Faculty Emeriti

Faculty with emeriti status as conferred by the BOV.

Ernest C. Ackermann, Professor Emeritus of Computer Science

B.A., Montclair State College; M.A., Ph.D., The Pennsylvania State University

Clavio F. Ascari, Professor Emeritus of Italian

Dottore in Lingue e Letterature Moderne, Universit. Bocconi

Bulent I. Atalay, Professor Emeritus of Physics

B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Georgetown University

James E. Baker, Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Music

B.S., M.Ed., Pennsylvania State University; D.M.A., The Catholic University of America

Rachel J. Benton, Professor Emerita of Health, Physical Education and Recreation

B.A., De Pauw University, M.A., Ph.D., State University of Iowa

J. Christopher Bill, Professor Emeritus of Psychology

B.S., College of the Holy Cross; M.S., University of Bridgeport; Ph.D., Dartmouth College

Julien Binford, Professor Emeritus of Art

Graduate, Art Institute of Chicago; Ryerson Fellowship for study in France; Virginia Museum Senior Fellowship; Rosenwald Fellowship

Roger J. Bourdon, Professor Emeritus of History

B.S, Loyola University of Los Angeles; M.A., Ph.D., University of California at Los Angeles

Marshall E. Bowen, Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Geography

B.Ed., Plymouth Teachers College; M.A., Kent State University; Ph.D., Boston University

Joseph Bozicevic, Professor Emeritus of Modern Foreign Languages

B.S., Juniata College; M.A., Middlebury College; Ph.D., Georgetown University

Juliette Breffort-Blessing, Professor Emerita of Modern Foreign Languages

L..s L., University of Lille; D.E.S., University of Paris; Diplome de L’Institut d’.tudes Politiques de Paris; Doct. U., University of Dijon

Nathaniel Brown, Professor Emeritus of English

B.A., Princeton University; M.A., Syracuse University; Ph.D., Columbia University

 Stanley F. Bulley, Professor Emeritus of Music

 L.R.A.M., Royal Academy of Music; Mus.Bac., Mus.Doc., University of Toronto; A.R.C.O., Royal College of Organists

David W. Cain, Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Religion 

A.B., Princeton University; B.D., Yale University; M.A., Ph.D., Princeton University

Otho C. Campbell, Associate Professor Emeritus of History

 B.A., University of Richmond; M.A., American University; Ph.D., University of Virginia

Herbert L. Cover, Professor Emeritus of Chemistry

 B.S., M.S., Ph.D., University of Virginia

William B. Crawley, Jr., Distinguished Professor Emeritus of History

 B.A., Hampden-Sydney College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Virginia

Judith A. Crissman, Professor Emerita of Chemistry

 B.A., Thiel College; Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Steven L. Czarsty, Professor Emeritus of Business Administration

 B.S., B.A., University of Hartford; M.B.A. University of Connecticut; D.B.A. George Washington University

Fredrick Davidson, Professor Emeritus of Business Administration

 B.S., Texas A & M University; MBA, Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh

Daniel A. Dervin, Professor Emeritus of English

 B.A., Creighton University; M.A., Ph.D., Columbia University

Eileen K. Dodd, Professor Emerita of Psychology

 Ph.B., Muhlenburg College; M.A., Ph.D., New York University

Mildred A. Droste, Associate Professor Emerita of Health and Physical Education

 B.S., Longwood College; M.Ed., Women’s College of the University of North Carolina

Albert G. Duke, Associate Professor Emeritus of Speech

 A.B., M.A., Syracuse University

Samuel T. Emory, Jr., Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Geography

 A.B., M.A., University of North Carolina; Ph.D., University of Maryland

Lewis P. Fickett, Jr., Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Political Science

 A.B., Bowdoin College; L.L.B., M.P.A., Ph.D., Harvard University

Victor A. Fingerhut, Associate Professor Emeritus of Political Science

 B.A., M.A., Yale University

Delmont F. Fleming, Professor Emeritus of English

 B.A., Eastern Baptist College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania

