Faculty and Staff

George A. Abry

Instructor
M.A. - John Hopkins University
317 Cocke Hall
540-464-7045
abryga@vmi.edu

Dr. Reshef Agam-Segal

Associate Professor
Ph.D. - University of Oxford
215 Scott Shipp Hall, Workstation 3
540-464-7627
agam-segalr@vmi.edu

Maj. Kimberly T. Anderson

Visiting Professor of English
Ph.D. – Florida State University
216 Scott Shipp Hall, Workstation 11
540-464-7488
andersonkt@vmi.edu

Maj. Mary S. Atwell, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Ph.D., M.F.A. - Washington University
215 Scott Shipp Hall, Workstation 2
540-464-7030
atwellms@vmi.edu

Lt. Col. Julie P. Brown, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Ph.D. - Cornell University
215 Scott Shipp Hall, Workstation 8
540-464-7562
brownjp@vmi.edu

Maj. Adam W. Cody

Assistant Professor
Ph.D. – The Pennsylvania State University
216 Scott Shipp Hall, Workstation 14
540-464-7349
codyaw@vmi.edu

Annick H. Dupal

Instructor
M.S. - James Madison University
216 Scott Shipp Hall, Workstation 5
540-464-7486
dupalah@vmi.edu

Maj. Patrick J. Eichholz

Assistant Professor
Ph.D. - University of North Carolina
215 Scott Shipp Hall, Workstation 6
540-464-7896
eichholzpj@vmi.edu

Dr. Christian P. Haskett

Instructor
Ph.D. – University of Wisconsin-Madison
502 Cocke Hall
540-464-7481
haskettcp@vmi.edu

Maj. Stephanie L. Hodde, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Ph. D. - University of Illinois at Chicago
501 Cocke Hall
540-464-7057
hoddesl@vmi.edu

Maj. Catharine C. Ingersoll, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Ph.D. - University of Texas at Austin
215 Scott Shipp Hall, Workstation 4
540-464-7482
ingersollcc@vmi.edu

Maj. Michelle B. Iten, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Ph.D. - Texas Christian University
216 Scott Shipp Hall, Workstation 15
540-464-7683
itenmb@vmi.edu

Stephanie A. Johnson

Instructor
Writing Center Consultant
M.A. – The University of Oklahoma
215 Carroll Hall
540-464-7045
johnsonsa@vmi.edu

Dr. William D. Kimsey

Instructor
Ph.D. - Southern Illinois University
201A Preston Library
540-464-7555
kimseywd@vmi.edu

Lt. Col. Steven E. Knepper, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Ph.D. - University of Virginia
215 Scott Shipp Hall, Workstation 1
540-464-7240
knepperse@vmi.edu

Col. Christina R. McDonald, Ph.D.

Professor
Institute Director of Writing
Ph.D. - Texas Christian Univeristy
323C Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7240
mcdonaldcr@vmi.edu

Col. Robert L. McDonald, Ph.D.

Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
Professor
Ph.D. - Texas Christian University
210 Smith Hall
540-464-7212
mcdonaldrl@vmi.edu

Dr. Elizabeth L. McKagen

Instructor
Ph.D. – Virginia Tech
502 Cocke Hall
540-464-7490
mckagenel@vmi.edu

Col. Emily P. Miller, Ph.D.

Department Head
Professor
Holder of Navas-Read Chair in English Literature
Ph.D. - University of Virginia
323D Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7240
millerep@vmi.edu

Melinda Ramsey

Administrative Assistant
206 Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7240
ramseymk@vmi.edu

Dr. Duncan J. Richter

Professor
Ph.D. - University of Virginia
216 Scott Shipp Hall, Workstation 13
540-464-7735
richterdj@vmi.edu

Douglas N. Smith

Instructor
M.A. - Regent University
216 Scott Shipp Hall, Workstation 10
540-464-7893
smithdn@vmi.edu

Kerry M. Smith

Instructor
M.A. – James Madison University
215 Scott Shipp Hall, Workstation 1
540-464-7455
smithkm@vmi.edu

Mattie Q. Smith

Instructor
M.A. - Hollins University
215 Scott Shipp Hall, Workstation 5
540-464-7186
smithmq@vmi.edu

Sydney Tammarine

Instructor
M.F.A. - Hollins University
317 Cocke Hall
540-464-7484
tammarinese@vmi.edu

Lt. Col. Pennie J. Ticen, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Ph.D. - University of Massachusetts, Amherst
215 Scott Shipp Hall, Workstation 7
540-464-7479
ticenpj@vmi.edu

Jordan M. Whitman

Instructor
M.A. – Liberty University
100 Moody Hall
540-464-7221
whitmanjm@vmi.edu

Maj. Henry A. Wise, III

Assistant Professor
M.F.A. - University of Mississippi
216 Scott Shipp Hall, Workstation 12
540-464-7037
wiseha@vmi.edu

Dr. Christopher S. Yates

Instructor
Ph.D. – Boston College
502 Cocke Hall
540-464-7429
yatescs@vmi.edu