Faculty & Staff


Urban Studies Committee

The following faculty members direct the Urban Studies Program and provide courses for the interdisciplinary programs.


John Bass, Program Manager - Mike Curb Institute for Music

Sarah Boyle, Assistant Professor of Biology

Peter Hossler, Assistant Professor of Urban Studies

Kendra Hotz, Associate Professor of Religious Studies

Charles Hughes, Faculty Fellow in History at the Memphis Center

Heather Jamerson, Assistant Professor of Sociology

Gail Murray, Associate Professor of History

Evelyn Perry, Assistant Professor of Anthropology and Sociology

Elizabeth Thomas, Director of Urban Studies and Associate Professor of Psychology