • Susan Haynes
    Assistant Professor of Political Science

    615.966.6605 ext. 6605

  • Linda Hazel

    615.966.5906 ext. 5906

  • Matt Hearn
    Professor

    615.966.5960 ext. 5960

  • Gary Hickerson
    Adjunct Faculty

  • Greg Hines
    Adjunct Faculty

    615.966.6072 ext. 6072

  • Frances Holder
    Adjunct Faculty

    615.966.6147 ext. 6147

  • Kyle Horst
    Adjunct Faculty

    615.966.5906 ext. 5906

  • Janet Hudson
    PreMed PT

    615.966.7147 ext. 7147

  • Beth Jent
    Adjunct Faculty

  • Dan Johnson
    Adjunct Faculty

  • Jennie Johnson
    Administrative Assistant

    615.966.6111 ext. 6111

  • Jeremy Johnson
    Adjunct Faculty

    615.966.5906 ext. 5906

  • Kimberly Johnson

    615.966.6072 ext. 6072

  • Tim Johnson
    University Research Professor
    Professor

    615.966.5771 ext. 5771

  • Brandi Kellett
    Adjunct Faculty

  • Shane Kelley
    Adjunct Faculty

  • Kelly Kidder
    Associate Professor

    615.966.6617 ext. 6617

  • Hannah King
    Laboratory Coordinator

    615.966.5278 ext. 5278

  • Margaret Kingsbury
    Adjunct Faculty

    615.966.5960 ext. 5960

  • Jill Kirby
    Assistant Professor of Biology

    615.966.5268 ext. 5268

  • Tamera Klingbyll
    Instructor

    615.966.5776 ext. 5776

  • Daniel Knox
    Adjunct Faculty

  • Liz Lane

    615.966.5906 ext. 5906

  • Ethan Lannom

    615.966.5960 ext. 5960

  • Olivia Lee
    Adjunct Faculty

    615.966.5960 ext. 5960

  • Andrea Leka
    Stockroom and Lab Coord

  • John Lewis
    Associate Professor

    615.966.5778 ext. 5778

  • Cheryl Lindsay
    Adjunct Faculty

    615.966.5960 ext. 5960

  • Katie Link
    Lecturer

    615.966.6154 ext. 6154

  • Anna Claire Lowder

    615.966.5300 ext. 5300

  • Jon Lowrance
    Professor

    615.966.5783 ext. 5783

  • Nancy Magnusson Durham
    Professor of Psychology, Counseling and Family Science
    Professor

    615.966.5343 ext. 5343

  • Lori Martin
    Administrative Assistant A S

    615.966.6146 ext. 6146

  • Frank Martinez
    Adjunct Faculty

  • Lee Mayo
    Lecturer in Philosophy

    615.966.6111 ext. 6111

  • Justin McClain

    615.966.6147 ext. 6147

  • Jimmy McCollum
    Professor

    615.966.5788 ext. 5788

  • Bruce McCurdy

    615.966.5906 ext. 5906

  • Mark McGee

    615.966.6072 ext. 6072

  • Charlie McVey
    Professor

    615.966.5789 ext. 5789

  • Caterina Messina

    615.966.5960 ext. 5960

  • Florah Mhlanga
    Associate Dean, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
    Professor

    615.966.6619 ext. 6619

  • Howard Miller
    Chair, History, Politics and Philosophy
    Associate Professor

