The Honors Team

The Honors Team

Faculty

Beth Meyer-Bernstein, Ph.D.
Dean
Associate Professor of Biology
Contact: 843.953.7154 or honors@cofc.edu

Bryan Ganaway, Ph.D.
Honors Faculty Fellow
Interim Associate Dean
Director of Academic Advising
Director of the International Scholars Program
Contact: 843.953.6451 or ganawayb@cofc.edu

Lancie Affonso '96 (M.S. '08), M.I.B.S.
Honors Faculty Fellow
Director of Honors Entrepreneurship Living Learning Community (E-LLC)
Instructor, Department of Management and Marketing
Instructor, Department of Computer Science 
Contact: 843.214.5730 or affonsol@cofc.edu 

Timothy Barker, Ph.D.
Honors Faculty Fellow
Associate Professor of Chemistry
Contact: 843.953.7182 or barkertj@cofc.edu 

Brian Bossak, Ph.D.
Honors Faculty Fellow
Associate Professor of Public Health
Contact: 843.953.1129 or bossakbh@cofc.edu 

Charlie Calvert, M.F.A.
Associate Professor of Theatre
Director of Undergraduate Research and Creative Activities
Contact: calvertcc@cofc.edu; urca@cofc.edu

Jennifer A. Cavalli, Ph.D.
Honors Advising Fellow
Interim Assistant Director of Student Engagement
Adjunct Professor of Women's and Gender Studies
Contact: cavallija@cofc.edu

Jesslyn Collins-Frohlich, Ph.D.
Instructor, Department of English
Director of Nationally Competitive Awards
Contact: collinsfrohlichjr@cofc.edu; nationalawards@cofc.edu  

John J. Culhane, J.D. 
Scholar in Residence
Contact: 843-243-0577; jjculhane@mac.com

Bryan Ganaway, Ph.D.
Honors Faculty Fellow
Director of Academic Advising
Director of the International Scholars Program
Contact: 843.953.6451 or ganawayb@cofc.edu

Renaud Geslain, Ph.D.
Honors Advising Fellow
Assistant Professor of Biology
Contact: 843.953.8080 or geslainr@cofc.edu 

Morgan Hughey, Ph.D.
Honors Faculty Fellow
Assistant Professor of Public Health
Contact: 843.953.8242 or hugheysm@cofc.edu 

Max Kovalov, Ph.D.
Honors Advising Fellow
Adjunct Professor of International Studies
Contact: 843.953.1029 or kovalovm@cofc.edu

Michael Lee, Ph.D.
Honors Faculty Fellow
Associate Professor of Communication
Contact: 843.953.7017 or leem@cofc.edu

James Malm, Ph.D.
Director of the Honors Program in Business
Assistant Professor of Finance
Contact: 843.953.5192 or malmj@cofc.edu

Ryan Milner, Ph.D.
Honors Faculty Fellow
Associate Professor of Communication
Contact: 843.953.5787 or milnerrm@cofc.edu

David Parisi, Ph.D.
Honors Faculty Fellow
Associate Professor of Communication
Contact: 843.953.7017 or parisid@cofc.edu

Brooke Falk Permenter ’06, Ph.D.
Honors Faculty Fellow
Director of Student Engagement 
Adjunct Lecturer 
Contact: 843.953.0674 or falkb@cofc.edu

Kate Pfile '04, Ph.D.
Honors Faculty Fellow
Associate Professor of Exercise Science
Contact: 843.953.3607 or pfilekr@cofc.edu  

Jen Wright, Ph.D.
Honors Faculty Fellow
Associate Professor of Psychology
Contact: 943.953.8196 or wrightjj1@cofc.edu

Staff

Chris Bailey '12/'15 (M.S., M.P.A.)
Director of Marketing and Admissions 
Contact: crbailey@cofc.edu

Sarah Kell
Assistant to the Associate Dean
Contact: kellse@cofc.edu

Mary Moser '92 B.A.
Office Manager and Executive Assistant to the Dean
Contact: 843.953.5710 or moserm@cofc.edu

Nick Plasmati '18 M.F.A. 
Assistant Director of Academic Programs
Contact: 843.953.7154 or plasmatinc@cofc.edu

Elizabeth Burdette Roberts '14 M.A.
Associate Director of Admissions
Contact: 843.953.5937 or robertseb1@cofc.edu

Graduate Assistants

Lauren Cortese
Graduate Assistant, First Year Experience
Contact: cortesele@cofc.edu

Joshua Garcia
Graduate Assistant, First Year Experience
Contact: garciajg@cofc.edu

Bianca Warfield
Graduate Assistant, Office of Nationally Competitive Awards
Contact: warfieldbm@cofc.edu

2020-2021 Honors Committee

Kate Pfile (Chair), Health and Human Performance
Lancie Affonso, Computer Science 
Erin Beutel, Geology and Environmental Geosciences
Paige Bressler, Accounting and Legal Studies
Mike Maher, French, Francophone, and Italian Studies
Gabrielle Principe, Psychology
Jessica Streit, Art and Architectural History
Student Representative TBA
Ex-officio non-voting member: Honors College Dean (or dean's designee)