James F. Gaines, Professor Emeritus of French 

B.A., Michigan State University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania

John K. George, Professor Emeritus of Chemistry

 A.B., Columbia University; M.S., University of Connecticut; M.S., Clarkson College; Ph.D., University of Virginia

Donald E. Glover, Distinguished Professor Emeritus of English

 B.A., The College of William and Mary; M.A., Ph.D., University of Virginia

Roy M. Gordon, Professor Emeritus of Athletics, Health, and Physical Education

 B.A., Harpur College of the State University of New York; M.S., Springfield College

James B. Gouger, Professor Emeritus of Geography

 B.A., Montclair State College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Florida

 Roy F. Gratz, Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Chemistry

 B.S., University of Pittsburgh; A.M., Ph.D., Duke University

Stephen L. Griffin, Professor Emeritus of Art

 BFA, University of South Dakota; MFA, University of Wisconsin at Madison

Anne F. Hamer, Associate Professor Emerita of Music

 B.M., University of Michigan; M.M., The Catholic University of America

Susan J. Hanna, Professor Emerita of English

 B.A., The Ohio State University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Michigan

Richard E. Hansen, Distinguished Professor Emeritus of English

 B.A., M.S., Ph.D., Duke University

Anna Mae Harris, Associate Professor Emerita of Mathematical Sciences

 B.A., Mary Washington College; M.A., University of Virginia

Diane F. Hatch, Professor Emerita of Classics

 B.A., Sweet Briar College; M.A., Ph.D., University of North Carolina

Sonja Dragomanovic Haydar, Professor Emerita of Dance

 Professional Dance Certificate, Zagreb State Opera Ballet School; Diploma, Meister für Tranz, Berlin; Mozarteum Conservatory of Music, Salzburg

Rosemary H. Herman, Associate Professor Emerita of Modern Foreign Languages

 A.B., Woman’s College of the University of North Carolina; M.A., University of North Carolina

Henry W. Hewetson, Professor Emeritus of Economics

 B.A., University of Toronto; M.A., University of British Columbia; Ph.D., University of Chicago

Margaret M. Hofmann, Professor Emerita of Modern Foreign Languages

 A.B., Wellesley College; M.A., University of New Hampshire; Ph.D., University of Kansas

Miriam B. Hoge, Professor Emerita of Modern Foreign Languages

 A.B., Randolph-Macon Women’s College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania

Joseph E. Holmes, Associate Professor Emeritus of Mathematical Sciences

 B.S., M.S., State University of New York at New Paltz; Ed.D., University of Virginia

Patricia J. Holmes, Associate Professor Emerita of Mathematics

 B.A., University of Colorado; M.S., Oregon State University

Anna S. Hoye, Professor Emerita of Biological Sciences

 A.B., Lynchburg College; M.S., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin

Margaret Williamson Huber, Distinguished Professor Emerita of Anthropology

 B.A., Bryn Mawr College; B.Litt., D.Phil., Oxford University

David E. Hunt, Jr., Professor Emeritus of Theatre 

B.A., State University of New York at Buffalo; MFA, University of California at Los Angeles

Rose Mary Johnson, Professor Emerita of Biological Sciences

 A.B., Hood College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Virginia

Thomas L. Johnson, Professor Emeritus of Biological Sciences

 B.A., Lynchburg College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Virginia

J. William Kemp, Jr., Professor Emeritus of English

 B.A., Millsaps College; M.A., Mississippi State University; Ph.D., University of South Carolina at Columbia

 Richard J. Krickus, Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Political Science

 B.A., The College of William and Mary; M.A., University of Massachusetts; Ph.D., Georgetown University

Bernard C. Lemoine, Professor Emeritus of Music

B.M., Oberlin Conservatory of Music; M.M., University of Illinois; Ph.D., The Catholic University of America