    615.966.5780 ext. 5780

  • Mark Miller
    Professor

    615.966.5792 ext. 5792

  • Bonny Millimaki
    Associate Professor

    615.966.5812 ext. 5812

  • Villa Mitchell
    Associate Professor

  • Dave Morgan
    Assistant Professor

    615.966.6303 ext. 6303

  • Jake Morris
    Director, Graduate Counseling
    Professor

    615.966.6652 ext. 6652

  • Melanie Morris
    Associate Professor

    615.966.5658 ext. 5658

  • John Moss
    Electronics Technician

    615.966.6673 ext. 6673

  • Gracie Mullins

    615.966.5213 ext. 5213

  • Amy Nelson
    Professor

    615.966.6488 ext. 6488

  • Brian O'Neal
    Director, Ops and Engineering

    615.966.6072 ext. 6072

  • Jack O'Neill
    Adjunct Faculty

    615.966.5174 ext. 5174

  • Lezlie Owsley

    615.966.5300 ext. 5300

  • Ted Parks
    Associate Professor

    615.966.6616 ext. 6616

  • Danna Perry
    Administrative Assistant

    615.966.6147 ext. 6147

  • Linda Phipps
    Professor

    615.966.6629 ext. 6629

  • Abby Poff

    615.966.5174 ext. 5174

  • Nancy Posey

    615.966.5960 ext. 5960

  • Steve Prewitt
    Associate Provost and Assistant Professor

    615.966.6180 ext. 6180

  • Paul Prill
    Director, Honors College
    Professor

    615.966.5805 ext. 5805

  • Cecelia Ramsey
    Lecturer in English and Modern Language

    615.966.5960 ext. 5960

  • Shanna Ray
    Chair, Psychology
    Professor

    615.966.5833 ext. 5833

  • Kimberly Reed
    Chair, English and Foreign Languages
    Professor

    615.966.5810 ext. 5810

  • Douglas Ribeiro
    Associate Professor

    615.966.7142 ext. 7142

  • Pat Roberts
    Administrative Assistant

    615.966.5174 ext. 5174

  • Tiffany Rogers
    Adjunct Faculty

    615.966.5906 ext. 5906

  • Joy Samuels
    Adjunct Faculty

  • Alice Sanderlin
    High School Faculty

  • Alicia Santiago-Haslag

    615.966.5960 ext. 5960

  • Rachel Sarvak
    Administrative Assistant

  • Marc Schwerdt
    Assistant Professor

    615.966.5726 ext. 5726

  • Zac Settle

    615.966.000 ext. 0

  • Mary Sledge
    Professor

    615.966.6681 ext. 6681

  • John Smith
    Associate Professor

    615.966.5163 ext. 5163

  • Holly Spencer
    Adjunct Faculty

  • Fletcher Srygley
    Adjunct Faculty

    615.966.5819 ext. 5819

  • William Stanton

    615.966.5724 ext. 5724

  • Willie Steele
    Professor of English

    615.966.5744 ext. 5744

  • Richard Stephenson

    615.966.5960 ext. 5960

  • Molly Stokes

    615.966.5174 ext. 5174

  • Joey Strawn
    Adjunct Faculty

  • Bill Tallon
    Adjunct Faculty

  • David Thomas

    615.966.5213 ext. 5213

  • Denis Thomas
    Associate Professor

    615.966.5599 ext. 5599

  • Jim Thomas
    Interim Senior Vice President for Student Services
    Professor

    615.966.5828 ext. 5828

  • Kathy Thurman
    Administrative Assistant

  • Cammy Tidwell

    615.966.6147 ext. 6147

  • Kenna Tomberlin
    Administrative Assistant

    615.966.5960 ext. 5960

  • Paul Turner
    Professor

    615.966.5832 ext. 5832

  • Ron Turner

    615.966.6111 ext. 6111

  • Jenna Vance
    Administrative Assistant

    615.966.5906 ext. 5906

  • Mike Vantrease
    Lab Technician

    615.966.5735 ext. 5735

  • Brad Walker
    Adjunct Faculty
    Lecturer

    615.966.5744 ext. 5744

  • Austin Watkins
    Adjunct Faculty

    615.966.6111 ext. 6111

  • Stacia Watkins
    Associate Professor
    Director of LIGHT Program

    615.966.5150 ext. 5150

  • Cayce Watson
    Associate Professor
    Practicum Coordinator

    615.966.5756 ext. 5756

  • Tina Waymire Collier

    615.966.5906 ext. 5906

  • Carroll Wells
    Chair, Mathematics
    Professor

    615.966.5835 ext. 5835

  • Amanda Williams
    Assistant Professor

    615.966.5621 ext. 5621

  • Caroline Williams

    615.966.5960 ext. 5960

  • Trina Winters
    Adjunct Faculty

    615.966.5906 ext. 5906

  • DeAndrea Witherspoon
    Assistant Professor of Psychology and Counseling

    615.966.5903 ext. 5903

  • Jim Wood
    Adjunct Faculty

    615.966.6108 ext. 6108

  • Cory Woodroof
    Program Manager for Graduate Business