Philosophy, Politics, and Economics Faculty

Dr. W. Alan Bartley
  • Dr. W. Alan Bartley
  • Associate Professor of Economics;
  • Ph.D., Vanderbilt University, 2000
    M.A., Vanderbilt University, 1998
    B.A., Transylvania University, 1993
Dr. Michael Cairo
  • Dr. Michael Cairo
  • Associate Dean for Academic Affairs;
  • Ph.D., University of Virginia, 1999
    M.A., University of Virginia, 1994
    B.A., S.U.N.Y. College at Geneseo, 1992
Dr. Ellen Cox
  • Dr. Ellen Cox
  • Associate Professor of Philosophy;
  • Ph.D., Philosophy, DePaul University, 2001
    M.A., Philosophy, DePaul University, 1997
    B.A., Philosophy and History, Miami University of Ohio, 1993
Dr. Don Dugi
  • Dr. Don Dugi
  • Professor of Political Science;
  • Ph.D., Purdue University, 1981
    M.A., St. Mary's University, 1971
    B.A., St. Mary's University, 1969
Dr. G. Rod Erfani
  • Dr. G. Rod Erfani
  • Professor of Economics
  • Ph.D., The Florida State University, 1984
    M.A., Florida Atlantic University, 1976
    B.S., National University, 1972
Dr. Simona Fojtova
  • Dr. Simona Fojtova
  • Associate Professor of Women's Studies;
  • Ph.D., University of New Mexico, 2006
    M.A.., University of New Mexico, 1998
    B.A., Masaryk University, 1996
Dr. Peter Fosl
  • Dr. Peter Fosl
  • Professor of Philosophy
  • Ph.D., Emory University, 1992
    M.A., Emory University, 1990
    B.A., Bucknell University, 1985
Dr. John Svarlien
  • Dr. John Svarlien
  • Professor of Classics; Program Director
  • Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin, 1989
    M.A., The Florida State University, 1981
    B.A., University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, 1976
Dr. Geoffrey Williams
  • Dr. Geoffrey Williams
  • Assistant Professor of Economics;
  • Ph.D., M.A., Economics, Rutgers University, 2012, 2009
    M.B.A., Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, 1999
    B.F.A., Acting, New York University, 1991
U.S. politics
Public policy
Skepticism
History of philosophy
Post-structuralism
Queer theory
American foreign policy
The presidency in foreign policy
Feminist Theory and Queer Theory
Transnational Feminism
Latin literature
Greek literature
Microeconomics
Public policy issues
International Economics
Economic Growth and Development
Applied theory
Econometrics