Faculty in the Liberal Arts Program

Full-time and adjunct faculty who teach in the Liberal Arts program. Note that adjunct instructors from other UR schools may not appear in this listing.

headshot of  Erik  Nielson
Professor, Liberal Arts
Program Chair, Liberal Arts
Contact:
(804) 287-1245
headshot of  John R. Alley
Adjunct Professor, Liberal Arts
Contact:
(804) 289-8133
Adjunct Professor, Liberal Arts
Contact:
(804) 289-8133
headshot of Dr. Monti  Datta
Associate Professor of Political Science
Adjunct Associate Professor, SPCS, Liberal Arts

Specialties:
  • Human Trafficking and Modern Day Slavery
  • Anti-Americanism and perceptions of the United States
  • The U.S.-European Transatlantic Gap
  • U.S. policy towards North Korea
Contact:
(804) 289-8531
headshot of  Michael  Dixon
Adjunct Instructor, Liberal Arts
Contact:
(804) 289-8133
headshot of  Jim  Duncan
Adjunct Instructor, Liberal Arts
Contact:
headshot of  Shannon L. Feagans
Adjunct Associate Professor, Liberal Arts
Contact:
(804) 289-8133
headshot of  Marcus R. Forbes
Adjunct Associate Professor, Liberal Arts
Contact:
(804) 289-8133
headshot of  April N. Greenan
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Liberal Arts
Contact:
(804) 289-8133
headshot of  Cathy Eileen Herweyer
Adjunct Professor, Liberal Arts
Contact:
(804) 289-8133
headshot of  Daniel L. Hocutt
Web Manager, School of Professional & Continuing Studies
Adjunct Professor, Liberal Arts
Member, SPCS Speakers Bureau

Specialties:
  • Social Media Marketing in Higher Education
  • Professional Writing & Communication
  • Influence of Digital Algorithms
  • Academic Research & Writing
Contact:
(804) 287-6658
headshot of  Cheryl A. Huff
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Liberal Arts
Contact:
(804) 289-8133
headshot of  Courtney  Hughes
Assistant Athletic Director for Academic Support & Co-Curricular Initiatives, Athletics
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Liberal Arts
Contact:
(804) 287-1949
headshot of  Kelley  Lane
Adjunct Professor, Liberal Arts
Contact:
(804) 289-8133
headshot of  Roger  Mancastroppa
Adjunct Instructor, Liberal Arts
Associate Director, Academic Skills Center
Contact:
(804) 289-8956
headshot of Dr. Eugene G. Maurakis
Visiting Research Scientist
Adjunct Professor, Liberal Arts

Specialties:
  • Climate Change
  • Biodiversity
  • Behavior
Contact:
(804) 289-8133
headshot of  Robert  McAdams Jr.
Director, Partners in the Arts
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Liberal Arts
Member, SPCS Speakers Bureau

Specialties:
  • Integrating Creativity in Learning & Working
  • Arts Integration
Contact:
(804) 662-3130
headshot of  James L. Narduzzi
University Professor and Dean Emeritus
Adjunct Professor, Liberal Arts
Member, SPCS Speakers Bureau

Specialties:
  • Politics & Elections
  • 2016 Presidential Election Cycle
  • Primary System & Electoral College
  • Polarization in American Politics
  • Continuing Education & Lifelong Learning
Contact:
(804) 289-8133
headshot of  William (Bill) Lee Roberts
Adjunct Professor, Liberal Arts
Member, AFAC
Contact:
(804) 289-8133
headshot of  Lauren C. Wicklund
Adjunct Instructor, Liberal Arts
Senior Associate Athletics Director for Leadership & Student-Athlete Development, Athletics
Contact:
(804) 287-6552
headshot of  Christopher (Chris) A. Wieder
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Liberal Arts
Contact:
(804) 289-8133
headshot of  Elisabeth E. Wray
Adjunct Professor, Liberal Arts

Specialties:
  • European Civilization
  • U.S. Women
Contact:
(804) 289-8348
headshot of  Daniel F. Zelinski
Adjunct Professor, Liberal Arts
Contact:
(804) 289-8133
headshot of  John A. Zinn III
Adjunct Professor, Liberal Arts

Specialties:
  • Economic Literacy in Secondary Education
  • iPads, Data Collection & Experiential Learning
  • Genealogy & Economic History
  • The LGBTQ Consumer
Contact:
(804) 289-8133