Directors of Undergraduate Programs

Each major in the College is overseen by a Director of the Undergraduate Program. Students with questions about courses offered by the department, major requirements, opportunities for majors, declaring a major, etc., should contact this person; click on the name to send an email.

African-American and African Studies

Njelle Hamilton
434-982-3537
Minor Hall 101A

American Sign Language

Gregory Propp
434-924-6646
New Cabell Hall 255

American Studies

Jack Hamilton
434-243-4342
126 Wilson Hall

Anthropology

Adria LaViolette
434-982-2631
Brooks Hall 309

Archaeology

Tyler Jo Smith
434-243-8782
Fayweather Hall 318

Art History

Christa Robbins
434-924-6123
Fayerweather Hall

Art, Studio

Kevin Everson
434-243-1785
Ruffin Hall 125

Astronomy, Astronomy-Physics

Michael Skrutskie (Undergraduate Major Advisor)
434-924-4328
Astronomy Building 262

Shane Davis  (Minors Advisor)
434-924-4898
Astronomy Building 214

Bioethics (minor only)

Jarrett Zigon
434-924-7044
Brooks Hall 301

Biology

Michael Wormington
434-982-5803
Physical & Life Science Building 206

Biology, Human

Michael Timko
434-982-5817
Gilmer Hall 280

Chemistry

Laura Serbulea
434-924-0924
CHM 469

Classics

Anthony Corbeill
434-924-3008
Cocke Hall B004

Cognitive Science

Per Sederberg
434-243-0814
Gilmer Hall B011

Comparative Literature

Paul Cantor
434-924-6653
Bryan Hall 134

Computer Science

Worthy Martin
434-982-2217
Rice Hall 013

Drama

L. Douglas Grissom
434-243-7752
Drama Building 211

East Asian Languages, Literatures, and Cultures & East Asian Studies

Jack Chen
434-243-9492
New Cabell Hall B059

Economics

Lee Coppock
434-924-6747
Monroe Hall 210

English

Andrew Stauffer
Bryan Hall 106

Area Program in Poetry Writing
Lisa Russ Spaar
434-924-6625
Bryan Hall 407

Area Program in Literary Prose
Elizabeth Denton
Dawson's Row

Environmental Sciences

Robert Davis
434-924-0579
Clark Hall 386-B

Environmental Thought and Practice

Deborah Lawrence  
434-924-0581
Clark Hall 216

French

Jennifer Tsien
434-243-8711
New Cabell Hall 337

German

Julia Gutterman
434-924-6696
New Cabell Hall 241

Global Studies

Global Public Health

Ruth Gaare Bernheim
434-924-8646
Hospital West 3181

 

Global Development Studies

David Edmunds
434-243-1694
Wilson Hall 125

 

Security and Justice

Peter Furia
434-924-1438
Gibson Hall 295

 

Environments and Sustainability

Phoebe Crisman
434-924-6898
Hotel A, B002

 

Middle East South Asia

Tessa Farmer
434-924-8460
New Cabell Hall 043B

 

Global Commerce in Culture and Society

Richard Handler
434-982-2166
 

History

Erin Lambert
434-924-6383
Nau Hall 453

Interdisciplinary Major

Shawn Lyons
434-924-8873
Monroe Hall 206

Italian

Enrico Cesaretti
434-924-7534
New Cabell Hall 459

Jewish Studies

James Loeffler
434-924-6408
New Cabell Hall 236

Latin American Studies

Eli Carter 
434-243-3032
New Cabel Hall 441

Linguistics

Lise Dobrin
434-924-7048
Brooks Hall 202

Mathematics

Ira Herbst 
434-409-8831
Kerchof Hall 228

Media Studies

William Little
434-924-6623
Wilson Hall 204

Medieval Studies

Eric Ramirez-Weaver
434-227-2910
Fayeweather Hall 305

Middle Eastern & South Asian Languages and Cultures         

Zvi Gilboa
434-924-1322
New Cabell Hall 145

Music

Fred Maus
Old Cabell Hall 202
email Professor Maus to arrange a meeting or to ask questions

Neuroscience

Jianhua "JC" Cang 
434-924-1117
Gilmer Hall 482

Philosophy

Ross P. Cameron
434-924-6922
Levering 108

Physics

Stefan Baessler
434-243-1024
Physics Building 169

Poetry

Lisa Russ Spaar 
434-924-6625
Bryan Hall 407

Political and Social Thought

Michael J. Smith
434-924-3433
Gibson S-396

Political Philosophy, Policy and Law

Colin Bird
434-924-3615
Gibson Hall S495

Politics

MIchael Smith
434-924-3433
Gibson Hall S396

Psychology

Frederick Smyth
434-924-0447
Psychology Corner Location (West Complex) 2519D

Religious Studies

Karl Shuve
434-924-6712
Gibson Hall 238

Slavic Languages and Literatures

Mark Elson
434-924-3548
New Cabell Hall 261

Sociology

Tom Guterbock
434-924-6516
Randall Hall 216

South Asian Languages and Cultures

See Middle Eastern & South Asian Languages and Cultures above

Spanish

Gustavo Péllon
434-924-4655
New Cabell Hall 463

Statistics

Jeff Holt
434-924-4927
Halsey Hall 112

Women, Gender & Sexuality

Bonnie Hagerman
434-982-2961
Levering Hall 103