Current Faculty Members

Please visit the Oxford College Directory for a listing of current faculty members.


Faculty Emeriti

Monica M. Ali

Professor of Chemistry. AB, Emmanuel College, 1963; MS, Georgetown University, 1968, PhD, 1971; BSRPh, University of Georgia, 1991

Maria A. Archetto

Associate Professor of Music. BS, Rhode Island College, 1974; MA, Eastman School of Music, University of Rochester, 1979, PhD, 1991

Andrew L. Autry

Professor of Chemistry. BS, University of Georgia, 1956, MS, 1958


Robert Edward Bailey

Professor of Mathematics. BS, Georgia Southern College, 1970; MEd, Armstrong Savannah State College, 1975; MS, Georgia State University, 1980, PhD, 1982

William E. Baird

Professor of Physics. BA, Emory University, 1969; MS, Georgia Institute of Technology, 1972, PhD, 1975, MS, 1983

Steven C. Baker

Professor of Biology. BS, Tennessee Tech University, 1980, MS, 1983; PhD, Southern Illinois University, 1990

Stephen H. Bowen

Dean Emeritus and William R. Kenan, Jr. Professor of Biology. MA, Indiana University; PhD, Rhodes University.

Lucas Carpenter

Charles Howard Candler Professor of English. BS, College of Charleston, 1968; MA, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1973; PhD, State University of New York at Stony Brook, 1982

Eloise Brown Carter

Professor of Biology. AB, Wesleyan College, 1972; MS, Emory University, 1978, PhD, 1983

Camille Cottrell

Associate Professor of Art History. BFA, University of South Carolina, 1978, MA, 1980; PhD, University of Georgia, 2002

Penelope England

Professor of Physical Education and Dance. BSEd, University of Georgia, 1966, MSEd, 1969; PhD, Louisiana State University, 1983

Martha Judith Greer

Professor of Physical Education and Dance. AB, LaGrange College, 1957; MEd, Auburn University, 1961; EdD, University of Georgia, 1972

Stephen W. Henderson

Professor of Geology. BS, Indiana University, 1970, AM, 1974; PhD, University of Georgia, 1984

Clark W. Lemons

Professor of English. BA, Oklahoma City University, 1969; MDiv, Union Theological Seminary, 1972; MA, Emory University, 1974, PhD, 1978; MA, St. John’s College, 1998

Frank L. Maddox

Associate Professor of Economics. BS, Georgia Southern University, 1978; MS, University of Georgia, 1981; PhD, Georgia State University, 1992

William P. McKibben

Professor of Mathematics. BS, Georgia Institute of Technology, 1961, MS, 1963, PhD, 1973

Michael M. McQuaide

Professor of Sociology. BA, Florida State University, 1973; MA, Pennsylvania State University, 1976, PhD, 1979

Delia Nisbet

Associate Professor of German. MA, Georgia State University, 1987; PhD, Emory University, 1992

Patricia L. Owen-Smith

Professor of Psychology. AB, University of Georgia, 1969, MA, 1970, PhD, Georgia State University, 1985

Theodosia R. Wade

Professor in Pedagogy in Biology. BS, Presbyterian College, 1976; MACT, Auburn University, 1980

James M. Warburton

Professor of Spanish. AB, Middlebury College, 1962, MA, 1967; PhD, Emory University, 1973

Jean Welsh

Adjunct Associate Professor of Medicine. BA, Luther College, 1983, MPH, University of Minnesota 1993, PHD, Emory University 2010