Our Team


Colleen Scott Ava Vinesett Donna Lisker
Colleen Scott
Program Director
Ava LaVonne Vinesett
Faculty Director

Donna Lisker



Dr. Jenny Wood-Crowley
Faculty Director

Leslie Maxwell
Faculty Director

Dr. Brenda Jamerson
Faculty Director


Dr. Rebecca Bach, Associate Professor of the Practice Emerita, Sociology
Dr. Ana Barros, James L. Meriam Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering
Dr. Sherryl Broverman, Associate Professor of the Practice, Biology
Dr. Ann Brown, Vice Dean for Faculty (School of Medicine)
Dr. April Brown, John Cocke Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering
Dr. Li-Chen Chin, Adjunct Instructor, Education
Dr. Sheila Dillon, Professor, Art, Art History and Visual Studies
Dr. Christine Drea, Earl D. McLean Professor, Evolutionary Anthropology
Dr. Thavolia Glymph, Professor, History
Dr. Frances Graham, Adjunct Professor of Higher Education Administration (NC Central University)
Dr. Stephanie Helms Pickett, Associate Vice Provost for Diversity Engagement, Training, and Education (NC State)
Dr. Nancy Hill, Charles Bigelow Professor, Education (Harvard)
Dr. Wesley Hogan, Research Professor, Franklin Humanities Institute
Dr. Emily Klein, Professor, Earth and Ocean Sciences
Dr. Katia Koelle, Associate Professor, Biology (Emory University)
Dr. Susan Lozier, Dean of the College of Sciences (Georgia Tech)
Dr. Eboni Marshall Turman, Assistant Professor, Theology and African American Religion (Yale University Divinity School)
Leslie Maxwell, Instructor, Thompson Writing Program
Dr. Sucheta Mazumdar, Associate Professor, History
Dr. Terrie Moffitt, Nannerl O. Keohane University Professor, Psychology and Neuroscience
Dr. Jean Fox O'Barr, University Distinguished Service Professor of the Practice Emeritus of Education
Dr. Alyssa Perz, Lecturer, Biology
Dr. Lillian Pierce, Associate Professor, Mathematics
Dr. Michele Rasmussen, Dean of Students in the University (University of Chicago)
Dr. Martha Reeves, Professor of the Practice, Sociology
Dr. Chantal Reid, Emerita Assistant Professor of the Practice, Environmental Sciences and Policy
Dr. Judith Ruderman, Visiting Professor, English
Dr. M. Kathy Rudy, Professor, Gender, Sexuality and Feminist Studies
Dr. Rachel Seidman, Adjunct Assistant Professor, History (UNC-Chapel Hill)            
Dr. Rebecca Simmons, Associate Professor of the Practice, Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science
Dr. Kristine Stiles, France Family Professor, Art, Art History, and Visual Studies
Dr. Rebecca Vidra, Senior Lecturer, Environmental Sciences and Policy
Ava LaVonne Vinesett, Associate Professor of the Practice, Dance
Kathleen Wallace, Athletic Ombudsman, U.S. Olympic Committee
Dr. Melissa Watt, Research Associate Professor, Population Health Sciences (University of Utah)