Almont Lindsey, Professor Emeritus of History

B.S., Knox College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Illinois

Stephen L. Lipscomb, Professor Emeritus of Mathematics

B.A., Fairmont State College; M.A., West Virginia University; Ph.D., University of Virginia

Kathryn E. Loesser-Casey, Professor Emerita of Biology 

B.A., Drew University; Ph.D., Rutgers University and University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey–Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

B. David MacEwen, Professor Emeritus of Psychology

B.A., LeVerne College; M.A., University of California at Los Angeles; Ph.D., Arizona State University

Bernard L. Mahoney, Jr., Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Chemistry

B.S., M.S., Boston College; Ph.D., University of New Hampshire

Carol S. Manning, Professor Emerita of English

B.A., Delta State College; M.A., University of Kentucky; Ph.D., State Universtiy of New York at Albany

Adrienne C. May, Associate Professor Emerita of Education

B.A., MALS, Mary Washington College; Ed.D., University of Virginia

Robert L. McConnell, Professor Emeritus of Geology

B.S., M.S., University of Tennessee; Ph.D., University of California at Santa Barbara

Sammy R. Merrill, Distinguished Professor Emeritus of German

B.A., Wake Forest University; M.A., Duke University; Ph.D., Cornell University

Barbara S. Meyer, Professor Emerita of Art

B.A., Trinity University; M.A., University of Maryland; Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University

 Margaret A. Mi, Professor Emerita of Marketing

 BBA, MBA, Eastern New Mexico University; Ph.D., Virginia Commonwealth University

Fred E. Miller, Associate Professor Emeritus of Economics

A.B., M.A., Colorado State College of Education

Nancy H. Mitchell, Professor Emerita of English

B.A., Swarthmore College; M.A., Yale University; Ph.D., The Catholic University of America

Sidney H. Mitchell, Professor Emeritus of English

B.A., Swarthmore College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Virginia

Thomas G. Moeller, Professor Emeritus of Psychology

B.A., Marquette University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Iowa

W. Brown Morton, III, Professor Emeritus of Historic Preservation

BAH, University of Virginia; Diplome, Ecole des Beaux Arts

Paul C. Muick, Professor Emeritus of Art

B.F.A., Ohio State University; A.M., University of Chicago; Ph.D., Ohio State University

Lorene C. Nickel, Professor Emerita of Art

B.A., Goshen College; MFA, University of Florida

 Vera Niebuhr, Associate Professor Emerita of German

 B.A., Douglass College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin at Madison

Nikola M. Nikolic, Professor Emeritus of Physics

 B.S., Belgrade University; M.A., Ph.D., Columbia University

 Denis Nissim-Sabat, Professor Emeritus of Psychology

 B.A., Case Western Reserve University; Ph.D., Temple University

Patricia P. Norwood, Professor Emerita of Music

 B.M., Wheaton College; M.M., Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin

Cornelia D. Oliver, Distinguished Professor Emerita of Art

 B.A., Smith College; A.M., Duke University; Ph.D., The Catholic University of America

Joan T. Olson, Associate Professor Emerita of Sociology

 B.A., Wheaton College; M.A., Michigan State University; Ph.D., Northwestern University

Richard P. Palmieri, Professor Emeritus of Geography

 B.S., State College at Boston; M.A., University of Texas; Ph.D., University of California at Davis

Mary Jo Parrish, Professor Emerita of Biological Sciences

 B.A., M.A., University of North Carolina; Ph.D., University of Virginia

Aniano Pena, Professor Emeritus of Modern Foreign Languages

 M.A., Temple University; Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania

 Larry W. Penwell, Professor Emeritus of Management and Psychology

 B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Cincinnati

Mary W. Pinschmidt, Distinguished Professor Emerita of Biological Sciences

 A.B., Western Maryland College; A.M., Duke University; Ph.D., Medical College of Virginia

William C. Pinschmidt, Jr., Professor Emeritus of Biological Sciences

 B.S., Mount Union College; M.S., Ohio State University; Ph.D., Duke University

William Ray Pope, Associate Professor Emeritus of Psychology

 B.S., M.A., Middle Tennesse State University; Ph.D., Virginia Commonwealth University

