Faculty

Pedro J. Bernal
Professor of Chemistry; B.S., Ph.D., University of Tennessee. Specializations: physical and general chemistry, and the philosophy of science.

Edward H. Cohen
William R. Kenan, Jr., Professor of English.  B.A., University of Maryland; M.A., University of Iowa; Ph.D., University of New Mexico.  Specializations: Victorian studies.

J. Thomas Cook
Professor of Philosophy.  B.A., Johns Hopkins University; M.A., Ph.D., Vanderbilt University.  Specializations: history of philosophy, philosophy of mind, and metaphysical issues such as the nature of self and human freedom.

Hoyt L. Edge
Hugh F. and Jeannette G. McKean Professor of Philosophy.  B.A., Stetson University; M.A., Ph.D., Vanderbilt University.  Specializations: philosophy of psychology, American philosophy, parapsychology, and cognitive anthropology.

Patricia A. Lancaster
Professor of Modern Languages.  B.A., Coker College; M.A., Ph.D., Emory University.  Specializations: humanities and French language, literature, and culture.

R. Barry Levis
Professor of History.  B.S., M.A., Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University.  Specializations: ancient, medieval, and early modern European history.

Walter S. Phelan
Professor of English, A.B., Pontifical College Josephinum; M.A., Ph.D., Ohio State University.  Specializations: Middle English literature, mythology, autobiography, and environmental literature.

Scott M. Rubarth
George D. and Harriet W. Cornell Scholar in Classical Studies and Associate Professor of Classical Philosophy.  B.A., Los Angeles Baptist College; B.A., M.A., San Diego State University; Ph.D., University of Toronto.  Specializations: ancient Greek philosophy, stoicism, perception, and gender in antiquity.

Gail D. Sinclair
Executive Director and Scholar in Residence of the Winter Park Institute at Rollins. B.A. and M.A. University of Missouri, Kansas City; Ph.D., University of South Florida. Specializations: 19th and 20th century American literature, feminism, comparative women's literature, film.

Joseph V. Siry
Associate Professor of Environmental Studies.  B.A., Emory University; M.A., Ph.D., University of California at Santa Barbara.  Specializations: conservation history, the history of science and technology, energy conservation and resource use, international environmental politics, global ecology, wilderness field studies, and service learning.

Robert Smither
Professor of Psychology.  B.A., Indiana University; M.A., California State University at San Francisco; Ph.D., The Johns Hopkins University.  Specializations: industrial and organizational psychology, leadership, existential and humanistic psychology, and personality theory.

 

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