Meet Our Faculty

Sure, there are bigger schools, but our caring, professional faculty sets William Peace University apart.

The instructors at WPU are some of the best and brightest, offering personal attention, insight and wisdom to students that few universities can match. More than 64% of professors hold a doctorate, and many others hold decades of industry experience and expertise in their respective fields of study. With a student-to-faculty ratio of 11:1, it’s virtually impossible to get lost at WPU. You’re more than just a number here. 

 

Professor of English; Program Director of English
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Jen Blush
Assistant Professor of Psychology
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Associate Professor of Special Education; Program Director of Adapted Curriculum Licensure
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Lisa Bonner
Department Chair of Science and Mathematics; ​Professor of Biology
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Assistant Professor of Interactive Design
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Associate Professor of Biology
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Assistant Professor of Exercise and Sport Science; Program Director of Exercise and Sport Science & Sport and Fitness Studies
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Department Chair of Art, Communication, and SGD; Associate Professor of Art, Communication, and SGD
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Assistant Professor of Simulation and Game Design; Program Director of Simulation and Game Design
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Professor of English
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​Associate Professor of Business Administration; Program Director of Human Resources Management
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Assistant Professor of Communication and Interactive Design
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Matt Hodge
Associate Professor of Musical Theatre and Theatre
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Sandra Holsonback
Assistant Professor of Business Administration
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Assistant Professor of Mathematics
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Associate Professor of Political Science
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Dr. Erica Jastrow
Assistant Professor of Nursing; Department Chair of Nursing
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Beth Kusko
Associate Professor of Political Science; Program Director of Criminal Justice, Political Science, and Pre-Law
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Associate Professor of English
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Assistant Professor of Chemistry
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Associate Professor of Communication
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Program Director of Interdisciplinary Studies; Professor of Philosophy
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​Associate Professor of Psychology
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Associate Professor of Anthropology; Department Chair of Culture, History, and Politics
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​Associate Professor of Biology
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Program Director of Theatre; Professor of English; Department Chair of Humanities
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Program Director of Business and Associate Professor of Business
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Katie Otis
Program Director of History; Assistant Professor of History
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Assistant Professor of Business Administration
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Assistant Professor of Exercise and Sport Science
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Associate Professor of Education; Department Chair of Education
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Instructor of Anthropology
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Assistant Professor of Business Administration
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Betty Witcher
Department Chair of Psychology and Business; Professor of Psychology
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