Faculty

SWS Faculty

How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment to improve the world.
~Anne Frank

The Social Work and Sociology faculty are happy to answer any questions that you may have about our program. Please do not hesitate to contact us. Click on the link for each of our faculty members to learn more about them.

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Shawn Allen

College of Professional Studies
Department of Social Work & Sociology
Assistant Professor
Director of Field Education

Contact Information
Office: Marsh Hall, Room A213
​Campus Box: F-42
Telephone #: 304-384-5299
E-mail 

 


 
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Dr. Ellen Darden

College of Professional Studies
Department of Social Work & Sociology
Professor of Social Work

Contact Information
Office: Grant House
Campus Box: F-42
Telephone: (304) 716-4307
E-mail

 


 

Dec 16 Yuck.jpgAngela Fedele

College of Professional Studies
Department of Social Work & Sociology
Assistant Professor of Social Work

Contact Information
Office: Grant House
Campus Box: F-42
Telephone: (304) 716-0485
E-mail

 


IngrahamScott_SocialWork.jpgScott Inghram

College of Professional Studies
Department of Social Work & Sociology
Assistant Professor of Social Work

Contact Information
Office: Marsh Hall, Room A107A
Campus Box: D-142
Telephone #: 304-384-5215
E-mail 

 


LuffTracy_Sociology.jpgDr. Tracy Luff
College of Professional Studies
Department of Social Work & Sociology
Professor of Sociology, Program Chair
Concord University Honors Program Director

Contact Information
Office: Marsh Hall, Room A209
Telephone: 304-384-5242
Email

 

 


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Dr. Ida Mills

College of Professional Studies
Department of Social Work & Sociology
Assistant Professor of Social Work

Contact Information
Office: Marsh Hall, Room 210
Campus Box: F-42
Telephone #: 304-384-6083
E-mail

 


 

NishimotoPattie_SocialWork.jpgDr. Patricia Nishimoto

College of Professional Studies
Department of Social Work & Sociology
Assistant Professor of Social Work

Contact Information
Office: Grant House
Campus Box: F-42
Telephone #: 304-716-4997
E-mail

 


 
Lori L.H. Pace Concord University Instructor of Sociology

Lori Pace

College of Professional Studies
Department of Social Work & Sociology
Instructor of Sociology • Internship Coordinator

Contact Information
Office: Marsh Hall, 121, Beckley HEC
Campus Box: F-42
Telephone: 304-256-0270
Email  

 


PendergastJoan_SocialWork.jpgDr. Joan Pendergast

College of Professional Studies
Department of Social Work & Sociology
Interim Department of Social Work & Sociology Chair
Associate Professor of Social Work
BSW Program Director
CSWO Adviser

Contact Information
Office: Marsh Hall, Room A211
Campus Box: F-42
Telephone #: 304-384-5289
E-mail 


 
 

WhittakerSarah_SocialWork.jpgDr. Sarah Whittaker

College of Professional Studies
Department of Social Work & Sociology
Interim Master of Social Work Director
Professor of Social Work
Public IV-E Scholarship Coordinator

Contact Information
Office: Marsh Hall, Room A212
Campus Box: F-42
Telephone #: 304-384-5228
E-mail 


 

Kathy Ball
Telephone: (304) 384-6009
E-mail 
Courses Taught at Concord

  • SOWK 350 Introduction to Community Service

 

Robbin Durham
Telephone: (304) 256-0270
E-mail  
Courses Taught at Concord

  • SOWK 230 Group Dynamics & Interviewing Skills
  • SOWK 236 HBSE Theories
  • SOWK 237 HHBSE Lifespan
  • SOWK 308 Practice with Groups
 

Terri Philpott
Telephone: (304) 384-5282
E-mail  
Courses Taught at Concord

  • SOSC 2851 Introduction Academic Research
  • SOWK 230 Group Dynamics & Interviewing Skills
 

Robin Pruitt
Telephone: (304) 436-8816
E-mail
Courses Taught at Concord

  • SOWK 318 Health & Human Resources Administration
  • SOWK 327 Social Work in Health Care