Alice B. Rabson, Professor Emerita of Psychology

 A.B., Cornell University; M.S., Ph.D., Purdue University

Donald N. Rallis, Associate Professor Emeritus of Geography 

B.A., B.S., University of the Witwatersrand; M.A., University of Miami; Ph.D., The Pennsylvania State University

Claudia M. Read, Professor Emerita of Health, Physical Education, and Recreation

 B.S., Women’s College of the University of North Carolina; M.A., New York University

Joanna L. Reynolds, Associate Professor Emerita of Spanish

 A.B., Wesleyan College; M.A., Duke University; Ph.D., George Washington University

John H. Reynolds, Professor Emeritus of Computer Science

 A.S., Eastern Oklahoma A & M; B.S. Southeastern State College; M.S., State University of New York at Stony Brook

Carmen L. Rivera, Professor Emerita of Modern Foreign Languages

 B.A., University of Puerto Rico; M.A., Florida State College for Women; Ph.D., University of Salamanca

Key Sun Ryang, Professor Emeritus of History

 B.A., Trinity University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Maryland

Raman K. Singh, Professor Emeritus of English

 B.A., Saint Stephen’s College; M.A., Western Michigan University; Ph.D., Purdue University

Paul C. Slayton, Jr., Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Education

 B.S., M.Ed., Ed.D., University of Virginia

Roy H. Smith, Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Psychology

 B.S., University of Tennessee; Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania

Charles A. Sletten, Professor Emeritus of Sociology

 B.A., University of Virginia; A.M., Ph.D., Harvard University

Stephen P. Stageberg, Associate Professor Emeritus of Economics 

BSFS, M.A., Ph.D., Georgetown University

Mary Ellen Stephenson, Professor Emerita of Modern Foreign Languages

 B.A., Westhampton College; M.A., Middlebury College; Ph.D., University of Chicago

Glen R. Thomas, Professor Emeritus of American Studies

B.A., Stanford University; M.A., American University; Ph.D., Emory University

Arthur L. Tracy, Associate Professor Emeritus of History and American Studies

B.A., Barrington College; M.A., Ph.D., American University

Joseph C. Vance, Professor Emeritus of History

B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Virginia

George Montgomery Van Sant, Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Philosophy

A.B., St. John’s College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Virginia

Brenda E. Vogel, Professor Emerita of Education

BFA, Virginia Commonwealth University; M.A.Ed., Ed.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Richard H. Warner, Professor Emeritus of History

A.B., Dartmouth College; M.A., Ph.D., New York University

Stephen H. Watkins, Professor Emeritus of English

B.A., M.A., Ph.D., Florida State University

Katharine F. Wells, Associate Professor Emerita of Health, Physical Education, and Recreation

B.S., New York University; Ed.M., Boston University; M.S., Wellesley College; Ph.D., State University of Iowa

Janet F. Wishner, Professor Emerita of Philosophy

B.A., University of Leeds; M.A., Bedford College, University of London; Ph.D., University of Georgia

Lawrence Wishner, Professor Emeritus of Chemistry

B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Maryland

Rebecca T. Woosley, Associate Professor Emerita of Health and Physical Education

A.B., Women’s College of the University of North Carolina; B.S., Mary Washington College; M.S., Louisiana State University

Marsha F. Zaidman, Associate Professor Emerita of Computer Science

B.S., Brooklyn College; M.S., The George Washington University

Janet G. Zeleznock, Associate Professor Emerita of Mathematics

B.S., Saint Francis College; M.A., Duquesne University

Benjamin F. Zimdars, Professor Emeritus of History

B.A., North Central College; M.A., University of Wisconsin; Ph.D., University of Texas

Paul M. Zisman, Professor Emeritus of Education

B.A., The College of William and Mary; M.A.T., Howard University; Ph.D., The Catholic University of America